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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 39.29% 13.89% 29.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.33% 33.33% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 14
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 53.57% 41.67% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) XSLT
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) JBoss
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) JDBC
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Flex
5 4 (30.77%) Build Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
6 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Flex
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JDBC
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
6 3 (23.08%) JSP
7 2 (15.38%) Akka
7 2 (15.38%) JMS
8 1 (7.69%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Build Automation
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA