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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 2.27% 8.47% 30.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.76% 29.41% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 30
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Horsham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 23.30% 28.81% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 58
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 £25,000 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Horsham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Games
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) Economics
6 1 (14.29%) Statistics
6 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (14.29%) Maple
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
6 1 (14.29%) Biology

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
1 1 (14.29%) Maple
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Graduate
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Dojo
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
2 1 (14.29%) Biology
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Fortran
3 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
3 1 (14.29%) Pascal
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Minitab