Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 37 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 291 254 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.98% 5.56% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 5.72% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 278 236 231
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £41,875 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -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 4,728 4,437 4,959
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.17% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,040 3,706 4,085
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £69,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Hatfield +41 61 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Watford -12 59 £56,500 -1.74% 4
Bishop's Stortford - 41 £30,000 - 5
Hemel Hempstead - 24 £45,000 - 3
Rickmansworth -3 17 £52,500 -17.65%
Welwyn Garden City -13 17 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Stevenage +4 14 £40,000 -20.00% 2
St Albans -18 14 £58,750 +6.82% 1
Cheshunt - 9 £45,000 -
Borehamwood - 6 £45,000 -
Hertford -9 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Letchworth +6 2 £28,750 -36.11%
Potters Bar -8 2 £47,500 -13.64%
Royston +4 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Hitchin -2 1 £37,500 -
Tring -9 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 291 (100.00%) Java
2 147 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (45.02%) JavaScript
4 117 (40.21%) HTML
5 112 (38.49%) SQL
6 96 (32.99%) Spring
7 86 (29.55%) XML
8 73 (25.09%) Computer Science
9 72 (24.74%) Degree
10 71 (24.40%) CSS
11 70 (24.05%) TDD
12 68 (23.37%) SDLC
13 66 (22.68%) OO
14 59 (20.27%) Tomcat
15 54 (18.56%) Software Engineering
15 54 (18.56%) Computer Science Degree
16 53 (18.21%) Python
17 51 (17.53%) Oracle
17 51 (17.53%) Scrum
18 48 (16.49%) J2EE
18 48 (16.49%) Web Services
19 47 (16.15%) Maven
20 42 (14.43%) Windows
21 41 (14.09%) Linux
21 41 (14.09%) Hibernate
21 41 (14.09%) Java EE
22 38 (13.06%) Finance
22 38 (13.06%) JUnit
23 37 (12.71%) AngularJS
24 36 (12.37%) Mathematics

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 59 (20.27%) Tomcat
2 29 (9.97%) JBoss
3 18 (6.19%) Apache
4 16 (5.50%) Confluence
5 14 (4.81%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.47%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.06%) CMS
7 6 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.72%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (3.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 9 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (3.09%) Serverless
5 7 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.37%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.34%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.81%) VPN
2 5 (1.72%) Internet
3 4 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.22%) MySQL
2 19 (6.53%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.78%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.75%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.41%) DB2
8 7 (2.41%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.72%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (1.37%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (0.69%) Big Data
12 2 (0.69%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (16.15%) Maven
2 38 (13.06%) JUnit
3 35 (12.03%) Git (software)
4 31 (10.65%) Jenkins
5 29 (9.97%) JIRA
6 25 (8.59%) Eclipse
7 18 (6.19%) Selenium
8 16 (5.50%) Subversion
9 13 (4.47%) Gradle
10 10 (3.44%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.44%) jMock
10 10 (3.44%) Mockito
11 8 (2.75%) Ant
11 8 (2.75%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.41%) JBehave
13 6 (2.06%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.06%) JMeter
14 5 (1.72%) Log4j
14 5 (1.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 3 (1.03%) Bower
General
1 38 (13.06%) Finance
2 21 (7.22%) Retail
3 16 (5.50%) Marketing
4 13 (4.47%) Banking
5 6 (2.06%) Automotive
6 5 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (40.21%) HTML
2 96 (32.99%) Spring
3 86 (29.55%) XML
4 71 (24.40%) CSS
5 48 (16.49%) J2EE
5 48 (16.49%) Web Services
6 41 (14.09%) Hibernate
6 41 (14.09%) Java EE
7 37 (12.71%) AngularJS
8 35 (12.03%) REST
9 32 (11.00%) .NET
9 32 (11.00%) jQuery
10 31 (10.65%) HTML5
11 25 (8.59%) EJB
11 25 (8.59%) JSON
12 24 (8.25%) JavaBeans
12 24 (8.25%) SOAP
13 23 (7.90%) JSP
13 23 (7.90%) Spring MVC
14 21 (7.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (25.09%) Computer Science
2 33 (11.34%) Mobile App
3 32 (11.00%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (10.65%) Robotics
5 28 (9.62%) User Experience
6 19 (6.53%) Fintech
7 7 (2.41%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.72%) Life Science
10 3 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.34%) Digital TV
12 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.34%) STB
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.43%) Windows
2 41 (14.09%) Linux
3 29 (9.97%) Unix
4 15 (5.15%) CoreOS
5 14 (4.81%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.75%) HPUX
6 8 (2.75%) Solaris
7 4 (1.37%) Android
8 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.69%) CentOS
10 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (24.05%) TDD
3 68 (23.37%) SDLC
4 66 (22.68%) OO
5 54 (18.56%) Software Engineering
6 51 (17.53%) Scrum
7 36 (12.37%) Mathematics
8 34 (11.68%) E-Commerce
9 32 (11.00%) MVC
10 28 (9.62%) Multithreading
11 25 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (6.53%) Customer Requirements
13 18 (6.19%) Microservices
14 16 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (5.50%) CRM
14 16 (5.50%) ERP
15 15 (5.15%) Open Source
15 15 (5.15%) SOA
15 15 (5.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 291 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (45.02%) JavaScript
3 112 (38.49%) SQL
4 53 (18.21%) Python
5 33 (11.34%) C#
6 27 (9.28%) PHP
7 26 (8.93%) Scala
8 23 (7.90%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.50%) VBA
10 14 (4.81%) Perl
11 13 (4.47%) Apex Code
11 13 (4.47%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.09%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.37%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.69%) C
14 2 (0.69%) C++
14 2 (0.69%) Go
14 2 (0.69%) Groovy
14 2 (0.69%) Rust
Qualifications
1 72 (24.74%) Degree
2 54 (18.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.44%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (9.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) Ansible
2 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (1.03%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.03%) MOM
4 2 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (17.53%) Oracle
2 15 (5.15%) Google
3 14 (4.81%) Citrix
3 14 (4.81%) Veeam
3 14 (4.81%) VMware
4 13 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.44%) IBM
6 7 (2.41%) Capita
7 5 (1.72%) ATG
7 5 (1.72%) Blue Martini
7 5 (1.72%) Demandware
7 5 (1.72%) Elastic Path
8 4 (1.37%) hybris
8 4 (1.37%) Sybase
9 2 (0.69%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) Interwoven