The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 135 133 151
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 13 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 1
Average salary £41,000 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.76% +25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.28%
Java Software 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
1964 2028 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.11% 95.71% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1569 2129
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 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
St Albans - 6 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £46,000 -
Java Software Developer
East of England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (87.88%) Software Engineering
3 25 (75.76%) OO
4 23 (69.70%) Degree
4 23 (69.70%) Multithreading
5 22 (66.67%) C++
6 21 (63.64%) C
7 20 (60.61%) C#
7 20 (60.61%) UNIX
7 20 (60.61%) Linux
7 20 (60.61%) Python
7 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
7 20 (60.61%) Algorithms
8 10 (30.30%) J2EE
8 10 (30.30%) Servlets
9 8 (24.24%) JSP
10 6 (18.18%) Spring
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) Web Services
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.15%) Subversion
11 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
12 4 (12.12%) Oracle
12 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
13 3 (9.09%) MySQL
13 3 (9.09%) Ant
13 3 (9.09%) JDBC
13 3 (9.09%) XML
13 3 (9.09%) XSLT
13 3 (9.09%) Hibernate

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (9.09%) Ant
3 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) J2EE
1 10 (30.30%) Servlets
2 8 (24.24%) JSP
3 6 (18.18%) Spring
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) XSLT
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) JDBC
6 2 (6.06%) .NET
6 2 (6.06%) JPA
7 1 (3.03%) Struts2
7 1 (3.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
1 20 (60.61%) Algorithms
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) UNIX
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Software Engineering
2 25 (75.76%) OO
3 23 (69.70%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Validation
5 1 (3.03%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) C++
3 21 (63.64%) C
4 20 (60.61%) C#
4 20 (60.61%) Python
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) IBM