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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 168 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.40% 8.06% 7.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.90% 19.73% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 154 80 74
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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
468 441 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 42.90% 40.83% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 422 377 380
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,373
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Burgess Hill +7 53 £46,250 +23.33% 3
Crawley +4 51 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Horsham 0 47 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Gatwick -1 11 £35,000 -14.11% 1
East Grinstead -10 5 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 2 £23,750 -
Chichester -19 1 £25,000 -13.04%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 227 (85.98%) Degree
2 167 (63.26%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (55.30%) Java
3 146 (55.30%) JavaScript
4 114 (43.18%) Software Engineering
5 105 (39.77%) Web Services
6 96 (36.36%) SQL
7 82 (31.06%) Finance
8 75 (28.41%) Windows
9 71 (26.89%) HTML
10 64 (24.24%) TDD
11 63 (23.86%) SQL Server
11 63 (23.86%) jQuery
12 61 (23.11%) Oracle
13 59 (22.35%) Linux
14 57 (21.59%) Mathematics
15 53 (20.08%) C#
15 53 (20.08%) .NET
16 46 (17.42%) J2EE
16 46 (17.42%) MVC
16 46 (17.42%) Multithreading
17 44 (16.67%) Spring
18 41 (15.53%) CSS
19 40 (15.15%) Apache
20 38 (14.39%) Ruby
21 36 (13.64%) Oracle Database
22 34 (12.88%) SDLC
22 34 (12.88%) SOA
22 34 (12.88%) MySQL
23 33 (12.50%) XML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 40 (15.15%) Apache
2 32 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.92%) IIS
4 12 (4.55%) Node.js
5 8 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.89%) CICS
7 4 (1.52%) Jetty
8 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) Liferay
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.41%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.38%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.82%) Internet
2 2 (0.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) Modbus
3 1 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.38%) SNMP
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 34 (12.88%) MySQL
4 28 (10.61%) NoSQL
4 28 (10.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 25 (9.47%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.82%) GIS
7 17 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (5.68%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.65%) DB2
11 5 (1.89%) Big Data
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 28 (10.61%) JUnit
2 15 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.41%) IntelliJ
5 5 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.89%) Selenium
5 5 (1.89%) Subversion
6 4 (1.52%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.52%) jMock
6 4 (1.52%) Maven
6 4 (1.52%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.14%) dbdeploy
7 3 (1.14%) JIRA
7 3 (1.14%) NUnit
7 3 (1.14%) Toad
8 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.76%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (31.06%) Finance
2 9 (3.41%) French Language
2 9 (3.41%) Games
2 9 (3.41%) German Language
3 3 (1.14%) Law
4 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.38%) Automotive
5 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.38%) Publishing
5 1 (0.38%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 166 (62.88%) Developer
2 85 (32.20%) Java Developer
3 57 (21.59%) Software Engineer
4 45 (17.05%) Java Engineer
5 44 (16.67%) Graduate
6 42 (15.91%) Software Developer
7 39 (14.77%) Graduate Developer
8 36 (13.64%) .NET Developer
9 31 (11.74%) Senior Developer
10 30 (11.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 27 (10.23%) J2EE Developer
11 27 (10.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 26 (9.85%) JavaScript Developer
13 24 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
14 23 (8.71%) Java Software Developer
15 21 (7.95%) C# Developer
16 20 (7.58%) Junior
17 19 (7.20%) Lead Developer
18 18 (6.82%) Graduate Java Developer
18 18 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (39.77%) Web Services
2 71 (26.89%) HTML
3 63 (23.86%) jQuery
4 53 (20.08%) .NET
5 46 (17.42%) J2EE
6 44 (16.67%) Spring
7 41 (15.53%) CSS
8 33 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 33 (12.50%) XML
9 30 (11.36%) WCF
10 27 (10.23%) Ajax
10 27 (10.23%) ASP.NET
10 27 (10.23%) Hibernate
11 26 (9.85%) Dojo
11 26 (9.85%) HTML5
12 22 (8.33%) JSP
13 19 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (7.20%) SOAP
14 18 (6.82%) Entity Framework
14 18 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.59%) Mathematics
2 31 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (10.61%) Mainframe
4 22 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 19 (7.20%) Data Structures
6 12 (4.55%) Visualisation
7 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.52%) Statistics
11 3 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.14%) PMI
11 3 (1.14%) User Experience
12 2 (0.76%) Physics
12 2 (0.76%) Replication
12 2 (0.76%) VSAM
13 1 (0.38%) Applied Mathematics
13 1 (0.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 75 (28.41%) Windows
2 59 (22.35%) Linux
3 23 (8.71%) Unix
4 13 (4.92%) Android
5 12 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.65%) zOS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (63.26%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (43.18%) Software Engineering
3 64 (24.24%) TDD
4 46 (17.42%) Multithreading
4 46 (17.42%) MVC
5 34 (12.88%) SDLC
5 34 (12.88%) SOA
6 33 (12.50%) Scrum
7 30 (11.36%) OO
8 27 (10.23%) RAD
9 25 (9.47%) UML
9 25 (9.47%) Web Development
10 22 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 21 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (7.58%) Automated Testing
13 17 (6.44%) OOP
13 17 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (6.06%) User Stories
15 15 (5.68%) BDD
16 14 (5.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 146 (55.30%) Java
1 146 (55.30%) JavaScript
2 96 (36.36%) SQL
3 53 (20.08%) C#
4 38 (14.39%) Ruby
5 26 (9.85%) C++
6 22 (8.33%) COBOL
7 16 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 14 (5.30%) PL/SQL
9 13 (4.92%) VB
10 9 (3.41%) Groovy
11 7 (2.65%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.65%) C
11 7 (2.65%) Perl
12 6 (2.27%) PHP
13 5 (1.89%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.52%) Python
15 3 (1.14%) XPath
15 3 (1.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 227 (85.98%) Degree
2 24 (9.09%) OCPJP
3 22 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (3.03%) ISEB
4 8 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.52%) PhD
6 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.14%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.76%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.76%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.76%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.38%) ISO26262
2 1 (0.38%) MISRA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.76%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (23.11%) Oracle
2 24 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.09%) Sun
3 22 (8.33%) IBM
4 9 (3.41%) Citrix
4 9 (3.41%) HP
5 5 (1.89%) Rally
6 4 (1.52%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.14%) Informatica
7 3 (1.14%) iRise
8 2 (0.76%) CA
8 2 (0.76%) Pega
8 2 (0.76%) TSYS
9 1 (0.38%) Fundtech
9 1 (0.38%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.38%) QNX
9 1 (0.38%) Telerik
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago