Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 8 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 340 389 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.15% 15.61% 11.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.05% 31.47% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 314 369 318
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £31,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -3.85%

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 1,061 1,236 1,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.50% 49.60% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,094 1,079
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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.

1 168 (49.41%) Linux
2 137 (40.29%) JavaScript
3 133 (39.12%) Python
4 130 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (37.65%) Spring
6 119 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
7 108 (31.76%) Software Engineering
8 106 (31.18%) Git (software)
9 92 (27.06%) C#
10 91 (26.76%) Relational Database
11 86 (25.29%) Degree
12 85 (25.00%) SQL
13 76 (22.35%) Java 8
14 72 (21.18%) NoSQL
15 71 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
16 70 (20.59%) RESTful
17 68 (20.00%) Test Automation
17 68 (20.00%) Oracle
17 68 (20.00%) Scrum
18 66 (19.41%) AngularJS
19 64 (18.82%) Unix
20 62 (18.24%) Web Services
21 60 (17.65%) Jenkins
22 58 (17.06%) RDBMS
22 58 (17.06%) DevOps
22 58 (17.06%) Microservices
23 57 (16.76%) TDD
23 57 (16.76%) Microsoft Azure
24 55 (16.18%) MySQL
24 55 (16.18%) OO

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 24 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.00%) Confluence
4 15 (4.41%) Apache Spark
5 13 (3.82%) Apache Solr
6 11 (3.24%) Anypoint
6 11 (3.24%) Mule
6 11 (3.24%) Mule ESB
7 8 (2.35%) JBoss
7 8 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (2.06%) Apache
9 6 (1.76%) nginx
10 4 (1.18%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.88%) CMS
11 3 (0.88%) IIS
11 3 (0.88%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.29%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 119 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (16.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (10.88%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (10.00%) SaaS
5 31 (9.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (7.35%) GitHub
7 22 (6.47%) npm
8 21 (6.18%) IBM Cloud
9 19 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (4.41%) Amazon S3
11 11 (3.24%) Serverless
12 9 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (1.76%) PaaS
15 5 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (1.18%) Amazon Glacier
16 4 (1.18%) CloudFront
16 4 (1.18%) OpenShift
16 4 (1.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.41%) H.323
2 11 (3.24%) HTTP
3 9 (2.65%) DNS
3 9 (2.65%) Firewall
3 9 (2.65%) Skype
4 7 (2.06%) SSH
5 5 (1.47%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.47%) VPN
6 4 (1.18%) DHCP
6 4 (1.18%) FCoE
6 4 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (1.18%) Internet
6 4 (1.18%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.18%) LAN
6 4 (1.18%) NAS
6 4 (1.18%) SAN
6 4 (1.18%) SNMP
6 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.18%) WAN
7 3 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (26.76%) Relational Database
2 72 (21.18%) NoSQL
3 58 (17.06%) RDBMS
4 55 (16.18%) MySQL
5 54 (15.88%) SQL Server
6 46 (13.53%) Big Data
7 45 (13.24%) MongoDB
8 38 (11.18%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (9.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 15 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (4.41%) Hadoop
11 15 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (4.12%) CouchDB
13 7 (2.06%) HBase
14 5 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.47%) Redis
14 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.18%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.18%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 106 (31.18%) Git (software)
2 60 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 52 (15.29%) Maven
4 41 (12.06%) Eclipse
5 29 (8.53%) JUnit
6 28 (8.24%) Cucumber
7 27 (7.94%) JIRA
8 26 (7.65%) Selenium
9 24 (7.06%) IntelliJ
10 22 (6.47%) Sonatype Nexus
10 22 (6.47%) Subversion
11 20 (5.88%) gulp
11 20 (5.88%) webpack
12 18 (5.29%) Babel
13 14 (4.12%) Mockito
14 10 (2.94%) SpecFlow
15 9 (2.65%) Gradle
16 8 (2.35%) Bitbucket
16 8 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (12.06%) Finance
2 28 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.76%) Retail
4 18 (5.29%) Marketing
5 15 (4.41%) Banking
6 12 (3.53%) Electronics
6 12 (3.53%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.94%) Publishing
8 4 (1.18%) Games
8 4 (1.18%) Legal
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (53.53%) Developer
2 111 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 49 (14.41%) Senior Developer
4 47 (13.82%) Software Engineer
5 37 (10.88%) Linux Developer
6 31 (9.12%) Java Engineer
7 30 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (7.06%) NoSQL Developer
8 24 (7.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 23 (6.76%) Python Developer
10 20 (5.88%) Graduate
11 19 (5.59%) AWS Developer
12 17 (5.00%) Senior Java Engineer
13 16 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (4.71%) Senior Python Developer
14 14 (4.12%) Architect
14 14 (4.12%) Junior
15 13 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (3.82%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (37.65%) Spring
2 70 (20.59%) RESTful
3 66 (19.41%) AngularJS
4 62 (18.24%) Web Services
5 54 (15.88%) HTML
6 46 (13.53%) .NET
7 39 (11.47%) REST
8 33 (9.71%) HTML5
9 32 (9.41%) Node.js
9 32 (9.41%) XML
10 31 (9.12%) Spring Boot
11 29 (8.53%) Kafka
12 25 (7.35%) Hibernate
12 25 (7.35%) SOAP
13 23 (6.76%) jQuery
14 22 (6.47%) CSS
15 19 (5.59%) React
16 16 (4.71%) Java SE
17 15 (4.41%) ActiveMQ
17 15 (4.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 19 (5.59%) User Experience
4 18 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (5.00%) Fintech
6 15 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.35%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.47%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.47%) Replication
12 4 (1.18%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.18%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.18%) Robotics
12 4 (1.18%) Tandem
13 3 (0.88%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 168 (49.41%) Linux
2 64 (18.82%) Unix
3 22 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (5.88%) Android
5 16 (4.71%) Windows
6 15 (4.41%) Apple iOS
7 13 (3.82%) CentOS
8 8 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.18%) Debian
10 2 (0.59%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (31.76%) Software Engineering
3 71 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (20.00%) Scrum
4 68 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 58 (17.06%) DevOps
5 58 (17.06%) Microservices
6 57 (16.76%) TDD
7 55 (16.18%) OO
8 51 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 45 (13.24%) Open Source
10 42 (12.35%) Multithreading
11 40 (11.76%) BDD
12 39 (11.47%) Mathematics
13 30 (8.82%) SDLC
14 27 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (7.94%) OOP
15 26 (7.65%) High Availability
15 26 (7.65%) Mentoring
16 25 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 137 (40.29%) JavaScript
2 133 (39.12%) Python
3 92 (27.06%) C#
4 85 (25.00%) SQL
5 76 (22.35%) Java 8
6 47 (13.82%) Ruby
7 44 (12.94%) C++
8 43 (12.65%) Objective-C
9 37 (10.88%) Go
10 31 (9.12%) TypeScript
11 30 (8.82%) C
12 26 (7.65%) Bash Shell
13 20 (5.88%) Shell Script
14 19 (5.59%) Perl
15 15 (4.41%) T-SQL
16 14 (4.12%) Cython
17 13 (3.82%) Assembly Language
17 13 (3.82%) PHP
18 12 (3.53%) Kotlin
19 11 (3.24%) ES6
Qualifications
1 86 (25.29%) Degree
2 30 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.76%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.76%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (14.41%) QA
2 5 (1.47%) PSD2
3 2 (0.59%) GDPR
3 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (14.12%) Docker
2 26 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.47%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.76%) HDFS
5 4 (1.18%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.18%) Samba
5 4 (1.18%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.59%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.29%) KVM
8 1 (0.29%) oVirt
8 1 (0.29%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 44 (12.94%) Puppet
2 42 (12.35%) Ansible
3 35 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (5.59%) Terraform
5 16 (4.71%) Kibana
6 15 (4.41%) Kubernetes
7 11 (3.24%) CloudHub
8 10 (2.94%) Nagios
9 8 (2.35%) Rundeck
10 6 (1.76%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.47%) Salt
12 4 (1.18%) Mesos
12 4 (1.18%) Oozie
12 4 (1.18%) Rancher
12 4 (1.18%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 3 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.59%) vCenter Server
15 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
15 1 (0.29%) rkt
Vendors
1 68 (20.00%) Oracle
2 44 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 41 (12.06%) Google
4 26 (7.65%) VMware
5 23 (6.76%) IBM
6 21 (6.18%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (4.12%) Red Hat
8 13 (3.82%) MuleSoft
9 12 (3.53%) SAP
10 11 (3.24%) Cloudera
11 7 (2.06%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.47%) CommVault
12 5 (1.47%) Hortonworks
13 4 (1.18%) Centrify
13 4 (1.18%) Tableau
14 2 (0.59%) Adobe
14 2 (0.59%) Coverity
14 2 (0.59%) webMethods
15 1 (0.29%) Apple
15 1 (0.29%) Facebook