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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 58 63 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Permanent jobs citing Advertising 6 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.22% 1.80% 7.99%
As % of the General category 2.91% 3.56% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -31.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
206 309 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.78% 50.49% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 146 223 124
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Symfony
2 5 (41.67%) Zend
2 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (41.67%) Yii
2 5 (41.67%) Redis
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Animation
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) 3ds Max
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (41.67%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Designer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior PHP Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Graphic Designer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Symfony
1 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (41.67%) Yii
2 1 (8.33%) Flash
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Animation
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Zend
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 45 + good benefits upon experience
Posted: 24 days ago