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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 102 158 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.41% 7.97% 10.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.64% 19.41% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 91 123 170
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
613 814 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.52% 41.07% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 540 629 638
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 154 (84.15%) Degree
2 92 (50.27%) Java
3 82 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (42.08%) Software Engineering
5 73 (39.89%) SQL
6 64 (34.97%) JavaScript
7 52 (28.42%) HTML
8 48 (26.23%) Finance
9 45 (24.59%) CSS
10 42 (22.95%) Unit Testing
11 38 (20.77%) Scrum
11 38 (20.77%) Banking
12 36 (19.67%) XML
13 35 (19.13%) Spring
14 34 (18.58%) JBoss
14 34 (18.58%) WebLogic
15 33 (18.03%) TDD
15 33 (18.03%) WebSphere
16 32 (17.49%) SQL Server
17 31 (16.94%) Oracle
17 31 (16.94%) OO
17 31 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (16.39%) SDLC
18 30 (16.39%) Eclipse
19 29 (15.85%) .NET
19 29 (15.85%) QA
20 28 (15.30%) GWT
20 28 (15.30%) Eclipse RCP
21 26 (14.21%) Mathematics
22 25 (13.66%) Problem Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (18.58%) JBoss
1 34 (18.58%) WebLogic
2 33 (18.03%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.74%) Tomcat
4 14 (7.65%) Node.js
4 14 (7.65%) Apache
5 13 (7.10%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.73%) ArcGIS
6 5 (2.73%) ArcSDE
6 5 (2.73%) nginx
6 5 (2.73%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.73%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.19%) IIS
8 3 (1.64%) Liferay
9 2 (1.09%) CMS
9 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.46%) SaaS
2 7 (3.83%) PaaS
2 7 (3.83%) IaaS
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.46%) Internet
2 8 (4.37%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.28%) DNS
4 5 (2.73%) HTTP
5 4 (2.19%) Firewall
6 3 (1.64%) VPN
6 3 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (0.55%) SSL
7 1 (0.55%) Wireless
7 1 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.38%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.84%) RDBMS
4 13 (7.10%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.56%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.37%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.83%) MySQL
8 6 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.19%) Big Data
10 3 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (16.39%) Eclipse
2 28 (15.30%) Eclipse RCP
3 20 (10.93%) Git (software)
4 19 (10.38%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.29%) JUnit
6 15 (8.20%) Ant
6 15 (8.20%) Maven
7 9 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (2.19%) MSTest
9 2 (1.09%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.09%) Subversion
10 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.55%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.55%) JIRA
10 1 (0.55%) Mockito
10 1 (0.55%) Selenium
10 1 (0.55%) jMock
General
1 48 (26.23%) Finance
2 38 (20.77%) Banking
3 22 (12.02%) French Language
4 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.83%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.28%) Law
6 6 (3.28%) Advertising
7 5 (2.73%) Games
8 4 (2.19%) Electronics
9 3 (1.64%) Publishing
10 2 (1.09%) Automotive
11 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.55%) Marketing
11 1 (0.55%) Local Government
11 1 (0.55%) Retail
11 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (43.17%) Developer
2 48 (26.23%) Software Engineer
3 37 (20.22%) Junior
4 25 (13.66%) Graduate
5 23 (12.57%) Java Developer
6 22 (12.02%) Java Software Engineer
7 20 (10.93%) Junior Developer
8 14 (7.65%) Junior Software Engineer
9 13 (7.10%) Architect
9 13 (7.10%) Project Manager
10 12 (6.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 12 (6.56%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Technical Project Manager
12 7 (3.83%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.83%) Technical Manager
12 7 (3.83%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (28.42%) HTML
2 45 (24.59%) CSS
3 36 (19.67%) XML
4 35 (19.13%) Spring
5 29 (15.85%) .NET
6 28 (15.30%) GWT
7 23 (12.57%) Web Services
8 22 (12.02%) J2EE
9 19 (10.38%) JSP
10 18 (9.84%) XSLT
11 15 (8.20%) Servlets
11 15 (8.20%) Struts
11 15 (8.20%) SWT
11 15 (8.20%) HTML5
12 13 (7.10%) JMS
12 13 (7.10%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (7.10%) Hibernate
12 13 (7.10%) OSGi
13 12 (6.56%) jQuery
14 11 (6.01%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.21%) Mathematics
2 21 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.65%) Management Information System
5 13 (7.10%) Client/Server
5 13 (7.10%) N-Tier
5 13 (7.10%) SWIFT
5 13 (7.10%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (6.56%) Algorithms
7 11 (6.01%) Data Structures
8 10 (5.46%) User Experience
9 9 (4.92%) Mobile App
10 7 (3.83%) BBC
10 7 (3.83%) Data Centre
11 5 (2.73%) GIS
11 5 (2.73%) Social Media
11 5 (2.73%) RIA
12 4 (2.19%) Physics
13 3 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
14 2 (1.09%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.57%) UNIX
2 22 (12.02%) Linux
3 21 (11.48%) Windows
4 12 (6.56%) Android
5 11 (6.01%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) CentOS
7 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (42.08%) Software Engineering
3 42 (22.95%) Unit Testing
4 38 (20.77%) Scrum
5 33 (18.03%) TDD
6 31 (16.94%) OO
6 31 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (16.39%) SDLC
8 25 (13.66%) Problem Management
8 25 (13.66%) Open Source
9 20 (10.93%) UML
10 19 (10.38%) MVC
11 17 (9.29%) Configuration Management
11 17 (9.29%) Web Development
12 14 (7.65%) Project Management
13 13 (7.10%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.92%) OOD
14 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2
14 9 (4.92%) Resource Management
15 8 (4.37%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (50.27%) Java
2 73 (39.89%) SQL
3 64 (34.97%) JavaScript
4 25 (13.66%) C++
5 23 (12.57%) C#
6 19 (10.38%) C
7 18 (9.84%) Python
8 17 (9.29%) Perl
9 15 (8.20%) PHP
10 8 (4.37%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.83%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.28%) Jython
13 4 (2.19%) Ruby
13 4 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.09%) Ada
14 2 (1.09%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.09%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.55%) VBScript
15 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 154 (84.15%) Degree
2 18 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 17 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.73%) PMP
4 5 (2.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.09%) MCTS
5 2 (1.09%) MCP
5 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.55%) ISEB
6 1 (0.55%) PhD
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.85%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) JTAG
2 2 (1.09%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 23 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (3.28%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) Firmware
4 1 (0.55%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Puppet
2 7 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.28%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.09%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (16.94%) Oracle
2 23 (12.57%) VMware
3 17 (9.29%) Google
4 15 (8.20%) IBM
5 14 (7.65%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.83%) HP
6 7 (3.83%) Nokia
6 7 (3.83%) Siemens
6 7 (3.83%) BT
6 7 (3.83%) Toshiba
7 5 (2.73%) Adobe
7 5 (2.73%) Mapinfo
7 5 (2.73%) ESRI
8 3 (1.64%) Citrix
8 3 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.55%) SAP
9 1 (0.55%) Cadence
9 1 (0.55%) Zend
Bristol, Gloucestershire
IC Resources
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
EE
Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Blue Town Online
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Teleperformance
Salary: dependant on experience
Posted: 17 days ago