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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 54 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 89 136 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.60% 5.72% 5.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.45% 13.68% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 83 123 123
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
777 994 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.13% 41.84% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 648 814 794
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Watford -1 19 £52,500 +40.00%
Hertford 0 16 £25,250 -62.59%
Borehamwood +8 15 £40,000 +42.85% 1
St Albans +20 12 £37,500 +44.23% 3
Letchworth -6 7 £42,500 +68.31%
Stevenage -12 6 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Welwyn Garden City -9 2 £34,250 -27.89%
Hemel Hempstead -4 1 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 140 (67.96%) Degree
2 80 (38.83%) Software Engineering
3 70 (33.98%) .NET
4 67 (32.52%) Java
5 57 (27.67%) SQL
6 54 (26.21%) C#
7 52 (25.24%) C++
7 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
8 49 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (23.30%) Microsoft
10 46 (22.33%) ASP.NET
11 44 (21.36%) Mathematics
12 42 (20.39%) C
13 41 (19.90%) Physics
14 40 (19.42%) Web Development
15 37 (17.96%) MVC
15 37 (17.96%) HTML
16 36 (17.48%) Finance
16 36 (17.48%) jQuery
17 35 (16.99%) SDLC
17 35 (16.99%) JavaScript
18 34 (16.50%) Oracle
19 32 (15.53%) Telecoms
19 32 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (15.05%) LabVIEW
21 29 (14.08%) Windows
22 28 (13.59%) Linux
22 28 (13.59%) CSS
23 26 (12.62%) .NET Framework
24 25 (12.14%) WCF

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 15 (7.28%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.80%) Apache
3 9 (4.37%) IBM Notes
4 5 (2.43%) IIS
4 5 (2.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.97%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.49%) Documentum
7 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.34%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.88%) SaaS
2 7 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.28%) Firewall
2 10 (4.85%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.37%) BIG-IP
3 9 (4.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (4.37%) SSL
4 6 (2.91%) DNS
5 4 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.49%) DHCP
7 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.49%) RS-232
7 1 (0.49%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.31%) MySQL
3 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.83%) MS Access
4 12 (5.83%) Power BI
4 12 (5.83%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (5.34%) SAP BW
6 9 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.49%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (15.05%) LabVIEW
2 24 (11.65%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.37%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.40%) NUnit
5 7 (3.40%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.97%) Selenium
6 2 (0.97%) Subversion
6 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.49%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.49%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.49%) MSTest
7 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (17.48%) Finance
2 32 (15.53%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.28%) Aerospace
3 15 (7.28%) Games
4 14 (6.80%) Retail
5 10 (4.85%) Automotive
5 10 (4.85%) Electronics
6 9 (4.37%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.91%) Banking
7 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Military
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.49%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 109 (52.91%) Developer
2 38 (18.45%) Software Engineer
3 28 (13.59%) Graduate
4 26 (12.62%) .NET Developer
5 25 (12.14%) Java Developer
6 24 (11.65%) C# Developer
7 22 (10.68%) C Software Engineer
7 22 (10.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (10.68%) C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (10.68%) Web Developer
8 20 (9.71%) Analyst
8 20 (9.71%) Graduate Developer
9 18 (8.74%) Software Developer
10 15 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (5.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 12 (5.83%) Microsoft Developer
12 11 (5.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.34%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.98%) .NET
2 46 (22.33%) ASP.NET
3 37 (17.96%) HTML
4 36 (17.48%) jQuery
5 28 (13.59%) CSS
6 26 (12.62%) .NET Framework
7 25 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (12.14%) HTML5
7 25 (12.14%) WCF
8 23 (11.17%) Web Services
9 22 (10.68%) AngularJS
10 21 (10.19%) REST
11 20 (9.71%) Entity Framework
12 18 (8.74%) SOAP
13 16 (7.77%) CSS3
14 15 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (7.28%) OpenCL
15 13 (6.31%) J2EE
15 13 (6.31%) MDX
16 11 (5.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.36%) Mathematics
2 41 (19.90%) Physics
3 32 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (10.68%) Management Information System
5 18 (8.74%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
7 9 (4.37%) Clustering
8 8 (3.88%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.43%) Economics
9 5 (2.43%) Life Science
10 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.94%) Fintech
11 2 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.97%) NHS
11 2 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.97%) Statistics
11 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.97%) User Experience
12 1 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.08%) Windows
2 28 (13.59%) Linux
3 7 (3.40%) Unix
4 6 (2.91%) Android
5 5 (2.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.83%) Software Engineering
2 49 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (19.42%) Web Development
4 37 (17.96%) MVC
5 35 (16.99%) SDLC
6 25 (12.14%) Analytics
6 25 (12.14%) Image Processing
7 20 (9.71%) OO
7 20 (9.71%) Scrum
8 18 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (8.74%) OOD
9 14 (6.80%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.31%) ETL
10 13 (6.31%) SIEM
10 13 (6.31%) Time Management
10 13 (6.31%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.83%) Database Tuning
11 12 (5.83%) ETL Development
11 12 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (5.34%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.52%) Java
2 57 (27.67%) SQL
3 54 (26.21%) C#
4 52 (25.24%) C++
5 42 (20.39%) C
6 35 (16.99%) JavaScript
7 21 (10.19%) MATLAB
8 20 (9.71%) Python
9 13 (6.31%) Perl
9 13 (6.31%) PowerShell
9 13 (6.31%) T-SQL
10 12 (5.83%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.83%) VBA
11 10 (4.85%) PHP
12 9 (4.37%) Bash Shell
12 9 (4.37%) Ruby
13 8 (3.88%) PL/SQL
14 7 (3.40%) VB
15 4 (1.94%) Ada
15 4 (1.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 140 (67.96%) Degree
2 19 (9.22%) SC Cleared
2 19 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.34%) PhD
4 10 (4.85%) CEH
4 10 (4.85%) CISSP
4 10 (4.85%) GIAC
4 10 (4.85%) MCP
5 9 (4.37%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (4.37%) CISM
5 9 (4.37%) CRISC
5 9 (4.37%) PMP
5 9 (4.37%) RHCE
5 9 (4.37%) SANS
6 2 (0.97%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) GCIH
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) ISO 8583
1 9 (4.37%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.43%) SLA
3 3 (1.46%) MISRA
3 3 (1.46%) QA
4 2 (0.97%) SEPA
5 1 (0.49%) Def Stans
System Software
1 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (4.37%) Puppet
1 9 (4.37%) Salt
1 9 (4.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.49%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 48 (23.30%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.50%) Oracle
3 19 (9.22%) IBM
4 12 (5.83%) Cognos
4 12 (5.83%) SAP
5 9 (4.37%) AlienVault
5 9 (4.37%) F5
5 9 (4.37%) LogLogic
5 9 (4.37%) LogRhythm
5 9 (4.37%) Lotus
6 5 (2.43%) VMware
7 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.97%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.97%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.49%) EMC
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.49%) Vignette
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago