The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 112 118 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.50% 5.57% 5.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.98% 19.77% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 102 93 137
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
701 597 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.14% 28.19% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 576 465 609
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £62,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Watford -35 15 £40,000 -
Cheshunt - 13 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +17 12 £44,000 -9.74%
Hemel Hempstead -8 10 £45,000 +38.46%
St Albans +5 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Borehamwood 0 7 £27,500 -
Hertford - 6 £47,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -2 3 £45,000 +100.00%
Tring - 2 £25,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 -
Royston - 1 £27,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (83.44%) Degree
2 144 (46.75%) Java
3 120 (38.96%) Software Engineering
4 116 (37.66%) Linux
5 98 (31.82%) UNIX
6 88 (28.57%) Oracle
7 87 (28.25%) C#
7 87 (28.25%) C++
8 84 (27.27%) OO
9 78 (25.32%) Python
10 76 (24.68%) C
11 72 (23.38%) Mathematics
12 67 (21.75%) SQL
13 66 (21.43%) HTML
14 64 (20.78%) Relational Database
15 59 (19.16%) Multithreading
16 55 (17.86%) Finance
17 48 (15.58%) JavaScript
18 44 (14.29%) RDBMS
19 42 (13.64%) .NET
20 41 (13.31%) Analytics
21 40 (12.99%) Banking
22 38 (12.34%) PHP
23 36 (11.69%) SQL Server
24 35 (11.36%) MySQL
25 34 (11.04%) Physics
26 31 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
26 31 (10.06%) AIX
27 30 (9.74%) HPUX
28 29 (9.42%) Shell Script

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.19%) Apache
3 13 (4.22%) SAS
4 8 (2.60%) GlassFish
5 7 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.62%) Drupal
7 4 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.65%) Documentum
9 2 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.65%) CMS
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.65%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.95%) MS Office
2 6 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Magento
2 3 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.65%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) Google App Engine
1 5 (1.62%) SaaS
1 5 (1.62%) PaaS
2 4 (1.30%) Responsys
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.09%) Internet
2 11 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (3.57%) Wireless
3 7 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (2.27%) MPLS
3 7 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 7 (2.27%) 3GPP
3 7 (2.27%) WLAN
4 5 (1.62%) HTTP
5 4 (1.30%) OSPF
5 4 (1.30%) SMS
5 4 (1.30%) DHCP
5 4 (1.30%) DNS
5 4 (1.30%) Firewall
5 4 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (1.30%) Junos
5 4 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.97%) BGP
6 3 (0.97%) DWDM
7 2 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (20.78%) Relational Database
2 44 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 36 (11.69%) SQL Server
4 35 (11.36%) MySQL
5 25 (8.12%) Hadoop
6 22 (7.14%) Informix
7 19 (6.17%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (4.55%) Oracle Database
9 13 (4.22%) Crystal Reports
9 13 (4.22%) MongoDB
9 13 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (3.57%) Big Data
11 9 (2.92%) QlikView
11 9 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.60%) BigTable
13 7 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (6.17%) Eclipse
1 19 (6.17%) Maven
2 14 (4.55%) Subversion
3 12 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.92%) Selenium
5 6 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.30%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.30%) NUnit
7 4 (1.30%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.65%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.65%) Moq
8 2 (0.65%) Ant
9 1 (0.32%) JUnit
9 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.32%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 55 (17.86%) Finance
2 40 (12.99%) Banking
3 23 (7.47%) Retail
4 21 (6.82%) Games
5 18 (5.84%) Marketing
6 8 (2.60%) Advertising
7 6 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.62%) Billing
9 3 (0.97%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 151 (49.03%) Developer
2 60 (19.48%) Java Developer
3 41 (13.31%) Software Engineer
4 36 (11.69%) Analyst
5 34 (11.04%) Software Developer
6 33 (10.71%) Java Software Engineer
7 31 (10.06%) Programmer
8 28 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 28 (9.09%) Graduate
9 26 (8.44%) Architect
10 21 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (5.84%) C++ Developer
11 18 (5.84%) Junior
12 17 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (5.52%) Graduate Developer
12 17 (5.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 15 (4.87%) Web Developer
13 15 (4.87%) Network Engineer
14 13 (4.22%) Data Analyst
14 13 (4.22%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.43%) HTML
2 42 (13.64%) .NET
3 26 (8.44%) CSS
4 25 (8.12%) Web Services
5 20 (6.49%) ASP.NET
6 19 (6.17%) XML
6 19 (6.17%) JSP
7 17 (5.52%) J2EE
7 17 (5.52%) Swing
7 17 (5.52%) Spring
8 16 (5.19%) Struts
9 15 (4.87%) Hibernate
9 15 (4.87%) HTML5
10 11 (3.57%) jQuery
10 11 (3.57%) Middleware
11 9 (2.92%) Velocity
11 9 (2.92%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.60%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.60%) LAMP
13 7 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (23.38%) Mathematics
2 34 (11.04%) Physics
3 19 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.84%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.22%) Open Source
6 11 (3.57%) Kindle
7 10 (3.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (2.92%) Data Integration
9 8 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (2.27%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.95%) Statistics
12 4 (1.30%) Social Media
13 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.97%) Replication
13 3 (0.97%) Clustering
14 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.65%) Informatics
14 2 (0.65%) Robotics
14 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 116 (37.66%) Linux
2 98 (31.82%) UNIX
3 31 (10.06%) AIX
4 30 (9.74%) HPUX
5 20 (6.49%) Windows
6 15 (4.87%) Android
6 15 (4.87%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (38.96%) Software Engineering
2 84 (27.27%) OO
3 59 (19.16%) Multithreading
4 41 (13.31%) Analytics
5 31 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (7.47%) Scrum
7 19 (6.17%) Web Development
8 18 (5.84%) MVC
9 17 (5.52%) SOA
10 16 (5.19%) CRM
11 14 (4.55%) TDD
12 13 (4.22%) Project Management
12 13 (4.22%) Operations Research
12 13 (4.22%) Business Analytics
13 12 (3.90%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.57%) OOD
14 11 (3.57%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.57%) UML
14 11 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 144 (46.75%) Java
2 87 (28.25%) C#
2 87 (28.25%) C++
3 78 (25.32%) Python
4 76 (24.68%) C
5 67 (21.75%) SQL
6 48 (15.58%) JavaScript
7 38 (12.34%) PHP
8 29 (9.42%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.17%) Perl
10 15 (4.87%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.60%) Scala
12 7 (2.27%) VB
13 5 (1.62%) Ruby
13 5 (1.62%) Groovy
14 4 (1.30%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.30%) VBScript
14 4 (1.30%) VB6
15 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 257 (83.44%) Degree
2 16 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (4.22%) CCNA
4 12 (3.90%) CCNP
5 9 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.95%) MBA
7 5 (1.62%) PhD
8 3 (0.97%) CCIE
8 3 (0.97%) MCSE
8 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.97%) MCITP
8 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.65%) PMP
10 1 (0.32%) EnCE
10 1 (0.32%) ACCA
10 1 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.32%) GIAC
10 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.12%) QA
2 14 (4.55%) COBIT
3 11 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.62%) SLA
5 4 (1.30%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (1.30%) KVM
2 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.32%) Samba
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 88 (28.57%) Oracle
2 19 (6.17%) Google
3 18 (5.84%) Cisco
4 16 (5.19%) Business Objects
4 16 (5.19%) HP
5 9 (2.92%) Actuate
5 9 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.92%) Tableau
6 8 (2.60%) Zend
7 6 (1.95%) Juniper
8 5 (1.62%) SAP
8 5 (1.62%) JBoss
9 4 (1.30%) Foundry
9 4 (1.30%) Aruba
10 3 (0.97%) Percona
11 2 (0.65%) Sage
11 2 (0.65%) McAfee
11 2 (0.65%) IBM
12 1 (0.32%) Adobe
12 1 (0.32%) Sybase
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