The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.49% 3.59% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.58% 11.11% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
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% -
Miscellaneous Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
31 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.87% 32.34% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 39
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Hertfordshire

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (94.12%) C
1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) C++
1 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) UNIX
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
1 16 (94.12%) Python
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
1 16 (94.12%) Multithreading
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
2 9 (52.94%) Physics
2 9 (52.94%) QA
2 9 (52.94%) Velocity
3 7 (41.18%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Retail

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Java Developer
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
1 9 (52.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) UNIX
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
1 16 (94.12%) Multithreading
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C
1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) C++
1 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA