Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 370 346 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.18% 14.75% 21.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.73% 27.81% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 324 309 429
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -3.38%

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 1,204 1,244 1,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.41% 53.05% 51.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,064 1,109 1,037
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 187 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (44.32%) Linux
3 148 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 141 (38.11%) Docker
5 139 (37.57%) Software Engineering
6 135 (36.49%) Spring
7 134 (36.22%) Microservices
8 131 (35.41%) JavaScript
9 123 (33.24%) Python
10 122 (32.97%) Git (software)
11 109 (29.46%) DevOps
12 99 (26.76%) C#
13 98 (26.49%) SaaS
14 96 (25.95%) RESTful
15 89 (24.05%) SQL
16 82 (22.16%) Puppet
17 80 (21.62%) Oracle
18 76 (20.54%) Ansible
19 75 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
19 75 (20.27%) Kubernetes
19 75 (20.27%) Java 8
20 69 (18.65%) TDD
20 69 (18.65%) AngularJS
20 69 (18.65%) Spring Boot
21 66 (17.84%) Jenkins
22 64 (17.30%) .NET
22 64 (17.30%) Private Cloud
23 60 (16.22%) SQL Server
24 59 (15.95%) Opscode Chef
25 58 (15.68%) Maven

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 41 (11.08%) Tomcat
2 38 (10.27%) Apache Spark
3 36 (9.73%) Confluence
4 34 (9.19%) JBoss
5 25 (6.76%) Hyperledger
5 25 (6.76%) WebLogic
6 21 (5.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 16 (4.32%) CMS
7 16 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (3.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (3.24%) Apache
10 10 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.89%) Drupal
11 7 (1.89%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.89%) SugarCRM
11 7 (1.89%) WordPress
12 5 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.35%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.08%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.62%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 148 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (26.49%) SaaS
3 75 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 32 (8.65%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (7.57%) npm
7 27 (7.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 24 (6.49%) IBM Cloud
9 21 (5.68%) OpenShift
10 19 (5.14%) PaaS
11 14 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (2.43%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (2.43%) GitHub
13 9 (2.43%) Serverless
14 7 (1.89%) Amazon S3
14 7 (1.89%) Force.com
15 6 (1.62%) AWS CodePipeline
15 6 (1.62%) IaaS
16 5 (1.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.54%) TCP/IP
2 31 (8.38%) Firewall
3 14 (3.78%) HTTP
4 10 (2.70%) NAS
4 10 (2.70%) SAN
5 8 (2.16%) Network Security
6 7 (1.89%) SSH
7 5 (1.35%) DHCP
7 5 (1.35%) DNS
8 4 (1.08%) SMTP
8 4 (1.08%) SSL
9 2 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 46 (12.43%) MongoDB
2 46 (12.43%) MySQL
3 44 (11.89%) Relational Database
4 43 (11.62%) Hadoop
5 35 (9.46%) Blockchain
6 29 (7.84%) RDBMS
7 27 (7.30%) Big Data
8 24 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (3.78%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (3.24%) NoSQL
12 12 (3.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (3.24%) Oracle Discoverer
13 11 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 11 (2.97%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 122 (32.97%) Git (software)
2 66 (17.84%) Jenkins
3 58 (15.68%) Maven
4 41 (11.08%) JIRA
5 33 (8.92%) Bitbucket
6 21 (5.68%) Babel
6 21 (5.68%) gulp
6 21 (5.68%) Selenium
6 21 (5.68%) webpack
7 14 (3.78%) CircleCI
8 12 (3.24%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.24%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (2.70%) Gradle
9 10 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (2.43%) IntelliJ
11 8 (2.16%) JUnit
12 7 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.89%) GitLab
12 7 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (15.41%) Finance
2 47 (12.70%) Retail
3 27 (7.30%) Public Sector
4 25 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 21 (5.68%) Marketing
6 19 (5.14%) Manufacturing
7 14 (3.78%) Electronics
8 12 (3.24%) Publishing
9 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.54%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (35.14%) Developer
2 86 (23.24%) Software Engineer
3 71 (19.19%) Java Developer
4 52 (14.05%) Senior Developer
4 52 (14.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 47 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 41 (11.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 38 (10.27%) Java Engineer
8 25 (6.76%) Architect
8 25 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (5.14%) AWS Engineer
10 17 (4.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 17 (4.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 17 (4.59%) Senior Java Engineer
11 16 (4.32%) Consultant
11 16 (4.32%) Junior
11 16 (4.32%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 15 (4.05%) Applications Engineer
13 14 (3.78%) Junior Developer
13 14 (3.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (36.49%) Spring
2 96 (25.95%) RESTful
3 69 (18.65%) AngularJS
3 69 (18.65%) Spring Boot
4 64 (17.30%) .NET
5 48 (12.97%) Node.js
6 46 (12.43%) HTML
7 41 (11.08%) CSS
7 41 (11.08%) React
8 37 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
9 34 (9.19%) REST
10 32 (8.65%) Akka
10 32 (8.65%) Web Services
11 31 (8.38%) Java EE
11 31 (8.38%) jQuery
12 30 (8.11%) Swagger
13 26 (7.03%) OAuth
13 26 (7.03%) Pandas
13 26 (7.03%) scikit-learn
14 25 (6.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.30%) Private Cloud
2 47 (12.70%) Public Cloud
3 39 (10.54%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (7.57%) iPad
5 25 (6.76%) Algorithms
6 22 (5.95%) User Experience
7 12 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.62%) Equities
10 6 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.35%) Clustering
11 5 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 164 (44.32%) Linux
2 34 (9.19%) Unix
3 31 (8.38%) Windows
4 14 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.70%) CentOS
6 9 (2.43%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.89%) Debian
7 7 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (37.57%) Software Engineering
3 134 (36.22%) Microservices
4 109 (29.46%) DevOps
5 69 (18.65%) TDD
6 57 (15.41%) Scrum
7 53 (14.32%) Open Source
8 45 (12.16%) E-Commerce
9 42 (11.35%) SOA
10 39 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (10.54%) Test Automation
11 38 (10.27%) API Development
11 38 (10.27%) BDD
12 37 (10.00%) Analytics
12 37 (10.00%) SDLC
13 36 (9.73%) Computer Science
14 33 (8.92%) Artificial Intelligence
14 33 (8.92%) Data Science
15 31 (8.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 29 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 131 (35.41%) JavaScript
2 123 (33.24%) Python
3 99 (26.76%) C#
4 89 (24.05%) SQL
5 75 (20.27%) Java 8
6 54 (14.59%) Bash Shell
7 42 (11.35%) Scala
8 37 (10.00%) Perl
9 29 (7.84%) Ruby
10 24 (6.49%) Objective-C
10 24 (6.49%) TypeScript
11 21 (5.68%) Kotlin
12 20 (5.41%) PL/SQL
12 20 (5.41%) PowerShell
13 18 (4.86%) Apex Code
14 17 (4.59%) C++
15 13 (3.51%) PHP
16 10 (2.70%) Go
17 9 (2.43%) Shell Script
18 8 (2.16%) ES6
Qualifications
1 51 (13.78%) Security Cleared
2 48 (12.97%) Degree
3 31 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (4.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.62%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.08%) MCSA
6 4 (1.08%) MCSE
6 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 141 (38.11%) Docker
2 26 (7.03%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (3.51%) vCloud
4 5 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.08%) NFS
5 4 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.81%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 82 (22.16%) Puppet
2 76 (20.54%) Ansible
3 75 (20.27%) Kubernetes
4 59 (15.95%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (8.11%) Terraform
6 9 (2.43%) vCenter Server
7 7 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (1.89%) SELinux
8 6 (1.62%) Ambari
9 5 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (1.35%) SCCM
9 5 (1.35%) SCOM
9 5 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.08%) CloudHub
10 4 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (1.08%) Kibana
10 4 (1.08%) logstash
10 4 (1.08%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.08%) rkt
Vendors
1 80 (21.62%) Oracle
2 49 (13.24%) Google
3 27 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (6.49%) IBM
4 24 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 23 (6.22%) Sun
6 22 (5.95%) SAP
7 18 (4.86%) VMware
8 15 (4.05%) Sage
9 12 (3.24%) hybris
10 10 (2.70%) Sitecore
11 9 (2.43%) AppDynamics
11 9 (2.43%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.43%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.62%) HP
13 5 (1.35%) OutSystems
13 5 (1.35%) Veeam
14 4 (1.08%) Informatica
14 4 (1.08%) MuleSoft
14 4 (1.08%) Tableau