The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 70 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.37% 4.33% 9.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 4.55% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 308 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.74% 95.36% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 406 233 231
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

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 28 July 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Finance
3 25 (69.44%) Eclipse
3 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
4 23 (63.89%) HTML
5 22 (61.11%) JSP
5 22 (61.11%) Struts
5 22 (61.11%) UNIX
6 21 (58.33%) Linux
7 20 (55.56%) Spring
8 18 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 18 (50.00%) Web Services
8 18 (50.00%) OO
9 17 (47.22%) SQL
9 17 (47.22%) J2EE
9 17 (47.22%) Oracle
10 16 (44.44%) RDBMS
10 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
11 15 (41.67%) Maven
11 15 (41.67%) TDD
12 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
13 12 (33.33%) Informix
13 12 (33.33%) JUnit
13 12 (33.33%) XML
13 12 (33.33%) JDBC
13 12 (33.33%) Retail
13 12 (33.33%) Degree
14 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
15 10 (27.78%) JSTL
15 10 (27.78%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
2 10 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Liferay
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 12 (33.33%) Informix
3 10 (27.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) JasperReports
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Eclipse
2 15 (41.67%) Maven
3 12 (33.33%) JUnit
4 10 (27.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Subversion
6 8 (22.22%) Ant
7 6 (16.67%) Log4j
8 4 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Retail
3 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) HTML
2 22 (61.11%) JSP
2 22 (61.11%) Struts
3 20 (55.56%) Spring
4 18 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 18 (50.00%) Web Services
5 17 (47.22%) J2EE
6 12 (33.33%) XML
6 12 (33.33%) JDBC
7 10 (27.78%) JSTL
7 10 (27.78%) XHTML
8 9 (25.00%) CSS
8 9 (25.00%) Ajax
9 8 (22.22%) XSLT
9 8 (22.22%) JMS
10 6 (16.67%) EJB
10 6 (16.67%) Servlets
10 6 (16.67%) XMLBeans
11 4 (11.11%) jQuery
11 4 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.78%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) UNIX
2 21 (58.33%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Solaris
4 6 (16.67%) HPUX
5 3 (8.33%) Windows
6 2 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) OO
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
4 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 10 (27.78%) Content Management
4 10 (27.78%) RAD
5 9 (25.00%) Web Development
6 7 (19.44%) MVC
7 6 (16.67%) UML
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
10 2 (5.56%) OOP
10 2 (5.56%) OOD
10 2 (5.56%) Scrum
10 2 (5.56%) Web Design
11 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.78%) BDD
11 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 10 (27.78%) Perl
5 8 (22.22%) XPath
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) IBM
3 9 (25.00%) ATG
4 6 (16.67%) Interwoven
4 6 (16.67%) Elastic Path
4 6 (16.67%) Blue Martini
5 4 (11.11%) Sun
6 3 (8.33%) Endeca
6 3 (8.33%) Demandware
6 3 (8.33%) hybris
7 2 (5.56%) JBoss
7 2 (5.56%) Intershop
7 2 (5.56%) Perforce
8 1 (2.78%) Sybase
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