The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Bristol
Rank 40 22 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 115 174 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.26% 9.40% 4.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.67% 21.83% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67 144 65
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,919
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +12.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 651 797 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 35.42% 43.03% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 499 675 500
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,340 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science 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 in Bristol.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Bristol

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 180 (72.87%) Java
2 146 (59.11%) SQL
3 142 (57.49%) OO
4 141 (57.09%) Degree
4 141 (57.09%) SDLC
5 119 (48.18%) Mathematics
6 104 (42.11%) C++
7 94 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
8 93 (37.65%) XML
9 70 (28.34%) HTML
10 67 (27.13%) JavaScript
11 49 (19.84%) Open Source
11 49 (19.84%) HTML5
12 48 (19.43%) C#
13 47 (19.03%) .NET
13 47 (19.03%) Enterprise Software
14 43 (17.41%) Scrum
15 42 (17.00%) CSS
15 42 (17.00%) Spring
16 38 (15.38%) MVC
17 29 (11.74%) REST
18 27 (10.93%) Finance
19 26 (10.53%) Software Engineering
19 26 (10.53%) AngularJS
20 25 (10.12%) J2EE
21 24 (9.72%) Windows
22 23 (9.31%) ASP.NET
23 22 (8.91%) TDD
23 22 (8.91%) React
24 20 (8.10%) Front End Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (5.26%) Apache
2 4 (1.62%) IIS
2 4 (1.62%) Liferay
3 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.02%) IaaS
2 5 (2.02%) PaaS
2 5 (2.02%) SaaS
3 4 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.67%) HTTP
2 9 (3.64%) Internet
3 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.40%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) DHCP
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.86%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.24%) MySQL
4 7 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.43%) Big Data
6 5 (2.02%) DB2
7 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.40%) Redis
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (4.86%) Maven
2 10 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.83%) JUnit
4 7 (2.83%) Subversion
5 5 (2.02%) Moq
5 5 (2.02%) MSTest
5 5 (2.02%) NUnit
5 5 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (1.62%) Ant
7 3 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.21%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (1.21%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.81%) GCC
9 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.40%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (10.93%) Finance
2 10 (4.05%) Games
3 8 (3.24%) Aerospace
3 8 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.43%) Banking
4 6 (2.43%) Retail
5 5 (2.02%) Electronics
5 5 (2.02%) Publishing
5 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.62%) French Language
6 4 (1.62%) German Language
7 3 (1.21%) Advertising
7 3 (1.21%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 193 (78.14%) Developer
2 108 (43.72%) Graduate
3 102 (41.30%) Junior
4 99 (40.08%) Junior Developer
5 98 (39.68%) Software Developer
6 97 (39.27%) Graduate Developer
7 90 (36.44%) Graduate Software Developer
8 87 (35.22%) Junior Software Developer
9 58 (23.48%) Java Developer
10 26 (10.53%) .NET Developer
11 15 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (6.07%) Systems Developer
12 14 (5.67%) C# Developer
13 12 (4.86%) Lead Developer
14 10 (4.05%) Senior Developer
14 10 (4.05%) Software Engineer
15 9 (3.64%) Analyst
15 9 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 8 (3.24%) Full Stack Web Developer
16 8 (3.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (37.65%) XML
2 70 (28.34%) HTML
3 49 (19.84%) HTML5
4 47 (19.03%) .NET
5 42 (17.00%) CSS
5 42 (17.00%) Spring
6 29 (11.74%) REST
7 26 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 25 (10.12%) J2EE
9 23 (9.31%) ASP.NET
10 22 (8.91%) React
11 20 (8.10%) .NET Framework
12 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (5.67%) Entity Framework
13 14 (5.67%) Node.js
14 13 (5.26%) Backbone.js
15 11 (4.45%) SOAP
15 11 (4.45%) Web Services
16 9 (3.64%) WCF
16 9 (3.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.03%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.83%) User Experience
5 6 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.02%) CMDB
6 5 (2.02%) Digital TV
7 4 (1.62%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (1.62%) Cybercrime
7 4 (1.62%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.62%) MPEG
8 2 (0.81%) Fintech
8 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.81%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Robotics
9 1 (0.40%) STB
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.72%) Windows
2 14 (5.67%) Linux
3 5 (2.02%) Unix
3 5 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Fedora
5 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (57.49%) OO
2 141 (57.09%) SDLC
3 119 (48.18%) Mathematics
4 94 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (19.84%) Open Source
6 43 (17.41%) Scrum
7 38 (15.38%) MVC
8 26 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 22 (8.91%) TDD
10 20 (8.10%) Front End Development
11 18 (7.29%) ITIL
12 16 (6.48%) OOP
13 13 (5.26%) Waterfall
14 12 (4.86%) Automation Testing
14 12 (4.86%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.86%) Microservices
14 12 (4.86%) Project Management
15 11 (4.45%) Business Development
15 11 (4.45%) Data Integration
16 10 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 180 (72.87%) Java
2 146 (59.11%) SQL
3 104 (42.11%) C++
4 67 (27.13%) JavaScript
5 48 (19.43%) C#
6 15 (6.07%) Python
7 8 (3.24%) C
8 4 (1.62%) Scala
9 3 (1.21%) Perl
9 3 (1.21%) PHP
9 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.81%) F#
10 2 (0.81%) RPG
10 2 (0.81%) Ruby
10 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.40%) Ada
11 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 141 (57.09%) Degree
2 9 (3.64%) PMI Certification
2 9 (3.64%) PMP
3 8 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.43%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.02%) ISEB
6 3 (1.21%) PhD
7 2 (0.81%) CCNP
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.81%) CISM
7 2 (0.81%) CISSP
7 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCSA
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.43%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) Def Stans
3 3 (1.21%) MISRA
3 3 (1.21%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) NFS
3 1 (0.40%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (3.24%) IBM
2 7 (2.83%) Cisco
3 6 (2.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.02%) BMC
4 5 (2.02%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.02%) Citrix
4 5 (2.02%) EMC
4 5 (2.02%) HP
4 5 (2.02%) Juniper
4 5 (2.02%) NetApp
4 5 (2.02%) Oracle
4 5 (2.02%) VMware
5 2 (0.81%) Google
5 2 (0.81%) SAP
5 2 (0.81%) Zend
6 1 (0.40%) ATG
6 1 (0.40%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.40%) hybris
6 1 (0.40%) Intel
6 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
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