Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 3 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 406 505 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.10% 19.94% 11.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.55% 40.24% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 371 438 405
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -

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 1,329 1,255 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.70% 49.55% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,206 1,011 1,480
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £65,625 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 152 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (37.19%) Spring
3 126 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 121 (29.80%) Python
5 120 (29.56%) Linux
6 110 (27.09%) Degree
7 101 (24.88%) JavaScript
8 98 (24.14%) SQL
9 81 (19.95%) Java 8
10 77 (18.97%) REST
11 72 (17.73%) C#
12 69 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
13 65 (16.01%) Web Services
14 64 (15.76%) HTML
14 64 (15.76%) Open Source
14 64 (15.76%) AngularJS
15 58 (14.29%) NoSQL
16 57 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
17 55 (13.55%) Oracle
17 55 (13.55%) Microservices
18 53 (13.05%) C++
19 52 (12.81%) CSS
20 51 (12.56%) Mentoring
21 50 (12.32%) SQL Server
22 49 (12.07%) DevOps
23 48 (11.82%) C
23 48 (11.82%) Hibernate
24 47 (11.58%) JMS
24 47 (11.58%) Node.js
24 47 (11.58%) Test Automation

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 38 (9.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 22 (5.42%) JBoss
4 17 (4.19%) Apache Spark
4 17 (4.19%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.20%) Confluence
6 11 (2.71%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.46%) Apache
8 7 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.48%) CMS
9 6 (1.48%) SAS
10 4 (0.99%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.99%) Liferay
10 4 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.74%) IIS
12 2 (0.49%) Drupal
13 1 (0.25%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.49%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.97%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 69 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (7.39%) SaaS
3 13 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.97%) Boomi
5 7 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.99%) IaaS
7 4 (0.99%) PaaS
7 4 (0.99%) Serverless
8 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.49%) npm
10 1 (0.25%) Force.com
10 1 (0.25%) Slack
10 1 (0.25%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.61%) Internet
2 18 (4.43%) HTTP
3 11 (2.71%) FTP
4 10 (2.46%) SSH
5 6 (1.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.99%) AMQP
7 3 (0.74%) DNS
7 3 (0.74%) SMS
8 2 (0.49%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.49%) SSL
9 1 (0.25%) DHCP
9 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.25%) LAN
9 1 (0.25%) SMTP
9 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 50 (12.32%) SQL Server
3 45 (11.08%) Relational Database
4 35 (8.62%) HBase
5 32 (7.88%) MongoDB
6 30 (7.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (7.39%) Hadoop
7 28 (6.90%) Big Data
8 26 (6.40%) RDBMS
9 24 (5.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 20 (4.93%) MySQL
11 16 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (3.45%) Apache Hive
13 7 (1.72%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.99%) Blockchain
14 4 (0.99%) DB2
14 4 (0.99%) Impala
14 4 (0.99%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.74%) Power BI
15 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 40 (9.85%) Jenkins
3 35 (8.62%) Selenium
4 31 (7.64%) Maven
5 24 (5.91%) JIRA
6 23 (5.67%) Cucumber
6 23 (5.67%) WebDriver
7 17 (4.19%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.96%) Bitbucket
8 12 (2.96%) IntelliJ
9 11 (2.71%) NetBeans
10 9 (2.22%) JUnit
11 8 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (1.97%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.48%) Hudson
12 6 (1.48%) Vagrant
13 5 (1.23%) JMeter
13 5 (1.23%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.23%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 31 (7.64%) Finance
2 13 (3.20%) Marketing
2 13 (3.20%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.72%) Billing
4 5 (1.23%) Advertising
5 4 (0.99%) Digital Economy
5 4 (0.99%) Games
6 3 (0.74%) Retail
7 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.49%) Electronics
7 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 218 (53.69%) Developer
2 156 (38.42%) Java Developer
3 49 (12.07%) Senior Developer
4 40 (9.85%) Software Engineer
5 38 (9.36%) Software Developer
6 37 (9.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 30 (7.39%) Java Engineer
8 27 (6.65%) Consultant
8 27 (6.65%) Junior
9 21 (5.17%) AWS Developer
10 20 (4.93%) Graduate
11 19 (4.68%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (4.68%) Programmer
11 19 (4.68%) Support Engineer
12 17 (4.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 17 (4.19%) Linux Developer
13 16 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.94%) Test Engineer
14 15 (3.69%) Graduate Developer
14 15 (3.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (37.19%) Spring
2 77 (18.97%) REST
3 65 (16.01%) Web Services
4 64 (15.76%) AngularJS
4 64 (15.76%) HTML
5 52 (12.81%) CSS
6 48 (11.82%) Hibernate
7 47 (11.58%) JMS
7 47 (11.58%) Node.js
8 43 (10.59%) XML
9 31 (7.64%) .NET
10 30 (7.39%) JSON
11 26 (6.40%) JPA
12 25 (6.16%) Java EE
13 23 (5.67%) Middleware
14 22 (5.42%) J2EE
14 22 (5.42%) RESTful
15 21 (5.17%) J2SE
15 21 (5.17%) SOAP
16 20 (4.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.68%) Fintech
5 15 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.48%) Semantic Web
7 6 (1.48%) W3C
8 5 (1.23%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.23%) Social Media
9 4 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.99%) User Experience
10 3 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.74%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.74%) PMI
11 2 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.25%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 120 (29.56%) Linux
2 35 (8.62%) Windows
3 23 (5.67%) Unix
4 12 (2.96%) Debian
4 12 (2.96%) Ubuntu
5 9 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.97%) CentOS
6 8 (1.97%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.72%) Android
8 3 (0.74%) AIX
8 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.74%) HPUX
8 3 (0.74%) Solaris
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 64 (15.76%) Open Source
4 57 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (13.55%) Microservices
6 51 (12.56%) Mentoring
7 49 (12.07%) DevOps
8 47 (11.58%) Test Automation
9 45 (11.08%) Scrum
10 43 (10.59%) OO
10 43 (10.59%) SOA
11 42 (10.34%) TDD
12 38 (9.36%) User Stories
13 34 (8.37%) BDD
13 34 (8.37%) SDLC
14 27 (6.65%) OOP
15 23 (5.67%) Multithreading
16 21 (5.17%) Analytics
16 21 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (4.43%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 121 (29.80%) Python
2 101 (24.88%) JavaScript
3 98 (24.14%) SQL
4 81 (19.95%) Java 8
5 72 (17.73%) C#
6 53 (13.05%) C++
7 48 (11.82%) C
8 34 (8.37%) R
9 25 (6.16%) Bash Shell
9 25 (6.16%) Scala
10 16 (3.94%) Ruby
10 16 (3.94%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.97%) Go
12 7 (1.72%) Perl
13 6 (1.48%) PHP
14 5 (1.23%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.23%) Java 9
14 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.23%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 110 (27.09%) Degree
2 19 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.19%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.94%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.20%) Master's Degree
6 11 (2.71%) PhD
7 10 (2.46%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.97%) ISEB
9 6 (1.48%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.74%) RHCE
12 2 (0.49%) APMP
12 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.14%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) GDPR
3 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) PMO
4 2 (0.49%) PSD2
System Software
1 32 (7.88%) Docker
2 21 (5.17%) HDFS
3 8 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (4.93%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.46%) Puppet
3 8 (1.97%) Ansible
4 6 (1.48%) Consul
4 6 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (1.48%) Nagios
4 6 (1.48%) Packer
4 6 (1.48%) Terraform
5 4 (0.99%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.74%) Kibana
6 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (13.55%) Oracle
2 26 (6.40%) TIBCO
3 23 (5.67%) IBM
4 19 (4.68%) BEA
5 16 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (3.69%) Capita
7 10 (2.46%) SAP
8 8 (1.97%) Dell
8 8 (1.97%) JD Edwards
8 8 (1.97%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (1.97%) Siebel
8 8 (1.97%) Workday
9 7 (1.72%) HP
9 7 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.23%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.23%) Google
10 5 (1.23%) Microsoft
11 4 (0.99%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.74%) Splunk
13 2 (0.49%) Sybase