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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 2 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 41.18% 28.13% 38.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.64% 30.00% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
11 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 64.71% 93.75% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 7
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) .NET
4 11 (50.00%) J2EE
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) UML
4 11 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (40.91%) Middleware
6 9 (40.91%) Maven
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 8 (36.36%) Release Management
7 8 (36.36%) Change Control
7 8 (36.36%) Change Management
7 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 8 (36.36%) Ant
8 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
8 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (27.27%) JPA
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 6 (27.27%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (27.27%) Tuxedo
1 6 (27.27%) AquaLogic
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (40.91%) Maven
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Ant
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 4 (18.18%) Hudson
4 4 (18.18%) Gradle
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
6 1 (4.55%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (13.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Build Manager
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Junior
5 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) XML
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) J2EE
3 11 (50.00%) Spring
4 9 (40.91%) Middleware
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
6 6 (27.27%) JSF
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) Struts
6 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 6 (27.27%) JPA
7 4 (18.18%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) Android SDK
9 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Xbox
2 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) UML
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) Release Management
3 8 (36.36%) Change Control
4 6 (27.27%) BPEL
4 6 (27.27%) SOA
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) Android Development
7 3 (13.64%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) COBOL
2 6 (27.27%) Delphi
2 6 (27.27%) VB
2 6 (27.27%) VB6
3 5 (22.73%) C
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) BEA
2 6 (27.27%) Micro Focus
3 3 (13.64%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter