The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 113 74 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.98% 14.18% 24.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.29% 34.42% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 93 55 71
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 215 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.53% 41.19% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 202 185 188
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Java
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Java Salary Trend in Watford

Java
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Java.

1 127 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (47.71%) SQL
3 93 (42.66%) Finance
4 76 (34.86%) Scrum
5 75 (34.40%) Spring
6 71 (32.57%) OO
7 68 (31.19%) JavaScript
8 66 (30.28%) Unix
9 60 (27.52%) HTML
10 59 (27.06%) Oracle
11 54 (24.77%) Web Services
11 54 (24.77%) XML
12 50 (22.94%) Hibernate
12 50 (22.94%) Software Engineering
13 48 (22.02%) Linux
14 44 (20.18%) TDD
15 42 (19.27%) C#
16 37 (16.97%) Python
17 36 (16.51%) Selenium
17 36 (16.51%) REST
18 35 (16.06%) Node.js
18 35 (16.06%) Shell Script
19 33 (15.14%) Tomcat
19 33 (15.14%) QA
20 31 (14.22%) Maven
20 31 (14.22%) J2EE
20 31 (14.22%) WebDriver
21 29 (13.30%) HTML5
22 28 (12.84%) RESTful
22 28 (12.84%) OOP

Java
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 33 (15.14%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.01%) WebLogic
3 23 (10.55%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.50%) JBoss
5 10 (4.59%) Apache
6 6 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.75%) CMS
6 6 (2.75%) Confluence
6 6 (2.75%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.92%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) MS Office
2 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (5.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.17%) SaaS
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.05%) Internet
2 7 (3.21%) FTP
3 2 (0.92%) HTTP
3 2 (0.92%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.46%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.88%) MySQL
2 15 (6.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.59%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.75%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.92%) DB2
9 2 (0.92%) Informix
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.46%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (16.51%) Selenium
2 31 (14.22%) Maven
2 31 (14.22%) WebDriver
3 27 (12.39%) Git (software)
4 25 (11.47%) HP UFT
5 22 (10.09%) gulp
5 22 (10.09%) JUnit
6 21 (9.63%) JBehave
7 20 (9.17%) Cucumber
8 19 (8.72%) LoadRunner
9 15 (6.88%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (5.96%) Subversion
11 9 (4.13%) JIRA
12 7 (3.21%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.75%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.75%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.75%) Log4j
13 6 (2.75%) Mockito
13 6 (2.75%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (2.29%) SoapUI
General
1 93 (42.66%) Finance
2 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.59%) Banking
4 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 121 (55.50%) Developer
2 73 (33.49%) Java Developer
3 62 (28.44%) Analyst
4 43 (19.72%) Senior Developer
5 42 (19.27%) Test Analyst
6 28 (12.84%) Senior Java Developer
7 27 (12.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (10.55%) Agile Developer
8 23 (10.55%) Agile Java Developer
9 21 (9.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (6.88%) QA Analyst
11 14 (6.42%) Android Developer
11 14 (6.42%) QA Test Analyst
11 14 (6.42%) Senior Android Developer
12 13 (5.96%) Senior Agile Developer
12 13 (5.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 12 (5.50%) Test Leader
13 12 (5.50%) Unix Analyst
14 11 (5.05%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
14 11 (5.05%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (34.40%) Spring
2 60 (27.52%) HTML
3 54 (24.77%) Web Services
3 54 (24.77%) XML
4 50 (22.94%) Hibernate
5 36 (16.51%) REST
6 35 (16.06%) Node.js
7 31 (14.22%) J2EE
8 29 (13.30%) HTML5
9 28 (12.84%) RESTful
10 25 (11.47%) CSS
11 22 (10.09%) jQuery
11 22 (10.09%) JSON
11 22 (10.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (9.63%) AngularJS
13 20 (9.17%) Struts
14 18 (8.26%) Ajax
14 18 (8.26%) Java EE
15 17 (7.80%) SOAP
16 15 (6.88%) CodeMirror
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.96%) Physics
3 13 (5.96%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.13%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.21%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.29%) RIA
7 4 (1.83%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.38%) Fintech
9 2 (0.92%) User Experience
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.28%) Unix
2 48 (22.02%) Linux
3 17 (7.80%) Solaris
4 14 (6.42%) Android
5 7 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.21%) Windows
5 7 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (34.86%) Scrum
3 71 (32.57%) OO
4 50 (22.94%) Software Engineering
5 44 (20.18%) TDD
6 28 (12.84%) OOP
7 27 (12.39%) UML
8 25 (11.47%) Functional Testing
9 24 (11.01%) Automation Testing
10 20 (9.17%) Non-Functional Testing
10 20 (9.17%) Waterfall
11 18 (8.26%) BDD
12 17 (7.80%) Kanban
12 17 (7.80%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.34%) OOD
13 16 (7.34%) Unit Testing
14 15 (6.88%) E-Commerce
15 14 (6.42%) Android Development
15 14 (6.42%) Test Scripting
16 13 (5.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 104 (47.71%) SQL
2 68 (31.19%) JavaScript
3 42 (19.27%) C#
4 37 (16.97%) Python
5 35 (16.06%) Shell Script
6 24 (11.01%) C++
7 22 (10.09%) ES6
8 18 (8.26%) Perl
9 16 (7.34%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.13%) AWK
11 8 (3.67%) Scala
12 7 (3.21%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.21%) Objective-C
12 7 (3.21%) PHP
12 7 (3.21%) Ruby
13 5 (2.29%) VB
14 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.92%) C
15 2 (0.92%) Jython
16 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (7.80%) Degree
2 13 (5.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.14%) QA
2 8 (3.67%) SDET
3 6 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Docker
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.92%) MOM
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (27.06%) Oracle
2 24 (11.01%) HP
3 13 (5.96%) IBM
4 11 (5.05%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.75%) ATG
5 6 (2.75%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.75%) Blue Martini
5 6 (2.75%) Sybase
5 6 (2.75%) Talend
6 4 (1.83%) Sun
7 3 (1.38%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.38%) New Relic
8 2 (0.92%) hybris
8 2 (0.92%) Perforce
8 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
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