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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 83 149 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.43% 25.91% 11.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.04% 58.20% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 120 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £33,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
143 256 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.58% 44.52% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 102 201 70
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
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 28 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 62 (38.99%) Finance
2 54 (33.96%) Java
3 52 (32.70%) JavaScript
4 51 (32.08%) UNIX
5 45 (28.30%) SQL
6 42 (26.42%) Banking
7 40 (25.16%) Retail
7 40 (25.16%) HTML
8 39 (24.53%) XML
9 38 (23.90%) Linux
10 37 (23.27%) E-Commerce
10 37 (23.27%) Computer Science
11 33 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (18.87%) Project Management
13 29 (18.24%) J2EE
14 28 (17.61%) C
14 28 (17.61%) WebSphere
15 27 (16.98%) Software Engineering
15 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
16 26 (16.35%) OO
16 26 (16.35%) PRINCE2
16 26 (16.35%) jQuery
17 25 (15.72%) Web Services
18 23 (14.47%) Maven
19 22 (13.84%) Spring
19 22 (13.84%) Hibernate
19 22 (13.84%) HP
19 22 (13.84%) C++
19 22 (13.84%) Oracle
20 21 (13.21%) IBM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 28 (17.61%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.69%) MQSeries
3 15 (9.43%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.55%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.40%) MS Exchange
6 7 (4.40%) WorkSite
6 7 (4.40%) Lync
6 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (3.77%) Apache
8 5 (3.14%) JBoss
9 2 (1.26%) IIS
9 2 (1.26%) Liferay
9 2 (1.26%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.63%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.63%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) MS Project
1 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (5.66%) Photoshop
4 5 (3.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) SaaS
2 4 (2.52%) Basecamp
2 4 (2.52%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) IPv4
2 8 (5.03%) Internet
3 5 (3.14%) HTTP
4 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) LAN
5 1 (0.63%) WAN
5 1 (0.63%) DHCP
5 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.43%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.18%) MySQL
4 12 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.55%) DB2
4 12 (7.55%) DbVisualizer
5 7 (4.40%) Informix
6 6 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.89%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (14.47%) Maven
2 15 (9.43%) Subversion
3 12 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 12 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (7.55%) LoadRunner
4 10 (6.29%) SoapUI
5 7 (4.40%) JUnit
6 6 (3.77%) Xcode
7 5 (3.14%) Ant
7 5 (3.14%) Log4j
7 5 (3.14%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.14%) JIRA
8 2 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 62 (38.99%) Finance
2 42 (26.42%) Banking
3 40 (25.16%) Retail
4 10 (6.29%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.77%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.14%) Advertising
8 2 (1.26%) Games
8 2 (1.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (36.48%) Developer
2 25 (15.72%) Analyst
2 25 (15.72%) Java Developer
3 22 (13.84%) Business Analyst
4 18 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 15 (9.43%) Tester
6 11 (6.92%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.92%) C++ Developer
7 10 (6.29%) Consultant
7 10 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (4.40%) IT Administrator
8 7 (4.40%) Administrator
8 7 (4.40%) Designer
9 6 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Programmer
9 6 (3.77%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (3.14%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.16%) HTML
2 39 (24.53%) XML
3 29 (18.24%) J2EE
4 26 (16.35%) jQuery
5 25 (15.72%) Web Services
6 22 (13.84%) Hibernate
6 22 (13.84%) Spring
7 20 (12.58%) Struts
7 20 (12.58%) CSS
8 17 (10.69%) JSP
8 17 (10.69%) SOAP
9 15 (9.43%) Servlets
9 15 (9.43%) XSLT
10 12 (7.55%) Flash
11 11 (6.92%) JSON
12 10 (6.29%) Spring MVC
12 10 (6.29%) JSF
12 10 (6.29%) JAXB
12 10 (6.29%) SAX
12 10 (6.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.27%) Computer Science
2 33 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.18%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.92%) User Experience
5 10 (6.29%) Client/Server
6 8 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.03%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (4.40%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.77%) Blackberry
8 6 (3.77%) iPhone
8 6 (3.77%) iPad
9 5 (3.14%) Graphic Design
9 5 (3.14%) Web 2.0
10 4 (2.52%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.89%) Derivative
11 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.89%) PMI
12 2 (1.26%) Online Gambling
13 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.08%) UNIX
2 38 (23.90%) Linux
3 20 (12.58%) HPUX
4 15 (9.43%) Solaris
4 15 (9.43%) AIX
5 10 (6.29%) Windows
6 6 (3.77%) Debian
6 6 (3.77%) Android
6 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.27%) E-Commerce
2 30 (18.87%) Project Management
3 27 (16.98%) Software Engineering
4 26 (16.35%) PRINCE2
4 26 (16.35%) OO
5 19 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.43%) Time Management
7 14 (8.81%) System Testing
7 14 (8.81%) Workflow
8 12 (7.55%) Change Management
8 12 (7.55%) Regression Testing
8 12 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.55%) Automated Testing
8 12 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (6.92%) Content Management
9 11 (6.92%) Change Control
10 10 (6.29%) Multithreading
10 10 (6.29%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.96%) Java
2 52 (32.70%) JavaScript
3 45 (28.30%) SQL
4 28 (17.61%) C
5 22 (13.84%) C++
6 15 (9.43%) XPath
7 8 (5.03%) C#
8 6 (3.77%) Python
8 6 (3.77%) MUMPS
8 6 (3.77%) PHP5
8 6 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.77%) Objective-C
8 6 (3.77%) Perl
8 6 (3.77%) PHP
9 5 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.26%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (12.58%) ISEB
2 15 (9.43%) Sun Certification
3 14 (8.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.89%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.29%) VirtualBox
3 8 (5.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) NFS
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
4 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Nessus
1 1 (0.63%) Nmap
Vendors
1 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.84%) Oracle
2 22 (13.84%) HP
3 21 (13.21%) IBM
4 15 (9.43%) VMware
5 7 (4.40%) SAP
6 6 (3.77%) Kofax
6 6 (3.77%) Nintex
7 5 (3.14%) Sun
7 5 (3.14%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.52%) Cisco
8 4 (2.52%) Google
9 3 (1.89%) New Relic
9 3 (1.89%) Meraki
9 3 (1.89%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.89%) Citrix
10 2 (1.26%) Adobe
10 2 (1.26%) Perforce
11 1 (0.63%) Siebel
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