The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 26 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.63% 5.62% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 8.47% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 59 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 50.88% 66.29% 52.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 45 95
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Java Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) VMware