Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 100 196 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.26% 19.64% 22.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.98% 35.51% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 84 182 229
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £33,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,125 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 417 552 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.96% 55.31% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 323 503 428
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Watford

Java
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Java in Watford

Java
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Watford over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 64 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 44 (44.00%) Scrum
4 35 (35.00%) Web Services
5 31 (31.00%) Software Engineering
6 30 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (30.00%) SQL
7 27 (27.00%) HTML
8 26 (26.00%) Spring
9 25 (25.00%) XML
9 25 (25.00%) React
10 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
11 23 (23.00%) DevOps
11 23 (23.00%) Oracle
11 23 (23.00%) OO
11 23 (23.00%) Git (software)
11 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
12 21 (21.00%) MVC
13 20 (20.00%) Python
13 20 (20.00%) RESTful
13 20 (20.00%) Java 8
14 18 (18.00%) HTML5
14 18 (18.00%) TDD
14 18 (18.00%) OOP
15 17 (17.00%) WebLogic
15 17 (17.00%) Linux
15 17 (17.00%) Java EE
15 17 (17.00%) SaaS
15 17 (17.00%) Node.js
16 16 (16.00%) J2EE

Java
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 17 (17.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 14 (14.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (4.00%) JBoss
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (3.00%) Apache
7 3 (3.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.00%) Jetty
7 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.00%) CMS
8 2 (2.00%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (2.00%) Fredhopper
2 2 (2.00%) Magento
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.00%) SaaS
3 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.00%) GitHub
6 3 (3.00%) IaaS
6 3 (3.00%) PaaS
7 2 (2.00%) Algolia
7 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.00%) Serverless
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.00%) Office 365
8 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) Internet
2 4 (4.00%) DNS
2 4 (4.00%) SSL
2 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (3.00%) SAN
3 3 (3.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.00%) DB2
7 2 (2.00%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.00%) MySQL
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (23.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.00%) Maven
3 12 (12.00%) gulp
4 10 (10.00%) Selenium
5 9 (9.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (9.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.00%) WebDriver
6 8 (8.00%) JBehave
6 8 (8.00%) JUnit
7 5 (5.00%) Gradle
8 4 (4.00%) Bitbucket
8 4 (4.00%) Gatling
8 4 (4.00%) JIRA
8 4 (4.00%) Mockito
9 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.00%) git-flow
10 2 (2.00%) Log4j
10 2 (2.00%) Subversion
10 2 (2.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 16 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Legal
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Automotive
3 3 (3.00%) French Language
3 3 (3.00%) German Language
3 3 (3.00%) Swedish Language
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (57.00%) Developer
2 36 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Software Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Graduate
7 7 (7.00%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Junior
10 4 (4.00%) Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) Web Services
2 27 (27.00%) HTML
3 26 (26.00%) Spring
4 25 (25.00%) React
4 25 (25.00%) XML
5 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
6 20 (20.00%) RESTful
7 18 (18.00%) HTML5
8 17 (17.00%) Java EE
8 17 (17.00%) Node.js
9 16 (16.00%) J2EE
10 14 (14.00%) Spring Boot
11 12 (12.00%) jQuery
11 12 (12.00%) Kafka
11 12 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (11.00%) Java SE
12 11 (11.00%) Spring MVC
13 10 (10.00%) D3.js
13 10 (10.00%) JDBC
13 10 (10.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Fintech
2 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) PKI
4 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.00%) Blog
6 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.00%) Replication
6 3 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) EPoS
8 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.00%) Unix
3 7 (7.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.00%) Scrum
3 31 (31.00%) Software Engineering
4 23 (23.00%) DevOps
4 23 (23.00%) OO
4 23 (23.00%) Test Automation
5 21 (21.00%) MVC
6 18 (18.00%) OOP
6 18 (18.00%) TDD
7 12 (12.00%) Kanban
8 11 (11.00%) BDD
8 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (10.00%) Migration
9 10 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.00%) Web Application Development
10 8 (8.00%) Coaching
10 8 (8.00%) SDLC
10 8 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.00%) SQL
3 20 (20.00%) Java 8
3 20 (20.00%) Python
4 13 (13.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.00%) ES6
6 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.00%) TypeScript
8 7 (7.00%) C#
8 7 (7.00%) C++
8 7 (7.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.00%) Go
9 6 (6.00%) Rust
9 6 (6.00%) Scala
10 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.00%) Apex Code
12 3 (3.00%) AWK
12 3 (3.00%) Java 9
12 3 (3.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) PhD
2 4 (4.00%) CISSP
3 3 (3.00%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
2 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 6 (6.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (6.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.00%) Puppet
3 3 (3.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Oracle
2 14 (14.00%) IBM
3 8 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (7.00%) Talend
5 6 (6.00%) CA
5 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.00%) Novell
5 6 (6.00%) Ping Identity
5 6 (6.00%) Sun
6 4 (4.00%) Elastic Path
7 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.00%) Sybase
7 3 (3.00%) VMware
8 2 (2.00%) Adobe
8 2 (2.00%) ATG
8 2 (2.00%) Blue Martini
8 2 (2.00%) Demandware
8 2 (2.00%) Google
8 2 (2.00%) hybris
8 2 (2.00%) SAP