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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 52 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Internet 13 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.40% 5.11% 9.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.32% 21.48% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 30
Average salary £62,500 £45,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.12% +20.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £30,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £49,250 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.00%
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
126 135 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.29% 23.81% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 79 100 81
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Watford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 27 (60.00%) J2EE
2 25 (55.56%) Java
3 23 (51.11%) IBM
4 22 (48.89%) WebSphere
5 21 (46.67%) E-Commerce
5 21 (46.67%) Linux
5 21 (46.67%) HTML
5 21 (46.67%) SQL
5 21 (46.67%) CSS
6 20 (44.44%) Retail
7 19 (42.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
7 19 (42.22%) Oracle
8 18 (40.00%) Servlets
9 16 (35.56%) MVC
9 16 (35.56%) Finance
10 15 (33.33%) Sun
11 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
11 13 (28.89%) HTTP
12 12 (26.67%) JSP
12 12 (26.67%) UNIX
12 12 (26.67%) EJB
13 11 (24.44%) DB2
14 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 9 (20.00%) AIX
15 9 (20.00%) Degree
16 8 (17.78%) Solaris
16 8 (17.78%) XHTML
16 8 (17.78%) PHP
16 8 (17.78%) Windows

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (48.89%) WebSphere
2 19 (42.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
4 7 (15.56%) JBoss
4 7 (15.56%) Apache
4 7 (15.56%) Drupal
5 6 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (13.33%) MQSeries
6 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (8.89%) Lync
7 4 (8.89%) Node.js
8 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
9 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
10 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) MS Project
4 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Magento
2 4 (8.89%) Agresso
2 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) HTTP
2 7 (15.56%) HTTPS
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (8.89%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) HSRP
4 3 (6.67%) GLBP
4 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (6.67%) Multicast
4 3 (6.67%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.67%) NAS
4 3 (6.67%) RIP
4 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 3 (6.67%) ADSL
4 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) 3G
4 3 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) DB2
2 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.44%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) LoadRunner
1 7 (15.56%) JMeter
2 6 (13.33%) Log4j
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
2 6 (13.33%) Maven
2 6 (13.33%) Ant
2 6 (13.33%) JUnit
2 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (4.44%) Firebug
General
1 20 (44.44%) Retail
2 16 (35.56%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Games
4 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) J2EE
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 21 (46.67%) CSS
3 18 (40.00%) Servlets
4 12 (26.67%) EJB
4 12 (26.67%) JSP
5 8 (17.78%) XHTML
6 7 (15.56%) XML
7 6 (13.33%) XSLT
7 6 (13.33%) REST
7 6 (13.33%) SOAP
7 6 (13.33%) Struts
7 6 (13.33%) Web Services
7 6 (13.33%) jQuery
7 6 (13.33%) JMS
7 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 6 (13.33%) Spring
7 6 (13.33%) XMLBeans
7 6 (13.33%) Ajax
7 6 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Web 2.0
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Blog
3 2 (4.44%) Online Gambling
3 2 (4.44%) FMCG
3 2 (4.44%) AS400
3 2 (4.44%) Tandem
3 2 (4.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) iDTV
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) UNIX
3 9 (20.00%) AIX
4 8 (17.78%) Windows
4 8 (17.78%) Solaris
5 6 (13.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (15.56%) Test Planning
4 6 (13.33%) Content Management
4 6 (13.33%) OO
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 4 (8.89%) UML
6 4 (8.89%) Release Management
6 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.89%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) PHP
5 7 (15.56%) Perl
5 7 (15.56%) AWK
6 6 (13.33%) XPath
7 4 (8.89%) Ruby
7 4 (8.89%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Sun Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.67%) CCIE
3 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) RACF
1 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (4.44%) ACF2
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Cacti
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) IBM
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle
3 15 (33.33%) Sun
4 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.56%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Interwoven
7 5 (11.11%) VMware
8 4 (8.89%) Citrix
9 3 (6.67%) Meraki
9 3 (6.67%) Crossbeam
9 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.67%) F5
9 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.67%) Juniper
10 2 (4.44%) CA
10 2 (4.44%) Novell
10 2 (4.44%) NetIQ
10 2 (4.44%) HP
10 2 (4.44%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (2.22%) Demandware