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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 293 363 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.15% 18.99% 13.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.07% 55.17% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 217 298 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
636 658 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.72% 34.41% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 516 481 651
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -12 78 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hemel Hempstead +12 29 £45,000 +4.65%
Welwyn Garden City +6 24 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Ware - 17 £27,000 -
St Albans -17 14 £46,250 +54.16% 2
Hertford +1 11 £40,000 +60.00%
Stevenage -6 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Borehamwood +5 4 £26,500 -26.38% 1
Royston -5 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Rickmansworth -20 4 £89,500 +79.00% 2
Hitchin - 4 £42,500 - 1
Letchworth -4 3 £25,500 -19.04%
Bishop's Stortford +4 1 £23,500 -53.00%
Potters Bar -7 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Berkhamsted - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 £46,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 231 (35.16%) Computer Science
2 227 (34.55%) SQL
3 168 (25.57%) Java
4 165 (25.11%) Software Engineering
5 158 (24.05%) JavaScript
6 155 (23.59%) C#
7 147 (22.37%) HTML
7 147 (22.37%) Finance
8 143 (21.77%) SQL Server
9 140 (21.31%) .NET
10 132 (20.09%) Linux
11 131 (19.94%) Microsoft
12 128 (19.48%) UNIX
13 122 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
14 106 (16.13%) Oracle
15 103 (15.68%) C
16 100 (15.22%) Windows
16 100 (15.22%) OO
17 98 (14.92%) ASP.NET
18 96 (14.61%) C++
18 96 (14.61%) CSS
19 95 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
20 94 (14.31%) Retail
21 90 (13.70%) XML
22 86 (13.09%) MS Excel
23 83 (12.63%) Banking
23 83 (12.63%) jQuery
24 78 (11.87%) Project Management
24 78 (11.87%) Python
25 77 (11.72%) Relational Database

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (5.18%) WebSphere
2 32 (4.87%) IIS
2 32 (4.87%) Tomcat
3 23 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (3.04%) MQSeries
6 19 (2.89%) OpenEdge
7 16 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
8 14 (2.13%) MS Exchange
9 13 (1.98%) Drupal
10 12 (1.83%) Apache
11 10 (1.52%) GlassFish
12 8 (1.22%) SAS
13 7 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.07%) Lync
14 6 (0.91%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.91%) JBoss
15 5 (0.76%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.76%) Node.js
16 4 (0.61%) WorkSite
Applications
1 86 (13.09%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.48%) MS Office
3 17 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.13%) MS Project
5 8 (1.22%) Mingle
5 8 (1.22%) SPSS
6 6 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.76%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.30%) Simulink
9 2 (0.30%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.30%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.30%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.30%) CorelDRAW
10 1 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 14 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.30%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.30%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.15%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.15%) Agresso
5 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.15%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.61%) PaaS
3 4 (0.61%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (0.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) Office 365
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.18%) Internet
2 25 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.44%) Firewall
4 15 (2.28%) DNS
5 14 (2.13%) SAN
5 14 (2.13%) WAN
6 12 (1.83%) LAN
7 11 (1.67%) DHCP
8 10 (1.52%) HTTP
9 9 (1.37%) MPLS
9 9 (1.37%) IPv4
10 8 (1.22%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.91%) VPN
12 5 (0.76%) SSH
12 5 (0.76%) Wireless
12 5 (0.76%) FTP
12 5 (0.76%) PBX
12 5 (0.76%) VoIP
12 5 (0.76%) PuTTY
12 5 (0.76%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 77 (11.72%) Relational Database
3 76 (11.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 67 (10.20%) MySQL
5 35 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 32 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (3.81%) Data Mining
9 21 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (2.28%) NoSQL
11 15 (2.28%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.67%) DB2
13 11 (1.67%) OLAP
13 11 (1.67%) DbVisualizer
13 11 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
14 10 (1.52%) MongoDB
14 10 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 44 (6.70%) Subversion
2 38 (5.78%) Maven
3 35 (5.33%) Visual Studio
4 32 (4.87%) Git (software)
5 22 (3.35%) Eclipse
5 22 (3.35%) Ant
6 20 (3.04%) JUnit
7 10 (1.52%) JIRA
7 10 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (1.52%) LoadRunner
7 10 (1.52%) Log4j
8 9 (1.37%) NUnit
8 9 (1.37%) SoapUI
8 9 (1.37%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.22%) MSTest
9 8 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.07%) CruiseControl
10 7 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.07%) Selenium
General
1 147 (22.37%) Finance
2 94 (14.31%) Retail
3 83 (12.63%) Banking
4 46 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 28 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.65%) Marketing
7 21 (3.20%) Games
8 15 (2.28%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.98%) Electronics
10 10 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.22%) Back Office
12 7 (1.07%) Advertising
12 7 (1.07%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.07%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.61%) Billing
15 3 (0.46%) Local Government
15 3 (0.46%) Arabic Language
15 3 (0.46%) Russian Language
16 2 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 254 (38.66%) Developer
2 126 (19.18%) Analyst
3 85 (12.94%) Software Developer
4 84 (12.79%) Java Developer
5 70 (10.65%) Software Engineer
6 63 (9.59%) Junior
6 63 (9.59%) Business Analyst
7 40 (6.09%) Senior Developer
7 40 (6.09%) .NET Developer
8 39 (5.94%) Junior Developer
8 39 (5.94%) Graduate
9 35 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 32 (4.87%) Consultant
10 32 (4.87%) Java Software Engineer
11 30 (4.57%) Support Analyst
12 29 (4.41%) Java Software Developer
13 27 (4.11%) Project Manager
14 25 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
15 23 (3.50%) Programmer
16 22 (3.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (22.37%) HTML
2 140 (21.31%) .NET
3 98 (14.92%) ASP.NET
4 96 (14.61%) CSS
5 90 (13.70%) XML
6 83 (12.63%) jQuery
7 57 (8.68%) Web Services
8 53 (8.07%) HTML5
9 48 (7.31%) SOAP
10 42 (6.39%) Spring
11 39 (5.94%) Ajax
11 39 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (5.63%) Hibernate
13 35 (5.33%) J2EE
14 33 (5.02%) XSLT
15 31 (4.72%) Servlets
16 29 (4.41%) .NET Framework
16 29 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 28 (4.26%) JDBC
18 25 (3.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 231 (35.16%) Computer Science
2 122 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (8.22%) Mathematics
4 48 (7.31%) Algorithms
5 29 (4.41%) Physics
6 27 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.20%) User Experience
8 20 (3.04%) Artificial Intelligence
9 18 (2.74%) Client/Server
10 16 (2.44%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.83%) Statistics
12 11 (1.67%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.52%) Web 2.0
14 7 (1.07%) EFT
14 7 (1.07%) PMI
14 7 (1.07%) Data Integration
14 7 (1.07%) Informatics
15 6 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.91%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.91%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 132 (20.09%) Linux
2 128 (19.48%) UNIX
3 100 (15.22%) Windows
4 36 (5.48%) HPUX
5 27 (4.11%) AIX
6 24 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.20%) Android
8 20 (3.04%) Solaris
9 19 (2.89%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.98%) Debian
12 10 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (1.37%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.07%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.91%) VMS
16 5 (0.76%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (25.11%) Software Engineering
2 100 (15.22%) OO
3 95 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (11.87%) Project Management
5 75 (11.42%) MVC
6 64 (9.74%) E-Commerce
7 63 (9.59%) Multithreading
8 58 (8.83%) ITIL
9 42 (6.39%) PRINCE2
10 38 (5.78%) Coaching
11 36 (5.48%) Business Analysis
11 36 (5.48%) Unit Testing
12 29 (4.41%) TDD
13 28 (4.26%) SOA
14 25 (3.81%) Web Development
14 25 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (3.50%) Content Management
15 23 (3.50%) Scrum
15 23 (3.50%) Mentoring
16 21 (3.20%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (34.55%) SQL
2 168 (25.57%) Java
3 158 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 155 (23.59%) C#
5 103 (15.68%) C
6 96 (14.61%) C++
7 78 (11.87%) Python
8 36 (5.48%) PHP
9 30 (4.57%) Shell Script
10 25 (3.81%) VB
11 19 (2.89%) XPath
12 18 (2.74%) Perl
13 17 (2.59%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.98%) PHP5
15 11 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.67%) Scala
16 10 (1.52%) R
16 10 (1.52%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.22%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (6.24%) ISEB
2 28 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (2.89%) Sun Certification
5 17 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.13%) CCNA
8 13 (1.98%) PhD
9 9 (1.37%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.37%) PMI Certification
10 7 (1.07%) MCTS
11 6 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.91%) CCNP
12 5 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 4 (0.61%) APMP
13 4 (0.61%) CBAP
14 3 (0.46%) MCITP
14 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.70%) QA
2 10 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.07%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.91%) SLA
5 5 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.46%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.46%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.52%) Terminal Services
4 9 (1.37%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.91%) XenApp
5 6 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.46%) Firmware
7 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.30%) Postfix
7 2 (0.30%) KVM
7 2 (0.30%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) Samba
8 1 (0.15%) Ceph
8 1 (0.15%) vCloud
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (1.52%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 131 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 106 (16.13%) Oracle
3 49 (7.46%) VMware
4 45 (6.85%) IBM
5 36 (5.48%) HP
6 25 (3.81%) Cisco
7 20 (3.04%) SAP
8 11 (1.67%) Sun
9 10 (1.52%) Interwoven
10 8 (1.22%) Citrix
10 8 (1.22%) Adobe
11 7 (1.07%) Dell
11 7 (1.07%) NetApp
12 6 (0.91%) CA
12 6 (0.91%) EMC
12 6 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.91%) Cognos
12 6 (0.91%) Siebel
12 6 (0.91%) Business Objects
12 6 (0.91%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 11 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000 - £34000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car
Posted: 6 days ago