Period
to 26 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 122 125
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 +36
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 26 110 146
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.51% 2.03% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 4.26% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 122 159
Median annual salary £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £48,625 £48,750 £39,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,125 £78,750
South East median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year - +11.61% -2.61%

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 980 2,582 2,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 56.81% 47.70% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 870 2,233 2,478
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Berkshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Berkshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Berkshire

Java 8
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 26 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +37 8 £61,250 -2.00%
Newbury +30 7 £60,000 +6.67% 1
Bracknell -5 7 £67,500 +7.14%
Java 8
South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) AWS
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 7 (26.92%) Docker
7 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
8 6 (23.08%) React
8 6 (23.08%) RESTful
8 6 (23.08%) C
8 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) API Development
9 5 (19.23%) API Design
10 4 (15.38%) Microservices
10 4 (15.38%) HTML5
10 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (15.38%) Node.js
10 4 (15.38%) REST
10 4 (15.38%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) MVC
10 4 (15.38%) Maven
11 3 (11.54%) JIRA

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Mockito
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) GitLab
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.85%) React Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) React
3 6 (23.08%) RESTful
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) Node.js
5 4 (15.38%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) JMS
7 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
7 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
7 2 (7.69%) Grails
7 2 (7.69%) Java EE
7 2 (7.69%) jQuery
7 2 (7.69%) JSF
7 2 (7.69%) Play Framework
7 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) API Design
4 5 (19.23%) API Development
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Microservices
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Co-Creation
7 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (7.69%) Product Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) C
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Kibana
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Plumtree