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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 32 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 162 229 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.26% 9.12% 11.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.98% 22.79% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 148 167 201
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
737 1005 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.49% 40.01% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 596 863 865
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 129 (38.17%) SQL
2 123 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (32.25%) HTML
4 99 (29.29%) Linux
5 97 (28.70%) Web Services
6 95 (28.11%) JavaScript
7 92 (27.22%) Telecoms
8 90 (26.63%) J2EE
9 85 (25.15%) Spring
10 80 (23.67%) CSS
11 79 (23.37%) XML
12 78 (23.08%) Degree
13 76 (22.49%) C#
14 74 (21.89%) Oracle
15 71 (21.01%) SOA
16 67 (19.82%) Analytical Skills
17 66 (19.53%) Finance
18 65 (19.23%) Computer Science
19 61 (18.05%) Scrum
20 60 (17.75%) PHP
21 57 (16.86%) Software Engineering
22 56 (16.57%) jQuery
23 55 (16.27%) MySQL
23 55 (16.27%) TDD
24 53 (15.68%) .NET
25 50 (14.79%) Unit Testing
25 50 (14.79%) Mentoring
26 49 (14.50%) UNIX
26 49 (14.50%) Apache
27 48 (14.20%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 49 (14.50%) Apache
2 48 (14.20%) Tomcat
3 38 (11.24%) WebLogic
4 30 (8.88%) Apache Solr
5 19 (5.62%) Oracle Service Bus
6 18 (5.33%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.85%) IIS
8 12 (3.55%) JBoss
9 10 (2.96%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (2.96%) Node.js
9 10 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (2.66%) SharePoint
11 7 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.48%) CMS
13 3 (0.89%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.59%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.59%) Mule
14 2 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.48%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.48%) ArcView
3 3 (0.89%) MS Project
3 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.55%) SaaS
2 4 (1.18%) Force.com
3 2 (0.59%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Heroku
4 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (14.20%) HTTP
2 16 (4.73%) Internet
3 11 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.25%) LDAP
4 7 (2.07%) ATM
4 7 (2.07%) Firewall
4 7 (2.07%) SSL
5 6 (1.78%) DNS
5 6 (1.78%) FTP
6 4 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.18%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.18%) tcpdump
6 4 (1.18%) snoop
6 4 (1.18%) FWSM
7 3 (0.89%) SMTP
7 3 (0.89%) Wireless
8 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.27%) MySQL
2 36 (10.65%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.99%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (4.14%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.66%) Big Data
8 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.18%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.18%) SAP BW
10 4 (1.18%) DataStage
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.89%) DB2
12 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (13.91%) Git (software)
2 39 (11.54%) Selenium
3 35 (10.36%) Mockito
4 34 (10.06%) Maven
5 30 (8.88%) Subversion
6 26 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 24 (7.10%) JUnit
8 21 (6.21%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (5.62%) Jenkins
10 11 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (2.96%) Ant
12 9 (2.66%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.07%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.07%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.78%) JIRA
14 6 (1.78%) LoadUI
14 6 (1.78%) Trac
15 5 (1.48%) Log4j
15 5 (1.48%) NetBeans
15 5 (1.48%) ClearCase
General
1 92 (27.22%) Telecoms
2 66 (19.53%) Finance
3 24 (7.10%) Banking
4 9 (2.66%) Marketing
4 9 (2.66%) French Language
5 8 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.07%) Advertising
7 5 (1.48%) Retail
8 2 (0.59%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) International Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 133 (39.35%) Developer
2 85 (25.15%) Java Developer
3 56 (16.57%) Consultant
4 39 (11.54%) Java Consultant
5 34 (10.06%) Software Engineer
6 33 (9.76%) Architect
7 29 (8.58%) Programmer
8 20 (5.92%) Analyst
9 19 (5.62%) Java Architect
10 17 (5.03%) Solutions Consultant
10 17 (5.03%) Web Developer
10 17 (5.03%) Support Engineer
10 17 (5.03%) Development Manager
11 16 (4.73%) Team Leader
12 15 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (4.44%) Java Solutions Architect
13 14 (4.14%) Applications Developer
13 14 (4.14%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.55%) Technical Architect
14 12 (3.55%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (32.25%) HTML
2 97 (28.70%) Web Services
3 90 (26.63%) J2EE
4 85 (25.15%) Spring
5 80 (23.67%) CSS
6 79 (23.37%) XML
7 56 (16.57%) jQuery
8 53 (15.68%) .NET
9 48 (14.20%) JSP
10 41 (12.13%) Java EE
11 35 (10.36%) XHTML
12 32 (9.47%) XSLT
13 26 (7.69%) Ajax
14 22 (6.51%) HTML5
14 22 (6.51%) Servlets
14 22 (6.51%) Hibernate
15 21 (6.21%) RESTful
16 18 (5.33%) Struts
17 17 (5.03%) SOAP
17 17 (5.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.82%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 45 (13.31%) Client/Server
4 32 (9.47%) iPad
5 27 (7.99%) Open Source
6 17 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.25%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.66%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (2.37%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.78%) User Experience
11 5 (1.48%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.48%) GIS
11 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.18%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.18%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.89%) Replication
13 3 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 99 (29.29%) Linux
2 49 (14.50%) UNIX
3 29 (8.58%) Windows
4 9 (2.66%) Android
5 7 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.07%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.48%) Solaris
7 4 (1.18%) Debian
7 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.18%) VxWorks
7 4 (1.18%) LynxOS
8 2 (0.59%) SUSE
8 2 (0.59%) AIX
8 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (21.01%) SOA
3 61 (18.05%) Scrum
4 57 (16.86%) Software Engineering
5 55 (16.27%) TDD
6 50 (14.79%) Unit Testing
6 50 (14.79%) Mentoring
7 39 (11.54%) BDD
7 39 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 38 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (9.47%) UML
9 32 (9.47%) OO
10 31 (9.17%) DSDM
10 31 (9.17%) Extreme Programming
11 28 (8.28%) MVC
12 25 (7.40%) Waterfall
13 22 (6.51%) Web Development
14 18 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.73%) Project Management
15 16 (4.73%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 129 (38.17%) SQL
2 95 (28.11%) JavaScript
3 76 (22.49%) C#
4 60 (17.75%) PHP
5 44 (13.02%) C++
6 42 (12.43%) Python
7 41 (12.13%) Perl
8 36 (10.65%) C
9 24 (7.10%) Shell Script
10 23 (6.80%) Ruby
11 15 (4.44%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.55%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.25%) VB
14 8 (2.37%) Ada
14 8 (2.37%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.07%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.48%) Tcl
16 5 (1.48%) Apex Code
16 5 (1.48%) AspectJ
17 4 (1.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 78 (23.08%) Degree
2 48 (14.20%) Security Cleared
3 39 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.96%) OCP
4 10 (2.96%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) ISEB
6 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.92%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.89%) SLA
4 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) Firmware
1 4 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) KVM
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.30%) Nmap
3 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 74 (21.89%) Oracle
2 39 (11.54%) SAP
3 32 (9.47%) hybris
4 30 (8.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.85%) IBM
6 10 (2.96%) HP
7 9 (2.66%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.66%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.66%) F5
8 8 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.07%) ESRI
10 6 (1.78%) Sencha
11 5 (1.48%) Imperva
12 4 (1.18%) Foundry
12 4 (1.18%) Egenera
12 4 (1.18%) Sun
12 4 (1.18%) VMware
12 4 (1.18%) Cisco
13 3 (0.89%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.89%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 45k benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000 Plust bonus + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Salary excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
hibu
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago