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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 181 191 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.54% 8.05% 9.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.90% 24.30% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 149 150 174
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
866 786 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.85% 33.12% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 771 651 780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 131 (34.66%) Agile Software Development
1 131 (34.66%) JavaScript
2 116 (30.69%) Linux
3 110 (29.10%) HTML
4 101 (26.72%) Finance
4 101 (26.72%) CSS
5 99 (26.19%) Python
6 80 (21.16%) SQL
7 78 (20.63%) Windows
8 77 (20.37%) Web Services
8 77 (20.37%) Degree
9 72 (19.05%) Ruby
9 72 (19.05%) SaaS
10 70 (18.52%) XML
10 70 (18.52%) .NET
10 70 (18.52%) Scrum
11 67 (17.72%) Perl
12 66 (17.46%) ITIL
13 63 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (15.61%) Computer Science
15 57 (15.08%) C#
16 53 (14.02%) QA
17 51 (13.49%) VMware
17 51 (13.49%) SDLC
18 49 (12.96%) jQuery
18 49 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (12.70%) Spring
19 48 (12.70%) C++
20 47 (12.43%) Software Engineering
20 47 (12.43%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (6.61%) Apache
2 21 (5.56%) JBoss
3 17 (4.50%) WebLogic
4 16 (4.23%) Node.js
5 14 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.91%) SAP EP
6 11 (2.91%) SAP Portal
6 11 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.32%) Alfresco
8 5 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.32%) Drupal
8 5 (1.32%) IIS
8 5 (1.32%) Liferay
8 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.79%) Confluence
10 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 24 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.06%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 72 (19.05%) SaaS
2 28 (7.41%) OpenShift
3 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.12%) PaaS
5 7 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.32%) GitHub
7 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.06%) IaaS
8 3 (0.79%) Taleo
9 1 (0.26%) Force.com
9 1 (0.26%) Responsys
9 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.85%) Firewall
2 40 (10.58%) Cisco IOS
2 40 (10.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 27 (7.14%) Internet
4 21 (5.56%) HTTP
5 17 (4.50%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (2.91%) SSL
8 7 (1.85%) DNS
9 6 (1.59%) SMTP
10 3 (0.79%) LDAP
11 2 (0.53%) DHCP
12 1 (0.26%) DVB
12 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.38%) Big Data
2 37 (9.79%) NoSQL
3 33 (8.73%) MySQL
4 32 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 29 (7.67%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.35%) Data Mining
7 21 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 13 (3.44%) HBase
9 13 (3.44%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.17%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (2.12%) Riak
14 6 (1.59%) DTS
14 6 (1.59%) Neo4j
14 6 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.59%) QlikView
14 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 39 (10.32%) Selenium
3 29 (7.67%) JUnit
4 27 (7.14%) Subversion
5 21 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 20 (5.29%) Maven
7 19 (5.03%) JIRA
7 19 (5.03%) TestNG
8 16 (4.23%) Eclipse
9 15 (3.97%) Ant
9 15 (3.97%) Cucumber
10 14 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (2.65%) HP UFT
12 9 (2.38%) gulp
12 9 (2.38%) RSpec
13 8 (2.12%) JBehave
13 8 (2.12%) Ranorex
14 7 (1.85%) FitNesse
14 7 (1.85%) WebDriver
15 6 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 101 (26.72%) Finance
2 37 (9.79%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.56%) Banking
4 17 (4.50%) Retail
5 10 (2.65%) Games
5 10 (2.65%) Legal
6 8 (2.12%) Electronics
7 7 (1.85%) Marketing
8 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (50.53%) Developer
2 110 (29.10%) Java Developer
3 52 (13.76%) Senior Developer
4 36 (9.52%) Architect
5 32 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (8.20%) VMware Engineer
7 27 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (6.88%) Software Developer
8 26 (6.88%) Software Engineer
9 23 (6.08%) Analyst
10 20 (5.29%) Administrator
10 20 (5.29%) Programmer
11 19 (5.03%) Junior
12 18 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
13 17 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (4.50%) Operations Engineer
13 17 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.97%) Java Engineer
14 15 (3.97%) Senior Programmer
15 14 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (29.10%) HTML
2 101 (26.72%) CSS
3 77 (20.37%) Web Services
4 70 (18.52%) .NET
4 70 (18.52%) XML
5 49 (12.96%) jQuery
6 48 (12.70%) Spring
7 45 (11.90%) Ajax
8 44 (11.64%) AngularJS
9 41 (10.85%) RESTful
10 40 (10.58%) SOAP
11 37 (9.79%) Hibernate
12 32 (8.47%) REST
13 31 (8.20%) HTML5
14 28 (7.41%) JSON
14 28 (7.41%) JSP
15 26 (6.88%) J2EE
16 19 (5.03%) Sass
17 16 (4.23%) Backbone.js
17 16 (4.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.61%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.58%) EMC VNX
3 32 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.67%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.50%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.97%) Mathematics
6 15 (3.97%) Smart Meter
7 13 (3.44%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.85%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.59%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.59%) Physics
11 5 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.32%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.32%) Social Media
11 5 (1.32%) User Experience
12 4 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.06%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 116 (30.69%) Linux
2 78 (20.63%) Windows
3 37 (9.79%) Unix
4 14 (3.70%) Android
5 12 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.32%) CentOS
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.26%) SUSE
11 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (34.66%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (18.52%) Scrum
3 66 (17.46%) ITIL
4 63 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (13.49%) SDLC
6 47 (12.43%) Software Engineering
7 44 (11.64%) TDD
8 41 (10.85%) Mentoring
8 41 (10.85%) Unit Testing
9 40 (10.58%) Capacity Planning
10 39 (10.32%) OO
11 32 (8.47%) Test Automation
12 25 (6.61%) Analytics
12 25 (6.61%) Open Source
12 25 (6.61%) Waterfall
13 24 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (6.08%) SOA
15 22 (5.82%) Project Management
16 21 (5.56%) Regression Testing
16 21 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (34.66%) JavaScript
2 99 (26.19%) Python
3 80 (21.16%) SQL
4 72 (19.05%) Ruby
5 67 (17.72%) Perl
6 57 (15.08%) C#
7 48 (12.70%) C++
8 40 (10.58%) PowerShell
9 39 (10.32%) PHP
10 24 (6.35%) C
11 17 (4.50%) Objective-C
12 16 (4.23%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.17%) R
14 10 (2.65%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.38%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.38%) VB
16 8 (2.12%) Scala
17 7 (1.85%) Apple Swift
17 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (20.37%) Degree
2 29 (7.67%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.97%) CITP
4 15 (3.97%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.32%) PMP
6 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (14.02%) QA
2 15 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
4 1 (0.26%) SDET
System Software
1 49 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (9.79%) VMware ESX
3 32 (8.47%) vSphere
4 29 (7.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.17%) HDFS
5 12 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.85%) Docker
7 4 (1.06%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.06%) Firmware
8 2 (0.53%) XenServer
9 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 44 (11.64%) SCCM
2 40 (10.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 40 (10.58%) WSUS
3 12 (3.17%) Puppet
4 5 (1.32%) Nagios
5 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.53%) Kibana
5 2 (0.53%) logstash
5 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.53%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.26%) Ansible
6 1 (0.26%) Graphite
6 1 (0.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 51 (13.49%) VMware
2 46 (12.17%) Oracle
2 46 (12.17%) Red Hat
3 41 (10.85%) Cisco
4 40 (10.58%) EMC
4 40 (10.58%) Qualys
5 25 (6.61%) Microsoft
6 15 (3.97%) SAP
7 12 (3.17%) Citrix
8 11 (2.91%) Sun
9 9 (2.38%) Adobe
10 8 (2.12%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.85%) Websense
12 5 (1.32%) HP
12 5 (1.32%) IBM
12 5 (1.32%) Xamarin
13 4 (1.06%) Informatica
13 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.06%) Sencha
13 4 (1.06%) Tableau
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