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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 92 90 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 43 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.21% 2.67% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.77% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 32
Median salary £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £24,900
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
1887 2346 2327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.02% 96.54% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 2015 1919
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 August 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 August 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
St Albans +21 21 £35,000 +37.25% 4
Hertford - 6 £22,250 -
Watford +10 4 £22,000 -2.22%
Letchworth -10 2 £21,500 -10.41% 2
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 65 (83.33%) Degree
2 30 (38.46%) C#
3 29 (37.18%) .NET
3 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
4 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET
5 22 (28.21%) HTML
6 21 (26.92%) SQL
6 21 (26.92%) MVC
6 21 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (26.92%) Mathematics
7 19 (24.36%) TDD
7 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 18 (23.08%) Physics
9 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (21.79%) HTML5
9 17 (21.79%) WCF
10 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.95%) Java
10 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (16.67%) Python
11 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 12 (15.38%) Ruby
12 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
12 12 (15.38%) Node.js
12 12 (15.38%) BDD
12 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 12 (15.38%) 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 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.85%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.41%) NUnit
3 5 (6.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.69%) Local Government
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) .NET
2 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 22 (28.21%) HTML
4 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (21.79%) HTML5
5 17 (21.79%) WCF
6 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 12 (15.38%) Code First Entity Framework
7 12 (15.38%) CSS
7 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
7 12 (15.38%) Node.js
7 12 (15.38%) RESTful
8 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.97%) jQuery
10 6 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (6.41%) CSS3
11 5 (6.41%) Kafka
11 5 (6.41%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
2 21 (26.92%) Mathematics
3 18 (23.08%) Physics
4 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.28%) Verilog
7 1 (1.28%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.56%) Solaris
3 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (26.92%) MVC
2 19 (24.36%) TDD
3 18 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 12 (15.38%) BDD
4 12 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 9 (11.54%) Web Development
6 8 (10.26%) Scrum
7 7 (8.97%) SDLC
8 6 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.41%) Coaching
9 5 (6.41%) DevOps
9 5 (6.41%) Low Latency
9 5 (6.41%) OOD
10 4 (5.13%) OO
10 4 (5.13%) Presales
10 4 (5.13%) Security Architecture
10 4 (5.13%) Security Operations
11 3 (3.85%) CRM
12 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) C#
2 21 (26.92%) SQL
3 14 (17.95%) Java
4 13 (16.67%) Python
5 12 (15.38%) Ruby
6 11 (14.10%) C
7 10 (12.82%) C++
8 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 8 (10.26%) PHP
10 6 (7.69%) MATLAB
11 5 (6.41%) Bash Shell
11 5 (6.41%) Perl
11 5 (6.41%) VBA
12 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (83.33%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) PhD
3 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.56%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) IBM
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £180000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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