Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 34 31
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 11.76% 6.23% 5.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.63% 20.45% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Gatwick median annual salary £28,750 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +64.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £39,600 £25,200
90th Percentile £68,000 £63,750 £57,000
West Sussex median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% +12.68%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 54 88 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 39.71% 30.45% 55.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44 88 141
Gatwick median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £21,725 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Gatwick

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Gatwick.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Gatwick

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Gatwick over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) VB
7 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (25.00%) CSS3
7 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) Ansible

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (12.50%) 3G
3 2 (12.50%) 4G
3 2 (12.50%) BGP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) DDNS
3 2 (12.50%) DSL
3 2 (12.50%) FCoE
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) ISDN
3 2 (12.50%) Junos
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) OSPF
3 2 (12.50%) TACACS
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Database Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Server Hardening
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 2 (12.50%) Network Design
6 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (18.75%) AWK
4 3 (18.75%) Bourne shell
4 3 (18.75%) Korn
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) VB6
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) RHCE
2 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCTS
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) GlusterFS
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Brocade
2 3 (18.75%) EMC
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) StorageTek
2 3 (18.75%) Sun
2 3 (18.75%) Veritas
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (6.25%) IBM