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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 110 95 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.43% 3.91% 5.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.14% 9.37% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 95 86 120
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
906 1014 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.74% 41.76% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 734 779 926
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,600 £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 1 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 1 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 +11 20 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Borehamwood +15 17 £36,000 +28.57% 1
Hertford +3 17 £22,000 -67.40% 1
St Albans +22 10 £32,000 -15.78%
Stevenage -16 8 £47,500 +72.72%
Hemel Hempstead +9 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Welwyn Garden City +9 5 £46,500 -7.00%
Bishop's Stortford -2 4 £30,000 -27.27%
Letchworth -5 4 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Broxbourne - 2 £38,250 -
Kings Langley - 2 £42,500 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 179 (68.85%) Degree
2 98 (37.69%) Software Engineering
3 87 (33.46%) Java
4 80 (30.77%) .NET
5 78 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 74 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (26.15%) C++
8 64 (24.62%) C#
9 61 (23.46%) C
9 61 (23.46%) SQL
10 59 (22.69%) SQL Server
11 56 (21.54%) Physics
12 53 (20.38%) Microsoft
13 51 (19.62%) ASP.NET
13 51 (19.62%) HTML
13 51 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (18.46%) JavaScript
15 45 (17.31%) Linux
16 44 (16.92%) Python
17 42 (16.15%) CSS
18 41 (15.77%) Games
19 40 (15.38%) MVC
19 40 (15.38%) jQuery
20 39 (15.00%) Scrum
21 35 (13.46%) Finance
21 35 (13.46%) Windows
21 35 (13.46%) SDLC
22 33 (12.69%) LabVIEW
23 32 (12.31%) Web Development
24 31 (11.92%) Algorithms

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 26 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (6.54%) Apache
3 12 (4.62%) IBM Notes
4 8 (3.08%) IIS
5 5 (1.92%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.54%) JBoss
7 3 (1.15%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.15%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Documentum
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.77%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.46%) SaaS
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (1.92%) Google App Engine
3 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (1.92%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.00%) Firewall
2 12 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.46%) BIG-IP
3 9 (3.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (3.46%) SSL
4 3 (1.15%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (1.15%) BGP
4 3 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.15%) Internet
4 3 (1.15%) Junos
4 3 (1.15%) MPLS
4 3 (1.15%) OSPF
4 3 (1.15%) PBX
5 2 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.77%) NAS
5 2 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) RS-232
6 1 (0.38%) RS-422
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.31%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.77%) MySQL
5 13 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.31%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.31%) MS Access
9 6 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.31%) Power BI
9 6 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (1.92%) Big Data
10 5 (1.92%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.92%) HBase
10 5 (1.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (12.69%) LabVIEW
2 18 (6.92%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.08%) Maven
5 6 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.92%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.92%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.92%) NUnit
6 5 (1.92%) Subversion
6 5 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.54%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.77%) Xcode
9 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.38%) JMeter
9 1 (0.38%) Selenium
9 1 (0.38%) TestNG
General
1 41 (15.77%) Games
2 35 (13.46%) Finance
3 30 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 19 (7.31%) Retail
5 10 (3.85%) Banking
6 9 (3.46%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.46%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.08%) Arabic Language
7 8 (3.08%) Russian Language
8 7 (2.69%) Electronics
8 7 (2.69%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.54%) Automotive
9 4 (1.54%) Marketing
10 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.77%) Billing
12 1 (0.38%) French Language
12 1 (0.38%) German Language
12 1 (0.38%) Military
12 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (43.85%) Developer
2 62 (23.85%) Software Engineer
3 40 (15.38%) Graduate
4 32 (12.31%) .NET Developer
5 30 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 27 (10.38%) C Software Engineer
6 27 (10.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (10.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (10.00%) Analyst
8 25 (9.62%) SQL Developer
9 21 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (8.08%) Web Developer
10 20 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
10 20 (7.69%) Java Developer
11 17 (6.54%) Java Engineer
12 13 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.62%) SOC Analyst
14 11 (4.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 11 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
15 10 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (30.77%) .NET
2 51 (19.62%) ASP.NET
2 51 (19.62%) HTML
3 42 (16.15%) CSS
4 40 (15.38%) jQuery
5 27 (10.38%) .NET Framework
6 26 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 26 (10.00%) WCF
7 24 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (9.23%) Web Services
8 21 (8.08%) Entity Framework
8 21 (8.08%) HTML5
9 15 (5.77%) OpenCL
10 14 (5.38%) XML
11 13 (5.00%) Spring
12 12 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (4.62%) CSS3
12 12 (4.62%) REST
12 12 (4.62%) SOAP
12 12 (4.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 56 (21.54%) Physics
3 51 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (11.92%) Algorithms
5 21 (8.08%) Management Information System
6 17 (6.54%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.46%) Clustering
7 9 (3.46%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.69%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.69%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.69%) User Experience
9 6 (2.31%) NHS
9 6 (2.31%) Robotics
10 5 (1.92%) Life Science
11 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.77%) Economics
12 2 (0.77%) Statistics
12 2 (0.77%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.31%) Linux
2 35 (13.46%) Windows
3 16 (6.15%) Android
4 15 (5.77%) Unix
5 14 (5.38%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.31%) CoreOS
7 5 (1.92%) Solaris
7 5 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.77%) AIX
8 2 (0.77%) Debian
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.69%) Software Engineering
2 74 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (15.38%) MVC
4 39 (15.00%) Scrum
5 35 (13.46%) SDLC
6 32 (12.31%) Web Development
7 29 (11.15%) Analytics
8 22 (8.46%) OO
9 19 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (7.31%) Image Processing
10 14 (5.38%) High Availability
10 14 (5.38%) Information Security
10 14 (5.38%) SIEM
11 13 (5.00%) Change Management
11 13 (5.00%) ETL
11 13 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 13 (5.00%) Multithreading
11 13 (5.00%) OOP
11 13 (5.00%) Time Management
12 12 (4.62%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (33.46%) Java
2 68 (26.15%) C++
3 64 (24.62%) C#
4 61 (23.46%) C
4 61 (23.46%) SQL
5 48 (18.46%) JavaScript
6 44 (16.92%) Python
7 24 (9.23%) MATLAB
8 21 (8.08%) PHP
9 20 (7.69%) Perl
10 13 (5.00%) Scala
10 13 (5.00%) VB.NET
11 10 (3.85%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.46%) Ruby
12 9 (3.46%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.69%) VB
14 6 (2.31%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.31%) VBA
15 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 179 (68.85%) Degree
2 23 (8.85%) PhD
3 19 (7.31%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.31%) Security Cleared
4 13 (5.00%) CEH
4 13 (5.00%) CISSP
4 13 (5.00%) GIAC
5 12 (4.62%) CESG Certified Professional
5 12 (4.62%) CISM
5 12 (4.62%) CRISC
5 12 (4.62%) MCP
5 12 (4.62%) SANS
6 9 (3.46%) RHCE
7 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.54%) PMP
8 3 (1.15%) CCIE
8 3 (1.15%) CCNP
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.77%) HND
9 2 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.46%) ISO 8583
1 9 (3.46%) PCI DSS
1 9 (3.46%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) SLA
3 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.77%) SEPA
4 1 (0.38%) Def Stans
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.31%) Docker
3 5 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.15%) Ceph
4 3 (1.15%) Firmware
5 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (4.62%) Puppet
1 12 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (3.46%) Salt
3 5 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.92%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (1.15%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 53 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.00%) Oracle
3 17 (6.54%) IBM
4 12 (4.62%) AlienVault
4 12 (4.62%) LogLogic
4 12 (4.62%) LogRhythm
4 12 (4.62%) Lotus
5 9 (3.46%) F5
5 9 (3.46%) Google
6 8 (3.08%) SAP
7 7 (2.69%) VMware
8 6 (2.31%) Cognos
8 6 (2.31%) Tableau
9 4 (1.54%) Aruba
9 4 (1.54%) Cisco
9 4 (1.54%) NetApp
10 3 (1.15%) Foundry
10 3 (1.15%) Juniper
11 2 (0.77%) hybris
11 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + be- health, pens, flex +
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago