The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 37 24 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.26% 9.03% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 9.07% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 18
Median salary £64,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,050 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 485 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.57% 99.59% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 407 354 464
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Watford region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (83.33%) Spring
3 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 28 (66.67%) J2EE
5 22 (52.38%) XML
6 21 (50.00%) SQL
7 18 (42.86%) Finance
8 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
9 16 (38.10%) Waterfall
9 16 (38.10%) Subversion
10 15 (35.71%) Oracle
10 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
10 15 (35.71%) UML
10 15 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (35.71%) OO
10 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
11 13 (30.95%) Maven
12 12 (28.57%) Scrum
13 11 (26.19%) RESTful
13 11 (26.19%) SDLC
14 10 (23.81%) REST
14 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
14 10 (23.81%) OOP
15 8 (19.05%) Scala
15 8 (19.05%) JPA
15 8 (19.05%) Python
15 8 (19.05%) C#
15 8 (19.05%) C++

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) CMS
1 4 (9.52%) MQSeries
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
3 1 (2.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) DB2
1 4 (9.52%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (38.10%) Subversion
3 13 (30.95%) Maven
4 6 (14.29%) JUnit
5 5 (11.90%) Ant
6 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 4 (9.52%) Log4j
6 4 (9.52%) Mockito
7 3 (7.14%) Gradle
7 3 (7.14%) jMock
8 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.38%) JBehave
9 1 (2.38%) JIRA
9 1 (2.38%) Selenium
9 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) Spring
2 28 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 28 (66.67%) J2EE
3 22 (52.38%) XML
4 11 (26.19%) RESTful
5 10 (23.81%) REST
6 8 (19.05%) HTML
6 8 (19.05%) JPA
7 7 (16.67%) Web Services
8 5 (11.90%) Java EE
8 5 (11.90%) JSP
8 5 (11.90%) Struts
9 4 (9.52%) JSON
9 4 (9.52%) JSTL
9 4 (9.52%) Servlets
9 4 (9.52%) SOAP
9 4 (9.52%) Spring Integration
9 4 (9.52%) XHTML
9 4 (9.52%) XSD
9 4 (9.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Blog
2 1 (2.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) HPUX
2 4 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Waterfall
3 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 15 (35.71%) OO
3 15 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (35.71%) UML
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 11 (26.19%) SDLC
6 10 (23.81%) OOP
6 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Defect Management
8 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (9.52%) RAD
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
9 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.05%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) C++
4 8 (19.05%) Python
4 8 (19.05%) Scala
5 1 (2.38%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
1 4 (9.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SDET
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) ATG
2 4 (9.52%) Blue Martini
2 4 (9.52%) Elastic Path
2 4 (9.52%) IBM
2 4 (9.52%) Interwoven
2 4 (9.52%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago