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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 40 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.96% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
148 148 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.01% 99.33% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 145 148 74
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Silverlight
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 4 (44.44%) Physics
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) NUnit
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) NUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) Silverlight
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) WebSockets
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (44.44%) SignalR
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Physics
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) OOD
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle