Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 74 26
Rank change year-on-year +33 -48 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 126 41 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.36% 2.75% 10.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.77% 7.66% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 113 41 163
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £80,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.62% +13.85% -18.75%

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 709 535 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 35.77% 35.86% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 561 486 743
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +8.21%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £80,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +8.75%

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 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 69 (54.76%) C#
2 64 (50.79%) SQL
3 59 (46.83%) .NET
4 58 (46.03%) OO
5 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (38.10%) Degree
7 47 (37.30%) Test Automation
7 47 (37.30%) ASP.NET
8 46 (36.51%) Git (software)
9 42 (33.33%) QA
10 41 (32.54%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (32.54%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
11 38 (30.16%) SQL Server
12 37 (29.37%) OOD
13 36 (28.57%) TDD
13 36 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
14 35 (27.78%) SOLID
14 35 (27.78%) Integration Testing
15 34 (26.98%) Computer Science Degree
16 33 (26.19%) Continuous Deployment
16 33 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (26.19%) Pair Programming
16 33 (26.19%) Visual Studio
16 33 (26.19%) XSLT
16 33 (26.19%) WCF
17 27 (21.43%) Process Improvement
18 24 (19.05%) Java
19 22 (17.46%) Microsoft

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 13 (10.32%) IIS
2 6 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Confluence
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.17%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) DHCP
1 6 (4.76%) DNS
1 6 (4.76%) Firewall
1 6 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 6 (4.76%) VPN
2 5 (3.97%) HTTP
3 4 (3.17%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) Broadband
4 1 (0.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.11%) MySQL
4 5 (3.97%) Power BI
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (36.51%) Git (software)
2 33 (26.19%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.73%) JUnit
4 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.76%) JIRA
4 6 (4.76%) Mockito
5 5 (3.97%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.97%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.97%) JMeter
5 5 (3.97%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (3.97%) Selenium
5 5 (3.97%) TestNG
6 3 (2.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.79%) Flyway
7 1 (0.79%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (0.79%) Automotive
1 1 (0.79%) Finance
1 1 (0.79%) Front Office
1 1 (0.79%) Games
1 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (58.73%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) .NET Developer
2 34 (26.98%) C# Developer
3 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET Developer
3 32 (25.40%) C# .NET Developer
3 32 (25.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 28 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 24 (19.05%) Graduate
5 24 (19.05%) Graduate Developer
5 24 (19.05%) Graduate Software Developer
6 22 (17.46%) Junior
6 22 (17.46%) Junior Developer
6 22 (17.46%) Junior Software Developer
7 20 (15.87%) Senior .NET Developer
7 20 (15.87%) Senior Developer
8 19 (15.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (15.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 19 (15.08%) Senior C# Developer
8 19 (15.08%) Senior SQL Developer
8 19 (15.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (46.83%) .NET
2 47 (37.30%) ASP.NET
3 33 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
3 33 (26.19%) WCF
3 33 (26.19%) XSLT
4 21 (16.67%) XML
5 17 (13.49%) Ajax
6 15 (11.90%) CSS
6 15 (11.90%) Web Services
7 14 (11.11%) HTML
8 9 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 8 (6.35%) JSON
9 8 (6.35%) Spring
10 6 (4.76%) Sass
11 5 (3.97%) Gherkin
11 5 (3.97%) Grails
11 5 (3.97%) Jest
11 5 (3.97%) Spring MVC
12 4 (3.17%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.08%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.56%) User Experience
5 6 (4.76%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.97%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.17%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.17%) SCORM
8 1 (0.79%) Blog
8 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.67%) Linux
2 17 (13.49%) Windows
3 8 (6.35%) Android
3 8 (6.35%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.97%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) OO
2 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (37.30%) Test Automation
4 41 (32.54%) Problem-Solving
5 38 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (29.37%) OOD
7 36 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
7 36 (28.57%) TDD
8 35 (27.78%) Integration Testing
8 35 (27.78%) SOLID
9 33 (26.19%) Continuous Deployment
9 33 (26.19%) Pair Programming
10 27 (21.43%) Process Improvement
11 14 (11.11%) OOP
11 14 (11.11%) Regression Testing
12 12 (9.52%) SDLC
12 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 11 (8.73%) Information Security
13 11 (8.73%) Performance Testing
14 9 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.76%) C#
2 64 (50.79%) SQL
3 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (3.17%) PHP
6 3 (2.38%) Groovy
7 2 (1.59%) Java 8
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.79%) ES6
8 1 (0.79%) F#
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (38.10%) Degree
2 34 (26.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.94%) CISSP
3 10 (7.94%) GSEC
3 10 (7.94%) ISACA
3 10 (7.94%) SANS
4 4 (3.17%) ISEB
4 4 (3.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (33.33%) QA
2 10 (7.94%) ISAE 3402
2 10 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) Docker
2 3 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) HP ALM
1 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle
3 5 (3.97%) Birst
3 5 (3.97%) Cognos
3 5 (3.97%) Tableau
4 4 (3.17%) Apple
4 4 (3.17%) Google
4 4 (3.17%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.59%) HP
5 2 (1.59%) Splunk
6 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.79%) PayPal