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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 47 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.86% 2.49% 3.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.04% 8.88% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 20
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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
166 169 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.62% 28.07% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 125 131 143
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Watford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 41 (91.11%) Degree
2 30 (66.67%) C++
2 30 (66.67%) Physics
3 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
4 25 (55.56%) Node.js
5 22 (48.89%) C#
6 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
7 17 (37.78%) PhD
7 17 (37.78%) Visualisation
8 16 (35.56%) Windows
8 16 (35.56%) OO
8 16 (35.56%) HTML
8 16 (35.56%) Java
8 16 (35.56%) CSS
9 15 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 15 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
9 15 (33.33%) Web Development
9 15 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
10 13 (28.89%) Front End Development
10 13 (28.89%) LabVIEW
11 12 (26.67%) .NET
11 12 (26.67%) JSON
11 12 (26.67%) Ajax
12 10 (22.22%) OpenGL
12 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
12 10 (22.22%) OOD
12 10 (22.22%) Subversion
12 10 (22.22%) Image Processing
12 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
12 10 (22.22%) OpenCV

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 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Simulink
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Power BI
2 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.33%) MS Access
2 6 (13.33%) SAP BW
2 6 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) LabVIEW
2 10 (22.22%) Subversion
2 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.89%) Moq
4 4 (8.89%) MSTest
4 4 (8.89%) NUnit
4 4 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 15 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (24.44%) C++ Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
4 10 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Junior
6 5 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) Node.js
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
2 16 (35.56%) HTML
3 15 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
4 12 (26.67%) .NET
4 12 (26.67%) Ajax
4 12 (26.67%) JSON
5 10 (22.22%) OpenCV
5 10 (22.22%) OpenGL
6 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.33%) MDX
7 6 (13.33%) REST
7 6 (13.33%) SOAP
7 6 (13.33%) Web Services
8 5 (11.11%) WinForms
8 5 (11.11%) WPF
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.89%) Spring.NET
9 4 (8.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Physics
2 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
3 17 (37.78%) Visualisation
4 16 (35.56%) OO
5 15 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 15 (33.33%) Web Development
6 13 (28.89%) Front End Development
7 10 (22.22%) Image Processing
7 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 10 (22.22%) OOD
8 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.33%) Database Tuning
9 6 (13.33%) ETL
9 6 (13.33%) ETL Development
9 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.33%) Time Management
9 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 5 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C++
2 22 (48.89%) C#
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 16 (35.56%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) VBA
7 4 (8.89%) C
8 2 (4.44%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.44%) Fortran
8 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (91.11%) Degree
2 17 (37.78%) PhD
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Cognos
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) EMC
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