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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 118 121 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 23 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.98% 0.76% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.82% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 35
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 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,000 £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
2189 2063 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.99% 92.51% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1582 1600
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,800 £28,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) Spring
3 21 (77.78%) J2EE
4 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
5 12 (44.44%) MySQL
5 12 (44.44%) GWT
6 10 (37.04%) Spring Security
6 10 (37.04%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) SOA
10 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
10 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
10 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.11%) JSF
11 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
11 3 (11.11%) Linux
11 3 (11.11%) EJB
11 3 (11.11%) Struts
11 3 (11.11%) JBoss
11 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
11 3 (11.11%) jQuery
11 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
12 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (7.41%) HTML5
12 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.70%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Log4j
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JBehave
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) Spring
2 21 (77.78%) J2EE
3 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
4 12 (44.44%) GWT
5 10 (37.04%) Spring Security
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) JSF
6 3 (11.11%) EJB
6 3 (11.11%) Struts
6 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.41%) Java EE
7 2 (7.41%) JSON
7 2 (7.41%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) VXML
8 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) SOA
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) UML
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (3.70%) E-business
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) B2B
5 1 (3.70%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) XQuery
6 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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