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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 56 74 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.50% 12.67% 11.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.51% 28.14% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44 66 53
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £71,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
287 263 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 43.55% 45.03% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 237 235 220
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Slough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 45 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.96%) JavaScript
3 38 (35.19%) HTML
4 34 (31.48%) SQL
5 30 (27.78%) Linux
6 29 (26.85%) Windows
7 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
8 23 (21.30%) C#
8 23 (21.30%) PHP
9 22 (20.37%) XML
9 22 (20.37%) Degree
9 22 (20.37%) jQuery
10 21 (19.44%) J2EE
10 21 (19.44%) Oracle
10 21 (19.44%) Finance
11 20 (18.52%) UNIX
11 20 (18.52%) Telecoms
11 20 (18.52%) QA
12 18 (16.67%) Selenium
13 17 (15.74%) Software Engineering
13 17 (15.74%) WebDriver
14 16 (14.81%) .NET
15 15 (13.89%) CSS
15 15 (13.89%) Scrum
16 14 (12.96%) OO
16 14 (12.96%) Spring
17 13 (12.04%) C++
17 13 (12.04%) Computer Science
18 12 (11.11%) SOAP
18 12 (11.11%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 8 (7.41%) Apache
2 7 (6.48%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.70%) Liferay
3 4 (3.70%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.78%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.78%) Lync
5 2 (1.85%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.70%) Google App Engine
1 4 (3.70%) GitHub
1 4 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) DNS
2 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.63%) SS7
3 5 (4.63%) ISUP
4 4 (3.70%) INAP
4 4 (3.70%) RTP
4 4 (3.70%) SMS
4 4 (3.70%) HTTP
4 4 (3.70%) LDAP
4 4 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.78%) DHCP
5 3 (2.78%) VoIP
5 3 (2.78%) WAN
5 3 (2.78%) ISDN
5 3 (2.78%) DAB
6 2 (1.85%) CTI
7 1 (0.93%) Firewall
7 1 (0.93%) FTP
7 1 (0.93%) Megaco
7 1 (0.93%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 8 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (6.48%) MySQL
3 7 (6.48%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.85%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.85%) Redis
6 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Selenium
2 17 (15.74%) WebDriver
3 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.41%) Gradle
5 8 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (5.56%) Ant
6 6 (5.56%) Subversion
7 5 (4.63%) JIRA
8 4 (3.70%) Hudson
8 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.70%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.70%) Maven
9 3 (2.78%) JUnit
10 2 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.93%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.93%) Xcode
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (19.44%) Finance
2 20 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.19%) Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Legal
5 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.85%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (42.59%) Developer
2 21 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 14 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Tester
7 8 (7.41%) QA Leader
7 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.41%) QA Tester
7 8 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Graduate
8 7 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
11 4 (3.70%) Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.19%) HTML
2 22 (20.37%) XML
2 22 (20.37%) jQuery
3 21 (19.44%) J2EE
4 16 (14.81%) .NET
5 15 (13.89%) CSS
6 14 (12.96%) Spring
7 12 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 12 (11.11%) SOAP
8 9 (8.33%) XHTML
8 9 (8.33%) Struts
8 9 (8.33%) JSP
9 8 (7.41%) HTML5
9 8 (7.41%) STL
10 7 (6.48%) WinForms
11 6 (5.56%) Sass
11 6 (5.56%) JSON
12 5 (4.63%) Servlets
12 5 (4.63%) EJB
12 5 (4.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.26%) Open Source
3 9 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.70%) IVR
6 2 (1.85%) FMCG
6 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) VAX
7 1 (0.93%) IPTV
7 1 (0.93%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.78%) Linux
2 29 (26.85%) Windows
3 20 (18.52%) UNIX
4 11 (10.19%) Solaris
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.63%) Android
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.85%) CentOS
10 2 (1.85%) SUSE
10 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.74%) Software Engineering
3 15 (13.89%) Scrum
4 14 (12.96%) OO
5 11 (10.19%) Code Coverage
6 10 (9.26%) TDD
6 10 (9.26%) UML
7 8 (7.41%) MVC
7 8 (7.41%) Web Development
8 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.48%) E-business
8 7 (6.48%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (6.48%) CRM
9 6 (5.56%) BDD
9 6 (5.56%) DevOps
9 6 (5.56%) Pair Programming
9 6 (5.56%) Migration
9 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.63%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.96%) JavaScript
2 34 (31.48%) SQL
3 23 (21.30%) C#
3 23 (21.30%) PHP
4 13 (12.04%) C++
5 9 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.41%) Perl
6 8 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.48%) Ruby
7 7 (6.48%) Python
7 7 (6.48%) VC++
8 5 (4.63%) Groovy
8 5 (4.63%) Scala
9 3 (2.78%) VB
10 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.85%) C
10 2 (1.85%) PHP5
10 2 (1.85%) VB6
11 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (20.37%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.56%) CCNA
3 5 (4.63%) ISEB
4 4 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.78%) JNCIA
5 3 (2.78%) MCTS
5 3 (2.78%) CCVP
5 3 (2.78%) MCSE
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.78%) CNE
5 3 (2.78%) Novell Certification
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.52%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.48%) NFS
2 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.85%) StatsD
1 2 (1.85%) Graphite
Vendors
1 21 (19.44%) Oracle
2 9 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.48%) Redknee
3 7 (6.48%) Cisco
3 7 (6.48%) Citrix
4 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.63%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.70%) VMware
6 4 (3.70%) GigaSpaces
6 4 (3.70%) Google
7 3 (2.78%) Lotus
7 3 (2.78%) Juniper
8 2 (1.85%) SAP
8 2 (1.85%) Zend
9 1 (0.93%) Huawei
9 1 (0.93%) Siebel
9 1 (0.93%) IBM
9 1 (0.93%) Ericsson
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ININ UK Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago