The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 97 73 39
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 62 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.87% 2.75% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.91% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 44 57 114
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £23,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2174 2127 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.51% 94.32% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1700 1758
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
Berkshire

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 July 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (41.56%) Spring
3 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (38.96%) Linux
5 28 (36.36%) Degree
6 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
6 25 (32.47%) J2EE
7 23 (29.87%) Web Services
7 23 (29.87%) TDD
8 21 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 18 (23.38%) XML
9 18 (23.38%) Eclipse
10 15 (19.48%) JUnit
11 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 14 (18.18%) SOA
11 14 (18.18%) Maven
11 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 14 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (16.88%) NoSQL
12 13 (16.88%) Open Source
12 13 (16.88%) Scrum
12 13 (16.88%) HTML
12 13 (16.88%) CSS
13 12 (15.58%) C++
13 12 (15.58%) SQL
13 12 (15.58%) HTTP
13 12 (15.58%) Apache
13 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
13 12 (15.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (15.58%) Apache
2 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) ArcView
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) HTTP
2 8 (10.39%) Internet
3 3 (3.90%) SMTP
4 1 (1.30%) SSL
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (14.29%) Riak
4 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.79%) MySQL
6 4 (5.19%) Big Data
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.60%) Redis
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.30%) Voldemort
9 1 (1.30%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Eclipse
2 15 (19.48%) JUnit
3 14 (18.18%) Maven
4 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.39%) Mockito
6 6 (7.79%) Subversion
7 4 (5.19%) Ant
7 4 (5.19%) Log4j
7 4 (5.19%) NetBeans
7 4 (5.19%) Selenium
8 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.60%) Trac
9 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Workshop
9 2 (2.60%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.56%) Spring
2 25 (32.47%) J2EE
3 23 (29.87%) Web Services
4 18 (23.38%) XML
5 13 (16.88%) HTML
5 13 (16.88%) CSS
6 10 (12.99%) Hibernate
7 9 (11.69%) XSLT
8 8 (10.39%) JSP
8 8 (10.39%) Servlets
8 8 (10.39%) JSON
8 8 (10.39%) jQuery
9 7 (9.09%) Java EE
9 7 (9.09%) SOAP
10 6 (7.79%) EJB
10 6 (7.79%) JSF
11 5 (6.49%) Ajax
11 5 (6.49%) REST
11 5 (6.49%) RESTful
12 4 (5.19%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (16.88%) Open Source
4 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.19%) iPad
5 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.19%) GIS
6 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) UNIX
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) VxWorks
3 2 (2.60%) LynxOS
4 1 (1.30%) AIX
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) TDD
3 21 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 14 (18.18%) SOA
4 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.88%) Scrum
6 11 (14.29%) Document Management
6 11 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 11 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (14.29%) OO
7 7 (9.09%) UML
8 5 (6.49%) Pair Programming
8 5 (6.49%) MVC
8 5 (6.49%) OOP
8 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.49%) BDD
9 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.19%) DSDM
9 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.58%) C++
3 12 (15.58%) SQL
4 8 (10.39%) C#
5 7 (9.09%) Python
6 6 (7.79%) C
7 3 (3.90%) Ada
7 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Sun Certification
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 4 (5.19%) hybris
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle
1 4 (5.19%) SAP
1 4 (5.19%) ESRI
2 2 (2.60%) JBoss
2 2 (2.60%) Sun
2 2 (2.60%) HP
2 2 (2.60%) BEA
3 1 (1.30%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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