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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 228 181 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.37% 7.73% 9.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.18% 18.89% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 200 150 175
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
839 958 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.48% 40.92% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 730 824 746
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 £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 181 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (36.90%) SQL
3 133 (33.84%) JavaScript
4 131 (33.33%) Linux
5 130 (33.08%) Spring
6 117 (29.77%) J2EE
7 103 (26.21%) Software Engineering
8 98 (24.94%) HTML
9 95 (24.17%) Finance
10 94 (23.92%) Degree
11 86 (21.88%) UNIX
12 83 (21.12%) Scrum
13 78 (19.85%) XML
14 77 (19.59%) MySQL
15 74 (18.83%) CSS
15 74 (18.83%) TDD
16 72 (18.32%) Web Services
17 69 (17.56%) .NET
17 69 (17.56%) Oracle
18 65 (16.54%) Git (software)
19 63 (16.03%) Python
20 62 (15.78%) Waterfall
21 61 (15.52%) Computer Science
21 61 (15.52%) SOA
22 60 (15.27%) jQuery
23 59 (15.01%) Perl
23 59 (15.01%) Mentoring
24 55 (13.99%) Hibernate
25 54 (13.74%) Tomcat
26 53 (13.49%) Telecoms

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (13.74%) Tomcat
2 39 (9.92%) WebLogic
3 37 (9.41%) Apache
4 35 (8.91%) WebSphere
5 30 (7.63%) JBoss
6 19 (4.83%) IIS
7 18 (4.58%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.54%) Node.js
9 8 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.78%) CMS
11 6 (1.53%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (1.02%) Umbraco
13 4 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.02%) Liferay
14 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) PaaS
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Heroku
3 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.09%) HTTP
1 20 (5.09%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.31%) LDAP
3 10 (2.54%) Firewall
4 6 (1.53%) Internet
5 4 (1.02%) 3G
5 4 (1.02%) VLAN
5 4 (1.02%) 2G
5 4 (1.02%) 2.5G
5 4 (1.02%) GSM
5 4 (1.02%) LAN
5 4 (1.02%) VPN
5 4 (1.02%) LTE
5 4 (1.02%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (1.02%) GGSN
5 4 (1.02%) DMZ
6 2 (0.51%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (19.59%) MySQL
2 37 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.62%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.33%) DB2
4 17 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (4.33%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.80%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.54%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.78%) Big Data
8 7 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.76%) Riak
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.51%) DTS
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 53 (13.49%) Maven
3 45 (11.45%) Selenium
4 44 (11.20%) Subversion
5 24 (6.11%) Eclipse
6 22 (5.60%) Ant
7 19 (4.83%) JIRA
7 19 (4.83%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.33%) Mockito
9 15 (3.82%) ClearCase
10 11 (2.80%) JUnit
11 10 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (2.54%) WebDriver
12 9 (2.29%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.29%) ClearQuest
13 8 (2.04%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.53%) JMeter
14 6 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.27%) JBehave
16 4 (1.02%) Log4j
General
1 95 (24.17%) Finance
2 53 (13.49%) Telecoms
3 34 (8.65%) Banking
4 15 (3.82%) Advertising
5 14 (3.56%) Retail
6 8 (2.04%) Automotive
7 7 (1.78%) Marketing
7 7 (1.78%) French Language
8 2 (0.51%) German Language
8 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
8 2 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) International Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 168 (42.75%) Developer
2 133 (33.84%) Java Developer
3 50 (12.72%) Senior Developer
4 46 (11.70%) Software Engineer
5 42 (10.69%) Architect
6 41 (10.43%) Consultant
7 38 (9.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 29 (7.38%) Technical Support
8 29 (7.38%) Java Software Engineer
9 28 (7.12%) Analyst
10 23 (5.85%) Support Engineer
11 22 (5.60%) Technical Support Engineer
11 22 (5.60%) Technical Engineer
12 20 (5.09%) Team Leader
12 20 (5.09%) Lead Developer
13 19 (4.83%) Test Engineer
13 19 (4.83%) Java Consultant
14 18 (4.58%) Automation Engineer
15 17 (4.33%) Test Automation Engineer
15 17 (4.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (33.08%) Spring
2 117 (29.77%) J2EE
3 98 (24.94%) HTML
4 78 (19.85%) XML
5 74 (18.83%) CSS
6 72 (18.32%) Web Services
7 69 (17.56%) .NET
8 60 (15.27%) jQuery
9 55 (13.99%) Hibernate
10 44 (11.20%) Ajax
11 43 (10.94%) JSP
12 41 (10.43%) Struts
13 35 (8.91%) JSON
14 34 (8.65%) HTML5
15 32 (8.14%) Java EE
15 32 (8.14%) ASP.NET
16 29 (7.38%) AngularJS
17 25 (6.36%) GWT
17 25 (6.36%) XSLT
18 22 (5.60%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 47 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (11.45%) Open Source
4 25 (6.36%) Management Information System
5 24 (6.11%) User Experience
6 23 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (5.85%) Client/Server
7 20 (5.09%) Mobile App
8 17 (4.33%) iPad
9 6 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.02%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.02%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.51%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.51%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.51%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 131 (33.33%) Linux
2 86 (21.88%) UNIX
3 46 (11.70%) Windows
4 15 (3.82%) Mac OS X
5 10 (2.54%) Android
5 10 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.02%) AIX
8 4 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.51%) Solaris
10 2 (0.51%) SUSE
10 2 (0.51%) VMS
10 2 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (26.21%) Software Engineering
3 83 (21.12%) Scrum
4 74 (18.83%) TDD
5 62 (15.78%) Waterfall
6 61 (15.52%) SOA
7 59 (15.01%) Mentoring
8 46 (11.70%) Unit Testing
9 39 (9.92%) Web Development
9 39 (9.92%) MVC
10 34 (8.65%) E-Commerce
11 32 (8.14%) BDD
12 29 (7.38%) Multithreading
13 28 (7.12%) OO
14 27 (6.87%) Test Automation
15 26 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.62%) V-Model
16 23 (5.85%) Validation
17 22 (5.60%) UML
18 20 (5.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 145 (36.90%) SQL
2 133 (33.84%) JavaScript
3 63 (16.03%) Python
4 59 (15.01%) Perl
5 51 (12.98%) C#
6 49 (12.47%) PHP
7 47 (11.96%) Ruby
8 36 (9.16%) C++
9 33 (8.40%) Shell Script
10 28 (7.12%) C
11 27 (6.87%) T-SQL
12 25 (6.36%) PowerShell
13 18 (4.58%) Bash Shell
13 18 (4.58%) PL/SQL
14 12 (3.05%) XPath
15 8 (2.04%) VBScript
16 7 (1.78%) VB
16 7 (1.78%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.53%) VBA
17 6 (1.53%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 94 (23.92%) Degree
2 20 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.02%) CSSLP
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) CISSP
5 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.51%) PMP
5 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.82%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) SLA
2 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Firmware
3 1 (0.25%) Xen
3 1 (0.25%) XenServer
3 1 (0.25%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 15 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.56%) Puppet
3 10 (2.54%) Nagios
4 8 (2.04%) Zenoss
4 8 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.51%) Cacti
5 2 (0.51%) Ansible
6 1 (0.25%) SCCM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 69 (17.56%) Oracle
2 34 (8.65%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.58%) hybris
4 17 (4.33%) SAP
5 15 (3.82%) IBM
6 9 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.04%) Business Objects
7 8 (2.04%) VMware
8 5 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.02%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.02%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.02%) Cisco
10 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.76%) Genesys
10 3 (0.76%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.51%) Sencha
11 2 (0.51%) F5
11 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.51%) ESRI
11 2 (0.51%) BT
Reading, Berkshire
Eemaan
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Home based
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary + share scheme and huge bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Training (External/Internal),
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus huge package !!
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pari Passu
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 11 days ago