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

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 998 1,072 1,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.83% 16.10% 10.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.87% 33.57% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 922 910 966
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +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 3,457 3,193 3,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 51.37% 47.95% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,022 2,690 3,445
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 June 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 June 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 -5 394 £55,000 +10.00% 58
Newbury 0 186 £48,500 +19.02% 15
Maidenhead -5 125 £65,000 +13.04% 13
Bracknell -25 51 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Slough +9 47 £52,500 +16.67% 9
Ascot -7 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wokingham +5 13 £51,750 -10.00% 7
Windsor +5 8 £100,000 +105.13% 1
Hungerford +11 4 £40,000 +66.67% 4
Thatcham +3 1 £27,500 -29.03%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 421 (42.18%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (35.07%) JavaScript
3 279 (27.96%) Spring
4 256 (25.65%) SQL
5 228 (22.85%) Linux
6 227 (22.75%) Python
7 221 (22.14%) Software Engineering
8 207 (20.74%) C#
9 191 (19.14%) Microservices
10 189 (18.94%) HTML
11 188 (18.84%) Degree
12 187 (18.74%) AngularJS
13 170 (17.03%) REST
13 170 (17.03%) Scrum
14 164 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
15 163 (16.33%) Git (software)
16 160 (16.03%) CSS
17 148 (14.83%) Java 8
18 145 (14.53%) DevOps
19 143 (14.33%) TDD
20 141 (14.13%) Jenkins
21 136 (13.63%) C++
22 126 (12.63%) NoSQL
23 120 (12.02%) Web Services
24 119 (11.92%) Test Automation
25 117 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
26 112 (11.22%) OO
27 111 (11.12%) SQL Server
28 109 (10.92%) Maven
29 106 (10.62%) Scala

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 89 (8.92%) Tomcat
2 52 (5.21%) Apache
3 42 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 37 (3.71%) WebSphere
5 34 (3.41%) JBoss
6 31 (3.11%) WebLogic
7 26 (2.61%) Apache Spark
8 17 (1.70%) Confluence
9 14 (1.40%) NServiceBus
10 11 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.70%) CMS
11 7 (0.70%) SAS
12 6 (0.60%) Anypoint
12 6 (0.60%) IIS
13 5 (0.50%) Liferay
13 5 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 24 (2.40%) BusinessWare
2 8 (0.80%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.30%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.10%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 164 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (5.01%) SaaS
4 18 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (1.80%) PaaS
5 10 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (0.80%) Boomi
6 8 (0.80%) IaaS
6 8 (0.80%) Serverless
6 8 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.50%) npm
9 4 (0.40%) Firebase
9 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.40%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.91%) Internet
2 23 (2.30%) Firewall
3 22 (2.20%) HTTP
4 12 (1.20%) AMQP
5 11 (1.10%) FTP
5 11 (1.10%) SSH
6 9 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.80%) DNS
7 8 (0.80%) Network Security
8 7 (0.70%) SMS
9 5 (0.50%) SNMP
10 4 (0.40%) LAN
10 4 (0.40%) LTE
10 4 (0.40%) SAN
10 4 (0.40%) UMTS
10 4 (0.40%) WAN
10 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.40%) WiMAX
11 3 (0.30%) DMZ
11 3 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (12.63%) NoSQL
2 111 (11.12%) SQL Server
3 105 (10.52%) Big Data
4 78 (7.82%) MySQL
5 77 (7.72%) Relational Database
6 65 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
7 58 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 57 (5.71%) MongoDB
9 50 (5.01%) RDBMS
10 42 (4.21%) Hadoop
11 40 (4.01%) HBase
12 34 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (1.80%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.10%) DB2
15 10 (1.00%) Couchbase
15 10 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (0.90%) Amazon Aurora
16 9 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (0.90%) SQLite
17 8 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 163 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 141 (14.13%) Jenkins
3 109 (10.92%) Maven
4 80 (8.02%) Eclipse
5 74 (7.41%) Selenium
6 66 (6.61%) Subversion
7 48 (4.81%) JUnit
8 46 (4.61%) JIRA
9 43 (4.31%) Gradle
10 37 (3.71%) IntelliJ
11 35 (3.51%) Cucumber
12 32 (3.21%) WebDriver
13 20 (2.00%) Visual Studio
14 18 (1.80%) Bitbucket
15 17 (1.70%) JMeter
16 14 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
17 13 (1.30%) Gatling
18 12 (1.20%) NetBeans
19 10 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 94 (9.42%) Finance
2 48 (4.81%) Retail
3 29 (2.91%) Marketing
3 29 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.90%) Banking
5 17 (1.70%) Electronics
6 15 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.90%) Advertising
7 9 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.60%) Games
9 5 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (0.30%) Billing
10 3 (0.30%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.20%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.10%) Law
12 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 567 (56.81%) Developer
2 358 (35.87%) Java Developer
3 127 (12.73%) Senior Developer
4 100 (10.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 99 (9.92%) Software Engineer
6 95 (9.52%) Java Engineer
7 69 (6.91%) Software Developer
8 57 (5.71%) Graduate
9 51 (5.11%) Team Leader
10 50 (5.01%) Java Software Engineer
11 47 (4.71%) Analyst
12 46 (4.61%) Java Team Leader
13 44 (4.41%) Support Engineer
14 43 (4.31%) Graduate Developer
15 37 (3.71%) Lead Developer
16 34 (3.41%) Development Manager
16 34 (3.41%) Lead Java Developer
17 33 (3.31%) C++ Developer
17 33 (3.31%) Consultant
17 33 (3.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (27.96%) Spring
2 189 (18.94%) HTML
3 187 (18.74%) AngularJS
4 170 (17.03%) REST
5 160 (16.03%) CSS
6 120 (12.02%) Web Services
7 103 (10.32%) Hibernate
8 93 (9.32%) .NET
9 86 (8.62%) React
10 78 (7.82%) Node.js
11 73 (7.31%) XML
12 62 (6.21%) J2EE
13 60 (6.01%) JMS
14 58 (5.81%) SOAP
15 49 (4.91%) Middleware
16 48 (4.81%) JPA
17 46 (4.61%) RESTful
18 44 (4.41%) Java EE
19 42 (4.21%) HTML5
20 39 (3.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 96 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 93 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
3 70 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (6.11%) User Experience
5 57 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
6 56 (5.61%) Self-Motivation
7 49 (4.91%) Mobile App
8 48 (4.81%) Fintech
9 16 (1.60%) Mainframe
10 14 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.40%) Private Cloud
11 11 (1.10%) Robotics
12 10 (1.00%) PMI
13 7 (0.70%) PlayStation
14 6 (0.60%) Semantic Web
14 6 (0.60%) W3C
15 5 (0.50%) Credit Risk
15 5 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 228 (22.85%) Linux
2 93 (9.32%) Windows
3 59 (5.91%) Android
4 49 (4.91%) Unix
5 45 (4.51%) AIX
6 29 (2.91%) Ubuntu
7 23 (2.30%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.70%) Debian
10 12 (1.20%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.80%) CentOS
12 7 (0.70%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.50%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.30%) HPUX
14 3 (0.30%) Solaris
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (42.18%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (22.14%) Software Engineering
3 191 (19.14%) Microservices
4 170 (17.03%) Scrum
5 145 (14.53%) DevOps
6 143 (14.33%) TDD
7 119 (11.92%) Test Automation
8 117 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
9 112 (11.22%) OO
10 106 (10.62%) Mentoring
11 103 (10.32%) SDLC
12 102 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
13 84 (8.42%) BDD
14 77 (7.72%) Open Source
15 76 (7.62%) Kanban
16 74 (7.41%) Machine Learning
17 73 (7.31%) Project Management
18 72 (7.21%) High Availability
19 64 (6.41%) SOA
20 61 (6.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 350 (35.07%) JavaScript
2 256 (25.65%) SQL
3 227 (22.75%) Python
4 207 (20.74%) C#
5 148 (14.83%) Java 8
6 136 (13.63%) C++
7 106 (10.62%) Scala
8 90 (9.02%) C
9 47 (4.71%) Go
10 39 (3.91%) R
11 36 (3.61%) PHP
12 34 (3.41%) Bash Shell
12 34 (3.41%) Ruby
13 22 (2.20%) Kotlin
14 21 (2.10%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.90%) Shell Script
16 17 (1.70%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.30%) Java 9
18 12 (1.20%) Perl
19 10 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 188 (18.84%) Degree
2 74 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.50%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.40%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.80%) ISEB
7 8 (0.80%) PhD
8 7 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.60%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.20%) APMP
12 2 (0.20%) CEH
12 2 (0.20%) CISA
12 2 (0.20%) CISSP
12 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.62%) QA
2 42 (4.21%) GDPR
3 8 (0.80%) PMO
4 6 (0.60%) GCP
5 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) PSD2
7 1 (0.10%) ECSS
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (9.02%) Docker
2 20 (2.00%) HDFS
3 16 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.20%) NFS
5 2 (0.20%) Samba
5 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.20%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.10%) KVM
6 1 (0.10%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 47 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 27 (2.71%) Ansible
3 18 (1.80%) Terraform
4 16 (1.60%) Puppet
5 7 (0.70%) Consul
5 7 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (0.70%) Nagios
5 7 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.70%) Packer
6 4 (0.40%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.30%) Kibana
7 3 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.20%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (0.20%) OpenNebula
8 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.20%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.10%) Netcool
9 1 (0.10%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.10%) rkt
9 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 89 (8.92%) Oracle
2 62 (6.21%) SAP
3 47 (4.71%) IBM
4 46 (4.61%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (4.31%) webMethods
6 26 (2.61%) Microsoft
7 24 (2.40%) Ab Initio
7 24 (2.40%) Vitria
8 23 (2.30%) TIBCO
9 20 (2.00%) Capita
9 20 (2.00%) Google
10 19 (1.90%) BEA
11 18 (1.80%) Concur
12 12 (1.20%) Atlassian
13 10 (1.00%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.90%) MuleSoft
14 9 (0.90%) VMware
15 8 (0.80%) Dell
15 8 (0.80%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.80%) Workday