The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 15 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 301 395 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.37% 15.84% 14.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.81% 49.50% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 230 325 293
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
687 798 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.51% 32.00% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 518 621 616
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Degree
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 83 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Hemel Hempstead -3 34 £27,500 -31.25% 5
Welwyn Garden City +8 29 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Stevenage +10 26 £23,500 -32.85% 1
St Albans -3 24 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Borehamwood +10 13 £30,000 -22.58% 1
Hertford +2 13 £45,000 - 3
Letchworth +4 7 £32,750 -31.05% 1
Rickmansworth -4 6 £46,000 -38.66%
Royston -6 5 £37,500 - 2
Hitchin - 4 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +14 2 £42,250 +60.95% 3
Potters Bar +3 2 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Welwyn - 2 £24,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 216 (36.36%) SQL
2 194 (32.66%) Computer Science
3 168 (28.28%) JavaScript
4 154 (25.93%) Java
5 145 (24.41%) HTML
6 136 (22.90%) Software Engineering
7 130 (21.89%) .NET
7 130 (21.89%) SQL Server
8 129 (21.72%) Microsoft
9 117 (19.70%) C#
10 113 (19.02%) Linux
11 112 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
12 107 (18.01%) XML
13 102 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (17.17%) Finance
14 97 (16.33%) Windows
15 92 (15.49%) CSS
16 87 (14.65%) Project Management
16 87 (14.65%) MS Excel
17 86 (14.48%) jQuery
18 83 (13.97%) UNIX
19 80 (13.47%) MVC
20 78 (13.13%) Retail
20 78 (13.13%) ASP.NET
21 75 (12.63%) OO
22 70 (11.78%) C++
23 68 (11.45%) Oracle
24 66 (11.11%) Web Services
24 66 (11.11%) E-Commerce
25 65 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 41 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 37 (6.23%) Tomcat
3 36 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 29 (4.88%) IIS
5 18 (3.03%) MQSeries
5 18 (3.03%) Apache
6 16 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (1.85%) JBoss
8 11 (1.85%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.52%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.35%) ColdFusion
11 8 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (1.01%) Node.js
12 6 (1.01%) WorkSite
12 6 (1.01%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.01%) SAS
12 6 (1.01%) Lync
13 5 (0.84%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 87 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.74%) MS Office
3 22 (3.70%) MS Project
3 22 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.68%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.84%) CPLEX
6 5 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (0.84%) SPSS
6 5 (0.84%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.51%) Mingle
8 2 (0.34%) Simulink
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Magento
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.34%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.17%) Primavera
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.17%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.03%) SaaS
2 6 (1.01%) Office 365
3 4 (0.67%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.67%) Dropbox
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.40%) Internet
2 23 (3.87%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.68%) VPN
3 10 (1.68%) IPv4
3 10 (1.68%) SAN
4 9 (1.52%) DNS
5 6 (1.01%) VoIP
5 6 (1.01%) Firewall
5 6 (1.01%) HTTP
6 5 (0.84%) Wireless
6 5 (0.84%) SMTP
7 4 (0.67%) WAN
7 4 (0.67%) LAN
8 3 (0.51%) DHCP
8 3 (0.51%) FTP
8 3 (0.51%) SSH
8 3 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.51%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.51%) WinSCP
9 2 (0.34%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (21.89%) SQL Server
2 65 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (10.44%) MySQL
4 57 (9.60%) Relational Database
5 36 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (3.03%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (2.69%) Data Mining
13 15 (2.53%) DB2
14 12 (2.02%) DbVisualizer
15 10 (1.68%) MS Access
16 8 (1.35%) Cognos Report Studio
16 8 (1.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 8 (1.35%) Cognos Event Studio
17 7 (1.18%) Cognos Query Studio
17 7 (1.18%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 43 (7.24%) Maven
2 39 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.57%) Subversion
3 36 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 27 (4.55%) JUnit
5 23 (3.87%) Visual Studio
6 18 (3.03%) Selenium
7 15 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (2.36%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.19%) JIRA
9 13 (2.19%) Ant
10 12 (2.02%) NUnit
10 12 (2.02%) LoadRunner
11 10 (1.68%) SoapUI
12 9 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.52%) CruiseControl
12 9 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (1.01%) Log4j
14 5 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 102 (17.17%) Finance
2 78 (13.13%) Retail
3 58 (9.76%) Banking
4 27 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 24 (4.04%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.53%) Electronics
7 14 (2.36%) Back Office
7 14 (2.36%) Marketing
8 10 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.68%) Advertising
9 9 (1.52%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.52%) Games
10 7 (1.18%) Interactive Media
11 6 (1.01%) Arabic Language
11 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.01%) Russian Language
11 6 (1.01%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.84%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.84%) French Language
12 5 (0.84%) German Language
Job Titles
1 234 (39.39%) Developer
2 88 (14.81%) Analyst
3 73 (12.29%) Java Developer
4 57 (9.60%) Software Developer
5 54 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 53 (8.92%) .NET Developer
7 49 (8.25%) Business Analyst
8 40 (6.73%) Junior
9 38 (6.40%) Project Manager
9 38 (6.40%) Senior Developer
10 30 (5.05%) C# Developer
11 29 (4.88%) Consultant
11 29 (4.88%) Junior Developer
12 28 (4.71%) Graduate
13 26 (4.38%) Support Analyst
14 24 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
15 22 (3.70%) Tester
16 19 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
17 18 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (24.41%) HTML
2 130 (21.89%) .NET
3 107 (18.01%) XML
4 92 (15.49%) CSS
5 86 (14.48%) jQuery
6 78 (13.13%) ASP.NET
7 66 (11.11%) Web Services
8 50 (8.42%) SOAP
8 50 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (8.25%) Spring
10 48 (8.08%) HTML5
11 44 (7.41%) Hibernate
12 41 (6.90%) J2EE
13 38 (6.40%) XSLT
14 36 (6.06%) Ajax
15 34 (5.72%) JDBC
16 31 (5.22%) JSON
17 30 (5.05%) WCF
17 30 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 28 (4.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 194 (32.66%) Computer Science
2 112 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (8.59%) Mathematics
4 29 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.04%) User Experience
6 22 (3.70%) Physics
7 20 (3.37%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.86%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.19%) EFT
11 11 (1.85%) Replication
11 11 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.68%) PMI
13 8 (1.35%) Chemistry
13 8 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (1.35%) Open Source
14 7 (1.18%) Robotics
14 7 (1.18%) Visualisation
15 6 (1.01%) Web 2.0
15 6 (1.01%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 113 (19.02%) Linux
2 97 (16.33%) Windows
3 83 (13.97%) UNIX
4 21 (3.54%) HPUX
5 17 (2.86%) Android
5 17 (2.86%) Debian
6 16 (2.69%) Solaris
7 15 (2.53%) AIX
7 15 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 13 (2.19%) Windows XP
9 11 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.84%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (22.90%) Software Engineering
2 102 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (14.65%) Project Management
4 80 (13.47%) MVC
5 75 (12.63%) OO
6 66 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 55 (9.26%) Scrum
8 54 (9.09%) TDD
9 48 (8.08%) PRINCE2
10 46 (7.74%) ITIL
11 40 (6.73%) Multithreading
12 35 (5.89%) Coaching
13 33 (5.56%) SOA
13 33 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (5.22%) Unit Testing
15 28 (4.71%) Web Development
16 27 (4.55%) Time Management
17 24 (4.04%) Business Development
17 24 (4.04%) OOD
18 23 (3.87%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 216 (36.36%) SQL
2 168 (28.28%) JavaScript
3 154 (25.93%) Java
4 117 (19.70%) C#
5 70 (11.78%) C++
6 60 (10.10%) C
7 45 (7.58%) Python
8 27 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 27 (4.55%) PHP
9 19 (3.20%) VB
10 18 (3.03%) Perl
11 16 (2.69%) XPath
12 15 (2.53%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.19%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.02%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.18%) PHP5
16 7 (1.18%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.18%) VBA
17 6 (1.01%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 29 (4.88%) ISEB
1 29 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (2.69%) Sun Certification
5 15 (2.53%) PhD
6 12 (2.02%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.01%) MCSA
9 6 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.84%) MCP
10 5 (0.84%) MCSE
11 4 (0.67%) CBAP
11 4 (0.67%) APMP
12 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.34%) HND
12 2 (0.34%) PMP
12 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.41%) QA
2 20 (3.37%) SLA
3 13 (2.19%) ISO 8583
4 7 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.84%) ISO 9002
5 5 (0.84%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.67%) GMP
6 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.51%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.51%) DO-178B
System Software
1 38 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.68%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.52%) Postfix
4 9 (1.52%) VMware Server
5 5 (0.84%) vSphere
6 4 (0.67%) iptables
6 4 (0.67%) NFS
6 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.51%) Firmware
7 3 (0.51%) Samba
8 2 (0.34%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.17%) Nessus
3 1 (0.17%) Nmap
3 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 129 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 68 (11.45%) Oracle
3 49 (8.25%) VMware
4 37 (6.23%) IBM
5 28 (4.71%) SAP
6 26 (4.38%) HP
7 14 (2.36%) Citrix
8 12 (2.02%) Cisco
9 10 (1.68%) Adobe
10 9 (1.52%) Cognos
10 9 (1.52%) Lotus
11 7 (1.18%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.01%) Sun
12 6 (1.01%) Interwoven
13 5 (0.84%) Kofax
13 5 (0.84%) Siemens
13 5 (0.84%) T-Plan
13 5 (0.84%) Allen-Bradley
13 5 (0.84%) New Relic
13 5 (0.84%) Nintex
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus (£80,000 OTE)+ car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + Depending on Experience + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000 per annum + 4,000 car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + shift allowance of £1.5k + Career
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus, 33 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago