The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 24 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 41.38% 77.14% 30.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.89% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 18
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

Qualifications Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 46.55% 77.14% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 20
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Degree
Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Hertford region.

Degree Salary Trend in Hertford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Hertford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 26 (55.32%) Computer Science
2 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
3 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 19 (40.43%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) MySQL
6 16 (34.04%) CSS
6 16 (34.04%) HTML
6 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
6 16 (34.04%) MVC
6 16 (34.04%) HTML5
7 15 (31.91%) Web Services
7 15 (31.91%) XML
7 15 (31.91%) XSLT
8 14 (29.79%) .NET
8 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (27.66%) Drupal
9 13 (27.66%) PHP
10 12 (25.53%) Java
10 12 (25.53%) C
10 12 (25.53%) JDBC
10 12 (25.53%) JSP
10 12 (25.53%) Servlets
10 12 (25.53%) Oracle
10 12 (25.53%) Ant
10 12 (25.53%) Multithreading
10 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
10 12 (25.53%) Spring
10 12 (25.53%) Maven
10 12 (25.53%) Retail
10 12 (25.53%) Subversion

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (27.66%) Drupal
2 5 (10.64%) Node.js
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.26%) DWDM
2 2 (4.26%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) OSPF
3 1 (2.13%) VRRP
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) xDSL
3 1 (2.13%) RIP
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Broadband
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.17%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Subversion
1 12 (25.53%) Maven
1 12 (25.53%) Ant
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.38%) Moq
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (25.53%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Local Government
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Graduate
3 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Web Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (17.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Graduate Web Developer
4 8 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) UML Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) CSS
1 16 (34.04%) HTML
1 16 (34.04%) HTML5
2 15 (31.91%) Web Services
2 15 (31.91%) XML
2 15 (31.91%) XSLT
3 14 (29.79%) .NET
4 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
4 12 (25.53%) JDBC
4 12 (25.53%) JSP
4 12 (25.53%) Servlets
4 12 (25.53%) Spring
5 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
6 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) LAMP
7 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
7 5 (10.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) CakePHP
7 5 (10.64%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.02%) Physics
3 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) Multithreading
4 11 (23.40%) User Stories
5 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) OO PHP
7 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.38%) UML
9 3 (6.38%) OOP
9 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.38%) OOD
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Web Development
9 3 (6.38%) TDD
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) PHP
4 12 (25.53%) C
4 12 (25.53%) Java
5 11 (23.40%) C#
6 5 (10.64%) C++
6 5 (10.64%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CCNA
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) WCAG
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco
2 5 (10.64%) Zend
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Facebook
4 2 (4.26%) Ciena
5 1 (2.13%) SAP