Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 16 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 999 952 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.40% 11.07% 9.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.34% 26.28% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 847 849 925
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £71,250
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 2996 3622 4301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.20% 42.11% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 3190 3639
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +12 434 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Newbury +1 174 £46,750 -10.95% 11
Slough +33 78 £45,000 -30.77% 7
Maidenhead +14 77 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Bracknell -18 53 £45,000 - 2
Ascot -17 16 £55,000 +50.68% 2
Wokingham -4 12 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Windsor +9 3 £35,000 -
Hungerford 0 3 £32,500 -27.78%
Thatcham - 2 £38,750 -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 457 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (33.03%) JavaScript
3 273 (27.33%) SQL
4 263 (26.33%) Linux
5 249 (24.92%) HTML
6 245 (24.52%) Python
7 227 (22.72%) C#
7 227 (22.72%) Spring
8 224 (22.42%) CSS
9 214 (21.42%) Degree
10 204 (20.42%) Test Automation
11 202 (20.22%) Web Services
12 195 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
13 192 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
14 178 (17.82%) Git (software)
15 170 (17.02%) Finance
16 168 (16.82%) TDD
17 164 (16.42%) C++
18 157 (15.72%) Software Engineering
19 146 (14.61%) DevOps
20 144 (14.41%) Computer Science
21 143 (14.31%) Scrum
22 136 (13.61%) MySQL
23 134 (13.41%) BDD
24 124 (12.41%) AngularJS
25 121 (12.11%) Computer Science Degree
26 117 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
27 116 (11.61%) Jenkins
27 116 (11.61%) Windows
28 114 (11.41%) Maven

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 79 (7.91%) Tomcat
2 59 (5.91%) Apache
3 33 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (3.10%) WebSphere
5 25 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 22 (2.20%) Apache Spark
7 21 (2.10%) JBoss
8 18 (1.80%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.40%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.30%) Apache Pig
10 13 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (1.20%) IIS
12 10 (1.00%) Confluence
12 10 (1.00%) Jetty
13 8 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.50%) CMS
16 4 (0.40%) IBM Domino
16 4 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.80%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (1.10%) BusinessWare
2 10 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (0.90%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.10%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.10%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 195 (19.52%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (6.01%) SaaS
3 36 (3.60%) Amazon SQS
4 19 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.20%) GitHub
6 11 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (1.10%) Force.com
6 11 (1.10%) Route 53
7 9 (0.90%) PaaS
8 6 (0.60%) IaaS
9 4 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.30%) Boomi
10 3 (0.30%) G Suite
11 2 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.30%) AMQP
2 42 (4.20%) Firewall
3 33 (3.30%) Internet
4 24 (2.40%) FTP
5 23 (2.30%) LAN
5 23 (2.30%) WAN
6 22 (2.20%) HTTP
7 14 (1.40%) SNMP
8 12 (1.20%) SSL
9 11 (1.10%) VPN
10 10 (1.00%) DNS
11 9 (0.90%) TCP/IP
12 6 (0.60%) BGP
12 6 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (0.50%) 3G
13 5 (0.50%) 4G
13 5 (0.50%) LTE
14 3 (0.30%) DMZ
14 3 (0.30%) MPLS
14 3 (0.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (13.61%) MySQL
2 84 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 78 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 61 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 60 (6.01%) SQL Server
6 54 (5.41%) MongoDB
7 45 (4.50%) Big Data
8 38 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 36 (3.60%) Hadoop
10 29 (2.90%) RDBMS
11 25 (2.50%) HBase
12 22 (2.20%) DB2
13 21 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (2.10%) SQLite
14 15 (1.50%) Apache Hive
15 14 (1.40%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (1.00%) SAP BW
18 9 (0.90%) SQLPlus
19 7 (0.70%) Impala
Development Applications
1 178 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 116 (11.61%) Jenkins
3 114 (11.41%) Maven
4 100 (10.01%) Selenium
5 95 (9.51%) JIRA
6 85 (8.51%) WebDriver
7 69 (6.91%) Eclipse
8 63 (6.31%) JUnit
9 56 (5.61%) Cucumber
10 51 (5.11%) JMeter
11 49 (4.90%) Subversion
12 31 (3.10%) SoapUI
13 29 (2.90%) Ant
13 29 (2.90%) Gradle
14 28 (2.80%) LoadRunner
15 27 (2.70%) HP UFT
16 24 (2.40%) IntelliJ
17 21 (2.10%) Protractor
18 20 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 170 (17.02%) Finance
2 86 (8.61%) Telecoms
3 63 (6.31%) Electronics
3 63 (6.31%) Retail
4 59 (5.91%) Marketing
5 53 (5.31%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.60%) Digital Economy
7 18 (1.80%) Publishing
8 13 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.10%) Banking
10 10 (1.00%) Advertising
11 7 (0.70%) Games
12 6 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.40%) Automotive
13 4 (0.40%) Billing
14 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 2 (0.20%) Military
15 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 481 (48.15%) Developer
2 300 (30.03%) Java Developer
3 134 (13.41%) Senior Developer
4 119 (11.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 83 (8.31%) Software Developer
6 71 (7.11%) Software Engineer
7 64 (6.41%) Analyst
8 60 (6.01%) Graduate
9 51 (5.11%) Tester
10 47 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 47 (4.70%) Junior
11 46 (4.60%) Java Engineer
12 44 (4.40%) Architect
13 43 (4.30%) Android Developer
13 43 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
14 37 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
14 37 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
15 32 (3.20%) Support Analyst
16 30 (3.00%) Java Software Developer
16 30 (3.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (24.92%) HTML
2 227 (22.72%) Spring
3 224 (22.42%) CSS
4 202 (20.22%) Web Services
5 124 (12.41%) AngularJS
6 109 (10.91%) .NET
7 98 (9.81%) REST
8 97 (9.71%) XML
9 82 (8.21%) SOAP
10 78 (7.81%) J2EE
11 77 (7.71%) JSON
12 71 (7.11%) Hibernate
12 71 (7.11%) Node.js
13 70 (7.01%) jQuery
14 62 (6.21%) RESTful
15 59 (5.91%) RabbitMQ
16 53 (5.31%) Java EE
17 51 (5.11%) Ajax
18 46 (4.60%) HTML5
19 43 (4.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 144 (14.41%) Computer Science
2 117 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (3.90%) User Experience
5 33 (3.30%) Fintech
5 33 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 31 (3.10%) Client/Server
7 19 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 16 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (1.50%) iPad
10 14 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.30%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.90%) Mainframe
13 9 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.80%) Cyber Attack
14 8 (0.80%) DataPower
14 8 (0.80%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
16 6 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 263 (26.33%) Linux
2 116 (11.61%) Windows
3 93 (9.31%) Unix
4 62 (6.21%) Android
5 37 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 22 (2.20%) CentOS
8 21 (2.10%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.40%) AIX
10 10 (1.00%) Debian
10 10 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 10 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (20.42%) Test Automation
3 192 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
4 168 (16.82%) TDD
5 157 (15.72%) Software Engineering
6 146 (14.61%) DevOps
7 143 (14.31%) Scrum
8 134 (13.41%) BDD
9 108 (10.81%) OO
10 107 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 100 (10.01%) Microservices
12 94 (9.41%) Mentoring
13 93 (9.31%) Open Source
14 91 (9.11%) SDLC
15 73 (7.31%) Test Scripting
16 72 (7.21%) Test Strategy
17 59 (5.91%) Project Management
18 56 (5.61%) Web Development
19 53 (5.31%) Programme Management
20 52 (5.21%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 330 (33.03%) JavaScript
2 273 (27.33%) SQL
3 245 (24.52%) Python
4 227 (22.72%) C#
5 164 (16.42%) C++
6 99 (9.91%) C
7 94 (9.41%) Perl
8 90 (9.01%) Bash Shell
9 74 (7.41%) Ruby
10 63 (6.31%) PHP
11 52 (5.21%) Shell Script
12 40 (4.00%) Scala
13 36 (3.60%) PowerShell
14 23 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.30%) VB.NET
15 21 (2.10%) Tcl
15 21 (2.10%) VB
16 18 (1.80%) R
17 14 (1.40%) Go
18 13 (1.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 214 (21.42%) Degree
2 121 (12.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (6.91%) ISTQB
4 32 (3.20%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (1.30%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.20%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.80%) PMP
12 6 (0.60%) ISEB
13 5 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (0.50%) PhD
14 4 (0.40%) Master's Degree
15 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
16 2 (0.20%) CCNA
16 2 (0.20%) CCNP
16 2 (0.20%) CREST Certified
16 2 (0.20%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.81%) QA
2 18 (1.80%) SLA
3 6 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
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
7 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 59 (5.91%) Docker
2 25 (2.50%) HDFS
3 16 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 4 (0.40%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.30%) vSphere
10 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.20%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 82 (8.21%) Ansible
2 79 (7.91%) Puppet
3 68 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.50%) Salt
6 13 (1.30%) Terraform
7 11 (1.10%) Nagios
8 10 (1.00%) Kubernetes
9 9 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
10 6 (0.60%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
11 5 (0.50%) Kibana
11 5 (0.50%) OpenNebula
12 4 (0.40%) cPanel
12 4 (0.40%) Icinga
12 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 4 (0.40%) WSUS
13 3 (0.30%) vMotion
13 3 (0.30%) WMI
13 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 104 (10.41%) Oracle
2 86 (8.61%) SAP
3 82 (8.21%) Microsoft
4 39 (3.90%) IBM
5 33 (3.30%) HP
6 28 (2.80%) Red Hat
7 17 (1.70%) Ab Initio
7 17 (1.70%) VMware
8 16 (1.60%) Google
9 14 (1.40%) Cisco
10 13 (1.30%) TIBCO
11 12 (1.20%) Vitria
12 11 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 11 (1.10%) webMethods
13 10 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.90%) Adobe
14 9 (0.90%) BEA
14 9 (0.90%) Concur
14 9 (0.90%) Juniper
15 7 (0.70%) Informatica