Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 59 111
Rank change year-on-year +2 +52 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 232 183 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.88% 4.33% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 15.94% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 227 194 103
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -9.09% -2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £68,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +27.39% -1.88% -

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 1,160 1,148 1,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.42% 27.17% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 942 905 1,169
Hertfordshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -9 70 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Welwyn Garden City -13 47 £60,000 +84.62% 1
St Albans +14 31 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Stevenage +23 24 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Borehamwood 0 21 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bishop's Stortford +6 15 £30,000 -32.58% 1
Watford -10 12 £47,500 +26.67%
Hertford -6 2 £22,500 -30.77% 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 2 £25,500 -43.33%
Potters Bar - 2 £65,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £72,500 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Degree
2 227 (97.84%) Computer Science
3 86 (37.07%) SQL
4 66 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (28.02%) Java
6 64 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
7 60 (25.86%) OO
7 60 (25.86%) Mathematics
8 58 (25.00%) .NET
9 55 (23.71%) JavaScript
10 52 (22.41%) Mobile App
11 51 (21.98%) C#
12 50 (21.55%) Git (software)
13 44 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 44 (18.97%) Linux
14 43 (18.53%) HTML
15 42 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
17 38 (16.38%) Python
18 37 (15.95%) CSS
18 37 (15.95%) SDLC
19 36 (15.52%) Software Engineering
20 34 (14.66%) Oracle
21 33 (14.22%) ITIL
21 33 (14.22%) Microsoft
21 33 (14.22%) DevOps
22 32 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (13.79%) Open Source
23 31 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
24 30 (12.93%) HTML5

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 27 (11.64%) OpenStack
2 19 (8.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (8.19%) SharePoint
3 17 (7.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (4.74%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.31%) JBoss
6 6 (2.59%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 64 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.19%) Office 365
4 9 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.02%) Google App Engine
6 7 (3.02%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.48%) Firewall
2 18 (7.76%) TCP/IP
3 16 (6.90%) DHCP
3 16 (6.90%) DNS
4 13 (5.60%) Network Security
5 4 (1.72%) NAS
6 3 (1.29%) MPLS
6 3 (1.29%) Skype
7 2 (0.86%) BGP
7 2 (0.86%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.86%) OSPF
7 2 (0.86%) SNMP
7 2 (0.86%) VXLAN
7 2 (0.86%) WAN
8 1 (0.43%) 802.11
8 1 (0.43%) DVB
8 1 (0.43%) Internet
8 1 (0.43%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.59%) Data Mining
4 6 (2.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.16%) Big Data
6 4 (1.72%) MySQL
7 3 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.86%) Redis
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (21.55%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.64%) Selenium
3 24 (10.34%) Subversion
4 19 (8.19%) MSTest
4 19 (8.19%) NUnit
4 19 (8.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (7.76%) Jasmine
6 16 (6.90%) LabVIEW
7 10 (4.31%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.88%) Eclipse
8 9 (3.88%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (3.45%) Gradle
10 6 (2.59%) Bower
10 6 (2.59%) Grunt
10 6 (2.59%) gulp
10 6 (2.59%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.16%) JUnit
12 2 (0.86%) JIRA
12 2 (0.86%) Maven
12 2 (0.86%) Redmine
General
1 21 (9.05%) Advertising
2 16 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.31%) Retail
4 6 (2.59%) Games
5 4 (1.72%) Finance
6 3 (1.29%) Publishing
7 2 (0.86%) Electronics
7 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 139 (59.91%) Developer
2 49 (21.12%) Java Developer
3 43 (18.53%) .NET Developer
4 42 (18.10%) C# Developer
5 39 (16.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (15.95%) Senior Developer
7 32 (13.79%) Software Developer
8 25 (10.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (9.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (7.76%) Analyst
10 18 (7.76%) Architect
10 18 (7.76%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (7.76%) Graduate
10 18 (7.76%) Graduate Developer
10 18 (7.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 18 (7.76%) Senior C# Developer
10 18 (7.76%) Team Leader
11 17 (7.33%) Lead Developer
12 16 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
13 14 (6.03%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (25.00%) .NET
2 43 (18.53%) HTML
3 37 (15.95%) CSS
4 30 (12.93%) HTML5
5 29 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 28 (12.07%) Web Services
7 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET
8 23 (9.91%) CSS3
9 21 (9.05%) Velocity
10 20 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (8.62%) Middleware
11 19 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (8.19%) jQuery
11 19 (8.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (7.33%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (6.03%) Spring
14 13 (5.60%) Node.js
15 11 (4.74%) React
16 10 (4.31%) Java EE
16 10 (4.31%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 227 (97.84%) Computer Science
2 52 (22.41%) Mobile App
3 32 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (12.50%) User Experience
5 28 (12.07%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (11.21%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (8.62%) Robotics
8 15 (6.47%) Acoustics
9 14 (6.03%) Fat Client
9 14 (6.03%) Private Cloud
9 14 (6.03%) Security Operations Centre
9 14 (6.03%) Thin Client
10 8 (3.45%) Data Structures
10 8 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (3.02%) Algorithms
12 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.29%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.29%) Online Games
13 3 (1.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.97%) Linux
2 29 (12.50%) Windows
3 19 (8.19%) Unix
4 14 (6.03%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.17%) CoreOS
5 12 (5.17%) Debian
5 12 (5.17%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.59%) Android
7 5 (2.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.86%) Mathematics
2 60 (25.86%) OO
3 42 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (15.95%) SDLC
6 36 (15.52%) Software Engineering
7 33 (14.22%) DevOps
7 33 (14.22%) ITIL
8 32 (13.79%) Open Source
9 30 (12.93%) MVC
10 28 (12.07%) Information Security
10 28 (12.07%) SIEM
10 28 (12.07%) Test Automation
11 26 (11.21%) Web Development
12 25 (10.78%) Collaborative Working
13 23 (9.91%) TDD
14 22 (9.48%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (9.48%) SOA
15 20 (8.62%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 86 (37.07%) SQL
2 65 (28.02%) Java
3 55 (23.71%) JavaScript
4 51 (21.98%) C#
5 38 (16.38%) Python
6 28 (12.07%) C++
7 17 (7.33%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.31%) C
9 7 (3.02%) Java 8
9 7 (3.02%) MATLAB
9 7 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.59%) R
11 4 (1.72%) Perl
12 3 (1.29%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.29%) Scala
13 2 (0.86%) Java 9
13 2 (0.86%) PHP
13 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.43%) Ada
14 1 (0.43%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 232 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (6.03%) MCSE
2 14 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.45%) CEH
3 8 (3.45%) CISSP
3 8 (3.45%) GSEC
3 8 (3.45%) SSCP
4 6 (2.59%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.86%) CCIE
6 2 (0.86%) CCNP
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.86%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.86%) JNCIP
6 2 (0.86%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.43%) PgMP
7 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PMP
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.47%) GDPR
2 14 (6.03%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (3.88%) QA
5 4 (1.72%) PMO
6 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.86%) GCP
6 2 (0.86%) GxP
7 1 (0.43%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.43%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (8.62%) Docker
2 15 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.03%) Firmware
3 14 (6.03%) XenApp
4 13 (5.60%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 21 (9.05%) Puppet
2 17 (7.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.72%) Ansible
4 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (14.66%) Oracle
2 33 (14.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.19%) Xamarin
4 15 (6.47%) VMware
5 14 (6.03%) Citrix
6 13 (5.60%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (5.60%) Sitecore
7 12 (5.17%) Google
8 8 (3.45%) ArcSight
8 8 (3.45%) LogRhythm
8 8 (3.45%) Splunk
9 6 (2.59%) IBM
10 5 (2.16%) NetApp
11 2 (0.86%) Juniper