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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 95 99 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 38 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.87% 1.65% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.77% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 80
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2296 2141 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.26% 92.76% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1693 1581
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £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 22 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 76 (98.70%) Java
2 44 (57.14%) Spring
3 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (38.96%) J2EE
5 29 (37.66%) Degree
6 27 (35.06%) Linux
7 26 (33.77%) Web Services
8 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
9 22 (28.57%) XML
9 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 22 (28.57%) SQL
10 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 21 (27.27%) Unit Testing
11 20 (25.97%) Scrum
11 20 (25.97%) HTML
11 20 (25.97%) CSS
11 20 (25.97%) Apache
11 20 (25.97%) SOA
11 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
12 19 (24.68%) HTTP
12 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
13 18 (23.38%) JUnit
14 17 (22.08%) Maven
15 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
15 16 (20.78%) Hibernate
15 16 (20.78%) TDD
15 16 (20.78%) Finance
15 16 (20.78%) OO
16 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
16 15 (19.48%) MySQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (25.97%) Apache
2 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.99%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) ArcView
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) HTTP
2 9 (11.69%) Internet
3 3 (3.90%) SMTP
4 1 (1.30%) SSL
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.79%) Big Data
3 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Redis
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
2 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
3 18 (23.38%) JUnit
4 17 (22.08%) Maven
5 15 (19.48%) Mockito
6 10 (12.99%) Selenium
6 10 (12.99%) Subversion
7 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.79%) Trac
8 5 (6.49%) NetBeans
8 5 (6.49%) Log4j
9 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
10 2 (2.60%) Bugzilla
10 2 (2.60%) Ant
10 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 16 (20.78%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.14%) Spring
2 30 (38.96%) J2EE
3 26 (33.77%) Web Services
4 22 (28.57%) XML
5 20 (25.97%) HTML
5 20 (25.97%) CSS
6 16 (20.78%) Hibernate
7 15 (19.48%) jQuery
8 14 (18.18%) Java EE
9 13 (16.88%) XSLT
10 10 (12.99%) XHTML
10 10 (12.99%) JSP
11 8 (10.39%) JSON
12 7 (9.09%) SOAP
12 7 (9.09%) EJB
13 6 (7.79%) JSF
14 5 (6.49%) Gson
14 5 (6.49%) Apache Commons
14 5 (6.49%) JAX-RS
14 5 (6.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.29%) Open Source
3 10 (12.99%) iPad
3 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
4 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.49%) GIS
6 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) UNIX
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) LynxOS
4 2 (2.60%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) AIX
5 1 (1.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 20 (25.97%) Scrum
3 20 (25.97%) SOA
4 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
4 16 (20.78%) TDD
4 16 (20.78%) OO
5 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
6 11 (14.29%) BDD
7 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.99%) Extreme Programming
7 10 (12.99%) DSDM
8 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.09%) UML
9 7 (9.09%) MVC
10 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.79%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.49%) OOP
12 4 (5.19%) Information Security
13 3 (3.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (98.70%) Java
2 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (12.99%) C++
4 7 (9.09%) Python
5 6 (7.79%) C#
5 6 (7.79%) Perl
6 4 (5.19%) C
7 3 (3.90%) Ada
8 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) hybris
1 10 (12.99%) SAP
2 5 (6.49%) ESRI
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.60%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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