The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 10 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 5.13% 51.92% 20.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 51.92% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,575 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 52 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 94.87% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 68
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Hertford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) Servlets
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Swing
5 2 (28.57%) JAXB
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Ant

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) Servlets
2 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Swing
4 2 (28.57%) JAXB
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) XMLBeans
4 2 (28.57%) Castor
4 2 (28.57%) JiBX
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM