The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 138 130
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 9 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.40% 0.69% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.72% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 30
Median salary £50,000 £100,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +146.91%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 2150 2493 2317
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.33% 95.77% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 2063 1862
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Cheshunt - 2 - -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Ant
3 7 (58.33%) JSP
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) J2SE
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Maven
3 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
3 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
4 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Graphite
4 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) Google
4 3 (25.00%) Grafana
4 3 (25.00%) Slack
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services

Java Software 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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (16.67%) JasperReports
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Ant
1 7 (58.33%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) J2SE
2 7 (58.33%) JSP
2 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) EJB
4 2 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (16.67%) JavaBeans
4 2 (16.67%) JPA
4 2 (16.67%) JSF
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Swing
4 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Grafana
1 3 (25.00%) Graphite
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
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