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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 8 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 96 82 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.74% 21.58% 11.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.23% 71.93% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 71 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
195 114 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.04% 30.00% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 93 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 125 (59.24%) Finance
2 80 (37.91%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (32.23%) Microsoft
4 65 (30.81%) UNIX
5 64 (30.33%) Linux
6 62 (29.38%) Oracle
7 58 (27.49%) SQL
8 57 (27.01%) Banking
9 53 (25.12%) Retail
10 46 (21.80%) Windows
11 45 (21.33%) Computer Science
12 41 (19.43%) E-Commerce
13 40 (18.96%) Java
13 40 (18.96%) Relational Database
14 39 (18.48%) C
15 38 (18.01%) HTML
16 36 (17.06%) AIX
17 34 (16.11%) Manufacturing
18 33 (15.64%) JavaScript
18 33 (15.64%) Shell Script
18 33 (15.64%) Software Engineering
19 32 (15.17%) RDBMS
19 32 (15.17%) MS Office
20 31 (14.69%) ITIL
21 30 (14.22%) MS Excel
22 28 (13.27%) HPUX
23 27 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
24 24 (11.37%) Change Management
24 24 (11.37%) Active Directory
25 23 (10.90%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (6.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.21%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.27%) MQSeries
3 9 (4.27%) CMS
4 7 (3.32%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (3.32%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (3.32%) IIS
4 7 (3.32%) Lync
4 7 (3.32%) Node.js
5 5 (2.37%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (1.42%) SAS
7 2 (0.95%) Liferay
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.47%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (15.17%) MS Office
2 30 (14.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.84%) MS Project
3 6 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.42%) SPSS
5 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) PaaS
2 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.00%) LAN
1 19 (9.00%) WAN
2 14 (6.64%) Firewall
3 12 (5.69%) DNS
3 12 (5.69%) DHCP
3 12 (5.69%) Internet
4 11 (5.21%) HTTP
4 11 (5.21%) VPN
5 10 (4.74%) VoIP
6 7 (3.32%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.32%) FTP
7 6 (2.84%) ISDN
7 6 (2.84%) PBX
7 6 (2.84%) MPLS
7 6 (2.84%) VLAN
8 5 (2.37%) Network Security
8 5 (2.37%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.90%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.47%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.96%) Relational Database
2 32 (15.17%) RDBMS
3 14 (6.64%) Informix
4 10 (4.74%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.27%) MySQL
6 7 (3.32%) Data Mining
6 7 (3.32%) DB2
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.21%) Selenium
2 10 (4.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (4.27%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.32%) Maven
5 6 (2.84%) Subversion
6 5 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.90%) NUnit
7 4 (1.90%) JUnit
7 4 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.95%) Ant
8 2 (0.95%) Log4j
9 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.47%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 125 (59.24%) Finance
2 57 (27.01%) Banking
3 53 (25.12%) Retail
4 34 (16.11%) Manufacturing
5 16 (7.58%) Marketing
6 9 (4.27%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.90%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (30.33%) Analyst
2 55 (26.07%) Developer
3 28 (13.27%) Business Analyst
4 17 (8.06%) Support Analyst
4 17 (8.06%) C++ Developer
5 16 (7.58%) Architect
5 16 (7.58%) Junior
6 15 (7.11%) Test Engineer
7 13 (6.16%) Programmer
7 13 (6.16%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.21%) C++ Software Developer
9 10 (4.74%) Administrator
9 10 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.27%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.27%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (4.27%) C Developer
10 9 (4.27%) Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.79%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (3.79%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (3.79%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.01%) HTML
2 20 (9.48%) .NET
3 19 (9.00%) CSS
4 17 (8.06%) XML
5 16 (7.58%) J2EE
6 15 (7.11%) ASP.NET
6 15 (7.11%) HTML5
7 14 (6.64%) Web Services
8 11 (5.21%) jQuery
9 10 (4.74%) Ajax
10 9 (4.27%) Hibernate
10 9 (4.27%) Spring
10 9 (4.27%) COM
11 7 (3.32%) Struts
11 7 (3.32%) JDBC
11 7 (3.32%) JSP
11 7 (3.32%) Middleware
11 7 (3.32%) CSS3
12 5 (2.37%) REST
12 5 (2.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (37.91%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (21.33%) Computer Science
3 23 (10.90%) Mathematics
4 18 (8.53%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.69%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.74%) Handset
7 7 (3.32%) Semantic Web
7 7 (3.32%) User Experience
8 5 (2.37%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.37%) Statistics
9 4 (1.90%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.90%) EFT
10 3 (1.42%) W3C
10 3 (1.42%) Clustering
10 3 (1.42%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.42%) Physics
10 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.95%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.95%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 65 (30.81%) UNIX
2 64 (30.33%) Linux
3 46 (21.80%) Windows
4 36 (17.06%) AIX
5 28 (13.27%) HPUX
6 15 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.74%) Solaris
8 10 (4.74%) Apple iOS
8 10 (4.74%) Android
9 6 (2.84%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.84%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.84%) VMS
10 5 (2.37%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.43%) E-Commerce
2 33 (15.64%) Software Engineering
3 31 (14.69%) ITIL
4 27 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (11.37%) Change Management
6 20 (9.48%) Time Management
7 19 (9.00%) Software Testing
7 19 (9.00%) OO
8 18 (8.53%) Project Management
9 17 (8.06%) PRINCE2
9 17 (8.06%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.16%) Coaching
11 12 (5.69%) Validation
11 12 (5.69%) Test Scripting
12 11 (5.21%) TDD
13 10 (4.74%) Information Security
13 10 (4.74%) Business Analysis
13 10 (4.74%) CRM
13 10 (4.74%) Analytics
13 10 (4.74%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.49%) SQL
2 40 (18.96%) Java
3 39 (18.48%) C
4 33 (15.64%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.64%) Shell Script
5 23 (10.90%) C++
6 12 (5.69%) C#
7 9 (4.27%) PHP
8 7 (3.32%) Perl
9 5 (2.37%) Python
10 3 (1.42%) R
11 2 (0.95%) XPath
12 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.64%) ISTQB
2 11 (5.21%) ISEB
3 8 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.84%) MBA
5 5 (2.37%) CCA
6 4 (1.90%) CCIE
6 4 (1.90%) CCNA
7 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.95%) PMP
8 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.95%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) MCSA
9 1 (0.47%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.53%) QA
2 5 (2.37%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.37%) SLA
2 5 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (11.37%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.69%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.84%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.84%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (2.37%) XenApp
6 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 68 (32.23%) Microsoft
2 62 (29.38%) Oracle
3 22 (10.43%) VMware
4 20 (9.48%) HP
5 15 (7.11%) IBM
6 14 (6.64%) Cisco
7 10 (4.74%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.84%) EMC
9 5 (2.37%) Citrix
9 5 (2.37%) Dell
9 5 (2.37%) BMC
9 5 (2.37%) CA
9 5 (2.37%) NetApp
10 4 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.90%) Mitel
10 4 (1.90%) Perforce
10 4 (1.90%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.90%) Aruba
10 4 (1.90%) Meru Networks
11 3 (1.42%) Zend
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