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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 77 36
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -41
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 116 84 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.63% 3.73% 6.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.47% 9.17% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 101 76 135
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
861 916 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.82% 40.62% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 679 684 916
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Borehamwood +18 18 £34,000 +22.52% 1
Watford +11 16 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Hertford - 12 £32,000 - 3
Hemel Hempstead +10 11 £47,500 +26.66%
Stevenage -6 10 £30,000 +30.43%
Welwyn Garden City +14 9 £46,500 +16.25%
Bishop's Stortford -2 7 £30,000 -27.27%
Kings Langley - 4 £42,500 - 1
St Albans +27 2 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Letchworth -1 2 £42,500 -19.81%
Broxbourne - 2 £38,250 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £36,750 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 183 (69.32%) Degree
2 95 (35.98%) Java
3 87 (32.95%) Software Engineering
4 79 (29.92%) .NET
5 73 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 71 (26.89%) C++
8 66 (25.00%) C
9 64 (24.24%) C#
9 64 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 60 (22.73%) SQL
11 54 (20.45%) HTML
12 53 (20.08%) Linux
13 51 (19.32%) ASP.NET
14 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
15 48 (18.18%) JavaScript
16 44 (16.67%) CSS
16 44 (16.67%) Python
16 44 (16.67%) Physics
16 44 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (14.39%) jQuery
17 38 (14.39%) Games
17 38 (14.39%) Scrum
18 37 (14.02%) MVC
18 37 (14.02%) Finance
19 36 (13.64%) Windows
20 34 (12.88%) Tomcat
21 32 (12.12%) SDLC
22 30 (11.36%) Analytics
23 28 (10.61%) Algorithms

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 (12.88%) Tomcat
2 18 (6.82%) Apache
3 12 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 8 (3.03%) IIS
5 6 (2.27%) JBoss
6 5 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.14%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Documentum
8 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.38%) Node.js
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.79%) SaaS
4 8 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (1.89%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.89%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.92%) Firewall
1 13 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.79%) SSL
3 9 (3.41%) BIG-IP
3 9 (3.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (1.14%) BGP
4 3 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.14%) Internet
4 3 (1.14%) Junos
4 3 (1.14%) MPLS
4 3 (1.14%) OSPF
4 3 (1.14%) PBX
5 2 (0.76%) 3G
5 2 (0.76%) GPRS
5 2 (0.76%) GSM
5 2 (0.76%) NAS
5 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.20%) MySQL
4 18 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.27%) Big Data
9 6 (2.27%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.89%) HBase
10 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (9.85%) LabVIEW
2 14 (5.30%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.41%) Maven
5 6 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.89%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.89%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.89%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.89%) Subversion
7 3 (1.14%) Selenium
8 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.76%) JMeter
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.76%) Xcode
9 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.38%) JIRA
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) TestNG
9 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (14.39%) Games
2 37 (14.02%) Finance
3 24 (9.09%) Retail
4 23 (8.71%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.68%) Banking
6 13 (4.92%) Arabic Language
6 13 (4.92%) Russian Language
7 9 (3.41%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.65%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.65%) Electronics
8 7 (2.65%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.52%) Marketing
9 4 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.76%) Automotive
10 2 (0.76%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) French Language
11 1 (0.38%) German Language
11 1 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 108 (40.91%) Developer
2 58 (21.97%) Software Engineer
3 34 (12.88%) .NET Developer
4 33 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 32 (12.12%) SQL Developer
6 28 (10.61%) Graduate
7 26 (9.85%) Analyst
8 25 (9.47%) C Software Engineer
8 25 (9.47%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 25 (9.47%) C++ Software Engineer
9 23 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (7.58%) Java Developer
11 19 (7.20%) Java Engineer
12 18 (6.82%) Web Developer
13 14 (5.30%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.55%) Applications Support
14 12 (4.55%) SOC Analyst
15 11 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 10 (3.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (29.92%) .NET
2 54 (20.45%) HTML
3 51 (19.32%) ASP.NET
4 44 (16.67%) CSS
5 38 (14.39%) jQuery
6 28 (10.61%) .NET Framework
7 25 (9.47%) Web Services
8 24 (9.09%) XML
9 23 (8.71%) AngularJS
9 23 (8.71%) WCF
10 22 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (8.33%) Entity Framework
11 19 (7.20%) Spring
12 16 (6.06%) Hibernate
13 15 (5.68%) WPF
14 14 (5.30%) HTML5
15 12 (4.55%) OpenCL
15 12 (4.55%) SOAP
16 11 (4.17%) Backbone.js
16 11 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 72 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 44 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (16.67%) Physics
3 28 (10.61%) Algorithms
4 18 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.17%) User Experience
7 9 (3.41%) Clustering
7 9 (3.41%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.65%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.65%) Data Integration
9 6 (2.27%) NHS
9 6 (2.27%) Robotics
10 5 (1.89%) Life Science
11 4 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.52%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.14%) Statistics
13 2 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.08%) Linux
2 36 (13.64%) Windows
3 26 (9.85%) Android
4 25 (9.47%) Apple iOS
5 16 (6.06%) Unix
6 6 (2.27%) CoreOS
6 6 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.27%) Solaris
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.76%) AIX
8 2 (0.76%) Debian
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.38%) HPUX
9 1 (0.38%) pSOS
9 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.95%) Software Engineering
2 73 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (14.39%) Scrum
4 37 (14.02%) MVC
5 32 (12.12%) SDLC
6 30 (11.36%) Analytics
7 21 (7.95%) OO
7 21 (7.95%) Web Development
8 19 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.44%) Presales
10 15 (5.68%) High Availability
11 14 (5.30%) Information Security
11 14 (5.30%) OOP
11 14 (5.30%) Risk Analytics
12 13 (4.92%) CRM
12 13 (4.92%) Image Processing
12 13 (4.92%) Product Management
13 12 (4.55%) Incident Management
13 12 (4.55%) Problem Management
13 12 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 95 (35.98%) Java
2 71 (26.89%) C++
3 66 (25.00%) C
4 64 (24.24%) C#
5 60 (22.73%) SQL
6 48 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 44 (16.67%) Python
8 22 (8.33%) Perl
9 21 (7.95%) MATLAB
9 21 (7.95%) PHP
10 14 (5.30%) VB.NET
11 13 (4.92%) Scala
12 10 (3.79%) Bash Shell
13 9 (3.41%) Ruby
14 7 (2.65%) VB
15 5 (1.89%) Embedded C
15 5 (1.89%) Embedded C++
16 4 (1.52%) PL/SQL
17 3 (1.14%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 183 (69.32%) Degree
2 23 (8.71%) PhD
3 18 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.55%) CEH
4 12 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
4 12 (4.55%) CISM
4 12 (4.55%) CISSP
4 12 (4.55%) CRISC
4 12 (4.55%) GIAC
4 12 (4.55%) MCP
4 12 (4.55%) SANS
5 9 (3.41%) RHCE
6 3 (1.14%) CCIE
6 3 (1.14%) CCNP
6 3 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.76%) PMP
7 2 (0.76%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.41%) ISO 8583
1 9 (3.41%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.03%) QA
3 5 (1.89%) SLA
4 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.38%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.27%) Docker
3 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.14%) Ceph
4 3 (1.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (4.55%) Puppet
1 12 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (3.41%) Salt
3 5 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (1.14%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.82%) Oracle
3 12 (4.55%) AlienVault
3 12 (4.55%) LogLogic
3 12 (4.55%) LogRhythm
3 12 (4.55%) Lotus
4 11 (4.17%) IBM
5 10 (3.79%) Tableau
6 9 (3.41%) F5
6 9 (3.41%) Google
7 7 (2.65%) VMware
8 4 (1.52%) Apple
8 4 (1.52%) Aruba
8 4 (1.52%) Cisco
8 4 (1.52%) NetApp
9 3 (1.14%) Foundry
9 3 (1.14%) Juniper
9 3 (1.14%) SAP
10 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.76%) Sybase
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kings Langley
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago