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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 58 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 8 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.48% 5.90% 10.83%
As % of the General category 3.45% 10.53% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
232 323 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.88% 56.08% 62.74%
Number of salaries quoted 175 247 146
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Watford

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) IBM
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) JSON
7 4 (23.53%) XMLBeans
7 4 (23.53%) Ajax
7 4 (23.53%) Web 2.0
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) Content Management
7 4 (23.53%) Spring
7 4 (23.53%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) XPath
7 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) HPUX
7 4 (23.53%) Solaris
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
2 2 (11.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) Ant
1 4 (23.53%) JUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Log4j
General
1 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Games
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) PACS Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
1 4 (23.53%) XMLBeans
1 4 (23.53%) Ajax
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
1 4 (23.53%) jQuery
1 4 (23.53%) REST
1 4 (23.53%) JMS
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) Servlets
1 4 (23.53%) SOAP
1 4 (23.53%) Struts
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) XSLT
1 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Web 2.0
2 2 (11.76%) Online Gambling
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) DTV
2 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) PACS
3 1 (5.88%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) HPUX
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Content Management
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
1 4 (23.53%) OO
1 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) XPath
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) IBM Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) SRDF
2 2 (11.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Sun
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) Interwoven
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Fujitsu
5 2 (11.76%) Brocade
5 2 (11.76%) Hitachi
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco