The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 89 65 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.84% 9.43% 6.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.80% 22.81% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 48
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
345 285 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.40% 41.36% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 307 269 340
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Brighton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Brighton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 208 (82.87%) Degree
2 130 (51.79%) Java
3 88 (35.06%) Linux
4 85 (33.86%) MySQL
5 84 (33.47%) Social Media
6 80 (31.87%) PostgreSQL
7 78 (31.08%) Software Engineering
8 71 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (23.11%) Git (software)
9 58 (23.11%) Relational Database
10 54 (21.51%) .NET
11 53 (21.12%) SQL
12 52 (20.72%) Kalman Filter
13 49 (19.52%) OO
14 47 (18.73%) C#
15 43 (17.13%) Front Office
15 43 (17.13%) Unit Testing
16 39 (15.54%) JavaScript
17 37 (14.74%) Internet
18 34 (13.55%) SQL Server
19 33 (13.15%) MS Excel
20 32 (12.75%) ASP.NET
20 32 (12.75%) Scrum
21 31 (12.35%) Mathematics
21 31 (12.35%) Big Data
22 28 (11.16%) Apache Solr
22 28 (11.16%) NoSQL
22 28 (11.16%) VB
23 27 (10.76%) VB.NET
23 27 (10.76%) JUnit

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (11.16%) Apache Solr
2 14 (5.58%) Node.js
3 6 (2.39%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.39%) nginx
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 33 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.80%) MS Project
2 2 (0.80%) MS Office
2 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.37%) SaaS
2 15 (5.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.74%) Internet
2 20 (7.97%) SMTP
3 1 (0.40%) DHCP
3 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) VoIP
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.40%) DSL
3 1 (0.40%) SSH
3 1 (0.40%) VLAN
3 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.40%) Network Security
3 1 (0.40%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (33.86%) MySQL
2 80 (31.87%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (23.11%) Relational Database
4 34 (13.55%) SQL Server
5 31 (12.35%) Big Data
6 28 (11.16%) NoSQL
7 27 (10.76%) HBase
8 21 (8.37%) Hadoop
9 19 (7.57%) SQLite
10 6 (2.39%) Redis
11 2 (0.80%) DB2
12 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 58 (23.11%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.76%) Mockito
2 27 (10.76%) JUnit
3 25 (9.96%) Visual Studio
4 19 (7.57%) Maven
5 14 (5.58%) Eclipse
5 14 (5.58%) Sinon.JS
6 13 (5.18%) JSUnit
7 9 (3.59%) Subversion
8 8 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.79%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.59%) JIRA
11 2 (0.80%) Xcode
12 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
General
1 43 (17.13%) Front Office
2 17 (6.77%) Electronics
3 8 (3.19%) Publishing
4 7 (2.79%) Finance
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Games
5 2 (0.80%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 162 (64.54%) Developer
2 81 (32.27%) Java Developer
3 42 (16.73%) Analyst
4 34 (13.55%) Support Analyst
5 27 (10.76%) Senior Analyst
6 24 (9.56%) C# Developer
7 22 (8.76%) Applications Support
8 20 (7.97%) Junior
9 19 (7.57%) Graduate
9 19 (7.57%) Senior Support Analyst
10 18 (7.17%) Software Developer
10 18 (7.17%) Senior Developer
11 15 (5.98%) Programmer
12 14 (5.58%) Tester
12 14 (5.58%) Junior Tester
12 14 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (5.18%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (5.18%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (5.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 13 (5.18%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.51%) .NET
2 32 (12.75%) ASP.NET
3 23 (9.16%) HTML
4 22 (8.76%) SOAP
5 21 (8.37%) Spring
5 21 (8.37%) jQuery
6 20 (7.97%) Backbone.js
7 19 (7.57%) WPF
7 19 (7.57%) LINQ
8 16 (6.37%) Kafka
9 14 (5.58%) Ember.js
9 14 (5.58%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.58%) D3.js
10 11 (4.38%) XML
10 11 (4.38%) CSS
11 9 (3.59%) Web Services
12 8 (3.19%) JSP
12 8 (3.19%) Servlets
12 8 (3.19%) REST
13 6 (2.39%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 84 (33.47%) Social Media
2 31 (12.35%) Mathematics
3 18 (7.17%) Visualisation
3 18 (7.17%) Open Source
4 8 (3.19%) Clustering
5 6 (2.39%) User Experience
6 5 (1.99%) Physics
7 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) PMI
8 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 88 (35.06%) Linux
2 14 (5.58%) Mac OS X
3 13 (5.18%) Debian
3 13 (5.18%) OpenBSD
4 10 (3.98%) Android
5 7 (2.79%) Windows
6 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.80%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.08%) Software Engineering
2 71 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (20.72%) Kalman Filter
4 49 (19.52%) OO
5 43 (17.13%) Unit Testing
6 32 (12.75%) Scrum
7 27 (10.76%) Kanban
8 26 (10.36%) Service Delivery
9 23 (9.16%) MVC
9 23 (9.16%) Social Media Monitoring
10 21 (8.37%) OOD
11 17 (6.77%) CRM
12 14 (5.58%) Configuration Management
12 14 (5.58%) TDD
12 14 (5.58%) BDD
13 13 (5.18%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.18%) Build Automation
13 13 (5.18%) Load Testing
13 13 (5.18%) Project Management
14 9 (3.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (51.79%) Java
2 53 (21.12%) SQL
3 47 (18.73%) C#
4 39 (15.54%) JavaScript
5 28 (11.16%) VB
6 27 (10.76%) VB.NET
7 25 (9.96%) Python
8 22 (8.76%) Lua
9 21 (8.37%) Bash Shell
10 19 (7.57%) VB6
11 15 (5.98%) C++
12 13 (5.18%) Ruby
13 8 (3.19%) PHP
14 4 (1.59%) C
15 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.80%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.40%) Clojure
16 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 208 (82.87%) Degree
2 8 (3.19%) HND
3 7 (2.79%) HNC
4 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.80%) PhD
6 1 (0.40%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.97%) IMail Server
2 1 (0.40%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 13 (5.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.79%) Jaspersoft
3 6 (2.39%) Sage
4 3 (1.20%) Adobe
4 3 (1.20%) SAP
5 2 (0.80%) Informatica
5 2 (0.80%) Facebook
5 2 (0.80%) Twitter
5 2 (0.80%) Google
6 1 (0.40%) Polycom
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.40%) Ektron
6 1 (0.40%) Vignette
6 1 (0.40%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix
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