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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 32 37
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.13% 1.04% 5.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.99% 2.00% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Median salary £51,250 £19,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +162.82% -51.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £19,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £19,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 67 50 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 37.85% 52.08% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 55
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) SCADA
4 3 (33.33%) Robotics
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat

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%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Akka
2 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
2 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
2 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) SignalR
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Symfony
2 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Robotics
1 3 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Physics
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Grafana
1 1 (11.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Zend