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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 63 117 64
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 199 117 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.56% 1.99% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 2.14% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 176 106 210
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
5213 5459 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.19% 93.05% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3853 3961 3977
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +42 99 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Newbury +13 30 £56,250 +32.35% 3
Maidenhead +18 27 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bracknell +13 16 £43,500 -6.95%
Wokingham +9 4 £50,500 +1.00% 2
Slough +8 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 357 (100.00%) Java
2 190 (53.22%) Spring
3 176 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (41.46%) J2EE
5 145 (40.62%) JavaScript
6 128 (35.85%) SQL
7 111 (31.09%) TDD
8 104 (29.13%) HTML
9 101 (28.29%) Hibernate
10 84 (23.53%) MySQL
11 83 (23.25%) Scrum
12 79 (22.13%) Finance
13 78 (21.85%) Git (software)
14 77 (21.57%) XML
15 75 (21.01%) Oracle
15 75 (21.01%) Linux
16 74 (20.73%) CSS
17 73 (20.45%) Web Services
18 67 (18.77%) Degree
19 64 (17.93%) SOA
20 60 (16.81%) Software Engineering
21 59 (16.53%) JSON
22 56 (15.69%) UNIX
23 52 (14.57%) SOAP
24 51 (14.29%) Struts
24 51 (14.29%) Subversion
25 50 (14.01%) Ajax
26 49 (13.73%) SQL Server
26 49 (13.73%) Tomcat
27 47 (13.17%) Maven

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 46 (12.89%) JBoss
3 26 (7.28%) WebLogic
4 22 (6.16%) WebSphere
5 20 (5.60%) Apache
6 14 (3.92%) CMS
7 10 (2.80%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.40%) IIS
8 5 (1.40%) Liferay
8 5 (1.40%) WildFly
9 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (1.12%) Node.js
9 4 (1.12%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.56%) nginx
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (2.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.80%) SaaS
2 6 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) GitHub
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.92%) HTTP
2 8 (2.24%) LDAP
3 7 (1.96%) AMQP
4 2 (0.56%) DNS
4 2 (0.56%) SSL
4 2 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (23.53%) MySQL
2 49 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 43 (12.04%) Relational Database
4 29 (8.12%) NoSQL
4 29 (8.12%) RDBMS
5 16 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.96%) Riak
8 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.68%) Hazelcast
9 6 (1.68%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.12%) DB2
10 4 (1.12%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.56%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 78 (21.85%) Git (software)
2 51 (14.29%) Subversion
3 47 (13.17%) Maven
4 38 (10.64%) NetBeans
5 37 (10.36%) JUnit
6 33 (9.24%) IntelliJ
7 31 (8.68%) Selenium
8 30 (8.40%) Eclipse
9 28 (7.84%) Ant
10 25 (7.00%) Jenkins
11 13 (3.64%) JIRA
12 10 (2.80%) Mockito
13 7 (1.96%) ClearCase
14 6 (1.68%) ClearQuest
15 4 (1.12%) JMeter
15 4 (1.12%) Log4j
15 4 (1.12%) DbUnit
15 4 (1.12%) EasyMock
15 4 (1.12%) Cucumber
16 3 (0.84%) JBehave
General
1 79 (22.13%) Finance
2 32 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.04%) Banking
4 15 (4.20%) Advertising
5 6 (1.68%) Retail
6 4 (1.12%) Marketing
6 4 (1.12%) Automotive
7 3 (0.84%) Electronics
7 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (53.22%) Spring
2 148 (41.46%) J2EE
3 104 (29.13%) HTML
4 101 (28.29%) Hibernate
5 77 (21.57%) XML
6 74 (20.73%) CSS
7 73 (20.45%) Web Services
8 59 (16.53%) JSON
9 52 (14.57%) SOAP
10 51 (14.29%) Struts
11 50 (14.01%) Ajax
12 47 (13.17%) jQuery
13 41 (11.48%) GWT
14 35 (9.80%) REST
15 34 (9.52%) JDBC
16 33 (9.24%) RESTful
17 31 (8.68%) JSP
18 29 (8.12%) Java EE
19 28 (7.84%) Spring Security
20 24 (6.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.17%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.00%) Open Source
4 16 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.52%) iPad
7 8 (2.24%) User Experience
7 8 (2.24%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.84%) DTV
11 2 (0.56%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.28%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 75 (21.01%) Linux
2 56 (15.69%) UNIX
3 18 (5.04%) Android
4 14 (3.92%) Windows
4 14 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) VMS
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (31.09%) TDD
3 83 (23.25%) Scrum
4 64 (17.93%) SOA
5 60 (16.81%) Software Engineering
6 44 (12.32%) Unit Testing
7 38 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (10.64%) MVC
8 33 (9.24%) Multithreading
9 32 (8.96%) Validation
10 31 (8.68%) Waterfall
11 30 (8.40%) Web Development
12 29 (8.12%) E-Commerce
13 28 (7.84%) OO
14 25 (7.00%) BDD
15 19 (5.32%) Mentoring
16 17 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (4.76%) User Stories
16 17 (4.76%) UML
16 17 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 357 (100.00%) Java
2 145 (40.62%) JavaScript
3 128 (35.85%) SQL
4 21 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 18 (5.04%) Python
5 18 (5.04%) C#
6 15 (4.20%) PHP
7 14 (3.92%) Ruby
8 13 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.64%) Perl
8 13 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.80%) C++
10 8 (2.24%) XQuery
11 6 (1.68%) XPath
12 5 (1.40%) Groovy
13 4 (1.12%) Scala
14 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.56%) Pascal
14 2 (0.56%) Delphi
14 2 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (18.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.68%) Puppet
2 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (21.01%) Oracle
2 16 (4.48%) SAP
3 10 (2.80%) hybris
4 7 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.12%) Remedy
5 4 (1.12%) VMware
6 2 (0.56%) IBM
6 2 (0.56%) Sybase
6 2 (0.56%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.28%) Google
7 1 (0.28%) GigaSpaces
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