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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 75 101 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.89% 18.17% 14.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.66% 34.71% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 55 39
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
Java
Hertfordshire

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
194 291 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.10% 52.34% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 161 215 168
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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.

1 102 (61.82%) SQL
2 99 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (46.06%) Finance
4 71 (43.03%) XML
5 65 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 65 (39.39%) J2EE
5 65 (39.39%) Oracle
6 55 (33.33%) HTML
7 53 (32.12%) Scrum
8 50 (30.30%) Unix
9 49 (29.70%) Web Services
10 45 (27.27%) Spring
11 42 (25.45%) Software Engineering
11 42 (25.45%) PL/SQL
12 39 (23.64%) RESTful
13 38 (23.03%) SDLC
13 38 (23.03%) OO
14 37 (22.42%) E-Commerce
14 37 (22.42%) Hibernate
15 35 (21.21%) Git (software)
15 35 (21.21%) IBM
16 34 (20.61%) Internet
17 33 (20.00%) UML
18 32 (19.39%) CSS
19 31 (18.79%) Waterfall
20 30 (18.18%) WebSphere
21 27 (16.36%) OOP
22 25 (15.15%) Mentoring
23 23 (13.94%) C#
23 23 (13.94%) C++

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 30 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 19 (11.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (7.88%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.85%) MQSeries
6 5 (3.03%) Apache
6 5 (3.03%) CMS
6 5 (3.03%) JBoss
7 4 (2.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.82%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.21%) IBM Connections
9 2 (1.21%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.21%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.61%) Drupal
10 1 (0.61%) Mule
10 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) MS Office
2 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Google Drive
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.61%) SSH
2 1 (0.61%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.48%) DB2
2 13 (7.88%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (4.85%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (4.85%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.42%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (2.42%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.21%) Informix
8 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.91%) Selenium
3 17 (10.30%) gulp
3 17 (10.30%) Maven
3 17 (10.30%) Subversion
4 16 (9.70%) Bitbucket
4 16 (9.70%) JUnit
5 15 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 15 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 13 (7.88%) JBehave
7 12 (7.27%) HP UFT
7 12 (7.27%) LoadRunner
8 9 (5.45%) JIRA
9 8 (4.85%) ClearQuest
10 6 (3.64%) Ant
10 6 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (3.03%) Rational Application Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Toad
12 4 (2.42%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.42%) Mockito
General
1 76 (46.06%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Retail
3 4 (2.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (47.27%) Developer
2 50 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.79%) Analyst
4 28 (16.97%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (12.73%) Test Analyst
6 18 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 17 (10.30%) Consultant
8 15 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 14 (8.48%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (7.88%) JavaScript Engineer
11 12 (7.27%) Agile Developer
11 12 (7.27%) Agile Java Developer
12 11 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (6.06%) WebSphere Consultant
14 9 (5.45%) Applications Support
14 9 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
14 9 (5.45%) QA Engineer
14 9 (5.45%) Software Developer
14 9 (5.45%) Software Test Engineer
14 9 (5.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (43.03%) XML
2 65 (39.39%) J2EE
3 55 (33.33%) HTML
4 49 (29.70%) Web Services
5 45 (27.27%) Spring
6 39 (23.64%) RESTful
7 37 (22.42%) Hibernate
8 32 (19.39%) CSS
9 22 (13.33%) HTML5
9 22 (13.33%) JSP
10 20 (12.12%) EJB
10 20 (12.12%) Node.js
11 19 (11.52%) Servlets
12 18 (10.91%) jQuery
12 18 (10.91%) REST
13 17 (10.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 14 (8.48%) lodash
15 14 (8.48%) XHTML
16 12 (7.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 12 (7.27%) RIA
3 5 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.42%) iPad
5 3 (1.82%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.61%) Blog
6 1 (0.61%) Fintech
6 1 (0.61%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) Social Media
6 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.30%) Unix
2 18 (10.91%) Linux
3 7 (4.24%) Windows
4 4 (2.42%) HPUX
4 4 (2.42%) Solaris
5 2 (1.21%) AIX
5 2 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.12%) Scrum
3 42 (25.45%) Software Engineering
4 38 (23.03%) OO
4 38 (23.03%) SDLC
5 37 (22.42%) E-Commerce
6 33 (20.00%) UML
7 31 (18.79%) Waterfall
8 27 (16.36%) OOP
9 25 (15.15%) Mentoring
10 21 (12.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (12.73%) MVC
11 20 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (10.91%) ETL
13 17 (10.30%) Data Modelling
14 15 (9.09%) Unit Testing
15 14 (8.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (7.88%) Test Scripting
17 12 (7.27%) Migration
17 12 (7.27%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (61.82%) SQL
2 65 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 42 (25.45%) PL/SQL
4 23 (13.94%) C#
4 23 (13.94%) C++
5 15 (9.09%) Python
6 14 (8.48%) Shell Script
7 12 (7.27%) Scala
8 8 (4.85%) ES6
9 6 (3.64%) Ruby
9 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.03%) C
11 2 (1.21%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.21%) LotusScript
11 2 (1.21%) Perl
11 2 (1.21%) PHP
12 1 (0.61%) Erlang
12 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.48%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.42%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.21%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.52%) QA
2 16 (9.70%) SLA
3 10 (6.06%) SDET
4 6 (3.64%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (39.39%) Oracle
2 35 (21.21%) IBM
3 10 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.45%) HP
5 6 (3.64%) Informatica
5 6 (3.64%) Talend
6 5 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.42%) ATG
7 4 (2.42%) Blue Martini
7 4 (2.42%) Elastic Path
7 4 (2.42%) Interwoven
7 4 (2.42%) JDA
7 4 (2.42%) Sun
7 4 (2.42%) WSO2
8 3 (1.82%) Google
8 3 (1.82%) Lotus
9 2 (1.21%) Intel
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.61%) Kofax
10 1 (0.61%) Perforce
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