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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 280 330 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.62% 14.20% 17.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.22% 28.62% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 217 254 365
Median salary £48,750 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.72% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
869 1153 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.16% 49.61% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 697 972 1117
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 £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 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 3 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 +2 87 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Hertford +6 21 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Welwyn Garden City +12 20 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Stevenage +14 18 £40,000 -11.11%
Rickmansworth +1 17 £60,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -1 12 £46,000 +2.22% 2
Letchworth +4 11 £50,000 +11.11%
St Albans +10 9 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Tring - 4 £32,500 -
Potters Bar +1 2 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 258 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (37.64%) SQL
3 168 (30.55%) Finance
4 163 (29.64%) Oracle
5 145 (26.36%) J2EE
6 132 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 129 (23.45%) Spring
8 124 (22.55%) Web Services
9 121 (22.00%) HTML
10 113 (20.55%) Scrum
11 110 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 108 (19.64%) Unix
13 107 (19.45%) Degree
14 106 (19.27%) Tomcat
15 101 (18.36%) Linux
15 101 (18.36%) Computer Science
16 98 (17.82%) CSS
16 98 (17.82%) IBM
17 96 (17.45%) Hibernate
18 90 (16.36%) XML
18 90 (16.36%) WebSphere
19 76 (13.82%) OO
20 74 (13.45%) C++
21 71 (12.91%) Retail
22 69 (12.55%) TDD
23 65 (11.82%) C#
24 64 (11.64%) Selenium
25 63 (11.45%) E-Commerce
26 62 (11.27%) Microsoft
26 62 (11.27%) QA

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
1 106 (19.27%) Tomcat
2 90 (16.36%) WebSphere
3 57 (10.36%) Apache
4 42 (7.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 41 (7.45%) JBoss
5 41 (7.45%) WebLogic
6 22 (4.00%) Node.js
7 15 (2.73%) Apache ServiceMix
7 15 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (2.36%) CMS
9 10 (1.82%) IIS
10 7 (1.27%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.09%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.55%) Jetty
13 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.55%) WordPress
14 2 (0.36%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.36%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 35 (6.36%) MS Office
2 34 (6.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
4 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.36%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.45%) GitHub
6 7 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.09%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.91%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.73%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.55%) SaaS
10 3 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.36%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.36%) Internet
2 20 (3.64%) SSL
3 19 (3.45%) FTP
3 19 (3.45%) SSH
4 16 (2.91%) DNS
5 8 (1.45%) Telnet
6 7 (1.27%) Firewall
6 7 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.09%) BIG-IP
7 6 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (0.91%) HTTP
9 4 (0.73%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.36%) Intranet
10 2 (0.36%) LDAP
10 2 (0.36%) Network Security
11 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.55%) Oracle Database
2 53 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 38 (6.91%) MySQL
4 32 (5.82%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.36%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.82%) Data Mining
7 20 (3.64%) Big Data
7 20 (3.64%) DB2
8 14 (2.55%) Couchbase
9 12 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.45%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.09%) HBase
15 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.73%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 64 (11.64%) Selenium
2 56 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 56 (10.18%) Maven
3 45 (8.18%) JIRA
4 40 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 38 (6.91%) JUnit
6 29 (5.27%) HP UFT
6 29 (5.27%) Subversion
7 24 (4.36%) Cucumber
8 21 (3.82%) WebDriver
9 17 (3.09%) Eclipse
10 16 (2.91%) LoadRunner
11 12 (2.18%) ClearQuest
11 12 (2.18%) Toad
12 11 (2.00%) JBehave
12 11 (2.00%) JMeter
12 11 (2.00%) Mercurial
13 10 (1.82%) Ant
13 10 (1.82%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.82%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 168 (30.55%) Finance
2 71 (12.91%) Retail
3 36 (6.55%) Banking
4 31 (5.64%) Games
5 16 (2.91%) Arabic Language
5 16 (2.91%) Russian Language
6 11 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.09%) Electronics
7 6 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.09%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.55%) Marketing
8 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 254 (46.18%) Developer
2 179 (32.55%) Java Developer
3 68 (12.36%) Analyst
4 53 (9.64%) Java Engineer
5 49 (8.91%) Software Engineer
6 48 (8.73%) Test Analyst
7 40 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 38 (6.91%) Consultant
9 29 (5.27%) Applications Support
10 28 (5.09%) Java Software Engineer
11 26 (4.73%) Java Software Developer
12 25 (4.55%) Agile Developer
12 25 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
12 25 (4.55%) Programmer
13 24 (4.36%) Senior Developer
14 23 (4.18%) SQL Developer
15 22 (4.00%) Graduate
15 22 (4.00%) Java Programmer
16 21 (3.82%) Senior Software Engineer
17 20 (3.64%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (26.36%) J2EE
2 129 (23.45%) Spring
3 124 (22.55%) Web Services
4 121 (22.00%) HTML
5 98 (17.82%) CSS
6 96 (17.45%) Hibernate
7 90 (16.36%) XML
8 56 (10.18%) Java EE
9 55 (10.00%) .NET
10 54 (9.82%) REST
11 47 (8.55%) SOAP
12 43 (7.82%) Middleware
12 43 (7.82%) RESTful
13 36 (6.55%) HTML5
13 36 (6.55%) JSP
14 35 (6.36%) EJB
15 31 (5.64%) Servlets
16 30 (5.45%) XSLT
17 26 (4.73%) JMS
18 24 (4.36%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 101 (18.36%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (8.73%) Mathematics
4 25 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.27%) Physics
6 17 (3.09%) Clustering
6 17 (3.09%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.18%) RIA
8 10 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.64%) Fintech
9 9 (1.64%) Robotics
10 7 (1.27%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.27%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.09%) iPad
12 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.73%) User Experience
13 4 (0.73%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.55%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
15 2 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 108 (19.64%) Unix
2 101 (18.36%) Linux
3 46 (8.36%) Windows
4 45 (8.18%) Apple iOS
5 35 (6.36%) Android
6 14 (2.55%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.64%) AIX
8 9 (1.64%) Solaris
9 5 (0.91%) HPUX
10 4 (0.73%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.55%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.18%) pSOS
12 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (20.55%) Scrum
3 110 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 76 (13.82%) OO
5 69 (12.55%) TDD
6 63 (11.45%) E-Commerce
7 56 (10.18%) MVC
8 49 (8.91%) SDLC
9 47 (8.55%) BDD
10 40 (7.27%) Waterfall
11 38 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 37 (6.73%) Presales
12 37 (6.73%) Time Management
13 36 (6.55%) UML
14 33 (6.00%) Test Automation
14 33 (6.00%) Test Scripting
15 32 (5.82%) ITIL
16 30 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (5.27%) Project Management
18 27 (4.91%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 207 (37.64%) SQL
2 132 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 74 (13.45%) C++
4 65 (11.82%) C#
5 61 (11.09%) PL/SQL
6 55 (10.00%) Python
7 53 (9.64%) C
8 40 (7.27%) Perl
9 39 (7.09%) PHP
10 36 (6.55%) Shell Script
11 32 (5.82%) Scala
12 24 (4.36%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.18%) VB
14 11 (2.00%) Ruby
15 10 (1.82%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.45%) MATLAB
17 6 (1.09%) ABAP
17 6 (1.09%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.09%) SAPscript
18 5 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (19.45%) Degree
2 9 (1.64%) PhD
2 9 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 9 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.09%) RHCE
4 5 (0.91%) ISEB
4 5 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.73%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (11.27%) QA
2 19 (3.45%) SLA
3 9 (1.64%) ISO 8583
3 9 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.27%) SDET
5 3 (0.55%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.00%) Postfix
3 11 (2.00%) qmail
3 11 (2.00%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.73%) Docker
5 3 (0.55%) Firmware
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
1 23 (4.18%) Puppet
2 11 (2.00%) Plesk
3 6 (1.09%) Salt
4 3 (0.55%) Ansible
4 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 163 (29.64%) Oracle
2 98 (17.82%) IBM
3 62 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 22 (4.00%) VMware
5 18 (3.27%) HP
6 11 (2.00%) SAP
7 8 (1.45%) Google
8 6 (1.09%) Adobe
8 6 (1.09%) F5
9 5 (0.91%) Interwoven
10 4 (0.73%) ATG
10 4 (0.73%) Blue Martini
10 4 (0.73%) Elastic Path
10 4 (0.73%) JDA
10 4 (0.73%) Sun
10 4 (0.73%) WSO2
11 3 (0.55%) hybris
11 3 (0.55%) Splunk
11 3 (0.55%) Talend
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Competative Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £64,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexitime, Overtime, Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £47500 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago