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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 54 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Internet 23 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.99% 3.98% 8.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.54% 12.65% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 20
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,375 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
148 166 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.69% 31.50% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86 104 54
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,300 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (80.65%) HTML
1 25 (80.65%) CSS
2 22 (70.97%) E-Commerce
3 21 (67.74%) Java
3 21 (67.74%) J2EE
4 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
5 18 (58.06%) Servlets
5 18 (58.06%) IBM
6 15 (48.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (48.39%) WebSphere
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) SQL
8 13 (41.94%) Linux
9 12 (38.71%) JSP
9 12 (38.71%) EJB
9 12 (38.71%) XHTML
9 12 (38.71%) Finance
9 12 (38.71%) MVC
9 12 (38.71%) Retail
10 11 (35.48%) UNIX
11 9 (29.03%) HTTP
11 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
12 7 (22.58%) Degree
12 7 (22.58%) XML
12 7 (22.58%) HPUX
12 7 (22.58%) Solaris
12 7 (22.58%) DB2
13 6 (19.35%) Ant
13 6 (19.35%) JUnit
13 6 (19.35%) MySQL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (48.39%) WebSphere
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 6 (19.35%) MQSeries
3 6 (19.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Drupal
4 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (12.90%) Final Cut Pro
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) DB2
2 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Ant
1 6 (19.35%) JUnit
1 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
1 6 (19.35%) Log4j
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
1 6 (19.35%) Maven
2 4 (12.90%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
3 3 (9.68%) JMeter
4 2 (6.45%) Firebug
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Photoshop Designer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Junior
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Designer
4 4 (12.90%) Junior Designer
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
1 25 (80.65%) CSS
2 21 (67.74%) J2EE
3 18 (58.06%) Servlets
4 12 (38.71%) EJB
4 12 (38.71%) JSP
4 12 (38.71%) XHTML
5 7 (22.58%) XML
6 6 (19.35%) XSLT
6 6 (19.35%) jQuery
6 6 (19.35%) REST
6 6 (19.35%) JMS
6 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 6 (19.35%) Spring
6 6 (19.35%) XMLBeans
6 6 (19.35%) Ajax
6 6 (19.35%) JSON
6 6 (19.35%) SOAP
6 6 (19.35%) Struts
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Web 2.0
2 4 (12.90%) Graphic Design
2 4 (12.90%) Animation
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) iDTV
5 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) HPUX
3 7 (22.58%) Solaris
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) E-Commerce
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 6 (19.35%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) Content Management
4 4 (12.90%) Web Design
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (12.90%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Game Development
6 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) XPath
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) AWK
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) IBM
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Interwoven
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Adobe
5 3 (9.68%) Sun
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Meraki
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) EMC