The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.97% 27.01% 14.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.66% 42.53% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 29
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £44,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
121 87 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 67.60% 63.50% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 119 74 88
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Java
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Java Salary Trend in St Albans

Java
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) Oracle
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) C#
4 15 (35.71%) Python
5 14 (33.33%) MySQL
5 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 14 (33.33%) OO
5 14 (33.33%) UNIX
5 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 14 (33.33%) Finance
5 14 (33.33%) Games
6 13 (30.95%) Spring
6 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.95%) C++
6 13 (30.95%) C
6 13 (30.95%) J2EE
6 13 (30.95%) DNS
6 13 (30.95%) Degree
6 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
6 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
6 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
7 12 (28.57%) CentOS
7 12 (28.57%) Online Games
7 12 (28.57%) Online Betting
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 12 (28.57%) DHCP
7 12 (28.57%) HTTP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 12 (28.57%) CMS
2 12 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) DHCP
2 12 (28.57%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) MySQL
2 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.38%) Text Mining
General
1 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
1 14 (33.33%) Games
2 12 (28.57%) Online Betting
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (28.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 12 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (28.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 12 (28.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Administrator
5 9 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) J2EE
1 13 (30.95%) Spring
2 6 (14.29%) Struts
2 6 (14.29%) Struts2
3 5 (11.90%) Spring MVC
4 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
1 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
2 12 (28.57%) Online Games
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) Robotics
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) UNIX
3 12 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) OO
2 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
5 5 (11.90%) QMS
5 5 (11.90%) MVC
5 5 (11.90%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Information Management
6 2 (4.76%) SEO
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Data Security
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (2.38%) MapReduce
7 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) C#
3 13 (30.95%) C++
3 13 (30.95%) C
4 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Oracle
2 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (2.38%) Google
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