Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 903 1,082 1,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.71% 16.77% 12.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.54% 34.60% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 811 890 1,052
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -3.38% +3.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,225 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 3,279 3,127 3,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.78% 48.47% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,846 2,660 3,458
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 2018. 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 -8 346 £57,500 +15.00% 50
Newbury 0 178 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Bracknell -1 92 £62,500 +38.89% 13
Maidenhead -27 92 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Slough -6 49 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Wokingham +1 19 £57,500 +15.00%
Ascot -5 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Windsor -7 4 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Hungerford +17 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Thatcham +8 1 £27,500 -29.03%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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.

1 390 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (35.66%) JavaScript
3 275 (30.45%) Spring
4 250 (27.69%) SQL
5 246 (27.24%) Linux
6 241 (26.69%) Python
7 217 (24.03%) Software Engineering
8 184 (20.38%) Microservices
9 176 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
10 175 (19.38%) Git (software)
10 175 (19.38%) HTML
11 173 (19.16%) Degree
12 166 (18.38%) C#
12 166 (18.38%) Java 8
13 157 (17.39%) NoSQL
14 148 (16.39%) AngularJS
14 148 (16.39%) CSS
15 147 (16.28%) DevOps
16 143 (15.84%) REST
17 137 (15.17%) Jenkins
18 133 (14.73%) Scrum
18 133 (14.73%) TDD
19 115 (12.74%) SQL Server
20 113 (12.51%) Web Services
21 108 (11.96%) Maven
22 107 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
22 107 (11.85%) Mentoring
23 100 (11.07%) Relational Database
23 100 (11.07%) Finance
23 100 (11.07%) OO

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 72 (7.97%) Tomcat
2 35 (3.88%) Apache
3 34 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (2.77%) Apache Spark
4 25 (2.77%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.44%) JBoss
6 20 (2.21%) WebLogic
7 15 (1.66%) NServiceBus
8 11 (1.22%) Confluence
8 11 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.11%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.89%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.78%) IIS
12 6 (0.66%) IPython
13 5 (0.55%) CMS
14 4 (0.44%) Appian
14 4 (0.44%) Liferay
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.44%) SAS
14 4 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.44%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 176 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.10%) SaaS
4 24 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (2.21%) Serverless
6 18 (1.99%) Amazon S3
7 16 (1.77%) PaaS
8 15 (1.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
10 11 (1.22%) GitHub
10 11 (1.22%) Office 365
11 10 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (1.00%) Amazon Glacier
12 9 (1.00%) IaaS
13 8 (0.89%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.65%) Internet
2 20 (2.21%) Firewall
3 17 (1.88%) DNS
4 14 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.33%) SSH
6 11 (1.22%) Network Security
7 10 (1.11%) AMQP
7 10 (1.11%) HTTP
8 9 (1.00%) DHCP
8 9 (1.00%) FCoE
8 9 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (1.00%) iSCSI
8 9 (1.00%) LAN
8 9 (1.00%) NAS
8 9 (1.00%) SAN
8 9 (1.00%) WAN
9 7 (0.78%) SNMP
9 7 (0.78%) VoIP
10 6 (0.66%) SMS
10 6 (0.66%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 115 (12.74%) SQL Server
3 100 (11.07%) Relational Database
4 95 (10.52%) PostgreSQL
5 91 (10.08%) MySQL
6 81 (8.97%) Big Data
7 73 (8.08%) RDBMS
8 70 (7.75%) MongoDB
9 60 (6.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 43 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 42 (4.65%) Hadoop
12 25 (2.77%) HBase
13 24 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (2.10%) Amazon Aurora
15 12 (1.33%) Apache Hive
16 11 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
19 8 (0.89%) Couchbase
19 8 (0.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 175 (19.38%) Git (software)
2 137 (15.17%) Jenkins
3 108 (11.96%) Maven
4 85 (9.41%) Eclipse
5 65 (7.20%) Subversion
6 50 (5.54%) Gradle
7 46 (5.09%) JUnit
8 42 (4.65%) Selenium
9 40 (4.43%) IntelliJ
10 37 (4.10%) JIRA
11 24 (2.66%) Bitbucket
12 21 (2.33%) Visual Studio
13 19 (2.10%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
15 14 (1.55%) Mockito
16 13 (1.44%) Gatling
17 12 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (1.33%) WebDriver
18 11 (1.22%) CruiseControl
18 11 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 100 (11.07%) Finance
2 45 (4.98%) Retail
3 41 (4.54%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.43%) Marketing
5 20 (2.21%) Banking
5 20 (2.21%) Electronics
6 18 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.11%) Games
9 9 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 475 (52.60%) Developer
2 320 (35.44%) Java Developer
3 118 (13.07%) Senior Developer
4 109 (12.07%) Software Engineer
5 103 (11.41%) Java Engineer
6 98 (10.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 70 (7.75%) Graduate
8 54 (5.98%) Java Software Engineer
9 51 (5.65%) Graduate Developer
10 45 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 42 (4.65%) Software Developer
12 39 (4.32%) Analyst
13 34 (3.77%) Linux Developer
14 33 (3.65%) AWS Developer
15 32 (3.54%) Development Manager
16 31 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
17 30 (3.32%) Java Developer - Fintech
18 29 (3.21%) Graduate Java Developer
19 28 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
19 28 (3.10%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (30.45%) Spring
2 175 (19.38%) HTML
3 148 (16.39%) AngularJS
3 148 (16.39%) CSS
4 143 (15.84%) REST
5 113 (12.51%) Web Services
6 99 (10.96%) Hibernate
7 86 (9.52%) .NET
8 76 (8.42%) Node.js
9 72 (7.97%) React
10 55 (6.09%) HTML5
11 49 (5.43%) XML
12 47 (5.20%) JMS
13 42 (4.65%) J2EE
13 42 (4.65%) RESTful
13 42 (4.65%) SOAP
14 41 (4.54%) JPA
14 41 (4.54%) Spring Boot
15 40 (4.43%) jQuery
16 36 (3.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 82 (9.08%) Enterprise Software
3 74 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (6.31%) Fintech
5 53 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
6 52 (5.76%) User Experience
7 34 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
8 29 (3.21%) Algorithms
9 23 (2.55%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
11 15 (1.66%) Private Cloud
11 15 (1.66%) Robotics
12 14 (1.55%) Mainframe
13 13 (1.44%) Replication
14 10 (1.11%) PMI
15 9 (1.00%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.89%) Internet of Things
16 8 (0.89%) PlayStation
17 7 (0.78%) EFT
18 6 (0.66%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 246 (27.24%) Linux
2 93 (10.30%) Windows
3 56 (6.20%) Android
3 56 (6.20%) Unix
4 32 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.88%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.77%) Windows Server
8 15 (1.66%) AIX
9 13 (1.44%) Debian
10 9 (1.00%) CentOS
11 6 (0.66%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.44%) Solaris
13 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) HPUX
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (24.03%) Software Engineering
3 184 (20.38%) Microservices
4 147 (16.28%) DevOps
5 133 (14.73%) Scrum
5 133 (14.73%) TDD
6 107 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
6 107 (11.85%) Mentoring
7 100 (11.07%) OO
8 94 (10.41%) Test Automation
9 88 (9.75%) BDD
10 84 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
11 70 (7.75%) SDLC
12 67 (7.42%) Kanban
13 63 (6.98%) Open Source
14 58 (6.42%) User Stories
15 57 (6.31%) Multithreading
16 53 (5.87%) Machine Learning
17 52 (5.76%) Mathematics
18 49 (5.43%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 322 (35.66%) JavaScript
2 250 (27.69%) SQL
3 241 (26.69%) Python
4 166 (18.38%) C#
4 166 (18.38%) Java 8
5 94 (10.41%) C
6 89 (9.86%) C++
7 78 (8.64%) Scala
8 58 (6.42%) Bash Shell
9 43 (4.76%) Ruby
10 34 (3.77%) Go
10 34 (3.77%) PHP
11 29 (3.21%) PowerShell
11 29 (3.21%) R
12 28 (3.10%) Shell Script
13 24 (2.66%) Kotlin
14 17 (1.88%) Perl
15 15 (1.66%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.55%) Java 9
17 10 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (19.16%) Degree
2 69 (7.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.11%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.89%) PhD
7 7 (0.78%) MCSA
7 7 (0.78%) MCSE
7 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.66%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.55%) ISEB
9 5 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.44%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.22%) CEH
11 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.22%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (8.75%) QA
2 15 (1.66%) GDPR
3 13 (1.44%) GCP
4 6 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.44%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) ECSS
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (10.52%) Docker
2 23 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.77%) HDFS
5 9 (1.00%) Samba
6 5 (0.55%) KVM
6 5 (0.55%) oVirt
7 3 (0.33%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 54 (5.98%) Kubernetes
2 38 (4.21%) Ansible
3 36 (3.99%) Puppet
4 35 (3.88%) Terraform
5 20 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.22%) Nagios
7 10 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (1.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 8 (0.89%) Consul
9 8 (0.89%) Packer
10 5 (0.55%) Kibana
10 5 (0.55%) rkt
11 4 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.44%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.22%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.11%) Grafana
14 1 (0.11%) logstash
14 1 (0.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 69 (7.64%) Oracle
2 46 (5.09%) SAP
3 32 (3.54%) IBM
3 32 (3.54%) Microsoft
4 31 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (2.77%) Red Hat
6 20 (2.21%) VMware
7 19 (2.10%) Atlassian
8 18 (1.99%) Capita
9 14 (1.55%) Concur
10 11 (1.22%) webMethods
11 10 (1.11%) Google
12 9 (1.00%) Centrify
12 9 (1.00%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.89%) Cloudera
14 5 (0.55%) BEA
14 5 (0.55%) Birst
14 5 (0.55%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.44%) Cadence
15 4 (0.44%) Twitter