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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 126 123 133
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 13 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 0.99% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.02% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 6
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
2120 1952 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.52% 96.73% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1564 1489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £100,000 -
St Albans -5 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (40.74%) J2EE
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle
4 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
5 10 (37.04%) Open Source
5 10 (37.04%) JUnit
5 10 (37.04%) Maven
6 9 (33.33%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (29.63%) Couchbase
7 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (29.63%) Puppet
7 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
7 8 (29.63%) Node.js
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) Spring
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
8 7 (25.93%) RESTful
9 6 (22.22%) BDD
9 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
9 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 6 (22.22%) Degree
9 6 (22.22%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
9 6 (22.22%) OOP
9 6 (22.22%) OO

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (29.63%) Node.js
2 6 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Couchbase
1 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 10 (37.04%) JUnit
2 10 (37.04%) Maven
3 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (18.52%) Selenium
5 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
6 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
7 2 (7.41%) Ant
7 2 (7.41%) JIRA
8 1 (3.70%) JMeter
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) J2EE
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) RESTful
3 7 (25.93%) Spring
4 6 (22.22%) XML
5 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 4 (14.81%) Java EE
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) XSLT
7 3 (11.11%) Akka
7 3 (11.11%) Guice
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) JAX-RS
7 3 (11.11%) spray
7 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) CSS3
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Open Source
4 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) OO
5 6 (22.22%) OOP
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) CQRS
8 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Microservices
9 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
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