The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 73.68% 78.05% 43.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.68% 100.00% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 16
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 97.37% 78.05% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 25
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Hertfordshire

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 29 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (80.36%) JSP
2 44 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 41 (73.21%) Servlets
4 34 (60.71%) Degree
5 33 (58.93%) Spring
6 31 (55.36%) Hibernate
7 30 (53.57%) J2EE
8 29 (51.79%) SQL
8 29 (51.79%) JDBC
8 29 (51.79%) Web Services
9 28 (50.00%) MySQL
9 28 (50.00%) Oracle
9 28 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 27 (48.21%) Retail
10 27 (48.21%) Multithreading
11 26 (46.43%) Subversion
11 26 (46.43%) Maven
11 26 (46.43%) Ant
11 26 (46.43%) XML
12 25 (44.64%) XSLT
13 23 (41.07%) Software Engineering
13 23 (41.07%) Mobile App
14 19 (33.93%) C
14 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
15 17 (30.36%) Struts
16 16 (28.57%) OO
17 9 (16.07%) JBoss
17 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
17 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
17 9 (16.07%) WebSphere

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
1 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
1 9 (16.07%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) GSM
1 1 (1.79%) SMS
1 1 (1.79%) 3G
1 1 (1.79%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.00%) MySQL
1 28 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Ant
1 26 (46.43%) Subversion
1 26 (46.43%) Maven
2 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (48.21%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (98.21%) Developer
1 55 (98.21%) Java Developer
2 29 (51.79%) Senior Developer
2 29 (51.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (28.57%) Java Engineer
3 16 (28.57%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Web Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior
4 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (80.36%) JSP
2 41 (73.21%) Servlets
3 33 (58.93%) Spring
4 31 (55.36%) Hibernate
5 30 (53.57%) J2EE
6 29 (51.79%) JDBC
6 29 (51.79%) Web Services
7 26 (46.43%) XML
8 25 (44.64%) XSLT
9 17 (30.36%) Struts
10 8 (14.29%) Swing
11 6 (10.71%) XML Schema
12 5 (8.93%) JAXB
12 5 (8.93%) XMLBeans
12 5 (8.93%) Castor
12 5 (8.93%) JiBX
13 3 (5.36%) JSF
13 3 (5.36%) HTML
13 3 (5.36%) CSS
14 1 (1.79%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Android
2 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Multithreading
2 23 (41.07%) Software Engineering
3 16 (28.57%) OO
4 9 (16.07%) Web Development
5 8 (14.29%) MVC
5 8 (14.29%) Android Development
6 7 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 7 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (12.50%) Workflow
6 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.50%) CRM
6 7 (12.50%) ERP
6 7 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 29 (51.79%) SQL
3 19 (33.93%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) Google