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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 316 308 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.97% 13.06% 14.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.65% 28.26% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 266 250 222
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1232 1090 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.57% 46.21% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 898 947
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 1 September 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 1 September 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 82 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Rickmansworth +6 42 £65,000 -23.52% 4
Hemel Hempstead -1 22 £45,000 -21.73% 2
St Albans -18 21 £46,000 +2.22% 3
Hertford +6 11 £67,500 +68.75%
Welwyn Garden City +3 10 £57,500 +76.92% 4
Stevenage +2 10 £32,750 -16.02% 2
Letchworth +8 8 £24,000 -49.47%
Royston -4 8 £45,000 +38.46%
Borehamwood -15 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Hitchin +9 5 £40,000 -17.94%
Tring - 4 £45,000 -
Welwyn - 3 £55,000 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 331 (55.44%) SQL
2 264 (44.22%) Oracle
3 224 (37.52%) Agile Software Development
4 215 (36.01%) Spring
5 197 (33.00%) Finance
6 187 (31.32%) JavaScript
7 179 (29.98%) J2EE
8 167 (27.97%) XML
9 145 (24.29%) Linux
10 140 (23.45%) HTML
11 136 (22.78%) Tomcat
11 136 (22.78%) Hibernate
12 126 (21.11%) Oracle Database
13 122 (20.44%) UNIX
14 121 (20.27%) WebSphere
15 115 (19.26%) Web Services
16 108 (18.09%) CSS
16 108 (18.09%) IBM
17 100 (16.75%) PL/SQL
18 97 (16.25%) SQL Server
19 95 (15.91%) Windows
20 94 (15.75%) MVC
21 92 (15.41%) Software Engineering
22 86 (14.41%) Scrum
23 83 (13.90%) Apache
24 82 (13.74%) Struts
25 81 (13.57%) Multithreading
26 78 (13.07%) OO
27 75 (12.56%) SOA
28 72 (12.06%) .NET

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 136 (22.78%) Tomcat
2 121 (20.27%) WebSphere
3 83 (13.90%) Apache
4 63 (10.55%) WebLogic
5 62 (10.39%) JBoss
6 47 (7.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 31 (5.19%) Apache ServiceMix
8 18 (3.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 17 (2.85%) MQSeries
10 16 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (2.51%) IIS
11 15 (2.51%) CMS
12 14 (2.35%) Node.js
13 13 (2.18%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.50%) Drupal
16 2 (0.34%) ColdFusion
16 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
17 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (4.36%) MS Office
2 7 (1.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.17%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.50%) Magento
4 3 (0.50%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.34%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.84%) OpenShift
3 9 (1.51%) SaaS
4 4 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.72%) HTTP
2 25 (4.19%) FTP
3 22 (3.69%) Internet
4 15 (2.51%) Firewall
5 14 (2.35%) DHCP
5 14 (2.35%) DNS
6 11 (1.84%) SSL
7 5 (0.84%) SSH
7 5 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.84%) Telnet
7 5 (0.84%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.50%) Network Security
9 3 (0.50%) SAN
9 3 (0.50%) Wireless
10 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.17%) VoIP
11 1 (0.17%) CTI
11 1 (0.17%) 3G
11 1 (0.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (21.11%) Oracle Database
2 97 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 66 (11.06%) MySQL
4 60 (10.05%) DB2
5 54 (9.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 43 (7.20%) NoSQL
7 42 (7.04%) Relational Database
8 33 (5.53%) MongoDB
9 29 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (3.35%) Sybase ASE
12 18 (3.02%) DbVisualizer
13 15 (2.51%) Couchbase
13 15 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (2.18%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (1.51%) Data Mart
17 9 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 65 (10.89%) Eclipse
2 63 (10.55%) Git (software)
3 62 (10.39%) Subversion
4 55 (9.21%) JUnit
5 49 (8.21%) Selenium
6 43 (7.20%) Maven
7 39 (6.53%) Ant
8 31 (5.19%) Cucumber
9 30 (5.03%) JIRA
10 29 (4.86%) HP UFT
11 21 (3.52%) LoadRunner
11 21 (3.52%) Jenkins
12 17 (2.85%) Rational Application Developer
13 13 (2.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 12 (2.01%) WebDriver
15 11 (1.84%) NUnit
15 11 (1.84%) SpecFlow
16 9 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
17 8 (1.34%) JMeter
17 8 (1.34%) Gradle
General
1 197 (33.00%) Finance
2 63 (10.55%) Retail
3 29 (4.86%) Games
4 27 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.18%) Banking
6 15 (2.51%) Marketing
7 14 (2.35%) Online Betting
8 10 (1.68%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.51%) Billing
9 9 (1.51%) Advertising
10 8 (1.34%) Automotive
11 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) Front Office
13 2 (0.34%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 299 (50.08%) Developer
2 207 (34.67%) Java Developer
3 64 (10.72%) Development Manager
3 64 (10.72%) Analyst
4 48 (8.04%) Software Engineer
5 36 (6.03%) Software Developer
5 36 (6.03%) Architect
6 33 (5.53%) Consultant
7 29 (4.86%) Senior Developer
8 27 (4.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 25 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (4.19%) Tester
10 24 (4.02%) Java Software Engineer
11 22 (3.69%) Support Analyst
12 21 (3.52%) Programmer
13 18 (3.02%) Administrator
13 18 (3.02%) Web Developer
13 18 (3.02%) Operations Analyst
13 18 (3.02%) Java Consultant
13 18 (3.02%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (36.01%) Spring
2 179 (29.98%) J2EE
3 167 (27.97%) XML
4 140 (23.45%) HTML
5 136 (22.78%) Hibernate
6 115 (19.26%) Web Services
7 108 (18.09%) CSS
8 82 (13.74%) Struts
9 72 (12.06%) .NET
10 56 (9.38%) JSON
11 47 (7.87%) JDBC
12 46 (7.71%) SOAP
13 44 (7.37%) JSP
13 44 (7.37%) HTML5
13 44 (7.37%) REST
14 38 (6.37%) Java EE
15 37 (6.20%) CSS3
15 37 (6.20%) JMS
16 35 (5.86%) XHTML
17 33 (5.53%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 46 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.19%) Mathematics
4 14 (2.35%) Online Games
4 14 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 13 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.51%) FMCG
9 8 (1.34%) iSeries
9 8 (1.34%) Economics
10 6 (1.01%) Xbox
10 6 (1.01%) Physics
10 6 (1.01%) Web 2.0
11 5 (0.84%) Chemistry
11 5 (0.84%) NHS
11 5 (0.84%) Data Conversion
11 5 (0.84%) Blog
12 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.67%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 145 (24.29%) Linux
2 122 (20.44%) UNIX
3 95 (15.91%) Windows
4 42 (7.04%) Solaris
5 37 (6.20%) AIX
6 22 (3.69%) Android
7 14 (2.35%) CentOS
8 11 (1.84%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.01%) HPUX
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (37.52%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (15.75%) MVC
3 92 (15.41%) Software Engineering
4 86 (14.41%) Scrum
5 81 (13.57%) Multithreading
6 78 (13.07%) OO
7 75 (12.56%) SOA
8 69 (11.56%) E-Commerce
9 64 (10.72%) TDD
10 54 (9.05%) Unit Testing
11 50 (8.38%) Web Development
12 41 (6.87%) ITIL
13 40 (6.70%) Automated Testing
13 40 (6.70%) Open Source
14 38 (6.37%) PRINCE2
15 35 (5.86%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (5.70%) RUP
17 33 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (5.03%) BDD
18 30 (5.03%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 331 (55.44%) SQL
2 187 (31.32%) JavaScript
3 100 (16.75%) PL/SQL
4 71 (11.89%) C++
5 65 (10.89%) Python
6 61 (10.22%) C#
7 58 (9.72%) C
8 54 (9.05%) Perl
9 48 (8.04%) Bash Shell
10 40 (6.70%) PHP
11 21 (3.52%) Ruby
12 19 (3.18%) Scala
13 13 (2.18%) XPath
13 13 (2.18%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.68%) Embedded C++
16 7 (1.17%) XQuery
17 5 (0.84%) VB
18 4 (0.67%) Groovy
18 4 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 71 (11.89%) Degree
2 14 (2.35%) Sun Certification
2 14 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.51%) ISEB
4 8 (1.34%) CISSP
4 8 (1.34%) CISM
5 7 (1.17%) PhD
6 5 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.50%) RHCE
9 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.03%) QA
2 14 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.34%) SLA
5 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.50%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 16 (2.68%) Firmware
2 6 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (3.02%) Puppet
2 11 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.17%) Control-M
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 264 (44.22%) Oracle
2 108 (18.09%) IBM
3 46 (7.71%) Microsoft
4 30 (5.03%) SAP
5 24 (4.02%) Sybase
6 19 (3.18%) HP
7 17 (2.85%) Jaspersoft
8 16 (2.68%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.68%) Google
9 15 (2.51%) Sun
10 12 (2.01%) hybris
11 10 (1.68%) Intel
12 9 (1.51%) Talend
13 8 (1.34%) Demandware
13 8 (1.34%) Remedy
14 7 (1.17%) OpenLink
14 7 (1.17%) ATG
14 7 (1.17%) Intershop
14 7 (1.17%) Endeca
14 7 (1.17%) Adobe
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens- equity, pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance total Package £103,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: 7 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Reynolds Catering Supplies
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago