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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.19% 10.20% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.16% 23.44% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +107.31%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
76 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 54.68% 43.54% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 68 60 35
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in St Albans

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) NUnit
3 4 (28.57%) WCF
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 4 (28.57%) OOD
3 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) WebSockets
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Ajax
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) SignalR
2 4 (28.57%) WCF
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) WebSockets
3 3 (21.43%) Kafka
3 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (21.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Coaching
2 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 4 (28.57%) OOD
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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