The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 60.00% 9.09% 24.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 82.50% 11.11% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Programming Languages Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 72.73% 81.82% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Java
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Java Salary Trend in Hitchin

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 54 (83.08%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (81.54%) Oracle
3 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
4 38 (58.46%) XML
4 38 (58.46%) Spring
5 35 (53.85%) Hibernate
6 34 (52.31%) Finance
7 31 (47.69%) Middleware
7 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
8 29 (44.62%) Oracle Forms
8 29 (44.62%) Oracle Reports
8 29 (44.62%) Oracle Fusion
9 28 (43.08%) J2EE
10 27 (41.54%) .NET
10 27 (41.54%) Struts
10 27 (41.54%) Release Management
11 26 (40.00%) Web Services
11 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
11 26 (40.00%) CSS
12 24 (36.92%) MVC
12 24 (36.92%) JBoss
13 22 (33.85%) Tuxedo
13 22 (33.85%) N-Tier
13 22 (33.85%) SOA
13 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
13 22 (33.85%) BEA
13 22 (33.85%) UML
13 22 (33.85%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (33.85%) VB
13 22 (33.85%) COBOL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (36.92%) JBoss
2 22 (33.85%) Tuxedo
2 22 (33.85%) AquaLogic
2 22 (33.85%) Oracle Service Bus
2 22 (33.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) Apache
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (44.62%) Oracle Reports
3 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (33.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (33.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (33.85%) Oracle Database
3 22 (33.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (44.62%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (15.38%) Ant
3 9 (13.85%) Maven
3 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.77%) Hudson
4 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.77%) JIRA
4 7 (10.77%) Subversion
5 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 34 (52.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) Analyst
3 24 (36.92%) Senior Developer
4 22 (33.85%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (33.85%) Analyst Developer
4 22 (33.85%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 20 (30.77%) Environment Manager
6 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Build Manager
8 6 (9.23%) Junior
8 6 (9.23%) Junior Developer
9 4 (6.15%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Release Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Release Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Environment Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Middleware Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (58.46%) XML
1 38 (58.46%) Spring
2 35 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 31 (47.69%) Middleware
4 29 (44.62%) Oracle Fusion
5 28 (43.08%) J2EE
6 27 (41.54%) Struts
6 27 (41.54%) .NET
7 26 (40.00%) Web Services
7 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 26 (40.00%) CSS
8 22 (33.85%) JSF
8 22 (33.85%) JPA
9 4 (6.15%) JSP
10 3 (4.62%) Ajax
10 3 (4.62%) jQuery
11 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (3.08%) jBPM
11 2 (3.08%) Java EE
11 2 (3.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) UNIX
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (83.08%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) Release Management
3 24 (36.92%) MVC
4 22 (33.85%) UML
4 22 (33.85%) SOA
4 22 (33.85%) BPEL
4 22 (33.85%) Mentoring
5 20 (30.77%) OO
6 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.77%) Change Control
7 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.62%) Web Development
10 2 (3.08%) CRM
10 2 (3.08%) Migration
10 2 (3.08%) Scrum
10 2 (3.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
2 22 (33.85%) VB
2 22 (33.85%) COBOL
2 22 (33.85%) Delphi
2 22 (33.85%) VB6
3 20 (30.77%) C#
4 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.23%) SQL
6 4 (6.15%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Oracle
2 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) BEA
2 22 (33.85%) Micro Focus
3 7 (10.77%) CA
4 1 (1.54%) Twitter
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