Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +78 - -
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 103 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.59% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.46% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 111 10 0
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +20.00%

Java 8 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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,218 1,165 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 54.33% 50.63% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,076 1,013 1,286
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,900 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Reading

Java 8
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Reading.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Reading

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Reading over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Java 8 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 Reading region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (97.09%) Spring
3 45 (43.69%) Software Engineering
4 44 (42.72%) Linux
4 44 (42.72%) Relational Database
5 36 (34.95%) Multithreading
5 36 (34.95%) MongoDB
6 34 (33.01%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (33.01%) Oracle
7 30 (29.13%) Hibernate
7 30 (29.13%) Microservices
8 29 (28.16%) AngularJS
8 29 (28.16%) SQL
9 28 (27.18%) Eclipse
9 28 (27.18%) REST
9 28 (27.18%) Git (software)
10 27 (26.21%) Mentoring
10 27 (26.21%) Python
10 27 (26.21%) Maven
11 25 (24.27%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (24.27%) NoSQL
12 24 (23.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (23.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 24 (23.30%) RDBMS
12 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
13 22 (21.36%) JUnit
13 22 (21.36%) Web Services
13 22 (21.36%) IntelliJ
13 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (21.36%) RESTful

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (12.62%) Apache Solr
2 12 (11.65%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (9.71%) Anypoint
3 10 (9.71%) Confluence
3 10 (9.71%) Mule
3 10 (9.71%) Mule ESB
4 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (33.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (42.72%) Relational Database
2 36 (34.95%) MongoDB
3 25 (24.27%) NoSQL
3 25 (24.27%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (23.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 24 (23.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (23.30%) RDBMS
4 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
5 20 (19.42%) MySQL
6 15 (14.56%) Big Data
7 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (27.18%) Eclipse
1 28 (27.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (26.21%) Maven
3 22 (21.36%) IntelliJ
3 22 (21.36%) JUnit
4 11 (10.68%) JIRA
5 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.71%) Mockito
5 10 (9.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.97%) FishEye
General
1 19 (18.45%) Retail
2 1 (0.97%) Advertising
2 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (67.96%) Developer
2 64 (62.14%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.30%) AWS Developer
4 20 (19.42%) Java Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) Linux Developer
5 14 (13.59%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (10.68%) NoSQL Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Architect
8 6 (5.83%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.83%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.83%) MuleSoft Architect
8 6 (5.83%) MuleSoft Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Backend Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Java Programmer
9 5 (4.85%) Programmer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (97.09%) Spring
2 30 (29.13%) Hibernate
3 29 (28.16%) AngularJS
4 28 (27.18%) REST
5 22 (21.36%) RESTful
5 22 (21.36%) Web Services
6 17 (16.50%) Spring Boot
7 13 (12.62%) JPA
8 12 (11.65%) Guice
8 12 (11.65%) J2SE
8 12 (11.65%) JAX-RS
8 12 (11.65%) Kafka
8 12 (11.65%) Spring MVC
9 11 (10.68%) SOAP
10 10 (9.71%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (9.71%) Java SE
10 10 (9.71%) RAML
10 10 (9.71%) XML
11 8 (7.77%) Apache Flex
12 7 (6.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
1 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (42.72%) Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Software Engineering
2 36 (34.95%) Multithreading
3 30 (29.13%) Microservices
4 27 (26.21%) Mentoring
5 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (16.50%) User Stories
7 16 (15.53%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (14.56%) SOA
9 12 (11.65%) Data Security
9 12 (11.65%) MVC
9 12 (11.65%) Open Source
10 10 (9.71%) BDD
10 10 (9.71%) DevOps
10 10 (9.71%) Post-Production
10 10 (9.71%) Scrum
10 10 (9.71%) TDD
11 6 (5.83%) Coaching
11 6 (5.83%) OO
12 3 (2.91%) Big Data Analytics
12 3 (2.91%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (28.16%) SQL
3 27 (26.21%) Python
4 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.77%) C
5 8 (7.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.91%) Groovy
7 1 (0.97%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Kibana
2 10 (9.71%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) MuleSoft
2 10 (9.71%) Salesforce.com