Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 560 628 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.64% 14.08% 12.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.89% 31.96% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 487 563 643
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,450 £33,150 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.74% +5.56% -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2163 1965 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.68% 44.06% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 1691 2249
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Hertfordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Hertfordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Hertfordshire

Java
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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 +1 183 £52,500 -4.55% 12
Hatfield +8 62 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Welwyn Garden City +1 45 £45,000 -3.23% 2
Borehamwood +10 37 £45,000 -
Letchworth +10 37 £42,500 - 1
Hertford +2 37 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 21 £55,000 +20.88% 4
St Albans -36 20 £52,500 +6.06% 4
Stevenage +14 18 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 17 £26,000 - 2
Rickmansworth -8 9 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Cheshunt +1 5 £40,000 -33.33%
Potters Bar -7 5 £70,000 +27.27%
Tring -1 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Hitchin -8 1 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 269 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (34.11%) SQL
3 175 (31.25%) XML
4 158 (28.21%) Web Services
5 152 (27.14%) Spring
6 148 (26.43%) Software Engineering
7 146 (26.07%) HTML
8 144 (25.71%) JavaScript
9 132 (23.57%) Scrum
10 127 (22.68%) OO
11 126 (22.50%) Finance
12 125 (22.32%) Oracle
13 110 (19.64%) Tomcat
14 108 (19.29%) Degree
15 106 (18.93%) TDD
16 100 (17.86%) CSS
17 99 (17.68%) Test Automation
18 95 (16.96%) Unix
18 95 (16.96%) Linux
19 94 (16.79%) Computer Science
20 80 (14.29%) Selenium
20 80 (14.29%) Windows
21 77 (13.75%) SOA
22 75 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
23 73 (13.04%) Hibernate
24 71 (12.68%) SQL Server
25 68 (12.14%) Python
25 68 (12.14%) BDD
26 67 (11.96%) SDLC
27 66 (11.79%) JUnit

Java
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
1 110 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 41 (7.32%) JBoss
3 19 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 14 (2.50%) Apache
5 13 (2.32%) Confluence
6 12 (2.14%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.79%) SAS
8 9 (1.61%) Drupal
9 6 (1.07%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.89%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.71%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.71%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.71%) SugarCRM
11 4 (0.71%) WordPress
12 3 (0.54%) CMS
12 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.36%) IIS
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (1.07%) SPSS
2 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.07%) Maximo
3 5 (0.89%) Magento
3 5 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.71%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.54%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 75 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.82%) SaaS
3 20 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.25%) Google Play
6 7 (1.25%) IaaS
6 7 (1.25%) TestFlight
7 6 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (1.07%) npm
8 4 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.36%) GitHub
9 2 (0.36%) Office 365
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.11%) Internet
2 20 (3.57%) Firewall
3 17 (3.04%) HTTP
4 10 (1.79%) DNS
4 10 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.25%) VPN
6 6 (1.07%) FTP
6 6 (1.07%) SAN
7 5 (0.89%) SSL
8 4 (0.71%) iBeacon
8 4 (0.71%) ICMP
8 4 (0.71%) Intranet
8 4 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.54%) DHCP
9 3 (0.54%) PPP
10 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.36%) IPv6
10 2 (0.36%) OSPF
10 2 (0.36%) SMTP
10 2 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.86%) MySQL
3 29 (5.18%) Oracle Database
4 25 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.11%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (1.96%) Big Data
8 11 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (1.61%) QlikView
10 8 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.25%) GIS
12 6 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 80 (14.29%) Selenium
2 66 (11.79%) JUnit
3 65 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 60 (10.71%) JIRA
5 50 (8.93%) Cucumber
6 48 (8.57%) Eclipse
7 45 (8.04%) Maven
8 42 (7.50%) WebDriver
9 35 (6.25%) Git (software)
10 33 (5.89%) JBehave
10 33 (5.89%) Subversion
11 15 (2.68%) Bower
12 14 (2.50%) Gradle
12 14 (2.50%) gulp
12 14 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (2.32%) Ant
13 13 (2.32%) Visual Studio
14 12 (2.14%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (1.96%) JConsole
15 11 (1.96%) VisualVM
General
1 126 (22.50%) Finance
2 64 (11.43%) Retail
3 26 (4.64%) Banking
4 20 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.96%) Automotive
7 10 (1.79%) Publishing
8 9 (1.61%) Games
8 9 (1.61%) Marketing
9 6 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.71%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 308 (55.00%) Developer
2 231 (41.25%) Java Developer
3 70 (12.50%) Analyst
4 53 (9.46%) Senior Developer
5 46 (8.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (6.79%) Java Engineer
7 30 (5.36%) Agile Developer
8 26 (4.64%) Agile Java Developer
8 26 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (4.64%) Support Analyst
9 24 (4.29%) Software Engineer
10 23 (4.11%) Java Software Developer
11 21 (3.75%) Junior
11 21 (3.75%) SQL Analyst
11 21 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
12 20 (3.57%) Android Developer
12 20 (3.57%) SQL Developer
13 19 (3.39%) Java Team Leader
13 19 (3.39%) Junior Developer
13 19 (3.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (31.25%) XML
2 158 (28.21%) Web Services
3 152 (27.14%) Spring
4 146 (26.07%) HTML
5 100 (17.86%) CSS
6 73 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 63 (11.25%) REST
8 58 (10.36%) SOAP
9 57 (10.18%) XSLT
10 55 (9.82%) J2EE
11 53 (9.46%) Java EE
11 53 (9.46%) JSON
12 48 (8.57%) RESTful
13 44 (7.86%) AngularJS
14 36 (6.43%) .NET
14 36 (6.43%) Gherkin
15 35 (6.25%) Struts
16 31 (5.54%) JAX-RS
17 29 (5.18%) Node.js
18 28 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.79%) Computer Science
2 55 (9.82%) Mobile App
3 39 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.46%) User Experience
6 24 (4.29%) Fintech
7 15 (2.68%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.68%) RIA
8 12 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.79%) Robotics
10 7 (1.25%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.25%) iPhone
11 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.89%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.71%) Replication
14 3 (0.54%) EPoS
14 3 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 95 (16.96%) Linux
1 95 (16.96%) Unix
2 80 (14.29%) Windows
3 47 (8.39%) Android
4 30 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.07%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.54%) CentOS
8 3 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.54%) Solaris
9 2 (0.36%) AIX
9 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.36%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (26.43%) Software Engineering
3 132 (23.57%) Scrum
4 127 (22.68%) OO
5 106 (18.93%) TDD
6 99 (17.68%) Test Automation
7 77 (13.75%) SOA
8 68 (12.14%) BDD
9 67 (11.96%) SDLC
10 53 (9.46%) DevOps
11 43 (7.68%) OOD
12 40 (7.14%) Mathematics
13 39 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (6.25%) Wealth Management
15 34 (6.07%) Unit Testing
16 33 (5.89%) SDET
16 33 (5.89%) UML
17 32 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
18 30 (5.36%) Mentoring
19 29 (5.18%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 191 (34.11%) SQL
2 144 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 68 (12.14%) Python
4 49 (8.75%) C#
4 49 (8.75%) Shell Script
5 44 (7.86%) PL/SQL
6 39 (6.96%) PHP
7 33 (5.89%) C++
8 22 (3.93%) C
9 19 (3.39%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.68%) Perl
10 15 (2.68%) Scala
10 15 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.50%) Ruby
11 14 (2.50%) VB
12 13 (2.32%) XQuery
13 12 (2.14%) ES6
14 10 (1.79%) XPath
15 9 (1.61%) Korn
16 8 (1.43%) Rust
Qualifications
1 108 (19.29%) Degree
2 48 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.25%) CISSP
4 7 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.71%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.71%) CISA
5 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.36%) PhD
6 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.61%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) RosettaNet
3 5 (0.89%) SLA
4 4 (0.71%) DICOM
4 4 (0.71%) HL7
4 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (3.39%) Docker
2 9 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.36%) Postfix
5 2 (0.36%) PowerDNS
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (4.64%) Puppet
3 23 (4.11%) Ansible
4 12 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (1.61%) Data Guard
5 9 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 4 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.71%) MOM
7 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.36%) Cacti
8 2 (0.36%) Nagios
8 2 (0.36%) Opsview
8 2 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.36%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.18%) OpenView
9 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 125 (22.32%) Oracle
2 22 (3.93%) SAP
3 18 (3.21%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.04%) Google
4 17 (3.04%) IBM
5 9 (1.61%) Tableau
6 8 (1.43%) Apple
6 8 (1.43%) VMware
7 7 (1.25%) Demandware
7 7 (1.25%) HP
8 6 (1.07%) Adobe
8 6 (1.07%) Dell
8 6 (1.07%) Sybase
9 5 (0.89%) ATG
9 5 (0.89%) hybris
9 5 (0.89%) Remedy
9 5 (0.89%) Veeam
10 4 (0.71%) Talend
11 3 (0.54%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.54%) Sage