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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 142 146 138
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 9 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.40% 0.079% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.083% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% -13.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +23.88%
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
2145 2411 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.55% 95.52% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1951 1897
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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
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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
Watford - 3 £46,000 -
Java Software Developer
East of England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 12 (57.14%) C++
4 11 (52.38%) Degree
4 11 (52.38%) Multithreading
5 10 (47.62%) J2EE
6 9 (42.86%) Spring
7 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
7 8 (38.10%) Algorithms
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) C
7 8 (38.10%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) UNIX
7 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) OO
7 8 (38.10%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle
10 5 (23.81%) Servlets
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) Subversion
11 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
11 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
11 4 (19.05%) IBM
11 4 (19.05%) .NET
12 3 (14.29%) MySQL
12 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
12 3 (14.29%) Struts
12 3 (14.29%) Ant

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) J2EE
2 9 (42.86%) Spring
3 5 (23.81%) Servlets
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Struts
5 3 (14.29%) JDBC
5 3 (14.29%) JSP
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) Struts2
6 2 (9.52%) JPA
7 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
1 8 (38.10%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 11 (52.38%) Multithreading
3 8 (38.10%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) QMS
4 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) C++
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) C
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) IBM