The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 70 124 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.26% 20.33% 10.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.95% 50.61% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 53 98 26
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 245 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.12% 40.16% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 103 187 68
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 43 (32.33%) Finance
2 42 (31.58%) UNIX
3 41 (30.83%) Java
4 39 (29.32%) JavaScript
5 35 (26.32%) SQL
6 34 (25.56%) HTML
6 34 (25.56%) E-Commerce
7 33 (24.81%) Computer Science
8 32 (24.06%) Retail
9 31 (23.31%) Linux
10 28 (21.05%) C
11 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (18.80%) XML
13 24 (18.05%) J2EE
13 24 (18.05%) Project Management
14 23 (17.29%) OO
15 22 (16.54%) Web Services
15 22 (16.54%) Banking
16 21 (15.79%) WebSphere
16 21 (15.79%) C++
17 20 (15.04%) PRINCE2
18 19 (14.29%) Software Engineering
19 17 (12.78%) Maven
19 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (12.78%) Oracle
19 17 (12.78%) ISEB
19 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
19 17 (12.78%) Time Management
20 16 (12.03%) CSS
20 16 (12.03%) Spring

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 21 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.77%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.02%) MQSeries
4 6 (4.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.76%) JBoss
5 5 (3.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (3.01%) CMS
7 3 (2.26%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.26%) WorkSite
7 3 (2.26%) Lync
7 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.50%) Liferay
8 2 (1.50%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.75%) Apache
9 1 (0.75%) SAS
9 1 (0.75%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.75%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
1 11 (8.27%) Photoshop
1 11 (8.27%) MS Project
2 10 (7.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 5 (3.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) SaaS
2 4 (3.01%) Basecamp
2 4 (3.01%) Dropbox
3 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Internet
1 6 (4.51%) IPv4
2 3 (2.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) VPN
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.75%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
3 9 (6.77%) DB2
3 9 (6.77%) DbVisualizer
4 7 (5.26%) Informix
5 6 (4.51%) MySQL
6 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.26%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.75%) SQLite
10 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.78%) Maven
2 11 (8.27%) Subversion
3 10 (7.52%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (6.77%) LoadRunner
5 8 (6.02%) Xcode
6 6 (4.51%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.76%) JUnit
8 4 (3.01%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.26%) Ant
9 3 (2.26%) Log4j
10 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.50%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.75%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 43 (32.33%) Finance
2 32 (24.06%) Retail
3 22 (16.54%) Banking
4 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.51%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.76%) Advertising
7 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (39.85%) Developer
2 19 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.28%) Project Manager
3 15 (11.28%) Analyst
4 13 (9.77%) Tester
5 12 (9.02%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.77%) C++ Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Designer
7 7 (5.26%) Junior
7 7 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.26%) IT Administrator
7 7 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Administrator
7 7 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Consultant
9 5 (3.76%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.56%) HTML
2 25 (18.80%) XML
3 24 (18.05%) J2EE
4 22 (16.54%) Web Services
5 16 (12.03%) CSS
5 16 (12.03%) Spring
5 16 (12.03%) Hibernate
6 14 (10.53%) Struts
6 14 (10.53%) jQuery
7 13 (9.77%) JSP
8 12 (9.02%) SOAP
9 11 (8.27%) .NET
10 9 (6.77%) XSLT
10 9 (6.77%) Flash
10 9 (6.77%) Servlets
11 8 (6.02%) iOS SDK
12 7 (5.26%) Android SDK
13 6 (4.51%) RESTful
13 6 (4.51%) Spring MVC
13 6 (4.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.81%) Computer Science
2 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.53%) User Experience
3 14 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.02%) iPad
4 8 (6.02%) iPhone
4 8 (6.02%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.02%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (5.26%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.51%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.76%) Graphic Design
8 4 (3.01%) Smartphone
9 3 (2.26%) PMI
9 3 (2.26%) Web 2.0
9 3 (2.26%) Derivative
10 2 (1.50%) Online Gambling
10 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.75%) EPoS
11 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.58%) UNIX
2 31 (23.31%) Linux
3 11 (8.27%) HPUX
4 10 (7.52%) Windows
5 9 (6.77%) Solaris
6 8 (6.02%) Apple iOS
6 8 (6.02%) Android
6 8 (6.02%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) Debian
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.56%) E-Commerce
2 24 (18.05%) Project Management
3 23 (17.29%) OO
4 20 (15.04%) PRINCE2
5 19 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (12.78%) Time Management
7 11 (8.27%) Mobile Commerce
7 11 (8.27%) Content Management
7 11 (8.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (8.27%) System Testing
8 10 (7.52%) TDD
8 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.77%) Change Management
9 9 (6.77%) Regression Testing
9 9 (6.77%) Automated Testing
10 8 (6.02%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.02%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.02%) iOS Development
10 8 (6.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.83%) Java
2 39 (29.32%) JavaScript
3 35 (26.32%) SQL
4 28 (21.05%) C
5 21 (15.79%) C++
6 9 (6.77%) XPath
7 8 (6.02%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.51%) C#
9 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.26%) MUMPS
11 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.50%) VBA
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) Python
12 1 (0.75%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.75%) PHP5
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) ISEB
2 11 (8.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (6.77%) Sun Certification
4 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.75%) MBA
7 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Nessus
1 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (12.78%) Oracle
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.28%) IBM
3 14 (10.53%) HP
4 10 (7.52%) VMware
5 6 (4.51%) Adobe
6 4 (3.01%) Google
7 3 (2.26%) SAP
7 3 (2.26%) Sun
7 3 (2.26%) Cisco
7 3 (2.26%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.26%) Citrix
7 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.26%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.26%) New Relic
7 3 (2.26%) Meraki
8 2 (1.50%) Nintex
8 2 (1.50%) Perforce
8 2 (1.50%) Kofax
9 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 and £22,000 depending on experience plus Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago