The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Manager
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 55 74
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.54% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 542 477 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.66% 97.95% 99.62%
Number of salaries quoted 445 414 392
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Watford

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in Watford

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Watford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in Watford

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) REST

Technical Manager Skill Set
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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
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%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
1 1 (16.67%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle