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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 26 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 175 127 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.64% 8.05% 6.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.07% 18.43% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 135 113 114
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 727 689 734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 40.03% 43.66% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 565 593 636
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,400 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 201 (69.31%) Degree
2 168 (57.93%) Java
3 158 (54.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 128 (44.14%) SDLC
5 114 (39.31%) SQL
5 114 (39.31%) OO
6 103 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (33.79%) Mathematics
8 93 (32.07%) C++
9 91 (31.38%) HTML
10 82 (28.28%) JavaScript
11 69 (23.79%) XML
12 68 (23.45%) Software Engineering
13 64 (22.07%) .NET
14 63 (21.72%) C#
15 57 (19.66%) HTML5
16 52 (17.93%) Scrum
17 48 (16.55%) CSS
18 43 (14.83%) Open Source
19 42 (14.48%) Enterprise Software
20 41 (14.14%) AngularJS
21 40 (13.79%) Finance
22 39 (13.45%) SQL Server
23 37 (12.76%) MVC
24 36 (12.41%) Python
24 36 (12.41%) Windows
25 34 (11.72%) React
26 30 (10.34%) Microsoft
26 30 (10.34%) Spring
27 27 (9.31%) Node.js

Computer Science
Co-occurring 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 9 (3.10%) Apache
2 7 (2.41%) IIS
3 5 (1.72%) JBoss
4 4 (1.38%) CMS
5 3 (1.03%) Drupal
6 2 (0.69%) Liferay
6 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.34%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (3.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.41%) SaaS
3 6 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.72%) IaaS
4 5 (1.72%) PaaS
5 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.79%) HTTP
2 6 (2.07%) Internet
3 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.34%) NGN
5 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.93%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.14%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.79%) Data Mining
5 10 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.10%) MySQL
7 5 (1.72%) DB2
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.14%) Maven
3 10 (3.45%) Selenium
4 9 (3.10%) HP UFT
5 8 (2.76%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.76%) Rational Rhapsody
6 7 (2.41%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (2.07%) Subversion
8 5 (1.72%) JUnit
9 4 (1.38%) Ant
10 3 (1.03%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.03%) JIRA
10 3 (1.03%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.69%) GCC
11 2 (0.69%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.34%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 40 (13.79%) Finance
2 19 (6.55%) Electronics
3 17 (5.86%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.17%) Marketing
5 13 (4.48%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.79%) Games
7 7 (2.41%) Retail
8 5 (1.72%) Banking
8 5 (1.72%) Publishing
9 3 (1.03%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
10 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 197 (67.93%) Developer
2 94 (32.41%) Software Developer
3 86 (29.66%) Graduate
4 79 (27.24%) Graduate Developer
5 73 (25.17%) Graduate Software Developer
6 68 (23.45%) Junior
7 65 (22.41%) Junior Developer
8 58 (20.00%) Java Developer
9 48 (16.55%) Junior Software Developer
10 32 (11.03%) Software Engineer
11 27 (9.31%) Senior Developer
12 25 (8.62%) C# Developer
13 20 (6.90%) .NET Developer
13 20 (6.90%) Lead Developer
14 16 (5.52%) C++ Software Engineer
14 16 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (5.17%) Analyst
15 15 (5.17%) Graduate Java Developer
16 14 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
16 14 (4.83%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (31.38%) HTML
2 69 (23.79%) XML
3 64 (22.07%) .NET
4 57 (19.66%) HTML5
5 48 (16.55%) CSS
6 41 (14.14%) AngularJS
7 34 (11.72%) React
8 30 (10.34%) Spring
9 27 (9.31%) Node.js
10 25 (8.62%) ASP.NET
11 24 (8.28%) REST
12 23 (7.93%) J2EE
13 21 (7.24%) .NET Framework
14 19 (6.55%) Entity Framework
15 17 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (5.86%) Backbone.js
16 12 (4.14%) jQuery
17 10 (3.45%) SOAP
18 9 (3.10%) WPF
19 7 (2.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.48%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.86%) Algorithms
4 16 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.76%) User Experience
7 6 (2.07%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.07%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.07%) Fintech
8 5 (1.72%) CMDB
9 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.03%) Digital TV
10 3 (1.03%) MPEG
11 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.69%) PlayStation
12 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.34%) Clustering
12 1 (0.34%) Social Media
12 1 (0.34%) STB
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.41%) Windows
2 20 (6.90%) Linux
3 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.07%) Unix
5 5 (1.72%) Android
5 5 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.03%) Solaris
7 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (44.14%) SDLC
2 114 (39.31%) OO
3 103 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (33.79%) Mathematics
5 68 (23.45%) Software Engineering
6 52 (17.93%) Scrum
7 43 (14.83%) Open Source
8 37 (12.76%) MVC
9 26 (8.97%) Project Management
10 25 (8.62%) Test Automation
11 21 (7.24%) ITIL
11 21 (7.24%) OOP
11 21 (7.24%) TDD
12 18 (6.21%) Software Testing
12 18 (6.21%) Waterfall
13 17 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (5.86%) Front End Development
13 17 (5.86%) PRINCE2
13 17 (5.86%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (57.93%) Java
2 114 (39.31%) SQL
3 93 (32.07%) C++
4 82 (28.28%) JavaScript
5 63 (21.72%) C#
6 36 (12.41%) Python
7 22 (7.59%) C
8 13 (4.48%) Scala
8 13 (4.48%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.79%) Ruby
10 8 (2.76%) PHP
11 7 (2.41%) F#
12 5 (1.72%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.38%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.34%) Perl
15 1 (0.34%) VB
15 1 (0.34%) VB6
15 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 201 (69.31%) Degree
2 158 (54.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (8.28%) Numerate Degree
4 19 (6.55%) Security Cleared
5 17 (5.86%) SC Cleared
6 14 (4.83%) PhD
7 12 (4.14%) PMI Certification
7 12 (4.14%) PMP
8 9 (3.10%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.72%) ISEB
10 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.69%) CCNP
11 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.69%) CISM
11 2 (0.69%) CISSP
11 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.69%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.34%) MCSA
12 1 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.76%) MISRA
1 8 (2.76%) MISRA C
2 7 (2.41%) Def Stans
3 6 (2.07%) QA
4 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.03%) TickIT
5 2 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.69%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.72%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.55%) Oracle
3 15 (5.17%) IBM
4 14 (4.83%) HP
5 12 (4.14%) SAP
6 9 (3.10%) Cognizant
7 8 (2.76%) Citrix
7 8 (2.76%) VMware
8 7 (2.41%) Cisco
9 5 (1.72%) BMC
9 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.72%) EMC
9 5 (1.72%) Juniper
9 5 (1.72%) NetApp
10 3 (1.03%) Sybase
11 2 (0.69%) Google
11 2 (0.69%) Zend
12 1 (0.34%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.34%) ClickSoftware Technologies
12 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £36000.00 - £40500.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago