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

Java
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 15.31% 21.01% 6.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.42% 48.08% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 5
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,825
% change year-on-year - +0.39%  

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 Stevenage with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 59 52 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 60.20% 43.70% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 35
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Java
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Java in Stevenage

Java
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

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

Salary histogram for Java in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage

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

1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) JBoss
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 5 (21.74%) Middleware
5 5 (21.74%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (21.74%) Drools
5 5 (21.74%) Scala
5 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Spring
6 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) C#
7 3 (13.04%) C++
7 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
7 3 (13.04%) Windows
7 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.04%) Validation
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Java EE

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 8 (34.78%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WildFly
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Bower
2 1 (4.35%) Gradle
2 1 (4.35%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Java Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Java Middleware Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Middleware Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Database Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Middleware Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Validation Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Games Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
1 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
1 5 (21.74%) Drools
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 4 (17.39%) Spring
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.04%) Java EE
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) EJB
4 2 (8.70%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) JAX-RS
4 2 (8.70%) jBPM
4 2 (8.70%) JPA
4 2 (8.70%) Node.js
4 2 (8.70%) React
4 2 (8.70%) Vaadin
4 2 (8.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Debian
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
1 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) SDLC
2 3 (13.04%) Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Kanban
3 2 (8.70%) Microservices
3 2 (8.70%) OO
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source Development
3 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Scala
4 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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