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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 163 205 182
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 60 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 0.26% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.28% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 42
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
4988 5314 5007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.49% 93.31% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3878 3924
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 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
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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
Reading +26 41 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Newbury +19 13 £57,500 +9.52%
Maidenhead 0 5 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (71.88%) Spring
3 48 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (50.00%) J2EE
4 39 (40.63%) TDD
5 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
5 38 (39.58%) Web Services
6 33 (34.38%) MySQL
6 33 (34.38%) SQL
6 33 (34.38%) Scrum
7 32 (33.33%) SOA
8 26 (27.08%) Finance
9 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
10 22 (22.92%) GWT
11 20 (20.83%) Oracle
11 20 (20.83%) NoSQL
12 19 (19.79%) Spring Security
13 18 (18.75%) XML
14 17 (17.71%) Linux
14 17 (17.71%) HTML
14 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
15 16 (16.67%) RESTful
15 16 (16.67%) Maven
16 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
16 15 (15.63%) JSON
17 14 (14.58%) jQuery
17 14 (14.58%) Struts
17 14 (14.58%) Tomcat
17 14 (14.58%) SaaS
18 13 (13.54%) Apache Cassandra

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 14 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.46%) JBoss
3 8 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.17%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.17%) Liferay
5 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.04%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) SaaS
2 9 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) MySQL
2 20 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.38%) Riak
5 8 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.17%) Hazelcast
7 4 (4.17%) CouchDB
8 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.67%) Maven
3 13 (13.54%) Ant
4 9 (9.38%) Eclipse
5 7 (7.29%) JUnit
6 5 (5.21%) Subversion
7 4 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.17%) Log4j
7 4 (4.17%) JMeter
8 1 (1.04%) Selenium
8 1 (1.04%) JBehave
8 1 (1.04%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 26 (27.08%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.38%) Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Advertising
5 4 (4.17%) Retail
6 3 (3.13%) Electronics
6 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (71.88%) Spring
2 48 (50.00%) J2EE
3 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
3 38 (39.58%) Web Services
4 22 (22.92%) GWT
5 19 (19.79%) Spring Security
6 18 (18.75%) XML
7 17 (17.71%) HTML
8 16 (16.67%) RESTful
9 15 (15.63%) JSON
10 14 (14.58%) jQuery
10 14 (14.58%) Struts
11 12 (12.50%) Ajax
12 9 (9.38%) Spring MVC
13 8 (8.33%) REST
13 8 (8.33%) .NET
13 8 (8.33%) JSP
14 7 (7.29%) Servlets
14 7 (7.29%) XSLT
14 7 (7.29%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.13%) DTV
5 3 (3.13%) Open Source
6 1 (1.04%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) Linux
2 6 (6.25%) UNIX
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (40.63%) TDD
3 33 (34.38%) Scrum
4 32 (33.33%) SOA
5 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.50%) BDD
6 11 (11.46%) MVC
7 9 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.38%) Document Management
7 9 (9.38%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.38%) User Stories
8 8 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 8 (8.33%) OO
9 7 (7.29%) Service Management
9 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.25%) UML
11 5 (5.21%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (34.38%) SQL
3 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.33%) C#
6 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.17%) XPath
7 4 (4.17%) XQuery
8 2 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) VMware
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.04%) IBM
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
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