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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 59 78 36
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 93 56 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.06% 2.79% 6.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 2.92% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83 49 151
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 19 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 19 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 - 1
Hertford -1 9 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Watford -20 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £39,125 - 1
Bishop's Stortford +4 8 £50,000 +122.22% 2
Stevenage +6 5 £37,500 -3.84%
Royston - 2 £32,500 -
Letchworth -2 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 97 (50.52%) SQL
3 89 (46.35%) J2EE
4 85 (44.27%) JavaScript
5 83 (43.23%) JSP
6 82 (42.71%) Degree
7 80 (41.67%) Oracle
7 80 (41.67%) Spring
8 64 (33.33%) XML
9 60 (31.25%) Web Services
9 60 (31.25%) Multithreading
10 58 (30.21%) Linux
11 57 (29.69%) OO
12 55 (28.65%) Computer Science
12 55 (28.65%) Software Engineering
13 53 (27.60%) Servlets
14 52 (27.08%) UNIX
15 51 (26.56%) JDBC
15 51 (26.56%) Hibernate
16 50 (26.04%) Struts
17 48 (25.00%) Retail
18 47 (24.48%) SQL Server
19 45 (23.44%) Ant
19 45 (23.44%) Subversion
19 45 (23.44%) Finance
20 43 (22.40%) Maven
21 41 (21.35%) C
22 40 (20.83%) MySQL
22 40 (20.83%) XSLT
22 40 (20.83%) Tomcat

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 40 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 37 (19.27%) WebSphere
3 29 (15.10%) WebLogic
4 13 (6.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (6.77%) Apache
5 8 (4.17%) IIS
5 8 (4.17%) MQSeries
5 8 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (3.65%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.04%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.04%) Liferay
7 2 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.69%) HTTP
1 9 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 40 (20.83%) MySQL
3 21 (10.94%) Relational Database
4 19 (9.90%) DB2
5 13 (6.77%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.65%) Informix
6 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (23.44%) Ant
1 45 (23.44%) Subversion
2 43 (22.40%) Maven
3 40 (20.83%) Eclipse
4 21 (10.94%) JUnit
5 13 (6.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 8 (4.17%) Log4j
7 7 (3.65%) Rational Application Developer
8 5 (2.60%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.52%) Mockito
9 1 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 48 (25.00%) Retail
2 45 (23.44%) Finance
3 15 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.65%) Games
4 7 (3.65%) Marketing
5 6 (3.13%) Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (46.35%) J2EE
2 83 (43.23%) JSP
3 80 (41.67%) Spring
4 64 (33.33%) XML
5 60 (31.25%) Web Services
6 53 (27.60%) Servlets
7 51 (26.56%) JDBC
7 51 (26.56%) Hibernate
8 50 (26.04%) Struts
9 40 (20.83%) XSLT
10 39 (20.31%) HTML
11 21 (10.94%) Swing
12 20 (10.42%) CSS
13 16 (8.33%) XMLBeans
13 16 (8.33%) Ajax
14 15 (7.81%) JMS
15 14 (7.29%) JSTL
16 13 (6.77%) XHTML
17 9 (4.69%) JAXB
17 9 (4.69%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 55 (28.65%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.63%) Mobile App
3 14 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.73%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.17%) Web 2.0
6 5 (2.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.08%) Statistics
8 3 (1.56%) Informatics
8 3 (1.56%) Physics
8 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.04%) iPhone
9 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.04%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.52%) Equities
10 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.52%) Robotics
10 1 (0.52%) Derivative
10 1 (0.52%) Open Source
10 1 (0.52%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.52%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.21%) Linux
2 52 (27.08%) UNIX
3 15 (7.81%) Windows
3 15 (7.81%) Solaris
4 9 (4.69%) Android
4 9 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.17%) HPUX
6 7 (3.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 57 (29.69%) OO
3 55 (28.65%) Software Engineering
4 35 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (14.06%) Web Development
6 22 (11.46%) MVC
7 19 (9.90%) E-Commerce
8 17 (8.85%) TDD
9 15 (7.81%) Content Management
10 13 (6.77%) SOA
10 13 (6.77%) RAD
11 12 (6.25%) CRM
11 12 (6.25%) UML
11 12 (6.25%) ERP
12 9 (4.69%) Workflow
12 9 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.69%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (4.69%) Android Development
12 9 (4.69%) iOS Development
12 9 (4.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (50.52%) SQL
3 85 (44.27%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.35%) C
5 33 (17.19%) Python
6 26 (13.54%) C++
7 25 (13.02%) C#
8 20 (10.42%) Perl
9 13 (6.77%) PL/SQL
9 13 (6.77%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.69%) XPath
10 9 (4.69%) PHP
11 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) Groovy
12 1 (0.52%) Scala
12 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 82 (42.71%) Degree
2 9 (4.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 80 (41.67%) Oracle
2 31 (16.15%) JBoss
3 16 (8.33%) IBM
4 9 (4.69%) Sun
5 8 (4.17%) Interwoven
5 8 (4.17%) ATG
6 6 (3.13%) Blue Martini
6 6 (3.13%) Elastic Path
7 4 (2.08%) Google
8 3 (1.56%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.04%) Sybase
9 2 (1.04%) Perforce
9 2 (1.04%) hybris
9 2 (1.04%) Demandware
9 2 (1.04%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.04%) DataCash
10 1 (0.52%) Talend
10 1 (0.52%) Fiorano
10 1 (0.52%) Software AG
10 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £75000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £48000 per annum - Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum UP to £50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
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Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
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