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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Degree 70 72 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.99% 21.75% 11.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.90% 62.07% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 116 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.39% 35.05% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 144 101 57
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 30 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 131 (59.01%) Finance
2 83 (37.39%) UNIX
3 79 (35.59%) Linux
4 73 (32.88%) SQL
5 69 (31.08%) Banking
6 67 (30.18%) Oracle
7 60 (27.03%) Computer Science
8 55 (24.77%) HTML
8 55 (24.77%) Microsoft
9 53 (23.87%) Java
9 53 (23.87%) Windows
10 47 (21.17%) AIX
11 46 (20.72%) JavaScript
12 45 (20.27%) Retail
12 45 (20.27%) Relational Database
13 40 (18.02%) RDBMS
14 36 (16.22%) Software Engineering
15 34 (15.32%) Shell Script
16 33 (14.86%) C
16 33 (14.86%) OO
17 30 (13.51%) HPUX
17 30 (13.51%) .NET
18 29 (13.06%) Informix
19 28 (12.61%) E-Commerce
19 28 (12.61%) MS Office
19 28 (12.61%) CSS
20 26 (11.71%) XML
21 25 (11.26%) Software Testing
21 25 (11.26%) QA
22 24 (10.81%) C#

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (6.31%) CMS
2 13 (5.86%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 10 (4.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (4.50%) IIS
3 10 (4.50%) MQSeries
3 10 (4.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.60%) Node.js
5 6 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.25%) Lync
7 3 (1.35%) Liferay
8 2 (0.90%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.45%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.45%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 28 (12.61%) MS Office
2 22 (9.91%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (2.25%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.35%) MS Project
7 2 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.45%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.60%) PaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) LAN
1 13 (5.86%) WAN
1 13 (5.86%) Firewall
2 12 (5.41%) HTTP
3 10 (4.50%) VPN
3 10 (4.50%) FTP
3 10 (4.50%) VoIP
3 10 (4.50%) Internet
4 6 (2.70%) PBX
4 6 (2.70%) DHCP
4 6 (2.70%) DNS
4 6 (2.70%) Network Security
5 4 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.80%) IP Telephony
5 4 (1.80%) MPLS
5 4 (1.80%) ISDN
5 4 (1.80%) VLAN
6 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.90%) SS7
8 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (20.27%) Relational Database
2 40 (18.02%) RDBMS
3 29 (13.06%) Informix
4 18 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.50%) DB2
6 5 (2.25%) MySQL
7 4 (1.80%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.45%) BODI
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (9.01%) Selenium
2 19 (8.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (6.31%) Eclipse
4 11 (4.95%) Maven
5 9 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.60%) Subversion
7 5 (2.25%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.80%) NUnit
9 3 (1.35%) JUnit
10 2 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.90%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.45%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.45%) PhoneGap
11 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 131 (59.01%) Finance
2 69 (31.08%) Banking
3 45 (20.27%) Retail
4 23 (10.36%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.41%) Marketing
6 10 (4.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (3.15%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.80%) Electronics
8 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (31.08%) Developer
2 65 (29.28%) Analyst
3 30 (13.51%) Programmer
4 26 (11.71%) Business Analyst
5 21 (9.46%) Test Engineer
6 18 (8.11%) Junior
7 16 (7.21%) Software Developer
8 15 (6.76%) Support Analyst
8 15 (6.76%) C++ Developer
9 14 (6.31%) Architect
10 12 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.41%) C Programmer
11 11 (4.95%) C Developer
11 11 (4.95%) Java Programmer
12 10 (4.50%) Operations Analyst
12 10 (4.50%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.50%) Junior Analyst
12 10 (4.50%) Junior Support Analyst
12 10 (4.50%) Operations Support Analyst
13 9 (4.05%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.77%) HTML
2 30 (13.51%) .NET
3 28 (12.61%) CSS
4 26 (11.71%) XML
5 23 (10.36%) Web Services
6 20 (9.01%) ASP.NET
7 17 (7.66%) HTML5
8 15 (6.76%) J2EE
9 14 (6.31%) Hibernate
9 14 (6.31%) JSP
9 14 (6.31%) jQuery
9 14 (6.31%) Spring
10 13 (5.86%) .NET Framework
11 11 (4.95%) Struts
12 10 (4.50%) JDBC
12 10 (4.50%) Middleware
13 9 (4.05%) Ajax
13 9 (4.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (3.60%) XHTML
14 8 (3.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 60 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.05%) SWIFT
4 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.60%) Semantic Web
6 7 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.70%) Clustering
7 6 (2.70%) EFT
8 5 (2.25%) Handset
9 4 (1.80%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.35%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.35%) Physics
10 3 (1.35%) W3C
11 2 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.90%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.90%) Statistics
11 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.90%) FMCG
12 1 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 83 (37.39%) UNIX
2 79 (35.59%) Linux
3 53 (23.87%) Windows
4 47 (21.17%) AIX
5 30 (13.51%) HPUX
6 12 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (4.95%) Android
7 11 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.95%) Solaris
8 10 (4.50%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.45%) VMS
11 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.22%) Software Engineering
2 33 (14.86%) OO
3 28 (12.61%) E-Commerce
4 25 (11.26%) Software Testing
5 23 (10.36%) ITIL
6 22 (9.91%) TDD
7 21 (9.46%) Test Scripting
8 19 (8.56%) Automation Testing
9 15 (6.76%) MVC
10 14 (6.31%) Time Management
10 14 (6.31%) Web Development
11 13 (5.86%) Validation
12 12 (5.41%) Change Management
13 10 (4.50%) Scrum
14 9 (4.05%) Project Management
15 8 (3.60%) SEO
15 8 (3.60%) PRINCE2
15 8 (3.60%) Web Application Development
15 8 (3.60%) Information Architecture
16 7 (3.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (32.88%) SQL
2 53 (23.87%) Java
3 46 (20.72%) JavaScript
4 34 (15.32%) Shell Script
5 33 (14.86%) C
6 24 (10.81%) C#
7 23 (10.36%) C++
8 15 (6.76%) Perl
9 11 (4.95%) Python
10 9 (4.05%) PHP
11 4 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) VB
12 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.45%) VBA
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (9.01%) ISTQB
2 9 (4.05%) CCA
3 8 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.70%) MBA
6 4 (1.80%) GIAC
6 4 (1.80%) CISSP
6 4 (1.80%) CCIE
6 4 (1.80%) CCNA
6 4 (1.80%) EnCE
7 2 (0.90%) PMP
7 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) ISEB
8 1 (0.45%) MCSE
8 1 (0.45%) MCSA
8 1 (0.45%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.26%) QA
2 10 (4.50%) SLA
2 10 (4.50%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.80%) HL7
5 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.25%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 67 (30.18%) Oracle
2 55 (24.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.01%) HP
4 12 (5.41%) Cisco
5 11 (4.95%) IBM
6 10 (4.50%) VMware
7 8 (3.60%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.15%) Perforce
9 5 (2.25%) Dell
10 4 (1.80%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.80%) Meru Networks
10 4 (1.80%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.80%) Mitel
10 4 (1.80%) Aruba
11 3 (1.35%) Mentor Graphics
11 3 (1.35%) Zend
11 3 (1.35%) JBoss
12 2 (0.90%) Cognos
12 2 (0.90%) SAP
12 2 (0.90%) Symantec
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