The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 136 135 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 8 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.52% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.57% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 36
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
Berkshire

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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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 Reading

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
5 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) EJB
7 4 (33.33%) Struts
7 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (33.33%) Banking
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle
8 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (25.00%) JSF
8 3 (25.00%) Java EE
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (16.67%) Perl
9 2 (16.67%) MySQL
9 2 (16.67%) UML
9 2 (16.67%) JBoss
9 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (16.67%) OOD
9 2 (16.67%) jQuery
9 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Multithreading

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) EJB
4 4 (33.33%) Struts
5 3 (25.00%) JSF
5 3 (25.00%) Java EE
6 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) JPA
7 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) OSGi
7 1 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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