The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.89% 40.00% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 58.82% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £54,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Hertford region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 38.89% 68.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Java
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Java Salary Trend in Hertford

Java
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 10 (71.43%) JSP
2 8 (57.14%) Servlets
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) JDBC
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Retail
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) C
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Ant
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) XSLT
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 3 (21.43%) Castor
7 3 (21.43%) JiBX
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
7 3 (21.43%) JAXB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) Ant
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) JSP
2 8 (57.14%) Servlets
2 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) JDBC
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) Swing
6 3 (21.43%) XMLBeans
6 3 (21.43%) Castor
6 3 (21.43%) JAXB
6 3 (21.43%) JiBX
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) Java EE
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM