Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 75 20
Rank change year-on-year +35 -55 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 145 51 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.64% 2.89% 11.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.17% 8.16% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 134 50 183
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,500 £51,000
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 798 625 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 36.56% 35.45% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 639 568 827
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,375 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +37 116 £42,500 +30.77% 10
Uckfield -2 21 £45,000 - 1
Eastbourne -8 4 £46,000 - 2
Hove - 2 £38,750 -
Hastings - 1 £74,550 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 83 (57.24%) C#
2 80 (55.17%) SQL
3 78 (53.79%) .NET
4 66 (45.52%) Degree
5 59 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (38.62%) OO
7 54 (37.24%) TDD
8 50 (34.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 49 (33.79%) ASP.NET
10 45 (31.03%) Git (software)
11 44 (30.34%) Test Automation
12 43 (29.66%) JavaScript
13 42 (28.97%) Java
13 42 (28.97%) Problem-Solving
13 42 (28.97%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (28.28%) Linux
15 40 (27.59%) SQL Server
15 40 (27.59%) QA
16 36 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (24.83%) OOD
17 35 (24.14%) Integration Testing
17 35 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (24.14%) SOLID
18 34 (23.45%) Customer Requirements
18 34 (23.45%) Software Engineering
19 33 (22.76%) Web Services
19 33 (22.76%) XSLT
19 33 (22.76%) Visual Studio
19 33 (22.76%) WCF
19 33 (22.76%) Continuous Deployment

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 13 (8.97%) IIS
2 8 (5.52%) Apache
3 3 (2.07%) CMS
4 2 (1.38%) JBoss
4 2 (1.38%) WildFly
5 1 (0.69%) Confluence
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.14%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.07%) GitHub
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.21%) Firewall
2 8 (5.52%) DHCP
2 8 (5.52%) DNS
2 8 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.52%) VPN
3 4 (2.76%) HTTP
3 4 (2.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) Broadband
4 1 (0.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.03%) MySQL
3 12 (8.28%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.07%) Power BI
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.38%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.38%) GIS
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 33 (22.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.52%) JUnit
4 6 (4.14%) Mockito
5 5 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.45%) JIRA
5 5 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.07%) Maven
7 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.38%) Gradle
7 2 (1.38%) JMeter
7 2 (1.38%) Selenium
7 2 (1.38%) TestNG
8 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.69%) Flyway
8 1 (0.69%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (2.07%) Finance
2 2 (1.38%) Front Office
3 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.69%) Automotive
3 1 (0.69%) Avionics
3 1 (0.69%) Games
3 1 (0.69%) Marketing
3 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (62.76%) Developer
2 34 (23.45%) Senior Developer
3 33 (22.76%) C# Developer
4 32 (22.07%) .NET Developer
5 30 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 30 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (18.62%) Java Developer
7 22 (15.17%) Software Developer
8 20 (13.79%) Graduate
9 19 (13.10%) Graduate Developer
9 19 (13.10%) Junior
9 19 (13.10%) Junior Developer
9 19 (13.10%) Junior Software Developer
10 18 (12.41%) Graduate Software Developer
10 18 (12.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (11.72%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (11.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 17 (11.72%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (11.72%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (53.79%) .NET
2 49 (33.79%) ASP.NET
3 35 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 33 (22.76%) WCF
4 33 (22.76%) Web Services
4 33 (22.76%) XSLT
5 26 (17.93%) AngularJS
6 23 (15.86%) XML
7 21 (14.48%) React
8 19 (13.10%) Java EE
8 19 (13.10%) RESTful
9 17 (11.72%) Ajax
10 15 (10.34%) CSS
10 15 (10.34%) HTML
11 9 (6.21%) Spring
12 7 (4.83%) JSON
13 6 (4.14%) REST
14 5 (3.45%) Grails
14 5 (3.45%) Jest
14 5 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.83%) User Experience
4 5 (3.45%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.76%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.07%) SCORM
7 2 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.69%) PKI
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.28%) Linux
2 18 (12.41%) Windows
3 6 (4.14%) Unix
4 5 (3.45%) Android
4 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (38.62%) OO
3 54 (37.24%) TDD
4 44 (30.34%) Test Automation
5 42 (28.97%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (24.83%) OOD
7 35 (24.14%) Integration Testing
7 35 (24.14%) SOLID
8 34 (23.45%) Customer Requirements
8 34 (23.45%) Software Engineering
9 33 (22.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 31 (21.38%) Pair Programming
11 28 (19.31%) MVC
11 28 (19.31%) Process Improvement
12 20 (13.79%) Mentoring
13 16 (11.03%) SDLC
14 12 (8.28%) Information Security
14 12 (8.28%) Mathematics
15 11 (7.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 83 (57.24%) C#
2 80 (55.17%) SQL
3 43 (29.66%) JavaScript
4 42 (28.97%) Java
5 20 (13.79%) C
6 19 (13.10%) C++
7 18 (12.41%) ActionScript
8 5 (3.45%) Groovy
9 4 (2.76%) PHP
10 3 (2.07%) VB
11 2 (1.38%) Java 8
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.69%) ES6
12 1 (0.69%) F#
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (45.52%) Degree
2 50 (34.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (8.28%) CISSP
4 11 (7.59%) GSEC
4 11 (7.59%) ISACA
4 11 (7.59%) SANS
5 2 (1.38%) ISEB
5 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) CEH
6 1 (0.69%) CISA
6 1 (0.69%) CISM
6 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (27.59%) QA
2 11 (7.59%) ISAE 3402
2 11 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.69%) DO-254
3 1 (0.69%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (4.14%) Docker
2 3 (2.07%) NFS
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.69%) Ansible
2 1 (0.69%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.69%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 23 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.52%) Oracle
3 3 (2.07%) Birst
3 3 (2.07%) Cognos
3 3 (2.07%) Tableau
3 3 (2.07%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.38%) Apple
4 2 (1.38%) Google
4 2 (1.38%) Splunk
5 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.69%) HP
5 1 (0.69%) PayPal