The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 44 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Internet 29 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.98% 9.92% 12.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.17% 31.53% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 18
Average salary £45,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 111 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.54% 31.44% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 85 64
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (45.76%) Retail
2 22 (37.29%) Finance
3 18 (30.51%) MVC
3 18 (30.51%) Banking
3 18 (30.51%) Web Services
4 17 (28.81%) HTML
4 17 (28.81%) CSS
5 16 (27.12%) Java
5 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.42%) Retail Banking
7 14 (23.73%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (23.73%) Project Planning
7 14 (23.73%) PCI DSS
7 14 (23.73%) SMS
7 14 (23.73%) CCA
7 14 (23.73%) Cryptography
7 14 (23.73%) IVR
7 14 (23.73%) APACS
7 14 (23.73%) ISO 8583
7 14 (23.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (23.73%) Data Security
8 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (22.03%) MCP
8 13 (22.03%) MCTS
8 13 (22.03%) SWIFT
9 12 (20.34%) WebSphere
9 12 (20.34%) JSP
9 12 (20.34%) Servlets
9 12 (20.34%) EJB
9 12 (20.34%) J2EE

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (20.34%) WebSphere
1 12 (20.34%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (5.08%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) SMS
2 7 (11.86%) WAN
2 7 (11.86%) LAN
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.08%) Intranet
4 3 (5.08%) Extranet
5 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) DB2
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
General
1 27 (45.76%) Retail
2 22 (37.29%) Finance
3 18 (30.51%) Banking
4 15 (25.42%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Consultant
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.86%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Payments Business Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.78%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) Web Services
2 17 (28.81%) HTML
2 17 (28.81%) CSS
3 12 (20.34%) JSP
3 12 (20.34%) Servlets
3 12 (20.34%) EJB
3 12 (20.34%) J2EE
4 8 (13.56%) XHTML
5 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (10.17%) RESTful
5 6 (10.17%) .NET
5 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.78%) GWT
7 3 (5.08%) Ajax
8 2 (3.39%) LAMP
9 1 (1.69%) HTML5
9 1 (1.69%) CSS3
9 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Cryptography
1 14 (23.73%) IVR
1 14 (23.73%) APACS
2 13 (22.03%) SWIFT
3 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.39%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.69%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) UNIX
4 1 (1.69%) AIX
4 1 (1.69%) HPUX
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) MVC
2 14 (23.73%) Requirements Analysis
2 14 (23.73%) Project Planning
2 14 (23.73%) Data Security
3 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.86%) Web Development
5 6 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (10.17%) BDD
5 6 (10.17%) Web Application Development
5 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.17%) Kanban
5 6 (10.17%) TDD
5 6 (10.17%) Scrum
6 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) UML
7 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.78%) Information Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Change Management
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) Java
1 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
2 8 (13.56%) SQL
3 6 (10.17%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) CCA
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (22.03%) MCP
2 13 (22.03%) MCTS
3 9 (15.25%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) MCSE
4 7 (11.86%) MCSA
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (11.86%) CCNA
4 7 (11.86%) MCITP
5 6 (10.17%) MCAD
5 6 (10.17%) MCSD
5 6 (10.17%) MBA
6 4 (6.78%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) PMP
7 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) PCI DSS
1 14 (23.73%) ISO 8583
1 14 (23.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Cisco
2 9 (15.25%) IBM
3 7 (11.86%) Apple
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Juniper
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Dell
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Sybase
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