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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 73 104 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 68 36 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.00% 1.52% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 1.65% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 60
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,250 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2145 2185 2162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.74% 92.39% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1596 1751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 7 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (54.55%) Spring
4 89 (53.94%) J2EE
5 65 (39.39%) Hibernate
6 48 (29.09%) Ant
6 48 (29.09%) JavaScript
7 47 (28.48%) Scrum
8 43 (26.06%) Web Services
9 41 (24.85%) HTML
9 41 (24.85%) MySQL
10 40 (24.24%) XML
10 40 (24.24%) Maven
11 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
12 38 (23.03%) Linux
13 36 (21.82%) SQL
13 36 (21.82%) SOA
13 36 (21.82%) WebSphere
13 36 (21.82%) jQuery
14 35 (21.21%) Degree
15 34 (20.61%) JSON
15 34 (20.61%) JBoss
15 34 (20.61%) CSS
15 34 (20.61%) GWT
16 33 (20.00%) Unit Testing
16 33 (20.00%) JUnit
17 32 (19.39%) Finance
18 31 (18.79%) TDD
18 31 (18.79%) Spring Security
18 31 (18.79%) Web Development

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (21.82%) WebSphere
2 34 (20.61%) JBoss
3 29 (17.58%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.42%) Apache
6 4 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.42%) Liferay
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) MySQL
2 26 (15.76%) NoSQL
3 25 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (9.70%) Riak
5 13 (7.88%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (6.06%) Relational Database
8 9 (5.45%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.42%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.42%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.42%) DB2
9 4 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (29.09%) Ant
2 40 (24.24%) Maven
3 33 (20.00%) JUnit
4 31 (18.79%) Git (software)
5 26 (15.76%) Jenkins
6 23 (13.94%) Selenium
7 21 (12.73%) JIRA
8 17 (10.30%) Eclipse
8 17 (10.30%) Subversion
9 6 (3.64%) ClearQuest
9 6 (3.64%) ClearCase
10 4 (2.42%) Log4j
10 4 (2.42%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.61%) AnthillPro
11 1 (0.61%) JBehave
General
1 32 (19.39%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Advertising
3 6 (3.64%) Retail
3 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.03%) Automotive
4 5 (3.03%) Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (54.55%) Spring
2 89 (53.94%) J2EE
3 65 (39.39%) Hibernate
4 43 (26.06%) Web Services
5 41 (24.85%) HTML
6 40 (24.24%) XML
7 36 (21.82%) jQuery
8 34 (20.61%) GWT
8 34 (20.61%) JSON
8 34 (20.61%) CSS
9 31 (18.79%) Spring Security
10 29 (17.58%) AngularJS
11 27 (16.36%) HTML5
12 21 (12.73%) RESTful
12 21 (12.73%) CSS3
12 21 (12.73%) PhoneGap
13 13 (7.88%) JPA
13 13 (7.88%) Java EE
14 12 (7.27%) Struts
15 11 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.42%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.03%) Linux
2 28 (16.97%) UNIX
3 12 (7.27%) Windows
4 4 (2.42%) Android
4 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (28.48%) Scrum
3 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
4 36 (21.82%) SOA
5 33 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 31 (18.79%) Web Development
6 31 (18.79%) TDD
6 31 (18.79%) Open Source
7 28 (16.97%) OOP
8 26 (15.76%) Multithreading
9 25 (15.15%) MVC
10 22 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 21 (12.73%) Mobile Development
11 21 (12.73%) OO
12 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (9.70%) Business Continuity
13 16 (9.70%) Document Management
13 16 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (8.48%) SDLC
15 11 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.82%) SQL
4 25 (15.15%) Python
5 22 (13.33%) PHP
6 21 (12.73%) Ruby
7 11 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.85%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.24%) Perl
10 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.42%) XQuery
11 4 (2.42%) XPath
12 3 (1.82%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.03%) Ansible
2 5 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (10.30%) Oracle
2 8 (4.85%) IBM
3 4 (2.42%) VMware
4 2 (1.21%) hybris
4 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.61%) ATG
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