The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 138 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £42,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
Java Programmer
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
2273 2077 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 93.14% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1655 1554
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Reading region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (77.78%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) SMTP
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) GWT
5 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) JBoss
7 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) JUnit
7 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
1 3 (33.33%) SMTP
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) TestNG
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) GWT
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss