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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 116 84 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.14% 14.24% 24.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.95% 39.81% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 76
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
237 211 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.23% 35.76% 55.58%
Number of salaries quoted 192 180 203
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 143 (63.00%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (45.37%) Finance
3 95 (41.85%) SQL
4 85 (37.44%) Scrum
5 80 (35.24%) Unix
6 76 (33.48%) OO
6 76 (33.48%) Spring
7 67 (29.52%) JavaScript
8 59 (25.99%) TDD
9 55 (24.23%) HTML
10 54 (23.79%) Linux
11 51 (22.47%) Oracle
11 51 (22.47%) Web Services
12 50 (22.03%) Hibernate
13 48 (21.15%) Software Engineering
14 45 (19.82%) Selenium
14 45 (19.82%) C#
15 43 (18.94%) QA
15 43 (18.94%) WebDriver
16 42 (18.50%) Shell Script
17 41 (18.06%) XML
18 39 (17.18%) Tomcat
18 39 (17.18%) Node.js
19 38 (16.74%) Python
20 35 (15.42%) Maven
21 33 (14.54%) REST
22 32 (14.10%) BDD
22 32 (14.10%) J2EE
23 31 (13.66%) HP UFT
23 31 (13.66%) Cucumber

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 39 (17.18%) Tomcat
2 21 (9.25%) WebSphere
3 20 (8.81%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.73%) JBoss
5 11 (4.85%) Apache
5 11 (4.85%) Confluence
6 6 (2.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.64%) CMS
6 6 (2.64%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (4.85%) MS Office
2 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Magento
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) Internet
2 11 (4.85%) FTP
3 4 (1.76%) iBeacon
4 3 (1.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.44%) AMQP
5 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.37%) MySQL
3 16 (7.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (4.85%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.96%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.64%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.44%) DB2
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (19.82%) Selenium
2 43 (18.94%) WebDriver
3 35 (15.42%) Maven
4 31 (13.66%) Cucumber
4 31 (13.66%) HP UFT
5 30 (13.22%) JBehave
6 29 (12.78%) Git (software)
7 24 (10.57%) gulp
7 24 (10.57%) JUnit
8 20 (8.81%) JIRA
8 20 (8.81%) Karma Test Runner
9 16 (7.05%) LoadRunner
10 14 (6.17%) Subversion
11 10 (4.41%) SoapUI
12 7 (3.08%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.64%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.64%) Log4j
13 6 (2.64%) Mockito
13 6 (2.64%) Talend Open Studio
14 4 (1.76%) ClearQuest
General
1 103 (45.37%) Finance
2 16 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.96%) Banking
4 4 (1.76%) Retail
5 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (58.15%) Developer
2 76 (33.48%) Java Developer
3 73 (32.16%) Analyst
4 49 (21.59%) Senior Developer
4 49 (21.59%) Test Analyst
5 29 (12.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 28 (12.33%) Agile Developer
6 28 (12.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 24 (10.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 24 (10.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (7.49%) Android Developer
8 17 (7.49%) Senior Android Developer
8 17 (7.49%) Unix Analyst
9 16 (7.05%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.05%) SQL Analyst
10 15 (6.61%) QA Analyst
10 15 (6.61%) Senior Agile Developer
10 15 (6.61%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 14 (6.17%) QA Test Analyst
12 13 (5.73%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.48%) Spring
2 55 (24.23%) HTML
3 51 (22.47%) Web Services
4 50 (22.03%) Hibernate
5 41 (18.06%) XML
6 39 (17.18%) Node.js
7 33 (14.54%) REST
8 32 (14.10%) J2EE
9 30 (13.22%) CSS
10 29 (12.78%) RESTful
11 25 (11.01%) HTML5
12 24 (10.57%) AngularJS
12 24 (10.57%) jQuery
12 24 (10.57%) JSON
12 24 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (9.69%) Ajax
14 21 (9.25%) Gherkin
15 20 (8.81%) CodeMirror
15 20 (8.81%) D3.js
15 20 (8.81%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.52%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.64%) Fintech
5 6 (2.64%) User Experience
6 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.20%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 80 (35.24%) Unix
2 54 (23.79%) Linux
3 20 (8.81%) Solaris
4 17 (7.49%) Android
5 8 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.52%) Windows
6 7 (3.08%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.64%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (63.00%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (37.44%) Scrum
3 76 (33.48%) OO
4 59 (25.99%) TDD
5 48 (21.15%) Software Engineering
6 32 (14.10%) BDD
7 29 (12.78%) Automation Testing
7 29 (12.78%) Functional Testing
7 29 (12.78%) OOP
8 25 (11.01%) Test Automation
8 25 (11.01%) UML
9 24 (10.57%) Kanban
10 23 (10.13%) Test Scripting
11 21 (9.25%) Waterfall
12 20 (8.81%) Non-Functional Testing
13 19 (8.37%) Automated Testing
13 19 (8.37%) Regression Testing
14 18 (7.93%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.93%) OOD
15 17 (7.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (41.85%) SQL
2 67 (29.52%) JavaScript
3 45 (19.82%) C#
4 42 (18.50%) Shell Script
5 38 (16.74%) Python
6 24 (10.57%) ES6
7 19 (8.37%) C++
7 19 (8.37%) Perl
8 13 (5.73%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.29%) PHP
10 11 (4.85%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.52%) AWK
11 8 (3.52%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.20%) Scala
13 4 (1.76%) Ruby
14 3 (1.32%) Jython
14 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.88%) VB
16 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (7.93%) Degree
2 15 (6.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (18.94%) QA
2 10 (4.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.88%) MOM
3 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (22.47%) Oracle
2 20 (8.81%) HP
3 14 (6.17%) IBM
4 13 (5.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.85%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.64%) ATG
6 6 (2.64%) Blue Martini
6 6 (2.64%) Talend
7 5 (2.20%) Sybase
8 4 (1.76%) hybris
9 3 (1.32%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.32%) New Relic
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500 Per Day - £550 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
iKas International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago