The median annual salary for a Graduate was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 113 100 122
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 58 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.25% 2.28% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.38% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 25
Median salary £27,000 £32,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £27,300
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2076 2434 2219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.24% 95.79% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2002 1781
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hertford -3 8 £20,000 -37.50%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £25,250 - 1
Hoddesdon -3 5 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 3 £27,000 -1.81%
St Albans -13 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hatfield +19 1 £25,000 -21.87% 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 39 (55.71%) Degree
2 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (50.00%) .NET
4 31 (44.29%) C#
5 30 (42.86%) MVC
6 29 (41.43%) Computer Science
7 24 (34.29%) TDD
8 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET
8 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (28.57%) Scrum
9 20 (28.57%) WCF
9 20 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 20 (28.57%) Web Application Development
10 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 14 (20.00%) WPF
11 14 (20.00%) Kanban
11 14 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
12 13 (18.57%) BDD
13 11 (15.71%) Entity Framework
13 11 (15.71%) User Experience
13 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (15.71%) Ruby
13 11 (15.71%) RESTful
13 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (15.71%) Java
13 11 (15.71%) Web Design

Graduate Skill Set
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 5 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) DTS
6 1 (1.43%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Moq
1 9 (12.86%) MSTest
1 9 (12.86%) NUnit
1 9 (12.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Billing
4 2 (2.86%) Local Government
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.00%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET
2 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 20 (28.57%) WCF
4 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (20.00%) WPF
6 11 (15.71%) Entity Framework
6 11 (15.71%) RESTful
7 10 (14.29%) CSS
7 10 (14.29%) HTML
8 9 (12.86%) Castle Windsor
8 9 (12.86%) Ninject
8 9 (12.86%) Spring.NET
8 9 (12.86%) Unity DI Container
8 9 (12.86%) WinForms
9 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.57%) Code First Entity Framework
10 6 (8.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.71%) User Experience
3 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.86%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) MVC
3 24 (34.29%) TDD
4 20 (28.57%) Scrum
4 20 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 14 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (20.00%) Kanban
5 14 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 13 (18.57%) BDD
6 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.71%) Web Design
8 9 (12.86%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (12.86%) MVVM
9 7 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 7 (10.00%) Information Architecture
9 7 (10.00%) Wireframes
10 5 (7.14%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.14%) Web Development
11 4 (5.71%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) C#
2 11 (15.71%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) Ruby
3 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.43%) SQL
5 7 (10.00%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) F#
7 4 (5.71%) C
8 3 (4.29%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) Python
9 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (55.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) CIMA
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Google
2 3 (4.29%) Computacenter
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago