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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 239 184 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.66% 7.41% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.56% 21.93% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 166 157 204
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £65,000
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
900 839 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.16% 33.78% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 752 694 724
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 £32,500 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 31 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 184 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (35.67%) JavaScript
3 154 (34.76%) Linux
4 126 (28.44%) SQL
5 117 (26.41%) Degree
6 113 (25.51%) Computer Science
7 111 (25.06%) Python
8 100 (22.57%) Oracle
9 99 (22.35%) HTML
9 99 (22.35%) Spring
10 94 (21.22%) Software Engineering
11 91 (20.54%) MySQL
12 86 (19.41%) J2EE
13 84 (18.96%) Web Services
13 84 (18.96%) Hibernate
14 83 (18.74%) jQuery
15 79 (17.83%) Scrum
15 79 (17.83%) CSS
16 73 (16.48%) PHP
17 71 (16.03%) .NET
18 69 (15.58%) Windows
19 67 (15.12%) XML
20 66 (14.90%) SaaS
21 65 (14.67%) C#
22 63 (14.22%) Finance
22 63 (14.22%) Jenkins
23 62 (14.00%) AngularJS
23 62 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
24 61 (13.77%) JSON
25 58 (13.09%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 58 (13.09%) WebLogic
2 52 (11.74%) Tomcat
3 49 (11.06%) JBoss
4 46 (10.38%) WebSphere
5 45 (10.16%) Apache
6 24 (5.42%) IIS
7 15 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (3.16%) Node.js
9 8 (1.81%) SAP EP
9 8 (1.81%) SAP Portal
10 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.58%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.35%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (1.13%) Liferay
13 4 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
15 2 (0.45%) CMS
16 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 21 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.58%) MS Office
3 5 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.90%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (14.90%) SaaS
2 19 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.06%) Taleo
4 13 (2.93%) Responsys
5 8 (1.81%) PaaS
6 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.68%) Force.com
8 3 (0.68%) GitHub
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.13%) TCP/IP
2 24 (5.42%) HTTP
3 22 (4.97%) Firewall
4 19 (4.29%) Internet
5 17 (3.84%) SSL
6 9 (2.03%) SMTP
7 7 (1.58%) DNS
8 3 (0.68%) LDAP
9 2 (0.45%) ATM
9 2 (0.45%) VoIP
9 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.45%) VPN
9 2 (0.45%) Wireless
9 2 (0.45%) Network Security
10 1 (0.23%) WebEx
10 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.23%) SS7
10 1 (0.23%) ISUP
10 1 (0.23%) H.323
10 1 (0.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (20.54%) MySQL
2 57 (12.87%) NoSQL
3 52 (11.74%) SQL Server
4 50 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (7.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (7.22%) Oracle Database
7 30 (6.77%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (6.09%) Relational Database
9 21 (4.74%) Riak
9 21 (4.74%) MongoDB
10 18 (4.06%) Hadoop
11 17 (3.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (2.48%) Big Data
15 8 (1.81%) Data Mining
16 7 (1.58%) JasperReports
17 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (1.35%) DB2
17 6 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 63 (14.22%) Jenkins
2 58 (13.09%) Ant
3 53 (11.96%) Maven
4 48 (10.84%) Selenium
5 40 (9.03%) Eclipse
6 35 (7.90%) Git (software)
7 34 (7.67%) JUnit
8 17 (3.84%) JIRA
9 16 (3.61%) Subversion
10 11 (2.48%) Mocha
10 11 (2.48%) Gradle
10 11 (2.48%) Grunt
11 9 (2.03%) WebDriver
11 9 (2.03%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.58%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.58%) TestNG
13 6 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.35%) FitNesse
13 6 (1.35%) HP UFT
14 5 (1.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 63 (14.22%) Finance
2 41 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 30 (6.77%) Banking
4 16 (3.61%) Legal
4 16 (3.61%) Advertising
5 14 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.16%) Retail
6 7 (1.58%) Publishing
7 4 (0.90%) Electronics
7 4 (0.90%) Marketing
8 3 (0.68%) French Language
8 3 (0.68%) Automotive
9 2 (0.45%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 244 (55.08%) Developer
2 149 (33.63%) Java Developer
3 77 (17.38%) Senior Developer
4 51 (11.51%) Software Engineer
5 47 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 34 (7.67%) Consultant
7 29 (6.55%) Administrator
8 22 (4.97%) Architect
9 20 (4.51%) Analyst
9 20 (4.51%) Lead Developer
9 20 (4.51%) Senior Software Engineer
10 19 (4.29%) Lead Java Developer
11 18 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (3.61%) Technical Support
13 16 (3.61%) Graduate
13 16 (3.61%) Software Developer
14 15 (3.39%) Support Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Portal Developer
15 14 (3.16%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (22.35%) HTML
1 99 (22.35%) Spring
2 86 (19.41%) J2EE
3 84 (18.96%) Web Services
3 84 (18.96%) Hibernate
4 83 (18.74%) jQuery
5 79 (17.83%) CSS
6 71 (16.03%) .NET
7 67 (15.12%) XML
8 62 (14.00%) AngularJS
9 61 (13.77%) JSON
10 50 (11.29%) REST
11 45 (10.16%) HTML5
12 43 (9.71%) Ajax
13 35 (7.90%) SOAP
13 35 (7.90%) RESTful
14 29 (6.55%) Servlets
14 29 (6.55%) Backbone.js
15 28 (6.32%) JSP
16 26 (5.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 113 (25.51%) Computer Science
2 62 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.51%) Mathematics
4 17 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.61%) User Experience
6 14 (3.16%) Physics
7 13 (2.93%) Statistics
7 13 (2.93%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.48%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.03%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.81%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.81%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.35%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.35%) Oracle Exalogic
11 6 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (1.35%) Life Science
12 5 (1.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 154 (34.76%) Linux
2 69 (15.58%) Windows
3 42 (9.48%) UNIX
4 27 (6.09%) Oracle Linux
5 24 (5.42%) CentOS
6 15 (3.39%) Mac OS X
7 14 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.03%) Solaris
9 6 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.35%) Android
10 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (21.22%) Software Engineering
3 79 (17.83%) Scrum
4 53 (11.96%) Unit Testing
4 53 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (10.84%) Open Source
6 47 (10.61%) Web Development
6 47 (10.61%) OO
7 44 (9.93%) TDD
8 43 (9.71%) SOA
9 35 (7.90%) OOP
10 34 (7.67%) MVC
11 32 (7.22%) Mentoring
12 29 (6.55%) Performance Tuning
13 27 (6.09%) Multithreading
14 26 (5.87%) DevOps
14 26 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (5.64%) SDLC
16 21 (4.74%) Business Continuity
16 21 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 158 (35.67%) JavaScript
2 126 (28.44%) SQL
3 111 (25.06%) Python
4 73 (16.48%) PHP
5 65 (14.67%) C#
6 48 (10.84%) C++
7 47 (10.61%) Ruby
8 41 (9.26%) Perl
9 33 (7.45%) C
10 22 (4.97%) Shell Script
11 21 (4.74%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.84%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.71%) Objective-C
14 10 (2.26%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.26%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.13%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.13%) XPath
15 5 (1.13%) VBScript
16 3 (0.68%) XQuery
16 3 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 117 (26.41%) Degree
2 36 (8.13%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.13%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.13%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (1.13%) IC3 Certification
5 2 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) MCPD
6 1 (0.23%) CITP
6 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.23%) MCSE
6 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.58%) QA
2 8 (1.81%) SLA
3 6 (1.35%) GCP
4 2 (0.45%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.71%) VMware ESX
3 11 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.81%) VirtualBox
5 5 (1.13%) KVM
5 5 (1.13%) XenServer
6 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (10.16%) Puppet
2 18 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (2.93%) Graphite
5 12 (2.71%) Nagios
6 9 (2.03%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.81%) Ansible
7 8 (1.81%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.35%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.90%) SCCM
9 4 (0.90%) Rundeck
10 3 (0.68%) Cacti
11 2 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 100 (22.57%) Oracle
2 32 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 21 (4.74%) VMware
5 18 (4.06%) Sun
6 16 (3.61%) Websense
7 15 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (3.16%) IBM
9 13 (2.93%) Eloqua
10 11 (2.48%) SAP
11 10 (2.26%) Cisco
12 7 (1.58%) Tableau
13 6 (1.35%) Splunk
13 6 (1.35%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.13%) Genesys
15 3 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
15 3 (0.68%) ESRI
15 3 (0.68%) BT
15 3 (0.68%) Rackspace
16 2 (0.45%) ATG
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