Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 44 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 127 76 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.69% 4.95% 7.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.54% 14.05% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 113 75 130
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% +46.67% -25.00%

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 685 541 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 36.11% 35.27% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 561 482 636
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £71,875
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 81 (63.78%) C#
2 70 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (50.39%) SQL
3 64 (50.39%) .NET
4 63 (49.61%) Test Automation
5 62 (48.82%) OO
6 54 (42.52%) Git (software)
6 54 (42.52%) Problem-Solving
7 51 (40.16%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET
9 48 (37.80%) OOD
9 48 (37.80%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (37.01%) TDD
10 47 (37.01%) SOLID
10 47 (37.01%) Customer Requirements
11 46 (36.22%) QA
12 44 (34.65%) WCF
12 44 (34.65%) Integration Testing
12 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (34.65%) Pair Programming
12 44 (34.65%) Visual Studio
12 44 (34.65%) XSLT
12 44 (34.65%) Continuous Deployment
13 43 (33.86%) Degree
14 37 (29.13%) SQL Server
15 36 (28.35%) JavaScript
15 36 (28.35%) Computer Science Degree
16 32 (25.20%) Java
17 29 (22.83%) Process Improvement
18 25 (19.69%) Self-Motivation

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 6 (4.72%) IIS
2 3 (2.36%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (2.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) HTTP
2 3 (2.36%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.57%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.57%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.51%) MySQL
4 5 (3.94%) Power BI
5 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) GIS
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (42.52%) Git (software)
2 44 (34.65%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.66%) JUnit
4 8 (6.30%) JIRA
5 6 (4.72%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.72%) Mockito
6 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.94%) JMeter
6 5 (3.94%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (3.94%) Selenium
6 5 (3.94%) TestNG
7 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.79%) Flyway
8 1 (0.79%) Maven
8 1 (0.79%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (1.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 81 (63.78%) Developer
2 44 (34.65%) .NET Developer
3 43 (33.86%) C# Developer
4 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET Developer
4 41 (32.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 41 (32.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 27 (21.26%) Graduate
5 27 (21.26%) Software Developer
6 26 (20.47%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (20.47%) Graduate Software Developer
7 22 (17.32%) Agile .NET Developer
7 22 (17.32%) Agile C# Developer
7 22 (17.32%) Agile Developer
7 22 (17.32%) Junior
7 22 (17.32%) Junior Developer
7 22 (17.32%) Junior Software Developer
8 19 (14.96%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 19 (14.96%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (14.96%) Senior SQL Developer
8 19 (14.96%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.39%) .NET
2 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET
3 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 44 (34.65%) WCF
3 44 (34.65%) XSLT
4 20 (15.75%) CSS
5 19 (14.96%) HTML
6 13 (10.24%) XML
7 12 (9.45%) Web Services
8 9 (7.09%) Ajax
8 9 (7.09%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.51%) JSON
10 6 (4.72%) Spring
11 5 (3.94%) Gherkin
11 5 (3.94%) Grails
11 5 (3.94%) Jest
11 5 (3.94%) Sass
11 5 (3.94%) Spring MVC
12 4 (3.15%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 51 (40.16%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (19.69%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.72%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.94%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.94%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.15%) SCORM
7 4 (3.15%) User Experience
8 3 (2.36%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) Windows
2 13 (10.24%) Linux
3 8 (6.30%) Android
3 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.36%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (49.61%) Test Automation
3 62 (48.82%) OO
4 54 (42.52%) Problem-Solving
5 48 (37.80%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (37.80%) OOD
6 47 (37.01%) Customer Requirements
6 47 (37.01%) SOLID
6 47 (37.01%) TDD
7 44 (34.65%) Continuous Deployment
7 44 (34.65%) Integration Testing
7 44 (34.65%) Pair Programming
8 29 (22.83%) Process Improvement
9 19 (14.96%) Regression Testing
10 13 (10.24%) OOP
11 12 (9.45%) Exploratory Testing
11 12 (9.45%) Manual Testing
11 12 (9.45%) Scrum
11 12 (9.45%) SDLC
12 11 (8.66%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.78%) C#
2 64 (50.39%) SQL
3 36 (28.35%) JavaScript
4 32 (25.20%) Java
5 4 (3.15%) C++
5 4 (3.15%) VB
6 3 (2.36%) C
6 3 (2.36%) Embedded C
6 3 (2.36%) F#
6 3 (2.36%) Groovy
6 3 (2.36%) Python
7 2 (1.57%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.57%) Fortran
7 2 (1.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (33.86%) Degree
2 36 (28.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.15%) ISEB
3 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.57%) HND
5 1 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (36.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) NFS
3 2 (1.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) HP ALM
1 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle
3 5 (3.94%) Birst
3 5 (3.94%) Cognos
3 5 (3.94%) Tableau
4 4 (3.15%) Apple
4 4 (3.15%) Google
4 4 (3.15%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.36%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.57%) EMC
6 2 (1.57%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) PayPal