The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 1 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 63.64% 22.00% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 27.50% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £22,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bishop's Stortford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 63.64% 80.00% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 43
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) PHP
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) User Experience
5 6 (28.57%) Struts
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) LAMP
5 6 (28.57%) Dojo
5 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 6 (28.57%) Drupal
6 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (23.81%) UNIX
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Perl
7 4 (19.05%) JSP
7 4 (19.05%) Python
7 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (19.05%) Struts2
7 4 (19.05%) Swing
8 3 (14.29%) J2SE
8 3 (14.29%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (28.57%) Drupal
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 6 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 6 (28.57%) UX Developer
3 6 (28.57%) UI Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) Struts
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
1 6 (28.57%) LAMP
1 6 (28.57%) Dojo
1 6 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) Struts2
2 4 (19.05%) Swing
2 4 (19.05%) JSP
3 3 (14.29%) J2SE
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 2 (9.52%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Equities
5 1 (4.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sybase
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP