The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 7 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 29.76% 14.84% 4.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 50.51% 38.33% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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 Horsham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 58.93% 38.71% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 91 55 43
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £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 Horsham

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Horsham

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Horsham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 67 (94.37%) Degree
2 66 (92.96%) Software Engineering
3 53 (74.65%) JavaScript
4 51 (71.83%) Java
5 41 (57.75%) Apache
6 40 (56.34%) J2EE
7 37 (52.11%) Dojo
8 35 (49.30%) Web Services
9 34 (47.89%) Windows
10 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (46.48%) jQuery
11 30 (42.25%) Linux
11 30 (42.25%) C++
12 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
12 29 (40.85%) Ajax
13 28 (39.44%) Oracle
14 27 (38.03%) Web Development
15 25 (35.21%) Spring
15 25 (35.21%) OCPJP
15 25 (35.21%) UML
15 25 (35.21%) Sun
15 25 (35.21%) Oracle Certification
15 25 (35.21%) Multithreading
16 21 (29.58%) OO
16 21 (29.58%) Hibernate
17 16 (22.54%) HTML
18 15 (21.13%) Servlets
18 15 (21.13%) GIS
19 13 (18.31%) CSS
19 13 (18.31%) MySQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 41 (57.75%) Apache
2 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) JBoss
4 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.41%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) LAN
2 2 (2.82%) WAN
2 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) IPsec
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) SMTP
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) Maven
3 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.63%) NetBeans
3 4 (5.63%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) StarTeam
4 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.82%) PVCS
General
1 4 (5.63%) Games
2 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (74.65%) Developer
2 35 (49.30%) Java Developer
3 26 (36.62%) Software Engineer
4 21 (29.58%) J2EE Developer
4 21 (29.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 16 (22.54%) Graduate
6 15 (21.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 14 (19.72%) Junior
7 14 (19.72%) Junior Software Engineer
8 12 (16.90%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 12 (16.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (16.90%) Junior Developer
8 12 (16.90%) Junior Java Developer
8 12 (16.90%) Web Developer
9 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) J2EE
2 37 (52.11%) Dojo
3 35 (49.30%) Web Services
4 33 (46.48%) jQuery
5 29 (40.85%) Ajax
6 25 (35.21%) Spring
7 21 (29.58%) Hibernate
8 16 (22.54%) HTML
9 15 (21.13%) Servlets
10 13 (18.31%) CSS
11 12 (16.90%) JSP
12 7 (9.86%) XML
13 4 (5.63%) J2SE
13 4 (5.63%) JMS
13 4 (5.63%) JSON
13 4 (5.63%) .NET
14 3 (4.23%) MFC
14 3 (4.23%) JDBC
14 3 (4.23%) SOAP
14 3 (4.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) GIS
2 10 (14.08%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) iPad
4 2 (2.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.41%) VHDL
5 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.41%) CPLD
5 1 (1.41%) Physics
5 1 (1.41%) RIA
5 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Windows
2 30 (42.25%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) CentOS
4 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.82%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.82%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.41%) UNIX
6 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (92.96%) Software Engineering
2 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.03%) Web Development
4 25 (35.21%) Multithreading
4 25 (35.21%) UML
5 21 (29.58%) OO
6 8 (11.27%) OOD
7 6 (8.45%) OOP
7 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.63%) AOP
9 3 (4.23%) Business Development
9 3 (4.23%) DevOps
10 2 (2.82%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (2.82%) Functional Testing
10 2 (2.82%) iOS Development
11 1 (1.41%) Process Improvement
11 1 (1.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) JavaScript
2 51 (71.83%) Java
3 30 (42.25%) C++
4 10 (14.08%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) C
6 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.23%) VB
7 3 (4.23%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.82%) VB6
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) VC++
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 67 (94.37%) Degree
2 25 (35.21%) Oracle Certification
2 25 (35.21%) OCPJP
3 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) OCMJD
4 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
2 3 (4.23%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Oracle
2 25 (35.21%) Sun
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.41%) Altera
4 1 (1.41%) QNX
4 1 (1.41%) EMC
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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