Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 64 56
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.34% 3.21% 2.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.52% 7.50% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 16
Bath median annual salary £39,000 £26,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -29.25% +8.09%
10th Percentile £24,875 £16,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £46,875
Somerset median annual salary £37,000 £27,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +34.55% -28.57% +18.46%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 176 360 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 39.20% 42.86% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 149 236 215
Bath median annual salary £35,691 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.02% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £72,500 £57,000
Somerset median annual salary £35,691 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.77% - +6.67%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Bath

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Bath.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Bath

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Bath over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (20.00%) HP
10 2 (13.33%) Cognizant
10 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
10 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
10 2 (13.33%) Python
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) SAP
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) Banking
10 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (6.67%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Debian
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CIPD
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) Xen
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Cognizant
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas