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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.21% 5.86% 3.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 11.72% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 19
Median salary £52,500 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
200 273 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.11% 50.00% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 176 181 201
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,079 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £72,500
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 2 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Watford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 19 (59.38%) .NET
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (43.75%) Analytics
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
4 13 (40.63%) C#
5 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 12 (37.50%) MVC
5 12 (37.50%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) Risk Analytics
5 12 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 12 (37.50%) WCF
5 12 (37.50%) jQuery
5 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
6 11 (34.38%) LabVIEW
6 11 (34.38%) C++
6 11 (34.38%) C
7 10 (31.25%) PhD
7 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 10 (31.25%) Physics
7 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 10 (31.25%) SDLC
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) Web Development
10 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning

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 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) RS-232
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (18.75%) MS Access
3 6 (18.75%) Power BI
3 6 (18.75%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) LabVIEW
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) C# Developer
2 10 (31.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 12 (37.50%) jQuery
3 12 (37.50%) WCF
4 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 6 (18.75%) MDX
5 6 (18.75%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) SOAP
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) WPF
7 2 (6.25%) HTML
8 1 (3.13%) CSS
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
2 10 (31.25%) Physics
3 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Analytics
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) MVC
3 12 (37.50%) Risk Analytics
4 10 (31.25%) SDLC
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) Web Development
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 6 (18.75%) ETL
6 6 (18.75%) ETL Development
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (18.75%) Time Management
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Change Management
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) C
2 11 (34.38%) C++
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) PhD
2 9 (28.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Cognos
2 6 (18.75%) IBM
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) SAP