Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +37
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 53 145 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.38% 7.23% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 8.16% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 124 145
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +13.21%
10th Percentile £19,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,078 1,777 1,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 89.09% 88.58% 87.43%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1,509 1,663
Median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,350 £29,800
90th Percentile £70,200 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in East Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Computer Science in East Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in East Sussex over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in East Sussex

Computer Science
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -10 51 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Hove +8 2 £60,000 -14.29% 2
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 51 (96.23%) Degree
2 26 (49.06%) C#
3 23 (43.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (41.51%) .NET
4 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (39.62%) Insurtech
6 20 (37.74%) Scrum
7 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
8 16 (30.19%) SQL
8 16 (30.19%) Kanban
9 15 (28.30%) HTML
9 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
9 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
9 15 (28.30%) CSS
10 14 (26.42%) MVC
11 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
11 12 (22.64%) User Stories
11 12 (22.64%) DevOps
11 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
12 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (20.75%) QA
12 11 (20.75%) Finance
13 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.09%) Java
14 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
14 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (13.21%) Coaching
15 7 (13.21%) jQuery

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (5.66%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Azure
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Big Data
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
1 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.55%) NCrunch
3 4 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.55%) ReSharper
4 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Junior
3 9 (16.98%) Junior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (9.43%) Graduate
6 5 (9.43%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Big Data Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Integration Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Machine Learning Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
2 15 (28.30%) CSS
2 15 (28.30%) HTML
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (13.21%) jQuery
3 7 (13.21%) Spring
4 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
4 6 (11.32%) React
5 5 (9.43%) Sass
5 5 (9.43%) Vue.js
5 5 (9.43%) Web Services
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.55%) XML
7 2 (3.77%) JSON
7 2 (3.77%) JSP
7 2 (3.77%) SOAP
8 1 (1.89%) J2EE
8 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) User Experience
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Insurtech
3 20 (37.74%) Scrum
4 16 (30.19%) Kanban
5 14 (26.42%) MVC
6 12 (22.64%) DevOps
6 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
6 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
6 12 (22.64%) User Stories
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (13.21%) Coaching
10 6 (11.32%) Product Management
10 6 (11.32%) Web Development
11 5 (9.43%) BDD
11 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
11 5 (9.43%) OO
11 5 (9.43%) Refactoring
11 5 (9.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.55%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) C
8 1 (1.89%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (96.23%) Degree
2 23 (43.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.66%) CISM
3 3 (5.66%) CISSP
3 3 (5.66%) IISP
4 2 (3.77%) GIAC
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) CEH
5 1 (1.89%) CISA
5 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
2 1 (1.89%) McAfee
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Symantec