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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 316 283 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.68% 14.17% 16.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.95% 24.72% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 254 208 368
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £64,888
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 1145 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.67% 57.34% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 866 979 1323
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -12 78 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Hemel Hempstead +13 38 £50,000 +11.11% 4
St Albans +7 29 £45,000 - 1
Stevenage +11 18 £39,250 -12.77% 3
Hitchin -5 17 £48,750 +23.41%
Bishop's Stortford +7 15 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Hertford -10 12 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Royston +2 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Potters Bar -5 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Letchworth -2 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Borehamwood -2 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 315 (44.74%) Oracle
2 314 (44.60%) SQL
3 265 (37.64%) Finance
4 228 (32.39%) UNIX
5 213 (30.26%) J2EE
6 212 (30.11%) Linux
7 193 (27.41%) JavaScript
8 190 (26.99%) Degree
9 156 (22.16%) C#
10 153 (21.73%) XML
11 152 (21.59%) OO
11 152 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
12 148 (21.02%) Retail
12 148 (21.02%) WebSphere
13 135 (19.18%) HTML
14 129 (18.32%) Tomcat
14 129 (18.32%) Computer Science
15 128 (18.18%) Software Engineering
16 126 (17.90%) E-Commerce
17 119 (16.90%) Web Services
18 113 (16.05%) JSP
19 106 (15.06%) Spring
20 101 (14.35%) Multithreading
21 100 (14.20%) .NET
22 99 (14.06%) CSS
23 97 (13.78%) C
23 97 (13.78%) SOA
24 95 (13.49%) Python
24 95 (13.49%) DB2
24 95 (13.49%) WebSphere Application Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 148 (21.02%) WebSphere
2 129 (18.32%) Tomcat
3 95 (13.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 91 (12.93%) WebLogic
5 69 (9.80%) MQSeries
6 60 (8.52%) Apache
7 46 (6.53%) IIS
8 44 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
9 22 (3.13%) GlassFish
9 22 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 22 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 19 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (2.41%) CMS
12 16 (2.27%) Tuxedo
13 7 (0.99%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.99%) Drupal
14 6 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
15 5 (0.71%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.69%) MS Office
3 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.85%) Tridion
3 6 (0.85%) Magento
4 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.57%) RiskWrite
4 4 (0.57%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.43%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.42%) SaaS
2 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.99%) PaaS
2 7 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
3 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.71%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.71%) IaaS
5 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 73 (10.37%) HTTP
2 35 (4.97%) FTP
3 33 (4.69%) Internet
4 18 (2.56%) DHCP
4 18 (2.56%) DNS
5 12 (1.70%) Firewall
6 8 (1.14%) Wireless
6 8 (1.14%) Broadband
7 6 (0.85%) ATM
8 4 (0.57%) LDAP
8 4 (0.57%) SSL
9 2 (0.28%) Network Security
9 2 (0.28%) 4G
10 1 (0.14%) Junos
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (13.49%) DB2
2 92 (13.07%) Relational Database
3 87 (12.36%) SQL Server
4 71 (10.09%) MySQL
5 56 (7.95%) Oracle Database
6 36 (5.11%) Hadoop
7 34 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 34 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 34 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 31 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (3.27%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.41%) MongoDB
12 16 (2.27%) BigTable
13 15 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 15 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (1.99%) Data Mining
14 14 (1.99%) Big Data
15 13 (1.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 67 (9.52%) Subversion
2 63 (8.95%) Eclipse
3 60 (8.52%) Ant
4 57 (8.10%) Maven
5 55 (7.81%) JUnit
6 44 (6.25%) Selenium
7 41 (5.82%) Oracle Forms
8 27 (3.84%) QuickTest Pro
9 26 (3.69%) Jenkins
10 22 (3.13%) JBehave
11 21 (2.98%) Cucumber
12 20 (2.84%) NUnit
13 15 (2.13%) Rational Application Developer
14 14 (1.99%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.99%) Git (software)
15 13 (1.85%) Calabash
15 13 (1.85%) WATIR
15 13 (1.85%) JIRA
15 13 (1.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 11 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 265 (37.64%) Finance
2 148 (21.02%) Retail
3 68 (9.66%) Manufacturing
4 58 (8.24%) Banking
5 42 (5.97%) Games
6 23 (3.27%) Marketing
7 19 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.85%) Online Betting
9 4 (0.57%) Advertising
9 4 (0.57%) Back Office
10 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 311 (44.18%) Developer
2 191 (27.13%) Java Developer
3 101 (14.35%) Analyst
4 87 (12.36%) Architect
5 72 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 66 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 57 (8.10%) Consultant
8 51 (7.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 46 (6.53%) Software Developer
10 43 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
11 41 (5.82%) Java Software Engineer
12 39 (5.54%) Support Analyst
13 34 (4.83%) Junior
14 32 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
14 32 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
14 32 (4.55%) Operations Support Analyst
15 30 (4.26%) Senior Architect
16 28 (3.98%) Programmer
17 24 (3.41%) Administrator
18 23 (3.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (30.26%) J2EE
2 153 (21.73%) XML
3 135 (19.18%) HTML
4 119 (16.90%) Web Services
5 113 (16.05%) JSP
6 106 (15.06%) Spring
7 100 (14.20%) .NET
8 99 (14.06%) CSS
9 85 (12.07%) Middleware
10 83 (11.79%) JDBC
11 73 (10.37%) Servlets
12 66 (9.38%) Hibernate
13 60 (8.52%) Struts
14 44 (6.25%) HTML5
15 43 (6.11%) JMS
16 42 (5.97%) XSLT
17 40 (5.68%) Ajax
18 30 (4.26%) XHTML
19 29 (4.12%) jQuery
19 29 (4.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 129 (18.32%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (8.52%) Open Source
4 49 (6.96%) Mobile App
5 35 (4.97%) Mathematics
6 33 (4.69%) PKI
7 32 (4.55%) Data Integration
8 28 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.98%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (2.84%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.13%) User Experience
12 14 (1.99%) Physics
12 14 (1.99%) Data Conversion
12 14 (1.99%) Online Games
13 10 (1.42%) Web 2.0
14 9 (1.28%) Kindle
15 8 (1.14%) SWIFT
16 6 (0.85%) W3C
17 5 (0.71%) iPhone
17 5 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 228 (32.39%) UNIX
2 212 (30.11%) Linux
3 76 (10.80%) Windows
4 62 (8.81%) Solaris
5 42 (5.97%) AIX
6 35 (4.97%) Android
6 35 (4.97%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.99%) CentOS
8 8 (1.14%) HPUX
9 7 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (21.59%) OO
1 152 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 126 (17.90%) E-Commerce
4 101 (14.35%) Multithreading
5 97 (13.78%) SOA
6 57 (8.10%) MVC
7 54 (7.67%) ERP
8 53 (7.53%) TDD
9 44 (6.25%) UML
10 41 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (5.82%) Web Development
11 39 (5.54%) Test Scripting
11 39 (5.54%) Service Delivery
12 37 (5.26%) Workflow
13 35 (4.97%) Project Management
14 32 (4.55%) Scrum
15 30 (4.26%) Software Testing
16 27 (3.84%) Content Management
17 26 (3.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 314 (44.60%) SQL
2 193 (27.41%) JavaScript
3 156 (22.16%) C#
4 97 (13.78%) C
5 95 (13.49%) Python
6 92 (13.07%) C++
7 58 (8.24%) PL/SQL
8 49 (6.96%) PHP
9 48 (6.82%) Perl
10 39 (5.54%) Bash Shell
11 37 (5.26%) Shell Script
12 25 (3.55%) VB
12 25 (3.55%) Ruby
13 17 (2.41%) Scala
13 17 (2.41%) Objective-C
14 16 (2.27%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.99%) VBA
15 14 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 9 (1.28%) XPath
16 9 (1.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 190 (26.99%) Degree
2 29 (4.12%) SC Cleared
2 29 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.99%) OCP
3 14 (1.99%) Oracle Certification
4 13 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.28%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.83%) QA
2 23 (3.27%) ISO 8583
3 18 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.99%) HDFS
3 5 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.14%) Xen
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (0.99%) Puppet
1 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (0.99%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.57%) Control-M
4 3 (0.43%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 315 (44.74%) Oracle
2 84 (11.93%) IBM
3 60 (8.52%) Microsoft
4 57 (8.10%) JBoss
5 37 (5.26%) TIBCO
6 23 (3.27%) Red Hat
7 22 (3.13%) Google
8 17 (2.41%) SAP
9 14 (1.99%) ATG
9 14 (1.99%) Adobe
9 14 (1.99%) hybris
10 12 (1.70%) Demandware
11 10 (1.42%) Sybase
12 9 (1.28%) DataCash
12 9 (1.28%) Sun
13 8 (1.14%) Perforce
13 8 (1.14%) Interwoven
13 8 (1.14%) HP
13 8 (1.14%) Talend
14 7 (0.99%) Tableau
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £75000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £48000 per annum - Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £65,000 per annum basic + 18% bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum UP to £50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago