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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Java 238 130 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.93% 5.46% 9.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.06% 14.24% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 204 106 177
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £34,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
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
819 913 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.18% 38.33% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 697 806 712
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 6 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 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 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (33.95%) SQL
3 142 (33.02%) JavaScript
4 141 (32.79%) Spring
5 138 (32.09%) Linux
6 123 (28.60%) Software Engineering
7 120 (27.91%) J2EE
8 99 (23.02%) Degree
9 95 (22.09%) Finance
10 88 (20.47%) Scrum
11 85 (19.77%) HTML
12 83 (19.30%) UNIX
13 80 (18.60%) MySQL
14 77 (17.91%) Oracle
15 75 (17.44%) Web Services
16 73 (16.98%) Hibernate
17 72 (16.74%) Computer Science
18 71 (16.51%) XML
18 71 (16.51%) .NET
18 71 (16.51%) Python
19 68 (15.81%) TDD
20 64 (14.88%) CSS
21 62 (14.42%) Maven
21 62 (14.42%) Waterfall
22 61 (14.19%) jQuery
23 58 (13.49%) Git (software)
23 58 (13.49%) SOA
24 56 (13.02%) Perl
25 54 (12.56%) Tomcat
26 53 (12.33%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 54 (12.56%) Tomcat
2 39 (9.07%) WebLogic
3 38 (8.84%) WebSphere
4 34 (7.91%) JBoss
5 27 (6.28%) Apache
6 17 (3.95%) IIS
7 11 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (2.56%) Node.js
8 8 (1.86%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (0.93%) CMS
10 4 (0.93%) Liferay
11 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.70%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.47%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.79%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.70%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.74%) SaaS
2 12 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.93%) PaaS
4 3 (0.70%) Taleo
4 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.47%) Responsys
6 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.72%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.02%) Firewall
3 12 (2.79%) LDAP
4 8 (1.86%) HTTP
5 5 (1.16%) Internet
6 4 (0.93%) 3G
6 4 (0.93%) VLAN
6 4 (0.93%) LTE
6 4 (0.93%) GSM
6 4 (0.93%) LAN
6 4 (0.93%) VPN
6 4 (0.93%) DMZ
6 4 (0.93%) 2G
6 4 (0.93%) 2.5G
6 4 (0.93%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (0.93%) GGSN
7 2 (0.47%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.23%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.23%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (18.60%) MySQL
2 36 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 34 (7.91%) Relational Database
4 27 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (5.81%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.42%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.72%) DB2
9 12 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.79%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.09%) Riak
11 9 (2.09%) Big Data
12 6 (1.40%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.70%) MS Access
15 3 (0.70%) OLAP
15 3 (0.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 62 (14.42%) Maven
2 58 (13.49%) Git (software)
3 45 (10.47%) Selenium
4 42 (9.77%) Subversion
5 31 (7.21%) Ant
6 29 (6.74%) Jenkins
7 28 (6.51%) Eclipse
8 19 (4.42%) JIRA
9 16 (3.72%) JUnit
10 15 (3.49%) ClearCase
11 11 (2.56%) WebDriver
12 10 (2.33%) ClearQuest
13 8 (1.86%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.86%) SoapUI
13 8 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.63%) Mockito
15 6 (1.40%) JBehave
16 5 (1.16%) JMeter
16 5 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
17 4 (0.93%) Log4j
General
1 95 (22.09%) Finance
2 40 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 33 (7.67%) Banking
4 23 (5.35%) Advertising
5 17 (3.95%) Retail
6 9 (2.09%) Automotive
7 7 (1.63%) French Language
8 5 (1.16%) Marketing
9 4 (0.93%) Publishing
10 3 (0.70%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) German Language
11 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 200 (46.51%) Developer
2 152 (35.35%) Java Developer
3 70 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 57 (13.26%) Software Engineer
5 54 (12.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (8.84%) Consultant
7 37 (8.60%) Architect
8 32 (7.44%) Java Software Engineer
9 29 (6.74%) Analyst
9 29 (6.74%) Technical Support
10 24 (5.58%) Support Engineer
10 24 (5.58%) Lead Developer
11 22 (5.12%) Technical Support Engineer
11 22 (5.12%) Technical Engineer
12 20 (4.65%) Test Engineer
12 20 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
13 18 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (4.19%) Team Leader
13 18 (4.19%) Automation Engineer
14 17 (3.95%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (32.79%) Spring
2 120 (27.91%) J2EE
3 85 (19.77%) HTML
4 75 (17.44%) Web Services
5 73 (16.98%) Hibernate
6 71 (16.51%) XML
6 71 (16.51%) .NET
7 64 (14.88%) CSS
8 61 (14.19%) jQuery
9 51 (11.86%) Ajax
10 41 (9.53%) Struts
11 37 (8.60%) JSON
11 37 (8.60%) HTML5
12 36 (8.37%) GWT
13 35 (8.14%) JSP
13 35 (8.14%) AngularJS
14 33 (7.67%) Spring Security
15 30 (6.98%) RESTful
16 28 (6.51%) Servlets
16 28 (6.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.74%) Computer Science
2 53 (12.33%) Open Source
3 39 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (6.05%) Management Information System
6 23 (5.35%) Mobile App
6 23 (5.35%) User Experience
7 16 (3.72%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.09%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.63%) iPad
10 5 (1.16%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.16%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.93%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.70%) Physics
12 3 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 138 (32.09%) Linux
2 83 (19.30%) UNIX
3 44 (10.23%) Windows
4 15 (3.49%) Mac OS X
5 12 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.86%) Android
7 8 (1.86%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.16%) CentOS
9 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.93%) AIX
9 4 (0.93%) Solaris
10 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.47%) VMS
11 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (28.60%) Software Engineering
3 88 (20.47%) Scrum
4 68 (15.81%) TDD
5 62 (14.42%) Waterfall
6 58 (13.49%) SOA
7 53 (12.33%) Mentoring
8 49 (11.40%) Web Development
9 47 (10.93%) Unit Testing
10 37 (8.60%) OO
11 36 (8.37%) Multithreading
12 35 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (7.21%) MVC
14 29 (6.74%) Test Automation
15 28 (6.51%) E-Commerce
16 27 (6.28%) V-Model
17 24 (5.58%) BDD
18 23 (5.35%) Validation
19 20 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
19 20 (4.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 146 (33.95%) SQL
2 142 (33.02%) JavaScript
3 71 (16.51%) Python
4 56 (13.02%) Perl
5 51 (11.86%) C#
6 49 (11.40%) PHP
6 49 (11.40%) Ruby
7 34 (7.91%) Shell Script
8 31 (7.21%) T-SQL
9 28 (6.51%) C++
10 20 (4.65%) C
10 20 (4.65%) Bash Shell
11 19 (4.42%) PowerShell
12 17 (3.95%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.79%) XPath
14 7 (1.63%) VBScript
14 7 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.40%) XQuery
16 5 (1.16%) VB
16 5 (1.16%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 99 (23.02%) Degree
2 16 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.93%) CSSLP
5 2 (0.47%) MySQL Certification
5 2 (0.47%) IC3 Certification
5 2 (0.47%) ISEB
5 2 (0.47%) CISSP
5 2 (0.47%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.47%) PMP
5 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.35%) QA
2 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.47%) KVM
4 1 (0.23%) iptables
4 1 (0.23%) XenServer
4 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (5.12%) Puppet
2 18 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.79%) Nagios
4 8 (1.86%) Zenoss
5 7 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.16%) Ansible
7 4 (0.93%) SCCM
8 3 (0.70%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.70%) Cacti
8 3 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.47%) Graphite
9 2 (0.47%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 77 (17.91%) Oracle
2 37 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.26%) IBM
4 11 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.09%) hybris
6 8 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.86%) VMware
7 7 (1.63%) SAP
8 5 (1.16%) Genesys
9 4 (0.93%) SaltStack
9 4 (0.93%) Cisco
9 4 (0.93%) Sun
10 3 (0.70%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.70%) ESRI
10 3 (0.70%) BT
10 3 (0.70%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.70%) HP
10 3 (0.70%) Tableau
11 2 (0.47%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.47%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Up to £45,000 (neg) + regular
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent high level package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Really Good !
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
Posted: 6 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent base, share options, priva
Posted: 13 days ago
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Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 13 days ago