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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 62 14 58
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +44
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 8 56 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.54% 13.76% 1.84%
As % of the General category 3.38% 26.17% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £42,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
237 214 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.66% 52.58% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 164 148 192
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 29 January 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 60 (88.24%) Retail
2 58 (85.29%) Finance
3 49 (72.06%) E-Commerce
4 29 (42.65%) Java
5 27 (39.71%) SQL
6 26 (38.24%) IBM
6 26 (38.24%) Degree
7 25 (36.76%) J2EE
8 24 (35.29%) Oracle
8 24 (35.29%) UNIX
9 23 (33.82%) Windows
10 22 (32.35%) Linux
11 20 (29.41%) HTML
12 19 (27.94%) XML
12 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
12 19 (27.94%) Solaris
12 19 (27.94%) Time Management
13 18 (26.47%) Content Management
13 18 (26.47%) Tomcat
13 18 (26.47%) HTTP
14 17 (25.00%) Project Management
15 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
15 16 (23.53%) WebSphere
16 15 (22.06%) Subversion
16 15 (22.06%) CSS
16 15 (22.06%) Sun
16 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
17 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
17 14 (20.59%) JMS
17 14 (20.59%) Struts

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 18 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 16 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 13 (19.12%) Adobe CQ
3 13 (19.12%) MQSeries
4 9 (13.24%) IBM HTTP Server
4 9 (13.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (13.24%) IIS
5 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.41%) Lync
7 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Magento
2 4 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 4 (5.88%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) HTTP
2 9 (13.24%) Internet
3 8 (11.76%) DNS
4 7 (10.29%) DHCP
5 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.35%) SAN
6 4 (5.88%) FTP
7 3 (4.41%) NAS
7 3 (4.41%) VLAN
8 2 (2.94%) Network Security
8 2 (2.94%) Firewall
8 2 (2.94%) MPLS
8 2 (2.94%) VPN
8 2 (2.94%) ISDN
8 2 (2.94%) LAN
8 2 (2.94%) PBX
8 2 (2.94%) VoIP
8 2 (2.94%) WAN
9 1 (1.47%) LDAP
9 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) DB2
3 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.24%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Subversion
2 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 14 (20.59%) JUnit
3 9 (13.24%) Maven
3 9 (13.24%) Ant
3 9 (13.24%) Log4j
4 5 (7.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 60 (88.24%) Retail
2 58 (85.29%) Finance
3 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (17.65%) Marketing
4 11 (16.18%) Games
5 6 (8.82%) Banking
6 4 (5.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Developer
1 14 (20.59%) Analyst
1 14 (20.59%) Java Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Consultant
4 9 (13.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Junior
4 9 (13.24%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) SAP FI Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) J2EE
2 20 (29.41%) HTML
3 19 (27.94%) XML
4 15 (22.06%) CSS
5 14 (20.59%) JMS
5 14 (20.59%) Struts
6 13 (19.12%) REST
6 13 (19.12%) SOAP
7 10 (14.71%) JSON
8 9 (13.24%) jQuery
8 9 (13.24%) Ajax
8 9 (13.24%) XMLBeans
8 9 (13.24%) Spring
8 9 (13.24%) Servlets
8 9 (13.24%) JDBC
8 9 (13.24%) Web Services
8 9 (13.24%) XSLT
8 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.35%) JSP
9 5 (7.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
2 9 (13.24%) Web 2.0
3 5 (7.35%) Handset
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Economics
5 2 (2.94%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.47%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) DTV
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) UNIX
2 23 (33.82%) Windows
3 22 (32.35%) Linux
4 19 (27.94%) Solaris
5 9 (13.24%) AIX
5 9 (13.24%) HPUX
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.35%) VMS
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (72.06%) E-Commerce
2 19 (27.94%) Time Management
3 18 (26.47%) Content Management
4 17 (25.00%) Project Management
5 13 (19.12%) ITIL
6 10 (14.71%) Web Development
7 9 (13.24%) OO
8 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.82%) Change Control
10 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.35%) RAD
11 5 (7.35%) Change Management
11 5 (7.35%) Migration
11 5 (7.35%) MVC
11 5 (7.35%) Data Entry
11 5 (7.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) Java
2 27 (39.71%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.18%) C
5 10 (14.71%) Perl
6 9 (13.24%) XPath
6 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 14 (20.59%) Sun Certification
3 5 (7.35%) ISEB
3 5 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.88%) ACCA
4 4 (5.88%) CIMA
5 1 (1.47%) PMP
5 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.35%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.94%) vCloud
5 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) NFS
6 1 (1.47%) Samba
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) SRDF
6 1 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.47%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) IBM
2 24 (35.29%) Oracle
3 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.06%) Sun
5 9 (13.24%) VMware
5 9 (13.24%) Interwoven
6 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 4 (5.88%) EMC
8 2 (2.94%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.94%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco
9 1 (1.47%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.47%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) Veritas
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.47%) Citrix
9 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.47%) Brocade
Watford, Hertfordshire
European Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago