The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 42 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.87% 9.00% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 9.27% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
542 496 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.13% 97.06% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 481 361 325
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 13 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (91.89%) Spring
3 30 (81.08%) Hibernate
3 30 (81.08%) J2EE
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
5 20 (54.05%) Web Services
6 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
6 18 (48.65%) Finance
7 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (37.84%) Linux
9 13 (35.14%) JSP
10 11 (29.73%) Windows
10 11 (29.73%) C
10 11 (29.73%) C#
10 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
10 11 (29.73%) .NET
10 11 (29.73%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
11 10 (27.03%) REST
11 10 (27.03%) Oracle
12 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 7 (18.92%) HTML
13 7 (18.92%) XML
14 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
15 5 (13.51%) OO
15 5 (13.51%) Unix
15 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
15 5 (13.51%) Waterfall

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Crystal Reports
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
1 11 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) DB2
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) JUnit
3 3 (8.11%) Maven
4 2 (5.41%) Ant
4 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.41%) jMock
4 2 (5.41%) Log4j
4 2 (5.41%) Mockito
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) Spring
2 30 (81.08%) Hibernate
2 30 (81.08%) J2EE
3 20 (54.05%) Web Services
4 13 (35.14%) JSP
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
6 10 (27.03%) REST
7 7 (18.92%) HTML
7 7 (18.92%) XML
8 4 (10.81%) CSS
8 4 (10.81%) HTML5
8 4 (10.81%) Java EE
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
9 3 (8.11%) RESTful
10 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (5.41%) JPA
10 2 (5.41%) JSON
10 2 (5.41%) JSTL
10 2 (5.41%) Servlets
10 2 (5.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Unix
4 2 (5.41%) HPUX
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) OO
2 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
3 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
3 4 (10.81%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
3 4 (10.81%) MVC
3 4 (10.81%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (10.81%) Scrum
3 4 (10.81%) TDD
3 4 (10.81%) UML
4 3 (8.11%) OOP
5 2 (5.41%) BDD
5 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
5 2 (5.41%) RAD
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (59.46%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) C
4 11 (29.73%) C#
4 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.41%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) ATG
2 2 (5.41%) Blue Martini
2 2 (5.41%) Elastic Path
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.41%) Interwoven
2 2 (5.41%) Sun
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase
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