The median annual salary for a Graduate was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertford during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Hertfordshire / Hertford
Rank 10 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 16.33% 21.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £20,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 48 28 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 97.96% 100.00% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 23
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertford that featured Graduate in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Hertford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Hertford

Graduate Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Hertford region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Web Design
2 11 (61.11%) User Experience
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 7 (38.89%) Information Architecture
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 7 (38.89%) Wireframes
5 7 (38.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) Java
10 2 (11.11%) Drupal
10 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
11 1 (5.56%) C
11 1 (5.56%) C#
11 1 (5.56%) C++
11 1 (5.56%) OO
11 1 (5.56%) Python
11 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford 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 2 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) User Experience
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Web Design
2 7 (38.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 7 (38.89%) Information Architecture
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Wireframes
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree