The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 107 117 148
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 39 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 0.69% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 19
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £56,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
Senior Java 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
2165 1832 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.58% 96.78% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1399 2424
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -1 16 £45,000 -18.18% 1
St Albans - 11 £50,000 -
Hertford -1 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £50,000 -
Hitchin - 2 £41,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (66.07%) Multithreading
3 35 (62.50%) Degree
4 30 (53.57%) UNIX
4 30 (53.57%) Linux
5 29 (51.79%) C
6 28 (50.00%) C++
6 28 (50.00%) XML
6 28 (50.00%) Spring
6 28 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 27 (48.21%) Maven
8 26 (46.43%) OO
9 25 (44.64%) Hibernate
10 23 (41.07%) Subversion
11 22 (39.29%) Finance
11 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
12 21 (37.50%) Python
13 19 (33.93%) C#
13 19 (33.93%) SQL
13 19 (33.93%) JSP
13 19 (33.93%) Algorithms
14 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
14 18 (32.14%) SOAP
15 16 (28.57%) IPv4
15 16 (28.57%) RESTful
16 15 (26.79%) Web Services
17 14 (25.00%) XSLT
18 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
18 13 (23.21%) JDBC
18 13 (23.21%) Servlets

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) JBoss
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Maven
2 23 (41.07%) Subversion
3 12 (21.43%) Ant
4 6 (10.71%) SoapUI
5 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.57%) Hudson
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) XML
1 28 (50.00%) Spring
2 25 (44.64%) Hibernate
3 19 (33.93%) JSP
4 18 (32.14%) SOAP
5 16 (28.57%) RESTful
6 15 (26.79%) Web Services
7 14 (25.00%) XSLT
8 13 (23.21%) Servlets
8 13 (23.21%) JDBC
9 11 (19.64%) Struts
10 8 (14.29%) XSD
11 6 (10.71%) DOM
11 6 (10.71%) EJB
11 6 (10.71%) JAXB
11 6 (10.71%) SAX
11 6 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (10.71%) JSF
11 6 (10.71%) Java EE
11 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (33.93%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (3.57%) Statistics
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (53.57%) UNIX
1 30 (53.57%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) AIX
2 6 (10.71%) HPUX
2 6 (10.71%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Multithreading
2 26 (46.43%) OO
3 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) MVC
5 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.57%) TDD
8 2 (3.57%) UML
8 2 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) Machine Learning
8 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) Dependency Management
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.79%) MSF
9 1 (1.79%) CRM
9 1 (1.79%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (51.79%) C
3 28 (50.00%) C++
4 21 (37.50%) Python
5 19 (33.93%) SQL
5 19 (33.93%) C#
6 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.71%) XPath
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (62.50%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (10.71%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) VMware
3 2 (3.57%) Fiorano
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Software AG
3 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.57%) webMethods
3 2 (3.57%) IBM
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Temenos
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