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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 344 295 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.89% 14.77% 12.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.16% 49.50% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 275 236 290
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
816 596 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.32% 29.84% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 670 472 631
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 0 94 £40,000 - 13
Hemel Hempstead +2 33 £29,000 -17.14% 1
St Albans -4 25 £40,000 +15.94%
Stevenage +16 23 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Hertford -1 19 £40,000 -42.85% 4
Welwyn Garden City +15 10 £27,500 - 1
Letchworth +3 6 £40,000 - 2
Cheshunt - 6 £50,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -6 4 £31,250 +27.55% 1
Abbots Langley - 4 £47,500 - 1
Borehamwood -3 3 £27,500 -5.98%
Baldock - 3 £35,000 - 1
Rickmansworth +2 2 £34,750 -63.22%
Royston +1 2 £22,500 -35.71%
Hitchin - 2 £60,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £21,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £35,000 -
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 256 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 216 (30.47%) SQL
3 190 (26.80%) Java
4 182 (25.67%) Finance
5 164 (23.13%) Linux
6 152 (21.44%) C#
7 149 (21.02%) Software Engineering
8 147 (20.73%) Oracle
9 142 (20.03%) UNIX
10 139 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
11 130 (18.34%) C
12 127 (17.91%) JavaScript
13 123 (17.35%) Retail
14 120 (16.93%) .NET
14 120 (16.93%) Microsoft
15 119 (16.78%) SQL Server
16 111 (15.66%) MS Excel
17 108 (15.23%) OO
18 107 (15.09%) HTML
19 106 (14.95%) Windows
20 101 (14.25%) C++
21 91 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
22 89 (12.55%) Multithreading
23 84 (11.85%) Python
24 81 (11.42%) ASP.NET
25 77 (10.86%) CSS
26 69 (9.73%) Mathematics
27 68 (9.59%) E-Commerce
28 66 (9.31%) MySQL
29 64 (9.03%) Relational Database

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 35 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 19 (2.68%) CMS
3 17 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.26%) GlassFish
4 16 (2.26%) Node.js
5 15 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (1.83%) Apache
8 11 (1.55%) IIS
9 9 (1.27%) SAS
9 9 (1.27%) OpenEdge
9 9 (1.27%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.99%) Lync
11 5 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.71%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 111 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.48%) MS Office
3 14 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.97%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.99%) MS Project
5 7 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.71%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.71%) RoboHelp
6 5 (0.71%) CorelDRAW
6 5 (0.71%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.56%) Mingle
8 3 (0.42%) SPSS
9 2 (0.28%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.28%) InDesign
10 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Magento
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.56%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 3 (0.42%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.28%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.14%) Agresso
7 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.12%) PaaS
2 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
4 5 (0.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.56%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (0.56%) Office 365
5 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.36%) Internet
2 28 (3.95%) Firewall
3 27 (3.81%) LAN
3 27 (3.81%) WAN
4 25 (3.53%) DNS
5 24 (3.39%) DHCP
5 24 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 19 (2.68%) MPLS
6 19 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (2.40%) HTTP
8 15 (2.12%) Wireless
9 13 (1.83%) VoIP
9 13 (1.83%) VPN
10 11 (1.55%) Ethernet
11 10 (1.41%) PBX
11 10 (1.41%) SAN
12 9 (1.27%) FTP
13 7 (0.99%) OSPF
13 7 (0.99%) ISDN
13 7 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 66 (9.31%) MySQL
3 64 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.22%) RDBMS
5 30 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (4.09%) Data Mining
7 28 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (3.81%) NoSQL
9 25 (3.53%) MongoDB
10 23 (3.24%) Hadoop
11 21 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (2.68%) Informix
12 19 (2.68%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (2.26%) BigTable
15 11 (1.55%) QlikView
16 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 43 (6.06%) Subversion
2 34 (4.80%) Maven
3 33 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 32 (4.51%) Git (software)
5 31 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (3.39%) Ant
7 15 (2.12%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.83%) Selenium
9 10 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (1.13%) NUnit
10 8 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.99%) CruiseControl
11 7 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.85%) JUnit
13 4 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.56%) MSTest
13 4 (0.56%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.42%) Moq
General
1 182 (25.67%) Finance
2 123 (17.35%) Retail
3 62 (8.74%) Banking
4 49 (6.91%) Manufacturing
4 49 (6.91%) Marketing
5 31 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 29 (4.09%) Games
7 12 (1.69%) Electronics
7 12 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.27%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.13%) Billing
10 7 (0.99%) Back Office
11 6 (0.85%) Legal
12 5 (0.71%) Advertising
12 5 (0.71%) Publishing
13 3 (0.42%) Law
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 270 (38.08%) Developer
2 131 (18.48%) Analyst
3 82 (11.57%) Java Developer
4 67 (9.45%) Software Engineer
5 60 (8.46%) Software Developer
6 51 (7.19%) Junior
7 47 (6.63%) Business Analyst
8 43 (6.06%) Graduate
9 41 (5.78%) Senior Developer
10 39 (5.50%) Java Software Engineer
11 34 (4.80%) Consultant
12 32 (4.51%) Architect
13 31 (4.37%) Programmer
14 30 (4.23%) Support Analyst
15 29 (4.09%) Support Engineer
16 28 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
17 24 (3.39%) Network Engineer
18 20 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
18 20 (2.82%) Web Developer
19 19 (2.68%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (16.93%) .NET
2 107 (15.09%) HTML
3 81 (11.42%) ASP.NET
4 77 (10.86%) CSS
5 57 (8.04%) Web Services
6 54 (7.62%) XML
7 43 (6.06%) HTML5
7 43 (6.06%) Spring
8 40 (5.64%) Hibernate
8 40 (5.64%) jQuery
9 34 (4.80%) JSP
10 33 (4.65%) JDBC
11 29 (4.09%) XSLT
12 28 (3.95%) J2EE
13 26 (3.67%) .NET Framework
14 25 (3.53%) Servlets
15 20 (2.82%) CSS3
16 19 (2.68%) Ajax
16 19 (2.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (2.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 256 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 139 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (9.73%) Mathematics
4 33 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.39%) Physics
7 21 (2.96%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (2.54%) User Experience
9 16 (2.26%) Open Source
10 14 (1.97%) Data Integration
11 12 (1.69%) Statistics
12 11 (1.55%) Handset
13 10 (1.41%) FMCG
14 9 (1.27%) Smartphone
15 8 (1.13%) Semantic Web
15 8 (1.13%) Blackberry
16 7 (0.99%) Visualisation
16 7 (0.99%) SWIFT
17 6 (0.85%) Clustering
17 6 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 164 (23.13%) Linux
2 142 (20.03%) UNIX
3 106 (14.95%) Windows
4 37 (5.22%) AIX
5 35 (4.94%) Android
6 33 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 27 (3.81%) HPUX
8 25 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (2.12%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.83%) Solaris
13 12 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (1.69%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.99%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.85%) VMS
16 5 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
17 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
18 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (21.02%) Software Engineering
2 108 (15.23%) OO
3 91 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (12.55%) Multithreading
5 68 (9.59%) E-Commerce
6 58 (8.18%) ITIL
7 57 (8.04%) Project Management
8 55 (7.76%) MVC
9 44 (6.21%) Analytics
10 39 (5.50%) TDD
11 37 (5.22%) Change Management
12 33 (4.65%) SOA
13 32 (4.51%) Scrum
14 31 (4.37%) PRINCE2
14 31 (4.37%) Web Development
15 28 (3.95%) Time Management
16 27 (3.81%) CRM
17 26 (3.67%) Validation
18 24 (3.39%) Coaching
19 20 (2.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 216 (30.47%) SQL
2 190 (26.80%) Java
3 152 (21.44%) C#
4 130 (18.34%) C
5 127 (17.91%) JavaScript
6 101 (14.25%) C++
7 84 (11.85%) Python
8 41 (5.78%) PHP
9 34 (4.80%) Shell Script
10 18 (2.54%) Perl
11 17 (2.40%) Objective-C
12 16 (2.26%) Scala
12 16 (2.26%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.12%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.97%) VB
15 12 (1.69%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.27%) VBScript
17 8 (1.13%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.99%) VBA
19 5 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.24%) CCNA
3 23 (3.24%) ISEB
4 19 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.26%) ISTQB
5 16 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.97%) CCNP
7 9 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.13%) MCITP
8 8 (1.13%) MBA
8 8 (1.13%) CIMA
8 8 (1.13%) CCIE
9 7 (0.99%) CIPD
10 6 (0.85%) CCA
11 4 (0.56%) MCTS
11 4 (0.56%) MCSE
11 4 (0.56%) PMP
11 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.21%) QA
2 8 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.13%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.13%) SLA
3 6 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.42%) COBIT
5 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.83%) Terminal Services
4 10 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.41%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.85%) XenApp
5 6 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.42%) vSphere
8 2 (0.28%) KVM
9 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (0.85%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.14%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.14%) OpenView
4 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.14%) Nagios
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) SCOM
4 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.14%) WSUS
4 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 147 (20.73%) Oracle
2 120 (16.93%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.92%) Cisco
4 36 (5.08%) VMware
5 28 (3.95%) HP
6 24 (3.39%) Google
7 23 (3.24%) IBM
8 16 (2.26%) Zend
9 14 (1.97%) Adobe
10 13 (1.83%) Business Objects
11 11 (1.55%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.55%) Dell
12 10 (1.41%) Aruba
12 10 (1.41%) Tableau
13 9 (1.27%) Actuate
13 9 (1.27%) Perforce
14 7 (0.99%) EMC
15 6 (0.85%) SAP
15 6 (0.85%) Citrix
15 6 (0.85%) BMC
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c22-25k + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Baldock, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £65,000 per annum basic + 18% bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago