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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 18.84% 3.70% 17.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.64% 7.14% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 18
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 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
110 42 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 79.71% 51.85% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 110 38 94
Average salary £46,250 £38,501 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 29 (52.73%) UNIX
2 28 (50.91%) C++
3 27 (49.09%) Linux
4 25 (45.45%) SQL
5 22 (40.00%) C#
5 22 (40.00%) Degree
6 21 (38.18%) Computer Science
6 21 (38.18%) Multithreading
6 21 (38.18%) Algorithms
6 21 (38.18%) C
6 21 (38.18%) Python
6 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
7 20 (36.36%) OO
8 17 (30.91%) J2EE
9 15 (27.27%) Spring
9 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (25.45%) PL/SQL
11 11 (20.00%) Oracle
11 11 (20.00%) Finance
12 8 (14.55%) .NET
12 8 (14.55%) Web Development
13 6 (10.91%) HTML
14 5 (9.09%) DB2
14 5 (9.09%) Broadband
14 5 (9.09%) Struts
14 5 (9.09%) Wireless
14 5 (9.09%) Struts2
14 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
15 4 (7.27%) TDD
15 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Broadband
1 5 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) DB2
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 39 (70.91%) Java Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Java Software Engineer
3 20 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 20 (36.36%) Java Software Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Senior Developer
5 14 (25.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 9 (16.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 9 (16.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (14.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Product Owner
11 2 (3.64%) Database Developer
11 2 (3.64%) UNIX Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Storage Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Senior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) J2EE
2 15 (27.27%) Spring
3 8 (14.55%) .NET
4 6 (10.91%) HTML
5 5 (9.09%) Struts
5 5 (9.09%) Struts2
6 3 (5.45%) Web Services
7 2 (3.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.82%) CSS
8 1 (1.82%) JSP
8 1 (1.82%) Servlets
8 1 (1.82%) Middleware
8 1 (1.82%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.82%) LESS
8 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) JPA
8 1 (1.82%) RESTful
8 1 (1.82%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Computer Science
1 21 (38.18%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) UNIX
2 27 (49.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Multithreading
1 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
2 20 (36.36%) OO
3 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Web Development
5 4 (7.27%) TDD
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Scrum
6 3 (5.45%) UML
7 1 (1.82%) Information Management
7 1 (1.82%) MVC
7 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) Validation
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Strategic Management
7 1 (1.82%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) C++
2 25 (45.45%) SQL
3 22 (40.00%) C#
4 21 (38.18%) C
4 21 (38.18%) Python
5 14 (25.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) JBoss
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Deanslist Limited
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