The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 78 133 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.88% 25.68% 19.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.81% 45.70% 37.73%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 45
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
201 291 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.77% 56.18% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 172 201 165
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 78 (59.09%) SQL
2 70 (53.03%) Unix
3 67 (50.76%) Oracle
4 61 (46.21%) Linux
5 58 (43.94%) IBM
6 54 (40.91%) J2EE
7 53 (40.15%) Finance
8 47 (35.61%) WebSphere
9 43 (32.58%) Tomcat
10 42 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (29.55%) Spring
12 38 (28.79%) WebSphere Application Server
13 35 (26.52%) Microsoft
14 34 (25.76%) MySQL
14 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
14 34 (25.76%) Hibernate
15 33 (25.00%) Apache
15 33 (25.00%) Windows
16 32 (24.24%) MS Office
16 32 (24.24%) Web Services
17 29 (21.97%) Perl
17 29 (21.97%) ITIL
18 26 (19.70%) JSP
18 26 (19.70%) Problem Management
19 25 (18.94%) LAMP
19 25 (18.94%) WebSphere MQ
19 25 (18.94%) Bash Shell
19 25 (18.94%) Apache ServiceMix
20 24 (18.18%) Shell Script
20 24 (18.18%) FTP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (35.61%) WebSphere
2 43 (32.58%) Tomcat
3 38 (28.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 33 (25.00%) Apache
5 25 (18.94%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (6.82%) JBoss
7 7 (5.30%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.03%) MQSeries
9 3 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (2.27%) CMS
9 3 (2.27%) Jetty
10 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.52%) IBM Domino
10 2 (1.52%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.76%) Drupal
11 1 (0.76%) Node.js
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (24.24%) MS Office
2 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.18%) FTP
2 19 (14.39%) SSH
3 15 (11.36%) Internet
4 11 (8.33%) DNS
4 11 (8.33%) SSL
5 8 (6.06%) PuTTY
5 8 (6.06%) Telnet
6 4 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.76%) MySQL
2 24 (18.18%) DB2
3 21 (15.91%) Oracle Database
4 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 13 (9.85%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.85%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (5.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.03%) Informix
11 3 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.52%) Big Data
12 2 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (14.39%) HP UFT
2 11 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 9 (6.82%) JIRA
4 8 (6.06%) Selenium
4 8 (6.06%) Toad
5 7 (5.30%) LoadRunner
5 7 (5.30%) Subversion
6 6 (4.55%) ClearQuest
6 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.79%) Maven
8 4 (3.03%) Ant
8 4 (3.03%) JUnit
8 4 (3.03%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.27%) Log4j
10 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.52%) jMock
10 2 (1.52%) Mockito
11 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (40.15%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (0.76%) Advertising
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (31.82%) Analyst
1 42 (31.82%) Developer
2 39 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 28 (21.21%) Test Analyst
4 19 (14.39%) Applications Support
5 17 (12.88%) J2EE Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (12.12%) Unix Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Linux Support
7 14 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Unix Scripter
8 13 (9.85%) AIX Support
8 13 (9.85%) Consultant
8 13 (9.85%) Linux Scripter
8 13 (9.85%) SQL Support Analyst
8 13 (9.85%) Unix Support
8 13 (9.85%) Unix Support Analyst
9 11 (8.33%) Administrator
9 11 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (40.91%) J2EE
2 39 (29.55%) Spring
3 34 (25.76%) Hibernate
4 32 (24.24%) Web Services
5 26 (19.70%) JSP
6 25 (18.94%) LAMP
6 25 (18.94%) WebSphere MQ
7 21 (15.91%) HTML
8 16 (12.12%) CSS
8 16 (12.12%) JDBC
8 16 (12.12%) XML
9 14 (10.61%) Servlets
10 13 (9.85%) .NET
10 13 (9.85%) EJB
11 12 (9.09%) REST
12 9 (6.82%) XHTML
13 7 (5.30%) SOAP
14 5 (3.79%) JMS
15 4 (3.03%) Struts
15 4 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Clustering
2 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.30%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.76%) Blog
4 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.76%) Handset
4 1 (0.76%) PMI
4 1 (0.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 70 (53.03%) Unix
2 61 (46.21%) Linux
3 33 (25.00%) Windows
4 19 (14.39%) AIX
5 17 (12.88%) Solaris
6 12 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (5.30%) Windows Server
9 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.27%) HPUX
11 1 (0.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.97%) ITIL
3 26 (19.70%) Problem Management
4 23 (17.42%) Software Testing
5 21 (15.91%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 17 (12.88%) Functional Testing
7 17 (12.88%) MVC
8 16 (12.12%) Scrum
8 16 (12.12%) Time Management
9 14 (10.61%) OO
9 14 (10.61%) Waterfall
10 12 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 11 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 11 (8.33%) Project Management
11 11 (8.33%) Test Scripting
12 10 (7.58%) Manual Testing
12 10 (7.58%) UML
13 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 9 (6.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (59.09%) SQL
2 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
3 29 (21.97%) Perl
4 25 (18.94%) Bash Shell
5 24 (18.18%) C
5 24 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 23 (17.42%) PL/SQL
7 20 (15.15%) C#
8 12 (9.09%) PHP
8 12 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 11 (8.33%) Python
10 10 (7.58%) C++
11 7 (5.30%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.52%) Scala
13 1 (0.76%) Delphi
13 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.76%) Erlang
13 1 (0.76%) Ruby
13 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) Degree
1 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.52%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.76%) ISEB
3 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.52%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Postfix
1 11 (8.33%) qmail
1 11 (8.33%) Sendmail
1 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (12.88%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (8.33%) Plesk
3 2 (1.52%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (50.76%) Oracle
2 58 (43.94%) IBM
3 35 (26.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.09%) HP
5 11 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.33%) VMware
6 7 (5.30%) Intel
7 3 (2.27%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.27%) Splunk
8 2 (1.52%) ATG
8 2 (1.52%) Axway
8 2 (1.52%) Blue Martini
8 2 (1.52%) Elastic Path
8 2 (1.52%) Kofax
8 2 (1.52%) Lotus
8 2 (1.52%) Sun
9 1 (0.76%) hybris
9 1 (0.76%) Sybase
9 1 (0.76%) Talend
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago