The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 93 109 122
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 46 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.15% 1.82% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.87% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 29
Median salary £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Graduate
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
2093 2138 2353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.71% 97.23% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1813 1952
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertford - 13 £25,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +6 11 £22,000 -17.75%
St Albans +2 10 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Watford -9 7 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Letchworth +4 6 £26,750 +11.45%
Ware 0 6 £22,000 -2.22%
Hemel Hempstead -4 4 £25,000 - 2
Stevenage +4 1 - -
Harpenden -1 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 60 (65.93%) Degree
2 57 (62.64%) .NET
3 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (57.14%) C#
5 46 (50.55%) ASP.NET
6 45 (49.45%) MVC
7 39 (42.86%) TDD
8 36 (39.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (39.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (35.16%) Computer Science
10 27 (29.67%) WCF
11 25 (27.47%) Scrum
11 25 (27.47%) SQL
12 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 23 (25.27%) HTML
13 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
14 22 (24.18%) Web Application Development
15 21 (23.08%) Mathematics
15 21 (23.08%) .NET Framework
16 20 (21.98%) BDD
17 19 (20.88%) NoSQL
17 19 (20.88%) Enterprise Software
18 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
18 18 (19.78%) Entity Framework
18 18 (19.78%) Node.js
18 18 (19.78%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (19.78%) Code First Entity Framework
18 18 (19.78%) Ruby
18 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
18 18 (19.78%) RESTful

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 5 (5.49%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.10%) MS Office
4 1 (1.10%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.88%) NoSQL
3 18 (19.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) DTS
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.89%) NUnit
4 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.59%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.30%) Moq
6 3 (3.30%) MSTest
6 3 (3.30%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.59%) Retail
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Local Government
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (62.64%) .NET
2 46 (50.55%) ASP.NET
3 36 (39.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (39.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (29.67%) WCF
5 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 23 (25.27%) HTML
7 21 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
8 18 (19.78%) Code First Entity Framework
8 18 (19.78%) Entity Framework
8 18 (19.78%) Node.js
8 18 (19.78%) RESTful
9 15 (16.48%) CSS
9 15 (16.48%) HTML5
10 7 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (6.59%) CSS3
11 6 (6.59%) Kafka
11 6 (6.59%) SignalR
11 6 (6.59%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.16%) Computer Science
2 21 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 19 (20.88%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (17.58%) Physics
5 11 (12.09%) User Experience
6 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.40%) Economics
8 3 (3.30%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.10%) Verilog
9 1 (1.10%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (49.45%) MVC
3 39 (42.86%) TDD
4 25 (27.47%) Scrum
5 22 (24.18%) Web Application Development
6 20 (21.98%) BDD
7 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.09%) Web Design
10 10 (10.99%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.79%) Web Development
12 7 (7.69%) Business Development
12 7 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.69%) SDLC
13 6 (6.59%) Coaching
13 6 (6.59%) Low Latency
13 6 (6.59%) OOD
14 5 (5.49%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 5 (5.49%) Information Architecture
14 5 (5.49%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.14%) C#
2 25 (27.47%) SQL
3 18 (19.78%) Ruby
4 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.69%) C++
5 7 (7.69%) Java
5 7 (7.69%) PHP
6 5 (5.49%) C
6 5 (5.49%) VBA
7 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.20%) Python
9 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (65.93%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) CIMA
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + study support
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+More!
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago