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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 38 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 27.74% 13.15% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.68% 23.93% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 16
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £28,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
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
87 117 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 63.50% 54.93% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 74 98 68
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 17 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (68.09%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) Oracle
3 20 (42.55%) J2EE
3 20 (42.55%) C++
4 19 (40.43%) UNIX
5 18 (38.30%) Linux
5 18 (38.30%) Finance
6 16 (34.04%) .NET
7 14 (29.79%) C#
8 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) TDD
8 13 (27.66%) WebSphere
9 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
9 12 (25.53%) UML
9 12 (25.53%) Web Services
10 11 (23.40%) JBoss
10 11 (23.40%) DB2
10 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
11 10 (21.28%) QA
11 10 (21.28%) Multithreading
12 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
12 9 (19.15%) Physics
12 9 (19.15%) Velocity
12 9 (19.15%) C
12 9 (19.15%) Python
13 8 (17.02%) Struts
13 8 (17.02%) Spring
14 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
15 6 (12.77%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (27.66%) WebSphere
2 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.51%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
5 2 (4.26%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Broadband
1 6 (12.77%) Wireless
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) DB2
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) HBase
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Automotive
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 31 (65.96%) Java Developer
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Developer
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior
6 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior Applications Developer
6 3 (6.38%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) J2EE
2 16 (34.04%) .NET
3 12 (25.53%) Web Services
4 9 (19.15%) Velocity
5 8 (17.02%) Spring
5 8 (17.02%) Struts
6 5 (10.64%) HTML
6 5 (10.64%) Struts2
6 5 (10.64%) HTML5
7 4 (8.51%) DHTML
8 3 (6.38%) EJB
9 1 (2.13%) CSS
9 1 (2.13%) JDBC
9 1 (2.13%) JSP
9 1 (2.13%) CSS3
9 1 (2.13%) MapReduce
9 1 (2.13%) Google Closure
9 1 (2.13%) JSON
9 1 (2.13%) Swing
9 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
2 9 (19.15%) Physics
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) UNIX
2 18 (38.30%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (27.66%) TDD
2 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.53%) UML
3 10 (21.28%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.64%) B2B
6 5 (10.64%) ERP
6 5 (10.64%) OO
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.51%) Validation
7 4 (8.51%) OOD
7 4 (8.51%) QMS
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
9 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Workflow
10 1 (2.13%) OOP
10 1 (2.13%) Web Development
10 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) C++
3 14 (29.79%) C#
4 9 (19.15%) C
4 9 (19.15%) Python
5 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) ISEB
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) Epicor
3 5 (10.64%) Sage
4 2 (4.26%) ATG
4 2 (4.26%) hybris
4 2 (4.26%) Demandware
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Google
St Albans
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 12 days ago