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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 101 92 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.32% 25.00% 13.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.75% 67.15% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 85 41
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
199 137 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.15% 37.23% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 126 96
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 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 19 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 111 (56.35%) Finance
2 71 (36.04%) Banking
3 61 (30.96%) Retail
4 59 (29.95%) Microsoft
5 57 (28.93%) UNIX
6 56 (28.43%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (24.87%) Linux
8 48 (24.37%) E-Commerce
8 48 (24.37%) SQL
9 47 (23.86%) Java
9 47 (23.86%) JavaScript
10 46 (23.35%) HTML
11 45 (22.84%) Oracle
12 41 (20.81%) Relational Database
13 39 (19.80%) Software Engineering
13 39 (19.80%) C
14 37 (18.78%) Computer Science
15 36 (18.27%) XML
16 34 (17.26%) HPUX
16 34 (17.26%) Manufacturing
17 29 (14.72%) Windows
18 28 (14.21%) RDBMS
18 28 (14.21%) jQuery
19 27 (13.71%) C++
19 27 (13.71%) Shell Script
19 27 (13.71%) ITIL
20 26 (13.20%) HP
20 26 (13.20%) AIX
20 26 (13.20%) ISEB
21 25 (12.69%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (8.12%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.11%) MQSeries
2 14 (7.11%) Adobe CQ
3 13 (6.60%) WebSphere
4 12 (6.09%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.08%) Lync
6 8 (4.06%) Apache
6 8 (4.06%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.54%) IIS
9 4 (2.03%) WorkSite
9 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.52%) SAS
11 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.51%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.51%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 23 (11.68%) MS Office
1 23 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.55%) MS Project
3 5 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) SPSS
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Agresso
1 1 (0.51%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.55%) PaaS
2 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.60%) LAN
1 13 (6.60%) WAN
1 13 (6.60%) DNS
2 12 (6.09%) DHCP
3 8 (4.06%) HTTP
3 8 (4.06%) Internet
4 7 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.55%) VPN
4 7 (3.55%) VoIP
4 7 (3.55%) Firewall
5 6 (3.05%) ISDN
5 6 (3.05%) PBX
5 6 (3.05%) MPLS
5 6 (3.05%) IPv4
5 6 (3.05%) VLAN
6 5 (2.54%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.51%) Network Security
7 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.81%) Relational Database
2 28 (14.21%) RDBMS
3 22 (11.17%) MySQL
4 10 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.55%) DB2
6 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.55%) DbVisualizer
7 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (10.15%) Subversion
2 14 (7.11%) Maven
3 9 (4.57%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (4.06%) Log4j
4 8 (4.06%) Eclipse
4 8 (4.06%) Ant
4 8 (4.06%) JUnit
5 6 (3.05%) LoadRunner
5 6 (3.05%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.54%) JIRA
6 5 (2.54%) Selenium
7 4 (2.03%) NUnit
8 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
General
1 111 (56.35%) Finance
2 71 (36.04%) Banking
3 61 (30.96%) Retail
4 34 (17.26%) Manufacturing
5 15 (7.61%) Retail Banking
6 11 (5.58%) Marketing
7 6 (3.05%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.54%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (28.43%) Analyst
2 53 (26.90%) Developer
3 35 (17.77%) Business Analyst
4 17 (8.63%) C++ Developer
5 16 (8.12%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.61%) Test Manager
7 14 (7.11%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.11%) Banking Business Analyst
8 13 (6.60%) C++ Software Developer
8 13 (6.60%) Consultant
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Business Analyst
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (5.08%) Test Engineer
10 9 (4.57%) Senior Programme Manager
10 9 (4.57%) Senior Manager
10 9 (4.57%) Programme Manager
11 8 (4.06%) Junior
11 8 (4.06%) Tester
11 8 (4.06%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.35%) HTML
2 36 (18.27%) XML
3 28 (14.21%) jQuery
4 22 (11.17%) J2EE
5 20 (10.15%) .NET
5 20 (10.15%) SOAP
6 19 (9.64%) CSS
7 17 (8.63%) ASP.NET
8 16 (8.12%) JSON
9 14 (7.11%) Hibernate
9 14 (7.11%) Spring
9 14 (7.11%) Struts
9 14 (7.11%) Web Services
9 14 (7.11%) Servlets
9 14 (7.11%) XSLT
9 14 (7.11%) REST
10 9 (4.57%) XSL
10 9 (4.57%) COM
10 9 (4.57%) Ajax
11 8 (4.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (28.43%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (18.78%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.66%) Mathematics
4 13 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.06%) Web 2.0
6 7 (3.55%) Handset
7 6 (3.05%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.54%) Statistics
9 4 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) User Experience
10 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.51%) EFT
10 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.93%) UNIX
2 49 (24.87%) Linux
3 34 (17.26%) HPUX
4 29 (14.72%) Windows
5 26 (13.20%) AIX
6 14 (7.11%) Solaris
7 13 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.06%) Debian
10 6 (3.05%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.05%) VMS
10 6 (3.05%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.54%) Android
11 5 (2.54%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.37%) E-Commerce
2 39 (19.80%) Software Engineering
3 27 (13.71%) ITIL
4 25 (12.69%) PRINCE2
4 25 (12.69%) Project Management
5 20 (10.15%) OO
5 20 (10.15%) Change Management
6 19 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (8.63%) Business Analysis
7 17 (8.63%) Coaching
8 16 (8.12%) Content Management
8 16 (8.12%) Time Management
8 16 (8.12%) Workflow
9 14 (7.11%) Programme Management
9 14 (7.11%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.60%) System Testing
11 12 (6.09%) Software Testing
11 12 (6.09%) Line Management
12 11 (5.58%) Quality Management
13 10 (5.08%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.37%) SQL
2 47 (23.86%) Java
2 47 (23.86%) JavaScript
3 39 (19.80%) C
4 27 (13.71%) Shell Script
4 27 (13.71%) C++
5 16 (8.12%) C#
6 14 (7.11%) XPath
7 13 (6.60%) PHP
8 8 (4.06%) Perl
8 8 (4.06%) PHP5
8 8 (4.06%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.06%) Python
9 4 (2.03%) MUMPS
10 3 (1.52%) R
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) ISEB
2 14 (7.11%) Sun Certification
3 13 (6.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (5.08%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.55%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.63%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.15%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.09%) Terminal Services
4 6 (3.05%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (3.05%) VirtualBox
5 5 (2.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.51%) vSphere
6 1 (0.51%) vCloud
6 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (29.95%) Microsoft
2 45 (22.84%) Oracle
3 26 (13.20%) HP
4 24 (12.18%) VMware
5 20 (10.15%) IBM
6 8 (4.06%) Sun
6 8 (4.06%) Interwoven
7 7 (3.55%) Cisco
8 6 (3.05%) EMC
8 6 (3.05%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.54%) Citrix
9 5 (2.54%) BMC
9 5 (2.54%) CA
9 5 (2.54%) NetApp
10 4 (2.03%) SAP
10 4 (2.03%) Kofax
10 4 (2.03%) Nintex
11 2 (1.02%) Dell
12 1 (0.51%) Siebel
12 1 (0.51%) Sage
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