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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.15% 13.29% 16.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.11% 21.35% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
94 89 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 60.26% 62.24% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 93 53 72
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 22 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in St Albans

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (53.03%) SQL
2 34 (51.52%) UNIX
3 32 (48.48%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) C++
4 24 (36.36%) J2EE
5 23 (34.85%) C#
5 23 (34.85%) Multithreading
6 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 22 (33.33%) C
6 22 (33.33%) Python
7 18 (27.27%) Oracle
8 17 (25.76%) Spring
8 17 (25.76%) OO
9 16 (24.24%) PL/SQL
10 14 (21.21%) Finance
10 14 (21.21%) Degree
11 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.67%) .NET
13 10 (15.15%) QA
14 9 (13.64%) Velocity
14 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
14 9 (13.64%) Physics
14 9 (13.64%) HTML
14 9 (13.64%) Struts
15 8 (12.12%) DB2
15 8 (12.12%) Struts2
15 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
15 8 (12.12%) Web Development
15 8 (12.12%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Broadband
1 7 (10.61%) Wireless
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) DHCP
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) DB2
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.52%) Impala
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) HBase
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Automotive
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Developer
2 46 (69.70%) Java Developer
3 21 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 18 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Java Software Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Administrator
8 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Product Owner
10 3 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) J2EE
2 17 (25.76%) Spring
3 11 (16.67%) .NET
4 9 (13.64%) Velocity
4 9 (13.64%) HTML
4 9 (13.64%) Struts
5 8 (12.12%) Struts2
6 6 (9.09%) Web Services
7 5 (7.58%) HTML5
8 3 (4.55%) DHTML
9 1 (1.52%) Middleware
9 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.52%) EJB
9 1 (1.52%) CSS
9 1 (1.52%) JDBC
9 1 (1.52%) JSP
9 1 (1.52%) Swing
9 1 (1.52%) JSON
9 1 (1.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 9 (13.64%) Physics
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (51.52%) UNIX
2 32 (48.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Multithreading
2 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.76%) OO
4 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) Web Development
5 8 (12.12%) TDD
6 6 (9.09%) UML
7 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) QMS
8 4 (6.06%) Validation
9 3 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) OOD
10 2 (3.03%) Scrum
11 1 (1.52%) Migration
11 1 (1.52%) MVC
11 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.52%) OOP
11 1 (1.52%) Information Management
11 1 (1.52%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) SQL
2 32 (48.48%) C++
3 23 (34.85%) C#
4 22 (33.33%) C
4 22 (33.33%) Python
5 16 (24.24%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) Google
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