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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.29% 3.40% 5.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.64% 6.85% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 32
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
166 248 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.09% 49.60% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 136 164 249
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Watford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 16 (51.61%) C#
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
1 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) jQuery
2 15 (48.39%) Analytics
2 15 (48.39%) MVC
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) C
3 14 (45.16%) Entity Framework
3 14 (45.16%) Risk Analytics
3 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
3 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
3 14 (45.16%) WCF
4 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
5 10 (32.26%) Physics
5 10 (32.26%) SDLC
5 10 (32.26%) LabVIEW
5 10 (32.26%) PhD
6 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
7 7 (22.58%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) WPF
9 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (12.90%) Android Development

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 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) RS-232
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Software Engineer
3 13 (41.94%) C# Developer
4 10 (32.26%) C Software Engineer
4 10 (32.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (32.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Android Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Android Software Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (3.23%) C# Programmer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Programmer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
1 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
2 15 (48.39%) jQuery
3 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
3 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (45.16%) Entity Framework
3 14 (45.16%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
5 6 (19.35%) WPF
6 3 (9.68%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
2 10 (32.26%) Physics
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
1 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Analytics
2 15 (48.39%) MVC
3 14 (45.16%) Risk Analytics
3 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 10 (32.26%) SDLC
5 7 (22.58%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) Android Development
6 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) C
2 14 (45.16%) C++
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded C
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) PhD
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Apple
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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