Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 16 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 986 996 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.81% 11.50% 10.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.60% 26.92% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 838 874 1002
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3120 3700 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.04% 42.74% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 3224 3897
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +9 401 £55,000 +10.00% 24
Newbury +2 198 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Slough +30 94 £45,000 -30.77% 3
Maidenhead +14 79 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Bracknell -26 47 £45,000 - 3
Wokingham -11 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Ascot -26 12 £55,000 +50.68% 1
Hungerford +5 3 £32,500 -5.80%
Windsor +13 2 £35,000 - 1
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 444 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (32.86%) JavaScript
3 266 (26.98%) SQL
3 266 (26.98%) Linux
4 241 (24.44%) HTML
5 238 (24.14%) Spring
6 229 (23.23%) Python
7 224 (22.72%) Degree
8 219 (22.21%) Test Automation
9 218 (22.11%) C#
10 204 (20.69%) CSS
11 202 (20.49%) Web Services
11 202 (20.49%) Continuous Integration
12 185 (18.76%) Amazon AWS
13 173 (17.55%) TDD
14 167 (16.94%) Git (software)
15 162 (16.43%) Finance
16 149 (15.11%) Scrum
17 146 (14.81%) Computer Science
18 142 (14.40%) Software Engineering
19 140 (14.20%) Jenkins
20 139 (14.10%) DevOps
21 134 (13.59%) BDD
21 134 (13.59%) MySQL
22 130 (13.18%) C++
23 127 (12.88%) Computer Science Degree
24 124 (12.58%) OO
25 120 (12.17%) Selenium
25 120 (12.17%) AngularJS
26 119 (12.07%) Windows

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 85 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 59 (5.98%) Apache
3 30 (3.04%) WebLogic
4 25 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (2.23%) Apache Spark
6 19 (1.93%) JBoss
6 19 (1.93%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.62%) Apache Pig
7 16 (1.62%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.22%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.22%) IIS
9 10 (1.01%) Confluence
9 10 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.71%) Jetty
11 5 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.51%) CMS
12 4 (0.41%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.32%) BusinessWare
2 9 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (0.91%) SAP ERP
2 9 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 185 (18.76%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (5.58%) SaaS
4 36 (3.65%) Amazon SQS
5 18 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
6 13 (1.32%) Amazon S3
6 13 (1.32%) Route 53
7 10 (1.01%) GitHub
8 9 (0.91%) Force.com
9 8 (0.81%) PaaS
10 4 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.41%) IaaS
11 3 (0.30%) Boomi
11 3 (0.30%) G Suite
11 3 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
12 2 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.36%) Firewall
2 40 (4.06%) AMQP
3 32 (3.25%) Internet
4 23 (2.33%) FTP
5 20 (2.03%) LAN
5 20 (2.03%) WAN
6 16 (1.62%) HTTP
6 16 (1.62%) SNMP
7 13 (1.32%) SSL
7 13 (1.32%) VPN
8 9 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.81%) DNS
10 7 (0.71%) BGP
10 7 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.61%) LTE
12 5 (0.51%) 3G
12 5 (0.51%) 4G
13 4 (0.41%) EIGRP
13 4 (0.41%) MPLS
13 4 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (13.59%) MySQL
2 78 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 72 (7.30%) Relational Database
4 60 (6.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 51 (5.17%) MongoDB
6 50 (5.07%) SQL Server
7 49 (4.97%) Big Data
8 41 (4.16%) Hadoop
9 35 (3.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 32 (3.25%) HBase
11 27 (2.74%) RDBMS
12 21 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.83%) DB2
14 13 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (1.32%) Apache Hive
14 13 (1.32%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.01%) SQLite
16 9 (0.91%) MariaDB
16 9 (0.91%) SAP BW
16 9 (0.91%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 167 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 140 (14.20%) Jenkins
3 120 (12.17%) Selenium
4 112 (11.36%) Maven
5 92 (9.33%) JIRA
5 92 (9.33%) WebDriver
6 64 (6.49%) JUnit
7 62 (6.29%) Eclipse
8 59 (5.98%) Cucumber
8 59 (5.98%) JMeter
9 48 (4.87%) Subversion
10 42 (4.26%) SoapUI
11 32 (3.25%) Ant
12 27 (2.74%) Gradle
13 26 (2.64%) HP UFT
14 24 (2.43%) LoadRunner
15 23 (2.33%) IntelliJ
16 22 (2.23%) Toad
17 17 (1.72%) SpecFlow
18 16 (1.62%) gulp
General
1 162 (16.43%) Finance
2 84 (8.52%) Telecoms
3 68 (6.90%) Electronics
4 59 (5.98%) Marketing
5 57 (5.78%) Retail
6 52 (5.27%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.84%) Digital Economy
8 18 (1.83%) Publishing
9 13 (1.32%) Advertising
10 12 (1.22%) Banking
11 9 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.61%) Games
14 5 (0.51%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) French Language
15 2 (0.20%) Military
16 1 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 491 (49.80%) Developer
2 316 (32.05%) Java Developer
3 147 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 130 (13.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 81 (8.22%) Software Developer
6 68 (6.90%) Analyst
7 64 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 64 (6.49%) Tester
8 59 (5.98%) Graduate
9 46 (4.67%) Architect
10 45 (4.56%) Software Tester
11 43 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
12 41 (4.16%) JavaScript Developer
13 40 (4.06%) Junior
14 38 (3.85%) Java Engineer
15 36 (3.65%) Graduate Developer
16 35 (3.55%) Full Stack Developer
17 34 (3.45%) Support Analyst
17 34 (3.45%) Test Engineer
18 29 (2.94%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (24.44%) HTML
2 238 (24.14%) Spring
3 204 (20.69%) CSS
4 202 (20.49%) Web Services
5 120 (12.17%) AngularJS
6 102 (10.34%) .NET
7 100 (10.14%) REST
8 96 (9.74%) XML
9 87 (8.82%) J2EE
10 85 (8.62%) SOAP
11 78 (7.91%) Hibernate
12 76 (7.71%) RESTful
13 75 (7.61%) JSON
14 73 (7.40%) Node.js
15 68 (6.90%) jQuery
16 57 (5.78%) RabbitMQ
17 55 (5.58%) Java EE
18 51 (5.17%) React
19 44 (4.46%) HTML5
20 39 (3.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 146 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 117 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (3.75%) User Experience
5 33 (3.35%) Client/Server
6 32 (3.25%) Fintech
6 32 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (1.72%) Virtual Team
9 16 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.22%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.91%) Cyber Attack
13 9 (0.91%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.91%) Public Cloud
14 8 (0.81%) DataPower
15 7 (0.71%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.71%) iPad
16 6 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 266 (26.98%) Linux
2 119 (12.07%) Windows
3 81 (8.22%) Unix
4 49 (4.97%) Android
5 35 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.43%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.03%) CentOS
8 19 (1.93%) AIX
9 17 (1.72%) Windows Server
10 13 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 12 (1.22%) Debian
12 10 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (22.21%) Test Automation
3 202 (20.49%) Continuous Integration
4 173 (17.55%) TDD
5 149 (15.11%) Scrum
6 142 (14.40%) Software Engineering
7 139 (14.10%) DevOps
8 134 (13.59%) BDD
9 124 (12.58%) OO
10 105 (10.65%) Microservices
11 104 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
12 98 (9.94%) Mentoring
13 93 (9.43%) Open Source
14 84 (8.52%) SDLC
15 68 (6.90%) Test Scripting
16 67 (6.80%) Project Management
17 64 (6.49%) Test Strategy
18 61 (6.19%) Web Development
19 53 (5.38%) High Availability
20 52 (5.27%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 324 (32.86%) JavaScript
2 266 (26.98%) SQL
3 229 (23.23%) Python
4 218 (22.11%) C#
5 130 (13.18%) C++
6 93 (9.43%) C
7 74 (7.51%) Bash Shell
8 73 (7.40%) Perl
8 73 (7.40%) Ruby
9 63 (6.39%) PHP
10 52 (5.27%) Shell Script
11 45 (4.56%) Scala
12 34 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.13%) R
14 19 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.72%) Tcl
16 16 (1.62%) VB
17 15 (1.52%) Groovy
18 14 (1.42%) Go
18 14 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 224 (22.72%) Degree
2 127 (12.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (6.69%) ISTQB
4 28 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.42%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (0.91%) ISEB
8 9 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (0.81%) PMP
10 5 (0.51%) PhD
11 4 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.20%) APMP
13 2 (0.20%) CREST Certified
13 2 (0.20%) OSCP
14 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.72%) QA
2 16 (1.62%) SLA
3 6 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) HL7
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 22301
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.10%) GCP
System Software
1 70 (7.10%) Docker
2 28 (2.84%) HDFS
3 13 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.71%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.20%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.20%) vSphere
10 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.10%) KVM
10 1 (0.10%) LXC
Systems Management
1 70 (7.10%) Ansible
2 67 (6.80%) Puppet
3 60 (6.09%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.52%) Terraform
6 12 (1.22%) Nagios
6 12 (1.22%) Salt
7 10 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
8 9 (0.91%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.51%) cPanel
9 5 (0.51%) Galera Cluster
9 5 (0.51%) OpenNebula
10 4 (0.41%) Kibana
10 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (0.41%) WSUS
11 3 (0.30%) Icinga
11 3 (0.30%) Opsview
11 3 (0.30%) vMotion
11 3 (0.30%) WMI
11 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (8.72%) SAP
2 84 (8.52%) Oracle
3 78 (7.91%) Microsoft
4 32 (3.25%) IBM
5 29 (2.94%) HP
6 21 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.62%) Google
8 15 (1.52%) VMware
8 15 (1.52%) webMethods
9 14 (1.42%) Cisco
9 14 (1.42%) Vitria
10 13 (1.32%) Ab Initio
10 13 (1.32%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.12%) ServiceNow
12 10 (1.01%) Adobe
12 10 (1.01%) Informatica
13 9 (0.91%) Concur
13 9 (0.91%) Juniper
14 8 (0.81%) Tableau