The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 34 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 78 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.66% 13.43% 11.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.68% 26.17% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 74 72
Average salary £46,250 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £42,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
213 298 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.79% 51.29% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 189 264 233
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Java
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Java Salary Trend in Slough

Java
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Slough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.00%) SQL
3 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 22 (27.50%) C#
4 22 (27.50%) HTML
4 22 (27.50%) Windows
5 20 (25.00%) Oracle
5 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (23.75%) C++
7 18 (22.50%) XML
7 18 (22.50%) Linux
8 17 (21.25%) .NET
8 17 (21.25%) Degree
9 16 (20.00%) Finance
10 14 (17.50%) UNIX
11 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
12 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 12 (15.00%) OO
12 12 (15.00%) CSS
13 11 (13.75%) SOAP
13 11 (13.75%) PHP
14 10 (12.50%) QA
14 10 (12.50%) Cisco
15 9 (11.25%) DNS
15 9 (11.25%) CCNA
15 9 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
15 9 (11.25%) STL
15 9 (11.25%) Selenium
15 9 (11.25%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.00%) Lync
2 3 (3.75%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.25%) Drupal
4 1 (1.25%) Jetty
4 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Project
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.25%) DAB
3 5 (6.25%) RTP
4 4 (5.00%) ISDN
4 4 (5.00%) VoIP
4 4 (5.00%) WAN
4 4 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (2.50%) Firewall
5 2 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (1.25%) CTI
6 1 (1.25%) MGCP
6 1 (1.25%) HTTP
6 1 (1.25%) SS7
6 1 (1.25%) Megaco
6 1 (1.25%) ISUP
6 1 (1.25%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (3.75%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.75%) DB2
4 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.75%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Redis
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Selenium
1 9 (11.25%) WebDriver
2 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Maven
4 3 (3.75%) Subversion
5 2 (2.50%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.25%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.25%) Mockito
6 1 (1.25%) Hamcrest
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.25%) Hudson
6 1 (1.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Developer
2 12 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Tester
5 8 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Graduate
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Development Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.50%) HTML
2 18 (22.50%) XML
3 17 (21.25%) .NET
4 12 (15.00%) CSS
5 11 (13.75%) SOAP
6 9 (11.25%) STL
6 9 (11.25%) jQuery
7 8 (10.00%) WinForms
8 7 (8.75%) Middleware
8 7 (8.75%) REST
9 6 (7.50%) JSON
9 6 (7.50%) JSP
9 6 (7.50%) J2EE
10 5 (6.25%) Spring
10 5 (6.25%) RESTful
11 4 (5.00%) HTML5
12 3 (3.75%) Sass
12 3 (3.75%) Ajax
12 3 (3.75%) WCF
12 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.75%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Open Source
4 3 (3.75%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.75%) FMCG
5 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.25%) VAX
6 1 (1.25%) IPTV
6 1 (1.25%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) UNIX
4 6 (7.50%) Solaris
5 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.00%) Android
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.75%) AIX
7 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (15.00%) OO
3 8 (10.00%) UML
3 8 (10.00%) TDD
3 8 (10.00%) Scrum
3 8 (10.00%) E-business
4 7 (8.75%) CRM
4 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
5 6 (7.50%) ERP
5 6 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.25%) OpenUP
6 5 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 5 (6.25%) Coaching
7 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.00%) Web Development
7 4 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) SQL
2 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.50%) C#
4 19 (23.75%) C++
5 11 (13.75%) PHP
6 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.00%) VC++
8 6 (7.50%) Python
8 6 (7.50%) Perl
8 6 (7.50%) C
9 5 (6.25%) Ruby
10 3 (3.75%) ABAP
11 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.50%) Scala
11 2 (2.50%) Groovy
12 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.25%) VB
12 1 (1.25%) Delphi
12 1 (1.25%) VBA
12 1 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.25%) CCNA
3 5 (6.25%) JNCIA
4 4 (5.00%) MCTS
4 4 (5.00%) MCSE
4 4 (5.00%) CCVP
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) CNE
4 4 (5.00%) Novell Certification
5 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) NFS
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) StatsD
2 1 (1.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Cisco
3 7 (8.75%) SAP
4 6 (7.50%) HP
5 5 (6.25%) Citrix
5 5 (6.25%) Juniper
5 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.25%) Redknee
6 4 (5.00%) Lotus
6 4 (5.00%) IBM
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.00%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.75%) Cognos
7 3 (3.75%) VMware
8 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.25%) Huawei
9 1 (1.25%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (1.25%) Remedy
9 1 (1.25%) Cognizant