The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 48 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 23 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.20% 2.90% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 3.78% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £23,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.52% -32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Analytics
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
456 291 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.36% 76.78% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 320 215 191
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Analytics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Analytics Salary Trend in Watford

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Watford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Watford

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Marketing
3 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) Degree
5 9 (30.00%) Time Management
5 9 (30.00%) MS Office
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) Retail
7 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.33%) Workflow
10 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
10 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
10 4 (13.33%) SQL
10 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
10 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
11 3 (10.00%) Direct Marketing

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) SAS
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (30.00%) MS Office
3 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (10.00%) SPSS
6 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.67%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Forecast Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Marketing Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Web Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Management Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) J2EE
4 3 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (6.67%) JDBC
6 1 (3.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) AS400
4 2 (6.67%) Tandem
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow
4 4 (13.33%) Data Mapping
5 3 (10.00%) Direct Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) SEO
6 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Qualitative Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Database Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) R
4 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) OCA
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) RACF
1 2 (6.67%) ACF2
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Hitwise
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) Coremetrics
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) comScore
5 1 (3.33%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel
5 1 (3.33%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.33%) Alterian