Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 58 58
Rank change year-on-year -38 0 +57
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 73 232 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.36% 4.89% 4.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% 19.95% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 55 227 193
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.25% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £70,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +33.33% -6.25%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 931 1,163 1,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 30.10% 24.52% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 659 942 902
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Hertfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Hertfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Hertfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +13 13 £42,500 -10.53%
St Albans +14 12 £52,500 -12.50%
Hatfield -24 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Stevenage -11 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Borehamwood -3 6 £60,000 +26.32%
Welwyn Garden City -20 6 £82,500 +37.50%
Hertford +1 4 £22,500 -
Berkhamsted - 3 £30,000 -
Hitchin - 2 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +15 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 73 (100.00%) Degree
2 40 (54.79%) Computer Science
3 35 (47.95%) Linux
4 32 (43.84%) VMware
5 31 (42.47%) Python
5 31 (42.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (41.10%) Bash Shell
7 29 (39.73%) Puppet
8 25 (34.25%) DNS
8 25 (34.25%) Perl
8 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (34.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (32.88%) Postfix
9 24 (32.88%) iptables
9 24 (32.88%) LAMP
9 24 (32.88%) Samba
9 24 (32.88%) VMware Server
9 24 (32.88%) SQL
9 24 (32.88%) Apache
9 24 (32.88%) NFS
9 24 (32.88%) SMTP
9 24 (32.88%) Internet
10 18 (24.66%) TDD
10 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (21.92%) C#
12 15 (20.55%) Java
12 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
13 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
14 13 (17.81%) .NET
14 13 (17.81%) BDD

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 24 (32.88%) Apache
2 5 (6.85%) JBoss
2 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.48%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) G Suite
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
4 1 (1.37%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) DNS
2 24 (32.88%) Internet
2 24 (32.88%) SMTP
3 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) Bower
3 2 (2.74%) Gradle
3 2 (2.74%) Grunt
3 2 (2.74%) gulp
4 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.37%) PROIV
4 1 (1.37%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.59%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 22 (30.14%) Linux Specialist
3 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Graduate
6 7 (9.59%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Report Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Report Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Android Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Integration Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) LAMP
2 13 (17.81%) .NET
3 11 (15.07%) Velocity
4 7 (9.59%) REST
4 7 (9.59%) SOAP
4 7 (9.59%) Spring
4 7 (9.59%) Web Services
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) HTML
5 5 (6.85%) Java EE
6 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.74%) ADO.NET
7 2 (2.74%) Angular 2
7 2 (2.74%) Middleware
7 2 (2.74%) Node.js
7 2 (2.74%) React
7 2 (2.74%) WPF
8 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.95%) Linux
2 25 (34.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Windows
4 6 (8.22%) Unix
5 3 (4.11%) Android
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Computer Science
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) TDD
4 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
5 13 (17.81%) BDD
6 11 (15.07%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.33%) CRM
7 9 (12.33%) MVC
8 7 (9.59%) AOP
8 7 (9.59%) Cross-Platform Development
8 7 (9.59%) ITIL
8 7 (9.59%) Scrum
9 5 (6.85%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (6.85%) High Availability
9 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.85%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) Python
2 30 (41.10%) Bash Shell
3 25 (34.25%) Perl
4 24 (32.88%) SQL
5 16 (21.92%) C#
6 15 (20.55%) Java
7 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (9.59%) Java 8
9 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.48%) PHP
11 3 (4.11%) C++
11 3 (4.11%) Delphi
11 3 (4.11%) Go
12 1 (1.37%) C
12 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (6.85%) Master's Degree
3 5 (6.85%) Postgraduate
3 5 (6.85%) RHCE
4 2 (2.74%) LPIC
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 31 (42.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (32.88%) iptables
2 24 (32.88%) NFS
2 24 (32.88%) Postfix
2 24 (32.88%) Samba
2 24 (32.88%) VMware Server
3 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.11%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (39.73%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Ansible
2 5 (6.85%) Munin
2 5 (6.85%) Nagios
2 5 (6.85%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) VMware
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle
4 5 (6.85%) Clearswift
5 4 (5.48%) BT
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) Juniper
7 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.74%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix
8 1 (1.37%) F5
8 1 (1.37%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.37%) NGA Human Resources
8 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds