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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 9 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 21.60% 0.49% 7.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 55.56% 1.45% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £25,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
63 69 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 38.89% 33.50% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Horsham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 73 (91.25%) Software Engineering
2 70 (87.50%) Degree
3 58 (72.50%) C++
4 48 (60.00%) UML
5 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
6 44 (55.00%) Java
7 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (45.00%) Ajax
9 35 (43.75%) Web Development
10 34 (42.50%) Games
11 33 (41.25%) OO
12 31 (38.75%) Windows
12 31 (38.75%) jQuery
13 28 (35.00%) Apache
13 28 (35.00%) Visual Studio
14 27 (33.75%) OOD
15 26 (32.50%) MFC
16 25 (31.25%) Multithreading
17 24 (30.00%) Unit Testing
18 22 (27.50%) Web Services
19 20 (25.00%) Visualisation
20 15 (18.75%) Mathematics
21 14 (17.50%) OpenGL
21 14 (17.50%) GIS
21 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
21 14 (17.50%) XML
21 14 (17.50%) Dojo
22 13 (16.25%) IIS
22 13 (16.25%) J2EE
23 12 (15.00%) SQL Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (35.00%) Apache
2 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 13 (16.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
2 1 (1.25%) Maven
2 1 (1.25%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 34 (42.50%) Games
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Developer
2 31 (38.75%) Software Engineer
3 21 (26.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 19 (23.75%) Graduate
5 19 (23.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 18 (22.50%) Software Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Java Developer
6 18 (22.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 15 (18.75%) Web Developer
8 13 (16.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (11.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 9 (11.25%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (11.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Programmer
10 4 (5.00%) Graphics Programmer
10 4 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.00%) Ajax
2 31 (38.75%) jQuery
3 26 (32.50%) MFC
4 22 (27.50%) Web Services
5 14 (17.50%) XML
5 14 (17.50%) OpenGL
5 14 (17.50%) Dojo
6 13 (16.25%) J2EE
7 10 (12.50%) Servlets
7 10 (12.50%) STL
7 10 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (11.25%) JSP
9 8 (10.00%) CSS
9 8 (10.00%) HTML
10 6 (7.50%) Spring
11 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 4 (5.00%) DirectX
13 1 (1.25%) SOAP
13 1 (1.25%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 15 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 14 (17.50%) GIS
4 5 (6.25%) Physics
5 4 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) VHDL
6 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.25%) CPLD
6 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 10 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.75%) CentOS
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (91.25%) Software Engineering
2 48 (60.00%) UML
3 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (43.75%) Web Development
5 33 (41.25%) OO
6 27 (33.75%) OOD
7 25 (31.25%) Multithreading
8 24 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.00%) 3D Programming
10 3 (3.75%) DevOps
11 1 (1.25%) SDLC
11 1 (1.25%) MVVM
11 1 (1.25%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.25%) MVC
11 1 (1.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.25%) TDD
11 1 (1.25%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) C++
2 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 44 (55.00%) Java
4 7 (8.75%) C#
5 4 (5.00%) HLSL
6 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.75%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) SQL
7 1 (1.25%) VB
7 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 70 (87.50%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) OCPJP
2 10 (12.50%) PhD
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (6.25%) OCMJD
5 4 (5.00%) Sun Certification
5 4 (5.00%) OCPJWCD
6 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Capistrano
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Sun
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.25%) Altera
4 1 (1.25%) QNX
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) EMC
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