The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 319 320 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.86% 15.13% 16.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.76% 27.00% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 254 232 335
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1149 1185 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.33% 56.03% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 977 954 1207
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
East of England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -3 84 £42,500 +6.25% 9
St Albans -3 29 £45,000 -
Hertford -2 27 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Hemel Hempstead -4 22 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Stevenage +1 15 £45,000 - 1
Rickmansworth +2 11 £70,500 +22.60%
Bishop's Stortford +2 11 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Potters Bar -11 4 £72,500 +11.53%
Hitchin -12 4 £57,500 +45.56%
Welwyn Garden City -6 3 £32,500 -35.00%
Royston - 2 £29,750 - 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 -
Borehamwood -3 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Letchworth -8 1 £47,500 +69.64% 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 332 (44.09%) Oracle
2 331 (43.96%) SQL
3 285 (37.85%) Finance
4 227 (30.15%) J2EE
5 219 (29.08%) UNIX
6 214 (28.42%) JavaScript
7 203 (26.96%) Degree
7 203 (26.96%) Linux
8 162 (21.51%) HTML
9 157 (20.85%) XML
10 153 (20.32%) WebSphere
11 151 (20.05%) OO
12 147 (19.52%) Web Services
13 143 (18.99%) Computer Science
13 143 (18.99%) Software Engineering
14 141 (18.73%) Retail
15 138 (18.33%) Tomcat
16 134 (17.80%) Spring
17 127 (16.87%) E-Commerce
17 127 (16.87%) C#
18 121 (16.07%) JSP
19 114 (15.14%) WebLogic
20 113 (15.01%) DB2
21 110 (14.61%) CSS
22 100 (13.28%) Python
23 99 (13.15%) WebSphere Application Server
24 98 (13.01%) Relational Database
25 96 (12.75%) Middleware
26 93 (12.35%) C++
27 92 (12.22%) Multithreading

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 153 (20.32%) WebSphere
2 138 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 114 (15.14%) WebLogic
4 99 (13.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 81 (10.76%) Apache
6 79 (10.49%) MQSeries
7 45 (5.98%) IBM HTTP Server
8 43 (5.71%) IIS
9 29 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 24 (3.19%) CMS
11 23 (3.05%) GlassFish
12 18 (2.39%) Oracle Workflow
13 12 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (1.46%) Tuxedo
15 6 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.66%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.66%) Drupal
17 4 (0.53%) Liferay
17 4 (0.53%) Node.js
17 4 (0.53%) iPlanet
Applications
1 36 (4.78%) MS Office
2 32 (4.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.93%) Fredhopper
3 6 (0.80%) Magento
3 6 (0.80%) Tridion
4 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.40%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.40%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.06%) SaaS
2 6 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.53%) Responsys
3 4 (0.53%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (10.76%) HTTP
2 39 (5.18%) Internet
2 39 (5.18%) FTP
3 27 (3.59%) DNS
4 23 (3.05%) DHCP
5 10 (1.33%) ATM
5 10 (1.33%) Wireless
6 8 (1.06%) Broadband
7 7 (0.93%) Firewall
8 6 (0.80%) Network Security
8 6 (0.80%) SMS
9 5 (0.66%) 4G
10 4 (0.53%) SSL
10 4 (0.53%) SNMP
10 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.53%) LDAP
11 2 (0.27%) Junos
11 2 (0.27%) NFC
12 1 (0.13%) SMPP
12 1 (0.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.01%) DB2
2 98 (13.01%) Relational Database
3 90 (11.95%) SQL Server
4 74 (9.83%) MySQL
5 59 (7.84%) Oracle Database
6 38 (5.05%) Hadoop
7 36 (4.78%) RDBMS
8 35 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (2.92%) NoSQL
12 21 (2.79%) Informix
13 20 (2.66%) Big Data
14 18 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (1.59%) MongoDB
16 12 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.33%) BigTable
17 10 (1.33%) Data Mining
18 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 87 (11.55%) Eclipse
2 79 (10.49%) Maven
3 61 (8.10%) Subversion
4 58 (7.70%) Ant
5 49 (6.51%) JUnit
6 45 (5.98%) Selenium
7 35 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 29 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (2.26%) Jenkins
10 14 (1.86%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.73%) Git (software)
12 12 (1.59%) NUnit
13 10 (1.33%) JBehave
13 10 (1.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 9 (1.20%) JIRA
15 8 (1.06%) Rational Application Developer
15 8 (1.06%) Mercurial
15 8 (1.06%) RSpec
16 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
17 6 (0.80%) Calabash
General
1 285 (37.85%) Finance
2 141 (18.73%) Retail
3 81 (10.76%) Banking
4 60 (7.97%) Manufacturing
5 42 (5.58%) Games
6 37 (4.91%) Marketing
7 35 (4.65%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.39%) Online Betting
9 16 (2.12%) Advertising
10 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.53%) Automotive
12 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Legal
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 340 (45.15%) Developer
2 214 (28.42%) Java Developer
3 114 (15.14%) Analyst
4 91 (12.08%) Architect
5 83 (11.02%) Senior Developer
6 66 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 56 (7.44%) Software Engineer
8 48 (6.37%) Consultant
9 40 (5.31%) Junior
9 40 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
9 40 (5.31%) Support Analyst
10 39 (5.18%) Programmer
10 39 (5.18%) Software Developer
11 38 (5.05%) Java Software Engineer
12 36 (4.78%) Web Developer
13 34 (4.52%) Operations Analyst
13 34 (4.52%) Operations Support Analyst
13 34 (4.52%) Senior Architect
14 29 (3.85%) Administrator
15 27 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (30.15%) J2EE
2 162 (21.51%) HTML
3 157 (20.85%) XML
4 147 (19.52%) Web Services
5 134 (17.80%) Spring
6 121 (16.07%) JSP
7 110 (14.61%) CSS
8 96 (12.75%) Middleware
9 90 (11.95%) .NET
10 84 (11.16%) JDBC
11 78 (10.36%) Hibernate
12 72 (9.56%) Servlets
12 72 (9.56%) Struts
13 63 (8.37%) XSLT
14 62 (8.23%) HTML5
15 51 (6.77%) JMS
16 44 (5.84%) jQuery
16 44 (5.84%) Ajax
17 33 (4.38%) Java EE
18 29 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 143 (18.99%) Computer Science
2 67 (8.90%) Open Source
3 57 (7.57%) Mobile App
4 54 (7.17%) Mathematics
5 41 (5.44%) PKI
6 24 (3.19%) Physics
7 22 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.66%) Data Integration
9 19 (2.52%) Online Games
10 16 (2.12%) Mobile Payment
11 14 (1.86%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (1.46%) Kindle
14 10 (1.33%) Data Conversion
14 10 (1.33%) SWIFT
15 9 (1.20%) Visualisation
16 8 (1.06%) Web 2.0
17 7 (0.93%) Client/Server
18 6 (0.80%) EFT
18 6 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 219 (29.08%) UNIX
2 203 (26.96%) Linux
3 81 (10.76%) Windows
4 60 (7.97%) Solaris
5 39 (5.18%) AIX
6 37 (4.91%) Android
7 34 (4.52%) Apple iOS
8 19 (2.52%) CentOS
9 7 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.80%) HPUX
11 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.13%) zOS
14 1 (0.13%) SUSE
14 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (20.05%) OO
2 143 (18.99%) Software Engineering
3 127 (16.87%) E-Commerce
4 92 (12.22%) Multithreading
5 91 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (11.29%) SOA
7 73 (9.69%) TDD
8 65 (8.63%) MVC
9 59 (7.84%) Scrum
10 57 (7.57%) Web Development
11 55 (7.30%) ERP
12 54 (7.17%) Service Delivery
13 46 (6.11%) UML
14 35 (4.65%) Workflow
14 35 (4.65%) Test Scripting
15 32 (4.25%) Software Testing
15 32 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
17 26 (3.45%) ITIL
17 26 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 331 (43.96%) SQL
2 214 (28.42%) JavaScript
3 127 (16.87%) C#
4 100 (13.28%) Python
5 93 (12.35%) C++
6 89 (11.82%) C
7 57 (7.57%) PHP
8 54 (7.17%) PL/SQL
9 52 (6.91%) Perl
10 37 (4.91%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 24 (3.19%) VB
13 20 (2.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 18 (2.39%) Ruby
15 13 (1.73%) ABAP
16 12 (1.59%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.59%) T-SQL
17 11 (1.46%) Scala
18 10 (1.33%) VBA
18 10 (1.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 203 (26.96%) Degree
2 20 (2.66%) ISTQB
3 13 (1.73%) SC Cleared
3 13 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.06%) OCP
4 8 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.53%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.40%) ISEB
7 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.11%) QA
2 28 (3.72%) ISO 8583
3 22 (2.92%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.80%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (1.73%) Tivoli
2 7 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.66%) Puppet
4 4 (0.53%) Netcool
4 4 (0.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (0.53%) Control-M
4 4 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (0.40%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 332 (44.09%) Oracle
2 82 (10.89%) IBM
3 56 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 53 (7.04%) JBoss
5 41 (5.44%) TIBCO
6 24 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 22 (2.92%) ATG
8 21 (2.79%) SAP
8 21 (2.79%) Demandware
9 19 (2.52%) Adobe
9 19 (2.52%) Google
9 19 (2.52%) hybris
10 13 (1.73%) DataCash
11 11 (1.46%) Perforce
11 11 (1.46%) Ogone
11 11 (1.46%) CyberSource
12 10 (1.33%) Endeca
12 10 (1.33%) Sybase
13 8 (1.06%) Cisco
14 7 (0.93%) Actuate
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,800 per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 5 days ago