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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Java 204 127 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.15% 5.41% 9.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.47% 14.33% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 160 100 195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
801 886 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.92% 37.72% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 662 766 713
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 £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 29 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 200 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (33.81%) JavaScript
3 134 (31.68%) SQL
4 130 (30.73%) Linux
5 125 (29.55%) Spring
6 118 (27.90%) Software Engineering
7 105 (24.82%) J2EE
8 97 (22.93%) Degree
9 91 (21.51%) Finance
10 82 (19.39%) Scrum
10 82 (19.39%) UNIX
11 81 (19.15%) Python
12 79 (18.68%) HTML
13 76 (17.97%) .NET
13 76 (17.97%) Web Services
14 74 (17.49%) MySQL
15 73 (17.26%) Hibernate
16 70 (16.55%) Computer Science
17 69 (16.31%) Oracle
18 67 (15.84%) CSS
18 67 (15.84%) jQuery
19 66 (15.60%) XML
20 64 (15.13%) Maven
21 62 (14.66%) TDD
22 60 (14.18%) Waterfall
23 58 (13.71%) C#
24 56 (13.24%) PHP
25 55 (13.00%) Perl
26 54 (12.77%) Open Source
27 53 (12.53%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 39 (9.22%) WebLogic
3 35 (8.27%) WebSphere
4 34 (8.04%) JBoss
5 23 (5.44%) Apache
6 19 (4.49%) IIS
7 16 (3.78%) Node.js
8 11 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.18%) Liferay
11 4 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (0.95%) CMS
12 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.47%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.84%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.95%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.27%) SaaS
2 15 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.95%) PaaS
4 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.71%) Taleo
6 2 (0.47%) Responsys
7 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.31%) Firewall
3 10 (2.36%) LDAP
4 6 (1.42%) HTTP
5 5 (1.18%) VPN
5 5 (1.18%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) Diameter Protocol
6 3 (0.71%) VLAN
6 3 (0.71%) SIGTRAN
6 3 (0.71%) GGSN
6 3 (0.71%) LTE
6 3 (0.71%) SSL
6 3 (0.71%) GSM
6 3 (0.71%) LAN
6 3 (0.71%) 2G
6 3 (0.71%) 2.5G
6 3 (0.71%) DMZ
6 3 (0.71%) 3G
7 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (17.49%) MySQL
2 42 (9.93%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (7.09%) NoSQL
5 27 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (4.02%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.07%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.07%) DB2
9 12 (2.84%) Riak
10 11 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.65%) Big Data
11 7 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.18%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 64 (15.13%) Maven
2 53 (12.53%) Git (software)
3 44 (10.40%) Selenium
4 42 (9.93%) Ant
5 40 (9.46%) Subversion
6 30 (7.09%) Jenkins
7 27 (6.38%) Eclipse
8 22 (5.20%) JIRA
8 22 (5.20%) JUnit
9 12 (2.84%) ClearCase
10 11 (2.60%) WebDriver
11 9 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.89%) ClearQuest
12 8 (1.89%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.42%) JBehave
13 6 (1.42%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.18%) Gradle
14 5 (1.18%) Grunt
14 5 (1.18%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.18%) Mocha
General
1 91 (21.51%) Finance
2 40 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 36 (8.51%) Banking
4 22 (5.20%) Advertising
5 19 (4.49%) Retail
6 7 (1.65%) French Language
6 7 (1.65%) Legal
7 6 (1.42%) Automotive
8 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.95%) Publishing
9 3 (0.71%) Marketing
10 2 (0.47%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 209 (49.41%) Developer
2 153 (36.17%) Java Developer
3 72 (17.02%) Senior Developer
4 57 (13.48%) Software Engineer
5 55 (13.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 33 (7.80%) Consultant
7 31 (7.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (6.86%) Analyst
8 29 (6.86%) Architect
9 26 (6.15%) Technical Support
10 25 (5.91%) Support Engineer
11 22 (5.20%) Technical Engineer
11 22 (5.20%) Technical Support Engineer
11 22 (5.20%) Lead Developer
12 21 (4.96%) Senior Software Engineer
13 20 (4.73%) Lead Java Developer
14 19 (4.49%) Test Engineer
15 18 (4.26%) Team Leader
16 17 (4.02%) Automation Engineer
17 16 (3.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (29.55%) Spring
2 105 (24.82%) J2EE
3 79 (18.68%) HTML
4 76 (17.97%) .NET
4 76 (17.97%) Web Services
5 73 (17.26%) Hibernate
6 67 (15.84%) CSS
6 67 (15.84%) jQuery
7 66 (15.60%) XML
8 53 (12.53%) Ajax
9 47 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 43 (10.17%) JSON
11 40 (9.46%) Struts
12 39 (9.22%) HTML5
13 37 (8.75%) GWT
14 33 (7.80%) Spring Security
15 32 (7.57%) Servlets
15 32 (7.57%) ASP.NET
16 31 (7.33%) RESTful
17 30 (7.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.55%) Computer Science
2 34 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.96%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.49%) User Experience
6 12 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.84%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.42%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.18%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.18%) Physics
9 5 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.95%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.95%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.71%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.71%) Replication
12 2 (0.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 130 (30.73%) Linux
2 82 (19.39%) UNIX
3 49 (11.58%) Windows
4 17 (4.02%) Mac OS X
5 13 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.60%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.60%) Android
7 10 (2.36%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (1.42%) CentOS
10 4 (0.95%) Solaris
10 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.47%) AIX
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.24%) VMS
13 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (27.90%) Software Engineering
3 82 (19.39%) Scrum
4 62 (14.66%) TDD
5 60 (14.18%) Waterfall
6 54 (12.77%) Open Source
7 53 (12.53%) Web Development
8 50 (11.82%) SOA
9 45 (10.64%) Unit Testing
10 43 (10.17%) Mentoring
11 39 (9.22%) SDLC
12 38 (8.98%) OO
13 37 (8.75%) MVC
14 35 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (7.33%) Multithreading
16 29 (6.86%) Test Automation
17 27 (6.38%) V-Model
18 24 (5.67%) OOP
19 22 (5.20%) E-Commerce
19 22 (5.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 143 (33.81%) JavaScript
2 134 (31.68%) SQL
3 81 (19.15%) Python
4 58 (13.71%) C#
5 56 (13.24%) PHP
6 55 (13.00%) Perl
7 53 (12.53%) Ruby
8 35 (8.27%) C++
9 31 (7.33%) Shell Script
10 30 (7.09%) T-SQL
11 25 (5.91%) C
12 17 (4.02%) Bash Shell
13 14 (3.31%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.84%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.60%) XPath
16 10 (2.36%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.42%) VBScript
18 5 (1.18%) AspectJ
18 5 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (22.93%) Degree
2 13 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) CSSLP
5 2 (0.47%) CISSP
5 2 (0.47%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.47%) PMP
5 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.47%) ISEB
5 2 (0.47%) IC3 Certification
5 2 (0.47%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) MCPD
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.44%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.95%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.47%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (5.44%) Puppet
2 19 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.84%) Nagios
4 8 (1.89%) Zenoss
5 7 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.42%) Ansible
7 5 (1.18%) SCCM
8 4 (0.95%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.71%) Rundeck
9 3 (0.71%) Cacti
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.47%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.47%) Graphite
Vendors
1 69 (16.31%) Oracle
2 37 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (2.84%) IBM
3 12 (2.84%) Red Hat
4 7 (1.65%) VMware
5 5 (1.18%) Genesys
6 4 (0.95%) SaltStack
6 4 (0.95%) Tableau
7 3 (0.71%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.71%) hybris
7 3 (0.71%) Cisco
7 3 (0.71%) Sun
7 3 (0.71%) BT
7 3 (0.71%) ESRI
8 2 (0.47%) Websense
8 2 (0.47%) ATG
8 2 (0.47%) Juniper
8 2 (0.47%) HP
8 2 (0.47%) Sitecore
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