Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 29 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 -48
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 156 190 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.47% 8.91% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 9.72% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 146 183 60
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +18.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,225
90th Percentile £51,250 £61,250 £51,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,629 1,955 1,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.48% 91.65% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 1,735 1,402
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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 -1 135 £40,000 +3.90% 10
Hastings - 4 £38,000 -
Hove 0 3 £70,000 +80.65% 1
Eastbourne +2 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Lewes - 1 £47,500 - 4
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 89 (57.05%) .NET
2 82 (52.56%) C#
3 80 (51.28%) Degree
4 70 (44.87%) SQL
5 68 (43.59%) Test Automation
6 65 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (35.90%) Git (software)
8 53 (33.97%) TDD
9 52 (33.33%) OO
9 52 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
10 51 (32.69%) ASP.NET
11 49 (31.41%) Analytical Skills
12 45 (28.85%) SOLID
12 45 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (26.92%) Integration Testing
13 42 (26.92%) Visual Studio
13 42 (26.92%) Pair Programming
13 42 (26.92%) Continuous Deployment
14 40 (25.64%) OOD
15 39 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (24.36%) Customer Requirements
16 38 (24.36%) XSLT
16 38 (24.36%) QA
16 38 (24.36%) WCF
17 37 (23.72%) Computer Science Degree
18 36 (23.08%) JavaScript
19 34 (21.79%) HTML
20 32 (20.51%) CSS
20 32 (20.51%) Process Improvement
21 31 (19.87%) SQL Server

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 4 (2.56%) Drupal
1 4 (2.56%) WordPress
2 3 (1.92%) Apache
2 3 (1.92%) Confluence
2 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.28%) JBoss
3 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Chatbot
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.56%) IaaS
2 4 (2.56%) NuGet
2 4 (2.56%) PaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.28%) GitHub
3 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) MQTT
2 3 (1.92%) DHCP
2 3 (1.92%) DNS
3 2 (1.28%) Firewall
3 2 (1.28%) HTTP
3 2 (1.28%) SAN
3 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) LAN
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.92%) MySQL
4 2 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.64%) Big Data
5 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 42 (26.92%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.77%) CMake
4 8 (5.13%) JIRA
5 5 (3.21%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.56%) JMeter
6 4 (2.56%) JUnit
6 4 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.92%) Mockito
7 3 (1.92%) Subversion
8 2 (1.28%) GCC
8 2 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.28%) Maven
8 2 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 12 (7.69%) Automotive
2 7 (4.49%) Electronics
2 7 (4.49%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) German Language
3 4 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (63.46%) Developer
2 55 (35.26%) C# Developer
3 52 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 51 (32.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (24.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 38 (24.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (12.82%) Agile .NET Developer
6 20 (12.82%) Agile C# Developer
6 20 (12.82%) Agile Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Senior SQL Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 18 (11.54%) Software Engineer
7 18 (11.54%) SQL Developer
8 15 (9.62%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (57.05%) .NET
2 51 (32.69%) ASP.NET
3 39 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 38 (24.36%) WCF
4 38 (24.36%) XSLT
5 34 (21.79%) HTML
6 32 (20.51%) CSS
7 8 (5.13%) Semantic HTML
8 5 (3.21%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.21%) Laravel
9 4 (2.56%) jQuery
9 4 (2.56%) Vue.js
10 3 (1.92%) REST
11 2 (1.28%) Gherkin
11 2 (1.28%) Grails
11 2 (1.28%) HTML5
11 2 (1.28%) Middleware
11 2 (1.28%) Node.js
11 2 (1.28%) Spring
11 2 (1.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (31.41%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.56%) Graphic Design
4 4 (2.56%) User Experience
5 3 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.28%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.28%) Robotics
7 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.82%) Linux
2 17 (10.90%) Windows
3 7 (4.49%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.28%) Unix
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (43.59%) Test Automation
2 65 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (33.97%) TDD
4 52 (33.33%) OO
4 52 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (28.85%) SOLID
6 42 (26.92%) Continuous Deployment
6 42 (26.92%) Integration Testing
6 42 (26.92%) Pair Programming
7 40 (25.64%) OOD
8 38 (24.36%) Customer Requirements
9 32 (20.51%) Process Improvement
10 24 (15.38%) Mathematics
11 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
12 16 (10.26%) Regression Testing
13 15 (9.62%) Performance Testing
14 14 (8.97%) SDLC
14 14 (8.97%) Test Strategy
14 14 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (52.56%) C#
2 70 (44.87%) SQL
3 36 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.67%) Java
5 24 (15.38%) C++
6 17 (10.90%) C
7 7 (4.49%) Assembly Language
8 5 (3.21%) PHP
9 4 (2.56%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.56%) ES6
10 3 (1.92%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.92%) VB
11 2 (1.28%) Perl
11 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.28%) Python
11 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.64%) Fortran
12 1 (0.64%) Java 8
12 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (51.28%) Degree
2 37 (23.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.56%) PhD
4 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.28%) MCSE
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (24.36%) QA
2 7 (4.49%) JTAG
3 4 (2.56%) DO-178B
3 4 (2.56%) DO-254
4 1 (0.64%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Docker
2 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 4 (2.56%) Mesos
1 4 (2.56%) PTC Integrity
2 3 (1.92%) Ansible
3 2 (1.28%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.28%) Packer
3 2 (1.28%) Puppet
3 2 (1.28%) Terraform
4 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.56%) Peoplefluent
2 4 (2.56%) PTC
3 3 (1.92%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.92%) VMware
4 2 (1.28%) Google
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle
4 2 (1.28%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.64%) Marketo
5 1 (0.64%) McAfee
5 1 (0.64%) Pardot
5 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.64%) SAP
5 1 (0.64%) Symantec