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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 120 138 126
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 21 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 0.082% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.088% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 11
Average salary £60,000 £68,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
2140 2270 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.82% 92.69% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1663 1737
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 2 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (74.07%) J2EE
3 36 (66.67%) Spring
4 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
5 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (38.89%) MySQL
6 21 (38.89%) Web Services
7 20 (37.04%) GWT
8 17 (31.48%) Spring Security
9 16 (29.63%) Maven
10 15 (27.78%) Degree
10 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 15 (27.78%) Linux
11 14 (25.93%) Scrum
12 13 (24.07%) SOA
12 13 (24.07%) Ant
12 13 (24.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (24.07%) NoSQL
12 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
13 12 (22.22%) Finance
14 10 (18.52%) HTML
14 10 (18.52%) SQL
15 9 (16.67%) Business Continuity
15 9 (16.67%) TDD
15 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
15 9 (16.67%) Riak
15 9 (16.67%) Document Management
15 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
15 9 (16.67%) RESTful

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.26%) JBoss
4 4 (7.41%) Liferay
4 4 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) MySQL
2 13 (24.07%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (24.07%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.67%) Riak
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Maven
2 13 (24.07%) Ant
2 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.11%) Subversion
5 4 (7.41%) Log4j
5 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) JBehave
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (74.07%) J2EE
2 36 (66.67%) Spring
3 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
4 21 (38.89%) Web Services
5 20 (37.04%) GWT
6 17 (31.48%) Spring Security
7 10 (18.52%) HTML
8 9 (16.67%) RESTful
9 8 (14.81%) jQuery
10 7 (12.96%) JSP
11 6 (11.11%) Servlets
11 6 (11.11%) XML
11 6 (11.11%) HTML5
12 5 (9.26%) REST
12 5 (9.26%) Struts
13 4 (7.41%) Ajax
13 4 (7.41%) EJB
13 4 (7.41%) CSS
13 4 (7.41%) XSD
13 4 (7.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.41%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) SOA
4 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 9 (16.67%) TDD
4 9 (16.67%) Document Management
4 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.11%) UML
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.26%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Garbage Collection
7 4 (7.41%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.41%) System Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (7.41%) B2B
7 4 (7.41%) B2C
7 4 (7.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.41%) XPath
6 4 (7.41%) XQuery
7 2 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) IBM
2 4 (7.41%) VMware
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