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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 27 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 15.20% 16.13% 19.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.51% 31.25% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
177 80 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 86.76% 51.61% 63.91%
Number of salaries quoted 161 79 59
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (75.00%) Oracle
2 37 (66.07%) SQL
3 26 (46.43%) MySQL
4 25 (44.64%) Linux
4 25 (44.64%) Spring
5 24 (42.86%) J2EE
5 24 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
7 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
7 22 (39.29%) Finance
8 19 (33.93%) Games
8 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
8 19 (33.93%) PL/SQL
8 19 (33.93%) Struts
8 19 (33.93%) Struts2
9 18 (32.14%) CentOS
9 18 (32.14%) Analytics
9 18 (32.14%) Online Games
9 18 (32.14%) Online Betting
9 18 (32.14%) DHCP
9 18 (32.14%) HTTP
9 18 (32.14%) DNS
9 18 (32.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 18 (32.14%) Red Hat
9 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (32.14%) Apache
9 18 (32.14%) CMS
9 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
10 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.50%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 18 (32.14%) CMS
2 18 (32.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) DHCP
1 18 (32.14%) HTTP
1 18 (32.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) MySQL
2 24 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 19 (33.93%) Games
3 18 (32.14%) Online Betting
4 4 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 33 (58.93%) Java Developer
3 18 (32.14%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Administrator
4 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) Spring
2 24 (42.86%) J2EE
3 19 (33.93%) Struts
3 19 (33.93%) Struts2
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (8.93%) Spring MVC
6 3 (5.36%) Ajax
6 3 (5.36%) JSP
7 1 (1.79%) Web Services
7 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Online Games
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) CentOS
3 3 (5.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
2 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
2 18 (32.14%) Analytics
3 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.50%) QMS
5 5 (8.93%) Information Management
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.93%) MVC
5 5 (8.93%) Validation
6 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.36%) OO
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.57%) SEO
8 2 (3.57%) Website Architecture
9 1 (1.79%) Pattern Recognition
9 1 (1.79%) MapReduce
9 1 (1.79%) Machine Learning
9 1 (1.79%) Refactoring
9 1 (1.79%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) C++
5 2 (3.57%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Scala
6 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PhD
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) Red Hat
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