The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 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
Java Developer
Rank 18 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 14.55% 11.76% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.00% 11.76% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £40,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin 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
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 90.91% 100.00% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 29
Average salary £45,000 £16,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+172.72% -49.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Hitchin

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Hitchin

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

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Hitchin

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

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

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Struts
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Ant
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (11.11%) JBoss
7 1 (11.11%) Apache
7 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
7 1 (11.11%) Migration

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Struts
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) jBPM
7 1 (11.11%) Java EE
7 1 (11.11%) Drools
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
7 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle