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

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 76 105
Rank change year-on-year -1 +29 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 178 163 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.70% 3.61% 2.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.98% 13.21% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 170 180 131
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +2.27% +0.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £68,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -0.66%

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 1,188 1,234 1,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.68% 27.37% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 984 979 1,171
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -

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 February 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 February 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 +3 77 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Welwyn Garden City -18 22 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Bishop's Stortford +3 21 £32,500 -40.91% 1
Borehamwood -8 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
St Albans 0 12 £55,000 - 2
Watford -6 10 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead -5 7 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Stevenage 0 4 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Rickmansworth - 3 £42,000 -
Letchworth +5 1 £72,500 +66.67%
Hertford -11 1 £22,500 -30.77%
Tring - 1 £27,500 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Degree
2 173 (97.19%) Computer Science
3 66 (37.08%) Mathematics
4 64 (35.96%) JavaScript
5 62 (34.83%) SQL
5 62 (34.83%) Java
6 60 (33.71%) Software Engineering
7 59 (33.15%) HTML
8 50 (28.09%) OO
9 47 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (24.72%) CSS
11 43 (24.16%) Python
12 42 (23.60%) Oracle
13 40 (22.47%) Linux
14 39 (21.91%) Open Source
14 39 (21.91%) Mobile App
15 38 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
15 38 (21.35%) SDLC
16 35 (19.66%) .NET
16 35 (19.66%) Git (software)
17 32 (17.98%) C#
18 31 (17.42%) Microsoft
18 31 (17.42%) MVC
18 31 (17.42%) Puppet
18 31 (17.42%) OpenStack
19 30 (16.85%) Physics
19 30 (16.85%) jQuery
20 29 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
20 29 (16.29%) HTML5
21 28 (15.73%) ASP.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 31 (17.42%) OpenStack
2 18 (10.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (10.11%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.18%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (3.93%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.37%) JBoss
6 2 (1.12%) Confluence
6 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.67%) Office 365
4 13 (7.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 12 (6.74%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (6.74%) Google App Engine
5 12 (6.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (6.74%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (1.12%) SaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.17%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.18%) NAS
3 10 (5.62%) DHCP
3 10 (5.62%) DNS
4 6 (3.37%) Network Security
5 5 (2.81%) Skype
6 2 (1.12%) Firewall
6 2 (1.12%) SAN
6 2 (1.12%) SMTP
7 1 (0.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.99%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.37%) MySQL
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.61%) Selenium
3 25 (14.04%) NUnit
4 22 (12.36%) Subversion
5 18 (10.11%) Jasmine
5 18 (10.11%) MSTest
5 18 (10.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 15 (8.43%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.06%) LabVIEW
8 8 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (3.93%) Moq
9 7 (3.93%) SpecFlow
10 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.81%) Gradle
11 5 (2.81%) JUnit
12 4 (2.25%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.69%) Maven
14 2 (1.12%) Bower
14 2 (1.12%) Grunt
14 2 (1.12%) gulp
General
1 18 (10.11%) Advertising
2 12 (6.74%) Games
3 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.37%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.81%) Publishing
6 4 (2.25%) Finance
7 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.12%) Automotive
8 2 (1.12%) Marketing
8 2 (1.12%) Retail
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 106 (59.55%) Developer
2 55 (30.90%) Java Developer
3 30 (16.85%) Senior Developer
4 20 (11.24%) Graduate
5 19 (10.67%) Lead Developer
6 17 (9.55%) .NET Developer
7 15 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.43%) C# Developer
7 15 (8.43%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (8.43%) Software Developer
8 12 (6.74%) C++ Developer
8 12 (6.74%) C++ Software Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Graduate Java Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Platform Engineer
8 12 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.18%) Administrator
9 11 (6.18%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (6.18%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (33.15%) HTML
2 44 (24.72%) CSS
3 35 (19.66%) .NET
4 30 (16.85%) jQuery
5 29 (16.29%) HTML5
6 28 (15.73%) ASP.NET
7 25 (14.04%) AngularJS
7 25 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (13.48%) Web Services
9 22 (12.36%) CSS3
10 18 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (10.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (6.18%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (6.18%) Middleware
12 10 (5.62%) Node.js
12 10 (5.62%) PhoneGap
12 10 (5.62%) Swing
12 10 (5.62%) XML
13 8 (4.49%) Spring
14 7 (3.93%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 173 (97.19%) Computer Science
2 39 (21.91%) Mobile App
3 24 (13.48%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.30%) User Experience
6 10 (5.62%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.62%) Robotics
7 8 (4.49%) Fat Client
7 8 (4.49%) Life Science
7 8 (4.49%) Private Cloud
7 8 (4.49%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.81%) Acoustics
8 5 (2.81%) Online Games
9 4 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.25%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.69%) SCADA
11 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.56%) PMI
11 1 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.47%) Linux
2 27 (15.17%) Unix
3 26 (14.61%) Windows
4 22 (12.36%) CoreOS
4 22 (12.36%) Debian
4 22 (12.36%) Ubuntu
5 10 (5.62%) AIX
6 9 (5.06%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.12%) Android
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.08%) Mathematics
2 60 (33.71%) Software Engineering
3 50 (28.09%) OO
4 47 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (21.91%) Open Source
6 38 (21.35%) SDLC
7 31 (17.42%) MVC
8 30 (16.85%) Physics
9 29 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (15.17%) DevOps
11 25 (14.04%) Test Automation
12 23 (12.92%) Configuration Management
13 22 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (12.36%) Prototyping
13 22 (12.36%) Server Building
14 20 (11.24%) Collaborative Working
15 19 (10.67%) ITIL
16 18 (10.11%) Continuous Deployment
16 18 (10.11%) SOA
16 18 (10.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (35.96%) JavaScript
2 62 (34.83%) Java
2 62 (34.83%) SQL
3 43 (24.16%) Python
4 32 (17.98%) C#
5 17 (9.55%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.30%) C++
7 8 (4.49%) Perl
8 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.12%) Groovy
10 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) Ada
11 1 (0.56%) C
11 1 (0.56%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
11 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 178 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.49%) MCSE
4 6 (3.37%) CISSP
5 5 (2.81%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.69%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) CCNA
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) PgMP
8 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PMP
8 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) MISRA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (14.04%) Docker
2 23 (12.92%) Ceph
3 11 (6.18%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.49%) XenApp
7 4 (2.25%) Firmware
8 2 (1.12%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (17.42%) Puppet
2 25 (14.04%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.25%) Ansible
4 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (23.60%) Oracle
2 31 (17.42%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.11%) Xamarin
4 17 (9.55%) Google
4 17 (9.55%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (9.55%) Sitecore
5 12 (6.74%) VMware
6 11 (6.18%) IBM
7 10 (5.62%) Citrix
7 10 (5.62%) NetApp
8 2 (1.12%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) Demandware