Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 366 411 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.22% 17.43% 10.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.39% 34.08% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 332 358 362
Reading median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,550 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £75,000 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 1,166 1,206 1,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 54.87% 51.15% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 1,048 1,274
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 190 (51.91%) Linux
2 153 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (41.53%) Spring
4 148 (40.44%) Python
5 112 (30.60%) JavaScript
6 105 (28.69%) Git (software)
7 104 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
7 104 (28.42%) Software Engineering
8 103 (28.14%) SQL
9 98 (26.78%) Java 8
10 95 (25.96%) NoSQL
11 94 (25.68%) Relational Database
12 80 (21.86%) Degree
13 78 (21.31%) Web Services
14 72 (19.67%) Oracle
15 70 (19.13%) Unix
15 70 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
16 68 (18.58%) Scrum
17 67 (18.31%) C#
18 66 (18.03%) RDBMS
19 64 (17.49%) DevOps
20 61 (16.67%) Microservices
21 60 (16.39%) Jenkins
22 58 (15.85%) Test Automation
23 55 (15.03%) HTML
23 55 (15.03%) TDD
24 54 (14.75%) SQL Server
24 54 (14.75%) Multithreading
24 54 (14.75%) Open Source
25 53 (14.48%) Big Data

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 25 (6.83%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (5.46%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.46%) Tomcat
3 19 (5.19%) Confluence
4 17 (4.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (3.83%) Apache Solr
6 12 (3.28%) JBoss
7 11 (3.01%) Anypoint
7 11 (3.01%) Mule
7 11 (3.01%) Mule ESB
8 9 (2.46%) Apache
9 6 (1.64%) nginx
10 5 (1.37%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.37%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.09%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.09%) CMS
12 3 (0.82%) IIS
13 2 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.55%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 104 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (7.10%) GitHub
4 24 (6.56%) SaaS
5 21 (5.74%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (4.64%) Amazon S3
6 17 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (3.01%) PaaS
7 11 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (2.73%) npm
9 9 (2.46%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (1.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (1.91%) Amazon Glacier
10 7 (1.91%) IBM Cloud
10 7 (1.91%) Serverless
11 6 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (1.64%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (1.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.28%) DNS
2 11 (3.01%) SSH
3 10 (2.73%) Firewall
4 8 (2.19%) H.323
4 8 (2.19%) HTTP
4 8 (2.19%) Internet
5 7 (1.91%) DHCP
5 7 (1.91%) FCoE
5 7 (1.91%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (1.91%) iSCSI
5 7 (1.91%) LAN
5 7 (1.91%) NAS
5 7 (1.91%) SAN
5 7 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.91%) WAN
6 5 (1.37%) SNMP
6 5 (1.37%) VPN
7 4 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.09%) Skype
8 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (25.96%) NoSQL
2 94 (25.68%) Relational Database
3 66 (18.03%) RDBMS
4 54 (14.75%) SQL Server
5 53 (14.48%) Big Data
6 50 (13.66%) MongoDB
7 49 (13.39%) MySQL
8 40 (10.93%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (10.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (7.92%) Hadoop
11 26 (7.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (4.64%) Amazon RDS
13 15 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (3.01%) CouchDB
15 8 (2.19%) HBase
16 7 (1.91%) Apache Hive
17 5 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 4 (1.09%) Couchbase
18 4 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 105 (28.69%) Git (software)
2 60 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 52 (14.21%) Maven
4 41 (11.20%) Eclipse
5 28 (7.65%) JIRA
6 25 (6.83%) IntelliJ
6 25 (6.83%) JUnit
6 25 (6.83%) Subversion
7 23 (6.28%) Cucumber
8 20 (5.46%) Selenium
9 18 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (3.83%) Bitbucket
11 12 (3.28%) Mockito
12 10 (2.73%) gulp
12 10 (2.73%) webpack
13 9 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (2.19%) Babel
14 8 (2.19%) SpecFlow
14 8 (2.19%) Vagrant
14 8 (2.19%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (13.66%) Finance
2 29 (7.92%) Retail
3 23 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.64%) Banking
4 17 (4.64%) Marketing
5 8 (2.19%) Electronics
5 8 (2.19%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.37%) Games
7 3 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 190 (51.91%) Developer
2 126 (34.43%) Java Developer
3 53 (14.48%) Senior Developer
4 47 (12.84%) Java Engineer
4 47 (12.84%) Linux Developer
5 45 (12.30%) Software Engineer
6 36 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (6.28%) AWS Developer
8 23 (6.28%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 20 (5.46%) NoSQL Developer
10 18 (4.92%) Senior Java Engineer
10 18 (4.92%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.37%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (4.37%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.83%) Python Developer
14 13 (3.55%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.55%) Senior Python Developer
15 11 (3.01%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (41.53%) Spring
2 78 (21.31%) Web Services
3 55 (15.03%) HTML
4 50 (13.66%) RESTful
5 46 (12.57%) AngularJS
6 42 (11.48%) .NET
7 41 (11.20%) REST
8 36 (9.84%) Spring Boot
9 35 (9.56%) Node.js
9 35 (9.56%) XML
10 34 (9.29%) Kafka
11 32 (8.74%) Hibernate
12 30 (8.20%) CSS
13 29 (7.92%) HTML5
14 26 (7.10%) jQuery
15 25 (6.83%) SOAP
16 23 (6.28%) JMS
17 20 (5.46%) J2EE
18 18 (4.92%) React
19 16 (4.37%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.38%) Fintech
4 26 (7.10%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (3.83%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (3.55%) User Experience
8 10 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.73%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.46%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.46%) Replication
10 8 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.64%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.37%) Digital Currency
12 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.09%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.09%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.82%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 190 (51.91%) Linux
2 70 (19.13%) Unix
3 31 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (5.74%) Windows
5 16 (4.37%) Android
6 15 (4.10%) CentOS
7 12 (3.28%) Apple iOS
8 11 (3.01%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.91%) Debian
10 5 (1.37%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.55%) Solaris
12 1 (0.27%) AIX
12 1 (0.27%) HPUX
12 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (28.42%) Software Engineering
3 70 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (18.58%) Scrum
5 64 (17.49%) DevOps
6 61 (16.67%) Microservices
7 58 (15.85%) Test Automation
8 55 (15.03%) TDD
9 54 (14.75%) Multithreading
9 54 (14.75%) Open Source
10 48 (13.11%) Mentoring
11 42 (11.48%) OO
12 38 (10.38%) BDD
13 34 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (9.02%) Analytics
15 31 (8.47%) Mathematics
16 29 (7.92%) High Availability
17 26 (7.10%) User Stories
18 25 (6.83%) SDLC
19 23 (6.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 148 (40.44%) Python
2 112 (30.60%) JavaScript
3 103 (28.14%) SQL
4 98 (26.78%) Java 8
5 67 (18.31%) C#
6 43 (11.75%) Bash Shell
7 39 (10.66%) Ruby
8 37 (10.11%) Go
9 35 (9.56%) C++
10 29 (7.92%) C
11 25 (6.83%) Shell Script
12 15 (4.10%) Objective-C
12 15 (4.10%) T-SQL
13 13 (3.55%) Scala
14 12 (3.28%) PowerShell
15 11 (3.01%) Cython
15 11 (3.01%) Perl
15 11 (3.01%) TypeScript
16 8 (2.19%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.37%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 80 (21.86%) Degree
2 26 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (6.83%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.28%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (2.46%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.55%) ISEB
8 2 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.27%) PhD
9 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.84%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) PSD2
3 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.55%) GDPR
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) ECSS
System Software
1 42 (11.48%) Docker
2 24 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.46%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.19%) HDFS
5 7 (1.91%) Samba
6 6 (1.64%) Apache Flume
7 5 (1.37%) KVM
7 5 (1.37%) oVirt
8 4 (1.09%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.27%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 38 (10.38%) Puppet
2 30 (8.20%) Ansible
3 26 (7.10%) Terraform
4 25 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (6.28%) Kubernetes
6 17 (4.64%) Kibana
7 14 (3.83%) Nagios
8 11 (3.01%) CloudHub
9 10 (2.73%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (2.19%) Rundeck
11 7 (1.91%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 5 (1.37%) rkt
13 4 (1.09%) Consul
13 4 (1.09%) Mesos
13 4 (1.09%) Oozie
13 4 (1.09%) Packer
13 4 (1.09%) Rancher
13 4 (1.09%) Salt
14 3 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
15 2 (0.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 72 (19.67%) Oracle
2 34 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.83%) VMware
4 21 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (5.19%) Red Hat
6 18 (4.92%) Google
7 13 (3.55%) Cloudera
7 13 (3.55%) MuleSoft
8 9 (2.46%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.46%) IBM
9 8 (2.19%) SAP
10 7 (1.91%) Centrify
11 5 (1.37%) CommVault
11 5 (1.37%) Hortonworks
11 5 (1.37%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.09%) Tableau
13 3 (0.82%) Yahoo!
14 2 (0.55%) Adobe
14 2 (0.55%) webMethods
15 1 (0.27%) TIBCO