The first table below looks at the demand for Java 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 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 488 622 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.68% 11.25% 13.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.57% 28.65% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 401 560 709
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2162 2171 2900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.44% 39.27% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 1943 2542
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South East

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Berkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Java
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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 -11 175 £50,000 +9.89% 21
Maidenhead -7 72 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Newbury -1 66 £46,250 +10.11% 4
Slough +3 59 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Bracknell +4 26 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Windsor +1 14 £45,000 -14.28%
Wokingham +5 4 £53,750 +67.96% 2
Hungerford -1 1 £52,500 +56.71%
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Java 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.

1 346 (35.02%) HTML
2 344 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 321 (32.49%) SQL
4 279 (28.24%) Linux
5 257 (26.01%) XML
6 243 (24.60%) Oracle
7 224 (22.67%) CSS
8 220 (22.27%) .NET
9 217 (21.96%) J2EE
10 212 (21.46%) UNIX
11 199 (20.14%) Degree
12 190 (19.23%) C#
12 190 (19.23%) Spring
13 174 (17.61%) Software Engineering
14 170 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
15 168 (17.00%) Web Services
16 157 (15.89%) SQL Server
17 153 (15.49%) Telecoms
18 152 (15.38%) Windows
19 133 (13.46%) C++
20 130 (13.16%) Finance
21 129 (13.06%) Computer Science
22 124 (12.55%) TDD
23 123 (12.45%) MySQL
24 121 (12.25%) Scrum
25 118 (11.94%) PHP
26 116 (11.74%) Hibernate
26 116 (11.74%) Ajax
27 114 (11.54%) SOAP
28 112 (11.34%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 112 (11.34%) Tomcat
2 83 (8.40%) Apache
3 73 (7.39%) WebLogic
4 52 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 33 (3.34%) IIS
6 25 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 25 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 21 (2.13%) Alfresco
7 21 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
8 20 (2.02%) Liferay
9 13 (1.32%) CMS
10 10 (1.01%) Resin
10 10 (1.01%) Apache Solr
11 8 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.81%) Drupal
11 8 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.61%) WordPress
13 5 (0.51%) NetWeaver
13 5 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 33 (3.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.91%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.71%) MS Office
5 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.51%) MS Project
7 4 (0.40%) ArcView
8 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.40%) SAP GRC
5 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.40%) CSG Singleview
5 4 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.30%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.17%) SaaS
2 19 (1.92%) GitHub
3 17 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.91%) Force.com
5 8 (0.81%) Google Apps
6 7 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.71%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.30%) Office 365
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.20%) Heroku
10 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (9.62%) Internet
2 64 (6.48%) HTTP
3 39 (3.95%) DNS
4 31 (3.14%) TCP/IP
5 28 (2.83%) LDAP
6 21 (2.13%) SS7
7 19 (1.92%) Firewall
8 18 (1.82%) INAP
9 15 (1.52%) SMS
9 15 (1.52%) Broadband
10 11 (1.11%) SSL
10 11 (1.11%) ISUP
10 11 (1.11%) Wireshark
11 9 (0.91%) FTP
11 9 (0.91%) 3G
12 8 (0.81%) VoLTE
12 8 (0.81%) LTE
13 7 (0.71%) ATM
14 6 (0.61%) DMZ
15 5 (0.51%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 123 (12.45%) MySQL
3 90 (9.11%) Relational Database
4 51 (5.16%) RDBMS
5 43 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 37 (3.74%) NoSQL
7 30 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (2.94%) DB2
9 28 (2.83%) InterSystems Cache
10 27 (2.73%) MongoDB
11 19 (1.92%) Big Data
12 17 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.62%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (1.11%) Riak
17 10 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
18 8 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 71 (7.19%) Eclipse
2 65 (6.58%) Subversion
3 62 (6.28%) Selenium
4 47 (4.76%) JIRA
5 46 (4.66%) Jenkins
6 43 (4.35%) Maven
7 41 (4.15%) Git (software)
8 39 (3.95%) JUnit
9 30 (3.04%) WebDriver
10 26 (2.63%) Ant
11 24 (2.43%) Gradle
12 22 (2.23%) IntelliJ
13 14 (1.42%) Mockito
14 12 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (1.01%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.01%) TestNG
15 10 (1.01%) EasyMock
15 10 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
15 10 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
15 10 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 153 (15.49%) Telecoms
2 130 (13.16%) Finance
3 51 (5.16%) Marketing
4 42 (4.25%) Retail
5 34 (3.44%) Banking
6 31 (3.14%) French Language
7 21 (2.13%) Billing
7 21 (2.13%) Advertising
8 16 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.21%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.91%) Electronics
11 6 (0.61%) German Language
11 6 (0.61%) Publishing
12 5 (0.51%) Military
12 5 (0.51%) Back Office
13 4 (0.40%) Automotive
13 4 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Legal
14 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 465 (47.06%) Developer
2 247 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 88 (8.91%) Consultant
4 85 (8.60%) Senior Developer
5 65 (6.58%) Software Engineer
6 64 (6.48%) Analyst
7 62 (6.28%) Software Developer
8 60 (6.07%) Support Engineer
9 56 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 50 (5.06%) Programmer
11 46 (4.66%) Architect
12 33 (3.34%) Junior
12 33 (3.34%) .NET Developer
13 31 (3.14%) Test Engineer
13 31 (3.14%) Graduate
14 29 (2.94%) Technical Support
14 29 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
15 27 (2.73%) Development Manager
16 26 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
16 26 (2.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (35.02%) HTML
2 257 (26.01%) XML
3 224 (22.67%) CSS
4 220 (22.27%) .NET
5 217 (21.96%) J2EE
6 190 (19.23%) Spring
7 168 (17.00%) Web Services
8 116 (11.74%) Hibernate
8 116 (11.74%) Ajax
9 114 (11.54%) SOAP
10 108 (10.93%) jQuery
11 88 (8.91%) Struts
12 76 (7.69%) HTML5
13 74 (7.49%) JSON
14 73 (7.39%) JSP
15 67 (6.78%) XSLT
16 65 (6.58%) Servlets
17 55 (5.57%) JDBC
18 54 (5.47%) CSS3
19 49 (4.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 129 (13.06%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.88%) Open Source
3 65 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (3.64%) RIA
5 31 (3.14%) Data Integration
6 30 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 25 (2.53%) Smartphone
9 23 (2.33%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.62%) iPad
10 16 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.42%) IVR
12 13 (1.32%) Device Driver
12 13 (1.32%) FMCG
13 12 (1.21%) iPhone
13 12 (1.21%) Clustering
14 10 (1.01%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.01%) PKI
15 9 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
16 8 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 279 (28.24%) Linux
2 212 (21.46%) UNIX
3 152 (15.38%) Windows
4 57 (5.77%) Solaris
5 23 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (2.02%) Android
7 16 (1.62%) Apple iOS
8 14 (1.42%) AIX
9 12 (1.21%) CentOS
10 11 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.91%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.81%) HPUX
14 5 (0.51%) Debian
15 4 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (17.61%) Software Engineering
2 170 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (12.55%) TDD
4 121 (12.25%) Scrum
5 105 (10.63%) SOA
6 90 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (8.20%) MVC
8 71 (7.19%) E-Commerce
9 66 (6.68%) Web Development
10 64 (6.48%) OO
11 48 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (4.76%) Project Management
13 45 (4.55%) BDD
14 43 (4.35%) Unit Testing
15 41 (4.15%) UML
16 39 (3.95%) Software Testing
17 35 (3.54%) Waterfall
17 35 (3.54%) Extreme Programming
18 34 (3.44%) CRM
19 32 (3.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 344 (34.82%) JavaScript
2 321 (32.49%) SQL
3 190 (19.23%) C#
4 133 (13.46%) C++
5 118 (11.94%) PHP
6 107 (10.83%) Python
7 70 (7.09%) Perl
8 67 (6.78%) C
9 39 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 39 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.54%) Scala
11 29 (2.94%) Ruby
12 28 (2.83%) VB
12 28 (2.83%) MUMPS
13 25 (2.53%) Groovy
14 16 (1.62%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.62%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.42%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.01%) Apex Code
16 10 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 199 (20.14%) Degree
2 49 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.73%) ISEB
5 22 (2.23%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.81%) CISSP
8 8 (0.81%) OCP
8 8 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.51%) CEH
10 4 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.30%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.30%) GIAC
11 3 (0.30%) RHCE
11 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.30%) CCNA
11 3 (0.30%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (10.93%) QA
2 29 (2.94%) HL7
3 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (1.72%) NFS
2 16 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.51%) Xen
4 5 (0.51%) vSphere
5 3 (0.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.10%) Nmap
7 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.10%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (1.21%) Puppet
2 11 (1.11%) Nagios
3 10 (1.01%) Munin
4 7 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
5 6 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.30%) WSUS
7 1 (0.10%) Nessus
7 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.10%) Netcool
7 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.10%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.10%) YUM
7 1 (0.10%) nmon
7 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 243 (24.60%) Oracle
2 76 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 73 (7.39%) JBoss
4 43 (4.35%) SAP
5 40 (4.05%) Red Hat
6 37 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (3.14%) TIBCO
8 28 (2.83%) IBM
9 21 (2.13%) VMware
10 19 (1.92%) Google
10 19 (1.92%) GigaSpaces
11 17 (1.72%) Citrix
12 15 (1.52%) Sybase
12 15 (1.52%) hybris
13 11 (1.11%) Redknee
14 10 (1.01%) Adobe
15 8 (0.81%) BEA
16 7 (0.71%) Business Objects
16 7 (0.71%) HP
16 7 (0.71%) Sun
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + share options
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago