The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 11 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 4.17% 40.00% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hove region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 54.17% 40.00% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +71.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Hove

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Hove

Computer Science
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hove 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Infor
2 6 (85.71%) Data Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) MCDBA
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) ERP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Database Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hove 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) SQL DBA
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
1 6 (85.71%) Database Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server DBA
2 5 (71.43%) Server Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) ERP
1 6 (85.71%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) MCDBA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Infor
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft