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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 97 92 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 46 60 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.73% 2.30% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.50% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 81
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2467 2403 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.71% 92.17% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1858 1635
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 £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,000
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 28 November 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 92 (97.87%) Java
2 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (53.19%) Spring
4 44 (46.81%) J2EE
5 37 (39.36%) SQL
5 37 (39.36%) Linux
6 36 (38.30%) Degree
6 36 (38.30%) Telecoms
7 35 (37.23%) Web Services
8 34 (36.17%) JavaScript
9 33 (35.11%) XML
9 33 (35.11%) Scrum
10 32 (34.04%) Finance
10 32 (34.04%) HTML
11 30 (31.91%) CSS
11 30 (31.91%) Computer Science
12 29 (30.85%) Git (software)
13 28 (29.79%) Unit Testing
14 27 (28.72%) MySQL
14 27 (28.72%) Apache
14 27 (28.72%) TDD
15 26 (27.66%) HTTP
16 25 (26.60%) Java EE
17 24 (25.53%) Tomcat
17 24 (25.53%) JSP
17 24 (25.53%) jQuery
18 23 (24.47%) Mockito
19 22 (23.40%) E-Commerce
19 22 (23.40%) SOA
20 19 (20.21%) Eclipse

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 27 (28.72%) Apache
2 24 (25.53%) Tomcat
3 18 (19.15%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.32%) JBoss
5 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.13%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) ArcView
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.66%) HTTP
2 6 (6.38%) Internet
3 3 (3.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) MySQL
2 8 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.45%) Big Data
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.06%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (30.85%) Git (software)
2 23 (24.47%) Mockito
3 19 (20.21%) Selenium
3 19 (20.21%) Eclipse
4 17 (18.09%) JUnit
4 17 (18.09%) Maven
5 13 (13.83%) Subversion
6 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.32%) Trac
7 5 (5.32%) Log4j
7 5 (5.32%) NetBeans
8 3 (3.19%) Ant
8 3 (3.19%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.06%) JBehave
10 1 (1.06%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (1.06%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.06%) AnthillPro
10 1 (1.06%) TestNG
General
1 36 (38.30%) Telecoms
2 32 (34.04%) Finance
3 9 (9.57%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (53.19%) Spring
2 44 (46.81%) J2EE
3 35 (37.23%) Web Services
4 33 (35.11%) XML
5 32 (34.04%) HTML
6 30 (31.91%) CSS
7 25 (26.60%) Java EE
8 24 (25.53%) jQuery
8 24 (25.53%) JSP
9 18 (19.15%) XHTML
9 18 (19.15%) XSLT
9 18 (19.15%) Hibernate
10 11 (11.70%) JSON
11 9 (9.57%) EJB
12 6 (6.38%) Servlets
12 6 (6.38%) JDBC
12 6 (6.38%) JSF
12 6 (6.38%) Spring MVC
12 6 (6.38%) JPA
13 5 (5.32%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (19.15%) Client/Server
3 18 (19.15%) iPad
4 8 (8.51%) Open Source
5 7 (7.45%) Mathematics
6 6 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (5.32%) GIS
8 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.06%) User Experience
10 1 (1.06%) Web 2.0
10 1 (1.06%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) UNIX
3 5 (5.32%) Windows
4 3 (3.19%) VxWorks
4 3 (3.19%) LynxOS
5 2 (2.13%) SUSE
5 2 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.06%) Android
6 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.06%) AIX
6 1 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) Scrum
3 28 (29.79%) Unit Testing
4 27 (28.72%) TDD
5 22 (23.40%) SOA
5 22 (23.40%) E-Commerce
6 18 (19.15%) DSDM
6 18 (19.15%) OO
6 18 (19.15%) Extreme Programming
6 18 (19.15%) BDD
6 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
7 17 (18.09%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.77%) Waterfall
9 11 (11.70%) UML
10 8 (8.51%) MVC
11 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.26%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.26%) OOP
12 4 (4.26%) OOD
13 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (97.87%) Java
2 37 (39.36%) SQL
3 34 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.57%) Perl
4 9 (9.57%) C#
4 9 (9.57%) C++
5 8 (8.51%) Python
6 5 (5.32%) Ada
6 5 (5.32%) C
7 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.13%) Groovy
8 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) VBA
8 2 (2.13%) Delphi
8 2 (2.13%) PHP
8 2 (2.13%) Pascal
9 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.06%) VBScript
9 1 (1.06%) XQuery
9 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 36 (38.30%) Degree
2 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) SAP
1 18 (19.15%) hybris
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) ESRI
4 3 (3.19%) HP
5 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Bens.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
hibu
Salary: £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago