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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 3.51% - 7.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.57% - 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £22,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
7 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 12.28% 24.56% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 21
Average salary £38,500 £16,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -36.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle