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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 123 125 141
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 19 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
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
1917 2036 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.04% 95.54% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1583 2002
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 5 March 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 5 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
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £45,000 -
St Albans - 5 £50,000 -
Royston - 2 £44,250 -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
3 25 (62.50%) Python
4 24 (60.00%) Degree
5 23 (57.50%) OO
6 21 (52.50%) Computer Science
6 21 (52.50%) Multithreading
7 20 (50.00%) UNIX
8 19 (47.50%) C
9 18 (45.00%) C#
9 18 (45.00%) C++
9 18 (45.00%) Linux
9 18 (45.00%) Algorithms
10 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (30.00%) XML
12 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (25.00%) MVC
13 10 (25.00%) JSON
13 10 (25.00%) Servlets
13 10 (25.00%) Ant
13 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (22.50%) CSS
14 9 (22.50%) HTML
14 9 (22.50%) J2EE
15 8 (20.00%) SQL
15 8 (20.00%) JSP
15 8 (20.00%) Spring
16 7 (17.50%) Scrum
16 7 (17.50%) JIRA
16 7 (17.50%) WebSphere

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
1 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (17.50%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Ant
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 7 (17.50%) Selenium
2 7 (17.50%) JUnit
3 6 (15.00%) Maven
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) XML
2 10 (25.00%) JSON
2 10 (25.00%) Servlets
3 9 (22.50%) CSS
3 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 9 (22.50%) J2EE
4 8 (20.00%) JSP
4 8 (20.00%) Spring
5 7 (17.50%) jQuery
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 7 (17.50%) HTML5
5 7 (17.50%) CSS3
5 7 (17.50%) PhoneGap
5 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) RESTful
7 3 (7.50%) XSLT
7 3 (7.50%) JDBC
8 2 (5.00%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Computer Science
2 18 (45.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (17.50%) Open Source
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) UNIX
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 23 (57.50%) OO
3 21 (52.50%) Multithreading
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) MVC
6 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) Web Development
6 7 (17.50%) OOP
6 7 (17.50%) SOA
7 3 (7.50%) TDD
8 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) Python
3 19 (47.50%) C
4 18 (45.00%) C#
4 18 (45.00%) C++
5 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.00%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Ruby
7 7 (17.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle