Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 623 578 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.53% 13.86% 13.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.01% 27.37% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 527 492 531
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +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 2,224 2,112 1,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.85% 50.65% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,889 1,860 1,633
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,875 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,641
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.11% +2.68%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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 -3 165 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Hatfield +11 102 £62,500 +8.70% 11
Welwyn Garden City -13 53 £67,500 +50.00% 4
Rickmansworth +11 42 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Hemel Hempstead +32 36 £42,000 -20.00% 6
St Albans -1 25 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Potters Bar +4 22 £70,000 -
Stevenage -7 16 £42,500 - 5
Bishop's Stortford -2 14 £36,250 +34.26%
Hertford -4 13 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Borehamwood -4 12 £33,500 -25.56% 1
Radlett - 8 - -
Cheshunt +2 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Baldock - 3 £45,000 -
Hitchin +11 2 £35,500 - 1
Royston -1 1 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £40,000 - 1
Kings Langley - 1 £92,500 - 2
Harpenden - 1 £40,000 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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.

1 290 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (31.14%) SQL
3 162 (26.00%) Web Services
4 159 (25.52%) JavaScript
5 151 (24.24%) Spring
6 142 (22.79%) Amazon AWS
7 136 (21.83%) HTML
8 124 (19.90%) OO
9 117 (18.78%) Linux
10 114 (18.30%) TDD
11 109 (17.50%) Degree
12 104 (16.69%) REST
13 102 (16.37%) Jenkins
14 100 (16.05%) XML
15 93 (14.93%) C#
15 93 (14.93%) Computer Science
15 93 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
16 92 (14.77%) Finance
17 89 (14.29%) Oracle
18 86 (13.80%) Git (software)
19 85 (13.64%) Test Automation
19 85 (13.64%) Retail
19 85 (13.64%) AngularJS
20 84 (13.48%) Python
21 83 (13.32%) Scala
22 82 (13.16%) Hibernate
23 80 (12.84%) DevOps
24 76 (12.20%) MVC
25 75 (12.04%) SQL Server
26 74 (11.88%) Docker

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 63 (10.11%) Tomcat
2 50 (8.03%) WebSphere
3 32 (5.14%) Apache
4 26 (4.17%) JBoss
5 19 (3.05%) WebLogic
6 16 (2.57%) CMS
6 16 (2.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (2.41%) Confluence
8 14 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (1.93%) Drupal
9 12 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (1.77%) MQSeries
11 9 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (1.28%) IBM Notes
12 8 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (1.12%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Magento
2 7 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.64%) Maximo
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.32%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 142 (22.79%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.90%) SaaS
3 41 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.85%) GitHub
4 24 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (1.93%) Runscope
7 12 (1.93%) Serverless
8 8 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.28%) Office 365
9 6 (0.96%) Akamai
9 6 (0.96%) Google Play
9 6 (0.96%) PaaS
10 5 (0.80%) IaaS
11 4 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.64%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.78%) TCP/IP
2 34 (5.46%) Internet
3 32 (5.14%) DNS
4 19 (3.05%) HTTP
4 19 (3.05%) VPN
5 16 (2.57%) Firewall
6 15 (2.41%) DHCP
7 11 (1.77%) ICMP
7 11 (1.77%) SNMP
7 11 (1.77%) Wireless
8 9 (1.44%) SSL
9 8 (1.28%) Ethernet
9 8 (1.28%) LAN
10 5 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.80%) SAN
11 4 (0.64%) Network Security
12 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.32%) Skype
14 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.63%) Relational Database
3 40 (6.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 39 (6.26%) RDBMS
5 38 (6.10%) NoSQL
6 32 (5.14%) MySQL
7 18 (2.89%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.77%) DB2
9 11 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.77%) Sybase ASE
10 10 (1.61%) Big Data
11 9 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.44%) Endeca
12 7 (1.12%) GIS
12 7 (1.12%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (0.96%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.96%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 102 (16.37%) Jenkins
2 86 (13.80%) Git (software)
3 56 (8.99%) JIRA
4 51 (8.19%) Selenium
5 47 (7.54%) Cucumber
6 37 (5.94%) Maven
7 33 (5.30%) Eclipse
7 33 (5.30%) JUnit
8 26 (4.17%) WebDriver
9 21 (3.37%) Subversion
10 17 (2.73%) GitLab
11 16 (2.57%) Gradle
11 16 (2.57%) JBehave
11 16 (2.57%) Rational Team Concert
12 14 (2.25%) Mockito
13 13 (2.09%) gulp
14 11 (1.77%) JMeter
15 10 (1.61%) CocoaPods
16 9 (1.44%) Crashlytics
16 9 (1.44%) Xcode
General
1 92 (14.77%) Finance
2 85 (13.64%) Retail
3 35 (5.62%) Games
4 24 (3.85%) Banking
5 16 (2.57%) Marketing
6 8 (1.28%) Automotive
7 5 (0.80%) Advertising
7 5 (0.80%) French Language
7 5 (0.80%) German Language
8 4 (0.64%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.16%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 329 (52.81%) Developer
2 210 (33.71%) Java Developer
3 55 (8.83%) Senior Developer
4 48 (7.70%) Software Engineer
5 46 (7.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 43 (6.90%) Consultant
7 39 (6.26%) Architect
8 37 (5.94%) Analyst
9 34 (5.46%) Software Developer
9 34 (5.46%) Team Leader
10 31 (4.98%) Junior
11 26 (4.17%) Android Developer
11 26 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
11 26 (4.17%) Implementation Consultant
11 26 (4.17%) Lead Developer
12 24 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (3.69%) Graduate
13 23 (3.69%) Java Team Leader
14 22 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
14 22 (3.53%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (26.00%) Web Services
2 151 (24.24%) Spring
3 136 (21.83%) HTML
4 104 (16.69%) REST
5 100 (16.05%) XML
6 85 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 82 (13.16%) Hibernate
8 66 (10.59%) CSS
9 63 (10.11%) J2EE
10 62 (9.95%) Akka
11 60 (9.63%) HTML5
12 58 (9.31%) .NET
13 48 (7.70%) Java EE
14 40 (6.42%) RESTful
15 39 (6.26%) JSP
15 39 (6.26%) SOAP
16 38 (6.10%) React
17 35 (5.62%) Node.js
17 35 (5.62%) Spring MVC
18 31 (4.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 52 (8.35%) Mobile App
3 51 (8.19%) Greenfield Project
4 48 (7.70%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (6.10%) User Experience
6 37 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (4.98%) Robotics
8 20 (3.21%) Data Centre
8 20 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
9 18 (2.89%) Management Information System
10 14 (2.25%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (1.61%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.61%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.61%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.44%) Social Media
14 8 (1.28%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 117 (18.78%) Linux
2 65 (10.43%) Unix
3 51 (8.19%) Android
4 48 (7.70%) Windows
5 40 (6.42%) Apple iOS
6 20 (3.21%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.77%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.44%) Solaris
9 8 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.96%) HPUX
11 3 (0.48%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.32%) AIX
12 2 (0.32%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (19.90%) OO
3 114 (18.30%) TDD
4 93 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
5 85 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 80 (12.84%) DevOps
7 76 (12.20%) MVC
8 69 (11.08%) SDLC
9 67 (10.75%) E-Commerce
9 67 (10.75%) Mathematics
10 64 (10.27%) Microservices
10 64 (10.27%) Software Engineering
11 63 (10.11%) Scrum
12 56 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (7.38%) BDD
14 44 (7.06%) Continuous Delivery
15 41 (6.58%) High Availability
16 40 (6.42%) Android Development
17 39 (6.26%) Machine Learning
18 37 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 194 (31.14%) SQL
2 159 (25.52%) JavaScript
3 93 (14.93%) C#
4 84 (13.48%) Python
5 83 (13.32%) Scala
6 65 (10.43%) Java 8
7 40 (6.42%) PHP
8 33 (5.30%) C++
8 33 (5.30%) PL/SQL
9 27 (4.33%) Bash Shell
10 26 (4.17%) Apex Code
10 26 (4.17%) Haskell
11 25 (4.01%) Kotlin
12 23 (3.69%) Groovy
12 23 (3.69%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.73%) Apple Swift
14 16 (2.57%) C
14 16 (2.57%) Perl
15 13 (2.09%) PowerShell
15 13 (2.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (17.50%) Degree
2 68 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.93%) GCIA
4 12 (1.93%) GCIH
4 12 (1.93%) GSEC
4 12 (1.93%) SSCP
5 11 (1.77%) A+ Certification
5 11 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
6 10 (1.61%) PhD
7 8 (1.28%) ACDT
7 8 (1.28%) ACHDS
7 8 (1.28%) ACTC
7 8 (1.28%) MCDST
7 8 (1.28%) MCP
7 8 (1.28%) MCSA
7 8 (1.28%) MCSE
7 8 (1.28%) MCSM
8 5 (0.80%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.33%) QA
2 12 (1.93%) SLA
3 5 (0.80%) GCP
4 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 74 (11.88%) Docker
2 19 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.28%) Terminal Services
3 8 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.16%) Postfix
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (5.62%) Kubernetes
2 33 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (4.17%) Puppet
4 25 (4.01%) Ansible
5 7 (1.12%) Terraform
6 3 (0.48%) Packer
6 3 (0.48%) QRadar
7 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.16%) Grafana
8 1 (0.16%) MOM
8 1 (0.16%) OpenView
8 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 89 (14.29%) Oracle
2 35 (5.62%) IBM
3 33 (5.30%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 26 (4.17%) Google
6 24 (3.85%) Splunk
7 23 (3.69%) hybris
8 18 (2.89%) Apple
9 16 (2.57%) Citrix
10 15 (2.41%) Sybase
11 14 (2.25%) VMware
12 12 (1.93%) ATG
13 11 (1.77%) AppDynamics
14 10 (1.61%) Dynatrace
14 10 (1.61%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.44%) Sitecore
16 8 (1.28%) Blue Martini
16 8 (1.28%) Elastic Path
16 8 (1.28%) Lotus
16 8 (1.28%) Remedy