Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 24 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 +23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 203 195 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.63% 8.01% 5.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.28% 23.84% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 182 200 163
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £63,750 £60,400
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 744 818 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.29% 33.59% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 668 757 891
West Sussex median annual salary £43,625 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,350 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £63,750 £60,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Crawley +11 69 £31,500 -17.11% 1
Horsham -13 46 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Burgess Hill +2 44 £47,500 - 2
Gatwick -3 20 £45,000 -14.29%
Worthing -10 15 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Haywards Heath - 4 £29,500 - 1
East Grinstead +4 1 £24,500 +11.36%
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 1 £37,500 +44.23%
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 158 (77.83%) Degree
2 100 (49.26%) Software Engineering
3 91 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (44.33%) C++
5 79 (38.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 73 (35.96%) HTML
6 73 (35.96%) CSS
7 69 (33.99%) JavaScript
8 64 (31.53%) C#
9 59 (29.06%) Web Development
10 56 (27.59%) Visual Studio
11 54 (26.60%) SQL
12 49 (24.14%) Java
13 46 (22.66%) HTML5
14 44 (21.67%) Windows
15 43 (21.18%) Linux
16 42 (20.69%) Oracle
17 41 (20.20%) UML
17 41 (20.20%) TDD
18 37 (18.23%) SQL Server
19 36 (17.73%) Node.js
20 35 (17.24%) AngularJS
20 35 (17.24%) jQuery
21 32 (15.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 32 (15.76%) STL
21 32 (15.76%) MFC
22 31 (15.27%) Unix
22 31 (15.27%) CSS3
23 27 (13.30%) Relational Database
24 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (3.45%) Apache
2 5 (2.46%) nginx
3 2 (0.99%) IIS
3 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (4.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.40%) npm
2 9 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.97%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.97%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.36%) Internet
2 8 (3.94%) SAN
3 5 (2.46%) Firewall
4 4 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.48%) LAN
5 3 (1.48%) WAN
5 3 (1.48%) WebEx
6 2 (0.99%) 3G
6 2 (0.99%) BGP
6 2 (0.99%) DDNS
6 2 (0.99%) DHCP
6 2 (0.99%) DNS
6 2 (0.99%) DSL
6 2 (0.99%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.99%) IPv6
6 2 (0.99%) ISDN
6 2 (0.99%) MPLS
6 2 (0.99%) OSPF
6 2 (0.99%) SSL
6 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.23%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.30%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.40%) Data Mining
3 13 (6.40%) GIS
3 13 (6.40%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.45%) RavenDB
4 7 (3.45%) Redis
4 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.46%) MySQL
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.49%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 56 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.39%) Selenium
3 13 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.40%) gulp
4 12 (5.91%) JIRA
5 11 (5.42%) Jasmine
6 7 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.45%) JUnit
6 7 (3.45%) Maven
6 7 (3.45%) Mocha
7 4 (1.97%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.49%) Gradle
8 1 (0.49%) Grunt
General
1 13 (6.40%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.91%) French Language
2 12 (5.91%) Games
3 11 (5.42%) Finance
4 9 (4.43%) German Language
5 4 (1.97%) Billing
5 4 (1.97%) Retail
6 3 (1.48%) Electronics
6 3 (1.48%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.48%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (39.90%) Developer
2 49 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 41 (20.20%) Web Developer
4 40 (19.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 39 (19.21%) Graduate
6 30 (14.78%) HTML Developer
7 29 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
8 27 (13.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 26 (12.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 25 (12.32%) Software Developer
11 21 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (10.34%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 20 (9.85%) Graduate Developer
13 19 (9.36%) JavaScript Developer
14 16 (7.88%) .NET Developer
15 14 (6.90%) C# Developer
16 12 (5.91%) Junior
17 11 (5.42%) Development Engineer
17 11 (5.42%) Junior Developer
17 11 (5.42%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (35.96%) CSS
1 73 (35.96%) HTML
2 46 (22.66%) HTML5
3 36 (17.73%) Node.js
4 35 (17.24%) AngularJS
4 35 (17.24%) jQuery
5 32 (15.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 32 (15.76%) MFC
5 32 (15.76%) STL
6 31 (15.27%) CSS3
7 24 (11.82%) .NET
8 21 (10.34%) XML
9 19 (9.36%) RESTful
10 16 (7.88%) Ajax
10 16 (7.88%) JSP
11 15 (7.39%) Dojo
12 14 (6.90%) Web Services
13 13 (6.40%) OpenLayers
14 12 (5.91%) J2EE
15 11 (5.42%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.88%) Algorithms
3 13 (6.40%) User Experience
4 12 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (5.42%) Fintech
6 10 (4.93%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.94%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.46%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.48%) Blog
12 2 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (21.67%) Windows
2 43 (21.18%) Linux
3 31 (15.27%) Unix
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.97%) CentOS
5 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.97%) Solaris
6 3 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.99%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (49.26%) Software Engineering
2 91 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (29.06%) Web Development
4 41 (20.20%) TDD
4 41 (20.20%) UML
5 25 (12.32%) Mathematics
5 25 (12.32%) MVC
6 21 (10.34%) CRM
6 21 (10.34%) OO
7 20 (9.85%) Web Design
8 19 (9.36%) Front End Development
9 17 (8.37%) Test Automation
10 16 (7.88%) SDLC
11 14 (6.90%) Analytics
11 14 (6.90%) Data Analytics
11 14 (6.90%) Scrum
12 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.91%) Data Modelling
13 12 (5.91%) Presales
13 12 (5.91%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 90 (44.33%) C++
2 69 (33.99%) JavaScript
3 64 (31.53%) C#
4 54 (26.60%) SQL
5 49 (24.14%) Java
6 25 (12.32%) C
7 20 (9.85%) PHP
8 18 (8.87%) PL/SQL
8 18 (8.87%) TypeScript
9 16 (7.88%) Perl
10 12 (5.91%) R
11 10 (4.93%) Shell Script
12 9 (4.43%) VB
12 9 (4.43%) VB.NET
13 8 (3.94%) Groovy
14 6 (2.96%) Fortran
15 4 (1.97%) AWK
15 4 (1.97%) Bourne shell
15 4 (1.97%) Korn
16 3 (1.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 158 (77.83%) Degree
2 79 (38.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.43%) Master's Degree
4 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.45%) MCSE
6 5 (2.46%) CCA
6 5 (2.46%) CCNA
6 5 (2.46%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.97%) RHCE
7 4 (1.97%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.48%) PhD
9 2 (0.99%) CCIE
9 2 (0.99%) CCNP
9 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.49%) MCTS
10 1 (0.49%) OCA
10 1 (0.49%) OCP
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.91%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.45%) Docker
4 6 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.46%) MetaFrame
5 5 (2.46%) XenApp
6 4 (1.97%) GlusterFS
6 4 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (1.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (1.48%) Ansible
3 2 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (20.69%) Oracle
2 18 (8.87%) VMware
3 17 (8.37%) Citrix
4 9 (4.43%) Adobe
5 7 (3.45%) AppDynamics
5 7 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.45%) Perforce
5 7 (3.45%) Splunk
6 5 (2.46%) Zend
7 4 (1.97%) Brocade
7 4 (1.97%) EMC
7 4 (1.97%) HP
7 4 (1.97%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.97%) StorageTek
7 4 (1.97%) Sun
7 4 (1.97%) Veritas
8 3 (1.48%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (0.99%) F5
9 2 (0.99%) Palo Alto