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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 136 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 13 5 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.53% 0.26% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.27% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 33
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
2336 1853 2968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.69% 96.56% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1468 2500
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
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 28 November 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 - 7 £42,500 -
Hitchin -15 4 - -
Hertford - 1 £40,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (81.82%) Spring
3 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) Oracle
4 13 (59.09%) Web Services
4 13 (59.09%) XML
4 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
5 11 (50.00%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) Struts
7 9 (40.91%) Servlets
7 9 (40.91%) MySQL
7 9 (40.91%) Retail
7 9 (40.91%) Subversion
8 8 (36.36%) Maven
8 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
8 8 (36.36%) Ant
8 8 (36.36%) HTML
8 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
8 8 (36.36%) XSLT
8 8 (36.36%) Degree
9 7 (31.82%) JSON
9 7 (31.82%) jQuery
9 7 (31.82%) XPath
9 7 (31.82%) REST
9 7 (31.82%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
9 7 (31.82%) UNIX
9 7 (31.82%) HPUX

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 7 (31.82%) MQSeries
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Subversion
2 8 (36.36%) Maven
2 8 (36.36%) Ant
3 7 (31.82%) JUnit
3 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
3 7 (31.82%) Log4j
General
1 9 (40.91%) Retail
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (22.73%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (81.82%) Spring
3 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
3 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 13 (59.09%) XML
4 11 (50.00%) CSS
5 10 (45.45%) Struts
6 9 (40.91%) Servlets
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 8 (36.36%) XSLT
8 7 (31.82%) JMS
8 7 (31.82%) SOAP
8 7 (31.82%) XMLBeans
8 7 (31.82%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) JSON
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 7 (31.82%) REST
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) UNIX
1 7 (31.82%) HPUX
1 7 (31.82%) Solaris
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Content Management
2 7 (31.82%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) XPath
4 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) Sun
2 7 (31.82%) Interwoven