The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hitchin region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 16.67% 9.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £63,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 83.33% 36.36% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 19
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Hertfordshire

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 11 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss