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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.72% 3.30% 11.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 6.67% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 20
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
29 45 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 25.00% 49.45% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 83
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 20 (83.33%) Degree
2 18 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 13 (54.17%) TDD
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) OO
6 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
7 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 9 (37.50%) Python
7 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
8 8 (33.33%) VMware
8 8 (33.33%) SOA
8 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) JUnit
9 7 (29.17%) C#
9 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
9 7 (29.17%) Subversion
9 7 (29.17%) Spring
10 6 (25.00%) Maven
10 6 (25.00%) Back Office

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
3 7 (29.17%) JUnit
3 7 (29.17%) Subversion
4 6 (25.00%) Maven
5 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) SOAP
3 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
4 6 (25.00%) JAX-WS
4 6 (25.00%) RESTful
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) XSD
4 6 (25.00%) WSDL
4 6 (25.00%) JAXB
4 6 (25.00%) JSON
4 6 (25.00%) JDBC
5 4 (16.67%) REST
5 4 (16.67%) Middleware
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) EFT
2 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Chemistry
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Scrum
1 13 (54.17%) TDD
2 10 (41.67%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (25.00%) OOD
5 6 (25.00%) Business Development
5 6 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (25.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.67%) Network Management
6 4 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) MVVM
7 3 (12.50%) E-business
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) C#
5 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (20.83%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.17%) C
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) Fortran
8 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) PhD
3 2 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO 8583
2 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat