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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 64 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 91 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.72% 1.82% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 1.96% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 76 41 52
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
2259 2194 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 92.81% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1654 1571
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 £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 135 (99.26%) Java
2 86 (63.24%) J2EE
3 80 (58.82%) Spring
4 79 (58.09%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (34.56%) SQL
6 46 (33.82%) MySQL
7 45 (33.09%) Hibernate
8 42 (30.88%) XML
9 41 (30.15%) JavaScript
10 40 (29.41%) Web Services
11 39 (28.68%) TDD
11 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
11 39 (28.68%) Git (software)
12 37 (27.21%) Finance
12 37 (27.21%) Linux
13 36 (26.47%) HTML
14 35 (25.74%) UNIX
14 35 (25.74%) Scrum
15 34 (25.00%) Degree
16 33 (24.26%) Maven
17 32 (23.53%) SOA
18 30 (22.06%) jQuery
19 27 (19.85%) CSS
20 26 (19.12%) GWT
20 26 (19.12%) JSON
21 25 (18.38%) Waterfall
22 24 (17.65%) Subversion
23 23 (16.91%) Spring Security
24 22 (16.18%) Java EE
24 22 (16.18%) Selenium

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (15.44%) WebLogic
1 21 (15.44%) Tomcat
2 19 (13.97%) JBoss
3 17 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.82%) Apache
5 10 (7.35%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.94%) Liferay
7 2 (1.47%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.82%) MySQL
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.94%) DB2
5 4 (2.94%) Riak
6 2 (1.47%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (28.68%) Git (software)
2 33 (24.26%) Maven
3 24 (17.65%) Subversion
4 22 (16.18%) Selenium
5 21 (15.44%) Ant
6 14 (10.29%) Eclipse
7 12 (8.82%) Jenkins
8 11 (8.09%) JUnit
9 10 (7.35%) JIRA
10 9 (6.62%) Mockito
11 8 (5.88%) ClearCase
12 6 (4.41%) ClearQuest
13 4 (2.94%) Log4j
14 3 (2.21%) AnthillPro
14 3 (2.21%) JBehave
15 2 (1.47%) Artifactory
15 2 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
16 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
16 1 (0.74%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 37 (27.21%) Finance
2 17 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.15%) Advertising
4 6 (4.41%) Banking
5 5 (3.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (63.24%) J2EE
2 80 (58.82%) Spring
3 45 (33.09%) Hibernate
4 42 (30.88%) XML
5 40 (29.41%) Web Services
6 36 (26.47%) HTML
7 30 (22.06%) jQuery
8 27 (19.85%) CSS
9 26 (19.12%) JSON
9 26 (19.12%) GWT
10 23 (16.91%) Spring Security
11 22 (16.18%) Java EE
12 21 (15.44%) JSP
13 19 (13.97%) Struts
14 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
15 16 (11.76%) HTML5
16 14 (10.29%) XSLT
16 14 (10.29%) Ajax
17 12 (8.82%) SWT
17 12 (8.82%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.29%) Open Source
4 13 (9.56%) Client/Server
5 9 (6.62%) iPad
6 6 (4.41%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.94%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.74%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.74%) Physics
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.21%) Linux
2 35 (25.74%) UNIX
3 5 (3.68%) Windows
4 4 (2.94%) Android
4 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.47%) VMS
5 2 (1.47%) SUSE
6 1 (0.74%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.74%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (58.09%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.68%) TDD
2 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
3 35 (25.74%) Scrum
4 32 (23.53%) SOA
5 25 (18.38%) Waterfall
6 21 (15.44%) Unit Testing
7 20 (14.71%) MVC
8 18 (13.24%) Web Development
9 17 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 16 (11.76%) Validation
10 16 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 13 (9.56%) OO
11 13 (9.56%) OOP
12 12 (8.82%) UML
12 12 (8.82%) Test Planning
13 11 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (7.35%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.35%) Mobile Development
15 9 (6.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 135 (99.26%) Java
2 47 (34.56%) SQL
3 41 (30.15%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.71%) Shell Script
5 15 (11.03%) Python
6 13 (9.56%) Perl
7 12 (8.82%) PHP
7 12 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 12 (8.82%) Ruby
8 9 (6.62%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.41%) XQuery
9 6 (4.41%) XPath
10 5 (3.68%) C++
11 3 (2.21%) C#
12 2 (1.47%) C
12 2 (1.47%) Delphi
12 2 (1.47%) Pascal
12 2 (1.47%) Ada
12 2 (1.47%) VBScript
12 2 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.41%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (14.71%) Oracle
2 10 (7.35%) hybris
3 9 (6.62%) SAP
4 4 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (1.47%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.74%) HP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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