The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 52 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Internet 15 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.77% 5.85% 8.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.74% 25.88% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 14
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,975 £29,000 £36,375
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Internet
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 85 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.41% 22.61% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 106 56 69
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Internet
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Watford region.

Internet Salary Trend in Watford

Internet
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 43 (82.69%) Retail
2 29 (55.77%) Finance
3 28 (53.85%) J2EE
4 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
4 27 (51.92%) E-Commerce
5 26 (50.00%) HTML
6 25 (48.08%) Java
6 25 (48.08%) Servlets
6 25 (48.08%) WebSphere
7 22 (42.31%) JSP
7 22 (42.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (42.31%) EJB
8 20 (38.46%) CSS
8 20 (38.46%) UNIX
9 19 (36.54%) IBM
10 18 (34.62%) Linux
10 18 (34.62%) SQL
11 16 (30.77%) Web Services
11 16 (30.77%) MVC
11 16 (30.77%) Banking
12 15 (28.85%) Project Planning
12 15 (28.85%) Retail Banking
12 15 (28.85%) Oracle
13 14 (26.92%) DB2
13 14 (26.92%) UML
13 14 (26.92%) XHTML
14 13 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 13 (25.00%) Data Security
14 13 (25.00%) APACS
14 13 (25.00%) ISO 8583

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (48.08%) WebSphere
2 22 (42.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (17.31%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) SMS
2 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) IPsec
4 2 (3.85%) Wireless
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) OSPF
4 2 (3.85%) BGP
4 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) RIP
4 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (3.85%) Multicast
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.85%) VLAN
4 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) DB2
2 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
2 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Subversion
1 9 (17.31%) Ant
1 9 (17.31%) JUnit
1 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
1 9 (17.31%) Log4j
2 8 (15.38%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (5.77%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (82.69%) Retail
2 29 (55.77%) Finance
3 16 (30.77%) Banking
4 15 (28.85%) Retail Banking
5 10 (19.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.77%) Games
7 2 (3.85%) French Language
8 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.92%) Publishing
8 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Business Analyst
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Consultant
3 10 (19.23%) Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Payments Business Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Systems Architect
5 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Management Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) J2EE
2 26 (50.00%) HTML
3 25 (48.08%) Servlets
4 22 (42.31%) JSP
4 22 (42.31%) EJB
5 20 (38.46%) CSS
6 16 (30.77%) Web Services
7 14 (26.92%) XHTML
8 9 (17.31%) XMLBeans
8 9 (17.31%) Ajax
8 9 (17.31%) Struts
8 9 (17.31%) XML
8 9 (17.31%) XSLT
8 9 (17.31%) JMS
9 8 (15.38%) JDBC
10 6 (11.54%) JSTL
11 4 (7.69%) JSON
12 3 (5.77%) REST
12 3 (5.77%) jQuery
12 3 (5.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) APACS
1 13 (25.00%) IVR
1 13 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 12 (23.08%) SWIFT
3 9 (17.31%) Web 2.0
4 3 (5.77%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) AS400
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
5 2 (3.85%) Tandem
5 2 (3.85%) Online Games
6 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.92%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) UNIX
2 18 (34.62%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) Solaris
4 10 (19.23%) HPUX
5 3 (5.77%) Windows
5 3 (5.77%) AIX
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) E-Commerce
2 16 (30.77%) MVC
3 15 (28.85%) Project Planning
4 14 (26.92%) UML
5 13 (25.00%) Data Security
5 13 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (17.31%) Content Management
6 9 (17.31%) OO
7 6 (11.54%) RAD
8 3 (5.77%) Analytics
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Network Design
10 1 (1.92%) Time Management
10 1 (1.92%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.92%) ITIL
10 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.92%) Service Management
10 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
2 25 (48.08%) Java
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) XPath
5 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) CCA
2 8 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) OCA
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 13 (25.00%) ISO 8583
1 13 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) RACF
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) ACF2
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) IBM
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) Interwoven
4 6 (11.54%) Elastic Path
4 6 (11.54%) Blue Martini
4 6 (11.54%) ATG
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.69%) hybris
6 3 (5.77%) Sun
6 3 (5.77%) HP
6 3 (5.77%) Juniper
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco
7 2 (3.85%) VMware
7 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.85%) F5
7 2 (3.85%) Crossbeam
7 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.92%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago