The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 3 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 14.29% 11.11% 22.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 33.33% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -53.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bishop's Stortford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 71.43% 33.33% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 23
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bishop's Stortford region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Computer Science
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Swing
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Server Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Server Support
2 3 (37.50%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Swing
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
1 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP