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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 281 368 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.77% 18.37% 14.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.70% 35.42% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 236 240 235
Average salary £47,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
946 1039 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.98% 51.87% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 810 788 872
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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 -3 79 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Welwyn Garden City +7 25 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Stevenage +5 25 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hemel Hempstead -9 14 £53,100 +18.00% 4
Letchworth -3 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hertford +5 12 £45,000 -18.18%
St Albans -7 11 £50,000 -
Potters Bar - 9 £66,500 - 1
Borehamwood -13 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Royston -3 4 £28,000 -37.77%
Rickmansworth -6 4 £65,000 -13.33%
Bishop's Stortford +1 2 £35,000 +37.25%
Hoddesdon - 2 £30,500 -
Tring - 2 £41,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 257 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (44.02%) SQL
3 220 (39.86%) Oracle
4 174 (31.52%) Spring
5 165 (29.89%) Finance
6 157 (28.44%) Web Services
7 145 (26.27%) J2EE
8 143 (25.91%) JavaScript
9 131 (23.73%) Hibernate
10 125 (22.64%) HTML
11 124 (22.46%) Tomcat
12 122 (22.10%) IBM
13 121 (21.92%) Linux
14 111 (20.11%) XML
15 109 (19.75%) WebSphere
16 104 (18.84%) Unix
17 99 (17.93%) Degree
18 97 (17.57%) CSS
19 94 (17.03%) Scrum
20 92 (16.67%) TDD
21 91 (16.49%) Computer Science
22 89 (16.12%) Software Engineering
23 83 (15.04%) OO
24 79 (14.31%) Windows
25 78 (14.13%) Oracle Database
26 76 (13.77%) .NET
26 76 (13.77%) SQL Server
27 74 (13.41%) Java EE
28 73 (13.22%) SOAP
29 68 (12.32%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 124 (22.46%) Tomcat
2 109 (19.75%) WebSphere
3 68 (12.32%) WebLogic
4 65 (11.78%) Apache
5 61 (11.05%) JBoss
6 43 (7.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 41 (7.43%) Node.js
8 29 (5.25%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
10 15 (2.72%) IIS
11 9 (1.63%) MQSeries
12 6 (1.09%) CMS
12 6 (1.09%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.72%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.54%) Jetty
14 3 (0.54%) Liferay
14 3 (0.54%) Mule ESB
14 3 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.36%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 35 (6.34%) MS Office
2 31 (5.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
4 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.99%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (1.99%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.72%) GitHub
7 4 (0.72%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.54%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.36%) SaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.17%) FTP
2 22 (3.99%) SSH
3 21 (3.80%) Internet
4 18 (3.26%) SSL
5 13 (2.36%) DNS
6 11 (1.99%) Telnet
7 9 (1.63%) HTTP
8 8 (1.45%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.54%) Firewall
10 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.18%) LAN
10 1 (0.18%) Network Security
10 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.13%) Oracle Database
2 76 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 53 (9.60%) MySQL
4 36 (6.52%) DB2
5 33 (5.98%) NoSQL
6 31 (5.62%) Relational Database
7 30 (5.43%) Couchbase
8 18 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (2.17%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.45%) Big Data
13 8 (1.45%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.09%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 64 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 56 (10.14%) Selenium
3 50 (9.06%) Jenkins
4 48 (8.70%) Maven
5 41 (7.43%) JUnit
6 36 (6.52%) JIRA
7 33 (5.98%) HP UFT
8 30 (5.43%) Cucumber
9 21 (3.80%) Eclipse
10 18 (3.26%) JMeter
10 18 (3.26%) LoadRunner
11 16 (2.90%) WebDriver
11 16 (2.90%) WebLogic Workshop
12 15 (2.72%) Subversion
13 14 (2.54%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.99%) NUnit
14 11 (1.99%) Toad
15 10 (1.81%) Ant
15 10 (1.81%) Gradle
16 9 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 165 (29.89%) Finance
2 48 (8.70%) Banking
3 45 (8.15%) Retail
4 19 (3.44%) Arabic Language
4 19 (3.44%) Russian Language
5 17 (3.08%) Games
6 8 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.54%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
11 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 289 (52.36%) Developer
2 228 (41.30%) Java Developer
3 63 (11.41%) Analyst
4 54 (9.78%) Java Engineer
5 47 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 34 (6.16%) Test Analyst
7 33 (5.98%) Java Software Developer
8 32 (5.80%) Programmer
9 31 (5.62%) Architect
10 30 (5.43%) Applications Support
10 30 (5.43%) Senior Developer
11 29 (5.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 26 (4.71%) Consultant
12 26 (4.71%) Java Software Engineer
13 24 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
13 24 (4.35%) Java Programmer
13 24 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 22 (3.99%) Oracle Developer
14 22 (3.99%) Software Developer
15 21 (3.80%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (31.52%) Spring
2 157 (28.44%) Web Services
3 145 (26.27%) J2EE
4 131 (23.73%) Hibernate
5 125 (22.64%) HTML
6 111 (20.11%) XML
7 97 (17.57%) CSS
8 76 (13.77%) .NET
9 74 (13.41%) Java EE
10 73 (13.22%) SOAP
11 65 (11.78%) REST
12 50 (9.06%) RESTful
13 45 (8.15%) Middleware
14 43 (7.79%) JMS
15 42 (7.61%) JSP
16 41 (7.43%) HTML5
17 32 (5.80%) XSLT
18 27 (4.89%) LAMP
19 26 (4.71%) JSON
20 25 (4.53%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.49%) Computer Science
2 54 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.16%) Mathematics
4 19 (3.44%) Algorithms
5 13 (2.36%) Physics
6 11 (1.99%) Clustering
6 11 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.81%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.09%) PKI
9 6 (1.09%) Robotics
10 5 (0.91%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.91%) Fintech
10 5 (0.91%) RIA
10 5 (0.91%) SWIFT
11 4 (0.72%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.54%) Xbox
13 2 (0.36%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 121 (21.92%) Linux
2 104 (18.84%) Unix
3 79 (14.31%) Windows
4 38 (6.88%) Apple iOS
5 33 (5.98%) Android
6 18 (3.26%) AIX
6 18 (3.26%) Windows Server
6 18 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.90%) Solaris
8 12 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.54%) HPUX
11 2 (0.36%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.18%) pSOS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.03%) Scrum
3 92 (16.67%) TDD
4 89 (16.12%) Software Engineering
5 83 (15.04%) OO
6 66 (11.96%) MVC
7 53 (9.60%) BDD
8 47 (8.51%) Open Source
9 43 (7.79%) ITIL
10 42 (7.61%) UML
11 36 (6.52%) Presales
12 33 (5.98%) Test Scripting
12 33 (5.98%) Time Management
13 30 (5.43%) OOA/OOD
14 29 (5.25%) Automated Testing
15 28 (5.07%) Mentoring
16 27 (4.89%) SOA
16 27 (4.89%) Unit Testing
17 26 (4.71%) E-Commerce
17 26 (4.71%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 243 (44.02%) SQL
2 143 (25.91%) JavaScript
3 64 (11.59%) C#
4 60 (10.87%) C
5 58 (10.51%) PL/SQL
6 56 (10.14%) C++
7 55 (9.96%) Python
8 48 (8.70%) Perl
9 47 (8.51%) PHP
10 30 (5.43%) Bash Shell
11 26 (4.71%) Shell Script
12 17 (3.08%) Scala
13 15 (2.72%) VB
14 14 (2.54%) T-SQL
15 12 (2.17%) Ruby
16 8 (1.45%) ABAP
16 8 (1.45%) Embedded C++
16 8 (1.45%) Groovy
17 6 (1.09%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.09%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 99 (17.93%) Degree
2 20 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.36%) ISEB
3 13 (2.36%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.36%) PhD
6 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.18%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.24%) QA
2 23 (4.17%) SLA
3 9 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.45%) ISO 8583
4 8 (1.45%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.91%) SEPA
6 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 23 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.99%) Postfix
3 11 (1.99%) qmail
3 11 (1.99%) Sendmail
4 5 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (5.98%) Puppet
2 21 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (1.99%) Plesk
4 3 (0.54%) Ansible
4 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 220 (39.86%) Oracle
2 122 (22.10%) IBM
3 63 (11.41%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 23 (4.17%) VMware
6 13 (2.36%) HP
7 10 (1.81%) SAP
8 9 (1.63%) TIBCO
9 8 (1.45%) Google
10 7 (1.27%) Intel
11 6 (1.09%) Adobe
12 4 (0.72%) hybris
12 4 (0.72%) Talend
12 4 (0.72%) VocaLink
13 3 (0.54%) Fiorano
13 3 (0.54%) Splunk
14 2 (0.36%) ATG
14 2 (0.36%) Kofax
14 2 (0.36%) OpenText
14 2 (0.36%) Sun
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Relocation Package plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Stevenage
Prospectus
Salary: £24472.00 - £27770.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago