Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 79 114
Rank change year-on-year +6 +35 -36
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 172 153 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.88% 3.41% 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.23% 11.39% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 166 155 131
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 1060 1343 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.90% 29.93% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1054 1367
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,425 £66,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,627
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.44% +2.65%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +4 60 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Bishop's Stortford +1 24 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Borehamwood -15 21 £45,000 +20.00%
Watford -2 11 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 11 £45,000 +16.13% 1
Stevenage +7 9 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Hemel Hempstead +12 8 £30,000 -33.33% 1
St Albans -1 7 £66,250 +35.20%
Letchworth -2 4 £42,500 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £42,000 -
Hertford -5 1 £22,500 -30.77%
Tring - 1 £27,500 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 172 (100.00%) Degree
2 167 (97.09%) Computer Science
3 78 (45.35%) Software Engineering
4 65 (37.79%) JavaScript
5 63 (36.63%) Java
6 62 (36.05%) Mathematics
7 60 (34.88%) HTML
8 53 (30.81%) SQL
9 47 (27.33%) OO
10 43 (25.00%) CSS
11 41 (23.84%) Python
11 41 (23.84%) SDLC
12 38 (22.09%) Oracle
12 38 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (19.77%) Physics
14 32 (18.60%) Windows
15 30 (17.44%) Microsoft
15 30 (17.44%) Open Source
16 29 (16.86%) Mobile App
16 29 (16.86%) C++
16 29 (16.86%) jQuery
17 28 (16.28%) Telecoms
18 27 (15.70%) Linux
18 27 (15.70%) Git (software)
18 27 (15.70%) Puppet
19 26 (15.12%) HTML5
19 26 (15.12%) C#
19 26 (15.12%) MVC
20 25 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
21 24 (13.95%) .NET

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 18 (10.47%) OpenStack
2 15 (8.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.33%) Confluence
6 3 (1.74%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.16%) JBoss
7 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) Simulink
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.05%) Office 365
3 18 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (4.07%) Google App Engine
4 7 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.07%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (1.74%) SaaS
6 2 (1.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.88%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.23%) NAS
3 8 (4.65%) Skype
4 6 (3.49%) Network Security
5 4 (2.33%) DHCP
5 4 (2.33%) DNS
6 2 (1.16%) Firewall
6 2 (1.16%) SAN
6 2 (1.16%) SMTP
7 1 (0.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.63%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.74%) MySQL
6 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.58%) Big Data
7 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.79%) NUnit
3 21 (12.21%) LabVIEW
4 19 (11.05%) Selenium
5 16 (9.30%) Subversion
6 15 (8.72%) Jasmine
6 15 (8.72%) MSTest
6 15 (8.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 14 (8.14%) Visual Studio
8 11 (6.40%) Jenkins
9 10 (5.81%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (4.07%) Moq
10 7 (4.07%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.91%) Gradle
12 3 (1.74%) Maven
12 3 (1.74%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.16%) Bower
13 2 (1.16%) Grunt
13 2 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (16.28%) Telecoms
2 21 (12.21%) Aerospace
3 20 (11.63%) Advertising
3 20 (11.63%) Games
4 8 (4.65%) Finance
5 7 (4.07%) Automotive
6 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.49%) Publishing
7 4 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.74%) Marketing
9 2 (1.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (59.30%) Developer
2 57 (33.14%) Java Developer
3 26 (15.12%) Senior Developer
4 23 (13.37%) Graduate
4 23 (13.37%) Software Developer
5 21 (12.21%) C++ Developer
5 21 (12.21%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Graduate Java Developer
7 15 (8.72%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) Junior
9 10 (5.81%) Administrator
9 10 (5.81%) Lead Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Analyst
11 8 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.65%) Unix Administrator
11 8 (4.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.07%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.88%) HTML
2 43 (25.00%) CSS
3 29 (16.86%) jQuery
4 26 (15.12%) HTML5
5 24 (13.95%) .NET
5 24 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 22 (12.79%) AngularJS
6 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (8.72%) CSS3
8 15 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (7.56%) Swing
10 12 (6.98%) Web Services
11 9 (5.23%) Middleware
11 9 (5.23%) XML
12 8 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (4.65%) Node.js
12 8 (4.65%) React
13 7 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (3.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 167 (97.09%) Computer Science
2 29 (16.86%) Mobile App
3 23 (13.37%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (8.14%) Video\Live Streaming
5 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.40%) Robotics
7 10 (5.81%) User Experience
8 8 (4.65%) Life Science
9 7 (4.07%) Acoustics
9 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.91%) Online Games
11 3 (1.74%) SCADA
12 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
12 2 (1.16%) iPad
12 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
12 2 (1.16%) Replication
12 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.60%) Windows
2 27 (15.70%) Linux
3 17 (9.88%) Unix
4 15 (8.72%) CoreOS
4 15 (8.72%) Debian
4 15 (8.72%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.65%) AIX
6 6 (3.49%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Android
9 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (45.35%) Software Engineering
2 62 (36.05%) Mathematics
3 47 (27.33%) OO
4 41 (23.84%) SDLC
5 38 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (19.77%) Physics
7 30 (17.44%) Open Source
8 26 (15.12%) MVC
9 22 (12.79%) Multithreading
9 22 (12.79%) OOD
9 22 (12.79%) Web Development
10 19 (11.05%) DevOps
11 18 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (10.47%) Test Automation
12 17 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
12 17 (9.88%) Configuration Management
12 17 (9.88%) Data Analysis
13 15 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (8.72%) Server Building
13 15 (8.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 65 (37.79%) JavaScript
2 63 (36.63%) Java
3 53 (30.81%) SQL
4 41 (23.84%) Python
5 29 (16.86%) C++
6 26 (15.12%) C#
7 18 (10.47%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.40%) Perl
9 8 (4.65%) C
10 7 (4.07%) PHP
11 6 (3.49%) Ada
12 3 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.74%) Groovy
12 3 (1.74%) Scala
13 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.58%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 172 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.49%) CISSP
4 6 (3.49%) MCSA
5 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.91%) MCSE
5 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.74%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) MCP
7 1 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.58%) PgMP
7 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) MISRA
3 5 (2.91%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (9.88%) Docker
2 16 (9.30%) Ceph
3 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.91%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.33%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (15.70%) Puppet
2 18 (10.47%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.33%) Ansible
4 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (22.09%) Oracle
2 30 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.72%) Xamarin
4 12 (6.98%) Google
4 12 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (6.98%) Sitecore
5 10 (5.81%) IBM
6 9 (5.23%) Citrix
6 9 (5.23%) VMware
7 8 (4.65%) NetApp
8 3 (1.74%) Demandware
9 2 (1.16%) HP