Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 40 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 14.23% 12.59% 12.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.21% 14.17% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 41
Gatwick median annual salary £38,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% -14.29% +101.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,875 £63,750
West Sussex median annual salary £38,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -15.56% +12.50%

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 263 127 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 93.59% 88.81% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 232 122 279
Gatwick median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,500 £63,750
West Sussex median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 14 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 40 (100.00%) Degree
2 23 (57.50%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (55.00%) Project Planning
3 22 (55.00%) French Language
3 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 22 (55.00%) Citrix
4 17 (42.50%) German Language
5 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) Information Security
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.00%) Unix
7 6 (15.00%) C++
7 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Linux
8 5 (12.50%) EMC
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) Italian Language
8 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.00%) Centrify
9 4 (10.00%) SCOrch
9 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.00%) SCOM
9 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
9 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 4 (10.00%) MCSE

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 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (55.00%) French Language
2 17 (42.50%) German Language
3 5 (12.50%) Italian Language
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.50%) IT Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) SCCM Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.50%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) VHDL
5 1 (2.50%) CESG
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Unix
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) OpenVMS
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Solaris
4 3 (7.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Project Planning
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (17.50%) Information Security
4 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.50%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) OWASP
7 3 (7.50%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.00%) Decision-Making
8 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C++
3 4 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) AWK
4 3 (7.50%) Bourne shell
4 3 (7.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) Korn
4 3 (7.50%) Pascal
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) C
5 2 (5.00%) Delphi
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CISSP
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) CISA
3 3 (7.50%) OCA
3 3 (7.50%) OCP
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.50%) RHCE
3 3 (7.50%) RHCSA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CISM
4 2 (5.00%) MPhil
4 2 (5.00%) PhD
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CEH
5 1 (2.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.50%) GDPR
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) GlusterFS
1 3 (7.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCOM
1 4 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (7.50%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) SCSM
2 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (7.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.50%) Nessus
3 1 (2.50%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Citrix
2 5 (12.50%) EMC
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) BMC
3 4 (10.00%) Centrify
4 3 (7.50%) Brocade
4 3 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.50%) StorageTek
4 3 (7.50%) Sun
4 3 (7.50%) Veritas
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Atmel
5 2 (5.00%) Darktrace
5 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.00%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.50%) Qualys