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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 72 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.98% 6.07% 5.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.53% 17.41% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 34
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
282 224 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.26% 34.89% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 221 165 237
Average salary £39,274 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Brighton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 127 (84.67%) Degree
2 63 (42.00%) C#
3 62 (41.33%) Software Engineering
4 59 (39.33%) SQL
5 56 (37.33%) Java
5 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (36.67%) .NET
7 47 (31.33%) Web Services
8 46 (30.67%) MVC
9 44 (29.33%) HTML
9 44 (29.33%) OO
10 41 (27.33%) JavaScript
11 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET
12 38 (25.33%) XML
13 33 (22.00%) CSS
14 29 (19.33%) jQuery
15 28 (18.67%) TDD
16 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
17 25 (16.67%) Visual Studio
17 25 (16.67%) Social Media
18 24 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (15.33%) Ajax
20 22 (14.67%) WCF
20 22 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (12.67%) BDD
21 19 (12.67%) Scrum
21 19 (12.67%) SOAP
21 19 (12.67%) VB.NET
21 19 (12.67%) Linux
22 18 (12.00%) Windows

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (4.67%) IIS
2 4 (2.67%) CMS
3 3 (2.00%) PegaRULES
3 3 (2.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) Internet
2 6 (4.00%) SMTP
3 2 (1.33%) LAN
3 2 (1.33%) WLAN
3 2 (1.33%) WAN
3 2 (1.33%) Wireless
3 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.33%) Relational Database
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.00%) MySQL
4 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.67%) SQLite
5 4 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.00%) HBase
6 3 (2.00%) Big Data
6 3 (2.00%) DB2
6 3 (2.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.33%) Easytrieve
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.33%) IMS/DB
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.67%) Eclipse
3 12 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.00%) JUnit
5 8 (5.33%) Selenium
6 6 (4.00%) JIRA
7 5 (3.33%) TestNG
7 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.00%) Mockito
8 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.33%) Xcode
9 2 (1.33%) XPEDITER
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.67%) JMeter
10 1 (0.67%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (8.67%) Front Office
2 12 (8.00%) Finance
3 9 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.00%) Electronics
4 8 (5.33%) Publishing
5 4 (2.67%) Marketing
6 2 (1.33%) Games
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (56.67%) Developer
2 30 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 26 (17.33%) .NET Developer
4 23 (15.33%) Software Engineer
5 17 (11.33%) Software Developer
6 15 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Programmer
7 12 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Software Programmer
7 12 (8.00%) C# Programmer
8 10 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Junior
8 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (6.00%) iOS Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Senior iOS Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Deployment Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.67%) .NET
2 47 (31.33%) Web Services
3 44 (29.33%) HTML
4 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 38 (25.33%) XML
6 33 (22.00%) CSS
7 29 (19.33%) jQuery
8 23 (15.33%) Ajax
9 22 (14.67%) WCF
10 19 (12.67%) SOAP
11 18 (12.00%) Spring
11 18 (12.00%) RESTful
12 16 (10.67%) XSLT
13 12 (8.00%) AngularJS
14 11 (7.33%) Velocity
15 10 (6.67%) HTML5
16 9 (6.00%) Core Animation
16 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (6.00%) .NET Framework
17 8 (5.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.67%) Social Media
2 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.00%) Open Source
4 10 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 10 (6.67%) Mainframe
5 9 (6.00%) Animation
5 9 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.67%) N-Tier
6 7 (4.67%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.33%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.67%) PMI
8 4 (2.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.67%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.33%) User Experience
10 2 (1.33%) DataPower
10 2 (1.33%) Replication
11 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.67%) Linux
2 18 (12.00%) Windows
3 16 (10.67%) Android
4 13 (8.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.33%) Software Engineering
2 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (30.67%) MVC
4 44 (29.33%) OO
5 28 (18.67%) TDD
6 24 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (12.67%) BDD
8 19 (12.67%) Scrum
9 17 (11.33%) Automated Testing
9 17 (11.33%) Refactoring
10 16 (10.67%) OOP
10 16 (10.67%) OOD
11 14 (9.33%) Software Architecture
12 13 (8.67%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.33%) SOA
13 11 (7.33%) RAD
14 9 (6.00%) Project Management
14 9 (6.00%) Pair Programming
14 9 (6.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.00%) C#
2 59 (39.33%) SQL
3 56 (37.33%) Java
4 41 (27.33%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.67%) VB.NET
6 15 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.00%) VB
8 9 (6.00%) C++
8 9 (6.00%) C
9 8 (5.33%) F#
10 7 (4.67%) PHP5
10 7 (4.67%) Groovy
10 7 (4.67%) Python
10 7 (4.67%) PHP
11 5 (3.33%) COBOL
12 4 (2.67%) VB6
12 4 (2.67%) Lua
13 3 (2.00%) XAML
14 2 (1.33%) REXX
14 2 (1.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 127 (84.67%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.33%) CCNP
3 2 (1.33%) CCNA
3 2 (1.33%) VCP4
3 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) IMail Server
2 2 (1.33%) XenServer
2 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.33%) Control-M
3 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.00%) Pega
3 4 (2.67%) IBM
4 2 (1.33%) Citrix
4 2 (1.33%) Informatica
4 2 (1.33%) Syncsort
4 2 (1.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.33%) Ektron
4 2 (1.33%) Adobe
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle
4 2 (1.33%) Vignette
4 2 (1.33%) Cisco
5 1 (0.67%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago