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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 371 271 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.23% 14.12% 15.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.55% 25.78% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 240 213 335
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1015 1051 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.88% 54.77% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 763 850 1303
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +4 125 £46,750 +14.02% 13
Hitchin +1 32 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +11 22 £46,250 +85.00% 4
Hemel Hempstead +9 22 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Rickmansworth +2 22 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Stevenage +6 16 £45,000 +12.50%
St Albans -14 16 £50,000 +12.35% 4
Royston - 11 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth +18 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Borehamwood +7 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertford +5 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Bishop's Stortford +6 2 £25,500 +2.00%
Hoddesdon -1 1 £46,500 +3.33%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 301 (43.25%) Oracle
2 288 (41.38%) SQL
3 248 (35.63%) J2EE
4 229 (32.90%) Finance
5 223 (32.04%) XML
6 218 (31.32%) JavaScript
7 215 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
8 202 (29.02%) Linux
9 197 (28.30%) UNIX
10 164 (23.56%) Web Services
11 163 (23.42%) Degree
12 158 (22.70%) E-Commerce
13 157 (22.56%) WebSphere
14 154 (22.13%) HTML
15 152 (21.84%) C#
16 151 (21.70%) OO
17 150 (21.55%) Spring
18 147 (21.12%) SQL Server
19 146 (20.98%) Software Engineering
20 143 (20.55%) Retail
21 129 (18.53%) CSS
22 119 (17.10%) .NET
23 116 (16.67%) DB2
24 111 (15.95%) IBM
24 111 (15.95%) Hibernate
25 107 (15.37%) Tomcat
26 105 (15.09%) SOA
27 104 (14.94%) Relational Database
28 100 (14.37%) Windows
29 95 (13.65%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 157 (22.56%) WebSphere
2 107 (15.37%) Tomcat
3 95 (13.65%) JBoss
4 87 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 81 (11.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 70 (10.06%) MQSeries
7 39 (5.60%) Apache
8 34 (4.89%) IIS
9 33 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 27 (3.88%) Tuxedo
11 25 (3.59%) IBM HTTP Server
12 24 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
13 22 (3.16%) AquaLogic
14 16 (2.30%) Adobe CQ
15 13 (1.87%) CMS
16 12 (1.72%) Apache Pig
16 12 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
17 11 (1.58%) Apache Solr
18 10 (1.44%) GlassFish
19 9 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 26 (3.74%) MS Office
2 25 (3.59%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.86%) SPSS
4 5 (0.72%) CPLEX
5 2 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.87%) Magento
2 9 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.15%) RiskWrite
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.72%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.29%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.58%) SaaS
5 7 (1.01%) Google Compute Engine
5 7 (1.01%) OpenShift
6 6 (0.86%) PaaS
6 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.72%) Terremark
7 5 (0.72%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.72%) IaaS
8 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.43%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.29%) ElastiCache
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.05%) HTTP
2 31 (4.45%) FTP
3 29 (4.17%) Internet
4 22 (3.16%) SSL
5 20 (2.87%) IPv4
6 16 (2.30%) Firewall
7 13 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.44%) VPN
9 7 (1.01%) DNS
10 6 (0.86%) LAN
10 6 (0.86%) WAN
10 6 (0.86%) SSH
10 6 (0.86%) PuTTY
10 6 (0.86%) WinSCP
11 5 (0.72%) DHCP
12 4 (0.57%) Wireless
13 1 (0.14%) Network Security
13 1 (0.14%) LDAP
13 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 116 (16.67%) DB2
3 104 (14.94%) Relational Database
4 56 (8.05%) MySQL
4 56 (8.05%) Oracle Database
5 49 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
6 38 (5.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 33 (4.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (4.31%) RDBMS
9 28 (4.02%) Hadoop
10 25 (3.59%) NoSQL
11 22 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
11 22 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (3.02%) Big Data
13 15 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (2.01%) Couchbase
15 13 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 84 (12.07%) JUnit
2 67 (9.63%) Subversion
3 65 (9.34%) Maven
4 59 (8.48%) Oracle Forms
5 53 (7.61%) Jenkins
6 46 (6.61%) Selenium
7 45 (6.47%) Eclipse
8 43 (6.18%) Ant
9 38 (5.46%) Git (software)
10 36 (5.17%) JBehave
11 33 (4.74%) Cucumber
12 32 (4.60%) NUnit
13 30 (4.31%) SpecFlow
14 29 (4.17%) JIRA
15 25 (3.59%) QuickTest Pro
16 21 (3.02%) WATIR
16 21 (3.02%) Calabash
17 16 (2.30%) WebDriver
18 13 (1.87%) Hudson
18 13 (1.87%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 229 (32.90%) Finance
2 143 (20.55%) Retail
3 41 (5.89%) Games
4 40 (5.75%) Banking
5 32 (4.60%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.87%) Marketing
7 15 (2.16%) Back Office
8 13 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.72%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.43%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.43%) Russian Language
12 3 (0.43%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 330 (47.41%) Developer
2 190 (27.30%) Java Developer
3 93 (13.36%) Analyst
4 89 (12.79%) Senior Developer
5 78 (11.21%) Architect
6 71 (10.20%) Software Engineer
7 62 (8.91%) Software Developer
8 56 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 45 (6.47%) Consultant
10 44 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
11 39 (5.60%) Java Software Engineer
12 38 (5.46%) Support Analyst
13 34 (4.89%) Java Software Developer
14 26 (3.74%) Junior
15 24 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
15 24 (3.45%) Test Engineer
16 23 (3.30%) Analyst Developer
16 23 (3.30%) Lead Developer
17 22 (3.16%) Senior Software Developer
17 22 (3.16%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (35.63%) J2EE
2 223 (32.04%) XML
3 164 (23.56%) Web Services
4 154 (22.13%) HTML
5 150 (21.55%) Spring
6 129 (18.53%) CSS
7 119 (17.10%) .NET
8 111 (15.95%) Hibernate
9 95 (13.65%) Middleware
10 87 (12.50%) JSP
11 84 (12.07%) RESTful
12 67 (9.63%) Struts
13 63 (9.05%) SOAP
14 61 (8.76%) JDBC
15 58 (8.33%) Servlets
16 57 (8.19%) Java EE
17 48 (6.90%) JMS
18 46 (6.61%) jQuery
19 43 (6.18%) Oracle Fusion
20 40 (5.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 89 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 64 (9.20%) Open Source
3 59 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (7.18%) Management Information System
5 42 (6.03%) Algorithms
6 41 (5.89%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.88%) PKI
8 25 (3.59%) Mathematics
9 22 (3.16%) N-Tier
10 20 (2.87%) Data Integration
11 18 (2.59%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (2.01%) SWIFT
12 14 (2.01%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.58%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.58%) Physics
13 11 (1.58%) Clustering
14 10 (1.44%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.44%) Web 2.0
14 10 (1.44%) Statistics
15 8 (1.15%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 202 (29.02%) Linux
2 197 (28.30%) UNIX
3 100 (14.37%) Windows
4 49 (7.04%) Solaris
5 34 (4.89%) AIX
6 25 (3.59%) Android
7 23 (3.30%) Apple iOS
8 20 (2.87%) HPUX
9 10 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.72%) CentOS
11 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.29%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) zOS
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (22.70%) E-Commerce
3 151 (21.70%) OO
4 146 (20.98%) Software Engineering
5 105 (15.09%) SOA
6 81 (11.64%) MVC
7 77 (11.06%) Multithreading
8 67 (9.63%) TDD
9 59 (8.48%) Scrum
10 47 (6.75%) BDD
11 46 (6.61%) Test Automation
12 41 (5.89%) Waterfall
12 41 (5.89%) UML
12 41 (5.89%) Test Scripting
13 40 (5.75%) Content Management
13 40 (5.75%) Mentoring
14 39 (5.60%) Problem Management
15 36 (5.17%) OOP
16 34 (4.89%) Enterprise Architecture
17 31 (4.45%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 288 (41.38%) SQL
2 218 (31.32%) JavaScript
3 152 (21.84%) C#
4 94 (13.51%) C++
5 83 (11.93%) C
6 75 (10.78%) Python
7 51 (7.33%) PL/SQL
8 40 (5.75%) VB
9 37 (5.32%) Shell Script
10 35 (5.03%) Perl
11 34 (4.89%) Ruby
11 34 (4.89%) Bash Shell
12 28 (4.02%) VB6
13 26 (3.74%) PHP
13 26 (3.74%) Delphi
14 22 (3.16%) COBOL
15 21 (3.02%) XPath
16 18 (2.59%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.72%) Scala
18 8 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 163 (23.42%) Degree
2 25 (3.59%) Sun Certification
3 22 (3.16%) SC Cleared
3 22 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.73%) ISEB
5 18 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.29%) OCP
6 9 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.15%) PhD
8 7 (1.01%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.60%) QA
2 22 (3.16%) ISO 8583
3 12 (1.72%) SLA
3 12 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.29%) WAI
5 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 21 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.44%) Firmware
3 10 (1.44%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.01%) HDFS
4 7 (1.01%) Terminal Server
5 6 (0.86%) Samba
6 5 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (1.87%) Puppet
2 7 (1.01%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.72%) Control-M
4 4 (0.57%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.14%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 301 (43.25%) Oracle
2 111 (15.95%) IBM
3 87 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 39 (5.60%) TIBCO
5 33 (4.74%) hybris
6 31 (4.45%) Demandware
7 29 (4.17%) ATG
8 26 (3.74%) Sun
9 23 (3.30%) Ogone
10 22 (3.16%) BEA
10 22 (3.16%) Micro Focus
10 22 (3.16%) VMware
11 20 (2.87%) Red Hat
11 20 (2.87%) Google
12 18 (2.59%) HP
13 17 (2.44%) DataCash
14 10 (1.44%) Sybase
14 10 (1.44%) SAP
14 10 (1.44%) Cisco
14 10 (1.44%) Interwoven
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago