Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Developer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 85 97
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.43% 0.89% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.92% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Watford median annual salary £32,500 £58,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.97% +110.91% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £64,000 £28,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.22% +15.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 898 869 971
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.23% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 712 770 812
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.96% +13.21%
10th Percentile £25,800 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured Java Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Watford

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Watford

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Watford over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Watford

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, Java Software Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) Java 8
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) JAXB
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

Java Software Developer Skill Set
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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JAXB
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Java 8
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Python