The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 14 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 15.38% 1.40% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.48% 1.48% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
155 135 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.36% 94.41% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 153 79 124
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Java Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the St Albans region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in St Albans

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) C++
3 23 (50.00%) J2EE
3 23 (50.00%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) Multithreading
5 21 (45.65%) Computer Science
5 21 (45.65%) C
5 21 (45.65%) C#
5 21 (45.65%) UNIX
5 21 (45.65%) Linux
5 21 (45.65%) Python
5 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
6 16 (34.78%) Spring
6 16 (34.78%) OO
7 15 (32.61%) PL/SQL
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle
8 13 (28.26%) Degree
9 10 (21.74%) QA
10 9 (19.57%) Velocity
10 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
10 9 (19.57%) Physics
11 8 (17.39%) Web Development
11 8 (17.39%) TDD
11 8 (17.39%) Struts
12 7 (15.22%) HTML
12 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.22%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
12 7 (15.22%) Struts2
13 6 (13.04%) WebSphere

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
1 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.52%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.04%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) HBase
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Impala
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) J2EE
2 16 (34.78%) Spring
3 9 (19.57%) Velocity
4 8 (17.39%) Struts
5 7 (15.22%) HTML
5 7 (15.22%) Struts2
6 6 (13.04%) Web Services
6 6 (13.04%) .NET
7 4 (8.70%) HTML5
8 3 (6.52%) DHTML
9 1 (2.17%) EJB
9 1 (2.17%) CSS
9 1 (2.17%) JDBC
9 1 (2.17%) Middleware
9 1 (2.17%) Swing
9 1 (2.17%) JSON
9 1 (2.17%) CSS3
9 1 (2.17%) Google Closure
9 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
2 9 (19.57%) Physics
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) UNIX
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Multithreading
2 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.78%) OO
4 8 (17.39%) Web Development
4 8 (17.39%) TDD
5 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) UML
7 4 (8.70%) Validation
7 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) QMS
8 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (6.52%) OOD
9 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.17%) OOP
9 1 (2.17%) MVC
9 1 (2.17%) Migration
9 1 (2.17%) Scrum
9 1 (2.17%) Information Management
9 1 (2.17%) MapReduce
9 1 (2.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) C++
3 23 (50.00%) SQL
4 21 (45.65%) C
4 21 (45.65%) C#
4 21 (45.65%) Python
5 15 (32.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Google
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