The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 223 174 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.06% 7.33% 10.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.17% 20.14% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 146 145 216
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Java
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
886 864 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.98% 36.41% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 722 719 726
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 207 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (34.25%) Linux
3 153 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 143 (30.23%) SQL
5 122 (25.79%) Spring
5 122 (25.79%) Degree
6 118 (24.95%) Software Engineering
7 111 (23.47%) J2EE
8 108 (22.83%) Oracle
9 106 (22.41%) Python
10 104 (21.99%) Computer Science
11 98 (20.72%) MySQL
12 92 (19.45%) HTML
13 90 (19.03%) Hibernate
14 88 (18.60%) Finance
14 88 (18.60%) Web Services
15 87 (18.39%) jQuery
16 84 (17.76%) Scrum
17 78 (16.49%) XML
18 75 (15.86%) CSS
19 74 (15.64%) .NET
19 74 (15.64%) PHP
20 69 (14.59%) C#
21 67 (14.16%) Windows
22 66 (13.95%) UNIX
23 65 (13.74%) SaaS
24 64 (13.53%) JSON
24 64 (13.53%) Maven
24 64 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
25 62 (13.11%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 60 (12.68%) WebLogic
2 55 (11.63%) Tomcat
3 50 (10.57%) JBoss
4 48 (10.15%) WebSphere
5 36 (7.61%) Apache
6 23 (4.86%) IIS
7 16 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (3.17%) Node.js
9 6 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (1.27%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.27%) Liferay
9 6 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.21%) CMS
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.90%) MS Office
3 5 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.85%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (13.74%) SaaS
2 17 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.17%) Taleo
4 12 (2.54%) Responsys
5 8 (1.69%) PaaS
6 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.63%) Force.com
9 2 (0.42%) GitHub
10 1 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.34%) TCP/IP
2 21 (4.44%) Firewall
3 16 (3.38%) HTTP
4 14 (2.96%) Internet
5 11 (2.33%) SSL
6 6 (1.27%) SMTP
6 6 (1.27%) LDAP
7 4 (0.85%) DNS
8 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.42%) VPN
8 2 (0.42%) ATM
8 2 (0.42%) VoIP
8 2 (0.42%) Network Security
9 1 (0.21%) WebEx
9 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.21%) DHCP
9 1 (0.21%) FTP
9 1 (0.21%) ISDN
9 1 (0.21%) PBX
9 1 (0.21%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (20.72%) MySQL
2 55 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 53 (11.21%) NoSQL
4 34 (7.19%) Relational Database
5 31 (6.55%) Oracle Database
6 30 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (4.44%) MongoDB
9 20 (4.23%) Hadoop
10 17 (3.59%) Riak
10 17 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (2.33%) Big Data
14 8 (1.69%) DB2
15 7 (1.48%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.48%) JasperReports
16 6 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
17 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (13.53%) Maven
2 58 (12.26%) Ant
3 56 (11.84%) Jenkins
4 49 (10.36%) Git (software)
5 47 (9.94%) Selenium
6 45 (9.51%) Eclipse
7 37 (7.82%) JUnit
8 30 (6.34%) Subversion
9 20 (4.23%) JIRA
10 9 (1.90%) Mocha
10 9 (1.90%) Grunt
10 9 (1.90%) Gradle
11 8 (1.69%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.69%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.27%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.06%) JBehave
13 5 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.06%) TestNG
13 5 (1.06%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.06%) CruiseControl
General
1 88 (18.60%) Finance
2 45 (9.51%) Telecoms
3 35 (7.40%) Banking
4 18 (3.81%) Advertising
5 17 (3.59%) Legal
6 16 (3.38%) Retail
7 14 (2.96%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.48%) Publishing
9 6 (1.27%) Automotive
10 5 (1.06%) Marketing
11 4 (0.85%) French Language
12 3 (0.63%) Electronics
13 2 (0.42%) Law
13 2 (0.42%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 250 (52.85%) Developer
2 173 (36.58%) Java Developer
3 77 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 61 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 57 (12.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 42 (8.88%) Consultant
7 26 (5.50%) Lead Developer
7 26 (5.50%) Administrator
7 26 (5.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 25 (5.29%) Analyst
8 25 (5.29%) Lead Java Developer
9 24 (5.07%) Architect
9 24 (5.07%) Technical Support
10 23 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (4.44%) Support Engineer
12 19 (4.02%) Technical Support Engineer
12 19 (4.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 19 (4.02%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (3.38%) Software Developer
13 16 (3.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (25.79%) Spring
2 111 (23.47%) J2EE
3 92 (19.45%) HTML
4 90 (19.03%) Hibernate
5 88 (18.60%) Web Services
6 87 (18.39%) jQuery
7 78 (16.49%) XML
8 75 (15.86%) CSS
9 74 (15.64%) .NET
10 64 (13.53%) JSON
11 62 (13.11%) AngularJS
12 44 (9.30%) HTML5
12 44 (9.30%) Ajax
13 43 (9.09%) REST
14 34 (7.19%) Servlets
15 33 (6.98%) SOAP
15 33 (6.98%) RESTful
16 32 (6.77%) JSP
16 32 (6.77%) GWT
17 31 (6.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 104 (21.99%) Computer Science
2 64 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.02%) Mathematics
7 18 (3.81%) User Experience
8 12 (2.54%) Physics
8 12 (2.54%) Statistics
9 11 (2.33%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.90%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.90%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.69%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.69%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (1.27%) Oracle Exalogic
12 6 (1.27%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.27%) Life Science
12 6 (1.27%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 162 (34.25%) Linux
2 67 (14.16%) Windows
3 66 (13.95%) UNIX
4 26 (5.50%) Oracle Linux
5 21 (4.44%) CentOS
6 19 (4.02%) Mac OS X
7 12 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.33%) Android
9 9 (1.90%) Solaris
9 9 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.48%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (24.95%) Software Engineering
3 84 (17.76%) Scrum
4 59 (12.47%) Unit Testing
5 57 (12.05%) Web Development
6 56 (11.84%) Open Source
7 55 (11.63%) TDD
7 55 (11.63%) SOA
8 54 (11.42%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (10.78%) OO
10 42 (8.88%) Waterfall
11 40 (8.46%) Mentoring
11 40 (8.46%) MVC
12 39 (8.25%) SDLC
13 35 (7.40%) OOP
14 33 (6.98%) Multithreading
15 29 (6.13%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (5.07%) Mobile Development
18 23 (4.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 153 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 143 (30.23%) SQL
3 106 (22.41%) Python
4 74 (15.64%) PHP
5 69 (14.59%) C#
6 51 (10.78%) Perl
7 50 (10.57%) Ruby
8 47 (9.94%) C++
9 36 (7.61%) C
10 34 (7.19%) Shell Script
11 23 (4.86%) PL/SQL
12 20 (4.23%) T-SQL
13 17 (3.59%) VB.NET
14 14 (2.96%) Objective-C
15 11 (2.33%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.27%) XPath
17 5 (1.06%) Apex Code
17 5 (1.06%) VBScript
18 4 (0.85%) XQuery
19 3 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 122 (25.79%) Degree
2 24 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.06%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (1.06%) IC3 Certification
5 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) ISEB
6 2 (0.42%) PMP
6 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.21%) MCPD
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) PhD
7 1 (0.21%) CITP
7 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.40%) QA
2 6 (1.27%) GCP
3 4 (0.85%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.33%) VMware ESX
2 11 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.48%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.06%) KVM
5 3 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (8.03%) Puppet
2 18 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (2.54%) Graphite
5 10 (2.11%) Nagios
6 8 (1.69%) ZABBIX
6 8 (1.69%) Ansible
7 7 (1.48%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.27%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.85%) SCCM
10 4 (0.85%) Rundeck
11 3 (0.63%) Cacti
11 3 (0.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 108 (22.83%) Oracle
2 30 (6.34%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.23%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.38%) VMware
5 15 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.17%) Sun
6 14 (2.96%) IBM
7 12 (2.54%) Eloqua
8 11 (2.33%) Websense
9 9 (1.90%) Cisco
10 7 (1.48%) Tableau
11 5 (1.06%) Splunk
11 5 (1.06%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.06%) Genesys
12 3 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.63%) SAP
12 3 (0.63%) ESRI
12 3 (0.63%) BT
12 3 (0.63%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.42%) hybris
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ConSol Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Stock Options and Benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 Days’ Holiday & Ski Trip!
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-59k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Tiro Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Good benefits
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
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TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £565000 per annum
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Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
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Parago Software Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Yell
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
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Yell
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