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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 146 136 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 5 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.26% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 18
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2286 2258 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.62% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1860 1547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
(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
Stevenage - 3 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £32,500 +8.33%
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Java Programmer
East of England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) J2EE
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Spring
4 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
4 12 (70.59%) Oracle
4 12 (70.59%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) Struts
5 9 (52.94%) PL/SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Struts2
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
6 8 (47.06%) Economics
6 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
6 8 (47.06%) Automotive
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) XSL
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) JBoss
9 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (17.65%) J2SE
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
9 3 (17.65%) Middleware
9 3 (17.65%) Banking

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
2 8 (47.06%) Automotive
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) J2EE
2 12 (70.59%) Spring
3 9 (52.94%) Struts2
3 9 (52.94%) Struts
4 4 (23.53%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) XSL
5 3 (17.65%) J2SE
5 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) Java EE
6 2 (11.76%) JSF
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Servlets
7 1 (5.88%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Economics
2 3 (17.65%) Derivative
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle