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

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 76 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 140 174 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.64% 3.90% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.33% 16.34% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 140 168 160
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 1,135 1,065 1,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.51% 23.89% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 780 896 1,035
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £66,400
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.15%

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 December 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 December 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
St Albans +30 32 £52,500 -19.23%
Hatfield -16 30 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Borehamwood +15 23 £40,000 -11.11%
Welwyn Garden City -20 17 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Stevenage +12 11 £52,500 +35.48% 3
Hertford +13 5 £22,500 - 1
Watford -14 4 £36,500 -2.67% 1
Berkhamsted - 4 £30,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -7 2 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead +11 1 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Degree
2 126 (90.00%) Computer Science
3 60 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 45 (32.14%) SQL
5 43 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (29.29%) Java
7 37 (26.43%) Python
8 36 (25.71%) C#
9 35 (25.00%) Physics
9 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 35 (25.00%) DevOps
10 34 (24.29%) Velocity
11 31 (22.14%) .NET
12 30 (21.43%) OO
12 30 (21.43%) SDLC
13 26 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
14 25 (17.86%) User Experience
15 24 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (17.14%) CRM
16 23 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
16 23 (16.43%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (15.71%) BDD
17 22 (15.71%) TDD
17 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
18 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
18 21 (15.00%) Mobile App
19 20 (14.29%) Web Development
20 19 (13.57%) Greenfield Project
20 19 (13.57%) Problem-Solving

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 16 (11.43%) OpenStack
2 11 (7.86%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.43%) GlassFish
4 8 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.29%) Apache
6 5 (3.57%) Drupal
7 2 (1.43%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.71%) InVision
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (5.00%) Google App Engine
5 5 (3.57%) Office 365
6 3 (2.14%) Google Play
7 2 (1.43%) GitHub
7 2 (1.43%) IaaS
7 2 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.14%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.43%) Firewall
2 9 (6.43%) Network Security
3 8 (5.71%) DNS
4 4 (2.86%) WAN
5 2 (1.43%) BGP
5 2 (1.43%) DHCP
5 2 (1.43%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.43%) Internet
5 2 (1.43%) LAN
5 2 (1.43%) MPLS
5 2 (1.43%) OSPF
5 2 (1.43%) SNMP
5 2 (1.43%) VXLAN
5 2 (1.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.71%) SMTP
6 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.86%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.71%) Redis
4 7 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) Power BI
6 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.14%) LabVIEW
3 12 (8.57%) JIRA
3 12 (8.57%) Subversion
4 11 (7.86%) Redmine
5 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.14%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.43%) Selenium
7 2 (1.43%) webpack
8 1 (0.71%) Bower
8 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.71%) Gradle
8 1 (0.71%) Grunt
8 1 (0.71%) gulp
8 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.71%) JUnit
8 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (4.29%) Aerospace
1 6 (4.29%) Games
1 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.14%) Retail
3 2 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (65.00%) Developer
2 39 (27.86%) Software Developer
3 31 (22.14%) .NET Developer
4 27 (19.29%) Java Developer
5 23 (16.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (16.43%) C# Developer
6 22 (15.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (15.71%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (12.14%) Lead Developer
9 15 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
10 14 (10.00%) Analyst
11 12 (8.57%) Senior Developer
12 10 (7.14%) Graduate
12 10 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (7.14%) Team Leader
13 8 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
14 7 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
15 6 (4.29%) C++ Developer
15 6 (4.29%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.29%) Velocity
2 31 (22.14%) .NET
3 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
4 14 (10.00%) Node.js
5 11 (7.86%) HTML
6 10 (7.14%) CSS
7 8 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (5.00%) Spring
9 5 (3.57%) Flash
9 5 (3.57%) Spring Boot
10 4 (2.86%) React
10 4 (2.86%) Web Services
11 3 (2.14%) Android SDK
11 3 (2.14%) iOS SDK
12 2 (1.43%) Express
12 2 (1.43%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.43%) Java EE
12 2 (1.43%) React Native
12 2 (1.43%) Sass
12 2 (1.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.86%) User Experience
2 21 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 19 (13.57%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.43%) Private Cloud
5 9 (6.43%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (4.29%) Video\Live Streaming
7 5 (3.57%) Replication
8 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.43%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.71%) Life Science
10 1 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.14%) Linux
1 17 (12.14%) Unix
2 14 (10.00%) Windows
3 10 (7.14%) AIX
4 9 (6.43%) CoreOS
5 7 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.86%) Debian
7 3 (2.14%) Android
7 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 60 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 43 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (25.00%) DevOps
4 35 (25.00%) Physics
5 30 (21.43%) OO
5 30 (21.43%) SDLC
6 24 (17.14%) CRM
7 23 (16.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (15.71%) BDD
8 22 (15.71%) TDD
9 20 (14.29%) Web Development
10 19 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (12.86%) Systems Engineering
12 16 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (11.43%) Information Security
12 16 (11.43%) ITIL
12 16 (11.43%) SIEM
12 16 (11.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.14%) SQL
2 41 (29.29%) Java
3 37 (26.43%) Python
4 36 (25.71%) C#
5 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (7.86%) C++
7 9 (6.43%) PHP
8 8 (5.71%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.14%) Delphi
11 2 (1.43%) C
12 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.71%) Java 8
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 140 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.43%) CCIE
4 2 (1.43%) CCNP
4 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.43%) JNCIE
4 2 (1.43%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) GDPR
1 9 (6.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (6.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 16 (11.43%) Ceph
2 14 (10.00%) Docker
3 12 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.71%) iptables
6 1 (0.71%) NFS
6 1 (0.71%) Postfix
6 1 (0.71%) Samba
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (11.43%) Kubernetes
2 15 (10.71%) Puppet
3 8 (5.71%) Consul
3 8 (5.71%) Graphite
4 5 (3.57%) Ansible
5 2 (1.43%) Grafana
5 2 (1.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (10.00%) Google
2 12 (8.57%) VMware
3 11 (7.86%) NetApp
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle
5 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.86%) Cisco
6 4 (2.86%) IBM
6 4 (2.86%) Juniper
7 2 (1.43%) Aruba
7 2 (1.43%) Citrix
7 2 (1.43%) F5
8 1 (0.71%) Cognos
8 1 (0.71%) Tableau