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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 101 116 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.05% 4.75% 4.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 11.15% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 90 109 103
Median salary £42,500 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
859 1040 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.93% 42.57% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 701 815 852
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 20 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Borehamwood +8 18 £36,000 +28.57% 2
Hertford +1 17 £22,000 -67.40% 3
St Albans +26 10 £32,000 +23.07%
Letchworth -5 9 £42,500 +60.37%
Stevenage -11 6 £47,500 +72.72%
Hemel Hempstead +12 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Welwyn Garden City -1 3 £46,500 -11.42% 1
Kings Langley - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 167 (68.16%) Degree
2 99 (40.41%) Software Engineering
3 86 (35.10%) Java
4 74 (30.20%) Mathematics
5 71 (28.98%) .NET
6 62 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (24.90%) C++
8 60 (24.49%) Physics
9 56 (22.86%) SQL
10 55 (22.45%) C
10 55 (22.45%) C#
11 54 (22.04%) SQL Server
12 50 (20.41%) Microsoft
12 50 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (18.37%) ASP.NET
14 44 (17.96%) Games
15 41 (16.73%) Python
16 40 (16.33%) Linux
16 40 (16.33%) HTML
17 36 (14.69%) Windows
17 36 (14.69%) JavaScript
18 35 (14.29%) MVC
18 35 (14.29%) jQuery
19 34 (13.88%) Web Development
19 34 (13.88%) SDLC
19 34 (13.88%) LabVIEW
20 33 (13.47%) Scrum
20 33 (13.47%) Telecoms
20 33 (13.47%) Oracle
20 33 (13.47%) CSS

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 20 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.53%) Apache
3 12 (4.90%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.45%) IIS
5 5 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.22%) JBoss
6 3 (1.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Documentum
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.86%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.82%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.67%) SaaS
3 6 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (2.04%) Google App Engine
4 5 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.04%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.71%) Firewall
2 12 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.67%) BIG-IP
3 9 (3.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (3.67%) SSL
4 4 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.22%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (1.22%) BGP
5 3 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.22%) Internet
5 3 (1.22%) Junos
5 3 (1.22%) MPLS
5 3 (1.22%) OSPF
5 3 (1.22%) PBX
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
6 2 (0.82%) NAS
6 2 (0.82%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) RS-232
7 1 (0.41%) RS-422
7 1 (0.41%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.49%) MySQL
6 11 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.27%) MS Access
8 8 (3.27%) Power BI
8 8 (3.27%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.86%) SAP BW
10 5 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.04%) Big Data
10 5 (2.04%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.04%) HBase
11 4 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (13.88%) LabVIEW
2 23 (9.39%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.27%) Maven
4 8 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.04%) HP UFT
5 5 (2.04%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.04%) NUnit
5 5 (2.04%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.63%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.22%) Subversion
8 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.82%) Xcode
9 1 (0.41%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (17.96%) Games
2 33 (13.47%) Telecoms
3 32 (13.06%) Finance
4 18 (7.35%) Retail
5 10 (4.08%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.67%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.27%) Banking
8 7 (2.86%) Electronics
8 7 (2.86%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.45%) Arabic Language
9 6 (2.45%) Russian Language
10 5 (2.04%) Automotive
11 2 (0.82%) Billing
11 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.41%) French Language
12 1 (0.41%) German Language
12 1 (0.41%) Marketing
12 1 (0.41%) Military
12 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 99 (40.41%) Developer
2 62 (25.31%) Software Engineer
3 37 (15.10%) Graduate
4 28 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
4 28 (11.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 27 (11.02%) .NET Developer
6 26 (10.61%) Analyst
7 24 (9.80%) C# Developer
8 20 (8.16%) Web Developer
9 19 (7.76%) Java Developer
10 18 (7.35%) Graduate Developer
11 17 (6.94%) Java Engineer
12 16 (6.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (6.53%) SQL Developer
13 12 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
13 12 (4.90%) SOC Analyst
13 12 (4.90%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 10 (4.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (28.98%) .NET
2 45 (18.37%) ASP.NET
3 40 (16.33%) HTML
4 35 (14.29%) jQuery
5 33 (13.47%) CSS
6 25 (10.20%) .NET Framework
6 25 (10.20%) Web Services
7 24 (9.80%) WCF
8 22 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (8.57%) AngularJS
9 21 (8.57%) HTML5
10 19 (7.76%) Entity Framework
11 18 (7.35%) OpenCL
12 14 (5.71%) REST
13 12 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (4.90%) CSS3
14 11 (4.49%) SOAP
15 10 (4.08%) J2EE
15 10 (4.08%) WPF
16 9 (3.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.20%) Mathematics
2 60 (24.49%) Physics
3 50 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (13.47%) Algorithms
5 20 (8.16%) Management Information System
6 14 (5.71%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.67%) Clustering
8 8 (3.27%) Smartphone
9 7 (2.86%) Data Integration
10 6 (2.45%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.45%) NHS
11 5 (2.04%) Life Science
12 4 (1.63%) Robotics
13 3 (1.22%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.22%) Economics
13 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
14 2 (0.82%) Statistics
14 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.33%) Linux
2 36 (14.69%) Windows
3 14 (5.71%) Unix
4 13 (5.31%) Android
5 11 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.45%) CoreOS
7 5 (2.04%) Solaris
7 5 (2.04%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) AIX
8 2 (0.82%) Debian
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (40.41%) Software Engineering
2 62 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.29%) MVC
4 34 (13.88%) SDLC
4 34 (13.88%) Web Development
5 33 (13.47%) Scrum
6 27 (11.02%) Analytics
7 24 (9.80%) Image Processing
8 22 (8.98%) OO
9 16 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (6.53%) Project Management
9 16 (6.53%) SIEM
10 14 (5.71%) Change Management
10 14 (5.71%) High Availability
10 14 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 14 (5.71%) Information Security
10 14 (5.71%) Time Management
11 12 (4.90%) ITIL
11 12 (4.90%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.10%) Java
2 61 (24.90%) C++
3 56 (22.86%) SQL
4 55 (22.45%) C
4 55 (22.45%) C#
5 41 (16.73%) Python
6 36 (14.69%) JavaScript
7 27 (11.02%) MATLAB
8 18 (7.35%) Perl
9 15 (6.12%) PHP
10 12 (4.90%) Scala
10 12 (4.90%) VB.NET
11 11 (4.49%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.67%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.67%) Ruby
13 8 (3.27%) PL/SQL
13 8 (3.27%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.27%) VBA
14 7 (2.86%) VB
15 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 167 (68.16%) Degree
2 19 (7.76%) SC Cleared
2 19 (7.76%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.35%) PhD
4 13 (5.31%) CEH
4 13 (5.31%) CISSP
4 13 (5.31%) GIAC
5 12 (4.90%) CESG Certified Professional
5 12 (4.90%) CISM
5 12 (4.90%) CRISC
5 12 (4.90%) MCP
5 12 (4.90%) SANS
6 9 (3.67%) PMP
6 9 (3.67%) RHCE
7 3 (1.22%) CCIE
7 3 (1.22%) CCNP
7 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.82%) HND
8 2 (0.82%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.67%) ISO 8583
1 9 (3.67%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.27%) QA
3 5 (2.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.82%) SEPA
5 1 (0.41%) Def Stans
System Software
1 7 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.45%) Docker
3 5 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.22%) Ceph
4 3 (1.22%) Firmware
5 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (4.90%) Puppet
1 12 (4.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (3.67%) Salt
3 5 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.04%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (1.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 50 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.47%) Oracle
3 19 (7.76%) IBM
4 12 (4.90%) AlienVault
4 12 (4.90%) LogLogic
4 12 (4.90%) LogRhythm
4 12 (4.90%) Lotus
5 10 (4.08%) SAP
6 9 (3.67%) F5
6 9 (3.67%) Google
7 8 (3.27%) Cognos
8 7 (2.86%) VMware
9 4 (1.63%) Aruba
9 4 (1.63%) Cisco
9 4 (1.63%) NetApp
10 3 (1.22%) Foundry
10 3 (1.22%) Juniper
11 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.82%) Tableau
12 1 (0.41%) Vignette
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 11 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance , pension, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago