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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 9 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 335 306 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.19% 13.39% 12.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.74% 39.59% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 246 252 311
Median salary £42,423 £45,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.72% +7.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 601 773 1006
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 29.05% 33.83% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 482 625 802
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +1 71 £37,500 -16.66% 14
Hatfield -3 52 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Borehamwood +9 48 £37,500 +4.89% 3
Welwyn Garden City +19 44 £32,000 -17.41% 1
Hemel Hempstead -8 24 £37,500 - 2
Letchworth -4 19 £45,000 +38.46% 1
St Albans -10 17 £60,000 +29.03% 8
Hertford -3 16 £42,423 +54.26%
Stevenage +12 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford -1 3 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Cheshunt - 3 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth +11 2 - - 2
Hitchin -1 1 £27,000 -34.14%
Harpenden - 1 £37,500 -
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 271 (46.64%) Computer Science
2 186 (32.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 156 (26.85%) Software Engineering
4 145 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (24.96%) SQL
5 139 (23.92%) JavaScript
6 125 (21.51%) HTML
6 125 (21.51%) Microsoft
7 119 (20.48%) C#
8 110 (18.93%) CSS
9 106 (18.24%) .NET
10 104 (17.90%) Windows
11 97 (16.70%) Java
12 93 (16.01%) Finance
13 88 (15.15%) C++
14 81 (13.94%) AngularJS
15 79 (13.60%) OO
15 79 (13.60%) Mathematics
16 77 (13.25%) ASP.NET
17 75 (12.91%) jQuery
18 71 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
19 70 (12.05%) SQL Server
20 69 (11.88%) Telecoms
20 69 (11.88%) Project Management
20 69 (11.88%) SDLC
21 66 (11.36%) ITIL
22 65 (11.19%) MVC
23 64 (11.02%) LabVIEW
24 63 (10.84%) Oracle
25 62 (10.67%) Amazon AWS

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 39 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 27 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
4 19 (3.27%) CMS
5 13 (2.24%) Skype for Business
6 12 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.07%) SAS
6 12 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.89%) JBoss
8 7 (1.20%) Kentico
8 7 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.03%) Apache
9 6 (1.03%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.86%) Confluence
11 4 (0.69%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.69%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (3.27%) Adobe After Effects
4 13 (2.24%) Photoshop
5 11 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (1.89%) SPSS
6 9 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.55%) Final Cut Pro
6 9 (1.55%) InVision
7 8 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (1.38%) Zemax
8 7 (1.20%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.86%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.17%) GIMP
10 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.86%) Magento
2 4 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.34%) HFM
4 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 62 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (9.81%) Office 365
3 30 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.24%) SaaS
5 11 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 10 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.03%) Amazon Glacier
7 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.03%) AWS CloudTrail
7 6 (1.03%) IaaS
7 6 (1.03%) PaaS
7 6 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.69%) GitHub
10 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.34%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.20%) Firewall
2 28 (4.82%) LAN
2 28 (4.82%) WAN
3 25 (4.30%) VPN
4 20 (3.44%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.10%) DNS
5 18 (3.10%) VLAN
6 12 (2.07%) DHCP
6 12 (2.07%) MPLS
7 11 (1.89%) BGP
7 11 (1.89%) SAN
7 11 (1.89%) Skype
8 9 (1.55%) VoIP
9 8 (1.38%) Unified Communications
9 8 (1.38%) Wireless
10 7 (1.20%) DWDM
10 7 (1.20%) Frame Relay
10 7 (1.20%) FWSM
10 7 (1.20%) HTTP
10 7 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.16%) MySQL
3 20 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.58%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.55%) Big Data
7 9 (1.55%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (1.38%) GIS
8 8 (1.38%) QlikView
9 7 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.86%) Power BI
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.52%) DB2
12 3 (0.52%) DTS
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 64 (11.02%) LabVIEW
2 58 (9.98%) Git (software)
3 46 (7.92%) NUnit
4 38 (6.54%) Selenium
4 38 (6.54%) Subversion
5 36 (6.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 30 (5.16%) Visual Studio
7 27 (4.65%) Jasmine
7 27 (4.65%) MSTest
8 18 (3.10%) TeamCity
9 17 (2.93%) JIRA
10 15 (2.58%) Moq
10 15 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.55%) JUnit
13 6 (1.03%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.86%) Gradle
14 5 (0.86%) Grunt
15 4 (0.69%) Cucumber
16 3 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 93 (16.01%) Finance
2 69 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 58 (9.98%) Advertising
4 31 (5.34%) Games
5 29 (4.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 23 (3.96%) Retail
7 14 (2.41%) Back Office
8 13 (2.24%) Electronics
8 13 (2.24%) Marketing
9 12 (2.07%) Military
10 11 (1.89%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.89%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.38%) Legal
12 6 (1.03%) French Language
13 5 (0.86%) German Language
13 5 (0.86%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.69%) Automotive
14 4 (0.69%) Law
15 2 (0.34%) Swedish Language
16 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 207 (35.63%) Developer
2 54 (9.29%) .NET Developer
2 54 (9.29%) Analyst
3 47 (8.09%) Senior Developer
4 44 (7.57%) Software Developer
5 42 (7.23%) C# Developer
5 42 (7.23%) Software Engineer
6 40 (6.88%) Java Developer
7 35 (6.02%) Project Manager
8 33 (5.68%) Architect
8 33 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (5.16%) Web Developer
10 27 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 23 (3.96%) Senior C# Developer
13 22 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (3.79%) C++ Developer
13 22 (3.79%) C++ Software Developer
13 22 (3.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 22 (3.79%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (21.51%) HTML
2 110 (18.93%) CSS
3 106 (18.24%) .NET
4 81 (13.94%) AngularJS
5 77 (13.25%) ASP.NET
6 75 (12.91%) jQuery
7 62 (10.67%) HTML5
8 50 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 50 (8.61%) CSS3
9 40 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (6.54%) Node.js
11 33 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 31 (5.34%) Middleware
13 28 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
13 28 (4.82%) Web Services
14 26 (4.48%) XML
15 22 (3.79%) Spring
16 18 (3.10%) JSON
17 17 (2.93%) Ajax
18 16 (2.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 271 (46.64%) Computer Science
2 71 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (9.98%) User Experience
4 33 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 25 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.41%) Fintech
8 13 (2.24%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (1.72%) Graphic Design
10 9 (1.55%) Animation
11 8 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.20%) FMCG
12 7 (1.20%) iPad
12 7 (1.20%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.03%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.03%) iPhone
13 6 (1.03%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 104 (17.90%) Windows
2 55 (9.47%) Linux
3 30 (5.16%) Windows Server
4 20 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (2.75%) Unix
6 15 (2.58%) Windows 10
7 12 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.72%) Android
9 9 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.86%) VMS
12 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.17%) AIX
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (26.85%) Software Engineering
2 145 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (13.60%) Mathematics
3 79 (13.60%) OO
4 69 (11.88%) Project Management
4 69 (11.88%) SDLC
5 66 (11.36%) ITIL
6 65 (11.19%) MVC
7 60 (10.33%) Web Development
8 58 (9.98%) OOD
9 52 (8.95%) Scrum
10 49 (8.43%) Physics
10 49 (8.43%) SOA
11 40 (6.88%) Data Analysis
11 40 (6.88%) Test Automation
12 36 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (6.20%) DevOps
13 35 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (6.02%) Open Source
13 35 (6.02%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 145 (24.96%) SQL
2 139 (23.92%) JavaScript
3 119 (20.48%) C#
4 97 (16.70%) Java
5 88 (15.15%) C++
6 34 (5.85%) C
7 32 (5.51%) PHP
7 32 (5.51%) PowerShell
8 30 (5.16%) Python
9 27 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 22 (3.79%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.75%) Ruby
12 14 (2.41%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.24%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.86%) AWK
15 4 (0.69%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.52%) Groovy
16 3 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 186 (32.01%) Computer Science Degree
2 47 (8.09%) PhD
3 38 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.61%) MCSA
5 15 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.58%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.24%) MCSE
6 13 (2.24%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (1.89%) Master's Degree
8 10 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.55%) CCNP
10 8 (1.38%) CCIE
10 8 (1.38%) ISEB
10 8 (1.38%) MCTS
11 7 (1.20%) CCNA
12 4 (0.69%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.69%) CBAP
12 4 (0.69%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.48%) SLA
2 13 (2.24%) QA
3 9 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.86%) GxP
5 5 (0.86%) PMO
6 3 (0.52%) MISRA
7 2 (0.34%) GDPR
8 1 (0.17%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 23 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.07%) Terminal Server
4 7 (1.20%) Firmware
5 6 (1.03%) vSphere
6 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.69%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (3.27%) Puppet
2 13 (2.24%) SCCM
3 9 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) HockeyApp
5 2 (0.34%) Terraform
5 2 (0.34%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.17%) SCOM
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.84%) Oracle
3 29 (4.99%) Xamarin
4 28 (4.82%) Adobe
4 28 (4.82%) Citrix
5 24 (4.13%) VMware
6 18 (3.10%) Cisco
6 18 (3.10%) SAP
7 14 (2.41%) CheckPoint
7 14 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.24%) Xerox
9 12 (2.07%) Google
9 12 (2.07%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.38%) IBM
10 8 (1.38%) Tableau
11 7 (1.20%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.20%) Riverbed
12 6 (1.03%) NetApp
13 5 (0.86%) Apple
13 5 (0.86%) Juniper
Watford, Hertfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,304 to £24,608 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £26,536
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago