The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 546 495 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.61% 8.44% 10.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.31% 23.15% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 439 414 512
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2075 2138 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.33% 36.44% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1720 1946
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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 +10 239 £50,000 -4.76% 31
Newbury +3 62 £42,500 - 7
Maidenhead +6 60 £48,750 -7.14% 2
Slough -5 47 £42,500 -8.60% 6
Bracknell +30 39 £52,500 +16.66% 12
Wokingham +1 8 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Hungerford -1 3 - -
Crowthorne - 2 £40,000 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 375 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (34.60%) JavaScript
3 296 (30.48%) SQL
4 270 (27.81%) Linux
5 239 (24.61%) HTML
6 225 (23.17%) Spring
7 218 (22.45%) Degree
8 199 (20.49%) CSS
9 198 (20.39%) J2EE
10 190 (19.57%) Oracle
11 189 (19.46%) Computer Science
12 182 (18.74%) Web Services
13 176 (18.13%) XML
14 169 (17.40%) jQuery
15 164 (16.89%) MySQL
16 159 (16.37%) Scrum
17 151 (15.55%) Windows
18 150 (15.45%) Hibernate
18 150 (15.45%) Software Engineering
19 149 (15.35%) Python
20 148 (15.24%) .NET
21 140 (14.42%) Finance
22 132 (13.59%) TDD
23 131 (13.49%) Tomcat
24 129 (13.29%) NoSQL
25 122 (12.56%) C#
26 115 (11.84%) SQL Server
26 115 (11.84%) REST
26 115 (11.84%) JSON
27 113 (11.64%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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
1 131 (13.49%) Tomcat
2 97 (9.99%) JBoss
3 82 (8.44%) Apache
4 68 (7.00%) WebSphere
5 67 (6.90%) WebLogic
6 42 (4.33%) Node.js
7 36 (3.71%) IIS
7 36 (3.71%) CMS
8 21 (2.16%) SharePoint
9 18 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (1.75%) Apache Pig
11 15 (1.54%) WordPress
11 15 (1.54%) Drupal
12 14 (1.44%) Apache Spark
12 14 (1.44%) SAP Portal
13 13 (1.34%) Apache Solr
14 12 (1.24%) Confluence
15 9 (0.93%) SAP EP
15 9 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 42 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.54%) MS Office
3 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.21%) MS Project
7 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.62%) BusinessWare
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.21%) JDE World
7 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.21%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.10%) HFM
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 106 (10.92%) SaaS
2 51 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.85%) Taleo
5 13 (1.34%) Responsys
6 9 (0.93%) PaaS
7 7 (0.72%) GitHub
8 6 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.62%) Force.com
8 6 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.31%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.31%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.31%) Route 53
9 3 (0.31%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 47 (4.84%) HTTP
3 30 (3.09%) Firewall
4 29 (2.99%) Internet
5 24 (2.47%) SSL
6 22 (2.27%) DNS
7 15 (1.54%) SMTP
8 8 (0.82%) Network Security
8 8 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.82%) WAN
8 8 (0.82%) LAN
9 7 (0.72%) SDH
9 7 (0.72%) DHCP
9 7 (0.72%) MPLS
10 6 (0.62%) WebEx
10 6 (0.62%) LDAP
11 5 (0.51%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.41%) VPN
12 4 (0.41%) SNMP
12 4 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (16.89%) MySQL
2 129 (13.29%) NoSQL
3 115 (11.84%) SQL Server
4 91 (9.37%) Relational Database
5 73 (7.52%) MongoDB
6 64 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (5.36%) Oracle Database
8 51 (5.25%) RDBMS
9 49 (5.05%) Big Data
10 47 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (4.43%) Hadoop
12 39 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (2.16%) Riak
14 19 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.44%) HBase
17 12 (1.24%) CouchDB
17 12 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (1.13%) Couchbase
18 11 (1.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 102 (10.50%) Selenium
2 97 (9.99%) Jenkins
3 95 (9.78%) Git (software)
4 92 (9.47%) JUnit
5 84 (8.65%) Maven
6 66 (6.80%) Eclipse
7 64 (6.59%) Ant
8 51 (5.25%) JIRA
9 39 (4.02%) Subversion
10 27 (2.78%) WebDriver
10 27 (2.78%) Grunt
11 24 (2.47%) IntelliJ
12 22 (2.27%) Cucumber
13 21 (2.16%) gulp
14 16 (1.65%) NetBeans
15 15 (1.54%) Visual Studio
15 15 (1.54%) Bower
16 12 (1.24%) Gradle
16 12 (1.24%) JMeter
17 11 (1.13%) HP UFT
General
1 140 (14.42%) Finance
2 100 (10.30%) Telecoms
3 49 (5.05%) Banking
4 31 (3.19%) Retail
5 30 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 25 (2.57%) Marketing
7 20 (2.06%) Electronics
7 20 (2.06%) Law
8 18 (1.85%) Legal
9 16 (1.65%) Advertising
10 11 (1.13%) French Language
11 10 (1.03%) German Language
12 8 (0.82%) Italian Language
12 8 (0.82%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.72%) Publishing
14 6 (0.62%) Games
15 5 (0.51%) Automotive
16 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.10%) Front Office
17 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 527 (54.27%) Developer
2 325 (33.47%) Java Developer
3 144 (14.83%) Senior Developer
4 87 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 84 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 58 (5.97%) Architect
7 49 (5.05%) Consultant
8 44 (4.53%) Graduate
8 44 (4.53%) Analyst
9 40 (4.12%) Lead Developer
10 37 (3.81%) Administrator
11 34 (3.50%) Software Developer
12 33 (3.40%) Lead Java Developer
13 32 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
14 31 (3.19%) Junior
15 26 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
15 26 (2.68%) Development Manager
16 25 (2.57%) Support Engineer
16 25 (2.57%) Java Software Engineer
17 23 (2.37%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (24.61%) HTML
2 225 (23.17%) Spring
3 199 (20.49%) CSS
4 198 (20.39%) J2EE
5 182 (18.74%) Web Services
6 176 (18.13%) XML
7 169 (17.40%) jQuery
8 150 (15.45%) Hibernate
9 148 (15.24%) .NET
10 115 (11.84%) REST
10 115 (11.84%) JSON
11 113 (11.64%) SOAP
12 111 (11.43%) Ajax
13 100 (10.30%) AngularJS
14 75 (7.72%) HTML5
15 65 (6.69%) RESTful
16 56 (5.77%) JSP
17 47 (4.84%) Servlets
17 47 (4.84%) .NET Framework
18 44 (4.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 189 (19.46%) Computer Science
2 112 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (8.34%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (3.81%) Mathematics
5 33 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 27 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.16%) User Experience
8 19 (1.96%) Physics
9 18 (1.85%) DTV
10 15 (1.54%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.34%) Data Integration
11 13 (1.34%) iPad
11 13 (1.34%) Statistics
12 12 (1.24%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.13%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.03%) Smartphone
15 8 (0.82%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 270 (27.81%) Linux
2 151 (15.55%) Windows
3 98 (10.09%) UNIX
4 53 (5.46%) Android
5 46 (4.74%) Apple iOS
6 30 (3.09%) CentOS
7 27 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
8 23 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.96%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.03%) Solaris
11 8 (0.82%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.72%) AIX
13 6 (0.62%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.62%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.10%) SUSE
17 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (16.37%) Scrum
3 150 (15.45%) Software Engineering
4 132 (13.59%) TDD
5 111 (11.43%) SOA
6 102 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 92 (9.47%) OO
9 79 (8.14%) E-Commerce
10 74 (7.62%) Open Source
11 71 (7.31%) Mentoring
12 68 (7.00%) Web Development
13 66 (6.80%) SDLC
14 63 (6.49%) Project Management
15 58 (5.97%) DevOps
16 56 (5.77%) MVC
17 52 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (5.15%) BDD
19 42 (4.33%) Test Automation
20 41 (4.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 336 (34.60%) JavaScript
2 296 (30.48%) SQL
3 149 (15.35%) Python
4 122 (12.56%) C#
5 104 (10.71%) PHP
6 82 (8.44%) C++
7 72 (7.42%) Ruby
8 61 (6.28%) Perl
9 44 (4.53%) C
10 39 (4.02%) Shell Script
11 36 (3.71%) PL/SQL
12 33 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 31 (3.19%) Bash Shell
14 18 (1.85%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.75%) Scala
16 13 (1.34%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.24%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.13%) Apex Code
19 10 (1.03%) T-SQL
20 7 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 218 (22.45%) Degree
2 45 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.03%) ISEB
5 8 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.72%) MCSE
6 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.51%) PhD
8 5 (0.51%) IC3 Certification
8 5 (0.51%) MySQL Certification
9 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.31%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.21%) PMP
11 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.10%) GSEC
12 1 (0.10%) CEH
12 1 (0.10%) CISSP
12 1 (0.10%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.34%) QA
2 9 (0.93%) SLA
3 8 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.62%) GCP
5 3 (0.31%) COBIT
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 39 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.44%) VMware ESX
3 11 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.93%) HDFS
5 8 (0.82%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.51%) XenServer
7 5 (0.51%) KVM
8 3 (0.31%) Firmware
9 2 (0.21%) oVirt
10 1 (0.10%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 71 (7.31%) Puppet
2 34 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.85%) Nagios
4 16 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (1.34%) Graphite
6 11 (1.13%) Ansible
6 11 (1.13%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.03%) SCCM
8 9 (0.93%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.62%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.41%) Rundeck
11 3 (0.31%) Netcool
11 3 (0.31%) Cacti
12 2 (0.21%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.10%) yum
Vendors
1 190 (19.57%) Oracle
2 73 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 62 (6.39%) SAP
4 41 (4.22%) VMware
5 33 (3.40%) Red Hat
6 29 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (2.68%) IBM
8 18 (1.85%) Sun
9 16 (1.65%) hybris
9 16 (1.65%) Websense
10 15 (1.54%) Cisco
11 13 (1.34%) Eloqua
12 11 (1.13%) HP
12 11 (1.13%) Adobe
13 10 (1.03%) Google
13 10 (1.03%) Ab Initio
14 9 (0.93%) Cognos
14 9 (0.93%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.82%) AppDynamics
16 7 (0.72%) Cramer
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