Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 324 736 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.28% 14.89% 13.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.78% 29.02% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 267 630 514
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 1,422 2,536 2,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 45.13% 51.32% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 2,161 1,915
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -9 102 £62,500 +17.37% 7
Stevenage +11 40 £45,000 +12.50% 9
St Albans +15 25 £47,500 -24.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City -7 23 £65,000 +13.04%
Borehamwood +11 19 £47,500 +5.56%
Hatfield -26 19 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Berkhamsted - 16 £42,500 - 1
Letchworth +8 13 £30,000 +4.35% 1
Bishop's Stortford -3 9 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Rickmansworth -5 6 £60,750 +10.45%
Hemel Hempstead -22 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Potters Bar -4 4 £41,000 -41.43%
Baldock - 3 £47,500 -
Hertford -18 1 - -
Harpenden - 1 £37,500 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 187 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (37.65%) JavaScript
3 113 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
4 90 (27.78%) HTML
5 85 (26.23%) Web Services
5 85 (26.23%) Scrum
6 78 (24.07%) Python
7 74 (22.84%) C#
8 66 (20.37%) AngularJS
9 62 (19.14%) Docker
10 61 (18.83%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (18.21%) Software Engineering
12 58 (17.90%) SQL
13 57 (17.59%) C++
13 57 (17.59%) Spring
14 56 (17.28%) DevOps
15 55 (16.98%) Scala
16 53 (16.36%) TDD
17 52 (16.05%) CSS
17 52 (16.05%) Test Automation
18 51 (15.74%) OO
18 51 (15.74%) Java 8
19 50 (15.43%) XML
20 49 (15.12%) Degree
21 48 (14.81%) RESTful
21 48 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
21 48 (14.81%) Node.js
22 47 (14.51%) React
23 44 (13.58%) MVC
23 44 (13.58%) Git (software)

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 32 (9.88%) Tomcat
2 21 (6.48%) JBoss
3 20 (6.17%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 10 (3.09%) Confluence
6 7 (2.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.16%) Apache
7 6 (1.85%) CMS
8 4 (1.23%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.93%) CoreMedia CMS
9 3 (0.93%) Jetty
9 3 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.62%) WordPress
11 1 (0.31%) Drupal
11 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.62%) CPLEX
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (4.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.93%) Magento
2 3 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.31%) Maximo
3 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 113 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (10.19%) SaaS
4 28 (8.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (5.25%) GitHub
6 12 (3.70%) Serverless
7 9 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.93%) Algolia
12 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.62%) npm
13 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.31%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.09%) Internet
2 8 (2.47%) DNS
3 7 (2.16%) HTTP
4 6 (1.85%) DHCP
4 6 (1.85%) Firewall
4 6 (1.85%) ICMP
4 6 (1.85%) SNMP
4 6 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.93%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.62%) SSL
7 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.31%) RS-232
7 1 (0.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.95%) PostgreSQL
1 29 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.63%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.01%) MySQL
5 13 (4.01%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.40%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.09%) QlikView
8 9 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.47%) DB2
9 8 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.23%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.19%) Jenkins
3 24 (7.41%) JIRA
4 23 (7.10%) Selenium
5 21 (6.48%) gulp
6 17 (5.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (5.25%) WebDriver
7 16 (4.94%) Cucumber
7 16 (4.94%) JUnit
7 16 (4.94%) Maven
8 12 (3.70%) Gradle
8 12 (3.70%) JBehave
9 10 (3.09%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.16%) Gatling
10 7 (2.16%) Moq
10 7 (2.16%) MSTest
10 7 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.16%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.16%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.16%) xUnit.net
General
1 32 (9.88%) Finance
2 30 (9.26%) Retail
3 12 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.47%) Legal
5 6 (1.85%) Automotive
6 3 (0.93%) Games
6 3 (0.93%) Local Government
6 3 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 206 (63.58%) Developer
2 101 (31.17%) Java Developer
3 46 (14.20%) Software Developer
4 43 (13.27%) Senior Developer
5 29 (8.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (7.10%) Full Stack Developer
6 23 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (6.79%) Analyst
8 21 (6.48%) Support Analyst
9 17 (5.25%) Applications Support
10 16 (4.94%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (4.63%) Agile Developer
11 15 (4.63%) Junior
11 15 (4.63%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Java Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Security Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Test Engineer
13 13 (4.01%) Graduate
14 12 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (27.78%) HTML
2 85 (26.23%) Web Services
3 66 (20.37%) AngularJS
4 57 (17.59%) Spring
5 52 (16.05%) CSS
6 50 (15.43%) XML
7 48 (14.81%) Node.js
7 48 (14.81%) RESTful
8 47 (14.51%) React
9 39 (12.04%) HTML5
10 37 (11.42%) .NET
11 25 (7.72%) D3.js
11 25 (7.72%) SOAP
12 22 (6.79%) REST
13 21 (6.48%) jQuery
13 21 (6.48%) Spring Boot
14 20 (6.17%) J2EE
15 19 (5.86%) Hibernate
15 19 (5.86%) JSON
15 19 (5.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.79%) Robotics
3 17 (5.25%) Algorithms
4 15 (4.63%) Fintech
5 14 (4.32%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.16%) Blog
8 7 (2.16%) PKI
9 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.54%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.54%) User Experience
10 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.96%) Linux
2 16 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (4.63%) CoreOS
4 9 (2.78%) Android
4 9 (2.78%) Unix
5 7 (2.16%) Windows
6 6 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.31%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (26.23%) Scrum
3 61 (18.83%) Problem-Solving
4 59 (18.21%) Software Engineering
5 56 (17.28%) DevOps
6 53 (16.36%) TDD
7 52 (16.05%) Test Automation
8 51 (15.74%) OO
9 44 (13.58%) MVC
10 42 (12.96%) Unit Testing
11 33 (10.19%) Mathematics
12 30 (9.26%) Microservices
13 29 (8.95%) OOP
14 26 (8.02%) BDD
15 25 (7.72%) Computer Science
15 25 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (7.10%) SDLC
17 22 (6.79%) Kanban
17 22 (6.79%) Visualisation
18 21 (6.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 122 (37.65%) JavaScript
2 78 (24.07%) Python
3 74 (22.84%) C#
4 58 (17.90%) SQL
5 57 (17.59%) C++
6 55 (16.98%) Scala
7 51 (15.74%) Java 8
8 22 (6.79%) C
8 22 (6.79%) TypeScript
9 16 (4.94%) ES6
10 15 (4.63%) Haskell
10 15 (4.63%) T-SQL
11 14 (4.32%) Go
11 14 (4.32%) MATLAB
11 14 (4.32%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.01%) Delphi
13 12 (3.70%) R
14 11 (3.40%) Rust
15 10 (3.09%) PHP
16 6 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (15.12%) Degree
2 20 (6.17%) PhD
3 17 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.70%) Postgraduate
5 9 (2.78%) CISSP
6 6 (1.85%) GCIA
6 6 (1.85%) GCIH
6 6 (1.85%) GSEC
6 6 (1.85%) SSCP
7 5 (1.54%) CEH
8 4 (1.23%) ISEB
9 3 (0.93%) HND
9 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.93%) OCP
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.62%) MPhil
11 1 (0.31%) LPIC
11 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.10%) QA
2 5 (1.54%) COBIT
3 2 (0.62%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.62%) HL7
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (19.14%) Docker
2 6 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) iptables
4 1 (0.31%) NFS
4 1 (0.31%) Postfix
4 1 (0.31%) Samba
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (11.42%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.85%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (1.85%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (0.93%) Ansible
4 2 (0.62%) Nessus
4 2 (0.62%) Puppet
4 2 (0.62%) Terraform
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.31%) Mesos
5 1 (0.31%) Munin
5 1 (0.31%) Nagios
5 1 (0.31%) Nmap
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) Rancher
5 1 (0.31%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 33 (10.19%) Oracle
2 27 (8.33%) Google
3 23 (7.10%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (4.94%) IBM
6 15 (4.63%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.09%) Tableau
8 7 (2.16%) Elastic Path
9 6 (1.85%) CA
9 6 (1.85%) Novell
9 6 (1.85%) Ping Identity
9 6 (1.85%) Qualys
9 6 (1.85%) Splunk
9 6 (1.85%) Sun
10 5 (1.54%) Veracode
11 4 (1.23%) ATG
11 4 (1.23%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.23%) Demandware
11 4 (1.23%) Sybase
12 3 (0.93%) SAP