Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 31 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 353 313 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.21% 6.56% 5.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.90% 15.24% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 351 262 305
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,925 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 1689 2054 2390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 39.28% 43.07% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1620 1831
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 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 +5 81 £53,750 - 8
Borehamwood -1 78 £40,000 +17.65% 3
Watford -3 40 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Hemel Hempstead +22 37 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 28 £52,332 +12.54%
Letchworth -4 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Hertford -8 14 £35,000 +55.56%
Stevenage +10 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
St Albans -7 11 £57,500 +79.69%
Hoddesdon +6 7 £30,000 -18.37% 1
Broxbourne +4 5 £28,000 -26.80%
Bishop's Stortford -3 4 £30,000 - 1
Kings Langley +2 3 £35,000 -17.65%
Harpenden - 2 £46,250 -
Cheshunt - 2 £25,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 270 (76.49%) Degree
2 172 (48.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 148 (41.93%) Software Engineering
4 126 (35.69%) JavaScript
5 120 (33.99%) HTML
6 110 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (29.18%) C++
8 98 (27.76%) OO
9 95 (26.91%) C#
9 95 (26.91%) CSS
9 95 (26.91%) AngularJS
10 88 (24.93%) SQL
11 84 (23.80%) Java
12 78 (22.10%) Windows
13 77 (21.81%) Telecoms
14 73 (20.68%) .NET
15 72 (20.40%) OOD
16 71 (20.11%) LabVIEW
17 70 (19.83%) ASP.NET
18 68 (19.26%) jQuery
19 67 (18.98%) MVC
20 63 (17.85%) SDLC
21 62 (17.56%) Microsoft
21 62 (17.56%) NUnit
22 60 (17.00%) HTML5
23 55 (15.58%) Signal Processing
24 54 (15.30%) ASP.NET Web API
24 54 (15.30%) Mathematics
25 50 (14.16%) Web Development
26 49 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC

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 28 (7.93%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.08%) Oracle Service Bus
2 25 (7.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.83%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.98%) Apache
6 2 (0.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.57%) JBoss
6 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) GIMP
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Magento
1 4 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (11.61%) Office 365
3 29 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.13%) GitHub
6 3 (0.85%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.83%) Skype
2 7 (1.98%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.57%) Firewall
3 2 (0.57%) LAN
3 2 (0.57%) VLAN
3 2 (0.57%) VPN
3 2 (0.57%) WAN
3 2 (0.57%) Wireless
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.37%) NoSQL
3 14 (3.97%) Redis
4 12 (3.40%) MySQL
5 3 (0.85%) Power BI
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.57%) Big Data
6 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (20.11%) LabVIEW
2 62 (17.56%) NUnit
3 37 (10.48%) Git (software)
4 36 (10.20%) Selenium
5 34 (9.63%) Moq
6 32 (9.07%) MSTest
7 27 (7.65%) Subversion
8 25 (7.08%) Jasmine
8 25 (7.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 21 (5.95%) Visual Studio
10 17 (4.82%) TeamCity
11 15 (4.25%) Visual Studio Team System
12 13 (3.68%) JIRA
13 12 (3.40%) SpecFlow
14 9 (2.55%) Eclipse
15 8 (2.27%) JUnit
16 7 (1.98%) Rhino Mocks
17 5 (1.42%) Gradle
18 4 (1.13%) Grunt
19 3 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 77 (21.81%) Telecoms
2 48 (13.60%) Advertising
3 23 (6.52%) Games
4 22 (6.23%) Retail
5 19 (5.38%) Finance
6 17 (4.82%) Aerospace
7 14 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.70%) Automotive
9 5 (1.42%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.13%) Electronics
10 4 (1.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 213 (60.34%) Developer
2 48 (13.60%) .NET Developer
3 46 (13.03%) Software Developer
4 43 (12.18%) Software Engineer
5 41 (11.61%) Java Developer
6 39 (11.05%) Senior Developer
7 35 (9.92%) C# Developer
8 31 (8.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (7.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 23 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (6.52%) C++ Developer
10 23 (6.52%) C++ Software Developer
10 23 (6.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 23 (6.52%) Scientific Software Developer
10 23 (6.52%) Scientific Software Engineer
11 21 (5.95%) Architect
12 19 (5.38%) Analyst
12 19 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
12 19 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
13 18 (5.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (33.99%) HTML
2 95 (26.91%) AngularJS
2 95 (26.91%) CSS
3 73 (20.68%) .NET
4 70 (19.83%) ASP.NET
5 68 (19.26%) jQuery
6 60 (17.00%) HTML5
7 54 (15.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 49 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (11.61%) Node.js
10 32 (9.07%) CSS3
11 31 (8.78%) XML
12 29 (8.22%) Ajax
12 29 (8.22%) KnockoutJS
13 28 (7.93%) React
14 27 (7.65%) Angular 2
14 27 (7.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (7.37%) .NET Framework
15 26 (7.37%) Middleware
16 25 (7.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.90%) Algorithms
2 33 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.50%) User Experience
4 29 (8.22%) Mobile App
5 22 (6.23%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (5.38%) Data Structures
7 12 (3.40%) Social Media
8 11 (3.12%) Fintech
9 8 (2.27%) Robotics
10 7 (1.98%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.70%) Pharmacovigilance
12 5 (1.42%) FMCG
12 5 (1.42%) Kindle
13 4 (1.13%) iPad
13 4 (1.13%) NHS
14 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.57%) PMI
14 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (22.10%) Windows
2 44 (12.46%) Linux
3 17 (4.82%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.68%) Windows 10
5 10 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.70%) Unix
6 6 (1.70%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.42%) Android
7 5 (1.42%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.85%) CentOS
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (41.93%) Software Engineering
2 110 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (27.76%) OO
4 72 (20.40%) OOD
5 67 (18.98%) MVC
6 63 (17.85%) SDLC
7 55 (15.58%) Signal Processing
8 54 (15.30%) Mathematics
9 50 (14.16%) Web Development
10 48 (13.60%) Scrum
11 42 (11.90%) SOA
12 41 (11.61%) Physics
13 37 (10.48%) SOLID
14 36 (10.20%) Data Acquisition
14 36 (10.20%) Front End Development
15 35 (9.92%) ITIL
16 34 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (9.63%) DevOps
17 32 (9.07%) Translating Business Requirements
18 30 (8.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (35.69%) JavaScript
2 103 (29.18%) C++
3 95 (26.91%) C#
4 88 (24.93%) SQL
5 84 (23.80%) Java
6 29 (8.22%) C
6 29 (8.22%) TypeScript
7 28 (7.93%) PowerShell
8 23 (6.52%) PHP
8 23 (6.52%) Python
9 18 (5.10%) MATLAB
10 12 (3.40%) Ruby
11 6 (1.70%) Ada
12 4 (1.13%) Groovy
12 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.57%) F#
13 2 (0.57%) Scala
13 2 (0.57%) VBA
14 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 270 (76.49%) Degree
2 172 (48.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (11.61%) PhD
4 24 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (6.52%) MCSA
6 12 (3.40%) Security Cleared
7 10 (2.83%) MCSE
8 9 (2.55%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.42%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.42%) HND
10 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.57%) CCNA
10 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.57%) MCP
10 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.83%) SLA
2 6 (1.70%) MISRA
3 3 (0.85%) GxP
4 1 (0.28%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 13 (3.68%) Terminal Server
2 12 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.57%) Docker
4 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.25%) Puppet
2 13 (3.68%) SCCM
3 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.85%) cPanel
4 3 (0.85%) Plesk
5 2 (0.57%) Kibana
5 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 62 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.90%) Oracle
3 25 (7.08%) Xamarin
4 23 (6.52%) Citrix
5 13 (3.68%) VMware
6 10 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.83%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.98%) Demandware
7 7 (1.98%) Google
8 4 (1.13%) ATG
8 4 (1.13%) hybris
9 3 (0.85%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.57%) Cisco
11 1 (0.28%) IBM
11 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health +more
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Amazon
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago