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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 57 76 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -41
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 28 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.96% 2.28% 5.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.73% 6.28% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 56
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
514 446 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.70% 36.38% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 450 399 306
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 +17 21 £50,000 +33.33%
Gatwick -1 8 £26,000 -25.71%
Crawley -13 3 £47,500 -2.56%
Burgess Hill +7 2 - -
Worthing 0 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Haywards Heath - 2 £42,500 -
Chichester +11 1 £35,000 +34.61%
East Grinstead - 1 £50,000 -
Arundel - 1 £35,000 - 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 127 (84.67%) Degree
2 105 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 79 (52.67%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (46.00%) Java
5 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
6 53 (35.33%) C++
7 46 (30.67%) Windows
8 40 (26.67%) UML
9 37 (24.67%) Finance
10 34 (22.67%) SQL
10 34 (22.67%) Web Services
11 33 (22.00%) Ajax
12 32 (21.33%) jQuery
13 31 (20.67%) Web Development
13 31 (20.67%) Games
13 31 (20.67%) OO
14 30 (20.00%) Oracle
14 30 (20.00%) Visual Studio
15 28 (18.67%) XML
15 28 (18.67%) Linux
16 27 (18.00%) Apache
16 27 (18.00%) HTML
17 25 (16.67%) OOD
18 23 (15.33%) MFC
19 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
19 21 (14.00%) Multithreading
19 21 (14.00%) Visualisation
20 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
21 19 (12.67%) Mathematics
21 19 (12.67%) WebSphere

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 27 (18.00%) Apache
2 19 (12.67%) WebSphere
3 17 (11.33%) Tomcat
4 12 (8.00%) IIS
5 10 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.00%) Jetty
7 3 (2.00%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.67%) Node.js
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Documentum
8 1 (0.67%) SAS
8 1 (0.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Movex
1 3 (2.00%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.33%) MySQL
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.00%) WebFOCUS
10 2 (1.33%) QlikView
10 2 (1.33%) OLTP
10 2 (1.33%) OLAP
10 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.67%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 30 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.33%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.00%) JUnit
3 6 (4.00%) Subversion
3 6 (4.00%) jMock
3 6 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.67%) Toad
5 3 (2.00%) Ant
5 3 (2.00%) dbdeploy
5 3 (2.00%) Trac
6 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.33%) Selenium
7 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 37 (24.67%) Finance
2 31 (20.67%) Games
3 5 (3.33%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 86 (57.33%) Developer
2 58 (38.67%) Software Engineer
3 30 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 24 (16.00%) Graduate
5 23 (15.33%) Software Developer
6 21 (14.00%) C++ Developer
7 20 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 17 (11.33%) C++ Software Developer
10 16 (10.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 13 (8.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 12 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (8.00%) Senior Developer
13 11 (7.33%) Web Developer
13 11 (7.33%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (5.33%) Junior
15 7 (4.67%) J2EE Developer
15 7 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
16 6 (4.00%) Junior Developer
16 6 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.67%) Web Services
2 33 (22.00%) Ajax
3 32 (21.33%) jQuery
4 28 (18.67%) XML
5 27 (18.00%) HTML
6 23 (15.33%) MFC
7 17 (11.33%) HTML5
8 15 (10.00%) .NET
8 15 (10.00%) J2EE
8 15 (10.00%) Spring
9 14 (9.33%) OpenGL
10 13 (8.67%) CSS
11 12 (8.00%) JSP
11 12 (8.00%) Hibernate
12 11 (7.33%) Spring MVC
13 10 (6.67%) Servlets
13 10 (6.67%) STL
13 10 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 9 (6.00%) Dojo
15 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.00%) Visualisation
2 19 (12.67%) Mathematics
3 15 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 12 (8.00%) GIS
5 8 (5.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.67%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.67%) Physics
7 2 (1.33%) PMI
7 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.67%) User Experience
8 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.67%) Windows
2 28 (18.67%) Linux
3 15 (10.00%) UNIX
4 7 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) CentOS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.67%) Android
6 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 79 (52.67%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (26.67%) UML
4 31 (20.67%) OO
4 31 (20.67%) Web Development
5 25 (16.67%) OOD
6 21 (14.00%) Multithreading
7 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 13 (8.67%) Scrum
9 11 (7.33%) MVC
10 9 (6.00%) CRM
11 8 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.67%) ERP
12 7 (4.67%) Automated Testing
12 7 (4.67%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (4.00%) TDD
13 6 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (3.33%) Software Testing
14 5 (3.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.00%) Java
2 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
3 53 (35.33%) C++
4 34 (22.67%) SQL
5 16 (10.67%) PL/SQL
6 15 (10.00%) C#
7 13 (8.67%) COBOL
8 6 (4.00%) Python
9 5 (3.33%) VB
9 5 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.67%) Embedded C++
10 4 (2.67%) HLSL
11 3 (2.00%) R
11 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.00%) PHP
12 2 (1.33%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.33%) X++
13 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 127 (84.67%) Degree
2 10 (6.67%) PhD
3 7 (4.67%) OCPJP
4 4 (2.67%) OCMJD
4 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.67%) Sun Certification
4 4 (2.67%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.00%) HNC
5 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.33%) HND
6 2 (1.33%) MCP
6 2 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) IC3 Certification
7 1 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) Firmware
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.67%) SCOM
1 1 (0.67%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (20.00%) Oracle
2 10 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.33%) Sun
4 7 (4.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.67%) Pega
5 6 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.00%) hybris
6 3 (2.00%) Tableau
6 3 (2.00%) Lotus
6 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.33%) Cognos
7 2 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.67%) BMC
8 1 (0.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) Telerik
8 1 (0.67%) Endeca
West Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits Package+Performance Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago