Period
to 21 October 2017

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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 122 143 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.28% 6.80% 11.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.29% 18.72% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 120 138 166
East Sussex median annual salary £44,000 £30,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -24.53% +6.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +3.90%

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 667 764 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 34.35% 36.33% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 601 704 658
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -1 103 £38,500 +28.33% 7
Uckfield - 3 £45,000 -
Eastbourne +5 1 - -
Forest Row - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 71 (58.20%) Degree
2 67 (54.92%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (54.10%) SQL
4 55 (45.08%) QA
5 46 (37.70%) JavaScript
6 41 (33.61%) C#
6 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (31.97%) .NET
8 37 (30.33%) Java
9 35 (28.69%) ASP.NET
9 35 (28.69%) REST
9 35 (28.69%) Computer Science Degree
10 34 (27.87%) SDLC
11 33 (27.05%) SOAP
12 32 (26.23%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (25.41%) SOA
13 31 (25.41%) Front Office
13 31 (25.41%) Presales
13 31 (25.41%) Business Process Analysis
13 31 (25.41%) SaaS
13 31 (25.41%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (25.41%) Use Case
13 31 (25.41%) German Language
14 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
14 30 (24.59%) Visual Studio
15 26 (21.31%) OO
16 25 (20.49%) TDD
17 24 (19.67%) Linux
17 24 (19.67%) Firewall
17 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (9.02%) Apache
2 3 (2.46%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (0.82%) Drupal
4 1 (0.82%) JBoss
4 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.82%) WildFly
4 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.41%) SaaS
2 9 (7.38%) Office 365
3 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.67%) Firewall
2 11 (9.02%) DHCP
2 11 (9.02%) DNS
2 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.02%) VPN
3 4 (3.28%) LAN
3 4 (3.28%) WAN
4 1 (0.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.02%) MySQL
2 8 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.64%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (1.64%) GIS
4 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.82%) Power BI
4 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
1 30 (24.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.74%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.82%) Gradle
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 31 (25.41%) Front Office
1 31 (25.41%) German Language
2 2 (1.64%) Banking
2 2 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (44.26%) Developer
2 29 (23.77%) .NET Developer
3 28 (22.95%) ASP.NET Developer
3 28 (22.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 28 (22.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 28 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Agile .NET Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Agile C# Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Agile Developer
5 20 (16.39%) Architect
5 20 (16.39%) SaaS Architect
5 20 (16.39%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (12.30%) Analyst
6 15 (12.30%) Graduate
7 14 (11.48%) Junior
8 13 (10.66%) C# WCF Developer
8 13 (10.66%) WCF Developer
9 11 (9.02%) Administrator
9 11 (9.02%) SaaS Analyst
9 11 (9.02%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.97%) .NET
2 35 (28.69%) ASP.NET
2 35 (28.69%) REST
3 33 (27.05%) SOAP
4 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (18.03%) WCF
4 22 (18.03%) XSLT
5 15 (12.30%) HTML
6 7 (5.74%) CSS
7 6 (4.92%) XML
8 5 (4.10%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.28%) jQuery
9 4 (3.28%) Web Services
10 3 (2.46%) Ajax
10 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.46%) Java EE
10 3 (2.46%) React
10 3 (2.46%) RESTful
10 3 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (54.92%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (25.41%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
4 13 (10.66%) PKI
5 7 (5.74%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (5.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Linux
2 12 (9.84%) Windows
3 10 (8.20%) Unix
4 4 (3.28%) Android
4 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.87%) SDLC
3 32 (26.23%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (25.41%) Business Process Analysis
4 31 (25.41%) Presales
4 31 (25.41%) SOA
4 31 (25.41%) Use Case
5 26 (21.31%) OO
6 25 (20.49%) TDD
7 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (19.67%) Test Automation
8 22 (18.03%) Continuous Deployment
8 22 (18.03%) Customer Requirements
8 22 (18.03%) Integration Testing
8 22 (18.03%) OOD
8 22 (18.03%) Pair Programming
8 22 (18.03%) SOLID
9 15 (12.30%) Information Security
10 13 (10.66%) Ethical Hacking
10 13 (10.66%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (54.10%) SQL
2 46 (37.70%) JavaScript
3 41 (33.61%) C#
4 37 (30.33%) Java
5 8 (6.56%) PHP
6 4 (3.28%) C
6 4 (3.28%) C++
7 3 (2.46%) ActionScript
7 3 (2.46%) Ruby
7 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.82%) Groovy
9 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (58.20%) Degree
2 35 (28.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (10.66%) CEH
3 13 (10.66%) CISA
3 13 (10.66%) CISM
3 13 (10.66%) CISSP
4 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (45.08%) QA
2 6 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (1.64%) Cisco
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle
2 1 (0.82%) Perforce
2 1 (0.82%) Tableau
2 1 (0.82%) Xamarin