The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 133 151 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.33% 9.33% 6.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.24% 25.21% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 101 143 99
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
598 599 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.95% 37.00% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 445 507 435
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South West

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 28 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 245 (84.78%) Degree
2 118 (40.83%) Java
3 117 (40.48%) Software Engineering
4 98 (33.91%) SQL
5 86 (29.76%) Finance
6 69 (23.88%) HTML
6 69 (23.88%) Unit Testing
7 67 (23.18%) Spring
8 64 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (21.45%) SQL Server
10 61 (21.11%) JavaScript
11 60 (20.76%) Windows
12 58 (20.07%) OO
13 55 (19.03%) XML
13 55 (19.03%) C++
14 52 (17.99%) MySQL
14 52 (17.99%) Web Services
15 51 (17.65%) Banking
16 48 (16.61%) Scrum
16 48 (16.61%) Relational Database
17 46 (15.92%) QA
17 46 (15.92%) Microsoft
18 45 (15.57%) Linux
19 44 (15.22%) C#
20 41 (14.19%) TDD
20 41 (14.19%) jQuery
21 40 (13.84%) Enterprise Software
21 40 (13.84%) RDBMS
21 40 (13.84%) Eclipse
22 39 (13.49%) CSS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 39 (13.49%) WebSphere
2 36 (12.46%) WebLogic
3 17 (5.88%) IIS
4 16 (5.54%) Apache ServiceMix
5 10 (3.46%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.08%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.73%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.73%) Alfresco
8 5 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.73%) Apache
9 4 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.35%) Node.js
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.35%) nginx
10 1 (0.35%) WordPress
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.50%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (5.19%) Magento
2 14 (4.84%) Shopify
3 5 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.54%) SaaS
2 12 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.27%) SAN
2 14 (4.84%) VPN
2 14 (4.84%) Firewall
3 13 (4.50%) DNS
4 10 (3.46%) HTTP
5 9 (3.11%) IPsec
5 9 (3.11%) VoIP
5 9 (3.11%) SMTP
6 8 (2.77%) ISDN
6 8 (2.77%) H.323
6 8 (2.77%) PPTP
6 8 (2.77%) Network Security
7 7 (2.42%) LDAP
8 6 (2.08%) Internet
9 5 (1.73%) DHCP
10 4 (1.38%) Intranet
10 4 (1.38%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.04%) NAS
12 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.45%) SQL Server
2 52 (17.99%) MySQL
3 48 (16.61%) Relational Database
4 40 (13.84%) RDBMS
5 23 (7.96%) Big Data
6 16 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (4.84%) Hazelcast
8 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.35%) DB2
13 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (13.84%) Eclipse
2 34 (11.76%) Eclipse RCP
3 33 (11.42%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.96%) Ant
4 23 (7.96%) JUnit
5 21 (7.27%) Maven
6 17 (5.88%) PHPUnit
7 16 (5.54%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.08%) Subversion
10 5 (1.73%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.73%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.69%) Selenium
13 1 (0.35%) Behat
13 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
General
1 86 (29.76%) Finance
2 51 (17.65%) Banking
3 34 (11.76%) French Language
4 24 (8.30%) Games
5 19 (6.57%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.84%) Retail
7 12 (4.15%) Back Office
8 6 (2.08%) Local Government
9 5 (1.73%) Marketing
10 4 (1.38%) Electronics
10 4 (1.38%) Military
11 3 (1.04%) Publishing
12 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.35%) German Language
12 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.35%) Legal
12 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (35.29%) Developer
2 81 (28.03%) Software Engineer
3 57 (19.72%) Graduate
4 36 (12.46%) Java Software Engineer
5 35 (12.11%) Junior
6 24 (8.30%) Software Developer
6 24 (8.30%) Architect
7 23 (7.96%) Java Developer
8 21 (7.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 21 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 20 (6.92%) Technical Architect
9 20 (6.92%) PHP Developer
10 19 (6.57%) Junior Software Engineer
11 18 (6.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 17 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
12 17 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
12 17 (5.88%) .NET Developer
13 16 (5.54%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 12 (4.15%) iOS Developer
15 11 (3.81%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (23.88%) HTML
2 67 (23.18%) Spring
3 55 (19.03%) XML
4 52 (17.99%) Web Services
5 41 (14.19%) jQuery
6 39 (13.49%) CSS
7 34 (11.76%) .NET
7 34 (11.76%) GWT
8 28 (9.69%) RESTful
9 27 (9.34%) J2EE
10 25 (8.65%) ASP.NET
11 21 (7.27%) JSP
12 19 (6.57%) XSLT
12 19 (6.57%) Hibernate
13 18 (6.23%) Servlets
13 18 (6.23%) WebSphere MQ
13 18 (6.23%) JMS
14 16 (5.54%) Struts
14 16 (5.54%) .NET Framework
14 16 (5.54%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.84%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (10.73%) Open Source
3 20 (6.92%) N-Tier
4 18 (6.23%) Client/Server
4 18 (6.23%) Mathematics
4 18 (6.23%) SWIFT
4 18 (6.23%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.81%) GIS
7 9 (3.11%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.42%) Physics
9 5 (1.73%) RIA
9 5 (1.73%) Social Network
9 5 (1.73%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.35%) Statistics
10 1 (0.35%) Informatics
10 1 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.76%) Windows
2 45 (15.57%) Linux
3 30 (10.38%) UNIX
4 20 (6.92%) Apple iOS
5 16 (5.54%) Mac OS X
6 15 (5.19%) Ubuntu
7 14 (4.84%) Fedora
7 14 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (4.84%) CentOS
8 10 (3.46%) Android
9 8 (2.77%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.73%) AIX
12 4 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (40.48%) Software Engineering
2 69 (23.88%) Unit Testing
3 64 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (20.07%) OO
5 48 (16.61%) Scrum
6 41 (14.19%) TDD
7 36 (12.46%) Problem Management
8 26 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (8.65%) ITIL
10 24 (8.30%) UML
11 21 (7.27%) OOD
12 17 (5.88%) iOS Development
12 17 (5.88%) OO PHP
12 17 (5.88%) Web Development
13 16 (5.54%) MVC
13 16 (5.54%) PRINCE2
13 16 (5.54%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (5.19%) Project Management
15 13 (4.50%) Service Management
15 13 (4.50%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.83%) Java
2 98 (33.91%) SQL
3 61 (21.11%) JavaScript
4 55 (19.03%) C++
5 44 (15.22%) C#
6 35 (12.11%) PHP
7 32 (11.07%) C
8 19 (6.57%) Python
9 15 (5.19%) PHP5
10 12 (4.15%) Objective-C
11 11 (3.81%) Ruby
11 11 (3.81%) Lisp
12 10 (3.46%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.77%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.42%) VB
15 4 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.04%) VBA
16 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.69%) Perl
17 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 245 (84.78%) Degree
2 29 (10.03%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.96%) SC Cleared
4 21 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.08%) CCNA
5 6 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.73%) CCNP
6 5 (1.73%) CISSP
7 4 (1.38%) MCP
7 4 (1.38%) MCSD
7 4 (1.38%) HND
7 4 (1.38%) MCSE
8 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.35%) EnCE
9 1 (0.35%) GCIA
9 1 (0.35%) GCIH
9 1 (0.35%) GCFA
9 1 (0.35%) CISA
9 1 (0.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.92%) QA
2 10 (3.46%) SLA
3 5 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.73%) HMG Infosec
4 4 (1.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.35%) COSO
System Software
1 36 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.77%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.38%) NFS
4 4 (1.38%) Samba
4 4 (1.38%) Xen
4 4 (1.38%) GPFS
5 1 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (2.77%) Nagios
1 8 (2.77%) logstash
2 4 (1.38%) Bcfg2
3 3 (1.04%) Puppet
3 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.35%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 46 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.49%) VMware
3 38 (13.15%) Oracle
4 36 (12.46%) JBoss
5 19 (6.57%) Google
5 19 (6.57%) IBM
5 19 (6.57%) Red Hat
6 16 (5.54%) Zend
7 11 (3.81%) ESRI
8 9 (3.11%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.42%) Twitter
10 6 (2.08%) Cisco
10 6 (2.08%) ArcSight
11 5 (1.73%) Adobe
11 5 (1.73%) Intel
12 2 (0.69%) Sybase
13 1 (0.35%) hybris
13 1 (0.35%) Infoblox
13 1 (0.35%) LogLogic
13 1 (0.35%) Facebook
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
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Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
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