The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 102 137 139
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.37% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.40% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +2.32%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1331 2025 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.30% 94.36% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1568 1505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Java Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
5 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
6 11 (57.89%) Open Source
6 11 (57.89%) BDD
6 11 (57.89%) Big Data
7 10 (52.63%) Information Governance
7 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
7 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
7 10 (52.63%) RESTful
7 10 (52.63%) Secure Coding
7 10 (52.63%) Regression Testing
7 10 (52.63%) Web Services
7 10 (52.63%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Spring
10 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
10 4 (21.05%) Scrum
10 4 (21.05%) HTML
10 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
11 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
11 3 (15.79%) DevOps
11 3 (15.79%) C#
11 3 (15.79%) .NET
11 3 (15.79%) J2EE
11 3 (15.79%) Linux

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 11 (57.89%) Big Data
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
5 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) RESTful
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.53%) Java EE
5 2 (10.53%) JPA
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.26%) Apache CXF
6 1 (5.26%) D3.js
6 1 (5.26%) ELK Stack
6 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
6 1 (5.26%) Node.js
6 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 11 (57.89%) Open Source
4 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Information Governance
4 10 (52.63%) Regression Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Secure Coding
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Microservices
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source Development
8 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Talend