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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 15.38% 19.05% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.03% 26.67% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 9
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
37 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 56.92% 71.43% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 31
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £33,500
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 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (90.48%) JSP
2 16 (76.19%) Hibernate
2 16 (76.19%) JDBC
3 15 (71.43%) Servlets
4 14 (66.67%) MySQL
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) Multithreading
5 12 (57.14%) C
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
5 12 (57.14%) Web Services
5 12 (57.14%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) XSLT
5 12 (57.14%) Spring
5 12 (57.14%) Degree
5 12 (57.14%) Retail
5 12 (57.14%) Ant
5 12 (57.14%) Subversion
5 12 (57.14%) Maven
6 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) CRM
8 4 (19.05%) ERP
8 4 (19.05%) XMLBeans
8 4 (19.05%) Swing
8 4 (19.05%) JAXB
8 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
8 4 (19.05%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) JBoss
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Ant
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
1 12 (57.14%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (90.48%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) JSP
2 16 (76.19%) JDBC
2 16 (76.19%) Hibernate
3 15 (71.43%) Servlets
4 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 12 (57.14%) XML
4 12 (57.14%) XSLT
4 12 (57.14%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) XMLBeans
6 4 (19.05%) Swing
6 4 (19.05%) JAXB
6 4 (19.05%) Castor
6 4 (19.05%) JiBX
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) LAMP
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (9.52%) CakePHP
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle