Period
to 4 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 54 58
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 139 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 3.89% 4.41% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 4.83% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 56 106 145
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -7.22%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,121 2,876 3,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 87.31% 91.16% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 978 2,429 2,828
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,650 £27,427
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £70,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Bristol

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in Bristol.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Bristol

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bristol

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Bristol over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 39 (78.00%) Degree
2 30 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 24 (48.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (42.00%) C++
5 16 (32.00%) Python
5 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
6 14 (28.00%) Linux
6 14 (28.00%) Electronics
7 13 (26.00%) C#
8 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (22.00%) DevOps
10 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.00%) REST
12 8 (16.00%) Public Sector
12 8 (16.00%) SQL
12 8 (16.00%) SAP
12 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
12 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
12 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
12 8 (16.00%) Finance
12 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (16.00%) Marketing
13 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
13 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
13 7 (14.00%) Azure
13 7 (14.00%) Law
13 7 (14.00%) Java

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 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Simulink
1 2 (4.00%) Stateflow
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Azure
2 2 (4.00%) AWS
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Big Data
2 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (28.00%) Electronics
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (16.00%) Marketing
2 8 (16.00%) Public Sector
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (14.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Developer
3 10 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Graduate
5 7 (14.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Data Scientist
7 4 (8.00%) Junior
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Data Scientist
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) REST
2 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) Django
4 4 (8.00%) HTML
4 4 (8.00%) SOAP
4 4 (8.00%) Visualforce
4 4 (8.00%) Vue.js
5 3 (6.00%) .NET
5 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.00%) Kafka
5 3 (6.00%) React
5 3 (6.00%) Spring
6 2 (4.00%) PyTorch
6 2 (4.00%) TensorFlow
6 2 (4.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) MDX
7 1 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.00%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.00%) Blog
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.00%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.00%) Robotics
4 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.00%) DevOps
6 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
8 7 (14.00%) Machine Learning
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (12.00%) Data Science
9 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.00%) OO
10 5 (10.00%) Physics
10 5 (10.00%) Time Management
11 4 (8.00%) Neural Network
11 4 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C++
2 16 (32.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) C#
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) C
6 7 (14.00%) Java
7 4 (8.00%) Apex Code
7 4 (8.00%) Go
8 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.00%) R
9 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (78.00%) Degree
2 24 (48.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) PhD
6 2 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (8.00%) Twitter
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft