Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 581 574 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.38% 13.62% 14.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.54% 25.52% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 490 502 568
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £34,400
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +10.00%

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 2,036 2,249 2,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.40% 53.36% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 1,962 1,741
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -1 164 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Hatfield +5 82 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Welwyn Garden City -22 43 £67,500 +50.00% 5
Rickmansworth +9 32 £56,250 +7.14% 8
Hemel Hempstead +13 28 £45,000 -18.18% 1
St Albans -6 24 £65,000 +23.81% 9
Borehamwood -2 23 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Potters Bar +4 15 £70,000 -
Stevenage -1 14 £53,750 +65.38% 7
Bishop's Stortford -6 14 £45,000 +73.08% 5
Radlett - 12 - -
Hertford -6 7 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Cheshunt +3 6 £45,000 -
Baldock - 3 £45,000 -
Hitchin +4 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Kings Langley - 1 £92,500 - 1
Harpenden - 1 £40,000 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £40,000 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 249 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (34.25%) SQL
3 163 (28.06%) Web Services
4 162 (27.88%) Amazon AWS
5 145 (24.96%) Spring
6 142 (24.44%) JavaScript
7 113 (19.45%) Linux
8 105 (18.07%) OO
9 104 (17.90%) TDD
10 103 (17.73%) Degree
11 102 (17.56%) XML
12 101 (17.38%) HTML
13 92 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
14 89 (15.32%) Python
15 84 (14.46%) Oracle
15 84 (14.46%) Hibernate
15 84 (14.46%) REST
16 83 (14.29%) Computer Science
17 82 (14.11%) Retail
18 81 (13.94%) C#
19 79 (13.60%) Java 8
20 77 (13.25%) SQL Server
20 77 (13.25%) Software Engineering
21 76 (13.08%) DevOps
22 73 (12.56%) Git (software)
22 73 (12.56%) Finance
23 70 (12.05%) Docker
23 70 (12.05%) Jenkins
24 69 (11.88%) MVC
24 69 (11.88%) Scala

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 51 (8.78%) Tomcat
1 51 (8.78%) WebSphere
2 43 (7.40%) JBoss
3 29 (4.99%) Apache
4 24 (4.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 23 (3.96%) WebLogic
6 16 (2.75%) GlassFish
6 16 (2.75%) MQSeries
7 14 (2.41%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.07%) IBM Notes
9 11 (1.89%) CMS
10 9 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.20%) IIS
11 7 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.03%) Confluence
13 4 (0.69%) Drupal
13 4 (0.69%) nginx
14 3 (0.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.34%) Magento
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 162 (27.88%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (8.43%) SaaS
4 43 (7.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (4.82%) GitHub
6 16 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (2.75%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (2.75%) Serverless
7 15 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (2.58%) IaaS
8 14 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (2.24%) PaaS
10 9 (1.55%) Google App Engine
10 9 (1.55%) Google Play
11 8 (1.38%) Office 365
12 4 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.34%) npm
13 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.34%) Slack
14 1 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.29%) TCP/IP
2 43 (7.40%) DNS
3 40 (6.88%) Internet
4 30 (5.16%) Firewall
5 23 (3.96%) VPN
6 21 (3.61%) DHCP
7 20 (3.44%) HTTP
8 19 (3.27%) Wireless
9 18 (3.10%) ICMP
9 18 (3.10%) SNMP
10 15 (2.58%) SAN
11 14 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
12 12 (2.07%) Ethernet
12 12 (2.07%) LAN
13 10 (1.72%) SSL
14 7 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.52%) Skype
16 2 (0.34%) Network Security
17 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.84%) Relational Database
3 40 (6.88%) RDBMS
4 34 (5.85%) NoSQL
5 30 (5.16%) MySQL
6 27 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (3.61%) MongoDB
8 17 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (2.41%) Big Data
11 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.72%) Sybase ASE
13 8 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.20%) GIS
14 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (0.86%) BigQuery
15 5 (0.86%) DB2
15 5 (0.86%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 73 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 70 (12.05%) Jenkins
3 40 (6.88%) JIRA
4 33 (5.68%) Eclipse
5 30 (5.16%) Selenium
6 27 (4.65%) Maven
7 22 (3.79%) Cucumber
8 21 (3.61%) Subversion
9 19 (3.27%) Rational Team Concert
10 14 (2.41%) JUnit
10 14 (2.41%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.07%) GitLab
12 10 (1.72%) CocoaPods
12 10 (1.72%) Gradle
13 9 (1.55%) Android Studio
13 9 (1.55%) Crashlytics
14 8 (1.38%) JMeter
15 6 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.03%) Bitbucket
16 5 (0.86%) JBehave
General
1 82 (14.11%) Retail
2 73 (12.56%) Finance
3 29 (4.99%) Banking
4 27 (4.65%) Games
5 13 (2.24%) French Language
5 13 (2.24%) German Language
6 12 (2.07%) Swedish Language
7 6 (1.03%) Automotive
8 5 (0.86%) Marketing
9 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.34%) Advertising
10 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 305 (52.50%) Developer
2 199 (34.25%) Java Developer
3 59 (10.15%) Senior Developer
4 55 (9.47%) Consultant
4 55 (9.47%) Software Engineer
5 49 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 43 (7.40%) Analyst
7 41 (7.06%) Architect
8 39 (6.71%) Junior
9 33 (5.68%) Implementation Consultant
10 29 (4.99%) Software Developer
11 28 (4.82%) Lead Developer
12 27 (4.65%) Graduate
13 26 (4.48%) Android Developer
14 25 (4.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 25 (4.30%) Software Consultant
15 22 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
15 22 (3.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 22 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
15 22 (3.79%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (28.06%) Web Services
2 145 (24.96%) Spring
3 102 (17.56%) XML
4 101 (17.38%) HTML
5 84 (14.46%) Hibernate
5 84 (14.46%) REST
6 52 (8.95%) Java EE
7 51 (8.78%) CSS
8 50 (8.61%) AngularJS
9 45 (7.75%) Akka
9 45 (7.75%) HTML5
9 45 (7.75%) J2EE
10 41 (7.06%) Spring MVC
11 39 (6.71%) RESTful
12 37 (6.37%) .NET
13 35 (6.02%) Node.js
14 33 (5.68%) JSP
15 30 (5.16%) React
16 28 (4.82%) SOAP
17 23 (3.96%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 65 (11.19%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (7.23%) Mobile App
5 39 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (5.34%) Robotics
7 30 (5.16%) Data Centre
8 29 (4.99%) Management Information System
9 27 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
10 24 (4.13%) User Experience
11 21 (3.61%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (3.10%) Security Operations Centre
13 15 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (2.41%) Replication
15 12 (2.07%) Blackberry
15 12 (2.07%) Client/Server
16 9 (1.55%) Fintech
16 9 (1.55%) Social Media
17 8 (1.38%) Data Structures
17 8 (1.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 113 (19.45%) Linux
2 56 (9.64%) Unix
3 53 (9.12%) Windows
4 46 (7.92%) Android
5 42 (7.23%) Apple iOS
6 18 (3.10%) Mac OS X
7 17 (2.93%) Windows Server
8 12 (2.07%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.20%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.52%) Solaris
12 2 (0.34%) AIX
13 1 (0.17%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (18.07%) OO
3 104 (17.90%) TDD
4 92 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
5 77 (13.25%) Software Engineering
6 76 (13.08%) DevOps
7 69 (11.88%) MVC
8 62 (10.67%) Microservices
9 61 (10.50%) Mathematics
9 61 (10.50%) SDLC
10 53 (9.12%) Test Automation
11 39 (6.71%) Android Development
11 39 (6.71%) Scrum
12 38 (6.54%) BDD
13 36 (6.20%) Analytics
14 33 (5.68%) E-Commerce
15 32 (5.51%) Continuous Delivery
16 31 (5.34%) Machine Learning
16 31 (5.34%) Migration
16 31 (5.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 199 (34.25%) SQL
2 142 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 89 (15.32%) Python
4 81 (13.94%) C#
5 79 (13.60%) Java 8
6 69 (11.88%) Scala
7 42 (7.23%) PHP
8 38 (6.54%) PL/SQL
9 32 (5.51%) T-SQL
10 30 (5.16%) C++
11 29 (4.99%) Apex Code
12 27 (4.65%) Bash Shell
13 24 (4.13%) Haskell
13 24 (4.13%) Kotlin
13 24 (4.13%) Shell Script
14 23 (3.96%) PowerShell
15 21 (3.61%) Groovy
16 15 (2.58%) Apple Swift
16 15 (2.58%) C
17 14 (2.41%) AWK
Qualifications
1 103 (17.73%) Degree
2 51 (8.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.27%) A+ Certification
3 19 (3.27%) Network+ Certification
4 18 (3.10%) GCIA
4 18 (3.10%) GCIH
4 18 (3.10%) GSEC
4 18 (3.10%) PhD
4 18 (3.10%) SSCP
5 17 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.07%) ACDT
6 12 (2.07%) ACHDS
6 12 (2.07%) ACTC
6 12 (2.07%) MCDST
6 12 (2.07%) MCP
6 12 (2.07%) MCSA
6 12 (2.07%) MCSE
6 12 (2.07%) MCSM
7 10 (1.72%) AWS Certification
8 9 (1.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.58%) QA
2 13 (2.24%) SLA
3 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 70 (12.05%) Docker
2 27 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.38%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (6.37%) Puppet
3 30 (5.16%) Kubernetes
4 25 (4.30%) Ansible
5 12 (2.07%) Terraform
6 7 (1.20%) QRadar
7 6 (1.03%) Packer
8 3 (0.52%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.34%) Grafana
10 1 (0.17%) OpenView
10 1 (0.17%) Salt
10 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (14.46%) Oracle
2 45 (7.75%) Microsoft
3 43 (7.40%) Google
4 36 (6.20%) IBM
4 36 (6.20%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (3.44%) Apple
5 20 (3.44%) Sybase
6 18 (3.10%) Splunk
7 15 (2.58%) Talend
8 13 (2.24%) hybris
9 12 (2.07%) AppDynamics
9 12 (2.07%) Citrix
9 12 (2.07%) Lotus
9 12 (2.07%) Remedy
9 12 (2.07%) VMware
10 10 (1.72%) Dynatrace
11 9 (1.55%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.55%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.69%) F5
12 4 (0.69%) New Relic