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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 70 16
Rank change year-on-year +40 -54 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 176 52 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.36% 3.00% 12.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.20% 8.83% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 166 52 174
East Sussex median annual salary £41,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.15% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,025 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,000 £75,125
South East median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 830 589 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 39.41% 34.01% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 700 539 826
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,700 £24,875
90th Percentile £63,875 £62,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +5.88%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +29 145 £38,500 +18.46% 10
Uckfield - 26 £45,000 - 5
Hove - 2 £38,750 -
Eastbourne - 1 £60,000 - 1
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 97 (55.11%) .NET
2 93 (52.84%) SQL
3 86 (48.86%) C#
4 81 (46.02%) Degree
5 69 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (35.80%) TDD
7 61 (34.66%) OO
7 61 (34.66%) QA
8 60 (34.09%) ASP.NET
8 60 (34.09%) Computer Science Degree
9 57 (32.39%) Test Automation
10 52 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (27.84%) Linux
12 48 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (25.57%) Git (software)
14 43 (24.43%) Java
15 42 (23.86%) JavaScript
16 40 (22.73%) Integration Testing
16 40 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
16 40 (22.73%) SOLID
17 39 (22.16%) OOD
18 38 (21.59%) SQL Server
18 38 (21.59%) Visual Studio
18 38 (21.59%) XSLT
18 38 (21.59%) WCF
18 38 (21.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 38 (21.59%) Process Improvement
18 38 (21.59%) Continuous Deployment
19 35 (19.89%) Pair Programming
19 35 (19.89%) 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 19 (10.80%) IIS
2 18 (10.23%) Apache
3 8 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (1.14%) JBoss
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) WildFly
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.95%) GitHub
2 11 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.41%) SaaS
4 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.36%) Firewall
2 18 (10.23%) DHCP
2 18 (10.23%) DNS
2 18 (10.23%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.23%) VPN
3 2 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) Broadband
4 1 (0.57%) Extranet
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.36%) MySQL
3 8 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (4.55%) GIS
4 6 (3.41%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.41%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (25.57%) Git (software)
2 38 (21.59%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) Bitbucket
3 3 (1.70%) JIRA
4 2 (1.14%) Gradle
4 2 (1.14%) Maven
5 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.57%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.57%) Mockito
5 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (5.11%) Front Office
2 6 (3.41%) German Language
3 3 (1.70%) Finance
4 1 (0.57%) Automotive
4 1 (0.57%) Games
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 106 (60.23%) Developer
2 49 (27.84%) Senior Developer
3 37 (21.02%) .NET Developer
4 36 (20.45%) C# Developer
5 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 34 (19.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (19.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 32 (18.18%) Java Developer
7 26 (14.77%) Junior
7 26 (14.77%) Junior Developer
8 22 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Senior C# Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Senior SQL Developer
9 21 (11.93%) Software Developer
9 21 (11.93%) SQL Developer
10 19 (10.80%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (55.11%) .NET
2 60 (34.09%) ASP.NET
3 38 (21.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (21.59%) WCF
3 38 (21.59%) XSLT
4 35 (19.89%) Web Services
5 30 (17.05%) RESTful
6 25 (14.20%) AngularJS
7 24 (13.64%) Java EE
7 24 (13.64%) React
8 21 (11.93%) XML
9 20 (11.36%) Ajax
10 16 (9.09%) REST
11 7 (3.98%) SOAP
12 6 (3.41%) J2EE
12 6 (3.41%) Node.js
12 6 (3.41%) PostGIS
12 6 (3.41%) WebSockets
13 4 (2.27%) HTML
13 4 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.39%) User Experience
3 9 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.14%) PKI
8 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.57%) Blog
8 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.57%) Fintech
8 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.57%) SCORM
8 1 (0.57%) Social Media
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.84%) Linux
2 17 (9.66%) Windows
3 11 (6.25%) Android
3 11 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (35.80%) TDD
3 61 (34.66%) OO
4 57 (32.39%) Test Automation
5 52 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (22.73%) Integration Testing
6 40 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (22.73%) SOLID
7 39 (22.16%) OOD
8 38 (21.59%) Continuous Deployment
8 38 (21.59%) Process Improvement
9 35 (19.89%) Customer Requirements
9 35 (19.89%) Pair Programming
10 34 (19.32%) Software Engineering
11 26 (14.77%) MVC
12 25 (14.20%) SDLC
13 23 (13.07%) Mentoring
14 22 (12.50%) Scrum
15 17 (9.66%) DevOps
16 16 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (52.84%) SQL
2 86 (48.86%) C#
3 43 (24.43%) Java
4 42 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 25 (14.20%) C++
6 23 (13.07%) ActionScript
6 23 (13.07%) C
7 4 (2.27%) VB
8 2 (1.14%) Groovy
8 2 (1.14%) Java 8
8 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.14%) PHP
8 2 (1.14%) R
8 2 (1.14%) Scala
9 1 (0.57%) ES6
9 1 (0.57%) F#
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (46.02%) Degree
2 60 (34.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (7.95%) CISSP
4 12 (6.82%) GSEC
4 12 (6.82%) ISACA
4 12 (6.82%) SANS
5 3 (1.70%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.14%) CEH
6 2 (1.14%) CISA
6 2 (1.14%) CISM
6 2 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (34.66%) QA
2 12 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (6.25%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.57%) GDPR
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) CSIRT
1 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle
3 2 (1.14%) Splunk
4 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.57%) Xamarin