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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 37 23 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.84% 9.72% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 9.76% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 23
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
502 533 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.10% 99.63% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 420 406 454
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
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 6 May 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) Spring
3 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (63.16%) Hibernate
4 24 (63.16%) J2EE
5 18 (47.37%) XML
6 17 (44.74%) SQL
6 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
7 16 (42.11%) Subversion
8 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
9 14 (36.84%) Finance
10 13 (34.21%) Maven
11 12 (31.58%) Scrum
11 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
12 11 (28.95%) RESTful
12 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
12 11 (28.95%) PL/SQL
12 11 (28.95%) Oracle
12 11 (28.95%) UML
12 11 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (28.95%) OO
13 10 (26.32%) OOP
13 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
13 10 (26.32%) REST
14 8 (21.05%) Python
14 8 (21.05%) C#
14 8 (21.05%) C++
14 8 (21.05%) HTML
14 8 (21.05%) Scala
14 8 (21.05%) JPA

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 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (10.53%) Apache
1 4 (10.53%) CMS
1 4 (10.53%) MQSeries
1 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.63%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
1 4 (10.53%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (42.11%) Subversion
3 13 (34.21%) Maven
4 6 (15.79%) JUnit
5 5 (13.16%) Ant
6 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (10.53%) Log4j
6 4 (10.53%) Mockito
7 3 (7.89%) Gradle
7 3 (7.89%) jMock
8 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.63%) JBehave
9 1 (2.63%) JIRA
9 1 (2.63%) Selenium
9 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) Spring
2 24 (63.16%) Hibernate
2 24 (63.16%) J2EE
3 18 (47.37%) XML
4 11 (28.95%) RESTful
5 10 (26.32%) REST
6 8 (21.05%) HTML
6 8 (21.05%) JPA
7 7 (18.42%) Web Services
8 5 (13.16%) Java EE
8 5 (13.16%) JSP
8 5 (13.16%) Struts
9 4 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (10.53%) EJB
9 4 (10.53%) JDBC
9 4 (10.53%) Servlets
9 4 (10.53%) SOAP
9 4 (10.53%) XHTML
9 4 (10.53%) XSD
9 4 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Blog
2 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
1 6 (15.79%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) HPUX
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Scrum
2 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
3 11 (28.95%) OO
3 11 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
3 11 (28.95%) UML
4 10 (26.32%) OOP
4 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) SDLC
6 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
7 4 (10.53%) RAD
7 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) PL/SQL
5 8 (21.05%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) C++
5 8 (21.05%) Python
5 8 (21.05%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
1 4 (10.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) ATG
2 4 (10.53%) Blue Martini
2 4 (10.53%) Elastic Path
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) Interwoven
2 4 (10.53%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £64,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago