Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 24 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 -35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 136 165 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.40% 9.42% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 10.17% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 128 159 65
Brighton median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,575 £25,150 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £80,000 £51,000
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +18.46% -13.33%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,405 1,623 1,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 86.78% 92.64% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,463 1,214
Brighton median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.26%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 84 (61.76%) C#
1 84 (61.76%) .NET
2 68 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 64 (47.06%) SQL
4 60 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (40.44%) TDD
6 54 (39.71%) Degree
6 54 (39.71%) Git (software)
7 53 (38.97%) Problem-Solving
7 53 (38.97%) OO
8 50 (36.76%) SOLID
9 49 (36.03%) ASP.NET
10 46 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (33.09%) QA
12 43 (31.62%) Visual Studio
12 43 (31.62%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (30.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (30.88%) Continuous Deployment
13 42 (30.88%) Customer Requirements
13 42 (30.88%) OOD
13 42 (30.88%) XSLT
13 42 (30.88%) WCF
13 42 (30.88%) Integration Testing
13 42 (30.88%) Pair Programming
14 36 (26.47%) Process Improvement
15 35 (25.74%) SQL Server
16 31 (22.79%) Computer Science Degree
17 29 (21.32%) Java
17 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
18 27 (19.85%) HTML

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 5 (3.68%) Confluence
2 3 (2.21%) Drupal
2 3 (2.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) GitHub
3 1 (0.74%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) MQTT
2 2 (1.47%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.47%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.47%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 54 (39.71%) Git (software)
2 43 (31.62%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.62%) JIRA
4 7 (5.15%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.94%) JMeter
7 3 (2.21%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.21%) JUnit
8 2 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.47%) Mockito
8 2 (1.47%) Selenium
8 2 (1.47%) Subversion
9 1 (0.74%) Appium
9 1 (0.74%) Selendroid
9 1 (0.74%) TestNG
9 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.21%) Finance
2 2 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (69.85%) Developer
2 53 (38.97%) C# Developer
3 50 (36.76%) .NET Developer
4 49 (36.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 41 (30.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (17.65%) Software Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Graduate
7 21 (15.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Senior C# Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Senior Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Senior SQL Developer
7 21 (15.44%) SQL Developer
8 20 (14.71%) Agile .NET Developer
8 20 (14.71%) Agile C# Developer
8 20 (14.71%) Agile Developer
9 19 (13.97%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (61.76%) .NET
2 49 (36.03%) ASP.NET
3 42 (30.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 42 (30.88%) WCF
3 42 (30.88%) XSLT
4 27 (19.85%) HTML
5 26 (19.12%) CSS
6 5 (3.68%) REST
7 4 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.21%) jQuery
8 3 (2.21%) Laravel
8 3 (2.21%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (2.21%) Vue.js
9 2 (1.47%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.47%) Grails
9 2 (1.47%) Jest
9 2 (1.47%) Spring
9 2 (1.47%) Spring MVC
10 1 (0.74%) J2EE
10 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.29%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.68%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.94%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 60 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (40.44%) TDD
4 53 (38.97%) OO
4 53 (38.97%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (36.76%) SOLID
6 43 (31.62%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (30.88%) Continuous Deployment
7 42 (30.88%) Customer Requirements
7 42 (30.88%) Integration Testing
7 42 (30.88%) OOD
7 42 (30.88%) Pair Programming
8 36 (26.47%) Process Improvement
9 21 (15.44%) Regression Testing
10 16 (11.76%) Mathematics
11 15 (11.03%) Performance Testing
11 15 (11.03%) SDLC
12 14 (10.29%) Defect Tracking
12 14 (10.29%) Test Strategy
12 14 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.76%) C#
2 64 (47.06%) SQL
3 29 (21.32%) Java
3 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.09%) C++
5 5 (3.68%) Python
6 4 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 4 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 4 (2.94%) VB
7 3 (2.21%) C
7 3 (2.21%) ES6
7 3 (2.21%) Perl
7 3 (2.21%) PHP
8 2 (1.47%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.47%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.47%) Fortran
8 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 54 (39.71%) Degree
2 31 (22.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.94%) PhD
4 3 (2.21%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (33.09%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.68%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.94%) Peoplefluent
4 2 (1.47%) EMC
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle
5 1 (0.74%) Marketo
5 1 (0.74%) Pardot
5 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com