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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 79 90 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.02% 14.88% 15.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.75% 43.48% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £59,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
169 207 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.13% 34.21% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 134 158 80
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 50 (32.05%) Finance
2 44 (28.21%) Computer Science
3 39 (25.00%) HTML
3 39 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (23.72%) UNIX
5 34 (21.79%) Project Management
6 33 (21.15%) Linux
7 32 (20.51%) C
8 31 (19.87%) SQL
9 30 (19.23%) Java
10 28 (17.95%) Retail
10 28 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (17.31%) Web Services
11 27 (17.31%) E-Commerce
12 26 (16.67%) Banking
13 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
13 25 (16.03%) PRINCE2
13 25 (16.03%) .NET
14 23 (14.74%) C++
14 23 (14.74%) OO
15 22 (14.10%) Microsoft
16 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (13.46%) Time Management
17 20 (12.82%) CSS
17 20 (12.82%) Oracle
18 18 (11.54%) J2EE
18 18 (11.54%) C#
18 18 (11.54%) Mobile App
19 17 (10.90%) User Experience
19 17 (10.90%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 13 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 12 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.21%) CMS
5 5 (3.21%) JBoss
6 3 (1.92%) WorkSite
6 3 (1.92%) Lync
6 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.92%) IIS
6 3 (1.92%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.28%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.28%) Liferay
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.64%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.64%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.62%) MS Project
3 12 (7.69%) Photoshop
4 10 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.49%) MS Office
6 6 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (3.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.62%) SaaS
2 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.56%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.56%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) Internet
2 3 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.92%) IPv4
2 3 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.92%) iBeacon
3 2 (1.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) DNS
4 1 (0.64%) DHCP
4 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) RDBMS
1 15 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.05%) Informix
4 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.56%) DB2
7 4 (2.56%) DbVisualizer
8 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.92%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.92%) SQLite
9 2 (1.28%) MS Access
9 2 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Maven
2 11 (7.05%) Subversion
3 10 (6.41%) Xcode
4 9 (5.77%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.21%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (2.56%) HP UFT
8 4 (2.56%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.56%) JUnit
9 3 (1.92%) LabVIEW
9 3 (1.92%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.92%) CocoaPods
10 2 (1.28%) Log4j
10 2 (1.28%) Ant
General
1 50 (32.05%) Finance
2 28 (17.95%) Retail
3 26 (16.67%) Banking
4 14 (8.97%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.21%) Advertising
6 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (39.74%) Developer
2 28 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 16 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 14 (8.97%) Junior
5 12 (7.69%) Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) Senior Manager
6 11 (7.05%) Senior Project Manager
7 10 (6.41%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Graduate
7 10 (6.41%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Designer
8 9 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Tester
9 8 (5.13%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.13%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Programmer
9 8 (5.13%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.49%) IT Administrator
10 7 (4.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.00%) HTML
2 27 (17.31%) Web Services
3 25 (16.03%) .NET
4 20 (12.82%) CSS
5 18 (11.54%) J2EE
6 17 (10.90%) XML
7 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 12 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 12 (7.69%) Spring
9 11 (7.05%) jQuery
10 10 (6.41%) iOS SDK
10 10 (6.41%) JSP
10 10 (6.41%) Struts
11 8 (5.13%) SOAP
12 7 (4.49%) Android SDK
13 5 (3.21%) REST
13 5 (3.21%) Servlets
13 5 (3.21%) XSLT
14 4 (2.56%) Flash
14 4 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 28 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 17 (10.90%) User Experience
5 10 (6.41%) iPad
5 10 (6.41%) iPhone
6 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 8 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (4.49%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.21%) Graphic Design
8 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.56%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.92%) Derivative
10 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.92%) PMI
10 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.28%) FMCG
11 2 (1.28%) Web 2.0
11 2 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) UNIX
2 33 (21.15%) Linux
3 13 (8.33%) HPUX
4 12 (7.69%) Windows
5 11 (7.05%) AIX
6 10 (6.41%) Android
6 10 (6.41%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.21%) Solaris
8 3 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.79%) Project Management
2 27 (17.31%) E-Commerce
3 25 (16.03%) PRINCE2
3 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
4 23 (14.74%) OO
5 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (13.46%) Time Management
6 15 (9.62%) Mobile Commerce
7 13 (8.33%) Web Development
8 11 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.41%) TDD
9 10 (6.41%) Web Design
9 10 (6.41%) iOS Development
10 9 (5.77%) MVC
10 9 (5.77%) Change Management
11 8 (5.13%) Workflow
11 8 (5.13%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.13%) Content Management
11 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (20.51%) C
3 31 (19.87%) SQL
4 30 (19.23%) Java
5 23 (14.74%) C++
6 18 (11.54%) C#
7 10 (6.41%) VB.NET
7 10 (6.41%) Objective-C
8 8 (5.13%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.21%) XPath
10 4 (2.56%) VBA
10 4 (2.56%) Python
10 4 (2.56%) Perl
11 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.92%) MUMPS
11 3 (1.92%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 11 (7.05%) ISEB
2 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (3.21%) Sun Certification
2 5 (3.21%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.28%) PMP
5 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Nessus
1 1 (0.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.82%) Oracle
3 11 (7.05%) Adobe
4 10 (6.41%) HP
5 9 (5.77%) IBM
6 7 (4.49%) VMware
7 4 (2.56%) Google
8 3 (1.92%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.92%) New Relic
8 3 (1.92%) Meraki
8 3 (1.92%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco
8 3 (1.92%) SAP
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix
8 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.92%) Apple
9 2 (1.28%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.28%) Kofax
9 2 (1.28%) Perforce
9 2 (1.28%) Sun
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