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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 66 118 92
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 89 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.88% 0.94% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 1.01% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 22 39
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £38,650 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
2153 2169 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.85% 92.65% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1579 1655
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (58.17%) Spring
4 87 (56.86%) J2EE
5 60 (39.22%) Hibernate
6 48 (31.37%) MySQL
7 44 (28.76%) SQL
8 42 (27.45%) Web Services
8 42 (27.45%) Maven
9 41 (26.80%) Software Engineering
10 40 (26.14%) JavaScript
11 39 (25.49%) Scrum
12 38 (24.84%) TDD
13 36 (23.53%) Linux
13 36 (23.53%) GWT
14 35 (22.88%) Degree
14 35 (22.88%) Git (software)
14 35 (22.88%) Ant
15 34 (22.22%) UNIX
15 34 (22.22%) XML
16 33 (21.57%) HTML
16 33 (21.57%) Spring Security
17 32 (20.92%) SOA
18 30 (19.61%) Finance
18 30 (19.61%) jQuery
19 26 (16.99%) Unit Testing
19 26 (16.99%) JSON
19 26 (16.99%) Waterfall
19 26 (16.99%) CSS
20 25 (16.34%) JBoss

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 25 (16.34%) JBoss
2 24 (15.69%) WebLogic
3 22 (14.38%) WebSphere
4 14 (9.15%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.27%) Apache
5 5 (3.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.61%) Liferay
6 4 (2.61%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.96%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (31.37%) MySQL
2 19 (12.42%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (12.42%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.84%) Riak
4 11 (7.19%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.54%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.58%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.61%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.61%) DB2
10 2 (1.31%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.65%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (27.45%) Maven
2 35 (22.88%) Git (software)
2 35 (22.88%) Ant
3 21 (13.73%) Subversion
3 21 (13.73%) Jenkins
4 20 (13.07%) Selenium
4 20 (13.07%) JUnit
5 15 (9.80%) JIRA
6 13 (8.50%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.92%) ClearCase
7 6 (3.92%) ClearQuest
8 4 (2.61%) Log4j
9 3 (1.96%) AnthillPro
9 3 (1.96%) JBehave
10 2 (1.31%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.31%) Mockito
11 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
General
1 30 (19.61%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Advertising
3 6 (3.92%) Retail
3 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.61%) Automotive
5 3 (1.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (58.17%) Spring
2 87 (56.86%) J2EE
3 60 (39.22%) Hibernate
4 42 (27.45%) Web Services
5 36 (23.53%) GWT
6 34 (22.22%) XML
7 33 (21.57%) HTML
7 33 (21.57%) Spring Security
8 30 (19.61%) jQuery
9 26 (16.99%) JSON
9 26 (16.99%) CSS
10 21 (13.73%) HTML5
10 21 (13.73%) AngularJS
11 18 (11.76%) RESTful
11 18 (11.76%) Struts
12 15 (9.80%) CSS3
12 15 (9.80%) PhoneGap
13 13 (8.50%) Ajax
13 13 (8.50%) Java EE
14 12 (7.84%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.31%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.53%) Linux
2 34 (22.22%) UNIX
3 7 (4.58%) Windows
4 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.61%) Android
5 2 (1.31%) VMS
6 1 (0.65%) SUSE
6 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.80%) Software Engineering
3 39 (25.49%) Scrum
4 38 (24.84%) TDD
5 32 (20.92%) SOA
6 26 (16.99%) Unit Testing
6 26 (16.99%) Waterfall
7 25 (16.34%) Web Development
8 23 (15.03%) Open Source
9 20 (13.07%) SDLC
9 20 (13.07%) Multithreading
9 20 (13.07%) MVC
10 19 (12.42%) OOP
11 16 (10.46%) Validation
11 16 (10.46%) OO
12 15 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.80%) Mobile Development
13 12 (7.84%) Test Planning
13 12 (7.84%) Document Management
13 12 (7.84%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (28.76%) SQL
3 40 (26.14%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.73%) Python
5 19 (12.42%) Shell Script
6 17 (11.11%) Ruby
7 16 (10.46%) PHP
8 13 (8.50%) Perl
9 12 (7.84%) T-SQL
10 10 (6.54%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.92%) XPath
11 6 (3.92%) XQuery
12 2 (1.31%) Groovy
12 2 (1.31%) VBScript
12 2 (1.31%) C++
13 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 35 (22.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.27%) Puppet
3 3 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (12.42%) Oracle
2 4 (2.61%) hybris
2 4 (2.61%) VMware
3 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.31%) IBM
3 2 (1.31%) SAP
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.65%) ATG
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