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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 143 135 130
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.093% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.41% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 3
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
2098 1933 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.49% 96.65% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1549 1450
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016. 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
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Watford - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) WebSockets
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (57.14%) SignalR
3 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) SignalR
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) WebSockets
3 3 (42.86%) Kafka
3 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle