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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 184 248 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.38% 10.87% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.88% 29.45% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 156 208 285
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,350 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
841 842 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.72% 36.90% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 692 746 907
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 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 93 (29.62%) SQL
2 89 (28.34%) JavaScript
3 85 (27.07%) Web Services
4 83 (26.43%) HTML
5 82 (26.11%) Linux
6 81 (25.80%) Spring
7 79 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (24.20%) C#
9 75 (23.89%) J2EE
10 71 (22.61%) XML
11 70 (22.29%) Oracle
12 67 (21.34%) SOA
12 67 (21.34%) Telecoms
13 66 (21.02%) Software Engineering
14 62 (19.75%) Degree
15 60 (19.11%) CSS
16 52 (16.56%) C++
17 50 (15.92%) .NET
18 49 (15.61%) Computer Science
19 48 (15.29%) PHP
20 47 (14.97%) UNIX
21 46 (14.65%) Python
22 45 (14.33%) Apache
22 45 (14.33%) jQuery
23 44 (14.01%) Security Cleared
24 43 (13.69%) TDD
24 43 (13.69%) Scrum
25 39 (12.42%) MySQL
25 39 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
26 38 (12.10%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 45 (14.33%) Apache
2 38 (12.10%) Tomcat
3 30 (9.55%) WebLogic
4 19 (6.05%) Oracle Service Bus
5 18 (5.73%) Apache Solr
6 14 (4.46%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.50%) IIS
8 10 (3.18%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (3.18%) Node.js
8 10 (3.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.64%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.64%) CMS
11 2 (0.64%) Drupal
11 2 (0.64%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.64%) Mule
11 2 (0.64%) nginx
11 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.59%) ArcView
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
4 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.64%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.32%) SaaS
2 8 (2.55%) Force.com
3 3 (0.96%) Office 365
4 2 (0.64%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.64%) Heroku
4 2 (0.64%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.46%) HTTP
2 22 (7.01%) Internet
3 10 (3.18%) LDAP
4 7 (2.23%) ATM
5 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.27%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.27%) tcpdump
5 4 (1.27%) snoop
5 4 (1.27%) FWSM
6 3 (0.96%) Wireless
6 3 (0.96%) SSL
6 3 (0.96%) SMTP
7 2 (0.64%) SMS
7 2 (0.64%) Firewall
8 1 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.42%) MySQL
2 34 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.83%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.91%) Big Data
8 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.96%) Redis
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 37 (11.78%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.15%) Selenium
3 27 (8.60%) Maven
4 25 (7.96%) Eclipse
5 24 (7.64%) JUnit
6 23 (7.32%) Mockito
7 22 (7.01%) Subversion
8 12 (3.82%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (3.82%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (2.55%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.55%) Ant
11 7 (2.23%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.91%) TestNG
13 5 (1.59%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.59%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.59%) Log4j
13 5 (1.59%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.27%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.27%) Trac
General
1 67 (21.34%) Telecoms
2 38 (12.10%) Finance
3 12 (3.82%) French Language
4 10 (3.18%) Marketing
5 8 (2.55%) Banking
5 8 (2.55%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.55%) Advertising
6 6 (1.91%) Retail
7 4 (1.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 133 (42.36%) Developer
2 72 (22.93%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.33%) Consultant
4 32 (10.19%) Software Engineer
5 31 (9.87%) Programmer
6 26 (8.28%) Architect
6 26 (8.28%) Java Consultant
7 20 (6.37%) Software Developer
8 17 (5.41%) Analyst
9 16 (5.10%) Test Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) Web Developer
10 15 (4.78%) Support Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) Java Architect
11 12 (3.82%) Team Leader
11 12 (3.82%) PHP Developer
12 11 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (3.50%) Applications Developer
12 11 (3.50%) Solutions Consultant
12 11 (3.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.18%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (27.07%) Web Services
2 83 (26.43%) HTML
3 81 (25.80%) Spring
4 75 (23.89%) J2EE
5 71 (22.61%) XML
6 60 (19.11%) CSS
7 50 (15.92%) .NET
8 45 (14.33%) jQuery
9 30 (9.55%) Java EE
10 29 (9.24%) Ajax
11 28 (8.92%) JSP
12 27 (8.60%) Struts
13 26 (8.28%) Hibernate
14 25 (7.96%) Servlets
15 24 (7.64%) RESTful
16 23 (7.32%) XSLT
17 22 (7.01%) XHTML
18 21 (6.69%) JSON
19 19 (6.05%) SOAP
20 18 (5.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.61%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.15%) Open Source
3 33 (10.51%) Client/Server
4 21 (6.69%) iPad
5 20 (6.37%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.50%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.87%) Mobile Computing
8 8 (2.55%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.55%) GIS
9 7 (2.23%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.27%) Firmware
11 4 (1.27%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.27%) iPhone
12 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.96%) Replication
13 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.64%) SCADA
13 2 (0.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.11%) Linux
2 47 (14.97%) UNIX
3 18 (5.73%) Windows
4 8 (2.55%) Android
5 7 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.23%) Solaris
6 6 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.59%) Debian
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.64%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.64%) LynxOS
10 2 (0.64%) AIX
10 2 (0.64%) HPUX
10 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (21.34%) SOA
3 66 (21.02%) Software Engineering
4 43 (13.69%) TDD
4 43 (13.69%) Scrum
5 39 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (11.15%) Mentoring
7 32 (10.19%) Unit Testing
8 30 (9.55%) E-Commerce
9 28 (8.92%) Web Development
10 27 (8.60%) OO
11 26 (8.28%) BDD
12 24 (7.64%) UML
13 22 (7.01%) MVC
14 20 (6.37%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.73%) Extreme Programming
15 18 (5.73%) DSDM
16 17 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (4.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 93 (29.62%) SQL
2 89 (28.34%) JavaScript
3 76 (24.20%) C#
4 52 (16.56%) C++
5 48 (15.29%) PHP
6 46 (14.65%) Python
7 35 (11.15%) C
8 32 (10.19%) Perl
9 29 (9.24%) Shell Script
10 20 (6.37%) Ruby
11 18 (5.73%) VB
12 10 (3.18%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.87%) Apex Code
14 7 (2.23%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.59%) Ada
15 5 (1.59%) AspectJ
15 5 (1.59%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.27%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.96%) PHP5
17 3 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 62 (19.75%) Degree
2 44 (14.01%) Security Cleared
3 29 (9.24%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.46%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.18%) OCP
5 10 (3.18%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.64%) ISEB
6 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.24%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.32%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Cisco IPCC
1 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 70 (22.29%) Oracle
2 29 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.96%) SAP
4 22 (7.01%) hybris
5 14 (4.46%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.14%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (3.50%) IBM
8 10 (3.18%) JBoss
9 8 (2.55%) HP
10 7 (2.23%) ESRI
11 5 (1.59%) Sun
12 4 (1.27%) Cisco
12 4 (1.27%) ATG
12 4 (1.27%) VMware
12 4 (1.27%) Google
12 4 (1.27%) Foundry
12 4 (1.27%) Egenera
12 4 (1.27%) Sencha
12 4 (1.27%) F5
13 3 (0.96%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £91000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago