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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 138 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.34% 5.68% 5.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.66% 14.13% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 114 85 87
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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
881 800 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.49% 40.20% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 715 599 577
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 13 February 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 13 February 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
Watford +17 25 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 17 £53,100 +80.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City +3 11 £47,500 +61.01% 1
Stevenage +1 11 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Borehamwood 0 11 £33,000 +20.00% 2
St Albans -7 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Potters Bar - 8 £66,500 - 1
Letchworth -7 5 £46,500 -25.60%
Tring - 5 £44,000 -
Hertford - 3 £40,000 -
Knebworth - 3 £37,500 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £30,500 -
Kings Langley - 2 £35,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +1 1 £35,000 +48.93%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 218 (84.50%) Degree
2 112 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (35.27%) Java
4 81 (31.40%) HTML
5 73 (28.29%) .NET
6 70 (27.13%) SQL
7 69 (26.74%) Software Engineering
8 67 (25.97%) C++
8 67 (25.97%) Linux
9 64 (24.81%) C
10 60 (23.26%) JavaScript
11 59 (22.87%) C#
12 58 (22.48%) Mathematics
12 58 (22.48%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (20.54%) SQL Server
14 50 (19.38%) XML
14 50 (19.38%) Scrum
15 49 (18.99%) CSS
16 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET
16 45 (17.44%) Finance
16 45 (17.44%) jQuery
17 42 (16.28%) MVC
18 41 (15.89%) Web Services
19 40 (15.50%) Python
20 35 (13.57%) Apple iOS
21 34 (13.18%) Oracle
22 32 (12.40%) Android
22 32 (12.40%) Physics
23 31 (12.02%) Retail
24 30 (11.63%) PHP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 29 (11.24%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.71%) JBoss
3 5 (1.94%) Node.js
4 3 (1.16%) Apache
4 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.16%) IIS
4 3 (1.16%) SugarCRM
4 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.78%) CMS
5 2 (0.78%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.78%) WordPress
6 1 (0.39%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Magento
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.10%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.55%) SaaS
5 3 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.33%) HTTP
3 5 (1.94%) 3G
3 5 (1.94%) GPRS
3 5 (1.94%) GSM
4 4 (1.55%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (1.55%) BGP
4 4 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (1.55%) Firewall
4 4 (1.55%) Internet
4 4 (1.55%) Junos
4 4 (1.55%) MPLS
4 4 (1.55%) OSPF
4 4 (1.55%) PBX
5 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
6 1 (0.39%) SSH
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.75%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.36%) MySQL
3 19 (7.36%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (3.49%) Big Data
8 8 (3.10%) Informix
9 7 (2.71%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.16%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.16%) HBase
12 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (8.53%) Selenium
2 14 (5.43%) JMeter
3 10 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.88%) Subversion
4 9 (3.49%) HP UFT
4 9 (3.49%) LabVIEW
5 8 (3.10%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.10%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.10%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.71%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.33%) Maven
7 6 (2.33%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.94%) Appium
8 5 (1.94%) JIRA
8 5 (1.94%) NUnit
8 5 (1.94%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.55%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.78%) JUnit
11 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (17.44%) Finance
2 31 (12.02%) Retail
3 29 (11.24%) Banking
4 19 (7.36%) Arabic Language
4 19 (7.36%) Russian Language
5 7 (2.71%) Games
6 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.16%) Back Office
8 3 (1.16%) Electronics
8 3 (1.16%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (44.19%) Developer
2 49 (18.99%) Software Engineer
3 38 (14.73%) C# Developer
4 36 (13.95%) Java Developer
5 28 (10.85%) .NET Developer
5 28 (10.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (10.85%) SQL Developer
6 27 (10.47%) Graduate
7 20 (7.75%) Programmer
8 19 (7.36%) Java Engineer
9 18 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.81%) Analyst
10 15 (5.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 13 (5.04%) Graduate Developer
12 12 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (4.65%) Web Developer
13 11 (4.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 11 (4.26%) Java Programmer
14 10 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (31.40%) HTML
2 73 (28.29%) .NET
3 50 (19.38%) XML
4 49 (18.99%) CSS
5 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET
5 45 (17.44%) jQuery
6 41 (15.89%) Web Services
7 27 (10.47%) SOAP
7 27 (10.47%) Spring
8 21 (8.14%) .NET Framework
8 21 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (7.75%) REST
10 19 (7.36%) Hibernate
11 16 (6.20%) Entity Framework
12 15 (5.81%) WCF
13 14 (5.43%) AngularJS
14 11 (4.26%) Java EE
14 11 (4.26%) WPF
15 10 (3.88%) JSON
15 10 (3.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 58 (22.48%) Analytical Skills
1 58 (22.48%) Mathematics
2 32 (12.40%) Physics
3 21 (8.14%) Embedded Systems
4 19 (7.36%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 11 (4.26%) Fintech
5 11 (4.26%) User Experience
6 7 (2.71%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.33%) Robotics
8 5 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.94%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.94%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.55%) Statistics
10 3 (1.16%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.16%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.16%) DataPower
10 3 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.78%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 67 (25.97%) Linux
2 35 (13.57%) Apple iOS
3 32 (12.40%) Android
4 30 (11.63%) Unix
5 24 (9.30%) Windows
6 12 (4.65%) HPUX
7 11 (4.26%) AIX
7 11 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.78%) Solaris
9 1 (0.39%) pSOS
9 1 (0.39%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.74%) Software Engineering
3 50 (19.38%) Scrum
4 42 (16.28%) MVC
5 23 (8.91%) OO
6 21 (8.14%) TDD
7 20 (7.75%) Analytics
7 20 (7.75%) Presales
8 19 (7.36%) Document Management
8 19 (7.36%) Product Management
9 18 (6.98%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.20%) Coaching
10 16 (6.20%) SDLC
11 15 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (5.81%) Test Scripting
12 14 (5.43%) Automated Testing
12 14 (5.43%) BDD
12 14 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (5.43%) OOP
12 14 (5.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 91 (35.27%) Java
2 70 (27.13%) SQL
3 67 (25.97%) C++
4 64 (24.81%) C
5 60 (23.26%) JavaScript
6 59 (22.87%) C#
7 40 (15.50%) Python
8 30 (11.63%) PHP
9 26 (10.08%) Perl
10 12 (4.65%) Ruby
11 11 (4.26%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.88%) Scala
13 8 (3.10%) Embedded C
13 8 (3.10%) Embedded C++
14 7 (2.71%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.55%) MATLAB
16 3 (1.16%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 218 (84.50%) Degree
2 13 (5.04%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.65%) ISEB
4 9 (3.49%) PhD
5 5 (1.94%) HND
6 4 (1.55%) CCIE
6 4 (1.55%) CCNP
6 4 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.16%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.78%) CEH
8 2 (0.78%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.78%) CISM
8 2 (0.78%) CISSP
8 2 (0.78%) CRISC
8 2 (0.78%) GIAC
8 2 (0.78%) MCP
8 2 (0.78%) SANS
8 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) SEPA
2 4 (1.55%) QA
3 3 (1.16%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 34 (13.18%) Oracle
2 23 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.10%) Apple
3 8 (3.10%) Tableau
4 5 (1.94%) Sybase
4 5 (1.94%) Syclo
5 4 (1.55%) Aruba
5 4 (1.55%) Cisco
5 4 (1.55%) Foundry
5 4 (1.55%) HP
5 4 (1.55%) IBM
5 4 (1.55%) Juniper
6 3 (1.16%) Adobe
6 3 (1.16%) hybris
6 3 (1.16%) Talend
7 2 (0.78%) Cadence
7 2 (0.78%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 2 (0.78%) Lotus
7 2 (0.78%) Synopsys
7 2 (0.78%) Xilinx
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £34,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, South East
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £15,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £63000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 11 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago