The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 50 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.47% 2.73% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.75% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
Median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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 Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 546 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.89% 99.45% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 407 402 473
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Watford

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Watford

Graduate Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 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 Watford region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (46.15%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) PhD
3 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VBA
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Physics
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) C

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) PhD
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 6 days ago