The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Java 30 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 37.50% 10.64% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.56% 15.63% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 5
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +77.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £41,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 Letchworth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Letchworth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 54 32 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 67.50% 68.09% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 25
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,875 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Letchworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Letchworth 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 Letchworth

Java
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Letchworth.

Salary trend for Java in Letchworth

Java
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Letchworth over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 28 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 Letchworth region with a requirement for Java.

1 44 (97.78%) SQL
2 32 (71.11%) JIRA
3 31 (68.89%) Tomcat
4 28 (62.22%) Oracle
5 26 (57.78%) Selenium
6 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
8 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
9 20 (44.44%) JUnit
10 18 (40.00%) CSS
10 18 (40.00%) HTML
11 17 (37.78%) Data Protection
12 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
12 14 (31.11%) Degree
13 12 (26.67%) Finance
14 11 (24.44%) Scrum
15 8 (17.78%) E-business
15 8 (17.78%) Spring
15 8 (17.78%) Windows
15 8 (17.78%) Linux
15 8 (17.78%) QA
15 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
16 7 (15.56%) SaaS
16 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
16 7 (15.56%) VB
17 6 (13.33%) XML
17 6 (13.33%) HP
17 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
17 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (13.33%) JMeter

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Letchworth 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 31 (68.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.89%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) JIRA
2 26 (57.78%) Selenium
3 20 (44.44%) JUnit
4 6 (13.33%) JMeter
4 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
4 6 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.44%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Tester
4 6 (13.33%) QA Tester
5 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Product Owner
8 2 (4.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) CSS
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) Spring
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) XSLT
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (4.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
2 17 (37.78%) Data Protection
3 11 (24.44%) Scrum
4 8 (17.78%) E-business
4 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
6 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.11%) Line Management
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 5 (11.11%) Time Management
8 4 (8.89%) CRM
8 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
8 4 (8.89%) E-Procurement
8 4 (8.89%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.67%) OO
10 2 (4.44%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) SQL
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 5 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) HP