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

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 11 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 412 352 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.93% 12.26% 8.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.60% 27.94% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 393 333 344
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,250
% change year-on-year +6.80% -1.44% +4.50%

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 1,304 1,260 1,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.43% 43.90% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 1,053 1,665
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 189 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (33.25%) Degree
3 118 (28.64%) Linux
4 110 (26.70%) Spring
5 109 (26.46%) JavaScript
6 100 (24.27%) Test Automation
7 90 (21.84%) C#
8 89 (21.60%) SQL
9 80 (19.42%) HTML
9 80 (19.42%) Software Engineering
10 75 (18.20%) Python
11 72 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
12 70 (16.99%) Open Source
13 69 (16.75%) Web Services
14 67 (16.26%) REST
14 67 (16.26%) Computer Science
15 65 (15.78%) Amazon AWS
15 65 (15.78%) Scrum
15 65 (15.78%) C++
16 61 (14.81%) CSS
17 56 (13.59%) TDD
18 54 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
19 53 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
20 51 (12.38%) AngularJS
21 50 (12.14%) Jenkins
22 49 (11.89%) Selenium
22 49 (11.89%) OO
23 48 (11.65%) WebDriver
23 48 (11.65%) SDLC
24 47 (11.41%) BDD

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 (6.31%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.61%) Apache Spark
3 18 (4.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (2.91%) Confluence
4 12 (2.91%) JBoss
5 10 (2.43%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.18%) Apache
7 7 (1.70%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.21%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.97%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.97%) SAS
10 3 (0.73%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.73%) CMS
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.49%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) IIS
12 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.49%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (2.18%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (15.78%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.50%) SaaS
3 10 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.70%) Boomi
5 6 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.46%) GitHub
5 6 (1.46%) Serverless
6 4 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.97%) Force.com
7 2 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.49%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (0.49%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.52%) Internet
2 13 (3.16%) HTTP
3 9 (2.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (1.70%) FTP
5 6 (1.46%) AMQP
5 6 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.97%) BGP
6 4 (0.97%) EIGRP
6 4 (0.97%) Firewall
6 4 (0.97%) MPLS
6 4 (0.97%) OSPF
6 4 (0.97%) RIP
7 2 (0.49%) SMTP
8 1 (0.24%) DHCP
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.24%) LAN
8 1 (0.24%) SSH
8 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.50%) NoSQL
2 30 (7.28%) HBase
2 30 (7.28%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 25 (6.07%) Hadoop
5 24 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 23 (5.58%) Big Data
7 16 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (3.16%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.43%) MySQL
10 9 (2.18%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.97%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.97%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.97%) DTS
12 2 (0.49%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.49%) Impala
12 2 (0.49%) Parquet
12 2 (0.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 50 (12.14%) Jenkins
2 49 (11.89%) Selenium
3 48 (11.65%) WebDriver
4 47 (11.41%) Git (software)
5 40 (9.71%) Maven
6 38 (9.22%) JIRA
7 31 (7.52%) Cucumber
8 21 (5.10%) JMeter
9 20 (4.85%) SoapUI
10 19 (4.61%) Bitbucket
11 14 (3.40%) Eclipse
12 13 (3.16%) IntelliJ
12 13 (3.16%) JUnit
13 11 (2.67%) NetBeans
14 10 (2.43%) HP UFT
14 10 (2.43%) Subversion
15 7 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.46%) GitLab
16 6 (1.46%) JBehave
17 5 (1.21%) JIRA Agile
General
1 34 (8.25%) Finance
2 20 (4.85%) Digital Economy
3 14 (3.40%) Retail
3 14 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.67%) Marketing
5 10 (2.43%) Billing
6 7 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) Games
8 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 216 (52.43%) Developer
2 154 (37.38%) Java Developer
3 67 (16.26%) Senior Developer
4 53 (12.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (8.01%) Java Engineer
6 29 (7.04%) Junior
6 29 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 28 (6.80%) Software Engineer
8 23 (5.58%) Architect
8 23 (5.58%) Consultant
8 23 (5.58%) Graduate
9 21 (5.10%) Analyst
9 21 (5.10%) Tester
10 19 (4.61%) Test Engineer
11 18 (4.37%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (4.37%) Software Tester
12 17 (4.13%) Linux Developer
13 15 (3.64%) Graduate Developer
13 15 (3.64%) Junior Developer
13 15 (3.64%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (26.70%) Spring
2 80 (19.42%) HTML
3 69 (16.75%) Web Services
4 67 (16.26%) REST
5 61 (14.81%) CSS
6 51 (12.38%) AngularJS
7 43 (10.44%) XML
8 40 (9.71%) Java EE
9 36 (8.74%) JSON
10 32 (7.77%) .NET
10 32 (7.77%) Node.js
11 31 (7.52%) Hibernate
11 31 (7.52%) J2EE
12 30 (7.28%) JMS
13 29 (7.04%) SOAP
14 25 (6.07%) RESTful
15 23 (5.58%) jQuery
15 23 (5.58%) Middleware
16 19 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (3.16%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.26%) Computer Science
2 53 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (5.58%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.67%) Fintech
6 10 (2.43%) Cyberattack
6 10 (2.43%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.94%) Social Media
8 7 (1.70%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.70%) User Experience
9 4 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.97%) iPad
9 4 (0.97%) PMI
9 4 (0.97%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.73%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.73%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.49%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 118 (28.64%) Linux
2 43 (10.44%) Windows
3 35 (8.50%) Unix
4 11 (2.67%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.46%) CentOS
6 6 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.21%) Android
8 3 (0.73%) AIX
8 3 (0.73%) Debian
8 3 (0.73%) HPUX
8 3 (0.73%) Solaris
9 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.27%) Test Automation
3 80 (19.42%) Software Engineering
4 72 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (16.99%) Open Source
6 65 (15.78%) Scrum
7 56 (13.59%) TDD
8 49 (11.89%) OO
9 48 (11.65%) SDLC
10 47 (11.41%) BDD
11 41 (9.95%) Microservices
12 37 (8.98%) OOP
13 36 (8.74%) Mentoring
14 33 (8.01%) Test Strategy
15 32 (7.77%) SOA
16 29 (7.04%) User Stories
17 28 (6.80%) Test Scripting
18 27 (6.55%) DevOps
19 24 (5.83%) Analytics
20 21 (5.10%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 109 (26.46%) JavaScript
2 90 (21.84%) C#
3 89 (21.60%) SQL
4 75 (18.20%) Python
5 65 (15.78%) C++
6 26 (6.31%) R
7 24 (5.83%) Shell Script
8 23 (5.58%) C
9 22 (5.34%) Bash Shell
10 21 (5.10%) Scala
11 17 (4.13%) Perl
12 8 (1.94%) Apex Code
12 8 (1.94%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.94%) Ruby
13 7 (1.70%) PHP
14 6 (1.46%) VB
15 4 (0.97%) Tcl
16 2 (0.49%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.49%) Groovy
16 2 (0.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 137 (33.25%) Degree
2 54 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (8.98%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.91%) ISEB
6 11 (2.67%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.70%) PhD
8 5 (1.21%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.73%) APMP
9 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.73%) RHCE
10 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.95%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) GDPR
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) PMO
3 2 (0.49%) PSD2
System Software
1 27 (6.55%) HDFS
2 22 (5.34%) Docker
3 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.73%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.49%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (3.40%) Ansible
2 13 (3.16%) Puppet
3 12 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.70%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (1.46%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.97%) Nagios
6 4 (0.97%) Salt
6 4 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.97%) Terraform
6 4 (0.97%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 1 (0.24%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 35 (8.50%) Oracle
2 26 (6.31%) TIBCO
3 24 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (4.85%) IBM
5 16 (3.88%) BEA
6 15 (3.64%) Capita
6 15 (3.64%) SAP
7 12 (2.91%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.67%) HP
9 9 (2.18%) Workday
10 7 (1.70%) Dell
10 7 (1.70%) JD Edwards
10 7 (1.70%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (1.70%) Siebel
11 5 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.97%) AppDynamics
12 4 (0.97%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.97%) Citrix
12 4 (0.97%) Informatica
12 4 (0.97%) Rackspace