The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 140 115 147
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 8 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.85% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 24
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Java Programmer
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
2216 1882 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.39% 95.29% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1834 1556 2313
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 £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Programmer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £32,500 -
Watford -20 2 - -
Letchworth - 1 £47,500 -
Java Programmer
East of England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
4 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
5 6 (46.15%) JSP
5 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) J2EE
7 4 (30.77%) JUnit
7 4 (30.77%) Informix
7 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Struts
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) Maven
8 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (15.38%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Informix
3 3 (23.08%) DB2
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) JDBC
7 2 (15.38%) XHTML
7 2 (15.38%) JMS
7 2 (15.38%) Java EE
7 2 (15.38%) JSTL
7 2 (15.38%) Spring Security
7 2 (15.38%) Spring Web Flow
8 1 (7.69%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) RAD
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Sun
2 2 (15.38%) Perforce