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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 26 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 16 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.43% 12.64% 17.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.04% 26.83% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 36
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
114 41 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 81.43% 47.13% 64.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 38 136
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 33 (80.49%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) C#
3 28 (68.29%) Python
3 28 (68.29%) UNIX
3 28 (68.29%) Degree
4 27 (65.85%) Computer Science
4 27 (65.85%) Multithreading
4 27 (65.85%) Algorithms
4 27 (65.85%) OO
4 27 (65.85%) C++
4 27 (65.85%) C
4 27 (65.85%) Software Engineering
5 11 (26.83%) SQL
6 9 (21.95%) Spring
7 8 (19.51%) J2EE
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
10 5 (12.20%) Games
11 4 (9.76%) Finance
11 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (9.76%) DNS
11 4 (9.76%) Web Development
12 3 (7.32%) CMS
12 3 (7.32%) Online Games
12 3 (7.32%) Online Betting
12 3 (7.32%) CentOS
12 3 (7.32%) RESTful
12 3 (7.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
12 3 (7.32%) Apache

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (7.32%) CMS
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (7.32%) Apache
1 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
1 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) JasperReports
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (12.20%) Games
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Online Betting
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
1 35 (85.37%) Java Developer
2 26 (63.41%) Java Software Engineer
2 26 (63.41%) Software Developer
2 26 (63.41%) Software Engineer
2 26 (63.41%) Java Software Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Software Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Spring
2 8 (19.51%) J2EE
3 3 (7.32%) RESTful
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) SOAP
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) Servlets
5 1 (2.44%) Struts
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Struts2
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) LESS
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) JPA
5 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Computer Science
1 27 (65.85%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.32%) Online Games
3 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (80.49%) Linux
2 28 (68.29%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) CentOS
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Multithreading
1 27 (65.85%) OO
1 27 (65.85%) Software Engineering
2 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.76%) Web Development
3 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
3 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) Scrum
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Information Management
5 1 (2.44%) Validation
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Data Security
5 1 (2.44%) MVC
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) QMS
5 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) C#
2 28 (68.29%) Python
3 27 (65.85%) C++
3 27 (65.85%) C
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) Google
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£32,000 plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago