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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 75 80 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.06% 8.08% 4.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.74% 21.86% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 48
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
380 366 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.75% 36.97% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 327 342 376
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Crawley +4 42 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Horsham +4 39 £30,000 -25.00% 3
East Grinstead +3 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Worthing -15 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Haywards Heath +3 2 £32,500 +47.72% 2
Gatwick -4 2 £42,500 -34.61%
Burgess Hill - 2 £37,500 -
Chichester - 2 £28,750 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 106 (89.08%) Degree
2 67 (56.30%) Java
2 67 (56.30%) JavaScript
3 61 (51.26%) Software Engineering
4 54 (45.38%) Apache
5 47 (39.50%) J2EE
5 47 (39.50%) Web Services
6 46 (38.66%) Linux
7 45 (37.82%) HTML
8 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (34.45%) jQuery
9 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
10 39 (32.77%) CSS
11 38 (31.93%) Spring
12 36 (30.25%) SQL
13 35 (29.41%) Hibernate
14 31 (26.05%) Dojo
14 31 (26.05%) C++
14 31 (26.05%) Oracle
14 31 (26.05%) Windows
15 29 (24.37%) Subversion
16 25 (21.01%) Tomcat
17 24 (20.17%) OO
18 23 (19.33%) JSP
18 23 (19.33%) Web Development
19 22 (18.49%) Ajax
20 21 (17.65%) OCPJP
20 21 (17.65%) Multithreading
20 21 (17.65%) Sun
20 21 (17.65%) Oracle Certification

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (45.38%) Apache
2 25 (21.01%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.08%) Apache Solr
4 10 (8.40%) IIS
5 6 (5.04%) nginx
6 5 (4.20%) SAS
6 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.36%) WordPress
7 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.52%) JBoss
8 3 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.52%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.84%) CMS
9 1 (0.84%) FileNet
9 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) Force.com
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) DNS
2 8 (6.72%) Internet
3 6 (5.04%) HTTP
3 6 (5.04%) Wireless
4 5 (4.20%) DHCP
5 4 (3.36%) Intranet
6 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.68%) LAN
6 2 (1.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.84%) PPTP
7 1 (0.84%) CTI
7 1 (0.84%) IPsec
7 1 (0.84%) SMTP
7 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) MySQL
3 10 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.36%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.68%) DataStage
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (24.37%) Subversion
2 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.29%) Ant
4 15 (12.61%) Eclipse
5 12 (10.08%) JUnit
6 11 (9.24%) JIRA
7 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.20%) PHPUnit
8 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.20%) Behat
8 5 (4.20%) Maven
9 4 (3.36%) Selenium
9 4 (3.36%) WebLOAD
9 4 (3.36%) NUnit
9 4 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (3.36%) JMeter
9 4 (3.36%) Rational Robot
9 4 (3.36%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (3.36%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.36%) Appium
General
1 7 (5.88%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Legal
2 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.20%) Retail
3 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.68%) Electronics
4 2 (1.68%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) French Language
5 1 (0.84%) German Language
5 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 90 (75.63%) Developer
2 49 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.85%) Software Engineer
4 25 (21.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 21 (17.65%) Junior
6 20 (16.81%) Graduate
7 19 (15.97%) Junior Developer
8 18 (15.13%) J2EE Developer
9 12 (10.08%) Junior Software Engineer
9 12 (10.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 10 (8.40%) Junior Java Software Engineer
10 10 (8.40%) Junior Java Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (7.56%) Web Developer
12 8 (6.72%) PHP Developer
13 7 (5.88%) Senior Developer
14 6 (5.04%) C Developer
14 6 (5.04%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (5.04%) C++ Developer
14 6 (5.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.50%) J2EE
1 47 (39.50%) Web Services
2 45 (37.82%) HTML
3 41 (34.45%) jQuery
4 39 (32.77%) CSS
5 38 (31.93%) Spring
6 35 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 31 (26.05%) Dojo
8 23 (19.33%) JSP
9 22 (18.49%) Ajax
10 19 (15.97%) XML
10 19 (15.97%) .NET
11 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET
12 12 (10.08%) Servlets
12 12 (10.08%) XHTML
13 11 (9.24%) Velocity
14 9 (7.56%) REST
15 7 (5.88%) XSLT
15 7 (5.88%) JSF
15 7 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) GIS
2 11 (9.24%) Mathematics
3 10 (8.40%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.52%) Social Media
5 3 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.52%) Clustering
5 3 (2.52%) Physics
6 2 (1.68%) iPhone
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.68%) iPad
7 1 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.84%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.66%) Linux
2 31 (26.05%) Windows
3 7 (5.88%) UNIX
4 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.68%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (1.68%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.68%) CentOS
5 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) Software Engineering
2 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (20.17%) OO
4 23 (19.33%) Web Development
5 21 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 20 (16.81%) MVC
7 17 (14.29%) UML
8 16 (13.45%) TDD
9 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.40%) OOP
10 10 (8.40%) BDD
11 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.04%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.20%) OO PHP
13 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.20%) Configuration Management
13 5 (4.20%) OOD
13 5 (4.20%) Software Testing
14 4 (3.36%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (56.30%) Java
1 67 (56.30%) JavaScript
2 36 (30.25%) SQL
3 31 (26.05%) C++
4 19 (15.97%) C#
5 16 (13.45%) PHP
6 13 (10.92%) C
7 12 (10.08%) HQL
8 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.04%) Embedded C
8 6 (5.04%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.20%) Perl
9 5 (4.20%) Python
10 4 (3.36%) SAS Macro
10 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.36%) Tcl
11 3 (2.52%) VB
11 3 (2.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 106 (89.08%) Degree
2 21 (17.65%) OCPJP
2 21 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) CSQA
4 4 (3.36%) ISEB
5 3 (2.52%) OCMJD
5 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Oracle
2 21 (17.65%) Sun
3 12 (10.08%) Endeca
4 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.40%) hybris
5 3 (2.52%) IBM
5 3 (2.52%) Google
6 2 (1.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.68%) Remedy
6 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.84%) iRise
7 1 (0.84%) Ektron
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe
7 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.84%) Vignette
7 1 (0.84%) Capita
7 1 (0.84%) Sitecore
Arundel
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training, Team Building
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Sussex
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Arundel
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Optimus Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
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
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago