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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 88 93 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.19% 2.48% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 2.57% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 34
Median salary £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
1956 2299 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.17% 96.52% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1987 1854
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +19 21 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Letchworth +6 8 £23,750 -1.04%
Welwyn Garden City -5 3 £22,000 -12.00%
Hertford - 3 £22,000 - 2
Ware 0 2 £22,000 +10.00%
Hemel Hempstead -12 1 £25,000 - 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 61 (74.39%) Degree
2 44 (53.66%) C#
3 43 (52.44%) .NET
4 40 (48.78%) ASP.NET
5 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (40.24%) MVC
7 31 (37.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (37.80%) TDD
8 30 (36.59%) Computer Science
9 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (29.27%) Mathematics
11 23 (28.05%) WCF
11 23 (28.05%) HTML
12 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
12 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 19 (23.17%) Physics
13 19 (23.17%) HTML5
14 18 (21.95%) SQL
14 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
15 17 (20.73%) NoSQL
15 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
16 16 (19.51%) AngularJS
16 16 (19.51%) Entity Framework
16 16 (19.51%) Node.js
16 16 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (19.51%) RESTful
16 16 (19.51%) BDD
16 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
16 16 (19.51%) .NET Framework
16 16 (19.51%) Ruby

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 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) AutoCAD
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.88%) MS Office
4 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) NoSQL
3 16 (19.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.22%) Redis
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.54%) NUnit
3 7 (8.54%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.10%) Retail
2 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Local Government
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (52.44%) .NET
2 40 (48.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (37.80%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (28.05%) HTML
5 23 (28.05%) WCF
6 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 19 (23.17%) HTML5
8 16 (19.51%) .NET Framework
8 16 (19.51%) AngularJS
8 16 (19.51%) Code First Entity Framework
8 16 (19.51%) Entity Framework
8 16 (19.51%) Node.js
8 16 (19.51%) RESTful
9 14 (17.07%) CSS
10 8 (9.76%) jQuery
10 8 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (8.54%) CSS3
11 7 (8.54%) Kafka
11 7 (8.54%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.59%) Computer Science
2 24 (29.27%) Mathematics
3 19 (23.17%) Physics
4 16 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) Economics
7 1 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.22%) Verilog
7 1 (1.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.24%) MVC
3 31 (37.80%) TDD
4 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
6 16 (19.51%) BDD
7 14 (17.07%) Scrum
8 12 (14.63%) Web Development
9 8 (9.76%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.54%) Business Development
10 7 (8.54%) Coaching
10 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.54%) Low Latency
10 7 (8.54%) OOD
11 5 (6.10%) SDLC
12 4 (4.88%) OO
12 4 (4.88%) Pair Programming
13 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (3.66%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) C#
2 18 (21.95%) SQL
3 16 (19.51%) Ruby
4 12 (14.63%) Java
5 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.20%) PHP
7 9 (10.98%) C++
8 8 (9.76%) C
8 8 (9.76%) Python
9 5 (6.10%) VBA
10 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.66%) Perl
11 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (74.39%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) PhD
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Shares+Healthcare+Pension+More!
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Recruitment Revolution.com
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago