Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 63 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.40% 2.16% 3.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.48% 4.97% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 18
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.10% +5.15%
10th Percentile £31,850 £16,250 £23,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £44,250 £47,500
Somerset median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.50% +23.08%

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 211 322 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 35.82% 43.40% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 186 210 171
Bath median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,094 £21,225 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £72,500 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 12 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) QA
5 8 (40.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (25.00%) VBScript
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (25.00%) LAMP
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 10

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:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) QA Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LAMP
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 5 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 12 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.00%) CIPD
4 2 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP