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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Java 318 350 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.70% 13.51% 14.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.78% 34.76% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 277 278 309
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

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 1068 1007 1217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.38% 38.87% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 949 817 1024
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

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 April 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 April 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 +2 129 £52,500 -8.69% 9
St Albans +5 30 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Letchworth -7 22 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hertford -3 14 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Stevenage +2 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Welwyn Garden City -7 10 £52,500 +26.50% 1
Borehamwood - 10 £40,000 -
Hatfield -24 9 £47,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Hitchin - 6 - -
Rickmansworth -10 5 £67,500 +12.50%
Cheshunt - 5 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -3 4 £52,500 +14.13% 1
Potters Bar -7 3 £70,000 +5.26%
Ware - 3 £60,000 -
Royston +5 1 £65,000 +132.14%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 279 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (38.50%) SQL
3 205 (34.17%) Finance
4 153 (25.50%) Scrum
5 152 (25.33%) Oracle
6 146 (24.33%) Spring
7 138 (23.00%) JavaScript
7 138 (23.00%) Unix
8 125 (20.83%) OO
9 114 (19.00%) Web Services
9 114 (19.00%) TDD
10 112 (18.67%) HTML
11 110 (18.33%) XML
12 109 (18.17%) Linux
12 109 (18.17%) SQL Server
13 105 (17.50%) Software Engineering
14 95 (15.83%) C#
15 90 (15.00%) Degree
16 83 (13.83%) Hibernate
17 82 (13.67%) Tomcat
17 82 (13.67%) Selenium
18 81 (13.50%) JIRA
18 81 (13.50%) CSS
19 77 (12.83%) Python
20 74 (12.33%) J2EE
21 72 (12.00%) Computer Science
22 69 (11.50%) BDD
23 68 (11.33%) QA
24 65 (10.83%) SDLC
25 64 (10.67%) WebDriver

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 82 (13.67%) Tomcat
2 40 (6.67%) JBoss
3 26 (4.33%) Apache
4 23 (3.83%) Confluence
5 22 (3.67%) WebLogic
6 21 (3.50%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.83%) SAS
8 10 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.00%) CMS
9 6 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.00%) WordPress
10 5 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.33%) Drupal
12 2 (0.33%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.33%) WildFly
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.17%) nginx
13 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.33%) SPSS
2 12 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (2.50%) Magento
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.00%) SaaS
3 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.83%) GitHub
5 4 (0.67%) IaaS
6 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.00%) HTTP
2 12 (2.00%) FTP
2 12 (2.00%) Internet
3 9 (1.50%) DNS
4 8 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.00%) Firewall
5 6 (1.00%) Intranet
6 5 (0.83%) iBeacon
7 4 (0.67%) ICMP
8 3 (0.50%) VoIP
9 2 (0.33%) DHCP
9 2 (0.33%) SpaceWire
9 2 (0.33%) SSL
9 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.17%) AMQP
10 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.17%) Wireless
10 1 (0.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (18.17%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.50%) Oracle Database
3 38 (6.33%) MySQL
4 28 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 22 (3.67%) Big Data
6 17 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (2.50%) QlikView
8 15 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (2.33%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.17%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.00%) GIS
12 5 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 82 (13.67%) Selenium
2 81 (13.50%) JIRA
3 64 (10.67%) WebDriver
4 59 (9.83%) Git (software)
5 50 (8.33%) JUnit
5 50 (8.33%) Maven
6 49 (8.17%) Cucumber
7 43 (7.17%) JBehave
7 43 (7.17%) Jenkins
8 31 (5.17%) HP UFT
9 25 (4.17%) Subversion
10 24 (4.00%) gulp
11 23 (3.83%) Eclipse
12 21 (3.50%) Karma Test Runner
13 18 (3.00%) Ant
13 18 (3.00%) SoapUI
14 16 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (2.17%) LoadRunner
16 10 (1.67%) Visual Studio
17 7 (1.17%) Bower
General
1 205 (34.17%) Finance
2 30 (5.00%) Retail
3 28 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.83%) Banking
5 7 (1.17%) Games
6 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.67%) Advertising
8 3 (0.50%) Marketing
9 2 (0.33%) Automotive
9 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 348 (58.00%) Developer
2 226 (37.67%) Java Developer
3 82 (13.67%) Senior Developer
4 76 (12.67%) Analyst
5 58 (9.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 47 (7.83%) Test Analyst
7 35 (5.83%) Java Engineer
8 34 (5.67%) Software Developer
9 32 (5.33%) Android Developer
10 27 (4.50%) Agile Developer
10 27 (4.50%) Agile Java Developer
11 26 (4.33%) Java Software Developer
12 24 (4.00%) Senior Android Developer
13 22 (3.67%) Oracle Developer
13 22 (3.67%) Unix Analyst
14 21 (3.50%) SQL Analyst
14 21 (3.50%) Web Developer
15 20 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 20 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
15 20 (3.33%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (24.33%) Spring
2 114 (19.00%) Web Services
3 112 (18.67%) HTML
4 110 (18.33%) XML
5 83 (13.83%) Hibernate
6 81 (13.50%) CSS
7 74 (12.33%) J2EE
8 58 (9.67%) RESTful
9 54 (9.00%) AngularJS
10 50 (8.33%) SOAP
11 45 (7.50%) Node.js
12 41 (6.83%) Gherkin
12 41 (6.83%) JSON
13 40 (6.67%) Java EE
13 40 (6.67%) JDBC
14 39 (6.50%) REST
15 37 (6.17%) Middleware
16 33 (5.50%) .NET
17 31 (5.17%) Ajax
18 29 (4.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (4.83%) Mobile App
4 11 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 10 (1.67%) Fintech
5 10 (1.67%) User Experience
6 9 (1.50%) iPad
7 8 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.17%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.00%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.83%) e-Learning
10 5 (0.83%) RIA
10 5 (0.83%) Robotics
11 4 (0.67%) PMI
11 4 (0.67%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.50%) EPoS
12 3 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 138 (23.00%) Unix
2 109 (18.17%) Linux
3 42 (7.00%) Android
4 30 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 29 (4.83%) Windows
6 20 (3.33%) Solaris
7 8 (1.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.50%) AIX
9 2 (0.33%) Debian
9 2 (0.33%) HPUX
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (25.50%) Scrum
3 125 (20.83%) OO
4 114 (19.00%) TDD
5 105 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 69 (11.50%) BDD
7 65 (10.83%) SDLC
8 59 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (7.50%) Mathematics
10 44 (7.33%) SOA
10 44 (7.33%) Test Automation
10 44 (7.33%) UML
11 43 (7.17%) ITIL
11 43 (7.17%) OOP
12 37 (6.17%) ETL
12 37 (6.17%) Kanban
12 37 (6.17%) Project Management
13 36 (6.00%) Android Development
13 36 (6.00%) Web Development
14 35 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (38.50%) SQL
2 138 (23.00%) JavaScript
3 95 (15.83%) C#
4 77 (12.83%) Python
5 56 (9.33%) Shell Script
6 49 (8.17%) PL/SQL
7 35 (5.83%) C++
8 32 (5.33%) PHP
9 26 (4.33%) VB.NET
10 25 (4.17%) Perl
10 25 (4.17%) Scala
11 21 (3.50%) ES6
12 20 (3.33%) XQuery
13 17 (2.83%) Objective-C
14 16 (2.67%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.67%) T-SQL
15 13 (2.17%) Ruby
16 12 (2.00%) C
17 10 (1.67%) VB
18 7 (1.17%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 90 (15.00%) Degree
2 14 (2.33%) PhD
3 5 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) CEH
5 1 (0.17%) CPTE
5 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (11.33%) QA
2 16 (2.67%) SDET
3 6 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (3.33%) Docker
2 6 (1.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.00%) Puppet
3 11 (1.83%) Ansible
4 9 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (1.17%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (1.00%) Grafana
7 4 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.67%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.67%) MOM
8 3 (0.50%) Graphite
8 3 (0.50%) Terraform
9 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.17%) Kibana
10 1 (0.17%) Nagios
10 1 (0.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 152 (25.33%) Oracle
2 34 (5.67%) SAP
3 27 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.33%) IBM
5 18 (3.00%) Atlassian
6 17 (2.83%) HP
7 15 (2.50%) Tableau
8 12 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.50%) hybris
10 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.83%) Sybase
10 5 (0.83%) Talend
11 4 (0.67%) Google
12 3 (0.50%) Apple
13 2 (0.33%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.33%) ATG
13 2 (0.33%) Blue Martini
13 2 (0.33%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.33%) New Relic
13 2 (0.33%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage Herts
DRIVE SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience from £35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-40k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago