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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 17.65% 7.36% 2.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.29% 32.43% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 2
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +111.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
17 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 50.00% 22.70% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 43
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 27 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) PMI
4 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Android Development
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
1 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Android Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle