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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 51 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.78% 7.55% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 7.67% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 12
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +14.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
576 365 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.58% 98.38% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 429 283 319
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) XML
2 31 (96.88%) Subversion
3 24 (75.00%) SOAP
3 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 24 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 24 (75.00%) Spring
3 24 (75.00%) Maven
4 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 22 (68.75%) SQL
5 21 (65.63%) Struts
5 21 (65.63%) UNIX
5 21 (65.63%) Solaris
5 21 (65.63%) Linux
5 21 (65.63%) Sun Certification
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
6 16 (50.00%) J2EE
6 16 (50.00%) IPv4
6 16 (50.00%) RESTful
7 15 (46.88%) Oracle
7 15 (46.88%) JUnit
7 15 (46.88%) CSS
7 15 (46.88%) Tomcat
7 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
7 15 (46.88%) JMS
7 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
7 15 (46.88%) HTTP
7 15 (46.88%) IBM
7 15 (46.88%) Sun
7 15 (46.88%) Manufacturing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (46.88%) Tomcat
2 14 (43.75%) WebSphere
3 13 (40.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
4 8 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 7 (21.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (21.88%) IIS
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) IPv4
2 15 (46.88%) HTTP
3 8 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
1 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (96.88%) Subversion
2 24 (75.00%) Maven
3 15 (46.88%) JUnit
3 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
4 8 (25.00%) Log4j
4 8 (25.00%) Ant
5 7 (21.88%) Rational Application Developer
5 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Manufacturing
2 15 (46.88%) Retail
3 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Financial Institution
5 5 (15.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) XML
2 24 (75.00%) SOAP
2 24 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 24 (75.00%) Spring
3 21 (65.63%) Struts
4 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 16 (50.00%) J2EE
4 16 (50.00%) RESTful
5 15 (46.88%) CSS
5 15 (46.88%) JMS
6 14 (43.75%) XSLT
6 14 (43.75%) Web Services
6 14 (43.75%) Servlets
6 14 (43.75%) jQuery
7 13 (40.63%) JDBC
7 13 (40.63%) JSP
8 8 (25.00%) REST
8 8 (25.00%) XMLBeans
8 8 (25.00%) Ajax
8 8 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Online Gambling
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) UNIX
1 21 (65.63%) Solaris
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) HPUX
3 13 (40.63%) AIX
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
1 15 (46.88%) Content Management
2 14 (43.75%) OO
3 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) RAD
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) XPath
4 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
4 7 (21.88%) Perl
5 6 (18.75%) C
5 6 (18.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) Sun Certification
2 14 (43.75%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (18.75%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
1 15 (46.88%) IBM
1 15 (46.88%) Sun
2 8 (25.00%) Interwoven
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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