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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 35 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.04% 2.42% 8.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.21% 6.15% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
58 65 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 36.02% 39.39% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 34
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Horsham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (92.06%) Software Engineering
2 55 (87.30%) Degree
3 47 (74.60%) C++
4 40 (63.49%) UML
5 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
6 34 (53.97%) Java
6 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (49.21%) Games
8 29 (46.03%) Ajax
9 27 (42.86%) Web Development
10 26 (41.27%) OO
11 25 (39.68%) Visual Studio
11 25 (39.68%) jQuery
12 24 (38.10%) Windows
13 23 (36.51%) MFC
14 22 (34.92%) OOD
15 21 (33.33%) Apache
16 20 (31.75%) Unit Testing
16 20 (31.75%) Multithreading
17 17 (26.98%) Visualisation
18 16 (25.40%) Web Services
19 14 (22.22%) OpenGL
20 13 (20.63%) Mathematics
21 12 (19.05%) GIS
22 11 (17.46%) XML
22 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
22 11 (17.46%) IIS
23 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 10 (15.87%) STL
23 10 (15.87%) PhD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.46%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (49.21%) Games
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Software Engineer
3 18 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (26.98%) Software Developer
4 17 (26.98%) C++ Developer
4 17 (26.98%) C++ Software Developer
5 15 (23.81%) Graduate
5 15 (23.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
7 11 (17.46%) Web Developer
7 11 (17.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Programmer
9 4 (6.35%) Software Programmer
9 4 (6.35%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Ajax
2 25 (39.68%) jQuery
3 23 (36.51%) MFC
4 16 (25.40%) Web Services
5 14 (22.22%) OpenGL
6 11 (17.46%) XML
7 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (15.87%) STL
8 9 (14.29%) Dojo
9 8 (12.70%) J2EE
10 7 (11.11%) JSP
10 7 (11.11%) Servlets
11 5 (7.94%) CSS
11 5 (7.94%) HTML
12 4 (6.35%) DirectX
12 4 (6.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
13 3 (4.76%) Spring
14 1 (1.59%) WPF
14 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Visualisation
2 13 (20.63%) Mathematics
3 12 (19.05%) GIS
4 4 (6.35%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (6.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.59%) CentOS
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (92.06%) Software Engineering
2 40 (63.49%) UML
3 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.86%) Web Development
5 26 (41.27%) OO
6 22 (34.92%) OOD
7 20 (31.75%) Unit Testing
7 20 (31.75%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.35%) 3D Programming
8 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.59%) SDLC
9 1 (1.59%) TDD
9 1 (1.59%) MVVM
9 1 (1.59%) DevOps
9 1 (1.59%) MVC
9 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) C++
2 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
3 34 (53.97%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) C#
5 4 (6.35%) HLSL
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (87.30%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) PhD
3 7 (11.11%) OCPJP
4 4 (6.35%) OCMJD
4 4 (6.35%) Sun Certification
4 4 (6.35%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Sun
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
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