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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 296 422 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.18% 16.72% 13.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.13% 31.47% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 216 338 247
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
1091 1341 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.60% 53.13% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1096 1013
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 92 £50,000 +11.11% 2
St Albans -21 31 £50,000 - 5
Rickmansworth -1 21 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Hemel Hempstead -1 19 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Borehamwood +13 17 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £40,000 - 2
Royston -3 9 £42,500 +57.40%
Hitchin -1 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Hertford -4 3 £47,500 - 1
Stevenage -20 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Letchworth +17 2 £60,000 +118.18%
Potters Bar +11 2 £60,000 -
Harpenden - 2 £37,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 328 (49.47%) SQL
2 281 (42.38%) Oracle
3 253 (38.16%) JavaScript
4 249 (37.56%) J2EE
5 228 (34.39%) Finance
6 223 (33.63%) XML
7 206 (31.07%) Spring
8 202 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
9 193 (29.11%) HTML
10 176 (26.55%) Linux
11 164 (24.74%) WebSphere
12 152 (22.93%) CSS
13 150 (22.62%) Web Services
14 144 (21.72%) SQL Server
15 135 (20.36%) Hibernate
16 134 (20.21%) E-Commerce
17 128 (19.31%) UNIX
18 127 (19.16%) Windows
19 123 (18.55%) Tomcat
20 122 (18.40%) Software Engineering
20 122 (18.40%) Degree
21 111 (16.74%) .NET
22 107 (16.14%) OO
23 106 (15.99%) JBoss
23 106 (15.99%) C++
24 104 (15.69%) MVC
25 102 (15.38%) IBM
26 97 (14.63%) Retail
27 96 (14.48%) Oracle Database
28 94 (14.18%) DB2

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 164 (24.74%) WebSphere
2 123 (18.55%) Tomcat
3 106 (15.99%) JBoss
4 88 (13.27%) WebLogic
5 73 (11.01%) Apache
6 60 (9.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 45 (6.79%) MQSeries
8 25 (3.77%) CMS
9 23 (3.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 17 (2.56%) IIS
11 13 (1.96%) Tuxedo
11 13 (1.96%) AquaLogic
11 13 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
12 11 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.36%) Drupal
13 9 (1.36%) Apache ServiceMix
14 6 (0.90%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 13 (1.96%) MS Office
2 9 (1.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.45%) SPSS
3 3 (0.45%) CPLEX
4 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (2.26%) Magento
3 6 (0.90%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.60%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.30%) RiskWrite
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.15%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.96%) SaaS
2 6 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.60%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.65%) HTTP
2 23 (3.47%) SSL
3 21 (3.17%) Internet
4 18 (2.71%) FTP
5 17 (2.56%) DNS
6 16 (2.41%) DHCP
6 16 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.66%) IPv4
7 11 (1.66%) Firewall
8 7 (1.06%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.75%) Wireless
10 2 (0.30%) VPN
11 1 (0.15%) SAN
11 1 (0.15%) 3G
11 1 (0.15%) 2G
11 1 (0.15%) SSH
11 1 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.15%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.15%) WinSCP
11 1 (0.15%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 96 (14.48%) Oracle Database
3 94 (14.18%) DB2
4 74 (11.16%) Relational Database
5 60 (9.05%) MySQL
6 49 (7.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 47 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (5.58%) NoSQL
10 29 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
12 25 (3.77%) MongoDB
13 22 (3.32%) DbVisualizer
14 19 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (2.56%) Sybase ASE
16 15 (2.26%) RDBMS
17 13 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
18 11 (1.66%) Couchbase
18 11 (1.66%) Big Data
18 11 (1.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 76 (11.46%) Subversion
2 66 (9.95%) Eclipse
3 65 (9.80%) JUnit
3 65 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 58 (8.75%) Maven
5 47 (7.09%) Ant
6 33 (4.98%) Selenium
7 31 (4.68%) JIRA
8 26 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
8 26 (3.92%) LoadRunner
9 25 (3.77%) Jenkins
10 20 (3.02%) Cucumber
11 17 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (1.51%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.51%) NUnit
13 9 (1.36%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.21%) Rational Application Developer
14 8 (1.21%) WebLogic Workshop
15 7 (1.06%) Toad
15 7 (1.06%) JMeter
General
1 228 (34.39%) Finance
2 97 (14.63%) Retail
3 47 (7.09%) Banking
4 34 (5.13%) Marketing
5 31 (4.68%) Games
6 25 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.41%) Online Betting
8 14 (2.11%) Back Office
9 10 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.21%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.21%) Automotive
11 7 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.60%) Billing
12 4 (0.60%) Front Office
13 3 (0.45%) Advertising
13 3 (0.45%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.45%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 365 (55.05%) Developer
2 226 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 69 (10.41%) Analyst
4 61 (9.20%) Software Developer
5 52 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 51 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 49 (7.39%) Architect
8 38 (5.73%) Development Manager
9 35 (5.28%) Java Software Engineer
10 30 (4.52%) Programmer
10 30 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (4.07%) Consultant
11 27 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 26 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 26 (3.92%) Administrator
13 24 (3.62%) Tester
14 23 (3.47%) Java Programmer
15 22 (3.32%) Lead Developer
15 22 (3.32%) Support Analyst
16 21 (3.17%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (37.56%) J2EE
2 223 (33.63%) XML
3 206 (31.07%) Spring
4 193 (29.11%) HTML
5 152 (22.93%) CSS
6 150 (22.62%) Web Services
7 135 (20.36%) Hibernate
8 111 (16.74%) .NET
9 81 (12.22%) Struts
10 60 (9.05%) Middleware
11 58 (8.75%) JSP
11 58 (8.75%) Java EE
12 57 (8.60%) RESTful
13 55 (8.30%) JSON
14 54 (8.14%) SOAP
15 53 (7.99%) jQuery
16 52 (7.84%) JDBC
17 48 (7.24%) HTML5
18 45 (6.79%) XSLT
19 42 (6.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.86%) Computer Science
2 58 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.24%) Open Source
4 30 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.77%) PKI
6 24 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.02%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.56%) Algorithms
9 16 (2.41%) Online Games
10 13 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.96%) EFT
11 11 (1.66%) Economics
11 11 (1.66%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.36%) Physics
12 9 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.36%) iSeries
13 8 (1.21%) PMI
14 7 (1.06%) Chemistry
14 7 (1.06%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 176 (26.55%) Linux
2 128 (19.31%) UNIX
3 127 (19.16%) Windows
4 38 (5.73%) AIX
5 35 (5.28%) Solaris
6 29 (4.37%) Android
7 27 (4.07%) Apple iOS
8 16 (2.41%) CentOS
9 12 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.51%) HPUX
11 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.15%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (20.21%) E-Commerce
3 122 (18.40%) Software Engineering
4 107 (16.14%) OO
5 104 (15.69%) MVC
6 91 (13.73%) Scrum
7 83 (12.52%) TDD
8 81 (12.22%) SOA
9 80 (12.07%) Multithreading
10 52 (7.84%) Web Development
11 43 (6.49%) OOP
12 37 (5.58%) Enterprise Architecture
12 37 (5.58%) Problem Management
13 34 (5.13%) PRINCE2
13 34 (5.13%) ITIL
13 34 (5.13%) Automated Testing
14 33 (4.98%) Service Delivery
14 33 (4.98%) Mentoring
15 32 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (4.68%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 328 (49.47%) SQL
2 253 (38.16%) JavaScript
3 106 (15.99%) C++
4 78 (11.76%) C
5 77 (11.61%) Python
6 72 (10.86%) PL/SQL
7 59 (8.90%) C#
8 55 (8.30%) PHP
9 44 (6.64%) Perl
10 33 (4.98%) Bash Shell
11 27 (4.07%) T-SQL
12 26 (3.92%) Ruby
13 22 (3.32%) VB
14 21 (3.17%) Shell Script
15 17 (2.56%) VB6
16 16 (2.41%) XPath
17 14 (2.11%) Delphi
18 13 (1.96%) COBOL
19 10 (1.51%) Assembly Language
20 7 (1.06%) AWK
Qualifications
1 122 (18.40%) Degree
2 15 (2.26%) Sun Certification
3 12 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (1.81%) PhD
3 12 (1.81%) ISEB
4 8 (1.21%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.90%) CISM
5 6 (0.90%) CISSP
6 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.30%) MCITP
7 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.30%) MCSE
7 2 (0.30%) MCSA
7 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.52%) QA
2 25 (3.77%) ISO 8583
3 12 (1.81%) SLA
4 8 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.60%) RosettaNet
7 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.30%) WAI
8 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 38 (5.73%) Firmware
2 22 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.06%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.30%) HDFS
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (1.06%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.90%) Puppet
3 4 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.30%) Ansible
4 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.30%) SCCM
4 2 (0.30%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) Control-M
5 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 281 (42.38%) Oracle
2 102 (15.38%) IBM
3 73 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 32 (4.83%) Demandware
5 30 (4.52%) hybris
6 29 (4.37%) HP
6 29 (4.37%) SAP
7 28 (4.22%) ATG
7 28 (4.22%) Red Hat
8 26 (3.92%) Sybase
9 24 (3.62%) VMware
10 21 (3.17%) Sun
11 18 (2.71%) TIBCO
11 18 (2.71%) BEA
12 17 (2.56%) Jaspersoft
13 16 (2.41%) Ogone
14 13 (1.96%) Micro Focus
15 11 (1.66%) Intershop
15 11 (1.66%) Google
16 10 (1.51%) DataCash
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago