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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 5 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 75 105 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.34% 25.80% 12.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.08% 68.63% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 53 97 43
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,400 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
156 153 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.83% 37.59% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 128 136 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 94 (52.51%) Finance
2 65 (36.31%) Banking
3 61 (34.08%) UNIX
4 60 (33.52%) Retail
5 53 (29.61%) JavaScript
5 53 (29.61%) SQL
6 51 (28.49%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (27.93%) Java
8 48 (26.82%) HTML
8 48 (26.82%) XML
9 46 (25.70%) Linux
9 46 (25.70%) Microsoft
10 43 (24.02%) E-Commerce
11 41 (22.91%) Oracle
12 37 (20.67%) Relational Database
13 36 (20.11%) HPUX
14 35 (19.55%) C
15 34 (18.99%) Computer Science
15 34 (18.99%) jQuery
16 33 (18.44%) Software Engineering
17 31 (17.32%) ISEB
18 29 (16.20%) IBM
18 29 (16.20%) C++
18 29 (16.20%) J2EE
19 26 (14.53%) PRINCE2
19 26 (14.53%) AIX
19 26 (14.53%) SOAP
19 26 (14.53%) HP
19 26 (14.53%) RDBMS
19 26 (14.53%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (13.41%) WebSphere
2 21 (11.73%) MQSeries
3 16 (8.94%) Adobe CQ
4 13 (7.26%) SharePoint
5 11 (6.15%) MS Exchange
6 10 (5.59%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (4.47%) Apache
8 6 (3.35%) Lync
9 5 (2.79%) IIS
10 4 (2.23%) WorkSite
10 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.68%) SAS
12 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.12%) Content Management Server
12 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.12%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) MS Excel
1 15 (8.38%) MS Office
2 6 (3.35%) MS Project
3 5 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.68%) PaaS
3 2 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.59%) Internet
1 10 (5.59%) IPv4
1 10 (5.59%) HTTP
2 8 (4.47%) WAN
2 8 (4.47%) LAN
2 8 (4.47%) DNS
3 7 (3.91%) DHCP
4 6 (3.35%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.79%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.12%) MPLS
6 2 (1.12%) PBX
6 2 (1.12%) VoIP
6 2 (1.12%) ISDN
6 2 (1.12%) VPN
6 2 (1.12%) Firewall
6 2 (1.12%) VLAN
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
7 1 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.67%) Relational Database
2 26 (14.53%) RDBMS
3 24 (13.41%) MySQL
4 12 (6.70%) DbVisualizer
4 12 (6.70%) DB2
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server
6 8 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.68%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (12.29%) Subversion
2 20 (11.17%) Maven
3 11 (6.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (6.15%) LoadRunner
4 10 (5.59%) SoapUI
4 10 (5.59%) Ant
4 10 (5.59%) JUnit
4 10 (5.59%) Eclipse
4 10 (5.59%) Log4j
5 8 (4.47%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.79%) JIRA
7 2 (1.12%) Selenium
7 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
General
1 94 (52.51%) Finance
2 65 (36.31%) Banking
3 60 (33.52%) Retail
4 26 (14.53%) Manufacturing
5 14 (7.82%) Retail Banking
6 10 (5.59%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.35%) Marketing
8 5 (2.79%) Games
9 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (27.93%) Developer
2 46 (25.70%) Analyst
3 33 (18.44%) Business Analyst
4 20 (11.17%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.38%) C++ Developer
5 15 (8.38%) Test Manager
6 14 (7.82%) Consultant
7 13 (7.26%) Banking Business Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Tester
8 12 (6.70%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Software Developer
8 12 (6.70%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.59%) C++ Software Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Programme Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Programme Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (26.82%) HTML
1 48 (26.82%) XML
2 34 (18.99%) jQuery
3 29 (16.20%) J2EE
4 26 (14.53%) SOAP
5 20 (11.17%) Struts
5 20 (11.17%) Web Services
5 20 (11.17%) XSLT
5 20 (11.17%) CSS
5 20 (11.17%) Servlets
5 20 (11.17%) Spring
5 20 (11.17%) Hibernate
6 18 (10.06%) JSON
7 16 (8.94%) REST
8 15 (8.38%) .NET
9 12 (6.70%) Flash
9 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET
9 12 (6.70%) Ajax
10 11 (6.15%) RESTful
11 10 (5.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (28.49%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (18.99%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.38%) Mathematics
4 11 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.59%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.59%) Web 2.0
6 8 (4.47%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.79%) Handset
8 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.68%) Statistics
10 2 (1.12%) Online Gambling
10 2 (1.12%) PMI
11 1 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.08%) UNIX
2 46 (25.70%) Linux
3 36 (20.11%) HPUX
4 26 (14.53%) AIX
5 20 (11.17%) Solaris
6 18 (10.06%) Windows
7 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.47%) Debian
8 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.79%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.79%) VMS
9 5 (2.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.02%) E-Commerce
2 33 (18.44%) Software Engineering
3 26 (14.53%) PRINCE2
3 26 (14.53%) Project Management
4 21 (11.73%) OO
5 19 (10.61%) Content Management
5 19 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.06%) Change Management
6 18 (10.06%) ITIL
6 18 (10.06%) System Testing
7 17 (9.50%) Business Analysis
8 16 (8.94%) Workflow
9 14 (7.82%) Programme Management
10 13 (7.26%) Coaching
11 12 (6.70%) Line Management
11 12 (6.70%) Test Automation
11 12 (6.70%) Automated Testing
12 11 (6.15%) Regression Testing
12 11 (6.15%) MVC
12 11 (6.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.61%) JavaScript
1 53 (29.61%) SQL
2 50 (27.93%) Java
3 35 (19.55%) C
4 29 (16.20%) C++
5 21 (11.73%) Shell Script
6 20 (11.17%) XPath
7 11 (6.15%) C#
8 8 (4.47%) PHP5
8 8 (4.47%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.47%) Perl
8 8 (4.47%) PHP
8 8 (4.47%) Python
9 4 (2.23%) MUMPS
10 3 (1.68%) R
11 1 (0.56%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (17.32%) ISEB
2 20 (11.17%) Sun Certification
3 18 (10.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.91%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.26%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.59%) VirtualBox
4 7 (3.91%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.79%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (2.79%) XenApp
6 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.56%) NFS
7 1 (0.56%) vCloud
7 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 41 (22.91%) Oracle
3 29 (16.20%) IBM
4 26 (14.53%) HP
5 23 (12.85%) VMware
6 10 (5.59%) Interwoven
6 10 (5.59%) Sun
7 6 (3.35%) EMC
7 6 (3.35%) Cisco
8 5 (2.79%) Citrix
8 5 (2.79%) BMC
8 5 (2.79%) CA
8 5 (2.79%) NetApp
9 4 (2.23%) Nintex
9 4 (2.23%) SAP
9 4 (2.23%) Kofax
10 2 (1.12%) Sage
10 2 (1.12%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.12%) Siebel
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £ competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great benefits
Posted: 26 days ago