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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 307 315 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.69% 12.70% 15.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.98% 27.20% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 227 246 240
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
1229 1158 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.79% 46.69% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 982 954
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Watford +3 98 £51,250 +13.88% 3
St Albans -17 32 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Rickmansworth -3 30 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Hemel Hempstead -5 20 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Borehamwood -6 15 £50,000 +25.00%
Stevenage +3 9 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Hertford 0 8 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Royston -2 8 £45,000 +66.66%
Hitchin +9 5 £40,000 -30.43%
Letchworth - 5 £24,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 £57,500 +76.92%
Welwyn - 2 £55,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +2 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Harpenden - 1 £37,500 -
Tring - 1 £58,000 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 344 (54.17%) SQL
2 275 (43.31%) Oracle
3 218 (34.33%) Spring
4 216 (34.02%) JavaScript
5 215 (33.86%) J2EE
6 213 (33.54%) Finance
7 207 (32.60%) Agile Software Development
8 196 (30.87%) XML
9 168 (26.46%) HTML
10 166 (26.14%) Linux
11 149 (23.46%) Tomcat
12 148 (23.31%) WebSphere
13 133 (20.94%) Hibernate
14 132 (20.79%) CSS
15 123 (19.37%) UNIX
16 122 (19.21%) Web Services
17 118 (18.58%) SQL Server
18 116 (18.27%) Oracle Database
19 114 (17.95%) Windows
20 104 (16.38%) Software Engineering
21 101 (15.91%) IBM
22 97 (15.28%) MVC
23 96 (15.12%) Degree
24 94 (14.80%) Apache
25 91 (14.33%) PL/SQL
25 91 (14.33%) E-Commerce
26 90 (14.17%) Scrum
27 89 (14.02%) JBoss
28 87 (13.70%) Struts
29 81 (12.76%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (23.46%) Tomcat
2 148 (23.31%) WebSphere
3 94 (14.80%) Apache
4 89 (14.02%) JBoss
5 75 (11.81%) WebLogic
6 52 (8.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 27 (4.25%) Apache ServiceMix
8 25 (3.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 19 (2.99%) MQSeries
9 19 (2.99%) CMS
10 14 (2.20%) IIS
11 13 (2.05%) IBM HTTP Server
12 11 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.42%) Drupal
14 8 (1.26%) Node.js
15 5 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
17 2 (0.31%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (3.31%) MS Office
2 12 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (5.35%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.42%) Magento
3 8 (1.26%) Fredhopper
3 8 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.63%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.16%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.05%) SaaS
2 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.26%) OpenShift
4 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.55%) HTTP
2 24 (3.78%) Internet
3 21 (3.31%) FTP
4 18 (2.83%) DHCP
4 18 (2.83%) DNS
5 17 (2.68%) SSL
6 13 (2.05%) Firewall
7 10 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.10%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.31%) Wireless
10 2 (0.31%) SAN
10 2 (0.31%) SSH
10 2 (0.31%) Telnet
10 2 (0.31%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.16%) Network Security
11 1 (0.16%) LTE
11 1 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.16%) CTI
11 1 (0.16%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 116 (18.27%) Oracle Database
3 73 (11.50%) DB2
4 71 (11.18%) MySQL
5 54 (8.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 51 (8.03%) Relational Database
7 37 (5.83%) NoSQL
8 30 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (4.72%) MongoDB
9 27 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (3.15%) Sybase ASE
10 20 (3.15%) DbVisualizer
11 16 (2.52%) RDBMS
12 15 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.42%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (1.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 75 (11.81%) Eclipse
1 75 (11.81%) Subversion
2 65 (10.24%) JUnit
3 63 (9.92%) Git (software)
4 51 (8.03%) Ant
5 50 (7.87%) Maven
6 45 (7.09%) Selenium
7 30 (4.72%) JIRA
8 24 (3.78%) Cucumber
9 22 (3.46%) HP UFT
9 22 (3.46%) LoadRunner
10 17 (2.68%) Rational Application Developer
10 17 (2.68%) Jenkins
11 13 (2.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 12 (1.89%) WebDriver
13 9 (1.42%) JMeter
14 8 (1.26%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.26%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.26%) NUnit
15 6 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 213 (33.54%) Finance
2 72 (11.34%) Retail
3 34 (5.35%) Games
4 31 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.25%) Banking
6 22 (3.46%) Marketing
7 18 (2.83%) Online Betting
8 10 (1.57%) Advertising
9 9 (1.42%) Billing
9 9 (1.42%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.26%) Automotive
11 6 (0.94%) Back Office
12 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.63%) Front Office
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) French Language
14 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 327 (51.50%) Developer
2 228 (35.91%) Java Developer
3 70 (11.02%) Analyst
4 62 (9.76%) Development Manager
5 49 (7.72%) Software Engineer
6 48 (7.56%) Software Developer
7 36 (5.67%) Architect
8 33 (5.20%) Consultant
9 28 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 27 (4.25%) Programmer
10 27 (4.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 26 (4.09%) Senior Developer
12 25 (3.94%) Administrator
13 23 (3.62%) Tester
14 22 (3.46%) Support Analyst
15 21 (3.31%) Java Programmer
16 20 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
17 19 (2.99%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 19 (2.99%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (34.33%) Spring
2 215 (33.86%) J2EE
3 196 (30.87%) XML
4 168 (26.46%) HTML
5 133 (20.94%) Hibernate
6 132 (20.79%) CSS
7 122 (19.21%) Web Services
8 87 (13.70%) Struts
9 81 (12.76%) .NET
10 59 (9.29%) JSON
11 55 (8.66%) JSP
12 53 (8.35%) HTML5
13 52 (8.19%) JDBC
14 43 (6.77%) CSS3
15 42 (6.61%) jQuery
16 41 (6.46%) Java EE
17 39 (6.14%) XHTML
18 38 (5.98%) XSLT
19 35 (5.51%) SOAP
20 34 (5.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 55 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.25%) Mathematics
4 18 (2.83%) Online Games
4 18 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.73%) PKI
8 10 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.42%) FMCG
9 9 (1.42%) iSeries
10 8 (1.26%) Economics
11 7 (1.10%) Physics
11 7 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.94%) EFT
13 5 (0.79%) NHS
13 5 (0.79%) Chemistry
13 5 (0.79%) Blog
13 5 (0.79%) Xbox
14 4 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 166 (26.14%) Linux
2 123 (19.37%) UNIX
3 114 (17.95%) Windows
4 41 (6.46%) AIX
5 39 (6.14%) Solaris
6 27 (4.25%) Android
7 18 (2.83%) CentOS
8 17 (2.68%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.63%) HPUX
12 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (32.60%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (16.38%) Software Engineering
3 97 (15.28%) MVC
4 91 (14.33%) E-Commerce
5 90 (14.17%) Scrum
6 80 (12.60%) OO
7 79 (12.44%) SOA
8 78 (12.28%) Multithreading
9 74 (11.65%) TDD
10 56 (8.82%) Web Development
11 48 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 43 (6.77%) ITIL
13 41 (6.46%) PRINCE2
14 40 (6.30%) Automated Testing
15 39 (6.14%) Open Source
16 38 (5.98%) Enterprise Architecture
17 36 (5.67%) RUP
17 36 (5.67%) SDLC
18 34 (5.35%) Problem Management
18 34 (5.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 344 (54.17%) SQL
2 216 (34.02%) JavaScript
3 91 (14.33%) PL/SQL
4 81 (12.76%) C++
5 73 (11.50%) Python
6 64 (10.08%) C
7 56 (8.82%) Perl
8 53 (8.35%) PHP
9 52 (8.19%) C#
10 45 (7.09%) Bash Shell
11 21 (3.31%) Ruby
11 21 (3.31%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.52%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.05%) Scala
14 11 (1.73%) XPath
15 8 (1.26%) Embedded C++
16 7 (1.10%) XQuery
16 7 (1.10%) AWK
17 5 (0.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 4 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (15.12%) Degree
2 14 (2.20%) Sun Certification
3 11 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.57%) PhD
5 8 (1.26%) CISSP
5 8 (1.26%) CISM
6 5 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.79%) ISEB
7 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.31%) MCITP
8 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) MCSE
8 2 (0.31%) MCSA
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.31%) RHCE
8 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.35%) QA
2 14 (2.20%) ISO 8583
3 8 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.26%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.26%) SLA
3 8 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.63%) RosettaNet
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (4.41%) Firmware
2 8 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.89%) Puppet
2 8 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.63%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.47%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.31%) SCOM
5 2 (0.31%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 275 (43.31%) Oracle
2 101 (15.91%) IBM
3 55 (8.66%) Microsoft
4 33 (5.20%) SAP
5 27 (4.25%) HP
6 24 (3.78%) Sybase
6 24 (3.78%) Red Hat
7 23 (3.62%) Sun
8 17 (2.68%) Jaspersoft
9 15 (2.36%) Demandware
10 14 (2.20%) Google
10 14 (2.20%) hybris
11 11 (1.73%) ATG
12 10 (1.57%) VMware
13 8 (1.26%) Remedy
13 8 (1.26%) OpenLink
13 8 (1.26%) Intershop
13 8 (1.26%) Endeca
13 8 (1.26%) Adobe
13 8 (1.26%) Intel
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £230 - £420 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonues & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago