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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 15 1
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 29.41% 10.81% 44.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 12.12% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +45.56%
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +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 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 58.82% 89.19% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
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 3 August 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Release Management
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (50.00%) Change Control
3 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Ant
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
5 5 (35.71%) Xbox
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 5 (35.71%) Android SDK
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
5 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Android
5 5 (35.71%) Retail
5 5 (35.71%) Google
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) C
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) Games
5 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Maven
2 7 (50.00%) Ant
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) Gradle
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) Hudson
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Games
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Build Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) Android SDK
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
1 5 (35.71%) Xbox
1 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (50.00%) Release Management
2 7 (50.00%) Change Control
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Android Development
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) CA