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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 27 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 183 225 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.34% 10.09% 14.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.68% 27.17% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 156 186 254
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
807 828 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.36% 37.13% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 649 730 873
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 18 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 115 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (31.71%) SQL
3 96 (29.27%) HTML
4 94 (28.66%) JavaScript
5 88 (26.83%) Linux
6 86 (26.22%) Web Services
7 81 (24.70%) Spring
8 79 (24.09%) C#
9 76 (23.17%) J2EE
10 73 (22.26%) Telecoms
11 72 (21.95%) XML
12 71 (21.65%) Oracle
13 68 (20.73%) Software Engineering
13 68 (20.73%) Degree
14 67 (20.43%) CSS
15 66 (20.12%) SOA
16 59 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (16.77%) C++
18 54 (16.46%) PHP
18 54 (16.46%) Computer Science
19 50 (15.24%) jQuery
20 49 (14.94%) Security Cleared
20 49 (14.94%) UNIX
21 47 (14.33%) .NET
22 46 (14.02%) Apache
23 45 (13.72%) Python
23 45 (13.72%) Finance
23 45 (13.72%) Scrum
23 45 (13.72%) TDD
24 42 (12.80%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (14.02%) Apache
2 40 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 31 (9.45%) WebLogic
4 20 (6.10%) Apache Solr
5 19 (5.79%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (4.27%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.35%) IIS
8 10 (3.05%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (3.05%) Node.js
8 10 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.91%) CMS
11 2 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.61%) SAS
11 2 (0.61%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.61%) nginx
11 2 (0.61%) Mule
11 2 (0.61%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.52%) ArcView
2 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.91%) MS Project
4 2 (0.61%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.30%) Simulink
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.05%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.22%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.10%) SaaS
2 8 (2.44%) Force.com
3 3 (0.91%) Office 365
4 2 (0.61%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.61%) Heroku
4 2 (0.61%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.20%) HTTP
2 21 (6.40%) Internet
3 10 (3.05%) LDAP
4 7 (2.13%) ATM
5 6 (1.83%) SSL
6 5 (1.52%) Firewall
7 4 (1.22%) FTP
7 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.22%) DNS
7 4 (1.22%) FWSM
7 4 (1.22%) tcpdump
7 4 (1.22%) snoop
7 4 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.22%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.91%) Wireless
8 3 (0.91%) SMTP
9 1 (0.30%) SMS
9 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.50%) MySQL
2 34 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 33 (10.06%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (4.57%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.96%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.13%) Big Data
10 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.22%) DataStage
11 4 (1.22%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.22%) SQLPlus
11 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.91%) Redis
13 2 (0.61%) DB2
13 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.98%) Selenium
3 30 (9.15%) Maven
4 27 (8.23%) Subversion
5 26 (7.93%) Eclipse
6 25 (7.62%) JUnit
6 25 (7.62%) Mockito
7 15 (4.57%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (3.96%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.35%) WebDriver
10 10 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (2.13%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.13%) Ant
12 6 (1.83%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.83%) TestNG
12 6 (1.83%) Trac
12 6 (1.83%) LoadUI
13 5 (1.52%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.52%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.52%) Log4j
General
1 73 (22.26%) Telecoms
2 45 (13.72%) Finance
3 12 (3.66%) French Language
4 11 (3.35%) Banking
5 10 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.74%) Marketing
7 8 (2.44%) Advertising
8 5 (1.52%) Retail
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 134 (40.85%) Developer
2 75 (22.87%) Java Developer
3 48 (14.63%) Consultant
4 35 (10.67%) Software Engineer
5 30 (9.15%) Programmer
6 28 (8.54%) Architect
6 28 (8.54%) Java Consultant
7 19 (5.79%) Software Developer
8 18 (5.49%) Analyst
9 17 (5.18%) Web Developer
10 16 (4.88%) Support Engineer
10 16 (4.88%) Java Architect
11 15 (4.57%) Test Engineer
12 13 (3.96%) Team Leader
13 12 (3.66%) PHP Developer
13 12 (3.66%) Applications Developer
13 12 (3.66%) Development Manager
13 12 (3.66%) Security Consultant
13 12 (3.66%) Solutions Consultant
14 11 (3.35%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (29.27%) HTML
2 86 (26.22%) Web Services
3 81 (24.70%) Spring
4 76 (23.17%) J2EE
5 72 (21.95%) XML
6 67 (20.43%) CSS
7 50 (15.24%) jQuery
8 47 (14.33%) .NET
9 33 (10.06%) JSP
10 31 (9.45%) Java EE
11 28 (8.54%) Ajax
12 25 (7.62%) XSLT
12 25 (7.62%) XHTML
12 25 (7.62%) Hibernate
13 24 (7.32%) Servlets
14 23 (7.01%) Struts
14 23 (7.01%) RESTful
15 21 (6.40%) HTML5
15 21 (6.40%) SOAP
16 20 (6.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (16.46%) Computer Science
3 35 (10.67%) Client/Server
4 32 (9.76%) Open Source
5 23 (7.01%) iPad
6 17 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.35%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (2.44%) GIS
9 8 (2.44%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.13%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.22%) Firmware
12 4 (1.22%) iPhone
12 4 (1.22%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.91%) User Experience
13 3 (0.91%) Replication
13 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (26.83%) Linux
2 49 (14.94%) UNIX
3 18 (5.49%) Windows
4 8 (2.44%) Android
5 7 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.13%) Solaris
6 6 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.52%) Debian
8 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) AIX
9 2 (0.61%) HPUX
9 2 (0.61%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.61%) LynxOS
9 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (20.73%) Software Engineering
3 66 (20.12%) SOA
4 45 (13.72%) Scrum
4 45 (13.72%) TDD
5 42 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (11.59%) Unit Testing
6 38 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 31 (9.45%) E-Commerce
8 30 (9.15%) BDD
9 29 (8.84%) Web Development
10 28 (8.54%) OO
11 27 (8.23%) UML
12 23 (7.01%) MVC
13 20 (6.10%) DSDM
13 20 (6.10%) Extreme Programming
13 20 (6.10%) Waterfall
14 19 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.88%) Multithreading
16 15 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (31.71%) SQL
2 94 (28.66%) JavaScript
3 79 (24.09%) C#
4 55 (16.77%) C++
5 54 (16.46%) PHP
6 45 (13.72%) Python
7 39 (11.89%) C
8 35 (10.67%) Perl
9 32 (9.76%) Shell Script
10 21 (6.40%) Ruby
11 18 (5.49%) VB
12 10 (3.05%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.74%) Apex Code
14 8 (2.44%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.52%) AspectJ
15 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.52%) Ada
15 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.91%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 68 (20.73%) Degree
2 49 (14.94%) Security Cleared
3 34 (10.37%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.27%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.05%) OCP
5 10 (3.05%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.61%) ISEB
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.84%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.61%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.30%) Nmap
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) Nessus
2 1 (0.30%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 71 (21.65%) Oracle
2 29 (8.84%) SAP
3 28 (8.54%) Microsoft
4 23 (7.01%) hybris
5 14 (4.27%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (3.05%) JBoss
7 10 (3.05%) IBM
8 8 (2.44%) HP
9 7 (2.13%) F5
9 7 (2.13%) ESRI
10 4 (1.22%) Sun
10 4 (1.22%) Cisco
10 4 (1.22%) VMware
10 4 (1.22%) Sencha
10 4 (1.22%) Foundry
10 4 (1.22%) Egenera
10 4 (1.22%) Google
11 3 (0.91%) Imperva
11 3 (0.91%) ATG
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