Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 11.11% 4.31% 5.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.43% 10.23% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 9
Stevenage median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -45.83%
10th Percentile £26,650 £43,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £46,550
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 74 88 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 34.26% 42.11% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 74 50
Stevenage median annual salary £42,000 £33,750 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.44% -19.16% +4.38%
10th Percentile £29,050 £18,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Stevenage

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Stevenage

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Stevenage over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) CSS
5 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (37.50%) C
6 9 (37.50%) C#
6 9 (37.50%) C++
7 8 (33.33%) HND
7 8 (33.33%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) XHTML
7 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
8 6 (25.00%) Automotive
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) Kindle
9 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (20.83%) MISRA

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) 4G
1 2 (8.33%) 5G
1 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.33%) LTE
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Bower
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) Grunt
3 1 (4.17%) gulp
3 1 (4.17%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (25.00%) Automotive
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Junior
3 5 (20.83%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) GUI Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior C Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) XHTML
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) XSLT
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.17%) Java EE
8 1 (4.17%) Node.js
8 1 (4.17%) React
8 1 (4.17%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) SOAP
8 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (8.33%) VxWorks
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Cryptography
5 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Linear Algebra
8 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.33%) Physics
8 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
8 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) C
2 9 (37.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) Ada
5 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (33.33%) HND
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) MISRA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Intel
2 1 (4.17%) IBM