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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 73 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.34% 3.71% 4.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.19% 10.06% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 48 57
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
451 487 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.15% 36.92% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 413 438 347
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Horsham +29 40 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Crawley -9 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Gatwick -7 3 £32,000 +33.33%
Burgess Hill -3 1 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 160 (87.43%) Degree
2 125 (68.31%) Software Engineering
3 103 (56.28%) Java
4 94 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (40.44%) JavaScript
6 67 (36.61%) C++
7 58 (31.69%) Web Services
8 54 (29.51%) Apache
9 53 (28.96%) Windows
10 48 (26.23%) UML
11 47 (25.68%) Linux
11 47 (25.68%) Ajax
12 46 (25.14%) jQuery
13 45 (24.59%) Web Development
14 39 (21.31%) OO
15 38 (20.77%) HTML
15 38 (20.77%) J2EE
16 37 (20.22%) Spring
17 36 (19.67%) Tomcat
18 34 (18.58%) XML
19 33 (18.03%) Hibernate
20 32 (17.49%) Games
20 32 (17.49%) Finance
21 31 (16.94%) Multithreading
22 29 (15.85%) SQL
22 29 (15.85%) Visual Studio
23 28 (15.30%) Oracle
23 28 (15.30%) OOD
24 27 (14.75%) CSS
25 26 (14.21%) JSP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (29.51%) Apache
2 36 (19.67%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.29%) WebSphere
4 14 (7.65%) IIS
5 11 (6.01%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.92%) Apache Solr
7 7 (3.83%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.28%) Jetty
9 4 (2.19%) SAS
10 3 (1.64%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.55%) JBoss
11 1 (0.55%) Documentum
11 1 (0.55%) FileNet
11 1 (0.55%) CMS
11 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.55%) Node.js
11 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Movex
1 3 (1.64%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.37%) Internet
2 5 (2.73%) HTTP
3 2 (1.09%) CTI
4 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.38%) MySQL
3 10 (5.46%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.73%) WebFOCUS
8 4 (2.19%) QlikView
9 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.64%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.55%) OLTP
11 1 (0.55%) VLDB
11 1 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (15.85%) Visual Studio
2 19 (10.38%) Subversion
3 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 17 (9.29%) Ant
5 14 (7.65%) JUnit
6 11 (6.01%) Eclipse
7 10 (5.46%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (4.92%) JIRA
9 8 (4.37%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.28%) jMock
11 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.09%) Mockito
12 2 (1.09%) Maven
13 1 (0.55%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.55%) Selenium
13 1 (0.55%) WebLOAD
13 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.55%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.55%) HP UFT
General
1 32 (17.49%) Finance
1 32 (17.49%) Games
2 9 (4.92%) Retail
3 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 117 (63.93%) Developer
2 62 (33.88%) Software Engineer
3 57 (31.15%) Java Developer
4 27 (14.75%) Graduate
5 24 (13.11%) C++ Developer
6 23 (12.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 22 (12.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 21 (11.48%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (10.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 19 (10.38%) Software Developer
9 19 (10.38%) Web Developer
10 17 (9.29%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (8.20%) Senior Developer
11 15 (8.20%) C++ Software Developer
12 14 (7.65%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (7.65%) J2EE Developer
13 11 (6.01%) Junior
13 11 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
14 9 (4.92%) Junior Developer
15 8 (4.37%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.69%) Web Services
2 47 (25.68%) Ajax
3 46 (25.14%) jQuery
4 38 (20.77%) J2EE
4 38 (20.77%) HTML
5 37 (20.22%) Spring
6 34 (18.58%) XML
7 33 (18.03%) Hibernate
8 27 (14.75%) CSS
9 26 (14.21%) JSP
10 23 (12.57%) MFC
10 23 (12.57%) Dojo
11 17 (9.29%) Spring MVC
12 16 (8.74%) Servlets
13 13 (7.10%) .NET
13 13 (7.10%) OpenGL
13 13 (7.10%) HTML5
14 10 (5.46%) XHTML
15 9 (4.92%) STL
15 9 (4.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.66%) Visualisation
2 24 (13.11%) Mathematics
3 17 (9.29%) GIS
4 12 (6.56%) Data Structures
5 8 (4.37%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.83%) Physics
7 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.19%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.19%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.09%) PMI
9 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.55%) Clustering
10 1 (0.55%) VHDL
10 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.96%) Windows
2 47 (25.68%) Linux
3 14 (7.65%) UNIX
4 10 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.19%) CentOS
5 4 (2.19%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (68.31%) Software Engineering
2 94 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (26.23%) UML
4 45 (24.59%) Web Development
5 39 (21.31%) OO
6 31 (16.94%) Multithreading
7 28 (15.30%) OOD
8 25 (13.66%) Unit Testing
9 18 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.29%) MVC
11 14 (7.65%) TDD
12 12 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.83%) Scrum
13 7 (3.83%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.28%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (3.28%) Software Testing
14 6 (3.28%) Configuration Management
14 6 (3.28%) ERP
15 5 (2.73%) Project Management
15 5 (2.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 103 (56.28%) Java
2 74 (40.44%) JavaScript
3 67 (36.61%) C++
4 29 (15.85%) SQL
5 19 (10.38%) C#
6 10 (5.46%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.92%) COBOL
7 9 (4.92%) HQL
8 7 (3.83%) Python
9 5 (2.73%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.73%) C
9 5 (2.73%) Embedded C++
10 4 (2.19%) HLSL
11 3 (1.64%) SAS Macro
11 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.09%) VB
12 2 (1.09%) PHP
12 2 (1.09%) X++
12 2 (1.09%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 160 (87.43%) Degree
2 15 (8.20%) OCPJP
3 11 (6.01%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (5.46%) PhD
5 5 (2.73%) OCMJD
6 4 (2.19%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.19%) OCPJWCD
7 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.64%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.09%) HND
8 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.09%) ISEB
8 2 (1.09%) MCP
9 1 (0.55%) HNC
9 1 (0.55%) CSQA
9 1 (0.55%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Capistrano
1 4 (2.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (15.30%) Oracle
2 16 (8.74%) Sun
3 12 (6.56%) hybris
4 10 (5.46%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.46%) Endeca
5 8 (4.37%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.83%) Pega
7 6 (3.28%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.73%) Tableau
9 4 (2.19%) VMware
9 4 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.64%) Lotus
10 3 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.64%) Google
11 1 (0.55%) Xilinx
11 1 (0.55%) Telerik
11 1 (0.55%) QNX
11 1 (0.55%) Adobe
11 1 (0.55%) EMC
11 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
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Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago