The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 77 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 29 71 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.20% 5.67% 5.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.45% 20.88% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 62 64
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
343 340 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.02% 27.13% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 299 256 334
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -11 12 £35,000 - 3
Worthing -10 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 2 £22,750 -
Burgess Hill -3 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Gatwick -10 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Horsham -21 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 104 (88.89%) Degree
2 50 (42.74%) C++
3 49 (41.88%) Software Engineering
4 39 (33.33%) Java
5 37 (31.62%) HTML
6 35 (29.91%) JavaScript
7 34 (29.06%) CSS
8 29 (24.79%) C#
9 27 (23.08%) SQL
10 24 (20.51%) .NET
10 24 (20.51%) Mathematics
11 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
11 23 (19.66%) Windows
12 22 (18.80%) C
12 22 (18.80%) jQuery
13 19 (16.24%) Visual Studio
14 18 (15.38%) Subversion
15 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (14.53%) XML
15 17 (14.53%) Apache
16 16 (13.68%) Ajax
17 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
17 15 (12.82%) OO
17 15 (12.82%) JSP
17 15 (12.82%) MySQL
17 15 (12.82%) Oracle
17 15 (12.82%) J2EE
17 15 (12.82%) Manufacturing
18 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET
18 14 (11.97%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (14.53%) Apache
2 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Maple
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) Simulink
2 1 (0.85%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.56%) DNS
1 3 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (1.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) MySQL
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (16.24%) Visual Studio
2 18 (15.38%) Subversion
3 11 (9.40%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.84%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.98%) JIRA
5 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.98%) Mercurial
5 7 (5.98%) Ant
6 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.85%) Rational Rose
General
1 15 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 14 (11.97%) French Language
3 4 (3.42%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Finance
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) German Language
5 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.85%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.85%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (68.38%) Developer
2 24 (20.51%) Java Developer
2 24 (20.51%) C++ Developer
3 19 (16.24%) Analyst
3 19 (16.24%) Junior
4 17 (14.53%) Junior Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Software Engineer
6 14 (11.97%) C Developer
7 13 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Junior .NET Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Software Developer
8 11 (9.40%) .NET Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Graduate
9 10 (8.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (5.98%) Real Time Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Technical Support Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.62%) HTML
2 34 (29.06%) CSS
3 24 (20.51%) .NET
4 22 (18.80%) jQuery
5 17 (14.53%) XML
6 16 (13.68%) Ajax
7 15 (12.82%) JSP
7 15 (12.82%) J2EE
8 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET
8 14 (11.97%) JSON
9 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (10.26%) Spring
11 11 (9.40%) Silverlight
11 11 (9.40%) CSS3
11 11 (9.40%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (8.55%) Web Services
12 10 (8.55%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.84%) JSF
14 7 (5.98%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Mathematics
2 11 (9.40%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.69%) SCADA
4 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.71%) PMI
5 2 (1.71%) GIS
5 2 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) Blog
6 1 (0.85%) Physics
6 1 (0.85%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.85%) Biology
6 1 (0.85%) Psychology
6 1 (0.85%) Economics
6 1 (0.85%) Statistics
6 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) Linux
3 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.56%) Android
3 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.56%) VxWorks
3 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.71%) UNIX
4 2 (1.71%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.88%) Software Engineering
2 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.82%) OO
4 11 (9.40%) TDD
4 11 (9.40%) Pair Programming
4 11 (9.40%) OOD
4 11 (9.40%) OOP
5 9 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 4 (3.42%) Software Architecture
7 3 (2.56%) Automated Testing
7 3 (2.56%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.56%) Web Development
7 3 (2.56%) MVC
7 3 (2.56%) Web Design
7 3 (2.56%) UML
7 3 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.71%) CMMI
8 2 (1.71%) System Testing
8 2 (1.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) C++
2 39 (33.33%) Java
3 35 (29.91%) JavaScript
4 29 (24.79%) C#
5 27 (23.08%) SQL
6 22 (18.80%) C
7 10 (8.55%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.13%) HQL
9 4 (3.42%) PHP
10 2 (1.71%) Fortran
10 2 (1.71%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.71%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.71%) GLSL
11 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.85%) VBA
11 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.85%) Pascal
11 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 104 (88.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.71%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.71%) TickIT
2 1 (0.85%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle
2 6 (5.13%) hybris
2 6 (5.13%) Endeca
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco
4 3 (2.56%) Citrix
5 2 (1.71%) Sun
5 2 (1.71%) QNX
6 1 (0.85%) Perforce
6 1 (0.85%) Minitab
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase
6 1 (0.85%) Informatica
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago