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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 17 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 71 44 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.12% 11.58% -
As % of the General category 27.52% 18.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
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
258 236 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.69% 62.11% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 171 180 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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.

1 120 (90.91%) Finance
2 115 (87.12%) Retail
3 103 (78.03%) E-Commerce
4 69 (52.27%) Windows
5 68 (51.52%) Java
6 64 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 60 (45.45%) IBM
8 57 (43.18%) J2EE
9 55 (41.67%) SQL
9 55 (41.67%) WebSphere
10 54 (40.91%) Linux
11 53 (40.15%) UNIX
12 52 (39.39%) MS Office
13 50 (37.88%) Oracle
13 50 (37.88%) Solaris
14 47 (35.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 46 (34.85%) JDBC
15 46 (34.85%) DB2
15 46 (34.85%) ITIL
16 45 (34.09%) HTTP
17 43 (32.58%) Tomcat
18 42 (31.82%) IIS
19 41 (31.06%) MQSeries
19 41 (31.06%) AIX
19 41 (31.06%) IBM HTTP Server
20 36 (27.27%) FTP
21 34 (25.76%) Middleware
21 34 (25.76%) Degree
22 33 (25.00%) Perl
22 33 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 47 (35.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (32.58%) Tomcat
4 42 (31.82%) IIS
5 41 (31.06%) MQSeries
5 41 (31.06%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (9.85%) MS Exchange
7 11 (8.33%) Lync
8 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (3.79%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.76%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.76%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 52 (39.39%) MS Office
2 28 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Tridion
2 5 (3.79%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.79%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.52%) Magento
3 2 (1.52%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) PaaS
2 4 (3.03%) Office 365
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (34.09%) HTTP
2 36 (27.27%) FTP
3 12 (9.09%) DHCP
3 12 (9.09%) DNS
4 10 (7.58%) MPLS
4 10 (7.58%) LAN
4 10 (7.58%) WAN
5 9 (6.82%) Firewall
5 9 (6.82%) Internet
6 7 (5.30%) VLAN
6 7 (5.30%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.30%) VPN
7 6 (4.55%) PBX
7 6 (4.55%) VoIP
7 6 (4.55%) ISDN
8 3 (2.27%) Network Security
9 2 (1.52%) SSL
10 1 (0.76%) IPsec
10 1 (0.76%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.76%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.85%) DB2
2 8 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.79%) MySQL
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) JUnit
1 15 (11.36%) Subversion
1 15 (11.36%) Eclipse
2 13 (9.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 8 (6.06%) Ant
3 8 (6.06%) Log4j
4 7 (5.30%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) Hudson
6 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 120 (90.91%) Finance
2 115 (87.12%) Retail
3 15 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.33%) Marketing
5 6 (4.55%) Banking
6 5 (3.79%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.27%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (34.09%) Analyst
2 38 (28.79%) Support Analyst
3 32 (24.24%) Operations Analyst
3 32 (24.24%) Operations Support Analyst
4 27 (20.45%) Junior
5 22 (16.67%) Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Junior Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Project Manager
8 13 (9.85%) Consultant
8 13 (9.85%) Junior Support Analyst
9 10 (7.58%) Administrator
10 8 (6.06%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) IT Administrator
11 7 (5.30%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (5.30%) Help Desk Administrator
11 7 (5.30%) E-Commerce Manager
12 6 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 6 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (43.18%) J2EE
2 46 (34.85%) JDBC
3 34 (25.76%) Middleware
4 27 (20.45%) HTML
5 19 (14.39%) JSP
5 19 (14.39%) XHTML
5 19 (14.39%) JSTL
6 18 (13.64%) XML
7 15 (11.36%) JMS
7 15 (11.36%) CSS
7 15 (11.36%) Struts
8 8 (6.06%) XSLT
8 8 (6.06%) Servlets
8 8 (6.06%) XMLBeans
8 8 (6.06%) Ajax
9 6 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
9 6 (4.55%) EJB
10 5 (3.79%) SOAP
10 5 (3.79%) REST
11 4 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Mathematics
2 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.06%) User Experience
3 8 (6.06%) Web 2.0
4 6 (4.55%) W3C
4 6 (4.55%) Handset
5 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.52%) PMI
7 2 (1.52%) Economics
7 2 (1.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.76%) AS400
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 69 (52.27%) Windows
2 54 (40.91%) Linux
3 53 (40.15%) UNIX
4 50 (37.88%) Solaris
5 41 (31.06%) AIX
6 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (6.82%) HPUX
10 6 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.55%) VMS
10 6 (4.55%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (78.03%) E-Commerce
2 46 (34.85%) ITIL
3 29 (21.97%) Project Management
4 28 (21.21%) Problem Management
5 22 (16.67%) Time Management
6 18 (13.64%) Content Management
7 16 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (10.61%) Change Management
9 13 (9.85%) RAD
10 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (8.33%) Web Development
12 10 (7.58%) OO
13 9 (6.82%) Coaching
14 8 (6.06%) Change Control
14 8 (6.06%) Waterfall
14 8 (6.06%) Service Management
14 8 (6.06%) Asset Management
15 7 (5.30%) MVC
15 7 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.52%) Java
2 55 (41.67%) SQL
3 33 (25.00%) Perl
3 33 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
5 20 (15.15%) C
6 8 (6.06%) XPath
7 2 (1.52%) VBA
7 2 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 34 (25.76%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.79%) ACCA
3 5 (3.79%) CIMA
4 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.27%) CCNA
5 3 (2.27%) ISEB
5 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.76%) PMP
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) MCSA
7 1 (0.76%) CCIE
7 1 (0.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) GMP
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 26 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 6 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.27%) vSphere
5 3 (2.27%) vCloud
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.76%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 64 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 60 (45.45%) IBM
3 50 (37.88%) Oracle
4 17 (12.88%) VMware
5 9 (6.82%) CheckPoint
5 9 (6.82%) Sun
6 8 (6.06%) Interwoven
6 8 (6.06%) SAP
7 6 (4.55%) HP
7 6 (4.55%) Blue Martini
7 6 (4.55%) Elastic Path
7 6 (4.55%) ATG
8 5 (3.79%) Cisco
9 3 (2.27%) Mentor Graphics
9 3 (2.27%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.27%) Google
9 3 (2.27%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.52%) Coremetrics
10 2 (1.52%) Symantec
10 2 (1.52%) Hitwise
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