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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 66 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 9 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.65% 10.99% 18.92%
As % of the General category 3.91% 22.67% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 9
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +29.33%
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
230 300 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.12% 48.47% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 172 198 117
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Watford

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) SAP
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) NAS
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Replication
7 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
7 2 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (12.50%) SnapMirror
7 2 (12.50%) SnapVault
7 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) NAS
2 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) PBX
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Log4j
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) PACS Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
5 1 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Servlets
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Struts
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XSLT
1 1 (6.25%) JMS
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) XMLBeans
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 2 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) PACS
3 1 (6.25%) Web 2.0
3 1 (6.25%) Informatics
3 1 (6.25%) Online Gambling
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) VMS
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) XPath
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
3 2 (12.50%) SRDF
3 2 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (6.25%) vCloud
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (12.50%) SnapMirror
1 2 (12.50%) SnapVault
2 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
5 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) NetIQ
6 1 (6.25%) Interwoven
6 1 (6.25%) BMC
6 1 (6.25%) Sun