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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 303 310 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.74% 14.95% 16.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.55% 26.54% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 245 227 349
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1100 1168 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.26% 56.34% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 920 969 1280
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 76 £42,500 +6.25% 10
St Albans +2 31 £45,000 - 4
Hemel Hempstead -2 28 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Hertford -5 19 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Stevenage +5 15 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bishop's Stortford +7 12 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Rickmansworth -7 5 £85,000 +51.78% 1
Hitchin -15 5 £47,500 +20.25% 3
Potters Bar -12 4 £72,500 +11.53%
Welwyn Garden City -1 3 £32,500 -35.00%
Letchworth -2 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Borehamwood -3 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Royston - 1 £32,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 320 (43.54%) SQL
2 318 (43.27%) Oracle
3 270 (36.73%) Finance
4 219 (29.80%) UNIX
5 216 (29.39%) J2EE
6 210 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 205 (27.89%) Degree
8 202 (27.48%) Linux
9 158 (21.50%) HTML
10 157 (21.36%) OO
11 152 (20.68%) XML
12 146 (19.86%) Software Engineering
13 145 (19.73%) Computer Science
14 144 (19.59%) WebSphere
15 143 (19.46%) C#
16 138 (18.78%) Retail
17 133 (18.10%) Web Services
18 129 (17.55%) Tomcat
19 128 (17.41%) Spring
20 122 (16.60%) E-Commerce
21 114 (15.51%) JSP
22 111 (15.10%) CSS
23 104 (14.15%) Python
24 103 (14.01%) DB2
24 103 (14.01%) Multithreading
25 102 (13.88%) WebLogic
26 98 (13.33%) C
27 97 (13.20%) C++
27 97 (13.20%) .NET
28 96 (13.06%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 144 (19.59%) WebSphere
2 129 (17.55%) Tomcat
3 102 (13.88%) WebLogic
4 94 (12.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 72 (9.80%) MQSeries
6 70 (9.52%) Apache
7 44 (5.99%) IBM HTTP Server
8 42 (5.71%) IIS
9 25 (3.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 23 (3.13%) GlassFish
11 21 (2.86%) CMS
12 20 (2.72%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (1.77%) Tuxedo
15 6 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.82%) Drupal
16 5 (0.68%) SharePoint
17 4 (0.54%) iPlanet
17 4 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
17 4 (0.54%) Liferay
Applications
1 33 (4.49%) MS Office
2 32 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.95%) Fredhopper
3 6 (0.82%) Magento
3 6 (0.82%) Tridion
4 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.41%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.41%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.36%) SaaS
2 6 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
3 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.54%) Responsys
4 4 (0.54%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.54%) PaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.27%) IaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (10.07%) HTTP
2 36 (4.90%) Internet
3 34 (4.63%) FTP
4 22 (2.99%) DNS
5 21 (2.86%) DHCP
6 10 (1.36%) ATM
7 9 (1.22%) Wireless
8 8 (1.09%) Firewall
8 8 (1.09%) Broadband
9 5 (0.68%) SMS
9 5 (0.68%) Network Security
10 4 (0.54%) 4G
10 4 (0.54%) LDAP
10 4 (0.54%) SSL
11 2 (0.27%) NFC
12 1 (0.14%) IPv4
12 1 (0.14%) MPLS
12 1 (0.14%) SMPP
12 1 (0.14%) SNMP
12 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.01%) DB2
2 96 (13.06%) Relational Database
3 86 (11.70%) SQL Server
4 68 (9.25%) MySQL
5 62 (8.44%) Oracle Database
6 38 (5.17%) Hadoop
7 37 (5.03%) RDBMS
8 33 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 27 (3.67%) NoSQL
12 22 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (2.59%) Informix
14 17 (2.31%) Big Data
14 17 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (2.18%) MongoDB
16 15 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (1.90%) BigTable
18 12 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 11 (1.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 79 (10.75%) Eclipse
2 73 (9.93%) Maven
3 63 (8.57%) Subversion
4 57 (7.76%) Ant
5 49 (6.67%) JUnit
6 42 (5.71%) Selenium
7 32 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
8 31 (4.22%) QuickTest Pro
9 20 (2.72%) Jenkins
10 15 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.77%) JBehave
11 13 (1.77%) NUnit
11 13 (1.77%) Git (software)
12 11 (1.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 9 (1.22%) Rational Application Developer
14 8 (1.09%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.09%) RSpec
14 8 (1.09%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.09%) JIRA
15 7 (0.95%) WATIR
General
1 270 (36.73%) Finance
2 138 (18.78%) Retail
3 70 (9.52%) Banking
4 58 (7.89%) Manufacturing
5 48 (6.53%) Games
6 35 (4.76%) Marketing
7 28 (3.81%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.18%) Online Betting
9 11 (1.50%) Advertising
10 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 337 (45.85%) Developer
2 211 (28.71%) Java Developer
3 106 (14.42%) Analyst
4 88 (11.97%) Architect
5 80 (10.88%) Senior Developer
6 63 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 58 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 51 (6.94%) Consultant
9 43 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
10 41 (5.58%) Junior
10 41 (5.58%) Software Developer
11 38 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
12 36 (4.90%) Support Analyst
12 36 (4.90%) Programmer
13 33 (4.49%) Web Developer
14 31 (4.22%) Operations Analyst
14 31 (4.22%) Senior Architect
14 31 (4.22%) Operations Support Analyst
15 30 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
16 27 (3.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (29.39%) J2EE
2 158 (21.50%) HTML
3 152 (20.68%) XML
4 133 (18.10%) Web Services
5 128 (17.41%) Spring
6 114 (15.51%) JSP
7 111 (15.10%) CSS
8 97 (13.20%) .NET
9 84 (11.43%) Middleware
10 81 (11.02%) JDBC
11 74 (10.07%) Hibernate
12 72 (9.80%) Servlets
13 66 (8.98%) Struts
14 59 (8.03%) HTML5
15 56 (7.62%) XSLT
16 48 (6.53%) JMS
17 47 (6.39%) Ajax
18 39 (5.31%) jQuery
19 32 (4.35%) Java EE
20 31 (4.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 145 (19.73%) Computer Science
2 61 (8.30%) Open Source
3 58 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 50 (6.80%) Mathematics
5 38 (5.17%) PKI
6 25 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (3.27%) Physics
7 24 (3.27%) Data Integration
8 20 (2.72%) Artificial Intelligence
9 17 (2.31%) Online Games
10 14 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.50%) Data Conversion
11 11 (1.50%) Kindle
11 11 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (1.09%) SWIFT
12 8 (1.09%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.09%) Web 2.0
13 7 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.82%) EFT
14 6 (0.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 219 (29.80%) UNIX
2 202 (27.48%) Linux
3 75 (10.20%) Windows
4 57 (7.76%) Solaris
5 40 (5.44%) Android
6 39 (5.31%) AIX
7 37 (5.03%) Apple iOS
8 17 (2.31%) CentOS
9 7 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.82%) HPUX
11 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.41%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.14%) zOS
14 1 (0.14%) SUSE
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (21.36%) OO
2 146 (19.86%) Software Engineering
3 122 (16.60%) E-Commerce
4 103 (14.01%) Multithreading
5 91 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (12.24%) SOA
7 66 (8.98%) TDD
8 63 (8.57%) MVC
9 57 (7.76%) Web Development
10 54 (7.35%) ERP
11 49 (6.67%) Scrum
12 47 (6.39%) Service Delivery
13 43 (5.85%) UML
14 37 (5.03%) Workflow
15 36 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (4.49%) Test Scripting
17 29 (3.95%) Mobile Application Development
18 27 (3.67%) Software Testing
19 24 (3.27%) Data Modelling
19 24 (3.27%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 320 (43.54%) SQL
2 210 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 143 (19.46%) C#
4 104 (14.15%) Python
5 98 (13.33%) C
6 97 (13.20%) C++
7 58 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 53 (7.21%) PHP
9 48 (6.53%) Perl
10 34 (4.63%) Bash Shell
11 28 (3.81%) Shell Script
12 23 (3.13%) VB
13 18 (2.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 18 (2.45%) Ruby
14 16 (2.18%) Objective-C
15 15 (2.04%) Scala
16 13 (1.77%) ABAP
16 13 (1.77%) T-SQL
17 11 (1.50%) VBA
18 10 (1.36%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 205 (27.89%) Degree
2 18 (2.45%) SC Cleared
2 18 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.90%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.50%) OCP
4 11 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.68%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.85%) QA
2 27 (3.67%) ISO 8583
3 22 (2.99%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.41%) HDFS
5 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.09%) Tivoli
2 7 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.68%) Puppet
4 3 (0.41%) Control-M
4 3 (0.41%) BMC Performance Manager
5 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.14%) Netcool
6 1 (0.14%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 318 (43.27%) Oracle
2 74 (10.07%) IBM
3 55 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 53 (7.21%) JBoss
5 38 (5.17%) TIBCO
6 24 (3.27%) Google
7 22 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 21 (2.86%) ATG
8 21 (2.86%) SAP
9 20 (2.72%) Adobe
9 20 (2.72%) Demandware
10 18 (2.45%) hybris
11 13 (1.77%) DataCash
12 11 (1.50%) Ogone
12 11 (1.50%) CyberSource
12 11 (1.50%) Perforce
13 10 (1.36%) Sybase
14 9 (1.22%) Endeca
15 7 (0.95%) Tableau
15 7 (0.95%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago