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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 100 90 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 62 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 2.43% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.64% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 80
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2431 2346 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.11% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1776 1673
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,100 £67,500
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 19 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 93 (97.89%) Java
2 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (53.68%) Spring
4 46 (48.42%) J2EE
5 42 (44.21%) SQL
6 39 (41.05%) Web Services
7 38 (40.00%) Linux
8 37 (38.95%) Degree
9 35 (36.84%) XML
9 35 (36.84%) Telecoms
9 35 (36.84%) Finance
10 34 (35.79%) Git (software)
11 33 (34.74%) JavaScript
11 33 (34.74%) Scrum
12 32 (33.68%) TDD
13 31 (32.63%) HTML
14 29 (30.53%) CSS
14 29 (30.53%) Unit Testing
14 29 (30.53%) MySQL
14 29 (30.53%) Apache
15 28 (29.47%) Computer Science
16 27 (28.42%) Tomcat
17 26 (27.37%) JSP
17 26 (27.37%) Java EE
17 26 (27.37%) HTTP
18 25 (26.32%) E-Commerce
19 24 (25.26%) jQuery
19 24 (25.26%) Mockito
20 21 (22.11%) Selenium
20 21 (22.11%) SOA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (30.53%) Apache
2 27 (28.42%) Tomcat
3 19 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.26%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) ArcView
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.37%) HTTP
2 4 (4.21%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) MySQL
2 6 (6.32%) Big Data
2 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (35.79%) Git (software)
2 24 (25.26%) Mockito
3 21 (22.11%) Selenium
4 19 (20.00%) Maven
5 17 (17.89%) Subversion
6 16 (16.84%) Eclipse
7 15 (15.79%) JUnit
8 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.26%) Trac
9 5 (5.26%) Log4j
9 5 (5.26%) NetBeans
10 3 (3.16%) Ant
10 3 (3.16%) ClearCase
11 2 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (2.11%) AnthillPro
11 2 (2.11%) JBehave
11 2 (2.11%) Artifactory
12 1 (1.05%) TestNG
12 1 (1.05%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (36.84%) Telecoms
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.68%) Spring
2 46 (48.42%) J2EE
3 39 (41.05%) Web Services
4 35 (36.84%) XML
5 31 (32.63%) HTML
6 29 (30.53%) CSS
7 26 (27.37%) JSP
7 26 (27.37%) Java EE
8 24 (25.26%) jQuery
9 20 (21.05%) Hibernate
10 19 (20.00%) XSLT
10 19 (20.00%) XHTML
11 11 (11.58%) JSON
12 9 (9.47%) Struts
12 9 (9.47%) EJB
13 7 (7.37%) JDBC
13 7 (7.37%) JSF
13 7 (7.37%) Spring MVC
14 6 (6.32%) JPA
14 6 (6.32%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) Computer Science
2 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 19 (20.00%) iPad
4 7 (7.37%) Open Source
5 6 (6.32%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.26%) GIS
7 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.05%) Physics
9 1 (1.05%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) UNIX
3 4 (4.21%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) VxWorks
4 3 (3.16%) LynxOS
5 2 (2.11%) SUSE
5 2 (2.11%) VMS
5 2 (2.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.74%) Scrum
3 32 (33.68%) TDD
4 29 (30.53%) Unit Testing
5 25 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 21 (22.11%) SOA
7 19 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
7 19 (20.00%) DSDM
7 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 19 (20.00%) BDD
7 19 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 17 (17.89%) OO
9 15 (15.79%) Waterfall
10 10 (10.53%) UML
11 9 (9.47%) MVC
12 6 (6.32%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.26%) Multithreading
14 4 (4.21%) Test Automation
14 4 (4.21%) Validation
14 4 (4.21%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 93 (97.89%) Java
2 42 (44.21%) SQL
3 33 (34.74%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.63%) Perl
5 9 (9.47%) C#
5 9 (9.47%) Python
6 8 (8.42%) C++
7 7 (7.37%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.26%) C
8 5 (5.26%) Ada
9 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.16%) Groovy
11 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.11%) Ruby
11 2 (2.11%) XPath
11 2 (2.11%) Delphi
11 2 (2.11%) PHP
11 2 (2.11%) VBScript
11 2 (2.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (38.95%) Degree
2 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) SAP
1 19 (20.00%) hybris
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) ESRI
4 3 (3.16%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.11%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
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