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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 313 356 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.04% 13.86% 14.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.03% 28.25% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 229 289 241
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
1158 1260 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.23% 49.07% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1056 938
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 104 £50,000 +5.26% 7
St Albans -15 31 £50,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -1 29 £60,000 +11.62%
Borehamwood +7 17 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 17 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Stevenage -5 9 £33,000 -25.00% 2
Hitchin +5 7 £40,000 -30.43%
Royston -2 7 £42,500 +57.40%
Letchworth +12 6 £24,000 -8.57%
Hertford -1 5 £67,500 +42.10% 2
Harpenden - 2 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 - 3
Potters Bar +13 1 £60,000 -21.31% 1
Bishop's Stortford +5 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Tring - 1 £58,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 344 (52.68%) SQL
2 279 (42.73%) Oracle
3 242 (37.06%) JavaScript
4 238 (36.45%) J2EE
5 231 (35.38%) Finance
6 225 (34.46%) Spring
7 215 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
8 209 (32.01%) XML
9 180 (27.57%) HTML
10 166 (25.42%) WebSphere
11 162 (24.81%) Linux
12 144 (22.05%) CSS
13 141 (21.59%) Tomcat
14 139 (21.29%) Hibernate
15 136 (20.83%) Web Services
16 130 (19.91%) SQL Server
17 121 (18.53%) UNIX
18 119 (18.22%) Windows
19 111 (17.00%) Oracle Database
20 109 (16.69%) MVC
21 108 (16.54%) Software Engineering
22 105 (16.08%) E-Commerce
23 104 (15.93%) Degree
24 103 (15.77%) IBM
24 103 (15.77%) JBoss
25 102 (15.62%) .NET
26 92 (14.09%) Scrum
27 91 (13.94%) Apache
28 90 (13.78%) Retail
29 87 (13.32%) Struts

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 166 (25.42%) WebSphere
2 141 (21.59%) Tomcat
3 103 (15.77%) JBoss
4 91 (13.94%) Apache
5 85 (13.02%) WebLogic
6 56 (8.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 28 (4.29%) MQSeries
8 25 (3.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 21 (3.22%) CMS
9 21 (3.22%) Apache ServiceMix
10 17 (2.60%) IIS
11 14 (2.14%) IBM HTTP Server
12 10 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.38%) Drupal
14 8 (1.23%) Node.js
15 7 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (1.07%) AquaLogic
15 7 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
15 7 (1.07%) Tuxedo
16 4 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (2.91%) MS Office
2 12 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.31%) SPSS
3 2 (0.31%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (5.05%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.53%) Magento
3 8 (1.23%) Fredhopper
4 6 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.61%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.15%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.15%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.14%) SaaS
2 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.07%) OpenShift
4 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.80%) HTTP
2 22 (3.37%) Internet
3 18 (2.76%) FTP
3 18 (2.76%) DHCP
3 18 (2.76%) DNS
4 17 (2.60%) SSL
5 11 (1.68%) Firewall
6 9 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.07%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.61%) IPv4
8 4 (0.61%) Wireless
9 1 (0.15%) 2G
9 1 (0.15%) LTE
9 1 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.15%) 3G
9 1 (0.15%) SAN
9 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (19.91%) SQL Server
2 111 (17.00%) Oracle Database
3 80 (12.25%) DB2
4 64 (9.80%) MySQL
5 55 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 54 (8.27%) Relational Database
7 36 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (5.36%) NoSQL
9 29 (4.44%) MongoDB
10 24 (3.68%) DbVisualizer
10 24 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (2.91%) Sybase ASE
13 15 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (1.99%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.53%) QlikView
18 9 (1.38%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 78 (11.94%) Subversion
2 71 (10.87%) Eclipse
3 62 (9.49%) JUnit
4 61 (9.34%) Git (software)
5 52 (7.96%) Maven
5 52 (7.96%) Ant
6 41 (6.28%) Selenium
7 30 (4.59%) JIRA
8 26 (3.98%) LoadRunner
9 22 (3.37%) HP UFT
10 21 (3.22%) Cucumber
11 18 (2.76%) Jenkins
12 15 (2.30%) Rational Application Developer
13 11 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (1.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 10 (1.53%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.23%) JMeter
16 7 (1.07%) WebLogic Workshop
16 7 (1.07%) Visual Studio
16 7 (1.07%) NUnit
General
1 231 (35.38%) Finance
2 90 (13.78%) Retail
3 34 (5.21%) Games
4 32 (4.90%) Banking
5 30 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.68%) Marketing
7 18 (2.76%) Online Betting
8 10 (1.53%) Advertising
9 9 (1.38%) Billing
9 9 (1.38%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.23%) Back Office
10 8 (1.23%) Automotive
10 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.61%) Front Office
12 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.31%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) Military
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 348 (53.29%) Developer
2 233 (35.68%) Java Developer
3 74 (11.33%) Analyst
4 57 (8.73%) Development Manager
5 50 (7.66%) Software Developer
6 48 (7.35%) Software Engineer
7 41 (6.28%) Architect
8 35 (5.36%) Consultant
9 34 (5.21%) Senior Developer
10 32 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
11 30 (4.59%) Programmer
12 28 (4.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 26 (3.98%) Tester
14 24 (3.68%) Administrator
14 24 (3.68%) Java Programmer
15 22 (3.37%) Support Analyst
16 21 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
17 20 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
17 20 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
18 19 (2.91%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (36.45%) J2EE
2 225 (34.46%) Spring
3 209 (32.01%) XML
4 180 (27.57%) HTML
5 144 (22.05%) CSS
6 139 (21.29%) Hibernate
7 136 (20.83%) Web Services
8 102 (15.62%) .NET
9 87 (13.32%) Struts
10 57 (8.73%) JSP
10 57 (8.73%) JSON
11 54 (8.27%) HTML5
12 52 (7.96%) Java EE
13 51 (7.81%) JDBC
14 49 (7.50%) jQuery
15 46 (7.04%) Middleware
16 41 (6.28%) CSS3
17 40 (6.13%) RESTful
18 38 (5.82%) XSLT
18 38 (5.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 57 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.98%) Mathematics
4 18 (2.76%) Online Games
4 18 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.30%) PKI
7 12 (1.84%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.53%) Physics
9 10 (1.53%) Economics
10 9 (1.38%) FMCG
10 9 (1.38%) iSeries
11 8 (1.23%) PMI
12 7 (1.07%) EFT
12 7 (1.07%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.07%) Chemistry
13 6 (0.92%) Informatics
13 6 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 162 (24.81%) Linux
2 121 (18.53%) UNIX
3 119 (18.22%) Windows
4 41 (6.28%) AIX
5 37 (5.67%) Solaris
6 26 (3.98%) Android
7 20 (3.06%) Apple iOS
8 18 (2.76%) CentOS
9 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.77%) HPUX
12 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (16.69%) MVC
3 108 (16.54%) Software Engineering
4 105 (16.08%) E-Commerce
5 92 (14.09%) Scrum
6 86 (13.17%) SOA
7 84 (12.86%) OO
8 75 (11.49%) Multithreading
9 73 (11.18%) TDD
10 60 (9.19%) Web Development
11 42 (6.43%) Automated Testing
11 42 (6.43%) PRINCE2
11 42 (6.43%) Unit Testing
11 42 (6.43%) SDLC
12 40 (6.13%) ITIL
13 39 (5.97%) Enterprise Architecture
13 39 (5.97%) Open Source
14 35 (5.36%) Service Delivery
14 35 (5.36%) RUP
15 33 (5.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 344 (52.68%) SQL
2 242 (37.06%) JavaScript
3 86 (13.17%) C++
4 81 (12.40%) PL/SQL
5 73 (11.18%) Python
6 63 (9.65%) C
7 54 (8.27%) PHP
8 52 (7.96%) C#
9 51 (7.81%) Perl
10 39 (5.97%) Bash Shell
11 25 (3.83%) Ruby
12 22 (3.37%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.76%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.53%) XPath
14 10 (1.53%) Scala
15 9 (1.38%) VB
16 7 (1.07%) COBOL
16 7 (1.07%) Delphi
16 7 (1.07%) AWK
16 7 (1.07%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (15.93%) Degree
2 17 (2.60%) Sun Certification
3 12 (1.84%) PhD
4 9 (1.38%) ISEB
4 9 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.23%) CISM
5 8 (1.23%) CISSP
6 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.31%) MCSE
6 2 (0.31%) MCSA
6 2 (0.31%) MCITP
6 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.44%) QA
2 18 (2.76%) ISO 8583
3 9 (1.38%) SLA
4 8 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.23%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.61%) RosettaNet
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) WAI
7 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 28 (4.29%) Firmware
2 11 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.31%) HDFS
6 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.23%) Puppet
2 5 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.77%) Data Guard
2 5 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.31%) SCOM
5 2 (0.31%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 279 (42.73%) Oracle
2 103 (15.77%) IBM
3 63 (9.65%) Microsoft
4 35 (5.36%) SAP
5 31 (4.75%) HP
6 27 (4.13%) Sybase
7 25 (3.83%) Red Hat
8 23 (3.52%) Sun
9 19 (2.91%) Demandware
10 17 (2.60%) hybris
10 17 (2.60%) Jaspersoft
11 14 (2.14%) ATG
12 13 (1.99%) VMware
13 12 (1.84%) BEA
14 11 (1.68%) Google
15 10 (1.53%) Adobe
16 9 (1.38%) Business Objects
16 9 (1.38%) Intershop
17 8 (1.23%) Endeca
17 8 (1.23%) TIBCO
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 1 hour ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 to 45000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Airbus
Posted: 4 days ago