Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 525 459 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 21.56% 12.77% 10.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.03% 29.57% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 429 465 398
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £29,925
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1249 1552 1703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.29% 43.20% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1422 1415
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,675 £67,500
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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 213 (40.57%) Linux
2 201 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (32.19%) Python
4 163 (31.05%) SQL
5 159 (30.29%) JavaScript
6 150 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 148 (28.19%) Software Engineering
8 146 (27.81%) Degree
9 121 (23.05%) C++
10 120 (22.86%) Oracle
11 115 (21.90%) Perl
12 112 (21.33%) Git (software)
13 109 (20.76%) C#
14 108 (20.57%) HTML
15 107 (20.38%) Bash Shell
16 99 (18.86%) CSS
17 98 (18.67%) Scrum
18 97 (18.48%) Web Services
19 91 (17.33%) Spring
20 89 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
21 87 (16.57%) QA
22 86 (16.38%) Computer Science
23 83 (15.81%) Selenium
24 80 (15.24%) Finance
25 79 (15.05%) DevOps
25 79 (15.05%) Computer Science Degree
26 76 (14.48%) Unix
26 76 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
26 76 (14.48%) Maven
27 75 (14.29%) Test Scripting

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 41 (7.81%) Tomcat
2 27 (5.14%) JBoss
2 27 (5.14%) WebSphere
3 25 (4.76%) Apache
4 22 (4.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (3.24%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.29%) Apache Spark
8 10 (1.90%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.71%) IIS
10 8 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
10 8 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.76%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.76%) CMS
11 4 (0.76%) Drupal
11 4 (0.76%) nginx
12 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.57%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (4.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 9 (1.71%) SAP ERP
1 9 (1.71%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.38%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 89 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (11.81%) SaaS
3 16 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.48%) Force.com
5 9 (1.71%) GitHub
6 8 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.57%) Boomi
8 3 (0.57%) IaaS
9 2 (0.38%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.19%) PaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Route 53
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.90%) HTTP
2 29 (5.52%) Internet
3 15 (2.86%) DNS
4 12 (2.29%) FTP
5 11 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.71%) Firewall
7 7 (1.33%) LAN
7 7 (1.33%) WAN
8 6 (1.14%) SSL
9 3 (0.57%) BGP
9 3 (0.57%) Network Security
9 3 (0.57%) SMTP
9 3 (0.57%) SNMP
9 3 (0.57%) VLAN
10 2 (0.38%) ATM
10 2 (0.38%) DHCP
10 2 (0.38%) Diameter Protocol
10 2 (0.38%) LDAP
11 1 (0.19%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.24%) MySQL
2 53 (10.10%) MongoDB
3 40 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 38 (7.24%) Big Data
5 37 (7.05%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.33%) SQL Server
7 26 (4.95%) Hadoop
8 22 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (2.86%) DB2
11 10 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (1.71%) HBase
12 9 (1.71%) SQLPlus
13 8 (1.52%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.95%) Impala
15 4 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
17 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 112 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 83 (15.81%) Selenium
3 76 (14.48%) Maven
4 73 (13.90%) WebDriver
5 58 (11.05%) JIRA
6 54 (10.29%) Jenkins
7 42 (8.00%) Eclipse
7 42 (8.00%) JMeter
8 30 (5.71%) Cucumber
9 29 (5.52%) Subversion
10 26 (4.95%) LoadRunner
11 25 (4.76%) Ant
11 25 (4.76%) JUnit
12 24 (4.57%) HP UFT
13 22 (4.19%) Gatling
14 20 (3.81%) IntelliJ
14 20 (3.81%) NetBeans
14 20 (3.81%) SoapUI
15 18 (3.43%) Apache Ivy
15 18 (3.43%) Gradle
General
1 80 (15.24%) Finance
2 22 (4.19%) Financial Institution
3 21 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.43%) Banking
4 18 (3.43%) Digital Economy
5 15 (2.86%) Publishing
6 11 (2.10%) Retail
7 6 (1.14%) Games
8 4 (0.76%) Advertising
8 4 (0.76%) Marketing
9 3 (0.57%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
10 2 (0.38%) German Language
10 2 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 176 (33.52%) Developer
2 128 (24.38%) Java Developer
3 58 (11.05%) Software Engineer
4 53 (10.10%) Java Engineer
4 53 (10.10%) Software Developer
5 48 (9.14%) Tester
6 35 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 33 (6.29%) Java Software Developer
7 33 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (5.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 28 (5.33%) Support Engineer
10 27 (5.14%) Analyst
10 27 (5.14%) Java Software Engineer
11 26 (4.95%) QA Engineer
12 22 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
13 20 (3.81%) Automation Tester
13 20 (3.81%) Technical Support
14 19 (3.62%) Consultant
14 19 (3.62%) Junior
14 19 (3.62%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (20.57%) HTML
2 99 (18.86%) CSS
3 97 (18.48%) Web Services
4 91 (17.33%) Spring
5 71 (13.52%) REST
6 66 (12.57%) XML
7 58 (11.05%) SOAP
8 55 (10.48%) .NET
9 51 (9.71%) Ajax
10 44 (8.38%) AngularJS
11 34 (6.48%) Java EE
12 33 (6.29%) jQuery
13 30 (5.71%) J2EE
14 28 (5.33%) Node.js
15 27 (5.14%) JSON
16 25 (4.76%) Hibernate
17 23 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 21 (4.00%) HTML5
19 20 (3.81%) RESTful
20 19 (3.62%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 86 (16.38%) Computer Science
2 47 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.38%) Fintech
5 14 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 13 (2.48%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.29%) iPad
8 11 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.52%) User Experience
10 7 (1.33%) Social Media
11 6 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.14%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (0.76%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.76%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.57%) Clustering
14 3 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 213 (40.57%) Linux
2 76 (14.48%) Unix
3 64 (12.19%) Windows
4 23 (4.38%) CentOS
5 20 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.29%) Debian
7 9 (1.71%) Android
7 9 (1.71%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.33%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.38%) AIX
11 2 (0.38%) Solaris
12 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 148 (28.19%) Software Engineering
4 98 (18.67%) Scrum
5 79 (15.05%) DevOps
6 76 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 68 (12.95%) Mentoring
9 67 (12.76%) SDLC
9 67 (12.76%) TDD
10 65 (12.38%) Open Source
10 65 (12.38%) Test Strategy
11 51 (9.71%) OO
12 50 (9.52%) Regression Testing
13 49 (9.33%) BDD
14 44 (8.38%) SOA
15 43 (8.19%) OOP
16 38 (7.24%) Test Management
17 34 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
18 27 (5.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (32.19%) Python
2 163 (31.05%) SQL
3 159 (30.29%) JavaScript
4 121 (23.05%) C++
5 115 (21.90%) Perl
6 109 (20.76%) C#
7 107 (20.38%) Bash Shell
8 37 (7.05%) C
9 31 (5.90%) PHP
9 31 (5.90%) Shell Script
10 30 (5.71%) Ruby
11 26 (4.95%) PL/SQL
12 20 (3.81%) Tcl
13 15 (2.86%) VB
14 14 (2.67%) Apex Code
15 13 (2.48%) Scala
16 10 (1.90%) Go
16 10 (1.90%) Korn
17 8 (1.52%) R
17 8 (1.52%) sed
Qualifications
1 146 (27.81%) Degree
2 79 (15.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (9.90%) ISTQB
4 26 (4.95%) Security Cleared
5 19 (3.62%) Master's Degree
6 18 (3.43%) DV Cleared
7 17 (3.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.33%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.14%) PMP
10 5 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.38%) CCNA
12 2 (0.38%) CCNP
12 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.38%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.38%) OSCP
12 2 (0.38%) PhD
13 1 (0.19%) ISEB
13 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (16.57%) QA
2 8 (1.52%) SLA
3 6 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.19%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 25 (4.76%) Docker
2 10 (1.90%) HDFS
3 8 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (1.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.76%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 71 (13.52%) Ansible
1 71 (13.52%) Puppet
2 56 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (5.90%) Salt
4 22 (4.19%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.52%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.14%) Icinga
6 6 (1.14%) Kibana
6 6 (1.14%) Nagios
7 5 (0.95%) Grafana
8 4 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.76%) WSUS
8 4 (0.76%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.57%) Opsview
9 3 (0.57%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.57%) Terraform
9 3 (0.57%) vMotion
9 3 (0.57%) WMI
10 2 (0.38%) rkt
Vendors
1 120 (22.86%) Oracle
2 34 (6.48%) HP
2 34 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.76%) IBM
4 21 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 21 (4.00%) VMware
5 15 (2.86%) TIBCO
6 12 (2.29%) BEA
7 10 (1.90%) Cisco
8 9 (1.71%) SAP
9 8 (1.52%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.14%) Juniper
11 5 (0.95%) Splunk
12 4 (0.76%) AppDynamics
12 4 (0.76%) Dynatrace
12 4 (0.76%) Jaspersoft
12 4 (0.76%) New Relic
12 4 (0.76%) PayPal
12 4 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.76%) SolarWinds