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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 27 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.61% 5.68% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.82% 5.78% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 0
Median salary £64,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
440 571 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.92% 98.28% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 383 464 378
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 August 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (92.16%) Spring
4 40 (78.43%) Hibernate
5 34 (66.67%) J2EE
6 33 (64.71%) Oracle
7 32 (62.75%) XML
7 32 (62.75%) Finance
8 30 (58.82%) SQL
9 28 (54.90%) OO
10 27 (52.94%) Waterfall
11 25 (49.02%) PL/SQL
12 24 (47.06%) UML
12 24 (47.06%) OOA/OOD
12 24 (47.06%) Mentoring
12 24 (47.06%) SDLC
13 17 (33.33%) Scrum
14 15 (29.41%) Maven
15 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
16 12 (23.53%) SLA
16 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (23.53%) Virtual Team
17 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
17 11 (21.57%) RESTful
17 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
18 9 (17.65%) Web Services
18 9 (17.65%) OOP
19 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
19 8 (15.69%) Subversion

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 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) JBoss
2 1 (1.96%) Mule
2 1 (1.96%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Maven
2 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) gulp
4 4 (7.84%) JBehave
4 4 (7.84%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.88%) Gradle
6 2 (3.92%) JUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) jMock
General
1 32 (62.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (92.16%) Spring
2 40 (78.43%) Hibernate
3 34 (66.67%) J2EE
4 32 (62.75%) XML
5 11 (21.57%) RESTful
6 9 (17.65%) Web Services
7 7 (13.73%) JAX-RS
7 7 (13.73%) REST
8 6 (11.76%) Java EE
8 6 (11.76%) JPA
9 5 (9.80%) HTML
9 5 (9.80%) Struts
10 4 (7.84%) CodeMirror
10 4 (7.84%) D3.js
10 4 (7.84%) HTML5
10 4 (7.84%) jQuery
10 4 (7.84%) Node.js
10 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.92%) Ajax
11 2 (3.92%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.96%) Blog
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) OO
3 27 (52.94%) Waterfall
4 24 (47.06%) Mentoring
4 24 (47.06%) OOA/OOD
4 24 (47.06%) SDLC
4 24 (47.06%) UML
5 17 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (17.65%) OOP
9 3 (5.88%) TDD
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.92%) Kanban
10 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Web Development
11 1 (1.96%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 25 (49.02%) PL/SQL
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) ES6
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) Scala
6 1 (1.96%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Sybase
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