Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 78 83
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 11 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.10% 1.55% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 7.08% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 7
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -31.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,950 £48,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £41,250 £63,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.27% +0.57%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 258 240 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.88% 21.90% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 247 188 257
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £31,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,250 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Watford

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Watford

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Watford over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Parallel Processing
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) CAD
5 3 (27.27%) CAE
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) XSD
6 2 (18.18%) XSL
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XSD
3 2 (18.18%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) DHTML
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Acoustics
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) CAD
2 3 (27.27%) CAE
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 3 (27.27%) Parallel Processing
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Demandware
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware