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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 56 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 88 81 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.31% 4.21% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 4.40% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 67 94
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1944 1843 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 95.84% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1398 2228
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -11 26 £45,000 +12.50% 5
St Albans -14 11 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £60,000 - 2
Stevenage +22 6 £48,750 +0.51%
Hitchin -14 6 £45,000 -
Royston - 6 £45,000 - 2
Borehamwood - 6 £50,000 -
Hertford +13 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Hemel Hempstead -11 3 £45,000 -7.21%
Bishop's Stortford +12 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (48.68%) SQL
3 87 (46.03%) XML
3 87 (46.03%) Spring
4 82 (43.39%) Degree
5 78 (41.27%) J2EE
5 78 (41.27%) JavaScript
6 77 (40.74%) Hibernate
7 73 (38.62%) Linux
7 73 (38.62%) OO
8 65 (34.39%) UNIX
8 65 (34.39%) Software Engineering
9 64 (33.86%) Multithreading
10 63 (33.33%) Web Services
10 63 (33.33%) Oracle
11 59 (31.22%) Computer Science
12 54 (28.57%) HTML
13 53 (28.04%) Subversion
14 50 (26.46%) Maven
14 50 (26.46%) SQL Server
15 49 (25.93%) SOAP
16 48 (25.40%) JSP
16 48 (25.40%) Finance
17 47 (24.87%) CSS
18 46 (24.34%) Python
19 43 (22.75%) Struts
19 43 (22.75%) C
20 42 (22.22%) WebSphere
21 40 (21.16%) C++
21 40 (21.16%) JDBC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 42 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 37 (19.58%) Tomcat
3 36 (19.05%) JBoss
4 25 (13.23%) WebLogic
5 15 (7.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (5.82%) Apache
7 10 (5.29%) MQSeries
7 10 (5.29%) Adobe CQ
8 8 (4.23%) IIS
9 6 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.53%) WildFly
11 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.05%) IPv4
2 16 (8.47%) HTTP
3 10 (5.29%) Internet
4 7 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.23%) Relational Database
3 24 (12.70%) MySQL
4 11 (5.82%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.29%) DB2
6 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.65%) JasperReports
8 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.06%) Big Data
10 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (28.04%) Subversion
2 50 (26.46%) Maven
3 35 (18.52%) Eclipse
4 32 (16.93%) JUnit
5 31 (16.40%) Ant
6 10 (5.29%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.29%) Log4j
7 9 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
9 6 (3.17%) Rational Application Developer
9 6 (3.17%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (1.59%) JIRA
11 2 (1.06%) Selenium
11 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.06%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (1.06%) Mockito
11 2 (1.06%) Hudson
12 1 (0.53%) TestNG
12 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (25.40%) Finance
2 29 (15.34%) Retail
3 15 (7.94%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.41%) Banking
5 12 (6.35%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.76%) Games
7 7 (3.70%) Back Office
8 3 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.06%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (46.03%) XML
1 87 (46.03%) Spring
2 78 (41.27%) J2EE
3 77 (40.74%) Hibernate
4 63 (33.33%) Web Services
5 54 (28.57%) HTML
6 49 (25.93%) SOAP
7 48 (25.40%) JSP
8 47 (24.87%) CSS
9 43 (22.75%) Struts
10 40 (21.16%) JDBC
11 38 (20.11%) Servlets
12 36 (19.05%) XSLT
13 27 (14.29%) RESTful
14 26 (13.76%) Java EE
15 25 (13.23%) jQuery
16 24 (12.70%) .NET
17 22 (11.64%) JAXB
17 22 (11.64%) Ajax
18 18 (9.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 59 (31.22%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.34%) Algorithms
3 10 (5.29%) Web 2.0
4 9 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.70%) EFT
5 7 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.12%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (2.12%) Statistics
7 3 (1.59%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.06%) Open Source
8 2 (1.06%) Informatics
8 2 (1.06%) Online Gambling
8 2 (1.06%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (38.62%) Linux
2 65 (34.39%) UNIX
3 25 (13.23%) Solaris
4 20 (10.58%) Windows
5 19 (10.05%) HPUX
6 15 (7.94%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.62%) OO
2 65 (34.39%) Software Engineering
3 64 (33.86%) Multithreading
4 40 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (17.99%) MVC
6 25 (13.23%) E-Commerce
7 23 (12.17%) Scrum
8 17 (8.99%) Content Management
9 14 (7.41%) Web Development
9 14 (7.41%) TDD
10 12 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.76%) Test Automation
12 8 (4.23%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.70%) User Stories
13 7 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
13 7 (3.70%) Business Development
13 7 (3.70%) Migration
13 7 (3.70%) CRM
13 7 (3.70%) OOD
14 6 (3.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (48.68%) SQL
3 78 (41.27%) JavaScript
4 46 (24.34%) Python
5 43 (22.75%) C
6 40 (21.16%) C++
7 35 (18.52%) C#
8 19 (10.05%) XPath
9 12 (6.35%) Perl
10 8 (4.23%) PHP
11 7 (3.70%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.17%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.12%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.59%) Scala
15 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.06%) VB6
15 2 (1.06%) Ruby
15 2 (1.06%) VB
16 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (43.39%) Degree
2 25 (13.23%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.76%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 63 (33.33%) Oracle
2 19 (10.05%) IBM
3 16 (8.47%) Sun
3 16 (8.47%) VMware
4 13 (6.88%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.29%) Interwoven
6 8 (4.23%) Sybase
7 4 (2.12%) Google
8 2 (1.06%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.06%) Fiorano
8 2 (1.06%) Software AG
8 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.06%) webMethods
9 1 (0.53%) BT
9 1 (0.53%) ATG
9 1 (0.53%) Temenos
9 1 (0.53%) hybris
9 1 (0.53%) Demandware
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, great pension & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago