Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 59 28
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 141 71 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.43% 3.94% 9.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.87% 11.31% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 69 168
East Sussex median annual salary £43,750 £44,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.57% +46.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £80,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 789 628 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 35.99% 34.89% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 627 560 826
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,438 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in East Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Computer Science in East Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in East Sussex over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +23 120 £42,500 +14.86% 7
Uckfield -3 13 £45,000 -
Eastbourne -5 6 £46,000 -
Hastings - 1 £74,550 -
Hove - 1 £27,500 - 2
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 88 (62.41%) C#
2 74 (52.48%) SQL
2 74 (52.48%) .NET
3 69 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (43.97%) Degree
5 55 (39.01%) OO
6 53 (37.59%) Test Automation
7 51 (36.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 50 (35.46%) TDD
9 48 (34.04%) Git (software)
9 48 (34.04%) ASP.NET
10 47 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (31.21%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
11 44 (31.21%) QA
12 40 (28.37%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (28.37%) Java
13 39 (27.66%) SQL Server
13 39 (27.66%) OOD
14 38 (26.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (26.95%) Customer Requirements
15 37 (26.24%) SOLID
16 36 (25.53%) Integration Testing
17 35 (24.82%) WCF
17 35 (24.82%) Pair Programming
17 35 (24.82%) XSLT
17 35 (24.82%) Visual Studio
17 35 (24.82%) Continuous Deployment
18 30 (21.28%) Linux
19 28 (19.86%) Web Services

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 9 (6.38%) IIS
2 2 (1.42%) CMS
2 2 (1.42%) Confluence
2 2 (1.42%) JBoss
2 2 (1.42%) WildFly
3 1 (0.71%) Apache
3 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.13%) GitHub
5 1 (0.71%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) HTTP
1 4 (2.84%) Internet
2 2 (1.42%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.71%) DHCP
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
3 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.71%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.71%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.67%) MySQL
4 5 (3.55%) Power BI
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.13%) GIS
7 2 (1.42%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.71%) Big Data
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (34.04%) Git (software)
2 35 (24.82%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.80%) JUnit
4 9 (6.38%) JIRA
5 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.26%) Mockito
6 5 (3.55%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.55%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.55%) JMeter
6 5 (3.55%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (3.55%) Selenium
6 5 (3.55%) TestNG
7 2 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.42%) Gradle
7 2 (1.42%) Maven
8 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.71%) Flyway
8 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
1 1 (0.71%) Automotive
1 1 (0.71%) Avionics
1 1 (0.71%) Electronics
1 1 (0.71%) Finance
1 1 (0.71%) Games
1 1 (0.71%) Marketing
1 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (62.41%) Developer
2 36 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 35 (24.82%) C# Developer
4 33 (23.40%) ASP.NET Developer
4 33 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
4 33 (23.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (19.86%) Senior Developer
6 27 (19.15%) Graduate
7 26 (18.44%) Software Developer
8 25 (17.73%) Graduate Developer
8 25 (17.73%) Graduate Software Developer
9 21 (14.89%) Junior
9 21 (14.89%) Junior Developer
9 21 (14.89%) Junior Software Developer
10 18 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (12.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (12.06%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (12.06%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (12.06%) Senior SQL Developer
11 17 (12.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (52.48%) .NET
2 48 (34.04%) ASP.NET
3 38 (26.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (24.82%) WCF
4 35 (24.82%) XSLT
5 28 (19.86%) Web Services
6 21 (14.89%) AngularJS
6 21 (14.89%) CSS
6 21 (14.89%) XML
7 20 (14.18%) HTML
8 16 (11.35%) React
9 12 (8.51%) Ajax
9 12 (8.51%) Java EE
10 11 (7.80%) RESTful
11 8 (5.67%) REST
12 7 (4.96%) JSON
12 7 (4.96%) Spring
13 5 (3.55%) Gherkin
13 5 (3.55%) Grails
13 5 (3.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (31.21%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (16.31%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.26%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.55%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.55%) User Experience
7 4 (2.84%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.84%) SCORM
8 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) Blog
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.71%) PKI
9 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.28%) Linux
2 19 (13.48%) Windows
3 8 (5.67%) Android
3 8 (5.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.55%) Unix
5 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.01%) OO
3 53 (37.59%) Test Automation
4 50 (35.46%) TDD
5 47 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (28.37%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (27.66%) OOD
8 38 (26.95%) Customer Requirements
9 37 (26.24%) SOLID
10 36 (25.53%) Integration Testing
11 35 (24.82%) Continuous Deployment
11 35 (24.82%) Pair Programming
12 27 (19.15%) Software Engineering
13 25 (17.73%) Process Improvement
14 22 (15.60%) MVC
15 17 (12.06%) Regression Testing
16 14 (9.93%) Scrum
17 13 (9.22%) Mathematics
17 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
17 13 (9.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 88 (62.41%) C#
2 74 (52.48%) SQL
3 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
4 40 (28.37%) Java
5 15 (10.64%) C
5 15 (10.64%) C++
6 12 (8.51%) ActionScript
7 5 (3.55%) Groovy
8 3 (2.13%) VB
9 2 (1.42%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.42%) F#
9 2 (1.42%) PHP
9 2 (1.42%) Python
10 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.71%) Fortran
10 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (43.97%) Degree
2 51 (36.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.26%) CISSP
4 5 (3.55%) GSEC
4 5 (3.55%) ISACA
4 5 (3.55%) SANS
5 4 (2.84%) ISEB
5 4 (2.84%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.71%) CEH
7 1 (0.71%) CISA
7 1 (0.71%) CISM
7 1 (0.71%) HND
7 1 (0.71%) PhD
7 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (31.21%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) ISAE 3402
2 5 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.71%) DO-254
3 1 (0.71%) GDPR
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Docker
2 3 (2.13%) NFS
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) HP ALM
1 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.71%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle
3 5 (3.55%) Birst
3 5 (3.55%) Cognos
3 5 (3.55%) Tableau
4 4 (2.84%) Apple
4 4 (2.84%) Google
4 4 (2.84%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.42%) HP
6 1 (0.71%) EMC
6 1 (0.71%) PayPal
6 1 (0.71%) Splunk