The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 322 304 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.70% 15.38% 14.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.52% 26.62% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 246 218 361
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
Java
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1055 1142 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.89% 57.76% 55.53%
Number of salaries quoted 851 967 1481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Hertfordshire region.

Java Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Watford -6 86 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Hemel Hempstead +17 32 £50,000 +8.69% 9
Hitchin 0 31 £42,500 +7.59% 5
Stevenage +8 26 £41,750 -7.22% 1
St Albans -4 25 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Bishop's Stortford +6 14 £50,000 +122.22%
Hertford -7 13 £41,000 -41.42% 2
Royston -3 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Rickmansworth +2 4 £65,000 +160.00%
Welwyn Garden City -3 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Hoddesdon -5 1 £31,000 +12.72%
Letchworth -5 1 £47,500 +120.93% 1
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 290 (44.82%) Oracle
2 282 (43.59%) SQL
3 246 (38.02%) Finance
4 210 (32.46%) J2EE
5 193 (29.83%) UNIX
6 180 (27.82%) JavaScript
7 173 (26.74%) Linux
8 162 (25.04%) XML
9 161 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
10 154 (23.80%) Degree
11 151 (23.34%) Retail
12 150 (23.18%) C#
13 149 (23.03%) WebSphere
14 131 (20.25%) OO
15 121 (18.70%) E-Commerce
16 119 (18.39%) HTML
17 117 (18.08%) Tomcat
18 112 (17.31%) Web Services
19 111 (17.16%) Software Engineering
20 106 (16.38%) JSP
21 105 (16.23%) SQL Server
21 105 (16.23%) .NET
22 101 (15.61%) Spring
23 97 (14.99%) Computer Science
24 96 (14.84%) DB2
25 93 (14.37%) IBM
26 92 (14.22%) SOA
27 90 (13.91%) WebLogic
27 90 (13.91%) Relational Database
28 88 (13.60%) WebSphere Application Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 149 (23.03%) WebSphere
2 117 (18.08%) Tomcat
3 90 (13.91%) WebLogic
4 88 (13.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 65 (10.05%) JBoss
6 63 (9.74%) MQSeries
7 49 (7.57%) Apache
8 44 (6.80%) IIS
9 39 (6.03%) IBM HTTP Server
10 25 (3.86%) GlassFish
10 25 (3.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 22 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 16 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (2.47%) Tuxedo
13 9 (1.39%) CMS
13 9 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (1.24%) Drupal
14 8 (1.24%) Adobe CQ
15 7 (1.08%) Apache Pig
15 7 (1.08%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 34 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.08%) Magento
2 7 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.93%) RiskWrite
3 6 (0.93%) Tridion
4 4 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.62%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.15%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (1.70%) SaaS
2 9 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.24%) PaaS
3 8 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.08%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (0.77%) IaaS
5 5 (0.77%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.46%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.31%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 63 (9.74%) HTTP
2 33 (5.10%) FTP
3 27 (4.17%) Internet
4 13 (2.01%) Firewall
5 10 (1.55%) DNS
5 10 (1.55%) DHCP
6 9 (1.39%) SSL
7 5 (0.77%) LDAP
8 4 (0.62%) LAN
8 4 (0.62%) WAN
8 4 (0.62%) VPN
9 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.46%) IPv4
10 2 (0.31%) SSH
10 2 (0.31%) ATM
10 2 (0.31%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.31%) WinSCP
11 1 (0.15%) Broadband
11 1 (0.15%) Network Security
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 96 (14.84%) DB2
3 90 (13.91%) Relational Database
4 64 (9.89%) MySQL
5 47 (7.26%) Oracle Database
6 35 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 32 (4.95%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 26 (4.02%) Hadoop
10 25 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (3.71%) NoSQL
12 21 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (2.78%) MongoDB
14 18 (2.78%) BigTable
15 17 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 12 (1.85%) Data Mining
17 10 (1.55%) Big Data
18 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
19 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 69 (10.66%) Subversion
2 60 (9.27%) JUnit
3 59 (9.12%) Ant
4 56 (8.66%) Maven
5 46 (7.11%) Selenium
6 43 (6.65%) Oracle Forms
7 38 (5.87%) Eclipse
8 37 (5.72%) Jenkins
9 30 (4.64%) JBehave
10 29 (4.48%) NUnit
11 25 (3.86%) Cucumber
12 24 (3.71%) QuickTest Pro
13 21 (3.25%) SpecFlow
14 18 (2.78%) Calabash
14 18 (2.78%) Git (software)
14 18 (2.78%) WATIR
15 17 (2.63%) JIRA
16 15 (2.32%) WebDriver
16 15 (2.32%) Rational Application Developer
17 13 (2.01%) Hudson
General
1 246 (38.02%) Finance
2 151 (23.34%) Retail
3 66 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 43 (6.65%) Banking
5 42 (6.49%) Games
6 19 (2.94%) Marketing
7 12 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.24%) Online Betting
9 6 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.93%) Back Office
10 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 304 (46.99%) Developer
2 197 (30.45%) Java Developer
3 84 (12.98%) Architect
4 79 (12.21%) Analyst
5 70 (10.82%) Senior Developer
6 57 (8.81%) Software Engineer
7 53 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
8 51 (7.88%) Software Developer
9 49 (7.57%) Consultant
10 48 (7.42%) Solutions Architect
11 40 (6.18%) Support Analyst
12 30 (4.64%) Java Software Engineer
13 28 (4.33%) Junior
13 28 (4.33%) Java Software Developer
14 26 (4.02%) Operations Support Analyst
14 26 (4.02%) Test Engineer
14 26 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
14 26 (4.02%) Operations Analyst
15 24 (3.71%) Senior Architect
16 21 (3.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (32.46%) J2EE
2 162 (25.04%) XML
3 119 (18.39%) HTML
4 112 (17.31%) Web Services
5 106 (16.38%) JSP
6 105 (16.23%) .NET
7 101 (15.61%) Spring
8 87 (13.45%) CSS
9 84 (12.98%) Middleware
10 74 (11.44%) JDBC
11 69 (10.66%) Servlets
12 65 (10.05%) Hibernate
13 58 (8.96%) Struts
14 43 (6.65%) JMS
15 39 (6.03%) XSLT
16 37 (5.72%) Ajax
17 36 (5.56%) RESTful
18 32 (4.95%) Java EE
19 31 (4.79%) HTML5
20 29 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 97 (14.99%) Computer Science
2 62 (9.58%) Open Source
3 50 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (7.42%) Algorithms
5 40 (6.18%) Mobile App
6 36 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (4.48%) Management Information System
8 28 (4.33%) PKI
8 28 (4.33%) Data Integration
9 23 (3.55%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (3.09%) Mathematics
11 16 (2.47%) User Experience
12 13 (2.01%) SWIFT
13 12 (1.85%) Data Conversion
14 10 (1.55%) Web 2.0
15 9 (1.39%) Online Games
16 7 (1.08%) N-Tier
16 7 (1.08%) Clustering
17 6 (0.93%) W3C
18 5 (0.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 193 (29.83%) UNIX
2 173 (26.74%) Linux
3 81 (12.52%) Windows
4 56 (8.66%) Solaris
5 36 (5.56%) AIX
6 33 (5.10%) Android
7 32 (4.95%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.55%) HPUX
9 9 (1.39%) CentOS
10 7 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.62%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.31%) zOS
14 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (20.25%) OO
3 121 (18.70%) E-Commerce
4 111 (17.16%) Software Engineering
5 92 (14.22%) SOA
6 85 (13.14%) Multithreading
7 54 (8.35%) MVC
8 46 (7.11%) TDD
9 43 (6.65%) ERP
9 43 (6.65%) Test Scripting
10 39 (6.03%) UML
11 37 (5.72%) Project Management
12 34 (5.26%) Web Development
12 34 (5.26%) BDD
13 32 (4.95%) Software Testing
13 32 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (4.64%) Content Management
14 30 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (4.17%) Test Automation
15 27 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 282 (43.59%) SQL
2 180 (27.82%) JavaScript
3 150 (23.18%) C#
4 77 (11.90%) C
4 77 (11.90%) Python
5 71 (10.97%) C++
6 57 (8.81%) PL/SQL
7 46 (7.11%) Perl
8 43 (6.65%) PHP
9 42 (6.49%) Shell Script
10 39 (6.03%) Bash Shell
11 27 (4.17%) Ruby
12 26 (4.02%) VB
13 22 (3.40%) Scala
14 18 (2.78%) Objective-C
15 14 (2.16%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.85%) VBA
17 10 (1.55%) XPath
18 9 (1.39%) VB6
18 9 (1.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 154 (23.80%) Degree
2 31 (4.79%) SC Cleared
2 31 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.47%) OCP
3 16 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (1.70%) Sun Certification
4 11 (1.70%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.93%) ISEB
6 5 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.48%) QA
2 20 (3.09%) ISO 8583
3 12 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.55%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.08%) HDFS
3 5 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.62%) Terminal Server
4 4 (0.62%) Samba
5 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.55%) Puppet
2 8 (1.24%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.77%) Control-M
4 5 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.62%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 290 (44.82%) Oracle
2 93 (14.37%) IBM
3 63 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 36 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 22 (3.40%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.16%) Sun
7 13 (2.01%) Google
8 12 (1.85%) ATG
9 11 (1.70%) Cisco
10 10 (1.55%) Interwoven
10 10 (1.55%) hybris
11 9 (1.39%) BEA
12 8 (1.24%) Citrix
12 8 (1.24%) HP
12 8 (1.24%) Sybase
12 8 (1.24%) Talend
12 8 (1.24%) Demandware
12 8 (1.24%) DataCash
13 7 (1.08%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.08%) SAP
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Salary: £50k p.a. + 30% bonus + 21% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 days ago