Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 73 100
Rank change year-on-year +26 +27 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 208 178 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.15% 4.23% 2.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.70% 16.71% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 207 171 112
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £25,125
90th Percentile £69,850 £62,500 £66,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 1,175 1,065 1,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.11% 25.28% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 851 877 1,100
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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
Hatfield -5 46 £65,000 +8.33% 12
St Albans +26 37 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Borehamwood +10 32 £42,500 +6.25%
Stevenage +21 24 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Welwyn Garden City -17 22 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Hertford +19 11 £22,500 -10.00%
Bishop's Stortford -4 7 £27,500 -20.29% 4
Watford -13 6 £43,750 +12.90%
Hemel Hempstead +10 5 £25,500 -15.00% 2
Potters Bar - 2 £65,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £67,500 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Degree
2 192 (92.31%) Computer Science
3 82 (39.42%) Mathematics
4 62 (29.81%) SQL
5 55 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (25.00%) Python
7 51 (24.52%) Java
8 46 (22.12%) C#
8 46 (22.12%) Git (software)
8 46 (22.12%) DevOps
9 44 (21.15%) OO
10 43 (20.67%) .NET
10 43 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
11 41 (19.71%) Velocity
12 39 (18.75%) Physics
12 39 (18.75%) SDLC
13 38 (18.27%) JavaScript
14 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 33 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (15.38%) SIEM
16 32 (15.38%) Information Security
17 31 (14.90%) Mobile App
18 30 (14.42%) SQL Server
19 29 (13.94%) Web Development
19 29 (13.94%) User Experience
19 29 (13.94%) AngularJS
20 28 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (12.98%) Linux
21 27 (12.98%) Unix
21 27 (12.98%) Firewall

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 21 (10.10%) OpenStack
2 14 (6.73%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.29%) Drupal
3 11 (5.29%) GlassFish
4 8 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.44%) Apache
5 3 (1.44%) JBoss
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) InVision
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.88%) Office 365
5 5 (2.40%) Google App Engine
6 4 (1.92%) Google Play
7 3 (1.44%) GitHub
8 2 (0.96%) IaaS
8 2 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.98%) Firewall
2 23 (11.06%) TCP/IP
3 17 (8.17%) Network Security
4 9 (4.33%) DNS
5 5 (2.40%) BGP
5 5 (2.40%) MPLS
5 5 (2.40%) OSPF
5 5 (2.40%) WAN
6 4 (1.92%) DHCP
7 3 (1.44%) 802.11
7 3 (1.44%) DVB
7 3 (1.44%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.44%) Internet
7 3 (1.44%) RTP
7 3 (1.44%) SNMP
7 3 (1.44%) VXLAN
7 3 (1.44%) Wireless
8 2 (0.96%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.96%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.77%) Redis
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.96%) MySQL
8 1 (0.48%) Power BI
8 1 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (22.12%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.02%) LabVIEW
3 20 (9.62%) JIRA
4 19 (9.13%) Redmine
4 19 (9.13%) Subversion
5 9 (4.33%) Selenium
6 6 (2.88%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.88%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.92%) Android Studio
8 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.96%) JUnit
9 2 (0.96%) webpack
10 1 (0.48%) Bower
10 1 (0.48%) Grunt
10 1 (0.48%) gulp
10 1 (0.48%) MSTest
10 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.37%) Aerospace
3 6 (2.88%) Games
4 4 (1.92%) Advertising
4 4 (1.92%) Retail
5 3 (1.44%) Finance
5 3 (1.44%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (58.17%) Developer
2 54 (25.96%) Software Developer
3 37 (17.79%) .NET Developer
4 33 (15.87%) C# Developer
5 32 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 31 (14.90%) C# Software Developer
7 29 (13.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (12.98%) .NET Software Developer
9 25 (12.02%) Analyst
10 24 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (9.13%) Team Leader
12 18 (8.65%) Lead Developer
13 16 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
14 15 (7.21%) Graduate
14 15 (7.21%) Senior Developer
15 13 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
17 11 (5.29%) Architect
18 8 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
19 7 (3.37%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.67%) .NET
2 41 (19.71%) Velocity
3 29 (13.94%) AngularJS
4 22 (10.58%) HTML
5 19 (9.13%) CSS
5 19 (9.13%) Node.js
6 8 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (3.85%) Web Services
7 7 (3.37%) Spring
8 5 (2.40%) Flash
8 5 (2.40%) JSON
9 4 (1.92%) Android SDK
9 4 (1.92%) HTML5
9 4 (1.92%) iOS SDK
9 4 (1.92%) Middleware
9 4 (1.92%) React
9 4 (1.92%) SOAP
9 4 (1.92%) Spring Boot
10 3 (1.44%) 802.1X
10 3 (1.44%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 192 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.90%) Mobile App
3 29 (13.94%) User Experience
4 25 (12.02%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (8.17%) Security Operations Centre
7 12 (5.77%) Private Cloud
8 10 (4.81%) Video\Live Streaming
9 7 (3.37%) Replication
10 6 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.92%) Robotics
12 3 (1.44%) Acoustics
12 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.44%) MPEG
13 2 (0.96%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.98%) Linux
1 27 (12.98%) Unix
2 18 (8.65%) Windows
3 12 (5.77%) AIX
4 11 (5.29%) CoreOS
5 8 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.37%) Android
7 6 (2.88%) Debian
8 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.42%) Mathematics
2 55 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (22.12%) DevOps
4 44 (21.15%) OO
5 39 (18.75%) Physics
5 39 (18.75%) SDLC
6 33 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (15.38%) Information Security
7 32 (15.38%) SIEM
8 29 (13.94%) Web Development
9 28 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (12.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (12.50%) CRM
12 25 (12.02%) BDD
12 25 (12.02%) TDD
13 24 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (11.06%) E-Commerce
14 23 (11.06%) ITIL
15 21 (10.10%) Software Engineering
16 20 (9.62%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (29.81%) SQL
2 52 (25.00%) Python
3 51 (24.52%) Java
4 46 (22.12%) C#
5 38 (18.27%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.17%) C++
7 15 (7.21%) PHP
8 10 (4.81%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.85%) C
9 8 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.48%) Ada
10 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.48%) Java 8
10 1 (0.48%) Java 9
10 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.48%) Scala
10 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 208 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (6.73%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (3.85%) CEH
3 8 (3.85%) CISSP
3 8 (3.85%) GSEC
3 8 (3.85%) SSCP
4 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.40%) CCIE
5 5 (2.40%) CCNP
5 5 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.44%) JNCIE
6 3 (1.44%) JNCIP
6 3 (1.44%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.17%) GDPR
1 17 (8.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (8.17%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.88%) QA
3 3 (1.44%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.48%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 20 (9.62%) Ceph
1 20 (9.62%) Docker
2 14 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.40%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.92%) Firmware
7 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (10.10%) Kubernetes
2 19 (9.13%) Puppet
3 8 (3.85%) Ansible
3 8 (3.85%) Consul
3 8 (3.85%) Graphite
4 2 (0.96%) Grafana
4 2 (0.96%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (6.73%) Google
1 14 (6.73%) VMware
2 13 (6.25%) NetApp
3 12 (5.77%) Oracle
4 8 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 8 (3.85%) LogRhythm
4 8 (3.85%) Splunk
5 7 (3.37%) Juniper
5 7 (3.37%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.88%) Cisco
6 6 (2.88%) IBM
7 4 (1.92%) Aruba
8 3 (1.44%) Citrix
9 2 (0.96%) F5
9 2 (0.96%) Foundry
10 1 (0.48%) Cognos
10 1 (0.48%) Tableau
10 1 (0.48%) Xamarin