The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 442 357 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.79% 13.46% 13.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.26% 25.87% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 362 288 274
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £25,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1370 1380 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.13% 52.04% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1193 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
East of England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +2 117 £43,500 -3.33% 9
Stevenage +19 52 £39,000 +4.00% 7
St Albans +9 38 £50,000 +16.27% 2
Hertford +4 24 £50,000 - 4
Rickmansworth -5 10 £50,775 +8.03%
Bishop's Stortford -2 9 £32,500 +35.41%
Letchworth -9 9 £37,500 +50.00%
Borehamwood -10 5 £40,500 +5.19% 1
Hitchin +2 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead -4 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Welwyn Garden City +12 2 £46,250 -7.50%
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 - 1
Potters Bar -3 1 - -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 298 (42.33%) SQL
2 290 (41.19%) Oracle
3 242 (34.38%) Finance
4 233 (33.10%) Linux
5 222 (31.53%) J2EE
6 206 (29.26%) Degree
6 206 (29.26%) JavaScript
7 200 (28.41%) UNIX
8 189 (26.85%) HTML
9 166 (23.58%) Web Services
10 140 (19.89%) Spring
11 137 (19.46%) OO
12 136 (19.32%) E-Commerce
13 135 (19.18%) Tomcat
13 135 (19.18%) WebSphere
14 132 (18.75%) Computer Science
15 127 (18.04%) Software Engineering
16 125 (17.76%) XML
17 115 (16.34%) CSS
18 114 (16.19%) Eclipse
19 109 (15.48%) JSP
19 109 (15.48%) Retail
20 108 (15.34%) DB2
21 102 (14.49%) TDD
22 99 (14.06%) Scrum
23 97 (13.78%) Python
24 92 (13.07%) SQL Server
24 92 (13.07%) Maven
24 92 (13.07%) Relational Database
25 88 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 135 (19.18%) Tomcat
1 135 (19.18%) WebSphere
2 87 (12.36%) WebLogic
3 86 (12.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 66 (9.38%) Apache
5 59 (8.38%) MQSeries
6 42 (5.97%) IIS
7 40 (5.68%) IBM HTTP Server
8 22 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 20 (2.84%) CMS
10 14 (1.99%) Drupal
11 9 (1.28%) GlassFish
12 7 (0.99%) Tuxedo
13 5 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.57%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.57%) Node.js
14 4 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.57%) Liferay
15 3 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 42 (5.97%) MS Office
2 22 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.57%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Magento
2 6 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
2 6 (0.85%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.28%) BASE24
3 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.28%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.14%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.98%) SaaS
2 10 (1.42%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.80%) HTTP
2 40 (5.68%) FTP
3 34 (4.83%) Internet
4 22 (3.13%) DNS
5 18 (2.56%) DHCP
6 10 (1.42%) Wireless
7 9 (1.28%) ATM
8 8 (1.14%) Firewall
9 7 (0.99%) Broadband
10 6 (0.85%) SMS
11 5 (0.71%) 4G
11 5 (0.71%) Network Security
11 5 (0.71%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.57%) SNMP
13 3 (0.43%) LAN
13 3 (0.43%) WAN
13 3 (0.43%) VPN
14 2 (0.28%) NFC
14 2 (0.28%) Junos
15 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (15.34%) DB2
2 92 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 92 (13.07%) Relational Database
3 63 (8.95%) MySQL
4 40 (5.68%) RDBMS
5 34 (4.83%) Informix
6 31 (4.40%) Oracle Database
7 28 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (3.55%) Hadoop
9 23 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (2.56%) Big Data
12 17 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (1.14%) Data Mining
16 8 (1.14%) NoSQL
17 7 (0.99%) QlikView
18 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 114 (16.19%) Eclipse
2 92 (13.07%) Maven
3 58 (8.24%) JUnit
4 35 (4.97%) Selenium
5 34 (4.83%) Subversion
6 31 (4.40%) QuickTest Pro
6 31 (4.40%) Ant
7 22 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 19 (2.70%) Mercurial
9 18 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (1.99%) Git (software)
11 12 (1.70%) Rational Application Developer
12 11 (1.56%) Microsoft Blend
13 8 (1.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 7 (0.99%) Visual Studio
15 5 (0.71%) PHPUnit
15 5 (0.71%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.57%) ClearQuest
16 4 (0.57%) ClearCase
16 4 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 242 (34.38%) Finance
2 109 (15.48%) Retail
3 59 (8.38%) Banking
4 51 (7.24%) Manufacturing
5 36 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 33 (4.69%) Games
7 31 (4.40%) Marketing
8 16 (2.27%) Advertising
9 15 (2.13%) Online Betting
10 6 (0.85%) Publishing
11 5 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.57%) Automotive
12 4 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.57%) Avionics
13 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.43%) Back Office
14 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Military
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 323 (45.88%) Developer
2 213 (30.26%) Java Developer
3 120 (17.05%) Analyst
4 71 (10.09%) Senior Developer
5 60 (8.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (7.24%) Consultant
7 50 (7.10%) Junior
7 50 (7.10%) Architect
8 46 (6.53%) Programmer
9 45 (6.39%) Software Engineer
10 40 (5.68%) Support Analyst
11 38 (5.40%) Software Developer
12 36 (5.11%) Java Software Engineer
13 34 (4.83%) Operations Analyst
13 34 (4.83%) Operations Support Analyst
14 33 (4.69%) Web Developer
15 31 (4.40%) Junior Developer
15 31 (4.40%) Java Programmer
16 26 (3.69%) Project Manager
17 25 (3.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (31.53%) J2EE
2 189 (26.85%) HTML
3 166 (23.58%) Web Services
4 140 (19.89%) Spring
5 125 (17.76%) XML
6 115 (16.34%) CSS
7 109 (15.48%) JSP
8 87 (12.36%) Middleware
9 83 (11.79%) Hibernate
10 77 (10.94%) Struts
11 68 (9.66%) HTML5
12 67 (9.52%) .NET
13 66 (9.38%) jQuery
14 61 (8.66%) JDBC
15 57 (8.10%) XSLT
16 43 (6.11%) XHTML
17 39 (5.54%) Java EE
18 37 (5.26%) RESTful
19 36 (5.11%) Servlets
20 34 (4.83%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 132 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 58 (8.24%) Mathematics
3 48 (6.82%) Open Source
4 31 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.27%) Physics
6 22 (3.13%) PKI
7 18 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
8 17 (2.41%) Online Games
9 13 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.56%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.28%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.14%) Informatics
12 8 (1.14%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.85%) EFT
13 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.85%) Kindle
13 6 (0.85%) Social Media
14 5 (0.71%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 233 (33.10%) Linux
2 200 (28.41%) UNIX
3 83 (11.79%) Windows
4 46 (6.53%) Solaris
5 37 (5.26%) AIX
6 16 (2.27%) Android
6 16 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.99%) CentOS
8 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (19.46%) OO
2 136 (19.32%) E-Commerce
3 127 (18.04%) Software Engineering
4 102 (14.49%) TDD
5 99 (14.06%) Scrum
6 88 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (10.09%) MVC
8 60 (8.52%) Multithreading
9 56 (7.95%) SOA
10 45 (6.39%) Service Delivery
10 45 (6.39%) Web Development
11 43 (6.11%) UML
12 38 (5.40%) OOP
13 34 (4.83%) ERP
14 33 (4.69%) Analytics
14 33 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (3.55%) Logistics
16 21 (2.98%) Software Testing
16 21 (2.98%) ITIL
16 21 (2.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 298 (42.33%) SQL
2 206 (29.26%) JavaScript
3 97 (13.78%) Python
4 81 (11.51%) PHP
5 76 (10.80%) C#
5 76 (10.80%) C++
6 70 (9.94%) C
7 60 (8.52%) Perl
8 38 (5.40%) Bash Shell
9 34 (4.83%) VB
10 27 (3.84%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.84%) VBScript
12 17 (2.41%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 14 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 9 (1.28%) ABAP
15 8 (1.14%) VBA
15 8 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.14%) Ruby
16 7 (0.99%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 206 (29.26%) Degree
2 16 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 6 (0.85%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.57%) ISEB
4 4 (0.57%) CISSP
5 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.28%) PMP
6 2 (0.28%) HNC
7 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.26%) QA
2 17 (2.41%) ISO 8583
3 13 (1.85%) SLA
4 12 (1.70%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.57%) Cygwin
3 3 (0.43%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.28%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.57%) Netcool
2 4 (0.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 4 (0.57%) Control-M
2 4 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 290 (41.19%) Oracle
2 75 (10.65%) IBM
3 66 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 60 (8.52%) JBoss
5 26 (3.69%) Google
6 25 (3.55%) TIBCO
7 24 (3.41%) Adobe
8 19 (2.70%) Demandware
9 18 (2.56%) hybris
10 17 (2.41%) SAP
11 15 (2.13%) ATG
12 14 (1.99%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.56%) Perforce
14 10 (1.42%) Sybase
15 9 (1.28%) Endeca
16 7 (0.99%) Tableau
16 7 (0.99%) Actuate
17 6 (0.85%) JD Edwards
17 6 (0.85%) Sun
18 5 (0.71%) Epicor
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Signet Limited
Salary: Competitive salary with benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus x2, up to 30 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 5 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago