Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 30 58
Rank change year-on-year -27 +28 +29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 42 67 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.24% 6.46% 4.42%
As % of the General category 11.38% 12.45% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 47
Watford median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -15.15%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £72,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Telecoms is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 369 538 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 37.24% 51.88% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 275 450 428
Watford median annual salary £46,000 £54,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.21% +13.02% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,950 £27,375 £29,525
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +1.05%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Watford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Watford

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Watford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 25 (59.52%) LabVIEW
2 23 (54.76%) Physics
3 22 (52.38%) C++
4 21 (50.00%) PhD
4 21 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
5 19 (45.24%) Data Acquisition
6 15 (35.71%) Signal Processing
6 15 (35.71%) Machine Learning
6 15 (35.71%) Algorithms
6 15 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 15 (35.71%) Mathematics
7 12 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
7 12 (28.57%) Degree
7 12 (28.57%) Java
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) Banking
9 10 (23.81%) Retail
9 10 (23.81%) Finance
9 10 (23.81%) Games
9 10 (23.81%) Scrum
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
10 8 (19.05%) Optoelectronics
11 7 (16.67%) Windows
11 7 (16.67%) Linux
12 6 (14.29%) Zemax
13 4 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (9.52%) Acoustics
13 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering

Telecoms
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 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Zemax
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (7.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) DWDM
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (23.81%) Banking
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
1 10 (23.81%) Games
1 10 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) MATLAB Engineer
1 15 (35.71%) Process Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) RF Design Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) RF Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Junior VB Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 2 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
2 15 (35.71%) Algorithms
3 8 (19.05%) Optoelectronics
4 4 (9.52%) Acoustics
4 4 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Physics
2 19 (45.24%) Data Acquisition
3 15 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 15 (35.71%) Machine Learning
3 15 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 15 (35.71%) Signal Processing
4 12 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.81%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) CRM
8 3 (7.14%) Logistics
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.38%) Analytics
10 1 (2.38%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.38%) Line Management
10 1 (2.38%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) C++
2 21 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 12 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) PhD
2 12 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
3 3 (7.14%) Sage
3 3 (7.14%) SonicWALL
3 3 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) VMware