Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 73 90
Rank change year-on-year +20 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 107 78 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.37% 3.74% 2.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.90% 14.66% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 88 74 74
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -21.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 633 532 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 25.83% 25.48% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 514 475 584
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in West Sussex

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in West Sussex

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in West Sussex

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +15 37 £35,000 +55.56% 3
Burgess Hill -14 32 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Worthing +16 19 £32,500 -35.00%
Crawley +2 13 £40,000 +77.78% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea -7 1 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 107 (100.00%) Degree
2 105 (98.13%) Computer Science
3 74 (69.16%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (48.60%) Software Engineering
5 41 (38.32%) JavaScript
6 37 (34.58%) Web Development
7 34 (31.78%) Web Services
8 33 (30.84%) Java
9 28 (26.17%) C++
9 28 (26.17%) Spring
10 25 (23.36%) Hibernate
11 24 (22.43%) SQL
11 24 (22.43%) HTML
11 24 (22.43%) CSS
11 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
12 23 (21.50%) .NET
13 22 (20.56%) J2EE
13 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
14 21 (19.63%) MFC
14 21 (19.63%) Windows
14 21 (19.63%) STL
15 20 (18.69%) Scrum
15 20 (18.69%) Finance
15 20 (18.69%) Selenium
16 19 (17.76%) TDD
16 19 (17.76%) Decision-Making
17 18 (16.82%) Jasmine
17 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
17 18 (16.82%) Angular 2
17 18 (16.82%) JIRA

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 16 (14.95%) Apache
2 4 (3.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Slack
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.02%) WebEx
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.87%) DB2
5 1 (0.93%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
3 20 (18.69%) Selenium
4 18 (16.82%) Jasmine
4 18 (16.82%) JIRA
5 8 (7.48%) JUnit
6 6 (5.61%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.80%) Gradle
7 3 (2.80%) Maven
8 2 (1.87%) Ant
8 2 (1.87%) Hudson
8 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.87%) JMeter
8 2 (1.87%) jMock
8 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.87%) TestNG
8 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) French Language
3 9 (8.41%) German Language
4 8 (7.48%) Russian Language
4 8 (7.48%) Spanish Language
5 5 (4.67%) Electronics
6 3 (2.80%) Advertising
7 2 (1.87%) Automotive
7 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (52.34%) Developer
2 23 (21.50%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.63%) Software Developer
4 20 (18.69%) Graduate
5 13 (12.15%) C++ Developer
5 13 (12.15%) C++ Software Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Graduate Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Java Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Graduate Web Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Programme Manager
7 8 (7.48%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Development Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Graduate Development Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Web Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Junior
9 6 (5.61%) Junior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.78%) Web Services
2 28 (26.17%) Spring
3 25 (23.36%) Hibernate
4 24 (22.43%) CSS
4 24 (22.43%) HTML
5 23 (21.50%) .NET
6 22 (20.56%) J2EE
7 21 (19.63%) MFC
7 21 (19.63%) STL
8 18 (16.82%) Angular 2
8 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
9 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
9 17 (15.89%) jQuery
9 17 (15.89%) RESTful
10 15 (14.02%) CSS3
10 15 (14.02%) Dojo
10 15 (14.02%) HTML5
10 15 (14.02%) Node.js
10 15 (14.02%) OpenLayers
10 15 (14.02%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 105 (98.13%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.35%) PMI
3 5 (4.67%) SCADA
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.87%) Industry 4.0
4 2 (1.87%) Life Science
4 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.63%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Linux
3 5 (4.67%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (69.16%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (48.60%) Software Engineering
3 37 (34.58%) Web Development
4 20 (18.69%) Scrum
5 19 (17.76%) Decision-Making
5 19 (17.76%) TDD
6 17 (15.89%) Multithreading
7 16 (14.95%) OO
8 13 (12.15%) SOA
9 12 (11.21%) High Availability
10 11 (10.28%) RAD
10 11 (10.28%) Test Automation
11 10 (9.35%) Project Management
12 8 (7.48%) PRINCE
12 8 (7.48%) Programme Management
12 8 (7.48%) UML
12 8 (7.48%) Workflow
13 6 (5.61%) Functional Testing
14 5 (4.67%) Secure Coding
15 4 (3.74%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.32%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.84%) Java
3 28 (26.17%) C++
4 24 (22.43%) SQL
5 15 (14.02%) C#
5 15 (14.02%) TypeScript
6 7 (6.54%) C
6 7 (6.54%) Java 8
7 5 (4.67%) Embedded C
7 5 (4.67%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.74%) Python
9 2 (1.87%) COBOL
9 2 (1.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 107 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (9.35%) PMI Certification
2 10 (9.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (7.48%) Master's Degree
3 8 (7.48%) PMP
4 2 (1.87%) APMP
4 2 (1.87%) ISEB
4 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) MISRA
1 5 (4.67%) MISRA C
2 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Citrix
1 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.28%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle
4 5 (4.67%) Wonderware
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Splunk