The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 65 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.52% 4.15% 9.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 4.38% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
571 297 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.45% 94.89% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 418 225 226
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (72.09%) Finance
3 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
4 28 (65.12%) Eclipse
5 26 (60.47%) HTML
5 26 (60.47%) Spring
6 25 (58.14%) Struts
6 25 (58.14%) JSP
6 25 (58.14%) UNIX
7 23 (53.49%) Web Services
8 22 (51.16%) Linux
8 22 (51.16%) OO
8 22 (51.16%) Hibernate
9 21 (48.84%) Oracle
10 20 (46.51%) J2EE
10 20 (46.51%) SQL
11 19 (44.19%) TDD
11 19 (44.19%) Maven
12 18 (41.86%) Relational Database
12 18 (41.86%) RDBMS
13 14 (32.56%) Informix
13 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
13 14 (32.56%) Degree
14 13 (30.23%) Retail
14 13 (30.23%) JUnit
14 13 (30.23%) XML
14 13 (30.23%) JDBC
15 12 (27.91%) Banking
15 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
15 12 (27.91%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
2 11 (25.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (13.95%) MQSeries
4 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 2 (4.65%) Liferay
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) RDBMS
1 18 (41.86%) Relational Database
2 14 (32.56%) Informix
3 11 (25.58%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Eclipse
2 19 (44.19%) Maven
3 13 (30.23%) JUnit
4 11 (25.58%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Ant
6 7 (16.28%) Subversion
7 6 (13.95%) Log4j
8 5 (11.63%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Retail
3 12 (27.91%) Banking
4 11 (25.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) HTML
1 26 (60.47%) Spring
2 25 (58.14%) Struts
2 25 (58.14%) JSP
3 23 (53.49%) Web Services
4 22 (51.16%) Hibernate
5 20 (46.51%) J2EE
6 13 (30.23%) JDBC
6 13 (30.23%) XML
7 11 (25.58%) XHTML
7 11 (25.58%) JSTL
8 10 (23.26%) CSS
9 9 (20.93%) Ajax
10 8 (18.60%) XSLT
11 6 (13.95%) Servlets
11 6 (13.95%) JMS
11 6 (13.95%) EJB
11 6 (13.95%) XMLBeans
11 6 (13.95%) RESTful
12 5 (11.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Web 2.0
3 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) UNIX
2 22 (51.16%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) HPUX
3 6 (13.95%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) OO
2 19 (44.19%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
4 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
5 11 (25.58%) RAD
5 11 (25.58%) Content Management
6 10 (23.26%) Web Development
7 8 (18.60%) MVC
8 6 (13.95%) UML
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.30%) OOD
9 4 (9.30%) OOP
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) Information Architecture
11 2 (4.65%) Web Design
11 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.33%) Pair Programming
12 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (2.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
3 20 (46.51%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) Perl
4 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.60%) XPath
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) IBM
3 9 (20.93%) ATG
4 6 (13.95%) Blue Martini
4 6 (13.95%) Interwoven
4 6 (13.95%) Elastic Path
5 5 (11.63%) Sun
6 3 (6.98%) hybris
6 3 (6.98%) Demandware
6 3 (6.98%) Endeca
7 2 (4.65%) Sybase
7 2 (4.65%) JBoss
7 2 (4.65%) Intershop
7 2 (4.65%) Perforce
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