The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 131 135
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 11 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.53% 0.66% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.68% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 53
Median salary £45,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.81% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £32,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,125 £68,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 2199 2784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.45% 96.19% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7702 8045 12357
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Hertfordshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Hertfordshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Hertfordshire

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 - 4 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -8 2 £38,000 -5.00%
Letchworth -8 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Java Software Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Finance
4 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
5 13 (43.33%) Scrum
5 13 (43.33%) XML
6 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
6 11 (36.67%) Cucumber
6 11 (36.67%) BDD
6 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
6 11 (36.67%) Gherkin
6 11 (36.67%) ATDD
6 11 (36.67%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) QA
6 11 (36.67%) SDET
7 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
7 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (23.33%) SOA
8 7 (23.33%) Spring
8 7 (23.33%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (20.00%) Java EE
10 5 (16.67%) Banking
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 5 (16.67%) Fintech
10 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

Java Software 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 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) XML
2 11 (36.67%) Gherkin
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
4 6 (20.00%) Java EE
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) Android SDK
6 3 (10.00%) iOS SDK
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) J2EE
7 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.67%) Fintech
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Derivative
4 2 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) Robotics
5 1 (3.33%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Android
1 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (43.33%) Scrum
4 11 (36.67%) ATDD
4 11 (36.67%) BDD
4 11 (36.67%) SDET
4 11 (36.67%) TDD
4 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
4 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
5 7 (23.33%) SOA
6 5 (16.67%) High Availability
7 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Android Development
8 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
8 3 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
9 1 (3.33%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Apple
1 1 (3.33%) Google
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