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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 18 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 245 347 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.10% 13.49% 14.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.06% 44.89% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 192 259 261
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 556 773 756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 25.19% 30.05% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 431 591 576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
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 27 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 27 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
Watford +8 42 £40,000 - 4
Borehamwood +21 40 £40,000 +21.21% 4
Hatfield -4 36 £51,500 +8.42% 3
St Albans -13 20 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Hemel Hempstead -5 18 £40,000 -19.19% 6
Hertford 0 16 £25,750 -19.53%
Welwyn Garden City 0 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Letchworth -3 12 £46,000 +15.00% 4
Broxbourne - 7 £28,000 - 1
Potters Bar -1 5 £60,000 -9.77%
Stevenage -13 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Bishop's Stortford -2 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Rickmansworth - 3 £45,000 -
Cheshunt - 3 £47,500 -
Tring +3 2 - -
Royston -3 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Harpenden - 2 £46,250 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 - 1
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 221 (42.02%) Computer Science
2 155 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (27.76%) SQL
4 142 (27.00%) C#
5 125 (23.76%) JavaScript
6 120 (22.81%) .NET
7 110 (20.91%) Software Engineering
8 105 (19.96%) CSS
9 103 (19.58%) HTML
10 96 (18.25%) Mathematics
11 90 (17.11%) Java
12 89 (16.92%) Microsoft
13 85 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
14 80 (15.21%) AngularJS
15 78 (14.83%) OO
15 78 (14.83%) MVC
16 77 (14.64%) ITIL
17 75 (14.26%) Project Management
18 74 (14.07%) C++
19 73 (13.88%) Physics
20 71 (13.50%) ASP.NET
21 69 (13.12%) Windows
22 68 (12.93%) Finance
23 66 (12.55%) Scrum
24 62 (11.79%) OOD
25 60 (11.41%) SQL Server
26 59 (11.22%) User Experience
27 56 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
28 54 (10.27%) Node.js
28 54 (10.27%) Linux

Degree
Top Related 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 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (5.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 28 (5.32%) SAS
5 16 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.90%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.52%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.57%) Drupal
9 3 (0.57%) JBoss
9 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.38%) Apache
10 2 (0.38%) IIS
10 2 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.19%) Confluence
11 1 (0.19%) Marvel
11 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 49 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.94%) Photoshop
3 25 (4.75%) MS Office
4 15 (2.85%) SPSS
5 13 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.71%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (1.71%) Final Cut Pro
6 9 (1.71%) InVision
7 8 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (1.14%) OrCAD
9 5 (0.95%) Simulink
10 4 (0.76%) MS Project
11 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.38%) InDesign
12 2 (0.38%) Stateflow
13 1 (0.19%) GIMP
13 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.38%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.38%) SAP BPC
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
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (8.94%) Office 365
3 14 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.09%) SaaS
5 8 (1.52%) PaaS
6 3 (0.57%) GitHub
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.80%) Firewall
2 18 (3.42%) LAN
2 18 (3.42%) WAN
3 17 (3.23%) MPLS
4 13 (2.47%) DNS
5 11 (2.09%) DHCP
5 11 (2.09%) VoIP
6 9 (1.71%) PBX
6 9 (1.71%) VPN
6 9 (1.71%) Wireless
7 8 (1.52%) ISDN
7 8 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (1.52%) VLAN
8 7 (1.33%) DWDM
8 7 (1.33%) Frame Relay
8 7 (1.33%) FWSM
9 6 (1.14%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.14%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.14%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.99%) MySQL
5 19 (3.61%) Big Data
6 16 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (3.04%) GIS
7 14 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.47%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.47%) QlikView
9 12 (2.28%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.71%) Redis
10 9 (1.71%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.76%) DTS
12 4 (0.76%) Power BI
12 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (9.70%) Subversion
2 49 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 42 (7.98%) NUnit
4 41 (7.79%) Selenium
5 38 (7.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 34 (6.46%) LabVIEW
7 33 (6.27%) Jasmine
8 32 (6.08%) MSTest
9 25 (4.75%) Visual Studio
10 23 (4.37%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.85%) JIRA
11 15 (2.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (1.90%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.90%) Moq
13 7 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.14%) Axure RP
15 5 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.76%) SpecFlow
17 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
17 3 (0.57%) JMeter
General
1 68 (12.93%) Finance
2 49 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 48 (9.13%) Retail
4 39 (7.41%) Advertising
5 20 (3.80%) Electronics
6 17 (3.23%) Legal
7 14 (2.66%) Marketing
8 13 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.09%) Games
10 10 (1.90%) Banking
11 7 (1.33%) French Language
12 6 (1.14%) Law
13 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.76%) German Language
14 3 (0.57%) Billing
14 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.57%) Publishing
14 3 (0.57%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 193 (36.69%) Developer
2 53 (10.08%) .NET Developer
2 53 (10.08%) C# Developer
3 44 (8.37%) Analyst
3 44 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 42 (7.98%) Project Manager
5 37 (7.03%) Graduate
5 37 (7.03%) Senior Developer
6 34 (6.46%) Software Developer
7 30 (5.70%) Technical Manager
8 29 (5.51%) Software Engineer
9 28 (5.32%) Java Developer
10 27 (5.13%) Designer
11 26 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (4.56%) Web Developer
13 21 (3.99%) Data Manager
14 20 (3.80%) Agile Project Manager
14 20 (3.80%) Senior Manager
15 19 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (22.81%) .NET
2 105 (19.96%) CSS
3 103 (19.58%) HTML
4 80 (15.21%) AngularJS
5 71 (13.50%) ASP.NET
6 56 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 54 (10.27%) jQuery
7 54 (10.27%) Node.js
8 50 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (7.60%) CSS3
9 40 (7.60%) HTML5
10 35 (6.65%) KnockoutJS
11 34 (6.46%) Middleware
11 34 (6.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (5.13%) Web Services
13 25 (4.75%) PhoneGap
14 18 (3.42%) JSON
15 17 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (3.04%) ZeroMQ
17 15 (2.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 221 (42.02%) Computer Science
2 85 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (11.22%) User Experience
4 51 (9.70%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.28%) Robotics
7 10 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.90%) FMCG
8 9 (1.71%) Animation
8 9 (1.71%) EPoS
8 9 (1.71%) Graphic Design
8 9 (1.71%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.52%) Fintech
10 6 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.14%) iPad
11 5 (0.95%) Life Science
11 5 (0.95%) SCADA
11 5 (0.95%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.12%) Windows
2 54 (10.27%) Linux
3 15 (2.85%) Android
3 15 (2.85%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.47%) Unix
5 13 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.57%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) AIX
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (20.91%) Software Engineering
3 96 (18.25%) Mathematics
4 78 (14.83%) MVC
4 78 (14.83%) OO
5 77 (14.64%) ITIL
6 75 (14.26%) Project Management
7 73 (13.88%) Physics
8 66 (12.55%) Scrum
9 62 (11.79%) OOD
10 48 (9.13%) Web Development
11 46 (8.75%) SOA
12 44 (8.37%) Continuous Deployment
12 44 (8.37%) SDLC
13 43 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (7.98%) DevOps
15 38 (7.22%) Analytics
16 36 (6.84%) SOLID
17 35 (6.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (27.76%) SQL
2 142 (27.00%) C#
3 125 (23.76%) JavaScript
4 90 (17.11%) Java
5 74 (14.07%) C++
6 39 (7.41%) C
7 33 (6.27%) T-SQL
8 32 (6.08%) PHP
9 19 (3.61%) Python
9 19 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.42%) TypeScript
11 14 (2.66%) Assembly Language
12 13 (2.47%) R
13 11 (2.09%) Ruby
14 10 (1.90%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.52%) Perl
15 8 (1.52%) VBA
16 7 (1.33%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.76%) VB
18 3 (0.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 45 (8.56%) PhD
2 18 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.66%) ISEB
5 12 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.71%) CCNP
6 9 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.52%) BC Cleared
7 8 (1.52%) CCIE
8 7 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.14%) MCSE
9 6 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.95%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.76%) CCNA
12 3 (0.57%) CBAP
13 2 (0.38%) MCSA
13 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.38%) PMP
13 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.42%) QA
2 6 (1.14%) PMO
3 3 (0.57%) 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 12 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.71%) Firmware
4 8 (1.52%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.95%) Docker
6 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.38%) iptables
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (3.99%) Puppet
2 7 (1.33%) Grafana
2 7 (1.33%) Graphite
3 6 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.08%) Oracle
3 35 (6.65%) Xamarin
4 27 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (4.75%) Sitecore
6 20 (3.80%) SAP
7 14 (2.66%) Google
8 13 (2.47%) Tableau
9 12 (2.28%) Adobe
9 12 (2.28%) CheckPoint
9 12 (2.28%) Cisco
9 12 (2.28%) VMware
10 7 (1.33%) Riverbed
11 6 (1.14%) Juniper
12 4 (0.76%) Brocade
12 4 (0.76%) Computacenter
12 4 (0.76%) EMC
12 4 (0.76%) F5
12 4 (0.76%) IBM
13 3 (0.57%) Cadence
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 21 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kings Langley
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hitchin
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago