The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.65% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 44.19% 40.82% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 8
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £40,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,085 £45,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Sussex

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) RTP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) RTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle