The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth 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 14 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 9.43% 13.79% 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.74% 20.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £46,500 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
Computer Science
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region.

Miscellaneous Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
23 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 43.40% 68.97% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 25
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Letchworth region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Letchworth

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) HND
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 5 (33.33%) LINQ
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) SWIFT
4 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) SEPA
5 4 (26.67%) Syclo
5 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (26.67%) Structured Programming

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) 3G
1 4 (26.67%) GPRS
1 4 (26.67%) GSM
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) LINQ
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Structured Programming
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (6.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SEPA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Sybase
1 4 (26.67%) Syclo
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle