Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 161 175 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.79% 8.47% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 9.08% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 150 168 95
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% +44.17% -18.92%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,150 £21,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £80,000 £50,000
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 1,829 1,927 1,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.49% 93.32% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,630 1,731 1,570
East Sussex median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 144 £41,250 +7.14% 13
Eastbourne - 5 £41,250 -
Lewes - 1 £47,500 - 7
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 94 (58.39%) C#
2 85 (52.80%) .NET
3 81 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (50.31%) Test Automation
4 64 (39.75%) SQL
5 61 (37.89%) Git (software)
5 61 (37.89%) Problem-Solving
6 59 (36.65%) Degree
6 59 (36.65%) OO
7 57 (35.40%) ASP.NET
7 57 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (34.78%) TDD
9 54 (33.54%) QA
10 52 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (32.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (32.30%) Visual Studio
10 52 (32.30%) SOLID
11 51 (31.68%) Customer Requirements
12 50 (31.06%) OOD
13 49 (30.43%) XSLT
13 49 (30.43%) Pair Programming
13 49 (30.43%) Integration Testing
13 49 (30.43%) WCF
13 49 (30.43%) Continuous Deployment
14 43 (26.71%) SQL Server
15 40 (24.84%) Computer Science Degree
16 38 (23.60%) JavaScript
17 37 (22.98%) Java
17 37 (22.98%) Process Improvement
18 31 (19.25%) HTML

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
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.86%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.24%) GitHub
5 1 (0.62%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.62%) IaaS
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) MQTT
2 2 (1.24%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.24%) Internet
2 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.24%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.24%) Z-Wave
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.48%) Power BI
4 2 (1.24%) MySQL
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.62%) GIS
Development Applications
1 61 (37.89%) Git (software)
2 52 (32.30%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.21%) JIRA
4 8 (4.97%) JUnit
5 7 (4.35%) CMake
5 7 (4.35%) JMeter
6 6 (3.73%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.73%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.11%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.11%) Selenium
8 4 (2.48%) Mockito
8 4 (2.48%) TestNG
9 3 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.24%) GCC
10 2 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.24%) Subversion
11 1 (0.62%) Appium
11 1 (0.62%) Selendroid
11 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (6.21%) Automotive
2 7 (4.35%) Electronics
3 5 (3.11%) German Language
4 4 (2.48%) Finance
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (62.11%) Developer
2 54 (33.54%) .NET Developer
2 54 (33.54%) C# Developer
3 52 (32.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 47 (29.19%) ASP.NET Developer
4 47 (29.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 30 (18.63%) Graduate
6 27 (16.77%) Graduate Developer
6 27 (16.77%) Graduate Software Developer
6 27 (16.77%) Software Developer
7 24 (14.91%) Agile .NET Developer
7 24 (14.91%) Agile C# Developer
7 24 (14.91%) Agile Developer
7 24 (14.91%) Junior
7 24 (14.91%) Junior Developer
8 23 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 23 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (14.29%) Senior Developer
8 23 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
8 23 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (52.80%) .NET
2 57 (35.40%) ASP.NET
3 52 (32.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 49 (30.43%) WCF
4 49 (30.43%) XSLT
5 31 (19.25%) CSS
5 31 (19.25%) HTML
6 6 (3.73%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.73%) REST
6 6 (3.73%) Web Services
7 5 (3.11%) Gherkin
7 5 (3.11%) XML
8 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.86%) HTML5
8 3 (1.86%) React
9 2 (1.24%) Grails
9 2 (1.24%) Jest
9 2 (1.24%) jQuery
9 2 (1.24%) PowerMock
9 2 (1.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 57 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.80%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (8.07%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.21%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.73%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.86%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.86%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.24%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.24%) Robotics
9 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) SCORM
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.04%) Linux
2 19 (11.80%) Windows
3 6 (3.73%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.11%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.48%) Unix
6 3 (1.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
1 81 (50.31%) Test Automation
2 61 (37.89%) Problem-Solving
3 59 (36.65%) OO
4 56 (34.78%) TDD
5 52 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (32.30%) SOLID
6 51 (31.68%) Customer Requirements
7 50 (31.06%) OOD
8 49 (30.43%) Continuous Deployment
8 49 (30.43%) Integration Testing
8 49 (30.43%) Pair Programming
9 37 (22.98%) Process Improvement
10 24 (14.91%) Mathematics
10 24 (14.91%) Regression Testing
11 17 (10.56%) Software Engineering
12 15 (9.32%) Performance Testing
13 14 (8.70%) SDLC
14 13 (8.07%) Scrum
15 12 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (58.39%) C#
2 64 (39.75%) SQL
3 38 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.98%) Java
5 18 (11.18%) C++
6 13 (8.07%) C
7 7 (4.35%) Assembly Language
8 5 (3.11%) Python
8 5 (3.11%) VB
9 4 (2.48%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.86%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.86%) Perl
11 2 (1.24%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.24%) F#
11 2 (1.24%) Fortran
11 2 (1.24%) Groovy
11 2 (1.24%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 59 (36.65%) Degree
2 40 (24.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.11%) PhD
4 3 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.24%) HND
5 2 (1.24%) ISEB
5 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (33.54%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) JTAG
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Firmware
2 2 (1.24%) Docker
2 2 (1.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.48%) Birst
2 4 (2.48%) Cognos
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle
2 4 (2.48%) Peoplefluent
2 4 (2.48%) Tableau
3 3 (1.86%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.24%) Apple
4 2 (1.24%) EMC
4 2 (1.24%) Google
5 1 (0.62%) HP
5 1 (0.62%) Marketo
5 1 (0.62%) Pardot
5 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.62%) Xamarin