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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 100 100 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 1.87% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.91% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 20
Median salary £27,000 £30,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.74% +26.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £26,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
1977 1989 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.10% 97.64% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1705 1592
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 - 8 £27,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +5 7 £27,000 +0.93%
Watford -6 7 £25,000 -23.07%
Hemel Hempstead +7 5 £27,500 +10.00% 1
St Albans -9 4 £35,000 - 3
Stevenage - 1 - -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 50 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (60.00%) C#
4 42 (56.00%) MVC
5 41 (54.67%) Degree
6 40 (53.33%) ASP.NET
7 35 (46.67%) TDD
8 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (36.00%) Computer Science
11 24 (32.00%) Scrum
12 23 (30.67%) WCF
13 22 (29.33%) Web Application Development
13 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
14 21 (28.00%) .NET Framework
15 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 19 (25.33%) BDD
17 17 (22.67%) Entity Framework
17 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2014
17 17 (22.67%) Ruby
17 17 (22.67%) RESTful
18 16 (21.33%) SQL
18 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
19 15 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
20 14 (18.67%) Node.js
20 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
20 14 (18.67%) Code First Entity Framework
20 14 (18.67%) HTML
20 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
21 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering

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 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) AutoCAD
1 7 (9.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.33%) DTS
6 1 (1.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.00%) NUnit
4 5 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.33%) Moq
5 4 (5.33%) MSTest
5 4 (5.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Local Government
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 40 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (30.67%) WCF
6 21 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (22.67%) Entity Framework
8 17 (22.67%) RESTful
9 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
10 14 (18.67%) Code First Entity Framework
10 14 (18.67%) HTML
10 14 (18.67%) Node.js
11 10 (13.33%) CSS
12 7 (9.33%) WPF
13 6 (8.00%) HTML5
14 4 (5.33%) Castle Windsor
14 4 (5.33%) Ninject
14 4 (5.33%) Spring.NET
14 4 (5.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (17.33%) User Experience
4 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.33%) Economics
5 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) Physics
7 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.00%) MVC
3 35 (46.67%) TDD
4 24 (32.00%) Scrum
5 22 (29.33%) Web Application Development
6 19 (25.33%) BDD
7 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
7 13 (17.33%) Web Design
8 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Business Development
9 7 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (9.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 7 (9.33%) Information Architecture
9 7 (9.33%) Kanban
9 7 (9.33%) Web Development
9 7 (9.33%) Wireframes
10 6 (8.00%) SDLC
11 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) C#
2 17 (22.67%) Ruby
3 16 (21.33%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.33%) Java
6 6 (8.00%) C++
7 3 (4.00%) C
7 3 (4.00%) F#
7 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (54.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) CIMA
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Google
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