Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 13 19
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1061 1096 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.68% 12.17% 9.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.39% 28.48% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1042 858
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £29,925
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3085 3848 3956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.50% 42.73% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 3439 3281
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.53% +11.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 21 August 2017.

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 21 August 2017. 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 +12 517 £50,000 - 28
Newbury +1 156 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Maidenhead +21 77 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Bracknell -6 65 £45,000 - 3
Slough +17 61 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Ascot - 19 £55,000 -
Wokingham +3 10 £50,000 -9.09%
Windsor +3 5 £47,500 -36.67% 3
Thatcham +2 2 £38,750 -26.19%
Hungerford -7 2 £32,500 -27.78%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 484 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (35.91%) JavaScript
3 300 (28.28%) SQL
4 294 (27.71%) HTML
5 286 (26.96%) Linux
6 249 (23.47%) CSS
7 245 (23.09%) Spring
8 241 (22.71%) Python
9 232 (21.87%) Degree
10 228 (21.49%) Software Engineering
11 215 (20.26%) Web Services
11 215 (20.26%) Test Automation
12 212 (19.98%) Git (software)
13 209 (19.70%) TDD
14 208 (19.60%) C#
15 201 (18.94%) C++
16 185 (17.44%) Amazon AWS
17 178 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
18 175 (16.49%) Scrum
19 167 (15.74%) Finance
20 166 (15.65%) Oracle
21 157 (14.80%) BDD
22 145 (13.67%) Maven
23 144 (13.57%) MySQL
24 143 (13.48%) DevOps
25 141 (13.29%) AngularJS
26 135 (12.72%) Perl
27 131 (12.35%) Computer Science
27 131 (12.35%) Jenkins
28 126 (11.88%) XML

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 98 (9.24%) Tomcat
2 61 (5.75%) Apache
3 51 (4.81%) WebSphere
4 47 (4.43%) JBoss
5 41 (3.86%) WebLogic
6 34 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (1.41%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.32%) Confluence
9 14 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (1.13%) IIS
11 11 (1.04%) Jetty
11 11 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
13 8 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.66%) nginx
15 5 (0.47%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.38%) Drupal
16 4 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.094%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) SAP ERP
1 9 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.28%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.094%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.094%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.094%) Magento
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.094%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 185 (17.44%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (6.41%) SaaS
3 54 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (3.02%) Amazon SQS
5 23 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.23%) Force.com
7 10 (0.94%) PaaS
8 9 (0.85%) GitHub
9 6 (0.57%) IaaS
10 5 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.28%) Boomi
11 3 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.19%) G Suite
12 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.19%) Route 53
13 1 (0.094%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.094%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.094%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.68%) AMQP
2 36 (3.39%) HTTP
3 33 (3.11%) Firewall
3 33 (3.11%) Internet
4 21 (1.98%) DNS
5 20 (1.89%) FTP
6 19 (1.79%) LAN
6 19 (1.79%) WAN
7 18 (1.70%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.75%) SSL
9 5 (0.47%) 3G
9 5 (0.47%) 4G
9 5 (0.47%) LTE
9 5 (0.47%) SMTP
10 4 (0.38%) SNMP
11 3 (0.28%) BGP
11 3 (0.28%) Network Security
11 3 (0.28%) VLAN
11 3 (0.28%) Wireless
12 2 (0.19%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (13.57%) MySQL
2 89 (8.39%) NoSQL
3 68 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 61 (5.75%) Relational Database
5 57 (5.37%) MongoDB
6 56 (5.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 54 (5.09%) Big Data
8 37 (3.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 32 (3.02%) Hadoop
10 28 (2.64%) SQLite
11 26 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (1.98%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.89%) DB2
14 10 (0.94%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.94%) HBase
14 10 (0.94%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.85%) SQLPlus
16 7 (0.66%) MariaDB
16 7 (0.66%) SAP BW
17 6 (0.57%) Impala
Development Applications
1 212 (19.98%) Git (software)
2 145 (13.67%) Maven
3 131 (12.35%) Jenkins
4 116 (10.93%) Selenium
5 107 (10.08%) JIRA
6 89 (8.39%) Eclipse
6 89 (8.39%) WebDriver
7 72 (6.79%) JUnit
8 65 (6.13%) Subversion
9 57 (5.37%) Cucumber
10 50 (4.71%) JMeter
11 36 (3.39%) Gradle
12 27 (2.54%) Ant
12 27 (2.54%) Protractor
13 26 (2.45%) LoadRunner
14 25 (2.36%) IntelliJ
15 24 (2.26%) HP UFT
15 24 (2.26%) SoapUI
15 24 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (2.07%) Gatling
General
1 167 (15.74%) Finance
2 91 (8.58%) Telecoms
3 58 (5.47%) Marketing
4 55 (5.18%) Electronics
4 55 (5.18%) Manufacturing
5 37 (3.49%) Retail
6 25 (2.36%) Publishing
7 22 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 19 (1.79%) Banking
8 19 (1.79%) Digital Economy
9 13 (1.23%) Advertising
10 7 (0.66%) Games
11 4 (0.38%) Automotive
11 4 (0.38%) Billing
12 3 (0.28%) Legal
13 2 (0.19%) Back Office
13 2 (0.19%) French Language
13 2 (0.19%) German Language
13 2 (0.19%) Military
14 1 (0.094%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 498 (46.94%) Developer
2 330 (31.10%) Java Developer
3 121 (11.40%) Senior Developer
4 114 (10.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 102 (9.61%) Software Developer
6 101 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 74 (6.97%) Java Engineer
8 64 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 57 (5.37%) Graduate
10 54 (5.09%) Android Developer
11 53 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
12 51 (4.81%) Junior
12 51 (4.81%) Tester
13 49 (4.62%) Analyst
14 38 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
15 36 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
15 36 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
15 36 (3.39%) QA Engineer
16 34 (3.20%) Junior Developer
17 33 (3.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (27.71%) HTML
2 249 (23.47%) CSS
3 245 (23.09%) Spring
4 215 (20.26%) Web Services
5 141 (13.29%) AngularJS
6 126 (11.88%) XML
7 121 (11.40%) REST
8 114 (10.74%) .NET
9 96 (9.05%) SOAP
10 79 (7.45%) Hibernate
11 74 (6.97%) Ajax
11 74 (6.97%) JSON
12 73 (6.88%) J2EE
12 73 (6.88%) jQuery
13 72 (6.79%) Node.js
14 64 (6.03%) Java EE
15 63 (5.94%) RESTful
16 62 (5.84%) HTML5
17 55 (5.18%) RabbitMQ
18 44 (4.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 131 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 104 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 31 (2.92%) User Experience
7 28 (2.64%) Fintech
8 21 (1.98%) Client/Server
8 21 (1.98%) Virtual Team
9 20 (1.89%) iPad
10 15 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.66%) Clustering
13 7 (0.66%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.66%) Social Media
14 6 (0.57%) DataPower
14 6 (0.57%) EPoS
14 6 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 286 (26.96%) Linux
2 112 (10.56%) Unix
3 111 (10.46%) Windows
4 72 (6.79%) Android
5 32 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (2.54%) CentOS
7 24 (2.26%) Apple iOS
8 21 (1.98%) Windows Server
9 15 (1.41%) Debian
10 10 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (0.75%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.66%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.38%) Solaris
15 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.28%) AIX
16 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
18 1 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (21.49%) Software Engineering
3 215 (20.26%) Test Automation
4 209 (19.70%) TDD
5 178 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
6 175 (16.49%) Scrum
7 157 (14.80%) BDD
8 143 (13.48%) DevOps
9 109 (10.27%) OO
10 102 (9.61%) Microservices
11 100 (9.43%) Mentoring
12 99 (9.33%) SDLC
13 98 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
14 94 (8.86%) Open Source
15 83 (7.82%) Test Scripting
16 71 (6.69%) Test Strategy
17 65 (6.13%) SOA
18 62 (5.84%) E-Commerce
19 57 (5.37%) Continuous Delivery
19 57 (5.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 381 (35.91%) JavaScript
2 300 (28.28%) SQL
3 241 (22.71%) Python
4 208 (19.60%) C#
5 201 (18.94%) C++
6 135 (12.72%) Perl
7 119 (11.22%) Bash Shell
8 85 (8.01%) C
9 61 (5.75%) PHP
9 61 (5.75%) Ruby
10 43 (4.05%) Shell Script
11 30 (2.83%) PL/SQL
12 22 (2.07%) Scala
13 21 (1.98%) Tcl
13 21 (1.98%) VB.NET
14 19 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.79%) VB
15 15 (1.41%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.32%) Apex Code
17 12 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 232 (21.87%) Degree
2 115 (10.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 67 (6.31%) ISTQB
4 27 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 24 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 20 (1.89%) Master's Degree
7 19 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.75%) ISEB
9 8 (0.75%) PMP
10 7 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.28%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.19%) CCNA
13 2 (0.19%) CCNP
13 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.19%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (10.37%) QA
2 21 (1.98%) SLA
3 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 22301
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.28%) PMO
6 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.094%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 62 (5.84%) Docker
2 16 (1.51%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.04%) HDFS
5 9 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.75%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (0.28%) vSphere
8 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.094%) iptables
9 1 (0.094%) KVM
9 1 (0.094%) Postfix
9 1 (0.094%) Squid
Systems Management
1 96 (9.05%) Ansible
2 88 (8.29%) Puppet
3 69 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (2.73%) Salt
5 22 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (1.13%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.94%) Terraform
8 8 (0.75%) Nagios
8 8 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.57%) Icinga
9 6 (0.57%) Kibana
10 5 (0.47%) Grafana
11 4 (0.38%) WSUS
11 4 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.28%) OpenNebula
12 3 (0.28%) Opsview
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.28%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.28%) vMotion
12 3 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 166 (15.65%) Oracle
2 86 (8.11%) SAP
3 72 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 42 (3.96%) IBM
5 36 (3.39%) HP
6 33 (3.11%) Red Hat
7 30 (2.83%) VMware
8 17 (1.60%) TIBCO
9 15 (1.41%) Google
10 13 (1.23%) BEA
11 12 (1.13%) Cisco
12 8 (0.75%) Ab Initio
12 8 (0.75%) Concur
13 7 (0.66%) Adobe
13 7 (0.66%) Juniper
13 7 (0.66%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.57%) CA
15 4 (0.38%) Jaspersoft
15 4 (0.38%) Lotus
15 4 (0.38%) Salesforce.com