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

Java
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Java 280 325 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.49% 14.30% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.44% 33.92% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 234 284 313
Median salary £49,250 £49,375 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.25% +2.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,766 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.77% +7.50%  

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 1059 958 1302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 51.01% 42.17% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 1889 2791
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 +3 103 £52,500 -4.54% 9
Welwyn Garden City -2 31 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Letchworth +10 30 £42,500 -
Borehamwood +1 21 £47,000 - 1
Hertford +2 18 £61,250 +104.16% 2
Hatfield -21 16 £60,000 +26.31% 4
St Albans -12 10 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Stevenage +12 6 £44,500 -11.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £26,000 - 2
Potters Bar -5 4 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -4 3 £55,000 +19.56% 3
Cheshunt - 3 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth -7 1 £80,000 +39.13%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 297 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (34.60%) SQL
3 184 (30.31%) Finance
4 169 (27.84%) Scrum
5 154 (25.37%) JavaScript
6 153 (25.21%) Oracle
7 151 (24.88%) Spring
8 148 (24.38%) Software Engineering
9 145 (23.89%) Web Services
10 128 (21.09%) TDD
11 127 (20.92%) XML
11 127 (20.92%) Unix
12 123 (20.26%) OO
13 122 (20.10%) HTML
14 117 (19.28%) Test Automation
15 110 (18.12%) SQL Server
16 102 (16.80%) Tomcat
17 100 (16.47%) JIRA
18 99 (16.31%) Degree
19 93 (15.32%) Selenium
20 92 (15.16%) Linux
21 89 (14.66%) Computer Science
22 87 (14.33%) BDD
23 86 (14.17%) CSS
24 82 (13.51%) QA
25 75 (12.36%) Hibernate
26 72 (11.86%) J2EE
27 70 (11.53%) RESTful
28 69 (11.37%) WebDriver
28 69 (11.37%) 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
1 102 (16.80%) Tomcat
2 38 (6.26%) JBoss
3 24 (3.95%) WebLogic
4 22 (3.62%) Confluence
5 17 (2.80%) Apache
6 15 (2.47%) WebSphere
7 13 (2.14%) SAS
8 12 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.99%) WordPress
11 4 (0.66%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.66%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.66%) SugarCRM
12 3 (0.49%) CMS
12 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.33%) Drupal
14 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (1.65%) SPSS
2 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.14%) Magento
2 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 58 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.27%) SaaS
3 16 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.32%) IaaS
5 5 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 2 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) Google Play
9 1 (0.16%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.79%) Internet
2 19 (3.13%) HTTP
3 14 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.81%) DNS
5 10 (1.65%) Firewall
6 7 (1.15%) FTP
6 7 (1.15%) iBeacon
6 7 (1.15%) ICMP
7 6 (0.99%) Intranet
8 4 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.66%) SAN
8 4 (0.66%) VPN
9 3 (0.49%) PPP
9 3 (0.49%) VoIP
10 2 (0.33%) SpaceWire
10 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.16%) DHCP
11 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.16%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.59%) MySQL
3 35 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 25 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.97%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.64%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (2.14%) Big Data
9 13 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.65%) QlikView
11 9 (1.48%) GIS
11 9 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (1.48%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (1.32%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 100 (16.47%) JIRA
2 93 (15.32%) Selenium
3 69 (11.37%) WebDriver
4 60 (9.88%) JUnit
5 59 (9.72%) Maven
6 56 (9.23%) Cucumber
6 56 (9.23%) Git (software)
7 53 (8.73%) JBehave
8 46 (7.58%) Jenkins
9 33 (5.44%) Subversion
10 28 (4.61%) Eclipse
11 24 (3.95%) gulp
12 22 (3.62%) Karma Test Runner
13 21 (3.46%) Ant
14 16 (2.64%) HP UFT
15 15 (2.47%) SoapUI
16 13 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
17 12 (1.98%) Visual Studio
18 11 (1.81%) Gradle
18 11 (1.81%) LoadRunner
General
1 184 (30.31%) Finance
2 47 (7.74%) Retail
3 27 (4.45%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.95%) Banking
5 9 (1.48%) Automotive
5 9 (1.48%) Publishing
6 7 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.99%) Games
7 6 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.82%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.66%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Advertising
10 2 (0.33%) Back Office
10 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 328 (54.04%) Developer
2 230 (37.89%) Java Developer
3 71 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 66 (10.87%) Analyst
5 52 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 50 (8.24%) Java Engineer
7 34 (5.60%) Software Developer
8 30 (4.94%) Java Software Developer
8 30 (4.94%) Test Analyst
9 28 (4.61%) Agile Developer
9 28 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (4.45%) Agile Java Developer
10 27 (4.45%) Android Developer
11 26 (4.28%) Software Engineer
12 23 (3.79%) SQL Analyst
13 22 (3.62%) Unix Analyst
14 21 (3.46%) SQL Developer
14 21 (3.46%) Web Developer
15 20 (3.29%) Architect
15 20 (3.29%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (24.88%) Spring
2 145 (23.89%) Web Services
3 127 (20.92%) XML
4 122 (20.10%) HTML
5 86 (14.17%) CSS
6 75 (12.36%) Hibernate
7 72 (11.86%) J2EE
8 70 (11.53%) RESTful
9 49 (8.07%) AngularJS
9 49 (8.07%) Gherkin
10 48 (7.91%) Java EE
10 48 (7.91%) REST
11 45 (7.41%) Node.js
12 44 (7.25%) SOAP
13 32 (5.27%) .NET
13 32 (5.27%) jQuery
13 32 (5.27%) XSLT
14 29 (4.78%) JSON
15 28 (4.61%) JDBC
16 26 (4.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.66%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 25 (4.12%) Fintech
6 20 (3.29%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.80%) User Experience
8 14 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.14%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.98%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.98%) RIA
11 9 (1.48%) iPad
12 5 (0.82%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.66%) NHS
13 4 (0.66%) PMI
13 4 (0.66%) Replication
14 3 (0.49%) Robotics
14 3 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 127 (20.92%) Unix
2 92 (15.16%) Linux
3 43 (7.08%) Windows
4 37 (6.10%) Android
5 25 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.81%) Solaris
7 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.33%) AIX
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.16%) Debian
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (27.84%) Scrum
3 148 (24.38%) Software Engineering
4 128 (21.09%) TDD
5 123 (20.26%) OO
6 117 (19.28%) Test Automation
7 87 (14.33%) BDD
8 69 (11.37%) SDLC
8 69 (11.37%) SOA
9 56 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (7.74%) DevOps
11 43 (7.08%) OOP
12 41 (6.75%) Mathematics
13 39 (6.43%) Kanban
13 39 (6.43%) Test Strategy
14 37 (6.10%) High Availability
14 37 (6.10%) Regression Testing
14 37 (6.10%) Test Scripting
15 36 (5.93%) Mentoring
15 36 (5.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 210 (34.60%) SQL
2 154 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 69 (11.37%) C#
3 69 (11.37%) Python
4 54 (8.90%) Shell Script
5 42 (6.92%) PL/SQL
6 36 (5.93%) PHP
7 35 (5.77%) C++
8 22 (3.62%) ES6
8 22 (3.62%) Scala
9 21 (3.46%) VB.NET
10 17 (2.80%) Perl
11 16 (2.64%) Ruby
12 13 (2.14%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.98%) C
13 12 (1.98%) XQuery
14 11 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.81%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.65%) Groovy
16 9 (1.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 99 (16.31%) Degree
2 44 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.99%) PhD
5 4 (0.66%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.66%) CISSP
5 4 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.49%) CISA
7 1 (0.16%) CEH
7 1 (0.16%) CPTE
7 1 (0.16%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (13.51%) QA
2 5 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (2.80%) Docker
2 9 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (3.13%) Puppet
3 14 (2.31%) Ansible
4 13 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (1.48%) Data Guard
6 9 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.99%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 5 (0.82%) MOM
9 1 (0.16%) Kibana
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 153 (25.21%) Oracle
2 23 (3.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.79%) SAP
3 15 (2.47%) Atlassian
4 14 (2.31%) IBM
5 11 (1.81%) HP
6 10 (1.65%) Tableau
7 9 (1.48%) hybris
8 8 (1.32%) Google
9 6 (0.99%) Demandware
10 5 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.66%) ATG
12 3 (0.49%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.33%) Apple
14 1 (0.16%) New Relic
14 1 (0.16%) OpenText
14 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft
14 1 (0.16%) Sybase
14 1 (0.16%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Levy Associates Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, season ticket & more
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + be - equity, flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health +more
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be- 25 days holiday, flex hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Company Car & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St Albans
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vanarama
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car
Posted: 21 days ago