The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 16 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 17.20% 18.18% 31.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.17% 57.14% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 17
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,750 £57,000
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 Welwyn Garden City.

Academic & Professional Certification
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 21 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 31.18% 31.82% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 20
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% +46.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Degree
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Welwyn Garden City.

Salary trend for Degree in Welwyn Garden City

Degree
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Welwyn Garden City over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Welwyn Garden City

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 25 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Degree.

1 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
4 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Photoshop
4 13 (35.14%) CSS
4 13 (35.14%) Web Design
4 13 (35.14%) Information Architecture
4 13 (35.14%) User Experience
4 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
5 11 (29.73%) SDLC
5 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
5 11 (29.73%) MVC
5 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
5 11 (29.73%) OO
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) Robotics
7 7 (18.92%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 6 (16.22%) Prototyping
8 6 (16.22%) Axure RP
8 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (10.81%) Finance
9 4 (10.81%) Life Science
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.81%) C#
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.11%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Axure RP
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Designer
2 13 (35.14%) UI Designer
2 13 (35.14%) UI/UX Designer
2 13 (35.14%) UX Designer
3 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Graduate
5 6 (16.22%) Web Designer
5 6 (16.22%) Web UI Designer
5 6 (16.22%) Web UI/UX Designer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) CSS
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Akka
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
2 13 (35.14%) User Experience
3 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
4 7 (18.92%) Robotics
5 4 (10.81%) Life Science
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) EPoS
6 1 (2.70%) iPad
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) Information Architecture
3 13 (35.14%) Web Design
3 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
4 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
4 11 (29.73%) MVC
4 11 (29.73%) OO
4 11 (29.73%) SDLC
5 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.92%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 6 (16.22%) Prototyping
8 3 (8.11%) Content Management
8 3 (8.11%) Document Management
8 3 (8.11%) Informatics
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) User Stories
9 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Apple
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Sophos
1 1 (2.70%) Veeam