Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 65 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Internet 23 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.36% 2.25% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.54% 11.86% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £51,875 £47,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 241 194 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.77% 18.98% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 180 153 164
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% -7.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Watford

Internet
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Internet in Watford

Internet
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Watford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Internet in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Java
3 13 (56.52%) JUnit
3 13 (56.52%) Web Services
3 13 (56.52%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) REST
4 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) QA
5 10 (43.48%) Selenium
5 10 (43.48%) RIA
5 10 (43.48%) Gherkin
5 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
5 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 10 (43.48%) RESTful
5 10 (43.48%) JBehave
5 10 (43.48%) WebDriver
5 10 (43.48%) API Testing
5 10 (43.48%) QA Automation
5 10 (43.48%) SDET
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) DHCP
8 5 (21.74%) Client/Server

Internet
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 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
1 3 (13.04%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) JUnit
2 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
2 10 (43.48%) JBehave
2 10 (43.48%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) WebDriver
3 3 (13.04%) AdminStudio
3 3 (13.04%) Ant
3 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) Log4j
3 3 (13.04%) Mockito
3 3 (13.04%) MSI
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Java Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) REST
1 13 (56.52%) Web Services
1 13 (56.52%) XML
2 10 (43.48%) Gherkin
2 10 (43.48%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) Ajax
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) EJB
4 3 (13.04%) J2EE
4 3 (13.04%) JDBC
4 3 (13.04%) JMS
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) JSP
4 3 (13.04%) JSTL
4 3 (13.04%) Servlets
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) Struts
4 3 (13.04%) XHTML
4 3 (13.04%) XSD
4 3 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) RIA
2 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.70%) CCTV
4 2 (8.70%) iPhone
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
2 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.04%) HPUX
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Phone
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 10 (43.48%) API Testing
2 10 (43.48%) BDD
2 10 (43.48%) QA Automation
2 10 (43.48%) SDET
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
2 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) DNA
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) MOF
4 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
4 3 (13.04%) RAD
4 3 (13.04%) Security Patching
4 3 (13.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) MCTS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) WMI
1 3 (13.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) ATG
2 3 (13.04%) Blue Martini
2 3 (13.04%) Elastic Path
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Demandware
3 2 (8.70%) hybris
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Interwoven