The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 64 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Advertising 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.16% 0.74% 2.24%
As % of the General category 2.53% 1.40% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Average salary £48,000 £29,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.51% -34.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £29,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Advertising
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
237 214 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.66% 52.58% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 164 148 192
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Advertising across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Advertising
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Advertising Salary Trend in Watford

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Advertising 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 Advertising.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (71.43%) Yii
2 5 (71.43%) Redis
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Symfony
2 5 (71.43%) Zend
2 5 (71.43%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (14.29%) InDesign
3 1 (14.29%) Maximo
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) Flash
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Advertising 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 Advertising. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) InDesign
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (71.43%) Redis
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Senior PHP Developer
1 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (71.43%) Yii
2 5 (71.43%) Symfony
2 5 (71.43%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Flash
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
1 1 (14.29%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Macromedia