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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 95 124 143
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 37 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.82% 1.45% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.48% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 17
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1953 2358 2567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.11% 97.40% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1928 2106
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 £22,500 -
St Albans - 8 £32,000 - 1
Watford +14 7 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead +17 5 £22,500 -2.17%
Welwyn Garden City +7 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Hoddesdon -5 1 £31,000 +12.72%
Harpenden - 1 £24,000 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 77 (84.62%) Degree
2 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
3 29 (31.87%) Mathematics
4 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 24 (26.37%) Java
6 23 (25.27%) C#
7 21 (23.08%) .NET
8 20 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (20.88%) SQL
10 18 (19.78%) Python
10 18 (19.78%) C
10 18 (19.78%) Physics
11 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET
11 17 (18.68%) MVC
12 16 (17.58%) C++
13 15 (16.48%) PhD
14 14 (15.38%) Linux
14 14 (15.38%) HTML
14 14 (15.38%) TDD
14 14 (15.38%) Local Government
14 14 (15.38%) WCF
14 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
16 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
18 10 (10.99%) CSS
18 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
18 10 (10.99%) BDD

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 2 (2.20%) Apache
1 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) HP UFT
2 5 (5.49%) LoadRunner
3 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.40%) NUnit
3 4 (4.40%) Subversion
3 4 (4.40%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (15.38%) Local Government
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) .NET
2 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (15.38%) HTML
3 14 (15.38%) WCF
4 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
6 10 (10.99%) Code First Entity Framework
6 10 (10.99%) CSS
6 10 (10.99%) Entity Framework
6 10 (10.99%) Node.js
6 10 (10.99%) RESTful
7 8 (8.79%) HTML5
7 8 (8.79%) jQuery
8 6 (6.59%) ODBC
9 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (4.40%) CSS3
10 4 (4.40%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
2 29 (31.87%) Mathematics
3 20 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (19.78%) Physics
5 10 (10.99%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (5.49%) NHS
7 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.10%) Verilog
7 1 (1.10%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Unix
3 5 (5.49%) Solaris
3 5 (5.49%) Windows
4 2 (2.20%) Android
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.68%) MVC
3 14 (15.38%) TDD
4 10 (10.99%) BDD
4 10 (10.99%) Web Application Development
5 9 (9.89%) CRM
5 9 (9.89%) SDLC
5 9 (9.89%) Web Development
6 7 (7.69%) DevOps
6 7 (7.69%) OO
7 6 (6.59%) Scrum
8 5 (5.49%) Content Management
8 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.40%) Coaching
9 4 (4.40%) Presales
9 4 (4.40%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.37%) Java
2 23 (25.27%) C#
3 19 (20.88%) SQL
4 18 (19.78%) C
4 18 (19.78%) Python
5 16 (17.58%) C++
6 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.99%) Ruby
7 8 (8.79%) MATLAB
8 7 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.69%) Perl
8 7 (7.69%) PHP
8 7 (7.69%) VBA
9 2 (2.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 77 (84.62%) Degree
2 15 (16.48%) PhD
3 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (5.49%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) IBM
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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