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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 26.15% 38.64% 80.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.59% 56.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £48,750 £39,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.41% +27.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
39 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 60.00% 68.18% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 4
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% +27.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £31,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014, 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%) Oracle
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (55.56%) XML
3 14 (51.85%) Release Management
3 14 (51.85%) Finance
4 12 (44.44%) Spring
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) J2EE
5 11 (40.74%) Middleware
6 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
7 9 (33.33%) UNIX
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) C#
7 9 (33.33%) OO
7 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 8 (29.63%) JBoss
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (18.52%) Apache
9 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 5 (18.52%) CA
9 5 (18.52%) Ant
9 5 (18.52%) Change Management
9 5 (18.52%) Subversion
9 5 (18.52%) Maven
9 5 (18.52%) JIRA
9 5 (18.52%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (11.11%) Tuxedo
4 3 (11.11%) AquaLogic
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Hudson
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Ant
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Environment Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Lead Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Build Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) XML
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (44.44%) Spring
3 11 (40.74%) Middleware
3 11 (40.74%) J2EE
4 10 (37.04%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) Struts
5 3 (11.11%) JSF
5 3 (11.11%) JPA
6 2 (7.41%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) UNIX
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Release Management
3 9 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) Change Control
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) BPEL
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) COBOL
2 3 (11.11%) Delphi
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) VB
2 3 (11.11%) VB6
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) JBoss
3 5 (18.52%) CA
4 3 (11.11%) Micro Focus
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) BEA
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: excellent
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