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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing Java 221 155 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.68% 6.44% 10.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.69% 17.69% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 140 135 221
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
895 876 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.22% 36.41% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 718 763 717
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 £31,500
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 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 205 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (34.71%) JavaScript
3 156 (33.84%) Linux
4 145 (31.45%) SQL
5 128 (27.77%) Software Engineering
6 122 (26.46%) Spring
7 114 (24.73%) Degree
8 110 (23.86%) J2EE
9 104 (22.56%) Python
10 98 (21.26%) Oracle
11 96 (20.82%) HTML
11 96 (20.82%) Finance
12 93 (20.17%) Computer Science
13 87 (18.87%) jQuery
14 86 (18.66%) MySQL
15 82 (17.79%) Web Services
15 82 (17.79%) XML
16 80 (17.35%) Scrum
17 78 (16.92%) Hibernate
18 77 (16.70%) UNIX
19 76 (16.49%) CSS
20 75 (16.27%) .NET
21 74 (16.05%) PHP
22 70 (15.18%) C#
23 65 (14.10%) Maven
24 63 (13.67%) JSON
24 63 (13.67%) Windows
25 62 (13.45%) AngularJS
26 61 (13.23%) SOA
27 60 (13.02%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 54 (11.71%) WebLogic
2 47 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 45 (9.76%) JBoss
3 45 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 30 (6.51%) Apache
5 23 (4.99%) IIS
6 19 (4.12%) Node.js
7 16 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.52%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.30%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.30%) Liferay
9 6 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.65%) CMS
11 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.17%) MS Office
3 5 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.87%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 59 (12.80%) SaaS
2 16 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.60%) Taleo
4 11 (2.39%) Responsys
5 8 (1.74%) PaaS
6 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.43%) Force.com
9 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.07%) TCP/IP
2 21 (4.56%) Firewall
3 11 (2.39%) HTTP
4 10 (2.17%) LDAP
4 10 (2.17%) Internet
5 8 (1.74%) SSL
6 4 (0.87%) SMTP
7 2 (0.43%) VoIP
7 2 (0.43%) ATM
7 2 (0.43%) VPN
7 2 (0.43%) DNS
7 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.43%) Network Security
8 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.22%) SS7
8 1 (0.22%) ISUP
8 1 (0.22%) H.323
8 1 (0.22%) ISDN
8 1 (0.22%) PBX
8 1 (0.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.66%) MySQL
2 47 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (10.20%) NoSQL
3 46 (9.98%) SQL Server
4 31 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 27 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (5.64%) Oracle Database
7 23 (4.99%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (4.77%) Hadoop
9 20 (4.34%) MongoDB
10 18 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (3.25%) Riak
12 13 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.74%) DB2
15 7 (1.52%) Big Data
16 6 (1.30%) Oracle Exadata
16 6 (1.30%) Data Mining
16 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (1.30%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 65 (14.10%) Maven
2 54 (11.71%) Ant
2 54 (11.71%) Git (software)
3 45 (9.76%) Selenium
4 44 (9.54%) Jenkins
5 38 (8.24%) Eclipse
6 34 (7.38%) Subversion
7 32 (6.94%) JUnit
8 22 (4.77%) JIRA
9 9 (1.95%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.52%) Mocha
10 7 (1.52%) Grunt
10 7 (1.52%) Gradle
11 6 (1.30%) ClearCase
11 6 (1.30%) ClearQuest
12 5 (1.08%) HP UFT
12 5 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.08%) Yeoman
12 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.08%) JBehave
General
1 96 (20.82%) Finance
2 42 (9.11%) Telecoms
3 38 (8.24%) Banking
4 20 (4.34%) Advertising
5 18 (3.90%) Retail
6 16 (3.47%) Legal
7 11 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.52%) Publishing
9 6 (1.30%) Automotive
9 6 (1.30%) French Language
10 3 (0.65%) Marketing
11 2 (0.43%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 235 (50.98%) Developer
2 162 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 74 (16.05%) Senior Developer
4 69 (14.97%) Software Engineer
5 54 (11.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 41 (8.89%) Consultant
7 33 (7.16%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (6.29%) Architect
9 27 (5.86%) Analyst
10 26 (5.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 25 (5.42%) Lead Developer
12 24 (5.21%) Lead Java Developer
13 23 (4.99%) Administrator
14 20 (4.34%) Technical Support
15 19 (4.12%) Support Engineer
15 19 (4.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 17 (3.69%) Web Developer
16 17 (3.69%) Software Developer
17 16 (3.47%) Technical Support Engineer
17 16 (3.47%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (26.46%) Spring
2 110 (23.86%) J2EE
3 96 (20.82%) HTML
4 87 (18.87%) jQuery
5 82 (17.79%) Web Services
5 82 (17.79%) XML
6 78 (16.92%) Hibernate
7 76 (16.49%) CSS
8 75 (16.27%) .NET
9 63 (13.67%) JSON
10 62 (13.45%) AngularJS
11 53 (11.50%) Ajax
12 47 (10.20%) HTML5
13 37 (8.03%) REST
14 36 (7.81%) GWT
14 36 (7.81%) Servlets
15 33 (7.16%) RESTful
16 32 (6.94%) ASP.NET
16 32 (6.94%) Struts
17 31 (6.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (20.17%) Computer Science
2 57 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.56%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.12%) User Experience
7 16 (3.47%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.39%) Statistics
9 10 (2.17%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.74%) Physics
12 6 (1.30%) Life Science
12 6 (1.30%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.30%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.30%) Oracle Exalogic
12 6 (1.30%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 156 (33.84%) Linux
2 77 (16.70%) UNIX
3 63 (13.67%) Windows
4 26 (5.64%) Oracle Linux
5 18 (3.90%) Mac OS X
6 17 (3.69%) CentOS
7 12 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.39%) Android
9 9 (1.95%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.95%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.52%) Solaris
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.77%) Software Engineering
3 80 (17.35%) Scrum
4 61 (13.23%) SOA
5 60 (13.02%) Open Source
6 59 (12.80%) TDD
7 56 (12.15%) Web Development
7 56 (12.15%) Unit Testing
8 52 (11.28%) Waterfall
9 49 (10.63%) OO
10 45 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 44 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (9.33%) MVC
13 40 (8.68%) SDLC
14 36 (7.81%) Multithreading
15 32 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (6.51%) OOP
17 27 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (5.42%) Mobile Development
18 25 (5.42%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 160 (34.71%) JavaScript
2 145 (31.45%) SQL
3 104 (22.56%) Python
4 74 (16.05%) PHP
5 70 (15.18%) C#
6 56 (12.15%) Perl
7 52 (11.28%) Ruby
8 46 (9.98%) C++
9 37 (8.03%) Shell Script
10 36 (7.81%) C
11 24 (5.21%) T-SQL
12 22 (4.77%) PL/SQL
13 16 (3.47%) VB.NET
14 13 (2.82%) Objective-C
14 13 (2.82%) Bash Shell
15 10 (2.17%) XPath
16 8 (1.74%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.08%) VBScript
17 5 (1.08%) VB
18 4 (0.87%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 114 (24.73%) Degree
2 19 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (1.08%) IC3 Certification
5 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.43%) ISEB
5 2 (0.43%) PMP
5 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.22%) MCPD
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.16%) QA
2 6 (1.30%) GCP
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
1 11 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.30%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.08%) KVM
5 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (7.16%) Puppet
2 19 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (2.39%) Graphite
5 10 (2.17%) Nagios
6 8 (1.74%) Ansible
7 6 (1.30%) Vagrant
7 6 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (1.30%) Data Guard
7 6 (1.30%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.30%) Zenoss
7 6 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.87%) SCCM
9 3 (0.65%) Cacti
9 3 (0.65%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 98 (21.26%) Oracle
2 29 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.34%) Red Hat
4 14 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (3.04%) IBM
5 12 (2.60%) Sun
6 11 (2.39%) Eloqua
6 11 (2.39%) VMware
7 9 (1.95%) Cisco
7 9 (1.95%) Websense
8 6 (1.30%) Tableau
9 5 (1.08%) Genesys
10 3 (0.65%) ESRI
10 3 (0.65%) BT
10 3 (0.65%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.65%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.65%) Splunk
11 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.43%) hybris
11 2 (0.43%) SaltStack
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