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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 126 124 143
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 22 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.00% 0.97% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.01% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 4
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -8.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
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
2084 2384 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.01% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1899 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 17 April 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 - 12 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -7 4 £40,000 -13.51%
St Albans - 2 £45,000 -
Royston - 1 £43,500 -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
3 25 (59.52%) Python
4 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 23 (54.76%) Degree
6 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
7 18 (42.86%) JSON
7 18 (42.86%) MVC
7 18 (42.86%) XML
7 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
8 17 (40.48%) Multithreading
9 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (38.10%) OO
9 16 (38.10%) Ant
9 16 (38.10%) Mobile Development
10 15 (35.71%) UNIX
11 14 (33.33%) C
11 14 (33.33%) CSS
11 14 (33.33%) HTML
12 13 (30.95%) C#
12 13 (30.95%) C++
12 13 (30.95%) Linux
12 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
13 12 (28.57%) Open Source
13 12 (28.57%) HTML5
13 12 (28.57%) CSS3
13 12 (28.57%) PhoneGap
13 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
13 12 (28.57%) OOP
13 12 (28.57%) JBoss

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 12 (28.57%) JBoss
1 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 16 (38.10%) Ant
3 12 (28.57%) JUnit
3 12 (28.57%) JIRA
3 12 (28.57%) Selenium
4 10 (23.81%) Maven
5 6 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) XML
1 18 (42.86%) JSON
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) CSS
3 12 (28.57%) Spring
3 12 (28.57%) HTML5
3 12 (28.57%) CSS3
3 12 (28.57%) PhoneGap
3 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 12 (28.57%) jQuery
4 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
5 9 (21.43%) Servlets
6 8 (19.05%) Web Services
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
7 7 (16.67%) JSP
8 6 (14.29%) RESTful
9 4 (9.52%) JDBC
9 4 (9.52%) XSLT
10 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 2 (4.76%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
3 12 (28.57%) Open Source
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) UNIX
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 18 (42.86%) MVC
3 17 (40.48%) Multithreading
4 16 (38.10%) Mobile Development
4 16 (38.10%) OO
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (28.57%) Web Development
5 12 (28.57%) SOA
5 12 (28.57%) OOP
6 10 (23.81%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Python
3 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (33.33%) C
5 13 (30.95%) C#
5 13 (30.95%) C++
6 12 (28.57%) Ruby
6 12 (28.57%) PHP
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago