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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 12 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 17.48% 18.18% 28.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.14% 100.00% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 10
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
56 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 54.37% 18.18% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 48 4 17
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (100.00%) C
1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) LabVIEW
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 19 (79.17%) PhD
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
5 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (41.67%) SDLC
6 10 (41.67%) Signal Processing
6 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
6 10 (41.67%) Physics
7 5 (20.83%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.67%) ISEB
9 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.17%) Python
9 1 (4.17%) C#
9 1 (4.17%) Black-Box Testing

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) C Software Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 10 (41.67%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (41.67%) Signal Processing
2 10 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) PhD
2 14 (58.33%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA