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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 29 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 163 223 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.28% 8.76% 11.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.03% 21.59% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 131 158 212
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
740 1033 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.51% 40.56% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 580 841 822
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (42.07%) SQL
3 117 (33.72%) HTML
4 114 (32.85%) Linux
5 112 (32.28%) JavaScript
6 103 (29.68%) Spring
7 96 (27.67%) Degree
8 93 (26.80%) J2EE
8 93 (26.80%) Web Services
9 89 (25.65%) CSS
10 85 (24.50%) Scrum
11 83 (23.92%) XML
12 81 (23.34%) Finance
13 76 (21.90%) Telecoms
14 74 (21.33%) TDD
15 71 (20.46%) C#
15 71 (20.46%) Mentoring
16 70 (20.17%) Software Engineering
16 70 (20.17%) Computer Science
17 67 (19.31%) Analytical Skills
17 67 (19.31%) MySQL
18 66 (19.02%) jQuery
19 65 (18.73%) JSP
19 65 (18.73%) Tomcat
20 63 (18.16%) Apache
21 62 (17.87%) Git (software)
21 62 (17.87%) SOA
22 60 (17.29%) Unit Testing
23 57 (16.43%) .NET
24 56 (16.14%) UNIX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (18.73%) Tomcat
2 63 (18.16%) Apache
3 37 (10.66%) Apache Solr
4 31 (8.93%) WebSphere
5 27 (7.78%) WebLogic
6 19 (5.48%) JBoss
7 17 (4.90%) IIS
8 10 (2.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (2.88%) Node.js
9 8 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (2.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.73%) Joomla!
11 5 (1.44%) CMS
12 4 (1.15%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.86%) SAS
14 2 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.58%) Alfresco
Applications
1 14 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.44%) ArcView
3 2 (0.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.29%) Simulink
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 50 (14.41%) HTTP
2 14 (4.03%) LDAP
3 13 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.46%) Firewall
5 11 (3.17%) Internet
6 7 (2.02%) ATM
7 6 (1.73%) FTP
7 6 (1.73%) DNS
8 5 (1.44%) SSL
8 5 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.44%) Wireshark
8 5 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.44%) tcpdump
8 5 (1.44%) snoop
8 5 (1.44%) FWSM
9 3 (0.86%) LTE
9 3 (0.86%) SIGTRAN
9 3 (0.86%) GGSN
9 3 (0.86%) VLAN
9 3 (0.86%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (19.31%) MySQL
2 33 (9.51%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.32%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.46%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.88%) Big Data
7 10 (2.88%) DB2
8 8 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.73%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.44%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.15%) SQLPlus
11 4 (1.15%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.15%) DataStage
12 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 62 (17.87%) Git (software)
2 44 (12.68%) Selenium
3 42 (12.10%) Mockito
4 38 (10.95%) Maven
5 37 (10.66%) Subversion
6 27 (7.78%) Eclipse
7 23 (6.63%) Jenkins
8 20 (5.76%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (5.48%) JUnit
10 13 (3.75%) Visual Studio
11 12 (3.46%) ClearCase
11 12 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (2.59%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.59%) Ant
13 6 (1.73%) JIRA
14 5 (1.44%) Log4j
14 5 (1.44%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.44%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.44%) Trac
15 4 (1.15%) eggPlant
General
1 81 (23.34%) Finance
2 76 (21.90%) Telecoms
3 29 (8.36%) Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Marketing
5 6 (1.73%) French Language
6 5 (1.44%) Automotive
6 5 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.44%) Advertising
7 3 (0.86%) Publishing
7 3 (0.86%) Retail
8 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.58%) Front Office
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.29%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) International Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 136 (39.19%) Developer
2 93 (26.80%) Java Developer
3 59 (17.00%) Consultant
4 41 (11.82%) Software Engineer
5 40 (11.53%) Java Consultant
6 37 (10.66%) Architect
7 20 (5.76%) Analyst
7 20 (5.76%) Solutions Consultant
8 19 (5.48%) Java Architect
8 19 (5.48%) Development Manager
9 18 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 18 (5.19%) Java Solutions Architect
10 17 (4.90%) Team Leader
11 16 (4.61%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (4.61%) Technical Support
12 14 (4.03%) Programmer
12 14 (4.03%) Development Team Leader
13 13 (3.75%) Technical Engineer
13 13 (3.75%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (33.72%) HTML
2 103 (29.68%) Spring
3 93 (26.80%) J2EE
3 93 (26.80%) Web Services
4 89 (25.65%) CSS
5 83 (23.92%) XML
6 66 (19.02%) jQuery
7 65 (18.73%) JSP
8 57 (16.43%) .NET
9 51 (14.70%) Java EE
10 42 (12.10%) XHTML
11 37 (10.66%) XSLT
12 29 (8.36%) Hibernate
13 28 (8.07%) Ajax
14 23 (6.63%) Struts
15 22 (6.34%) RESTful
15 22 (6.34%) HTML5
16 18 (5.19%) Servlets
17 17 (4.90%) SOAP
17 17 (4.90%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (20.17%) Computer Science
2 67 (19.31%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (14.70%) Client/Server
4 39 (11.24%) iPad
5 35 (10.09%) Open Source
6 17 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (4.61%) User Experience
8 12 (3.46%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.31%) Data Integration
9 8 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (2.31%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.44%) GIS
11 4 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.86%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 114 (32.85%) Linux
2 56 (16.14%) UNIX
3 32 (9.22%) Windows
4 9 (2.59%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.02%) Android
5 7 (2.02%) Solaris
6 6 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.15%) AIX
8 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.86%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.86%) LynxOS
8 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.58%) SUSE
9 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (24.50%) Scrum
3 74 (21.33%) TDD
4 71 (20.46%) Mentoring
5 70 (20.17%) Software Engineering
6 62 (17.87%) SOA
7 60 (17.29%) Unit Testing
8 48 (13.83%) E-Commerce
8 48 (13.83%) BDD
9 44 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (10.95%) DSDM
10 38 (10.95%) Extreme Programming
11 34 (9.80%) OO
12 29 (8.36%) Waterfall
13 27 (7.78%) UML
13 27 (7.78%) MVC
14 23 (6.63%) Multithreading
15 19 (5.48%) Web Development
16 18 (5.19%) ITIL
16 18 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 146 (42.07%) SQL
2 112 (32.28%) JavaScript
3 71 (20.46%) C#
4 54 (15.56%) Perl
5 51 (14.70%) PHP
6 45 (12.97%) C++
6 45 (12.97%) Python
7 31 (8.93%) Ruby
8 30 (8.65%) C
9 24 (6.92%) PowerShell
10 23 (6.63%) Shell Script
11 19 (5.48%) PL/SQL
12 14 (4.03%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.88%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.31%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.02%) Ada
16 6 (1.73%) VBA
16 6 (1.73%) Delphi
16 6 (1.73%) Pascal
17 5 (1.44%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 96 (27.67%) Degree
2 37 (10.66%) Security Cleared
3 33 (9.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.31%) OCP
4 8 (2.31%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.86%) CSSLP
6 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.17%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) DO-178B
2 3 (0.86%) SLA
2 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.44%) Firmware
3 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Xen
4 1 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) Nagios
2 2 (0.58%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (15.56%) Oracle
2 44 (12.68%) SAP
3 39 (11.24%) hybris
4 30 (8.65%) Microsoft
5 23 (6.63%) IBM
6 12 (3.46%) Business Objects
7 10 (2.88%) F5
8 8 (2.31%) HP
9 7 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.02%) VMware
10 6 (1.73%) Cisco
11 5 (1.44%) Sun
11 5 (1.44%) Egenera
11 5 (1.44%) ESRI
11 5 (1.44%) Foundry
11 5 (1.44%) Imperva
12 4 (1.15%) EPiServer
12 4 (1.15%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.86%) Riverbed
13 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
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