Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 119 167
Rank change year-on-year +23 +48 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 22 47 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.60% 1.58% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 3.56% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 55 58
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 679 1,320 2,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.38% 44.28% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 557 993 2,060
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £71,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Hertfordshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Hertfordshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Hertfordshire

Java 8
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bishop's Stortford - 20 £55,000 - 1
Rickmansworth 0 1 £60,000 +23.71%
Java 8
East of England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) Spring Boot
4 15 (68.18%) HTML5
4 15 (68.18%) CSS3
4 15 (68.18%) Kanban
4 15 (68.18%) JPA
4 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
4 15 (68.18%) RESTful
4 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 15 (68.18%) Python
4 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Azure
5 12 (54.55%) AWS
6 8 (36.36%) React
6 8 (36.36%) ERP
7 7 (31.82%) Google
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) Retail
9 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.55%) Finance

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) AWS
1 12 (54.55%) Azure
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
1 21 (95.45%) Java Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Lead Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Lead Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) AWS Developer
4 5 (22.73%) React Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Development Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Java Development Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Development Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 16 (72.73%) Spring Boot
4 15 (68.18%) CSS3
4 15 (68.18%) HTML5
4 15 (68.18%) JPA
4 15 (68.18%) RESTful
4 15 (68.18%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) React
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Kanban
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
2 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) ERP
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Google