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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 500 606 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.46% 10.89% 13.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.26% 26.35% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 407 522 681
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,150
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.37%
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
2150 2300 2760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.36% 41.32% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2007 2440
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -5 185 £52,500 +16.66% 16
Maidenhead -2 80 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Newbury -3 59 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Slough -5 52 £45,750 -14.88% 14
Bracknell 0 35 £45,000 - 7
Windsor -4 19 £45,000 -20.00%
Hungerford +4 4 £48,750 +45.52%
Wokingham -5 4 £53,750 +11.39%
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 345 (35.94%) HTML
2 330 (34.38%) SQL
3 323 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
4 320 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 258 (26.88%) Linux
6 238 (24.79%) XML
7 237 (24.69%) CSS
8 228 (23.75%) Oracle
9 213 (22.19%) J2EE
10 200 (20.83%) UNIX
11 199 (20.73%) Degree
12 189 (19.69%) Spring
13 177 (18.44%) Telecoms
14 171 (17.81%) Web Services
14 171 (17.81%) C#
15 166 (17.29%) Software Engineering
16 163 (16.98%) .NET
17 155 (16.15%) Finance
18 143 (14.90%) SQL Server
19 137 (14.27%) Scrum
20 133 (13.85%) MySQL
20 133 (13.85%) Computer Science
21 123 (12.81%) Hibernate
22 122 (12.71%) Internet
23 121 (12.60%) jQuery
24 119 (12.40%) Windows
25 117 (12.19%) TDD
26 116 (12.08%) SOA
27 112 (11.67%) QA
28 108 (11.25%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 107 (11.15%) Tomcat
2 76 (7.92%) Apache
3 69 (7.19%) WebLogic
4 36 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 27 (2.81%) IIS
6 24 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
7 20 (2.08%) Apache Solr
8 17 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (1.67%) SharePoint
10 13 (1.35%) Alfresco
11 12 (1.25%) Resin
12 11 (1.15%) CMS
12 11 (1.15%) Liferay
13 10 (1.04%) Node.js
13 10 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
15 6 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.52%) NetWeaver
17 4 (0.42%) JCAPS
Applications
1 21 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.52%) ArcView
4 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.42%) MS Office
6 3 (0.31%) MS Project
7 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.83%) CSG Singleview
4 6 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.42%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.42%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.31%) Magento
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.10%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.90%) SaaS
2 19 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.15%) GitHub
4 10 (1.04%) Force.com
5 8 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.73%) Google App Engine
7 6 (0.63%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.31%) Office 365
10 2 (0.21%) Heroku
11 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (12.71%) Internet
2 73 (7.60%) HTTP
3 37 (3.85%) DNS
4 35 (3.65%) Broadband
5 30 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 29 (3.02%) LDAP
7 18 (1.88%) INAP
7 18 (1.88%) 3G
8 17 (1.77%) SS7
8 17 (1.77%) Wireshark
9 16 (1.67%) SMS
10 15 (1.56%) Firewall
11 13 (1.35%) ISUP
12 12 (1.25%) SSL
13 7 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (0.73%) FTP
13 7 (0.73%) ATM
14 6 (0.63%) Wireless
15 5 (0.52%) MPLS
15 5 (0.52%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 133 (13.85%) MySQL
3 89 (9.27%) Relational Database
4 46 (4.79%) Oracle Database
5 44 (4.58%) RDBMS
6 30 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (2.92%) DB2
8 20 (2.08%) NoSQL
8 20 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
9 19 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (1.88%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.88%) Big Data
11 17 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
12 15 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 10 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.94%) SAP BW
16 9 (0.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (6.98%) Selenium
2 59 (6.15%) Eclipse
2 59 (6.15%) Subversion
3 57 (5.94%) Git (software)
4 45 (4.69%) Maven
5 42 (4.38%) JUnit
6 38 (3.96%) Jenkins
7 28 (2.92%) JIRA
7 28 (2.92%) WebDriver
8 26 (2.71%) Mockito
9 25 (2.60%) Ant
10 17 (1.77%) Gradle
11 15 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
12 14 (1.46%) Hudson
12 14 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
13 12 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (1.25%) Visual Studio
13 12 (1.25%) IntelliJ
14 11 (1.15%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.15%) TestNG
General
1 177 (18.44%) Telecoms
2 155 (16.15%) Finance
3 53 (5.52%) Marketing
4 41 (4.27%) Banking
5 31 (3.23%) Retail
6 29 (3.02%) French Language
7 23 (2.40%) Advertising
8 21 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.67%) Billing
10 10 (1.04%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.04%) Electronics
11 5 (0.52%) German Language
12 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.42%) Legal
12 4 (0.42%) Military
13 3 (0.31%) Publishing
13 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.21%) Games
14 2 (0.21%) Automotive
14 2 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 448 (46.67%) Developer
2 251 (26.15%) Java Developer
3 86 (8.96%) Senior Developer
4 79 (8.23%) Consultant
5 77 (8.02%) Software Engineer
6 74 (7.71%) Analyst
7 63 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 54 (5.63%) Programmer
9 50 (5.21%) Support Engineer
10 47 (4.90%) Architect
11 43 (4.48%) Software Developer
12 37 (3.85%) Junior
13 35 (3.65%) Graduate
14 32 (3.33%) Test Engineer
14 32 (3.33%) Junior Developer
15 29 (3.02%) Java Consultant
15 29 (3.02%) Development Manager
16 25 (2.60%) Front-End Developer
16 25 (2.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 24 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (35.94%) HTML
2 238 (24.79%) XML
3 237 (24.69%) CSS
4 213 (22.19%) J2EE
5 189 (19.69%) Spring
6 171 (17.81%) Web Services
7 163 (16.98%) .NET
8 123 (12.81%) Hibernate
9 121 (12.60%) jQuery
10 108 (11.25%) SOAP
11 96 (10.00%) Ajax
12 81 (8.44%) JSP
13 79 (8.23%) HTML5
14 76 (7.92%) Struts
15 67 (6.98%) XSLT
15 67 (6.98%) JDBC
16 66 (6.88%) JSON
17 59 (6.15%) CSS3
18 56 (5.83%) Servlets
19 55 (5.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 133 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 101 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (6.25%) Open Source
4 47 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (4.58%) RIA
6 40 (4.17%) Smartphone
7 37 (3.85%) Client/Server
8 32 (3.33%) Data Integration
9 27 (2.81%) Mobile App
10 26 (2.71%) iPad
11 23 (2.40%) Mathematics
12 20 (2.08%) User Experience
13 15 (1.56%) IVR
14 14 (1.46%) Clustering
15 13 (1.35%) Management Information System
15 13 (1.35%) Device Driver
16 10 (1.04%) iPhone
17 9 (0.94%) Handset
17 9 (0.94%) GIS
17 9 (0.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 258 (26.88%) Linux
2 200 (20.83%) UNIX
3 119 (12.40%) Windows
4 47 (4.90%) Solaris
5 25 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.50%) Android
7 15 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.56%) CentOS
8 14 (1.46%) AIX
9 12 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.94%) HPUX
12 7 (0.73%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.52%) Debian
15 4 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.31%) SUSE
16 3 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (17.29%) Software Engineering
3 137 (14.27%) Scrum
4 117 (12.19%) TDD
5 116 (12.08%) SOA
6 79 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (8.02%) OO
8 76 (7.92%) MVC
9 65 (6.77%) Web Development
9 65 (6.77%) E-Commerce
10 64 (6.67%) BDD
11 53 (5.52%) Mentoring
12 52 (5.42%) Unit Testing
13 51 (5.31%) UML
14 50 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
15 48 (5.00%) Project Management
16 40 (4.17%) Software Testing
17 37 (3.85%) Waterfall
18 35 (3.65%) OOP
18 35 (3.65%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 330 (34.38%) SQL
2 320 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 171 (17.81%) C#
4 103 (10.73%) C++
5 101 (10.52%) PHP
6 92 (9.58%) Python
7 75 (7.81%) Perl
8 60 (6.25%) C
9 47 (4.90%) PL/SQL
10 45 (4.69%) Shell Script
11 28 (2.92%) Scala
11 28 (2.92%) Ruby
12 24 (2.50%) VB
13 19 (1.98%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.77%) MUMPS
15 16 (1.67%) Groovy
16 14 (1.46%) Objective-C
17 13 (1.35%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.25%) Apex Code
19 9 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 199 (20.73%) Degree
2 54 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.13%) ISEB
5 19 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (1.77%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.04%) OCP
7 10 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.73%) CISSP
10 4 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.31%) GIAC
11 3 (0.31%) CEH
11 3 (0.31%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.21%) PMP
12 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.10%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.10%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (11.67%) QA
2 17 (1.77%) HL7
3 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.21%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (1.67%) NFS
2 8 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.42%) Xen
5 3 (0.31%) vSphere
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.10%) Nmap
7 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (1.56%) Puppet
2 13 (1.35%) Nagios
3 12 (1.25%) Munin
4 5 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.21%) WSUS
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.10%) Nessus
6 1 (0.10%) Netcool
6 1 (0.10%) nmon
6 1 (0.10%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.10%) YUM
Vendors
1 228 (23.75%) Oracle
2 76 (7.92%) JBoss
3 53 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 51 (5.31%) SAP
5 46 (4.79%) Red Hat
6 41 (4.27%) TIBCO
7 31 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (2.50%) hybris
9 22 (2.29%) IBM
9 22 (2.29%) VMware
10 16 (1.67%) Google
11 15 (1.56%) Sybase
12 14 (1.46%) Citrix
13 11 (1.15%) GigaSpaces
14 10 (1.04%) HP
14 10 (1.04%) Adobe
14 10 (1.04%) Redknee
15 8 (0.83%) Sun
16 7 (0.73%) ESRI
16 7 (0.73%) BEA
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £300000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £56000 - £76000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago