Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,005 1,022 1,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.27% 14.50% 10.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.79% 31.42% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 932 901 1,002
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £73,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 3,616 3,253 4,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 51.33% 46.17% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,158 2,762 3,816
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -4 404 £55,000 +10.00% 67
Newbury +3 192 £48,000 +20.00% 23
Maidenhead -1 125 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Slough +7 44 £50,000 -2.44% 9
Bracknell -37 34 £45,500 +4.00% 7
Ascot -15 14 £45,000 - 3
Windsor +9 5 £100,000 +105.13% 2
Hungerford +8 3 £40,000 +66.67% 3
Wokingham -14 3 £45,000 -20.00% 3
Thatcham - 1 £27,500 -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (35.12%) JavaScript
3 274 (27.26%) Spring
4 250 (24.88%) SQL
5 220 (21.89%) Degree
6 215 (21.39%) Linux
7 210 (20.90%) C#
8 205 (20.40%) HTML
9 191 (19.00%) Software Engineering
10 190 (18.91%) Python
11 174 (17.31%) Microservices
12 169 (16.82%) CSS
12 169 (16.82%) Scrum
13 165 (16.42%) AngularJS
14 153 (15.22%) Test Automation
15 146 (14.53%) Jenkins
15 146 (14.53%) REST
16 141 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
17 134 (13.33%) TDD
18 133 (13.23%) Git (software)
19 130 (12.94%) C++
20 129 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
21 121 (12.04%) Web Services
22 119 (11.84%) DevOps
22 119 (11.84%) Java 8
23 116 (11.54%) OO
23 116 (11.54%) Computer Science
24 113 (11.24%) SDLC
25 111 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
26 108 (10.75%) Selenium

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 96 (9.55%) Tomcat
2 60 (5.97%) Apache
3 34 (3.38%) WebLogic
4 32 (3.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 31 (3.08%) JBoss
6 27 (2.69%) WebSphere
7 25 (2.49%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.99%) Confluence
9 17 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.90%) NServiceBus
11 7 (0.70%) CMS
11 7 (0.70%) IIS
11 7 (0.70%) SAS
12 6 (0.60%) Anypoint
12 6 (0.60%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.50%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.50%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 27 (2.69%) BusinessWare
2 8 (0.80%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.100%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.100%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.100%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.100%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 141 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (5.07%) SaaS
3 48 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.19%) PaaS
5 11 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.80%) Boomi
8 7 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.60%) IaaS
10 5 (0.50%) Serverless
11 4 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.40%) Firebase
11 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.30%) Force.com
12 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.98%) Internet
2 22 (2.19%) HTTP
3 21 (2.09%) Firewall
4 13 (1.29%) FTP
5 12 (1.19%) AMQP
6 9 (0.90%) DNS
6 9 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.80%) Network Security
8 6 (0.60%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.60%) LAN
8 6 (0.60%) SMS
8 6 (0.60%) SSL
8 6 (0.60%) WAN
9 5 (0.50%) SSH
10 4 (0.40%) Intranet
10 4 (0.40%) SAN
11 3 (0.30%) DHCP
11 3 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.20%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.20%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (9.45%) Big Data
2 94 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 93 (9.25%) SQL Server
4 74 (7.36%) MySQL
5 60 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 56 (5.57%) MongoDB
7 55 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 49 (4.88%) HBase
9 40 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (3.88%) Hadoop
11 34 (3.38%) RDBMS
12 24 (2.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (1.99%) DB2
14 17 (1.69%) Apache Hive
15 10 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (1.00%) Couchbase
15 10 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.90%) SQLite
17 8 (0.80%) Redis
18 7 (0.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 146 (14.53%) Jenkins
2 133 (13.23%) Git (software)
3 108 (10.75%) Selenium
4 103 (10.25%) Maven
5 67 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 56 (5.57%) Subversion
7 54 (5.37%) WebDriver
8 48 (4.78%) JUnit
9 45 (4.48%) Cucumber
10 44 (4.38%) JIRA
11 30 (2.99%) IntelliJ
12 28 (2.79%) JMeter
13 24 (2.39%) Gradle
14 21 (2.09%) SoapUI
15 20 (1.99%) SpecFlow
16 18 (1.79%) Ant
17 17 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 13 (1.29%) Gatling
18 13 (1.29%) NetBeans
18 13 (1.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (9.75%) Finance
2 48 (4.78%) Retail
3 30 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.39%) Marketing
5 23 (2.29%) Banking
6 15 (1.49%) Advertising
7 14 (1.39%) Electronics
8 11 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.90%) Billing
11 6 (0.60%) Digital Economy
12 5 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.40%) Games
14 2 (0.20%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.100%) Law
15 1 (0.100%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.100%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 588 (58.51%) Developer
2 390 (38.81%) Java Developer
3 131 (13.03%) Senior Developer
4 103 (10.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 77 (7.66%) Software Engineer
6 75 (7.46%) Software Developer
7 68 (6.77%) Java Engineer
8 62 (6.17%) Analyst
9 58 (5.77%) Team Leader
10 53 (5.27%) Graduate
10 53 (5.27%) Java Team Leader
11 45 (4.48%) Lead Developer
12 43 (4.28%) Junior
12 43 (4.28%) Lead Java Developer
13 41 (4.08%) Support Engineer
14 40 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
15 37 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
15 37 (3.68%) Tester
16 33 (3.28%) Consultant
16 33 (3.28%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (27.26%) Spring
2 205 (20.40%) HTML
3 169 (16.82%) CSS
4 165 (16.42%) AngularJS
5 146 (14.53%) REST
6 121 (12.04%) Web Services
7 105 (10.45%) Hibernate
8 88 (8.76%) J2EE
9 86 (8.56%) XML
10 77 (7.66%) React
11 76 (7.56%) RESTful
12 75 (7.46%) .NET
13 68 (6.77%) Node.js
14 64 (6.37%) SOAP
15 58 (5.77%) JMS
16 55 (5.47%) JSON
17 54 (5.37%) Java EE
18 42 (4.18%) jQuery
19 41 (4.08%) Middleware
20 39 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 79 (7.86%) Enterprise Software
3 68 (6.77%) Self-Motivation
4 65 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (5.27%) User Experience
6 49 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 49 (4.88%) Mobile App
7 31 (3.08%) Fintech
8 18 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 9 (0.90%) Private Cloud
10 7 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (0.70%) Social Media
11 6 (0.60%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.60%) PMI
11 6 (0.60%) Robotics
12 5 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.50%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.50%) Semantic Web
12 5 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 215 (21.39%) Linux
2 92 (9.15%) Windows
3 59 (5.87%) AIX
4 56 (5.57%) Unix
5 42 (4.18%) Android
6 26 (2.59%) Ubuntu
7 17 (1.69%) Debian
7 17 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 10 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.60%) CentOS
11 5 (0.50%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.30%) HPUX
12 3 (0.30%) Solaris
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.100%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (19.00%) Software Engineering
3 174 (17.31%) Microservices
4 169 (16.82%) Scrum
5 153 (15.22%) Test Automation
6 134 (13.33%) TDD
7 129 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
8 119 (11.84%) DevOps
9 116 (11.54%) OO
10 113 (11.24%) SDLC
11 111 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (9.95%) Mentoring
13 82 (8.16%) Project Management
14 79 (7.86%) BDD
14 79 (7.86%) Open Source
15 74 (7.36%) High Availability
16 69 (6.87%) Kanban
17 66 (6.57%) ETL
18 64 (6.37%) Machine Learning
19 57 (5.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 353 (35.12%) JavaScript
2 250 (24.88%) SQL
3 210 (20.90%) C#
4 190 (18.91%) Python
5 130 (12.94%) C++
6 119 (11.84%) Java 8
7 101 (10.05%) Scala
8 63 (6.27%) C
9 44 (4.38%) PHP
10 41 (4.08%) Go
11 40 (3.98%) Ruby
12 36 (3.58%) R
13 25 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 21 (2.09%) Perl
15 19 (1.89%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.39%) Kotlin
17 12 (1.19%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.00%) COBOL
19 9 (0.90%) TypeScript
20 7 (0.70%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 220 (21.89%) Degree
2 87 (8.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (2.39%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.49%) Master's Degree
5 13 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.09%) ISEB
8 10 (1.00%) PhD
9 7 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.60%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.30%) APMP
11 3 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.30%) RHCE
12 2 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
13 1 (0.100%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.100%) CISSP
13 1 (0.100%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.100%) OSCP
13 1 (0.100%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.06%) QA
2 42 (4.18%) GDPR
3 9 (0.90%) PMO
4 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) HL7
6 2 (0.20%) PSD2
System Software
1 97 (9.65%) Docker
2 21 (2.09%) HDFS
3 12 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.20%) NFS
7 2 (0.20%) Samba
7 2 (0.20%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.100%) LXC
Systems Management
1 41 (4.08%) Kubernetes
2 25 (2.49%) Ansible
3 13 (1.29%) Puppet
4 12 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.09%) Terraform
6 5 (0.50%) Nagios
7 4 (0.40%) Kibana
8 3 (0.30%) Consul
8 3 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.30%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (0.30%) OpenNebula
8 3 (0.30%) Packer
9 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.20%) SCCM
9 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.20%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.100%) Netcool
10 1 (0.100%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 82 (8.16%) Oracle
2 57 (5.67%) webMethods
3 51 (5.07%) SAP
4 38 (3.78%) IBM
5 36 (3.58%) Microsoft
5 36 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (2.89%) TIBCO
7 27 (2.69%) Ab Initio
7 27 (2.69%) Vitria
8 24 (2.39%) Capita
9 19 (1.89%) BEA
9 19 (1.89%) Concur
9 19 (1.89%) Google
10 12 (1.19%) MuleSoft
11 10 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.90%) HP
12 9 (0.90%) Sybase
13 8 (0.80%) Dell
13 8 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (0.80%) Siebel