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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 32 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.41% 21.19% 20.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.78% 35.16% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 33
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
154 91 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 78.97% 60.26% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 140 80 62
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 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (64.00%) Oracle
2 29 (58.00%) Linux
3 27 (54.00%) SQL
4 24 (48.00%) MySQL
5 21 (42.00%) Tomcat
6 20 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 20 (40.00%) Finance
7 17 (34.00%) Games
7 17 (34.00%) Spring
7 17 (34.00%) E-Commerce
8 16 (32.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 16 (32.00%) Red Hat
8 16 (32.00%) DHCP
8 16 (32.00%) HTTP
8 16 (32.00%) DNS
8 16 (32.00%) Apache
8 16 (32.00%) J2EE
8 16 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (32.00%) CMS
8 16 (32.00%) Service Delivery
8 16 (32.00%) Online Games
8 16 (32.00%) Online Betting
8 16 (32.00%) CentOS
9 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
10 10 (20.00%) Analytics
11 9 (18.00%) Struts2
11 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (18.00%) Struts
11 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (42.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 16 (32.00%) Apache
2 16 (32.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) DHCP
1 16 (32.00%) HTTP
1 16 (32.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) MySQL
2 16 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 20 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) Games
3 16 (32.00%) Online Betting
4 4 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (32.00%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (32.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 16 (32.00%) Administrator
3 16 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (32.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 16 (32.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Spring
2 16 (32.00%) J2EE
3 9 (18.00%) Struts2
3 9 (18.00%) Struts
4 7 (14.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) CSS
5 5 (10.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Ajax
6 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.00%) JSP
6 3 (6.00%) Web Services
7 2 (4.00%) SOAP
7 2 (4.00%) .NET
7 2 (4.00%) RESTful
8 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Online Games
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) CentOS
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (32.00%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.00%) Analytics
4 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) Information Management
7 5 (10.00%) QMS
7 5 (10.00%) Validation
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.00%) SEO
9 2 (4.00%) Website Architecture
10 1 (2.00%) Pattern Recognition
10 1 (2.00%) MapReduce
10 1 (2.00%) Machine Learning
10 1 (2.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (18.00%) C#
3 7 (14.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) C
4 6 (12.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) R
5 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Oracle
2 16 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Sybase
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago