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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 108 128 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.06% 5.90% 6.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.81% 15.18% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 106 110 140
Median salary £40,000 £45,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.56% +14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
782 843 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.61% 38.87% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 640 715 814
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -6 30 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Borehamwood +11 26 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Welwyn Garden City +13 19 £42,500 -8.10%
Hertford +5 18 £32,500 -23.52%
Hemel Hempstead +3 12 £47,000 -11.32% 2
St Albans -8 8 £55,000 +71.87% 3
Ware - 6 £22,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -5 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Potters Bar +4 2 £50,000 -24.81%
Stevenage 0 2 £47,500 +40.74%
Cheshunt 0 2 £25,000 -50.00%
Letchworth -7 2 £34,750 -25.26%
Welwyn - 2 £41,500 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 165 (83.76%) Degree
2 89 (45.18%) Software Engineering
3 69 (35.03%) C++
4 68 (34.52%) Java
5 59 (29.95%) SQL
6 56 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (25.38%) Physics
7 50 (25.38%) .NET
8 47 (23.86%) C#
9 44 (22.34%) SDLC
10 43 (21.83%) Web Services
11 40 (20.30%) Oracle
12 39 (19.80%) SQL Server
12 39 (19.80%) CSS
12 39 (19.80%) Mathematics
13 38 (19.29%) Windows
14 36 (18.27%) JavaScript
14 36 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (17.77%) Web Development
15 35 (17.77%) C
15 35 (17.77%) Telecoms
16 32 (16.24%) OO
17 31 (15.74%) HTML
17 31 (15.74%) LabVIEW
18 30 (15.23%) Management Information System
19 29 (14.72%) MVC
19 29 (14.72%) REST
20 28 (14.21%) OOD
21 27 (13.71%) Visual Studio
21 27 (13.71%) Image Processing

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 4 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.02%) CMS
2 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Simulink
2 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Office
2 3 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.02%) InDesign
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (8.12%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.03%) Office 365
2 4 (2.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) DNS
1 11 (5.58%) Firewall
2 5 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.52%) HTTP
3 3 (1.52%) Internet
3 3 (1.52%) SSL
3 3 (1.52%) Wireless
4 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.02%) Network Security
4 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (9.14%) MySQL
4 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (8.12%) MS Access
5 16 (8.12%) Power BI
5 16 (8.12%) SAP BW
5 16 (8.12%) SAP Data Services
5 16 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.55%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.03%) DTS
8 4 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (15.74%) LabVIEW
2 27 (13.71%) Visual Studio
3 16 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.60%) NUnit
5 12 (6.09%) Subversion
6 10 (5.08%) Selenium
7 8 (4.06%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.05%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.54%) JIRA
9 5 (2.54%) MSTest
10 3 (1.52%) Moq
10 3 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.02%) Appium
11 2 (1.02%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.02%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.02%) JMeter
11 2 (1.02%) TestRail
11 2 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (17.77%) Telecoms
2 21 (10.66%) Finance
3 16 (8.12%) Retail
4 13 (6.60%) Aerospace
4 13 (6.60%) Automotive
4 13 (6.60%) Electronics
5 11 (5.58%) Games
6 10 (5.08%) Banking
7 3 (1.52%) Billing
7 3 (1.52%) Military
8 2 (1.02%) Local Government
8 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Marketing
8 2 (1.02%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 123 (62.44%) Developer
2 36 (18.27%) Java Developer
3 33 (16.75%) Software Engineer
4 31 (15.74%) Graduate
4 31 (15.74%) Software Developer
5 23 (11.68%) Graduate Developer
6 19 (9.64%) C++ Developer
7 17 (8.63%) C++ Software Developer
8 16 (8.12%) .NET Developer
8 16 (8.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 16 (8.12%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 16 (8.12%) Microsoft Developer
9 15 (7.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 14 (7.11%) Analyst
11 13 (6.60%) C# Developer
12 12 (6.09%) Java Software Developer
13 11 (5.58%) SQL Developer
14 10 (5.08%) C Software Engineer
14 10 (5.08%) C++ Software Engineer
14 10 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.38%) .NET
2 43 (21.83%) Web Services
3 39 (19.80%) CSS
4 31 (15.74%) HTML
5 29 (14.72%) REST
6 24 (12.18%) SOAP
7 23 (11.68%) ASP.NET
8 19 (9.64%) MDX
9 18 (9.14%) Node.js
9 18 (9.14%) Spring
10 14 (7.11%) AngularJS
10 14 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (6.60%) HTML5
12 12 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (6.09%) CSS3
12 12 (6.09%) J2EE
12 12 (6.09%) Struts
13 11 (5.58%) .NET Framework
13 11 (5.58%) jQuery
14 10 (5.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.38%) Physics
2 39 (19.80%) Mathematics
3 36 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (15.23%) Management Information System
5 14 (7.11%) Algorithms
6 11 (5.58%) Robotics
6 11 (5.58%) User Experience
7 9 (4.57%) Economics
7 9 (4.57%) Mobile App
8 8 (4.06%) EPoS
8 8 (4.06%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.03%) Fintech
11 3 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.52%) SCADA
11 3 (1.52%) Smart Home
12 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
12 2 (1.02%) Neural Network
12 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.29%) Windows
2 23 (11.68%) Linux
3 11 (5.58%) Android
3 11 (5.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.54%) Unix
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (45.18%) Software Engineering
2 56 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (22.34%) SDLC
4 35 (17.77%) Web Development
5 32 (16.24%) OO
6 29 (14.72%) MVC
7 28 (14.21%) OOD
8 27 (13.71%) Image Processing
9 24 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (11.17%) Unit Testing
11 21 (10.66%) ETL
12 18 (9.14%) Scrum
13 17 (8.63%) Multithreading
14 16 (8.12%) Data Modelling
14 16 (8.12%) Database Tuning
14 16 (8.12%) ETL Development
14 16 (8.12%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (8.12%) TDD
14 16 (8.12%) Time Management
15 13 (6.60%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.03%) C++
2 68 (34.52%) Java
3 59 (29.95%) SQL
4 47 (23.86%) C#
5 36 (18.27%) JavaScript
6 35 (17.77%) C
7 22 (11.17%) T-SQL
8 18 (9.14%) PowerShell
9 17 (8.63%) PHP
9 17 (8.63%) VBA
10 14 (7.11%) MATLAB
11 10 (5.08%) Assembly Language
11 10 (5.08%) Python
12 9 (4.57%) Perl
13 8 (4.06%) PL/SQL
14 6 (3.05%) Ada
14 6 (3.05%) Ruby
15 5 (2.54%) Scala
16 3 (1.52%) R
16 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 165 (83.76%) Degree
2 12 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.08%) PhD
4 7 (3.55%) PMP
5 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.03%) ISEB
6 4 (2.03%) MCP
7 3 (1.52%) HND
7 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.52%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.02%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CEH
9 1 (0.51%) CISSP
9 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) GCIH
9 1 (0.51%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) MISRA
2 4 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.02%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) SEPA
4 1 (0.51%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.51%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Ansible
1 1 (0.51%) Grafana
1 1 (0.51%) Graphite
1 1 (0.51%) Kibana
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) Packer
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
1 1 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (20.30%) Oracle
2 23 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.14%) IBM
4 16 (8.12%) Cognos
4 16 (8.12%) SAP
5 4 (2.03%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.52%) Google
7 2 (1.02%) Adobe
7 2 (1.02%) EMC
7 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.02%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.02%) Xerox
7 2 (1.02%) XMPie
8 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.51%) Zend
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago