Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 98 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +90
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.21% 0.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Watford median annual salary £70,000 £46,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.17% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £66,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +47.22% -10.00% +11.11%

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 931 984 942
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.79% 96.28% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 787 808 811
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,300 £28,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,750 £70,750 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Watford

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Czech Language
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Polish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Czech Language
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) J2SE
2 1 (50.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Swing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle