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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 19.64% 1.94% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.88% 4.35% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,250 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
85 46 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 75.89% 44.66% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 126
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 28 (68.29%) Git (software)
2 27 (65.85%) Degree
3 24 (58.54%) TDD
4 22 (53.66%) SQL
5 21 (51.22%) HTML
5 21 (51.22%) SOA
5 21 (51.22%) Computer Science
6 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
6 20 (48.78%) JUnit
6 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (46.34%) Eclipse
7 19 (46.34%) OO
8 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
8 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
8 18 (43.90%) .NET
8 18 (43.90%) Scrum
9 16 (39.02%) C#
9 16 (39.02%) SOAP
9 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
10 14 (34.15%) Python
10 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
11 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (31.71%) VMware
11 13 (31.71%) ISO 8583
11 13 (31.71%) Back Office
11 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
11 13 (31.71%) WSDL
11 13 (31.71%) JDBC
11 13 (31.71%) JAXB
11 13 (31.71%) EFT

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.51%) Couchbase
4 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Git (software)
2 20 (48.78%) JUnit
3 19 (46.34%) Eclipse
4 9 (21.95%) Subversion
5 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
5 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.20%) Fiddler
6 5 (12.20%) Maven
6 5 (12.20%) JIRA
7 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.32%) CruiseControl
8 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.88%) NUnit
8 2 (4.88%) Selenium
General
1 13 (31.71%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) HTML
2 18 (43.90%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) SOAP
4 13 (31.71%) Web Services
4 13 (31.71%) XML
4 13 (31.71%) XSD
4 13 (31.71%) WSDL
4 13 (31.71%) JAXB
4 13 (31.71%) JAX-WS
4 13 (31.71%) JDBC
5 9 (21.95%) REST
6 6 (14.63%) Middleware
6 6 (14.63%) J2EE
6 6 (14.63%) Spring
7 5 (12.20%) JSON
7 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
7 5 (12.20%) RESTful
8 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Computer Science
2 13 (31.71%) EFT
3 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.32%) Open Source
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) TDD
2 21 (51.22%) SOA
3 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (46.34%) OO
5 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
5 18 (43.90%) Scrum
6 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
7 13 (31.71%) Business Development
7 13 (31.71%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (31.71%) OOD
7 13 (31.71%) User Stories
8 8 (19.51%) MVC
9 6 (14.63%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (14.63%) BDD
9 6 (14.63%) Network Management
9 6 (14.63%) Pair Programming
10 5 (12.20%) OOP
10 5 (12.20%) DevOps
11 3 (7.32%) E-business
11 3 (7.32%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) C#
4 14 (34.15%) Python
5 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
6 7 (17.07%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Fortran
7 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) ISO 8583
2 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Splunk
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) hybris
5 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.44%) ATG
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