The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 296 285 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.82% 12.20% 12.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.24% 38.41% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 220 243 287
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 556 742 939
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 27.84% 31.75% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 435 611 734
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Hertfordshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Hertfordshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Hertfordshire

Degree
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 50 £37,500 -14.28% 4
Borehamwood +12 48 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Hatfield -2 41 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Welwyn Garden City +18 34 £52,500 +35.48% 10
Letchworth -4 24 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead -11 23 £40,000 +6.66% 2
St Albans -6 21 £60,000 - 5
Hertford -1 13 £26,250 -17.96% 4
Stevenage +9 4 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Cheshunt - 4 £47,500 -
Bishop's Stortford -3 2 £29,250 -2.50% 1
Hitchin -7 2 £33,500 -18.29%
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
Harpenden - 1 £37,500 -
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 265 (46.99%) Computer Science
2 185 (32.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 149 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 146 (25.89%) Software Engineering
5 144 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (24.82%) SQL
7 126 (22.34%) HTML
8 121 (21.45%) C#
9 116 (20.57%) CSS
10 101 (17.91%) Microsoft
11 100 (17.73%) .NET
12 99 (17.55%) Java
13 88 (15.60%) AngularJS
14 86 (15.25%) Windows
15 85 (15.07%) Mathematics
16 82 (14.54%) C++
17 78 (13.83%) Finance
18 77 (13.65%) Project Management
19 76 (13.48%) OO
20 71 (12.59%) ASP.NET
21 69 (12.23%) jQuery
21 69 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
22 67 (11.88%) Telecoms
23 65 (11.52%) MVC
23 65 (11.52%) ITIL
24 62 (10.99%) SQL Server
25 60 (10.64%) OOD
25 60 (10.64%) User Experience
25 60 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
26 59 (10.46%) SDLC

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 35 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 27 (4.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 14 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (2.13%) SAS
5 12 (2.13%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.95%) CMS
6 11 (1.95%) JBoss
6 11 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.24%) Kentico
7 7 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.89%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.71%) Confluence
10 4 (0.71%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.71%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.53%) Drupal
12 2 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (3.19%) Photoshop
4 16 (2.84%) Adobe After Effects
5 12 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (1.95%) SPSS
7 10 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (1.77%) Final Cut Pro
7 10 (1.77%) InVision
8 9 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (1.24%) Zemax
10 6 (1.06%) OrCAD
11 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.18%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.89%) Magento
2 4 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.35%) HFM
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 60 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (8.33%) Office 365
3 23 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.77%) SaaS
5 9 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.89%) Amazon Glacier
7 5 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.89%) AWS CloudTrail
7 5 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.89%) PaaS
7 5 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.71%) IaaS
9 2 (0.35%) GitHub
9 2 (0.35%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.32%) Firewall
2 25 (4.43%) LAN
2 25 (4.43%) WAN
3 16 (2.84%) VPN
4 15 (2.66%) DNS
4 15 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.48%) MPLS
5 14 (2.48%) VLAN
6 11 (1.95%) DHCP
7 10 (1.77%) Wireless
8 9 (1.60%) VoIP
9 8 (1.42%) Skype
10 7 (1.24%) BGP
10 7 (1.24%) DWDM
10 7 (1.24%) Frame Relay
10 7 (1.24%) FWSM
10 7 (1.24%) Internet
10 7 (1.24%) SAN
10 7 (1.24%) Unified Communications
11 6 (1.06%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.08%) MySQL
3 20 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.66%) NoSQL
4 15 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.77%) Big Data
6 10 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.77%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.60%) GIS
7 9 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.60%) QlikView
8 5 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (0.89%) Power BI
8 5 (0.89%) Redis
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.53%) DTS
10 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 57 (10.11%) Git (software)
1 57 (10.11%) LabVIEW
2 43 (7.62%) NUnit
3 42 (7.45%) Subversion
4 37 (6.56%) Selenium
5 34 (6.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 29 (5.14%) Visual Studio
7 28 (4.96%) Jasmine
8 27 (4.79%) MSTest
9 18 (3.19%) TeamCity
10 16 (2.84%) JIRA
11 15 (2.66%) Moq
11 15 (2.66%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (1.77%) JUnit
13 9 (1.60%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.06%) Axure RP
15 5 (0.89%) Jenkins
16 3 (0.53%) Gradle
17 2 (0.35%) Grunt
17 2 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 78 (13.83%) Finance
2 67 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 46 (8.16%) Advertising
4 32 (5.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (4.08%) Games
5 23 (4.08%) Retail
6 13 (2.30%) Electronics
7 12 (2.13%) Marketing
8 11 (1.95%) Legal
9 9 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.24%) French Language
11 6 (1.06%) Back Office
11 6 (1.06%) Law
12 5 (0.89%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.71%) German Language
13 4 (0.71%) Military
13 4 (0.71%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.53%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.53%) Publishing
14 3 (0.53%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 210 (37.23%) Developer
2 56 (9.93%) .NET Developer
3 51 (9.04%) Analyst
3 51 (9.04%) Senior Developer
4 45 (7.98%) C# Developer
5 41 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 39 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (6.91%) Java Developer
6 39 (6.91%) Project Manager
7 38 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 34 (6.03%) Web Developer
9 30 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (4.79%) Architect
10 27 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (4.61%) Graduate
11 26 (4.61%) Senior .NET Developer
12 23 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
14 21 (3.72%) C++ Developer
14 21 (3.72%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (22.34%) HTML
2 116 (20.57%) CSS
3 100 (17.73%) .NET
4 88 (15.60%) AngularJS
5 71 (12.59%) ASP.NET
6 69 (12.23%) jQuery
7 56 (9.93%) HTML5
8 50 (8.87%) Node.js
9 48 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
10 45 (7.98%) CSS3
11 39 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (5.50%) Middleware
13 30 (5.32%) Web Services
14 28 (4.96%) KnockoutJS
14 28 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (3.90%) Spring
16 20 (3.55%) Ajax
17 18 (3.19%) JSON
18 17 (3.01%) XML
19 16 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 265 (46.99%) Computer Science
2 69 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (10.64%) User Experience
4 35 (6.21%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.84%) Fintech
5 16 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.95%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.77%) Animation
9 8 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (1.24%) FMCG
10 7 (1.24%) iPad
10 7 (1.24%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.89%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.89%) iPhone
12 5 (0.89%) Pharmacovigilance
12 5 (0.89%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 86 (15.25%) Windows
2 46 (8.16%) Linux
3 20 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.66%) Unix
6 12 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.77%) Android
7 10 (1.77%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.42%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.89%) VMS
9 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.71%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.18%) AIX
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (25.89%) Software Engineering
2 144 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (15.07%) Mathematics
4 77 (13.65%) Project Management
5 76 (13.48%) OO
6 65 (11.52%) ITIL
6 65 (11.52%) MVC
7 60 (10.64%) OOD
8 59 (10.46%) SDLC
9 58 (10.28%) Web Development
10 57 (10.11%) Scrum
11 56 (9.93%) Physics
12 46 (8.16%) SOA
13 37 (6.56%) Test Automation
14 36 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (6.03%) DevOps
16 33 (5.85%) Continuous Deployment
17 32 (5.67%) Data Analysis
18 30 (5.32%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 149 (26.42%) JavaScript
2 140 (24.82%) SQL
3 121 (21.45%) C#
4 99 (17.55%) Java
5 82 (14.54%) C++
6 34 (6.03%) PHP
7 32 (5.67%) C
8 28 (4.96%) TypeScript
9 27 (4.79%) Python
10 24 (4.26%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.55%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.48%) Ruby
12 14 (2.48%) VB.NET
13 11 (1.95%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.89%) Assembly Language
14 5 (0.89%) AWK
14 5 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.71%) VBA
16 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 185 (32.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 52 (9.22%) PhD
3 27 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.13%) MCSA
8 11 (1.95%) ISEB
8 11 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (1.77%) MCSE
10 9 (1.60%) CCNP
11 8 (1.42%) CCIE
11 8 (1.42%) MCTS
11 8 (1.42%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.24%) BC Cleared
12 7 (1.24%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.89%) CCNA
13 5 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.71%) CBAP
14 4 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.30%) QA
1 13 (2.30%) SLA
2 6 (1.06%) GxP
3 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.71%) PMO
5 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.35%) GDPR
7 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 18 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.24%) Firmware
4 6 (1.06%) Terminal Server
5 5 (0.89%) Docker
5 5 (0.89%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.35%) iptables
7 2 (0.35%) vSphere
8 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (3.37%) Puppet
2 8 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.06%) SCCM
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.35%) Grafana
5 2 (0.35%) Graphite
5 2 (0.35%) HockeyApp
5 2 (0.35%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.11%) Oracle
3 27 (4.79%) Xamarin
4 21 (3.72%) Adobe
5 20 (3.55%) Cisco
6 19 (3.37%) VMware
7 18 (3.19%) Citrix
8 17 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (2.84%) SAP
10 15 (2.66%) Sitecore
11 14 (2.48%) CheckPoint
12 13 (2.30%) Google
13 9 (1.60%) Tableau
14 7 (1.24%) JD Edwards
14 7 (1.24%) Riverbed
15 6 (1.06%) Juniper
16 5 (0.89%) Apple
16 5 (0.89%) Xerox
17 4 (0.71%) Demandware
17 4 (0.71%) hybris
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance and bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-40k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 19 days ago