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

Java SE 8
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 133 190
Rank change year-on-year +71 +57 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 89 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.29% 0.74% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.94% 1.48% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 95 15 2
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +25.68% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,675
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £53,225
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.13% +6.82% +10.00%

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 1,121 1,213 1,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 54.05% 50.17% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1,073 1,215
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,800 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 89 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (98.88%) Spring
3 44 (49.44%) Linux
4 42 (47.19%) Relational Database
5 36 (40.45%) Multithreading
5 36 (40.45%) Amazon AWS
5 36 (40.45%) MongoDB
6 35 (39.33%) Oracle
7 34 (38.20%) Software Engineering
8 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
9 29 (32.58%) Maven
9 29 (32.58%) Eclipse
10 26 (29.21%) NoSQL
11 25 (28.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 25 (28.09%) Python
11 25 (28.09%) SQL
12 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
12 24 (26.97%) RDBMS
12 24 (26.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (26.97%) RESTful
13 23 (25.84%) IntelliJ
13 23 (25.84%) JUnit
13 23 (25.84%) Web Services
13 23 (25.84%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (22.47%) Spring Boot
15 19 (21.35%) Microservices
15 19 (21.35%) MySQL
16 18 (20.22%) Unix
16 18 (20.22%) REST

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 (14.61%) Apache Solr
2 12 (13.48%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (12.36%) Anypoint
3 11 (12.36%) Confluence
3 11 (12.36%) Mule
3 11 (12.36%) Mule ESB
4 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.12%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Serverless
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.19%) Relational Database
2 36 (40.45%) MongoDB
3 26 (29.21%) NoSQL
4 25 (28.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 24 (26.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (26.97%) RDBMS
5 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
6 23 (25.84%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (21.35%) MySQL
8 14 (15.73%) Big Data
9 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.12%) HBase
Development Applications
1 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
2 29 (32.58%) Eclipse
2 29 (32.58%) Maven
3 23 (25.84%) IntelliJ
3 23 (25.84%) JUnit
4 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
4 12 (13.48%) JIRA
5 11 (12.36%) Mockito
5 11 (12.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) FishEye
General
1 17 (19.10%) Retail
2 1 (1.12%) Advertising
2 1 (1.12%) Banking
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (73.03%) Developer
2 58 (65.17%) Java Developer
3 24 (26.97%) AWS Developer
4 19 (21.35%) Linux Developer
5 17 (19.10%) Java Engineer
6 16 (17.98%) NoSQL Developer
7 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
7 12 (13.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (12.36%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Architect
9 7 (7.87%) Lead Architect
9 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
9 7 (7.87%) MuleSoft Architect
9 7 (7.87%) MuleSoft Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Backend Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Consultant
12 2 (2.25%) Digital Developer
12 2 (2.25%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (2.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (98.88%) Spring
2 24 (26.97%) RESTful
3 23 (25.84%) Web Services
4 20 (22.47%) Spring Boot
5 18 (20.22%) REST
6 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
6 16 (17.98%) Java SE
7 15 (16.85%) Hibernate
8 14 (15.73%) Kafka
9 12 (13.48%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (13.48%) Guice
9 12 (13.48%) JAX-RS
9 12 (13.48%) SOAP
9 12 (13.48%) Spring MVC
10 11 (12.36%) RAML
10 11 (12.36%) XML
11 6 (6.74%) CSS
11 6 (6.74%) HTML
11 6 (6.74%) HTML5
11 6 (6.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (49.44%) Linux
2 18 (20.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Multithreading
2 34 (38.20%) Software Engineering
3 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.35%) Microservices
5 16 (17.98%) Customer Requirements
5 16 (17.98%) Mentoring
6 13 (14.61%) MVC
7 12 (13.48%) Data Security
8 11 (12.36%) DevOps
8 11 (12.36%) Post-Production
9 10 (11.24%) Open Source
10 8 (8.99%) Scrum
10 8 (8.99%) SOA
11 7 (7.87%) BDD
11 7 (7.87%) OO
11 7 (7.87%) TDD
12 5 (5.62%) User Stories
13 4 (4.49%) Concurrent Programming
14 2 (2.25%) Analytics
14 2 (2.25%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (28.09%) Python
2 25 (28.09%) SQL
3 11 (12.36%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.25%) C
6 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.12%) Groovy
6 1 (1.12%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Kibana
2 11 (12.36%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Oracle
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) MuleSoft
2 11 (12.36%) Salesforce.com