Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 38 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 162 119 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.80% 5.85% 12.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.60% 16.86% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 159 116 181
East Sussex median annual salary £44,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £24,800 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 750 706 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 36.11% 34.71% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 681 650 691
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,875 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +9 137 £38,500 +28.33% 9
Uckfield - 8 £45,000 - 1
Eastbourne +5 1 - -
Forest Row - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 92 (56.79%) SQL
2 90 (55.56%) Degree
3 80 (49.38%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (42.59%) QA
5 64 (39.51%) JavaScript
6 63 (38.89%) C#
7 62 (38.27%) .NET
8 60 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (32.72%) ASP.NET
10 50 (30.86%) Java
10 50 (30.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 46 (28.40%) REST
12 42 (25.93%) OO
13 41 (25.31%) SDLC
14 40 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (24.69%) Git (software)
15 39 (24.07%) SOAP
16 38 (23.46%) Visual Studio
16 38 (23.46%) TDD
17 37 (22.84%) Front Office
17 37 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (22.84%) SOA
17 37 (22.84%) German Language
17 37 (22.84%) Use Case
17 37 (22.84%) Test Automation
17 37 (22.84%) SaaS
17 37 (22.84%) Enterprise Software
17 37 (22.84%) Business Process Analysis
17 37 (22.84%) Presales
18 32 (19.75%) Linux

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 15 (9.26%) Apache
2 10 (6.17%) IIS
3 6 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) JBoss
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) WildFly
5 1 (0.62%) Drupal
5 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.84%) SaaS
2 9 (5.56%) GitHub
3 8 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.94%) Office 365
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.90%) Firewall
2 15 (9.26%) DHCP
2 15 (9.26%) DNS
2 15 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 15 (9.26%) VPN
3 2 (1.23%) LAN
3 2 (1.23%) WAN
4 1 (0.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.26%) MySQL
3 7 (4.32%) Geospatial Data
3 7 (4.32%) GIS
4 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 38 (23.46%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.32%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.23%) Gradle
4 2 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 37 (22.84%) Front Office
1 37 (22.84%) German Language
2 1 (0.62%) Banking
2 1 (0.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 80 (49.38%) Developer
2 38 (23.46%) .NET Developer
3 35 (21.60%) ASP.NET Developer
3 35 (21.60%) C# .NET Developer
3 35 (21.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 35 (21.60%) C# Developer
4 26 (16.05%) Agile .NET Developer
4 26 (16.05%) Agile C# Developer
4 26 (16.05%) Agile Developer
5 24 (14.81%) Architect
5 24 (14.81%) Junior
5 24 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (14.20%) SaaS Architect
7 21 (12.96%) Senior Developer
8 19 (11.73%) Junior Developer
9 17 (10.49%) Analyst
9 17 (10.49%) Graduate
10 15 (9.26%) Administrator
10 15 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (8.64%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (38.27%) .NET
2 53 (32.72%) ASP.NET
3 46 (28.40%) REST
4 39 (24.07%) SOAP
5 31 (19.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (19.14%) WCF
5 31 (19.14%) XSLT
6 16 (9.88%) HTML
7 13 (8.02%) XML
8 11 (6.79%) RESTful
9 10 (6.17%) Ajax
9 10 (6.17%) AngularJS
9 10 (6.17%) Web Services
10 8 (4.94%) Java EE
10 8 (4.94%) React
11 7 (4.32%) CSS
12 5 (3.09%) Node.js
12 5 (3.09%) PostGIS
12 5 (3.09%) WebSockets
13 4 (2.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (49.38%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (22.84%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 14 (8.64%) PKI
5 8 (4.94%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (4.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (4.32%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.09%) User Experience
8 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.75%) Linux
2 11 (6.79%) Windows
3 9 (5.56%) Android
3 9 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 9 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.93%) OO
3 41 (25.31%) SDLC
4 40 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (23.46%) TDD
6 37 (22.84%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (22.84%) Business Process Analysis
6 37 (22.84%) Presales
6 37 (22.84%) SOA
6 37 (22.84%) Test Automation
6 37 (22.84%) Use Case
7 31 (19.14%) Continuous Deployment
7 31 (19.14%) Integration Testing
7 31 (19.14%) OOD
7 31 (19.14%) SOLID
8 30 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
8 30 (18.52%) Pair Programming
9 18 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 16 (9.88%) Information Security
11 15 (9.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 92 (56.79%) SQL
2 64 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 63 (38.89%) C#
4 50 (30.86%) Java
5 11 (6.79%) C++
6 9 (5.56%) C
7 8 (4.94%) ActionScript
8 6 (3.70%) PHP
9 3 (1.85%) Ruby
10 2 (1.23%) Groovy
10 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.23%) R
10 2 (1.23%) Scala
10 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.23%) VB
10 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.62%) F#
11 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (55.56%) Degree
2 50 (30.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (8.64%) CEH
3 14 (8.64%) CISA
3 14 (8.64%) CISM
3 14 (8.64%) CISSP
4 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (42.59%) QA
2 6 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (4.94%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.62%) Perforce
2 1 (0.62%) Xamarin