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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 151 185 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.47% 10.22% 8.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.11% 26.70% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 114 163 139
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
683 693 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.78% 38.27% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 529 570 433
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 256 (84.21%) Degree
2 135 (44.41%) SQL
3 113 (37.17%) Software Engineering
4 112 (36.84%) Java
5 100 (32.89%) JavaScript
6 97 (31.91%) HTML
7 89 (29.28%) OO
8 80 (26.32%) Finance
9 78 (25.66%) SQL Server
10 74 (24.34%) MySQL
11 73 (24.01%) Microsoft
12 68 (22.37%) CSS
12 68 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (21.05%) jQuery
14 61 (20.07%) C#
15 59 (19.41%) C++
16 57 (18.75%) .NET
17 56 (18.42%) Scrum
18 55 (18.09%) PHP
19 53 (17.43%) XML
20 50 (16.45%) Windows
20 50 (16.45%) Oracle
21 45 (14.80%) C
22 43 (14.14%) Web Services
23 42 (13.82%) Mathematics
23 42 (13.82%) Spring
23 42 (13.82%) Enterprise Software
24 39 (12.83%) Banking
25 38 (12.50%) Unit Testing
25 38 (12.50%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (12.17%) WebSphere
2 34 (11.18%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.95%) Apache
4 8 (2.63%) IIS
5 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.64%) CMS
7 4 (1.32%) Node.js
7 4 (1.32%) WordPress
8 3 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (0.99%) Drupal
8 3 (0.99%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.66%) SAS
9 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.95%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.32%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) FastStats
4 2 (0.66%) SPSS
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.29%) Magento
2 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.97%) Shopify
3 5 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.33%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.28%) Firewall
1 13 (4.28%) SAN
2 10 (3.29%) VPN
2 10 (3.29%) DNS
2 10 (3.29%) HTTP
3 9 (2.96%) SMTP
4 7 (2.30%) Network Security
5 6 (1.97%) IPsec
5 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.97%) ISDN
5 6 (1.97%) VoIP
5 6 (1.97%) WAN
6 5 (1.64%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.64%) SNMP
6 5 (1.64%) LDAP
6 5 (1.64%) Wireless
6 5 (1.64%) H.323
6 5 (1.64%) PPTP
7 4 (1.32%) NetScreen
7 4 (1.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 74 (24.34%) MySQL
3 38 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 25 (8.22%) RDBMS
5 23 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (5.92%) Big Data
8 15 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (4.61%) Hazelcast
10 9 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (2.63%) QlikView
12 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.64%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
16 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
17 2 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.86%) PHPUnit
3 31 (10.20%) Eclipse
4 29 (9.54%) Eclipse RCP
5 16 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 16 (5.26%) Ant
5 16 (5.26%) JUnit
6 7 (2.30%) Maven
7 6 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.64%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.64%) JDeveloper
9 4 (1.32%) Selenium
10 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.99%) LLVM
10 3 (0.99%) Subversion
11 1 (0.33%) Grunt
11 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
General
1 80 (26.32%) Finance
2 39 (12.83%) Banking
3 32 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 29 (9.54%) French Language
5 20 (6.58%) Retail
6 17 (5.59%) Marketing
7 14 (4.61%) Games
8 6 (1.97%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.97%) Advertising
9 5 (1.64%) Military
9 5 (1.64%) Back Office
10 4 (1.32%) Automotive
10 4 (1.32%) Legal
11 2 (0.66%) Electronics
11 2 (0.66%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 155 (50.99%) Developer
2 54 (17.76%) Software Engineer
3 44 (14.47%) Graduate
4 37 (12.17%) Web Developer
5 34 (11.18%) Software Developer
5 34 (11.18%) PHP Developer
6 33 (10.86%) Junior
6 33 (10.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 32 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
7 32 (10.53%) .NET Developer
8 31 (10.20%) Java Developer
9 26 (8.55%) Java Software Engineer
10 22 (7.24%) Architect
11 19 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
12 16 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
13 14 (4.61%) C# Developer
13 14 (4.61%) Graduate PHP Developer
13 14 (4.61%) Graduate Web Developer
14 13 (4.28%) Junior Java Software Engineer
15 12 (3.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (31.91%) HTML
2 68 (22.37%) CSS
3 64 (21.05%) jQuery
4 57 (18.75%) .NET
5 53 (17.43%) XML
6 43 (14.14%) Web Services
7 42 (13.82%) Spring
8 37 (12.17%) ASP.NET
9 32 (10.53%) RESTful
10 29 (9.54%) GWT
11 28 (9.21%) J2EE
12 24 (7.89%) .NET Framework
13 21 (6.91%) XSLT
14 20 (6.58%) JSP
14 20 (6.58%) HTML5
15 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (5.59%) JMS
16 16 (5.26%) Servlets
16 16 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
17 15 (4.93%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.82%) Mathematics
1 42 (13.82%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (9.87%) Open Source
3 16 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 16 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 16 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 16 (5.26%) SWIFT
4 12 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.62%) Physics
6 8 (2.63%) BBC
7 5 (1.64%) Statistics
7 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) Replication
8 4 (1.32%) Social Media
8 4 (1.32%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.99%) GIS
10 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.45%) Windows
2 38 (12.50%) Linux
3 23 (7.57%) UNIX
4 16 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 16 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.30%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.97%) Fedora
7 6 (1.97%) CentOS
8 5 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.64%) Android
9 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.32%) AIX
9 4 (1.32%) Solaris
9 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (37.17%) Software Engineering
2 89 (29.28%) OO
3 68 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (18.42%) Scrum
5 38 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 32 (10.53%) OO PHP
7 30 (9.87%) Web Development
8 29 (9.54%) Problem Management
9 27 (8.88%) MVC
10 25 (8.22%) Project Management
11 24 (7.89%) TDD
12 20 (6.58%) OOD
13 16 (5.26%) UML
13 16 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.61%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (4.61%) Refactoring
14 14 (4.61%) Web Application Development
15 13 (4.28%) iOS Development
16 11 (3.62%) Memory Management
16 11 (3.62%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 135 (44.41%) SQL
2 112 (36.84%) Java
3 100 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 61 (20.07%) C#
5 59 (19.41%) C++
6 55 (18.09%) PHP
7 45 (14.80%) C
8 20 (6.58%) Python
8 20 (6.58%) T-SQL
9 16 (5.26%) VB
10 15 (4.93%) Ruby
10 15 (4.93%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.62%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.63%) Groovy
13 7 (2.30%) PHP5
13 7 (2.30%) Lisp
14 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.99%) XQuery
16 2 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 256 (84.21%) Degree
2 15 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.30%) CCNA
4 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.99%) CCNP
6 3 (0.99%) MCSE
7 2 (0.66%) HND
7 2 (0.66%) CISSP
7 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.33%) NVQ Level 4
8 1 (0.33%) EnCE
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
8 1 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.33%) GIAC
8 1 (0.33%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.21%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 29 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.32%) Samba
4 4 (1.32%) NFS
4 4 (1.32%) Xen
5 1 (0.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Nagios
1 4 (1.32%) Bcfg2
2 2 (0.66%) SCCM
2 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (24.01%) Microsoft
2 50 (16.45%) Oracle
3 37 (12.17%) JBoss
4 31 (10.20%) VMware
5 17 (5.59%) Cisco
6 16 (5.26%) IBM
6 16 (5.26%) Google
7 10 (3.29%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.96%) Zend
9 8 (2.63%) Intel
10 6 (1.97%) Twitter
11 5 (1.64%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.64%) Juniper
12 4 (1.32%) Cognos
12 4 (1.32%) Unica
12 4 (1.32%) Tableau
12 4 (1.32%) Infoblox
12 4 (1.32%) Neolane
13 3 (0.99%) ArcSight
13 3 (0.99%) Adobe
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