The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 13 14 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 76 57 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.04% 17.65% 1.78%
As % of the General category 29.57% 28.64% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 5
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
257 199 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.08% 61.61% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 136 81
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
Hertfordshire

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Watford region.

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Watford

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Watford

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Manufacturing 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 Manufacturing.

1 94 (85.45%) Finance
2 90 (81.82%) Retail
3 83 (75.45%) E-Commerce
4 60 (54.55%) Java
5 55 (50.00%) IBM
6 54 (49.09%) Windows
7 53 (48.18%) Microsoft
8 52 (47.27%) J2EE
8 52 (47.27%) WebSphere
9 51 (46.36%) SQL
10 47 (42.73%) UNIX
10 47 (42.73%) Linux
11 46 (41.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 45 (40.91%) MS Office
12 45 (40.91%) JDBC
12 45 (40.91%) DB2
12 45 (40.91%) Solaris
13 43 (39.09%) Oracle
14 41 (37.27%) MQSeries
15 40 (36.36%) HTTP
16 39 (35.45%) ITIL
16 39 (35.45%) IIS
17 38 (34.55%) AIX
17 38 (34.55%) Tomcat
17 38 (34.55%) FTP
17 38 (34.55%) IBM HTTP Server
18 36 (32.73%) Middleware
19 30 (27.27%) Problem Management
20 29 (26.36%) Perl
20 29 (26.36%) Bash Shell

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Manufacturing 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 Manufacturing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (47.27%) WebSphere
2 46 (41.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 41 (37.27%) MQSeries
4 39 (35.45%) IIS
5 38 (34.55%) Tomcat
5 38 (34.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (7.27%) Lync
7 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
8 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.91%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.91%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.91%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.91%) Apache
9 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (40.91%) MS Office
2 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.73%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) MS Project
5 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Tridion
2 3 (2.73%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.73%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.82%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) PaaS
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) GitHub
3 1 (0.91%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.36%) HTTP
2 38 (34.55%) FTP
3 8 (7.27%) MPLS
3 8 (7.27%) LAN
3 8 (7.27%) WAN
4 7 (6.36%) Internet
4 7 (6.36%) Firewall
5 5 (4.55%) VLAN
5 5 (4.55%) DHCP
5 5 (4.55%) VPN
5 5 (4.55%) DNS
6 4 (3.64%) ISDN
6 4 (3.64%) PBX
6 4 (3.64%) VoIP
7 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.82%) SSL
8 1 (0.91%) IPsec
8 1 (0.91%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.91%) DB2
2 6 (5.45%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) JUnit
1 10 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 10 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 8 (7.27%) Subversion
3 6 (5.45%) Log4j
3 6 (5.45%) Ant
4 4 (3.64%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.82%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.91%) Hudson
7 1 (0.91%) Maven
7 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 94 (85.45%) Finance
2 90 (81.82%) Retail
3 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.55%) Marketing
5 4 (3.64%) Banking
6 3 (2.73%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (37.27%) Analyst
2 35 (31.82%) Support Analyst
3 34 (30.91%) Operations Analyst
3 34 (30.91%) Operations Support Analyst
4 22 (20.00%) Junior
5 21 (19.09%) Developer
6 18 (16.36%) Junior Analyst
7 16 (14.55%) Junior Support Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Consultant
10 7 (6.36%) Support Manager
10 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce Manager
11 6 (5.45%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 6 (5.45%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.45%) Administrator
12 5 (4.55%) Systems Developer
13 4 (3.64%) Support Consultant
13 4 (3.64%) Service Manager
13 4 (3.64%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (47.27%) J2EE
2 45 (40.91%) JDBC
3 36 (32.73%) Middleware
4 21 (19.09%) HTML
5 16 (14.55%) JSP
5 16 (14.55%) XHTML
5 16 (14.55%) JSTL
6 12 (10.91%) CSS
7 10 (9.09%) Struts
7 10 (9.09%) XML
8 8 (7.27%) JMS
9 7 (6.36%) .NET
10 6 (5.45%) EJB
10 6 (5.45%) Servlets
10 6 (5.45%) XSLT
10 6 (5.45%) XMLBeans
10 6 (5.45%) Ajax
10 6 (5.45%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (3.64%) COM
12 2 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.45%) W3C
2 6 (5.45%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.82%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) Social Media
5 1 (0.91%) PMI
5 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) AS400
5 1 (0.91%) Handset
5 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.09%) Windows
2 47 (42.73%) UNIX
2 47 (42.73%) Linux
3 45 (40.91%) Solaris
4 38 (34.55%) AIX
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.36%) HPUX
7 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.91%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (75.45%) E-Commerce
2 39 (35.45%) ITIL
3 30 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 21 (19.09%) Project Management
5 15 (13.64%) Change Management
6 13 (11.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (9.09%) Time Management
7 10 (9.09%) RAD
7 10 (9.09%) Content Management
8 9 (8.18%) Service Management
9 8 (7.27%) OO
10 7 (6.36%) Release Management
11 6 (5.45%) UML
11 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.45%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.45%) Change Control
12 4 (3.64%) Web Development
12 4 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (54.55%) Java
2 51 (46.36%) SQL
3 29 (26.36%) Perl
3 29 (26.36%) Bash Shell
4 18 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.18%) C
6 6 (5.45%) VBA
6 6 (5.45%) XPath
7 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.82%) C#
9 1 (0.91%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.64%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.73%) ACCA
3 3 (2.73%) CIMA
3 3 (2.73%) CCNA
4 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.91%) MCSE
5 1 (0.91%) MCSA
5 1 (0.91%) CCIE
5 1 (0.91%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) GMP
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
1 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.73%) vSphere
6 1 (0.91%) vCloud
6 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.91%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 55 (50.00%) IBM
2 53 (48.18%) Microsoft
3 43 (39.09%) Oracle
4 10 (9.09%) VMware
5 7 (6.36%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.45%) HP
6 6 (5.45%) Interwoven
6 6 (5.45%) SAP
6 6 (5.45%) Blue Martini
6 6 (5.45%) Elastic Path
6 6 (5.45%) ATG
7 5 (4.55%) Cisco
8 4 (3.64%) Sun
9 3 (2.73%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.73%) Google
9 3 (2.73%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.82%) Hitwise
10 2 (1.82%) comScore
10 2 (1.82%) Coremetrics
10 2 (1.82%) Mentor Graphics
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago