The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 123 144 138
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 21 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.85% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 12
Average salary £40,250 £41,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% -0.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.22%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Java Programmer
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Watford - 13 £40,000 -
Borehamwood +1 4 £40,500 +5.19%
Java Programmer
East of England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 28 (90.32%) Web Services
2 28 (90.32%) Eclipse
3 25 (80.65%) Hibernate
3 25 (80.65%) Spring
4 22 (70.97%) OO
5 21 (67.74%) RDBMS
5 21 (67.74%) HTML
5 21 (67.74%) Struts
5 21 (67.74%) Relational Database
6 18 (58.06%) TDD
7 17 (54.84%) Degree
7 17 (54.84%) UNIX
7 17 (54.84%) Linux
8 16 (51.61%) Informix
8 16 (51.61%) JSP
8 16 (51.61%) Oracle
8 16 (51.61%) SQL
9 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
10 13 (41.94%) J2EE
10 13 (41.94%) JUnit
10 13 (41.94%) CSS
10 13 (41.94%) JBoss
10 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
11 12 (38.71%) XML
11 12 (38.71%) XSLT
11 12 (38.71%) Finance
11 12 (38.71%) Maven
12 11 (35.48%) Banking

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (12.90%) Tomcat
1 4 (12.90%) Liferay
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) RDBMS
1 21 (67.74%) Relational Database
2 16 (51.61%) Informix
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (90.32%) Eclipse
2 13 (41.94%) JUnit
3 12 (38.71%) Maven
4 9 (29.03%) Subversion
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) Web Services
2 25 (80.65%) Hibernate
2 25 (80.65%) Spring
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
3 21 (67.74%) Struts
4 16 (51.61%) JSP
5 13 (41.94%) J2EE
5 13 (41.94%) CSS
6 12 (38.71%) XML
6 12 (38.71%) XSLT
7 9 (29.03%) JBoss Seam
7 9 (29.03%) Ajax
7 9 (29.03%) JSON
7 9 (29.03%) Swing
7 9 (29.03%) XHTML
8 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 4 (12.90%) Spring Security
9 4 (12.90%) Spring Web Flow
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
11 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) UNIX
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) OO
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
4 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
5 9 (29.03%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) UML
6 4 (12.90%) Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) Content Management
8 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.23%) Workflow
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 13 (41.94%) JBoss
3 4 (12.90%) Perforce
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Demandware
4 1 (3.23%) Endeca
4 1 (3.23%) ATG