The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 30 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 171 213 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.74% 9.85% 13.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.17% 24.68% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 140 187 267
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
996 863 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.24% 39.92% 50.02%
Number of salaries quoted 865 745 1069
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Berkshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Java Salary Trend in Reading

Java
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 154 (40.85%) Linux
2 117 (31.03%) HTML
3 112 (29.71%) C++
4 108 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (27.06%) Enterprise Software
6 100 (26.53%) .NET
7 99 (26.26%) Degree
8 94 (24.93%) Computer Science
9 89 (23.61%) C#
9 89 (23.61%) JavaScript
10 75 (19.89%) CSS
11 69 (18.30%) Software Engineering
12 68 (18.04%) NoSQL
13 67 (17.77%) Spring
13 67 (17.77%) TDD
13 67 (17.77%) UNIX
14 66 (17.51%) SQL
15 61 (16.18%) Python
15 61 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
16 60 (15.92%) Riak
17 57 (15.12%) Document Management
17 57 (15.12%) XML
17 57 (15.12%) PHP
18 53 (14.06%) Business Continuity
18 53 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
19 49 (13.00%) Telecoms
19 49 (13.00%) Oracle
19 49 (13.00%) SQL Server
19 49 (13.00%) SaaS
20 47 (12.47%) Unit Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (11.41%) Apache
2 27 (7.16%) Tomcat
3 19 (5.04%) IIS
4 13 (3.45%) CMS
4 13 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.33%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (1.06%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.06%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.06%) Alfresco
7 4 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.80%) Node.js
8 3 (0.80%) FileNet
8 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.80%) Documentum
9 2 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (4.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (13.00%) SaaS
2 11 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.86%) PaaS
3 7 (1.86%) IaaS
4 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.53%) Force.com
6 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.16%) HTTP
2 25 (6.63%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.10%) Internet
4 18 (4.77%) DNS
5 16 (4.24%) DHCP
5 16 (4.24%) LDAP
6 9 (2.39%) SSL
7 4 (1.06%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.06%) Firewall
7 4 (1.06%) IPsec
7 4 (1.06%) LAN
7 4 (1.06%) WAN
8 3 (0.80%) SMS
8 3 (0.80%) Network Security
9 2 (0.53%) 3G
10 1 (0.27%) X.500
10 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.27%) SMTP
10 1 (0.27%) VPN
10 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.04%) NoSQL
2 61 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 60 (15.92%) Riak
4 49 (13.00%) SQL Server
5 30 (7.96%) MySQL
6 19 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (4.51%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.98%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.92%) Big Data
10 9 (2.39%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.59%) Pentaho
12 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.06%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.80%) MarkLogic
16 2 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.71%) Maven
2 13 (3.45%) JUnit
3 12 (3.18%) Subversion
4 9 (2.39%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.12%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.86%) Selenium
6 7 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.33%) EasyMock
7 5 (1.33%) Ant
8 4 (1.06%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.06%) JIRA
8 4 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.06%) TestNG
8 4 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.80%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.53%) PVCS
10 2 (0.53%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 49 (13.00%) Telecoms
2 35 (9.28%) Finance
3 24 (6.37%) Marketing
4 21 (5.57%) Billing
5 10 (2.65%) Banking
5 10 (2.65%) Retail
6 6 (1.59%) Military
7 5 (1.33%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.06%) Publishing
9 3 (0.80%) Automotive
9 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.80%) French Language
10 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 200 (53.05%) Developer
2 100 (26.53%) Java Developer
3 49 (13.00%) Senior Developer
4 41 (10.88%) Software Developer
5 40 (10.61%) Software Engineer
6 35 (9.28%) Consultant
7 30 (7.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (6.37%) Architect
9 22 (5.84%) QA Engineer
10 20 (5.31%) Graduate
10 20 (5.31%) Tester
11 19 (5.04%) J2EE Developer
11 19 (5.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 18 (4.77%) QA Tester
13 16 (4.24%) .NET Developer
14 15 (3.98%) C# Developer
15 14 (3.71%) Principal Engineer
16 13 (3.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 12 (3.18%) Senior Consultant
17 12 (3.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (31.03%) HTML
2 100 (26.53%) .NET
3 75 (19.89%) CSS
4 67 (17.77%) Spring
5 57 (15.12%) XML
6 43 (11.41%) Web Services
7 41 (10.88%) J2EE
7 41 (10.88%) Java EE
8 40 (10.61%) HTML5
9 37 (9.81%) Ajax
10 36 (9.55%) jQuery
11 30 (7.96%) Hibernate
12 28 (7.43%) Struts
13 25 (6.63%) ASP.NET
13 25 (6.63%) CSS3
14 23 (6.10%) SOAP
14 23 (6.10%) JSON
15 22 (5.84%) OSGi
16 21 (5.57%) JSP
17 20 (5.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 102 (27.06%) Enterprise Software
2 94 (24.93%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.10%) Open Source
4 15 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.65%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.59%) FMCG
7 4 (1.06%) GIS
7 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.06%) Physics
8 3 (0.80%) IVR
8 3 (0.80%) iPad
8 3 (0.80%) New Media
8 3 (0.80%) iPhone
9 2 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.27%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.27%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 154 (40.85%) Linux
2 67 (17.77%) UNIX
3 45 (11.94%) Windows
4 5 (1.33%) Android
4 5 (1.33%) Solaris
4 5 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.80%) HPUX
6 2 (0.53%) CentOS
6 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (18.30%) Software Engineering
3 67 (17.77%) TDD
4 57 (15.12%) Document Management
5 53 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 53 (14.06%) Business Continuity
6 47 (12.47%) Unit Testing
7 44 (11.67%) SOA
8 29 (7.69%) MVC
9 27 (7.16%) E-Commerce
10 26 (6.90%) OO
11 24 (6.37%) CRM
11 24 (6.37%) Multithreading
12 22 (5.84%) Test Automation
13 20 (5.31%) Scrum
13 20 (5.31%) eTOM
14 19 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (4.77%) User Stories
16 17 (4.51%) Stress Testing
16 17 (4.51%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (29.71%) C++
2 89 (23.61%) C#
2 89 (23.61%) JavaScript
3 66 (17.51%) SQL
4 61 (16.18%) Python
5 57 (15.12%) PHP
6 42 (11.14%) Perl
7 37 (9.81%) C
8 33 (8.75%) Shell Script
9 20 (5.31%) VB.NET
10 17 (4.51%) VB
11 16 (4.24%) Ruby
12 11 (2.92%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.86%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.59%) VBScript
14 6 (1.59%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.06%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.80%) VB6
16 3 (0.80%) Lua
16 3 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 99 (26.26%) Degree
2 31 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.10%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.77%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.59%) MCSE
6 5 (1.33%) MCITP
7 3 (0.80%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.53%) ISEB
8 2 (0.53%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) MCSA
9 1 (0.27%) OSCP
9 1 (0.27%) OSCE
9 1 (0.27%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.27%) Nmap
3 1 (0.27%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 20 (5.31%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (0.80%) Puppet
3 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.27%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.27%) Nessus
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
4 1 (0.27%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (13.00%) Oracle
2 42 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.31%) VMware
4 16 (4.24%) Citrix
5 12 (3.18%) JBoss
6 11 (2.92%) Huawei
7 8 (2.12%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.12%) Websense
8 7 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.86%) Rackspace
8 7 (1.86%) HP
8 7 (1.86%) Dell
9 6 (1.59%) Google
9 6 (1.59%) ATG
10 5 (1.33%) Lotus
11 4 (1.06%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.06%) hybris
11 4 (1.06%) IBM
12 3 (0.80%) SAP
12 3 (0.80%) Sun
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