The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 279 294 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.55% 13.04% 16.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.29% 26.92% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 235 212 336
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +5.29%
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
838 1092 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.70% 48.43% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 701 893 1099
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 85 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Welwyn Garden City +24 32 £46,500 +16.25%
Hertford +4 19 £32,000 -32.63% 2
Rickmansworth +4 18 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage +12 17 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Hemel Hempstead +11 12 £46,000 +2.22% 4
St Albans +9 12 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Letchworth +4 7 £42,500 -29.16%
Tring - 4 £32,500 -
Royston -5 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Harpenden -8 2 £37,500 - 1
Borehamwood -10 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 266 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (39.34%) SQL
3 165 (28.85%) Finance
3 165 (28.85%) Oracle
4 159 (27.80%) J2EE
5 145 (25.35%) JavaScript
6 128 (22.38%) HTML
7 126 (22.03%) Spring
8 124 (21.68%) Software Engineering
9 121 (21.15%) Scrum
10 117 (20.45%) Web Services
11 110 (19.23%) Unix
12 102 (17.83%) CSS
13 98 (17.13%) Linux
14 97 (16.96%) Degree
15 96 (16.78%) XML
16 95 (16.61%) IBM
16 95 (16.61%) Computer Science
17 94 (16.43%) Tomcat
18 93 (16.26%) Hibernate
19 87 (15.21%) WebSphere
20 84 (14.69%) OO
21 74 (12.94%) C++
21 74 (12.94%) PL/SQL
21 74 (12.94%) Retail
22 69 (12.06%) Git (software)
23 68 (11.89%) E-Commerce
24 65 (11.36%) C#
25 63 (11.01%) QA
26 61 (10.66%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 94 (16.43%) Tomcat
2 87 (15.21%) WebSphere
3 60 (10.49%) Apache
4 45 (7.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 40 (6.99%) WebLogic
6 34 (5.94%) JBoss
7 24 (4.20%) Node.js
8 14 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (2.27%) CMS
10 12 (2.10%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (1.75%) IIS
12 7 (1.22%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.87%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.70%) WordPress
15 3 (0.52%) Jetty
16 2 (0.35%) IBM Domino
16 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.35%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 34 (5.94%) MS Excel
1 34 (5.94%) MS Office
2 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (2.10%) GitHub
5 11 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.05%) OpenShift
7 6 (1.05%) SaaS
8 5 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.87%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.35%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.74%) Internet
2 22 (3.85%) SSL
3 20 (3.50%) FTP
4 17 (2.97%) DNS
4 17 (2.97%) SSH
5 10 (1.75%) Firewall
5 10 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.57%) BIG-IP
6 9 (1.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (1.40%) Telnet
8 7 (1.22%) HTTP
9 5 (0.87%) Intranet
9 5 (0.87%) LDAP
10 4 (0.70%) PuTTY
11 2 (0.35%) Network Security
12 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.66%) Oracle Database
2 46 (8.04%) SQL Server
3 31 (5.42%) MySQL
4 27 (4.72%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.20%) DB2
6 23 (4.02%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.67%) Data Mining
8 18 (3.15%) Big Data
9 16 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.27%) Couchbase
11 11 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.05%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.87%) HBase
14 5 (0.87%) Navicat
14 5 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 69 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 54 (9.44%) Selenium
3 51 (8.92%) Maven
4 49 (8.57%) JIRA
5 42 (7.34%) Jenkins
6 38 (6.64%) JUnit
7 32 (5.59%) Subversion
8 31 (5.42%) HP UFT
9 28 (4.90%) Cucumber
10 23 (4.02%) Eclipse
11 18 (3.15%) LoadRunner
11 18 (3.15%) WebDriver
12 14 (2.45%) Ant
13 13 (2.27%) ClearQuest
14 12 (2.10%) JBehave
14 12 (2.10%) Toad
15 11 (1.92%) Bitbucket
16 9 (1.57%) JIRA Agile
16 9 (1.57%) Rational Application Developer
17 8 (1.40%) gulp
General
1 165 (28.85%) Finance
2 74 (12.94%) Retail
3 35 (6.12%) Banking
4 32 (5.59%) Games
5 13 (2.27%) Arabic Language
5 13 (2.27%) Russian Language
6 11 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.57%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.22%) Electronics
8 7 (1.22%) Marketing
9 5 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Automotive
10 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 274 (47.90%) Developer
2 187 (32.69%) Java Developer
3 72 (12.59%) Analyst
4 51 (8.92%) Software Engineer
4 51 (8.92%) Test Analyst
5 48 (8.39%) Java Engineer
6 43 (7.52%) Consultant
6 43 (7.52%) Software Developer
7 31 (5.42%) Senior Developer
8 28 (4.90%) Applications Support
8 28 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 27 (4.72%) SQL Developer
10 26 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
10 26 (4.55%) Programmer
11 25 (4.37%) Agile Developer
11 25 (4.37%) Agile Java Developer
11 25 (4.37%) Java Programmer
12 24 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (4.20%) Oracle Developer
13 23 (4.02%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (27.80%) J2EE
2 128 (22.38%) HTML
3 126 (22.03%) Spring
4 117 (20.45%) Web Services
5 102 (17.83%) CSS
6 96 (16.78%) XML
7 93 (16.26%) Hibernate
8 55 (9.62%) .NET
9 52 (9.09%) Java EE
10 48 (8.39%) REST
11 47 (8.22%) RESTful
12 43 (7.52%) Middleware
13 42 (7.34%) HTML5
14 41 (7.17%) EJB
14 41 (7.17%) JSP
15 39 (6.82%) Servlets
15 39 (6.82%) SOAP
16 30 (5.24%) Struts
16 30 (5.24%) XHTML
17 29 (5.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 95 (16.61%) Computer Science
2 47 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 27 (4.72%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.15%) Clustering
6 17 (2.97%) Data Integration
7 14 (2.45%) RIA
8 13 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.27%) Physics
9 10 (1.75%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.57%) Fintech
10 9 (1.57%) Robotics
11 7 (1.22%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.05%) iPad
13 5 (0.87%) Life Science
13 5 (0.87%) User Experience
14 4 (0.70%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.52%) Blog
15 3 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 110 (19.23%) Unix
2 98 (17.13%) Linux
3 44 (7.69%) Windows
4 37 (6.47%) Apple iOS
5 29 (5.07%) Android
6 13 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.57%) Solaris
9 6 (1.05%) AIX
10 5 (0.87%) HPUX
11 4 (0.70%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.52%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.17%) pSOS
13 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (21.68%) Software Engineering
3 121 (21.15%) Scrum
4 84 (14.69%) OO
5 68 (11.89%) E-Commerce
6 61 (10.66%) TDD
7 58 (10.14%) SDLC
8 53 (9.27%) MVC
9 47 (8.22%) Waterfall
10 46 (8.04%) BDD
11 42 (7.34%) Mentoring
12 39 (6.82%) UML
13 38 (6.64%) Web Development
14 36 (6.29%) Presales
15 31 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (5.42%) Time Management
16 30 (5.24%) Project Management
17 28 (4.90%) Data Modelling
18 27 (4.72%) Regression Testing
18 27 (4.72%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 225 (39.34%) SQL
2 145 (25.35%) JavaScript
3 74 (12.94%) C++
3 74 (12.94%) PL/SQL
4 65 (11.36%) C#
5 56 (9.79%) Python
6 49 (8.57%) C
7 38 (6.64%) PHP
8 37 (6.47%) Perl
9 36 (6.29%) Shell Script
10 30 (5.24%) Scala
11 24 (4.20%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.45%) Ruby
12 14 (2.45%) VB
13 12 (2.10%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.40%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.05%) ABAP
15 6 (1.05%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.05%) SAPscript
16 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (16.96%) Degree
2 13 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.57%) RHCE
3 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.40%) PhD
5 4 (0.70%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.35%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (11.01%) QA
2 19 (3.32%) SLA
3 12 (2.10%) ISO 8583
4 9 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.57%) SDET
5 3 (0.52%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.17%) HL7
6 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 20 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.57%) Postfix
3 9 (1.57%) qmail
3 9 (1.57%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.70%) Docker
5 3 (0.52%) Firmware
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.35%) XenServer
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 26 (4.55%) Puppet
2 24 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.57%) Plesk
3 9 (1.57%) Salt
4 4 (0.70%) Ansible
4 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 165 (28.85%) Oracle
2 95 (16.61%) IBM
3 60 (10.49%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.50%) HP
4 20 (3.50%) VMware
5 19 (3.32%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.27%) SAP
7 9 (1.57%) F5
7 9 (1.57%) Google
8 6 (1.05%) Adobe
9 5 (0.87%) Interwoven
10 4 (0.70%) ATG
10 4 (0.70%) Blue Martini
10 4 (0.70%) Elastic Path
10 4 (0.70%) JDA
10 4 (0.70%) Pega
10 4 (0.70%) Sun
10 4 (0.70%) WSO2
11 3 (0.52%) hybris
11 3 (0.52%) Splunk
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Checkmate Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits (10% Bonus)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + 25 days holiday + bank holidays + private health + more!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus healthcare pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago