Period
to 24 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 24 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 16 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 17.96% 12.64% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.35% 14.01% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 19
Gatwick median annual salary £62,500 £38,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.34% -26.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £42,300 £37,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £64,000
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +5.63%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 278 157 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 97.89% 90.23% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 182 121 195
Gatwick median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 24 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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 37 (72.55%) Degree
2 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
3 31 (60.78%) Mathematics
4 30 (58.82%) Windows
5 28 (54.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (54.90%) Business Continuity
6 26 (50.98%) SQL
7 25 (49.02%) ITIL
8 24 (47.06%) PowerShell
9 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
9 19 (37.25%) VMware
10 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
10 18 (35.29%) Centrify
11 17 (33.33%) Public Cloud
11 17 (33.33%) DevOps
12 16 (31.37%) Linux
13 14 (27.45%) Solaris
13 14 (27.45%) Cisco
13 14 (27.45%) Oracle
13 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
13 14 (27.45%) Management Information System
13 14 (27.45%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (23.53%) ITIL V3
14 12 (23.53%) Barracuda Networks
14 12 (23.53%) PCI DSS
14 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (23.53%) Information Security
14 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
14 12 (23.53%) Architectural Design

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.61%) BPaaS
2 10 (19.61%) IaaS
2 10 (19.61%) PaaS
2 10 (19.61%) SaaS
3 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (15.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.96%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) SAN
2 7 (13.73%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) 3G
5 1 (1.96%) BGP
5 1 (1.96%) DDNS
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) DSL
5 1 (1.96%) FCoE
5 1 (1.96%) IPsec
5 1 (1.96%) ISDN
5 1 (1.96%) Junos
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) MPLS
5 1 (1.96%) NFC
5 1 (1.96%) OSPF
5 1 (1.96%) TACACS
5 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (7.84%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (15.69%) JIRA
3 7 (13.73%) SonarQube
3 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Redmine
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Back Office
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Architect
2 12 (23.53%) Azure Architect
2 12 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (21.57%) DBA
3 11 (21.57%) SQL DBA
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Server DBA
4 9 (17.65%) Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Payments Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Security Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Solaris Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (11.76%) CISSP Architect
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Data Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Data Scientist
7 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) JSON
1 10 (19.61%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) HTML5
3 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.88%) RESTful
3 3 (5.88%) SignalR
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
2 17 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 14 (27.45%) Management Information System
4 11 (21.57%) Clustering
4 11 (21.57%) Driving Licence
5 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (19.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (31.37%) Linux
4 14 (27.45%) Solaris
5 9 (17.65%) Unix
6 7 (13.73%) CentOS
6 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Mathematics
2 28 (54.90%) Business Continuity
2 28 (54.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (49.02%) ITIL
4 17 (33.33%) DevOps
5 14 (27.45%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (23.53%) Architectural Design
6 12 (23.53%) Information Security
6 12 (23.53%) ITIL V3
6 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
7 11 (21.57%) Data Migration
7 11 (21.57%) Migration
7 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
7 11 (21.57%) Proactive Monitoring
7 11 (21.57%) Quality Management
7 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
8 10 (19.61%) Cloud Operations
8 10 (19.61%) Financial Analysis
8 10 (19.61%) High Availability
8 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 24 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 11 (21.57%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.73%) AWK
4 7 (13.73%) Bourne shell
4 7 (13.73%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) Korn
4 7 (13.73%) Perl
4 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) R
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) Degree
2 11 (21.57%) CISA
2 11 (21.57%) CISM
2 11 (21.57%) CISSP
2 11 (21.57%) IISP
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (13.73%) CCSP
4 7 (13.73%) CLAS
4 7 (13.73%) CREST Certified
4 7 (13.73%) OCA
4 7 (13.73%) OCP
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (13.73%) RHCE
4 7 (13.73%) RHCSA
5 4 (7.84%) SSCP
6 2 (3.92%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 11 (21.57%) ISO 9001
2 11 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (21.57%) SLA
3 7 (13.73%) GDPR
3 7 (13.73%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (13.73%) ISO 22301
3 7 (13.73%) ISO 31000
3 7 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 7 (13.73%) NIST
3 7 (13.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
2 10 (19.61%) XenApp
3 7 (13.73%) GlusterFS
3 7 (13.73%) ISA Server
3 7 (13.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) BMC PATROL
1 11 (21.57%) IBM Guardium
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Clustering
1 11 (21.57%) Nessus
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
1 11 (21.57%) SCOM
2 10 (19.61%) vCenter Server
3 7 (13.73%) NetBackup
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 7 (13.73%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 7 (13.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (7.84%) OSSEC
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) VMware
3 18 (35.29%) Centrify
4 14 (27.45%) Cisco
4 14 (27.45%) Oracle
5 12 (23.53%) Barracuda Networks
6 11 (21.57%) ArcSight
6 11 (21.57%) BMC
6 11 (21.57%) IBM
6 11 (21.57%) McAfee
6 11 (21.57%) Qualys
6 11 (21.57%) ServiceNow
6 11 (21.57%) Splunk
6 11 (21.57%) Tripwire
7 10 (19.61%) Citrix
8 8 (15.69%) Google
9 7 (13.73%) Brocade
9 7 (13.73%) Imperva
9 7 (13.73%) Okta
9 7 (13.73%) Trend Micro