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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 105 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.56% 9.68% 6.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.20% 24.18% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86 66 48
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,250 £23,200
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
307 273 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.02% 40.03% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 264 263 312
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 £28,250 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Brighton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 195 (83.33%) Degree
2 115 (49.15%) Java
3 81 (34.62%) Linux
4 80 (34.19%) MySQL
5 79 (33.76%) Social Media
6 72 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
7 65 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 59 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (25.21%) Git (software)
9 55 (23.50%) .NET
10 52 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 50 (21.37%) SQL
12 49 (20.94%) C#
13 47 (20.09%) Kalman Filter
14 46 (19.66%) OO
15 39 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 39 (16.67%) Unit Testing
16 38 (16.24%) Front Office
17 36 (15.38%) ASP.NET
18 33 (14.10%) VB
18 33 (14.10%) Internet
19 31 (13.25%) Mathematics
20 30 (12.82%) VB.NET
20 30 (12.82%) MS Excel
21 29 (12.39%) Big Data
22 28 (11.97%) Visual Studio
23 27 (11.54%) Scrum
24 26 (11.11%) Lua
25 25 (10.68%) Python

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 25 (10.68%) Apache Solr
2 15 (6.41%) Node.js
3 8 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.42%) nginx
4 1 (0.43%) IIS
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.85%) MS Project
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
2 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.97%) SaaS
2 16 (6.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.10%) Internet
2 14 (5.98%) SMTP
3 1 (0.43%) DHCP
3 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.43%) FTP
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
3 1 (0.43%) DNS
3 1 (0.43%) VoIP
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) DSL
3 1 (0.43%) SSH
3 1 (0.43%) VLAN
3 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.43%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (34.19%) MySQL
2 72 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 52 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 29 (12.39%) Big Data
6 25 (10.68%) NoSQL
7 24 (10.26%) HBase
8 22 (9.40%) SQLite
9 18 (7.69%) Hadoop
10 8 (3.42%) Redis
11 2 (0.85%) DB2
12 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 59 (25.21%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.97%) Visual Studio
3 24 (10.26%) JUnit
3 24 (10.26%) Mockito
4 20 (8.55%) Maven
5 15 (6.41%) Sinon.JS
6 14 (5.98%) JSUnit
6 14 (5.98%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.85%) Subversion
8 8 (3.42%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.99%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.85%) Xcode
10 2 (0.85%) JIRA
11 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
General
1 38 (16.24%) Front Office
2 15 (6.41%) Electronics
3 6 (2.56%) Publishing
4 5 (2.14%) Games
5 4 (1.71%) Finance
6 2 (0.85%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 162 (69.23%) Developer
2 74 (31.62%) Java Developer
3 37 (15.81%) Analyst
4 29 (12.39%) Support Analyst
5 28 (11.97%) Senior Analyst
6 27 (11.54%) C# Developer
7 23 (9.83%) Graduate
8 22 (9.40%) Junior
9 20 (8.55%) Senior Support Analyst
10 19 (8.12%) Applications Support
11 18 (7.69%) Programmer
11 18 (7.69%) Senior Developer
12 17 (7.26%) Software Developer
13 15 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (5.98%) Linux Administrator
14 14 (5.98%) Junior Tester
14 14 (5.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 14 (5.98%) Tester
14 14 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
14 14 (5.98%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.50%) .NET
2 36 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 23 (9.83%) SOAP
3 23 (9.83%) Backbone.js
4 22 (9.40%) jQuery
4 22 (9.40%) WPF
4 22 (9.40%) LINQ
5 20 (8.55%) HTML
6 18 (7.69%) Spring
7 17 (7.26%) Kafka
8 15 (6.41%) Ember.js
8 15 (6.41%) AngularJS
8 15 (6.41%) D3.js
9 11 (4.70%) CSS
10 8 (3.42%) JSP
10 8 (3.42%) Servlets
10 8 (3.42%) XML
10 8 (3.42%) REST
10 8 (3.42%) Django
10 8 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 79 (33.76%) Social Media
2 31 (13.25%) Mathematics
3 15 (6.41%) Visualisation
3 15 (6.41%) Open Source
4 8 (3.42%) Clustering
5 7 (2.99%) Physics
6 4 (1.71%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.43%) iPhone
9 1 (0.43%) PMI
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) iPad
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 81 (34.62%) Linux
2 15 (6.41%) Mac OS X
3 14 (5.98%) Debian
3 14 (5.98%) OpenBSD
4 11 (4.70%) Android
5 7 (2.99%) Windows
6 6 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.85%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 59 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.09%) Kalman Filter
4 46 (19.66%) OO
5 39 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 27 (11.54%) Scrum
7 24 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 24 (10.26%) Kanban
8 22 (9.40%) MVC
9 20 (8.55%) Social Media Monitoring
10 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.98%) CRM
11 14 (5.98%) Load Testing
11 14 (5.98%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (5.98%) Build Automation
12 13 (5.56%) BDD
12 13 (5.56%) Web Development
12 13 (5.56%) TDD
12 13 (5.56%) OOD
13 12 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (49.15%) Java
2 50 (21.37%) SQL
3 49 (20.94%) C#
4 39 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 33 (14.10%) VB
6 30 (12.82%) VB.NET
7 26 (11.11%) Lua
8 25 (10.68%) Python
9 22 (9.40%) VB6
10 17 (7.26%) Bash Shell
11 14 (5.98%) Ruby
11 14 (5.98%) C++
12 9 (3.85%) PHP
13 2 (0.85%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.85%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.43%) Clojure
14 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 195 (83.33%) Degree
2 8 (3.42%) HND
3 7 (2.99%) HNC
4 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.85%) PhD
5 1 (0.43%) PMP
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.40%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.98%) IMail Server
2 1 (0.43%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (5.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.42%) Sage
3 7 (2.99%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (1.28%) SAP
5 2 (0.85%) Adobe
5 2 (0.85%) Google
5 2 (0.85%) Informatica
5 2 (0.85%) Facebook
5 2 (0.85%) Twitter
6 1 (0.43%) Polycom
6 1 (0.43%) VMware
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco
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