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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 57 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 95 125 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.39% 6.15% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 6.36% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 98 79
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2110 1964 1921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.55% 96.65% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1803 1574 1458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 -18 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hertford +1 9 £47,500 -13.63%
St Albans -1 8 £50,000 - 1
Stevenage -3 7 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Letchworth -4 5 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Potters Bar - 4 £66,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +5 3 £100,000 +66.66%
Bishop's Stortford 0 2 £35,000 +37.25%
Hemel Hempstead -9 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Tring - 2 £41,500 -
Rickmansworth +8 1 £52,500 +133.33%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 235 (100.00%) Java
2 155 (65.96%) Spring
3 137 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (51.06%) Hibernate
5 114 (48.51%) SQL
6 109 (46.38%) J2EE
7 93 (39.57%) Oracle
8 90 (38.30%) JavaScript
8 90 (38.30%) Web Services
9 76 (32.34%) Java EE
10 73 (31.06%) Finance
11 66 (28.09%) Tomcat
12 59 (25.11%) HTML
13 58 (24.68%) OO
14 54 (22.98%) SOAP
15 53 (22.55%) REST
16 51 (21.70%) JBoss
16 51 (21.70%) TDD
17 48 (20.43%) XML
18 46 (19.57%) CSS
18 46 (19.57%) MVC
19 44 (18.72%) Maven
19 44 (18.72%) Git (software)
20 43 (18.30%) WebLogic
21 40 (17.02%) IBM
21 40 (17.02%) WebSphere
22 38 (16.17%) JMS
23 37 (15.74%) Linux
23 37 (15.74%) SQL Server
23 37 (15.74%) Scrum

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 66 (28.09%) Tomcat
2 51 (21.70%) JBoss
3 43 (18.30%) WebLogic
4 40 (17.02%) WebSphere
5 19 (8.09%) Node.js
6 18 (7.66%) Apache
7 10 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.55%) CMS
8 6 (2.55%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.28%) IIS
9 3 (1.28%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.85%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.43%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.70%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.43%) SSH
2 1 (0.43%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 16 (6.81%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (5.96%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (5.11%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.68%) MySQL
7 10 (4.26%) Couchbase
8 9 (3.83%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.55%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.55%) DB2
9 6 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.55%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.70%) Big Data
11 2 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.43%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 44 (18.72%) Git (software)
1 44 (18.72%) Maven
2 23 (9.79%) JUnit
3 21 (8.94%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.81%) WebLogic Workshop
5 13 (5.53%) Bitbucket
6 12 (5.11%) Eclipse
6 12 (5.11%) JIRA
7 10 (4.26%) Ant
7 10 (4.26%) Gradle
8 8 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.98%) gulp
10 6 (2.55%) Subversion
11 5 (2.13%) Selenium
12 3 (1.28%) Apache Ivy
12 3 (1.28%) Hudson
12 3 (1.28%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.85%) Log4j
General
1 73 (31.06%) Finance
2 18 (7.66%) Banking
3 8 (3.40%) Retail
4 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (65.96%) Spring
2 120 (51.06%) Hibernate
3 109 (46.38%) J2EE
4 90 (38.30%) Web Services
5 76 (32.34%) Java EE
6 59 (25.11%) HTML
7 54 (22.98%) SOAP
8 53 (22.55%) REST
9 48 (20.43%) XML
10 46 (19.57%) CSS
11 38 (16.17%) JMS
12 31 (13.19%) HTML5
13 30 (12.77%) RESTful
14 29 (12.34%) JSP
14 29 (12.34%) XSLT
15 25 (10.64%) Middleware
16 21 (8.94%) Struts
17 18 (7.66%) .NET
18 17 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
18 17 (7.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.74%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.53%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.55%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.55%) Robotics
5 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.28%) Fintech
6 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.28%) Physics
7 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.43%) Blog
8 1 (0.43%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.74%) Linux
2 27 (11.49%) Windows
3 17 (7.23%) Unix
4 8 (3.40%) Android
4 8 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) HPUX
5 2 (0.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (24.68%) OO
3 51 (21.70%) TDD
4 46 (19.57%) MVC
5 37 (15.74%) Scrum
6 35 (14.89%) UML
7 33 (14.04%) OOA/OOD
8 32 (13.62%) Software Engineering
9 23 (9.79%) Multithreading
10 18 (7.66%) Open Source
11 17 (7.23%) BDD
11 17 (7.23%) OOP
12 16 (6.81%) Migration
13 15 (6.38%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (5.11%) DevOps
16 11 (4.68%) SOA
17 10 (4.26%) Concurrent Programming
18 9 (3.83%) ETL
19 8 (3.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 235 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (48.51%) SQL
3 90 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 28 (11.91%) Python
5 19 (8.09%) C#
6 18 (7.66%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.96%) C
7 14 (5.96%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.68%) PHP
9 10 (4.26%) C++
10 9 (3.83%) Perl
11 8 (3.40%) Groovy
11 8 (3.40%) Scala
12 4 (1.70%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.85%) Ruby
14 1 (0.43%) Clojure
14 1 (0.43%) Erlang
14 1 (0.43%) F#
14 1 (0.43%) Rust
14 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (15.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) ISEB
2 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.68%) SLA
2 10 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (5.11%) Puppet
2 2 (0.85%) Ansible
2 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 93 (39.57%) Oracle
2 40 (17.02%) IBM
3 14 (5.96%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.28%) Fiorano
4 3 (1.28%) hybris
4 3 (1.28%) Sybase
4 3 (1.28%) Talend
4 3 (1.28%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.85%) Interwoven
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.43%) ATG
6 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.43%) BEA
6 1 (0.43%) Blue Martini
6 1 (0.43%) Elastic Path
6 1 (0.43%) HP
6 1 (0.43%) Sun
6 1 (0.43%) Twitter
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago