The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 47 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 101 112 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.86% 4.87% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 5.06% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 91 110 128
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,250 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

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 2026 2214 2756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.45% 96.18% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1849 2199
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +5 32 £46,000 -28.12% 3
Letchworth +8 16 £42,500 +6.25%
Hertford +4 11 £65,000 +205.88%
Welwyn Garden City -1 10 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Stevenage +17 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Borehamwood - 4 £34,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £34,000 - 2
Rickmansworth +6 1 £80,000 +33.33%
Hatfield -7 1 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Cheshunt - 1 £40,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 224 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (58.48%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (46.43%) Spring
4 84 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 79 (35.27%) Finance
6 71 (31.70%) SQL
6 71 (31.70%) XML
7 69 (30.80%) Scrum
8 63 (28.13%) Web Services
9 59 (26.34%) Tomcat
10 57 (25.45%) Oracle
11 56 (25.00%) TDD
12 52 (23.21%) Hibernate
12 52 (23.21%) J2EE
13 43 (19.20%) Degree
14 40 (17.86%) Computer Science
15 39 (17.41%) Java EE
15 39 (17.41%) JIRA
15 39 (17.41%) Software Engineering
15 39 (17.41%) SQL Server
16 35 (15.63%) CSS
16 35 (15.63%) OO
17 34 (15.18%) HTML
18 32 (14.29%) SOA
18 32 (14.29%) RESTful
19 31 (13.84%) Test Automation
19 31 (13.84%) JUnit
20 30 (13.39%) SDLC
21 29 (12.95%) Selenium
22 28 (12.50%) Greenfield Project

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 (26.34%) Tomcat
2 22 (9.82%) JBoss
3 14 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.13%) Apache
6 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.45%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.34%) VoIP
3 2 (0.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
4 1 (0.45%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.82%) MySQL
3 14 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (4.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.68%) Big Data
8 3 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (17.41%) JIRA
2 31 (13.84%) JUnit
3 29 (12.95%) Selenium
4 23 (10.27%) Maven
5 21 (9.38%) Git (software)
6 20 (8.93%) Cucumber
7 18 (8.04%) Jenkins
8 17 (7.59%) Eclipse
9 12 (5.36%) Subversion
10 9 (4.02%) JBehave
10 9 (4.02%) WebDriver
11 7 (3.13%) gulp
12 5 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.79%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.79%) Gradle
13 4 (1.79%) jMock
14 3 (1.34%) Bower
14 3 (1.34%) Grunt
14 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (35.27%) Finance
2 16 (7.14%) Retail
3 12 (5.36%) Banking
4 7 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (46.43%) Spring
2 71 (31.70%) XML
3 63 (28.13%) Web Services
4 52 (23.21%) Hibernate
4 52 (23.21%) J2EE
5 39 (17.41%) Java EE
6 35 (15.63%) CSS
7 34 (15.18%) HTML
8 32 (14.29%) RESTful
9 22 (9.82%) AngularJS
10 20 (8.93%) Gherkin
11 16 (7.14%) JAX-RS
11 16 (7.14%) REST
11 16 (7.14%) Struts
12 14 (6.25%) JSON
12 14 (6.25%) SOAP
13 13 (5.80%) Ajax
13 13 (5.80%) Spring Boot
14 12 (5.36%) jQuery
14 12 (5.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (7.59%) Fintech
4 14 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.13%) iPad
7 5 (2.23%) User Experience
8 4 (1.79%) PMI
9 3 (1.34%) RIA
9 3 (1.34%) Robotics
9 3 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.89%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.45%) Derivative
11 1 (0.45%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.45%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.91%) Android
2 9 (4.02%) Linux
3 8 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.68%) Windows
5 4 (1.79%) Unix
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (58.48%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (30.80%) Scrum
3 56 (25.00%) TDD
4 39 (17.41%) Software Engineering
5 35 (15.63%) OO
6 32 (14.29%) SOA
7 31 (13.84%) Test Automation
8 30 (13.39%) SDLC
9 25 (11.16%) BDD
10 20 (8.93%) Microservices
11 19 (8.48%) SDET
12 17 (7.59%) ATDD
12 17 (7.59%) Mathematics
12 17 (7.59%) Test Scripting
13 16 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (7.14%) OOP
13 16 (7.14%) Test Strategy
14 15 (6.70%) Web Development
15 14 (6.25%) High Availability
15 14 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 224 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 71 (31.70%) SQL
4 21 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.46%) PHP
6 9 (4.02%) C#
7 7 (3.13%) Scala
8 5 (2.23%) ES6
9 4 (1.79%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.34%) C++
10 3 (1.34%) Groovy
10 3 (1.34%) Python
10 3 (1.34%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.89%) Erlang
11 2 (0.89%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.45%) Perl
12 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (19.20%) Degree
2 28 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (2.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 57 (25.45%) Oracle
2 7 (3.13%) hybris
3 5 (2.23%) Demandware
3 5 (2.23%) IBM
3 5 (2.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.34%) ATG
6 1 (0.45%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.45%) Apple
6 1 (0.45%) Google
6 1 (0.45%) New Relic
6 1 (0.45%) Sybase
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, season ticket & more
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + be - equity, flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health +more
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St Albans
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago