Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 55 14
Rank change year-on-year +32 -41 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 162 66 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.26% 4.36% 13.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.96% 13.15% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 156 65 146
Brighton median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,150 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £51,000 £56,250
East Sussex median annual salary £38,500 £33,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.07% -7.53% -2.67%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 649 502 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 37.09% 33.18% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 582 466 547
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £41,741 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -1.79% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,375 £61,750
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Brighton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Brighton.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Brighton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Brighton over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 87 (53.70%) SQL
2 76 (46.91%) QA
3 72 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (43.21%) Degree
5 68 (41.98%) .NET
6 62 (38.27%) C#
7 59 (36.42%) ASP.NET
8 53 (32.72%) Test Automation
9 52 (32.10%) JavaScript
10 51 (31.48%) OO
10 51 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (27.78%) Visual Studio
11 45 (27.78%) Git (software)
12 43 (26.54%) SDLC
13 39 (24.07%) REST
14 38 (23.46%) SOLID
14 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (23.46%) Continuous Deployment
14 38 (23.46%) WCF
14 38 (23.46%) Integration Testing
14 38 (23.46%) TDD
14 38 (23.46%) XSLT
14 38 (23.46%) OOD
15 37 (22.84%) Java
16 35 (21.60%) Pair Programming
16 35 (21.60%) Customer Requirements
17 34 (20.99%) Process Improvement
17 34 (20.99%) Computer Science Degree
18 33 (20.37%) SOAP

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (13.58%) Apache
2 12 (7.41%) IIS
3 7 (4.32%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.62%) Drupal
5 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.14%) SaaS
2 13 (8.02%) GitHub
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.58%) DHCP
1 22 (13.58%) DNS
1 22 (13.58%) Firewall
1 22 (13.58%) TCP/IP
1 22 (13.58%) VPN
2 2 (1.23%) LAN
2 2 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.58%) MySQL
3 6 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (3.70%) GIS
3 6 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 45 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.32%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 33 (20.37%) Front Office
2 31 (19.14%) German Language
3 2 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (51.23%) Developer
2 43 (26.54%) .NET Developer
3 42 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 40 (24.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 40 (24.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 40 (24.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (15.43%) Agile .NET Developer
5 25 (15.43%) Agile C# Developer
5 25 (15.43%) Agile Developer
5 25 (15.43%) Analyst
6 23 (14.20%) Architect
6 23 (14.20%) Junior
6 23 (14.20%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (13.58%) Administrator
7 22 (13.58%) Linux Administrator
8 21 (12.96%) Senior Developer
9 20 (12.35%) Junior Developer
10 17 (10.49%) SaaS Architect
11 16 (9.88%) SQL Developer
12 15 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (41.98%) .NET
2 59 (36.42%) ASP.NET
3 39 (24.07%) REST
4 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 38 (23.46%) WCF
4 38 (23.46%) XSLT
5 33 (20.37%) SOAP
6 15 (9.26%) XML
7 12 (7.41%) Ajax
8 8 (4.94%) HTML
8 8 (4.94%) Web Services
9 6 (3.70%) Node.js
9 6 (3.70%) PostGIS
9 6 (3.70%) RESTful
9 6 (3.70%) WebSockets
10 4 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.85%) J2EE
12 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.23%) LINQ
12 2 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (19.14%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.56%) User Experience
4 7 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.62%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Linux
2 10 (6.17%) Android
2 10 (6.17%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.72%) Test Automation
3 51 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (31.48%) OO
4 43 (26.54%) SDLC
5 38 (23.46%) Continuous Deployment
5 38 (23.46%) Integration Testing
5 38 (23.46%) OOD
5 38 (23.46%) SOLID
5 38 (23.46%) TDD
6 35 (21.60%) Customer Requirements
6 35 (21.60%) Pair Programming
7 34 (20.99%) Process Improvement
8 31 (19.14%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (19.14%) Business Process Analysis
8 31 (19.14%) Presales
8 31 (19.14%) SOA
8 31 (19.14%) Use Case
9 18 (11.11%) Scrum
10 13 (8.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (53.70%) SQL
2 62 (38.27%) C#
3 52 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.84%) Java
5 4 (2.47%) VB
6 3 (1.85%) C++
7 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.23%) R
7 2 (1.23%) Scala
7 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.62%) C
8 1 (0.62%) F#
8 1 (0.62%) PHP
8 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (43.21%) Degree
2 34 (20.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.23%) CISSP
3 2 (1.23%) GSEC
3 2 (1.23%) ISACA
3 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (46.91%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.62%) Perforce