Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 13.33% 14.97% 13.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.36% 47.17% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 47
Gatwick median annual salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% - +73.08%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £63,000
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%

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 137 53 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 57.08% 31.74% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 113 53 122
Gatwick median annual salary £52,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.06% -28.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,500 £71,500 £62,275
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.43% +0.59%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 32 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) French Language
2 16 (50.00%) German Language
2 16 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) Citrix
2 16 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (25.00%) Information Security
4 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 7 (21.88%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) Quality Management
4 7 (21.88%) Centrify
5 6 (18.75%) EMC
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) Sun
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 4 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (12.50%) AWK
7 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
7 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.50%) Brocade
7 4 (12.50%) Korn

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 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (50.00%) French Language
1 16 (50.00%) German Language
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
1 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (12.50%) Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
1 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (12.50%) Developer
1 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
1 4 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.25%) Smartcard
4 2 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) CentOS
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Solaris
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) OpenVMS
3 3 (9.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 8 (25.00%) Information Security
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (21.88%) Quality Management
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) QMS
6 4 (12.50%) Server Hardening
6 4 (12.50%) Storage Management
6 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) AWK
3 4 (12.50%) Bourne shell
3 4 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) Korn
3 4 (12.50%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) Pascal
5 2 (6.25%) Delphi
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) OCA
2 4 (12.50%) OCP
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (12.50%) RHCE
2 4 (12.50%) RHCSA
3 3 (9.38%) CISA
3 3 (9.38%) CISM
3 3 (9.38%) CISSP
3 3 (9.38%) IISP
4 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
4 2 (6.25%) MPhil
4 2 (6.25%) PhD
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 22301
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 31000
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) GlusterFS
1 4 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (9.38%) Nessus
3 2 (6.25%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (3.13%) OSSEC
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (21.88%) Centrify
3 6 (18.75%) EMC
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Sun
4 4 (12.50%) Brocade
4 4 (12.50%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.50%) StorageTek
4 4 (12.50%) Veritas
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.38%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) McAfee
5 3 (9.38%) Qualys
5 3 (9.38%) Splunk
5 3 (9.38%) Tripwire
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft