Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 508 622 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.16% 14.04% 13.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.01% 26.65% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 415 565 542
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,050 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £78,625
East of England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,881 2,334 2,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.73% 52.70% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,556 2,037 1,896
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -2 145 £45,000 -14.29% 6
Hatfield -6 59 £65,000 +8.33% 7
Welwyn Garden City -9 48 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Borehamwood +7 28 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Stevenage +11 25 £55,000 +69.23% 11
Rickmansworth +3 23 £55,000 +4.76% 3
St Albans -4 22 £60,000 +29.73% 6
Hemel Hempstead -3 13 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Bishop's Stortford -6 13 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Radlett - 12 - -
Berkhamsted - 7 £30,000 - 2
Potters Bar +1 6 £67,500 -
Cheshunt -3 6 £45,000 -
Letchworth +3 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Hertford -10 4 £70,000 +7.69%
Hitchin +11 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Kings Langley - 1 £92,500 - 1
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £40,000 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 268 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (33.66%) Amazon AWS
3 149 (29.33%) Web Services
4 148 (29.13%) SQL
5 145 (28.54%) JavaScript
6 111 (21.85%) Spring
7 101 (19.88%) Linux
8 95 (18.70%) Degree
9 93 (18.31%) HTML
10 90 (17.72%) XML
11 89 (17.52%) Python
12 87 (17.13%) TDD
12 87 (17.13%) Problem-Solving
13 86 (16.93%) OO
14 83 (16.34%) DevOps
15 77 (15.16%) Java 8
16 71 (13.98%) Software Engineering
17 70 (13.78%) Oracle
17 70 (13.78%) Retail
18 67 (13.19%) Computer Science
18 67 (13.19%) Jenkins
19 65 (12.80%) Hibernate
20 64 (12.60%) Test Automation
21 63 (12.40%) C#
22 61 (12.01%) Scala
22 61 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
23 59 (11.61%) Finance
24 58 (11.42%) TCP/IP
24 58 (11.42%) REST
25 57 (11.22%) Mathematics

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 49 (9.65%) Tomcat
2 46 (9.06%) JBoss
3 40 (7.87%) WebSphere
4 24 (4.72%) Apache
5 22 (4.33%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (2.76%) GlassFish
8 13 (2.56%) MQSeries
9 12 (2.36%) IBM Notes
9 12 (2.36%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.57%) CMS
10 8 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.98%) IIS
13 4 (0.79%) Confluence
13 4 (0.79%) Drupal
13 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.79%) nginx
13 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 171 (33.66%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (9.65%) SaaS
3 48 (9.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (6.30%) GitHub
5 22 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
5 22 (4.33%) Serverless
6 20 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (2.56%) IaaS
8 11 (2.17%) PaaS
9 10 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.97%) Google App Engine
10 9 (1.77%) Office 365
11 8 (1.57%) Google Play
12 3 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.59%) npm
13 2 (0.39%) Slack
14 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (11.42%) TCP/IP
2 47 (9.25%) DNS
3 38 (7.48%) Internet
4 33 (6.50%) Firewall
5 27 (5.31%) DHCP
6 24 (4.72%) HTTP
7 23 (4.53%) ICMP
7 23 (4.53%) SNMP
8 19 (3.74%) VPN
9 17 (3.35%) Wireless
10 13 (2.56%) SAN
11 12 (2.36%) Ethernet
11 12 (2.36%) LAN
11 12 (2.36%) Reverse Proxy
12 8 (1.57%) SSL
13 7 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.59%) Skype
15 2 (0.39%) Network Security
16 1 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.06%) Relational Database
3 31 (6.10%) RDBMS
4 25 (4.92%) MySQL
5 24 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (4.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 21 (4.13%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.35%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.36%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.17%) Big Data
12 7 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
14 5 (0.98%) DB2
14 5 (0.98%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 67 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 53 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.68%) JIRA
4 25 (4.92%) Selenium
5 24 (4.72%) Eclipse
5 24 (4.72%) Maven
6 19 (3.74%) Cucumber
7 17 (3.35%) Subversion
8 16 (3.15%) WebDriver
9 14 (2.76%) Gradle
10 13 (2.56%) JBehave
10 13 (2.56%) Rational Team Concert
11 10 (1.97%) GitLab
12 9 (1.77%) gulp
13 8 (1.57%) Android Studio
13 8 (1.57%) CocoaPods
13 8 (1.57%) Crashlytics
14 7 (1.38%) Bitbucket
14 7 (1.38%) JUnit
14 7 (1.38%) Xcode
General
1 70 (13.78%) Retail
2 59 (11.61%) Finance
3 19 (3.74%) Banking
4 12 (2.36%) Games
5 10 (1.97%) French Language
5 10 (1.97%) German Language
5 10 (1.97%) Swedish Language
6 6 (1.18%) Automotive
7 3 (0.59%) Marketing
7 3 (0.59%) Publishing
7 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.39%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 268 (52.76%) Developer
2 172 (33.86%) Java Developer
3 54 (10.63%) Software Engineer
4 52 (10.24%) Senior Developer
5 45 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 42 (8.27%) Consultant
7 34 (6.69%) Analyst
8 30 (5.91%) Architect
9 29 (5.71%) Graduate
10 27 (5.31%) Graduate Developer
11 26 (5.12%) Software Developer
12 24 (4.72%) Junior
12 24 (4.72%) Lead Developer
13 23 (4.53%) Test Engineer
14 22 (4.33%) AWS Developer
14 22 (4.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 21 (4.13%) Java Engineer
15 21 (4.13%) Software Test Engineer
16 20 (3.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 19 (3.74%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (29.33%) Web Services
2 111 (21.85%) Spring
3 93 (18.31%) HTML
4 90 (17.72%) XML
5 65 (12.80%) Hibernate
6 58 (11.42%) REST
7 50 (9.84%) Node.js
8 49 (9.65%) CSS
9 46 (9.06%) AngularJS
10 44 (8.66%) HTML5
11 43 (8.46%) Java EE
12 39 (7.68%) React
12 39 (7.68%) RESTful
13 38 (7.48%) J2EE
14 33 (6.50%) Spring MVC
15 29 (5.71%) Akka
15 29 (5.71%) JSP
16 27 (5.31%) SOAP
17 26 (5.12%) jQuery
18 20 (3.94%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (10.04%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (6.89%) Robotics
4 30 (5.91%) Management Information System
5 29 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
5 29 (5.71%) Mobile App
6 28 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (5.12%) Data Centre
8 17 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
8 17 (3.35%) Security Operations Centre
8 17 (3.35%) User Experience
9 14 (2.76%) Fintech
10 13 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (2.36%) Blackberry
11 12 (2.36%) Client/Server
11 12 (2.36%) Replication
12 8 (1.57%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.57%) Social Media
13 6 (1.18%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 101 (19.88%) Linux
2 47 (9.25%) Windows
3 45 (8.86%) Unix
4 40 (7.87%) Apple iOS
5 31 (6.10%) Android
6 23 (4.53%) Mac OS X
7 17 (3.35%) Windows Server
8 12 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.98%) CoreOS
10 5 (0.98%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (17.13%) Problem-Solving
2 87 (17.13%) TDD
3 86 (16.93%) OO
4 83 (16.34%) DevOps
5 71 (13.98%) Software Engineering
6 67 (13.19%) Computer Science
7 64 (12.60%) Test Automation
8 57 (11.22%) Mathematics
9 56 (11.02%) MVC
10 53 (10.43%) Microservices
11 51 (10.04%) Scrum
12 45 (8.86%) SDLC
13 43 (8.46%) Analytics
14 37 (7.28%) BDD
15 32 (6.30%) Migration
16 30 (5.91%) Physics
16 30 (5.91%) Workflow
17 28 (5.51%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (4.92%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 148 (29.13%) SQL
2 145 (28.54%) JavaScript
3 89 (17.52%) Python
4 77 (15.16%) Java 8
5 63 (12.40%) C#
6 61 (12.01%) Scala
7 38 (7.48%) C++
8 31 (6.10%) PHP
8 31 (6.10%) PL/SQL
8 31 (6.10%) T-SQL
9 25 (4.92%) Apex Code
10 23 (4.53%) Shell Script
11 22 (4.33%) Bash Shell
11 22 (4.33%) C
12 19 (3.74%) PowerShell
13 16 (3.15%) Haskell
14 15 (2.95%) Groovy
15 12 (2.36%) Apple Swift
15 12 (2.36%) AWK
16 11 (2.17%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 95 (18.70%) Degree
2 43 (8.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (4.53%) GCIA
3 23 (4.53%) GCIH
3 23 (4.53%) GSEC
3 23 (4.53%) SSCP
4 20 (3.94%) PhD
5 17 (3.35%) A+ Certification
5 17 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.35%) Network+ Certification
6 12 (2.36%) ACDT
6 12 (2.36%) ACHDS
6 12 (2.36%) ACTC
6 12 (2.36%) MCDST
6 12 (2.36%) MCP
6 12 (2.36%) MCSA
6 12 (2.36%) MCSE
6 12 (2.36%) MCSM
7 8 (1.57%) AWS Certification
8 7 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.94%) QA
2 12 (2.36%) SLA
3 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 53 (10.43%) Docker
2 28 (5.51%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.77%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 29 (5.71%) Kubernetes
2 26 (5.12%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (5.12%) Puppet
3 17 (3.35%) Ansible
4 14 (2.76%) Terraform
5 6 (1.18%) Packer
6 5 (0.98%) QRadar
7 3 (0.59%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.39%) Grafana
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.39%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 70 (13.78%) Oracle
2 50 (9.84%) Google
3 45 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 32 (6.30%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (5.51%) IBM
6 23 (4.53%) Splunk
7 20 (3.94%) Apple
8 18 (3.54%) Talend
9 15 (2.95%) Sybase
10 12 (2.36%) Citrix
10 12 (2.36%) Lotus
10 12 (2.36%) Remedy
11 11 (2.17%) VMware
12 10 (1.97%) AppDynamics
13 8 (1.57%) Dynatrace
13 8 (1.57%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.57%) Sitecore
14 7 (1.38%) hybris
15 4 (0.79%) F5
15 4 (0.79%) Percona