The 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 66 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 9 72 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.56% 13.51% 14.78%
As % of the General category 3.35% 28.35% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
Average salary £54,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Manufacturing
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
269 254 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.70% 47.65% 63.71%
Number of salaries quoted 232 160 173
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) VBA
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) SAP
4 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (33.33%) FMCG
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) SAP SD
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) DTV
8 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
8 2 (11.11%) Electronics
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) MCSE
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Lync
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) PBX
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
1 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
1 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) PACS Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Storage Architect
5 1 (5.56%) SAP SD Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) DTV
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) PACS
3 1 (5.56%) Informatics
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) SRDF
3 1 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (5.56%) vMotion
1 1 (5.56%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (5.56%) SnapMirror
1 1 (5.56%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Brocade
4 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) NetIQ