Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 762 831 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.16% 14.81% 14.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.30% 30.45% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 637 759 863
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,550 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.04%

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 2,359 2,729 3,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.93% 48.64% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,977 2,368 2,859
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,675 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 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 +3 337 £60,000 +9.09% 38
Bracknell -1 124 £55,000 -12.00% 8
Newbury -1 70 £52,500 +5.00% 36
Slough +39 55 £51,250 -21.15% 14
Wokingham +7 43 £65,000 +4.84% 3
Maidenhead -5 25 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Thatcham - 8 £35,000 - 2
Windsor +6 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Hungerford +1 3 £60,000 -14.29%
Crowthorne - 3 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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.

1 311 (40.81%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (30.31%) JavaScript
3 216 (28.35%) Spring
4 176 (23.10%) SQL
5 156 (20.47%) Linux
6 155 (20.34%) Microservices
7 149 (19.55%) Software Engineering
8 145 (19.03%) DevOps
9 144 (18.90%) HTML
10 136 (17.85%) Web Services
11 133 (17.45%) Git (software)
12 131 (17.19%) Python
13 130 (17.06%) Degree
14 129 (16.93%) AWS
15 127 (16.67%) C#
15 127 (16.67%) CSS
16 117 (15.35%) Scrum
16 117 (15.35%) Jenkins
17 112 (14.70%) TDD
18 110 (14.44%) Oracle
19 102 (13.39%) Computer Science
20 97 (12.73%) Docker
21 96 (12.60%) AngularJS
22 93 (12.20%) C++
23 92 (12.07%) Tomcat
24 91 (11.94%) Test Automation
25 86 (11.29%) J2EE
26 83 (10.89%) Java 8
27 82 (10.76%) Kubernetes
28 80 (10.50%) Mentoring

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 (12.07%) Tomcat
2 41 (5.38%) Confluence
3 28 (3.67%) JBoss
4 24 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 23 (3.02%) CICS
5 23 (3.02%) WebLogic
6 22 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 20 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (2.10%) CMS
10 14 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (1.57%) IIS
11 12 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (1.44%) Apache Spark
13 10 (1.31%) Apache
14 9 (1.18%) Drupal
14 9 (1.18%) SugarCRM
14 9 (1.18%) WordPress
15 8 (1.05%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.13%) InVision
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.52%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 129 (16.93%) AWS
2 63 (8.27%) Azure
3 57 (7.48%) SaaS
4 20 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (2.49%) GCP
5 19 (2.49%) Serverless
6 18 (2.36%) GitHub
7 14 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.84%) OpenShift
8 12 (1.57%) Amazon Cognito
8 12 (1.57%) PaaS
9 11 (1.44%) Heroku
10 10 (1.31%) Sage Pay
11 6 (0.79%) Boomi
11 6 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.79%) G Suite
11 6 (0.79%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.79%) npm
11 6 (0.79%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 20 (2.62%) DNS
2 20 (2.62%) HTTP
3 17 (2.23%) Internet
4 14 (1.84%) Firewall
5 12 (1.57%) SSL
6 8 (1.05%) DHCP
6 8 (1.05%) SMTP
7 6 (0.79%) DMZ
8 5 (0.66%) NAS
8 5 (0.66%) SAN
8 5 (0.66%) SSH
9 4 (0.52%) AMQP
9 4 (0.52%) MQTT
9 4 (0.52%) Network Security
10 3 (0.39%) 3GPP
10 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.39%) GPRS
10 3 (0.39%) Wireless
10 3 (0.39%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 59 (7.74%) MySQL
3 56 (7.35%) DB2
4 51 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (5.25%) MongoDB
6 39 (5.12%) Hadoop
7 38 (4.99%) NoSQL
8 34 (4.46%) Relational Database
9 25 (3.28%) Big Data
10 15 (1.97%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.57%) Blockchain
13 11 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (1.44%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
14 9 (1.18%) OLTP
14 9 (1.18%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 8 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 133 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 117 (15.35%) Jenkins
3 67 (8.79%) JIRA
4 58 (7.61%) Maven
5 53 (6.96%) Cucumber
6 45 (5.91%) Selenium
7 43 (5.64%) Subversion
8 35 (4.59%) Eclipse
9 28 (3.67%) Mocha
10 25 (3.28%) CircleCI
10 25 (3.28%) Gradle
11 22 (2.89%) WebDriver
12 20 (2.62%) JUnit
13 17 (2.23%) Jasmine
13 17 (2.23%) SoapUI
14 15 (1.97%) JBehave
15 11 (1.44%) Mockito
16 10 (1.31%) Ant
16 10 (1.31%) DbUnit
16 10 (1.31%) IntelliJ
General
1 69 (9.06%) Finance
2 64 (8.40%) Retail
3 44 (5.77%) Public Sector
4 26 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.10%) Games
6 15 (1.97%) Electronics
6 15 (1.97%) Marketing
7 14 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.71%) Back Office
9 10 (1.31%) Automotive
10 7 (0.92%) Banking
11 6 (0.79%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
12 2 (0.26%) Housing Association
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 421 (55.25%) Developer
2 224 (29.40%) Java Developer
3 109 (14.30%) Senior Developer
4 83 (10.89%) Software Engineer
5 64 (8.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 49 (6.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (5.91%) Java Engineer
7 45 (5.91%) Software Developer
8 39 (5.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 38 (4.99%) Analyst
9 38 (4.99%) Senior Software Engineer
10 30 (3.94%) Lead Developer
11 29 (3.81%) Analyst Programmer
11 29 (3.81%) COBOL Analyst
11 29 (3.81%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
11 29 (3.81%) COBOL Programmer
11 29 (3.81%) Programmer
12 28 (3.67%) Consultant
12 28 (3.67%) Graduate
13 27 (3.54%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (28.35%) Spring
2 144 (18.90%) HTML
3 136 (17.85%) Web Services
4 127 (16.67%) CSS
5 96 (12.60%) AngularJS
6 86 (11.29%) J2EE
7 76 (9.97%) RESTful
8 74 (9.71%) SOAP
9 71 (9.32%) React
10 62 (8.14%) .NET
11 61 (8.01%) jQuery
12 59 (7.74%) REST
13 57 (7.48%) Hibernate
14 44 (5.77%) XML
15 43 (5.64%) Node.js
15 43 (5.64%) Spring Boot
16 40 (5.25%) Struts
17 37 (4.86%) HTML5
18 31 (4.07%) Middleware
19 28 (3.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.30%) User Experience
3 47 (6.17%) Mainframe
4 41 (5.38%) Public Cloud
5 33 (4.33%) Algorithms
6 29 (3.81%) iPad
7 23 (3.02%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (2.76%) Private Cloud
10 19 (2.49%) IBM Mainframe
11 18 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
14 10 (1.31%) PKI
15 7 (0.92%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.92%) Life Science
15 7 (0.92%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (0.79%) Internet of Things
16 6 (0.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 156 (20.47%) Linux
2 71 (9.32%) Unix
3 52 (6.82%) Windows
4 41 (5.38%) Android
5 40 (5.25%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.10%) MVS
7 11 (1.44%) AIX
7 11 (1.44%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.18%) Debian
9 9 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (0.92%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.92%) tvOS
11 6 (0.79%) CentOS
12 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (40.81%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (20.34%) Microservices
3 149 (19.55%) Software Engineering
4 145 (19.03%) DevOps
5 117 (15.35%) Scrum
6 112 (14.70%) TDD
7 102 (13.39%) Computer Science
8 91 (11.94%) Test Automation
9 80 (10.50%) Mentoring
10 71 (9.32%) BDD
11 69 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
12 68 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (7.35%) Web Development
14 55 (7.22%) SDLC
14 55 (7.22%) Unit Testing
15 53 (6.96%) Analytics
15 53 (6.96%) OO
16 52 (6.82%) Mobile Development
17 51 (6.69%) SOA
18 45 (5.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 231 (30.31%) JavaScript
2 176 (23.10%) SQL
3 131 (17.19%) Python
4 127 (16.67%) C#
5 93 (12.20%) C++
6 83 (10.89%) Java 8
7 54 (7.09%) Scala
8 46 (6.04%) C
9 41 (5.38%) Objective-C
10 37 (4.86%) PL/SQL
11 35 (4.59%) Apex Code
12 34 (4.46%) PHP
12 34 (4.46%) Ruby
13 29 (3.81%) COBOL
14 28 (3.67%) Kotlin
15 26 (3.41%) Apple Swift
16 24 (3.15%) Bash Shell
17 23 (3.02%) Go
17 23 (3.02%) Perl
18 17 (2.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 130 (17.06%) Degree
2 68 (8.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (6.04%) Security Cleared
4 35 (4.59%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.84%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.57%) ISEB
7 10 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.39%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Dell Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.26%) CISA
9 2 (0.26%) CISM
9 2 (0.26%) CISSP
9 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (9.19%) QA
2 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.52%) PMO
4 2 (0.26%) WCAG
5 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 97 (12.73%) Docker
2 15 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.84%) vCloud
4 12 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 10 (1.31%) Firmware
7 7 (0.92%) NFS
8 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.39%) Postfix
9 3 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (10.76%) Kubernetes
2 59 (7.74%) Terraform
3 57 (7.48%) Ansible
4 28 (3.67%) Puppet
5 27 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
6 12 (1.57%) vCenter Server
7 9 (1.18%) SELinux
8 8 (1.05%) Salt
9 6 (0.79%) Kibana
9 6 (0.79%) logstash
10 5 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.52%) Ambari
11 4 (0.52%) Grafana
11 4 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.52%) SCCM
11 4 (0.52%) SCOM
11 4 (0.52%) TIBCO Hawk
12 2 (0.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 110 (14.44%) Oracle
2 46 (6.04%) Salesforce.com
3 42 (5.51%) Sage
4 34 (4.46%) IBM
5 30 (3.94%) SAP
6 26 (3.41%) VMware
7 25 (3.28%) Microsoft
8 23 (3.02%) Google
9 20 (2.62%) hybris
10 16 (2.10%) Atlassian
11 15 (1.97%) Xamarin
12 14 (1.84%) HP
13 13 (1.71%) Sitecore
14 12 (1.57%) AppDynamics
14 12 (1.57%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.18%) Cloudera
15 9 (1.18%) InterSystems
16 7 (0.92%) Apple
16 7 (0.92%) Perforce
16 7 (0.92%) Red Hat