The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 71 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 0.74% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.75% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
Java Programmer
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
497 400 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.03% 98.28% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 363 305 353
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Watford region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in Watford

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSTL
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) RAD
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Sun