The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.88% - 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Median salary £50,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +19.31%  

BCP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 506 477 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.62% 81.12% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 418 406 303
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing BCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in Watford

BCP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for BCP in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for BCP.

1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) Resource Management
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Moq
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) OO

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Line Management
1 5 (83.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP