The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank - 33 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Graduate
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
195 151 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.48% 97.42% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 176 137 104
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Graduate
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the St Albans region.

Graduate Salary Trend in St Albans

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Mingle
2 3 (75.00%) RavenDB
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (75.00%) CQRS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) OO

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) RavenDB
1 3 (75.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
1 3 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) CQRS
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree