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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 20 25
Rank change year-on-year -35 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 30 118 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.46% 10.75% 9.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.32% 27.13% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 101 59
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 265 435 429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 30.60% 39.62% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 237 388 341
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -37 20 £37,000 +23.33% 3
Uckfield - 3 £45,000 - 1
Eastbourne - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) C#
2 24 (46.15%) Degree
3 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET
4 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) TDD
4 21 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (38.46%) QA
5 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 19 (36.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (30.77%) HTML
7 16 (30.77%) MVC
8 15 (28.85%) Java
8 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
9 14 (26.92%) CSS
9 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 13 (25.00%) Windows
10 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
12 11 (21.15%) PHP
12 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
12 11 (21.15%) WCF
13 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (19.23%) Mobile App
13 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
13 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce

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 1 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.92%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.92%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.92%) GIS
2 1 (1.92%) Power BI
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Grunt
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Moq
3 2 (3.85%) MSTest
3 2 (3.85%) NUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.69%) Banking
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Front Office
2 3 (5.77%) German Language
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Web Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Graduate
5 8 (15.38%) Junior
6 7 (13.46%) Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce Developer
6 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce Web Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Agile Developer
7 6 (11.54%) C# WCF Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Junior Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.54%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.77%) HTML
4 14 (26.92%) CSS
5 11 (21.15%) WCF
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (17.31%) XSLT
8 6 (11.54%) jQuery
9 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.62%) React
10 4 (7.69%) REST
11 3 (5.77%) Java EE
11 3 (5.77%) SOAP
11 3 (5.77%) Web Services
12 2 (3.85%) LAMP
12 2 (3.85%) RESTful
12 2 (3.85%) Spring.NET
12 2 (3.85%) WinForms
12 2 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
3 10 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (19.23%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.62%) PKI
5 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.85%) User Experience
7 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Android
2 8 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Unix
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) TDD
2 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.77%) MVC
4 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
5 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 9 (17.31%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (17.31%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (17.31%) Integration Testing
7 9 (17.31%) OO
7 9 (17.31%) OOD
7 9 (17.31%) Pair Programming
7 9 (17.31%) SDLC
7 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) SOLID
7 9 (17.31%) Web Development
8 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (9.62%) Security Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) C#
2 21 (40.38%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.85%) Java
5 11 (21.15%) PHP
6 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
7 8 (15.38%) Objective-C
8 4 (7.69%) C++
9 3 (5.77%) ActionScript
9 3 (5.77%) C
10 2 (3.85%) VB
11 1 (1.92%) Groovy
11 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.92%) Ruby
11 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Degree
2 19 (36.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (11.54%) ISEB
3 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
4 5 (9.62%) CEH
4 5 (9.62%) CISA
4 5 (9.62%) CISM
4 5 (9.62%) CISSP
4 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (1.92%) Kronos
3 1 (1.92%) Sage
3 1 (1.92%) Tableau
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 23k
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago