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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 24 53 63
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 136 53 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.05% 4.58% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.91% 4.83% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 24
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £39,375 £29,938 £38,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £49,375
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.80% +3.95%
75th Percentile £66,450 £53,438 £52,656
90th Percentile £82,950 £72,500 £70,125
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -2.22%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,373 1,097 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.35% 94.81% 92.90%
Number of salaries quoted 670 742 755
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £61,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,875
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.19% +1.75%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in West Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Computer Science in West Sussex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in West Sussex over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Horsham +29 64 £75,000 +138.10%
Burgess Hill +21 17 £120,000 +84.62%
Gatwick -7 16 £72,500 +11.54%
Crawley -12 10 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Worthing +4 8 £42,500 -10.53%
Arundel - 4 £50,000 -
Hassocks - 2 £85,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £40,000 - 1
Billingshurst - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 127 (93.38%) Degree
2 82 (60.29%) Software Engineering
2 82 (60.29%) Social Skills
3 76 (55.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 70 (51.47%) C#
5 58 (42.65%) Agile
6 57 (41.91%) .NET
6 57 (41.91%) Virtual Team
7 49 (36.03%) QA
8 46 (33.82%) MVC
9 43 (31.62%) HTML
9 43 (31.62%) CSS
9 43 (31.62%) Mathematics
10 41 (30.15%) Mentoring
11 40 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
11 40 (29.41%) ANSYS
11 40 (29.41%) Bloomberg
12 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
13 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET
14 35 (25.74%) Clean Code
15 33 (24.26%) .NET Framework
16 32 (23.53%) Information Management
16 32 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (20.59%) C++
18 27 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
19 26 (19.12%) Java
19 26 (19.12%) JavaScript
20 25 (18.38%) Scrum
21 24 (17.65%) Finance
21 24 (17.65%) WPF

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 5 (3.68%) Confluence
1 5 (3.68%) SAS
1 5 (3.68%) WordPress
2 1 (0.74%) Apache
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Azure
2 7 (5.15%) GitHub
3 6 (4.41%) GCP
3 6 (4.41%) OpenShift
4 5 (3.68%) AWS
4 5 (3.68%) IaaS
4 5 (3.68%) PaaS
5 4 (2.94%) Power Platform
5 4 (2.94%) Slack
6 3 (2.21%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (2.21%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (2.21%) Azure Monitor
6 3 (2.21%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.21%) Serverless
7 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.74%) Azure AKS
8 1 (0.74%) Route 53
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) Wireless
2 4 (2.94%) SD-WAN
2 4 (2.94%) WAN
3 2 (1.47%) 5G
3 2 (1.47%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.47%) DNS
3 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.47%) HTTP
3 2 (1.47%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.47%) LAN
3 2 (1.47%) Modbus
3 2 (1.47%) MQTT
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.47%) WLAN
3 2 (1.47%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) Couchbase
3 4 (2.94%) MySQL
4 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Power BI
6 1 (0.74%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.74%) QlikView
6 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.35%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.41%) JIRA
5 5 (3.68%) Gradle
5 5 (3.68%) Spinnaker
6 3 (2.21%) Maven
7 2 (1.47%) webpack
8 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
General
1 82 (60.29%) Social Skills
2 24 (17.65%) Finance
3 19 (13.97%) Marketing
4 13 (9.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (7.35%) Electronics
5 10 (7.35%) Retail
6 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (2.94%) Billing
8 4 (2.94%) Legal
9 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.47%) Law
10 2 (1.47%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.74%) Automotive
11 1 (0.74%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 49 (36.03%) Software Engineer
2 28 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
3 24 (17.65%) Developer
4 21 (15.44%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 16 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 16 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 13 (9.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (41.91%) .NET
2 43 (31.62%) CSS
2 43 (31.62%) HTML
3 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 33 (24.26%) .NET Framework
5 32 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (17.65%) WPF
7 14 (10.29%) LINQ
8 13 (9.56%) React
9 11 (8.09%) Spring Boot
10 10 (7.35%) COM
10 10 (7.35%) REST
11 7 (5.15%) Spring
11 7 (5.15%) Swagger
12 6 (4.41%) XML
13 5 (3.68%) Middleware
13 5 (3.68%) Redux
14 4 (2.94%) Jest
14 4 (2.94%) OpenGL
14 4 (2.94%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 57 (41.91%) Virtual Team
2 13 (9.56%) Cloud Native
2 13 (9.56%) User Experience
3 8 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
4 7 (5.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.41%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.41%) Life Science
6 5 (3.68%) Biotechnology
7 4 (2.94%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.21%) IoT
8 3 (2.21%) Robotics
9 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.47%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.47%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.74%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Linux
2 11 (8.09%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (7.35%) VMS
3 10 (7.35%) Windows
4 6 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.94%) Android
6 2 (1.47%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.29%) Software Engineering
2 58 (42.65%) Agile
3 46 (33.82%) MVC
4 43 (31.62%) Mathematics
5 41 (30.15%) Mentoring
6 40 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
7 35 (25.74%) Clean Code
8 32 (23.53%) Information Management
9 27 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (18.38%) Scrum
11 21 (15.44%) Test Automation
12 20 (14.71%) Unit Testing
13 17 (12.50%) Analytics
13 17 (12.50%) Software Testing
14 16 (11.76%) CI/CD
14 16 (11.76%) Full Stack Development
14 16 (11.76%) Multithreading
15 15 (11.03%) DevOps
16 14 (10.29%) MVVM
17 11 (8.09%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 70 (51.47%) C#
2 28 (20.59%) C++
3 26 (19.12%) Java
3 26 (19.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.88%) SQL
5 7 (5.15%) Kotlin
6 6 (4.41%) PHP
7 5 (3.68%) Go
7 5 (3.68%) Python
8 4 (2.94%) COBOL
8 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.21%) R
9 3 (2.21%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.47%) C
10 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 127 (93.38%) Degree
2 76 (55.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.41%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.21%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.74%) CISA
6 1 (0.74%) CISM
6 1 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.74%) CRISC
6 1 (0.74%) CSPO
6 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.74%) PMP
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (36.03%) QA
2 5 (3.68%) CDISC
3 4 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) Docker
2 5 (3.68%) etcd
3 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.47%) Istio
2 2 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (29.41%) ANSYS
1 40 (29.41%) Bloomberg
2 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.88%) Google
4 5 (3.68%) Okta
5 4 (2.94%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.94%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.21%) Databricks
7 2 (1.47%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.47%) Cisco
7 2 (1.47%) Citrix
7 2 (1.47%) Palantir
7 2 (1.47%) QNX
7 2 (1.47%) VMware
8 1 (0.74%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle
8 1 (0.74%) Progress