The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 127 133 144
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 20 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.33% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 12
Average salary £46,000 £44,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% -3.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2103 2395 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.12% 96.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1910 2114
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 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 +14 7 £46,000 -3.15%
Hertford - 1 £50,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 22 (70.97%) Spring
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
4 20 (64.52%) Oracle
5 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
6 13 (41.94%) Struts
6 13 (41.94%) Web Services
6 13 (41.94%) .NET
7 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 12 (38.71%) IBM
8 11 (35.48%) XML
8 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
9 9 (29.03%) OO
9 9 (29.03%) CSS
9 9 (29.03%) Manufacturing
10 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Degree
10 8 (25.81%) Struts2
11 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
11 7 (22.58%) C++
11 7 (22.58%) Servlets
11 7 (22.58%) SOAP
11 7 (22.58%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
12 6 (19.35%) XSLT
12 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.13%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) HTTP
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) JasperReports
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Ant
1 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
1 6 (19.35%) Maven
2 5 (16.13%) Log4j
2 5 (16.13%) JUnit
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Manufacturing
3 6 (19.35%) Retail
4 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
4 5 (16.13%) Automotive
5 3 (9.68%) Games
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 22 (70.97%) Spring
3 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
4 13 (41.94%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) Struts
4 13 (41.94%) Web Services
5 11 (35.48%) XML
6 9 (29.03%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) Struts2
8 7 (22.58%) Servlets
8 7 (22.58%) SOAP
9 6 (19.35%) XSLT
10 5 (16.13%) JMS
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) REST
10 5 (16.13%) JSON
10 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 5 (16.13%) XMLBeans
10 5 (16.13%) Ajax
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Economics
1 5 (16.13%) Web 2.0
1 5 (16.13%) iSeries
2 2 (6.45%) Online Gambling
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) HPUX
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Content Management
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) QMS
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
8 1 (3.23%) SOA
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
5 7 (22.58%) C++
6 5 (16.13%) XPath
7 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.45%) C#
9 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Sun
3 5 (16.13%) Interwoven
4 4 (12.90%) OpenLink
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase