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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 161 206 182
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 54 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.22% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 38
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £44,550 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
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%

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 22 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 22 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 +26 38 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Newbury +6 7 £57,500 +6.97%
Maidenhead +3 6 £52,500 +17.31%
Slough - 2 £57,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 95 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (71.58%) Spring
3 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (50.53%) J2EE
5 39 (41.05%) TDD
6 37 (38.95%) Web Services
7 35 (36.84%) Hibernate
8 33 (34.74%) SQL
9 32 (33.68%) SOA
9 32 (33.68%) Scrum
10 30 (31.58%) MySQL
11 26 (27.37%) Finance
12 25 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.16%) GWT
14 21 (22.11%) HTML
15 20 (21.05%) NoSQL
16 19 (20.00%) Oracle
16 19 (20.00%) Spring Security
17 17 (17.89%) RESTful
17 17 (17.89%) Jenkins
18 16 (16.84%) Maven
18 16 (16.84%) Linux
19 15 (15.79%) Tomcat
19 15 (15.79%) XML
19 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
19 15 (15.79%) jQuery
20 14 (14.74%) Struts
20 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
20 14 (14.74%) SaaS
21 13 (13.68%) Apache Cassandra

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 15 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.53%) JBoss
3 8 (8.42%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.21%) Liferay
5 4 (4.21%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.21%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) SaaS
2 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) AMQP
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.58%) MySQL
2 20 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.47%) Riak
4 9 (9.47%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.42%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.21%) CouchDB
7 4 (4.21%) Hazelcast
8 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.11%) Big Data
8 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.84%) Maven
3 13 (13.68%) Ant
4 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
4 8 (8.42%) JUnit
5 5 (5.26%) Subversion
6 4 (4.21%) JMeter
6 4 (4.21%) Log4j
6 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.05%) JBehave
7 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 26 (27.37%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.53%) Banking
4 5 (5.26%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Marketing
5 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (71.58%) Spring
2 48 (50.53%) J2EE
3 37 (38.95%) Web Services
4 35 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 22 (23.16%) GWT
6 21 (22.11%) HTML
7 19 (20.00%) Spring Security
8 17 (17.89%) RESTful
9 15 (15.79%) XML
9 15 (15.79%) jQuery
10 14 (14.74%) Struts
11 13 (13.68%) JSON
12 9 (9.47%) Spring MVC
12 9 (9.47%) Ajax
13 8 (8.42%) .NET
13 8 (8.42%) JSP
14 7 (7.37%) REST
14 7 (7.37%) HTML5
14 7 (7.37%) Servlets
15 6 (6.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.21%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.21%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.16%) Open Source
5 3 (3.16%) DTV
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Android
4 4 (4.21%) Windows
4 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) TDD
3 32 (33.68%) SOA
3 32 (33.68%) Scrum
4 12 (12.63%) BDD
5 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.58%) MVC
6 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.47%) User Stories
7 9 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.47%) Document Management
7 9 (9.47%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.47%) OO
7 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.37%) Multithreading
8 7 (7.37%) Service Management
9 6 (6.32%) UML
10 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (34.74%) SQL
3 25 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.42%) C#
6 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.21%) XQuery
7 4 (4.21%) XPath
8 2 (2.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Puppet
1 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) VMware
3 3 (3.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) IBM
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe
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