Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 65 100
Rank change year-on-year +28 +35 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 261 182 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.13% 4.42% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.35% 16.87% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 255 174 94
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £25,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

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 1,168 1,079 1,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 27.42% 26.21% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 876 859 1,186
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £25,164
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 August 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 21 August 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 -4 63 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Stevenage +12 39 £47,500 +22.58% 1
St Albans +18 36 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Welwyn Garden City -15 36 £52,500 - 1
Borehamwood +9 32 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bishop's Stortford +2 14 £28,750 +10.58%
Watford -2 12 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Hertford +19 11 £22,500 -10.00%
Hemel Hempstead +14 4 £25,500 -
Potters Bar - 2 £65,000 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 261 (100.00%) Degree
2 245 (93.87%) Computer Science
3 85 (32.57%) SQL
4 83 (31.80%) Mathematics
5 71 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (26.05%) Java
7 62 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
8 58 (22.22%) C#
8 58 (22.22%) .NET
9 55 (21.07%) JavaScript
9 55 (21.07%) OO
9 55 (21.07%) Git (software)
10 51 (19.54%) Python
11 46 (17.62%) Information Security
11 46 (17.62%) SIEM
12 43 (16.48%) Mobile App
12 43 (16.48%) DevOps
12 43 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (15.71%) SQL Server
13 41 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (14.94%) Velocity
14 39 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
15 38 (14.56%) Linux
15 38 (14.56%) User Experience
16 37 (14.18%) Firewall
17 36 (13.79%) SDLC
17 36 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
18 35 (13.41%) ITIL
18 35 (13.41%) HTML
19 32 (12.26%) Web Development

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 (8.05%) OpenStack
2 17 (6.51%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.21%) Drupal
3 11 (4.21%) Oracle Service Bus
3 11 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.83%) GlassFish
5 7 (2.68%) JBoss
6 6 (2.30%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 62 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.13%) Office 365
4 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.15%) GitHub
5 3 (1.15%) Google Play
6 1 (0.38%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.18%) Firewall
2 25 (9.58%) Network Security
3 23 (8.81%) TCP/IP
4 16 (6.13%) DNS
5 11 (4.21%) DHCP
6 7 (2.68%) BGP
6 7 (2.68%) MPLS
6 7 (2.68%) OSPF
7 6 (2.30%) WAN
8 5 (1.92%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.92%) SNMP
8 5 (1.92%) VXLAN
9 3 (1.15%) 802.11
9 3 (1.15%) DVB
9 3 (1.15%) Internet
9 3 (1.15%) RTP
10 2 (0.77%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.77%) Junos
10 2 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.68%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 6 (2.30%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.30%) Redis
5 5 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.77%) Big Data
6 2 (0.77%) MySQL
7 1 (0.38%) Power BI
7 1 (0.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (21.07%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.96%) LabVIEW
3 24 (9.20%) Subversion
4 21 (8.05%) Selenium
5 15 (5.75%) JIRA
6 14 (5.36%) Redmine
7 11 (4.21%) MSTest
7 11 (4.21%) NUnit
7 11 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (3.83%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.68%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.68%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (2.30%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.30%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.92%) Bower
11 5 (1.92%) Gradle
11 5 (1.92%) Grunt
11 5 (1.92%) gulp
11 5 (1.92%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (6.51%) Telecoms
2 13 (4.98%) Advertising
2 13 (4.98%) Retail
3 6 (2.30%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.53%) Games
5 3 (1.15%) Electronics
5 3 (1.15%) Finance
5 3 (1.15%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.77%) Automotive
6 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 145 (55.56%) Developer
2 54 (20.69%) Software Developer
3 48 (18.39%) C# Developer
4 47 (18.01%) .NET Developer
5 43 (16.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (16.09%) Java Developer
7 34 (13.03%) Analyst
7 34 (13.03%) C# Software Developer
8 30 (11.49%) .NET Software Developer
9 29 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 28 (10.73%) Team Leader
11 24 (9.20%) Senior Developer
12 22 (8.43%) Graduate
13 19 (7.28%) Graduate Developer
14 18 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (5.75%) Lead Developer
15 15 (5.75%) Lead Java Developer
16 14 (5.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 14 (5.36%) Senior C# Developer
17 13 (4.98%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (22.22%) .NET
2 39 (14.94%) Velocity
3 35 (13.41%) HTML
4 32 (12.26%) AngularJS
4 32 (12.26%) CSS
5 17 (6.51%) HTML5
5 17 (6.51%) Node.js
5 17 (6.51%) Web Services
6 15 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 14 (5.36%) Middleware
8 13 (4.98%) CSS3
9 12 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (4.21%) jQuery
10 11 (4.21%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (3.83%) Spring
12 8 (3.07%) React
12 8 (3.07%) REST
12 8 (3.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 245 (93.87%) Computer Science
2 43 (16.48%) Mobile App
3 38 (14.56%) User Experience
4 32 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (9.58%) Security Operations Centre
7 16 (6.13%) Private Cloud
8 14 (5.36%) Robotics
9 12 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (4.21%) Acoustics
11 9 (3.45%) Video\Live Streaming
12 8 (3.07%) Data Structures
13 7 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (2.30%) Algorithms
14 6 (2.30%) Fat Client
14 6 (2.30%) Thin Client
15 4 (1.53%) Data Centre
15 4 (1.53%) MPEG
15 4 (1.53%) Replication
16 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.56%) Linux
2 25 (9.58%) Windows
3 23 (8.81%) Unix
4 12 (4.60%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.83%) AIX
5 10 (3.83%) CoreOS
6 8 (3.07%) Android
7 5 (1.92%) Debian
8 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.80%) Mathematics
2 71 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (21.07%) OO
4 46 (17.62%) Information Security
4 46 (17.62%) SIEM
5 43 (16.48%) DevOps
5 43 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
6 41 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
7 36 (13.79%) SDLC
8 35 (13.41%) ITIL
9 32 (12.26%) Web Development
10 28 (10.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (10.34%) BDD
11 27 (10.34%) CRM
11 27 (10.34%) TDD
12 25 (9.58%) Security Operations
13 23 (8.81%) Physics
13 23 (8.81%) Software Engineering
13 23 (8.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.57%) SQL
2 68 (26.05%) Java
3 58 (22.22%) C#
4 55 (21.07%) JavaScript
5 51 (19.54%) Python
6 31 (11.88%) C++
7 16 (6.13%) C
8 13 (4.98%) PHP
9 9 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.68%) Java 8
10 7 (2.68%) MATLAB
10 7 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.30%) R
12 3 (1.15%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.15%) Java 9
12 3 (1.15%) Scala
12 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.77%) Ada
13 2 (0.77%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 261 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.83%) CEH
4 10 (3.83%) CISSP
4 10 (3.83%) GSEC
4 10 (3.83%) SSCP
5 7 (2.68%) CCIE
5 7 (2.68%) CCNP
5 7 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.30%) MCSE
7 5 (1.92%) JNCIE
7 5 (1.92%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.34%) GDPR
2 25 (9.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (9.58%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.45%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) GCP
4 3 (1.15%) PMO
5 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.77%) GxP
6 1 (0.38%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.38%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (7.66%) Docker
2 17 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.75%) Ceph
3 15 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (4.21%) Active Directory
5 10 (3.83%) Firmware
6 6 (2.30%) XenApp
7 5 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (7.66%) Puppet
2 18 (6.90%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.92%) Ansible
4 2 (0.77%) Consul
4 2 (0.77%) Graphite
5 1 (0.38%) Grafana
5 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 22 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.66%) Oracle
3 17 (6.51%) VMware
4 11 (4.21%) NetApp
4 11 (4.21%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.83%) ArcSight
5 10 (3.83%) Google
5 10 (3.83%) LogRhythm
5 10 (3.83%) Splunk
6 8 (3.07%) Juniper
7 7 (2.68%) Citrix
8 6 (2.30%) IBM
9 5 (1.92%) Cisco
9 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.92%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.15%) Aruba
11 2 (0.77%) Foundry
12 1 (0.38%) Cognos
12 1 (0.38%) F5
12 1 (0.38%) Tableau