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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 114 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 33 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 0.62% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.66% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 24
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2302 2259 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.41% 92.73% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1692 1621
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (80.49%) Spring
3 32 (78.05%) J2EE
4 20 (48.78%) Hibernate
5 19 (46.34%) MySQL
5 19 (46.34%) Web Services
6 17 (41.46%) GWT
7 14 (34.15%) Spring Security
8 13 (31.71%) SOA
9 11 (26.83%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) Linux
10 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (24.39%) Maven
11 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle
11 8 (19.51%) Ant
11 8 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
11 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
12 7 (17.07%) WebLogic
12 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
13 6 (14.63%) JBoss
13 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
13 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
13 6 (14.63%) jQuery
14 5 (12.20%) HTML
14 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
14 5 (12.20%) EJB

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 7 (17.07%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.63%) JBoss
2 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.76%) Liferay
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.76%) Riak
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Maven
2 8 (19.51%) Ant
2 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
4 5 (12.20%) Subversion
5 4 (9.76%) Log4j
5 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.44%) JBehave
6 1 (2.44%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) Spring
2 32 (78.05%) J2EE
3 20 (48.78%) Hibernate
4 19 (46.34%) Web Services
5 17 (41.46%) GWT
6 14 (34.15%) Spring Security
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) REST
8 5 (12.20%) XML
8 5 (12.20%) EJB
8 5 (12.20%) HTML
8 5 (12.20%) Struts
8 5 (12.20%) Ajax
8 5 (12.20%) JSON
9 4 (9.76%) JSP
9 4 (9.76%) Servlets
9 4 (9.76%) XSD
9 4 (9.76%) XSL
9 4 (9.76%) XSLT
9 4 (9.76%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
2 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) Open Source
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) SOA
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) UML
3 5 (12.20%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.76%) System Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (9.76%) B2B
4 4 (9.76%) B2C
4 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.76%) TDD
4 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
4 4 (9.76%) Document Management
4 4 (9.76%) Use Case
4 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) XPath
6 4 (9.76%) XQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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Posted: 6 days ago
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