The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.67% 7.23% 8.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 13.95% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Average salary £53,750 £48,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.39% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £31,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,150
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.37%
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 Wokingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 43 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 56.88% 51.81% 62.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 33 116
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Java
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Java Salary Trend in Wokingham

Java
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Java
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 6 (66.67%) Workflow
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Dojo
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA