Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 137 91 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.62% 5.43% 13.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.34% 15.72% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 136 89 148
Brighton median annual salary £38,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.33% -25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,950 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £44,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +46.67% -20.00% -

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 642 579 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 35.71% 34.55% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 583 530 533
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 84 (61.31%) SQL
2 72 (52.55%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (50.36%) QA
4 67 (48.91%) Degree
5 59 (43.07%) JavaScript
6 58 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (39.42%) C#
8 52 (37.96%) .NET
9 51 (37.23%) ASP.NET
10 44 (32.12%) REST
11 42 (30.66%) OO
12 41 (29.93%) Java
13 40 (29.20%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (28.47%) SOAP
14 39 (28.47%) SDLC
15 38 (27.74%) Visual Studio
15 38 (27.74%) Git (software)
16 37 (27.01%) Test Automation
16 37 (27.01%) German Language
16 37 (27.01%) Use Case
16 37 (27.01%) SOA
16 37 (27.01%) Front Office
16 37 (27.01%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (27.01%) Presales
16 37 (27.01%) Business Process Analysis
16 37 (27.01%) SaaS
16 37 (27.01%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (22.63%) TDD
17 31 (22.63%) WCF
17 31 (22.63%) OOD

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 15 (10.95%) Apache
2 10 (7.30%) IIS
3 6 (4.38%) CMS
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) Drupal
5 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.01%) SaaS
2 9 (6.57%) GitHub
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.95%) DHCP
1 15 (10.95%) DNS
1 15 (10.95%) Firewall
1 15 (10.95%) TCP/IP
1 15 (10.95%) VPN
2 2 (1.46%) LAN
2 2 (1.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) MySQL
2 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.65%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (3.65%) GIS
3 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.65%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (27.74%) Git (software)
1 38 (27.74%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.73%) Selenium
General
1 37 (27.01%) Front Office
1 37 (27.01%) German Language
2 1 (0.73%) Banking
2 1 (0.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (51.82%) Developer
2 38 (27.74%) .NET Developer
3 35 (25.55%) ASP.NET Developer
3 35 (25.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 35 (25.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 35 (25.55%) C# Developer
4 26 (18.98%) Agile .NET Developer
4 26 (18.98%) Agile C# Developer
4 26 (18.98%) Agile Developer
5 24 (17.52%) Architect
5 24 (17.52%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (16.79%) SaaS Architect
7 22 (16.06%) Junior
8 18 (13.14%) Junior Developer
9 17 (12.41%) Analyst
9 17 (12.41%) Graduate
10 15 (10.95%) Administrator
10 15 (10.95%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (10.22%) Senior Developer
11 14 (10.22%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.96%) .NET
2 51 (37.23%) ASP.NET
3 44 (32.12%) REST
4 39 (28.47%) SOAP
5 31 (22.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (22.63%) WCF
5 31 (22.63%) XSLT
6 13 (9.49%) XML
7 12 (8.76%) HTML
8 10 (7.30%) Ajax
9 5 (3.65%) CSS
9 5 (3.65%) Node.js
9 5 (3.65%) PostGIS
9 5 (3.65%) RESTful
9 5 (3.65%) WebSockets
10 3 (2.19%) jQuery
10 3 (2.19%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.46%) LINQ
11 2 (1.46%) Web Services
11 2 (1.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (52.55%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (27.01%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.68%) Linux
2 8 (5.84%) Android
2 8 (5.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.66%) OO
3 40 (29.20%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (28.47%) SDLC
5 37 (27.01%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (27.01%) Business Process Analysis
5 37 (27.01%) Presales
5 37 (27.01%) SOA
5 37 (27.01%) Test Automation
5 37 (27.01%) Use Case
6 31 (22.63%) Continuous Deployment
6 31 (22.63%) Integration Testing
6 31 (22.63%) OOD
6 31 (22.63%) SOLID
6 31 (22.63%) TDD
7 30 (21.90%) Customer Requirements
7 30 (21.90%) Pair Programming
8 18 (13.14%) Process Improvement
9 12 (8.76%) Scrum
10 9 (6.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) SQL
2 59 (43.07%) JavaScript
3 54 (39.42%) C#
4 41 (29.93%) Java
5 5 (3.65%) PHP
6 3 (2.19%) C++
6 3 (2.19%) Ruby
7 2 (1.46%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.46%) R
7 2 (1.46%) Scala
7 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.46%) VB
8 1 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.73%) F#
8 1 (0.73%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (48.91%) Degree
2 28 (20.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.46%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (50.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.73%) Perforce