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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 54 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 96 83 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.05% 4.38% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 4.53% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 82 74 101
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 1832 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.56% 96.78% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1412 2497
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 £25,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Watford -25 23 £45,000 +1.12%
St Albans -12 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertford +5 10 £48,000 -4.00%
Hitchin -12 9 £36,000 -5.26% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £62,500 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 6 £50,000 -
Stevenage +13 5 £47,500 +2.15% 1
Royston - 3 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -14 2 £55,000 +18.27%
Borehamwood - 2 £50,000 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (50.79%) Degree
3 87 (46.03%) SQL
4 75 (39.68%) XML
4 75 (39.68%) Spring
5 71 (37.57%) Linux
5 71 (37.57%) Computer Science
6 70 (37.04%) OO
7 67 (35.45%) Multithreading
8 66 (34.92%) Hibernate
9 65 (34.39%) UNIX
10 63 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 62 (32.80%) Software Engineering
12 61 (32.28%) Oracle
12 61 (32.28%) J2EE
13 52 (27.51%) JSP
14 51 (26.98%) Python
15 50 (26.46%) C
16 49 (25.93%) Web Services
16 49 (25.93%) Maven
17 48 (25.40%) Subversion
18 44 (23.28%) Finance
18 44 (23.28%) SQL Server
19 43 (22.75%) C++
20 41 (21.69%) HTML
21 39 (20.63%) Struts
21 39 (20.63%) JDBC
22 38 (20.11%) C#
23 36 (19.05%) Algorithms
24 35 (18.52%) Servlets

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (16.93%) WebSphere
2 31 (16.40%) Tomcat
3 25 (13.23%) JBoss
4 18 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 13 (6.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.76%) IIS
6 9 (4.76%) Apache
7 8 (4.23%) MQSeries
7 8 (4.23%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.06%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.53%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (6.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) IPv4
2 15 (7.94%) HTTP
3 9 (4.76%) Internet
4 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.28%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.81%) MySQL
3 23 (12.17%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.35%) DB2
5 8 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (25.93%) Maven
2 48 (25.40%) Subversion
3 32 (16.93%) Ant
4 28 (14.81%) Eclipse
5 27 (14.29%) JUnit
6 8 (4.23%) Log4j
7 7 (3.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 7 (3.70%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.17%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.17%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.12%) WebLogic Workshop
10 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.06%) Mockito
10 2 (1.06%) Hudson
10 2 (1.06%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.53%) JIRA
11 1 (0.53%) TestNG
11 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (23.28%) Finance
2 32 (16.93%) Retail
3 15 (7.94%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.29%) Games
5 9 (4.76%) Financial Institution
6 8 (4.23%) Banking
7 5 (2.65%) Back Office
7 5 (2.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (39.68%) XML
1 75 (39.68%) Spring
2 66 (34.92%) Hibernate
3 61 (32.28%) J2EE
4 52 (27.51%) JSP
5 49 (25.93%) Web Services
6 41 (21.69%) HTML
7 39 (20.63%) JDBC
7 39 (20.63%) Struts
8 35 (18.52%) Servlets
9 33 (17.46%) SOAP
9 33 (17.46%) CSS
10 31 (16.40%) XSLT
11 19 (10.05%) Java EE
11 19 (10.05%) Ajax
11 19 (10.05%) jQuery
12 18 (9.52%) RESTful
13 17 (8.99%) .NET
14 16 (8.47%) Swing
14 16 (8.47%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 71 (37.57%) Computer Science
2 36 (19.05%) Algorithms
3 12 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.23%) Web 2.0
5 6 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.65%) EFT
7 4 (2.12%) Statistics
7 4 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.59%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.06%) Informatics
9 2 (1.06%) iPhone
9 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.53%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.53%) Robotics
10 1 (0.53%) Derivative
10 1 (0.53%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 71 (37.57%) Linux
2 65 (34.39%) UNIX
3 21 (11.11%) Solaris
4 18 (9.52%) Windows
5 14 (7.41%) HPUX
6 13 (6.88%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.04%) OO
2 67 (35.45%) Multithreading
3 62 (32.80%) Software Engineering
4 34 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (14.29%) MVC
6 24 (12.70%) E-Commerce
7 16 (8.47%) Scrum
7 16 (8.47%) Content Management
8 13 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (6.35%) Web Development
9 12 (6.35%) TDD
10 7 (3.70%) RAD
10 7 (3.70%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.17%) CRM
11 6 (3.17%) Test Automation
12 5 (2.65%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (2.65%) Business Development
12 5 (2.65%) ERP
12 5 (2.65%) OOD
12 5 (2.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (46.03%) SQL
3 63 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 51 (26.98%) Python
5 50 (26.46%) C
6 43 (22.75%) C++
7 38 (20.11%) C#
8 16 (8.47%) Perl
9 14 (7.41%) XPath
10 11 (5.82%) PHP
11 7 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 6 (3.17%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.12%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.59%) Scala
16 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.06%) VB6
16 2 (1.06%) VB
17 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 96 (50.79%) Degree
2 21 (11.11%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.17%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 61 (32.28%) Oracle
2 17 (8.99%) IBM
3 15 (7.94%) Sun
4 11 (5.82%) VMware
5 10 (5.29%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.23%) Interwoven
7 4 (2.12%) Google
8 3 (1.59%) hybris
8 3 (1.59%) Sybase
8 3 (1.59%) ATG
9 2 (1.06%) Software AG
9 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.06%) webMethods
9 2 (1.06%) Demandware
9 2 (1.06%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.06%) DataCash
9 2 (1.06%) Fiorano
10 1 (0.53%) Temenos
10 1 (0.53%) BT
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £470000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago