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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 76 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 64 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.23% 5.66% 4.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.86% 21.55% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 57 59
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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
316 297 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.18% 26.28% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 282 233 327
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 August 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 August 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
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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 -17 8 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Horsham -18 4 £37,500 +36.36%
Gatwick -9 3 £35,000 -46.15%
Worthing -20 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £23,500 -
Burgess Hill -8 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 88 (86.27%) Degree
2 41 (40.20%) Software Engineering
3 39 (38.24%) C++
4 37 (36.27%) HTML
5 36 (35.29%) Java
6 32 (31.37%) JavaScript
6 32 (31.37%) CSS
7 27 (26.47%) C#
8 24 (23.53%) SQL
9 22 (21.57%) .NET
10 21 (20.59%) jQuery
11 20 (19.61%) Mathematics
12 18 (17.65%) C
12 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 18 (17.65%) Subversion
13 16 (15.69%) XML
14 15 (14.71%) Visual Studio
14 15 (14.71%) Apache
15 14 (13.73%) MySQL
15 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
15 14 (13.73%) JSP
15 14 (13.73%) Windows
15 14 (13.73%) Tomcat
16 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (11.76%) Linux
17 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
17 12 (11.76%) Ajax
17 12 (11.76%) JSON
18 11 (10.78%) OOP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (14.71%) Apache
2 14 (13.73%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) SPSS
2 1 (0.98%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.98%) Simulink
2 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) Maple
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
2 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.94%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) MySQL
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.98%) SQLite
6 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (17.65%) Subversion
2 15 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 11 (10.78%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.86%) Mercurial
4 7 (6.86%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.88%) JIRA
5 6 (5.88%) Ant
5 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 11 (10.78%) French Language
3 4 (3.92%) Games
3 4 (3.92%) Finance
4 2 (1.96%) German Language
5 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.98%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 73 (71.57%) Developer
2 21 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 17 (16.67%) Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) Junior
6 15 (14.71%) Junior Developer
7 13 (12.75%) Graduate
8 12 (11.76%) C Developer
9 11 (10.78%) Junior .NET Developer
9 11 (10.78%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 11 (10.78%) Software Engineer
9 11 (10.78%) .NET Developer
10 10 (9.80%) Support Analyst
11 9 (8.82%) Software Developer
12 8 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (5.88%) Real Time Developer
13 6 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
14 5 (4.90%) Graduate Developer
14 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
15 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) HTML
2 32 (31.37%) CSS
3 22 (21.57%) .NET
4 21 (20.59%) jQuery
5 16 (15.69%) XML
6 14 (13.73%) JSP
6 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
7 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (11.76%) Ajax
8 12 (11.76%) JSON
9 11 (10.78%) Silverlight
9 11 (10.78%) CSS3
9 11 (10.78%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (8.82%) Spring
10 9 (8.82%) J2EE
11 8 (7.84%) Hibernate
12 7 (6.86%) JSF
12 7 (6.86%) Spring MVC
12 7 (6.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Mathematics
2 11 (10.78%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (6.86%) SCADA
4 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.98%) Economics
6 1 (0.98%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.98%) PMI
6 1 (0.98%) Physics
6 1 (0.98%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.98%) Biology
6 1 (0.98%) Psychology
6 1 (0.98%) Blog
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Windows
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) Android
3 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.96%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.96%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) Software Engineering
2 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.78%) TDD
3 11 (10.78%) Pair Programming
3 11 (10.78%) OOP
4 10 (9.80%) OO
5 7 (6.86%) OOD
5 7 (6.86%) Multithreading
6 4 (3.92%) Web Development
6 4 (3.92%) Software Architecture
7 3 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.94%) MVC
7 3 (2.94%) Web Design
7 3 (2.94%) Automated Testing
7 3 (2.94%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.96%) User Stories
9 1 (0.98%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (0.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (0.98%) CAFM
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.24%) C++
2 36 (35.29%) Java
3 32 (31.37%) JavaScript
4 27 (26.47%) C#
5 24 (23.53%) SQL
6 18 (17.65%) C
7 11 (10.78%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.88%) HQL
9 4 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.92%) PHP
10 2 (1.96%) Fortran
10 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.96%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.96%) GLSL
11 1 (0.98%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.98%) Pascal
11 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.98%) VBA
11 1 (0.98%) Python
11 1 (0.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (86.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) PhD
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.98%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.98%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) Endeca
2 6 (5.88%) hybris
3 3 (2.94%) Citrix
3 3 (2.94%) Cisco
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.96%) QNX
5 1 (0.98%) Perforce
5 1 (0.98%) Minitab
5 1 (0.98%) Capita
5 1 (0.98%) Sun
5 1 (0.98%) Sybase
5 1 (0.98%) Informatica
Chichester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Arundel, West Sussex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £40000 per annum - 24 Days Holiday + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago