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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 15 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 287 335 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.52% 14.67% 14.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.07% 46.02% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 215 271 308
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 £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
623 728 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.36% 31.89% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 473 537 606
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -11 65 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Welwyn Garden City +13 32 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 31 £27,500 -50.00% 5
Stevenage +15 22 £32,500 -10.95% 3
St Albans -14 19 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hertford +1 11 £45,000 +38.46%
Borehamwood +6 10 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Letchworth +5 7 £32,750 -31.05%
Hitchin - 7 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth -3 6 £42,250 -43.66% 1
Royston -5 6 £42,500 - 1
Ware +1 5 - -
Welwyn - 2 £24,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +12 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 232 (37.85%) SQL
2 208 (33.93%) Computer Science
3 180 (29.36%) JavaScript
4 165 (26.92%) Java
5 153 (24.96%) HTML
6 149 (24.31%) Software Engineering
7 145 (23.65%) SQL Server
8 138 (22.51%) .NET
9 134 (21.86%) C#
10 128 (20.88%) Microsoft
11 116 (18.92%) Linux
12 114 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
13 109 (17.78%) Finance
14 106 (17.29%) XML
15 105 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (15.66%) CSS
17 93 (15.17%) UNIX
17 93 (15.17%) Windows
18 90 (14.68%) jQuery
19 89 (14.52%) ASP.NET
20 86 (14.03%) Project Management
21 85 (13.87%) MVC
22 81 (13.21%) MS Excel
23 78 (12.72%) OO
24 77 (12.56%) Oracle
25 75 (12.23%) C++
25 75 (12.23%) Retail
26 72 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
27 69 (11.26%) Relational Database
27 69 (11.26%) Web Services

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 40 (6.53%) WebSphere
2 36 (5.87%) Tomcat
3 35 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 33 (5.38%) IIS
5 19 (3.10%) MQSeries
6 18 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (2.94%) Apache
7 14 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (1.96%) JBoss
9 11 (1.79%) OpenEdge
10 9 (1.47%) ColdFusion
10 9 (1.47%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (1.31%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.31%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.31%) MS Exchange
12 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.98%) Drupal
13 6 (0.98%) SAS
14 5 (0.82%) WorkSite
14 5 (0.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 81 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.36%) MS Office
3 21 (3.43%) MS Project
4 20 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.82%) CPLEX
6 5 (0.82%) Mingle
6 5 (0.82%) SPSS
6 5 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.33%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.33%) Simulink
8 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.33%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.33%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.33%) Magento
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.33%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.16%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.16%) Agresso
5 1 (0.16%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.79%) SaaS
2 5 (0.82%) Office 365
3 3 (0.49%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.87%) Internet
2 21 (3.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.63%) IPv4
4 8 (1.31%) SAN
4 8 (1.31%) VPN
5 7 (1.14%) HTTP
6 6 (0.98%) DNS
7 5 (0.82%) VoIP
7 5 (0.82%) Wireless
8 4 (0.65%) SSH
8 4 (0.65%) Firewall
8 4 (0.65%) WAN
8 4 (0.65%) LAN
8 4 (0.65%) FTP
8 4 (0.65%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.65%) WinSCP
9 3 (0.49%) SMTP
10 2 (0.33%) DHCP
10 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.33%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 72 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (11.26%) Relational Database
4 68 (11.09%) MySQL
5 31 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (3.59%) RDBMS
10 20 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (2.61%) Data Mining
13 15 (2.45%) DB2
14 12 (1.96%) DbVisualizer
15 10 (1.63%) MS Access
16 8 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (1.31%) Cognos Report Studio
16 8 (1.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 8 (1.31%) Cognos Event Studio
17 7 (1.14%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 44 (7.18%) Maven
2 43 (7.01%) Subversion
3 39 (6.36%) Git (software)
4 37 (6.04%) Eclipse
5 28 (4.57%) JUnit
6 26 (4.24%) Visual Studio
7 18 (2.94%) Ant
7 18 (2.94%) Selenium
8 15 (2.45%) QuickTest Pro
9 14 (2.28%) JIRA
10 12 (1.96%) LoadRunner
11 11 (1.79%) NUnit
11 11 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.79%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.63%) SoapUI
13 9 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (1.47%) CruiseControl
13 9 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.14%) Log4j
15 5 (0.82%) MSTest
General
1 109 (17.78%) Finance
2 75 (12.23%) Retail
3 65 (10.60%) Banking
4 29 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.45%) Electronics
7 13 (2.12%) Back Office
8 12 (1.96%) Marketing
9 11 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.63%) Games
11 9 (1.47%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.47%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.14%) Advertising
12 7 (1.14%) Interactive Media
13 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.49%) Local Government
14 3 (0.49%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.49%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 249 (40.62%) Developer
2 104 (16.97%) Analyst
3 82 (13.38%) Java Developer
4 68 (11.09%) Software Developer
5 60 (9.79%) Software Engineer
6 59 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 50 (8.16%) .NET Developer
8 47 (7.67%) Junior
9 41 (6.69%) Senior Developer
10 36 (5.87%) Graduate
11 34 (5.55%) Project Manager
11 34 (5.55%) Junior Developer
12 32 (5.22%) Consultant
13 30 (4.89%) Senior Java Developer
14 29 (4.73%) C# Developer
15 26 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
16 25 (4.08%) Support Analyst
17 21 (3.43%) Graduate Developer
18 20 (3.26%) Applications Support
18 20 (3.26%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (24.96%) HTML
2 138 (22.51%) .NET
3 106 (17.29%) XML
4 96 (15.66%) CSS
5 90 (14.68%) jQuery
6 89 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 69 (11.26%) Web Services
8 54 (8.81%) SOAP
9 51 (8.32%) Spring
10 50 (8.16%) HTML5
11 48 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (7.18%) Hibernate
13 42 (6.85%) J2EE
14 38 (6.20%) XSLT
15 36 (5.87%) JDBC
15 36 (5.87%) Ajax
16 34 (5.55%) JSON
17 32 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 31 (5.06%) JSP
19 29 (4.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 208 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 114 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (8.81%) Mathematics
4 30 (4.89%) Physics
5 28 (4.57%) Management Information System
6 25 (4.08%) Algorithms
7 22 (3.59%) User Experience
8 18 (2.94%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.45%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.12%) EFT
11 11 (1.79%) PMI
12 10 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.63%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.47%) Replication
14 7 (1.14%) Robotics
14 7 (1.14%) Web 2.0
15 6 (0.98%) Informatics
15 6 (0.98%) Chemistry
15 6 (0.98%) Artificial Intelligence
16 5 (0.82%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 116 (18.92%) Linux
2 93 (15.17%) UNIX
2 93 (15.17%) Windows
3 24 (3.92%) HPUX
4 18 (2.94%) Solaris
5 17 (2.77%) AIX
6 16 (2.61%) Debian
7 13 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.63%) Android
9 10 (1.63%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.14%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (24.31%) Software Engineering
2 105 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (14.03%) Project Management
4 85 (13.87%) MVC
5 78 (12.72%) OO
6 56 (9.14%) E-Commerce
7 55 (8.97%) ITIL
8 50 (8.16%) TDD
9 49 (7.99%) Scrum
10 47 (7.67%) PRINCE2
11 44 (7.18%) Multithreading
12 37 (6.04%) Unit Testing
13 36 (5.87%) Coaching
14 33 (5.38%) Business Analysis
15 29 (4.73%) SOA
15 29 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (4.24%) Web Development
17 24 (3.92%) OOD
18 23 (3.75%) Workflow
18 23 (3.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 232 (37.85%) SQL
2 180 (29.36%) JavaScript
3 165 (26.92%) Java
4 134 (21.86%) C#
5 75 (12.23%) C++
6 66 (10.77%) C
7 55 (8.97%) Python
8 33 (5.38%) PHP
9 28 (4.57%) T-SQL
10 21 (3.43%) VB
10 21 (3.43%) Perl
11 17 (2.77%) XPath
12 13 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.47%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.47%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.31%) PHP5
14 8 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.14%) VBA
16 6 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (5.38%) ISEB
2 28 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (2.77%) Sun Certification
5 16 (2.61%) PhD
6 13 (2.12%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.82%) MCSA
11 4 (0.65%) CBAP
11 4 (0.65%) APMP
11 4 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.65%) MCP
11 4 (0.65%) MCSE
12 3 (0.49%) MCTS
13 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.34%) QA
2 18 (2.94%) SLA
3 13 (2.12%) ISO 8583
4 8 (1.31%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.49%) GMP
5 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.49%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9002
7 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.63%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.14%) Postfix
4 7 (1.14%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.49%) Firmware
5 3 (0.49%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) iptables
6 2 (0.33%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.33%) NFS
6 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.16%) Samba
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 128 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 77 (12.56%) Oracle
3 42 (6.85%) IBM
4 41 (6.69%) VMware
5 27 (4.40%) SAP
6 22 (3.59%) HP
7 10 (1.63%) Citrix
8 9 (1.47%) Cognos
9 8 (1.31%) Adobe
9 8 (1.31%) Sun
9 8 (1.31%) Lotus
10 7 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.14%) Interwoven
10 7 (1.14%) Cisco
11 6 (0.98%) Siebel
11 6 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.82%) Sage
13 4 (0.65%) Kofax
13 4 (0.65%) Google
13 4 (0.65%) Nintex
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, health, pens +
Posted: 18 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 2 days ago