Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 964 903 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.67% 13.71% 16.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.01% 27.56% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 831 811 887
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £29,550
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 2,920 3,277 3,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.50% 49.76% 48.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,516 2,844 2,646
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +2 374 £62,500 +8.70% 38
Bracknell +13 204 £55,000 -12.00% 17
Newbury -1 127 £47,500 -13.64% 15
Maidenhead +23 81 £65,000 - 6
Wokingham +25 63 £58,500 +1.74% 7
Slough +9 46 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Ascot -1 6 £50,000 - 1
Hungerford +5 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Thatcham -1 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 420 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (36.83%) Spring
3 338 (35.06%) JavaScript
4 334 (34.65%) Linux
5 265 (27.49%) SQL
6 263 (27.28%) DevOps
7 255 (26.45%) Microservices
8 231 (23.96%) Python
9 228 (23.65%) Git (software)
10 217 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
11 211 (21.89%) Software Engineering
12 201 (20.85%) Docker
13 177 (18.36%) Oracle
14 150 (15.56%) Jenkins
15 140 (14.52%) Degree
16 137 (14.21%) HTML
16 137 (14.21%) AngularJS
17 136 (14.11%) SQL Server
18 135 (14.00%) Tomcat
18 135 (14.00%) Scrum
18 135 (14.00%) SaaS
19 133 (13.80%) Java 8
20 125 (12.97%) RESTful
21 124 (12.86%) TDD
22 121 (12.55%) Kubernetes
23 120 (12.45%) REST
23 120 (12.45%) C#
24 119 (12.34%) Web Services
25 114 (11.83%) MySQL
26 113 (11.72%) 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
1 135 (14.00%) Tomcat
2 69 (7.16%) JBoss
3 46 (4.77%) Apache Spark
4 41 (4.25%) Confluence
5 40 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 29 (3.01%) Apache
8 28 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 28 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
9 25 (2.59%) CICS
9 25 (2.59%) Hyperledger
10 21 (2.18%) CMS
11 16 (1.66%) WebSphere
12 14 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (1.14%) IIS
14 10 (1.04%) Drupal
14 10 (1.04%) WordPress
15 9 (0.93%) SugarCRM
16 8 (0.83%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 217 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (14.00%) SaaS
3 91 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (5.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 42 (4.36%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (3.22%) npm
7 29 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 28 (2.90%) IBM Cloud
9 26 (2.70%) PaaS
10 25 (2.59%) OpenShift
11 22 (2.28%) Akamai
12 20 (2.07%) Heroku
13 18 (1.87%) Serverless
14 17 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (1.35%) Apigee
15 13 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
16 12 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 11 (1.14%) GitHub
18 10 (1.04%) Amazon S3
18 10 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.50%) HTTP
2 44 (4.56%) TCP/IP
3 36 (3.73%) Firewall
4 16 (1.66%) DNS
5 14 (1.45%) SSH
6 12 (1.24%) SSL
7 10 (1.04%) NAS
7 10 (1.04%) SAN
8 9 (0.93%) DHCP
8 9 (0.93%) Network Security
9 6 (0.62%) SMTP
10 5 (0.52%) Internet
11 4 (0.41%) AMQP
11 4 (0.41%) DMZ
12 2 (0.21%) VPN
13 1 (0.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 114 (11.83%) MySQL
3 87 (9.02%) MongoDB
4 84 (8.71%) PostgreSQL
5 78 (8.09%) Relational Database
6 69 (7.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 68 (7.05%) NoSQL
8 52 (5.39%) Hadoop
9 51 (5.29%) RDBMS
10 45 (4.67%) Big Data
11 38 (3.94%) DB2
12 35 (3.63%) Blockchain
13 24 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 24 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (2.39%) Redis
15 22 (2.28%) Oracle Database
16 21 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
18 16 (1.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 16 (1.66%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 228 (23.65%) Git (software)
2 150 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 113 (11.72%) Maven
4 83 (8.61%) JIRA
5 60 (6.22%) Selenium
6 48 (4.98%) Cucumber
7 42 (4.36%) JUnit
8 40 (4.15%) Bitbucket
9 38 (3.94%) Eclipse
9 38 (3.94%) WebDriver
10 28 (2.90%) gulp
11 27 (2.80%) Appium
12 23 (2.39%) Babel
12 23 (2.39%) Gradle
12 23 (2.39%) Hudson
12 23 (2.39%) webpack
13 19 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
14 18 (1.87%) Ant
15 17 (1.76%) CircleCI
15 17 (1.76%) Subversion
General
1 93 (9.65%) Retail
2 87 (9.02%) Finance
3 49 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 40 (4.15%) Manufacturing
5 36 (3.73%) Marketing
6 25 (2.59%) Electronics
7 15 (1.56%) Publishing
8 8 (0.83%) Local Government
9 4 (0.41%) Back Office
9 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.31%) Banking
10 3 (0.31%) Games
11 2 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.10%) Automotive
12 1 (0.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 505 (52.39%) Developer
2 289 (29.98%) Java Developer
3 129 (13.38%) Senior Developer
4 110 (11.41%) Software Engineer
5 93 (9.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 90 (9.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 71 (7.37%) Java Engineer
8 63 (6.54%) Senior Software Engineer
9 41 (4.25%) Architect
10 37 (3.84%) Junior
11 35 (3.63%) Full Stack Developer
12 33 (3.42%) Software Developer
13 31 (3.22%) Linux Engineer
14 30 (3.11%) Analyst
15 29 (3.01%) Junior Developer
16 28 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
16 28 (2.90%) Senior DevOps
17 27 (2.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 26 (2.70%) Senior Java Engineer
19 25 (2.59%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (36.83%) Spring
2 137 (14.21%) AngularJS
2 137 (14.21%) HTML
3 125 (12.97%) RESTful
4 120 (12.45%) REST
5 119 (12.34%) Web Services
6 111 (11.51%) CSS
7 106 (11.00%) Hibernate
7 106 (11.00%) SOAP
8 100 (10.37%) Spring Boot
9 88 (9.13%) Node.js
10 84 (8.71%) J2EE
10 84 (8.71%) React
11 83 (8.61%) .NET
12 70 (7.26%) XML
13 63 (6.54%) jQuery
14 53 (5.50%) Middleware
15 51 (5.29%) JSON
16 47 (4.88%) Kafka
17 43 (4.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.85%) Private Cloud
2 65 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 52 (5.39%) Public Cloud
4 46 (4.77%) iPad
5 41 (4.25%) Algorithms
5 41 (4.25%) User Experience
6 33 (3.42%) Mainframe
7 32 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
8 30 (3.11%) Mobile App
9 23 (2.39%) Cloud Native
10 18 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (1.76%) Smartphone
12 11 (1.14%) VSAM
13 10 (1.04%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.93%) EFT
15 8 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
15 8 (0.83%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
17 6 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 334 (34.65%) Linux
2 90 (9.34%) Unix
3 62 (6.43%) Windows
4 41 (4.25%) Ubuntu
5 25 (2.59%) MVS
5 25 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (2.18%) Android
7 19 (1.97%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.56%) AIX
9 14 (1.45%) CentOS
10 13 (1.35%) Windows Server
11 11 (1.14%) Debian
12 9 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.52%) Fedora
13 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.10%) Solaris
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (27.28%) DevOps
3 255 (26.45%) Microservices
4 211 (21.89%) Software Engineering
5 135 (14.00%) Scrum
6 124 (12.86%) TDD
7 112 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (10.58%) Test Automation
9 94 (9.75%) BDD
10 92 (9.54%) SDLC
11 91 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
12 87 (9.02%) SOA
13 82 (8.51%) OO
14 74 (7.68%) Computer Science
14 74 (7.68%) E-Commerce
15 69 (7.16%) Open Source
16 65 (6.74%) Web Development
17 63 (6.54%) Analytics
17 63 (6.54%) Mentoring
18 54 (5.60%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 338 (35.06%) JavaScript
2 265 (27.49%) SQL
3 231 (23.96%) Python
4 133 (13.80%) Java 8
5 120 (12.45%) C#
6 94 (9.75%) Scala
7 67 (6.95%) Bash Shell
8 60 (6.22%) Objective-C
9 45 (4.67%) PHP
10 44 (4.56%) Ruby
10 44 (4.56%) TypeScript
11 41 (4.25%) Perl
12 40 (4.15%) Kotlin
13 33 (3.42%) PL/SQL
14 32 (3.32%) C++
15 29 (3.01%) PowerShell
16 25 (2.59%) COBOL
16 25 (2.59%) JCL
17 20 (2.07%) Apex Code
18 18 (1.87%) ES6
Qualifications
1 140 (14.52%) Degree
2 60 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 56 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (1.14%) AWS Certification
7 9 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.62%) ISEB
10 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.41%) MCSA
10 4 (0.41%) MCSE
10 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.31%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.21%) CISSP
12 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.50%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.21%) GAMP
5 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) PSD2
5 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 201 (20.85%) Docker
2 26 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.35%) vCloud
5 10 (1.04%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.73%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 6 (0.62%) NFS
7 6 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.31%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 121 (12.55%) Kubernetes
2 100 (10.37%) Puppet
3 91 (9.44%) Ansible
4 74 (7.68%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (4.56%) Terraform
6 19 (1.97%) Prometheus
7 18 (1.87%) Grafana
8 15 (1.56%) HP ALM
9 13 (1.35%) SCCM
10 9 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (0.93%) vCenter Server
11 8 (0.83%) SELinux
12 7 (0.73%) Ambari
13 6 (0.62%) Kibana
13 6 (0.62%) logstash
13 6 (0.62%) Tivoli
14 5 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
14 5 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 177 (18.36%) Oracle
2 71 (7.37%) IBM
3 67 (6.95%) Google
4 54 (5.60%) Microsoft
5 45 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (4.15%) SAP
7 30 (3.11%) VMware
8 29 (3.01%) ServiceNow
9 23 (2.39%) Sun
10 18 (1.87%) Xamarin
11 16 (1.66%) Red Hat
12 14 (1.45%) hybris
12 14 (1.45%) MuleSoft
12 14 (1.45%) Sage
12 14 (1.45%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.93%) AppDynamics
13 9 (0.93%) HP
14 8 (0.83%) Informatica
14 8 (0.83%) Lotus
15 6 (0.62%) OutSystems