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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 11 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 7.14% 2.78% 31.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 10.00% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £25,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
14 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 50.00% 27.78% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 22
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Akka
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Robotics
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Akka
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree