The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 150 113 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.54% 5.62% 5.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.66% 15.17% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 142 92 134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
804 745 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.06% 37.06% 33.34%
Number of salaries quoted 675 592 785
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +9 23 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Watford -25 19 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 15 £37,500 -21.05%
Welwyn Garden City +16 10 £27,500 -21.42%
Hertford +3 9 £30,000 +57.89% 2
Cheshunt - 7 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 5 £37,500 - 2
Bishop's Stortford +2 4 £31,250 +38.88%
Borehamwood -2 4 £25,250 -15.83% 1
Hitchin - 2 £60,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £21,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £22,500 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 257 (87.41%) Degree
2 139 (47.28%) Software Engineering
3 129 (43.88%) Java
4 121 (41.16%) Linux
5 108 (36.73%) C#
6 104 (35.37%) UNIX
7 97 (32.99%) OO
8 96 (32.65%) C++
9 87 (29.59%) Python
10 84 (28.57%) C
11 71 (24.15%) Multithreading
12 66 (22.45%) Oracle
13 63 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (19.05%) SQL
14 56 (19.05%) Relational Database
15 53 (18.03%) .NET
15 53 (18.03%) HTML
16 51 (17.35%) Mathematics
17 48 (16.33%) JavaScript
18 47 (15.99%) SQL Server
19 44 (14.97%) Finance
20 39 (13.27%) ASP.NET
21 38 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
22 37 (12.59%) Analytics
23 36 (12.24%) MySQL
23 36 (12.24%) RDBMS
24 33 (11.22%) PHP
25 32 (10.88%) CSS
26 31 (10.54%) Banking
27 29 (9.86%) Windows

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 25 (8.50%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.44%) GlassFish
3 14 (4.76%) Apache
4 13 (4.42%) SAS
5 6 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.36%) Drupal
6 4 (1.36%) Node.js
6 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.68%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.34%) Documentum
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.36%) Mingle
3 4 (1.36%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.72%) Magento
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.68%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.70%) Google App Engine
1 5 (1.70%) SaaS
1 5 (1.70%) PaaS
2 4 (1.36%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.16%) Internet
2 11 (3.74%) Wireless
3 9 (3.06%) MPLS
3 9 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (2.38%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.04%) 3GPP
5 6 (2.04%) WLAN
5 6 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.70%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (1.70%) OSPF
6 5 (1.70%) HTTP
6 5 (1.70%) Junos
7 4 (1.36%) DWDM
7 4 (1.36%) BGP
8 3 (1.02%) Firewall
8 3 (1.02%) DNS
8 3 (1.02%) DHCP
8 3 (1.02%) PBX
8 3 (1.02%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 47 (15.99%) SQL Server
3 36 (12.24%) MySQL
3 36 (12.24%) RDBMS
4 28 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 27 (9.18%) NoSQL
6 21 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 21 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (5.44%) BigTable
8 15 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.40%) Informix
9 10 (3.40%) Oracle Database
9 10 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (3.06%) QlikView
11 7 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (8.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.76%) Subversion
4 11 (3.74%) Maven
5 8 (2.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (2.72%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.72%) NUnit
6 7 (2.38%) CruiseControl
6 7 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.36%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.36%) MSTest
7 4 (1.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.02%) Selenium
8 3 (1.02%) Moq
9 2 (0.68%) Mockito
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.34%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.34%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 44 (14.97%) Finance
2 31 (10.54%) Banking
3 26 (8.84%) Games
4 14 (4.76%) Marketing
4 14 (4.76%) Retail
5 8 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.70%) Billing
7 4 (1.36%) Advertising
7 4 (1.36%) Electronics
8 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 163 (55.44%) Developer
2 59 (20.07%) Software Engineer
3 55 (18.71%) Software Developer
3 55 (18.71%) Java Developer
4 40 (13.61%) Java Software Engineer
5 33 (11.22%) Analyst
6 28 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 25 (8.50%) Graduate
7 25 (8.50%) Senior Developer
8 22 (7.48%) Programmer
8 22 (7.48%) Junior
9 21 (7.14%) C++ Developer
10 18 (6.12%) Junior Developer
10 18 (6.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 17 (5.78%) Java Software Developer
12 15 (5.10%) Network Engineer
13 14 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (4.42%) Architect
14 13 (4.42%) Data Analyst
15 12 (4.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.03%) HTML
1 53 (18.03%) .NET
2 39 (13.27%) ASP.NET
3 32 (10.88%) CSS
4 22 (7.48%) HTML5
5 19 (6.46%) jQuery
5 19 (6.46%) .NET Framework
6 16 (5.44%) XML
7 15 (5.10%) Web Services
8 12 (4.08%) LAMP
8 12 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.74%) REST
9 11 (3.74%) WCF
9 11 (3.74%) JSP
9 11 (3.74%) Swing
10 10 (3.40%) J2EE
10 10 (3.40%) NHibernate
11 9 (3.06%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (17.35%) Mathematics
3 24 (8.16%) Physics
4 21 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (5.44%) Open Source
6 15 (5.10%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.74%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.06%) Data Integration
9 6 (2.04%) Statistics
10 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.02%) Kindle
10 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.68%) User Experience
11 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.68%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.68%) Replication
11 2 (0.68%) Clustering
12 1 (0.34%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 121 (41.16%) Linux
2 104 (35.37%) UNIX
3 29 (9.86%) Windows
4 28 (9.52%) AIX
5 26 (8.84%) HPUX
6 23 (7.82%) Android
7 22 (7.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.70%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.68%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.68%) Debian
9 2 (0.68%) OpenBSD
9 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (47.28%) Software Engineering
2 97 (32.99%) OO
3 71 (24.15%) Multithreading
4 38 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (12.59%) Analytics
6 26 (8.84%) MVC
7 25 (8.50%) SOA
8 20 (6.80%) Web Development
9 19 (6.46%) Scrum
10 16 (5.44%) TDD
11 14 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (4.42%) Operations Research
12 13 (4.42%) Business Analytics
13 12 (4.08%) E-Commerce
14 10 (3.40%) Software Architecture
14 10 (3.40%) MVVM
15 8 (2.72%) CRM
15 8 (2.72%) Web Application Development
16 7 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
16 7 (2.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (43.88%) Java
2 108 (36.73%) C#
3 96 (32.65%) C++
4 87 (29.59%) Python
5 84 (28.57%) C
6 56 (19.05%) SQL
7 48 (16.33%) JavaScript
8 33 (11.22%) PHP
9 25 (8.50%) Shell Script
10 16 (5.44%) Objective-C
10 16 (5.44%) Scala
11 11 (3.74%) Perl
12 9 (3.06%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.72%) VB
14 6 (2.04%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.70%) Ruby
15 5 (1.70%) Groovy
16 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.36%) PHP5
17 3 (1.02%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 257 (87.41%) Degree
2 17 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (4.42%) CCNP
3 13 (4.42%) CCNA
4 10 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.04%) MBA
6 4 (1.36%) CCIE
6 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.02%) MCITP
7 3 (1.02%) MCSE
7 3 (1.02%) PhD
7 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ACCA
8 1 (0.34%) ISEB
8 1 (0.34%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.16%) QA
2 6 (2.04%) COBIT
3 4 (1.36%) SLA
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.70%) KVM
2 3 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (22.45%) Oracle
2 23 (7.82%) Google
3 21 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.78%) Cisco
5 12 (4.08%) HP
5 12 (4.08%) Zend
6 9 (3.06%) Tableau
6 9 (3.06%) Actuate
7 8 (2.72%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.04%) Juniper
9 5 (1.70%) JBoss
9 5 (1.70%) Foundry
9 5 (1.70%) Aruba
10 4 (1.36%) SAP
11 3 (1.02%) Dell
11 3 (1.02%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.68%) VMware
12 2 (0.68%) NetApp
12 2 (0.68%) Sage
12 2 (0.68%) Percona
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + great career prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Borehamwood
Required IT
Salary: £18,000 - £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very competitive upon experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago