Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £47,500 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 Software Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 181 199
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 25 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.57% 0.74% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.76% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 61
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,800 £68,750 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 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 6 months to 23 November 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 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 +7 9 £58,000 +110.91% 2
Welwyn Garden City -2 5 £45,000 -7.69%
Hatfield -5 3 £42,500 -19.05%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £42,500 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £24,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £60,000 - 1
Java Software Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Spring
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) XML
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) Robotics
7 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (24.00%) Java EE
7 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 5 (20.00%) Fintech
8 5 (20.00%) QA
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.00%) Maven
8 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 4 (16.00%) SOA
9 4 (16.00%) OOP

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 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (16.00%) jMock
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (24.00%) Java EE
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) JAX-RS
4 4 (16.00%) RESTful
5 3 (12.00%) XSLT
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) JSP
6 2 (8.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (4.00%) HTML
7 1 (4.00%) JDBC
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (24.00%) Robotics
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (20.00%) Fintech
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Derivative
5 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) CoreOS
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) OO
4 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) SDLC
5 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (16.00%) High Availability
6 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) Product Management
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin