Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Java Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 194 175
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 27 24 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.54% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.55% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 94
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,975 £31,625
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%

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 4203 4325 5217
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.97% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3577 3621 4282
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 £25,996
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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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 -2 17 £45,000 - 3
Welwyn Garden City 0 4 - -
Hatfield - 1 £62,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £43,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 - 1
Java Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) QA
4 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 16 (59.26%) Web Services
5 15 (55.56%) BDD
6 14 (51.85%) Scrum
7 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 13 (48.15%) RESTful
8 12 (44.44%) Selenium
8 12 (44.44%) REST
8 12 (44.44%) XML
9 11 (40.74%) JUnit
9 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
9 11 (40.74%) Maven
9 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
9 11 (40.74%) SDET
10 10 (37.04%) API Testing
10 10 (37.04%) QA Automation
10 10 (37.04%) JBehave
10 10 (37.04%) WebDriver
10 10 (37.04%) RIA
10 10 (37.04%) Gherkin
10 10 (37.04%) Internet
11 9 (33.33%) Spring
11 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
13 7 (25.93%) Gradle
14 6 (22.22%) JIRA

Java Engineer 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 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Selenium
2 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
2 11 (40.74%) JUnit
2 11 (40.74%) Maven
3 10 (37.04%) JBehave
3 10 (37.04%) WebDriver
4 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
5 7 (25.93%) Gradle
6 6 (22.22%) JIRA
7 5 (18.52%) Ant
7 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
8 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
8 3 (11.11%) jMock
9 1 (3.70%) Bower
9 1 (3.70%) Grunt
9 1 (3.70%) gulp
9 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
9 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 13 (48.15%) RESTful
3 12 (44.44%) REST
3 12 (44.44%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) Gherkin
5 9 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
6 3 (11.11%) JAX-RS
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) Node.js
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) JDBC
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) React
8 1 (3.70%) Servlets
8 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) RIA
2 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.41%) Fintech
4 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) CoreOS
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) BDD
4 14 (51.85%) Scrum
5 11 (40.74%) SDET
5 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
6 10 (37.04%) API Testing
6 10 (37.04%) QA Automation
7 5 (18.52%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) ATDD
8 4 (14.81%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (14.81%) Complexity Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) OOD
9 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 3 (11.11%) OOP
9 3 (11.11%) Product Management
9 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Clojure
4 4 (14.81%) F#
4 4 (14.81%) Go
4 4 (14.81%) Rust
5 2 (7.41%) Groovy
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com