The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 116 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 28 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.13% 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £51,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2394 2480 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.42% 95.27% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2074 2038
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Stevenage - 20 £41,250 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £46,250 -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (90.91%) OO
3 29 (87.88%) Computer Science
4 28 (84.85%) UNIX
4 28 (84.85%) Linux
5 27 (81.82%) Degree
6 26 (78.79%) Python
7 25 (75.76%) C#
7 25 (75.76%) C++
7 25 (75.76%) Multithreading
8 24 (72.73%) C
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.18%) Spring
10 6 (18.18%) Maven
11 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
11 5 (15.15%) TDD
11 5 (15.15%) Games
12 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
12 4 (12.12%) Struts
12 4 (12.12%) HTML
12 4 (12.12%) Oracle
12 4 (12.12%) XML
12 4 (12.12%) XSLT
12 4 (12.12%) JSP
13 3 (9.09%) Informix
13 3 (9.09%) JUnit
13 3 (9.09%) Finance
13 3 (9.09%) Scrum

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Informix
1 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Maven
2 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) JMeter
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (15.15%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) Spring
3 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.12%) Struts
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) XML
3 4 (12.12%) XSLT
3 4 (12.12%) JSP
4 2 (6.06%) REST
4 2 (6.06%) JAX-RS
4 2 (6.06%) Java EE
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) RESTful
4 2 (6.06%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (87.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Robotics
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) UNIX
1 28 (84.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (90.91%) OO
3 25 (75.76%) Multithreading
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) OOP
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) Python
3 25 (75.76%) C#
3 25 (75.76%) C++
4 24 (72.73%) C
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago