The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 96 81 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 42 65 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 2.74% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.99% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 64 73
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2225 2171 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 91.64% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1655 1562
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 83 (97.65%) Java
2 51 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (57.65%) Spring
4 46 (54.12%) J2EE
5 42 (49.41%) SQL
6 34 (40.00%) Degree
7 33 (38.82%) TDD
8 32 (37.65%) Telecoms
9 31 (36.47%) Finance
9 31 (36.47%) JavaScript
9 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
10 30 (35.29%) Web Services
10 30 (35.29%) Linux
11 29 (34.12%) XML
11 29 (34.12%) HTML
11 29 (34.12%) MySQL
12 26 (30.59%) CSS
13 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
14 24 (28.24%) Scrum
15 23 (27.06%) Computer Science
15 23 (27.06%) Java EE
16 22 (25.88%) JSP
16 22 (25.88%) Tomcat
17 21 (24.71%) E-Commerce
17 21 (24.71%) Apache
17 21 (24.71%) Hibernate
17 21 (24.71%) jQuery
17 21 (24.71%) Unit Testing
18 20 (23.53%) Maven
19 19 (22.35%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.88%) Tomcat
2 21 (24.71%) Apache
3 15 (17.65%) Apache Solr
4 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.06%) JBoss
5 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) ArcView
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.12%) MySQL
2 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.53%) Big Data
3 2 (2.35%) MarkLogic
3 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 20 (23.53%) Maven
3 19 (22.35%) Subversion
4 18 (21.18%) Selenium
5 17 (20.00%) Mockito
6 11 (12.94%) Eclipse
7 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
8 7 (8.24%) JUnit
9 4 (4.71%) Trac
9 4 (4.71%) Ant
10 2 (2.35%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.35%) AnthillPro
10 2 (2.35%) JBehave
10 2 (2.35%) ClearCase
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.35%) Log4j
10 2 (2.35%) NetBeans
11 1 (1.18%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.18%) JIRA
11 1 (1.18%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 32 (37.65%) Telecoms
2 31 (36.47%) Finance
3 8 (9.41%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Advertising
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (57.65%) Spring
2 46 (54.12%) J2EE
3 30 (35.29%) Web Services
4 29 (34.12%) XML
4 29 (34.12%) HTML
5 26 (30.59%) CSS
6 23 (27.06%) Java EE
7 22 (25.88%) JSP
8 21 (24.71%) Hibernate
8 21 (24.71%) jQuery
9 15 (17.65%) XSLT
9 15 (17.65%) XHTML
10 14 (16.47%) Struts
11 9 (10.59%) SWT
11 9 (10.59%) Swing
12 8 (9.41%) JSON
13 7 (8.24%) Spring MVC
14 6 (7.06%) HTML5
14 6 (7.06%) EJB
14 6 (7.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Computer Science
2 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (17.65%) iPad
3 15 (17.65%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.71%) Open Source
6 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.35%) GIS
7 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.18%) Physics
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Linux
2 18 (21.18%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) SUSE
3 3 (3.53%) LynxOS
3 3 (3.53%) VxWorks
3 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.82%) TDD
3 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 24 (28.24%) Scrum
5 21 (24.71%) E-Commerce
5 21 (24.71%) Unit Testing
6 18 (21.18%) Waterfall
7 17 (20.00%) SOA
8 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 15 (17.65%) BDD
8 15 (17.65%) Extreme Programming
8 15 (17.65%) DSDM
9 12 (14.12%) OO
10 10 (11.76%) MVC
11 9 (10.59%) Validation
11 9 (10.59%) UML
11 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
11 9 (10.59%) Test Planning
12 7 (8.24%) Integration Testing
13 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 83 (97.65%) Java
2 42 (49.41%) SQL
3 31 (36.47%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.82%) Perl
5 12 (14.12%) Shell Script
6 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.24%) C#
8 6 (7.06%) Python
9 5 (5.88%) C++
10 4 (4.71%) C
10 4 (4.71%) Ada
11 3 (3.53%) Ruby
11 3 (3.53%) PHP
11 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.35%) Groovy
12 2 (2.35%) VBScript
12 2 (2.35%) VBA
12 2 (2.35%) Delphi
12 2 (2.35%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 34 (40.00%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) hybris
1 15 (17.65%) SAP
2 11 (12.94%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) HP
4 2 (2.35%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.35%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) ESRI
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
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