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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.16% 26.32% 22.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 32.26% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 15
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £41,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
16 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 42.11% 81.58% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,950 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (88.89%) JSP
2 13 (72.22%) JDBC
2 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
3 11 (61.11%) Servlets
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
5 9 (50.00%) J2EE
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 8 (44.44%) XML
6 8 (44.44%) XSLT
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 8 (44.44%) Ant
6 8 (44.44%) C
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) Retail
6 8 (44.44%) Subversion
6 8 (44.44%) Spring
6 8 (44.44%) Maven
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
7 7 (38.89%) MVC
8 5 (27.78%) CRM
8 5 (27.78%) ERP
8 5 (27.78%) JAXB
8 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
8 5 (27.78%) JBoss
8 5 (27.78%) Swing
8 5 (27.78%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Ant
1 8 (44.44%) Subversion
1 8 (44.44%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) JSP
2 13 (72.22%) JDBC
2 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
3 11 (61.11%) Servlets
4 9 (50.00%) J2EE
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) XML
5 8 (44.44%) XSLT
6 5 (27.78%) Swing
6 5 (27.78%) JAXB
6 5 (27.78%) XMLBeans
6 5 (27.78%) Castor
6 5 (27.78%) JiBX
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) Ajax
7 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle