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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 82 132 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.18% 7.20% 9.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.46% 16.86% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 69 101 145
Average salary £37,919 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.67% -
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 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
658 783 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.55% 42.69% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 545 600 602
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
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 31 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 145 (83.82%) Degree
2 83 (47.98%) Software Engineering
3 82 (47.40%) Java
4 70 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (36.42%) SQL
6 47 (27.17%) Finance
7 45 (26.01%) JavaScript
8 40 (23.12%) XML
9 39 (22.54%) C++
9 39 (22.54%) HTML
9 39 (22.54%) Unit Testing
10 37 (21.39%) OO
11 36 (20.81%) Banking
11 36 (20.81%) Spring
12 29 (16.76%) C#
12 29 (16.76%) .NET
12 29 (16.76%) QA
13 27 (15.61%) CSS
13 27 (15.61%) Open Source
14 26 (15.03%) Oracle
15 24 (13.87%) TDD
16 23 (13.29%) Mathematics
16 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
16 23 (13.29%) J2EE
16 23 (13.29%) C
16 23 (13.29%) Web Services
17 22 (12.72%) Scrum
18 21 (12.14%) Security Cleared
19 20 (11.56%) SC Cleared
19 20 (11.56%) Telecoms

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (11.56%) WebLogic
1 20 (11.56%) JBoss
2 19 (10.98%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.78%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.78%) Apache ServiceMix
4 9 (5.20%) Apache
5 8 (4.62%) Joomla!
5 8 (4.62%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.31%) Node.js
8 1 (0.58%) WordPress
8 1 (0.58%) Liferay
8 1 (0.58%) SAS
8 1 (0.58%) CMS
8 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Photoshop
1 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.51%) SaaS
2 7 (4.05%) PaaS
2 7 (4.05%) IaaS
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.51%) Internet
2 3 (1.73%) Wireless
3 2 (1.16%) HSPA
3 2 (1.16%) LTE
3 2 (1.16%) GPRS
3 2 (1.16%) GSM
3 2 (1.16%) CDMA2000
4 1 (0.58%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.58%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) NAS
4 1 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.67%) RDBMS
2 15 (8.67%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.05%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.89%) Big Data
7 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Eclipse
2 19 (10.98%) Eclipse RCP
3 16 (9.25%) JUnit
4 15 (8.67%) Ant
4 15 (8.67%) Maven
5 14 (8.09%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.78%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.47%) Subversion
8 5 (2.89%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.58%) PVCS
10 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.58%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.58%) MSTest
10 1 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.58%) Mockito
10 1 (0.58%) JIRA
10 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 47 (27.17%) Finance
2 36 (20.81%) Banking
3 20 (11.56%) Telecoms
4 19 (10.98%) French Language
5 7 (4.05%) Games
6 6 (3.47%) Law
7 5 (2.89%) Electronics
8 4 (2.31%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.73%) Advertising
9 3 (1.73%) Retail
10 2 (1.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.58%) Publishing
11 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.58%) Local Government
11 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (39.88%) Developer
2 53 (30.64%) Software Engineer
3 36 (20.81%) Graduate
4 33 (19.08%) Junior
5 22 (12.72%) Java Developer
6 19 (10.98%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (10.98%) Junior Developer
6 19 (10.98%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) Project Manager
8 13 (7.51%) Graduate Developer
9 12 (6.94%) Junior Software Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Architect
12 9 (5.20%) .NET Developer
12 9 (5.20%) Junior Java Software Engineer
13 8 (4.62%) Software Manager
13 8 (4.62%) Software Project Manager
14 7 (4.05%) Technical Manager
14 7 (4.05%) J2EE Developer
14 7 (4.05%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.12%) XML
2 39 (22.54%) HTML
3 36 (20.81%) Spring
4 29 (16.76%) .NET
5 27 (15.61%) CSS
6 23 (13.29%) J2EE
6 23 (13.29%) Web Services
7 19 (10.98%) GWT
8 17 (9.83%) HTML5
8 17 (9.83%) Hibernate
9 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET
10 11 (6.36%) JSP
10 11 (6.36%) Servlets
10 11 (6.36%) JPA
11 10 (5.78%) XSLT
11 10 (5.78%) JMS
11 10 (5.78%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (5.78%) OSGi
12 9 (5.20%) MyBatis
12 9 (5.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Open Source
2 23 (13.29%) Mathematics
3 18 (10.40%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (10.40%) Algorithms
4 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (9.25%) Data Structures
6 13 (7.51%) Management Information System
7 10 (5.78%) Client/Server
7 10 (5.78%) N-Tier
7 10 (5.78%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (5.78%) SWIFT
8 8 (4.62%) RIA
9 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
9 7 (4.05%) BBC
10 4 (2.31%) Physics
10 4 (2.31%) Social Media
11 3 (1.73%) iPad
11 3 (1.73%) iPhone
11 3 (1.73%) Verilog
11 3 (1.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.40%) Apple iOS
2 17 (9.83%) Android
2 17 (9.83%) UNIX
3 13 (7.51%) Linux
4 7 (4.05%) Windows
5 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.73%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (47.98%) Software Engineering
2 70 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (22.54%) Unit Testing
4 37 (21.39%) OO
5 24 (13.87%) TDD
6 22 (12.72%) Scrum
7 19 (10.98%) UML
7 19 (10.98%) Problem Management
7 19 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.40%) MVC
9 15 (8.67%) Project Management
9 15 (8.67%) Web Development
10 12 (6.94%) iOS Development
11 11 (6.36%) Resource Management
11 11 (6.36%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (5.20%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.62%) Mobile Development
14 8 (4.62%) Android Development
14 8 (4.62%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (47.40%) Java
2 63 (36.42%) SQL
3 45 (26.01%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.54%) C++
5 29 (16.76%) C#
6 23 (13.29%) C
7 20 (11.56%) Perl
8 15 (8.67%) Python
9 6 (3.47%) Jython
9 6 (3.47%) Ruby
10 4 (2.31%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.73%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.16%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.16%) Tcl
12 2 (1.16%) Ada
12 2 (1.16%) PHP
12 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 145 (83.82%) Degree
2 21 (12.14%) Security Cleared
3 20 (11.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.05%) PhD
5 5 (2.89%) PMP
5 5 (2.89%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) ISEB
6 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.76%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) JTAG
2 2 (1.16%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.16%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.47%) VirtualBox
2 6 (3.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (4.62%) Puppet
2 7 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (3.47%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.58%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (15.03%) Oracle
2 17 (9.83%) VMware
3 12 (6.94%) IBM
4 11 (6.36%) Google
5 8 (4.62%) Adobe
6 7 (4.05%) HP
6 7 (4.05%) Nokia
6 7 (4.05%) Siemens
6 7 (4.05%) Toshiba
6 7 (4.05%) BT
7 5 (2.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.58%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.58%) SAP
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.58%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.58%) Perforce
8 1 (0.58%) ESRI
8 1 (0.58%) Synopsys
8 1 (0.58%) Magma
8 1 (0.58%) Cadence
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture, bonus + benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago