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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 61 86 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.19% 14.14% 10.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.74% 32.33% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 78 53
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £35,175 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
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
237 266 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 43.49% 43.75% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 210 250 219
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Slough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
3 44 (40.37%) HTML
4 34 (31.19%) Linux
5 33 (30.28%) SQL
6 32 (29.36%) XML
7 27 (24.77%) Windows
8 26 (23.85%) PHP
9 25 (22.94%) Scrum
10 24 (22.02%) QA
11 23 (21.10%) C#
11 23 (21.10%) .NET
11 23 (21.10%) UNIX
11 23 (21.10%) Finance
12 22 (20.18%) Telecoms
12 22 (20.18%) J2EE
13 21 (19.27%) jQuery
14 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
15 19 (17.43%) Selenium
16 18 (16.51%) Oracle
17 17 (15.60%) CSS
17 17 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 17 (15.60%) Degree
18 16 (14.68%) WebDriver
18 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
19 15 (13.76%) Spring
19 15 (13.76%) Solaris
19 15 (13.76%) Web Services
19 15 (13.76%) TCP/IP
19 15 (13.76%) Mobile App

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (8.26%) Apache
2 5 (4.59%) Alfresco
2 5 (4.59%) Liferay
2 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.75%) SAP Web AS
3 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.75%) JBoss
3 3 (2.75%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.83%) IIS
4 2 (1.83%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.75%) SAP GRC
1 3 (2.75%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) SaaS
2 5 (4.59%) GitHub
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.67%) Google App Engine
3 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.17%) SS7
2 10 (9.17%) ISUP
2 10 (9.17%) INAP
2 10 (9.17%) HTTP
2 10 (9.17%) LDAP
2 10 (9.17%) DNS
2 10 (9.17%) SMS
2 10 (9.17%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.67%) Internet
4 3 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.83%) CTI
5 2 (1.83%) S/MIME
5 2 (1.83%) Firewall
5 2 (1.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.67%) MySQL
5 3 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.75%) DB2
5 3 (2.75%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.83%) DataStage
6 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.83%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.83%) Redis
6 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Selenium
2 16 (14.68%) WebDriver
3 11 (10.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.09%) JIRA
4 10 (9.17%) Eclipse
4 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.17%) Subversion
4 10 (9.17%) Gradle
5 8 (7.34%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (5.50%) Ant
7 5 (4.59%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.75%) Hudson
8 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.75%) AppScan
8 3 (2.75%) WebLogic Workshop
9 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.83%) JUnit
9 2 (1.83%) Maven
10 1 (0.92%) Xcode
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 22 (20.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.26%) Banking
4 4 (3.67%) Legal
5 3 (2.75%) Marketing
6 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Developer
2 20 (18.35%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.51%) Software Engineer
4 14 (12.84%) Analyst
5 13 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Test Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (9.17%) QA Leader
8 8 (7.34%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Graduate
9 6 (5.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Administrator
10 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.59%) Architect
10 5 (4.59%) Tester
11 4 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Consultant
11 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.37%) HTML
2 32 (29.36%) XML
3 23 (21.10%) .NET
4 22 (20.18%) J2EE
5 21 (19.27%) jQuery
6 17 (15.60%) CSS
7 15 (13.76%) Spring
7 15 (13.76%) Web Services
8 12 (11.01%) Hibernate
9 11 (10.09%) SOAP
10 10 (9.17%) Rendezvous
10 10 (9.17%) Struts
10 10 (9.17%) XHTML
10 10 (9.17%) HTML5
11 9 (8.26%) XSLT
12 8 (7.34%) JSP
12 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.50%) STL
13 6 (5.50%) WinForms
14 5 (4.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.17%) IVR
3 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.26%) Open Source
5 5 (4.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.83%) AS400
6 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.83%) RIA
6 2 (1.83%) iSeries
6 2 (1.83%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.19%) Linux
2 27 (24.77%) Windows
3 23 (21.10%) UNIX
4 15 (13.76%) Solaris
5 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.34%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.67%) Android
7 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.75%) AIX
9 2 (1.83%) CentOS
9 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.83%) SUSE
10 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.94%) Scrum
3 17 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.84%) OO
6 12 (11.01%) TDD
7 11 (10.09%) Code Coverage
8 10 (9.17%) E-business
8 10 (9.17%) Web Development
8 10 (9.17%) Software Testing
9 9 (8.26%) MVC
10 8 (7.34%) UML
10 8 (7.34%) SOA
10 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Functional Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (6.42%) Pair Programming
11 7 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.28%) SQL
3 26 (23.85%) PHP
4 23 (21.10%) C#
5 12 (11.01%) Perl
6 11 (10.09%) PL/SQL
7 9 (8.26%) C++
8 7 (6.42%) Scala
8 7 (6.42%) Groovy
8 7 (6.42%) Python
9 6 (5.50%) VC++
9 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.50%) Ruby
10 3 (2.75%) ABAP
11 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.83%) VB
11 2 (1.83%) RPG
11 2 (1.83%) PHP5
11 2 (1.83%) VB6
12 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 14 (12.84%) ISEB
3 10 (9.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.75%) GIAC
4 3 (2.75%) CSSLP
4 3 (2.75%) CISSP
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.02%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) NFS
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (16.51%) Oracle
2 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.17%) TIBCO
4 7 (6.42%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.50%) Citrix
5 6 (5.50%) Redknee
6 5 (4.59%) GigaSpaces
6 5 (4.59%) SAP
7 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.67%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.67%) Google
7 4 (3.67%) VMware
8 3 (2.75%) IBM
9 2 (1.83%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.83%) Zend
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