The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 136 127 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 11 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.43% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.47% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Average salary £47,250 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +10.38%
Java/J2EE Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Reading region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
4 12 (75.00%) UNIX
4 12 (75.00%) Maven
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) OO
5 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
5 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (50.00%) JPA
6 8 (50.00%) Scrum
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) XML
8 6 (37.50%) V-Model
8 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (37.50%) Java SE
8 6 (37.50%) Java EE
9 5 (31.25%) Subversion
9 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
9 5 (31.25%) JSON
9 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
9 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
9 5 (31.25%) REST

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
1 5 (31.25%) JBoss
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (31.25%) Ant
3 4 (25.00%) ClearQuest
3 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Log4j
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
4 8 (50.00%) JPA
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Java SE
5 6 (37.50%) Java EE
6 5 (31.25%) JSON
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) Struts
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) XSLT
7 4 (25.00%) EJB
7 4 (25.00%) JSP
7 4 (25.00%) Servlets
7 4 (25.00%) XSD
7 4 (25.00%) XSL
7 4 (25.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) V-Model
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) UML
5 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (31.25%) RUP
5 5 (31.25%) SOA
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (25.00%) B2B
6 4 (25.00%) B2C
6 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (25.00%) Use Case
6 4 (25.00%) System Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) XQuery
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) XPath
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) IBM