Period
to 20 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 41 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 289 231 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.84% 5.19% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 5.34% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 266 220 190
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 4,817 4,322 4,822
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 97.10% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,030 3,649 4,001
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 April 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 April 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 -5 64 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Hatfield +19 49 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 34 £32,500 - 3
Hemel Hempstead - 30 £43,500 - 2
Rickmansworth +2 19 £53,750 -20.37% 2
Stevenage +12 14 £40,000 -20.00% 1
St Albans -14 13 £62,500 +13.64%
Cheshunt +9 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Borehamwood +10 6 £45,000 +32.35%
Welwyn Garden City -41 6 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Potters Bar -1 4 £62,500 +13.64%
Hertford -8 4 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Letchworth +1 2 £28,750 -32.35%
Royston -1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Java
2 149 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (49.13%) JavaScript
4 116 (40.14%) Spring
5 111 (38.41%) HTML
6 106 (36.68%) SQL
7 87 (30.10%) XML
8 82 (28.37%) TDD
9 72 (24.91%) OO
10 69 (23.88%) Computer Science
11 67 (23.18%) Degree
12 64 (22.15%) Tomcat
12 64 (22.15%) CSS
13 62 (21.45%) SDLC
14 61 (21.11%) AngularJS
15 58 (20.07%) Computer Science Degree
15 58 (20.07%) Scrum
16 55 (19.03%) Web Services
17 53 (18.34%) Hibernate
17 53 (18.34%) Maven
18 51 (17.65%) Finance
18 51 (17.65%) J2EE
19 46 (15.92%) Oracle
19 46 (15.92%) Java 8
19 46 (15.92%) REST
20 45 (15.57%) Linux
21 44 (15.22%) E-Commerce
22 43 (14.88%) Git (software)
23 42 (14.53%) Java EE
23 42 (14.53%) Windows

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 64 (22.15%) Tomcat
2 28 (9.69%) JBoss
3 23 (7.96%) Apache
3 23 (7.96%) Confluence
4 22 (7.61%) WebSphere
5 19 (6.57%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (3.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.42%) CMS
8 7 (2.42%) MQSeries
8 7 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.04%) Drupal
11 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.69%) CoreMedia CMS
12 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 10 (3.46%) Magento
2 2 (0.69%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.69%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (2.77%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (2.77%) Serverless
4 7 (2.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.38%) SaaS
6 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.27%) VPN
2 10 (3.46%) Internet
3 3 (1.04%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.96%) Relational Database
2 22 (7.61%) MySQL
3 15 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 14 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.46%) DB2
5 10 (3.46%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.42%) Jackrabbit
9 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.08%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.69%) Endeca
10 2 (0.69%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.35%) Big Data
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (18.34%) Maven
2 43 (14.88%) Git (software)
3 36 (12.46%) JIRA
4 33 (11.42%) JUnit
5 30 (10.38%) Jenkins
6 28 (9.69%) Selenium
7 21 (7.27%) Eclipse
8 20 (6.92%) Subversion
9 17 (5.88%) Cucumber
9 17 (5.88%) Gradle
10 12 (4.15%) jMock
10 12 (4.15%) Mockito
11 11 (3.81%) JMeter
11 11 (3.81%) WebDriver
12 9 (3.11%) Ant
13 8 (2.77%) Log4j
13 8 (2.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 7 (2.42%) JBehave
15 6 (2.08%) Bitbucket
15 6 (2.08%) Grunt
General
1 51 (17.65%) Finance
2 22 (7.61%) Retail
3 21 (7.27%) Marketing
4 11 (3.81%) Banking
5 9 (3.11%) Games
6 8 (2.77%) Automotive
7 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (40.14%) Spring
2 111 (38.41%) HTML
3 87 (30.10%) XML
4 64 (22.15%) CSS
5 61 (21.11%) AngularJS
6 55 (19.03%) Web Services
7 53 (18.34%) Hibernate
8 51 (17.65%) J2EE
9 46 (15.92%) REST
10 42 (14.53%) Java EE
11 39 (13.49%) .NET
12 36 (12.46%) HTML5
13 34 (11.76%) JSP
14 31 (10.73%) SOAP
15 30 (10.38%) JSON
16 27 (9.34%) Spring MVC
17 26 (9.00%) JavaBeans
18 24 (8.30%) EJB
19 23 (7.96%) ASP.NET
19 23 (7.96%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 69 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 38 (13.15%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 31 (10.73%) Robotics
5 24 (8.30%) User Experience
6 14 (4.84%) Fintech
7 7 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.73%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.04%) Life Science
11 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.35%) Digital TV
12 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.35%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.57%) Linux
2 42 (14.53%) Windows
3 39 (13.49%) Unix
4 21 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.81%) CoreOS
6 10 (3.46%) HPUX
6 10 (3.46%) Solaris
7 4 (1.38%) Android
8 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.69%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (28.37%) TDD
3 72 (24.91%) OO
4 62 (21.45%) SDLC
5 58 (20.07%) Scrum
6 44 (15.22%) E-Commerce
7 42 (14.53%) MVC
8 37 (12.80%) Software Engineering
9 31 (10.73%) Mathematics
10 30 (10.38%) Multithreading
11 25 (8.65%) Customer Requirements
12 23 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (7.27%) CRM
14 21 (7.27%) ERP
14 21 (7.27%) Open Source
15 19 (6.57%) Microservices
16 18 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 289 (100.00%) Java
2 142 (49.13%) JavaScript
3 106 (36.68%) SQL
4 46 (15.92%) Java 8
5 40 (13.84%) C#
6 39 (13.49%) Python
7 37 (12.80%) Scala
8 32 (11.07%) PHP
9 30 (10.38%) VB.NET
10 23 (7.96%) VBA
11 16 (5.54%) Apex Code
12 15 (5.19%) Perl
13 11 (3.81%) PL/SQL
14 9 (3.11%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.42%) Haskell
16 6 (2.08%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.38%) Kotlin
18 2 (0.69%) C
18 2 (0.69%) Java 9
19 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (23.18%) Degree
2 58 (20.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.46%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (12.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.04%) Ansible
2 3 (1.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (1.04%) MOM
3 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (15.92%) Oracle
2 21 (7.27%) Citrix
2 21 (7.27%) Veeam
2 21 (7.27%) VMware
3 16 (5.54%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.84%) IBM
5 12 (4.15%) Google
6 10 (3.46%) hybris
7 9 (3.11%) Blue Martini
7 9 (3.11%) Demandware
7 9 (3.11%) Elastic Path
8 7 (2.42%) ATG
8 7 (2.42%) Capita
9 6 (2.08%) Sybase
10 2 (0.69%) Adobe
10 2 (0.69%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.69%) SAP