The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 59 59 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 84 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.92% 3.95% 6.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 4.19% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79 69 129
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2374 2006 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.88% 94.27% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1594 2033
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertford +3 27 £47,500 -9.52%
St Albans +15 18 £45,000 -
Watford -27 8 - - 3
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £29,625 - 1
Hitchin -2 6 £57,500 +9.52%
Bishop's Stortford -1 4 £36,250 +61.11%
Stevenage - 3 £40,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 218 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (48.62%) SQL
3 102 (46.79%) Spring
4 96 (44.04%) JavaScript
5 94 (43.12%) Oracle
5 94 (43.12%) Web Services
6 93 (42.66%) J2EE
7 88 (40.37%) JSP
8 80 (36.70%) Degree
9 73 (33.49%) Software Engineering
10 71 (32.57%) XML
11 62 (28.44%) OO
11 62 (28.44%) Computer Science
12 60 (27.52%) Struts
13 59 (27.06%) Hibernate
14 58 (26.61%) Maven
15 57 (26.15%) SQL Server
16 56 (25.69%) XSLT
17 53 (24.31%) Finance
18 52 (23.85%) Servlets
19 51 (23.39%) Multithreading
20 50 (22.94%) JDBC
21 49 (22.48%) Eclipse
22 47 (21.56%) UNIX
22 47 (21.56%) Linux
23 46 (21.10%) Retail
24 45 (20.64%) HTML
25 43 (19.72%) TDD
26 42 (19.27%) Ant
27 41 (18.81%) Tomcat

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (18.81%) Tomcat
2 40 (18.35%) WebSphere
3 35 (16.06%) WebLogic
4 16 (7.34%) Apache
5 11 (5.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (4.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.75%) MQSeries
7 6 (2.75%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (2.29%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.92%) Liferay
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.92%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.92%) IIS
9 2 (0.92%) Documentum
Applications
1 21 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.05%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.35%) MySQL
3 29 (13.30%) DB2
4 22 (10.09%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.34%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.50%) Informix
7 10 (4.59%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.46%) Impala
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.46%) HBase
10 1 (0.46%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (26.61%) Maven
2 49 (22.48%) Eclipse
3 42 (19.27%) Ant
4 39 (17.89%) Subversion
5 24 (11.01%) JUnit
6 10 (4.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (2.75%) Log4j
8 4 (1.83%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (1.38%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.92%) Selenium
10 2 (0.92%) JIRA
11 1 (0.46%) Mockito
11 1 (0.46%) MyEclipse
11 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 53 (24.31%) Finance
2 46 (21.10%) Retail
3 11 (5.05%) Banking
4 10 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.13%) Marketing
6 5 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.83%) Automotive
8 3 (1.38%) Games
9 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (46.79%) Spring
2 94 (43.12%) Web Services
3 93 (42.66%) J2EE
4 88 (40.37%) JSP
5 71 (32.57%) XML
6 60 (27.52%) Struts
7 59 (27.06%) Hibernate
8 56 (25.69%) XSLT
9 52 (23.85%) Servlets
10 50 (22.94%) JDBC
11 45 (20.64%) HTML
12 24 (11.01%) Swing
13 18 (8.26%) RESTful
14 17 (7.80%) Java EE
15 15 (6.88%) Ajax
15 15 (6.88%) jQuery
16 14 (6.42%) CSS
17 13 (5.96%) XMLBeans
17 13 (5.96%) JAX-RS
18 11 (5.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (28.44%) Computer Science
2 34 (15.60%) Mobile App
3 22 (10.09%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.13%) Physics
5 7 (3.21%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.75%) Web 2.0
6 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.38%) Informatics
7 3 (1.38%) Open Source
8 1 (0.46%) Equities
8 1 (0.46%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.46%) Derivative
8 1 (0.46%) Statistics
8 1 (0.46%) Robotics
8 1 (0.46%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.46%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.46%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.56%) UNIX
1 47 (21.56%) Linux
2 11 (5.05%) Apple iOS
2 11 (5.05%) Android
3 8 (3.67%) Solaris
4 6 (2.75%) HPUX
5 5 (2.29%) Windows
6 2 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (33.49%) Software Engineering
2 62 (28.44%) OO
3 51 (23.39%) Multithreading
4 43 (19.72%) TDD
5 31 (14.22%) Web Development
6 25 (11.47%) MVC
7 24 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.17%) Scrum
9 17 (7.80%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.34%) UML
11 14 (6.42%) SOA
12 11 (5.05%) RAD
12 11 (5.05%) ERP
12 11 (5.05%) CRM
12 11 (5.05%) Workflow
12 11 (5.05%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (5.05%) Android Development
12 11 (5.05%) iOS Development
13 10 (4.59%) Content Management
13 10 (4.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (48.62%) SQL
3 96 (44.04%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.97%) C
5 28 (12.84%) C++
5 28 (12.84%) Python
6 21 (9.63%) C#
7 18 (8.26%) Perl
8 11 (5.05%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.59%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.59%) PHP
10 8 (3.67%) XPath
11 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.92%) XQuery
13 1 (0.46%) R
13 1 (0.46%) Groovy
13 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (36.70%) Degree
2 4 (1.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
Vendors
1 94 (43.12%) Oracle
2 32 (14.68%) JBoss
3 11 (5.05%) ATG
4 10 (4.59%) IBM
5 6 (2.75%) Elastic Path
5 6 (2.75%) Blue Martini
5 6 (2.75%) Interwoven
6 5 (2.29%) Demandware
6 5 (2.29%) hybris
7 4 (1.83%) Sun
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.38%) Endeca
9 2 (0.92%) Intershop
9 2 (0.92%) Perforce
9 2 (0.92%) DataCash
10 1 (0.46%) Google
10 1 (0.46%) Talend
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