Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 46 15
Rank change year-on-year +20 -31 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 180 83 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.12% 4.60% 13.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.46% 13.61% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 174 81 185
East Sussex median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £51,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 736 610 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 37.28% 33.83% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 653 561 710
East Sussex median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £63,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 January 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 21 January 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 +29 164 £38,500 +10.00% 14
Uckfield - 14 £45,000 - 3
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 100 (55.56%) SQL
2 86 (47.78%) Degree
3 83 (46.11%) .NET
4 76 (42.22%) C#
4 76 (42.22%) QA
5 74 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (40.56%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (32.78%) ASP.NET
8 54 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 53 (29.44%) JavaScript
10 51 (28.33%) OO
10 51 (28.33%) TDD
10 51 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
11 50 (27.78%) Java
12 47 (26.11%) Git (software)
13 45 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 44 (24.44%) SDLC
15 40 (22.22%) Linux
15 40 (22.22%) REST
16 38 (21.11%) WCF
16 38 (21.11%) Integration Testing
16 38 (21.11%) SOLID
16 38 (21.11%) Continuous Deployment
16 38 (21.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (21.11%) XSLT
16 38 (21.11%) OOD
17 36 (20.00%) Process Improvement
18 35 (19.44%) Customer Requirements
18 35 (19.44%) Pair Programming

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 23 (12.78%) Apache
2 12 (6.67%) IIS
3 7 (3.89%) CMS
4 2 (1.11%) JBoss
4 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.11%) WildFly
5 1 (0.56%) Drupal
5 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.67%) SaaS
2 13 (7.22%) GitHub
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.89%) Firewall
2 23 (12.78%) DHCP
2 23 (12.78%) DNS
2 23 (12.78%) TCP/IP
2 23 (12.78%) VPN
3 2 (1.11%) LAN
3 2 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.78%) MySQL
3 8 (4.44%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (4.44%) GIS
4 6 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (26.11%) Git (software)
2 45 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.89%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.11%) Gradle
4 2 (1.11%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 32 (17.78%) Front Office
2 30 (16.67%) German Language
3 2 (1.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 96 (53.33%) Developer
2 43 (23.89%) .NET Developer
3 42 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 40 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 40 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 40 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 34 (18.89%) Senior Developer
6 26 (14.44%) Analyst
7 24 (13.33%) Agile .NET Developer
7 24 (13.33%) Agile C# Developer
7 24 (13.33%) Agile Developer
8 23 (12.78%) Administrator
8 23 (12.78%) Junior
8 23 (12.78%) Linux Administrator
9 22 (12.22%) Architect
9 22 (12.22%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (11.11%) Junior Developer
11 17 (9.44%) SQL Developer
12 16 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (46.11%) .NET
2 59 (32.78%) ASP.NET
3 40 (22.22%) REST
4 38 (21.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 38 (21.11%) WCF
4 38 (21.11%) XSLT
5 32 (17.78%) SOAP
6 22 (12.22%) Web Services
7 18 (10.00%) RESTful
8 16 (8.89%) AngularJS
9 15 (8.33%) Java EE
9 15 (8.33%) XML
10 14 (7.78%) React
11 12 (6.67%) Ajax
12 10 (5.56%) HTML
13 6 (3.33%) Node.js
13 6 (3.33%) PostGIS
13 6 (3.33%) WebSockets
14 4 (2.22%) J2EE
14 4 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 73 (40.56%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.00%) User Experience
4 7 (3.89%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.11%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.22%) Linux
2 13 (7.22%) Windows
3 10 (5.56%) Android
3 10 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 51 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (28.33%) OO
3 51 (28.33%) TDD
4 44 (24.44%) SDLC
5 38 (21.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 38 (21.11%) Integration Testing
5 38 (21.11%) OOD
5 38 (21.11%) SOLID
6 36 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 35 (19.44%) Customer Requirements
7 35 (19.44%) Pair Programming
8 30 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
8 30 (16.67%) Presales
8 30 (16.67%) SOA
8 30 (16.67%) Use Case
9 21 (11.67%) Software Engineering
10 20 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 100 (55.56%) SQL
2 76 (42.22%) C#
3 53 (29.44%) JavaScript
4 50 (27.78%) Java
5 17 (9.44%) C++
6 15 (8.33%) C
7 14 (7.78%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.22%) VB
9 2 (1.11%) Groovy
9 2 (1.11%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.11%) R
9 2 (1.11%) Scala
9 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) F#
10 1 (0.56%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (47.78%) Degree
2 50 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.78%) CISSP
4 3 (1.67%) GSEC
4 3 (1.67%) ISACA
4 3 (1.67%) SANS
5 2 (1.11%) CEH
5 2 (1.11%) CISA
5 2 (1.11%) CISM
5 2 (1.11%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (42.22%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.11%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 10 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (0.56%) Perforce