The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 145 37 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.57% 11.21% 20.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.77% 49.33% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 117 34 35
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,550 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
251 75 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.27% 22.73% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 197 70 53
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
Hertfordshire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Degree
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Degree Salary Trend in Watford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 152 (59.84%) Finance
2 99 (38.98%) UNIX
3 91 (35.83%) Linux
4 89 (35.04%) SQL
5 85 (33.46%) Oracle
5 85 (33.46%) Banking
6 77 (30.31%) Computer Science
7 71 (27.95%) HTML
8 59 (23.23%) Java
9 58 (22.83%) Relational Database
10 57 (22.44%) AIX
10 57 (22.44%) RDBMS
11 55 (21.65%) XML
12 54 (21.26%) Windows
13 53 (20.87%) Retail
14 51 (20.08%) JavaScript
15 49 (19.29%) .NET
15 49 (19.29%) Informix
16 48 (18.90%) C#
17 44 (17.32%) OO
18 43 (16.93%) Software Engineering
19 41 (16.14%) Microsoft
20 40 (15.75%) SQL Server
21 37 (14.57%) Shell Script
22 36 (14.17%) HPUX
23 35 (13.78%) Web Services
24 33 (12.99%) TDD
25 31 (12.20%) CSS
26 28 (11.02%) C
27 27 (10.63%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.30%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.91%) MQSeries
3 15 (5.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (5.91%) IIS
3 15 (5.91%) IBM HTTP Server
4 12 (4.72%) CMS
5 6 (2.36%) Node.js
6 3 (1.18%) Liferay
7 2 (0.79%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.24%) MS Office
3 6 (2.36%) MS Project
3 6 (2.36%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.30%) HTTP
2 15 (5.91%) FTP
3 9 (3.54%) Internet
4 7 (2.76%) WAN
4 7 (2.76%) LAN
5 6 (2.36%) Firewall
6 5 (1.97%) ATM
7 3 (1.18%) VoIP
8 2 (0.79%) PBX
8 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.79%) SS7
8 2 (0.79%) Network Security
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.39%) SAN
9 1 (0.39%) VPN
9 1 (0.39%) DNS
9 1 (0.39%) DHCP
9 1 (0.39%) WLAN
9 1 (0.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.83%) Relational Database
2 57 (22.44%) RDBMS
3 49 (19.29%) Informix
4 40 (15.75%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.91%) DB2
6 4 (1.57%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.79%) BODI
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.79%) DataStage
7 2 (0.79%) MySQL
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.84%) Eclipse
2 22 (8.66%) Maven
3 16 (6.30%) Selenium
3 16 (6.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (3.15%) Subversion
4 8 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.18%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.39%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.39%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.39%) JMeter
General
1 152 (59.84%) Finance
2 85 (33.46%) Banking
3 53 (20.87%) Retail
4 18 (7.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (6.69%) Manufacturing
6 16 (6.30%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.76%) Marketing
8 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 91 (35.83%) Developer
2 69 (27.17%) Analyst
3 42 (16.54%) Programmer
4 29 (11.42%) Business Analyst
5 26 (10.24%) Software Developer
6 23 (9.06%) Java Developer
7 21 (8.27%) C Programmer
8 19 (7.48%) Junior
9 16 (6.30%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.30%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.91%) Operations Analyst
10 15 (5.91%) Support Analyst
10 15 (5.91%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.91%) Junior Analyst
10 15 (5.91%) Junior Support Analyst
10 15 (5.91%) Operations Support Analyst
11 14 (5.51%) Java Programmer
11 14 (5.51%) Banking Business Analyst
12 13 (5.12%) Architect
13 12 (4.72%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (27.95%) HTML
2 55 (21.65%) XML
3 49 (19.29%) .NET
4 35 (13.78%) Web Services
5 31 (12.20%) CSS
6 25 (9.84%) JSP
6 25 (9.84%) Spring
6 25 (9.84%) Hibernate
6 25 (9.84%) .NET Framework
7 22 (8.66%) Struts
8 21 (8.27%) ASP.NET
9 18 (7.09%) Middleware
9 18 (7.09%) J2EE
10 15 (5.91%) JDBC
11 13 (5.12%) Reactive Extensions
11 13 (5.12%) WPF
12 12 (4.72%) jQuery
13 10 (3.94%) WCF
14 9 (3.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (3.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (30.31%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.12%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.15%) SWIFT
5 7 (2.76%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.36%) Clustering
6 6 (2.36%) Semantic Web
7 5 (1.97%) EPoS
8 4 (1.57%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.18%) Physics
9 3 (1.18%) EFT
10 2 (0.79%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.79%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.79%) Social Media
11 1 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 99 (38.98%) UNIX
2 91 (35.83%) Linux
3 57 (22.44%) AIX
4 54 (21.26%) Windows
5 36 (14.17%) HPUX
6 16 (6.30%) Solaris
7 7 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.18%) Android
10 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.32%) OO
2 43 (16.93%) Software Engineering
3 33 (12.99%) TDD
4 23 (9.06%) Project Management
5 20 (7.87%) Software Testing
6 19 (7.48%) E-Commerce
6 19 (7.48%) Test Scripting
7 17 (6.69%) MVC
8 16 (6.30%) ITIL
9 15 (5.91%) Automation Testing
10 12 (4.72%) Time Management
10 12 (4.72%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.33%) Six Sigma
11 11 (4.33%) Validation
12 10 (3.94%) CRM
12 10 (3.94%) Web Development
13 9 (3.54%) Change Management
13 9 (3.54%) Scrum
14 8 (3.15%) SEO
14 8 (3.15%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 89 (35.04%) SQL
2 59 (23.23%) Java
3 51 (20.08%) JavaScript
4 48 (18.90%) C#
5 37 (14.57%) Shell Script
6 28 (11.02%) C
7 24 (9.45%) Perl
8 21 (8.27%) C++
9 20 (7.87%) Python
10 15 (5.91%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.15%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.97%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.79%) VB
13 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.39%) PHP
14 1 (0.39%) VBScript
14 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (7.09%) ISTQB
2 8 (3.15%) CCA
3 6 (2.36%) MBA
4 5 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.97%) CCNA
5 4 (1.57%) GIAC
5 4 (1.57%) CISSP
5 4 (1.57%) EnCE
6 3 (1.18%) ISEB
7 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) HNC
8 1 (0.39%) HND
8 1 (0.39%) PMP
8 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.66%) QA
2 15 (5.91%) HL7
3 10 (3.94%) SLA
4 9 (3.54%) PCI DSS
5 8 (3.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.36%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.36%) Hyper-V
1 6 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 85 (33.46%) Oracle
2 41 (16.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.30%) IBM
4 14 (5.51%) HP
5 9 (3.54%) Cisco
6 7 (2.76%) Perforce
7 6 (2.36%) VMware
8 5 (1.97%) Planview
9 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.57%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.57%) JBoss
9 4 (1.57%) SAP
10 2 (0.79%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.79%) Google
10 2 (0.79%) Adobe
10 2 (0.79%) Nortel
10 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.79%) Juniper
10 2 (0.79%) Avaya
10 2 (0.79%) MobileIron
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: c£60k (DOE) + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum 26 days paid annual leave + Pvt Med
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension + health
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford
IT HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Big Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago