The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 71 128 64
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 179 89 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.56% 1.62% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 1.75% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 157 73 194
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £38,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4685 5099 4876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.16% 92.78% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3512 3703 3869
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Berkshire region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +52 89 £53,750 +13.15% 5
Maidenhead +18 21 £60,000 +34.83%
Newbury +3 19 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Bracknell +21 12 £43,500 -6.95%
Wokingham +9 12 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Slough +5 4 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 364 (100.00%) Java
2 194 (53.30%) Spring
3 184 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (42.03%) J2EE
5 140 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 125 (34.34%) SQL
7 111 (30.49%) TDD
8 110 (30.22%) Hibernate
9 97 (26.65%) HTML
10 94 (25.82%) MySQL
11 90 (24.73%) Scrum
12 80 (21.98%) Web Services
13 79 (21.70%) Git (software)
14 78 (21.43%) Linux
15 75 (20.60%) XML
16 71 (19.51%) CSS
17 70 (19.23%) SOA
18 69 (18.96%) Finance
19 68 (18.68%) Oracle
20 65 (17.86%) Degree
21 57 (15.66%) Software Engineering
22 56 (15.38%) JSON
22 56 (15.38%) jQuery
23 52 (14.29%) Tomcat
24 51 (14.01%) Maven
25 50 (13.74%) Unit Testing
25 50 (13.74%) UNIX
26 49 (13.46%) JBoss
26 49 (13.46%) Computer Science
27 48 (13.19%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 49 (13.46%) JBoss
3 27 (7.42%) WebLogic
4 24 (6.59%) WebSphere
5 19 (5.22%) Apache
6 12 (3.30%) CMS
7 10 (2.75%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.37%) IIS
8 5 (1.37%) WildFly
9 4 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (1.10%) Node.js
9 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.10%) Liferay
9 4 (1.10%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) BusinessWare
1 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.44%) SaaS
2 12 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.40%) HTTP
2 8 (2.20%) LDAP
3 7 (1.92%) AMQP
4 2 (0.55%) DNS
4 2 (0.55%) SSL
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (25.82%) MySQL
2 44 (12.09%) SQL Server
3 40 (10.99%) NoSQL
4 38 (10.44%) Relational Database
5 24 (6.59%) RDBMS
6 19 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.30%) Riak
9 8 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.65%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.10%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.10%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.10%) Big Data
12 4 (1.10%) DB2
13 2 (0.55%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 51 (14.01%) Maven
3 48 (13.19%) Subversion
4 46 (12.64%) JUnit
5 38 (10.44%) Ant
6 36 (9.89%) NetBeans
7 35 (9.62%) Selenium
8 32 (8.79%) IntelliJ
9 29 (7.97%) Eclipse
9 29 (7.97%) Jenkins
10 17 (4.67%) JIRA
11 9 (2.47%) Mockito
12 6 (1.65%) ClearCase
12 6 (1.65%) ClearQuest
13 4 (1.10%) JMeter
13 4 (1.10%) Log4j
13 4 (1.10%) EasyMock
13 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.10%) DbUnit
14 3 (0.82%) JBehave
General
1 69 (18.96%) Finance
2 32 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.67%) Banking
4 10 (2.75%) Advertising
5 7 (1.92%) Retail
6 4 (1.10%) Automotive
7 3 (0.82%) Law
7 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Electronics
7 3 (0.82%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (53.30%) Spring
2 153 (42.03%) J2EE
3 110 (30.22%) Hibernate
4 97 (26.65%) HTML
5 80 (21.98%) Web Services
6 75 (20.60%) XML
7 71 (19.51%) CSS
8 56 (15.38%) JSON
8 56 (15.38%) jQuery
9 46 (12.64%) SOAP
10 45 (12.36%) Struts
10 45 (12.36%) GWT
11 44 (12.09%) Ajax
12 36 (9.89%) RESTful
13 33 (9.07%) Spring Security
14 31 (8.52%) REST
15 30 (8.24%) JSP
16 28 (7.69%) Java EE
17 27 (7.42%) AngularJS
18 26 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.47%) iPad
5 9 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.92%) User Experience
6 7 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.92%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.10%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.82%) DTV
8 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 78 (21.43%) Linux
2 50 (13.74%) UNIX
3 20 (5.49%) Android
4 16 (4.40%) Windows
5 15 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.82%) AIX
8 2 (0.55%) VMS
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) SUSE
9 1 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (30.49%) TDD
3 90 (24.73%) Scrum
4 70 (19.23%) SOA
5 57 (15.66%) Software Engineering
6 50 (13.74%) Unit Testing
7 41 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (10.16%) Multithreading
9 35 (9.62%) Web Development
10 34 (9.34%) MVC
11 32 (8.79%) Validation
11 32 (8.79%) Waterfall
12 31 (8.52%) SDLC
13 30 (8.24%) OO
14 28 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 28 (7.69%) Open Source
15 26 (7.14%) BDD
16 20 (5.49%) OOP
17 18 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (4.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 364 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 125 (34.34%) SQL
4 22 (6.04%) Python
5 21 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 17 (4.67%) Ruby
6 17 (4.67%) PHP
6 17 (4.67%) C#
7 14 (3.85%) Perl
7 14 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.30%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.47%) C++
10 8 (2.20%) XQuery
11 6 (1.65%) XPath
12 2 (0.55%) Groovy
12 2 (0.55%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.55%) C-shell
12 2 (0.55%) Korn
12 2 (0.55%) VBScript
13 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 65 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.75%) Puppet
2 7 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 68 (18.68%) Oracle
2 16 (4.40%) SAP
3 11 (3.02%) hybris
4 7 (1.92%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.10%) VMware
5 4 (1.10%) Remedy
6 3 (0.82%) webMethods
6 3 (0.82%) Vitria
6 3 (0.82%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.55%) Sybase
7 2 (0.55%) IBM
7 2 (0.55%) Apple
7 2 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.27%) ATG
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe
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X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Really Good !
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wokingham
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and 20% Cash Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, 28 holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 21 days ago