Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 6 months to 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 93 98
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.24% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 0.67% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Watford median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £62,125 £80,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £80,000 £76,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.43% -4.17% -

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 328 445 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 37.10% 44.41% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 266 406 328
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Java SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in Watford

Java SE
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Java SE in Watford

Java SE
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in Watford over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Java SE in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 Watford region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 11 (100.00%) Java EE
2 8 (72.73%) Spring MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) JDBC
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) DOM
2 8 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) RDBMS
2 8 (72.73%) JAXB
2 8 (72.73%) SAX
2 8 (72.73%) BDD
2 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
2 8 (72.73%) User Stories
2 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 8 (72.73%) Spring Boot
3 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) Validation

Java SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 11 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (72.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (27.27%) GlassFish
4 3 (27.27%) JBoss
4 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
4 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) RDBMS
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) French Language
2 3 (27.27%) German Language
2 3 (27.27%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Java EE
2 8 (72.73%) DOM
2 8 (72.73%) JAXB
2 8 (72.73%) JDBC
2 8 (72.73%) SAX
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Spring Boot
2 8 (72.73%) Spring MVC
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (27.27%) EJB
4 3 (27.27%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (27.27%) HornetQ
4 3 (27.27%) JMS
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
1 3 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) BDD
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
1 8 (72.73%) OO
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
1 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
1 8 (72.73%) User Stories
1 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
2 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) AWK
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) AWS Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) VMware