The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 17.79% 18.35% 14.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.95% 27.62% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 105 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 53.99% 66.46% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 87 58 70
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Hertfordshire

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 1 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 32 (50.79%) UNIX
3 31 (49.21%) C++
4 29 (46.03%) Linux
5 23 (36.51%) J2EE
6 20 (31.75%) Oracle
7 19 (30.16%) Multithreading
7 19 (30.16%) C#
7 19 (30.16%) Finance
8 18 (28.57%) C
8 18 (28.57%) Python
8 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (22.22%) OO
10 14 (22.22%) .NET
11 13 (20.63%) Spring
12 12 (19.05%) PL/SQL
13 11 (17.46%) DB2
13 11 (17.46%) TDD
14 10 (15.87%) Degree
14 10 (15.87%) QA
14 10 (15.87%) HTML
14 10 (15.87%) Struts
14 10 (15.87%) Web Services
14 10 (15.87%) UML
15 9 (14.29%) JBoss
15 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
15 9 (14.29%) Velocity
15 9 (14.29%) Mathematics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.35%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Broadband
1 7 (11.11%) Wireless
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) DHCP
2 3 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) DB2
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) HBase
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.59%) PhoneGap
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 42 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 23 (36.51%) Senior Developer
4 20 (31.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Administrator
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) J2EE
2 14 (22.22%) .NET
3 13 (20.63%) Spring
4 10 (15.87%) HTML
4 10 (15.87%) Struts
4 10 (15.87%) Web Services
5 9 (14.29%) Velocity
5 9 (14.29%) Struts2
6 6 (9.52%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) DHTML
8 2 (3.17%) JSP
9 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.59%) EJB
9 1 (1.59%) CSS
9 1 (1.59%) JDBC
9 1 (1.59%) Swing
9 1 (1.59%) Middleware
9 1 (1.59%) JSON
9 1 (1.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 9 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Statistics
3 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) UNIX
2 29 (46.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Multithreading
2 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.22%) OO
5 11 (17.46%) TDD
6 10 (15.87%) UML
7 5 (7.94%) Web Development
7 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (6.35%) QMS
8 4 (6.35%) Validation
8 4 (6.35%) OOD
9 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.59%) OOP
10 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.59%) Scrum
10 1 (1.59%) Migration
10 1 (1.59%) Strategic Management
10 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 31 (49.21%) C++
3 19 (30.16%) C#
4 18 (28.57%) C
4 18 (28.57%) Python
5 12 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Google