The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 11 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.70% 11.22% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 39.29% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
10 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 27.03% 28.57% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 11
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South East

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 7 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree