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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 38 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.51% 21.48% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.55% 22.48% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 12
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
168 129 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.41% 95.56% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 159 113 159
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 15 (62.50%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) C++
4 13 (54.17%) OO
4 13 (54.17%) UNIX
4 13 (54.17%) Python
4 13 (54.17%) C
4 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
4 13 (54.17%) Degree
4 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
4 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
4 13 (54.17%) Algorithms
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle
5 9 (37.50%) J2EE
5 9 (37.50%) Spring
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
7 5 (20.83%) QMS
7 5 (20.83%) Information Management
7 5 (20.83%) Spring MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Validation
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) .NET
9 2 (8.33%) MySQL
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) JasperReports
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) J2EE
1 9 (37.50%) Spring
2 5 (20.83%) Spring MVC
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) Struts2
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Struts
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
1 13 (54.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) OO
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
1 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
2 5 (20.83%) QMS
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Validation
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Information Management
3 2 (8.33%) SEO
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) C++
3 13 (54.17%) C
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
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