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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 64 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 99 107 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.41% 4.24% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 4.44% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 92 85 78
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
2145 2411 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.55% 95.52% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1951 1897
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
St Albans -25 18 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 18 £45,000 -
Watford +6 17 £47,500 +18.75%
Borehamwood - 10 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £40,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £40,000 -
Hitchin -2 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Hertford -6 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Stevenage - 1 £55,000 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 226 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (53.54%) JavaScript
2 121 (53.54%) SQL
3 119 (52.65%) Spring
4 104 (46.02%) HTML
5 102 (45.13%) J2EE
5 102 (45.13%) XML
6 90 (39.82%) CSS
7 88 (38.94%) Web Services
8 84 (37.17%) Oracle
9 81 (35.84%) Hibernate
10 78 (34.51%) Software Engineering
11 76 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (32.30%) OO
13 66 (29.20%) MVC
14 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
15 62 (27.43%) WebSphere
16 60 (26.55%) Degree
16 60 (26.55%) Linux
17 58 (25.66%) JBoss
17 58 (25.66%) Tomcat
18 56 (24.78%) Struts
19 51 (22.57%) Python
19 51 (22.57%) Eclipse
19 51 (22.57%) Subversion
20 48 (21.24%) Computer Science
21 45 (19.91%) TDD
21 45 (19.91%) Multithreading
21 45 (19.91%) UNIX
21 45 (19.91%) Finance

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (27.43%) WebSphere
2 58 (25.66%) JBoss
2 58 (25.66%) Tomcat
3 38 (16.81%) WebLogic
4 17 (7.52%) Apache
5 12 (5.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.21%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.21%) IIS
6 5 (2.21%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.33%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.87%) IPv4
3 8 (3.54%) HTTP
4 3 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.06%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.62%) MySQL
4 19 (8.41%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (5.31%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.87%) DB2
8 6 (2.65%) Informix
8 6 (2.65%) JasperReports
8 6 (2.65%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (22.57%) Eclipse
1 51 (22.57%) Subversion
2 43 (19.03%) JUnit
3 38 (16.81%) Git (software)
4 34 (15.04%) Maven
5 22 (9.73%) Ant
6 15 (6.64%) JIRA
6 15 (6.64%) Selenium
7 8 (3.54%) WebLogic Workshop
8 7 (3.10%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.21%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (2.21%) Rational Application Developer
9 5 (2.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (1.33%) Log4j
General
1 45 (19.91%) Finance
2 24 (10.62%) Banking
3 14 (6.19%) Marketing
4 13 (5.75%) Back Office
5 9 (3.98%) Retail
6 8 (3.54%) Aerospace
6 8 (3.54%) Automotive
7 7 (3.10%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.21%) Games
10 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (52.65%) Spring
2 104 (46.02%) HTML
3 102 (45.13%) J2EE
3 102 (45.13%) XML
4 90 (39.82%) CSS
5 88 (38.94%) Web Services
6 81 (35.84%) Hibernate
7 56 (24.78%) Struts
8 42 (18.58%) JSON
9 40 (17.70%) SOAP
10 36 (15.93%) Java EE
10 36 (15.93%) XSLT
11 35 (15.49%) JSP
12 34 (15.04%) HTML5
12 34 (15.04%) JDBC
13 33 (14.60%) Ajax
14 31 (13.72%) jQuery
14 31 (13.72%) CSS3
15 29 (12.83%) .NET
16 26 (11.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.24%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.64%) Open Source
3 13 (5.75%) EFT
4 12 (5.31%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.54%) Economics
6 7 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.10%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.10%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.21%) iSeries
7 5 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.77%) Informatics
8 4 (1.77%) Physics
9 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.33%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.33%) Derivative
10 2 (0.88%) PMI
10 2 (0.88%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.55%) Linux
2 45 (19.91%) UNIX
3 34 (15.04%) Windows
4 15 (6.64%) Solaris
5 12 (5.31%) AIX
6 10 (4.42%) HPUX
7 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.51%) Software Engineering
2 76 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (32.30%) OO
4 66 (29.20%) MVC
5 45 (19.91%) TDD
5 45 (19.91%) Multithreading
6 39 (17.26%) Scrum
7 35 (15.49%) Web Development
8 27 (11.95%) E-Commerce
9 22 (9.73%) OOP
10 19 (8.41%) SOA
10 19 (8.41%) Mobile Development
11 16 (7.08%) OOD
12 13 (5.75%) Business Development
12 13 (5.75%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (5.75%) User Stories
13 11 (4.87%) Technical Analysis
14 8 (3.54%) Validation
14 8 (3.54%) Migration
14 8 (3.54%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 226 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (53.54%) JavaScript
2 121 (53.54%) SQL
3 51 (22.57%) Python
4 36 (15.93%) C++
5 30 (13.27%) PHP
6 26 (11.50%) C
7 20 (8.85%) Perl
8 17 (7.52%) PL/SQL
9 16 (7.08%) Bash Shell
9 16 (7.08%) Ruby
10 15 (6.64%) C#
11 14 (6.19%) T-SQL
12 10 (4.42%) XPath
13 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (26.55%) Degree
2 15 (6.64%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.75%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.87%) Firmware
3 7 (3.10%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 84 (37.17%) Oracle
2 22 (9.73%) IBM
3 20 (8.85%) VMware
3 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.54%) Sun
4 8 (3.54%) Demandware
5 6 (2.65%) Sybase
6 5 (2.21%) Talend
6 5 (2.21%) Facebook
6 5 (2.21%) Google
7 4 (1.77%) OpenLink
7 4 (1.77%) ATG
7 4 (1.77%) hybris
8 3 (1.33%) DataCash
8 3 (1.33%) Ogone
8 3 (1.33%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.44%) Perforce
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