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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 175 219 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.07% 9.43% 13.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.27% 24.94% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 149 169 232
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £57,250
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
752 878 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.40% 37.80% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 604 761 860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 117 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (32.34%) SQL
3 96 (28.74%) HTML
4 92 (27.54%) JavaScript
5 88 (26.35%) Linux
6 84 (25.15%) Web Services
6 84 (25.15%) Spring
7 82 (24.55%) C#
8 77 (23.05%) Telecoms
8 77 (23.05%) J2EE
9 72 (21.56%) Oracle
10 70 (20.96%) XML
11 68 (20.36%) CSS
11 68 (20.36%) Degree
12 67 (20.06%) Software Engineering
13 64 (19.16%) SOA
14 60 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (16.47%) C++
15 55 (16.47%) Computer Science
16 54 (16.17%) PHP
17 51 (15.27%) Finance
18 50 (14.97%) jQuery
19 49 (14.67%) Security Cleared
19 49 (14.67%) .NET
20 48 (14.37%) UNIX
20 48 (14.37%) Scrum
21 45 (13.47%) Apache
22 44 (13.17%) TDD
23 43 (12.87%) Python
24 41 (12.28%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 45 (13.47%) Apache
2 39 (11.68%) Tomcat
3 32 (9.58%) WebLogic
4 20 (5.99%) Apache Solr
5 19 (5.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (4.19%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.29%) IIS
8 10 (2.99%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (2.99%) Node.js
9 7 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.20%) CMS
11 2 (0.60%) SAS
11 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.60%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.60%) nginx
11 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.60%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.50%) ArcView
2 5 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.90%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.30%) Simulink
5 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.99%) SaaS
2 8 (2.40%) Force.com
3 3 (0.90%) Office 365
4 2 (0.60%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.60%) Heroku
4 2 (0.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.68%) HTTP
2 20 (5.99%) Internet
3 10 (2.99%) LDAP
4 7 (2.10%) SSL
4 7 (2.10%) ATM
5 6 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.80%) Firewall
6 5 (1.50%) FTP
6 5 (1.50%) DNS
7 4 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.20%) FWSM
7 4 (1.20%) tcpdump
7 4 (1.20%) snoop
7 4 (1.20%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.90%) Wireless
8 3 (0.90%) SMTP
9 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.28%) MySQL
2 34 (10.18%) SQL Server
3 31 (9.28%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.89%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.89%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (2.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.10%) Big Data
9 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.20%) DataStage
10 4 (1.20%) SAP BW
10 4 (1.20%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.90%) Redis
12 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.88%) Selenium
3 32 (9.58%) Maven
4 28 (8.38%) Eclipse
5 27 (8.08%) Subversion
6 25 (7.49%) Mockito
7 24 (7.19%) JUnit
8 16 (4.79%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (4.19%) Jenkins
10 10 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.99%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.40%) Ant
12 7 (2.10%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.80%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.80%) Trac
13 6 (1.80%) LoadUI
14 5 (1.50%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.50%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.50%) Log4j
14 5 (1.50%) ClearCase
General
1 77 (23.05%) Telecoms
2 51 (15.27%) Finance
3 15 (4.49%) Banking
4 12 (3.59%) French Language
5 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.99%) Marketing
6 8 (2.40%) Advertising
7 5 (1.50%) Retail
8 2 (0.60%) Front Office
8 2 (0.60%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (41.02%) Developer
2 80 (23.95%) Java Developer
3 49 (14.67%) Consultant
4 35 (10.48%) Software Engineer
5 29 (8.68%) Programmer
6 28 (8.38%) Java Consultant
7 27 (8.08%) Architect
8 18 (5.39%) Software Developer
8 18 (5.39%) Analyst
8 18 (5.39%) Web Developer
9 17 (5.09%) Support Engineer
10 15 (4.49%) Java Architect
10 15 (4.49%) Development Manager
11 14 (4.19%) Team Leader
12 13 (3.89%) Applications Developer
12 13 (3.89%) Security Consultant
13 12 (3.59%) Development Team Leader
13 12 (3.59%) PHP Developer
13 12 (3.59%) Java Software Engineer
13 12 (3.59%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (28.74%) HTML
2 84 (25.15%) Web Services
2 84 (25.15%) Spring
3 77 (23.05%) J2EE
4 70 (20.96%) XML
5 68 (20.36%) CSS
6 50 (14.97%) jQuery
7 49 (14.67%) .NET
8 33 (9.88%) JSP
8 33 (9.88%) Java EE
9 27 (8.08%) Ajax
10 26 (7.78%) Hibernate
11 25 (7.49%) XSLT
11 25 (7.49%) XHTML
12 23 (6.89%) Servlets
12 23 (6.89%) HTML5
13 22 (6.59%) RESTful
13 22 (6.59%) Struts
14 18 (5.39%) SOAP
14 18 (5.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (16.47%) Computer Science
3 35 (10.48%) Client/Server
4 30 (8.98%) Open Source
5 22 (6.59%) iPad
6 18 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.29%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.69%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (2.40%) GIS
9 8 (2.40%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.10%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.50%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.20%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.20%) User Experience
13 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.90%) iPhone
13 3 (0.90%) Replication
13 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (26.35%) Linux
2 48 (14.37%) UNIX
3 21 (6.29%) Windows
4 8 (2.40%) Android
5 7 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.80%) Solaris
6 6 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.50%) Debian
8 4 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.20%) VxWorks
8 4 (1.20%) LynxOS
9 2 (0.60%) AIX
9 2 (0.60%) HPUX
9 2 (0.60%) SUSE
9 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (20.06%) Software Engineering
3 64 (19.16%) SOA
4 48 (14.37%) Scrum
5 44 (13.17%) TDD
6 41 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (11.68%) Unit Testing
7 39 (11.68%) Mentoring
8 32 (9.58%) OO
8 32 (9.58%) E-Commerce
9 31 (9.28%) UML
10 30 (8.98%) BDD
11 29 (8.68%) Web Development
12 24 (7.19%) MVC
13 22 (6.59%) Waterfall
14 20 (5.99%) DSDM
14 20 (5.99%) Extreme Programming
15 19 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (5.39%) Multithreading
17 16 (4.79%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (32.34%) SQL
2 92 (27.54%) JavaScript
3 82 (24.55%) C#
4 55 (16.47%) C++
5 54 (16.17%) PHP
6 43 (12.87%) Python
7 40 (11.98%) C
8 38 (11.38%) Perl
9 31 (9.28%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.99%) Ruby
11 17 (5.09%) VB
12 10 (2.99%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.69%) Apex Code
13 9 (2.69%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.10%) Ada
15 6 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.50%) AspectJ
16 5 (1.50%) VB.NET
17 4 (1.20%) Tcl
18 3 (0.90%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 68 (20.36%) Degree
2 49 (14.67%) Security Cleared
3 35 (10.48%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.89%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.99%) OCP
5 10 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ISEB
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.49%) QA
2 4 (1.20%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.20%) Firmware
1 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.30%) Nmap
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) Nessus
2 1 (0.30%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 72 (21.56%) Oracle
2 29 (8.68%) SAP
3 28 (8.38%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.59%) hybris
5 13 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.89%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.99%) IBM
6 10 (2.99%) HP
7 8 (2.40%) JBoss
7 8 (2.40%) F5
8 7 (2.10%) ESRI
9 4 (1.20%) Sun
9 4 (1.20%) Cisco
9 4 (1.20%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.20%) VMware
9 4 (1.20%) Imperva
9 4 (1.20%) Egenera
9 4 (1.20%) Sencha
9 4 (1.20%) Foundry
9 4 (1.20%) Google
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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