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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 35 39 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 42 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.50% 7.58% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 7.65% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 0
Median salary £64,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.11% +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
455 549 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.43% 99.10% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 396 412 414
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 July 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (85.71%) Spring
3 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 34 (69.39%) J2EE
6 32 (65.31%) XML
7 30 (61.22%) SQL
8 26 (53.06%) Oracle
9 25 (51.02%) Finance
10 22 (44.90%) OO
11 21 (42.86%) PL/SQL
11 21 (42.86%) Waterfall
12 20 (40.82%) Mentoring
12 20 (40.82%) UML
12 20 (40.82%) OOA/OOD
12 20 (40.82%) SDLC
13 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
14 18 (36.73%) Scrum
14 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
15 16 (32.65%) Maven
15 16 (32.65%) Subversion
16 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
16 14 (28.57%) RESTful
17 11 (22.45%) OOP
17 11 (22.45%) Web Services
18 10 (20.41%) HTML
18 10 (20.41%) JPA
19 8 (16.33%) SLA
19 8 (16.33%) Python
19 8 (16.33%) 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 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) MQSeries
3 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Mule
4 1 (2.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 16 (32.65%) Maven
2 16 (32.65%) Subversion
3 7 (14.29%) JUnit
4 5 (10.20%) Ant
5 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.16%) Log4j
5 4 (8.16%) Mockito
6 3 (6.12%) Gradle
6 3 (6.12%) JBehave
6 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.08%) gulp
7 2 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.04%) JIRA
8 1 (2.04%) jMock
8 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) Spring
2 35 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 34 (69.39%) J2EE
4 32 (65.31%) XML
5 14 (28.57%) RESTful
6 11 (22.45%) Web Services
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) JPA
8 8 (16.33%) REST
9 6 (12.24%) Java EE
9 6 (12.24%) XSLT
10 5 (10.20%) HTML5
10 5 (10.20%) JAX-RS
10 5 (10.20%) JSP
10 5 (10.20%) Struts
11 4 (8.16%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (8.16%) JSON
11 4 (8.16%) JSTL
11 4 (8.16%) Node.js
11 4 (8.16%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.04%) Blog
2 1 (2.04%) Fintech
2 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
1 6 (12.24%) Unix
2 4 (8.16%) HPUX
2 4 (8.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) OO
3 21 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 20 (40.82%) Mentoring
4 20 (40.82%) OOA/OOD
4 20 (40.82%) SDLC
4 20 (40.82%) UML
5 18 (36.73%) Scrum
6 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.45%) OOP
8 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.16%) RAD
11 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
12 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (4.08%) TDD
12 2 (4.08%) Web Development
13 1 (2.04%) BDD
13 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (61.22%) SQL
3 21 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) C#
5 8 (16.33%) C++
5 8 (16.33%) Python
5 8 (16.33%) Scala
6 2 (4.08%) ES6
7 1 (2.04%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
1 4 (8.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SDET
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) ATG
2 4 (8.16%) Blue Martini
2 4 (8.16%) Elastic Path
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 4 (8.16%) Interwoven
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
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