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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 536 595 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.73% 10.87% 12.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.87% 24.96% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 432 494 565
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
2072 2384 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.60% 43.54% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1965 2093
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +3 220 £52,500 +16.66% 58
Newbury +2 75 £48,750 +8.33% 9
Maidenhead +1 63 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Bracknell +18 48 £43,500 -20.90% 7
Slough -22 38 £42,500 -34.61% 4
Windsor -25 4 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Wokingham +3 3 £55,000 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 401 (40.59%) SQL
2 386 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
3 345 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 313 (31.68%) HTML
5 284 (28.74%) Spring
6 272 (27.53%) Oracle
7 244 (24.70%) CSS
8 241 (24.39%) Linux
9 237 (23.99%) Finance
10 235 (23.79%) XML
11 219 (22.17%) J2EE
12 213 (21.56%) TDD
13 193 (19.53%) Degree
14 192 (19.43%) Software Engineering
15 184 (18.62%) UNIX
16 177 (17.91%) Scrum
17 147 (14.88%) Telecoms
18 145 (14.68%) MySQL
19 142 (14.37%) Git (software)
20 141 (14.27%) jQuery
21 137 (13.87%) SOAP
22 136 (13.77%) Web Services
22 136 (13.77%) Subversion
23 133 (13.46%) .NET
24 129 (13.06%) C#
25 128 (12.96%) SOA
26 127 (12.85%) Computer Science
27 123 (12.45%) SQL Server
27 123 (12.45%) Hibernate
28 113 (11.44%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 113 (11.44%) Tomcat
2 84 (8.50%) WebLogic
3 78 (7.89%) JBoss
4 63 (6.38%) WebSphere
5 54 (5.47%) Apache
6 42 (4.25%) CMS
7 30 (3.04%) Oracle Service Bus
8 27 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
9 23 (2.33%) Confluence
10 22 (2.23%) Apache Solr
10 22 (2.23%) IIS
11 11 (1.11%) Node.js
12 10 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (0.91%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.71%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.61%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.61%) MS Exchange
17 5 (0.51%) nginx
17 5 (0.51%) WildFly
Applications
1 44 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.52%) MS Office
3 10 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.81%) MS Project
5 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (3.34%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.40%) HFM
4 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.30%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
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
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 EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 70 (7.09%) SaaS
2 7 (0.71%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.20%) GitHub
6 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.35%) HTTP
2 29 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.73%) Ethernet
3 27 (2.73%) SDH
3 27 (2.73%) MPLS
4 25 (2.53%) LDAP
5 20 (2.02%) Internet
5 20 (2.02%) Firewall
6 19 (1.92%) DNS
7 18 (1.82%) SSL
8 11 (1.11%) FTP
9 9 (0.91%) WAN
9 9 (0.91%) LAN
10 8 (0.81%) SAN
10 8 (0.81%) NAS
11 7 (0.71%) VPN
12 6 (0.61%) DMZ
12 6 (0.61%) 3G
13 5 (0.51%) DAB
13 5 (0.51%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (14.68%) MySQL
2 123 (12.45%) SQL Server
3 96 (9.72%) Relational Database
4 57 (5.77%) RDBMS
5 54 (5.47%) Oracle Database
6 42 (4.25%) NoSQL
7 32 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 31 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 22 (2.23%) DB2
11 19 (1.92%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (1.62%) Big Data
14 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.71%) OLTP
16 7 (0.71%) OLAP
16 7 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 142 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 136 (13.77%) Subversion
3 65 (6.58%) Maven
3 65 (6.58%) Selenium
4 61 (6.17%) JUnit
5 45 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 44 (4.45%) JIRA
7 35 (3.54%) NetBeans
8 33 (3.34%) Jenkins
9 31 (3.14%) WebDriver
10 30 (3.04%) IntelliJ
11 28 (2.83%) Toad
12 21 (2.13%) Hudson
13 20 (2.02%) Mockito
13 20 (2.02%) Ant
14 19 (1.92%) Visual Studio
15 17 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
15 17 (1.72%) ClearCase
16 13 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
17 11 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 237 (23.99%) Finance
2 147 (14.88%) Telecoms
3 68 (6.88%) Banking
4 47 (4.76%) Advertising
5 32 (3.24%) Marketing
6 29 (2.94%) Retail
7 10 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.81%) Games
9 7 (0.71%) Automotive
9 7 (0.71%) French Language
10 6 (0.61%) Billing
11 5 (0.51%) Legal
12 3 (0.30%) Electronics
12 3 (0.30%) Publishing
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) Law
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 474 (47.98%) Developer
2 331 (33.50%) Java Developer
3 106 (10.73%) Senior Developer
4 102 (10.32%) Software Engineer
5 99 (10.02%) Architect
6 72 (7.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 62 (6.28%) Consultant
8 44 (4.45%) Analyst
9 42 (4.25%) Technical Support
10 37 (3.74%) Graduate
11 35 (3.54%) Junior
12 33 (3.34%) Java Software Engineer
13 31 (3.14%) Support Engineer
13 31 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
13 31 (3.14%) Junior Developer
13 31 (3.14%) Technical Engineer
13 31 (3.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 30 (3.04%) Technical Leader
15 29 (2.94%) Software Developer
15 29 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (31.68%) HTML
2 284 (28.74%) Spring
3 244 (24.70%) CSS
4 235 (23.79%) XML
5 219 (22.17%) J2EE
6 141 (14.27%) jQuery
7 137 (13.87%) SOAP
8 136 (13.77%) Web Services
9 133 (13.46%) .NET
10 123 (12.45%) Hibernate
11 107 (10.83%) Ajax
12 105 (10.63%) JSON
13 104 (10.53%) JSP
14 80 (8.10%) JDBC
15 76 (7.69%) Java EE
16 70 (7.09%) Struts
17 65 (6.58%) RESTful
18 62 (6.28%) HTML5
19 51 (5.16%) JMS
20 44 (4.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 127 (12.85%) Computer Science
2 93 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (7.39%) Open Source
4 43 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 41 (4.15%) iPad
6 38 (3.85%) User Experience
7 30 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 27 (2.73%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.53%) Algorithms
9 25 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.42%) Wiki
11 12 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.81%) Statistics
14 7 (0.71%) RIA
15 6 (0.61%) Blackberry
16 5 (0.51%) iPhone
16 5 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
16 5 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
17 4 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 241 (24.39%) Linux
2 184 (18.62%) UNIX
3 105 (10.63%) Windows
4 27 (2.73%) Mac OS X
5 25 (2.53%) Android
6 16 (1.62%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.91%) Solaris
10 9 (0.91%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.71%) AIX
12 5 (0.51%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.51%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.30%) CentOS
14 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.30%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.30%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (21.56%) TDD
3 192 (19.43%) Software Engineering
4 177 (17.91%) Scrum
5 128 (12.96%) SOA
6 104 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 100 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (8.60%) Unit Testing
9 80 (8.10%) E-Commerce
10 73 (7.39%) OO
10 73 (7.39%) MVC
11 70 (7.09%) Mentoring
12 69 (6.98%) Validation
13 64 (6.48%) BDD
14 59 (5.97%) UML
15 56 (5.67%) Integration Testing
16 46 (4.66%) Test Automation
17 44 (4.45%) CRM
18 42 (4.25%) Multithreading
18 42 (4.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 401 (40.59%) SQL
2 345 (34.92%) JavaScript
3 129 (13.06%) C#
4 97 (9.82%) C++
5 90 (9.11%) Python
6 86 (8.70%) Perl
7 80 (8.10%) PL/SQL
8 74 (7.49%) PHP
9 63 (6.38%) C
10 57 (5.77%) Ruby
11 54 (5.47%) Shell Script
12 37 (3.74%) T-SQL
13 31 (3.14%) PowerShell
14 28 (2.83%) Bash Shell
15 13 (1.32%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.91%) Jython
16 9 (0.91%) Scala
16 9 (0.91%) VB.NET
16 9 (0.91%) VC++
16 9 (0.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 193 (19.53%) Degree
2 34 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.72%) VCP4
5 9 (0.91%) CCNA
5 9 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.51%) ISEB
6 5 (0.51%) CISSP
6 5 (0.51%) MCSE
6 5 (0.51%) JNCIA
6 5 (0.51%) CSSLP
7 4 (0.40%) CCVP
7 4 (0.40%) MCTS
7 4 (0.40%) MCITP
7 4 (0.40%) CNE
7 4 (0.40%) Novell Certification
8 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (8.40%) QA
2 7 (0.71%) SLA
3 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.30%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.30%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.51%) Firmware
3 5 (0.51%) NFS
4 3 (0.30%) Samba
4 3 (0.30%) Postfix
4 3 (0.30%) XenServer
4 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.10%) KVM
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.52%) Puppet
3 10 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.01%) Nagios
4 6 (0.61%) SCCM
4 6 (0.61%) Zenoss
5 5 (0.51%) Netcool
6 4 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.30%) Salt
8 2 (0.20%) Graphite
8 2 (0.20%) StatsD
9 1 (0.10%) SELinux
Vendors
1 272 (27.53%) Oracle
2 47 (4.76%) SAP
2 47 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 43 (4.35%) IBM
4 32 (3.24%) hybris
5 27 (2.73%) Cramer
5 27 (2.73%) VMware
5 27 (2.73%) Sitecore
6 21 (2.13%) Cisco
6 21 (2.13%) BEA
7 20 (2.02%) MetaSolv
7 20 (2.02%) Business Objects
8 17 (1.72%) HP
9 15 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 11 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.11%) Citrix
11 10 (1.01%) Remedy
12 9 (0.91%) JD Edwards
12 9 (0.91%) Google
13 7 (0.71%) Informatica
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + training, progression, 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 5 days ago