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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 121 120 154
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 20 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.00% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 7
Average salary £44,250 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
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
1914 1848 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.90% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1404 2225
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
St Albans - 9 £50,000 -
Royston - 2 £44,250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £45,000 -
Hertford - 2 £50,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (97.56%) Software Engineering
3 31 (75.61%) OO
4 30 (73.17%) Degree
5 29 (70.73%) Computer Science
6 28 (68.29%) UNIX
6 28 (68.29%) Python
7 27 (65.85%) C
7 27 (65.85%) Multithreading
8 26 (63.41%) Algorithms
8 26 (63.41%) C#
8 26 (63.41%) C++
8 26 (63.41%) Linux
9 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.51%) Servlets
11 7 (17.07%) J2EE
11 7 (17.07%) Scrum
12 6 (14.63%) Spring
12 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.63%) SQL
12 6 (14.63%) JSP
13 5 (12.20%) Web Services
13 5 (12.20%) XML
13 5 (12.20%) MVC
13 5 (12.20%) JSON
13 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
13 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
14 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
14 4 (9.76%) Maven
14 4 (9.76%) CSS

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) Ant
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Servlets
2 7 (17.07%) J2EE
3 6 (14.63%) JSP
3 6 (14.63%) Spring
4 5 (12.20%) JSON
4 5 (12.20%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) XML
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.32%) RESTful
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) CSS3
7 2 (4.88%) PhoneGap
7 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 2 (4.88%) JPA
7 2 (4.88%) SOAP
8 1 (2.44%) XSLT
8 1 (2.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (70.73%) Computer Science
2 26 (63.41%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) UNIX
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 31 (75.61%) OO
3 27 (65.85%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) OOP
8 2 (4.88%) SOA
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Python
3 27 (65.85%) C
4 26 (63.41%) C#
4 26 (63.41%) C++
5 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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