Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 688 592 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.03% 13.87% 13.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.77% 27.79% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 587 499 547
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%

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 2,391 2,130 1,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.25% 49.89% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,056 1,849 1,618
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,400
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -1 193 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Hatfield +30 104 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Welwyn Garden City -7 67 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Hemel Hempstead +34 48 £42,500 -20.93% 4
Rickmansworth +15 47 £55,000 -18.52% 4
St Albans -10 44 £62,500 +31.58% 6
Potters Bar +5 22 £70,000 - 2
Hertford +2 20 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Bishop's Stortford -2 18 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Stevenage -12 18 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Cheshunt +10 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Borehamwood -5 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Baldock - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hitchin +6 1 £31,000 - 4
Royston -3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Harpenden - 1 £40,000 - 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 366 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (35.03%) JavaScript
3 197 (28.63%) SQL
4 187 (27.18%) HTML
5 163 (23.69%) Spring
6 155 (22.53%) Web Services
7 151 (21.95%) TDD
8 134 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
9 132 (19.19%) C#
10 129 (18.75%) OO
11 128 (18.60%) XML
12 122 (17.73%) Linux
13 120 (17.44%) Degree
13 120 (17.44%) AngularJS
14 117 (17.01%) Jenkins
14 117 (17.01%) Test Automation
15 113 (16.42%) Scrum
16 108 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
17 103 (14.97%) CSS
18 100 (14.53%) Finance
19 98 (14.24%) Git (software)
20 97 (14.10%) SDLC
21 96 (13.95%) Python
21 96 (13.95%) Oracle
22 95 (13.81%) .NET
22 95 (13.81%) Computer Science
23 92 (13.37%) REST
24 87 (12.65%) Retail
24 87 (12.65%) Scala
25 85 (12.35%) J2EE

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 73 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 40 (5.81%) WebSphere
3 32 (4.65%) Apache
4 29 (4.22%) Confluence
5 21 (3.05%) JBoss
6 20 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 20 (2.91%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (1.89%) CMS
8 13 (1.89%) Drupal
8 13 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (1.31%) MQSeries
12 7 (1.02%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.87%) CloudStack
14 5 (0.73%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Magento
2 6 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.58%) Maximo
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.29%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 134 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (6.83%) SaaS
3 31 (4.51%) GitHub
4 28 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (2.62%) Runscope
6 17 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (1.60%) Serverless
10 8 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.87%) Akamai
11 6 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.29%) Google Play
14 2 (0.29%) IaaS
14 2 (0.29%) PaaS
15 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.65%) Internet
2 31 (4.51%) HTTP
3 27 (3.92%) DNS
4 24 (3.49%) VPN
5 22 (3.20%) TCP/IP
6 18 (2.62%) DHCP
7 17 (2.47%) SNMP
8 15 (2.18%) Firewall
9 14 (2.03%) SSL
10 12 (1.74%) ICMP
11 8 (1.16%) Wireless
12 7 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.73%) 3GPP
13 5 (0.73%) 802.11
13 5 (0.73%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.73%) IPsec
13 5 (0.73%) IPv4
13 5 (0.73%) IPv6
13 5 (0.73%) RTCP
13 5 (0.73%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 45 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 40 (5.81%) MySQL
5 37 (5.38%) NoSQL
6 32 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 26 (3.78%) Oracle Database
8 18 (2.62%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (1.74%) Couchbase
10 12 (1.74%) Endeca
10 12 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.60%) DB2
12 10 (1.45%) Sybase ASE
13 8 (1.16%) Redis
14 7 (1.02%) Big Data
14 7 (1.02%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.02%) Jackrabbit
15 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 117 (17.01%) Jenkins
2 98 (14.24%) Git (software)
3 72 (10.47%) JIRA
4 67 (9.74%) Selenium
5 59 (8.58%) Cucumber
6 58 (8.43%) Maven
7 51 (7.41%) JUnit
8 43 (6.25%) WebDriver
9 33 (4.80%) JBehave
10 26 (3.78%) Eclipse
11 23 (3.34%) Subversion
12 21 (3.05%) gulp
13 19 (2.76%) Gradle
14 18 (2.62%) Mockito
15 14 (2.03%) Karma Test Runner
16 12 (1.74%) Spock
17 10 (1.45%) JMeter
18 9 (1.31%) Ant
18 9 (1.31%) GitLab
19 8 (1.16%) Grunt
General
1 100 (14.53%) Finance
2 87 (12.65%) Retail
3 29 (4.22%) Games
4 27 (3.92%) Marketing
5 23 (3.34%) Banking
6 11 (1.60%) Automotive
7 8 (1.16%) Advertising
8 5 (0.73%) Electronics
9 3 (0.44%) French Language
9 3 (0.44%) German Language
9 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.29%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.15%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 376 (54.65%) Developer
2 240 (34.88%) Java Developer
3 50 (7.27%) Software Engineer
4 48 (6.98%) Software Developer
5 47 (6.83%) Senior Developer
6 44 (6.40%) Java Engineer
7 40 (5.81%) Architect
8 37 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (5.38%) Team Leader
9 36 (5.23%) Junior
10 32 (4.65%) Consultant
10 32 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (4.36%) Development Team Leader
12 28 (4.07%) Development Engineer
12 28 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
13 25 (3.63%) Java Team Leader
13 25 (3.63%) Junior Developer
13 25 (3.63%) Lead Developer
14 24 (3.49%) Java Development Team Leader
15 23 (3.34%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (27.18%) HTML
2 163 (23.69%) Spring
3 155 (22.53%) Web Services
4 128 (18.60%) XML
5 120 (17.44%) AngularJS
6 103 (14.97%) CSS
7 95 (13.81%) .NET
8 92 (13.37%) REST
9 85 (12.35%) J2EE
10 83 (12.06%) HTML5
11 70 (10.17%) Hibernate
12 61 (8.87%) Akka
13 57 (8.28%) Node.js
14 50 (7.27%) RESTful
15 49 (7.12%) JSP
16 46 (6.69%) Java EE
17 43 (6.25%) SOAP
18 42 (6.10%) React
19 40 (5.81%) JSON
20 35 (5.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.81%) Computer Science
2 60 (8.72%) Mobile App
3 53 (7.70%) Greenfield Project
4 45 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (5.67%) User Experience
6 35 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (4.65%) Robotics
7 32 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (2.62%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.03%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (1.60%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.45%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.31%) Fintech
13 9 (1.31%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.16%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (1.02%) Mainframe
16 5 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
16 5 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (17.73%) Linux
2 75 (10.90%) Unix
3 48 (6.98%) Windows
4 41 (5.96%) Android
5 22 (3.20%) Windows Server
6 19 (2.76%) Solaris
7 17 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 11 (1.60%) HPUX
10 5 (0.73%) VxWorks
11 4 (0.58%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.44%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.29%) AIX
13 2 (0.29%) CentOS
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.15%) Debian
14 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (21.95%) TDD
3 129 (18.75%) OO
4 117 (17.01%) Test Automation
5 113 (16.42%) Scrum
6 108 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
7 97 (14.10%) SDLC
8 84 (12.21%) Software Engineering
9 83 (12.06%) MVC
10 82 (11.92%) E-Commerce
11 78 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (11.19%) DevOps
13 71 (10.32%) Mathematics
14 64 (9.30%) BDD
15 52 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
16 51 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
17 49 (7.12%) High Availability
18 48 (6.98%) Microservices
19 47 (6.83%) SOA
20 43 (6.25%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 241 (35.03%) JavaScript
2 197 (28.63%) SQL
3 132 (19.19%) C#
4 96 (13.95%) Python
5 87 (12.65%) Scala
6 57 (8.28%) PHP
7 56 (8.14%) Java 8
8 53 (7.70%) C++
9 37 (5.38%) Bash Shell
10 36 (5.23%) PL/SQL
11 30 (4.36%) Apex Code
11 30 (4.36%) VB.NET
12 29 (4.22%) Perl
13 27 (3.92%) VBA
14 25 (3.63%) Groovy
15 22 (3.20%) C
16 21 (3.05%) Kotlin
17 20 (2.91%) Haskell
18 16 (2.33%) ES6
18 16 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 120 (17.44%) Degree
2 65 (9.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.89%) GCIA
3 13 (1.89%) GCIH
3 13 (1.89%) GSEC
3 13 (1.89%) SSCP
4 9 (1.31%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.44%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CCENT
7 3 (0.44%) CCNA
7 3 (0.44%) CEH
7 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (0.44%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.44%) OSCP
7 3 (0.44%) PhD
8 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.27%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) SLA
3 3 (0.44%) GCP
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 69 (10.03%) Docker
2 10 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.58%) vSphere
4 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.15%) Postfix
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 36 (5.23%) Kubernetes
2 29 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (3.92%) Ansible
4 19 (2.76%) Puppet
5 4 (0.58%) Consul
5 4 (0.58%) Graphite
6 3 (0.44%) QRadar
7 2 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.29%) MOM
7 2 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.15%) OpenView
8 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 96 (13.95%) Oracle
2 31 (4.51%) Splunk
3 30 (4.36%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (4.07%) IBM
5 22 (3.20%) hybris
6 21 (3.05%) Microsoft
6 21 (3.05%) VMware
7 18 (2.62%) Citrix
8 15 (2.18%) Veeam
9 13 (1.89%) ATG
9 13 (1.89%) Google
10 12 (1.74%) Capita
11 11 (1.60%) Sybase
12 10 (1.45%) Twobo
13 9 (1.31%) Blue Martini
13 9 (1.31%) Demandware
13 9 (1.31%) Elastic Path
14 7 (1.02%) SAP
15 6 (0.87%) Sun
16 5 (0.73%) Sitecore