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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 4 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 33.33% 16.67% 6.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 63.64% 50.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
11 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 52.38% 33.33% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 14
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £44,100
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 24 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 29 April 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%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Swing
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
1 7 (87.50%) WinForms
1 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle