The first table below looks at the demand for Castor skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Castor over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Castor
Rank 22 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Castor 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 5.26% 21.05% 12.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 29.63% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 100.00% 71.05% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 26
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Castor
Hertfordshire

Castor
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Castor across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Castor Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Castor
Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Castor across the Hertford region.

Castor Salary Trend in Hertford

Castor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Castor also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Castor.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) JAXB
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) JiBX
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow

Castor
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Castor also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Castor. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) JAXB
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 5 (100.00%) JiBX
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) XML Schema
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle