Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 313 964 925
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.72% 16.63% 13.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.63% 32.82% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 316 917 837
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +6.06%

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 1,133 2,937 3,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.67% 50.66% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 982 2,543 2,861
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Berkshire

Java
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Java in Berkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Berkshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 -7 100 £55,000 -12.00% 15
Bracknell -2 78 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Newbury 0 32 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Wokingham 0 25 £70,000 +19.66% 1
Slough +3 16 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Maidenhead -11 6 - -
Crowthorne - 5 £60,000 -
Ascot +7 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Thatcham +5 2 - -
Hungerford -1 1 £50,000 -16.67%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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.

1 123 (39.30%) JavaScript
2 111 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (28.43%) Spring
3 89 (28.43%) AWS
4 81 (25.88%) Linux
5 78 (24.92%) Docker
6 75 (23.96%) Microservices
7 71 (22.68%) DevOps
8 66 (21.09%) HTML
9 65 (20.77%) MySQL
10 63 (20.13%) Web Services
11 61 (19.49%) Kubernetes
12 60 (19.17%) OO
13 59 (18.85%) Web Development
14 55 (17.57%) CSS
15 54 (17.25%) SQL
16 52 (16.61%) TDD
17 50 (15.97%) Git (software)
18 48 (15.34%) Software Engineering
18 48 (15.34%) PHP
19 47 (15.02%) Test Automation
19 47 (15.02%) SaaS
20 46 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
21 44 (14.06%) Android
21 44 (14.06%) React
22 42 (13.42%) Jenkins
23 40 (12.78%) Apple iOS
23 40 (12.78%) Scrum
24 39 (12.46%) SQL Server
24 39 (12.46%) Python

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 18 (5.75%) Confluence
2 14 (4.47%) CMS
3 10 (3.19%) Red Hat Fuse
4 8 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.60%) Apache
6 4 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.96%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Pulsar
8 2 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.64%) CICS
8 2 (0.64%) JBoss
8 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (0.64%) Summit
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 89 (28.43%) AWS
2 47 (15.02%) SaaS
3 37 (11.82%) Azure
4 19 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (5.43%) GCP
5 17 (5.43%) OpenShift
6 10 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (2.88%) GitHub
8 7 (2.24%) Serverless
9 5 (1.60%) npm
10 4 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.96%) BrowserStack
11 3 (0.96%) Google Docs
11 3 (0.96%) PaaS
12 2 (0.64%) Amazon Cognito
12 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.47%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.15%) HTTP
3 6 (1.92%) FTP
3 6 (1.92%) Wireless
4 5 (1.60%) DNS
4 5 (1.60%) IPv6
5 4 (1.28%) Internet
5 4 (1.28%) SSH
5 4 (1.28%) SSL
6 3 (0.96%) 4G
6 3 (0.96%) 5G
6 3 (0.96%) DHCP
6 3 (0.96%) Firewall
6 3 (0.96%) IPv4
6 3 (0.96%) LTE
6 3 (0.96%) SNMP
6 3 (0.96%) UMTS
6 3 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.96%) WiMAX
6 3 (0.96%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.77%) MySQL
2 39 (12.46%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.15%) DB2
6 12 (3.83%) Big Data
7 11 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.96%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.64%) Redis
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.32%) NewSQL
12 1 (0.32%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 50 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.42%) Jenkins
3 32 (10.22%) Maven
4 24 (7.67%) Selenium
5 21 (6.71%) JIRA
6 15 (4.79%) JUnit
7 13 (4.15%) Mockito
7 13 (4.15%) SonarQube
8 12 (3.83%) JMeter
9 9 (2.88%) DbUnit
9 9 (2.88%) jMock
10 8 (2.56%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.24%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.24%) Postman
11 7 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (2.24%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (1.92%) Appium
13 5 (1.60%) GitLab
13 5 (1.60%) gulp
13 5 (1.60%) Newman
General
1 22 (7.03%) Finance
2 14 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.15%) Retail
4 7 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.60%) Electronics
5 5 (1.60%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.28%) Marketing
7 3 (0.96%) Retail Finance
8 2 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.64%) Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Games
8 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 164 (52.40%) Developer
2 89 (28.43%) Java Developer
3 31 (9.90%) PHP Developer
4 29 (9.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 26 (8.31%) Java Engineer
7 22 (7.03%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (5.11%) Junior
9 16 (5.11%) Senior Java Engineer
10 15 (4.79%) Senior PHP Developer
11 14 (4.47%) Junior Developer
12 12 (3.83%) Architect
12 12 (3.83%) Junior Java Developer
13 11 (3.51%) React Developer
14 10 (3.19%) Software Manager
15 9 (2.88%) Software Developer
15 9 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.88%) Tester
15 9 (2.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (28.43%) Spring
2 66 (21.09%) HTML
3 63 (20.13%) Web Services
4 55 (17.57%) CSS
5 44 (14.06%) React
6 34 (10.86%) REST
7 33 (10.54%) React Native
8 31 (9.90%) AngularJS
8 31 (9.90%) CodeIgniter
9 29 (9.27%) XML
10 28 (8.95%) RESTful
11 26 (8.31%) Node.js
12 16 (5.11%) SOAP
13 15 (4.79%) Laravel
13 15 (4.79%) Middleware
13 15 (4.79%) Symfony
14 14 (4.47%) .NET
14 14 (4.47%) Hibernate
14 14 (4.47%) J2EE
14 14 (4.47%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.07%) Mobile App
2 14 (4.47%) iPad
3 13 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.19%) Cloud Native
4 10 (3.19%) NHS
5 9 (2.88%) Smartphone
6 8 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.24%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.92%) User Experience
9 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.28%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.96%) Replication
12 2 (0.64%) PKI
12 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (25.88%) Linux
2 44 (14.06%) Android
3 40 (12.78%) Apple iOS
4 17 (5.43%) Windows
5 15 (4.79%) Unix
6 11 (3.51%) Debian
7 10 (3.19%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (23.96%) Microservices
3 71 (22.68%) DevOps
4 60 (19.17%) OO
5 59 (18.85%) Web Development
6 52 (16.61%) TDD
7 48 (15.34%) Software Engineering
8 47 (15.02%) Test Automation
9 46 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (12.78%) Scrum
11 39 (12.46%) Mobile Development
12 35 (11.18%) Android Development
13 32 (10.22%) Multithreading
14 31 (9.90%) iOS Development
14 31 (9.90%) OOP
15 30 (9.58%) BDD
16 27 (8.63%) E-Commerce
17 25 (7.99%) Fintech
18 24 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
19 22 (7.03%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 123 (39.30%) JavaScript
2 54 (17.25%) SQL
3 48 (15.34%) PHP
4 39 (12.46%) Python
5 34 (10.86%) Objective-C
6 32 (10.22%) Apple Swift
7 28 (8.95%) C#
8 26 (8.31%) Java 8
9 25 (7.99%) C++
10 22 (7.03%) C
11 13 (4.15%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.83%) Groovy
13 11 (3.51%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.24%) Go
14 7 (2.24%) Kotlin
14 7 (2.24%) Ruby
15 6 (1.92%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.60%) COBOL
16 5 (1.60%) Jython
16 5 (1.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (9.58%) Degree
2 16 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.32%) CEH
6 1 (0.32%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.32%) Dell Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.32%) SANS
6 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.58%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) GxP
3 1 (0.32%) GDPR
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (24.92%) Docker
2 7 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.24%) vSphere
3 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.64%) Firmware
4 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 61 (19.49%) Kubernetes
2 27 (8.63%) Terraform
3 21 (6.71%) Ansible
4 15 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (4.47%) Puppet
6 4 (1.28%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.64%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (0.64%) Kibana
7 2 (0.64%) logstash
7 2 (0.64%) OpenNebula
7 2 (0.64%) Packer
7 2 (0.64%) Salt
7 2 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.32%) Ambari
8 1 (0.32%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.32%) SELinux
Vendors
1 18 (5.75%) Oracle
2 15 (4.79%) Zend
3 11 (3.51%) Google
4 7 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.24%) VMware
5 5 (1.60%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.28%) HP
6 4 (1.28%) IBM
7 3 (0.96%) Informatica
7 3 (0.96%) Lotus
7 3 (0.96%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.96%) Remedy
7 3 (0.96%) SAP
8 2 (0.64%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.64%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.64%) Plumtree
8 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.64%) Talend
9 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.32%) Xamarin