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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 60 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 98 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.04% 3.82% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 4.01% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 86 80 77
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2300 2446 2119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.79% 95.25% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2028 1666
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +12 25 £52,500 +31.25% 3
St Albans -19 18 £43,500 -3.33%
Hemel Hempstead +3 15 £45,000 +95.65% 2
Borehamwood - 9 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 6 £33,000 -
Royston - 5 £42,500 -
Letchworth - 4 £24,000 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (54.51%) SQL
3 124 (53.22%) Spring
4 123 (52.79%) JavaScript
5 104 (44.64%) HTML
5 104 (44.64%) J2EE
6 97 (41.63%) XML
7 96 (41.20%) CSS
8 90 (38.63%) Oracle
9 85 (36.48%) Web Services
10 81 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
11 79 (33.91%) Software Engineering
12 74 (31.76%) MVC
13 72 (30.90%) Hibernate
14 67 (28.76%) WebSphere
15 66 (28.33%) Tomcat
16 62 (26.61%) JBoss
17 61 (26.18%) Struts
18 58 (24.89%) Linux
19 56 (24.03%) Eclipse
20 55 (23.61%) SQL Server
21 54 (23.18%) OO
22 50 (21.46%) Degree
22 50 (21.46%) Subversion
23 48 (20.60%) JUnit
24 46 (19.74%) Web Development
25 45 (19.31%) JSON
25 45 (19.31%) Finance
26 44 (18.88%) Python
27 42 (18.03%) Windows

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 67 (28.76%) WebSphere
2 66 (28.33%) Tomcat
3 62 (26.61%) JBoss
4 42 (18.03%) WebLogic
5 26 (11.16%) Apache
6 14 (6.01%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.72%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (4.72%) IIS
7 11 (4.72%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.86%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.01%) HTTP
2 7 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.72%) IPv4
4 2 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.45%) MySQL
3 24 (10.30%) Oracle Database
4 18 (7.73%) Relational Database
5 17 (7.30%) DB2
6 11 (4.72%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.58%) Informix
10 5 (2.15%) JasperReports
11 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.43%) Big Data
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.43%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 56 (24.03%) Eclipse
2 50 (21.46%) Subversion
3 48 (20.60%) JUnit
4 37 (15.88%) Git (software)
5 26 (11.16%) Maven
6 25 (10.73%) Ant
7 20 (8.58%) JIRA
7 20 (8.58%) Selenium
8 11 (4.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 11 (4.72%) Rational Application Developer
9 7 (3.00%) WebLogic Workshop
10 5 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.29%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.86%) Log4j
General
1 45 (19.31%) Finance
2 19 (8.15%) Banking
3 14 (6.01%) Marketing
4 9 (3.86%) Games
5 8 (3.43%) Retail
5 8 (3.43%) Aerospace
5 8 (3.43%) Automotive
6 7 (3.00%) Back Office
7 5 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (53.22%) Spring
2 104 (44.64%) HTML
2 104 (44.64%) J2EE
3 97 (41.63%) XML
4 96 (41.20%) CSS
5 85 (36.48%) Web Services
6 72 (30.90%) Hibernate
7 61 (26.18%) Struts
8 45 (19.31%) JSON
9 38 (16.31%) HTML5
9 38 (16.31%) JSP
10 36 (15.45%) CSS3
11 33 (14.16%) Java EE
12 31 (13.30%) jQuery
12 31 (13.30%) Ajax
13 29 (12.45%) XHTML
13 29 (12.45%) XSLT
14 28 (12.02%) JDBC
15 26 (11.16%) .NET
15 26 (11.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.17%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.29%) Mathematics
3 8 (3.43%) Economics
3 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.00%) EFT
4 7 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.00%) Physics
5 5 (2.15%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.15%) iSeries
6 3 (1.29%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.29%) Derivative
6 3 (1.29%) Informatics
6 3 (1.29%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.86%) PMI
7 2 (0.86%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.43%) Robotics
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.89%) Linux
2 42 (18.03%) Windows
3 38 (16.31%) UNIX
4 16 (6.87%) Solaris
5 14 (6.01%) AIX
6 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (33.91%) Software Engineering
3 74 (31.76%) MVC
4 54 (23.18%) OO
5 46 (19.74%) Web Development
6 39 (16.74%) TDD
7 38 (16.31%) Multithreading
8 32 (13.73%) Scrum
9 26 (11.16%) OOP
10 25 (10.73%) SOA
11 23 (9.87%) Mobile Development
12 20 (8.58%) Open Source
13 19 (8.15%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.58%) Content Management
15 12 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (4.72%) Analytics
16 11 (4.72%) Technical Analysis
16 11 (4.72%) RAD
17 10 (4.29%) OOD
18 8 (3.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 233 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (54.51%) SQL
3 123 (52.79%) JavaScript
4 44 (18.88%) Python
5 34 (14.59%) PHP
6 27 (11.59%) C++
7 25 (10.73%) Perl
8 22 (9.44%) PL/SQL
8 22 (9.44%) Bash Shell
9 21 (9.01%) Ruby
10 19 (8.15%) C
11 12 (5.15%) C#
12 11 (4.72%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.15%) XPath
14 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (21.46%) Degree
2 16 (6.87%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.00%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.72%) Firmware
2 10 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.29%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 90 (38.63%) Oracle
2 27 (11.59%) IBM
3 13 (5.58%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.58%) Sun
4 10 (4.29%) VMware
5 8 (3.43%) Demandware
6 6 (2.58%) Sybase
7 5 (2.15%) Facebook
7 5 (2.15%) Talend
7 5 (2.15%) Google
8 4 (1.72%) OpenLink
9 3 (1.29%) ATG
9 3 (1.29%) hybris
9 3 (1.29%) DataCash
9 3 (1.29%) Ogone
10 2 (0.86%) Interwoven
11 1 (0.43%) Remedy
11 1 (0.43%) Perforce
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