The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 129 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 12 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% 0.77% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.81% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 37
Average salary £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,900 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.12%
Graduate Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2360 1971 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.60% 94.71% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1945 1585 2201
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 £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 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
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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
Hemel Hempstead -16 3 £23,000 +13.58%
Watford -13 2 £22,250 -14.42%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £23,750 -
Stevenage - 2 £23,000 -
Harpenden - 1 £26,000 -
Graduate Developer
East of England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Graduate Developer in their job title 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 with Graduate Developer in their job title.

1 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) PHP
7 6 (26.09%) C#
7 6 (26.09%) CMS
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (21.74%) QA
9 4 (17.39%) Google
9 4 (17.39%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) VB6
9 4 (17.39%) C
9 4 (17.39%) XHTML
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) VBScript
9 4 (17.39%) VB
9 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 3 (13.04%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
10 3 (13.04%) Physics
11 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.70%) Drupal

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Graduate Developer in their job title 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 with Graduate Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) XHTML
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.04%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.35%) MVC
2 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 6 (26.09%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) VB6
5 4 (17.39%) C
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) VBScript
5 4 (17.39%) VB
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Google
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle