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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 25 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 35 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.80% 3.02% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.22% 3.08% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 20
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.43%

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
485 519 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.17% 98.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 401 461 361
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (83.56%) Spring
3 57 (78.08%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (58.90%) Finance
5 37 (50.68%) Hibernate
6 29 (39.73%) Scrum
7 28 (38.36%) SQL
7 28 (38.36%) J2EE
8 27 (36.99%) OO
8 27 (36.99%) Tomcat
9 26 (35.62%) XML
10 23 (31.51%) Web Services
10 23 (31.51%) Maven
11 21 (28.77%) REST
11 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
12 19 (26.03%) Struts
13 18 (24.66%) Oracle
14 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
14 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
15 16 (21.92%) UML
16 15 (20.55%) TDD
16 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (17.81%) JBehave
17 13 (17.81%) WebDriver
17 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
17 13 (17.81%) WebSphere
17 13 (17.81%) Unix
18 12 (16.44%) OOP
18 12 (16.44%) OOA/OOD
18 12 (16.44%) Linux

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 27 (36.99%) Tomcat
2 13 (17.81%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.96%) JBoss
4 6 (8.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Apache
4 6 (8.22%) CMS
4 6 (8.22%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.22%) Jackrabbit
4 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.37%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.37%) DB2
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Maven
2 13 (17.81%) JBehave
2 13 (17.81%) WebDriver
3 12 (16.44%) gulp
3 12 (16.44%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (12.33%) JUnit
5 6 (8.22%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.22%) Log4j
5 6 (8.22%) Mockito
5 6 (8.22%) Subversion
5 6 (8.22%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.74%) Selenium
General
1 43 (58.90%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) Spring
2 37 (50.68%) Hibernate
3 28 (38.36%) J2EE
4 26 (35.62%) XML
5 23 (31.51%) Web Services
6 21 (28.77%) REST
7 19 (26.03%) Struts
8 12 (16.44%) CodeMirror
8 12 (16.44%) D3.js
8 12 (16.44%) JAX-RS
8 12 (16.44%) jQuery
8 12 (16.44%) Node.js
8 12 (16.44%) RESTful
8 12 (16.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (13.70%) Java EE
9 10 (13.70%) SOAP
10 9 (12.33%) JSP
11 7 (9.59%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (9.59%) JMS
11 7 (9.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Virtual Team
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Unix
2 12 (16.44%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) HPUX
3 6 (8.22%) Solaris
4 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (78.08%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.73%) Scrum
3 27 (36.99%) OO
4 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
5 16 (21.92%) UML
6 15 (20.55%) TDD
7 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.44%) Multithreading
8 12 (16.44%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (16.44%) OOP
8 12 (16.44%) SDLC
9 11 (15.07%) Kanban
10 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.22%) Dependency Management
12 6 (8.22%) ETL
12 6 (8.22%) RAD
13 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (38.36%) SQL
3 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.44%) ES6
5 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.59%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 6 (8.22%) ATG
3 6 (8.22%) Blue Martini
3 6 (8.22%) Talend
4 5 (6.85%) Sybase
5 3 (4.11%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.11%) New Relic
6 1 (1.37%) hybris
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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