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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 112 198 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.83% 7.90% 4.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.95% 20.86% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 91 161 111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
803 949 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.66% 37.85% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 623 780 777
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £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 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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City +5 18 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Hemel Hempstead -14 17 £40,750 +48.18% 3
Watford -25 17 £42,500 +6.25%
Stevenage +10 13 £23,500 -47.77% 1
Rickmansworth - 10 £33,000 -
St Albans -21 4 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Letchworth +8 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Potters Bar - 2 £60,000 -
Welwyn - 2 £24,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +11 1 £42,000 +60.00% 2
Hertford 0 1 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Borehamwood -1 1 £27,500 -
Royston -9 1 - -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 188 (85.45%) Degree
2 94 (42.73%) SQL
3 81 (36.82%) Java
4 71 (32.27%) Linux
5 70 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 59 (26.82%) Microsoft
7 56 (25.45%) JavaScript
7 56 (25.45%) .NET
8 54 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (22.73%) C++
9 50 (22.73%) UNIX
10 49 (22.27%) OO
10 49 (22.27%) XML
11 45 (20.45%) HTML
11 45 (20.45%) MS Excel
12 44 (20.00%) C#
12 44 (20.00%) Finance
13 43 (19.55%) C
13 43 (19.55%) Python
14 42 (19.09%) SQL Server
14 42 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
15 40 (18.18%) SOAP
16 38 (17.27%) Web Services
17 36 (16.36%) MVC
18 35 (15.91%) QA
18 35 (15.91%) Git (software)
19 34 (15.45%) Relational Database
20 33 (15.00%) Banking
21 32 (14.55%) CSS
22 31 (14.09%) TDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 18 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.73%) SAS
6 5 (2.27%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.36%) Confluence
7 3 (1.36%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.91%) Apache
8 2 (0.91%) IIS
8 2 (0.91%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.45%) Node.js
9 1 (0.45%) Drupal
9 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 45 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.27%) MS Office
3 14 (6.36%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.18%) MS Project
6 6 (2.73%) SPSS
7 5 (2.27%) CPLEX
7 5 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (2.27%) AutoCAD
8 3 (1.36%) Mingle
9 2 (0.91%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.55%) SaaS
2 4 (1.82%) Dropbox
2 4 (1.82%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.18%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.36%) Internet
3 10 (4.55%) IPv4
4 5 (2.27%) Wireless
5 2 (0.91%) SMTP
5 2 (0.91%) DNS
5 2 (0.91%) RFID
5 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.91%) IMAP
6 1 (0.45%) Junos
6 1 (0.45%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.45%) HSRP
6 1 (0.45%) Multicast
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.45%) xDSL
6 1 (0.45%) NAS
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.45%) VPLS
6 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.45%) Relational Database
3 23 (10.45%) MySQL
4 18 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.64%) MS Access
8 7 (3.18%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.18%) Big Data
9 6 (2.73%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.73%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.73%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.27%) Informix
11 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.36%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.45%) Maven
3 20 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 19 (8.64%) Subversion
5 15 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 15 (6.82%) JUnit
6 10 (4.55%) SoapUI
7 9 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (4.09%) CruiseControl
7 9 (4.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.36%) MSTest
8 3 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.36%) Selenium
8 3 (1.36%) NUnit
9 2 (0.91%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.91%) TestLink
9 2 (0.91%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (20.00%) Finance
2 33 (15.00%) Banking
3 20 (9.09%) Retail
4 15 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.36%) Back Office
6 11 (5.00%) Electronics
7 10 (4.55%) Financial Institution
8 8 (3.64%) Manufacturing
9 7 (3.18%) Russian Language
9 7 (3.18%) Arabic Language
10 6 (2.73%) Advertising
10 6 (2.73%) Games
11 5 (2.27%) French Language
11 5 (2.27%) German Language
11 5 (2.27%) Polish Language
11 5 (2.27%) Spanish Language
12 3 (1.36%) Marketing
13 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.91%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 110 (50.00%) Developer
2 53 (24.09%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.45%) Software Developer
4 29 (13.18%) Analyst
4 29 (13.18%) Software Engineer
5 27 (12.27%) Graduate
6 21 (9.55%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 17 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (7.27%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (6.82%) C# Developer
11 14 (6.36%) Graduate Developer
12 13 (5.91%) Junior
13 12 (5.45%) Junior Developer
13 12 (5.45%) Technical Specialist
14 11 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
14 11 (5.00%) C++ Developer
15 9 (4.09%) Graduate Software Developer
15 9 (4.09%) Applications Support
15 9 (4.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (25.45%) .NET
2 49 (22.27%) XML
3 45 (20.45%) HTML
4 40 (18.18%) SOAP
5 38 (17.27%) Web Services
6 32 (14.55%) CSS
7 26 (11.82%) JDBC
7 26 (11.82%) ASP.NET
7 26 (11.82%) Hibernate
7 26 (11.82%) Spring
8 23 (10.45%) XSD
8 23 (10.45%) JAXB
9 21 (9.55%) jQuery
9 21 (9.55%) RESTful
10 18 (8.18%) JSP
11 16 (7.27%) .NET Framework
11 16 (7.27%) WCF
12 15 (6.82%) Struts
13 14 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (5.91%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (12.27%) Mathematics
3 22 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 19 (8.64%) Management Information System
5 18 (8.18%) Physics
6 14 (6.36%) Client/Server
7 13 (5.91%) EFT
8 11 (5.00%) Visualisation
9 9 (4.09%) Informatics
10 7 (3.18%) User Experience
11 6 (2.73%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (2.73%) Statistics
12 5 (2.27%) Digital Media
12 5 (2.27%) Chemistry
12 5 (2.27%) Psychology
12 5 (2.27%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (2.27%) Neural Network
12 5 (2.27%) Economics
13 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 71 (32.27%) Linux
2 50 (22.73%) UNIX
3 28 (12.73%) Windows
4 16 (7.27%) AIX
5 15 (6.82%) HPUX
6 10 (4.55%) Solaris
7 8 (3.64%) Android
7 8 (3.64%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.91%) Debian
9 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 49 (22.27%) OO
3 42 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.36%) MVC
5 31 (14.09%) TDD
6 27 (12.27%) E-Commerce
7 26 (11.82%) Scrum
8 23 (10.45%) Project Management
9 22 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 14 (6.36%) OOD
10 14 (6.36%) User Stories
11 13 (5.91%) Business Development
11 13 (5.91%) Domain-Driven Design
12 12 (5.45%) Test Automation
12 12 (5.45%) MVVM
13 11 (5.00%) Analytics
13 11 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (4.55%) SOA
15 9 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 94 (42.73%) SQL
2 81 (36.82%) Java
3 56 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 50 (22.73%) C++
5 44 (20.00%) C#
6 43 (19.55%) C
6 43 (19.55%) Python
7 20 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.36%) PHP
9 10 (4.55%) XPath
10 8 (3.64%) Ruby
11 6 (2.73%) R
12 5 (2.27%) Clojure
12 5 (2.27%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.27%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.82%) Perl
13 4 (1.82%) Scala
14 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.91%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 188 (85.45%) Degree
2 14 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.55%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.73%) PhD
6 3 (1.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.36%) ISEB
7 2 (0.91%) HND
8 1 (0.45%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.45%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CCIE
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.91%) QA
2 13 (5.91%) ISO 8583
3 5 (2.27%) ISO 14001
3 5 (2.27%) ISO 9002
4 2 (0.91%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.91%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 23 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.55%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.45%) Ceph
3 1 (0.45%) KVM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 59 (26.82%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.82%) VMware
3 19 (8.64%) Oracle
4 5 (2.27%) Allen-Bradley
4 5 (2.27%) T-Plan
4 5 (2.27%) Siemens
5 4 (1.82%) Cisco
5 4 (1.82%) Google
6 3 (1.36%) Meraki
6 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.36%) Citrix
7 2 (0.91%) NetApp
7 2 (0.91%) Zend
8 1 (0.45%) F5
8 1 (0.45%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.45%) Juniper
8 1 (0.45%) CA
8 1 (0.45%) HP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £32000 per annum + circa. £32k doe
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus, 33 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + Depending on Experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Green Access PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago