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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 57 78 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -41
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.40% 2.20% 5.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.02% 6.08% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 62
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £65,000
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
463 477 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.91% 36.19% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 408 419 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,910 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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
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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
Horsham +32 35 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Crawley -12 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Gatwick +4 5 £26,000 -54.78%
Worthing -3 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 140 (86.96%) Degree
2 115 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 83 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (50.31%) Java
5 63 (39.13%) C++
6 60 (37.27%) JavaScript
7 50 (31.06%) Windows
8 48 (29.81%) UML
9 40 (24.84%) Ajax
10 39 (24.22%) Web Services
10 39 (24.22%) Apache
11 38 (23.60%) Web Development
12 37 (22.98%) OO
13 36 (22.36%) jQuery
14 34 (21.12%) Games
15 33 (20.50%) Linux
16 32 (19.88%) Visual Studio
16 32 (19.88%) Finance
17 30 (18.63%) OOD
18 28 (17.39%) XML
19 27 (16.77%) HTML
19 27 (16.77%) Multithreading
20 26 (16.15%) SQL
20 26 (16.15%) MFC
20 26 (16.15%) Tomcat
21 25 (15.53%) Unit Testing
22 24 (14.91%) Spring
22 24 (14.91%) J2EE
23 23 (14.29%) Oracle
23 23 (14.29%) Visualisation

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 39 (24.22%) Apache
2 26 (16.15%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.94%) WebSphere
4 14 (8.70%) IIS
5 11 (6.83%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.73%) Jetty
8 3 (1.86%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.86%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.24%) SAS
10 1 (0.62%) FileNet
10 1 (0.62%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.62%) Node.js
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.62%) JBoss
10 1 (0.62%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Movex
1 3 (1.86%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.24%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.24%) HTTP
2 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.32%) MySQL
3 10 (6.21%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.11%) WebFOCUS
8 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.48%) QlikView
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.24%) OLTP
10 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.62%) OLAP
11 1 (0.62%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.62%) VLDB
11 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.62%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 32 (19.88%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.45%) Subversion
3 10 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.21%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (5.59%) Ant
5 8 (4.97%) JUnit
6 6 (3.73%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.73%) jMock
7 5 (3.11%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.48%) JIRA
9 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.24%) Trac
11 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.62%) Selenium
11 1 (0.62%) Maven
11 1 (0.62%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.62%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.62%) LabVIEW
General
1 34 (21.12%) Games
2 32 (19.88%) Finance
3 7 (4.35%) Retail
4 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.62%) Electronics
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 97 (60.25%) Developer
2 59 (36.65%) Software Engineer
3 41 (25.47%) Java Developer
4 26 (16.15%) Graduate
5 25 (15.53%) C++ Developer
6 24 (14.91%) Software Developer
7 21 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (12.42%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 19 (11.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (11.18%) C++ Software Developer
11 16 (9.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 15 (9.32%) Web Developer
13 14 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
14 13 (8.07%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (7.45%) Senior Developer
16 10 (6.21%) Junior
17 9 (5.59%) J2EE Developer
18 8 (4.97%) Junior Developer
18 8 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
19 6 (3.73%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.84%) Ajax
2 39 (24.22%) Web Services
3 36 (22.36%) jQuery
4 28 (17.39%) XML
5 27 (16.77%) HTML
6 26 (16.15%) MFC
7 24 (14.91%) Spring
7 24 (14.91%) J2EE
8 20 (12.42%) Hibernate
9 17 (10.56%) JSP
10 16 (9.94%) CSS
11 15 (9.32%) Spring MVC
12 14 (8.70%) Dojo
12 14 (8.70%) OpenGL
12 14 (8.70%) .NET
13 13 (8.07%) Servlets
14 12 (7.45%) HTML5
15 10 (6.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 10 (6.21%) STL
16 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 22 (13.66%) Mathematics
3 14 (8.70%) GIS
4 11 (6.83%) Data Structures
5 8 (4.97%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.73%) Physics
7 4 (2.48%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.24%) PMI
10 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.62%) Clustering
10 1 (0.62%) VHDL
10 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.62%) CPLD
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.06%) Windows
2 33 (20.50%) Linux
3 13 (8.07%) UNIX
4 9 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.86%) CentOS
5 3 (1.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Android
7 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.62%) Solaris
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 83 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (29.81%) UML
4 38 (23.60%) Web Development
5 37 (22.98%) OO
6 30 (18.63%) OOD
7 27 (16.77%) Multithreading
8 25 (15.53%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.45%) MVC
10 10 (6.21%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.59%) TDD
12 8 (4.97%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.35%) CRM
14 6 (3.73%) ERP
14 6 (3.73%) Scrum
14 6 (3.73%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (3.73%) Software Testing
15 5 (3.11%) Risk Assessment
15 5 (3.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.31%) Java
2 63 (39.13%) C++
3 60 (37.27%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.15%) SQL
5 16 (9.94%) C#
6 10 (6.21%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.59%) COBOL
8 5 (3.11%) Python
9 4 (2.48%) VB
9 4 (2.48%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.48%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.48%) HLSL
10 3 (1.86%) HQL
10 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.24%) C
11 2 (1.24%) X++
11 2 (1.24%) R
12 1 (0.62%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 140 (86.96%) Degree
2 10 (6.21%) PhD
2 10 (6.21%) OCPJP
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.11%) OCMJD
5 4 (2.48%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.48%) OCPJWCD
6 3 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.24%) MCP
7 2 (1.24%) HNC
7 2 (1.24%) HND
7 2 (1.24%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.62%) MCTS
8 1 (0.62%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) Capistrano
1 3 (1.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (14.29%) Oracle
2 11 (6.83%) Sun
3 9 (5.59%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.97%) hybris
5 7 (4.35%) Pega
6 6 (3.73%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.11%) Tableau
8 4 (2.48%) Endeca
8 4 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.86%) Lotus
9 3 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.86%) VMware
10 1 (0.62%) Telerik
10 1 (0.62%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.62%) Altera
10 1 (0.62%) QNX
10 1 (0.62%) EMC
10 1 (0.62%) BMC
10 1 (0.62%) Cognos
West Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago