Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 28 12
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Degree 57 37 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 18.69% 10.63% 19.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 93.44% 88.10% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 57 30 58
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +27.91% -4.44%
10th Percentile £35,000 £23,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -2.30%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
St Albans
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 61 42 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 20.00% 12.07% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 82
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +18.92% +2.78%
10th Percentile £35,000 £23,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £69,875
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in St Albans

Degree
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Degree in St Albans

Degree
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in St Albans over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in St Albans

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Degree.

1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (56.14%) Computer Science
3 32 (56.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (52.63%) User Experience
5 29 (50.88%) C#
5 29 (50.88%) .NET
6 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
7 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 20 (35.09%) CRM
8 20 (35.09%) TDD
8 20 (35.09%) Velocity
8 20 (35.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
8 20 (35.09%) BDD
9 18 (31.58%) Analytics
10 13 (22.81%) Google
11 12 (21.05%) Mathematics
12 11 (19.30%) Physics
12 11 (19.30%) Web Development
12 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
13 10 (17.54%) B2C
13 10 (17.54%) IBM
13 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
13 10 (17.54%) CSS
13 10 (17.54%) HTML
13 10 (17.54%) Google Analytics

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 8 (14.04%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.77%) CMS
2 5 (8.77%) EPiServer
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.54%) Google Analytics
3 8 (14.04%) Office 365
4 3 (5.26%) Google App Engine
4 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
1 3 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (5.26%) Skype
1 3 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Redis
3 5 (8.77%) Big Data
3 5 (8.77%) Power BI
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.26%) French Language
1 3 (5.26%) Greek Language
1 3 (5.26%) Italian Language
1 3 (5.26%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) .NET Developer
3 20 (35.09%) .NET Software Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C# Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C# Software Developer
3 20 (35.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 20 (35.09%) Software Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Conversion Specialist
5 8 (14.04%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Business Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (8.77%) QA Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) QA Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) .NET
2 20 (35.09%) Velocity
3 10 (17.54%) CSS
3 10 (17.54%) HTML
4 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.04%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.26%) Spring
5 3 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (52.63%) User Experience
2 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
1 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
1 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (56.14%) Computer Science
3 20 (35.09%) BDD
3 20 (35.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (35.09%) CRM
3 20 (35.09%) TDD
4 18 (31.58%) Analytics
5 12 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 11 (19.30%) Physics
6 11 (19.30%) Web Development
7 10 (17.54%) Analytical Thinking
7 10 (17.54%) B2C
7 10 (17.54%) Data Analysis
7 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
8 8 (14.04%) DevOps
9 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 29 (50.88%) C#
3 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) TypeScript
5 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) Java
7 3 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (8.77%) ISEB
2 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.75%) HNC
3 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Consul
1 8 (14.04%) Graphite
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Google
3 10 (17.54%) IBM
3 10 (17.54%) Optimizely