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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 2 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 32.35% 38.89% 48.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.33% 45.16% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 21
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -39.28%
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
15 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 44.12% 86.11% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 27
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £40,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (84.62%) Tomcat
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Spring
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) Kanban
2 10 (76.92%) Scala
2 10 (76.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
2 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (76.92%) Machine Learning
2 10 (76.92%) Akka
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) Servlets
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (84.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Spring
2 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
2 10 (76.92%) Akka
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) Servlets
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) JavaBeans
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Kanban
2 10 (76.92%) Machine Learning
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Scala
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM