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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 30 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.86% 2.76% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.09% 2.78% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
136 144 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.14% 99.31% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 127 137 74
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
1 16 (94.12%) MVC
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) WCF
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (58.82%) Ruby
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (58.82%) Web Application Development
4 10 (58.82%) BDD
4 10 (58.82%) NoSQL
4 10 (58.82%) Entity Framework
4 10 (58.82%) Node.js
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 4 (23.53%) Physics
7 4 (23.53%) Computer Science

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) NoSQL
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) NUnit
2 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
3 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (82.35%) WCF
3 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) Entity Framework
3 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) SignalR
5 4 (23.53%) WebSockets
6 3 (17.65%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Physics
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) BDD
3 10 (58.82%) Web Application Development
4 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 4 (23.53%) Low Latency
4 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Apple
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago