The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 11 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.36% 8.99% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.00% 20.51% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Miscellaneous Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 45.45% 43.82% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 43
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Maven
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) Change Control
5 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Network Design

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (53.85%) SSL
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
2 4 (30.77%) VLAN
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (30.77%) OSPF
2 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Network Design
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CCSP
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat