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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 135 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 8 4 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.20% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.21% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 26
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -17.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £39,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
2245 1903 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.73% 95.29% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 1571 2265
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
St Albans - 4 £45,000 -
Watford -8 2 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £36,250 -
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (73.68%) Spring
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Web Development
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Struts
6 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) JSP
8 5 (26.32%) Servlets
8 5 (26.32%) JBoss
8 5 (26.32%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
8 5 (26.32%) Retail
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) JUnit
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) UNIX
9 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
10 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
10 3 (15.79%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.79%) HTML
10 3 (15.79%) Swing
10 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) Liferay
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (10.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Informix
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Log4j
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (73.68%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) Struts
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) JSP
5 5 (26.32%) Servlets
5 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Swing
8 2 (10.53%) JMS
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) XMLBeans
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) Spring Security
8 2 (10.53%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) HPUX
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Web Development
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Content Management
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Sun
3 2 (10.53%) Interwoven
3 2 (10.53%) Perforce
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,0000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago