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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 12 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 10.87% 6.25% 25.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.83% 15.38% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
24 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 52.17% 40.63% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) Umbraco
2 5 (71.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (71.43%) Sitecore
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) Kentico
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) Kentico
1 5 (71.43%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (71.43%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Sitecore