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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 99 206 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.95% 11.12% 7.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.38% 25.06% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 87 188 107
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,650 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
740 822 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.02% 44.38% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 592 673 487
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 25 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 190 (82.97%) Degree
2 104 (45.41%) Java
3 97 (42.36%) Software Engineering
4 76 (33.19%) SQL
5 74 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (30.13%) Finance
7 67 (29.26%) Unit Testing
8 62 (27.07%) Spring
9 53 (23.14%) XML
9 53 (23.14%) C++
10 52 (22.71%) HTML
11 50 (21.83%) SQL Server
12 47 (20.52%) Banking
13 44 (19.21%) QA
14 43 (18.78%) JavaScript
14 43 (18.78%) Web Services
15 42 (18.34%) TDD
16 39 (17.03%) Oracle
17 36 (15.72%) OO
17 36 (15.72%) Security Cleared
18 35 (15.28%) Relational Database
19 34 (14.85%) C#
19 34 (14.85%) J2EE
20 32 (13.97%) CSS
20 32 (13.97%) Windows
20 32 (13.97%) Eclipse
20 32 (13.97%) RDBMS
20 32 (13.97%) Scrum
20 32 (13.97%) SC Cleared
20 32 (13.97%) Continuous Integration

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 27 (11.79%) WebLogic
1 27 (11.79%) JBoss
1 27 (11.79%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.99%) Apache ServiceMix
3 15 (6.55%) Joomla!
3 15 (6.55%) Alfresco
4 11 (4.80%) IIS
5 6 (2.62%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.31%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.93%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.31%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Magento
1 7 (3.06%) Shopify
2 3 (1.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.93%) SaaS
2 6 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.80%) Internet
2 7 (3.06%) VPN
2 7 (3.06%) DNS
2 7 (3.06%) SAN
3 5 (2.18%) HTTP
4 4 (1.75%) DHCP
5 3 (1.31%) SMTP
5 3 (1.31%) VoIP
5 3 (1.31%) LDAP
5 3 (1.31%) ISDN
5 3 (1.31%) Intranet
5 3 (1.31%) PPTP
5 3 (1.31%) H.323
5 3 (1.31%) Firewall
5 3 (1.31%) IPsec
5 3 (1.31%) Network Security
5 3 (1.31%) NAS
6 2 (0.87%) DLNA
6 2 (0.87%) HSPA
6 2 (0.87%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.83%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.28%) Relational Database
3 32 (13.97%) RDBMS
4 15 (6.55%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.68%) MySQL
6 11 (4.80%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.06%) Big Data
8 7 (3.06%) Hazelcast
9 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (13.97%) Eclipse
2 28 (12.23%) JUnit
3 27 (11.79%) Ant
3 27 (11.79%) Maven
3 27 (11.79%) Eclipse RCP
4 22 (9.61%) Git (software)
5 16 (6.99%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.68%) Subversion
7 11 (4.80%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (2.18%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.87%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.87%) PVCS
11 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.44%) Selenium
11 1 (0.44%) Behat
11 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
General
1 69 (30.13%) Finance
2 47 (20.52%) Banking
3 27 (11.79%) French Language
4 24 (10.48%) Games
5 16 (6.99%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.80%) Local Government
7 9 (3.93%) Retail
7 9 (3.93%) Electronics
8 6 (2.62%) Back Office
9 5 (2.18%) Military
10 3 (1.31%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.87%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (32.75%) Software Engineer
2 73 (31.88%) Developer
3 57 (24.89%) Graduate
4 32 (13.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 27 (11.79%) Junior
5 27 (11.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 25 (10.92%) Java Developer
7 15 (6.55%) Consultant
8 14 (6.11%) Junior Developer
8 14 (6.11%) Graduate Developer
9 13 (5.68%) Junior Software Engineer
9 13 (5.68%) Software Developer
10 12 (5.24%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.80%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 10 (4.37%) Principal Consultant
13 9 (3.93%) Programmer
13 9 (3.93%) C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (3.49%) Analyst
14 8 (3.49%) DBA
15 7 (3.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (27.07%) Spring
2 53 (23.14%) XML
3 52 (22.71%) HTML
4 43 (18.78%) Web Services
5 34 (14.85%) J2EE
6 32 (13.97%) CSS
7 31 (13.54%) .NET
8 28 (12.23%) Hibernate
9 27 (11.79%) GWT
10 20 (8.73%) HTML5
11 19 (8.30%) ASP.NET
11 19 (8.30%) XHTML
12 16 (6.99%) JMS
12 16 (6.99%) XSLT
12 16 (6.99%) JSP
12 16 (6.99%) Servlets
12 16 (6.99%) SOAP
12 16 (6.99%) WebSphere MQ
12 16 (6.99%) OSGi
13 15 (6.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.54%) Mathematics
2 26 (11.35%) Algorithms
3 24 (10.48%) Open Source
4 23 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.30%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (7.86%) N-Tier
7 17 (7.42%) Client/Server
8 16 (6.99%) Inversion of Control
8 16 (6.99%) SWIFT
8 16 (6.99%) Data Structures
9 15 (6.55%) RIA
10 13 (5.68%) Management Information System
11 10 (4.37%) Physics
12 7 (3.06%) Mobile App
13 6 (2.62%) GIS
14 4 (1.75%) Social Network
14 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
14 4 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (1.31%) Statistics
16 2 (0.87%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.97%) Windows
2 30 (13.10%) Android
3 29 (12.66%) Apple iOS
4 23 (10.04%) Linux
5 20 (8.73%) UNIX
6 9 (3.93%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.62%) Fedora
7 6 (2.62%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.62%) CentOS
8 4 (1.75%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (42.36%) Software Engineering
2 74 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (29.26%) Unit Testing
4 42 (18.34%) TDD
5 36 (15.72%) OO
6 32 (13.97%) Scrum
6 32 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (13.10%) UML
8 27 (11.79%) Problem Management
9 22 (9.61%) MVC
10 21 (9.17%) ITIL
11 18 (7.86%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.86%) iOS Development
12 17 (7.42%) Android Development
13 16 (6.99%) OOD
14 15 (6.55%) Web Development
15 14 (6.11%) Project Management
16 12 (5.24%) Migration
16 12 (5.24%) Enterprise Architecture
17 11 (4.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (45.41%) Java
2 76 (33.19%) SQL
3 53 (23.14%) C++
4 43 (18.78%) JavaScript
5 34 (14.85%) C#
6 25 (10.92%) C
7 12 (5.24%) Python
8 11 (4.80%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.80%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.37%) PHP
10 9 (3.93%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.93%) Perl
11 7 (3.06%) VBA
11 7 (3.06%) Objective-C
11 7 (3.06%) PHP5
12 5 (2.18%) Ruby
12 5 (2.18%) VB
13 4 (1.75%) VC++
14 3 (1.31%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.31%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 190 (82.97%) Degree
2 36 (15.72%) Security Cleared
3 32 (13.97%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.06%) HND
5 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.18%) PhD
7 3 (1.31%) ISEB
7 3 (1.31%) MCP
7 3 (1.31%) MCSD
8 2 (0.87%) HNC
8 2 (0.87%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.44%) CISSP
9 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CISA
9 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (19.21%) QA
2 14 (6.11%) SLA
3 4 (1.75%) COBIT
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.44%) COSO
System Software
1 20 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.31%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (1.31%) Nagios
1 3 (1.31%) Puppet
1 3 (1.31%) Vagrant
1 3 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.31%) logstash
2 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.44%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 39 (17.03%) Oracle
2 23 (10.04%) VMware
3 22 (9.61%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.30%) Google
5 18 (7.86%) IBM
6 11 (4.80%) Adobe
7 7 (3.06%) Zend
8 6 (2.62%) ESRI
8 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.31%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.31%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.31%) Twitter
10 2 (0.87%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.44%) SAP
11 1 (0.44%) HP
11 1 (0.44%) Dell
11 1 (0.44%) EMC
11 1 (0.44%) Intel
11 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.44%) Synopsys
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set2recruit
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, South West
Bristol City Council
Salary: £42,032 - £44,755 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, South West
Bristol City Council
Salary: £42,032 - £44,755 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, South West
Bristol City Council
Salary: £35,784 - £38,422 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, South West
Bristol City Council
Salary: £35,784 - £38,422 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: £20,000 - 29,999 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago