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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 60 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 96 168 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.25% 7.32% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% 7.58% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 90 142 113
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £57,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
2155 2217 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 96.56% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1805 1971
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -9 28 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Letchworth - 13 £50,000 -
Stevenage +9 11 £45,000 -
St Albans +21 10 £47,500 +7.95%
Hemel Hempstead -1 7 £46,000 +2.22%
Welwyn Garden City +14 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Hertford -2 5 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £60,000 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (65.38%) Spring
4 88 (48.35%) Hibernate
5 83 (45.60%) J2EE
6 73 (40.11%) SQL
7 62 (34.07%) JavaScript
8 57 (31.32%) Tomcat
9 56 (30.77%) Java EE
10 52 (28.57%) HTML
11 50 (27.47%) Finance
12 48 (26.37%) Oracle
13 46 (25.27%) XML
14 45 (24.73%) OO
15 42 (23.08%) Web Services
16 40 (21.98%) Maven
17 38 (20.88%) Software Engineering
17 38 (20.88%) Git (software)
18 36 (19.78%) REST
18 36 (19.78%) CSS
19 35 (19.23%) JBoss
19 35 (19.23%) Scrum
20 34 (18.68%) Degree
21 32 (17.58%) TDD
21 32 (17.58%) WebLogic
22 29 (15.93%) WebSphere
23 27 (14.84%) XSLT
23 27 (14.84%) Middleware
24 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
25 24 (13.19%) UML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 57 (31.32%) Tomcat
2 35 (19.23%) JBoss
3 32 (17.58%) WebLogic
4 29 (15.93%) WebSphere
5 20 (10.99%) Apache
6 13 (7.14%) CMS
7 7 (3.85%) GlassFish
8 6 (3.30%) Node.js
9 4 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.20%) MQSeries
9 4 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.55%) Documentum
12 1 (0.55%) IIS
12 1 (0.55%) Mule
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.85%) GitHub
3 4 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.20%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.34%) Data Mining
3 16 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.49%) Big Data
5 9 (4.95%) MySQL
5 9 (4.95%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.75%) DB2
8 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.20%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.65%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (21.98%) Maven
2 38 (20.88%) Git (software)
3 22 (12.09%) JUnit
4 19 (10.44%) Subversion
5 17 (9.34%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.04%) WebLogic Workshop
7 10 (5.49%) JIRA
8 9 (4.95%) Ant
9 7 (3.85%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.75%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.75%) Gradle
10 5 (2.75%) Selenium
11 4 (2.20%) Log4j
11 4 (2.20%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.20%) Mockito
12 3 (1.65%) jMock
13 2 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
14 1 (0.55%) JBehave
14 1 (0.55%) TestNG
14 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (27.47%) Finance
2 13 (7.14%) Banking
3 7 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (1.65%) Marketing
4 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (65.38%) Spring
2 88 (48.35%) Hibernate
3 83 (45.60%) J2EE
4 56 (30.77%) Java EE
5 52 (28.57%) HTML
6 46 (25.27%) XML
7 42 (23.08%) Web Services
8 36 (19.78%) CSS
8 36 (19.78%) REST
9 27 (14.84%) Middleware
9 27 (14.84%) XSLT
10 24 (13.19%) JMS
11 23 (12.64%) RESTful
11 23 (12.64%) SOAP
12 20 (10.99%) Struts
13 18 (9.89%) HTML5
14 17 (9.34%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (8.24%) JDBC
16 14 (7.69%) Apache Camel
16 14 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.95%) Fintech
5 7 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.30%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.65%) Physics
7 3 (1.65%) Robotics
8 2 (1.10%) Blog
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.14%) Linux
2 12 (6.59%) Unix
3 8 (4.40%) Android
3 8 (4.40%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.20%) HPUX
4 4 (2.20%) Solaris
5 2 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.73%) OO
3 38 (20.88%) Software Engineering
4 35 (19.23%) Scrum
5 32 (17.58%) TDD
6 24 (13.19%) UML
7 23 (12.64%) OOA/OOD
8 18 (9.89%) MVC
9 17 (9.34%) Machine Learning
9 17 (9.34%) Mentoring
9 17 (9.34%) OOP
10 15 (8.24%) Analytics
10 15 (8.24%) Data Analytics
10 15 (8.24%) SDLC
10 15 (8.24%) Web Development
11 14 (7.69%) Waterfall
12 13 (7.14%) Migration
13 11 (6.04%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.04%) SOA
14 9 (4.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 182 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (40.11%) SQL
3 62 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.64%) C++
5 16 (8.79%) C#
5 16 (8.79%) PL/SQL
6 14 (7.69%) Python
7 13 (7.14%) Scala
8 6 (3.30%) Perl
8 6 (3.30%) PHP
9 5 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.20%) C
11 1 (0.55%) Clojure
11 1 (0.55%) Erlang
11 1 (0.55%) F#
11 1 (0.55%) Go
11 1 (0.55%) Rust
Qualifications
1 34 (18.68%) Degree
2 4 (2.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) QA
3 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) Ansible
2 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 48 (26.37%) Oracle
2 16 (8.79%) IBM
3 12 (6.59%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.75%) Interwoven
4 5 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.20%) ATG
5 4 (2.20%) Blue Martini
5 4 (2.20%) Elastic Path
5 4 (2.20%) Sun
6 2 (1.10%) BEA
6 2 (1.10%) hybris
6 2 (1.10%) Talend
7 1 (0.55%) EMC
7 1 (0.55%) Fiorano
7 1 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.55%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.55%) Twitter
7 1 (0.55%) Vignette
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