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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 84 70 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.25% 11.97% 21.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.15% 35.90% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 77 51 59
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
182 195 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.03% 33.33% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 155 144 100
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 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 59 (35.98%) Finance
2 49 (29.88%) Computer Science
3 38 (23.17%) HTML
4 37 (22.56%) Project Management
5 35 (21.34%) UNIX
6 34 (20.73%) Linux
7 33 (20.12%) C
8 32 (19.51%) Banking
9 31 (18.90%) JavaScript
9 31 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (15.85%) SQL
10 26 (15.85%) Retail
11 25 (15.24%) Software Engineering
11 25 (15.24%) .NET
11 25 (15.24%) Oracle
12 23 (14.02%) Web Services
12 23 (14.02%) PRINCE2
13 22 (13.41%) C++
14 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
15 20 (12.20%) RDBMS
15 20 (12.20%) Java
15 20 (12.20%) E-Commerce
15 20 (12.20%) Relational Database
16 19 (11.59%) C#
16 19 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (10.98%) CSS
17 18 (10.98%) OO
17 18 (10.98%) Mobile App
18 17 (10.37%) User Experience
19 16 (9.76%) Time Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (6.10%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.05%) JBoss
3 5 (3.05%) CMS
3 5 (3.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.83%) WorkSite
4 3 (1.83%) IIS
4 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.83%) Lync
4 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.22%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.22%) Liferay
6 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Project
1 15 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.32%) Photoshop
3 10 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (3.66%) MS Office
5 5 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) SaaS
2 6 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.44%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.44%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.83%) iBeacon
2 3 (1.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.20%) RDBMS
1 20 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.15%) Informix
3 12 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.66%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.83%) SQLite
8 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.22%) MS Access
9 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.61%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) QlikView
9 1 (0.61%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.61%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Xcode
2 8 (4.88%) Maven
3 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.66%) Subversion
4 6 (3.66%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.05%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.44%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.83%) CocoaPods
8 2 (1.22%) JUnit
9 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (35.98%) Finance
2 32 (19.51%) Banking
3 26 (15.85%) Retail
4 14 (8.54%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (37.80%) Developer
2 28 (17.07%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.37%) Junior
4 15 (9.15%) Analyst
4 15 (9.15%) Programmer
5 11 (6.71%) Senior Manager
5 11 (6.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 11 (6.71%) Java Developer
5 11 (6.71%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.71%) Graduate
5 11 (6.71%) Graduate Developer
6 10 (6.10%) .NET Developer
6 10 (6.10%) Designer
7 9 (5.49%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.49%) Junior Developer
8 8 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.88%) C++ Developer
8 8 (4.88%) C Programmer
9 7 (4.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 7 (4.27%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.17%) HTML
2 25 (15.24%) .NET
3 23 (14.02%) Web Services
4 18 (10.98%) CSS
5 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.32%) XML
7 11 (6.71%) J2EE
8 10 (6.10%) iOS SDK
9 7 (4.27%) Android SDK
9 7 (4.27%) JSP
9 7 (4.27%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.27%) Spring
10 6 (3.66%) jQuery
11 5 (3.05%) Struts
12 4 (2.44%) Middleware
13 3 (1.83%) XML Schema
13 3 (1.83%) REST
13 3 (1.83%) Cocoa Touch
13 3 (1.83%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.88%) Computer Science
2 31 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.98%) Mobile App
4 17 (10.37%) User Experience
5 10 (6.10%) iPad
5 10 (6.10%) iPhone
6 8 (4.88%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.27%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.27%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.05%) Graphic Design
8 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.44%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.83%) Derivative
10 3 (1.83%) NHS
10 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.22%) FMCG
11 2 (1.22%) Data Extraction
11 2 (1.22%) ASIC
11 2 (1.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.34%) UNIX
2 34 (20.73%) Linux
3 15 (9.15%) AIX
3 15 (9.15%) HPUX
4 10 (6.10%) Android
4 10 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.49%) Windows
6 3 (1.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.56%) Project Management
2 25 (15.24%) Software Engineering
3 23 (14.02%) PRINCE2
4 20 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 19 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.98%) OO
7 16 (9.76%) Time Management
8 15 (9.15%) Mobile Commerce
9 13 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.93%) Web Development
10 11 (6.71%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.10%) TDD
11 10 (6.10%) Web Design
11 10 (6.10%) Six Sigma
11 10 (6.10%) iOS Development
12 9 (5.49%) Change Management
13 8 (4.88%) Workflow
13 8 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.12%) C
2 31 (18.90%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.85%) SQL
4 22 (13.41%) C++
5 20 (12.20%) Java
6 19 (11.59%) C#
7 15 (9.15%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.10%) Objective-C
8 10 (6.10%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.88%) Python
9 8 (4.88%) Perl
10 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.44%) VBA
11 3 (1.83%) MUMPS
11 3 (1.83%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (5.49%) ISEB
2 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.83%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) PMP
5 1 (0.61%) MBA
5 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCP
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Nessus
1 1 (0.61%) Nmap
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) Oracle
2 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.71%) Adobe
4 8 (4.88%) HP
5 5 (3.05%) VMware
6 4 (2.44%) Google
6 4 (2.44%) Cisco
7 3 (1.83%) IBM
7 3 (1.83%) SAP
7 3 (1.83%) Citrix
7 3 (1.83%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.83%) New Relic
7 3 (1.83%) Meraki
7 3 (1.83%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.83%) Apple
7 3 (1.83%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.22%) Kofax
8 2 (1.22%) Perforce
8 2 (1.22%) Nintex
8 2 (1.22%) Cognos
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