Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 392 360 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.12% 10.80% 9.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 26.37% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 360 351 354
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,900 £33,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,125 £71,250 £71,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% -0.50% +0.50%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1225 1365 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.37% 40.94% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1209 1612
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Reading

Java
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Java in Reading

Java
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Reading over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Java.

1 193 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (35.71%) Linux
3 123 (31.38%) Degree
4 114 (29.08%) Test Automation
5 108 (27.55%) C#
6 102 (26.02%) JavaScript
7 99 (25.26%) SQL
8 96 (24.49%) Python
9 80 (20.41%) Spring
9 80 (20.41%) Computer Science
10 78 (19.90%) Web Services
11 77 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
12 73 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
13 71 (18.11%) Computer Science Degree
14 69 (17.60%) HTML
15 67 (17.09%) C++
15 67 (17.09%) Git (software)
16 61 (15.56%) WebDriver
17 59 (15.05%) Windows
18 57 (14.54%) Open Source
19 56 (14.29%) Scrum
20 55 (14.03%) Selenium
21 54 (13.78%) ISTQB
21 54 (13.78%) CSS
22 53 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (13.27%) SDLC
23 52 (13.27%) REST
24 51 (13.01%) Mentoring
25 50 (12.76%) TDD
26 46 (11.73%) BDD

Java
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 18 (4.59%) Apache Spark
1 18 (4.59%) Tomcat
2 11 (2.81%) Apache
3 9 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.79%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.79%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.53%) IIS
7 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.02%) Confluence
7 4 (1.02%) JBoss
7 4 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.77%) SAS
9 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.51%) CMS
9 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.26%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.30%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.30%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.51%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 73 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (10.20%) SaaS
3 22 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.04%) Force.com
5 7 (1.79%) GitHub
6 4 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.77%) Boomi
8 2 (0.51%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.51%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.51%) Serverless
8 2 (0.51%) Tricentis Tosca
9 1 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.38%) Internet
2 8 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (1.79%) BGP
3 7 (1.79%) Firewall
4 5 (1.28%) DNS
4 5 (1.28%) HTTP
4 5 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.02%) EIGRP
5 4 (1.02%) MPLS
5 4 (1.02%) OSPF
5 4 (1.02%) RIP
6 3 (0.77%) AMQP
6 3 (0.77%) SNMP
6 3 (0.77%) VLAN
7 2 (0.51%) DHCP
7 2 (0.51%) LAN
7 2 (0.51%) SMTP
7 2 (0.51%) WAN
8 1 (0.26%) FTP
8 1 (0.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.65%) Relational Database
2 29 (7.40%) MongoDB
3 25 (6.38%) HBase
4 21 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.10%) Big Data
5 20 (5.10%) Hadoop
6 19 (4.85%) SQL Server
7 9 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.30%) MySQL
7 9 (2.30%) SQLPlus
8 8 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.53%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.28%) DTS
12 4 (1.02%) Redis
13 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.77%) DB2
13 3 (0.77%) Impala
13 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 67 (17.09%) Git (software)
2 61 (15.56%) WebDriver
3 55 (14.03%) Selenium
4 45 (11.48%) Jenkins
5 41 (10.46%) JIRA
6 36 (9.18%) Maven
7 32 (8.16%) JMeter
8 31 (7.91%) SoapUI
9 26 (6.63%) Cucumber
10 23 (5.87%) HP UFT
11 20 (5.10%) JUnit
12 17 (4.34%) LoadRunner
13 14 (3.57%) Bitbucket
14 11 (2.81%) Subversion
15 10 (2.55%) TestNG
16 9 (2.30%) Eclipse
16 9 (2.30%) eggPlant
16 9 (2.30%) IntelliJ
16 9 (2.30%) LoadUI
16 9 (2.30%) Toad
General
1 44 (11.22%) Finance
2 25 (6.38%) Digital Economy
3 18 (4.59%) Retail
4 15 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.55%) Publishing
6 9 (2.30%) Billing
7 7 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.28%) Marketing
9 4 (1.02%) Games
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
10 3 (0.77%) Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 180 (45.92%) Developer
2 126 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 58 (14.80%) Senior Developer
4 46 (11.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (8.42%) Analyst
6 32 (8.16%) Tester
7 25 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 23 (5.87%) Architect
8 23 (5.87%) Software Tester
9 21 (5.36%) Java Engineer
9 21 (5.36%) Junior
10 16 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (4.08%) Graduate
10 16 (4.08%) Lead Developer
10 16 (4.08%) Test Analyst
10 16 (4.08%) Test Engineer
11 15 (3.83%) Consultant
12 14 (3.57%) Linux Developer
12 14 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
13 13 (3.32%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (20.41%) Spring
2 78 (19.90%) Web Services
3 69 (17.60%) HTML
4 54 (13.78%) CSS
5 52 (13.27%) REST
6 41 (10.46%) SOAP
7 40 (10.20%) XML
8 36 (9.18%) AngularJS
9 33 (8.42%) .NET
10 32 (8.16%) JSON
11 31 (7.91%) Java EE
11 31 (7.91%) Node.js
12 30 (7.65%) J2EE
13 25 (6.38%) Hibernate
14 22 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (5.10%) JMS
15 20 (5.10%) jQuery
16 19 (4.85%) RESTful
17 14 (3.57%) Ajax
18 12 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 80 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 53 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 23 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (5.36%) Fintech
6 10 (2.55%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.30%) User Experience
8 8 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.53%) iPad
10 5 (1.28%) PMI
11 4 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.02%) Social Media
11 4 (1.02%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.77%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 140 (35.71%) Linux
2 59 (15.05%) Windows
3 42 (10.71%) Unix
4 10 (2.55%) CentOS
5 9 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.53%) Android
7 6 (1.53%) Debian
7 6 (1.53%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.51%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) HPUX
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (29.08%) Test Automation
3 77 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (14.54%) Open Source
5 56 (14.29%) Scrum
6 52 (13.27%) SDLC
7 51 (13.01%) Mentoring
8 50 (12.76%) TDD
9 46 (11.73%) BDD
10 45 (11.48%) Test Scripting
10 45 (11.48%) Test Strategy
11 44 (11.22%) DevOps
11 44 (11.22%) Software Engineering
12 38 (9.69%) Test Management
13 36 (9.18%) Microservices
13 36 (9.18%) OO
14 34 (8.67%) Regression Testing
15 29 (7.40%) OOP
16 28 (7.14%) Functional Testing
17 27 (6.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 108 (27.55%) C#
2 102 (26.02%) JavaScript
3 99 (25.26%) SQL
4 96 (24.49%) Python
5 67 (17.09%) C++
6 41 (10.46%) Bash Shell
7 40 (10.20%) Perl
8 32 (8.16%) Shell Script
9 23 (5.87%) R
10 17 (4.34%) C
10 17 (4.34%) Scala
11 14 (3.57%) Ruby
12 13 (3.32%) PHP
12 13 (3.32%) Tcl
13 11 (2.81%) VB
14 10 (2.55%) Go
14 10 (2.55%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.04%) Apex Code
15 8 (2.04%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 123 (31.38%) Degree
2 71 (18.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (13.78%) ISTQB
4 20 (5.10%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.06%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.30%) ISEB
7 7 (1.79%) PhD
7 7 (1.79%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.53%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.77%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.51%) PMP
12 1 (0.26%) APMP
12 1 (0.26%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.26%) OSCP
12 1 (0.26%) RHCE
12 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.73%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.02%) SLA
3 3 (0.77%) ISO 22301
3 3 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (7.65%) HDFS
2 29 (7.40%) Docker
3 4 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.51%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.26%) KVM
6 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (8.42%) Ansible
2 30 (7.65%) Puppet
3 28 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (4.34%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (2.30%) Hadoop YARN
6 8 (2.04%) Salt
7 7 (1.79%) Nagios
7 7 (1.79%) Terraform
8 6 (1.53%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.02%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 4 (1.02%) WSUS
10 3 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.77%) Icinga
10 3 (0.77%) Opsview
10 3 (0.77%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.77%) vMotion
10 3 (0.77%) WMI
10 3 (0.77%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.51%) Kibana
11 2 (0.51%) rkt
Vendors
1 25 (6.38%) Oracle
2 21 (5.36%) HP
2 21 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.83%) SAP
4 12 (3.06%) TIBCO
5 11 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.55%) IBM
7 8 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.04%) VMware
8 7 (1.79%) Capita
9 5 (1.28%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.02%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.02%) Citrix
10 4 (1.02%) Informatica
10 4 (1.02%) Jitterbit
10 4 (1.02%) New Relic
10 4 (1.02%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.02%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.77%) BEA
11 3 (0.77%) Juniper