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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.60% 4.12% 19.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.12% 11.76% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 23
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,650 £50,000
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
59 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 39.07% 35.05% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 50
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £42,350
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 24 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Horsham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) Degree
3 12 (70.59%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) J2EE
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) Apache
6 8 (47.06%) C++
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
7 7 (41.18%) OCPJP
7 7 (41.18%) Spring
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Sun
7 7 (41.18%) Dojo
7 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
7 7 (41.18%) jQuery
8 5 (29.41%) Web Development
9 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
10 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Games
10 3 (17.65%) .NET
10 3 (17.65%) C
10 3 (17.65%) UML
10 3 (17.65%) OOD
11 2 (11.76%) LAN

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SPSS
1 1 (5.88%) Simulink
1 1 (5.88%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) PVCS
1 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
4 7 (41.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (41.18%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (35.29%) Graduate
6 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (29.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Junior
7 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) J2EE
3 7 (41.18%) Dojo
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
3 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
5 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) Economics
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Chemistry
3 1 (5.88%) Biology
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows CE
3 2 (11.76%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 2 (11.76%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) VB6
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) Pascal
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) Fortran
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (41.18%) OCPJP
3 2 (11.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Minitab
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