The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 211 206 199
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 17 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 20
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Java Software Engineer
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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 - 15 £50,000 - 3
Slough - 2 £56,250 -
Java Software Engineer
South East

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (76.92%) Open Source
3 18 (69.23%) Spring
4 14 (53.85%) J2EE
4 14 (53.85%) Servlets
5 13 (50.00%) XML
6 12 (46.15%) CSS
6 12 (46.15%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (42.31%) RESTful
7 11 (42.31%) Struts2
7 11 (42.31%) Node.js
7 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 11 (42.31%) JDBC
7 11 (42.31%) Struts
7 11 (42.31%) LDAP
8 9 (34.62%) MVC
9 8 (30.77%) Linux
9 8 (30.77%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
10 7 (26.92%) SOA
11 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
11 6 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (23.08%) French Language
11 6 (23.08%) FreeMarker
11 6 (23.08%) Software Architecture
11 6 (23.08%) HTML5
11 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (23.08%) Maven

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) Node.js
2 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
1 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 6 (23.08%) French Language
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) Spring
2 14 (53.85%) J2EE
2 14 (53.85%) Servlets
3 13 (50.00%) XML
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
5 11 (42.31%) RESTful
5 11 (42.31%) Struts2
5 11 (42.31%) JDBC
5 11 (42.31%) Struts
6 6 (23.08%) FreeMarker
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
6 6 (23.08%) Ajax
7 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) JMS
7 5 (19.23%) Apache Camel
7 5 (19.23%) jQuery
8 4 (15.38%) CSS3
9 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Open Source
2 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) SOA
4 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 6 (23.08%) Software Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) Functional Programming
7 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Code Coverage
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) AspectJ
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) CA
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
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