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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 57 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 103 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.28% 1.37% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 1.47% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 93 32 36
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
2224 2251 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.40% 93.48% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1694 1617
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 4 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (61.84%) J2EE
3 93 (61.18%) Spring
4 90 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (38.82%) Hibernate
6 51 (33.55%) MySQL
7 45 (29.61%) SQL
8 41 (26.97%) Web Services
8 41 (26.97%) Software Engineering
9 39 (25.66%) Maven
9 39 (25.66%) Scrum
9 39 (25.66%) JavaScript
10 38 (25.00%) TDD
11 36 (23.68%) XML
11 36 (23.68%) GWT
11 36 (23.68%) Git (software)
12 35 (23.03%) Degree
13 34 (22.37%) UNIX
13 34 (22.37%) Linux
14 33 (21.71%) HTML
14 33 (21.71%) Spring Security
15 32 (21.05%) SOA
15 32 (21.05%) Finance
16 29 (19.08%) Ant
16 29 (19.08%) jQuery
17 27 (17.76%) Waterfall
17 27 (17.76%) JSON
18 25 (16.45%) CSS
19 24 (15.79%) Unit Testing
20 23 (15.13%) Web Development

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 22 (14.47%) WebLogic
1 22 (14.47%) JBoss
2 20 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 15 (9.87%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.95%) Apache
5 5 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.29%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.63%) Liferay
6 4 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.55%) MySQL
2 15 (9.87%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (9.87%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.58%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.92%) Riak
5 8 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.95%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.63%) DB2
8 2 (1.32%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 39 (25.66%) Maven
2 36 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 29 (19.08%) Ant
4 21 (13.82%) Subversion
5 20 (13.16%) Selenium
6 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
7 16 (10.53%) JUnit
8 14 (9.21%) Eclipse
9 13 (8.55%) JIRA
10 7 (4.61%) ClearCase
11 6 (3.95%) ClearQuest
12 4 (2.63%) Mockito
12 4 (2.63%) Log4j
13 3 (1.97%) JBehave
13 3 (1.97%) AnthillPro
14 2 (1.32%) Artifactory
15 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
15 1 (0.66%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 32 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Advertising
3 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.95%) Retail
4 4 (2.63%) Automotive
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (61.84%) J2EE
2 93 (61.18%) Spring
3 59 (38.82%) Hibernate
4 41 (26.97%) Web Services
5 36 (23.68%) XML
5 36 (23.68%) GWT
6 33 (21.71%) HTML
6 33 (21.71%) Spring Security
7 29 (19.08%) jQuery
8 27 (17.76%) JSON
9 25 (16.45%) CSS
10 19 (12.50%) Struts
10 19 (12.50%) HTML5
11 18 (11.84%) AngularJS
11 18 (11.84%) Java EE
12 16 (10.53%) RESTful
13 13 (8.55%) Ajax
13 13 (8.55%) JSP
13 13 (8.55%) CSS3
13 13 (8.55%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Open Source
2 18 (11.84%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.29%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.29%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.63%) iPad
6 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.66%) Physics
7 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.37%) UNIX
1 34 (22.37%) Linux
2 4 (2.63%) Android
2 4 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (1.32%) VMS
4 1 (0.66%) SUSE
4 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.97%) Software Engineering
3 39 (25.66%) Scrum
4 38 (25.00%) TDD
5 32 (21.05%) SOA
6 27 (17.76%) Waterfall
7 24 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 23 (15.13%) Web Development
9 22 (14.47%) MVC
10 21 (13.82%) Multithreading
11 17 (11.18%) OOP
12 16 (10.53%) OO
12 16 (10.53%) Validation
13 13 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (8.55%) Mobile Development
14 12 (7.89%) Test Planning
14 12 (7.89%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.92%) UML
15 9 (5.92%) Document Management
15 9 (5.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (29.61%) SQL
3 39 (25.66%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.16%) Shell Script
5 18 (11.84%) Python
6 15 (9.87%) Ruby
7 13 (8.55%) PHP
8 12 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 12 (7.89%) Perl
9 10 (6.58%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.95%) XPath
10 6 (3.95%) XQuery
11 3 (1.97%) C++
12 2 (1.32%) Groovy
12 2 (1.32%) VBScript
13 1 (0.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (23.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.63%) Puppet
3 2 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (11.84%) Oracle
2 6 (3.95%) hybris
3 4 (2.63%) VMware
3 4 (2.63%) SAP
4 2 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.66%) ATG
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