The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 40 65 32
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 119 100 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.41% 3.89% 7.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 4.06% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 109 93 148
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2115 2462 2236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.18% 95.72% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1780 2030 1797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 41 £58,750 +17.50% 5
St Albans -6 13 £52,500 +5.00%
Letchworth -17 8 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hertford -3 7 £60,000 +33.33%
Hitchin - 7 - -
Stevenage -3 6 £50,000 +21.21%
Welwyn Garden City +1 4 £51,250 -48.75% 1
Hatfield +20 3 £55,000 +2.32%
Rickmansworth +1 3 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Ware - 3 £60,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £50,000 -
Cheshunt - 2 £40,000 -
Potters Bar 0 1 £60,000 -9.77%
Borehamwood - 1 £34,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (49.16%) Spring
4 80 (33.61%) Finance
5 68 (28.57%) SQL
6 65 (27.31%) Scrum
7 62 (26.05%) Hibernate
7 62 (26.05%) JavaScript
8 61 (25.63%) Oracle
9 59 (24.79%) J2EE
10 55 (23.11%) OO
11 54 (22.69%) TDD
12 53 (22.27%) SDLC
13 48 (20.17%) Web Services
13 48 (20.17%) XML
14 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
14 43 (18.07%) Tomcat
15 30 (12.61%) Degree
15 30 (12.61%) JBoss
16 29 (12.18%) JIRA
16 29 (12.18%) Computer Science
16 29 (12.18%) Git (software)
17 28 (11.76%) Java EE
17 28 (11.76%) Struts
18 25 (10.50%) Scala
19 24 (10.08%) Maven
19 24 (10.08%) PL/SQL
19 24 (10.08%) Microservices
20 23 (9.66%) HTML
20 23 (9.66%) Software Engineering

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 43 (18.07%) Tomcat
2 30 (12.61%) JBoss
3 17 (7.14%) Apache
4 15 (6.30%) WebSphere
5 11 (4.62%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.68%) CMS
7 4 (1.68%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.84%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) Internet
2 3 (1.26%) VoIP
3 2 (0.84%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.42%) AMQP
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.82%) Big Data
3 20 (8.40%) MySQL
4 15 (6.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (5.46%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (3.78%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.78%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.36%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.68%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.68%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.84%) DB2
11 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (12.18%) Git (software)
1 29 (12.18%) JIRA
2 24 (10.08%) Maven
3 21 (8.82%) JUnit
4 16 (6.72%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.04%) gulp
5 12 (5.04%) WebDriver
6 11 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.62%) Eclipse
6 11 (4.62%) JBehave
6 11 (4.62%) Subversion
7 10 (4.20%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (3.78%) Selenium
9 7 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (1.68%) Log4j
10 4 (1.68%) Mockito
11 2 (0.84%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.84%) Gradle
11 2 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (33.61%) Finance
2 13 (5.46%) Retail
3 10 (4.20%) Banking
4 3 (1.26%) Games
5 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (49.16%) Spring
2 62 (26.05%) Hibernate
3 59 (24.79%) J2EE
4 48 (20.17%) Web Services
4 48 (20.17%) XML
5 28 (11.76%) Java EE
5 28 (11.76%) Struts
6 23 (9.66%) HTML
6 23 (9.66%) RESTful
7 21 (8.82%) CSS
8 20 (8.40%) AngularJS
8 20 (8.40%) Apache Camel
9 19 (7.98%) REST
10 18 (7.56%) ActiveMQ
10 18 (7.56%) JSON
11 16 (6.72%) Middleware
12 14 (5.88%) Drools
12 14 (5.88%) JAX-RS
13 13 (5.46%) Node.js
14 12 (5.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.46%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.04%) Robotics
4 9 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.94%) iPad
6 7 (2.94%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.10%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.68%) Fintech
9 3 (1.26%) User Experience
10 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.84%) PMI
11 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.42%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.40%) Linux
2 11 (4.62%) Unix
3 10 (4.20%) Android
4 8 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.52%) Windows
5 6 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.68%) HPUX
6 4 (1.68%) Solaris
7 2 (0.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (27.31%) Scrum
3 55 (23.11%) OO
4 54 (22.69%) TDD
5 53 (22.27%) SDLC
6 24 (10.08%) Microservices
7 23 (9.66%) Software Engineering
8 22 (9.24%) SOA
9 21 (8.82%) BDD
9 21 (8.82%) UML
10 19 (7.98%) Waterfall
11 18 (7.56%) Mathematics
12 17 (7.14%) ATDD
12 17 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.14%) Kanban
12 17 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (6.30%) OOP
14 14 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (5.88%) Migration
14 14 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (28.57%) SQL
3 62 (26.05%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.50%) Scala
5 24 (10.08%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.62%) C#
7 10 (4.20%) ES6
8 7 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.52%) Erlang
9 6 (2.52%) Python
10 3 (1.26%) PHP
10 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.84%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.84%) C++
11 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.42%) Clojure
12 1 (0.42%) F#
12 1 (0.42%) Go
12 1 (0.42%) Rust
Qualifications
1 30 (12.61%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.62%) QA
2 9 (3.78%) SDET
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.84%) MOM
3 1 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (25.63%) Oracle
2 14 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.36%) hybris
4 7 (2.94%) IBM
4 7 (2.94%) Talend
5 6 (2.52%) Sybase
6 4 (1.68%) ATG
6 4 (1.68%) Blue Martini
7 3 (1.26%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.26%) New Relic
8 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.42%) Apple
9 1 (0.42%) Google
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £50,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago