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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 19 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 47.50% 54.55% 39.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.29% 82.76% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 16
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 87.50% 65.91% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 25
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,350 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 22 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (86.79%) JSP
2 44 (83.02%) JavaScript
3 42 (79.25%) Servlets
4 32 (60.38%) Spring
4 32 (60.38%) Degree
5 30 (56.60%) JDBC
5 30 (56.60%) Web Services
5 30 (56.60%) SQL
5 30 (56.60%) Hibernate
6 29 (54.72%) MySQL
6 29 (54.72%) Oracle
6 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
7 28 (52.83%) J2EE
7 28 (52.83%) Retail
8 27 (50.94%) Subversion
8 27 (50.94%) Maven
8 27 (50.94%) Multithreading
8 27 (50.94%) Ant
8 27 (50.94%) XML
9 26 (49.06%) XSLT
10 22 (41.51%) Mobile App
11 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
11 20 (37.74%) C
11 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
12 15 (28.30%) OO
12 15 (28.30%) Struts
13 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
13 9 (16.98%) Web Development
13 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
13 9 (16.98%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.98%) WebSphere
1 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
1 9 (16.98%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) MySQL
1 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Subversion
1 27 (50.94%) Maven
1 27 (50.94%) Ant
2 7 (13.21%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (52.83%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) Developer
1 53 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 28 (52.83%) Senior Developer
2 28 (52.83%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Java Engineer
3 15 (28.30%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Web Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Junior
4 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) JSP
2 42 (79.25%) Servlets
3 32 (60.38%) Spring
4 30 (56.60%) JDBC
4 30 (56.60%) Web Services
4 30 (56.60%) Hibernate
5 28 (52.83%) J2EE
6 27 (50.94%) XML
7 26 (49.06%) XSLT
8 15 (28.30%) Struts
9 8 (15.09%) Swing
10 6 (11.32%) XML Schema
11 5 (9.43%) JAXB
11 5 (9.43%) XMLBeans
11 5 (9.43%) Castor
11 5 (9.43%) JiBX
12 3 (5.66%) JSF
12 3 (5.66%) CSS
12 3 (5.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
1 7 (13.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Multithreading
2 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
3 15 (28.30%) OO
4 9 (16.98%) Web Development
5 8 (15.09%) MVC
6 7 (13.21%) Workflow
6 7 (13.21%) CRM
6 7 (13.21%) ERP
6 7 (13.21%) SOA
6 7 (13.21%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (13.21%) Android Development
6 7 (13.21%) iOS Development
6 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) JavaScript
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 20 (37.74%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) JBoss
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