The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 117 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 28 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 1.66% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 11
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Engineer
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
2119 1926 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.38% 96.78% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1540 1508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
Welwyn Garden City +13 6 £100,000 +66.66%
Stevenage -1 5 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Borehamwood - 3 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 1 £40,000 -11.11%
St Albans -9 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £35,000 -
Java Engineer
East of England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (42.59%) Web Services
5 22 (40.74%) Degree
6 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 21 (38.89%) J2EE
7 19 (35.19%) Oracle
7 19 (35.19%) TDD
7 19 (35.19%) Computer Science
8 18 (33.33%) BDD
8 18 (33.33%) Spring
9 17 (31.48%) SQL
9 17 (31.48%) Selenium
10 16 (29.63%) RESTful
10 16 (29.63%) JUnit
11 13 (24.07%) SOAP
11 13 (24.07%) C#
11 13 (24.07%) HTML
11 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
11 13 (24.07%) Open Source
12 12 (22.22%) WebDriver
12 12 (22.22%) JBoss
12 12 (22.22%) CSS
12 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
13 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
13 11 (20.37%) Java EE
14 10 (18.52%) JIRA
14 10 (18.52%) REST
14 10 (18.52%) JSF

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
2 12 (22.22%) JBoss
3 9 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 8 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (14.81%) Node.js
5 4 (7.41%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) MySQL
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) Couchbase
2 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Selenium
2 16 (29.63%) JUnit
3 12 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
5 10 (18.52%) JIRA
5 10 (18.52%) Maven
6 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 8 (14.81%) JBehave
7 7 (12.96%) JMeter
8 5 (9.26%) Appium
9 4 (7.41%) Bitbucket
10 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
11 2 (3.70%) HP UFT
12 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) Web Services
2 21 (38.89%) J2EE
3 18 (33.33%) Spring
4 16 (29.63%) RESTful
5 13 (24.07%) HTML
5 13 (24.07%) SOAP
6 12 (22.22%) CSS
6 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 11 (20.37%) Java EE
8 10 (18.52%) JSF
8 10 (18.52%) REST
8 10 (18.52%) XML
9 7 (12.96%) Middleware
10 6 (11.11%) Servlets
11 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.26%) CSS3
11 5 (9.26%) Gherkin
11 5 (9.26%) HTML5
11 5 (9.26%) JSP
12 4 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Algorithms
3 6 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.26%) RIA
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Physics
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.19%) TDD
4 18 (33.33%) BDD
5 13 (24.07%) Open Source
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
7 7 (12.96%) QA Automation
7 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.11%) OO
8 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.26%) CRM
9 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
9 5 (9.26%) OOP
9 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Security Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.26%) Usability Testing
9 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) PHP
5 5 (9.26%) Python
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ISEB
2 5 (9.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SDET
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Oracle
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