Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 50 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 225 229 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.90% 5.30% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 5.46% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 205 204 203
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.88% -9.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,472 4,194 4,614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 97.04% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,623 3,569 3,825
Hertfordshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +1.12% +4.71%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
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 Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
Watford -3 56 £52,500 -8.70% 3
Hatfield +11 33 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Rickmansworth +8 23 £55,000 -18.52% 4
St Albans -2 19 £62,500 +19.05%
Bishop's Stortford +4 13 £42,500 +41.67% 3
Hemel Hempstead +15 11 £42,000 -1.18%
Stevenage -18 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Potters Bar -2 6 £65,000 +8.33%
Hertford +2 5 £60,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -48 4 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Borehamwood +9 2 - -
Hitchin +8 1 £40,000 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 225 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (53.33%) Spring
3 118 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (40.00%) SQL
5 89 (39.56%) JavaScript
6 74 (32.89%) OO
7 72 (32.00%) TDD
8 67 (29.78%) Hibernate
9 59 (26.22%) MVC
10 57 (25.33%) HTML
11 54 (24.00%) Web Services
12 52 (23.11%) Computer Science
13 50 (22.22%) XML
13 50 (22.22%) Tomcat
13 50 (22.22%) Java 8
14 48 (21.33%) Git (software)
15 45 (20.00%) Degree
15 45 (20.00%) REST
15 45 (20.00%) SDLC
16 44 (19.56%) AngularJS
17 43 (19.11%) Linux
17 43 (19.11%) Computer Science Degree
18 42 (18.67%) Scala
19 41 (18.22%) J2EE
20 38 (16.89%) Finance
21 37 (16.44%) Maven
22 36 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
23 34 (15.11%) Relational Database
23 34 (15.11%) Docker
24 33 (14.67%) Problem-Solving

Java Developer Skill Set
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 50 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 29 (12.89%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.33%) Apache
4 11 (4.89%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.44%) Confluence
5 10 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (3.56%) JBoss
7 8 (3.56%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (3.11%) CMS
8 7 (3.11%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.33%) Drupal
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.89%) CoreMedia CMS
11 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.89%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.78%) Serverless
4 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.33%) SaaS
5 2 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.89%) Internet
2 10 (4.44%) VPN
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.11%) Relational Database
2 16 (7.11%) RDBMS
3 12 (5.33%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.56%) DB2
4 8 (3.56%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.11%) Jackrabbit
5 7 (3.11%) Sybase ASE
6 6 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.67%) MySQL
7 5 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.22%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.89%) Big Data
8 2 (0.89%) Endeca
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 48 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.44%) Maven
3 30 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 29 (12.89%) Eclipse
5 27 (12.00%) JIRA
6 22 (9.78%) JUnit
7 19 (8.44%) Selenium
8 17 (7.56%) Gradle
9 13 (5.78%) Cucumber
9 13 (5.78%) Subversion
10 12 (5.33%) Rational Team Concert
11 10 (4.44%) JMeter
11 10 (4.44%) Mockito
12 8 (3.56%) Ant
12 8 (3.56%) Log4j
12 8 (3.56%) WebDriver
12 8 (3.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 5 (2.22%) Bower
13 5 (2.22%) Grunt
13 5 (2.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (16.89%) Finance
2 23 (10.22%) Games
3 16 (7.11%) Retail
4 10 (4.44%) Marketing
5 7 (3.11%) Automotive
6 2 (0.89%) Banking
6 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.44%) French Language
7 1 (0.44%) German Language
7 1 (0.44%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (53.33%) Spring
2 67 (29.78%) Hibernate
3 57 (25.33%) HTML
4 54 (24.00%) Web Services
5 50 (22.22%) XML
6 45 (20.00%) REST
7 44 (19.56%) AngularJS
8 41 (18.22%) J2EE
9 33 (14.67%) Spring MVC
10 32 (14.22%) JSP
11 29 (12.89%) CSS
12 26 (11.56%) HTML5
12 26 (11.56%) Java EE
13 25 (11.11%) Akka
14 18 (8.00%) SOAP
15 17 (7.56%) JDBC
15 17 (7.56%) JSON
16 16 (7.11%) .NET
16 16 (7.11%) jQuery
16 16 (7.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.11%) Computer Science
2 36 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (13.78%) Mobile App
4 20 (8.89%) Robotics
5 16 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.00%) User Experience
7 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.33%) Fintech
7 3 (1.33%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.11%) Linux
2 25 (11.11%) Unix
3 18 (8.00%) Windows
4 10 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.00%) HPUX
5 9 (4.00%) Solaris
6 4 (1.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (32.89%) OO
3 72 (32.00%) TDD
4 59 (26.22%) MVC
5 45 (20.00%) SDLC
6 33 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (14.22%) Mathematics
8 31 (13.78%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.78%) Scrum
9 24 (10.67%) BDD
10 22 (9.78%) Software Engineering
11 17 (7.56%) Multithreading
12 16 (7.11%) Microservices
13 15 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (6.67%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (5.78%) Customer Requirements
16 11 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (4.89%) ERP
16 11 (4.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 225 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (40.00%) SQL
3 89 (39.56%) JavaScript
4 50 (22.22%) Java 8
5 42 (18.67%) Scala
6 22 (9.78%) Haskell
7 17 (7.56%) C#
8 13 (5.78%) Python
9 12 (5.33%) Groovy
10 10 (4.44%) PHP
10 10 (4.44%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.44%) VBA
11 8 (3.56%) Apex Code
11 8 (3.56%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.56%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.11%) Perl
12 7 (3.11%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.33%) Java 9
13 3 (1.33%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 45 (20.00%) Degree
2 43 (19.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) GCP
1 3 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (15.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (10.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.44%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.44%) MOM
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (14.67%) Oracle
2 23 (10.22%) IBM
3 10 (4.44%) Citrix
3 10 (4.44%) hybris
3 10 (4.44%) Veeam
3 10 (4.44%) VMware
4 9 (4.00%) Blue Martini
4 9 (4.00%) Demandware
4 9 (4.00%) Elastic Path
5 8 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.11%) ATG
6 7 (3.11%) Sybase
7 3 (1.33%) Capita
8 2 (0.89%) Adobe
8 2 (0.89%) Google
8 2 (0.89%) SAP