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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 117 88 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.44% 6.34% 5.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.41% 16.36% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 112 85 58
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
443 538 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.75% 38.76% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 391 469 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £24,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +26 48 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Crawley -7 35 £40,250 +0.62% 2
Burgess Hill - 9 £47,500 -
Gatwick +12 4 £32,000 -32.63%
Haywards Heath +3 4 £37,500 +31.57%
Worthing -11 3 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 166 (89.25%) Degree
2 115 (61.83%) Software Engineering
3 105 (56.45%) Java
4 83 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 70 (37.63%) Apache
7 67 (36.02%) Web Services
8 64 (34.41%) Linux
9 54 (29.03%) C++
10 53 (28.49%) J2EE
11 52 (27.96%) HTML
12 51 (27.42%) Windows
13 50 (26.88%) Spring
14 49 (26.34%) jQuery
15 43 (23.12%) Hibernate
16 42 (22.58%) Web Development
16 42 (22.58%) SQL Server
17 41 (22.04%) CSS
17 41 (22.04%) SQL
17 41 (22.04%) OO
17 41 (22.04%) Tomcat
17 41 (22.04%) Ajax
18 39 (20.97%) UML
19 35 (18.82%) Oracle
20 33 (17.74%) Subversion
20 33 (17.74%) Dojo
21 32 (17.20%) JSP
22 30 (16.13%) XML
23 29 (15.59%) MVC
23 29 (15.59%) Multithreading

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 70 (37.63%) Apache
2 41 (22.04%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.60%) WebSphere
4 14 (7.53%) IIS
5 12 (6.45%) Apache Solr
6 10 (5.38%) WebLogic
7 8 (4.30%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.76%) SAS
9 6 (3.23%) nginx
10 5 (2.69%) Jetty
11 4 (2.15%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.15%) JBoss
12 3 (1.61%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.54%) CMS
13 1 (0.54%) Node.js
13 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Movex
1 3 (1.61%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.54%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.61%) Office 365
4 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.91%) Internet
2 9 (4.84%) DNS
3 6 (3.23%) HTTP
4 5 (2.69%) DHCP
5 4 (2.15%) Wireless
6 2 (1.08%) CTI
7 1 (0.54%) Intranet
7 1 (0.54%) PPTP
7 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.54%) VPN
7 1 (0.54%) IPsec
7 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.44%) MySQL
3 9 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.69%) Base SAS
6 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.69%) WebFOCUS
6 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.15%) QlikView
7 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.54%) OLAP
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (17.74%) Subversion
2 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
3 23 (12.37%) Ant
4 19 (10.22%) JUnit
4 19 (10.22%) Visual Studio
5 17 (9.14%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.45%) JIRA
7 10 (5.38%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (3.23%) Maven
9 5 (2.69%) jMock
9 5 (2.69%) PHPUnit
9 5 (2.69%) Behat
10 4 (2.15%) Calabash
10 4 (2.15%) LoadUI
10 4 (2.15%) Appium
10 4 (2.15%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.15%) Selenium
10 4 (2.15%) WebLOAD
10 4 (2.15%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (11.83%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Games
3 10 (5.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 132 (70.97%) Developer
2 69 (37.10%) Java Developer
3 53 (28.49%) Software Engineer
4 28 (15.05%) Graduate
5 27 (14.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 22 (11.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 19 (10.22%) Junior
7 19 (10.22%) C++ Developer
8 18 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
9 17 (9.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 17 (9.14%) J2EE Developer
9 17 (9.14%) Senior Developer
10 16 (8.60%) Web Developer
10 16 (8.60%) Junior Developer
11 13 (6.99%) Junior Java Developer
11 13 (6.99%) Junior Software Engineer
11 13 (6.99%) Software Developer
12 11 (5.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (5.38%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 8 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (36.02%) Web Services
2 53 (28.49%) J2EE
3 52 (27.96%) HTML
4 50 (26.88%) Spring
5 49 (26.34%) jQuery
6 43 (23.12%) Hibernate
7 41 (22.04%) Ajax
7 41 (22.04%) CSS
8 33 (17.74%) Dojo
9 32 (17.20%) JSP
10 30 (16.13%) XML
11 20 (10.75%) Servlets
12 19 (10.22%) Spring MVC
13 16 (8.60%) .NET
14 14 (7.53%) REST
15 13 (6.99%) XHTML
16 12 (6.45%) Velocity
17 11 (5.91%) Spring Security
17 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET
17 11 (5.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.29%) Visualisation
2 19 (10.22%) Mathematics
2 19 (10.22%) GIS
3 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.91%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.76%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.61%) Physics
7 2 (1.08%) iPad
7 2 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.08%) iPhone
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.54%) RIA
8 1 (0.54%) VHDL
8 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.54%) CPLD
8 1 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 64 (34.41%) Linux
2 51 (27.42%) Windows
3 15 (8.06%) UNIX
4 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.69%) CentOS
6 4 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.54%) Android
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (61.83%) Software Engineering
2 83 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (22.58%) Web Development
4 41 (22.04%) OO
5 39 (20.97%) UML
6 29 (15.59%) MVC
6 29 (15.59%) Multithreading
7 25 (13.44%) TDD
8 22 (11.83%) OOD
8 22 (11.83%) Unit Testing
9 20 (10.75%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.91%) BDD
12 9 (4.84%) Software Testing
13 8 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (3.76%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (3.76%) Web Design
15 6 (3.23%) Configuration Management
16 5 (2.69%) OOP
16 5 (2.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 105 (56.45%) Java
2 78 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 54 (29.03%) C++
4 41 (22.04%) SQL
5 18 (9.68%) C#
6 12 (6.45%) HQL
7 10 (5.38%) C
7 10 (5.38%) PHP
7 10 (5.38%) Python
8 7 (3.76%) Embedded C++
8 7 (3.76%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.69%) SAS Macro
10 5 (2.69%) Perl
10 5 (2.69%) COBOL
11 4 (2.15%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.15%) Tcl
11 4 (2.15%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 166 (89.25%) Degree
2 21 (11.29%) OCPJP
3 19 (10.22%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.23%) OCMJD
4 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.69%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.69%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.69%) ISEB
6 4 (2.15%) CSQA
7 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.08%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.54%) HNC
8 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.54%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.84%) QA
2 5 (2.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.69%) iptables
3 1 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) Puppet
2 4 (2.15%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (18.82%) Oracle
2 21 (11.29%) Sun
3 15 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.06%) hybris
4 13 (6.99%) Endeca
5 11 (5.91%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.76%) Pega
7 5 (2.69%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.69%) VMware
8 4 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.15%) Tableau
9 3 (1.61%) Lotus
9 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.61%) Google
10 1 (0.54%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.54%) Telerik
10 1 (0.54%) QNX
10 1 (0.54%) Adobe
10 1 (0.54%) EMC
10 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago