Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 126 192
Rank change year-on-year +8 +66 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 35 78 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.38% 1.89% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 3.69% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 79 25
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04% -

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 1,103 2,112 2,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 43.37% 51.14% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1,787 1,898
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.82% -0.53%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Hertfordshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Hertfordshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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
Rickmansworth +22 14 £50,000 -16.67%
Watford +19 9 £62,500 +38.89%
Borehamwood +22 4 £57,500 +36.90%
Welwyn Garden City +25 2 £50,000 -20.00%
Stevenage +14 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Java 8
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (88.57%) Spring
3 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 13 (37.14%) Web Services
6 13 (37.14%) AWS
7 10 (28.57%) OOP
7 10 (28.57%) JUnit
8 9 (25.71%) Spring Boot
9 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum
9 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (20.00%) Google
10 7 (20.00%) GCP
10 7 (20.00%) REST
11 6 (17.14%) Docker
11 6 (17.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (17.14%) Gatling
11 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
11 6 (17.14%) RESTful
12 5 (14.29%) Blog
12 5 (14.29%) Legal
12 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 5 (14.29%) DevOps
12 5 (14.29%) GitHub
13 4 (11.43%) JAX-RS
13 4 (11.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (11.43%) Elastic Path

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (11.43%) CoreMedia CMS
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Magento
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) AWS
2 7 (20.00%) GCP
3 6 (17.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (14.29%) GitHub
5 4 (11.43%) Azure
5 4 (11.43%) Serverless
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) JUnit
2 6 (17.14%) Gatling
2 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) git-flow
3 4 (11.43%) Mockito
4 3 (8.57%) GitLab
4 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
4 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.71%) Gradle
5 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (14.29%) Legal
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
1 29 (82.86%) Java Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Cloud Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
3 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Software Verification Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
3 2 (5.71%) System Verification Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Development Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) Spring
2 15 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 13 (37.14%) Web Services
4 9 (25.71%) Spring Boot
5 7 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (17.14%) RESTful
7 4 (11.43%) Java EE
7 4 (11.43%) JAX-RS
7 4 (11.43%) JDBC
7 4 (11.43%) JMS
7 4 (11.43%) JPA
7 4 (11.43%) Servlets
8 2 (5.71%) CSS
8 2 (5.71%) HTML
8 2 (5.71%) SOAP
9 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) Node.js
9 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Blog
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) TDD
3 10 (28.57%) OOP
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Kanban
6 5 (14.29%) DevOps
6 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Content Management
7 4 (11.43%) Microservices
7 4 (11.43%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) MVC
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) AOP
9 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) Fintech
10 1 (2.86%) Domain Models
10 1 (2.86%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) Elastic Path
2 4 (11.43%) hybris
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (11.43%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Sybase