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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 75 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 68 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.05% 1.79% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 1.94% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 56
Average salary £48,250 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.88% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £31,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £56,250
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
2109 2215 2168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.57% 92.41% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1558 1726
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 3 August 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (58.48%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (57.89%) Spring
4 90 (52.63%) J2EE
5 76 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 51 (29.82%) JavaScript
7 48 (28.07%) Ant
7 48 (28.07%) Scrum
8 46 (26.90%) Web Services
9 39 (22.81%) XML
10 38 (22.22%) Linux
10 38 (22.22%) HTML
11 37 (21.64%) Degree
11 37 (21.64%) Unit Testing
12 36 (21.05%) Maven
12 36 (21.05%) MySQL
13 34 (19.88%) jQuery
13 34 (19.88%) WebSphere
14 33 (19.30%) JUnit
14 33 (19.30%) JBoss
14 33 (19.30%) SOA
15 32 (18.71%) CSS
16 31 (18.13%) SQL
16 31 (18.13%) JSON
16 31 (18.13%) Computer Science
16 31 (18.13%) Finance
16 31 (18.13%) Jenkins
17 30 (17.54%) Software Engineering
18 29 (16.96%) OOP
18 29 (16.96%) GWT

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 34 (19.88%) WebSphere
2 33 (19.30%) JBoss
3 27 (15.79%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.85%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.92%) Apache
7 4 (2.34%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.34%) Liferay
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.09%) SaaS
3 2 (1.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.05%) MySQL
2 29 (16.96%) NoSQL
3 27 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (10.53%) Riak
5 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.92%) JasperReports
9 5 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.34%) DB2
10 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (28.07%) Ant
2 36 (21.05%) Maven
3 33 (19.30%) JUnit
4 31 (18.13%) Jenkins
5 25 (14.62%) Git (software)
6 19 (11.11%) Selenium
7 18 (10.53%) JIRA
8 16 (9.36%) Eclipse
9 15 (8.77%) Subversion
10 5 (2.92%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.34%) ClearQuest
11 4 (2.34%) Log4j
11 4 (2.34%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.58%) AnthillPro
General
1 31 (18.13%) Finance
2 9 (5.26%) Advertising
3 8 (4.68%) Retail
4 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.51%) Banking
6 5 (2.92%) Automotive
7 3 (1.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (57.89%) Spring
2 90 (52.63%) J2EE
3 76 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 46 (26.90%) Web Services
5 39 (22.81%) XML
6 38 (22.22%) HTML
7 34 (19.88%) jQuery
8 32 (18.71%) CSS
9 31 (18.13%) JSON
10 29 (16.96%) GWT
11 27 (15.79%) AngularJS
12 26 (15.20%) Spring Security
13 25 (14.62%) RESTful
14 24 (14.04%) HTML5
15 18 (10.53%) CSS3
15 18 (10.53%) PhoneGap
16 16 (9.36%) REST
17 13 (7.60%) SOAP
18 11 (6.43%) JPA
19 10 (5.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.34%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.34%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.34%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.22%) Linux
2 24 (14.04%) UNIX
3 14 (8.19%) Windows
4 4 (2.34%) Android
4 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (58.48%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.07%) Scrum
3 37 (21.64%) Unit Testing
4 33 (19.30%) SOA
5 30 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.96%) OOP
7 28 (16.37%) Open Source
8 27 (15.79%) TDD
8 27 (15.79%) Web Development
9 23 (13.45%) Multithreading
10 21 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (12.28%) MVC
11 20 (11.70%) OO
12 18 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (10.53%) Business Continuity
12 18 (10.53%) Document Management
12 18 (10.53%) Mobile Development
13 17 (9.94%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.43%) SDLC
15 9 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 31 (18.13%) SQL
4 22 (12.87%) Python
5 20 (11.70%) Ruby
6 19 (11.11%) PHP
7 8 (4.68%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.34%) XPath
9 4 (2.34%) Perl
9 4 (2.34%) XQuery
10 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.17%) C++
12 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 37 (21.64%) Degree
2 9 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.92%) Ansible
2 5 (2.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (9.94%) Oracle
2 8 (4.68%) IBM
3 4 (2.34%) VMware
4 2 (1.17%) hybris
4 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.58%) ATG
5 1 (0.58%) Apple
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