Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 584 614 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.39% 13.74% 13.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.58% 28.87% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 517 554 637
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £78,750 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.02% +8.89% -

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 2283 2127 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.35% 47.58% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1839 2202
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -3 151 £52,500 -4.55% 14
Hatfield +38 101 £60,000 +14.29% 12
Borehamwood +9 40 £45,000 +28.57%
Bishop's Stortford - 40 £30,000 - 5
Welwyn Garden City +2 38 £45,000 -28.00% 6
Hertford +1 36 £61,250 +16.67% 2
St Albans -25 32 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +15 31 £55,000 +17.02% 4
Stevenage +10 19 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Rickmansworth -5 15 £52,500 -13.22% 2
Letchworth +3 11 £42,500 - 1
Potters Bar -8 4 £70,000 +27.27%
Cheshunt +3 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Royston +5 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Hitchin -6 1 £37,500 -31.82%
Welwyn -7 1 £50,000 -
Tring - 1 £27,500 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 287 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (32.88%) SQL
3 177 (30.31%) HTML
4 165 (28.25%) JavaScript
5 162 (27.74%) XML
6 154 (26.37%) Spring
7 144 (24.66%) Web Services
8 139 (23.80%) Software Engineering
9 124 (21.23%) Oracle
10 122 (20.89%) OO
10 122 (20.89%) Scrum
11 117 (20.03%) Linux
12 111 (19.01%) Degree
13 105 (17.98%) Python
13 105 (17.98%) CSS
14 104 (17.81%) TDD
15 102 (17.47%) Finance
16 98 (16.78%) Test Automation
17 96 (16.44%) Tomcat
18 94 (16.10%) Windows
19 92 (15.75%) Computer Science
20 91 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
21 89 (15.24%) Unix
22 86 (14.73%) Retail
23 80 (13.70%) DevOps
24 78 (13.36%) Jenkins
25 70 (11.99%) SDLC
26 69 (11.82%) Hibernate
26 69 (11.82%) J2EE
27 63 (10.79%) XSLT

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 96 (16.44%) Tomcat
2 44 (7.53%) JBoss
3 26 (4.45%) Apache
4 15 (2.57%) Confluence
5 14 (2.40%) Drupal
6 13 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.05%) SAS
8 11 (1.88%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.54%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.37%) MS Exchange
11 7 (1.20%) Apache Spark
12 6 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.86%) CMS
14 4 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 4 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.51%) MQSeries
16 2 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (0.86%) SPSS
2 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 22 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.03%) Maximo
3 5 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.68%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.51%) Magento
5 3 (0.51%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 91 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.94%) SaaS
4 20 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
5 12 (2.05%) Serverless
6 10 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (1.20%) Google Play
7 7 (1.20%) TestFlight
8 6 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.51%) PaaS
9 3 (0.51%) Route 53
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.34%) Office 365
10 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.42%) HTTP
2 18 (3.08%) Firewall
3 15 (2.57%) Internet
4 8 (1.37%) DNS
5 6 (1.03%) Broadband
5 6 (1.03%) FTP
5 6 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.86%) SSL
6 5 (0.86%) VPN
7 3 (0.51%) DHCP
7 3 (0.51%) ICMP
8 2 (0.34%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.34%) IPv6
8 2 (0.34%) OSPF
8 2 (0.34%) SAN
8 2 (0.34%) SMTP
8 2 (0.34%) SSH
8 2 (0.34%) VoIP
8 2 (0.34%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.25%) MySQL
3 36 (6.16%) NoSQL
4 35 (5.99%) Relational Database
5 29 (4.97%) Oracle Database
6 19 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.40%) Big Data
10 11 (1.88%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.88%) QlikView
11 10 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.20%) DB2
13 7 (1.20%) HBase
Development Applications
1 78 (13.36%) Jenkins
2 62 (10.62%) Selenium
3 59 (10.10%) JUnit
4 45 (7.71%) Git (software)
5 44 (7.53%) Cucumber
5 44 (7.53%) Maven
6 42 (7.19%) Eclipse
7 39 (6.68%) JIRA
8 37 (6.34%) WebDriver
9 33 (5.65%) Subversion
10 26 (4.45%) JBehave
11 22 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (2.23%) Ant
12 13 (2.23%) Mockito
13 12 (2.05%) Gradle
13 12 (2.05%) Visual Studio
14 11 (1.88%) JConsole
14 11 (1.88%) VisualVM
15 10 (1.71%) Bitbucket
15 10 (1.71%) jMock
General
1 102 (17.47%) Finance
2 86 (14.73%) Retail
3 26 (4.45%) Banking
4 22 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.40%) Games
7 13 (2.23%) Automotive
7 13 (2.23%) Marketing
8 11 (1.88%) Publishing
9 4 (0.68%) Legal
9 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.34%) Back Office
10 2 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 315 (53.94%) Developer
2 244 (41.78%) Java Developer
3 70 (11.99%) Analyst
4 45 (7.71%) Senior Developer
5 44 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (6.51%) Support Analyst
7 31 (5.31%) Agile Developer
7 31 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 29 (4.97%) Junior
8 29 (4.97%) Software Engineer
9 27 (4.62%) Agile Java Developer
9 27 (4.62%) Graduate
9 27 (4.62%) Java Engineer
10 25 (4.28%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (4.28%) Graduate Java Developer
10 25 (4.28%) Java Software Developer
10 25 (4.28%) Junior Developer
11 23 (3.94%) Java Team Leader
11 23 (3.94%) Team Leader
12 22 (3.77%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (30.31%) HTML
2 162 (27.74%) XML
3 154 (26.37%) Spring
4 144 (24.66%) Web Services
5 105 (17.98%) CSS
6 69 (11.82%) Hibernate
6 69 (11.82%) J2EE
7 63 (10.79%) XSLT
8 58 (9.93%) JSON
9 57 (9.76%) AngularJS
10 52 (8.90%) SOAP
11 47 (8.05%) REST
12 43 (7.36%) Java EE
12 43 (7.36%) Struts
13 41 (7.02%) .NET
14 38 (6.51%) jQuery
15 35 (5.99%) RESTful
16 34 (5.82%) HTML5
17 33 (5.65%) JAX-RS
18 28 (4.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (15.75%) Computer Science
2 54 (9.25%) Mobile App
3 45 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (6.51%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (6.16%) User Experience
6 25 (4.28%) Robotics
7 22 (3.77%) Fintech
8 15 (2.57%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.88%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.71%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.71%) RIA
12 9 (1.54%) iPhone
12 9 (1.54%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.20%) Life Science
13 7 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.51%) EPoS
15 3 (0.51%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 117 (20.03%) Linux
2 94 (16.10%) Windows
3 89 (15.24%) Unix
4 37 (6.34%) Android
5 23 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 18 (3.08%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.71%) Solaris
8 9 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.37%) CentOS
9 8 (1.37%) CoreOS
9 8 (1.37%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.20%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.03%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.86%) HPUX
13 4 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.51%) AIX
15 2 (0.34%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.34%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (23.80%) Software Engineering
3 122 (20.89%) OO
3 122 (20.89%) Scrum
4 104 (17.81%) TDD
5 98 (16.78%) Test Automation
6 80 (13.70%) DevOps
7 70 (11.99%) SDLC
8 63 (10.79%) SOA
9 60 (10.27%) BDD
10 49 (8.39%) Mathematics
11 44 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (7.19%) OOD
13 41 (7.02%) Unit Testing
14 39 (6.68%) E-Commerce
15 36 (6.16%) Multithreading
16 32 (5.48%) CRM
17 31 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (5.31%) MVC
18 30 (5.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 192 (32.88%) SQL
2 165 (28.25%) JavaScript
3 105 (17.98%) Python
4 49 (8.39%) C#
5 41 (7.02%) PL/SQL
6 36 (6.16%) C++
7 34 (5.82%) PHP
8 33 (5.65%) Shell Script
9 32 (5.48%) C
10 25 (4.28%) Scala
11 24 (4.11%) Perl
12 20 (3.42%) T-SQL
13 18 (3.08%) Ruby
14 16 (2.74%) Bash Shell
15 14 (2.40%) VB.NET
16 12 (2.05%) VB
17 10 (1.71%) Korn
17 10 (1.71%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.71%) XPath
17 10 (1.71%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 111 (19.01%) Degree
2 56 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.20%) CISSP
3 7 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.68%) CISA
5 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.10%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) RosettaNet
2 6 (1.03%) SLA
3 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.68%) DICOM
4 4 (0.68%) HL7
5 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 38 (6.51%) Docker
2 11 (1.88%) vSphere
3 10 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.34%) Postfix
6 2 (0.34%) PowerDNS
6 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (4.97%) Ansible
3 23 (3.94%) Puppet
4 15 (2.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (2.23%) Kubernetes
6 10 (1.71%) Data Guard
6 10 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.86%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.51%) Terraform
9 2 (0.34%) Cacti
9 2 (0.34%) Consul
9 2 (0.34%) Graphite
9 2 (0.34%) Marathon
9 2 (0.34%) Mesos
9 2 (0.34%) Nagios
9 2 (0.34%) Opsview
9 2 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.34%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 124 (21.23%) Oracle
2 28 (4.79%) Google
3 19 (3.25%) VMware
4 18 (3.08%) IBM
4 18 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.08%) SAP
5 11 (1.88%) Tableau
6 8 (1.37%) Apple
7 7 (1.20%) Dell
7 7 (1.20%) Demandware
7 7 (1.20%) Veeam
8 6 (1.03%) Adobe
8 6 (1.03%) Sybase
9 5 (0.86%) Citrix
9 5 (0.86%) Remedy
10 4 (0.68%) ATG
10 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.68%) Talend
11 3 (0.51%) Blue Martini
11 3 (0.51%) Sage