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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 18 33
Rank change year-on-year -43 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 100 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.54% 12.17% 8.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.48% 25.97% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 68 52
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +25.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £80,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 254 385 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 33.96% 46.84% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 234 335 228
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,274
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +14.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

Computer Science
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (76.47%) .NET
2 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
2 32 (62.75%) C#
3 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (54.90%) TDD
4 28 (54.90%) QA
5 27 (52.94%) SQL
6 24 (47.06%) Visual Studio
7 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (39.22%) WCF
9 20 (39.22%) Integration Testing
9 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
9 20 (39.22%) Pair Programming
9 20 (39.22%) XSLT
9 20 (39.22%) OO
9 20 (39.22%) OOD
9 20 (39.22%) SOLID
9 20 (39.22%) Continuous Deployment
9 20 (39.22%) Customer Requirements
10 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 16 (31.37%) HTML
11 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
12 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
12 15 (29.41%) CSS
13 12 (23.53%) Degree
13 12 (23.53%) MVC
13 12 (23.53%) PHP

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 3 (5.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 6 (11.76%) Dutch Language
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) C# Developer
3 20 (39.22%) .NET Developer
3 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (39.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (39.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Agile .NET Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Agile C# Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Agile Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Analyst
4 13 (25.49%) C# WCF Developer
4 13 (25.49%) WCF Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Software Analyst
6 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce Developer
6 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior SQL Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) .NET
2 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
3 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (39.22%) WCF
4 20 (39.22%) XSLT
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) CSS
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.88%) Classic ASP
8 3 (5.88%) jQuery
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.96%) J2EE
9 1 (1.96%) JAX-WS
9 1 (1.96%) Node.js
9 1 (1.96%) Spring
9 1 (1.96%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Android
1 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) TDD
3 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (39.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 20 (39.22%) Customer Requirements
4 20 (39.22%) Integration Testing
4 20 (39.22%) OO
4 20 (39.22%) OOD
4 20 (39.22%) Pair Programming
4 20 (39.22%) SOLID
5 12 (23.53%) MVC
6 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.69%) CRM
7 8 (15.69%) SDLC
7 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.69%) Web Development
8 7 (13.73%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (13.73%) Open Source
8 7 (13.73%) Performance Testing
8 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.53%) PHP
5 10 (19.61%) Java
6 8 (15.69%) Objective-C
6 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) ISEB
2 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
2 7 (13.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.88%) MCP
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (54.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Kronos
2 1 (1.96%) Sage
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