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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 23 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 42 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.38% 3.62% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 3.70% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 19
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
546 460 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.96% 97.87% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 453
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 74 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (89.19%) Spring
3 60 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (59.46%) Hibernate
4 44 (59.46%) Finance
5 35 (47.30%) SQL
5 35 (47.30%) J2EE
5 35 (47.30%) XML
6 29 (39.19%) Oracle
6 29 (39.19%) OO
7 27 (36.49%) Scrum
8 24 (32.43%) Tomcat
9 23 (31.08%) Web Services
9 23 (31.08%) Maven
10 22 (29.73%) Waterfall
10 22 (29.73%) REST
11 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
12 19 (25.68%) UML
13 18 (24.32%) Struts
14 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
14 16 (21.62%) OOA/OOD
15 15 (20.27%) PL/SQL
15 15 (20.27%) SDLC
16 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
17 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
17 13 (17.57%) TDD
18 12 (16.22%) JAX-RS
18 12 (16.22%) RESTful
18 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
19 11 (14.86%) Multithreading

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 24 (32.43%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.86%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 6 (8.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (8.11%) CMS
4 6 (8.11%) JBoss
4 6 (8.11%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (8.11%) Jackrabbit
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.35%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Maven
2 10 (13.51%) gulp
2 10 (13.51%) JBehave
2 10 (13.51%) JUnit
2 10 (13.51%) Karma Test Runner
2 10 (13.51%) WebDriver
3 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.11%) Log4j
4 6 (8.11%) Mockito
4 6 (8.11%) Subversion
4 6 (8.11%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 44 (59.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (89.19%) Spring
2 44 (59.46%) Hibernate
3 35 (47.30%) J2EE
3 35 (47.30%) XML
4 23 (31.08%) Web Services
5 22 (29.73%) REST
6 18 (24.32%) Struts
7 12 (16.22%) JAX-RS
7 12 (16.22%) RESTful
8 10 (13.51%) CodeMirror
8 10 (13.51%) D3.js
8 10 (13.51%) Java EE
8 10 (13.51%) jQuery
8 10 (13.51%) Node.js
8 10 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (12.16%) SOAP
10 8 (10.81%) HTML
10 8 (10.81%) HTML5
10 8 (10.81%) XSLT
11 7 (9.46%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Virtual Team
2 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Unix
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) HPUX
3 6 (8.11%) Solaris
4 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) OO
3 27 (36.49%) Scrum
4 22 (29.73%) Waterfall
5 19 (25.68%) UML
6 16 (21.62%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (20.27%) SDLC
8 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
9 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
9 13 (17.57%) TDD
10 11 (14.86%) Multithreading
11 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (13.51%) Kanban
11 10 (13.51%) OOP
12 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.11%) Dependency Management
13 6 (8.11%) ETL
13 6 (8.11%) RAD
14 5 (6.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (47.30%) SQL
3 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.27%) PL/SQL
5 10 (13.51%) ES6
6 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) IBM
3 6 (8.11%) ATG
3 6 (8.11%) Blue Martini
3 6 (8.11%) Talend
4 4 (5.41%) Sybase
5 2 (2.70%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.70%) New Relic
6 1 (1.35%) hybris
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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