The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 32 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 5.04% 6.84% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.46% 16.67% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Median salary £57,500 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +79.68% -36.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 St Albans with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52 48 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 37.41% 41.03% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 48 46 92
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

Computer Science
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in St Albans

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in St Albans over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) React
1 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
1 4 (44.44%) Vue.js
1 4 (44.44%) Complexity Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Degree

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
1 4 (44.44%) React
1 4 (44.44%) Vue.js
2 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 3 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (11.11%) Akka
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Robotics
3 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Complexity Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St Albans
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago