The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 4 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 35.48% 16.36% 3.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 84.62% 64.29% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 1
Average salary £28,750 £24,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Hertford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 41.94% 25.45% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 10
Average salary £26,250 £24,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Hertford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Hertford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 25 (89.29%) Degree
2 16 (57.14%) MVC
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 15 (53.57%) CSS
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) HTML5
4 12 (42.86%) Drupal
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) PHP
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) MySQL
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) OO
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 7 (25.00%) Physics
8 7 (25.00%) User Stories
9 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
9 5 (17.86%) Node.js
9 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
9 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
9 5 (17.86%) Zend
9 5 (17.86%) CakePHP
9 5 (17.86%) YUI

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) Drupal
2 5 (17.86%) Node.js
3 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.29%) JBoss
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.14%) DWDM
1 2 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) Moq
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Web Developer
2 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Graduate
4 7 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Graduate Web Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Junior
7 3 (10.71%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
1 15 (53.57%) CSS
1 15 (53.57%) HTML5
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.86%) CakePHP
4 5 (17.86%) YUI
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) Ajax
4 5 (17.86%) LAMP
4 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
5 4 (14.29%) J2EE
5 4 (14.29%) JSP
5 4 (14.29%) Servlets
5 4 (14.29%) Struts
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (14.29%) XSLT
5 4 (14.29%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (25.00%) Physics
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) MVC
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) User Stories
6 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (10.71%) OOD
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 12 (42.86%) PHP
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PHP5
5 4 (14.29%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (89.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Zend
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
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