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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 62 53 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Permanent jobs citing Internet 17 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.09% 4.79% 10.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.04% 13.21% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 20
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
154 212 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.95% 36.24% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 137 50
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,750
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 31 July 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (79.31%) Java
1 23 (79.31%) J2EE
2 20 (68.97%) IBM
3 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 19 (65.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (65.52%) CSS
3 19 (65.52%) WebSphere
4 18 (62.07%) E-Commerce
5 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
6 16 (55.17%) SQL
6 16 (55.17%) Oracle
6 16 (55.17%) Servlets
7 15 (51.72%) Linux
8 12 (41.38%) JSP
8 12 (41.38%) EJB
8 12 (41.38%) MVC
8 12 (41.38%) Finance
8 12 (41.38%) Retail
9 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
9 11 (37.93%) HTTP
9 11 (37.93%) DB2
10 9 (31.03%) UNIX
11 8 (27.59%) Windows
11 8 (27.59%) AIX
11 8 (27.59%) PHP
11 8 (27.59%) XHTML
12 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
12 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
12 7 (24.14%) Drupal
12 7 (24.14%) Magento

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (65.52%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (65.52%) WebSphere
2 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
3 7 (24.14%) JBoss
3 7 (24.14%) Apache
3 7 (24.14%) Drupal
4 4 (13.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (13.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) HTTP
2 7 (24.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) DB2
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) LoadRunner
1 7 (24.14%) JMeter
2 4 (13.79%) Log4j
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Ant
2 4 (13.79%) JUnit
2 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.79%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Firebug
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
1 12 (41.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) J2EE
2 19 (65.52%) CSS
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) Servlets
4 12 (41.38%) JSP
4 12 (41.38%) EJB
5 8 (27.59%) XHTML
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) XSLT
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) REST
7 4 (13.79%) JMS
7 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
7 4 (13.79%) Spring
7 4 (13.79%) XMLBeans
7 4 (13.79%) Ajax
7 4 (13.79%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) Struts
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Web 2.0
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) iDTV
4 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) AIX
4 5 (17.24%) HPUX
4 5 (17.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) E-Commerce
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (24.14%) Test Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Content Management
4 4 (13.79%) UML
4 4 (13.79%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Game Development
6 1 (3.45%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 7 (24.14%) AWK
5 7 (24.14%) Perl
6 4 (13.79%) XPath
7 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) IBM
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) Sun
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Interwoven
6 3 (10.34%) Meraki
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Adobe
7 1 (3.45%) Sybase
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
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