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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 10 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Java 325 331 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.73% 12.87% 16.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.93% 32.58% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 264 261 312
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1086 1016 1182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.21% 39.50% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 944 831 959
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +3 129 £52,500 -2.32% 9
St Albans +9 34 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Stevenage -6 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Letchworth -10 15 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Hatfield -22 12 £47,500 - 2
Hertford -8 11 £60,000 +33.33%
Bishop's Stortford - 8 £50,000 -
Hitchin - 7 - -
Welwyn Garden City -13 6 £50,000 -44.44% 1
Borehamwood - 6 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth -2 5 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Cheshunt - 4 £40,000 -
Royston +8 3 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Potters Bar -4 3 £70,000 +5.26% 1
Ware - 3 £60,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -5 2 £42,500 -13.35% 3
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 303 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (37.54%) SQL
3 218 (34.82%) Finance
4 158 (25.24%) Spring
5 157 (25.08%) Scrum
6 154 (24.60%) Oracle
7 142 (22.68%) Unix
8 133 (21.25%) JavaScript
9 132 (21.09%) OO
10 120 (19.17%) Web Services
11 118 (18.85%) TDD
12 115 (18.37%) SQL Server
13 114 (18.21%) Linux
14 108 (17.25%) C#
15 107 (17.09%) XML
16 106 (16.93%) HTML
17 90 (14.38%) Degree
18 89 (14.22%) Software Engineering
19 87 (13.90%) Hibernate
20 83 (13.26%) Python
21 77 (12.30%) Tomcat
22 76 (12.14%) J2EE
22 76 (12.14%) CSS
22 76 (12.14%) Selenium
23 75 (11.98%) JIRA
24 74 (11.82%) Computer Science
25 69 (11.02%) BDD
26 68 (10.86%) SDLC
27 65 (10.38%) QA
28 64 (10.22%) Shell Script

Java
Top Related 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 77 (12.30%) Tomcat
2 44 (7.03%) JBoss
3 31 (4.95%) Apache
4 27 (4.31%) WebSphere
5 25 (3.99%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.19%) Confluence
7 18 (2.88%) SAS
8 10 (1.60%) CMS
8 10 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.64%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.32%) WildFly
11 2 (0.32%) WordPress
12 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.16%) nginx
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (2.40%) SPSS
2 11 (1.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (2.56%) Magento
2 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.19%) SaaS
3 10 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.12%) GitHub
5 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.48%) Slack
7 2 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.79%) HTTP
2 13 (2.08%) Internet
3 12 (1.92%) FTP
4 8 (1.28%) DNS
5 7 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.80%) Firewall
6 5 (0.80%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.48%) ICMP
7 3 (0.48%) VoIP
8 2 (0.32%) AMQP
8 2 (0.32%) DHCP
8 2 (0.32%) Intranet
8 2 (0.32%) SpaceWire
8 2 (0.32%) SSL
8 2 (0.32%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.16%) Wireless
9 1 (0.16%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.55%) Oracle Database
3 40 (6.39%) MySQL
4 33 (5.27%) Big Data
5 27 (4.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (2.56%) QlikView
9 16 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (2.40%) NoSQL
11 14 (2.24%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.08%) GIS
13 8 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.64%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.64%) Jackrabbit
14 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (12.14%) Selenium
2 75 (11.98%) JIRA
3 63 (10.06%) Git (software)
4 62 (9.90%) WebDriver
5 54 (8.63%) Maven
6 47 (7.51%) Cucumber
7 46 (7.35%) JUnit
8 44 (7.03%) Jenkins
9 39 (6.23%) JBehave
10 36 (5.75%) HP UFT
11 23 (3.67%) gulp
11 23 (3.67%) Subversion
12 20 (3.19%) Eclipse
12 20 (3.19%) Karma Test Runner
13 18 (2.88%) SoapUI
14 17 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
15 15 (2.40%) Ant
16 13 (2.08%) LoadRunner
17 8 (1.28%) Mockito
17 8 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 218 (34.82%) Finance
2 31 (4.95%) Retail
3 30 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.99%) Banking
5 8 (1.28%) Games
6 5 (0.80%) Advertising
7 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.48%) Marketing
8 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.32%) Front Office
9 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 369 (58.95%) Developer
2 234 (37.38%) Java Developer
3 91 (14.54%) Senior Developer
4 87 (13.90%) Analyst
5 66 (10.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 55 (8.79%) Test Analyst
7 35 (5.59%) Android Developer
8 33 (5.27%) Agile Developer
8 33 (5.27%) Agile Java Developer
8 33 (5.27%) Software Developer
9 28 (4.47%) Java Engineer
10 26 (4.15%) Consultant
10 26 (4.15%) SQL Developer
11 25 (3.99%) Java Software Developer
11 25 (3.99%) Senior Android Developer
12 24 (3.83%) Unix Analyst
12 24 (3.83%) Web Developer
13 23 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 23 (3.67%) SQL Analyst
14 22 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (25.24%) Spring
2 120 (19.17%) Web Services
3 107 (17.09%) XML
4 106 (16.93%) HTML
5 87 (13.90%) Hibernate
6 76 (12.14%) CSS
6 76 (12.14%) J2EE
7 55 (8.79%) SOAP
8 54 (8.63%) RESTful
9 52 (8.31%) AngularJS
9 52 (8.31%) REST
10 45 (7.19%) JSON
10 45 (7.19%) Node.js
11 42 (6.71%) Java EE
12 41 (6.55%) JDBC
12 41 (6.55%) Middleware
13 38 (6.07%) Gherkin
14 34 (5.43%) .NET
15 33 (5.27%) Ajax
16 29 (4.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.82%) Computer Science
2 52 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.08%) User Experience
5 11 (1.76%) Algorithms
6 10 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.60%) Fintech
6 10 (1.60%) Robotics
7 9 (1.44%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.44%) iPad
7 9 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.28%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.12%) EPoS
9 7 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.80%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.64%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.64%) RIA
12 3 (0.48%) NHS
13 2 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 142 (22.68%) Unix
2 114 (18.21%) Linux
3 49 (7.83%) Android
4 35 (5.59%) Apple iOS
5 30 (4.79%) Windows
6 22 (3.51%) Solaris
7 11 (1.76%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.64%) HPUX
9 2 (0.32%) AIX
9 2 (0.32%) Debian
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (25.08%) Scrum
3 132 (21.09%) OO
4 118 (18.85%) TDD
5 89 (14.22%) Software Engineering
6 69 (11.02%) BDD
7 68 (10.86%) SDLC
8 53 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (8.15%) UML
10 44 (7.03%) OOP
11 43 (6.87%) OOD
11 43 (6.87%) Test Automation
12 42 (6.71%) ETL
12 42 (6.71%) SOA
13 41 (6.55%) ITIL
14 39 (6.23%) Android Development
14 39 (6.23%) Kanban
14 39 (6.23%) Mathematics
15 38 (6.07%) Automation Testing
15 38 (6.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 235 (37.54%) SQL
2 133 (21.25%) JavaScript
3 108 (17.25%) C#
4 83 (13.26%) Python
5 64 (10.22%) Shell Script
6 50 (7.99%) PL/SQL
7 47 (7.51%) C++
8 34 (5.43%) Scala
9 32 (5.11%) PHP
10 31 (4.95%) Perl
11 27 (4.31%) VB.NET
12 21 (3.35%) ES6
12 21 (3.35%) XQuery
13 18 (2.88%) T-SQL
14 16 (2.56%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.56%) C
14 16 (2.56%) Objective-C
15 13 (2.08%) Ruby
16 8 (1.28%) Erlang
17 7 (1.12%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 90 (14.38%) Degree
2 16 (2.56%) PhD
3 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.32%) ISEB
4 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) CEH
5 1 (0.16%) CISA
5 1 (0.16%) CISM
5 1 (0.16%) CISSP
5 1 (0.16%) CPTE
5 1 (0.16%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.16%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (10.38%) QA
2 15 (2.40%) SDET
3 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (2.88%) Docker
2 6 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.16%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.76%) Puppet
3 10 (1.60%) Ansible
4 7 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.12%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.96%) Grafana
6 5 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.64%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.64%) MOM
8 3 (0.48%) Graphite
8 3 (0.48%) Terraform
9 2 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.16%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.16%) Kibana
10 1 (0.16%) Nagios
10 1 (0.16%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 154 (24.60%) Oracle
2 36 (5.75%) SAP
3 33 (5.27%) Microsoft
4 22 (3.51%) IBM
5 19 (3.04%) Atlassian
5 19 (3.04%) HP
6 16 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.56%) Tableau
7 10 (1.60%) Sybase
8 8 (1.28%) hybris
9 7 (1.12%) Talend
10 6 (0.96%) Blue Martini
11 4 (0.64%) ATG
11 4 (0.64%) Google
12 3 (0.48%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.48%) Apple
12 3 (0.48%) New Relic
12 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.32%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.32%) Remedy
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens - shares, health +
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000k base, £9,600k cash allowance, 15% bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Posted: 12 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
iKas International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Royston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago