The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 42 51 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.62% 4.59% 6.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.97% 15.69% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 69
Average salary £35,000 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,375 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
383 325 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.99% 29.25% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 332 291 484
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in West Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Computer Science
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +3 15 £40,000 +70.21% 2
Crawley -19 10 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Gatwick -14 5 £35,000 -46.15%
Burgess Hill -3 4 £28,750 -36.11%
Chichester -9 3 £26,000 -42.22%
Worthing -2 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Haywards Heath -6 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £24,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 64 (81.01%) Degree
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 32 (40.51%) Software Engineering
4 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
5 25 (31.65%) HTML
6 22 (27.85%) jQuery
7 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (25.32%) C++
8 20 (25.32%) CSS
9 19 (24.05%) .NET
10 18 (22.78%) SQL
10 18 (22.78%) C#
10 18 (22.78%) Apache
11 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
11 15 (18.99%) Subversion
12 14 (17.72%) Linux
12 14 (17.72%) J2EE
13 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
13 13 (16.46%) Windows
13 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
14 12 (15.19%) JSP
14 12 (15.19%) MySQL
14 12 (15.19%) C
15 11 (13.92%) Oracle
15 11 (13.92%) XML
15 11 (13.92%) Hibernate
15 11 (13.92%) Spring
16 10 (12.66%) Web Services
16 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
16 10 (12.66%) OOP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 18 (22.78%) Apache
2 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.33%) SAS
3 5 (6.33%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.80%) IIS
4 3 (3.80%) WordPress
5 1 (1.27%) FileNet
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Simulink
1 1 (1.27%) SPSS
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
1 2 (2.53%) PaaS
1 2 (2.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) HTTP
1 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) Intranet
3 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.53%) DataStage
5 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Subversion
2 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.33%) Ant
4 5 (6.33%) JIRA
4 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.53%) PVCS
5 2 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.13%) French Language
2 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.33%) Finance
4 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.80%) Games
4 3 (3.80%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) German Language
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Graduate
4 14 (17.72%) Junior Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Junior
5 11 (13.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) C Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C++ Developer
8 6 (7.59%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (6.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) HTML
2 22 (27.85%) jQuery
3 20 (25.32%) CSS
4 19 (24.05%) .NET
5 14 (17.72%) J2EE
6 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
7 12 (15.19%) JSP
8 11 (13.92%) XML
8 11 (13.92%) Hibernate
8 11 (13.92%) Spring
9 10 (12.66%) Web Services
10 8 (10.13%) Ajax
11 7 (8.86%) Servlets
11 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (8.86%) CSS3
12 6 (7.59%) Dojo
12 6 (7.59%) JSON
13 5 (6.33%) XHTML
13 5 (6.33%) XSLT
13 5 (6.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.33%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
3 4 (5.06%) Social Media
4 3 (3.80%) Physics
4 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.53%) GIS
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Economics
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) SCADA
6 1 (1.27%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.27%) Biology
6 1 (1.27%) Psychology
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Linux
2 13 (16.46%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Android
3 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.53%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Software Engineering
2 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.66%) OOP
4 8 (10.13%) OO
5 7 (8.86%) Web Development
5 7 (8.86%) Multithreading
6 5 (6.33%) TDD
6 5 (6.33%) Pair Programming
6 5 (6.33%) MVC
6 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.33%) OOD
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (3.80%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) ETL
8 3 (3.80%) UML
8 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.80%) User Stories
9 2 (2.53%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.53%) Functional Testing
9 2 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.32%) C++
4 18 (22.78%) SQL
4 18 (22.78%) C#
5 12 (15.19%) C
6 8 (10.13%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.33%) HQL
8 4 (5.06%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.06%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.53%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.53%) SAS Macro
10 2 (2.53%) VB6
10 2 (2.53%) VB
11 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.27%) Pascal
11 1 (1.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 64 (81.01%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) OCPJP
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.53%) HND
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.53%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Sun
3 5 (6.33%) Endeca
3 5 (6.33%) hybris
4 3 (3.80%) Informatica
4 3 (3.80%) IBM
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.53%) Remedy
6 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.27%) Minitab
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.27%) Capita
Horsham, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Zest 2 Recruitment
Salary: From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum Basic Salary £21-28,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago