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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 13.43% 2.44% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.22% 3.39% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £46,250 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £25,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
89 59 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 66.42% 71.95% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 112
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (56.52%) SOA
2 12 (52.17%) JUnit
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
3 10 (43.48%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) OOP
6 7 (30.43%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) Pair Programming
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
6 7 (30.43%) BDD
6 7 (30.43%) Couchbase
6 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) Python
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) JIRA
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (21.74%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Couchbase
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) JUnit
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
3 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 5 (21.74%) Fiddler
6 2 (8.70%) Selenium
6 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
6 2 (8.70%) NUnit
6 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Java Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Programmer
4 4 (17.39%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) REST
4 5 (21.74%) JAX-WS
4 5 (21.74%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) XSD
4 5 (21.74%) WSDL
4 5 (21.74%) JAXB
4 5 (21.74%) JDBC
4 5 (21.74%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) EFT
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) SOA
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 7 (30.43%) OOP
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Pair Programming
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (21.74%) Business Development
5 5 (21.74%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Network Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO 8583
2 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Splunk
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) hybris
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) ATG