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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 54 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 143 117 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.32% 5.10% 7.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.05% 12.59% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 102 94 160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
950 929 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.02% 40.46% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 717 715 929
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Borehamwood +9 18 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 15 £47,500 +16.56% 1
Stevenage -1 13 £40,000 +70.21%
Watford +3 12 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Hertford +2 8 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 7 £46,500 +16.25% 1
Bishop's Stortford -1 7 £30,000 -28.57% 1
Kings Langley - 3 £45,000 - 2
Broxbourne - 2 £38,250 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £36,750 -
St Albans +19 1 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Potters Bar 0 1 £66,500 +10.83% 1
Knebworth - 1 £37,500 -
Tring - 1 £44,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 199 (73.70%) Degree
2 100 (37.04%) Java
3 85 (31.48%) Software Engineering
4 80 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (28.89%) C++
6 74 (27.41%) C
6 74 (27.41%) Mathematics
7 71 (26.30%) .NET
8 60 (22.22%) C#
8 60 (22.22%) Linux
9 59 (21.85%) SQL Server
10 55 (20.37%) SQL
11 54 (20.00%) HTML
12 47 (17.41%) JavaScript
12 47 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 45 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 44 (16.30%) Physics
15 43 (15.93%) Python
16 42 (15.56%) CSS
17 40 (14.81%) Scrum
18 38 (14.07%) Finance
19 37 (13.70%) Web Services
20 36 (13.33%) Tomcat
20 36 (13.33%) Windows
20 36 (13.33%) MVC
20 36 (13.33%) jQuery
21 35 (12.96%) Apple iOS
21 35 (12.96%) Games
22 33 (12.22%) SDLC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.44%) Apache
3 10 (3.70%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.59%) JBoss
5 5 (1.85%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.85%) IIS
6 3 (1.11%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.11%) SugarCRM
7 2 (0.74%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.37%) Documentum
8 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.37%) Node.js
8 1 (0.37%) SAS
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.70%) MS Office
3 3 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.96%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.96%) SaaS
4 5 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (1.85%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.85%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.81%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.07%) Firewall
3 7 (2.59%) SSL
4 6 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 6 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (1.48%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (1.48%) BGP
5 4 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (1.48%) Internet
5 4 (1.48%) Junos
5 4 (1.48%) MPLS
5 4 (1.48%) OSPF
5 4 (1.48%) PBX
6 3 (1.11%) 3G
6 3 (1.11%) GPRS
6 3 (1.11%) GSM
7 2 (0.74%) NAS
7 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.37%) Wireless
8 1 (0.37%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 23 (8.52%) MySQL
4 17 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.70%) Big Data
8 10 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.59%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.22%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.22%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.85%) HBase
11 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 23 (8.52%) LabVIEW
2 14 (5.19%) Maven
3 13 (4.81%) Selenium
4 11 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.07%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.70%) Mercurial
6 9 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.59%) JMeter
8 5 (1.85%) Appium
8 5 (1.85%) HP UFT
8 5 (1.85%) JIRA
8 5 (1.85%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.85%) Subversion
8 5 (1.85%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.74%) JUnit
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.74%) Xcode
10 1 (0.37%) TestNG
General
1 38 (14.07%) Finance
2 35 (12.96%) Games
3 25 (9.26%) Retail
4 20 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 19 (7.04%) Banking
6 16 (5.93%) Arabic Language
6 16 (5.93%) Russian Language
7 6 (2.22%) Electronics
7 6 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.48%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.48%) Marketing
8 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Military
10 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (39.63%) Developer
2 65 (24.07%) Software Engineer
3 32 (11.85%) .NET Developer
3 32 (11.85%) C# Developer
4 31 (11.48%) SQL Developer
5 27 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 26 (9.63%) Java Developer
7 25 (9.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 25 (9.26%) Graduate
8 23 (8.52%) C Software Engineer
8 23 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (8.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 22 (8.15%) Analyst
10 13 (4.81%) Programmer
11 12 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (4.07%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.70%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.30%) .NET
2 54 (20.00%) HTML
3 45 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 42 (15.56%) CSS
5 37 (13.70%) Web Services
6 36 (13.33%) jQuery
7 28 (10.37%) XML
8 26 (9.63%) Spring
9 22 (8.15%) .NET Framework
10 19 (7.04%) Hibernate
10 19 (7.04%) SOAP
10 19 (7.04%) WCF
11 17 (6.30%) AngularJS
11 17 (6.30%) WPF
12 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (5.93%) Entity Framework
12 16 (5.93%) REST
13 11 (4.07%) Backbone.js
14 10 (3.70%) LESS
14 10 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 74 (27.41%) Mathematics
2 47 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (16.30%) Physics
4 25 (9.26%) Algorithms
5 19 (7.04%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.07%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.07%) User Experience
7 7 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.59%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.59%) Robotics
8 6 (2.22%) Clustering
8 6 (2.22%) NHS
9 4 (1.48%) Fintech
9 4 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.11%) Statistics
11 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.74%) Life Science
11 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.22%) Linux
2 36 (13.33%) Windows
3 35 (12.96%) Apple iOS
4 32 (11.85%) Android
5 18 (6.67%) Unix
6 10 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (2.22%) AIX
7 6 (2.22%) CoreOS
7 6 (2.22%) Solaris
8 5 (1.85%) HPUX
9 2 (0.74%) Debian
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) pSOS
10 1 (0.37%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (31.48%) Software Engineering
2 80 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (14.81%) Scrum
4 36 (13.33%) MVC
5 33 (12.22%) SDLC
6 24 (8.89%) Analytics
7 22 (8.15%) OO
8 18 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.67%) Presales
9 17 (6.30%) CRM
10 16 (5.93%) Product Management
11 14 (5.19%) OOP
11 14 (5.19%) Test Scripting
12 13 (4.81%) Document Management
12 13 (4.81%) High Availability
12 13 (4.81%) iOS Development
13 11 (4.07%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.07%) Test Automation
13 11 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (37.04%) Java
2 78 (28.89%) C++
3 74 (27.41%) C
4 60 (22.22%) C#
5 55 (20.37%) SQL
6 47 (17.41%) JavaScript
7 43 (15.93%) Python
8 23 (8.52%) PHP
9 21 (7.78%) Perl
10 17 (6.30%) MATLAB
11 14 (5.19%) Scala
12 12 (4.44%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.33%) Embedded C
13 9 (3.33%) Embedded C++
14 7 (2.59%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.22%) Ruby
16 5 (1.85%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 199 (73.70%) Degree
2 23 (8.52%) PhD
3 13 (4.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.81%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.70%) CEH
4 10 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (3.70%) CISM
4 10 (3.70%) CISSP
4 10 (3.70%) CRISC
4 10 (3.70%) GIAC
4 10 (3.70%) MCP
4 10 (3.70%) SANS
5 6 (2.22%) RHCE
6 5 (1.85%) ISEB
6 5 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.48%) CCIE
7 4 (1.48%) CCNP
7 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.74%) HND
8 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.96%) QA
2 6 (2.22%) ISO 8583
2 6 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.74%) SEPA
3 2 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) Def Stans
System Software
1 6 (2.22%) Docker
2 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.11%) Ceph
3 3 (1.11%) Firmware
4 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (3.33%) Puppet
3 6 (2.22%) Salt
4 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.85%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.11%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.37%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 45 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.89%) Oracle
3 10 (3.70%) AlienVault
3 10 (3.70%) LogLogic
3 10 (3.70%) LogRhythm
3 10 (3.70%) Lotus
3 10 (3.70%) Tableau
4 9 (3.33%) Google
5 8 (2.96%) Apple
5 8 (2.96%) IBM
6 6 (2.22%) F5
7 5 (1.85%) Aruba
7 5 (1.85%) Cisco
8 4 (1.48%) Foundry
8 4 (1.48%) Juniper
8 4 (1.48%) NetApp
8 4 (1.48%) VMware
9 3 (1.11%) Adobe
9 3 (1.11%) Sybase
9 3 (1.11%) Syclo
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Centre for Applied Science and Technology
Salary: £29,368 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago