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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 315 348 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.56% 13.49% 14.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.61% 35.01% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 275 275 305
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

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 1064 994 1216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.17% 38.53% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 948 801 1022
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +2 126 £52,500 -12.50% 10
St Albans +3 30 £45,000 -5.26%
Letchworth -5 22 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Hertford -3 15 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Stevenage +4 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Borehamwood - 11 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 10 £52,500 +26.50% 3
Hatfield -27 8 £47,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Hitchin - 6 - -
Cheshunt - 5 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 4 £52,500 +14.13% 1
Rickmansworth -7 4 £66,250 +10.41%
Potters Bar -6 3 £70,000 +30.23%
Ware - 3 £60,000 -
Royston - 1 £65,000 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 275 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (38.44%) SQL
3 201 (34.18%) Finance
4 152 (25.85%) Oracle
5 148 (25.17%) Scrum
6 144 (24.49%) Spring
7 135 (22.96%) Unix
8 133 (22.62%) JavaScript
9 116 (19.73%) OO
10 112 (19.05%) TDD
11 108 (18.37%) XML
11 108 (18.37%) HTML
12 107 (18.20%) Web Services
13 105 (17.86%) Linux
14 104 (17.69%) SQL Server
14 104 (17.69%) Software Engineering
15 93 (15.82%) C#
16 88 (14.97%) Degree
17 83 (14.12%) Hibernate
18 80 (13.61%) CSS
18 80 (13.61%) Tomcat
18 80 (13.61%) JIRA
18 80 (13.61%) Selenium
19 76 (12.93%) Python
20 73 (12.41%) J2EE
21 70 (11.90%) Computer Science
22 68 (11.56%) BDD
23 66 (11.22%) QA
24 63 (10.71%) SDLC
25 62 (10.54%) WebDriver

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 80 (13.61%) Tomcat
2 38 (6.46%) JBoss
3 25 (4.25%) Apache
4 23 (3.91%) Confluence
5 20 (3.40%) WebLogic
6 18 (3.06%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.89%) SAS
8 10 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.02%) WordPress
10 5 (0.85%) CMS
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.34%) Drupal
12 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.34%) WildFly
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.17%) IIS
13 1 (0.17%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.38%) SPSS
2 12 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (2.55%) Magento
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.08%) SaaS
3 9 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.68%) IaaS
5 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.51%) GitHub
5 3 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.10%) HTTP
2 12 (2.04%) FTP
2 12 (2.04%) Internet
3 9 (1.53%) DNS
4 8 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.02%) Firewall
5 6 (1.02%) Intranet
6 5 (0.85%) iBeacon
7 4 (0.68%) ICMP
8 3 (0.51%) VoIP
9 2 (0.34%) DHCP
9 2 (0.34%) SpaceWire
9 2 (0.34%) SSL
9 2 (0.34%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.17%) LDAP
10 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.17%) Wireless
10 1 (0.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.63%) Oracle Database
3 35 (5.95%) MySQL
4 28 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 22 (3.74%) Big Data
6 17 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.55%) QlikView
7 15 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (2.38%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.21%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.04%) GIS
11 5 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (13.61%) JIRA
1 80 (13.61%) Selenium
2 62 (10.54%) WebDriver
3 57 (9.69%) Git (software)
4 49 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 49 (8.33%) JUnit
4 49 (8.33%) Maven
5 43 (7.31%) Jenkins
6 41 (6.97%) JBehave
7 30 (5.10%) HP UFT
8 25 (4.25%) Subversion
9 22 (3.74%) Eclipse
9 22 (3.74%) gulp
10 19 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
11 18 (3.06%) Ant
11 18 (3.06%) SoapUI
12 15 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (2.21%) LoadRunner
14 10 (1.70%) Visual Studio
15 7 (1.19%) Bower
General
1 201 (34.18%) Finance
2 31 (5.27%) Retail
3 29 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.89%) Banking
5 7 (1.19%) Games
6 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.68%) Advertising
8 3 (0.51%) Automotive
8 3 (0.51%) Marketing
8 3 (0.51%) Publishing
9 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 338 (57.48%) Developer
2 222 (37.76%) Java Developer
3 81 (13.78%) Senior Developer
4 73 (12.41%) Analyst
5 58 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 46 (7.82%) Test Analyst
7 35 (5.95%) Java Engineer
8 33 (5.61%) Software Developer
9 29 (4.93%) Agile Developer
9 29 (4.93%) Agile Java Developer
9 29 (4.93%) Android Developer
10 24 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
11 23 (3.91%) Senior Android Developer
12 22 (3.74%) Unix Analyst
13 21 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
13 21 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
14 20 (3.40%) SAP Developer
14 20 (3.40%) SAP PI Developer
14 20 (3.40%) Software Engineer
14 20 (3.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (24.49%) Spring
2 108 (18.37%) HTML
2 108 (18.37%) XML
3 107 (18.20%) Web Services
4 83 (14.12%) Hibernate
5 80 (13.61%) CSS
6 73 (12.41%) J2EE
7 58 (9.86%) RESTful
8 52 (8.84%) AngularJS
9 46 (7.82%) SOAP
10 43 (7.31%) Node.js
11 42 (7.14%) Gherkin
12 40 (6.80%) Java EE
12 40 (6.80%) JDBC
13 37 (6.29%) JSON
13 37 (6.29%) Middleware
14 33 (5.61%) REST
15 32 (5.44%) .NET
16 28 (4.76%) Ajax
17 26 (4.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.04%) Fintech
6 11 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.53%) iPad
7 9 (1.53%) User Experience
8 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.19%) Virtual Team
9 5 (0.85%) e-Learning
9 5 (0.85%) RIA
9 5 (0.85%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.68%) PMI
10 4 (0.68%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.68%) Robotics
11 3 (0.51%) EPoS
11 3 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 135 (22.96%) Unix
2 105 (17.86%) Linux
3 39 (6.63%) Android
4 28 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 27 (4.59%) Windows
6 20 (3.40%) Solaris
7 6 (1.02%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.51%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) Debian
9 2 (0.34%) HPUX
9 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (25.17%) Scrum
3 116 (19.73%) OO
4 112 (19.05%) TDD
5 104 (17.69%) Software Engineering
6 68 (11.56%) BDD
7 63 (10.71%) SDLC
8 60 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (7.48%) SOA
9 44 (7.48%) Test Automation
10 43 (7.31%) ITIL
10 43 (7.31%) Mathematics
11 41 (6.97%) UML
12 40 (6.80%) OOP
13 37 (6.29%) Kanban
13 37 (6.29%) Project Management
14 36 (6.12%) ETL
15 35 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (5.95%) Web Development
16 34 (5.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 226 (38.44%) SQL
2 133 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 93 (15.82%) C#
4 76 (12.93%) Python
5 53 (9.01%) Shell Script
6 49 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 34 (5.78%) C++
8 31 (5.27%) PHP
9 25 (4.25%) Perl
9 25 (4.25%) Scala
9 25 (4.25%) VB.NET
10 20 (3.40%) XQuery
11 19 (3.23%) ES6
12 16 (2.72%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.55%) Objective-C
13 15 (2.55%) T-SQL
14 13 (2.21%) Ruby
15 12 (2.04%) C
16 10 (1.70%) VB
17 6 (1.02%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 88 (14.97%) Degree
2 14 (2.38%) PhD
3 5 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.68%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) CEH
5 1 (0.17%) CPTE
5 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (11.22%) QA
2 16 (2.72%) SDET
3 6 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (3.40%) Docker
2 6 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.04%) Puppet
3 11 (1.87%) Ansible
4 9 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (1.19%) Tivoli
7 6 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (1.02%) Grafana
8 4 (0.68%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.68%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.68%) MOM
9 3 (0.51%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.51%) Graphite
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.51%) Terraform
10 1 (0.17%) Kibana
10 1 (0.17%) Nagios
10 1 (0.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 152 (25.85%) Oracle
2 34 (5.78%) SAP
3 27 (4.59%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.23%) IBM
5 18 (3.06%) Atlassian
6 17 (2.89%) HP
7 15 (2.55%) Tableau
8 12 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.53%) hybris
10 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.85%) Talend
11 4 (0.68%) Google
12 3 (0.51%) Sybase
13 2 (0.34%) Apple
13 2 (0.34%) ATG
13 2 (0.34%) Blue Martini
13 2 (0.34%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.34%) VMware
14 1 (0.17%) AppDynamics
14 1 (0.17%) New Relic
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage Herts
DRIVE SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience from £35K
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-40k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Roche
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Roche
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago