Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 606 633 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.11% 13.25% 14.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.13% 32.25% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 508 522 681
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 2154 1963 2607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 50.16% 41.10% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1628 2193
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +3 229 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Letchworth +2 44 £42,500 - 5
St Albans -7 41 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City 0 39 £45,000 -3.23% 2
Hatfield -25 36 £57,500 +21.05% 8
Hertford 0 34 £62,500 +95.31% 2
Borehamwood +15 32 £45,000 -
Stevenage +6 16 £42,500 +6.25%
Hemel Hempstead -7 11 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 11 £50,000 - 2
Cheshunt -3 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Rickmansworth -9 7 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Potters Bar -8 6 £70,000 +27.27%
Hitchin -8 6 - - 3
Ware - 3 £60,000 -
Royston -1 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 298 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (31.68%) SQL
3 173 (28.55%) Finance
4 165 (27.23%) Scrum
5 157 (25.91%) Spring
6 152 (25.08%) Web Services
7 144 (23.76%) JavaScript
7 144 (23.76%) Oracle
8 143 (23.60%) Software Engineering
9 139 (22.94%) XML
10 128 (21.12%) TDD
11 125 (20.63%) HTML
12 121 (19.97%) Test Automation
13 119 (19.64%) OO
14 115 (18.98%) Unix
15 111 (18.32%) Tomcat
16 96 (15.84%) Linux
17 95 (15.68%) SQL Server
18 94 (15.51%) Degree
18 94 (15.51%) JIRA
18 94 (15.51%) Selenium
19 90 (14.85%) CSS
20 88 (14.52%) BDD
21 85 (14.03%) Computer Science
22 82 (13.53%) QA
23 78 (12.87%) Hibernate
24 71 (11.72%) SOA
25 69 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
26 68 (11.22%) J2EE
27 67 (11.06%) C#

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
1 111 (18.32%) Tomcat
2 42 (6.93%) JBoss
3 24 (3.96%) WebLogic
4 21 (3.47%) Confluence
5 16 (2.64%) Apache
6 15 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (1.98%) SAS
8 7 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.99%) WordPress
10 4 (0.66%) Drupal
10 4 (0.66%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.66%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.66%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.50%) CMS
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (1.32%) SPSS
2 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.49%) Magento
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.50%) Maximo
5 2 (0.33%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 69 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.28%) SaaS
3 21 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.32%) IaaS
5 6 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.66%) TestFlight
8 3 (0.50%) Google Play
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.96%) Internet
2 18 (2.97%) HTTP
3 16 (2.64%) Firewall
4 13 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.82%) DNS
6 7 (1.16%) iBeacon
6 7 (1.16%) ICMP
7 6 (0.99%) Intranet
7 6 (0.99%) SAN
8 5 (0.83%) VoIP
9 4 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.66%) VPN
10 3 (0.50%) FTP
10 3 (0.50%) PPP
11 2 (0.33%) DHCP
11 2 (0.33%) IPv6
11 2 (0.33%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.33%) OSPF
11 2 (0.33%) SMTP
11 2 (0.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (15.68%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.77%) MySQL
3 32 (5.28%) Oracle Database
4 22 (3.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.64%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.64%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (1.82%) Big Data
8 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.49%) QlikView
11 8 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.16%) GIS
12 7 (1.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 94 (15.51%) JIRA
1 94 (15.51%) Selenium
2 63 (10.40%) WebDriver
3 60 (9.90%) JUnit
4 58 (9.57%) Cucumber
5 56 (9.24%) Jenkins
6 55 (9.08%) Maven
7 51 (8.42%) Git (software)
8 49 (8.09%) JBehave
9 35 (5.78%) Subversion
10 34 (5.61%) Eclipse
11 21 (3.47%) gulp
12 19 (3.14%) Karma Test Runner
13 18 (2.97%) Ant
14 15 (2.48%) Bower
15 13 (2.15%) HP UFT
15 13 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (2.15%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.15%) Visual Studio
16 11 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 173 (28.55%) Finance
2 53 (8.75%) Retail
3 27 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.96%) Banking
5 11 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.65%) Automotive
7 9 (1.49%) Publishing
8 8 (1.32%) Games
9 6 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.66%) Legal
11 4 (0.66%) Marketing
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 324 (53.47%) Developer
2 229 (37.79%) Java Developer
3 64 (10.56%) Analyst
4 62 (10.23%) Senior Developer
5 50 (8.25%) Java Engineer
6 44 (7.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 33 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
8 31 (5.12%) Software Developer
9 30 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (4.79%) Android Developer
11 26 (4.29%) Agile Developer
12 25 (4.13%) Test Analyst
13 24 (3.96%) Software Engineer
14 22 (3.63%) Agile Java Developer
15 20 (3.30%) Architect
15 20 (3.30%) Java Team Leader
15 20 (3.30%) Team Leader
16 19 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
16 19 (3.14%) Senior Android Developer
16 19 (3.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (25.91%) Spring
2 152 (25.08%) Web Services
3 139 (22.94%) XML
4 125 (20.63%) HTML
5 90 (14.85%) CSS
6 78 (12.87%) Hibernate
7 68 (11.22%) J2EE
8 65 (10.73%) RESTful
9 51 (8.42%) REST
10 49 (8.09%) AngularJS
10 49 (8.09%) Gherkin
11 47 (7.76%) Java EE
12 42 (6.93%) SOAP
13 39 (6.44%) Node.js
14 36 (5.94%) JSON
14 36 (5.94%) XSLT
15 31 (5.12%) .NET
16 29 (4.79%) jQuery
17 28 (4.62%) Struts
18 27 (4.46%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.03%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.10%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (6.93%) Mobile App
4 31 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (4.29%) Fintech
6 21 (3.47%) User Experience
7 20 (3.30%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.15%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.15%) RIA
9 12 (1.98%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.16%) iPad
10 7 (1.16%) Robotics
11 5 (0.83%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.66%) iPhone
12 4 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.66%) NHS
12 4 (0.66%) PMI
12 4 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 115 (18.98%) Unix
2 96 (15.84%) Linux
3 55 (9.08%) Windows
4 47 (7.76%) Android
5 32 (5.28%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.16%) Solaris
7 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.50%) AIX
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (27.23%) Scrum
3 143 (23.60%) Software Engineering
4 128 (21.12%) TDD
5 121 (19.97%) Test Automation
6 119 (19.64%) OO
7 88 (14.52%) BDD
8 71 (11.72%) SOA
9 65 (10.73%) SDLC
10 55 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (8.91%) DevOps
12 40 (6.60%) OOP
13 39 (6.44%) Mathematics
13 39 (6.44%) Test Strategy
14 37 (6.11%) Regression Testing
15 36 (5.94%) Kanban
15 36 (5.94%) Mentoring
16 35 (5.78%) Test Scripting
17 34 (5.61%) ATDD
18 32 (5.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 192 (31.68%) SQL
2 144 (23.76%) JavaScript
3 67 (11.06%) C#
4 66 (10.89%) Python
5 49 (8.09%) Shell Script
6 39 (6.44%) PL/SQL
7 37 (6.11%) PHP
8 34 (5.61%) C++
9 20 (3.30%) Scala
10 19 (3.14%) ES6
10 19 (3.14%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.64%) C
11 16 (2.64%) Ruby
12 13 (2.15%) VB
13 12 (1.98%) Perl
14 10 (1.65%) Groovy
14 10 (1.65%) Objective-C
14 10 (1.65%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.49%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 94 (15.51%) Degree
2 43 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.66%) AWS Certification
4 4 (0.66%) CISSP
4 4 (0.66%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.66%) PhD
4 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.50%) CISA
6 1 (0.17%) CEH
6 1 (0.17%) CPTE
6 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (13.53%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) DICOM
4 2 (0.33%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) MIL-STD-1553
4 2 (0.33%) SEPA
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (3.47%) Docker
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.33%) Postfix
5 2 (0.33%) PowerDNS
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.63%) Puppet
3 19 (3.14%) Ansible
4 13 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (1.49%) Data Guard
5 9 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.83%) MOM
7 5 (0.83%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.33%) Cacti
8 2 (0.33%) Nagios
8 2 (0.33%) Opsview
8 2 (0.33%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.17%) Kibana
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 144 (23.76%) Oracle
2 21 (3.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.47%) SAP
3 17 (2.81%) IBM
4 13 (2.15%) Atlassian
5 11 (1.82%) Google
5 11 (1.82%) HP
6 9 (1.49%) hybris
6 9 (1.49%) Tableau
7 7 (1.16%) Demandware
8 5 (0.83%) Apple
8 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.66%) ATG
9 4 (0.66%) Dell
9 4 (0.66%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.50%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.50%) VMware
11 2 (0.33%) Acronis
11 2 (0.33%) Aruba
11 2 (0.33%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + be - equity, flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health +more
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be- 25 days holiday, flex hours
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-40k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + 10% Car All + Ex Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + 10% Car All + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago