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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 6 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 15.63% 4.04% 7.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 33.33% 19.05% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £62,500 £22,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+177.77% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
15 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 46.88% 21.21% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 21
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) PMI
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
1 3 (37.50%) PMI
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle