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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 64 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 52 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.94% 4.85% 4.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.02% 15.52% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 46
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,250 £25,000
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
388 335 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.58% 31.22% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 340 291 444
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Crawley -19 8 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Horsham -12 7 £50,000 +85.18% 1
Worthing -6 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Gatwick -10 4 £35,000 -46.15%
Chichester -13 3 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £23,500 -
Burgess Hill -12 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Haywards Heath -7 1 £42,500 +36.00%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 77 (84.62%) Degree
2 34 (37.36%) HTML
2 34 (37.36%) Java
2 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
3 33 (36.26%) Software Engineering
4 29 (31.87%) CSS
5 28 (30.77%) C++
6 26 (28.57%) SQL
7 25 (27.47%) jQuery
8 24 (26.37%) C#
8 24 (26.37%) .NET
9 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (18.68%) Mathematics
11 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
11 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
12 15 (16.48%) Apache
12 15 (16.48%) Subversion
13 14 (15.38%) C
14 13 (14.29%) XML
14 13 (14.29%) JSP
14 13 (14.29%) Tomcat
15 12 (13.19%) Windows
15 12 (13.19%) Linux
15 12 (13.19%) MySQL
16 11 (12.09%) Oracle
16 11 (12.09%) Visual Studio
16 11 (12.09%) OOP
17 10 (10.99%) Ajax
17 10 (10.99%) JSON
17 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (16.48%) Apache
2 13 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.49%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.40%) SAS
5 3 (3.30%) WordPress
5 3 (3.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.10%) Maple
2 1 (1.10%) SPSS
2 1 (1.10%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.10%) Simulink
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
1 1 (1.10%) PaaS
1 1 (1.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) DHCP
2 3 (3.30%) Intranet
2 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) MySQL
3 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) SQLite
6 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Subversion
2 11 (12.09%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.79%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.69%) Mercurial
5 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.49%) JIRA
6 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.49%) Ant
General
1 9 (9.89%) French Language
1 9 (9.89%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Legal
3 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.30%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 65 (71.43%) Developer
2 20 (21.98%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.78%) Junior
3 18 (19.78%) Graduate
4 17 (18.68%) Junior Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) C++ Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (9.89%) C Developer
9 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
9 8 (8.79%) Support Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (8.79%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Software Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Real Time Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.36%) HTML
2 29 (31.87%) CSS
3 25 (27.47%) jQuery
4 24 (26.37%) .NET
5 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
6 13 (14.29%) XML
6 13 (14.29%) JSP
7 10 (10.99%) Ajax
7 10 (10.99%) JSON
7 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (10.99%) CSS3
8 9 (9.89%) Spring
8 9 (9.89%) J2EE
9 8 (8.79%) Hibernate
9 8 (8.79%) Silverlight
9 8 (8.79%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (7.69%) Spring MVC
10 7 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.79%) User Experience
2 8 (8.79%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.40%) SCADA
5 3 (3.30%) Physics
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) Social Media
7 1 (1.10%) Economics
7 1 (1.10%) Statistics
7 1 (1.10%) Blog
7 1 (1.10%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.10%) Biology
7 1 (1.10%) Psychology
7 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.10%) PMI
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Windows
1 12 (13.19%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.40%) Android
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.20%) UNIX
5 1 (1.10%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (1.10%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Software Engineering
2 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.09%) OOP
4 9 (9.89%) OO
5 8 (8.79%) TDD
5 8 (8.79%) Pair Programming
6 6 (6.59%) OOD
6 6 (6.59%) MVC
6 6 (6.59%) Multithreading
6 6 (6.59%) Web Development
7 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.30%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.30%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.30%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.30%) User Stories
8 3 (3.30%) Web Design
9 2 (2.20%) ETL
9 2 (2.20%) Scrum
10 1 (1.10%) Data Management
10 1 (1.10%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) Java
1 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
2 28 (30.77%) C++
3 26 (28.57%) SQL
4 24 (26.37%) C#
5 14 (15.38%) C
6 9 (9.89%) PHP
6 9 (9.89%) Objective-C
7 5 (5.49%) HQL
8 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.20%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.20%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.20%) Fortran
10 1 (1.10%) VB6
10 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
10 1 (1.10%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.10%) GLSL
10 1 (1.10%) Pascal
10 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 77 (84.62%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) OCPJP
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.10%) TickIT
1 1 (1.10%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) Endeca
2 5 (5.49%) hybris
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Sun
3 3 (3.30%) Citrix
4 2 (2.20%) Informatica
5 1 (1.10%) Capita
5 1 (1.10%) Perforce
5 1 (1.10%) Minitab
5 1 (1.10%) QNX
5 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.10%) IBM
5 1 (1.10%) Sybase
Horsham, West Sussex
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £21k - 28k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: competitve salay based on experience, plus benefits.
Posted: 15 days ago