The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.61% 6.85% 3.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.32% 17.17% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Computer Science
West Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
112 198 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 29.63% 39.92% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 95 167 113
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Crawley

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Crawley

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 69 (92.00%) Degree
2 57 (76.00%) Java
3 45 (60.00%) Apache
4 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 39 (52.00%) Software Engineering
6 35 (46.67%) Web Services
7 28 (37.33%) Spring
7 28 (37.33%) Hibernate
8 27 (36.00%) JSP
8 27 (36.00%) Linux
8 27 (36.00%) J2EE
9 26 (34.67%) HTML
9 26 (34.67%) CSS
9 26 (34.67%) Ajax
10 25 (33.33%) Web Development
11 24 (32.00%) Subversion
12 22 (29.33%) Tomcat
13 21 (28.00%) MySQL
13 21 (28.00%) Ant
13 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
14 20 (26.67%) jQuery
15 19 (25.33%) TDD
16 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
17 17 (22.67%) C++
17 17 (22.67%) MVC
18 16 (21.33%) GIS
18 16 (21.33%) Dojo
18 16 (21.33%) Servlets
18 16 (21.33%) UML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 45 (60.00%) Apache
2 22 (29.33%) Tomcat
3 10 (13.33%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Internet
2 4 (5.33%) HTTP
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (2.67%) CTI
4 2 (2.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) MySQL
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) OLAP
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) VLDB
5 1 (1.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Subversion
2 21 (28.00%) Ant
2 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.67%) Eclipse
4 10 (13.33%) JIRA
5 8 (10.67%) JUnit
6 3 (4.00%) Behat
6 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.67%) Rational Robot
7 2 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.67%) JMeter
7 2 (2.67%) NUnit
7 2 (2.67%) Selenium
7 2 (2.67%) WebLOAD
7 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.67%) Calabash
7 2 (2.67%) LoadUI
7 2 (2.67%) Appium
General
1 10 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 46 (61.33%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Graduate
3 17 (22.67%) Software Engineer
3 17 (22.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 16 (21.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Junior
5 11 (14.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
6 10 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 10 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.00%) Web Developer
7 9 (12.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 9 (12.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (8.00%) C++ Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Senior C++ Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.33%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) Web Services
2 28 (37.33%) Spring
2 28 (37.33%) Hibernate
3 27 (36.00%) JSP
3 27 (36.00%) J2EE
4 26 (34.67%) HTML
4 26 (34.67%) CSS
4 26 (34.67%) Ajax
5 20 (26.67%) jQuery
6 16 (21.33%) Dojo
6 16 (21.33%) Servlets
7 11 (14.67%) Spring MVC
7 11 (14.67%) Spring Security
8 10 (13.33%) Velocity
9 9 (12.00%) XHTML
9 9 (12.00%) XML
10 4 (5.33%) XSLT
10 4 (5.33%) JSF
10 4 (5.33%) REST
11 1 (1.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) GIS
2 10 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.67%) Physics
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (33.33%) Web Development
3 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.33%) TDD
5 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
6 17 (22.67%) MVC
7 16 (21.33%) UML
8 13 (17.33%) OO
9 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.00%) BDD
11 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.33%) CRM
12 4 (5.33%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (4.00%) OO PHP
13 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.00%) ERP
14 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (76.00%) Java
2 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) C++
4 12 (16.00%) SQL
5 10 (13.33%) HQL
5 10 (13.33%) C#
6 6 (8.00%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++
7 4 (5.33%) C
8 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.67%) Tcl
9 2 (2.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (92.00%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (9.33%) OCPJP
3 2 (2.67%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.67%) CSQA
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) iptables
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) hybris
2 11 (14.67%) Endeca
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle
4 8 (10.67%) Sun
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) Google
7 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.33%) Cognos