Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 35 46
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 250 283 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.68% 6.32% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 6.52% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 232 255 282
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.50% +11.11% +5.88%

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 4259 4342 5202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.03% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 3627 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,788
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -10 61 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Hatfield +26 44 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Bishop's Stortford - 39 £30,000 - 3
Welwyn Garden City +7 22 £45,000 - 4
Rickmansworth -4 11 £52,500 -13.22%
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £45,000 - 3
St Albans -37 8 £39,500 -26.51% 2
Borehamwood - 8 £45,000 -
Stevenage -1 6 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Letchworth - 6 £40,000 -
Royston +6 1 £40,000 -
Tring -2 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Hitchin -8 1 £37,500 -31.82%
Hertford -20 1 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Cheshunt - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 136 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (38.80%) Spring
3 97 (38.80%) SQL
4 93 (37.20%) JavaScript
5 82 (32.80%) HTML
5 82 (32.80%) XML
6 74 (29.60%) Degree
7 72 (28.80%) Computer Science
8 63 (25.20%) Software Engineering
9 55 (22.00%) Finance
10 53 (21.20%) Computer Science Degree
11 52 (20.80%) Oracle
11 52 (20.80%) CSS
12 51 (20.40%) Tomcat
13 50 (20.00%) Web Services
13 50 (20.00%) Scrum
14 49 (19.60%) OO
15 47 (18.80%) SDLC
16 45 (18.00%) TDD
17 42 (16.80%) Python
18 41 (16.40%) Eclipse
19 39 (15.60%) Java EE
20 38 (15.20%) JUnit
21 37 (14.80%) J2EE
22 36 (14.40%) Mobile App
23 35 (14.00%) Jenkins
23 35 (14.00%) Windows
23 35 (14.00%) Hibernate
24 34 (13.60%) 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 51 (20.40%) Tomcat
2 18 (7.20%) JBoss
3 13 (5.20%) Apache
4 6 (2.40%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.40%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.00%) Drupal
6 4 (1.60%) CMS
6 4 (1.60%) Confluence
6 4 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.20%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (2.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (2.80%) Serverless
3 7 (2.80%) TestFlight
4 5 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) HTTP
2 3 (1.20%) Internet
3 2 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.20%) MySQL
2 16 (6.40%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.40%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.00%) DB2
7 5 (2.00%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (1.20%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.80%) Big Data
9 2 (0.80%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (16.40%) Eclipse
2 38 (15.20%) JUnit
3 35 (14.00%) Jenkins
4 32 (12.80%) Maven
5 24 (9.60%) Git (software)
6 19 (7.60%) Subversion
7 18 (7.20%) JIRA
8 16 (6.40%) Selenium
9 15 (6.00%) Cucumber
10 12 (4.80%) Mockito
11 10 (4.00%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.00%) jMock
12 8 (3.20%) Bower
12 8 (3.20%) Grunt
13 7 (2.80%) Ant
13 7 (2.80%) EasyMock
13 7 (2.80%) Gradle
13 7 (2.80%) TestFairy
14 3 (1.20%) Log4j
14 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 55 (22.00%) Finance
2 12 (4.80%) Retail
3 11 (4.40%) Banking
4 9 (3.60%) Marketing
5 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.20%) Automotive
7 2 (0.80%) Back Office
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (38.80%) Spring
2 82 (32.80%) HTML
2 82 (32.80%) XML
3 52 (20.80%) CSS
4 50 (20.00%) Web Services
5 39 (15.60%) Java EE
6 37 (14.80%) J2EE
7 35 (14.00%) Hibernate
8 32 (12.80%) jQuery
9 31 (12.40%) XSLT
10 27 (10.80%) Spring MVC
11 26 (10.40%) AngularJS
12 25 (10.00%) JAX-RS
13 21 (8.40%) Struts
14 19 (7.60%) Ajax
14 19 (7.60%) JSON
15 17 (6.80%) EJB
15 17 (6.80%) HTML5
16 16 (6.40%) Swing
17 15 (6.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 72 (28.80%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.40%) Mobile App
3 26 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (10.00%) User Experience
5 20 (8.00%) Robotics
6 15 (6.00%) Fintech
7 9 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.00%) Life Science
10 4 (1.60%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.20%) Reference Data
11 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.80%) Derivative
12 2 (0.80%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.00%) Windows
2 25 (10.00%) Linux
3 16 (6.40%) Unix
4 9 (3.60%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.20%) HPUX
5 3 (1.20%) Solaris
6 2 (0.80%) CentOS
6 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.40%) Android
7 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.20%) Software Engineering
3 50 (20.00%) Scrum
4 49 (19.60%) OO
5 47 (18.80%) SDLC
6 45 (18.00%) TDD
7 34 (13.60%) Mathematics
8 30 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 30 (12.00%) MVC
9 27 (10.80%) Unit Testing
10 16 (6.40%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (6.00%) Multithreading
11 15 (6.00%) SOA
11 15 (6.00%) Web Development
12 14 (5.60%) BDD
12 14 (5.60%) Test Automation
13 12 (4.80%) Microservices
14 11 (4.40%) ATDD
14 11 (4.40%) Front End Development
14 11 (4.40%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (38.80%) SQL
3 93 (37.20%) JavaScript
4 42 (16.80%) Python
5 21 (8.40%) PHP
6 15 (6.00%) Perl
7 12 (4.80%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.00%) Scala
9 7 (2.80%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.40%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.40%) C#
11 5 (2.00%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.20%) Go
12 3 (1.20%) Groovy
12 3 (1.20%) Rust
12 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.80%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.80%) VBA
14 1 (0.40%) C
14 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 74 (29.60%) Degree
2 53 (21.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.40%) QA
2 6 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (5.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Ansible
1 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (20.80%) Oracle
2 9 (3.60%) Google
3 7 (2.80%) Demandware
4 5 (2.00%) Adobe
4 5 (2.00%) Sybase
5 4 (1.60%) ATG
5 4 (1.60%) IBM
6 3 (1.20%) Blue Martini
6 3 (1.20%) Elastic Path
6 3 (1.20%) hybris
7 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.80%) Citrix
7 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.80%) Veeam
7 2 (0.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.40%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.40%) Xamarin