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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 13 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 21.74% 3.70% 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 83.33% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £19,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -56.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £19,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £19,000 £58,700
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
12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 26.09% 14.81% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 10
Average salary £29,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.83% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £29,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Hertford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) Retail
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Drupal
8 4 (23.53%) Zend
8 4 (23.53%) CakePHP
8 4 (23.53%) YUI
8 4 (23.53%) PHP5
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
8 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
8 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
8 4 (23.53%) Node.js
8 4 (23.53%) Backbone.js
8 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) LAMP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (29.41%) Drupal
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
2 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DWDM
1 2 (11.76%) MPLS
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Moq
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Graduate
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Web Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
1 9 (52.94%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) CakePHP
2 4 (23.53%) YUI
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) Ajax
2 4 (23.53%) Backbone.js
2 4 (23.53%) LAMP
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) Swing
2 4 (23.53%) JSP
2 4 (23.53%) Servlets
2 4 (23.53%) Struts
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 3 (17.65%) Yii
3 3 (17.65%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
1 2 (11.76%) Physics
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PHP5
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Zend
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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