The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 149 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 7 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £26,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -
Graduate Software 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
2286 2383 1994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 96.09% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1983 1585
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate Software 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 Software Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
St Albans - 4 £26,000 -
Watford - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate Software Developer
East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (66.67%) C#
5 8 (66.67%) .NET
6 7 (58.33%) Coaching
7 6 (50.00%) WCF
7 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (50.00%) CSS
7 6 (50.00%) HTML
8 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
9 4 (33.33%) Physics
9 4 (33.33%) Ajax
9 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (33.33%) OOD
9 4 (33.33%) Scrum
9 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
9 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (33.33%) TDD
9 4 (33.33%) NUnit
9 4 (33.33%) Oracle
9 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
9 4 (33.33%) jQuery
9 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (33.33%) Selenium

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (33.33%) SignalR
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Chemistry
4 1 (8.33%) Biology
4 1 (8.33%) Life Science
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft