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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 245 360 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.01% 13.74% 14.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.14% 44.78% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 194 271 271
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,050 £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 555 804 778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 24.93% 30.69% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 434 621 594
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,998
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Borehamwood +20 43 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Watford +4 41 £40,000 - 7
Hatfield -4 36 £51,500 +3.00% 5
St Albans -15 19 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Hemel Hempstead -8 18 £40,000 -10.11% 6
Hertford +1 17 £26,000 -18.75%
Welwyn Garden City -2 15 £43,250 -3.88% 1
Letchworth -6 12 £46,000 +15.00% 4
Broxbourne - 7 £28,000 - 1
Potters Bar -1 5 £60,000 -9.77%
Bishop's Stortford -2 4 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Stevenage -11 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Rickmansworth - 3 £45,000 -
Cheshunt - 3 £47,500 -
Royston -4 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Harpenden - 2 £46,250 -
Tring +3 1 - -
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 - 1
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 217 (41.81%) Computer Science
2 152 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (27.36%) SQL
4 138 (26.59%) C#
5 125 (24.08%) JavaScript
6 117 (22.54%) .NET
7 113 (21.77%) Software Engineering
8 104 (20.04%) CSS
9 103 (19.85%) HTML
10 93 (17.92%) Mathematics
11 88 (16.96%) Java
12 87 (16.76%) Microsoft
13 81 (15.61%) AngularJS
14 79 (15.22%) OO
15 78 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
16 77 (14.84%) MVC
17 76 (14.64%) ITIL
18 75 (14.45%) Project Management
19 73 (14.07%) C++
19 73 (14.07%) Physics
20 70 (13.49%) ASP.NET
21 68 (13.10%) Windows
22 65 (12.52%) Scrum
23 64 (12.33%) Finance
23 64 (12.33%) OOD
24 59 (11.37%) User Experience
25 56 (10.79%) ASP.NET Web API
25 56 (10.79%) SQL Server
26 55 (10.60%) Node.js
27 54 (10.40%) jQuery

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 38 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (5.97%) Oracle Service Bus
4 27 (5.20%) SAS
5 16 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.73%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.35%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.77%) JBoss
10 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.58%) Drupal
10 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.39%) Apache
11 2 (0.39%) IIS
11 2 (0.39%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.19%) Confluence
12 1 (0.19%) Marvel
12 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 48 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.01%) Photoshop
3 25 (4.82%) MS Office
4 14 (2.70%) SPSS
5 13 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.73%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (1.73%) Final Cut Pro
6 9 (1.73%) InVision
7 8 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (1.16%) OrCAD
9 5 (0.96%) Simulink
10 4 (0.77%) MS Project
11 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.39%) InDesign
12 2 (0.39%) Stateflow
13 1 (0.19%) GIMP
13 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (8.86%) Office 365
3 14 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.12%) SaaS
5 7 (1.35%) PaaS
6 3 (0.58%) GitHub
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.47%) Firewall
2 17 (3.28%) LAN
2 17 (3.28%) WAN
3 16 (3.08%) MPLS
4 11 (2.12%) DNS
5 10 (1.93%) DHCP
5 10 (1.93%) VoIP
6 9 (1.73%) Wireless
7 8 (1.54%) PBX
7 8 (1.54%) VPN
8 7 (1.35%) DWDM
8 7 (1.35%) Frame Relay
8 7 (1.35%) FWSM
8 7 (1.35%) ISDN
8 7 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (1.35%) VLAN
9 6 (1.16%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.16%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.16%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.05%) MySQL
5 16 (3.08%) Big Data
6 15 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (2.70%) GIS
8 12 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.31%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.31%) QlikView
9 9 (1.73%) Redis
9 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (1.54%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.35%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.77%) DTS
12 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.58%) OLAP
13 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (10.02%) Subversion
2 49 (9.44%) Git (software)
3 42 (8.09%) NUnit
4 39 (7.51%) Selenium
5 38 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 36 (6.94%) LabVIEW
7 33 (6.36%) Jasmine
8 32 (6.17%) MSTest
9 26 (5.01%) Visual Studio
10 23 (4.43%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.89%) Visual Studio Team System
12 14 (2.70%) JIRA
13 10 (1.93%) Jenkins
13 10 (1.93%) Moq
14 6 (1.16%) Axure RP
14 6 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.77%) SpecFlow
17 3 (0.58%) Cucumber
17 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (12.33%) Finance
2 51 (9.83%) Telecoms
3 43 (8.29%) Retail
4 37 (7.13%) Advertising
5 19 (3.66%) Electronics
6 17 (3.28%) Legal
7 14 (2.70%) Marketing
7 14 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.31%) Games
9 11 (2.12%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.73%) Banking
11 7 (1.35%) French Language
12 6 (1.16%) Law
13 4 (0.77%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.77%) German Language
14 3 (0.58%) Billing
14 3 (0.58%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.58%) Publishing
14 3 (0.58%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 193 (37.19%) Developer
2 52 (10.02%) .NET Developer
3 51 (9.83%) C# Developer
4 43 (8.29%) Analyst
4 43 (8.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (7.90%) Project Manager
6 37 (7.13%) Graduate
6 37 (7.13%) Senior Developer
7 35 (6.74%) Software Developer
8 30 (5.78%) Software Engineer
9 29 (5.59%) Java Developer
10 28 (5.39%) Technical Manager
11 27 (5.20%) Designer
12 25 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.82%) Web Developer
13 19 (3.66%) Data Manager
13 19 (3.66%) Junior
13 19 (3.66%) Senior C# Developer
13 19 (3.66%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (22.54%) .NET
2 104 (20.04%) CSS
3 103 (19.85%) HTML
4 81 (15.61%) AngularJS
5 70 (13.49%) ASP.NET
6 56 (10.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 55 (10.60%) Node.js
8 54 (10.40%) jQuery
9 50 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (7.71%) CSS3
10 40 (7.71%) HTML5
11 35 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
12 34 (6.55%) Middleware
12 34 (6.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (4.82%) PhoneGap
13 25 (4.82%) Web Services
14 18 (3.47%) JSON
15 17 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (3.08%) ZeroMQ
17 15 (2.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 217 (41.81%) Computer Science
2 78 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (11.37%) User Experience
4 51 (9.83%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.31%) Robotics
7 10 (1.93%) FMCG
8 9 (1.73%) Animation
8 9 (1.73%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.73%) Fintech
8 9 (1.73%) Graphic Design
8 9 (1.73%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.54%) EPoS
10 6 (1.16%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.16%) iPad
11 5 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (0.96%) Life Science
11 5 (0.96%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 68 (13.10%) Windows
2 53 (10.21%) Linux
3 14 (2.70%) Android
3 14 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.50%) Unix
4 13 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) AIX
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (21.77%) Software Engineering
3 93 (17.92%) Mathematics
4 79 (15.22%) OO
5 77 (14.84%) MVC
6 76 (14.64%) ITIL
7 75 (14.45%) Project Management
8 73 (14.07%) Physics
9 65 (12.52%) Scrum
10 64 (12.33%) OOD
11 50 (9.63%) Web Development
12 45 (8.67%) SDLC
13 44 (8.48%) Continuous Deployment
13 44 (8.48%) SOA
14 43 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (8.09%) DevOps
16 41 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (6.94%) SOLID
18 35 (6.74%) Analytics
19 34 (6.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (27.36%) SQL
2 138 (26.59%) C#
3 125 (24.08%) JavaScript
4 88 (16.96%) Java
5 73 (14.07%) C++
6 37 (7.13%) C
7 32 (6.17%) PHP
8 31 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.47%) Python
9 18 (3.47%) TypeScript
9 18 (3.47%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.50%) R
11 12 (2.31%) Assembly Language
12 11 (2.12%) Ruby
13 9 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.35%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.35%) Perl
15 6 (1.16%) VBA
16 4 (0.77%) VB
17 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (8.67%) PhD
2 18 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.50%) ISEB
5 12 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.73%) CCNP
7 8 (1.54%) BC Cleared
7 8 (1.54%) CCIE
7 8 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.16%) MCSE
9 6 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.96%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.77%) CCNA
12 3 (0.58%) CBAP
13 2 (0.39%) MCSA
13 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.39%) PMP
13 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.08%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) PMO
3 3 (0.58%) GxP
4 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) MISRA
4 1 (0.19%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.54%) Firmware
4 7 (1.35%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.96%) Docker
6 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.39%) iptables
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (4.05%) Puppet
2 7 (1.35%) Grafana
2 7 (1.35%) Graphite
3 6 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.02%) Oracle
3 35 (6.74%) Xamarin
4 27 (5.20%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (4.82%) Sitecore
6 18 (3.47%) SAP
7 14 (2.70%) Google
8 12 (2.31%) Adobe
8 12 (2.31%) Cisco
8 12 (2.31%) Tableau
9 11 (2.12%) CheckPoint
9 11 (2.12%) VMware
10 7 (1.35%) Riverbed
11 6 (1.16%) Juniper
12 4 (0.77%) Brocade
12 4 (0.77%) Computacenter
12 4 (0.77%) EMC
12 4 (0.77%) F5
13 3 (0.58%) Citrix
13 3 (0.58%) IBM
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £35k to £45k + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training, Graduate Scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Training + Progression + Good Bene
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-35k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum Negotiable +Pension+Travel allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago