The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 8.43% 20.59% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.56% 33.33% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 Borehamwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 54.22% 61.76% 65.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 25
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Java
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Java Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) CRM
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
4 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) Appium
4 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Usability Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Appium
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) JMeter
2 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Automation Test Lead
1 8 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
3 5 (41.67%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Struts
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 5 (41.67%) Usability Testing
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle