Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 14 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 442 369 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.11% 10.70% 9.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.78% 25.79% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 386 372 376
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £32,938 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £74,375 £70,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - -

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 1170 1431 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.58% 41.51% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1290 1586
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 189 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (38.69%) Linux
3 135 (30.54%) Test Automation
4 133 (30.09%) Python
5 128 (28.96%) SQL
6 124 (28.05%) Degree
7 113 (25.57%) JavaScript
8 112 (25.34%) C#
9 98 (22.17%) C++
10 93 (21.04%) Git (software)
11 89 (20.14%) Computer Science
12 82 (18.55%) Perl
12 82 (18.55%) Computer Science Degree
13 81 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
14 75 (16.97%) Web Services
15 74 (16.74%) Bash Shell
16 73 (16.52%) Spring
16 73 (16.52%) Software Engineering
16 73 (16.52%) Finance
17 72 (16.29%) HTML
17 72 (16.29%) WebDriver
18 71 (16.06%) Test Scripting
19 68 (15.38%) CSS
19 68 (15.38%) DevOps
20 66 (14.93%) Test Strategy
20 66 (14.93%) Windows
21 65 (14.71%) Open Source
22 64 (14.48%) Selenium
23 62 (14.03%) ISTQB

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 26 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 20 (4.52%) Apache Spark
3 17 (3.85%) Apache
4 16 (3.62%) WebSphere
5 15 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.49%) JBoss
6 11 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.81%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.81%) IIS
8 7 (1.58%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.58%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (1.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.13%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.68%) CMS
11 3 (0.68%) SAS
12 2 (0.45%) Drupal
13 1 (0.23%) Eucalyptus
13 1 (0.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 9 (2.04%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.04%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 81 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (11.31%) SaaS
3 21 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.71%) GitHub
5 10 (2.26%) Force.com
6 3 (0.68%) Boomi
6 3 (0.68%) IaaS
7 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.45%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.45%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.33%) Internet
2 18 (4.07%) HTTP
3 9 (2.04%) Firewall
4 7 (1.58%) DNS
4 7 (1.58%) FTP
5 6 (1.36%) LAN
5 6 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.36%) WAN
6 5 (1.13%) BGP
6 5 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.68%) SNMP
7 3 (0.68%) VLAN
8 2 (0.45%) DHCP
8 2 (0.45%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.45%) MPLS
8 2 (0.45%) Network Security
8 2 (0.45%) OSPF
8 2 (0.45%) RIP
9 1 (0.23%) Diameter Protocol
9 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.86%) MongoDB
2 46 (10.41%) Relational Database
3 27 (6.11%) MySQL
4 26 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.20%) Hadoop
6 22 (4.98%) Big Data
7 18 (4.07%) HBase
8 15 (3.39%) SQL Server
9 12 (2.71%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (2.26%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.26%) DB2
12 9 (2.04%) SQLPlus
13 7 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (1.13%) DTS
14 5 (1.13%) Impala
15 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 93 (21.04%) Git (software)
2 72 (16.29%) WebDriver
3 64 (14.48%) Selenium
4 54 (12.22%) JIRA
5 44 (9.95%) Maven
6 43 (9.73%) JMeter
7 39 (8.82%) Jenkins
8 28 (6.33%) Cucumber
9 27 (6.11%) LoadRunner
9 27 (6.11%) SoapUI
10 26 (5.88%) HP UFT
11 22 (4.98%) Eclipse
12 17 (3.85%) JUnit
13 16 (3.62%) IntelliJ
14 15 (3.39%) NetBeans
15 14 (3.17%) Gatling
15 14 (3.17%) Subversion
16 11 (2.49%) Ant
16 11 (2.49%) Bitbucket
17 10 (2.26%) Protractor
General
1 73 (16.52%) Finance
2 26 (5.88%) Digital Economy
3 19 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.07%) Retail
5 15 (3.39%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.71%) Publishing
7 8 (1.81%) Banking
8 6 (1.36%) Games
9 4 (0.90%) Billing
9 4 (0.90%) Marketing
10 2 (0.45%) Advertising
10 2 (0.45%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 162 (36.65%) Developer
2 115 (26.02%) Java Developer
3 49 (11.09%) Tester
4 46 (10.41%) Senior Developer
5 41 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 29 (6.56%) Analyst
6 29 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 26 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 25 (5.66%) Software Tester
9 23 (5.20%) Software Engineer
10 21 (4.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (4.30%) Java Software Developer
11 19 (4.30%) Junior
11 19 (4.30%) Support Engineer
12 17 (3.85%) Architect
13 16 (3.62%) Consultant
13 16 (3.62%) Lead Developer
14 14 (3.17%) QA Engineer
14 14 (3.17%) Senior Tester
14 14 (3.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (16.97%) Web Services
2 73 (16.52%) Spring
3 72 (16.29%) HTML
4 68 (15.38%) CSS
5 50 (11.31%) REST
6 49 (11.09%) SOAP
7 45 (10.18%) XML
8 42 (9.50%) .NET
9 33 (7.47%) J2EE
10 29 (6.56%) Java EE
11 27 (6.11%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.66%) JSON
13 24 (5.43%) Ajax
14 23 (5.20%) Node.js
15 20 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (4.07%) Hibernate
17 17 (3.85%) jQuery
18 16 (3.62%) JMS
19 13 (2.94%) JSP
19 13 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 89 (20.14%) Computer Science
2 54 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.11%) Client/Server
4 25 (5.66%) Fintech
5 22 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.49%) iPad
6 11 (2.49%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.04%) User Experience
7 9 (2.04%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.58%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.13%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.13%) PMI
11 4 (0.90%) Digital Currency
11 4 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 171 (38.69%) Linux
2 66 (14.93%) Windows
3 62 (14.03%) Unix
4 17 (3.85%) CentOS
5 9 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.58%) Android
6 7 (1.58%) Debian
6 7 (1.58%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (30.54%) Test Automation
3 81 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (16.52%) Software Engineering
5 71 (16.06%) Test Scripting
6 68 (15.38%) DevOps
7 66 (14.93%) Test Strategy
8 65 (14.71%) Open Source
9 59 (13.35%) Scrum
10 58 (13.12%) SDLC
11 48 (10.86%) Test Management
12 46 (10.41%) Mentoring
13 43 (9.73%) BDD
14 42 (9.50%) TDD
15 40 (9.05%) Regression Testing
16 38 (8.60%) OO
17 33 (7.47%) OOP
18 32 (7.24%) Functional Testing
19 30 (6.79%) SOA
20 29 (6.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 133 (30.09%) Python
2 128 (28.96%) SQL
3 113 (25.57%) JavaScript
4 112 (25.34%) C#
5 98 (22.17%) C++
6 82 (18.55%) Perl
7 74 (16.74%) Bash Shell
8 40 (9.05%) Shell Script
9 35 (7.92%) C
10 25 (5.66%) Ruby
11 22 (4.98%) PL/SQL
11 22 (4.98%) Tcl
12 20 (4.52%) Scala
13 19 (4.30%) VB
14 17 (3.85%) PHP
14 17 (3.85%) R
15 12 (2.71%) Apex Code
16 11 (2.49%) Go
16 11 (2.49%) PowerShell
17 9 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 124 (28.05%) Degree
2 82 (18.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (14.03%) ISTQB
4 27 (6.11%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.07%) DV Cleared
6 15 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.49%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.36%) PMP
10 5 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.68%) PhD
12 2 (0.45%) CCNA
12 2 (0.45%) CCNP
12 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.45%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.45%) ISEB
12 2 (0.45%) OSCP
13 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (13.35%) QA
2 8 (1.81%) SLA
3 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.68%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 26 (5.88%) Docker
2 24 (5.43%) HDFS
3 7 (1.58%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 5 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.90%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.68%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.45%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) KVM
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (12.67%) Ansible
2 54 (12.22%) Puppet
3 45 (10.18%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (5.20%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (3.39%) Salt
6 8 (1.81%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (1.58%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.36%) Nagios
9 5 (1.13%) Kibana
9 5 (1.13%) Terraform
10 4 (0.90%) Icinga
10 4 (0.90%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (0.90%) WSUS
11 3 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.68%) Grafana
11 3 (0.68%) Opsview
11 3 (0.68%) vMotion
11 3 (0.68%) WMI
11 3 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (11.99%) Oracle
2 31 (7.01%) HP
3 26 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 23 (5.20%) IBM
5 16 (3.62%) Red Hat
6 15 (3.39%) SAP
7 13 (2.94%) TIBCO
8 9 (2.04%) BEA
8 9 (2.04%) VMware
9 8 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.58%) Ab Initio
10 7 (1.58%) Cisco
11 4 (0.90%) Informatica
11 4 (0.90%) Jitterbit
11 4 (0.90%) Juniper
11 4 (0.90%) PayPal
11 4 (0.90%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.68%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (0.68%) Dell