Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 35 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 161 122 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.35% 6.26% 6.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.54% 17.33% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 145 120 136
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +46.67% -24.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

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 824 704 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 37.61% 36.14% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 689 637 718
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +8 140 £42,500 +10.39% 12
Eastbourne -5 6 £45,000 - 1
Uckfield -11 5 £45,000 -
Hastings - 1 £74,550 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 101 (62.73%) C#
2 89 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (49.07%) .NET
4 78 (48.45%) SQL
5 76 (47.20%) Test Automation
6 66 (40.99%) Git (software)
6 66 (40.99%) OO
7 65 (40.37%) Degree
8 64 (39.75%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (36.02%) ASP.NET
11 57 (35.40%) TDD
12 53 (32.92%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (32.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 52 (32.30%) SOLID
13 52 (32.30%) Customer Requirements
13 52 (32.30%) OOD
14 50 (31.06%) Visual Studio
14 50 (31.06%) QA
15 49 (30.43%) Integration Testing
15 49 (30.43%) WCF
15 49 (30.43%) XSLT
15 49 (30.43%) Pair Programming
15 49 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
15 49 (30.43%) Continuous Deployment
16 48 (29.81%) Java
16 48 (29.81%) JavaScript
17 43 (26.71%) SQL Server
18 32 (19.88%) HTML
19 31 (19.25%) CSS

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 3 (1.86%) Confluence
1 3 (1.86%) IIS
2 2 (1.24%) JBoss
2 2 (1.24%) WildFly
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.86%) GitHub
5 1 (0.62%) IaaS
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) HTTP
1 3 (1.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.24%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.24%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.24%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.35%) MySQL
4 5 (3.11%) Power BI
5 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.86%) GIS
7 2 (1.24%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.62%) Big Data
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (40.99%) Git (software)
2 50 (31.06%) Visual Studio
3 14 (8.70%) JUnit
4 13 (8.07%) JIRA
5 8 (4.97%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.97%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.97%) JMeter
5 8 (4.97%) Mockito
6 7 (4.35%) Selenium
7 6 (3.73%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.73%) TestNG
8 5 (3.11%) CMake
8 5 (3.11%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.24%) Gradle
11 1 (0.62%) Appium
11 1 (0.62%) Flyway
11 1 (0.62%) GCC
11 1 (0.62%) Selendroid
11 1 (0.62%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (4.35%) Automotive
2 6 (3.73%) Electronics
3 4 (2.48%) German Language
4 2 (1.24%) Finance
5 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.62%) Avionics
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 100 (62.11%) Developer
2 51 (31.68%) .NET Developer
3 50 (31.06%) C# Developer
4 48 (29.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 46 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (18.63%) Graduate
7 28 (17.39%) Software Developer
8 27 (16.77%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (16.77%) Graduate Software Developer
9 26 (16.15%) Agile .NET Developer
9 26 (16.15%) Agile C# Developer
9 26 (16.15%) Agile Developer
10 23 (14.29%) Junior
10 23 (14.29%) Junior Developer
10 23 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
10 23 (14.29%) Senior Developer
11 20 (12.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (12.42%) Senior C# Developer
11 20 (12.42%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (49.07%) .NET
2 58 (36.02%) ASP.NET
3 53 (32.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 49 (30.43%) WCF
4 49 (30.43%) XSLT
5 32 (19.88%) HTML
6 31 (19.25%) CSS
7 20 (12.42%) Web Services
8 15 (9.32%) AngularJS
9 14 (8.70%) XML
10 10 (6.21%) React
11 9 (5.59%) REST
12 7 (4.35%) Gherkin
13 6 (3.73%) Ajax
13 6 (3.73%) HTML5
13 6 (3.73%) JSON
13 6 (3.73%) Spring
14 5 (3.11%) Grails
14 5 (3.11%) Java EE
14 5 (3.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (16.77%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (7.45%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.73%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.86%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.86%) SCORM
7 3 (1.86%) User Experience
8 2 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.91%) Linux
2 19 (11.80%) Windows
3 7 (4.35%) Android
3 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.11%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.48%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.20%) Test Automation
3 66 (40.99%) OO
4 64 (39.75%) Problem-Solving
5 57 (35.40%) TDD
6 53 (32.92%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (32.30%) Customer Requirements
7 52 (32.30%) OOD
7 52 (32.30%) SOLID
8 49 (30.43%) Continuous Deployment
8 49 (30.43%) Integration Testing
8 49 (30.43%) Pair Programming
9 30 (18.63%) Process Improvement
10 24 (14.91%) Software Engineering
11 21 (13.04%) Mathematics
11 21 (13.04%) Regression Testing
12 17 (10.56%) MVC
13 16 (9.94%) Scrum
14 14 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
14 14 (8.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.73%) C#
2 78 (48.45%) SQL
3 48 (29.81%) Java
3 48 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.56%) C
4 17 (10.56%) C++
5 6 (3.73%) Assembly Language
5 6 (3.73%) VB
6 5 (3.11%) ActionScript
6 5 (3.11%) Groovy
6 5 (3.11%) Python
7 4 (2.48%) MATLAB
8 3 (1.86%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.86%) F#
8 3 (1.86%) Perl
9 2 (1.24%) Fortran
9 2 (1.24%) Java 8
9 2 (1.24%) PHP
10 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (40.37%) Degree
2 49 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.48%) ISEB
3 4 (2.48%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.48%) PhD
4 3 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.24%) HND
6 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (31.06%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) JTAG
3 1 (0.62%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.62%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Docker
1 3 (1.86%) NFS
2 2 (1.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) HP ALM
1 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.62%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.97%) Oracle
3 5 (3.11%) Birst
3 5 (3.11%) Cognos
3 5 (3.11%) Tableau
4 4 (2.48%) Apple
4 4 (2.48%) Google
5 3 (1.86%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.86%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.24%) EMC
6 2 (1.24%) HP
6 2 (1.24%) Peoplefluent
7 1 (0.62%) Marketo
7 1 (0.62%) Pardot
7 1 (0.62%) PayPal
7 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com