The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bishop's Stortford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 28.57% 16.67% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -43.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 82.86% 83.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 6
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Hertfordshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Java
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bishop's Stortford region.

Java Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Java
Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bishop's Stortford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) Open Source
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
4 13 (59.09%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) LAMP
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) C
6 8 (36.36%) C++
6 8 (36.36%) JSP
6 8 (36.36%) Drupal
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
8 6 (27.27%) J2EE
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
9 5 (22.73%) JSF
9 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
9 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
9 5 (22.73%) GlassFish
9 5 (22.73%) RESTful
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) JIRA
10 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
10 4 (18.18%) Joomla!
10 4 (18.18%) Informatics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
1 8 (36.36%) Drupal
2 5 (22.73%) GlassFish
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
3 4 (18.18%) Joomla!
4 3 (13.64%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Ant
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 13 (59.09%) HTML5
3 9 (40.91%) LAMP
4 8 (36.36%) JSP
5 7 (31.82%) Spring
6 6 (27.27%) J2EE
7 5 (22.73%) SOAP
7 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
7 5 (22.73%) JSF
7 5 (22.73%) RESTful
8 4 (18.18%) Dojo
8 4 (18.18%) Swing
9 3 (13.64%) Struts
9 3 (13.64%) Struts2
10 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Open Source
2 4 (18.18%) Informatics
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
2 1 (4.55%) Web Development
2 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) Python
4 8 (36.36%) C
4 8 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft