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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 22.95% 26.79% 26.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.79% 53.57% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 7
Average salary £41,000 £70,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% +79.48%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
47 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 77.05% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 43 (89.58%) JSP
2 41 (85.42%) JavaScript
3 38 (79.17%) Servlets
4 29 (60.42%) MySQL
4 29 (60.42%) JDBC
4 29 (60.42%) Hibernate
5 28 (58.33%) Spring
6 27 (56.25%) Oracle
6 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
7 26 (54.17%) SQL
7 26 (54.17%) Web Services
8 25 (52.08%) XML
8 25 (52.08%) J2EE
8 25 (52.08%) Ant
8 25 (52.08%) Retail
8 25 (52.08%) Subversion
8 25 (52.08%) Degree
8 25 (52.08%) Multithreading
8 25 (52.08%) Maven
9 24 (50.00%) XSLT
10 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
10 20 (41.67%) C
11 16 (33.33%) Mobile App
12 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
13 11 (22.92%) OO
13 11 (22.92%) Struts
14 10 (20.83%) JBoss
14 10 (20.83%) Swing
14 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
14 10 (20.83%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 10 (20.83%) WebLogic
1 10 (20.83%) JBoss
1 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
1 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) MySQL
2 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Ant
1 25 (52.08%) Subversion
1 25 (52.08%) Maven
2 5 (10.42%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 25 (52.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 46 (95.83%) Java Developer
3 21 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 21 (43.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (89.58%) JSP
2 38 (79.17%) Servlets
3 29 (60.42%) JDBC
3 29 (60.42%) Hibernate
4 28 (58.33%) Spring
5 26 (54.17%) Web Services
6 25 (52.08%) XML
6 25 (52.08%) J2EE
7 24 (50.00%) XSLT
8 11 (22.92%) Struts
9 10 (20.83%) Swing
10 6 (12.50%) JAXB
10 6 (12.50%) XMLBeans
10 6 (12.50%) Castor
10 6 (12.50%) JiBX
11 5 (10.42%) CSS
11 5 (10.42%) HTML
12 4 (8.33%) XML Schema
13 2 (4.17%) Ajax
13 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Android
1 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Multithreading
2 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 11 (22.92%) OO
4 9 (18.75%) MVC
5 8 (16.67%) CRM
5 8 (16.67%) ERP
6 7 (14.58%) Web Development
6 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Workflow
7 5 (10.42%) SOA
7 5 (10.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (10.42%) Android Development
7 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) JavaScript
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) C
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Oracle
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