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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 23 37 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.74% 5.22% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.03% 5.39% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 2
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,500 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,500 £43,850
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.31%
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
473 501 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.33% 96.91% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 395 413 390
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 55 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (98.18%) Spring
3 51 (92.73%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (70.91%) Hibernate
5 37 (67.27%) J2EE
6 36 (65.45%) XML
7 35 (63.64%) Finance
8 34 (61.82%) SQL
9 33 (60.00%) Oracle
10 30 (54.55%) OO
11 26 (47.27%) Waterfall
12 24 (43.64%) PL/SQL
13 23 (41.82%) OOA/OOD
13 23 (41.82%) UML
13 23 (41.82%) SDLC
13 23 (41.82%) Mentoring
14 17 (30.91%) Maven
14 17 (30.91%) Scrum
15 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
16 14 (25.45%) Web Services
16 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
17 13 (23.64%) REST
18 12 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
18 12 (21.82%) Virtual Team
18 12 (21.82%) Enterprise Architecture
18 12 (21.82%) SLA
19 9 (16.36%) RESTful
19 9 (16.36%) JAX-RS
19 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
19 9 (16.36%) SQL Server

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 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.45%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Maven
2 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) gulp
2 7 (12.73%) JBehave
2 7 (12.73%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (12.73%) WebDriver
3 5 (9.09%) JUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Subversion
5 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.45%) Log4j
5 3 (5.45%) Mockito
5 3 (5.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 35 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) Spring
2 39 (70.91%) Hibernate
3 37 (67.27%) J2EE
4 36 (65.45%) XML
5 14 (25.45%) Web Services
6 13 (23.64%) REST
7 9 (16.36%) JAX-RS
7 9 (16.36%) RESTful
8 8 (14.55%) Struts
9 7 (12.73%) CodeMirror
9 7 (12.73%) D3.js
9 7 (12.73%) jQuery
9 7 (12.73%) Node.js
9 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (10.91%) HTML
10 6 (10.91%) HTML5
10 6 (10.91%) Java EE
11 5 (9.09%) XSLT
12 3 (5.45%) JMS
12 3 (5.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Virtual Team
2 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) HPUX
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Solaris
1 3 (5.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (92.73%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) OO
3 26 (47.27%) Waterfall
4 23 (41.82%) Mentoring
4 23 (41.82%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (41.82%) SDLC
4 23 (41.82%) UML
5 17 (30.91%) Scrum
6 12 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (21.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.73%) OOP
9 5 (9.09%) Kanban
9 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Dependency Management
11 3 (5.45%) ETL
11 3 (5.45%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (61.82%) SQL
3 24 (43.64%) PL/SQL
4 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.73%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) ATG
2 3 (5.45%) Blue Martini
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
2 3 (5.45%) Talend
3 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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