The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 9 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 20.00% 1.59% 6.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.51% 5.56% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 2
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,802 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.08% +3.47%
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 Borehamwood region.

Miscellaneous Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 67.78% 28.57% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 16
Average salary £31,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 23 (79.31%) C
2 23 (79.31%) C++
2 23 (79.31%) LabVIEW
3 14 (48.28%) PhD
4 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
4 11 (37.93%) Physics
5 10 (34.48%) Degree
5 10 (34.48%) SDLC
6 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
6 9 (31.03%) Image Processing
6 9 (31.03%) OpenCL
6 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
6 9 (31.03%) Games
6 9 (31.03%) MATLAB
6 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.69%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) MySQL
8 5 (17.24%) ISEB
8 5 (17.24%) SOAP
8 5 (17.24%) Web Services
8 5 (17.24%) CRM
8 5 (17.24%) JMeter
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.24%) REST

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) LabVIEW
2 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
3 5 (17.24%) Appium
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 5 (17.24%) JMeter
3 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (31.03%) Games
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Software Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) C Software Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Automation Test Lead
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Leader
4 4 (13.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) OpenCL
2 5 (17.24%) Gherkin
2 5 (17.24%) REST
2 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
1 11 (37.93%) Physics
2 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 10 (34.48%) SDLC
3 9 (31.03%) Image Processing
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.24%) BDD
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
4 5 (17.24%) Usability Testing
4 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C
1 23 (79.31%) C++
2 9 (31.03%) MATLAB
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) PhD
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 5 (17.24%) ISEB
3 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
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