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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 159 116 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.81% 5.94% 5.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.44% 15.78% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 150 92 122
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
818 735 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.05% 37.63% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 686 581 799
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,250
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 2 October 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 2 October 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
St Albans +2 24 £40,000 +60.00% 4
Watford -19 21 £40,000 - 1
Hertford +3 16 £30,000 +22.44% 3
Welwyn Garden City +12 13 £27,500 -21.42%
Hemel Hempstead -4 13 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cheshunt - 8 £50,000 - 1
Stevenage - 8 £35,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +3 4 £31,250 +38.88%
Hitchin - 4 £43,250 - 1
Borehamwood -3 3 £23,000 -23.33%
Hoddesdon -3 2 £21,500 -21.81%
Letchworth - 2 £22,500 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 250 (88.03%) Degree
2 134 (47.18%) Software Engineering
3 116 (40.85%) Java
4 115 (40.49%) Linux
5 108 (38.03%) C#
6 95 (33.45%) UNIX
7 94 (33.10%) OO
8 87 (30.63%) C++
9 82 (28.87%) Python
10 79 (27.82%) C
11 67 (23.59%) Algorithms
12 66 (23.24%) Multithreading
13 64 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (19.72%) .NET
15 55 (19.37%) HTML
15 55 (19.37%) Oracle
16 54 (19.01%) SQL
17 49 (17.25%) JavaScript
17 49 (17.25%) SQL Server
18 47 (16.55%) Relational Database
19 46 (16.20%) ASP.NET
20 45 (15.85%) Mathematics
21 41 (14.44%) MySQL
21 41 (14.44%) Finance
22 38 (13.38%) CSS
22 38 (13.38%) PHP
23 35 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
24 32 (11.27%) RDBMS
25 30 (10.56%) Windows
25 30 (10.56%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 26 (9.15%) Tomcat
2 18 (6.34%) GlassFish
3 14 (4.93%) Apache
4 13 (4.58%) SAS
5 8 (2.82%) Drupal
6 5 (1.76%) Node.js
6 5 (1.76%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.76%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.70%) CMS
9 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 26 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) Mingle
3 3 (1.06%) MS Office
4 2 (0.70%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.82%) Magento
2 3 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.70%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.76%) Google App Engine
1 5 (1.76%) SaaS
1 5 (1.76%) PaaS
2 4 (1.41%) Google Apps
2 4 (1.41%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.69%) Internet
2 11 (3.87%) Wireless
3 9 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (2.46%) MPLS
5 6 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.11%) 3GPP
5 6 (2.11%) WLAN
6 5 (1.76%) HTTP
7 4 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (1.41%) OSPF
7 4 (1.41%) Junos
8 3 (1.06%) DWDM
8 3 (1.06%) BGP
8 3 (1.06%) DNS
8 3 (1.06%) DHCP
9 2 (0.70%) LDAP
9 2 (0.70%) PBX
9 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 47 (16.55%) Relational Database
3 41 (14.44%) MySQL
4 32 (11.27%) RDBMS
5 30 (10.56%) NoSQL
6 24 (8.45%) Hadoop
7 23 (8.10%) MongoDB
7 23 (8.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (6.34%) BigTable
9 11 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.11%) Informix
11 6 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.76%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.76%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.41%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (1.41%) RavenDB
13 4 (1.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 26 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.39%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.63%) Subversion
4 9 (3.17%) Maven
4 9 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (2.82%) NUnit
5 8 (2.82%) CruiseControl
5 8 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.41%) Selenium
7 4 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.41%) MSTest
7 4 (1.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.06%) Moq
9 2 (0.70%) Mockito
9 2 (0.70%) Ant
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.35%) Robolectric
10 1 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 41 (14.44%) Finance
2 27 (9.51%) Banking
3 25 (8.80%) Games
4 13 (4.58%) Marketing
4 13 (4.58%) Retail
5 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.76%) Billing
7 4 (1.41%) Advertising
7 4 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.06%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (57.75%) Developer
2 62 (21.83%) Software Developer
3 58 (20.42%) Software Engineer
4 53 (18.66%) Java Developer
5 36 (12.68%) Java Software Engineer
6 33 (11.62%) Analyst
7 28 (9.86%) Graduate
7 28 (9.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 21 (7.39%) Junior
9 20 (7.04%) Junior Developer
10 19 (6.69%) C++ Developer
10 19 (6.69%) Senior Developer
10 19 (6.69%) Java Software Developer
11 17 (5.99%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 17 (5.99%) Programmer
12 15 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (4.93%) Graduate Developer
14 13 (4.58%) Network Engineer
14 13 (4.58%) C# Developer
14 13 (4.58%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.72%) .NET
2 55 (19.37%) HTML
3 46 (16.20%) ASP.NET
4 38 (13.38%) CSS
5 26 (9.15%) HTML5
6 21 (7.39%) jQuery
7 20 (7.04%) .NET Framework
8 17 (5.99%) XML
9 15 (5.28%) AngularJS
10 14 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (4.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (4.58%) Web Services
11 13 (4.58%) LAMP
12 12 (4.23%) REST
12 12 (4.23%) WCF
13 11 (3.87%) NHibernate
14 10 (3.52%) Swing
14 10 (3.52%) Backbone.js
15 9 (3.17%) Hibernate
15 9 (3.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 67 (23.59%) Algorithms
2 64 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (15.85%) Mathematics
4 23 (8.10%) Artificial Intelligence
5 19 (6.69%) Physics
6 16 (5.63%) Open Source
7 15 (5.28%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.11%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.76%) Statistics
9 5 (1.76%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.76%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.41%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.41%) User Experience
11 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.06%) FMCG
11 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.70%) Replication
12 2 (0.70%) Clustering
12 2 (0.70%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 115 (40.49%) Linux
2 95 (33.45%) UNIX
3 30 (10.56%) Windows
4 25 (8.80%) AIX
4 25 (8.80%) Android
5 24 (8.45%) Apple iOS
6 22 (7.75%) HPUX
7 5 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.06%) FreeBSD
8 3 (1.06%) Debian
8 3 (1.06%) OpenBSD
8 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (47.18%) Software Engineering
2 94 (33.10%) OO
3 66 (23.24%) Multithreading
4 35 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.56%) MVC
6 28 (9.86%) Analytics
7 22 (7.75%) SOA
8 21 (7.39%) Web Development
9 15 (5.28%) TDD
10 13 (4.58%) Scrum
10 13 (4.58%) Operations Research
10 13 (4.58%) Business Analytics
11 11 (3.87%) Web Application Development
11 11 (3.87%) Software Architecture
12 10 (3.52%) MVVM
13 9 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.17%) OOD
13 9 (3.17%) E-Commerce
14 8 (2.82%) E-business
14 8 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (40.85%) Java
2 108 (38.03%) C#
3 87 (30.63%) C++
4 82 (28.87%) Python
5 79 (27.82%) C
6 54 (19.01%) SQL
7 49 (17.25%) JavaScript
8 38 (13.38%) PHP
9 22 (7.75%) Shell Script
10 18 (6.34%) Objective-C
10 18 (6.34%) Scala
11 9 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.17%) Perl
12 8 (2.82%) VB
13 5 (1.76%) Ruby
13 5 (1.76%) PHP5
13 5 (1.76%) Groovy
14 4 (1.41%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.06%) VB6
15 3 (1.06%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 250 (88.03%) Degree
2 15 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.23%) CCNP
3 12 (4.23%) CCNA
4 9 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.76%) ISEB
6 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (1.06%) MCSE
7 3 (1.06%) PhD
7 3 (1.06%) CCIE
7 3 (1.06%) MCITP
7 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.70%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.35%) ACCA
9 1 (0.35%) MBA
9 1 (0.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.86%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.06%) WCAG
2 3 (1.06%) COBIT
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) KVM
2 3 (1.06%) Ceph
2 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (19.37%) Oracle
2 22 (7.75%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.04%) Google
4 14 (4.93%) Cisco
5 13 (4.58%) Zend
6 12 (4.23%) HP
7 5 (1.76%) JBoss
7 5 (1.76%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.41%) SAP
8 4 (1.41%) Foundry
8 4 (1.41%) Aruba
8 4 (1.41%) Tableau
8 4 (1.41%) Juniper
8 4 (1.41%) Actuate
9 3 (1.06%) NetApp
9 3 (1.06%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.70%) Sage
10 2 (0.70%) Percona
10 2 (0.70%) Dell
11 1 (0.35%) Avaya
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + be- training, progression, pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + great career prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very competitive salary + good benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Royston
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago