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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 40 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 133 104 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.35% 3.92% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 4.12% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 110 86 74
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,250
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
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford +7 34 £40,000 -15.78% 3
St Albans +17 28 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertford +5 21 £50,000 - 2
Bishop's Stortford -3 8 £32,500 +35.41%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (51.64%) Web Services
3 107 (50.23%) Spring
4 99 (46.48%) Oracle
5 87 (40.85%) SQL
6 83 (38.97%) JavaScript
7 80 (37.56%) J2EE
8 78 (36.62%) TDD
9 77 (36.15%) Degree
10 71 (33.33%) Maven
11 68 (31.92%) Software Engineering
12 62 (29.11%) Computer Science
12 62 (29.11%) HTML
12 62 (29.11%) JSP
13 60 (28.17%) SQL Server
13 60 (28.17%) Eclipse
14 59 (27.70%) Hibernate
15 56 (26.29%) OO
16 55 (25.82%) Finance
17 54 (25.35%) Linux
18 53 (24.88%) Struts
18 53 (24.88%) XML
19 49 (23.00%) UNIX
20 45 (21.13%) XSLT
21 40 (18.78%) Scrum
22 36 (16.90%) Tomcat
23 34 (15.96%) DB2
23 34 (15.96%) jQuery
24 32 (15.02%) WebSphere
24 32 (15.02%) RESTful

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (16.90%) Tomcat
2 32 (15.02%) WebSphere
3 25 (11.74%) WebLogic
4 13 (6.10%) Apache
5 7 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.35%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.88%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.94%) Liferay
8 2 (0.94%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.04%) SaaS
2 6 (2.82%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.47%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.96%) DB2
3 30 (14.08%) Relational Database
4 28 (13.15%) MySQL
5 23 (10.80%) Informix
6 22 (10.33%) RDBMS
7 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (7.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.94%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.94%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 71 (33.33%) Maven
2 60 (28.17%) Eclipse
3 32 (15.02%) JUnit
4 19 (8.92%) Ant
5 12 (5.63%) Subversion
6 11 (5.16%) Mercurial
7 10 (4.69%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.69%) Selenium
8 6 (2.82%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (2.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 4 (1.88%) JIRA
10 3 (1.41%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.47%) WebObjects
11 1 (0.47%) MyEclipse
General
1 55 (25.82%) Finance
2 19 (8.92%) Retail
3 17 (7.98%) Banking
4 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.88%) Marketing
6 4 (1.88%) Automotive
7 3 (1.41%) Games
8 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (51.64%) Web Services
2 107 (50.23%) Spring
3 80 (37.56%) J2EE
4 62 (29.11%) HTML
4 62 (29.11%) JSP
5 59 (27.70%) Hibernate
6 53 (24.88%) Struts
6 53 (24.88%) XML
7 45 (21.13%) XSLT
8 34 (15.96%) jQuery
9 32 (15.02%) RESTful
10 26 (12.21%) JAX-RS
11 24 (11.27%) JDBC
12 23 (10.80%) SOAP
13 22 (10.33%) Swing
14 20 (9.39%) CSS
14 20 (9.39%) Java EE
15 15 (7.04%) Servlets
16 14 (6.57%) .NET
17 13 (6.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (29.11%) Computer Science
2 26 (12.21%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.23%) Physics
4 9 (4.23%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.29%) Informatics
5 7 (3.29%) Open Source
6 5 (2.35%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) EFT
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.35%) Linux
2 49 (23.00%) UNIX
3 12 (5.63%) Windows
4 5 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.35%) Android
5 1 (0.47%) AIX
5 1 (0.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.62%) TDD
2 68 (31.92%) Software Engineering
3 56 (26.29%) OO
4 40 (18.78%) Scrum
5 27 (12.68%) MVC
6 22 (10.33%) Multithreading
7 21 (9.86%) Web Development
7 21 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.57%) OOD
8 14 (6.57%) OOP
9 12 (5.63%) UML
10 11 (5.16%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.23%) Web Application Development
12 8 (3.76%) Data Analysis
13 7 (3.29%) RAD
13 7 (3.29%) Content Management
13 7 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (3.29%) Refactoring
13 7 (3.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (2.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 213 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (40.85%) SQL
3 83 (38.97%) JavaScript
4 31 (14.55%) Python
5 22 (10.33%) C++
6 21 (9.86%) Perl
7 17 (7.98%) C
8 15 (7.04%) PHP
9 10 (4.69%) C#
10 6 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.94%) XQuery
13 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.47%) Korn
13 1 (0.47%) XPath
13 1 (0.47%) R
13 1 (0.47%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.47%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 77 (36.15%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.51%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 99 (46.48%) Oracle
2 25 (11.74%) JBoss
3 13 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.29%) Google
5 6 (2.82%) Sun
5 6 (2.82%) IBM
6 5 (2.35%) Adobe
7 4 (1.88%) Sybase
8 3 (1.41%) ATG
8 3 (1.41%) Endeca
8 3 (1.41%) Demandware
8 3 (1.41%) hybris
9 2 (0.94%) Intershop
9 2 (0.94%) Perforce
10 1 (0.47%) VMware
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