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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 21 20
Rank change year-on-year -37 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 101 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.09% 11.10% 11.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.19% 26.86% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 95 53
Median salary £37,000 £30,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -24.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 216 376 309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 30.38% 41.32% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 195 343 242
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) QA
3 21 (51.22%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (48.78%) C#
4 20 (48.78%) SQL
5 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET
6 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (41.46%) TDD
7 17 (41.46%) Degree
7 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
8 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
9 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
10 13 (31.71%) HTML
11 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
11 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
11 12 (29.27%) CSS
12 11 (26.83%) Java
12 11 (26.83%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (24.39%) SOLID
13 10 (24.39%) Continuous Deployment
13 10 (24.39%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (24.39%) XSLT
13 10 (24.39%) OO
13 10 (24.39%) OOD
13 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
13 10 (24.39%) WCF
13 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
13 10 (24.39%) Pair Programming

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.44%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.44%) Power BI
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
2 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Grunt
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Front Office
1 4 (9.76%) German Language
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) C# Developer
3 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Agile .NET Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Agile C# Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) C# WCF Developer
4 7 (17.07%) WCF Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce Developer
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Graduate
6 5 (12.20%) Junior
6 5 (12.20%) Software Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET
3 13 (31.71%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (24.39%) WCF
5 10 (24.39%) XSLT
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 4 (9.76%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) SOAP
8 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.88%) LAMP
8 2 (4.88%) React
8 2 (4.88%) Sass
8 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.44%) MDX
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
3 6 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Android
2 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) TDD
3 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (24.39%) Continuous Deployment
5 10 (24.39%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
5 10 (24.39%) OO
5 10 (24.39%) OOD
5 10 (24.39%) Pair Programming
5 10 (24.39%) SOLID
6 9 (21.95%) MVC
6 9 (21.95%) SDLC
7 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.07%) Web Development
9 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.20%) Open Source
10 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
10 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) C#
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) Java
4 9 (21.95%) PHP
5 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
5 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 11 (26.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (14.63%) ISEB
3 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCP
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (53.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Kronos
3 1 (2.44%) Sage
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
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