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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 93 85 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.62% 14.76% 14.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.73% 29.62% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 83 53 43
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £62,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
199 287 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.12% 49.83% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 175 232 161
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 104 (58.43%) SQL
2 103 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (48.31%) Finance
4 78 (43.82%) Oracle
4 78 (43.82%) XML
5 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
6 62 (34.83%) J2EE
7 60 (33.71%) HTML
8 53 (29.78%) Scrum
9 51 (28.65%) Spring
10 49 (27.53%) Web Services
11 45 (25.28%) OO
12 44 (24.72%) PL/SQL
13 42 (23.60%) Hibernate
13 42 (23.60%) SDLC
14 41 (23.03%) Software Engineering
15 37 (20.79%) UML
16 36 (20.22%) Unix
17 35 (19.66%) RESTful
18 34 (19.10%) Waterfall
19 32 (17.98%) Mentoring
20 31 (17.42%) E-Commerce
21 29 (16.29%) CSS
22 28 (15.73%) Internet
23 26 (14.61%) WebSphere
23 26 (14.61%) Git (software)
23 26 (14.61%) IBM
24 25 (14.04%) OOP
24 25 (14.04%) HTML5
24 25 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture

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 26 (14.61%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (8.43%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.93%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.25%) JBoss
6 3 (1.69%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.69%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.12%) IBM Connections
7 2 (1.12%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.12%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) Mule
8 1 (0.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (7.87%) MS Office
2 8 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.74%) Oracle Database
2 11 (6.18%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.62%) DB2
4 8 (4.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.69%) DbVisualizer
7 3 (1.69%) Informix
7 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.24%) gulp
3 17 (9.55%) Maven
4 16 (8.99%) Bitbucket
4 16 (8.99%) Selenium
4 16 (8.99%) WebDriver
5 15 (8.43%) LoadRunner
6 14 (7.87%) Cucumber
6 14 (7.87%) JBehave
7 12 (6.74%) JUnit
8 10 (5.62%) HP UFT
9 8 (4.49%) Subversion
10 6 (3.37%) JIRA
10 6 (3.37%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (2.81%) ClearQuest
11 5 (2.81%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (2.81%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (1.69%) Gradle
12 3 (1.69%) Toad
13 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (48.31%) Finance
2 21 (11.80%) Retail
3 7 (3.93%) Banking
4 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (46.07%) Developer
2 52 (29.21%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.17%) Analyst
3 27 (15.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (14.61%) Senior Developer
5 21 (11.80%) Consultant
5 21 (11.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (10.11%) Test Analyst
7 14 (7.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (7.87%) JavaScript Engineer
8 11 (6.18%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (5.62%) Java Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 10 (5.62%) WebSphere Consultant
10 9 (5.06%) QA Automation Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) QA Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) QA Test Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Software Test Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Test Automation Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (43.82%) XML
2 62 (34.83%) J2EE
3 60 (33.71%) HTML
4 51 (28.65%) Spring
5 49 (27.53%) Web Services
6 42 (23.60%) Hibernate
7 35 (19.66%) RESTful
8 29 (16.29%) CSS
9 25 (14.04%) HTML5
10 20 (11.24%) jQuery
10 20 (11.24%) Node.js
10 20 (11.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (10.67%) JSP
12 17 (9.55%) REST
13 15 (8.43%) EJB
13 15 (8.43%) lodash
13 15 (8.43%) Servlets
14 14 (7.87%) AngularJS
15 11 (6.18%) XHTML
16 10 (5.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.04%) Virtual Team
2 11 (6.18%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.62%) RIA
4 5 (2.81%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.69%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.69%) iPad
7 2 (1.12%) Fintech
8 1 (0.56%) Blog
8 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.22%) Unix
2 14 (7.87%) Linux
3 7 (3.93%) Windows
4 2 (1.12%) Solaris
5 1 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.78%) Scrum
3 45 (25.28%) OO
4 42 (23.60%) SDLC
5 41 (23.03%) Software Engineering
6 37 (20.79%) UML
7 34 (19.10%) Waterfall
8 32 (17.98%) Mentoring
9 31 (17.42%) E-Commerce
10 25 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 25 (14.04%) OOP
11 24 (13.48%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (12.36%) MVC
13 19 (10.67%) Unit Testing
14 17 (9.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (9.55%) ETL
15 16 (8.99%) Data Modelling
16 15 (8.43%) Project Management
17 13 (7.30%) TDD
18 12 (6.74%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (58.43%) SQL
2 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
3 44 (24.72%) PL/SQL
4 23 (12.92%) C++
5 20 (11.24%) C#
6 14 (7.87%) Python
7 12 (6.74%) ES6
8 11 (6.18%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.06%) Scala
10 6 (3.37%) Perl
10 6 (3.37%) Ruby
10 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.25%) C
11 4 (2.25%) VB
12 3 (1.69%) AWK
13 2 (1.12%) LotusScript
14 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.56%) Groovy
14 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.06%) Degree
2 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.80%) SLA
2 15 (8.43%) QA
3 10 (5.62%) SDET
4 6 (3.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.56%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (43.82%) Oracle
2 26 (14.61%) IBM
3 15 (8.43%) HP
4 8 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.37%) Informatica
5 6 (3.37%) Talend
6 5 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.25%) Sun
8 3 (1.69%) JDA
8 3 (1.69%) Perforce
8 3 (1.69%) WSO2
9 2 (1.12%) Google
9 2 (1.12%) Lotus
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix
10 1 (0.56%) Intel
10 1 (0.56%) Sybase
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