The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 10.26% 4.20% 1.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 40.00% 13.95% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
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 St Albans region.

Miscellaneous Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 25.64% 30.07% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 43
Average salary £57,500 £46,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Computer Science
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in St Albans

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in St Albans

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 24 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 23 (88.46%) UNIX
2 23 (88.46%) Linux
3 22 (84.62%) C
3 22 (84.62%) C#
3 22 (84.62%) C++
3 22 (84.62%) Java
3 22 (84.62%) Python
3 22 (84.62%) Multithreading
4 18 (69.23%) Degree
5 13 (50.00%) OO
6 10 (38.46%) Mathematics
6 10 (38.46%) Physics
7 9 (34.62%) QA
7 9 (34.62%) Velocity
8 2 (7.69%) Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) PowerPivot
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) KVM
9 1 (3.85%) Open Source
9 1 (3.85%) Puppet
9 1 (3.85%) AIX
9 1 (3.85%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
9 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
1 21 (80.77%) Java Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineer
3 13 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.85%) UNIX Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Business Development Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 10 (38.46%) Physics
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) UNIX
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.85%) Debian
2 1 (3.85%) OpenBSD
2 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 22 (84.62%) Multithreading
3 13 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C
1 22 (84.62%) C#
1 22 (84.62%) C++
1 22 (84.62%) Java
1 22 (84.62%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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