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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 56 76 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.29% 6.87% 6.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.37% 22.55% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 54 75 74
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +54.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
342 337 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.29% 30.44% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 303 305 496
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £60,000
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 18 December 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 December 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 -8 26 £40,000 -16.66% 3
Horsham +6 25 £40,000 - 8
Haywards Heath +2 4 £42,500 +93.18%
Gatwick -11 4 £38,750 +55.00%
Worthing -11 3 £45,000 -
Burgess Hill - 3 £20,000 -
East Grinstead - 2 £32,500 -
Chichester - 1 £27,500 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 78 (85.71%) Degree
2 46 (50.55%) JavaScript
3 45 (49.45%) Java
4 39 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 33 (36.26%) HTML
5 33 (36.26%) Apache
6 29 (31.87%) SQL
7 28 (30.77%) Linux
7 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (29.67%) J2EE
8 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
9 25 (27.47%) jQuery
10 24 (26.37%) CSS
10 24 (26.37%) Web Services
11 22 (24.18%) C++
11 22 (24.18%) Spring
12 21 (23.08%) Hibernate
13 20 (21.98%) Subversion
14 19 (20.88%) Oracle
14 19 (20.88%) Windows
15 18 (19.78%) .NET
16 17 (18.68%) C#
17 15 (16.48%) MVC
17 15 (16.48%) PHP
17 15 (16.48%) OO
17 15 (16.48%) Dojo
18 14 (15.38%) MySQL
18 14 (15.38%) XML
18 14 (15.38%) JSP
19 13 (14.29%) C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 33 (36.26%) Apache
2 13 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.79%) IIS
4 7 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 5 (5.49%) nginx
5 5 (5.49%) SAS
6 4 (4.40%) WordPress
7 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.10%) FileNet
9 1 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.10%) SPSS
1 1 (1.10%) Simulink
1 1 (1.10%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Force.com
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
1 2 (2.20%) PaaS
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) DNS
2 5 (5.49%) HTTP
3 4 (4.40%) Wireless
3 4 (4.40%) Intranet
3 4 (4.40%) DHCP
4 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.20%) LAN
4 2 (2.20%) WAN
4 2 (2.20%) Internet
4 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.10%) VPN
5 1 (1.10%) IPsec
5 1 (1.10%) PPTP
5 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.38%) MySQL
3 7 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.40%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.20%) DataStage
7 1 (1.10%) SQLite
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (21.98%) Subversion
2 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.99%) Ant
3 8 (8.79%) Eclipse
4 7 (7.69%) JIRA
5 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.40%) PHPUnit
6 4 (4.40%) Behat
7 3 (3.30%) JUnit
8 2 (2.20%) PVCS
8 2 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.20%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.20%) Rational Robot
8 2 (2.20%) JMeter
8 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.20%) Selenium
8 2 (2.20%) WebLOAD
8 2 (2.20%) Maven
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.49%) Legal
4 4 (4.40%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Electronics
6 2 (2.20%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) French Language
7 1 (1.10%) German Language
7 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 68 (74.73%) Developer
2 33 (36.26%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.78%) Graduate
3 18 (19.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (17.58%) Software Engineer
5 15 (16.48%) Junior
5 15 (16.48%) Junior Developer
6 11 (12.09%) J2EE Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Junior Software Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Junior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) C Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) C++ Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) HTML
2 27 (29.67%) J2EE
3 25 (27.47%) jQuery
4 24 (26.37%) CSS
4 24 (26.37%) Web Services
5 22 (24.18%) Spring
6 21 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 18 (19.78%) .NET
8 15 (16.48%) Dojo
9 14 (15.38%) JSP
9 14 (15.38%) XML
10 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
11 9 (9.89%) Ajax
12 7 (7.69%) JSF
12 7 (7.69%) XSLT
12 7 (7.69%) XHTML
12 7 (7.69%) Velocity
13 6 (6.59%) REST
13 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.59%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.69%) GIS
4 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.40%) Social Media
6 3 (3.30%) Physics
7 2 (2.20%) iPad
7 2 (2.20%) User Experience
7 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.20%) iPhone
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.10%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.10%) Biology
8 1 (1.10%) Psychology
8 1 (1.10%) RIA
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Clustering
8 1 (1.10%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Linux
2 19 (20.88%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.49%) UNIX
5 4 (4.40%) Android
6 2 (2.20%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.20%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) CentOS
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.48%) MVC
3 15 (16.48%) OO
4 13 (14.29%) Web Development
5 12 (13.19%) Multithreading
6 9 (9.89%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) UML
7 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.59%) OOP
9 6 (6.59%) BDD
10 5 (5.49%) OOD
10 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.40%) ETL
11 4 (4.40%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (4.40%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.40%) OO PHP
12 3 (3.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) JavaScript
2 45 (49.45%) Java
3 29 (31.87%) SQL
4 22 (24.18%) C++
5 17 (18.68%) C#
6 15 (16.48%) PHP
7 13 (14.29%) C
8 7 (7.69%) HQL
9 6 (6.59%) Embedded C
9 6 (6.59%) Embedded C++
10 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.40%) SAS Macro
11 4 (4.40%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.30%) Perl
13 2 (2.20%) VB
13 2 (2.20%) VB6
13 2 (2.20%) Python
13 2 (2.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 78 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (13.19%) OCPJP
3 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.20%) HND
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
4 2 (2.20%) CSQA
5 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.20%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Puppet
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Oracle
2 12 (13.19%) Sun
3 7 (7.69%) Endeca
3 7 (7.69%) hybris
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.30%) Informatica
5 3 (3.30%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.20%) Remedy
7 1 (1.10%) VMware
7 1 (1.10%) Minitab
7 1 (1.10%) Capita
7 1 (1.10%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) iRise
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago