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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 28 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.42% 3.52% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 3.64% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 37
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
498 577 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.96% 96.81% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 406 510 376
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,305
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (72.37%) Spring
4 46 (60.53%) Finance
5 36 (47.37%) Scrum
6 33 (43.42%) Hibernate
7 26 (34.21%) Tomcat
7 26 (34.21%) J2EE
8 25 (32.89%) SQL
9 24 (31.58%) Web Services
10 23 (30.26%) XML
10 23 (30.26%) OO
11 22 (28.95%) Maven
12 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 19 (25.00%) TDD
14 18 (23.68%) Struts
15 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
16 16 (21.05%) Oracle
16 16 (21.05%) REST
17 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2014
18 13 (17.11%) JBehave
18 13 (17.11%) WebDriver
18 13 (17.11%) Unix
18 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
18 13 (17.11%) WebSphere
18 13 (17.11%) Multithreading
19 12 (15.79%) jQuery
19 12 (15.79%) Java EE
19 12 (15.79%) Linux
19 12 (15.79%) UML

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 26 (34.21%) Tomcat
2 13 (17.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.53%) JBoss
4 6 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (7.89%) Apache
4 6 (7.89%) CMS
4 6 (7.89%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) Jackrabbit
4 6 (7.89%) MySQL
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Maven
2 13 (17.11%) JBehave
2 13 (17.11%) WebDriver
3 12 (15.79%) gulp
3 12 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (11.84%) JUnit
5 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.89%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.89%) Log4j
6 6 (7.89%) Mockito
6 6 (7.89%) Subversion
6 6 (7.89%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 46 (60.53%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) Spring
2 33 (43.42%) Hibernate
3 26 (34.21%) J2EE
4 24 (31.58%) Web Services
5 23 (30.26%) XML
6 18 (23.68%) Struts
7 16 (21.05%) REST
8 12 (15.79%) CodeMirror
8 12 (15.79%) D3.js
8 12 (15.79%) Java EE
8 12 (15.79%) JAX-RS
8 12 (15.79%) jQuery
8 12 (15.79%) Node.js
8 12 (15.79%) RESTful
8 12 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (13.16%) SOAP
10 9 (11.84%) JSP
11 7 (9.21%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (9.21%) JMS
11 7 (9.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Unix
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) HPUX
3 6 (7.89%) Solaris
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) Scrum
3 23 (30.26%) OO
4 19 (25.00%) TDD
5 13 (17.11%) Multithreading
5 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.79%) Kanban
6 12 (15.79%) OOP
6 12 (15.79%) UML
7 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.53%) BDD
9 8 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (10.53%) SDLC
10 7 (9.21%) ATDD
10 7 (9.21%) SOA
10 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.89%) ETL
11 6 (7.89%) RAD
11 6 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (32.89%) SQL
3 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.79%) ES6
5 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) QA
2 6 (7.89%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) IBM
3 6 (7.89%) ATG
3 6 (7.89%) Blue Martini
3 6 (7.89%) Talend
4 4 (5.26%) Sybase
5 3 (3.95%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.95%) hybris
5 3 (3.95%) New Relic
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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