Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 32 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 144 138 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.85% 7.78% 5.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.45% 20.69% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 130 137 89
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +28.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £21,950
90th Percentile £56,375 £80,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% +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 704 667 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 38.37% 37.62% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 596 608 542
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.76%

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 90 (62.50%) C#
2 77 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (52.78%) Test Automation
4 74 (51.39%) .NET
5 66 (45.83%) SQL
6 65 (45.14%) Git (software)
7 62 (43.06%) Problem-Solving
8 61 (42.36%) OO
9 58 (40.28%) Analytical Skills
10 55 (38.19%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (36.81%) TDD
11 53 (36.81%) ASP.NET
11 53 (36.81%) SOLID
11 53 (36.81%) Customer Requirements
12 52 (36.11%) QA
12 52 (36.11%) OOD
13 51 (35.42%) Visual Studio
14 50 (34.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 50 (34.72%) WCF
14 50 (34.72%) Integration Testing
14 50 (34.72%) XSLT
14 50 (34.72%) Pair Programming
14 50 (34.72%) Continuous Deployment
15 49 (34.03%) Degree
16 43 (29.86%) Java
17 41 (28.47%) SQL Server
18 39 (27.08%) Computer Science Degree
19 35 (24.31%) JavaScript
19 35 (24.31%) Process Improvement
20 28 (19.44%) CSS

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 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (0.69%) CMS
2 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.08%) GitHub
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.39%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.39%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.47%) MySQL
3 5 (3.47%) Power BI
4 1 (0.69%) GIS
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (45.14%) Git (software)
2 51 (35.42%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.64%) JIRA
3 11 (7.64%) JUnit
4 8 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 8 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.56%) JMeter
5 7 (4.86%) Selenium
6 6 (4.17%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.17%) TestNG
7 5 (3.47%) Mockito
8 4 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.69%) Appium
10 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.69%) Flyway
10 1 (0.69%) Maven
10 1 (0.69%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.69%) Subversion
10 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (1.39%) Electronics
1 2 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (65.28%) Developer
2 54 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 52 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 51 (35.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (32.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 47 (32.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (20.83%) Graduate
7 27 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
7 27 (18.75%) Graduate Software Developer
7 27 (18.75%) Software Developer
8 25 (17.36%) Agile .NET Developer
8 25 (17.36%) Agile C# Developer
8 25 (17.36%) Agile Developer
9 24 (16.67%) Junior
9 24 (16.67%) Junior Developer
10 23 (15.97%) Junior Software Developer
11 22 (15.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (15.28%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (15.28%) Senior C# Developer
11 22 (15.28%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (51.39%) .NET
2 53 (36.81%) ASP.NET
3 50 (34.72%) ASP.NET Web API
3 50 (34.72%) WCF
3 50 (34.72%) XSLT
4 28 (19.44%) CSS
4 28 (19.44%) HTML
5 8 (5.56%) Web Services
6 7 (4.86%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.47%) Spring
9 4 (2.78%) Grails
9 4 (2.78%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.78%) Jest
9 4 (2.78%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.08%) JSON
10 3 (2.08%) REST
10 3 (2.08%) Sass
10 3 (2.08%) XML
11 2 (1.39%) React
Miscellaneous
1 58 (40.28%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.64%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.78%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.08%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.39%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.39%) SCORM
7 2 (1.39%) User Experience
8 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Windows
2 13 (9.03%) Linux
3 8 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.17%) Android
5 3 (2.08%) Unix
6 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (52.78%) Test Automation
3 62 (43.06%) Problem-Solving
4 61 (42.36%) OO
5 55 (38.19%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (36.81%) Customer Requirements
6 53 (36.81%) SOLID
6 53 (36.81%) TDD
7 52 (36.11%) OOD
8 50 (34.72%) Continuous Deployment
8 50 (34.72%) Integration Testing
8 50 (34.72%) Pair Programming
9 35 (24.31%) Process Improvement
10 24 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 14 (9.72%) Exploratory Testing
11 14 (9.72%) Manual Testing
11 14 (9.72%) Mathematics
11 14 (9.72%) Performance Testing
11 14 (9.72%) Scrum
12 13 (9.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 90 (62.50%) C#
2 66 (45.83%) SQL
3 43 (29.86%) Java
4 35 (24.31%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.17%) C++
5 6 (4.17%) VB
6 5 (3.47%) Python
7 4 (2.78%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.08%) C
8 3 (2.08%) F#
8 3 (2.08%) Groovy
8 3 (2.08%) Perl
9 2 (1.39%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.39%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.39%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.39%) Fortran
10 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (34.03%) Degree
2 39 (27.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.78%) ISEB
3 4 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.78%) PhD
4 3 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (36.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.08%) NFS
2 2 (1.39%) Docker
2 2 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) HP ALM
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.86%) Oracle
3 5 (3.47%) Birst
3 5 (3.47%) Cognos
3 5 (3.47%) Tableau
4 4 (2.78%) Apple
4 4 (2.78%) Google
5 3 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.08%) Peoplefluent
6 2 (1.39%) EMC
6 2 (1.39%) HP
6 2 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.69%) Marketo
7 1 (0.69%) Pardot
7 1 (0.69%) PayPal
7 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com