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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 104 108 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 35 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 1.99% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 2.05% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 30
Median salary £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,250 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
1938 2393 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.18% 97.08% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1992 2023
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +28 13 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Hertford - 12 £22,250 -
Watford +9 5 £22,000 -2.22% 2
Hemel Hempstead +11 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 82 (90.11%) Degree
2 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
3 28 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 25 (27.47%) Software Engineering
5 24 (26.37%) C#
6 22 (24.18%) SQL
6 22 (24.18%) .NET
6 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (23.08%) Java
7 21 (23.08%) Physics
8 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET
9 19 (20.88%) HTML
10 18 (19.78%) MVC
10 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (18.68%) Python
12 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (16.48%) TDD
12 15 (16.48%) WCF
12 15 (16.48%) PhD
13 14 (15.38%) Linux
13 14 (15.38%) C
13 14 (15.38%) Local Government
14 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (14.29%) HTML5
14 13 (14.29%) C++
15 12 (13.19%) CSS
15 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
15 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
17 10 (10.99%) JavaScript

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 5 (5.49%) 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
2 5 (5.49%) NUnit
2 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.40%) Subversion
3 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.38%) Local Government
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.18%) .NET
2 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET
3 19 (20.88%) HTML
4 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (16.48%) WCF
5 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (14.29%) HTML5
6 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (13.19%) CSS
7 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
7 10 (10.99%) Code First Entity Framework
7 10 (10.99%) Entity Framework
7 10 (10.99%) Node.js
7 10 (10.99%) RESTful
8 8 (8.79%) jQuery
9 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.59%) ODBC
9 6 (6.59%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.49%) Kafka
10 5 (5.49%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
2 28 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (23.08%) 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 25 (27.47%) Software Engineering
2 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.78%) MVC
3 15 (16.48%) TDD
4 10 (10.99%) BDD
4 10 (10.99%) Web Application Development
4 10 (10.99%) Web Development
5 9 (9.89%) SDLC
6 8 (8.79%) CRM
7 7 (7.69%) DevOps
7 7 (7.69%) OO
7 7 (7.69%) Scrum
8 6 (6.59%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.49%) Coaching
9 5 (5.49%) Content Management
9 5 (5.49%) Low Latency
9 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.49%) OOD
9 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.37%) C#
2 22 (24.18%) SQL
3 21 (23.08%) Java
4 17 (18.68%) Python
5 14 (15.38%) C
6 13 (14.29%) C++
7 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.99%) Ruby
8 8 (8.79%) MATLAB
8 8 (8.79%) PHP
8 8 (8.79%) VBA
9 7 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.69%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (90.11%) 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
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and relocation
Posted: 10 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago