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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 256 380 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.40% 15.06% 14.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.43% 47.98% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 206 311 275
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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
684 792 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.47% 31.38% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 530 640 603
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 67 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Hemel Hempstead -2 36 £33,750 +3.05% 1
Stevenage +9 26 £23,000 -29.23% 2
St Albans -13 22 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Borehamwood +9 20 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Welwyn Garden City -13 12 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Hertford +4 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Rickmansworth -3 8 £35,000 -
Letchworth +3 5 £23,000 -51.57%
Royston -7 5 £37,500 +38.88% 2
Bishop's Stortford +11 3 £42,000 +52.72% 1
Potters Bar +4 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Welwyn - 1 £24,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 196 (36.10%) SQL
2 176 (32.41%) Computer Science
3 155 (28.55%) JavaScript
4 144 (26.52%) HTML
5 139 (25.60%) .NET
6 127 (23.39%) SQL Server
7 122 (22.47%) Java
8 119 (21.92%) Microsoft
9 115 (21.18%) C#
9 115 (21.18%) Software Engineering
10 113 (20.81%) Windows
11 110 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
12 105 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (18.78%) Linux
14 98 (18.05%) CSS
15 93 (17.13%) XML
16 86 (15.84%) MS Excel
17 84 (15.47%) jQuery
18 81 (14.92%) ASP.NET
18 81 (14.92%) MVC
19 80 (14.73%) Finance
20 78 (14.36%) Project Management
21 69 (12.71%) OO
21 69 (12.71%) Retail
22 64 (11.79%) UNIX
23 62 (11.42%) Web Services
23 62 (11.42%) C++
24 60 (11.05%) E-Commerce
24 60 (11.05%) TDD
24 60 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.34%) IIS
3 28 (5.16%) Tomcat
4 27 (4.97%) WebSphere
5 15 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (2.58%) Apache
7 13 (2.39%) MQSeries
8 12 (2.21%) IBM Notes
9 9 (1.66%) JBoss
9 9 (1.66%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (1.29%) ColdFusion
11 7 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.10%) Node.js
13 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.92%) LiveLink
14 4 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 86 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.02%) MS Office
3 21 (3.87%) MS Project
4 19 (3.50%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.21%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.92%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.55%) Mingle
9 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.55%) SPSS
9 3 (0.55%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.18%) Simulink
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 8 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.55%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.37%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.18%) Primavera
4 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.18%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.13%) SaaS
2 6 (1.10%) Office 365
2 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.74%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.74%) Dropbox
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.89%) Internet
2 23 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.39%) VPN
4 10 (1.84%) Firewall
5 9 (1.66%) SAN
5 9 (1.66%) DNS
6 7 (1.29%) IPv4
7 6 (1.10%) VoIP
7 6 (1.10%) SMTP
8 5 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.74%) Wireless
10 3 (0.55%) LAN
10 3 (0.55%) HTTP
10 3 (0.55%) WAN
10 3 (0.55%) DHCP
11 2 (0.37%) GSM
11 2 (0.37%) IMAP
11 2 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
12 1 (0.18%) HSPA
12 1 (0.18%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (8.84%) MySQL
4 46 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 42 (7.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.58%) Data Mining
12 13 (2.39%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.39%) DB2
13 11 (2.03%) MS Access
14 10 (1.84%) DbVisualizer
15 8 (1.47%) Cognos Report Studio
15 8 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 8 (1.47%) Cognos Event Studio
15 8 (1.47%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.29%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 44 (8.10%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.08%) Maven
3 29 (5.34%) Subversion
4 28 (5.16%) Eclipse
5 22 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 21 (3.87%) JUnit
7 20 (3.68%) Selenium
8 18 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (2.95%) NUnit
10 13 (2.39%) QuickTest Pro
11 10 (1.84%) LoadRunner
12 9 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 9 (1.66%) CruiseControl
13 8 (1.47%) Xcode
13 8 (1.47%) JIRA
14 7 (1.29%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.29%) Ant
General
1 80 (14.73%) Finance
2 69 (12.71%) Retail
3 43 (7.92%) Banking
4 22 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 21 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.76%) Marketing
6 15 (2.76%) Back Office
7 12 (2.21%) Electronics
8 11 (2.03%) Advertising
9 9 (1.66%) Arabic Language
9 9 (1.66%) Russian Language
10 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.29%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.10%) Games
12 5 (0.92%) French Language
12 5 (0.92%) German Language
12 5 (0.92%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.92%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.74%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 227 (41.80%) Developer
2 69 (12.71%) Analyst
3 66 (12.15%) .NET Developer
4 60 (11.05%) Java Developer
5 51 (9.39%) Software Engineer
6 46 (8.47%) Software Developer
7 41 (7.55%) C# Developer
8 39 (7.18%) Senior Developer
9 36 (6.63%) Business Analyst
10 32 (5.89%) Project Manager
11 31 (5.71%) Junior
11 31 (5.71%) Graduate
12 30 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (4.42%) Junior Developer
14 23 (4.24%) Consultant
15 21 (3.87%) Support Analyst
16 20 (3.68%) Tester
17 19 (3.50%) Senior C# Developer
18 18 (3.31%) Senior Software Engineer
18 18 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (26.52%) HTML
2 139 (25.60%) .NET
3 98 (18.05%) CSS
4 93 (17.13%) XML
5 84 (15.47%) jQuery
6 81 (14.92%) ASP.NET
7 62 (11.42%) Web Services
8 57 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (9.39%) HTML5
10 41 (7.55%) Ajax
10 41 (7.55%) SOAP
11 39 (7.18%) Spring
12 34 (6.26%) WCF
12 34 (6.26%) Hibernate
13 33 (6.08%) XSLT
13 33 (6.08%) J2EE
14 32 (5.89%) CSS3
15 30 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 27 (4.97%) JDBC
16 27 (4.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (32.41%) Computer Science
2 110 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.29%) Mathematics
4 32 (5.89%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.60%) User Experience
6 17 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.76%) Physics
7 15 (2.76%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.58%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.39%) EFT
10 12 (2.21%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.21%) Open Source
11 11 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.84%) Replication
13 9 (1.66%) PMI
14 8 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
14 8 (1.47%) iPhone
14 8 (1.47%) iPad
15 7 (1.29%) Robotics
16 6 (1.10%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 113 (20.81%) Windows
2 102 (18.78%) Linux
3 64 (11.79%) UNIX
4 24 (4.42%) Android
5 19 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.95%) Windows XP
7 15 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.39%) HPUX
8 13 (2.39%) Debian
9 11 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.84%) Solaris
10 10 (1.84%) AIX
11 7 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.92%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (21.18%) Software Engineering
2 105 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (14.92%) MVC
4 78 (14.36%) Project Management
5 69 (12.71%) OO
6 60 (11.05%) E-Commerce
6 60 (11.05%) TDD
7 57 (10.50%) Scrum
8 41 (7.55%) PRINCE2
9 38 (7.00%) ITIL
10 35 (6.45%) SOA
10 35 (6.45%) Web Development
11 34 (6.26%) Multithreading
11 34 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (5.71%) Coaching
13 30 (5.52%) Time Management
14 29 (5.34%) Unit Testing
15 28 (5.16%) OOD
16 24 (4.42%) Mobile Development
17 23 (4.24%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 196 (36.10%) SQL
2 155 (28.55%) JavaScript
3 122 (22.47%) Java
4 115 (21.18%) C#
5 62 (11.42%) C++
6 57 (10.50%) C
7 35 (6.45%) Python
8 32 (5.89%) T-SQL
9 23 (4.24%) PHP
10 21 (3.87%) Objective-C
10 21 (3.87%) VB
10 21 (3.87%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.76%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.58%) Perl
13 10 (1.84%) XPath
14 8 (1.47%) VBA
15 5 (0.92%) VBScript
16 4 (0.74%) Assembly Language
16 4 (0.74%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (4.42%) ISEB
1 24 (4.42%) Security Cleared
2 15 (2.76%) SC Cleared
2 15 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (2.03%) PMI Certification
4 10 (1.84%) PhD
4 10 (1.84%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.10%) MCSA
7 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.92%) MCSE
8 5 (0.92%) MCP
9 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.74%) CBAP
10 3 (0.55%) HND
11 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.37%) HNC
11 2 (0.37%) PMP
12 1 (0.18%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.00%) QA
2 23 (4.24%) SLA
3 13 (2.39%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 9002
5 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.74%) GMP
6 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.37%) HL7
7 2 (0.37%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.37%) DO-178B
System Software
1 35 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.84%) VMware Server
3 10 (1.84%) Postfix
4 9 (1.66%) iptables
5 7 (1.29%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.74%) Samba
6 4 (0.74%) NFS
6 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.74%) vSphere
7 3 (0.55%) Firmware
7 3 (0.55%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.18%) Nmap
2 1 (0.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 119 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.94%) Oracle
3 46 (8.47%) VMware
4 27 (4.97%) IBM
5 25 (4.60%) SAP
6 21 (3.87%) HP
7 17 (3.13%) Citrix
8 13 (2.39%) Adobe
8 13 (2.39%) Cisco
9 12 (2.21%) Lotus
10 9 (1.66%) New Relic
10 9 (1.66%) Cognos
11 7 (1.29%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.92%) T-Plan
12 5 (0.92%) Allen-Bradley
12 5 (0.92%) Siemens
13 4 (0.74%) Google
13 4 (0.74%) Sage
13 4 (0.74%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.55%) AppDynamics
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham - AMS
Posted: 2 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, health, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus + car
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus Shares and Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, plus Shares and Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
LCN
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago