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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 30 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.86% 12.41% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.09% 16.22% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 12
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
109 111 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 77.86% 76.55% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 103 105 41
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +64.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) JSON
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
5 6 (31.58%) JBoss
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) CMS
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
7 3 (15.79%) Laravel

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (31.58%) JBoss
1 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) CMS
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.79%) Liferay
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) SAS
5 1 (5.26%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) PHPUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Java Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
3 8 (42.11%) JSON
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) LAMP
7 3 (15.79%) Laravel
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) EJB
8 2 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
1 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau