Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 1 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 341 525 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.66% 21.55% 12.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.63% 42.03% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 303 429 465
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,600 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 1,234 1,249 1,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.05% 51.27% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 1,036 1,422
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,675
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 158 (46.33%) Linux
2 154 (45.16%) Python
3 148 (43.40%) Spring
4 133 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (34.60%) Software Engineering
6 102 (29.91%) SQL
7 96 (28.15%) Java 8
8 90 (26.39%) NoSQL
9 82 (24.05%) JavaScript
10 76 (22.29%) Amazon AWS
11 68 (19.94%) Degree
12 64 (18.77%) Relational Database
13 60 (17.60%) Mentoring
14 58 (17.01%) Git (software)
15 57 (16.72%) Web Services
16 56 (16.42%) DevOps
17 55 (16.13%) Node.js
17 55 (16.13%) REST
17 55 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (15.84%) Microservices
19 51 (14.96%) Open Source
20 49 (14.37%) Hibernate
21 48 (14.08%) SQL Server
22 47 (13.78%) Finance
23 46 (13.49%) Oracle
24 45 (13.20%) Bash Shell
25 44 (12.90%) Docker
25 44 (12.90%) AngularJS
25 44 (12.90%) C#
26 43 (12.61%) Analytical Skills

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 33 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (5.57%) Apache Spark
3 18 (5.28%) Tomcat
4 17 (4.99%) JBoss
5 10 (2.93%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.93%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.35%) Apache
7 7 (2.05%) Confluence
8 6 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.47%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.47%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.17%) Appian
10 4 (1.17%) CMS
10 4 (1.17%) Liferay
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.88%) IIS
11 3 (0.88%) SAS
12 2 (0.59%) Drupal
13 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 76 (22.29%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.57%) SaaS
4 12 (3.52%) PaaS
5 9 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.64%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (2.64%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.64%) GitHub
6 8 (2.35%) OpenShift
7 7 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (2.05%) Amazon Glacier
7 7 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.47%) npm
9 4 (1.17%) IaaS
10 3 (0.88%) Serverless
11 2 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.29%) Boomi
12 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.80%) Internet
2 12 (3.52%) SSH
3 10 (2.93%) DNS
4 7 (2.05%) DHCP
4 7 (2.05%) FCoE
4 7 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (2.05%) HTTP
4 7 (2.05%) iSCSI
4 7 (2.05%) LAN
4 7 (2.05%) NAS
4 7 (2.05%) SAN
4 7 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.05%) WAN
5 4 (1.17%) FTP
6 3 (0.88%) SMS
7 2 (0.59%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (0.59%) Firewall
7 2 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.59%) SSL
8 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (26.39%) NoSQL
2 64 (18.77%) Relational Database
3 48 (14.08%) SQL Server
4 40 (11.73%) RDBMS
5 36 (10.56%) Hadoop
5 36 (10.56%) MongoDB
6 34 (9.97%) Big Data
7 33 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (7.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 27 (7.92%) MySQL
10 22 (6.45%) HBase
11 10 (2.93%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.76%) DB2
14 4 (1.17%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.17%) Text Mining
15 3 (0.88%) Impala
15 3 (0.88%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 58 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.80%) Jenkins
3 26 (7.62%) Maven
4 17 (4.99%) JIRA
5 15 (4.40%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.52%) Bitbucket
7 11 (3.23%) Subversion
8 10 (2.93%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.93%) Hudson
8 10 (2.93%) Selenium
9 8 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.35%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.76%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.47%) Babel
11 5 (1.47%) GitLab
11 5 (1.47%) gulp
11 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.47%) webpack
12 4 (1.17%) JUnit
12 4 (1.17%) NetBeans
General
1 47 (13.78%) Finance
2 14 (4.11%) Retail
2 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.35%) Banking
3 8 (2.35%) Financial Institution
3 8 (2.35%) Marketing
4 7 (2.05%) Games
5 4 (1.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 171 (50.15%) Developer
2 132 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 45 (13.20%) Senior Developer
4 44 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 42 (12.32%) Java Engineer
6 36 (10.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 34 (9.97%) Linux Developer
8 27 (7.92%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 26 (7.62%) AWS Developer
10 25 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (6.16%) Java Software Engineer
12 20 (5.87%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.99%) JavaScript Developer
14 16 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
15 12 (3.52%) Senior Java Engineer
16 11 (3.23%) Programmer
17 10 (2.93%) Analyst
17 10 (2.93%) Consultant
17 10 (2.93%) Java Software Developer
17 10 (2.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (43.40%) Spring
2 57 (16.72%) Web Services
3 55 (16.13%) Node.js
3 55 (16.13%) REST
4 49 (14.37%) Hibernate
5 44 (12.90%) AngularJS
6 42 (12.32%) HTML
7 39 (11.44%) JMS
8 36 (10.56%) CSS
9 31 (9.09%) .NET
10 27 (7.92%) JPA
11 21 (6.16%) J2SE
12 18 (5.28%) Spring Boot
12 18 (5.28%) XML
13 17 (4.99%) Apache Flex
14 15 (4.40%) jQuery
14 15 (4.40%) Kafka
15 14 (4.11%) JSON
15 14 (4.11%) SOAP
16 13 (3.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (10.85%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (9.09%) Fintech
4 17 (4.99%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.40%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (3.52%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (2.64%) Replication
9 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.76%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.47%) Digital Currency
12 4 (1.17%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.17%) PMI
12 4 (1.17%) Semantic Web
12 4 (1.17%) W3C
13 3 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
14 2 (0.59%) Life Science
14 2 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 158 (46.33%) Linux
2 32 (9.38%) Unix
3 29 (8.50%) Windows
4 25 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (3.81%) Ubuntu
6 11 (3.23%) Debian
7 9 (2.64%) Android
7 9 (2.64%) CentOS
8 6 (1.76%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.47%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.29%) AIX
10 1 (0.29%) HPUX
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Solaris
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (34.60%) Software Engineering
3 60 (17.60%) Mentoring
4 56 (16.42%) DevOps
5 55 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (15.84%) Microservices
7 51 (14.96%) Open Source
8 41 (12.02%) OO
9 39 (11.44%) Multithreading
10 37 (10.85%) SOA
10 37 (10.85%) User Stories
11 28 (8.21%) Scrum
11 28 (8.21%) TDD
12 24 (7.04%) Analytics
13 22 (6.45%) SDLC
14 21 (6.16%) BDD
15 20 (5.87%) Coaching
16 18 (5.28%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (4.99%) Test Automation
18 16 (4.69%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 154 (45.16%) Python
2 102 (29.91%) SQL
3 96 (28.15%) Java 8
4 82 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 45 (13.20%) Bash Shell
6 44 (12.90%) C#
7 39 (11.44%) C
8 32 (9.38%) Ruby
9 25 (7.33%) Scala
10 24 (7.04%) R
11 23 (6.74%) C++
12 19 (5.57%) Go
13 17 (4.99%) Shell Script
14 12 (3.52%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.93%) Perl
16 7 (2.05%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.47%) Erlang
17 5 (1.47%) Groovy
17 5 (1.47%) Java 9
18 4 (1.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (19.94%) Degree
2 23 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.93%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.76%) PhD
7 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.17%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.88%) ISEB
8 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.59%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.40%) QA
2 6 (1.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.59%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) ECSS
System Software
1 44 (12.90%) Docker
2 15 (4.40%) HDFS
3 12 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.05%) Samba
5 5 (1.47%) KVM
5 5 (1.47%) oVirt
6 2 (0.59%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 29 (8.50%) Puppet
3 21 (6.16%) Ansible
3 21 (6.16%) Terraform
4 16 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.23%) Nagios
6 10 (2.93%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (2.35%) Consul
7 8 (2.35%) Packer
8 7 (2.05%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 5 (1.47%) rkt
10 4 (1.17%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.88%) Kibana
12 2 (0.59%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.59%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (13.49%) Oracle
2 19 (5.57%) Red Hat
3 18 (5.28%) Capita
4 13 (3.81%) VMware
5 9 (2.64%) IBM
6 7 (2.05%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.05%) Centrify
6 7 (2.05%) Cloudera
7 6 (1.76%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.47%) BEA
8 5 (1.47%) Google
8 5 (1.47%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.47%) SaltStack
9 3 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.88%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.59%) Sybase
11 1 (0.29%) Dell
11 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.29%) SAP
11 1 (0.29%) Siebel