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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 46 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Internet 14 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.49% 5.60% 5.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.33% 20.71% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 20
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
150 140 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.69% 27.03% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 129 103 77
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

Internet Salary Histogram in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
4 15 (71.43%) Java
4 15 (71.43%) J2EE
4 15 (71.43%) XHTML
5 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 14 (66.67%) Servlets
6 13 (61.90%) EJB
6 13 (61.90%) JSP
6 13 (61.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (61.90%) WebSphere
7 11 (52.38%) MVC
7 11 (52.38%) Finance
7 11 (52.38%) Retail
8 10 (47.62%) IBM
9 8 (38.10%) Unix
9 8 (38.10%) Degree
10 7 (33.33%) Linux
10 7 (33.33%) SQL
11 6 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (28.57%) Web Design
11 6 (28.57%) Adobe
11 6 (28.57%) DB2
11 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
11 6 (28.57%) Graphic Design
11 6 (28.57%) Animation
11 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (28.57%) Final Cut Pro

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) WebSphere
1 13 (61.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (28.57%) Final Cut Pro
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) DB2
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Log4j
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Java Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Designer
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Designer
2 6 (28.57%) Junior
2 6 (28.57%) Junior Designer
2 6 (28.57%) Junior Digital Designer
2 6 (28.57%) Junior Photoshop Designer
2 6 (28.57%) Photoshop Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Java Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Architect
4 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) J2EE
3 15 (71.43%) XHTML
4 14 (66.67%) Servlets
5 13 (61.90%) EJB
5 13 (61.90%) JSP
6 4 (19.05%) JMS
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
7 3 (14.29%) REST
7 3 (14.29%) Spring
7 3 (14.29%) Struts
8 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (9.52%) JDBC
8 2 (9.52%) Spring Integration
8 2 (9.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Animation
1 6 (28.57%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) HPUX
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (28.57%) Web Design
4 4 (19.05%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) RAD
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Interwoven
5 2 (9.52%) ATG
5 2 (9.52%) Blue Martini
5 2 (9.52%) Elastic Path
5 2 (9.52%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Talend