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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 93 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 50 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.08% 2.08% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.17% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 62
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
1990 2299 2157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.22% 95.75% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1595 1620
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (42.86%) CSS
4 46 (41.07%) JavaScript
5 45 (40.18%) XML
6 40 (35.71%) Spring
7 37 (33.04%) Linux
8 35 (31.25%) Degree
9 32 (28.57%) HTML
10 31 (27.68%) Hibernate
11 28 (25.00%) Scrum
11 28 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (24.11%) Web Services
13 26 (23.21%) SOAP
13 26 (23.21%) JUnit
13 26 (23.21%) jQuery
14 23 (20.54%) Windows
15 22 (19.64%) C++
15 22 (19.64%) RESTful
16 21 (18.75%) Unit Testing
16 21 (18.75%) SDLC
17 20 (17.86%) J2EE
17 20 (17.86%) JSP
17 20 (17.86%) OO
18 19 (16.96%) JBoss
18 19 (16.96%) SQL
18 19 (16.96%) AngularJS
19 18 (16.07%) Computer Science
19 18 (16.07%) NoSQL
19 18 (16.07%) TDD

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (16.96%) JBoss
2 7 (6.25%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.46%) Node.js
5 4 (3.57%) Drupal
5 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.68%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.68%) Liferay
6 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) Internet
2 8 (7.14%) HTTP
3 4 (3.57%) SSL
3 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 14 (12.50%) HBase
3 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.04%) MySQL
6 7 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.25%) Big Data
6 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 7 (6.25%) Riak
7 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.57%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.68%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (23.21%) JUnit
2 17 (15.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.50%) TestNG
4 12 (10.71%) Maven
5 9 (8.04%) Ant
6 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.57%) Mockito
7 3 (2.68%) DbUnit
7 3 (2.68%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.68%) JIRA
7 3 (2.68%) jMock
8 2 (1.79%) Selenium
8 2 (1.79%) Subversion
9 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.89%) gulp
General
1 9 (8.04%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Games
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Automotive
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (42.86%) CSS
2 45 (40.18%) XML
3 40 (35.71%) Spring
4 32 (28.57%) HTML
5 31 (27.68%) Hibernate
6 27 (24.11%) Web Services
7 26 (23.21%) jQuery
7 26 (23.21%) SOAP
8 22 (19.64%) RESTful
9 20 (17.86%) J2EE
9 20 (17.86%) JSP
10 19 (16.96%) AngularJS
11 13 (11.61%) POSIX
12 9 (8.04%) Ajax
12 9 (8.04%) Grails
12 9 (8.04%) Java EE
12 9 (8.04%) REST
13 8 (7.14%) Struts
14 7 (6.25%) Backbone.js
14 7 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.04%) Linux
2 23 (20.54%) Windows
3 13 (11.61%) Unix
4 5 (4.46%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (25.00%) Scrum
3 21 (18.75%) SDLC
3 21 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 20 (17.86%) OO
5 18 (16.07%) TDD
6 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
7 12 (10.71%) Secure Coding
8 11 (9.82%) MVC
9 10 (8.93%) Open Source
10 9 (8.04%) SOA
10 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.25%) Document Management
12 6 (5.36%) Web Development
13 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.46%) Information Management
13 5 (4.46%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 22 (19.64%) C++
4 19 (16.96%) SQL
5 14 (12.50%) Perl
6 13 (11.61%) R
7 12 (10.71%) Python
8 9 (8.04%) Ruby
8 9 (8.04%) Scala
9 8 (7.14%) PHP
10 6 (5.36%) C
11 3 (2.68%) Groovy
11 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.79%) C#
12 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (11.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (1.79%) Google
2 2 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (0.89%) Adobe
3 1 (0.89%) BT
3 1 (0.89%) Hortonworks
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
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