Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 888 1,001 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.22% 16.43% 11.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 33.43% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 809 849 856
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £71,250
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 3,044 2,994 3,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.74% 49.15% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,647 2,595 3,213
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -4 373 £55,000 - 62
Newbury 0 166 £53,750 +16.85% 16
Bracknell +16 132 £62,500 +38.89% 21
Maidenhead -32 66 £43,750 -23.91% 6
Slough -18 48 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Wokingham +10 18 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Windsor -11 7 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Hungerford +13 1 £32,500 - 1
Ascot +4 1 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 381 (42.91%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (33.11%) JavaScript
3 273 (30.74%) Spring
4 266 (29.95%) Linux
5 253 (28.49%) SQL
6 244 (27.48%) Python
7 201 (22.64%) Software Engineering
8 197 (22.18%) Degree
9 192 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 188 (21.17%) Amazon AWS
11 168 (18.92%) C#
11 168 (18.92%) HTML
12 167 (18.81%) Microservices
13 163 (18.36%) Java 8
14 153 (17.23%) TDD
15 150 (16.89%) NoSQL
16 149 (16.78%) Jenkins
17 142 (15.99%) AngularJS
18 139 (15.65%) Web Services
19 137 (15.43%) Relational Database
20 135 (15.20%) CSS
21 134 (15.09%) Scrum
21 134 (15.09%) Maven
22 127 (14.30%) DevOps
23 117 (13.18%) SQL Server
24 114 (12.84%) Computer Science
25 113 (12.73%) Test Automation
26 112 (12.61%) MySQL
27 108 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
28 107 (12.05%) .NET

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 (9.57%) Tomcat
2 35 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (3.38%) Apache
4 25 (2.82%) Apache Spark
4 25 (2.82%) Confluence
5 23 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 20 (2.25%) WebLogic
7 18 (2.03%) Apache Solr
7 18 (2.03%) JBoss
7 18 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.24%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.13%) Anypoint
9 10 (1.13%) Mule
9 10 (1.13%) Mule ESB
10 9 (1.01%) nginx
11 7 (0.79%) IIS
11 7 (0.79%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.68%) CMS
12 6 (0.68%) IPython
12 6 (0.68%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 188 (21.17%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.83%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (3.83%) Serverless
4 29 (3.27%) Amazon S3
5 27 (3.04%) GitHub
6 24 (2.70%) SaaS
7 21 (2.36%) Amazon EMR
7 21 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
8 19 (2.14%) Office 365
9 15 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
9 15 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (1.24%) PaaS
12 10 (1.13%) npm
13 9 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.36%) Firewall
2 19 (2.14%) DNS
2 19 (2.14%) HTTP
3 15 (1.69%) Internet
3 15 (1.69%) Network Security
4 12 (1.35%) SSH
4 12 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.24%) SNMP
6 9 (1.01%) DHCP
7 8 (0.90%) SSL
7 8 (0.90%) VPN
8 7 (0.79%) FCoE
8 7 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (0.79%) iSCSI
8 7 (0.79%) LAN
8 7 (0.79%) NAS
8 7 (0.79%) SAN
8 7 (0.79%) VoIP
8 7 (0.79%) WAN
9 6 (0.68%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (16.89%) NoSQL
2 137 (15.43%) Relational Database
3 117 (13.18%) SQL Server
4 112 (12.61%) MySQL
5 107 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
6 106 (11.94%) RDBMS
7 84 (9.46%) Big Data
7 84 (9.46%) MongoDB
8 58 (6.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (4.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 42 (4.73%) Hadoop
11 30 (3.38%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
13 15 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
13 15 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
13 15 (1.69%) CouchDB
13 15 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.46%) HBase
15 11 (1.24%) DB2
16 10 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 192 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 149 (16.78%) Jenkins
3 134 (15.09%) Maven
4 104 (11.71%) Eclipse
5 78 (8.78%) Subversion
6 56 (6.31%) IntelliJ
7 55 (6.19%) Gradle
8 50 (5.63%) Selenium
9 47 (5.29%) JIRA
10 45 (5.07%) JUnit
11 33 (3.72%) Cucumber
12 31 (3.49%) Bitbucket
13 27 (3.04%) WebDriver
14 22 (2.48%) Mockito
15 18 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
16 15 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (1.58%) Vagrant
17 14 (1.58%) Visual Studio
18 13 (1.46%) CruiseControl
18 13 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 97 (10.92%) Finance
2 57 (6.42%) Retail
3 41 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.49%) Marketing
5 25 (2.82%) Banking
6 20 (2.25%) Electronics
7 17 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.01%) Games
10 5 (0.56%) Advertising
11 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 2 (0.23%) Legal
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 485 (54.62%) Developer
2 318 (35.81%) Java Developer
3 104 (11.71%) Senior Developer
4 93 (10.47%) Software Engineer
5 86 (9.68%) Java Engineer
6 77 (8.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 76 (8.56%) Graduate
8 49 (5.52%) Graduate Developer
8 49 (5.52%) Linux Developer
9 43 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 41 (4.62%) Architect
11 40 (4.50%) DevOps Engineer
11 40 (4.50%) Java Software Engineer
12 36 (4.05%) Analyst
12 36 (4.05%) Junior
13 35 (3.94%) Java Developer - Fintech
14 32 (3.60%) Graduate Java Developer
14 32 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (3.38%) Lead Developer
16 29 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (30.74%) Spring
2 168 (18.92%) HTML
3 142 (15.99%) AngularJS
4 139 (15.65%) Web Services
5 135 (15.20%) CSS
6 107 (12.05%) .NET
7 102 (11.49%) REST
8 83 (9.35%) React
9 76 (8.56%) Hibernate
10 74 (8.33%) HTML5
11 69 (7.77%) XML
12 67 (7.55%) Node.js
13 62 (6.98%) RESTful
14 55 (6.19%) jQuery
15 53 (5.97%) J2EE
15 53 (5.97%) SOAP
16 49 (5.52%) Spring Boot
17 47 (5.29%) CSS3
18 36 (4.05%) JMS
19 35 (3.94%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.84%) Computer Science
2 85 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (7.66%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (5.63%) Fintech
5 41 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
6 39 (4.39%) User Experience
7 35 (3.94%) Algorithms
8 34 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
9 27 (3.04%) Linux Command Line
10 17 (1.91%) Robotics
11 15 (1.69%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.58%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.24%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.24%) Replication
14 10 (1.13%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.13%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.79%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.79%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.79%) EFT
16 6 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 266 (29.95%) Linux
2 90 (10.14%) Unix
3 68 (7.66%) Windows
4 48 (5.41%) Android
5 39 (4.39%) Apple iOS
6 33 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (2.48%) Ubuntu
8 19 (2.14%) AIX
8 19 (2.14%) CentOS
9 12 (1.35%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.13%) Debian
11 5 (0.56%) Solaris
11 5 (0.56%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.11%) HPUX
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (42.91%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (22.64%) Software Engineering
3 167 (18.81%) Microservices
4 153 (17.23%) TDD
5 134 (15.09%) Scrum
6 127 (14.30%) DevOps
7 113 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 108 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (11.94%) Mentoring
10 102 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
11 100 (11.26%) BDD
12 96 (10.81%) OO
13 77 (8.67%) Mathematics
14 69 (7.77%) Multithreading
15 67 (7.55%) Open Source
16 56 (6.31%) Project Management
17 54 (6.08%) Kanban
18 48 (5.41%) SDLC
19 47 (5.29%) Machine Learning
19 47 (5.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 294 (33.11%) JavaScript
2 253 (28.49%) SQL
3 244 (27.48%) Python
4 168 (18.92%) C#
5 163 (18.36%) Java 8
6 83 (9.35%) C++
7 82 (9.23%) C
8 59 (6.64%) Bash Shell
9 57 (6.42%) Scala
10 43 (4.84%) Ruby
11 42 (4.73%) Shell Script
12 36 (4.05%) Go
13 24 (2.70%) PowerShell
14 22 (2.48%) Kotlin
15 21 (2.36%) TypeScript
16 17 (1.91%) PHP
17 16 (1.80%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.69%) Objective-C
18 15 (1.69%) T-SQL
19 14 (1.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 197 (22.18%) Degree
2 80 (9.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (1.69%) MCSA
5 15 (1.69%) MCSE
5 15 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.45%) ISEB
7 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.34%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.34%) PhD
8 3 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.11%) CISA
10 1 (0.11%) CISSP
10 1 (0.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (10.36%) QA
2 5 (0.56%) GDPR
3 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.45%) PSD2
3 4 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) ECSS
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (6.87%) Docker
2 25 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 23 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.46%) HDFS
6 7 (0.79%) Samba
7 6 (0.68%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.56%) KVM
8 5 (0.56%) oVirt
9 4 (0.45%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.23%) iptables
11 2 (0.23%) Varnish
12 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 46 (5.18%) Puppet
2 41 (4.62%) Ansible
3 37 (4.17%) Terraform
4 32 (3.60%) Kubernetes
5 24 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (2.36%) Kibana
7 18 (2.03%) Nagios
8 12 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (1.13%) CloudHub
10 8 (0.90%) Rundeck
11 7 (0.79%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 6 (0.68%) Consul
12 6 (0.68%) Packer
12 6 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.56%) rkt
14 4 (0.45%) Mesos
14 4 (0.45%) Oozie
14 4 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.45%) Rancher
14 4 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 102 (11.49%) Oracle
2 55 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
4 27 (3.04%) Red Hat
5 26 (2.93%) Atlassian
5 26 (2.93%) SAP
6 25 (2.82%) VMware
7 23 (2.59%) IBM
8 17 (1.91%) webMethods
9 16 (1.80%) Cloudera
10 12 (1.35%) MuleSoft
11 10 (1.13%) Google
12 7 (0.79%) Centrify
13 6 (0.68%) Cadence
13 6 (0.68%) Tableau
13 6 (0.68%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.56%) CommVault
14 5 (0.56%) Hortonworks
14 5 (0.56%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.45%) TIBCO