The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 41 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 128 119 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.45% 5.61% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 5.87% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 109 99 90
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,750 £55,950
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
Java Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1882 2028 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.62% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1574 2041
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Watford +9 41 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 15 £40,000 - 1
St Albans -21 10 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Borehamwood - 10 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £45,000 -
Royston - 7 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 4 £45,000 - 2
Hertford +2 2 £47,500 - 1
Hitchin - 2 £45,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Java
2 112 (51.14%) SQL
3 110 (50.23%) XML
4 107 (48.86%) JavaScript
4 107 (48.86%) Spring
5 99 (45.21%) Hibernate
6 91 (41.55%) Web Services
7 90 (41.10%) J2EE
8 85 (38.81%) Degree
9 82 (37.44%) OO
10 77 (35.16%) HTML
11 75 (34.25%) Oracle
12 73 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 70 (31.96%) SQL Server
14 68 (31.05%) Linux
15 64 (29.22%) Computer Science
16 63 (28.77%) CSS
17 59 (26.94%) SOAP
18 58 (26.48%) UNIX
19 57 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
20 56 (25.57%) Maven
20 56 (25.57%) Multithreading
21 55 (25.11%) Finance
22 53 (24.20%) Subversion
23 52 (23.74%) JSP
24 51 (23.29%) JBoss
24 51 (23.29%) WebSphere
25 48 (21.92%) Tomcat
25 48 (21.92%) Python
26 47 (21.46%) Struts

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 51 (23.29%) JBoss
1 51 (23.29%) WebSphere
2 48 (21.92%) Tomcat
3 35 (15.98%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.02%) Apache
5 10 (4.57%) MQSeries
5 10 (4.57%) Adobe CQ
5 10 (4.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.91%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Liferay
7 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.59%) IPv4
2 13 (5.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.57%) HTTP
3 10 (4.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.89%) Relational Database
3 27 (12.33%) MySQL
4 18 (8.22%) RDBMS
5 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.65%) DB2
7 6 (2.74%) Informix
7 6 (2.74%) JasperReports
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.91%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (25.57%) Maven
2 53 (24.20%) Subversion
3 45 (20.55%) Eclipse
4 40 (18.26%) JUnit
5 32 (14.61%) Ant
6 23 (10.50%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.57%) Log4j
7 10 (4.57%) SoapUI
8 8 (3.65%) WebLogic Workshop
8 8 (3.65%) JIRA
9 7 (3.20%) Selenium
10 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (0.91%) Hudson
11 1 (0.46%) Mockito
11 1 (0.46%) TestNG
11 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (25.11%) Finance
2 22 (10.05%) Banking
2 22 (10.05%) Retail
3 13 (5.94%) Financial Institution
3 13 (5.94%) Back Office
4 10 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.11%) Games
6 5 (2.28%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (50.23%) XML
2 107 (48.86%) Spring
3 99 (45.21%) Hibernate
4 91 (41.55%) Web Services
5 90 (41.10%) J2EE
6 77 (35.16%) HTML
7 63 (28.77%) CSS
8 59 (26.94%) SOAP
9 52 (23.74%) JSP
10 47 (21.46%) Struts
11 43 (19.63%) XSLT
12 41 (18.72%) JDBC
13 38 (17.35%) Servlets
14 37 (16.89%) Java EE
14 37 (16.89%) RESTful
15 35 (15.98%) .NET
16 34 (15.53%) jQuery
17 30 (13.70%) JSON
18 28 (12.79%) Ajax
18 28 (12.79%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 64 (29.22%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.50%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.94%) EFT
4 10 (4.57%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.57%) Web 2.0
5 9 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.20%) Open Source
7 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.83%) Informatics
8 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.83%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.37%) Physics
10 2 (0.91%) PMI
10 2 (0.91%) Online Gambling
10 2 (0.91%) iPhone
11 1 (0.46%) iSeries
11 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 68 (31.05%) Linux
2 58 (26.48%) UNIX
3 22 (10.05%) Windows
4 20 (9.13%) HPUX
4 20 (9.13%) Solaris
5 10 (4.57%) AIX
6 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (37.44%) OO
2 73 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 57 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (25.57%) Multithreading
5 46 (21.00%) MVC
6 38 (17.35%) TDD
7 34 (15.53%) Scrum
8 31 (14.16%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.85%) OOP
9 15 (6.85%) OOD
10 13 (5.94%) Business Development
10 13 (5.94%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (5.94%) User Stories
11 11 (5.02%) Web Development
11 11 (5.02%) Content Management
11 11 (5.02%) SOA
12 10 (4.57%) Test Automation
13 9 (4.11%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.65%) Migration
15 6 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 219 (100.00%) Java
2 112 (51.14%) SQL
3 107 (48.86%) JavaScript
4 48 (21.92%) Python
5 40 (18.26%) C++
6 37 (16.89%) C
7 26 (11.87%) C#
8 20 (9.13%) XPath
9 16 (7.31%) PHP
10 13 (5.94%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.11%) Perl
12 8 (3.65%) Ruby
13 4 (1.83%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.37%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.37%) Scala
14 3 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.91%) VB6
15 2 (0.91%) VB
15 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 85 (38.81%) Degree
2 20 (9.13%) Sun Certification
3 6 (2.74%) VCP4
4 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.94%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.57%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 75 (34.25%) Oracle
2 23 (10.50%) VMware
3 20 (9.13%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.68%) IBM
5 10 (4.57%) Sun
5 10 (4.57%) Interwoven
6 9 (4.11%) Sybase
7 7 (3.20%) Demandware
8 4 (1.83%) hybris
8 4 (1.83%) ATG
9 3 (1.37%) DataCash
9 3 (1.37%) Ogone
10 2 (0.91%) Fiorano
10 2 (0.91%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.91%) Software AG
10 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.91%) webMethods
11 1 (0.46%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.46%) BT
11 1 (0.46%) Temenos
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OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £27000 - £38000
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Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 7 days ago
Stevenage
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertford
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
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