The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 44
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 164 182 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.66% 7.05% 5.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.10% 16.13% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 149 139 134
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +6.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 816 1128 1130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 38.11% 43.72% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 654 876 857
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,436
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Hertfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Hertfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Hertfordshire

Computer Science
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +5 38 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Hatfield +2 33 £57,500 -14.81% 6
Hemel Hempstead +14 24 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Watford -2 15 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Letchworth - 9 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +2 7 £52,500 +12.90% 2
Hoddesdon +1 6 £30,000 -18.36% 1
Broxbourne +1 5 £28,000 -26.79%
Hertford -6 5 £25,000 -21.87% 1
Kings Langley +2 3 £35,000 -22.22%
St Albans -12 3 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Harpenden - 2 £46,250 -
Stevenage -3 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bishop's Stortford -7 1 £24,500 -18.33%
Cheshunt - 1 £25,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 233 (78.98%) Degree
2 130 (44.07%) Software Engineering
3 112 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (36.61%) C#
5 106 (35.93%) JavaScript
6 99 (33.56%) HTML
7 94 (31.86%) AngularJS
8 87 (29.49%) CSS
9 84 (28.47%) SQL
10 79 (26.78%) OO
11 77 (26.10%) OOD
11 77 (26.10%) .NET
12 75 (25.42%) C++
13 71 (24.07%) ASP.NET
14 70 (23.73%) Java
14 70 (23.73%) MVC
15 69 (23.39%) NUnit
16 59 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 58 (19.66%) Web Development
18 57 (19.32%) Mathematics
19 56 (18.98%) Windows
20 55 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
21 52 (17.63%) jQuery
22 48 (16.27%) Node.js
23 47 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
23 47 (15.93%) Telecoms
23 47 (15.93%) Scrum
24 46 (15.59%) Microsoft
25 45 (15.25%) Oracle
25 45 (15.25%) Subversion

Computer Science
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 33 (11.19%) SharePoint
2 32 (10.85%) Oracle Service Bus
2 32 (10.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.39%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.68%) JBoss
6 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.68%) Simulink
4 1 (0.34%) GIMP
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.86%) Office 365
3 22 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.02%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (1.02%) SaaS
5 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.39%) Internet
2 4 (1.36%) Wireless
3 3 (1.02%) HTTP
3 3 (1.02%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
4 1 (0.34%) VLAN
4 1 (0.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.71%) MySQL
2 8 (2.71%) NoSQL
2 8 (2.71%) Redis
3 7 (2.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.36%) Power BI
7 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.02%) DTS
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.68%) OLAP
8 2 (0.68%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 69 (23.39%) NUnit
2 45 (15.25%) Subversion
3 44 (14.92%) LabVIEW
4 42 (14.24%) MSTest
5 39 (13.22%) Selenium
6 37 (12.54%) Git (software)
7 32 (10.85%) Jasmine
7 32 (10.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 30 (10.17%) Moq
9 26 (8.81%) Visual Studio
10 23 (7.80%) TeamCity
11 16 (5.42%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (3.73%) JIRA
13 10 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
14 8 (2.71%) SpecFlow
15 6 (2.03%) Axure RP
16 5 (1.69%) JUnit
17 4 (1.36%) Jenkins
18 2 (0.68%) Grunt
18 2 (0.68%) gulp
General
1 47 (15.93%) Telecoms
2 35 (11.86%) Advertising
3 27 (9.15%) Games
4 13 (4.41%) Finance
4 13 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (3.73%) Retail
6 7 (2.37%) Electronics
7 3 (1.02%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.02%) Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Billing
8 2 (0.68%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 183 (62.03%) Developer
2 47 (15.93%) .NET Developer
3 39 (13.22%) Software Engineer
4 36 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 35 (11.86%) Software Developer
6 29 (9.83%) C# Developer
6 29 (9.83%) Java Developer
7 26 (8.81%) Project Manager
8 25 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (8.47%) Graduate
9 24 (8.14%) Web Developer
10 23 (7.80%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (7.12%) Graduate Developer
11 21 (7.12%) Senior .NET Developer
11 21 (7.12%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (6.78%) Junior
13 19 (6.44%) Junior Developer
13 19 (6.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 18 (6.10%) C++ Developer
14 18 (6.10%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (33.56%) HTML
2 94 (31.86%) AngularJS
3 87 (29.49%) CSS
4 77 (26.10%) .NET
5 71 (24.07%) ASP.NET
6 59 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 55 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (17.63%) jQuery
9 48 (16.27%) Node.js
10 42 (14.24%) HTML5
11 39 (13.22%) KnockoutJS
12 37 (12.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 36 (12.20%) CSS3
14 32 (10.85%) Middleware
15 24 (8.14%) .NET Framework
16 22 (7.46%) Ajax
16 22 (7.46%) JSON
17 20 (6.78%) Angular 2
18 16 (5.42%) PhoneGap
18 16 (5.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.22%) User Experience
2 38 (12.88%) Mobile App
3 22 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (7.12%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.07%) Fintech
6 10 (3.39%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.39%) Thin Client
7 9 (3.05%) Robotics
8 8 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.71%) Social Media
9 7 (2.37%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.03%) FMCG
11 5 (1.69%) SCADA
12 3 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.02%) iPad
12 3 (1.02%) Life Science
12 3 (1.02%) NHS
12 3 (1.02%) Pharmacovigilance
12 3 (1.02%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.98%) Windows
2 35 (11.86%) Linux
3 7 (2.37%) Unix
4 5 (1.69%) Android
4 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (44.07%) Software Engineering
2 112 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (26.78%) OO
4 77 (26.10%) OOD
5 70 (23.73%) MVC
6 58 (19.66%) Web Development
7 57 (19.32%) Mathematics
8 47 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (15.93%) Scrum
9 43 (14.58%) SDLC
10 41 (13.90%) Physics
10 41 (13.90%) SOA
11 40 (13.56%) SOLID
12 37 (12.54%) Continuous Deployment
12 37 (12.54%) ITIL
13 36 (12.20%) DevOps
14 34 (11.53%) Front End Development
15 33 (11.19%) Automated Testing
15 33 (11.19%) Project Management
15 33 (11.19%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 108 (36.61%) C#
2 106 (35.93%) JavaScript
3 84 (28.47%) SQL
4 75 (25.42%) C++
5 70 (23.73%) Java
6 21 (7.12%) C
7 20 (6.78%) TypeScript
8 18 (6.10%) PHP
9 14 (4.75%) MATLAB
10 9 (3.05%) Ruby
11 7 (2.37%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.37%) Python
12 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.69%) F#
14 2 (0.68%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.68%) Perl
14 2 (0.68%) R
15 1 (0.34%) Ada
15 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 233 (78.98%) Degree
2 33 (11.19%) PhD
3 14 (4.75%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.39%) BC Cleared
4 10 (3.39%) MCP
5 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.69%) Postgraduate
5 5 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.02%) MCSA
7 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) CCNA
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) HND
8 1 (0.34%) MCSE
8 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.75%) SLA
2 6 (2.03%) GxP
3 2 (0.68%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.34%) MISRA
4 1 (0.34%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.69%) Docker
3 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.68%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (6.10%) Puppet
2 5 (1.69%) Kibana
3 4 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.25%) Oracle
3 33 (11.19%) Xamarin
4 23 (7.80%) Salesforce.com
4 23 (7.80%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.69%) Google
6 3 (1.02%) Citrix
6 3 (1.02%) VMware
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £35k to £40k + 20% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Roche
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage Herts
DRIVE SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: starting salary £22K
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £52332.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago