Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 26 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 12.78% 11.79% 14.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.83% 38.46% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 48
Gatwick median annual salary £38,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +16.67% +73.08%
10th Percentile £37,800 £25,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,500 £62,500
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -11.25%

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 116 65 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 64.44% 30.66% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 65 121
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) Citrix
4 9 (39.13%) Project Planning
4 9 (39.13%) French Language
4 9 (39.13%) German Language
4 9 (39.13%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Information Security
6 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 6 (26.09%) Sun
7 6 (26.09%) Quality Management
7 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (26.09%) Centrify
8 5 (21.74%) EMC
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
9 4 (17.39%) OCP
9 4 (17.39%) OCA
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (17.39%) RHCE
9 4 (17.39%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) StorageTek
9 4 (17.39%) Veritas
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
9 4 (17.39%) MVC

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 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (39.13%) French Language
1 9 (39.13%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) .NET Applications Developer
1 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
1 4 (17.39%) .NET Web Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (17.39%) C# Application Developer
1 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
1 4 (17.39%) C# Web Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
1 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Solaris Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Unix Systems Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Web Applications Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) CSS3
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) HTML5
1 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (8.70%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) CentOS
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Solaris
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Planning
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
4 6 (26.09%) Quality Management
5 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
5 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) QMS
5 4 (17.39%) Server Hardening
5 4 (17.39%) Storage Management
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) AWK
2 4 (17.39%) Bourne shell
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Korn
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
2 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Delphi
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) OCA
2 4 (17.39%) OCP
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (17.39%) RHCE
2 4 (17.39%) RHCSA
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) CREST Certified
3 2 (8.70%) IISP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
1 2 (8.70%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 22301
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 31000
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) GlusterFS
1 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (17.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 2 (8.70%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) Centrify
3 6 (26.09%) Sun
4 5 (21.74%) EMC
5 4 (17.39%) Brocade
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) StorageTek
5 4 (17.39%) Veritas
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
6 2 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) Imperva
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) Qualys
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
6 2 (8.70%) Trend Micro