Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 78 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 6 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.64% 2.16% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 9.44% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 10
Watford median annual salary £43,750 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £66,250 £61,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%

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 264 233 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 28.03% 22.87% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 212 209 222
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,586
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £66,125
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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) GitHub
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) Acoustics
5 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (16.67%) QlikView
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Power BI
6 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
6 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Tableau
6 1 (16.67%) Economics
6 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) VB

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Commercial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Acoustics
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau