The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 76 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.83% 5.99% 5.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.13% 18.18% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 73 43 32
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -8.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
315 242 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.44% 32.97% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 271 223 220
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
East Sussex

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 16 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Brighton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 112 (84.85%) Degree
2 58 (43.94%) C#
2 58 (43.94%) .NET
3 53 (40.15%) ASP.NET
4 52 (39.39%) VB.NET
5 51 (38.64%) Java
6 44 (33.33%) Social Media
7 40 (30.30%) Linux
8 38 (28.79%) SQL
9 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
10 36 (27.27%) VB
11 33 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 32 (24.24%) Visual Studio
13 31 (23.48%) MySQL
14 28 (21.21%) Web Development
15 27 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (18.94%) Lua
17 24 (18.18%) OO
18 21 (15.91%) ISO 9001
18 21 (15.91%) VB6
18 21 (15.91%) SQLite
18 21 (15.91%) WPF
18 21 (15.91%) LINQ
19 20 (15.15%) Project Management
20 19 (14.39%) Mathematics
21 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
22 17 (12.88%) Web Services
22 17 (12.88%) XML
23 16 (12.12%) XSLT

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (5.30%) Node.js
2 4 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.03%) nginx
3 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) Network Security
2 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 31 (23.48%) MySQL
3 27 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (15.91%) SQLite
5 10 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.55%) Big Data
7 4 (3.03%) Redis
8 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 32 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.30%) Sinon.JS
4 6 (4.55%) JSUnit
5 5 (3.79%) Maven
6 2 (1.52%) JUnit
6 2 (1.52%) Mockito
7 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (7.58%) Advertising
1 10 (7.58%) Marketing
2 7 (5.30%) Publishing
3 6 (4.55%) Finance
4 5 (3.79%) Games
5 4 (3.03%) Front Office
6 2 (1.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (73.48%) Developer
2 30 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 26 (19.70%) C# Developer
4 19 (14.39%) Graduate
5 18 (13.64%) WPF Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Analyst
7 13 (9.85%) Software Developer
7 13 (9.85%) Graduate Developer
8 12 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 11 (8.33%) Programmer
10 10 (7.58%) Business Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) Product Owner
10 10 (7.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Java Software Developer
11 7 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Software Programmer
12 6 (4.55%) Java Programmer
13 5 (3.79%) Linux Administrator
13 5 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.79%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (43.94%) .NET
2 53 (40.15%) ASP.NET
3 21 (15.91%) WPF
3 21 (15.91%) LINQ
4 17 (12.88%) Web Services
4 17 (12.88%) XML
5 16 (12.12%) XSLT
5 16 (12.12%) WCF
6 11 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 11 (8.33%) Apache Flex
7 10 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (5.30%) D3.js
8 7 (5.30%) Ember.js
8 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.55%) jQuery
9 6 (4.55%) HTML
9 6 (4.55%) Spring
10 5 (3.79%) CSS
10 5 (3.79%) Kafka
11 4 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 44 (33.33%) Social Media
2 19 (14.39%) Mathematics
3 10 (7.58%) Statistics
3 10 (7.58%) Open Source
4 7 (5.30%) Physics
5 6 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.79%) Mobile Games
6 5 (3.79%) PMI
7 2 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.76%) Firmware
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.30%) Linux
2 7 (5.30%) Mac OS X
3 5 (3.79%) Debian
3 5 (3.79%) OpenBSD
4 2 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Windows
5 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (21.21%) Web Development
3 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.18%) OO
5 20 (15.15%) Project Management
6 11 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 11 (8.33%) Analytics
7 10 (7.58%) Product Management
7 10 (7.58%) Information Architecture
7 10 (7.58%) BDD
7 10 (7.58%) User Stories
7 10 (7.58%) Use Case
7 10 (7.58%) Web Analytics
7 10 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (7.58%) Time Management
7 10 (7.58%) E-Commerce
7 10 (7.58%) TDD
8 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.94%) C#
2 52 (39.39%) VB.NET
3 51 (38.64%) Java
4 38 (28.79%) SQL
5 36 (27.27%) VB
6 25 (18.94%) Lua
7 21 (15.91%) VB6
8 16 (12.12%) F#
9 15 (11.36%) JavaScript
10 11 (8.33%) Python
11 8 (6.06%) C++
12 7 (5.30%) Bash Shell
13 5 (3.79%) Ruby
14 3 (2.27%) C
14 3 (2.27%) PHP
15 1 (0.76%) Perl
15 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 112 (84.85%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.03%) CISA
3 4 (3.03%) CISM
3 4 (3.03%) CCSP
3 4 (3.03%) CCNP
3 4 (3.03%) CISSP
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.03%) CGEIT
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.91%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.79%) P3O
3 1 (0.76%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (7.58%) Google
2 4 (3.03%) Sage
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe
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