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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 22.73% 16.98% 42.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 22.50% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +20.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
10 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 45.45% 75.47% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 21
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +20.25%
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 2 September 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (54.55%) Games
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Google
2 6 (54.55%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (54.55%) Xbox
2 6 (54.55%) Android SDK
2 6 (54.55%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) Algorithms
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Gradle
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Ant
General
1 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (54.55%) Games
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Android Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Build Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Android SDK
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
1 6 (54.55%) Xbox
1 6 (54.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Google
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle