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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 68 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 71 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.79% 5.37% 6.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.81% 19.40% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 61 75
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,250 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £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
333 366 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.83% 27.69% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 289 272 354
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
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 22 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 22 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 +3 18 £35,000 -
Worthing -6 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 2 £22,750 -
Burgess Hill +3 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Gatwick -7 1 £24,000 -63.07% 2
Horsham -21 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 111 (88.80%) Degree
2 53 (42.40%) C++
3 52 (41.60%) Software Engineering
4 42 (33.60%) Java
5 37 (29.60%) HTML
6 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (28.00%) CSS
7 29 (23.20%) Windows
8 28 (22.40%) SQL
9 27 (21.60%) C#
10 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
11 25 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 23 (18.40%) jQuery
12 23 (18.40%) .NET
13 21 (16.80%) Visual Studio
14 20 (16.00%) C
15 19 (15.20%) J2EE
15 19 (15.20%) Apache
16 18 (14.40%) XML
16 18 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (14.40%) Subversion
17 17 (13.60%) OO
18 16 (12.80%) Manufacturing
18 16 (12.80%) Tomcat
18 16 (12.80%) JSP
18 16 (12.80%) MySQL
18 16 (12.80%) Oracle
18 16 (12.80%) Ajax
18 16 (12.80%) French Language
19 15 (12.00%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (15.20%) Apache
2 16 (12.80%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.60%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) DHCP
1 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.40%) DNS
2 2 (1.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) MySQL
3 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Visual Studio
2 18 (14.40%) Subversion
3 11 (8.80%) TeamCity
4 9 (7.20%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.40%) Ant
5 8 (6.40%) JIRA
5 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.60%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.60%) StarTeam
7 2 (1.60%) Rational Rose
General
1 16 (12.80%) Manufacturing
1 16 (12.80%) French Language
2 4 (3.20%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Games
3 2 (1.60%) German Language
3 2 (1.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.80%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (0.80%) Russian Language
4 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.80%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 85 (68.00%) Developer
2 27 (21.60%) C++ Developer
3 26 (20.80%) Java Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Analyst
5 20 (16.00%) Junior
6 17 (13.60%) Junior Developer
7 15 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 15 (12.00%) Software Engineer
8 14 (11.20%) C Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Software Developer
10 12 (9.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 11 (8.80%) Junior .NET Developer
11 11 (8.80%) C++ Software Developer
11 11 (8.80%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 11 (8.80%) .NET Developer
12 9 (7.20%) Graduate
13 7 (5.60%) Real Time Developer
13 7 (5.60%) Technical Support
13 7 (5.60%) Technical Support Analyst
13 7 (5.60%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.60%) HTML
2 35 (28.00%) CSS
3 23 (18.40%) jQuery
3 23 (18.40%) .NET
4 19 (15.20%) J2EE
5 18 (14.40%) XML
6 16 (12.80%) JSP
6 16 (12.80%) Ajax
7 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET
7 14 (11.20%) Web Services
7 14 (11.20%) JSON
7 14 (11.20%) Spring
8 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (9.60%) Hibernate
10 11 (8.80%) Silverlight
10 11 (8.80%) CSS3
10 11 (8.80%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (7.20%) JSF
12 8 (6.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (8.80%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.20%) SCADA
4 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.60%) GIS
5 2 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) Social Media
6 1 (0.80%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Windows
2 15 (12.00%) Linux
3 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.40%) VxWorks
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.60%) Android
5 2 (1.60%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.60%) UNIX
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.60%) Software Engineering
2 18 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.60%) OO
4 13 (10.40%) OOD
5 11 (8.80%) TDD
5 11 (8.80%) Pair Programming
5 11 (8.80%) OOP
6 10 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (3.20%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.20%) Software Architecture
7 4 (3.20%) UML
8 3 (2.40%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.40%) MVC
8 3 (2.40%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.40%) Automated Testing
8 3 (2.40%) Web Development
8 3 (2.40%) System Testing
8 3 (2.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.60%) Unit Testing
9 2 (1.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.40%) C++
2 42 (33.60%) Java
3 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.40%) SQL
5 27 (21.60%) C#
6 20 (16.00%) C
7 9 (7.20%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.60%) HQL
9 4 (3.20%) PHP
10 2 (1.60%) GLSL
10 2 (1.60%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.80%) Python
11 1 (0.80%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 111 (88.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.40%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PhD
4 1 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) TickIT
1 2 (1.60%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.80%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Oracle
2 7 (5.60%) hybris
2 7 (5.60%) Endeca
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.20%) Citrix
3 4 (3.20%) Cisco
4 3 (2.40%) Sun
5 2 (1.60%) QNX
6 1 (0.80%) Sybase
6 1 (0.80%) Informatica
6 1 (0.80%) Perforce
6 1 (0.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Mitel
Gatwick, West Sussex
Low Cost Airlines
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago