Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 9 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 833 969 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.75% 15.19% 11.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.06% 30.43% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 752 849 884
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £72,500
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 2,866 3,184 3,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.31% 49.91% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,450 2,790 3,137
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 348 £57,500 +4.55% 48
Newbury -1 164 £52,500 +12.30% 22
Bracknell +29 132 £62,500 +56.25% 18
Maidenhead -26 68 £40,000 -30.43% 11
Slough -36 37 £51,250 +7.89% 11
Wokingham +20 16 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Windsor +1 6 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Ascot +17 1 £27,500 -50.00% 2
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 350 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (35.41%) JavaScript
3 256 (30.73%) Linux
4 255 (30.61%) Python
5 246 (29.53%) Spring
6 216 (25.93%) SQL
7 201 (24.13%) Amazon AWS
8 191 (22.93%) Software Engineering
9 190 (22.81%) Degree
9 190 (22.81%) Git (software)
10 170 (20.41%) HTML
11 160 (19.21%) Microservices
12 158 (18.97%) Relational Database
13 154 (18.49%) C#
14 142 (17.05%) Jenkins
15 139 (16.69%) TDD
16 136 (16.33%) NoSQL
17 134 (16.09%) CSS
18 133 (15.97%) Java 8
19 132 (15.85%) Maven
20 131 (15.73%) Web Services
21 125 (15.01%) AngularJS
22 123 (14.77%) SQL Server
23 118 (14.17%) Scrum
24 117 (14.05%) RDBMS
25 114 (13.69%) Test Automation
26 112 (13.45%) Computer Science
26 112 (13.45%) DevOps
27 111 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
27 111 (13.33%) Oracle

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 77 (9.24%) Tomcat
2 36 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (2.88%) Apache Spark
3 24 (2.88%) Confluence
4 23 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 20 (2.40%) Apache
6 15 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 14 (1.68%) JBoss
8 11 (1.32%) Anypoint
8 11 (1.32%) Mule
8 11 (1.32%) Mule ESB
9 10 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.20%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.08%) nginx
11 8 (0.96%) Alfresco
11 8 (0.96%) IIS
12 7 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.72%) CMS
13 6 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.12%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.12%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 201 (24.13%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (10.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (5.28%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (4.92%) SaaS
5 40 (4.80%) Amazon S3
6 37 (4.44%) Serverless
7 28 (3.36%) Amazon EMR
8 27 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (3.24%) GitHub
8 27 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 26 (3.12%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (2.88%) Amazon SQS
11 23 (2.76%) Amazon Kinesis
11 23 (2.76%) Office 365
12 22 (2.64%) Azure Active Directory
13 18 (2.16%) npm
14 13 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
15 11 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (1.20%) PaaS
17 9 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.64%) HTTP
1 22 (2.64%) Network Security
2 21 (2.52%) DNS
3 15 (1.80%) Firewall
4 12 (1.44%) DHCP
5 11 (1.32%) H.323
6 10 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.08%) Internet
8 8 (0.96%) SSH
9 7 (0.84%) FCoE
9 7 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (0.84%) iSCSI
9 7 (0.84%) LAN
9 7 (0.84%) NAS
9 7 (0.84%) SAN
9 7 (0.84%) SNMP
9 7 (0.84%) SSL
9 7 (0.84%) WAN
10 6 (0.72%) Skype
10 6 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (18.97%) Relational Database
2 136 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 123 (14.77%) SQL Server
4 117 (14.05%) RDBMS
5 103 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
6 98 (11.76%) MySQL
7 80 (9.60%) MongoDB
8 77 (9.24%) Big Data
9 52 (6.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
11 39 (4.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 34 (4.08%) Hadoop
13 24 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
14 22 (2.64%) Cosmos DB
15 17 (2.04%) CouchDB
16 15 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (1.68%) Amazon Aurora
18 13 (1.56%) DB2
19 10 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
19 10 (1.20%) HBase
Development Applications
1 190 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 142 (17.05%) Jenkins
3 132 (15.85%) Maven
4 85 (10.20%) Eclipse
5 67 (8.04%) Subversion
6 53 (6.36%) IntelliJ
6 53 (6.36%) Selenium
7 49 (5.88%) Gradle
8 48 (5.76%) JIRA
9 40 (4.80%) JUnit
10 34 (4.08%) WebDriver
11 33 (3.96%) Cucumber
12 28 (3.36%) Bitbucket
13 18 (2.16%) Mockito
13 18 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
13 18 (2.16%) webpack
14 15 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.80%) gulp
15 14 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (1.44%) Vagrant
General
1 81 (9.72%) Finance
2 49 (5.88%) Retail
3 44 (5.28%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.36%) Marketing
5 25 (3.00%) Banking
6 16 (1.92%) Electronics
6 16 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.84%) Games
9 5 (0.60%) Automotive
10 4 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.48%) Legal
11 3 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Publishing
13 1 (0.12%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 439 (52.70%) Developer
2 278 (33.37%) Java Developer
3 88 (10.56%) Senior Developer
4 86 (10.32%) Software Engineer
5 69 (8.28%) Graduate
6 64 (7.68%) Java Engineer
6 64 (7.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 46 (5.52%) Architect
8 45 (5.40%) Linux Developer
9 42 (5.04%) Software Developer
10 40 (4.80%) Analyst
11 37 (4.44%) Junior
12 34 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
12 34 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
13 33 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (3.48%) Lead Architect
15 27 (3.24%) AWS Developer
15 27 (3.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 27 (3.24%) NoSQL Developer
16 26 (3.12%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (29.53%) Spring
2 170 (20.41%) HTML
3 134 (16.09%) CSS
4 131 (15.73%) Web Services
5 125 (15.01%) AngularJS
6 103 (12.36%) .NET
7 83 (9.96%) HTML5
7 83 (9.96%) REST
8 81 (9.72%) RESTful
9 80 (9.60%) React
10 71 (8.52%) XML
11 70 (8.40%) Hibernate
12 67 (8.04%) Node.js
13 60 (7.20%) J2EE
14 51 (6.12%) jQuery
15 50 (6.00%) CSS3
16 48 (5.76%) SOAP
17 46 (5.52%) Spring Boot
18 34 (4.08%) Kafka
19 25 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (5.28%) User Experience
3 40 (4.80%) Algorithms
4 35 (4.20%) Fintech
4 35 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
6 24 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.80%) Robotics
10 13 (1.56%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.44%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.32%) Replication
12 11 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.96%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.84%) EFT
14 7 (0.84%) Life Science
15 6 (0.72%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 256 (30.73%) Linux
2 100 (12.00%) Unix
3 51 (6.12%) Android
4 50 (6.00%) Windows
5 44 (5.28%) Apple iOS
6 34 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.28%) AIX
8 18 (2.16%) Ubuntu
9 17 (2.04%) CentOS
10 15 (1.80%) Windows Server
11 7 (0.84%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.60%) Debian
13 5 (0.60%) Solaris
14 1 (0.12%) HPUX
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (22.93%) Software Engineering
3 160 (19.21%) Microservices
4 139 (16.69%) TDD
5 118 (14.17%) Scrum
6 114 (13.69%) Test Automation
7 112 (13.45%) Computer Science
7 112 (13.45%) DevOps
8 111 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 109 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
10 92 (11.04%) Mentoring
11 86 (10.32%) BDD
12 83 (9.96%) OO
13 73 (8.76%) Mathematics
14 72 (8.64%) Multithreading
15 68 (8.16%) Project Management
16 62 (7.44%) Open Source
17 56 (6.72%) Machine Learning
18 47 (5.64%) Kanban
19 42 (5.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 295 (35.41%) JavaScript
2 255 (30.61%) Python
3 216 (25.93%) SQL
4 154 (18.49%) C#
5 133 (15.97%) Java 8
6 77 (9.24%) C++
7 67 (8.04%) C
8 52 (6.24%) Scala
8 52 (6.24%) Shell Script
9 50 (6.00%) Bash Shell
10 46 (5.52%) Go
11 44 (5.28%) Ruby
12 30 (3.60%) Objective-C
13 27 (3.24%) TypeScript
14 22 (2.64%) PL/SQL
15 19 (2.28%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.92%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.68%) Perl
18 13 (1.56%) Cython
18 13 (1.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 190 (22.81%) Degree
2 71 (8.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (5.40%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.64%) MCSA
4 22 (2.64%) MCSE
4 22 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (2.28%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.36%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB
11 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PhD
11 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (11.40%) QA
2 12 (1.44%) GDPR
3 6 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.60%) PSD2
4 5 (0.60%) SLA
5 3 (0.36%) GAMP
6 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (9.72%) Docker
2 36 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (3.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (1.08%) HDFS
6 7 (0.84%) Samba
7 6 (0.72%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.60%) KVM
8 5 (0.60%) oVirt
9 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.24%) iptables
11 2 (0.24%) Postfix
11 2 (0.24%) Varnish
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 51 (6.12%) Puppet
2 49 (5.88%) Ansible
3 35 (4.20%) Kubernetes
4 32 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (3.84%) Terraform
5 19 (2.28%) Kibana
6 15 (1.80%) Nagios
7 11 (1.32%) CloudHub
8 9 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.96%) Rundeck
10 7 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (0.84%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 5 (0.60%) rkt
12 4 (0.48%) Mesos
12 4 (0.48%) Oozie
12 4 (0.48%) Rancher
12 4 (0.48%) Salt
13 3 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 111 (13.33%) Oracle
2 71 (8.52%) Microsoft
3 38 (4.56%) VMware
4 32 (3.84%) Red Hat
5 30 (3.60%) Google
5 30 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (2.64%) IBM
7 19 (2.28%) Atlassian
8 18 (2.16%) webMethods
9 16 (1.92%) SAP
10 13 (1.56%) Cloudera
10 13 (1.56%) MuleSoft
11 7 (0.84%) Centrify
11 7 (0.84%) Tableau
11 7 (0.84%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.72%) Informatica
12 6 (0.72%) Riverbed
13 5 (0.60%) Cadence
13 5 (0.60%) CommVault
13 5 (0.60%) Hortonworks