Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 15 19
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2140 2052 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 17.42% 13.11% 9.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.03% 26.62% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1835 1870 1558
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%
10th Percentile £28,963 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% -

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6478 7708 7539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 52.74% 49.26% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5573 6671 6290
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +5.39%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the Thames Valley

Java
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in the Thames Valley.

Salary trend for Java in the Thames Valley

Java
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in the Thames Valley

Java
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 1115 £50,000 -3.85% 64
Oxfordshire +4 580 £55,500 +2.78% 53
Buckinghamshire +8 453 £47,000 +4.44% 23
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Java.

1 1027 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
2 707 (33.04%) JavaScript
3 611 (28.55%) SQL
4 579 (27.06%) Spring
5 535 (25.00%) HTML
6 517 (24.16%) Linux
7 513 (23.97%) Software Engineering
8 495 (23.13%) TDD
9 456 (21.31%) Python
10 448 (20.93%) CSS
11 447 (20.89%) C++
12 428 (20.00%) Degree
13 406 (18.97%) Web Services
14 396 (18.50%) Scrum
15 354 (16.54%) C#
16 348 (16.26%) Continuous Integration
17 336 (15.70%) Test Automation
18 330 (15.42%) Oracle
19 329 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
20 321 (15.00%) Git (software)
21 317 (14.81%) AngularJS
22 286 (13.36%) Finance
23 282 (13.18%) XML
24 272 (12.71%) Computer Science
25 261 (12.20%) OO
26 255 (11.92%) Hibernate
27 254 (11.87%) .NET
28 241 (11.26%) C
29 232 (10.84%) REST
30 231 (10.79%) Maven

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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
1 158 (7.38%) Tomcat
2 122 (5.70%) JBoss
3 112 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
4 104 (4.86%) Apache
5 83 (3.88%) Apache Spark
6 71 (3.32%) WebSphere
7 61 (2.85%) WebLogic
8 59 (2.76%) Apache Solr
9 37 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 28 (1.31%) CMS
11 27 (1.26%) Drupal
12 25 (1.17%) IIS
13 24 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (1.07%) WordPress
15 22 (1.03%) Confluence
16 21 (0.98%) Jetty
17 20 (0.93%) WildFly
18 18 (0.84%) nginx
19 11 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
19 11 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.14%) Simulink
7 2 (0.093%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.28%) BigMachines
3 6 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.093%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.093%) Oracle BRM
5 2 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.093%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.093%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.093%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.047%) Magento
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.047%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.047%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 329 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (5.75%) SaaS
3 106 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (1.64%) GitHub
6 31 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
7 27 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.51%) Force.com
11 10 (0.47%) OpenShift
11 10 (0.47%) PaaS
12 9 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.28%) IaaS
14 5 (0.23%) BrowserStack
15 4 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
15 4 (0.19%) SoftLayer
16 3 (0.14%) Boomi
16 3 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
16 3 (0.14%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.97%) HTTP
2 48 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.10%) Internet
4 43 (2.01%) Firewall
5 37 (1.73%) AMQP
6 28 (1.31%) WAN
7 23 (1.07%) DNS
7 23 (1.07%) FTP
7 23 (1.07%) LAN
8 20 (0.93%) Network Security
9 13 (0.61%) Ethernet
9 13 (0.61%) SSL
10 11 (0.51%) VPN
11 9 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (0.37%) BGP
13 6 (0.28%) 3G
13 6 (0.28%) LDAP
13 6 (0.28%) VoIP
14 5 (0.23%) IPsec
14 5 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (10.61%) MySQL
2 177 (8.27%) Big Data
3 169 (7.90%) NoSQL
4 158 (7.38%) SQL Server
5 106 (4.95%) Relational Database
6 97 (4.53%) MongoDB
7 83 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 78 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 67 (3.13%) Hadoop
10 51 (2.38%) RDBMS
11 40 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 40 (1.87%) Oracle Database
12 35 (1.64%) Apache Hive
13 34 (1.59%) SQLite
14 26 (1.21%) DB2
15 23 (1.07%) Spark SQL
16 19 (0.89%) Text Mining
17 18 (0.84%) Data Mining
18 16 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 13 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 321 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 231 (10.79%) Maven
3 225 (10.51%) Jenkins
4 220 (10.28%) Selenium
5 188 (8.79%) JIRA
6 144 (6.73%) JUnit
7 123 (5.75%) Subversion
8 120 (5.61%) Eclipse
9 112 (5.23%) WebDriver
10 90 (4.21%) Cucumber
11 64 (2.99%) JMeter
12 61 (2.85%) Gradle
13 48 (2.24%) Ant
14 41 (1.92%) IntelliJ
15 29 (1.36%) SoapUI
15 29 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
17 27 (1.26%) Protractor
18 24 (1.12%) Gatling
18 24 (1.12%) NetBeans
General
1 286 (13.36%) Finance
2 127 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 108 (5.05%) Publishing
4 85 (3.97%) Marketing
5 63 (2.94%) Electronics
6 62 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 61 (2.85%) Banking
8 60 (2.80%) Retail
9 32 (1.50%) Advertising
10 26 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.12%) Automotive
12 18 (0.84%) Digital Economy
13 17 (0.79%) Back Office
14 16 (0.75%) Games
15 9 (0.42%) Law
16 6 (0.28%) Legal
17 4 (0.19%) Military
18 3 (0.14%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.14%) Billing
18 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1076 (50.28%) Developer
2 736 (34.39%) Java Developer
3 268 (12.52%) Senior Developer
4 250 (11.68%) Software Developer
5 227 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 226 (10.56%) Software Engineer
7 195 (9.11%) Java Engineer
8 128 (5.98%) Java Software Developer
9 119 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 113 (5.28%) Junior
11 110 (5.14%) Analyst
12 105 (4.91%) Graduate
13 87 (4.07%) Junior Developer
14 81 (3.79%) Java Software Engineer
15 72 (3.36%) Architect
15 72 (3.36%) Graduate Developer
15 72 (3.36%) QA Engineer
15 72 (3.36%) Tester
16 68 (3.18%) Development Manager
17 64 (2.99%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 579 (27.06%) Spring
2 535 (25.00%) HTML
3 448 (20.93%) CSS
4 406 (18.97%) Web Services
5 317 (14.81%) AngularJS
6 282 (13.18%) XML
7 255 (11.92%) Hibernate
8 254 (11.87%) .NET
9 232 (10.84%) REST
10 206 (9.63%) J2EE
11 201 (9.39%) RESTful
12 187 (8.74%) SOAP
13 173 (8.08%) jQuery
14 150 (7.01%) Java EE
15 133 (6.21%) JSON
16 132 (6.17%) HTML5
17 129 (6.03%) Ajax
18 107 (5.00%) JSP
19 105 (4.91%) Spring Boot
20 100 (4.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 272 (12.71%) Computer Science
2 155 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
4 83 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 76 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (2.85%) Fintech
7 58 (2.71%) User Experience
8 56 (2.62%) Algorithms
9 35 (1.64%) Data Structures
10 29 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 28 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 28 (1.31%) iPad
12 25 (1.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 24 (1.12%) Management Information System
13 24 (1.12%) Semantic Web
14 19 (0.89%) Social Media
14 19 (0.89%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.70%) N-Tier
15 15 (0.70%) Smartphone
16 13 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 517 (24.16%) Linux
2 231 (10.79%) Windows
3 199 (9.30%) Android
4 157 (7.34%) Unix
5 116 (5.42%) Apple iOS
6 47 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (1.92%) Mac OS
8 40 (1.87%) CentOS
9 32 (1.50%) Windows Server
10 27 (1.26%) VxWorks
11 23 (1.07%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.79%) Debian
13 13 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
16 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
18 6 (0.28%) Solaris
19 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1027 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
2 513 (23.97%) Software Engineering
3 495 (23.13%) TDD
4 396 (18.50%) Scrum
5 348 (16.26%) Continuous Integration
6 336 (15.70%) Test Automation
7 261 (12.20%) OO
8 220 (10.28%) BDD
9 211 (9.86%) DevOps
10 200 (9.35%) Microservices
11 199 (9.30%) Mentoring
12 169 (7.90%) SDLC
13 166 (7.76%) Open Source
14 165 (7.71%) E-Commerce
15 142 (6.64%) Unit Testing
16 117 (5.47%) OOP
17 108 (5.05%) MVC
18 106 (4.95%) Kanban
19 105 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
20 104 (4.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 707 (33.04%) JavaScript
2 611 (28.55%) SQL
3 456 (21.31%) Python
4 447 (20.89%) C++
5 354 (16.54%) C#
6 241 (11.26%) C
7 180 (8.41%) Perl
8 158 (7.38%) Bash Shell
9 136 (6.36%) PHP
10 131 (6.12%) Ruby
11 118 (5.51%) Scala
12 70 (3.27%) PL/SQL
13 69 (3.22%) Shell Script
14 54 (2.52%) Objective-C
15 36 (1.68%) Groovy
16 34 (1.59%) VB
17 29 (1.36%) Korn
18 27 (1.26%) VB.NET
19 26 (1.21%) PowerShell
19 26 (1.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 428 (20.00%) Degree
2 169 (7.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 88 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 71 (3.32%) ISTQB
5 47 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 41 (1.92%) PhD
7 31 (1.45%) Master's Degree
7 31 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 26 (1.21%) ISEB
9 24 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (0.61%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.51%) CEH
12 10 (0.47%) PMP
13 9 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
13 9 (0.42%) Sun Certification
14 8 (0.37%) OSCP
15 6 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (0.23%) CCNP
16 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
16 5 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (8.13%) QA
2 25 (1.17%) SLA
3 9 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.33%) PMO
5 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.093%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.047%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.047%) DICOM
9 1 (0.047%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.047%) GDPR
9 1 (0.047%) IASME
9 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 123 (5.75%) Docker
2 18 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 18 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 14 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.47%) Apache Flume
5 9 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 6 (0.28%) HDFS
7 6 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.19%) vSphere
9 2 (0.093%) Firmware
9 2 (0.093%) vCloud
9 2 (0.093%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.047%) iptables
10 1 (0.047%) KVM
10 1 (0.047%) Postfix
10 1 (0.047%) Squid
Systems Management
1 102 (4.77%) Ansible
2 98 (4.58%) Puppet
3 76 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (1.73%) Salt
5 24 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (0.93%) Terraform
7 15 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 15 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 15 (0.70%) Packer
8 10 (0.47%) Mesos
9 9 (0.42%) Data Guard
9 9 (0.42%) Grafana
9 9 (0.42%) Nessus
9 9 (0.42%) Nmap
9 9 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (0.37%) Kibana
10 8 (0.37%) Nagios
10 8 (0.37%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.28%) SCOM
12 4 (0.19%) Oozie
Vendors
1 330 (15.42%) Oracle
2 133 (6.21%) Microsoft
3 108 (5.05%) SAP
4 62 (2.90%) IBM
5 54 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 38 (1.78%) HP
7 34 (1.59%) Google
7 34 (1.59%) VMware
8 28 (1.31%) Talend
9 21 (0.98%) hybris
9 21 (0.98%) Sun
10 20 (0.93%) TIBCO
11 18 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (0.79%) BEA
12 17 (0.79%) Cisco
13 11 (0.51%) Cloudera
13 11 (0.51%) Juniper
14 10 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
14 10 (0.47%) SolarWinds
15 9 (0.42%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits + Qualifications
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 55k +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus, Full Training, Progression
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 35 - 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + 27 days holiday, 8% Pension & more
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Health and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Health and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable + strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago