Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 86 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 -34 +39
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 76 59 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.73% 2.50% 5.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.08% 9.37% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 166
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £30,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £65,000 £60,875
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +9.59%

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 504 630 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.74% 26.66% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 448 576 564
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,750 £58,750
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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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
Burgess Hill -1 50 £47,500 - 2
Horsham -17 15 £22,500 -35.71%
Crawley +18 13 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Worthing -12 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 76 (100.00%) Degree
1 76 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (76.32%) Software Engineering
4 50 (65.79%) C++
5 47 (61.84%) Visual Studio
5 47 (61.84%) TDD
6 46 (60.53%) C#
7 39 (51.32%) MFC
7 39 (51.32%) STL
7 39 (51.32%) Windows
7 39 (51.32%) UML
7 39 (51.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 22 (28.95%) Web Development
8 22 (28.95%) CSS
8 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 22 (28.95%) HTML
9 19 (25.00%) jQuery
9 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 18 (23.68%) Java
11 15 (19.74%) TypeScript
11 15 (19.74%) HTML5
11 15 (19.74%) Node.js
12 12 (15.79%) Selenium
12 12 (15.79%) Internet
13 11 (14.47%) Web Services
13 11 (14.47%) OO
13 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
14 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
14 10 (13.16%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) OpenShift
1 4 (5.26%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Internet
2 3 (3.95%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.21%) Redis
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (61.84%) Visual Studio
2 12 (15.79%) Selenium
3 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.53%) Jasmine
3 8 (10.53%) JIRA
4 7 (9.21%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.21%) JUnit
4 7 (9.21%) Maven
4 7 (9.21%) Mocha
5 4 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Billing
3 3 (3.95%) Electronics
3 3 (3.95%) French Language
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Software Engineer
2 42 (55.26%) C++ Software Engineer
3 31 (40.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 30 (39.47%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Graduate
6 8 (10.53%) Development Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Web Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Graduate Web Developer
7 7 (9.21%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (9.21%) HTML Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Java Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Graduate Development Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (51.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 39 (51.32%) MFC
1 39 (51.32%) STL
2 22 (28.95%) CSS
2 22 (28.95%) HTML
3 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 19 (25.00%) jQuery
4 15 (19.74%) HTML5
4 15 (19.74%) Node.js
5 11 (14.47%) Web Services
6 8 (10.53%) Angular 2
6 8 (10.53%) CSS3
6 8 (10.53%) Dojo
6 8 (10.53%) LESS
6 8 (10.53%) OpenLayers
6 8 (10.53%) Sass
7 7 (9.21%) Ajax
7 7 (9.21%) JPA
7 7 (9.21%) Spring
7 7 (9.21%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 76 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Unix
3 6 (7.89%) Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (76.32%) Software Engineering
3 47 (61.84%) TDD
4 39 (51.32%) UML
5 22 (28.95%) Web Development
6 11 (14.47%) OO
6 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.21%) AOP
7 7 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.21%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (9.21%) High Availability
7 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.21%) Microservices
7 7 (9.21%) MVC
7 7 (9.21%) RAD
7 7 (9.21%) Visualisation
8 4 (5.26%) Analytical Thinking
8 4 (5.26%) Functional Programming
8 4 (5.26%) SDLC
8 4 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (65.79%) C++
2 46 (60.53%) C#
3 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.68%) Java
5 15 (19.74%) TypeScript
6 10 (13.16%) SQL
7 7 (9.21%) Groovy
8 3 (3.95%) C
8 3 (3.95%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.63%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) CCA
2 3 (3.95%) CCNA
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.95%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.95%) MCSE
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Docker
2 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.95%) MetaFrame
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) AppDynamics
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle
1 7 (9.21%) Splunk
2 6 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) VMware