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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 94 61 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.46% 11.44% 13.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.53% 25.74% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 82 41 44
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £94,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
202 237 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.82% 44.47% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 172 196 152
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (58.29%) SQL
2 96 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (47.43%) XML
4 81 (46.29%) Finance
5 78 (44.57%) Oracle
6 67 (38.29%) JavaScript
7 61 (34.86%) HTML
8 59 (33.71%) J2EE
9 55 (31.43%) Web Services
9 55 (31.43%) Spring
10 48 (27.43%) Scrum
10 48 (27.43%) OO
11 41 (23.43%) Hibernate
12 40 (22.86%) Software Engineering
13 38 (21.71%) PL/SQL
14 36 (20.57%) UML
14 36 (20.57%) SDLC
15 34 (19.43%) RESTful
16 32 (18.29%) Waterfall
17 31 (17.71%) Mentoring
18 28 (16.00%) Unix
18 28 (16.00%) HTML5
19 27 (15.43%) SaaS
19 27 (15.43%) E-Commerce
19 27 (15.43%) Internet
20 26 (14.86%) CSS
20 26 (14.86%) WebSphere
21 25 (14.29%) OOP
22 24 (13.71%) REST
23 23 (13.14%) Git (software)

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 (14.86%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 16 (9.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.86%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.71%) Apache
6 3 (1.71%) CMS
6 3 (1.71%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Connections
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (6.86%) MS Office
2 6 (3.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.43%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.43%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.71%) DB2
3 8 (4.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.71%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (1.71%) Informix
5 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.14%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (1.14%) MySQL
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.57%) Big Data
7 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.57%) gulp
3 18 (10.29%) LoadRunner
3 18 (10.29%) Maven
3 18 (10.29%) WebDriver
4 17 (9.71%) JBehave
5 15 (8.57%) Bitbucket
5 15 (8.57%) JUnit
6 14 (8.00%) Selenium
7 12 (6.86%) Cucumber
8 8 (4.57%) HP UFT
8 8 (4.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (2.86%) Rational Application Developer
10 5 (2.86%) Subversion
11 3 (1.71%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.71%) JIRA
12 2 (1.14%) Android Studio
12 2 (1.14%) Gradle
12 2 (1.14%) Mockito
General
1 81 (46.29%) Finance
2 19 (10.86%) Retail
3 7 (4.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (49.14%) Developer
2 54 (30.86%) Java Developer
3 30 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 28 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (14.29%) Analyst
6 23 (13.14%) Consultant
6 23 (13.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (10.29%) Test Analyst
8 15 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 15 (8.57%) JavaScript Engineer
9 11 (6.29%) Java Engineer
9 11 (6.29%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (5.71%) Software Test Engineer
10 10 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (5.71%) Test Engineer
10 10 (5.71%) Test Leader
10 10 (5.71%) WebSphere Consultant
11 9 (5.14%) Agile Java Developer
11 9 (5.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 9 (5.14%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (47.43%) XML
2 61 (34.86%) HTML
3 59 (33.71%) J2EE
4 55 (31.43%) Spring
4 55 (31.43%) Web Services
5 41 (23.43%) Hibernate
6 34 (19.43%) RESTful
7 28 (16.00%) HTML5
8 26 (14.86%) CSS
9 24 (13.71%) REST
10 22 (12.57%) jQuery
10 22 (12.57%) Node.js
10 22 (12.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (11.43%) JSP
12 17 (9.71%) EJB
13 15 (8.57%) AngularJS
13 15 (8.57%) lodash
13 15 (8.57%) Servlets
14 11 (6.29%) XHTML
15 9 (5.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) Virtual Team
2 15 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.71%) RIA
4 4 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.71%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.71%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.71%) Fintech
6 2 (1.14%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.00%) Unix
2 15 (8.57%) Linux
3 7 (4.00%) Windows
4 4 (2.29%) Solaris
5 3 (1.71%) Android
6 2 (1.14%) HPUX
7 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.43%) OO
2 48 (27.43%) Scrum
3 40 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 36 (20.57%) SDLC
4 36 (20.57%) UML
5 32 (18.29%) Waterfall
6 31 (17.71%) Mentoring
7 27 (15.43%) E-Commerce
8 25 (14.29%) OOP
9 23 (13.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (13.14%) MVC
9 23 (13.14%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (12.57%) Unit Testing
11 17 (9.71%) TDD
12 16 (9.14%) ETL
13 15 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
14 14 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (7.43%) Project Management
16 12 (6.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 102 (58.29%) SQL
2 67 (38.29%) JavaScript
3 38 (21.71%) PL/SQL
4 20 (11.43%) C++
5 17 (9.71%) C#
6 16 (9.14%) ES6
6 16 (9.14%) Python
7 10 (5.71%) Perl
7 10 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.57%) Ruby
8 8 (4.57%) Scala
9 7 (4.00%) AWK
10 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.29%) VB
12 3 (1.71%) C
13 2 (1.14%) LotusScript
14 1 (0.57%) Groovy
14 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.00%) SLA
2 15 (8.57%) QA
3 11 (6.29%) SDET
4 6 (3.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.57%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (44.57%) Oracle
2 23 (13.14%) IBM
3 18 (10.29%) HP
4 8 (4.57%) Talend
5 6 (3.43%) Informatica
5 6 (3.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.29%) Sun
8 3 (1.71%) Perforce
9 2 (1.14%) ATG
9 2 (1.14%) Blue Martini
9 2 (1.14%) Lotus
10 1 (0.57%) Citrix
10 1 (0.57%) Google
10 1 (0.57%) hybris
10 1 (0.57%) Sybase
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