The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 37 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.71% 4.79% 4.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.41% 15.24% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 22
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 164 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.10% 31.42% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 136 134 130
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,974
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Watford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 44 (91.67%) Degree
2 27 (56.25%) C++
2 27 (56.25%) Physics
3 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
4 22 (45.83%) Node.js
5 19 (39.58%) C#
6 17 (35.42%) .NET
6 17 (35.42%) Windows
7 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 14 (29.17%) HTML
8 14 (29.17%) PhD
8 14 (29.17%) CSS
9 13 (27.08%) OO
9 13 (27.08%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.08%) LabVIEW
9 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
10 12 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
10 12 (25.00%) Visualisation
10 12 (25.00%) Web Development
10 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 11 (22.92%) Firewall
11 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
11 11 (22.92%) SAP BW
11 11 (22.92%) ETL
11 11 (22.92%) Data Modelling
11 11 (22.92%) DNS
11 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (22.92%) IBM

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) Simulink
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (22.92%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) DNS
1 11 (22.92%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (22.92%) MS Access
1 11 (22.92%) Power BI
1 11 (22.92%) SAP BW
1 11 (22.92%) SAP Data Services
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) LabVIEW
2 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (20.83%) Subversion
3 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.33%) Moq
4 4 (8.33%) MSTest
4 4 (8.33%) NUnit
4 4 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C++ Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Software Developer
3 10 (20.83%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (14.58%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Junior
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) Node.js
2 17 (35.42%) .NET
3 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 14 (29.17%) HTML
4 12 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
5 11 (22.92%) MDX
5 11 (22.92%) REST
5 11 (22.92%) SOAP
5 11 (22.92%) Web Services
6 10 (20.83%) OpenCV
6 10 (20.83%) OpenGL
7 9 (18.75%) Ajax
7 9 (18.75%) JSON
8 5 (10.42%) WinForms
8 5 (10.42%) WPF
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.33%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Physics
2 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.17%) Neural Network
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) OO
3 12 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 12 (25.00%) Web Development
4 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (22.92%) Data Modelling
4 11 (22.92%) Database Tuning
4 11 (22.92%) ETL
4 11 (22.92%) ETL Development
4 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (22.92%) Time Management
4 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 10 (20.83%) Image Processing
5 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
5 10 (20.83%) OOD
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) C++
2 19 (39.58%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) Java
5 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
5 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
5 11 (22.92%) VBA
6 4 (8.33%) C
7 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.17%) Fortran
7 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (91.67%) Degree
2 14 (29.17%) PhD
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCP
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Cognos
2 11 (22.92%) IBM
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
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