The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 82 123 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.30% 7.21% 8.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.04% 16.92% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 70 99 116
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
Computer Science
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
629 727 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.97% 42.59% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 497 566 542
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bristol region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bristol

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 150 (85.23%) Degree
2 91 (51.70%) Java
3 87 (49.43%) Software Engineering
4 67 (38.07%) SQL
5 66 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (30.68%) Finance
7 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
7 51 (28.98%) HTML
8 48 (27.27%) Spring
8 48 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 45 (25.57%) XML
10 42 (23.86%) Banking
11 41 (23.30%) C++
12 38 (21.59%) OO
13 35 (19.89%) QA
14 31 (17.61%) CSS
14 31 (17.61%) Oracle
15 30 (17.05%) J2EE
15 30 (17.05%) Open Source
16 29 (16.48%) C#
16 29 (16.48%) TDD
17 28 (15.91%) Web Services
17 28 (15.91%) Security Cleared
18 27 (15.34%) SQL Server
18 27 (15.34%) .NET
19 26 (14.77%) Eclipse
20 25 (14.20%) JBoss
20 25 (14.20%) C
20 25 (14.20%) WebLogic
20 25 (14.20%) WebSphere

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (14.20%) WebLogic
1 25 (14.20%) JBoss
1 25 (14.20%) WebSphere
2 13 (7.39%) Joomla!
2 13 (7.39%) Alfresco
2 13 (7.39%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (3.98%) Apache
3 7 (3.98%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.84%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) CMS
5 1 (0.57%) WordPress
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.68%) SaaS
2 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.27%) PaaS
3 4 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) Internet
2 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.70%) Wireless
3 2 (1.14%) HSPA
3 2 (1.14%) LTE
3 2 (1.14%) GPRS
3 2 (1.14%) GSM
3 2 (1.14%) CDMA2000
3 2 (1.14%) DVB
3 2 (1.14%) DLNA
4 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.57%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.57%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.34%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.80%) RDBMS
2 19 (10.80%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.39%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.27%) Big Data
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.14%) MySQL
8 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (14.77%) Eclipse
2 25 (14.20%) Eclipse RCP
3 21 (11.93%) JUnit
4 20 (11.36%) Maven
4 20 (11.36%) Ant
5 17 (9.66%) Git (software)
6 13 (7.39%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.55%) Subversion
8 7 (3.98%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.57%) MSTest
11 1 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.57%) Mockito
11 1 (0.57%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.57%) JIRA
11 1 (0.57%) Selenium
11 1 (0.57%) jMock
11 1 (0.57%) PVCS
11 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 54 (30.68%) Finance
2 42 (23.86%) Banking
3 25 (14.20%) French Language
4 19 (10.80%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.11%) Games
6 7 (3.98%) Electronics
7 5 (2.84%) Retail
8 4 (2.27%) Law
9 3 (1.70%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.14%) Automotive
10 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.14%) Advertising
10 2 (1.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.57%) Marketing
11 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Developer
2 60 (34.09%) Software Engineer
3 36 (20.45%) Graduate
4 33 (18.75%) Junior
5 25 (14.20%) Java Software Engineer
6 24 (13.64%) Java Developer
7 21 (11.93%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 17 (9.66%) Junior Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Junior Software Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Project Manager
11 12 (6.82%) Software Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Junior Software Developer
12 7 (3.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (3.98%) Architect
12 7 (3.98%) Technical Project Manager
12 7 (3.98%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.98%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.98%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.98%) HTML
2 48 (27.27%) Spring
3 45 (25.57%) XML
4 31 (17.61%) CSS
5 30 (17.05%) J2EE
6 28 (15.91%) Web Services
7 27 (15.34%) .NET
8 25 (14.20%) GWT
9 23 (13.07%) Hibernate
10 21 (11.93%) HTML5
11 16 (9.09%) JPA
12 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET
13 14 (7.95%) SOAP
13 14 (7.95%) XHTML
13 14 (7.95%) Spring MVC
14 13 (7.39%) Apache Flex
14 13 (7.39%) Spring Web Flow
14 13 (7.39%) Dojo
14 13 (7.39%) JMS
14 13 (7.39%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.05%) Open Source
2 21 (11.93%) Mathematics
3 18 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (9.66%) Algorithms
5 15 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (8.52%) Data Structures
6 13 (7.39%) Inversion of Control
6 13 (7.39%) SWIFT
6 13 (7.39%) RIA
6 13 (7.39%) Client/Server
6 13 (7.39%) N-Tier
7 10 (5.68%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.84%) BBC
10 4 (2.27%) Physics
11 3 (1.70%) Verilog
11 3 (1.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.70%) DTV
11 3 (1.70%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.20%) Android
2 24 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 18 (10.23%) UNIX
4 12 (6.82%) Linux
5 10 (5.68%) Windows
6 5 (2.84%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (49.43%) Software Engineering
2 66 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 38 (21.59%) OO
5 29 (16.48%) TDD
6 25 (14.20%) Problem Management
7 24 (13.64%) Scrum
7 24 (13.64%) UML
8 23 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.80%) MVC
10 16 (9.09%) Web Development
11 14 (7.95%) Project Management
11 14 (7.95%) iOS Development
12 13 (7.39%) Android Development
13 11 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 10 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (5.11%) Resource Management
16 8 (4.55%) OOD
17 7 (3.98%) OOP
17 7 (3.98%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 91 (51.70%) Java
2 67 (38.07%) SQL
3 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
4 41 (23.30%) C++
5 29 (16.48%) C#
6 25 (14.20%) C
7 20 (11.36%) Perl
8 15 (8.52%) Python
9 6 (3.41%) Ruby
9 6 (3.41%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.27%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.27%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.27%) Jython
11 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.70%) VBA
11 3 (1.70%) VB
11 3 (1.70%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.70%) PHP
12 2 (1.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 150 (85.23%) Degree
2 28 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 25 (14.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.98%) PhD
5 5 (2.84%) VCP4
6 4 (2.27%) PMP
6 4 (2.27%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.57%) HNC
8 1 (0.57%) HND
8 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.89%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) JTAG
2 2 (1.14%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.14%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.27%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) Puppet
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (2.27%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) MOM
2 1 (0.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (17.61%) Oracle
2 17 (9.66%) VMware
3 16 (9.09%) IBM
4 14 (7.95%) Google
5 10 (5.68%) Adobe
6 9 (5.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.84%) HP
7 5 (2.84%) Nokia
7 5 (2.84%) Siemens
7 5 (2.84%) Toshiba
7 5 (2.84%) BT
8 2 (1.14%) ESRI
8 2 (1.14%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.57%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) Perforce
9 1 (0.57%) Netezza
9 1 (0.57%) Synopsys
9 1 (0.57%) Magma
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol City Council
Salary: Competitive, up to 20% MRP
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nomensa Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago