The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 23 33
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 91 147 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.34% 11.48% 6.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.75% 30.75% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 86 145 81
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 400 478 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 36.66% 37.34% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 382 455 426
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in West Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in West Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in West Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in West Sussex

Computer Science
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -1 34 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Horsham -16 21 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Gatwick -11 9 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Worthing -29 9 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Chichester - 8 £40,000 -
Burgess Hill +15 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Haywards Heath - 3 £47,500 -
Selsey - 3 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 136 (84.47%) Degree
2 75 (46.58%) C++
3 74 (45.96%) JavaScript
4 71 (44.10%) CSS
5 64 (39.75%) SQL
6 62 (38.51%) HTML
6 62 (38.51%) Mathematics
7 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (31.06%) Software Engineering
9 49 (30.43%) C#
9 49 (30.43%) Linux
10 48 (29.81%) Java
11 46 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
12 40 (24.84%) C
13 39 (24.22%) Web Development
14 31 (19.25%) .NET
15 30 (18.63%) Visual Studio
16 25 (15.53%) Front End Development
16 25 (15.53%) TDD
16 25 (15.53%) Unix
17 24 (14.91%) OO
17 24 (14.91%) Oracle
17 24 (14.91%) SQL Server
17 24 (14.91%) Telecoms
18 23 (14.29%) Windows
18 23 (14.29%) HTML5
19 22 (13.66%) User Experience
20 21 (13.04%) Node.js
20 21 (13.04%) CSS3
21 20 (12.42%) jQuery

Computer Science
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 3 (1.86%) Apache
1 3 (1.86%) CMS
1 3 (1.86%) IIS
1 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.24%) SAS
3 1 (0.62%) Drupal
3 1 (0.62%) JBoss
3 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.62%) WildFly
3 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (6.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) GitHub
1 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) Internet
2 8 (4.97%) SAN
3 5 (3.11%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.48%) Extranet
4 4 (2.48%) Firewall
4 4 (2.48%) HTTP
5 3 (1.86%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.86%) WAN
5 3 (1.86%) Wireless
6 2 (1.24%) 3G
6 2 (1.24%) 4G
6 2 (1.24%) BGP
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.24%) DNS
6 2 (1.24%) FCoE
6 2 (1.24%) IPv6
6 2 (1.24%) Junos
6 2 (1.24%) MPLS
6 2 (1.24%) SSL
6 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.59%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.35%) GIS
5 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.48%) Star Schema
7 3 (1.86%) MySQL
8 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.24%) OLTP
8 2 (1.24%) RavenDB
8 2 (1.24%) Redis
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.24%) VLDB
9 1 (0.62%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (18.63%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.32%) gulp
3 14 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.59%) Selenium
5 7 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.35%) JIRA
6 4 (2.48%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.24%) Firebug
8 2 (1.24%) Mocha
8 2 (1.24%) NUnit
8 2 (1.24%) Toad
9 1 (0.62%) Gradle
9 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 24 (14.91%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.56%) Retail
3 10 (6.21%) French Language
3 10 (6.21%) German Language
4 6 (3.73%) Games
5 4 (2.48%) Finance
6 3 (1.86%) Marketing
7 2 (1.24%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (57.76%) Developer
2 31 (19.25%) HTML Developer
3 28 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 27 (16.77%) C++ Software Engineer
4 27 (16.77%) Web Developer
5 26 (16.15%) HTML CSS Developer
6 25 (15.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 25 (15.53%) Software Developer
7 21 (13.04%) C# Developer
8 20 (12.42%) Java Developer
9 19 (11.80%) .NET Developer
10 18 (11.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (10.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 15 (9.32%) .NET Software Developer
12 15 (9.32%) C# Software Developer
13 14 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (8.07%) Graduate
15 11 (6.83%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.10%) CSS
2 62 (38.51%) HTML
3 31 (19.25%) .NET
4 23 (14.29%) HTML5
5 21 (13.04%) CSS3
5 21 (13.04%) Node.js
6 20 (12.42%) jQuery
7 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET
8 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (9.94%) RESTful
9 14 (8.70%) Ajax
9 14 (8.70%) XML
10 13 (8.07%) J2EE
11 12 (7.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (7.45%) MFC
11 12 (7.45%) STL
12 10 (6.21%) Dojo
12 10 (6.21%) JSP
12 10 (6.21%) Servlets
13 9 (5.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.66%) User Experience
2 15 (9.32%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.07%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.35%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.24%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.24%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.24%) Fintech
9 2 (1.24%) Life Science
9 2 (1.24%) PKI
10 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.43%) Linux
2 25 (15.53%) Unix
3 23 (14.29%) Windows
4 5 (3.11%) Android
4 5 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.11%) Solaris
5 3 (1.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.51%) Mathematics
2 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (31.06%) Software Engineering
4 39 (24.22%) Web Development
5 25 (15.53%) Front End Development
5 25 (15.53%) TDD
6 24 (14.91%) OO
7 17 (10.56%) MVC
7 17 (10.56%) Unit Testing
8 16 (9.94%) Web Design
9 15 (9.32%) UML
9 15 (9.32%) Web Accessibility
10 14 (8.70%) Web Application Development
11 13 (8.07%) Multithreading
12 11 (6.83%) Multithreaded Programming
12 11 (6.83%) Test Automation
13 10 (6.21%) CRM
13 10 (6.21%) Scrum
14 9 (5.59%) Project Planning
15 8 (4.97%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 75 (46.58%) C++
2 74 (45.96%) JavaScript
3 64 (39.75%) SQL
4 49 (30.43%) C#
5 48 (29.81%) Java
6 40 (24.84%) C
7 20 (12.42%) Perl
8 18 (11.18%) PHP
9 13 (8.07%) Fortran
10 10 (6.21%) Assembly Language
11 9 (5.59%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.97%) Python
12 8 (4.97%) VB.NET
13 6 (3.73%) R
13 6 (3.73%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.86%) AWK
14 3 (1.86%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.86%) Korn
14 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (84.47%) Degree
2 46 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (8.70%) Master's Degree
4 9 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.73%) CCNA
5 6 (3.73%) MCSE
5 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.11%) CCA
6 5 (3.11%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.86%) OCA
7 3 (1.86%) OCP
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.86%) RHCE
7 3 (1.86%) RHCSA
8 2 (1.24%) CCNP
8 2 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.24%) PhD
9 1 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.62%) CISA
9 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) GlusterFS
1 5 (3.11%) MetaFrame
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (3.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (3.11%) XenApp
2 2 (1.24%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) NetBackup
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (3.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (1.86%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.62%) Ansible
4 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.62%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (14.91%) Oracle
2 14 (8.70%) Citrix
3 12 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.83%) Adobe
5 5 (3.11%) Brocade
5 5 (3.11%) EMC
5 5 (3.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.11%) StorageTek
5 5 (3.11%) Sun
5 5 (3.11%) Veritas
6 4 (2.48%) VMware
7 3 (1.86%) HP
7 3 (1.86%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.24%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco
8 2 (1.24%) F5
8 2 (1.24%) Forcepoint
8 2 (1.24%) Juniper
8 2 (1.24%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.24%) Perforce
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago