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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 57 77 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 57 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.18% 2.88% 6.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 3.02% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 52 158
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £22,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £69,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
2241 1887 2892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.47% 95.30% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1563 2288
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 £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 September 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 September 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
St Albans - 23 £45,000 -
Watford -16 11 £43,250 +8.12% 2
Hertford -3 10 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £42,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +5 8 £50,000 +122.22% 3
Stevenage +10 6 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Royston - 2 £32,500 -
Letchworth -1 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Hitchin -12 1 £23,500 -38.15% 1
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £65,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (51.04%) SQL
3 89 (46.35%) J2EE
4 86 (44.79%) JavaScript
5 82 (42.71%) Degree
6 81 (42.19%) Spring
7 79 (41.15%) JSP
8 78 (40.63%) Oracle
9 67 (34.90%) XML
10 59 (30.73%) Multithreading
11 57 (29.69%) OO
11 57 (29.69%) Linux
12 56 (29.17%) Web Services
13 54 (28.13%) Servlets
14 52 (27.08%) Software Engineering
15 51 (26.56%) Computer Science
15 51 (26.56%) Hibernate
16 50 (26.04%) UNIX
17 49 (25.52%) Struts
18 48 (25.00%) JDBC
18 48 (25.00%) SQL Server
19 47 (24.48%) Retail
20 46 (23.96%) Ant
21 45 (23.44%) Subversion
22 44 (22.92%) Maven
23 43 (22.40%) Finance
24 41 (21.35%) C
24 41 (21.35%) HTML
25 40 (20.83%) MySQL
25 40 (20.83%) XSLT

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 38 (19.79%) Tomcat
2 37 (19.27%) WebSphere
3 29 (15.10%) WebLogic
4 13 (6.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (6.77%) Apache
5 9 (4.69%) IIS
5 9 (4.69%) MQSeries
6 7 (3.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (3.65%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.04%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.04%) Liferay
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Tridion
2 1 (0.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.21%) HTTP
1 10 (5.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (20.83%) MySQL
3 20 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 19 (9.90%) DB2
5 12 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.60%) Informix
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (23.96%) Ant
2 45 (23.44%) Subversion
3 44 (22.92%) Maven
4 38 (19.79%) Eclipse
5 22 (11.46%) JUnit
6 13 (6.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 9 (4.69%) Log4j
8 7 (3.65%) Rational Application Developer
9 6 (3.13%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.04%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (1.04%) Mockito
10 2 (1.04%) Hudson
10 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.52%) JIRA
11 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.52%) TestNG
11 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (24.48%) Retail
2 43 (22.40%) Finance
3 16 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.65%) Marketing
5 6 (3.13%) Games
6 4 (2.08%) Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (46.35%) J2EE
2 81 (42.19%) Spring
3 79 (41.15%) JSP
4 67 (34.90%) XML
5 56 (29.17%) Web Services
6 54 (28.13%) Servlets
7 51 (26.56%) Hibernate
8 49 (25.52%) Struts
9 48 (25.00%) JDBC
10 41 (21.35%) HTML
11 40 (20.83%) XSLT
12 24 (12.50%) CSS
13 20 (10.42%) Swing
14 17 (8.85%) Ajax
15 16 (8.33%) XMLBeans
15 16 (8.33%) JMS
16 14 (7.29%) JSTL
17 13 (6.77%) XHTML
18 10 (5.21%) Java EE
18 10 (5.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.10%) Mobile App
3 23 (11.98%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.69%) Web 2.0
6 8 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.08%) Statistics
9 3 (1.56%) Informatics
10 2 (1.04%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.04%) iPhone
10 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.52%) Open Source
11 1 (0.52%) Physics
11 1 (0.52%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.52%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.52%) Equities
11 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.69%) Linux
2 50 (26.04%) UNIX
3 16 (8.33%) Solaris
4 15 (7.81%) Windows
5 9 (4.69%) HPUX
6 8 (4.17%) Android
6 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.65%) AIX
8 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) Multithreading
2 57 (29.69%) OO
3 52 (27.08%) Software Engineering
4 37 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (13.54%) Web Development
6 20 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 19 (9.90%) MVC
8 17 (8.85%) TDD
8 17 (8.85%) Content Management
9 13 (6.77%) RAD
9 13 (6.77%) SOA
10 12 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.25%) UML
11 11 (5.73%) CRM
11 11 (5.73%) ERP
12 10 (5.21%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.21%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.69%) Scrum
14 8 (4.17%) Workflow
14 8 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (51.04%) SQL
3 86 (44.79%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.35%) C
5 33 (17.19%) Python
6 25 (13.02%) C#
6 25 (13.02%) C++
7 20 (10.42%) Perl
8 13 (6.77%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.77%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.21%) XPath
10 9 (4.69%) PHP
11 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.56%) Scala
12 1 (0.52%) Groovy
12 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (42.71%) Degree
2 10 (5.21%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 78 (40.63%) Oracle
2 33 (17.19%) JBoss
3 18 (9.38%) IBM
4 10 (5.21%) Sun
5 9 (4.69%) Interwoven
6 8 (4.17%) ATG
7 6 (3.13%) Elastic Path
7 6 (3.13%) Blue Martini
8 5 (2.60%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.08%) Google
10 2 (1.04%) Guidewire
10 2 (1.04%) DataCash
10 2 (1.04%) Sybase
10 2 (1.04%) Software AG
10 2 (1.04%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.04%) webMethods
10 2 (1.04%) hybris
10 2 (1.04%) Demandware
10 2 (1.04%) Perforce
10 2 (1.04%) Fiorano
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