The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for LabVIEW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NI LabVIEW
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 51 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16  
Permanent jobs citing LabVIEW 26 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.76% 1.05% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.31% 6.67% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 9
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -9.72% +26.31%  

LabVIEW is in the development application 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 development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 122 75 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 22.34% 15.76% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 109 68 69
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LabVIEW
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing LabVIEW as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LabVIEW in Watford

LabVIEW
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for LabVIEW in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing LabVIEW 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 LabVIEW.

1 26 (89.66%) Telecoms
2 21 (72.41%) C++
2 21 (72.41%) Physics
3 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
4 19 (65.52%) PhD
4 19 (65.52%) MATLAB
5 18 (62.07%) Data Acquisition
6 17 (58.62%) Degree
7 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
7 11 (37.93%) Signal Processing
7 11 (37.93%) Machine Learning
7 11 (37.93%) Algorithms
7 11 (37.93%) Data Analysis
8 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (27.59%) Zemax
10 7 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 3 (10.34%) Finite Element Analysis
12 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
12 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
12 2 (6.90%) OpenCV
12 2 (6.90%) Node.js
12 2 (6.90%) Subversion
12 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
12 2 (6.90%) OOD
12 2 (6.90%) OpenGL
13 1 (3.45%) C

LabVIEW
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:

Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Zemax
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (89.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) MATLAB Engineer
1 11 (37.93%) Process Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Node.js
1 2 (6.90%) OpenCV
1 2 (6.90%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
2 11 (37.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Physics
2 18 (62.07%) Data Acquisition
3 11 (37.93%) Data Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Machine Learning
3 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
3 11 (37.93%) Signal Processing
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Finite Element Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C++
2 19 (65.52%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) PhD
2 17 (58.62%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree