The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / Hertford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 16.13% 34.00% 10.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 52.63% 48.57% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 3
Median salary £35,000 £22,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -67.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,000 £66,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £32,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,861
% change year-on-year - +5.65%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 19 35 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 30.65% 70.00% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 9
Median salary £42,423 £28,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.51% -55.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £21,000 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £68,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertford.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Hertford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Hertford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Hertford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Hertford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hertford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) MySQL
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (38.89%) Spring
6 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) C#
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 5 (27.78%) Apache
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) XSL
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) UML
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Multimedia
8 5 (27.78%) CakePHP
8 5 (27.78%) LAMP
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) REST
9 4 (22.22%) Fintech
9 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
9 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 4 (22.22%) SOAP
9 4 (22.22%) Finance

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Multimedia
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) CakePHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Web UI Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Web UI/UX Designer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) CakePHP
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP
3 5 (27.78%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) XSL
4 4 (22.22%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE
5 3 (16.67%) Struts
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Fintech
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle