The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 76 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing W3C 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.95% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 2.39% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
W3C
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
251 209 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.58% 39.66% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 187 145 110
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

W3C
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Watford region.

W3C Salary Trend in Watford

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Game Development
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) Bower
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) iDTV

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) Bower
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iDTV
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe