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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 142 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 6 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 1.54% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.62% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 42
Average salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
2182 2412 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.62% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1960 1895
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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 +12 1 £57,500 +27.77%
St Albans -27 1 £44,000 -12.00%
Hitchin - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) Spring
3 17 (68.00%) XML
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (64.00%) Maven
5 15 (60.00%) Degree
6 14 (56.00%) UNIX
6 14 (56.00%) Web Services
6 14 (56.00%) Linux
6 14 (56.00%) OO
7 13 (52.00%) Finance
7 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
7 13 (52.00%) Java EE
7 13 (52.00%) RESTful
8 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
9 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
9 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (44.00%) XSLT
9 11 (44.00%) MVC
9 11 (44.00%) Subversion
9 11 (44.00%) C++
9 11 (44.00%) C
10 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (40.00%) SOAP
10 10 (40.00%) IPv4
11 8 (32.00%) TDD
11 8 (32.00%) JDBC
11 8 (32.00%) JSP
11 8 (32.00%) Servlets

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (24.00%) JBoss
4 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Maven
2 11 (44.00%) Subversion
3 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (24.00%) JUnit
5 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) Spring
2 17 (68.00%) XML
3 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
5 13 (52.00%) Java EE
5 13 (52.00%) RESTful
6 11 (44.00%) XSLT
7 10 (40.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) JDBC
8 8 (32.00%) JSP
8 8 (32.00%) Servlets
8 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
9 7 (28.00%) jQuery
9 7 (28.00%) EJB
9 7 (28.00%) Struts
9 7 (28.00%) XSD
9 7 (28.00%) DOM
9 7 (28.00%) JAXB
9 7 (28.00%) SAX
9 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) UNIX
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) AIX
2 7 (28.00%) HPUX
2 7 (28.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) OO
2 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (44.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) UML
8 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (12.00%) OOD
8 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 3 (12.00%) BPR
9 1 (4.00%) Validation
9 1 (4.00%) QMS
9 1 (4.00%) Information Management
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) C++
3 11 (44.00%) C
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) XPath
6 4 (16.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (28.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
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