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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 33 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 147 164 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.62% 6.31% 7.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.47% 15.65% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 141 122 134
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
755 1048 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.99% 40.32% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 614 779 724
Median salary £43,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +12 42 £51,500 +14.44% 6
Borehamwood +12 38 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Watford +7 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 16 £41,250 -22.31% 3
Hertford +2 13 £32,500 +1.56%
Welwyn Garden City +4 12 £41,250 -13.15%
Cheshunt - 10 £25,000 -
Broxbourne - 6 £28,000 -
St Albans -4 4 £53,750 +31.09% 2
Hoddesdon -2 3 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Letchworth -10 2 £43,750 -30.00%
Stevenage -21 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £55,000 -
Harpenden - 1 £55,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 231 (80.77%) Degree
2 119 (41.61%) Software Engineering
3 117 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (36.01%) C#
5 96 (33.57%) JavaScript
6 91 (31.82%) SQL
7 88 (30.77%) CSS
8 85 (29.72%) HTML
9 83 (29.02%) .NET
10 80 (27.97%) C++
11 75 (26.22%) Java
11 75 (26.22%) AngularJS
12 74 (25.87%) OO
12 74 (25.87%) OOD
13 69 (24.13%) MVC
14 65 (22.73%) ASP.NET
15 58 (20.28%) NUnit
15 58 (20.28%) Web Development
16 56 (19.58%) Mathematics
17 53 (18.53%) Oracle
17 53 (18.53%) Windows
18 52 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
20 47 (16.43%) Physics
20 47 (16.43%) SOA
21 46 (16.08%) Microsoft
21 46 (16.08%) jQuery
21 46 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
21 46 (16.08%) User Experience

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (11.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 34 (11.89%) SharePoint
2 32 (11.19%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (3.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.10%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.40%) Simulink
4 2 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.70%) InDesign
4 2 (0.70%) MS Office
5 1 (0.35%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 48 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (11.89%) Office 365
3 18 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.45%) Internet
2 6 (2.10%) DNS
2 6 (2.10%) Firewall
3 3 (1.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.05%) HTTP
3 3 (1.05%) SSL
3 3 (1.05%) Wireless
4 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.59%) MySQL
3 13 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.80%) Power BI
6 8 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.10%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.10%) MS Access
8 6 (2.10%) SAP BW
8 6 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.75%) DTS
9 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.40%) OLAP
10 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 58 (20.28%) NUnit
2 45 (15.73%) Subversion
3 41 (14.34%) Selenium
4 40 (13.99%) MSTest
5 36 (12.59%) Git (software)
6 35 (12.24%) LabVIEW
7 33 (11.54%) Jasmine
8 32 (11.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 31 (10.84%) TeamCity
10 28 (9.79%) Visual Studio
11 15 (5.24%) Moq
12 12 (4.20%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (2.45%) JIRA
13 7 (2.45%) Rhino Mocks
14 6 (2.10%) Axure RP
14 6 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.75%) Jenkins
16 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 3 (1.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (13.64%) Advertising
2 38 (13.29%) Telecoms
3 25 (8.74%) Games
3 25 (8.74%) Retail
4 23 (8.04%) Finance
5 11 (3.85%) Electronics
6 10 (3.50%) Banking
7 7 (2.45%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.45%) Automotive
8 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.40%) Billing
10 3 (1.05%) Military
10 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.70%) Local Government
11 2 (0.70%) Marketing
11 2 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 174 (60.84%) Developer
2 35 (12.24%) .NET Developer
3 34 (11.89%) Graduate
4 32 (11.19%) Java Developer
4 32 (11.19%) Software Engineer
5 31 (10.84%) Software Developer
6 30 (10.49%) Senior Developer
7 28 (9.79%) Web Developer
8 26 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (9.09%) Project Manager
9 25 (8.74%) C# Developer
10 19 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (6.29%) Analyst
12 17 (5.94%) Agile Project Manager
12 17 (5.94%) C++ Developer
12 17 (5.94%) Junior
13 16 (5.59%) C++ Software Developer
13 16 (5.59%) Junior Developer
14 15 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (30.77%) CSS
2 85 (29.72%) HTML
3 83 (29.02%) .NET
4 75 (26.22%) AngularJS
5 65 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 52 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 46 (16.08%) jQuery
8 45 (15.73%) Node.js
9 42 (14.69%) HTML5
10 39 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 38 (13.29%) CSS3
11 38 (13.29%) KnockoutJS
12 34 (11.89%) Middleware
13 25 (8.74%) Web Services
14 22 (7.69%) PhoneGap
15 20 (6.99%) Ajax
16 19 (6.64%) .NET Framework
16 19 (6.64%) JSON
17 16 (5.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.08%) User Experience
2 42 (14.69%) Mobile App
3 36 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.34%) Algorithms
5 20 (6.99%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.90%) Robotics
7 10 (3.50%) Fat Client
7 10 (3.50%) Thin Client
8 8 (2.80%) EPoS
8 8 (2.80%) Fintech
9 6 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.10%) FMCG
10 5 (1.75%) SCADA
11 3 (1.05%) Life Science
11 3 (1.05%) Smart Home
11 3 (1.05%) Social Media
12 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.70%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.53%) Windows
2 43 (15.03%) Linux
3 11 (3.85%) Android
3 11 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.85%) Unix
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (41.61%) Software Engineering
2 117 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (25.87%) OO
3 74 (25.87%) OOD
4 69 (24.13%) MVC
5 58 (20.28%) Web Development
6 56 (19.58%) Mathematics
7 47 (16.43%) Physics
7 47 (16.43%) SOA
8 46 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (15.73%) SDLC
10 41 (14.34%) Scrum
11 39 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
12 38 (13.29%) DevOps
13 36 (12.59%) SOLID
14 35 (12.24%) Automated Testing
15 34 (11.89%) ITIL
15 34 (11.89%) Translating Business Requirements
16 32 (11.19%) Refactoring
17 31 (10.84%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (36.01%) C#
2 96 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 91 (31.82%) SQL
4 80 (27.97%) C++
5 75 (26.22%) Java
6 33 (11.54%) C
7 24 (8.39%) PHP
8 15 (5.24%) MATLAB
9 14 (4.90%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.50%) Assembly Language
11 10 (3.50%) Python
11 10 (3.50%) Ruby
12 9 (3.15%) Perl
12 9 (3.15%) TypeScript
13 7 (2.45%) VBA
14 5 (1.75%) F#
15 4 (1.40%) Ada
15 4 (1.40%) R
16 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 231 (80.77%) Degree
2 22 (7.69%) PhD
3 17 (5.94%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.85%) MCP
5 10 (3.50%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.75%) Postgraduate
6 5 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.05%) ISEB
7 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.20%) SLA
2 6 (2.10%) PMO
2 6 (2.10%) QA
3 4 (1.40%) MISRA
4 3 (1.05%) GxP
5 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.35%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.10%) Docker
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (8.39%) Puppet
2 5 (1.75%) Kibana
2 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Grafana
3 1 (0.35%) Graphite
3 1 (0.35%) Packer
3 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (18.53%) Oracle
2 46 (16.08%) Microsoft
3 35 (12.24%) Xamarin
4 29 (10.14%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (10.14%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.80%) IBM
6 6 (2.10%) Cognos
6 6 (2.10%) Google
6 6 (2.10%) SAP
7 2 (0.70%) Adobe
7 2 (0.70%) EMC
7 2 (0.70%) Xerox
7 2 (0.70%) XMPie
8 1 (0.35%) VMware
8 1 (0.35%) Zend
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £35k to £45k + 20% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + h/care + gym + contrib pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield (Head Office)
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield (Head Office)
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago