The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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 / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 7.37% 16.42% 19.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.43% 39.29% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% +16.25%  
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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23 28 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 24.21% 41.79% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 21
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% +43.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,652 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Welwyn Garden City

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Welwyn Garden City over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Welwyn Garden City

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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) SDLC
3 11 (44.00%) OO
3 11 (44.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (44.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (36.00%) Web Design
4 9 (36.00%) User Experience
5 7 (28.00%) Robotics
6 6 (24.00%) Information Architecture
6 6 (24.00%) Axure RP
6 6 (24.00%) Wireframes
6 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
6 6 (24.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) GxP
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Content Management
7 3 (12.00%) Document Management
7 3 (12.00%) Informatics
7 3 (12.00%) Life Science

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Designer
3 6 (24.00%) UI Designer
3 6 (24.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 6 (24.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (24.00%) Web Designer
3 6 (24.00%) Web UI Designer
3 6 (24.00%) Web UI/UX Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate Software Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (36.00%) User Experience
3 7 (28.00%) Robotics
4 3 (12.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) SDLC
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (44.00%) OO
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Web Design
4 6 (24.00%) Information Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) Document Management
5 3 (12.00%) Informatics
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) GxP