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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 367 327 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.20% 15.34% 16.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.11% 29.25% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 247 265 345
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
1076 1118 1374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.35% 52.46% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 832 909 1188
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +2 114 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Hemel Hempstead +10 32 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Welwyn Garden City +16 28 £32,500 -29.72% 1
Rickmansworth +2 23 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Hitchin - 21 £50,000 - 1
St Albans -16 17 £50,000 - 1
Letchworth +20 10 £52,500 +40.00%
Borehamwood +9 10 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Royston - 10 £45,000 -
Stevenage +2 7 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Hertford -3 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bishop's Stortford +3 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 320 (43.42%) SQL
2 318 (43.15%) Oracle
3 274 (37.18%) J2EE
4 258 (35.01%) XML
5 251 (34.06%) JavaScript
6 250 (33.92%) Finance
7 226 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
8 206 (27.95%) Linux
9 188 (25.51%) Web Services
10 184 (24.97%) Spring
11 179 (24.29%) HTML
12 178 (24.15%) Degree
13 174 (23.61%) UNIX
14 173 (23.47%) WebSphere
15 167 (22.66%) E-Commerce
16 166 (22.52%) SQL Server
17 151 (20.49%) Software Engineering
18 149 (20.22%) OO
19 146 (19.81%) CSS
20 137 (18.59%) Hibernate
21 136 (18.45%) Retail
22 133 (18.05%) C#
23 124 (16.82%) Windows
24 123 (16.69%) DB2
24 123 (16.69%) .NET
25 121 (16.42%) JBoss
25 121 (16.42%) Tomcat
25 121 (16.42%) IBM
26 110 (14.93%) Relational Database
27 109 (14.79%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 173 (23.47%) WebSphere
2 121 (16.42%) JBoss
2 121 (16.42%) Tomcat
3 109 (14.79%) WebLogic
4 81 (10.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 72 (9.77%) MQSeries
6 53 (7.19%) Apache
7 28 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 26 (3.53%) IIS
9 24 (3.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 23 (3.12%) Tuxedo
11 22 (2.99%) AquaLogic
12 17 (2.31%) IBM HTTP Server
13 16 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
13 16 (2.17%) CMS
14 14 (1.90%) Apache Solr
14 14 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 12 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (1.22%) Apache Pig
17 8 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.12%) MS Office
3 6 (0.81%) SPSS
4 5 (0.68%) CPLEX
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (2.58%) Magento
2 6 (0.81%) RiskWrite
2 6 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.68%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.14%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.14%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.36%) SaaS
2 10 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (0.95%) OpenShift
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.41%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (0.41%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 62 (8.41%) HTTP
2 32 (4.34%) Internet
3 31 (4.21%) SSL
4 29 (3.93%) FTP
5 21 (2.85%) IPv4
6 18 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.49%) Firewall
8 10 (1.36%) DNS
8 10 (1.36%) VPN
9 8 (1.09%) DHCP
10 6 (0.81%) PuTTY
10 6 (0.81%) WinSCP
10 6 (0.81%) LAN
10 6 (0.81%) WAN
10 6 (0.81%) SSH
11 5 (0.68%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.68%) Wireless
12 1 (0.14%) LDAP
12 1 (0.14%) SAN
12 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (22.52%) SQL Server
2 123 (16.69%) DB2
3 110 (14.93%) Relational Database
4 65 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 63 (8.55%) MySQL
6 44 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
7 41 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 38 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 37 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 31 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (4.07%) RDBMS
12 22 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (2.85%) NoSQL
13 21 (2.85%) Hadoop
14 17 (2.31%) Big Data
15 14 (1.90%) DbVisualizer
15 14 (1.90%) Couchbase
15 14 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.76%) Data Mining
17 10 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 86 (11.67%) JUnit
2 79 (10.72%) Subversion
3 73 (9.91%) Maven
4 61 (8.28%) Eclipse
5 51 (6.92%) Ant
6 50 (6.78%) Git (software)
7 49 (6.65%) Oracle Forms
8 46 (6.24%) Jenkins
9 44 (5.97%) Selenium
10 34 (4.61%) JIRA
11 31 (4.21%) Cucumber
12 29 (3.93%) NUnit
12 29 (3.93%) JBehave
13 26 (3.53%) SpecFlow
14 22 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
15 18 (2.44%) Calabash
15 18 (2.44%) WATIR
16 17 (2.31%) LoadRunner
17 14 (1.90%) Hudson
18 12 (1.63%) WebDriver
General
1 250 (33.92%) Finance
2 136 (18.45%) Retail
3 52 (7.06%) Banking
4 40 (5.43%) Games
5 26 (3.53%) Marketing
6 25 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.44%) Back Office
8 13 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.09%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.41%) Arabic Language
11 3 (0.41%) Russian Language
11 3 (0.41%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 368 (49.93%) Developer
2 220 (29.85%) Java Developer
3 98 (13.30%) Analyst
4 89 (12.08%) Senior Developer
5 77 (10.45%) Architect
6 73 (9.91%) Software Engineer
7 62 (8.41%) Software Developer
8 55 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
9 47 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
10 40 (5.43%) Java Software Engineer
11 37 (5.02%) Support Analyst
12 32 (4.34%) Java Software Developer
12 32 (4.34%) Consultant
13 28 (3.80%) Junior
14 26 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
15 24 (3.26%) Lead Developer
15 24 (3.26%) Analyst Developer
16 23 (3.12%) Junior Developer
16 23 (3.12%) Programmer
17 22 (2.99%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (37.18%) J2EE
2 258 (35.01%) XML
3 188 (25.51%) Web Services
4 184 (24.97%) Spring
5 179 (24.29%) HTML
6 146 (19.81%) CSS
7 137 (18.59%) Hibernate
8 123 (16.69%) .NET
9 98 (13.30%) Middleware
10 90 (12.21%) JSP
11 88 (11.94%) RESTful
12 73 (9.91%) SOAP
12 73 (9.91%) Struts
13 63 (8.55%) Java EE
14 60 (8.14%) Servlets
14 60 (8.14%) JDBC
15 57 (7.73%) jQuery
16 47 (6.38%) XSLT
17 46 (6.24%) JMS
18 45 (6.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.03%) Computer Science
2 71 (9.63%) Open Source
3 67 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (7.19%) Management Information System
5 43 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (4.88%) PKI
7 34 (4.61%) Algorithms
8 28 (3.80%) Mathematics
9 22 (2.99%) N-Tier
10 17 (2.31%) SWIFT
11 14 (1.90%) Visualisation
11 14 (1.90%) Physics
12 13 (1.76%) EFT
13 11 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.49%) Data Integration
14 10 (1.36%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.36%) Web 2.0
14 10 (1.36%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (1.36%) Informatics
15 9 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 206 (27.95%) Linux
2 174 (23.61%) UNIX
3 124 (16.82%) Windows
4 44 (5.97%) Solaris
5 34 (4.61%) AIX
6 28 (3.80%) Android
7 27 (3.66%) Apple iOS
8 20 (2.71%) HPUX
9 10 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.09%) CentOS
11 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.54%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.27%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.14%) zOS
15 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (22.66%) E-Commerce
3 151 (20.49%) Software Engineering
4 149 (20.22%) OO
5 106 (14.38%) SOA
6 93 (12.62%) MVC
7 85 (11.53%) TDD
8 71 (9.63%) Scrum
8 71 (9.63%) Multithreading
9 44 (5.97%) Problem Management
9 44 (5.97%) OOP
9 44 (5.97%) Waterfall
10 42 (5.70%) Test Automation
10 42 (5.70%) Mentoring
11 38 (5.16%) UML
11 38 (5.16%) BDD
12 34 (4.61%) Content Management
12 34 (4.61%) ITIL
12 34 (4.61%) Test Scripting
13 32 (4.34%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 320 (43.42%) SQL
2 251 (34.06%) JavaScript
3 133 (18.05%) C#
4 108 (14.65%) C++
5 83 (11.26%) C
6 79 (10.72%) Python
7 50 (6.78%) PL/SQL
8 37 (5.02%) PHP
8 37 (5.02%) VB
9 36 (4.88%) Perl
10 35 (4.75%) Ruby
11 31 (4.21%) Shell Script
12 28 (3.80%) Bash Shell
12 28 (3.80%) VB6
13 26 (3.53%) Delphi
14 25 (3.39%) T-SQL
15 22 (2.99%) COBOL
15 22 (2.99%) XPath
16 10 (1.36%) Assembly Language
17 8 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 178 (24.15%) Degree
2 20 (2.71%) ISEB
2 20 (2.71%) Sun Certification
3 19 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (1.76%) VCP4
5 12 (1.63%) PhD
6 10 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.36%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.54%) OCP
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCSE
11 2 (0.27%) MCSA
11 2 (0.27%) MCITP
12 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.75%) ISO 8583
2 33 (4.48%) QA
3 18 (2.44%) SLA
4 9 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.27%) WAI
7 1 (0.14%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 26 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.26%) Firmware
3 10 (1.36%) VirtualBox
3 10 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.95%) Terminal Server
6 6 (0.81%) Samba
6 6 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.54%) HDFS
8 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (1.36%) Puppet
2 8 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.27%) SCCM
4 2 (0.27%) SCOM
4 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.27%) Control-M
5 1 (0.14%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.14%) Ansible
5 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 318 (43.15%) Oracle
2 121 (16.42%) IBM
3 88 (11.94%) Microsoft
4 38 (5.16%) TIBCO
5 36 (4.88%) Demandware
6 35 (4.75%) hybris
7 32 (4.34%) ATG
8 29 (3.93%) Sun
8 29 (3.93%) VMware
9 26 (3.53%) Red Hat
10 25 (3.39%) Ogone
11 24 (3.26%) BEA
11 24 (3.26%) HP
12 22 (2.99%) Micro Focus
13 19 (2.58%) DataCash
14 14 (1.90%) SAP
15 12 (1.63%) Google
16 11 (1.49%) Sybase
17 10 (1.36%) Interwoven
17 10 (1.36%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Digital & Creative
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago