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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / Hertford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 14.81% 18.18% 2.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 61.54% 30.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 13 20 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 24.07% 60.61% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 4
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertford citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) Web Design
5 9 (42.86%) User Experience
6 6 (28.57%) Information Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Axure RP
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
6 6 (28.57%) Prototyping
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) SOA
8 4 (19.05%) Struts
8 4 (19.05%) MySQL
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (19.05%) Docker

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:

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Axure RP
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Designer
3 6 (28.57%) UI Designer
3 6 (28.57%) UI/UX Designer
3 6 (28.57%) UX Designer
3 6 (28.57%) Web Designer
3 6 (28.57%) Web UI Designer
3 6 (28.57%) Web UI/UX Designer
4 5 (23.81%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Software Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) Struts
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.76%) JDBC
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) Swing
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Web Design
4 6 (28.57%) Information Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle