The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 122 114 161
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 24 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.05% 0.85% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.87% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
Java Software Engineer
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
2165 1832 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.58% 96.78% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1399 2424
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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
(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 - 14 £50,000 -
Hertford - 4 £41,000 -
Hitchin - 2 £38,750 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 - 1
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
3 35 (87.50%) OO
4 34 (85.00%) Degree
5 33 (82.50%) Computer Science
6 31 (77.50%) C
6 31 (77.50%) UNIX
6 31 (77.50%) Multithreading
7 30 (75.00%) C#
7 30 (75.00%) C++
7 30 (75.00%) Linux
7 30 (75.00%) Python
7 30 (75.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.00%) J2EE
8 6 (15.00%) JSP
8 6 (15.00%) Servlets
9 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
10 4 (10.00%) SQL
10 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.00%) Scrum
10 4 (10.00%) Spring
10 4 (10.00%) Maven
11 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
11 3 (7.50%) MVC
11 3 (7.50%) TDD
11 3 (7.50%) JSON
11 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
11 3 (7.50%) RESTful
12 2 (5.00%) Web Services

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) J2EE
1 6 (15.00%) JSP
1 6 (15.00%) Servlets
2 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.00%) Spring
3 3 (7.50%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) XSLT
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (82.50%) Computer Science
2 30 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) UNIX
2 30 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 35 (87.50%) OO
3 31 (77.50%) Multithreading
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) MVC
5 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (77.50%) C
3 30 (75.00%) C#
3 30 (75.00%) C++
3 30 (75.00%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Royston, Hertfordshire
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