The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 199 156 122
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 26 75 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 1.27% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.36% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 74 97
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
Senior 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
5476 5524 5134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.07% 93.28% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3850 4053 4264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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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
Newbury +1 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Reading -1 8 £53,750 +7.50% 2
Maidenhead +7 4 £52,500 -12.50%
Slough -14 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Bracknell -19 1 £55,500 -14.61%
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (54.69%) Spring
3 33 (51.56%) SQL
4 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (46.88%) J2EE
6 26 (40.63%) TDD
6 26 (40.63%) Hibernate
7 25 (39.06%) Struts
8 21 (32.81%) Finance
9 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
11 17 (26.56%) Degree
11 17 (26.56%) Banking
12 16 (25.00%) MVC
12 16 (25.00%) BDD
13 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
13 15 (23.44%) XML
14 14 (21.88%) Spring MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Service Management
16 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
16 12 (18.75%) SOAP
17 11 (17.19%) OO
18 10 (15.63%) Linux
18 10 (15.63%) HTML
18 10 (15.63%) EJB
19 9 (14.06%) JDBC
19 9 (14.06%) XSLT
19 9 (14.06%) Ajax
19 9 (14.06%) Automated Testing
20 8 (12.50%) Apache Wicket

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) nginx
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.56%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Gradle
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
3 2 (3.13%) Ant
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Banking
3 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (54.69%) Spring
2 30 (46.88%) J2EE
3 26 (40.63%) Hibernate
4 25 (39.06%) Struts
5 15 (23.44%) XML
6 14 (21.88%) Spring MVC
7 12 (18.75%) SOAP
8 10 (15.63%) HTML
8 10 (15.63%) EJB
9 9 (14.06%) JDBC
9 9 (14.06%) XSLT
9 9 (14.06%) Ajax
10 8 (12.50%) Apache Wicket
10 8 (12.50%) JSP
10 8 (12.50%) CSS
11 7 (10.94%) Web Services
12 5 (7.81%) JSON
12 5 (7.81%) JSTL
13 4 (6.25%) Servlets
13 4 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) Open Source
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) TDD
3 16 (25.00%) MVC
3 16 (25.00%) BDD
4 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
5 13 (20.31%) Service Management
6 11 (17.19%) OO
7 9 (14.06%) Automated Testing
8 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.38%) Scrum
10 5 (7.81%) SOA
11 4 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 4 (6.25%) Change Control
11 4 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.25%) Kanban
12 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
12 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (51.56%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
5 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.69%) Scala
6 2 (3.13%) PHP5
6 2 (3.13%) Perl
6 2 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle
1 5 (7.81%) Remedy
2 1 (1.56%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (1.56%) Zend
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
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