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 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 7 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Java 285 335 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.09% 14.19% 12.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 35.49% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 243 275 256
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.55%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1026 944 1196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 50.72% 40.00% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 908 776 974
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 May 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 3 months to 23 May 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 +3 118 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Letchworth +2 36 £42,500 - 4
Welwyn Garden City -3 19 £52,500 +12.90% 4
Hertford -2 15 £65,000 +103.12% 1
Borehamwood +4 13 £40,000 -
St Albans -9 12 £47,500 - 3
Stevenage +4 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hatfield -26 10 £47,500 - 3
Cheshunt - 6 £40,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £42,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -7 3 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Hitchin - 2 - - 1
Potters Bar - 2 £70,000 -
Ware - 2 £60,000 -
Royston +7 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Rickmansworth -9 1 £80,000 +33.33%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 272 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (38.98%) SQL
3 191 (32.37%) Finance
4 156 (26.44%) Scrum
5 154 (26.10%) Oracle
6 152 (25.76%) JavaScript
7 143 (24.24%) Spring
8 132 (22.37%) Unix
9 124 (21.02%) Software Engineering
10 122 (20.68%) Web Services
11 120 (20.34%) HTML
12 118 (20.00%) TDD
13 117 (19.83%) OO
14 112 (18.98%) SQL Server
14 112 (18.98%) Test Automation
15 107 (18.14%) XML
16 98 (16.61%) Linux
16 98 (16.61%) Degree
17 94 (15.93%) JIRA
18 90 (15.25%) Tomcat
19 89 (15.08%) Selenium
20 85 (14.41%) CSS
21 84 (14.24%) C#
22 79 (13.39%) Computer Science
23 75 (12.71%) Hibernate
24 73 (12.37%) QA
25 72 (12.20%) BDD
26 69 (11.69%) WebDriver
26 69 (11.69%) J2EE
26 69 (11.69%) Python

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 90 (15.25%) Tomcat
2 34 (5.76%) JBoss
3 23 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 22 (3.73%) Confluence
5 18 (3.05%) Apache
6 15 (2.54%) SAS
6 15 (2.54%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.02%) WordPress
10 4 (0.68%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.68%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.51%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.34%) CMS
12 2 (0.34%) Drupal
12 2 (0.34%) WildFly
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (2.03%) SPSS
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.71%) Magento
2 4 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.08%) SaaS
3 14 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.36%) IaaS
5 4 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 3 (0.51%) Slack
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.07%) HTTP
2 17 (2.88%) Internet
3 11 (1.86%) FTP
3 11 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.53%) DNS
5 8 (1.36%) Firewall
6 7 (1.19%) iBeacon
7 6 (1.02%) Intranet
8 4 (0.68%) ICMP
8 4 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.68%) SAN
8 4 (0.68%) VPN
9 3 (0.51%) VoIP
10 2 (0.34%) PPP
10 2 (0.34%) SpaceWire
10 2 (0.34%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.17%) Wireless
11 1 (0.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.10%) MySQL
3 35 (5.93%) Oracle Database
4 27 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.88%) Big Data
7 16 (2.71%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (2.20%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.20%) QlikView
10 12 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (1.86%) GIS
11 11 (1.86%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 94 (15.93%) JIRA
2 89 (15.08%) Selenium
3 69 (11.69%) WebDriver
4 56 (9.49%) JUnit
5 51 (8.64%) Git (software)
6 50 (8.47%) Cucumber
6 50 (8.47%) JBehave
6 50 (8.47%) Maven
7 39 (6.61%) Jenkins
8 26 (4.41%) gulp
9 25 (4.24%) Subversion
10 24 (4.07%) Karma Test Runner
11 23 (3.90%) Eclipse
11 23 (3.90%) HP UFT
12 18 (3.05%) Ant
13 16 (2.71%) SoapUI
14 15 (2.54%) LoadRunner
15 13 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (1.86%) Visual Studio
17 10 (1.69%) Bower
General
1 191 (32.37%) Finance
2 36 (6.10%) Retail
3 27 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.05%) Banking
5 6 (1.02%) Automotive
5 6 (1.02%) Publishing
6 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.51%) Advertising
7 3 (0.51%) Games
8 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 336 (56.95%) Developer
2 221 (37.46%) Java Developer
3 76 (12.88%) Senior Developer
4 69 (11.69%) Analyst
5 53 (8.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 45 (7.63%) Java Engineer
7 41 (6.95%) Test Analyst
8 37 (6.27%) Software Developer
9 29 (4.92%) Agile Developer
9 29 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
9 29 (4.92%) Android Developer
10 28 (4.75%) Java Software Developer
11 25 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (4.07%) Software Engineer
12 24 (4.07%) SQL Analyst
13 23 (3.90%) Architect
13 23 (3.90%) Senior Android Developer
13 23 (3.90%) Unix Analyst
14 21 (3.56%) SQL Developer
14 21 (3.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (24.24%) Spring
2 122 (20.68%) Web Services
3 120 (20.34%) HTML
4 107 (18.14%) XML
5 85 (14.41%) CSS
6 75 (12.71%) Hibernate
7 69 (11.69%) J2EE
8 62 (10.51%) RESTful
9 52 (8.81%) AngularJS
10 46 (7.80%) Node.js
11 45 (7.63%) SOAP
12 44 (7.46%) Gherkin
12 44 (7.46%) Java EE
13 40 (6.78%) REST
14 37 (6.27%) JDBC
15 32 (5.42%) .NET
16 31 (5.25%) jQuery
17 30 (5.08%) JSON
18 29 (4.92%) Middleware
19 28 (4.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.39%) Computer Science
2 40 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.39%) Fintech
6 13 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.86%) User Experience
8 10 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.53%) iPad
10 8 (1.36%) RIA
11 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.85%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.68%) NHS
14 4 (0.68%) PMI
14 4 (0.68%) Replication
14 4 (0.68%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (22.37%) Unix
2 98 (16.61%) Linux
3 37 (6.27%) Android
4 32 (5.42%) Windows
5 26 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.71%) Solaris
7 5 (0.85%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.34%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (26.44%) Scrum
3 124 (21.02%) Software Engineering
4 118 (20.00%) TDD
5 117 (19.83%) OO
6 112 (18.98%) Test Automation
7 72 (12.20%) BDD
8 66 (11.19%) SDLC
9 61 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 55 (9.32%) SOA
11 42 (7.12%) Mathematics
12 41 (6.95%) OOP
13 37 (6.27%) ITIL
14 36 (6.10%) Project Management
14 36 (6.10%) Test Scripting
14 36 (6.10%) UML
15 35 (5.93%) Test Strategy
16 34 (5.76%) Kanban
17 33 (5.59%) Regression Testing
17 33 (5.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 230 (38.98%) SQL
2 152 (25.76%) JavaScript
3 84 (14.24%) C#
4 69 (11.69%) Python
5 56 (9.49%) Shell Script
6 44 (7.46%) PL/SQL
7 34 (5.76%) PHP
8 32 (5.42%) C++
9 24 (4.07%) ES6
10 23 (3.90%) VB.NET
11 22 (3.73%) Perl
12 18 (3.05%) Bash Shell
12 18 (3.05%) Scala
13 17 (2.88%) XQuery
14 14 (2.37%) Objective-C
14 14 (2.37%) Ruby
15 13 (2.20%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.69%) C
16 10 (1.69%) VB
17 7 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 98 (16.61%) Degree
2 11 (1.86%) PhD
3 8 (1.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.68%) AWS Certification
4 4 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.17%) CEH
5 1 (0.17%) CISA
5 1 (0.17%) CISSP
5 1 (0.17%) CPTE
5 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.37%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (3.22%) Docker
2 6 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.71%) Puppet
3 11 (1.86%) Ansible
3 11 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.02%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.02%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 5 (0.85%) MOM
7 4 (0.68%) Grafana
8 3 (0.51%) Graphite
8 3 (0.51%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.17%) Kibana
9 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 154 (26.10%) Oracle
2 29 (4.92%) SAP
3 26 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.71%) Atlassian
5 15 (2.54%) HP
6 14 (2.37%) IBM
7 13 (2.20%) Tableau
8 11 (1.86%) hybris
9 7 (1.19%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.68%) Google
12 3 (0.51%) ATG
12 3 (0.51%) Demandware
12 3 (0.51%) Guidewire
12 3 (0.51%) Sybase
13 2 (0.34%) Talend
14 1 (0.17%) AppDynamics
14 1 (0.17%) Apple
14 1 (0.17%) New Relic
14 1 (0.17%) VMware
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People (UK)
Salary: Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hitchin
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £46000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedford, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£35,000 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Drive Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable based on experience.
Posted: 20 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Drive Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable based on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago