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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 10 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 2.63% 26.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 46.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
8 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 21.05% 57.14% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 31
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago