The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 205 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £65,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Java SE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1485 1577 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.81% 28.12% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1304 1675
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java SE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Berkshire

Java SE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £65,000 -
Java SE
South East

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Java SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java SE.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (91.67%) JPA
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 11 (91.67%) Java EE
3 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (83.33%) Waterfall
4 9 (75.00%) V-Model
4 9 (75.00%) OO
4 9 (75.00%) RUP
5 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (58.33%) SQL
7 6 (50.00%) UNIX
7 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
8 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
8 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
8 5 (41.67%) IBM
8 5 (41.67%) ClearQuest
8 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (41.67%) Degree
8 5 (41.67%) Maven

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Java SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
1 5 (41.67%) ClearQuest
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (91.67%) JPA
2 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 11 (91.67%) Java EE
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (25.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (83.33%) Waterfall
4 9 (75.00%) V-Model
4 9 (75.00%) OO
4 9 (75.00%) RUP
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
7 2 (16.67%) OOP
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM