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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 116 100 127
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 19 48 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 2.14% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.20% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 23
Median salary £27,000 £32,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £26,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%

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 2184 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.73% 97.37% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1839 1590
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Hemel Hempstead +11 6 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Hertford -4 4 £27,000 -15.62% 1
Welwyn Garden City +2 3 £27,000 -1.81%
Watford -7 3 £25,000 -23.07%
St Albans -14 3 £35,000 - 1
Hoddesdon -5 1 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 47 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (67.16%) .NET
3 39 (58.21%) MVC
3 39 (58.21%) C#
4 33 (49.25%) Degree
5 32 (47.76%) TDD
5 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET
6 31 (46.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (43.28%) Computer Science
8 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (35.82%) Scrum
10 21 (31.34%) WCF
11 20 (29.85%) Web Application Development
12 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
13 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
14 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 16 (23.88%) BDD
15 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
16 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
16 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (20.90%) RESTful
16 14 (20.90%) Ruby
16 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
17 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (19.40%) Web Design
17 13 (19.40%) User Experience
18 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
18 12 (17.91%) SQL
19 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Software
20 10 (14.93%) Node.js

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 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.46%) AutoCAD
3 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (1.49%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) DTS
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
1 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.45%) NUnit
3 6 (8.96%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.46%) Moq
4 5 (7.46%) MSTest
4 5 (7.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Local Government
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) .NET
2 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET
3 31 (46.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (31.34%) WCF
6 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
7 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
9 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
9 14 (20.90%) RESTful
10 10 (14.93%) Code First Entity Framework
10 10 (14.93%) CSS
10 10 (14.93%) HTML
10 10 (14.93%) Node.js
11 9 (13.43%) WPF
12 5 (7.46%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (7.46%) Ninject
12 5 (7.46%) Spring.NET
12 5 (7.46%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (7.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.28%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.40%) User Experience
3 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (13.43%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.46%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (5.97%) Economics
7 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.48%) Physics
8 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (58.21%) MVC
3 32 (47.76%) TDD
4 24 (35.82%) Scrum
5 20 (29.85%) Web Application Development
6 16 (23.88%) BDD
7 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
8 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (19.40%) Web Design
9 9 (13.43%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (13.43%) Kanban
9 9 (13.43%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.45%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 7 (10.45%) Information Architecture
10 7 (10.45%) Web Development
10 7 (10.45%) Wireframes
11 6 (8.96%) Business Development
11 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
11 6 (8.96%) SDLC
12 5 (7.46%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) C#
2 14 (20.90%) Ruby
3 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.91%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) C++
6 4 (5.97%) C
6 4 (5.97%) F#
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CIMA
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Google
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago