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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 324 441 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.25% 17.80% 13.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.40% 32.45% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 249 363 276
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1141 1359 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.20% 54.84% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1099 1152
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 0 102 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Hemel Hempstead -4 25 £45,000 +12.50% 3
St Albans -20 25 £44,000 -12.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City +6 22 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Rickmansworth +1 22 £60,000 +18.16% 1
Royston - 12 £42,500 - 1
Borehamwood +10 10 £50,000 +23.45%
Hitchin 0 10 £55,000 -
Letchworth +17 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Hertford -5 4 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Stevenage -19 3 £45,000 +15.38%
Potters Bar +4 2 £60,000 - 1
Harpenden - 1 £37,500 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 331 (47.15%) SQL
2 299 (42.59%) Oracle
3 274 (39.03%) J2EE
4 257 (36.61%) JavaScript
5 244 (34.76%) XML
5 244 (34.76%) Finance
6 214 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
6 214 (30.48%) Spring
7 190 (27.07%) Linux
8 183 (26.07%) HTML
9 177 (25.21%) Web Services
10 173 (24.64%) WebSphere
11 157 (22.36%) SQL Server
12 153 (21.79%) Degree
13 152 (21.65%) CSS
14 148 (21.08%) E-Commerce
15 147 (20.94%) UNIX
15 147 (20.94%) Software Engineering
16 146 (20.80%) Hibernate
17 132 (18.80%) OO
18 129 (18.38%) Windows
19 122 (17.38%) Tomcat
20 118 (16.81%) IBM
21 117 (16.67%) .NET
22 112 (15.95%) C++
22 112 (15.95%) JBoss
23 109 (15.53%) DB2
24 108 (15.38%) Retail
25 105 (14.96%) MVC
26 101 (14.39%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 173 (24.64%) WebSphere
2 122 (17.38%) Tomcat
3 112 (15.95%) JBoss
4 101 (14.39%) WebLogic
5 75 (10.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 62 (8.83%) Apache
7 61 (8.69%) MQSeries
8 22 (3.13%) CMS
9 20 (2.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 19 (2.71%) IIS
11 16 (2.28%) Tuxedo
11 16 (2.28%) AquaLogic
11 16 (2.28%) Oracle Service Bus
11 16 (2.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (2.14%) IBM HTTP Server
13 12 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (1.57%) Apache Solr
15 9 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (1.14%) Drupal
17 7 (1.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (2.71%) MS Office
2 16 (2.28%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.85%) SPSS
4 5 (0.71%) CPLEX
5 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (2.71%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (1.99%) Magento
3 5 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.57%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.57%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.28%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.28%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.57%) SaaS
2 8 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.71%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 66 (9.40%) HTTP
2 29 (4.13%) SSL
3 28 (3.99%) Internet
4 24 (3.42%) FTP
5 18 (2.56%) IPv4
6 17 (2.42%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.14%) DNS
8 13 (1.85%) DHCP
9 9 (1.28%) Firewall
10 7 (1.00%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.85%) VPN
12 5 (0.71%) Wireless
13 4 (0.57%) SSH
13 4 (0.57%) PuTTY
13 4 (0.57%) WinSCP
14 2 (0.28%) LAN
14 2 (0.28%) WAN
15 1 (0.14%) SAN
15 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 109 (15.53%) DB2
3 90 (12.82%) Oracle Database
4 88 (12.54%) Relational Database
5 55 (7.83%) MySQL
6 45 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 43 (6.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (4.56%) NoSQL
9 32 (4.56%) Oracle Reports
9 32 (4.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.42%) DbVisualizer
12 16 (2.28%) MongoDB
12 16 (2.28%) Hadoop
12 16 (2.28%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (1.99%) Big Data
15 13 (1.85%) Couchbase
16 11 (1.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 79 (11.25%) Subversion
2 77 (10.97%) JUnit
3 69 (9.83%) Maven
4 67 (9.54%) Eclipse
5 61 (8.69%) Git (software)
6 49 (6.98%) Ant
7 36 (5.13%) Selenium
8 35 (4.99%) JIRA
9 33 (4.70%) Oracle Forms
10 29 (4.13%) Jenkins
11 22 (3.13%) Cucumber
12 21 (2.99%) LoadRunner
13 19 (2.71%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (2.14%) JBehave
14 15 (2.14%) NUnit
14 15 (2.14%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.42%) SoapUI
15 10 (1.42%) Toad
16 9 (1.28%) WATIR
16 9 (1.28%) Calabash
General
1 244 (34.76%) Finance
2 108 (15.38%) Retail
3 54 (7.69%) Banking
4 33 (4.70%) Games
5 31 (4.42%) Marketing
6 17 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.99%) Back Office
8 13 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.85%) Online Betting
9 10 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.85%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.85%) Automotive
12 4 (0.57%) Front Office
13 3 (0.43%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.43%) Russian Language
13 3 (0.43%) Billing
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 372 (52.99%) Developer
2 225 (32.05%) Java Developer
3 85 (12.11%) Analyst
4 69 (9.83%) Software Developer
5 67 (9.54%) Senior Developer
6 64 (9.12%) Software Engineer
7 62 (8.83%) Architect
8 41 (5.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 41 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
9 34 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 32 (4.56%) Programmer
10 32 (4.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 28 (3.99%) Support Analyst
12 27 (3.85%) Development Manager
12 27 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
13 25 (3.56%) Consultant
14 24 (3.42%) Administrator
15 23 (3.28%) Lead Developer
15 23 (3.28%) Java Programmer
16 21 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (39.03%) J2EE
2 244 (34.76%) XML
3 214 (30.48%) Spring
4 183 (26.07%) HTML
5 177 (25.21%) Web Services
6 152 (21.65%) CSS
7 146 (20.80%) Hibernate
8 117 (16.67%) .NET
9 79 (11.25%) Struts
9 79 (11.25%) Middleware
10 73 (10.40%) RESTful
11 71 (10.11%) JSP
12 63 (8.97%) SOAP
12 63 (8.97%) Java EE
13 57 (8.12%) JDBC
14 56 (7.98%) jQuery
15 51 (7.26%) JSON
15 51 (7.26%) XSLT
16 49 (6.98%) Servlets
17 44 (6.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 86 (12.25%) Computer Science
2 60 (8.55%) Open Source
2 60 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 33 (4.70%) PKI
5 30 (4.27%) Mathematics
5 30 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (3.28%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.28%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.99%) Physics
9 13 (1.85%) Online Games
9 13 (1.85%) EFT
9 13 (1.85%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.71%) SWIFT
11 11 (1.57%) Economics
11 11 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.28%) Chemistry
12 9 (1.28%) Informatics
12 9 (1.28%) iSeries
13 8 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 190 (27.07%) Linux
2 147 (20.94%) UNIX
3 129 (18.38%) Windows
4 42 (5.98%) Solaris
5 39 (5.56%) AIX
6 26 (3.70%) Android
7 25 (3.56%) Apple iOS
8 16 (2.28%) HPUX
9 13 (1.85%) CentOS
10 12 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.28%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (21.08%) E-Commerce
3 147 (20.94%) Software Engineering
4 132 (18.80%) OO
5 105 (14.96%) MVC
6 91 (12.96%) SOA
7 89 (12.68%) Scrum
8 88 (12.54%) TDD
9 76 (10.83%) Multithreading
10 46 (6.55%) OOP
11 44 (6.27%) Problem Management
12 43 (6.13%) Web Development
13 38 (5.41%) ITIL
14 37 (5.27%) Enterprise Architecture
15 35 (4.99%) Waterfall
16 32 (4.56%) UML
16 32 (4.56%) Mentoring
17 30 (4.27%) Service Delivery
18 29 (4.13%) Automated Testing
19 28 (3.99%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 331 (47.15%) SQL
2 257 (36.61%) JavaScript
3 112 (15.95%) C++
4 86 (12.25%) C#
5 82 (11.68%) C
6 79 (11.25%) Python
7 69 (9.83%) PL/SQL
8 45 (6.41%) PHP
9 40 (5.70%) Perl
10 30 (4.27%) Ruby
10 30 (4.27%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.85%) VB
12 26 (3.70%) T-SQL
13 23 (3.28%) Shell Script
14 22 (3.13%) VB6
15 21 (2.99%) XPath
16 18 (2.56%) Delphi
17 16 (2.28%) COBOL
18 10 (1.42%) Assembly Language
19 9 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 153 (21.79%) Degree
2 18 (2.56%) Sun Certification
3 17 (2.42%) PhD
4 14 (1.99%) ISEB
4 14 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.43%) CISM
6 3 (0.43%) CISSP
7 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.28%) MCSE
7 2 (0.28%) MCSA
7 2 (0.28%) MCITP
7 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.27%) ISO 8583
2 29 (4.13%) QA
3 17 (2.42%) SLA
4 6 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.57%) RosettaNet
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.28%) WAI
7 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
System Software
1 32 (4.56%) Firmware
2 26 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.42%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.43%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.28%) Samba
6 2 (0.28%) HDFS
6 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 7 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (1.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.85%) Puppet
3 2 (0.28%) SCCM
3 2 (0.28%) SCOM
4 1 (0.14%) Control-M
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Ansible
4 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 299 (42.59%) Oracle
2 118 (16.81%) IBM
3 79 (11.25%) Microsoft
4 36 (5.13%) Demandware
5 32 (4.56%) hybris
6 31 (4.42%) ATG
7 28 (3.99%) VMware
7 28 (3.99%) TIBCO
8 26 (3.70%) Sun
9 25 (3.56%) Red Hat
10 24 (3.42%) HP
11 22 (3.13%) Ogone
12 21 (2.99%) SAP
12 21 (2.99%) BEA
13 18 (2.56%) Sybase
14 16 (2.28%) Micro Focus
14 16 (2.28%) DataCash
15 12 (1.71%) Google
16 10 (1.42%) Jaspersoft
17 9 (1.28%) Intershop
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sola Technology Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Stock Options, Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Major Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago