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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 31 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.25% 1.45% 8.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.58% 1.61% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
167 62 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 96.53% 89.86% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 157 56 178
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) Degree
3 30 (78.95%) C
3 30 (78.95%) C++
3 30 (78.95%) UNIX
3 30 (78.95%) OO
3 30 (78.95%) Python
3 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
3 30 (78.95%) Computer Science
3 30 (78.95%) Multithreading
3 30 (78.95%) Algorithms
4 8 (21.05%) Spring
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) J2EE
6 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) Web Development
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) RESTful
10 1 (2.63%) HTML
10 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.63%) .NET
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
10 1 (2.63%) Sybase
10 1 (2.63%) CSS
10 1 (2.63%) Servlets
10 1 (2.63%) SOAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Spring
2 7 (18.42%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) Struts2
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) LESS
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) Servlets
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) Struts
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Computer Science
1 30 (78.95%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Linux
2 30 (78.95%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) OO
1 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
1 30 (78.95%) Multithreading
2 4 (10.53%) Web Development
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (2.63%) QMS
5 1 (2.63%) Information Management
5 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) MVC
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) C#
3 30 (78.95%) C++
3 30 (78.95%) C
3 30 (78.95%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Sybase