Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 894 1,003 1,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.81% 14.24% 14.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.15% 27.79% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 784 931 907
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Java 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 2,781 3,609 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.18% 51.22% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,403 3,156 2,753
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Berkshire

Java
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Berkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Berkshire

Java
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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 -2 319 £60,000 +9.09% 31
Newbury -1 156 £52,500 +5.00% 16
Bracknell +38 141 £57,500 +26.37% 15
Maidenhead +2 107 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Wokingham +47 62 £62,000 +37.78% 3
Slough -10 30 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Hungerford +9 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Ascot +11 2 £73,750 +63.89% 4
Windsor +13 1 £70,000 -30.00% 4
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 357 (39.93%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (39.04%) JavaScript
3 324 (36.24%) Linux
4 291 (32.55%) Spring
5 238 (26.62%) Python
6 237 (26.51%) SQL
7 230 (25.73%) Software Engineering
8 217 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
9 186 (20.81%) DevOps
10 174 (19.46%) Microservices
11 166 (18.57%) Degree
12 163 (18.23%) Git (software)
13 149 (16.67%) Docker
14 147 (16.44%) Oracle
15 144 (16.11%) SQL Server
16 137 (15.32%) Web Services
17 135 (15.10%) HTML
18 132 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
18 132 (14.77%) Jenkins
19 131 (14.65%) AngularJS
20 128 (14.32%) C#
21 127 (14.21%) SaaS
22 125 (13.98%) Scrum
23 120 (13.42%) OO
23 120 (13.42%) Relational Database
24 119 (13.31%) REST
24 119 (13.31%) MySQL
24 119 (13.31%) TDD
25 114 (12.75%) CSS
26 111 (12.42%) Maven

Java
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 92 (10.29%) Tomcat
2 43 (4.81%) WebLogic
3 39 (4.36%) JBoss
4 33 (3.69%) Apache
5 31 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (2.91%) Apache Spark
7 21 (2.35%) Confluence
8 18 (2.01%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.90%) IIS
10 16 (1.79%) Alfresco
10 16 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.89%) WordPress
13 7 (0.78%) CICS
13 7 (0.78%) CMS
13 7 (0.78%) IBM Domino
13 7 (0.78%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.78%) Mendix
14 6 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.45%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 217 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (14.21%) SaaS
3 92 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (7.61%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (6.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 40 (4.47%) npm
7 39 (4.36%) IBM Cloud
8 28 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (2.68%) Amazon S3
9 24 (2.68%) Serverless
10 23 (2.57%) PaaS
11 20 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
12 17 (1.90%) Office 365
13 16 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
13 16 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
14 15 (1.68%) OpenShift
15 14 (1.57%) GitHub
16 13 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
16 13 (1.45%) Heroku
16 13 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.04%) HTTP
2 27 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 25 (2.80%) Network Security
4 22 (2.46%) Firewall
5 17 (1.90%) DNS
5 17 (1.90%) H.323
6 13 (1.45%) DHCP
6 13 (1.45%) SSH
7 10 (1.12%) Skype
8 8 (0.89%) NAS
8 8 (0.89%) SAN
9 7 (0.78%) SSL
10 6 (0.67%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.34%) Internet
12 2 (0.22%) AMQP
12 2 (0.22%) SMTP
12 2 (0.22%) Software-Defined Networking
13 1 (0.11%) FTP
13 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 120 (13.42%) Relational Database
3 119 (13.31%) MySQL
4 85 (9.51%) PostgreSQL
5 81 (9.06%) NoSQL
6 57 (6.38%) RDBMS
7 56 (6.26%) MongoDB
8 43 (4.81%) Big Data
9 40 (4.47%) DB2
10 36 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (3.24%) Hadoop
12 28 (3.13%) Oracle Database
13 25 (2.80%) Redis
14 19 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
16 12 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (1.34%) Cosmos DB
17 11 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
17 11 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 163 (18.23%) Git (software)
2 132 (14.77%) Jenkins
3 111 (12.42%) Maven
4 69 (7.72%) JIRA
5 64 (7.16%) Selenium
6 51 (5.70%) JUnit
7 47 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 42 (4.70%) Gradle
9 40 (4.47%) gulp
10 38 (4.25%) Eclipse
11 37 (4.14%) webpack
12 35 (3.91%) Babel
13 31 (3.47%) WebDriver
14 30 (3.36%) Ant
15 24 (2.68%) Subversion
16 20 (2.24%) Bitbucket
17 17 (1.90%) Appium
17 17 (1.90%) IntelliJ
17 17 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
18 16 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 63 (7.05%) Telecoms
2 62 (6.94%) Finance
3 58 (6.49%) Retail
4 26 (2.91%) Publishing
5 24 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.35%) Marketing
7 14 (1.57%) Electronics
8 11 (1.23%) Banking
9 4 (0.45%) Local Government
10 3 (0.34%) Automotive
10 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.34%) Legal
11 2 (0.22%) Advertising
11 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.22%) Back Office
11 2 (0.22%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 477 (53.36%) Developer
2 307 (34.34%) Java Developer
3 104 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 103 (11.52%) Software Engineer
5 81 (9.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 59 (6.60%) Java Engineer
7 55 (6.15%) Analyst
7 55 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
8 53 (5.93%) Architect
9 51 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 50 (5.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 46 (5.15%) Graduate
12 42 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
13 39 (4.36%) Junior
14 34 (3.80%) Consultant
15 33 (3.69%) Junior Developer
16 28 (3.13%) Junior Java Developer
16 28 (3.13%) Support Analyst
17 25 (2.80%) Graduate Developer
17 25 (2.80%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (32.55%) Spring
2 137 (15.32%) Web Services
3 135 (15.10%) HTML
4 131 (14.65%) AngularJS
5 119 (13.31%) REST
6 114 (12.75%) CSS
7 108 (12.08%) RESTful
8 105 (11.74%) .NET
9 98 (10.96%) Hibernate
10 96 (10.74%) Node.js
11 78 (8.72%) J2EE
12 77 (8.61%) SOAP
13 75 (8.39%) Spring Boot
14 74 (8.28%) React
15 57 (6.38%) HTML5
16 49 (5.48%) XML
17 40 (4.47%) Kafka
18 37 (4.14%) JSON
19 36 (4.03%) Django
19 36 (4.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
2 56 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.03%) User Experience
4 36 (4.03%) Algorithms
5 35 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
6 34 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (3.58%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.46%) Public Cloud
9 19 (2.13%) iPad
10 17 (1.90%) Private Cloud
10 17 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
11 16 (1.79%) Cloud Native
11 16 (1.79%) Fintech
11 16 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
12 15 (1.68%) Smartphone
13 14 (1.57%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.45%) Mainframe
15 12 (1.34%) N-Tier
16 8 (0.89%) EFT
16 8 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 324 (36.24%) Linux
2 106 (11.86%) Unix
3 80 (8.95%) Windows
4 42 (4.70%) Android
5 40 (4.47%) Apple iOS
6 38 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (3.36%) Ubuntu
8 29 (3.24%) Windows Server
9 19 (2.13%) CentOS
10 14 (1.57%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.01%) AIX
11 9 (1.01%) Debian
12 7 (0.78%) MVS
13 2 (0.22%) Solaris
13 2 (0.22%) VMS
13 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (39.93%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (25.73%) Software Engineering
3 186 (20.81%) DevOps
4 174 (19.46%) Microservices
5 132 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (13.98%) Scrum
7 120 (13.42%) OO
8 119 (13.31%) TDD
9 109 (12.19%) Test Automation
10 92 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
11 89 (9.96%) BDD
12 79 (8.84%) SDLC
13 72 (8.05%) Computer Science
14 64 (7.16%) Web Development
15 60 (6.71%) Mathematics
16 59 (6.60%) Mentoring
17 53 (5.93%) E-Commerce
17 53 (5.93%) Multithreading
17 53 (5.93%) Project Management
18 52 (5.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 349 (39.04%) JavaScript
2 238 (26.62%) Python
3 237 (26.51%) SQL
4 128 (14.32%) C#
5 85 (9.51%) Java 8
6 83 (9.28%) Scala
7 78 (8.72%) C++
8 76 (8.50%) Objective-C
9 63 (7.05%) Bash Shell
9 63 (7.05%) TypeScript
10 51 (5.70%) Ruby
11 50 (5.59%) C
12 40 (4.47%) Perl
12 40 (4.47%) PHP
12 40 (4.47%) Shell Script
13 37 (4.14%) PL/SQL
14 30 (3.36%) PowerShell
15 28 (3.13%) Go
16 24 (2.68%) Apple Swift
16 24 (2.68%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 166 (18.57%) Degree
2 52 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (5.37%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.68%) MCSA
6 15 (1.68%) MCSE
6 15 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
8 13 (1.45%) AWS Certification
9 9 (1.01%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.45%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.22%) ISEB
12 2 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.59%) QA
2 18 (2.01%) GDPR
3 11 (1.23%) GAMP
4 5 (0.56%) SLA
5 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.45%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (16.67%) Docker
2 37 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.22%) LXC
7 2 (0.22%) NFS
7 2 (0.22%) Postfix
7 2 (0.22%) vCloud
7 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.11%) Corosync
8 1 (0.11%) HDFS
8 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 83 (9.28%) Ansible
1 83 (9.28%) Puppet
2 71 (7.94%) Kubernetes
3 61 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (1.23%) HP ALM
5 11 (1.23%) Terraform
6 10 (1.12%) Prometheus
7 9 (1.01%) Grafana
8 8 (0.89%) SCCM
9 6 (0.67%) SELinux
10 5 (0.56%) Ambari
11 4 (0.45%) CloudHub
11 4 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.45%) TIBCO Hawk
11 4 (0.45%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.34%) Icinga
13 2 (0.22%) Chukwa
13 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 147 (16.44%) Oracle
2 89 (9.96%) Google
3 71 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 51 (5.70%) IBM
5 41 (4.59%) VMware
6 29 (3.24%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.01%) Informatica
9 16 (1.79%) SAP
10 14 (1.57%) Riverbed
11 12 (1.34%) webMethods
12 10 (1.12%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.78%) Lotus
13 7 (0.78%) OutSystems
14 6 (0.67%) HP
14 6 (0.67%) MuleSoft
14 6 (0.67%) Sun
15 5 (0.56%) Tableau
16 4 (0.45%) Coverity
16 4 (0.45%) TIBCO