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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 131 118 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.60% 4.72% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 4.91% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 118 97 78
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
2219 2403 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 96.08% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1936 2030
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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
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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 +14 32 £42,500 +6.25%
Hemel Hempstead - 19 £45,000 - 1
St Albans -23 15 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Borehamwood - 11 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £40,000 -
Royston - 3 £40,000 -
Hertford -7 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Hitchin -6 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 229 (100.00%) Java
2 123 (53.71%) Spring
3 121 (52.84%) SQL
4 120 (52.40%) JavaScript
5 111 (48.47%) XML
6 104 (45.41%) J2EE
7 95 (41.48%) Web Services
8 94 (41.05%) HTML
9 91 (39.74%) Hibernate
10 85 (37.12%) Oracle
11 83 (36.24%) CSS
12 81 (35.37%) Software Engineering
13 80 (34.93%) OO
14 71 (31.00%) Degree
15 70 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (29.26%) SQL Server
17 63 (27.51%) MVC
18 62 (27.07%) Linux
19 61 (26.64%) WebSphere
20 57 (24.89%) Subversion
21 55 (24.02%) Struts
21 55 (24.02%) Tomcat
22 54 (23.58%) JBoss
23 53 (23.14%) Computer Science
24 52 (22.71%) Finance
25 50 (21.83%) UNIX
25 50 (21.83%) Python
26 49 (21.40%) Eclipse
26 49 (21.40%) Multithreading
27 48 (20.96%) SOAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (26.64%) WebSphere
2 55 (24.02%) Tomcat
3 54 (23.58%) JBoss
4 36 (15.72%) WebLogic
5 15 (6.55%) Apache
6 13 (5.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.18%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (1.31%) IIS
8 3 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.42%) IPv4
2 13 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.49%) HTTP
4 5 (2.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (29.26%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.79%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.48%) MySQL
4 16 (6.99%) Oracle Database
5 14 (6.11%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.93%) DB2
8 6 (2.62%) Informix
8 6 (2.62%) JasperReports
9 5 (2.18%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.44%) Big Data
12 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 57 (24.89%) Subversion
2 49 (21.40%) Eclipse
3 45 (19.65%) Maven
4 41 (17.90%) JUnit
5 35 (15.28%) Git (software)
6 26 (11.35%) Ant
7 13 (5.68%) Selenium
7 13 (5.68%) JIRA
8 10 (4.37%) SoapUI
9 8 (3.49%) WebLogic Workshop
10 5 (2.18%) Log4j
11 4 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (1.31%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (1.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 52 (22.71%) Finance
2 26 (11.35%) Banking
3 13 (5.68%) Back Office
3 13 (5.68%) Retail
4 12 (5.24%) Marketing
5 10 (4.37%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.06%) Aerospace
7 7 (3.06%) Automotive
7 7 (3.06%) Games
8 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (53.71%) Spring
2 111 (48.47%) XML
3 104 (45.41%) J2EE
4 95 (41.48%) Web Services
5 94 (41.05%) HTML
6 91 (39.74%) Hibernate
7 83 (36.24%) CSS
8 55 (24.02%) Struts
9 48 (20.96%) SOAP
10 42 (18.34%) XSLT
11 40 (17.47%) JSP
11 40 (17.47%) JSON
12 39 (17.03%) Java EE
13 38 (16.59%) JDBC
14 34 (14.85%) jQuery
14 34 (14.85%) .NET
15 32 (13.97%) RESTful
15 32 (13.97%) Ajax
16 29 (12.66%) Servlets
16 29 (12.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.14%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.55%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.68%) EFT
3 13 (5.68%) Open Source
4 10 (4.37%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.06%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.06%) Economics
5 7 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.18%) Web 2.0
6 5 (2.18%) iSeries
6 5 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.75%) Physics
7 4 (1.75%) Informatics
8 3 (1.31%) Derivative
8 3 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.87%) PMI
9 2 (0.87%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 62 (27.07%) Linux
2 50 (21.83%) UNIX
3 30 (13.10%) Windows
4 18 (7.86%) Solaris
5 15 (6.55%) HPUX
6 13 (5.68%) AIX
7 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.37%) Software Engineering
2 80 (34.93%) OO
3 70 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (27.51%) MVC
5 49 (21.40%) Multithreading
6 44 (19.21%) TDD
7 38 (16.59%) Scrum
8 29 (12.66%) E-Commerce
8 29 (12.66%) Web Development
9 20 (8.73%) OOP
9 20 (8.73%) Mobile Development
10 17 (7.42%) SOA
11 16 (6.99%) OOD
12 13 (5.68%) User Stories
12 13 (5.68%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (5.68%) Business Development
13 10 (4.37%) Test Automation
14 9 (3.93%) Technical Analysis
15 8 (3.49%) Validation
15 8 (3.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 229 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (52.84%) SQL
3 120 (52.40%) JavaScript
4 50 (21.83%) Python
5 42 (18.34%) C++
6 32 (13.97%) C
7 26 (11.35%) PHP
8 18 (7.86%) C#
9 16 (6.99%) Perl
10 15 (6.55%) XPath
11 14 (6.11%) Ruby
11 14 (6.11%) PL/SQL
12 13 (5.68%) T-SQL
13 12 (5.24%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (31.00%) Degree
2 18 (7.86%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.68%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.37%) VirtualBox
3 9 (3.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 85 (37.12%) Oracle
2 23 (10.04%) VMware
3 22 (9.61%) IBM
4 20 (8.73%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.49%) Sun
5 8 (3.49%) Demandware
6 6 (2.62%) Sybase
7 5 (2.18%) Interwoven
8 4 (1.75%) ATG
8 4 (1.75%) OpenLink
8 4 (1.75%) hybris
8 4 (1.75%) Talend
8 4 (1.75%) Facebook
8 4 (1.75%) Google
9 3 (1.31%) DataCash
9 3 (1.31%) Ogone
10 1 (0.44%) Perforce
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