The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 15 14 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +45
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 75 57 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.80% 17.81% 2.02%
As % of the General category 28.20% 29.08% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Average salary £50,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
266 196 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.39% 61.25% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 156 132 81
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
Hertfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Watford

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 97 (85.84%) Finance
2 94 (83.19%) Retail
3 87 (76.99%) E-Commerce
4 62 (54.87%) Java
5 58 (51.33%) IBM
6 55 (48.67%) Microsoft
6 55 (48.67%) Windows
7 54 (47.79%) J2EE
7 54 (47.79%) WebSphere
8 53 (46.90%) SQL
9 49 (43.36%) UNIX
10 48 (42.48%) Linux
10 48 (42.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 47 (41.59%) MS Office
11 47 (41.59%) JDBC
11 47 (41.59%) DB2
12 46 (40.71%) Solaris
13 45 (39.82%) Oracle
14 43 (38.05%) MQSeries
15 41 (36.28%) ITIL
15 41 (36.28%) HTTP
16 40 (35.40%) FTP
16 40 (35.40%) IIS
17 39 (34.51%) AIX
17 39 (34.51%) Tomcat
17 39 (34.51%) IBM HTTP Server
18 38 (33.63%) Middleware
19 32 (28.32%) Problem Management
20 30 (26.55%) Perl
20 30 (26.55%) Bash Shell

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 54 (47.79%) WebSphere
2 48 (42.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (38.05%) MQSeries
4 40 (35.40%) IIS
5 39 (34.51%) Tomcat
5 39 (34.51%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (7.08%) Lync
7 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
8 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.88%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.88%) Apache
9 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (41.59%) MS Office
2 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.65%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Tridion
2 3 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.65%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (1.77%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.77%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) PaaS
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.28%) HTTP
2 40 (35.40%) FTP
3 8 (7.08%) MPLS
3 8 (7.08%) LAN
3 8 (7.08%) WAN
4 7 (6.19%) Internet
4 7 (6.19%) Firewall
5 5 (4.42%) VLAN
5 5 (4.42%) DHCP
5 5 (4.42%) VPN
5 5 (4.42%) DNS
6 4 (3.54%) ISDN
6 4 (3.54%) PBX
6 4 (3.54%) VoIP
7 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.77%) SSL
8 1 (0.88%) IPsec
8 1 (0.88%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.59%) DB2
2 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.77%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) JUnit
1 10 (8.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 10 (8.85%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.19%) Subversion
3 6 (5.31%) Log4j
3 6 (5.31%) Ant
4 4 (3.54%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.77%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.88%) Hudson
7 1 (0.88%) Maven
7 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 97 (85.84%) Finance
2 94 (83.19%) Retail
3 10 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.42%) Marketing
5 3 (2.65%) Banking
6 2 (1.77%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Analyst
2 37 (32.74%) Support Analyst
3 36 (31.86%) Operations Analyst
3 36 (31.86%) Operations Support Analyst
4 24 (21.24%) Junior
5 21 (18.58%) Developer
6 20 (17.70%) Junior Analyst
7 17 (15.04%) Junior Support Analyst
8 10 (8.85%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Consultant
10 7 (6.19%) Support Manager
10 7 (6.19%) E-Commerce Manager
11 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 6 (5.31%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.31%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.31%) Administrator
12 5 (4.42%) Service Manager
12 5 (4.42%) Systems Developer
13 4 (3.54%) IT Administrator
13 4 (3.54%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (47.79%) J2EE
2 47 (41.59%) JDBC
3 38 (33.63%) Middleware
4 22 (19.47%) HTML
5 16 (14.16%) JSP
5 16 (14.16%) XHTML
5 16 (14.16%) JSTL
6 12 (10.62%) CSS
7 10 (8.85%) Struts
7 10 (8.85%) XML
8 7 (6.19%) JMS
8 7 (6.19%) .NET
9 6 (5.31%) EJB
9 6 (5.31%) Servlets
9 6 (5.31%) XSLT
9 6 (5.31%) XMLBeans
9 6 (5.31%) Ajax
9 6 (5.31%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (3.54%) COM
11 2 (1.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.31%) W3C
2 6 (5.31%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.77%) Open Source
5 1 (0.88%) Social Media
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) AS400
5 1 (0.88%) Handset
5 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (48.67%) Windows
2 49 (43.36%) UNIX
3 48 (42.48%) Linux
4 46 (40.71%) Solaris
5 39 (34.51%) AIX
6 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.19%) HPUX
8 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (76.99%) E-Commerce
2 41 (36.28%) ITIL
3 32 (28.32%) Problem Management
4 21 (18.58%) Project Management
5 16 (14.16%) Change Management
6 13 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.85%) Time Management
7 10 (8.85%) Service Management
7 10 (8.85%) RAD
7 10 (8.85%) Content Management
8 8 (7.08%) OO
9 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.19%) Release Management
10 6 (5.31%) UML
10 6 (5.31%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.31%) Change Control
11 4 (3.54%) Web Development
11 4 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.54%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (54.87%) Java
2 53 (46.90%) SQL
3 30 (26.55%) Perl
3 30 (26.55%) Bash Shell
4 19 (16.81%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.96%) C
6 7 (6.19%) VBA
7 6 (5.31%) XPath
8 3 (2.65%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.77%) C#
10 1 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.54%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.65%) CCNA
4 2 (1.77%) ACCA
4 2 (1.77%) CIMA
5 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCSE
5 1 (0.88%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) CCIE
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) GMP
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.42%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.54%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.88%) vCloud
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.88%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 58 (51.33%) IBM
2 55 (48.67%) Microsoft
3 45 (39.82%) Oracle
4 10 (8.85%) VMware
5 7 (6.19%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.31%) HP
6 6 (5.31%) Interwoven
6 6 (5.31%) Blue Martini
6 6 (5.31%) Elastic Path
6 6 (5.31%) ATG
7 5 (4.42%) SAP
7 5 (4.42%) Cisco
8 4 (3.54%) Google
8 4 (3.54%) Sun
9 3 (2.65%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.65%) Coremetrics
9 3 (2.65%) Hitwise
9 3 (2.65%) comScore
9 3 (2.65%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.65%) Adobe
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