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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 393 272 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.58% 14.37% 13.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.22% 25.37% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 261 199 313
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1116 1072 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.09% 56.63% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 875 875 1469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +5 130 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Hitchin +4 35 £37,500 -1.31%
Hemel Hempstead +10 26 £42,500 -8.60% 2
Stevenage +4 22 £41,750 -7.22% 2
Rickmansworth +1 21 £75,000 +22.44% 1
Welwyn Garden City +8 20 £60,000 +140.00% 2
St Albans -17 18 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Hertford +1 10 £48,000 +6.66%
Royston +1 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bishop's Stortford +11 7 £50,000 +122.22%
Letchworth +5 3 £25,500 +13.33%
Hoddesdon +2 2 £38,750 +6.89%
Borehamwood -10 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 287 (40.65%) Oracle
1 287 (40.65%) SQL
2 229 (32.44%) Finance
3 221 (31.30%) UNIX
3 221 (31.30%) J2EE
4 212 (30.03%) Linux
5 201 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (28.19%) XML
7 192 (27.20%) JavaScript
8 191 (27.05%) Degree
9 179 (25.35%) C#
10 163 (23.09%) OO
11 158 (22.38%) Software Engineering
12 148 (20.96%) Retail
13 146 (20.68%) WebSphere
14 145 (20.54%) E-Commerce
15 136 (19.26%) HTML
15 136 (19.26%) Web Services
16 124 (17.56%) SQL Server
17 119 (16.86%) Computer Science
18 118 (16.71%) Spring
19 117 (16.57%) Tomcat
20 114 (16.15%) DB2
21 113 (16.01%) .NET
22 108 (15.30%) IBM
22 108 (15.30%) Relational Database
23 105 (14.87%) SOA
23 105 (14.87%) C++
23 105 (14.87%) Windows
23 105 (14.87%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 146 (20.68%) WebSphere
2 117 (16.57%) Tomcat
3 85 (12.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 79 (11.19%) WebLogic
5 74 (10.48%) JBoss
6 67 (9.49%) MQSeries
7 39 (5.52%) IIS
8 34 (4.82%) Apache
8 34 (4.82%) IBM HTTP Server
9 30 (4.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 23 (3.26%) GlassFish
11 20 (2.83%) Tuxedo
12 16 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
13 14 (1.98%) Adobe CQ
13 14 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
13 14 (1.98%) AquaLogic
14 11 (1.56%) Apache Solr
15 10 (1.42%) Apache Pig
16 8 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
17 7 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (4.53%) MS Office
2 31 (4.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.57%) SPSS
4 3 (0.42%) CPLEX
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
1 14 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.42%) Magento
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.99%) RiskWrite
4 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.57%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.28%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.70%) SaaS
5 9 (1.27%) Google Compute Engine
6 8 (1.13%) PaaS
6 8 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.71%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.71%) IaaS
8 5 (0.71%) Terremark
9 3 (0.42%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.14%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 60 (8.50%) HTTP
2 37 (5.24%) FTP
3 28 (3.97%) Internet
4 18 (2.55%) SSL
5 16 (2.27%) IPv4
5 16 (2.27%) Firewall
6 10 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.42%) VPN
7 6 (0.85%) DNS
7 6 (0.85%) LAN
7 6 (0.85%) WAN
7 6 (0.85%) SSH
7 6 (0.85%) PuTTY
7 6 (0.85%) WinSCP
8 4 (0.57%) DHCP
8 4 (0.57%) LDAP
9 1 (0.14%) Network Security
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.14%) Wireless
9 1 (0.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (17.56%) SQL Server
2 114 (16.15%) DB2
3 108 (15.30%) Relational Database
4 56 (7.93%) MySQL
5 45 (6.37%) Oracle Database
6 42 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
7 35 (4.96%) Hadoop
8 33 (4.67%) RDBMS
8 33 (4.67%) NoSQL
9 28 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (2.55%) MongoDB
12 18 (2.55%) BigTable
13 17 (2.41%) Big Data
14 14 (1.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 14 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (11.61%) JUnit
2 67 (9.49%) Subversion
3 64 (9.07%) Maven
4 52 (7.37%) Oracle Forms
5 51 (7.22%) Selenium
6 50 (7.08%) Jenkins
7 42 (5.95%) JBehave
7 42 (5.95%) Eclipse
7 42 (5.95%) Ant
8 35 (4.96%) NUnit
9 33 (4.67%) Cucumber
10 29 (4.11%) SpecFlow
11 28 (3.97%) Git (software)
11 28 (3.97%) JIRA
12 26 (3.68%) QuickTest Pro
13 24 (3.40%) WATIR
13 24 (3.40%) Calabash
14 20 (2.83%) WebDriver
15 15 (2.12%) Rational Application Developer
16 12 (1.70%) Hudson
General
1 229 (32.44%) Finance
2 148 (20.96%) Retail
3 47 (6.66%) Games
4 46 (6.52%) Banking
5 41 (5.81%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.68%) Marketing
7 11 (1.56%) Back Office
8 9 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.42%) Arabic Language
10 3 (0.42%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.42%) Billing
11 2 (0.28%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 325 (46.03%) Developer
2 189 (26.77%) Java Developer
3 93 (13.17%) Analyst
4 83 (11.76%) Architect
5 81 (11.47%) Senior Developer
6 78 (11.05%) Software Engineer
7 72 (10.20%) Software Developer
8 57 (8.07%) Senior Java Developer
9 48 (6.80%) Consultant
10 45 (6.37%) Solutions Architect
11 43 (6.09%) Support Analyst
12 41 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
13 39 (5.52%) Java Software Developer
14 31 (4.39%) Junior
15 30 (4.25%) Test Engineer
16 28 (3.97%) Senior Software Engineer
17 25 (3.54%) Senior Software Developer
18 24 (3.40%) Operations Analyst
18 24 (3.40%) Operations Support Analyst
19 20 (2.83%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (31.30%) J2EE
2 199 (28.19%) XML
3 136 (19.26%) HTML
3 136 (19.26%) Web Services
4 118 (16.71%) Spring
5 113 (16.01%) .NET
6 105 (14.87%) CSS
7 89 (12.61%) Hibernate
8 88 (12.46%) Middleware
8 88 (12.46%) JSP
9 71 (10.06%) RESTful
10 66 (9.35%) JDBC
11 55 (7.79%) Struts
12 52 (7.37%) Servlets
13 49 (6.94%) Java EE
14 46 (6.52%) JMS
15 41 (5.81%) SOAP
16 40 (5.67%) Ajax
17 36 (5.10%) jQuery
18 35 (4.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 119 (16.86%) Computer Science
2 65 (9.21%) Open Source
3 62 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (8.22%) Algorithms
5 47 (6.66%) Management Information System
6 41 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.82%) Artificial Intelligence
8 26 (3.68%) Mathematics
8 26 (3.68%) Data Integration
9 23 (3.26%) PKI
10 22 (3.12%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.98%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.84%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.13%) Physics
13 8 (1.13%) Clustering
13 8 (1.13%) Web 2.0
13 8 (1.13%) Statistics
13 8 (1.13%) User Experience
14 6 (0.85%) EFT
14 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 221 (31.30%) UNIX
2 212 (30.03%) Linux
3 105 (14.87%) Windows
4 53 (7.51%) Solaris
5 39 (5.52%) AIX
6 35 (4.96%) Android
7 34 (4.82%) Apple iOS
8 14 (1.98%) HPUX
9 7 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.42%) CentOS
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.28%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (23.09%) OO
3 158 (22.38%) Software Engineering
4 145 (20.54%) E-Commerce
5 105 (14.87%) SOA
6 90 (12.75%) Multithreading
7 65 (9.21%) MVC
7 65 (9.21%) TDD
8 52 (7.37%) BDD
9 50 (7.08%) Test Scripting
10 48 (6.80%) Scrum
11 44 (6.23%) Test Automation
12 41 (5.81%) Content Management
13 38 (5.38%) Waterfall
14 36 (5.10%) Problem Management
15 35 (4.96%) UML
15 35 (4.96%) OOP
16 34 (4.82%) Software Testing
16 34 (4.82%) Enterprise Architecture
17 32 (4.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 287 (40.65%) SQL
2 192 (27.20%) JavaScript
3 179 (25.35%) C#
4 105 (14.87%) C++
5 99 (14.02%) C
6 87 (12.32%) Python
7 49 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 41 (5.81%) Shell Script
8 41 (5.81%) Perl
9 36 (5.10%) PHP
10 35 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 33 (4.67%) Ruby
12 31 (4.39%) VB
13 22 (3.12%) Scala
14 20 (2.83%) VB6
15 18 (2.55%) Objective-C
15 18 (2.55%) Delphi
16 15 (2.12%) XPath
17 14 (1.98%) COBOL
18 12 (1.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 191 (27.05%) Degree
2 28 (3.97%) SC Cleared
2 28 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.97%) Sun Certification
4 14 (1.98%) ISEB
4 14 (1.98%) OCP
4 14 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.85%) PhD
8 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.95%) QA
2 16 (2.27%) ISO 8583
3 12 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.42%) Firmware
4 7 (0.99%) HDFS
5 6 (0.85%) Terminal Server
5 6 (0.85%) Samba
5 6 (0.85%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (1.70%) Puppet
2 8 (1.13%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.71%) Control-M
3 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 287 (40.65%) Oracle
2 108 (15.30%) IBM
3 78 (11.05%) Microsoft
4 37 (5.24%) TIBCO
5 27 (3.82%) hybris
6 26 (3.68%) Sun
7 25 (3.54%) Demandware
8 23 (3.26%) ATG
9 21 (2.97%) Google
10 20 (2.83%) Ogone
11 19 (2.69%) DataCash
12 18 (2.55%) VMware
13 16 (2.27%) BEA
14 14 (1.98%) HP
14 14 (1.98%) Micro Focus
14 14 (1.98%) Red Hat
15 13 (1.84%) Cisco
16 8 (1.13%) Citrix
16 8 (1.13%) Interwoven
16 8 (1.13%) CheckPoint
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £470000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ecom Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago