Period
to 20 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Java 434 363 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.98% 10.49% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.29% 25.49% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 386 358 371
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £33,375 £33,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 1164 1424 1842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.90% 41.13% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1275 1573
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 £30,800
90th Percentile £68,600 £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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 192 (44.24%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (37.79%) Linux
3 132 (30.41%) Test Automation
4 127 (29.26%) SQL
5 126 (29.03%) Python
6 125 (28.80%) Degree
7 109 (25.12%) C#
7 109 (25.12%) JavaScript
8 91 (20.97%) C++
8 91 (20.97%) Computer Science
8 91 (20.97%) Git (software)
9 83 (19.12%) Computer Science Degree
10 82 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (18.66%) Amazon AWS
12 77 (17.74%) Perl
13 75 (17.28%) Web Services
14 72 (16.59%) WebDriver
15 71 (16.36%) Spring
15 71 (16.36%) Finance
16 70 (16.13%) Bash Shell
16 70 (16.13%) Test Scripting
17 69 (15.90%) HTML
18 68 (15.67%) Software Engineering
19 67 (15.44%) DevOps
20 66 (15.21%) Open Source
21 65 (14.98%) CSS
21 65 (14.98%) Windows
21 65 (14.98%) Test Strategy
22 63 (14.52%) Selenium
22 63 (14.52%) 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 24 (5.53%) Tomcat
2 20 (4.61%) Apache Spark
3 16 (3.69%) Apache
4 14 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.30%) JBoss
5 10 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.84%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.84%) IIS
7 7 (1.61%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.38%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (1.38%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.69%) CMS
9 3 (0.69%) SAS
10 2 (0.46%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) Liferay
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 21 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 9 (2.07%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.23%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 81 (18.66%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (11.29%) SaaS
3 22 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.76%) GitHub
5 11 (2.53%) Force.com
6 3 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.69%) Boomi
6 3 (0.69%) IaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.46%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.68%) Internet
2 16 (3.69%) HTTP
3 10 (2.30%) Firewall
4 7 (1.61%) DNS
5 6 (1.38%) BGP
5 6 (1.38%) FTP
5 6 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (1.38%) LAN
5 6 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.38%) WAN
6 3 (0.69%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.69%) MPLS
6 3 (0.69%) OSPF
6 3 (0.69%) RIP
6 3 (0.69%) SNMP
6 3 (0.69%) VLAN
7 2 (0.46%) DHCP
7 2 (0.46%) Network Security
8 1 (0.23%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.37%) MongoDB
2 44 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 27 (6.22%) NoSQL
4 25 (5.76%) MySQL
5 23 (5.30%) Hadoop
6 22 (5.07%) Big Data
7 19 (4.38%) HBase
8 15 (3.46%) SQL Server
9 11 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.30%) Apache Hive
10 10 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.07%) DB2
11 9 (2.07%) SQLPlus
12 6 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.15%) DTS
13 5 (1.15%) Impala
14 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 91 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 72 (16.59%) WebDriver
3 63 (14.52%) Selenium
4 52 (11.98%) JIRA
5 43 (9.91%) JMeter
5 43 (9.91%) Maven
6 40 (9.22%) Jenkins
7 29 (6.68%) Cucumber
8 28 (6.45%) LoadRunner
9 27 (6.22%) HP UFT
9 27 (6.22%) SoapUI
10 21 (4.84%) Eclipse
11 16 (3.69%) IntelliJ
11 16 (3.69%) JUnit
11 16 (3.69%) Subversion
12 15 (3.46%) NetBeans
13 14 (3.23%) Gatling
14 11 (2.53%) Ant
14 11 (2.53%) Bitbucket
15 10 (2.30%) Protractor
General
1 71 (16.36%) Finance
2 26 (5.99%) Digital Economy
3 20 (4.61%) Retail
4 17 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.00%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.76%) Publishing
7 8 (1.84%) Banking
8 6 (1.38%) Games
9 4 (0.92%) Billing
9 4 (0.92%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 158 (36.41%) Developer
2 112 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 48 (11.06%) Tester
4 44 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 39 (8.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (6.91%) Analyst
7 29 (6.68%) Software Developer
8 25 (5.76%) Java Engineer
8 25 (5.76%) Software Tester
9 22 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
9 22 (5.07%) Software Engineer
10 20 (4.61%) Architect
11 19 (4.38%) Java Software Developer
12 18 (4.15%) Junior
13 17 (3.92%) Support Engineer
14 15 (3.46%) Consultant
14 15 (3.46%) Lead Developer
14 15 (3.46%) Test Analyst
15 14 (3.23%) Senior Tester
16 13 (3.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.28%) Web Services
2 71 (16.36%) Spring
3 69 (15.90%) HTML
4 65 (14.98%) CSS
5 50 (11.52%) REST
5 50 (11.52%) SOAP
6 43 (9.91%) XML
7 41 (9.45%) .NET
8 32 (7.37%) J2EE
9 28 (6.45%) Java EE
10 26 (5.99%) AngularJS
10 26 (5.99%) JSON
11 23 (5.30%) Node.js
12 22 (5.07%) Ajax
13 20 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (3.92%) Hibernate
14 17 (3.92%) jQuery
15 15 (3.46%) JMS
16 13 (3.00%) Servlets
17 12 (2.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 91 (20.97%) Computer Science
2 56 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 25 (5.76%) Fintech
5 23 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.30%) iPad
8 9 (2.07%) User Experience
8 9 (2.07%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.84%) Cyber Attack
10 7 (1.61%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.38%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.15%) PMI
13 4 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.69%) Cyber Defence
14 3 (0.69%) Digital Currency
14 3 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 164 (37.79%) Linux
2 65 (14.98%) Windows
3 58 (13.36%) Unix
4 17 (3.92%) CentOS
5 10 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.07%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.84%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.61%) Debian
9 6 (1.38%) Android
10 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.23%) AIX
13 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (44.24%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (30.41%) Test Automation
3 82 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (16.13%) Test Scripting
5 68 (15.67%) Software Engineering
6 67 (15.44%) DevOps
7 66 (15.21%) Open Source
8 65 (14.98%) Test Strategy
9 59 (13.59%) Scrum
10 57 (13.13%) SDLC
11 49 (11.29%) Test Management
12 46 (10.60%) Mentoring
13 45 (10.37%) BDD
14 42 (9.68%) TDD
15 40 (9.22%) Regression Testing
16 37 (8.53%) OO
17 34 (7.83%) Functional Testing
18 32 (7.37%) OOP
19 31 (7.14%) Microservices
20 28 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 127 (29.26%) SQL
2 126 (29.03%) Python
3 109 (25.12%) C#
3 109 (25.12%) JavaScript
4 91 (20.97%) C++
5 77 (17.74%) Perl
6 70 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 39 (8.99%) Shell Script
8 34 (7.83%) C
9 24 (5.53%) Ruby
10 21 (4.84%) PL/SQL
10 21 (4.84%) Scala
10 21 (4.84%) Tcl
11 19 (4.38%) VB
12 18 (4.15%) R
13 16 (3.69%) PHP
14 12 (2.76%) Apex Code
14 12 (2.76%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.53%) Go
16 8 (1.84%) Korn
Qualifications
1 125 (28.80%) Degree
2 83 (19.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (14.52%) ISTQB
4 28 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.15%) DV Cleared
6 15 (3.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.53%) PMI Certification
8 9 (2.07%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.38%) PMP
10 5 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.69%) ISEB
11 3 (0.69%) PhD
12 2 (0.46%) CCNA
12 2 (0.46%) CCNP
12 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.46%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.46%) OSCP
13 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.36%) QA
2 8 (1.84%) SLA
3 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 28 (6.45%) Docker
2 25 (5.76%) HDFS
3 6 (1.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.69%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.46%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.23%) KVM
7 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (12.44%) Ansible
2 52 (11.98%) Puppet
3 45 (10.37%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.53%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (3.46%) Salt
6 8 (1.84%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (1.61%) Nagios
8 6 (1.38%) Terraform
8 6 (1.38%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.15%) Kibana
9 5 (1.15%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.92%) Icinga
10 4 (0.92%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (0.92%) WSUS
11 3 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.69%) Grafana
11 3 (0.69%) Opsview
11 3 (0.69%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.69%) WMI
11 3 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (11.29%) Oracle
2 31 (7.14%) HP
3 26 (5.99%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.84%) IBM
5 15 (3.46%) Red Hat
5 15 (3.46%) SAP
6 12 (2.76%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.84%) BEA
8 8 (1.84%) VMware
9 7 (1.61%) Cisco
10 6 (1.38%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.92%) Informatica
11 4 (0.92%) Jitterbit
11 4 (0.92%) Juniper
11 4 (0.92%) PayPal
11 4 (0.92%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.69%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.69%) New Relic
12 3 (0.69%) Rackspace