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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 25.00% 35.85% 32.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.43% 70.37% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 11
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +79.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £49,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
35 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 79.55% 50.94% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 16
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £40,000 £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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (90.20%) JSP
2 45 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 41 (80.39%) Servlets
4 31 (60.78%) MySQL
4 31 (60.78%) JDBC
5 30 (58.82%) Spring
5 30 (58.82%) Hibernate
6 29 (56.86%) Oracle
6 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
6 29 (56.86%) SQL
6 29 (56.86%) Web Services
7 27 (52.94%) XML
7 27 (52.94%) Ant
7 27 (52.94%) Maven
7 27 (52.94%) Retail
7 27 (52.94%) Subversion
7 27 (52.94%) Degree
7 27 (52.94%) Multithreading
8 26 (50.98%) XSLT
8 26 (50.98%) J2EE
9 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
9 21 (41.18%) C
10 18 (35.29%) Mobile App
11 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
12 12 (23.53%) Struts
12 12 (23.53%) OO
13 10 (19.61%) JBoss
13 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
13 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
13 10 (19.61%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (19.61%) WebLogic
1 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
1 10 (19.61%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (60.78%) MySQL
2 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Ant
1 27 (52.94%) Subversion
1 27 (52.94%) Maven
2 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 27 (52.94%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
2 49 (96.08%) Java Developer
3 25 (49.02%) Senior Developer
3 25 (49.02%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Java Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Web Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (90.20%) JSP
2 41 (80.39%) Servlets
3 31 (60.78%) JDBC
4 30 (58.82%) Hibernate
4 30 (58.82%) Spring
5 29 (56.86%) Web Services
6 27 (52.94%) XML
7 26 (50.98%) XSLT
7 26 (50.98%) J2EE
8 12 (23.53%) Struts
9 9 (17.65%) Swing
10 6 (11.76%) JAXB
10 6 (11.76%) XMLBeans
10 6 (11.76%) Castor
10 6 (11.76%) JiBX
11 5 (9.80%) XML Schema
11 5 (9.80%) CSS
11 5 (9.80%) HTML
12 2 (3.92%) Ajax
12 2 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Android
1 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Multithreading
2 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 12 (23.53%) OO
4 10 (19.61%) MVC
5 8 (15.69%) Web Development
5 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.69%) CRM
5 8 (15.69%) ERP
6 6 (11.76%) SOA
6 6 (11.76%) Workflow
6 6 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (11.76%) Android Development
6 6 (11.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 29 (56.86%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) C
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) JBoss
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