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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 489 625 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.95% 11.42% 13.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.77% 25.44% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 378 515 599
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1974 2457 2435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.11% 44.88% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1986 2157
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -6 177 £50,000 - 29
Newbury -1 84 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Maidenhead -1 51 £60,000 +50.00% 12
Slough -14 44 £47,500 -24.00% 8
Bracknell +5 37 £61,250 +11.36% 10
Windsor -23 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wokingham -2 2 £38,250 -30.45%
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 381 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (38.24%) SQL
3 348 (36.06%) HTML
4 344 (35.65%) JavaScript
5 266 (27.56%) CSS
6 255 (26.42%) Spring
7 248 (25.70%) Oracle
8 240 (24.87%) Linux
9 229 (23.73%) XML
10 219 (22.69%) Finance
11 204 (21.14%) J2EE
12 200 (20.73%) Degree
13 188 (19.48%) TDD
14 177 (18.34%) UNIX
15 176 (18.24%) Telecoms
16 175 (18.13%) Software Engineering
17 174 (18.03%) Scrum
18 153 (15.85%) jQuery
19 149 (15.44%) MySQL
20 139 (14.40%) Computer Science
21 138 (14.30%) C#
22 133 (13.78%) Web Services
23 128 (13.26%) SOAP
24 127 (13.16%) SQL Server
25 121 (12.54%) .NET
26 120 (12.44%) JSP
26 120 (12.44%) SOA
27 118 (12.23%) Hibernate
27 118 (12.23%) Git (software)
28 117 (12.12%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 117 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 76 (7.88%) JBoss
3 72 (7.46%) WebLogic
4 71 (7.36%) Apache
5 56 (5.80%) WebSphere
6 36 (3.73%) CMS
7 29 (3.01%) Apache Solr
8 25 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
8 25 (2.59%) IIS
9 22 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 18 (1.87%) Confluence
11 11 (1.14%) Node.js
12 10 (1.04%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.73%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.73%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.62%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.52%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.52%) Resin
Applications
1 34 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.14%) MS Office
3 9 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.83%) MS Project
5 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) ArcView
Business Applications
1 25 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.41%) CSG Singleview
3 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.31%) HFM
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.87%) SaaS
2 8 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.52%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.31%) GitHub
6 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.21%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.21%) Force.com
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.22%) Internet
2 56 (5.80%) HTTP
3 32 (3.32%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.69%) DNS
5 24 (2.49%) Broadband
6 23 (2.38%) LDAP
6 23 (2.38%) SDH
6 23 (2.38%) Ethernet
6 23 (2.38%) MPLS
7 15 (1.55%) 3G
7 15 (1.55%) Firewall
8 13 (1.35%) SSL
9 10 (1.04%) FTP
10 9 (0.93%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.62%) WAN
11 6 (0.62%) LAN
12 5 (0.52%) VoIP
12 5 (0.52%) RTP
12 5 (0.52%) SS7
12 5 (0.52%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (15.44%) MySQL
2 127 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 80 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.49%) Oracle Database
5 49 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 31 (3.21%) NoSQL
7 25 (2.59%) MongoDB
7 25 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 23 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.66%) DB2
10 16 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.14%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.14%) Big Data
13 10 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.62%) Redis
15 6 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 118 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 105 (10.88%) Subversion
3 69 (7.15%) Selenium
4 55 (5.70%) JUnit
5 50 (5.18%) Maven
6 41 (4.25%) Eclipse
7 34 (3.52%) JIRA
8 33 (3.42%) Mockito
8 33 (3.42%) Jenkins
9 31 (3.21%) WebDriver
10 26 (2.69%) NetBeans
11 25 (2.59%) Visual Studio
12 24 (2.49%) Toad
13 22 (2.28%) Hudson
14 21 (2.18%) IntelliJ
15 17 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
16 15 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
17 14 (1.45%) Ant
18 13 (1.35%) SoapUI
19 12 (1.24%) ClearCase
General
1 219 (22.69%) Finance
2 176 (18.24%) Telecoms
3 65 (6.74%) Banking
4 43 (4.46%) Advertising
5 35 (3.63%) Marketing
6 24 (2.49%) Retail
7 12 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.83%) Billing
9 6 (0.62%) French Language
10 5 (0.52%) Games
10 5 (0.52%) Automotive
11 4 (0.41%) Electronics
11 4 (0.41%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) Front Office
13 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.10%) International Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Military
14 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 457 (47.36%) Developer
2 288 (29.84%) Java Developer
3 102 (10.57%) Senior Developer
4 94 (9.74%) Software Engineer
5 79 (8.19%) Architect
6 71 (7.36%) Consultant
7 66 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 52 (5.39%) Analyst
9 42 (4.35%) Graduate
10 38 (3.94%) Java Consultant
11 35 (3.63%) Junior
12 31 (3.21%) Software Developer
12 31 (3.21%) Technical Support
12 31 (3.21%) Junior Developer
13 30 (3.11%) Development Manager
13 30 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (3.01%) Technical Leader
15 27 (2.80%) Graduate Developer
16 26 (2.69%) Tester
16 26 (2.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (36.06%) HTML
2 266 (27.56%) CSS
3 255 (26.42%) Spring
4 229 (23.73%) XML
5 204 (21.14%) J2EE
6 153 (15.85%) jQuery
7 133 (13.78%) Web Services
8 128 (13.26%) SOAP
9 121 (12.54%) .NET
10 120 (12.44%) JSP
11 118 (12.23%) Hibernate
12 98 (10.16%) Ajax
13 81 (8.39%) JDBC
14 79 (8.19%) JSON
15 75 (7.77%) Java EE
16 70 (7.25%) Struts
17 67 (6.94%) HTML5
18 51 (5.28%) XHTML
19 49 (5.08%) XSLT
20 48 (4.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 139 (14.40%) Computer Science
2 101 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (6.42%) Open Source
4 52 (5.39%) iPad
5 38 (3.94%) Client/Server
5 38 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (3.42%) User Experience
7 28 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.28%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.18%) Smartphone
10 19 (1.97%) RIA
11 13 (1.35%) Mathematics
12 9 (0.93%) Handset
13 8 (0.83%) Statistics
13 8 (0.83%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.73%) Wiki
15 6 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 240 (24.87%) Linux
2 177 (18.34%) UNIX
3 97 (10.05%) Windows
4 24 (2.49%) Android
5 20 (2.07%) Mac OS X
6 19 (1.97%) Solaris
7 17 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.14%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.73%) CentOS
12 6 (0.62%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.52%) SUSE
14 4 (0.41%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.41%) AIX
14 4 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (19.48%) TDD
3 175 (18.13%) Software Engineering
4 174 (18.03%) Scrum
5 120 (12.44%) SOA
6 90 (9.33%) Unit Testing
6 90 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (8.50%) E-Commerce
8 78 (8.08%) Mentoring
9 75 (7.77%) Waterfall
10 74 (7.67%) OO
11 73 (7.56%) BDD
12 71 (7.36%) MVC
13 60 (6.22%) UML
14 49 (5.08%) Integration Testing
15 45 (4.66%) Validation
16 42 (4.35%) Web Development
17 38 (3.94%) Automated Testing
17 38 (3.94%) Project Management
18 37 (3.83%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 369 (38.24%) SQL
2 344 (35.65%) JavaScript
3 138 (14.30%) C#
4 87 (9.02%) C++
5 81 (8.39%) Perl
6 78 (8.08%) Python
7 76 (7.88%) PL/SQL
8 65 (6.74%) PHP
9 53 (5.49%) C
10 46 (4.77%) Ruby
11 43 (4.46%) Shell Script
12 30 (3.11%) T-SQL
12 30 (3.11%) PowerShell
13 27 (2.80%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.14%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.04%) Jython
15 10 (1.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 10 (1.04%) Scala
15 10 (1.04%) VC++
16 8 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 200 (20.73%) Degree
2 33 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.14%) ISEB
5 9 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (0.93%) CCNA
6 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.52%) JNCIA
7 5 (0.52%) CSSLP
7 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.41%) CCVP
8 4 (0.41%) MCTS
8 4 (0.41%) MCITP
8 4 (0.41%) CNE
8 4 (0.41%) Novell Certification
8 4 (0.41%) CISSP
8 4 (0.41%) MCSE
9 3 (0.31%) OCP
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (9.74%) QA
2 7 (0.73%) SLA
3 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.31%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.31%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.93%) NFS
2 9 (0.93%) Firmware
3 7 (0.73%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) Xen
4 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.45%) Puppet
3 13 (1.35%) Nagios
4 5 (0.52%) SCCM
4 5 (0.52%) Munin
4 5 (0.52%) Netcool
5 4 (0.41%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.41%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.41%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.21%) StatsD
6 2 (0.21%) Graphite
7 1 (0.10%) SELinux
7 1 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 248 (25.70%) Oracle
2 53 (5.49%) SAP
3 44 (4.56%) Microsoft
4 42 (4.35%) hybris
5 36 (3.73%) IBM
6 26 (2.69%) VMware
7 25 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 23 (2.38%) Cisco
8 23 (2.38%) Cramer
9 22 (2.28%) Sitecore
10 19 (1.97%) TIBCO
11 18 (1.87%) Business Objects
12 17 (1.76%) HP
12 17 (1.76%) BEA
13 16 (1.66%) MetaSolv
14 13 (1.35%) Remedy
15 12 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (1.14%) Citrix
17 10 (1.04%) F5
18 9 (0.93%) Redknee
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus & bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus package (bonus, pension, etc)
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum negotiable (+ Share options)
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago