The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 135 141 145
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.053% 0.52% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.55% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Java Software 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
1796 2363 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.28% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1618 1706
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) REST
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
6 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
6 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Wicket
6 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Grails
6 3 (37.50%) Drupal
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (37.50%) SOAP
6 3 (37.50%) PHP

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) HBase
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
5 3 (37.50%) Grails
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Java SE
6 1 (12.50%) JDBC
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) ODBC
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) B2B
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle