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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 31.58% 34.29% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 40.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
13 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 68.42% 85.71% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 2
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 May 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 20 (74.07%) XML
3 19 (70.37%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) J2EE
3 19 (70.37%) Spring
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) Middleware
4 17 (62.96%) UML
4 17 (62.96%) Oracle Database
5 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
6 15 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (55.56%) Hibernate
6 15 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 14 (51.85%) JBoss
8 12 (44.44%) JSF
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (44.44%) AquaLogic
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (44.44%) MVC
8 12 (44.44%) VB6
8 12 (44.44%) BPEL
8 12 (44.44%) Tuxedo
8 12 (44.44%) N-Tier
8 12 (44.44%) SOA
8 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 12 (44.44%) BEA
8 12 (44.44%) Micro Focus

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (51.85%) JBoss
2 12 (44.44%) AquaLogic
2 12 (44.44%) Tuxedo
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Service Bus
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
4 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.41%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle Database
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
3 15 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (33.33%) Maven
3 8 (29.63%) Ant
3 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.81%) Subversion
5 4 (14.81%) Gradle
5 4 (14.81%) Hudson
6 3 (11.11%) JIRA
7 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Analyst Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (44.44%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Build Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Middleware Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) XML
2 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) J2EE
2 19 (70.37%) Spring
3 17 (62.96%) Middleware
4 15 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 15 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (44.44%) JSF
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) Struts
5 12 (44.44%) Web Services
5 12 (44.44%) JPA
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (7.41%) jBPM
7 2 (7.41%) Java EE
7 2 (7.41%) Drools
7 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) UML
3 12 (44.44%) MVC
3 12 (44.44%) BPEL
3 12 (44.44%) SOA
3 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 8 (29.63%) Change Management
4 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 8 (29.63%) Change Control
4 8 (29.63%) Release Management
5 5 (18.52%) SDLC
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) VB6
2 12 (44.44%) COBOL
2 12 (44.44%) Delphi
2 12 (44.44%) VB
3 5 (18.52%) C
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) BEA
2 12 (44.44%) Micro Focus
3 3 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter