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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 33 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 10.53% 10.53% 11.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.33% 20.51% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 19
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
146 39 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 85.38% 51.32% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 141 36 118
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 33 (67.35%) C++
2 30 (61.22%) UNIX
3 28 (57.14%) Linux
3 28 (57.14%) Degree
4 27 (55.10%) Multithreading
4 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
4 27 (55.10%) C
4 27 (55.10%) C#
4 27 (55.10%) Python
4 27 (55.10%) OO
4 27 (55.10%) Computer Science
4 27 (55.10%) Algorithms
5 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.53%) SQL
6 12 (24.49%) J2EE
7 11 (22.45%) Spring
8 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
8 10 (20.41%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) Oracle
10 6 (12.24%) .NET
10 6 (12.24%) Web Development
11 4 (8.16%) DB2
12 3 (6.12%) Struts
12 3 (6.12%) HTML
12 3 (6.12%) Struts2
12 3 (6.12%) TDD
12 3 (6.12%) Banking
12 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
13 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
13 2 (4.08%) Scrum

Java
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.08%) JBoss
1 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DHCP
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) DB2
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 40 (81.63%) Java Developer
3 27 (55.10%) Software Developer
3 27 (55.10%) Software Engineer
3 27 (55.10%) Java Software Engineer
3 27 (55.10%) Java Software Developer
4 20 (40.82%) Senior Developer
5 18 (36.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (32.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 16 (32.65%) Senior Software Developer
7 15 (30.61%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 15 (30.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Product Owner
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Database Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Database Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Linux Administrator
11 1 (2.04%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 1 (2.04%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) J2EE
2 11 (22.45%) Spring
3 6 (12.24%) .NET
4 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) Struts2
4 3 (6.12%) Struts
5 2 (4.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) Middleware
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) LESS
6 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) Servlets
6 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.04%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) JPA
6 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) Computer Science
1 27 (55.10%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) UNIX
2 28 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) OO
1 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
1 27 (55.10%) Multithreading
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.24%) Web Development
4 3 (6.12%) TDD
5 2 (4.08%) UML
5 2 (4.08%) Scrum
5 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Strategic Management
6 1 (2.04%) QMS
6 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.04%) Information Management
6 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) MVC
6 1 (2.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) C++
2 27 (55.10%) C
2 27 (55.10%) C#
2 27 (55.10%) Python
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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