Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 51 93
Rank change year-on-year +4 +42 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 321 305 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.05% 4.98% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 5.21% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 317 242 251
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,068 5,855 8,379
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.58% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,930 4,707 6,645
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Berkshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Berkshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Berkshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 133 £55,000 -4.35% 16
Newbury +3 81 £55,000 - 1
Bracknell +21 42 £62,500 +38.89% 8
Maidenhead -22 25 £65,000 +136.36% 3
Slough -23 9 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Windsor -9 3 £55,000 -
Ascot +19 1 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Wokingham +1 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 321 (100.00%) Java
2 194 (60.44%) Spring
3 171 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (34.89%) Java 8
5 111 (34.58%) JavaScript
6 105 (32.71%) Microservices
7 97 (30.22%) SQL
8 88 (27.41%) TDD
9 75 (23.36%) Degree
10 74 (23.05%) NoSQL
11 73 (22.74%) Linux
12 71 (22.12%) HTML
13 70 (21.81%) Amazon AWS
13 70 (21.81%) Software Engineering
14 68 (21.18%) Eclipse
15 67 (20.87%) Python
16 63 (19.63%) Tomcat
16 63 (19.63%) CSS
17 59 (18.38%) Hibernate
17 59 (18.38%) Maven
18 58 (18.07%) Web Services
19 57 (17.76%) Multithreading
19 57 (17.76%) MongoDB
20 55 (17.13%) Jenkins
21 54 (16.82%) Git (software)
22 53 (16.51%) AngularJS
23 51 (15.89%) BDD
23 51 (15.89%) MySQL
24 50 (15.58%) Scrum
25 49 (15.26%) Computer Science

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 63 (19.63%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.05%) Apache
4 13 (4.05%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.56%) JBoss
5 5 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 70 (21.81%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.18%) SaaS
4 5 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.93%) GitHub
5 3 (0.93%) Serverless
6 2 (0.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.74%) Internet
2 4 (1.25%) AMQP
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
3 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (23.05%) NoSQL
2 57 (17.76%) MongoDB
3 51 (15.89%) MySQL
4 44 (13.71%) SQL Server
5 41 (12.77%) Relational Database
6 37 (11.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 36 (11.21%) RDBMS
8 35 (10.90%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (8.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 25 (7.79%) Big Data
11 13 (4.05%) Amazon Aurora
12 7 (2.18%) HBase
13 5 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.25%) Amazon QuickSight
14 4 (1.25%) CouchDB
14 4 (1.25%) Hazelcast
14 4 (1.25%) Pentaho
14 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.93%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 68 (21.18%) Eclipse
2 59 (18.38%) Maven
3 55 (17.13%) Jenkins
4 54 (16.82%) Git (software)
5 28 (8.72%) IntelliJ
5 28 (8.72%) Subversion
6 26 (8.10%) JUnit
7 19 (5.92%) Gradle
8 12 (3.74%) CruiseControl
9 10 (3.12%) JIRA
10 7 (2.18%) Mockito
11 6 (1.87%) Gatling
12 5 (1.56%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.56%) git-flow
12 5 (1.56%) Selenium
13 4 (1.25%) JMeter
13 4 (1.25%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
15 1 (0.31%) Ant
15 1 (0.31%) Appium
General
1 36 (11.21%) Finance
2 16 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.05%) Banking
4 9 (2.80%) Marketing
5 8 (2.49%) Electronics
5 8 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (60.44%) Spring
2 71 (22.12%) HTML
3 63 (19.63%) CSS
4 59 (18.38%) Hibernate
5 58 (18.07%) Web Services
6 53 (16.51%) AngularJS
7 44 (13.71%) Node.js
8 37 (11.53%) J2EE
9 33 (10.28%) JMS
10 32 (9.97%) HTML5
10 32 (9.97%) jQuery
11 30 (9.35%) REST
12 28 (8.72%) RESTful
13 26 (8.10%) React
14 19 (5.92%) CSS3
14 19 (5.92%) Spring Boot
15 15 (4.67%) JAX-RS
15 15 (4.67%) Kafka
15 15 (4.67%) Servlets
16 13 (4.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.26%) Computer Science
2 44 (13.71%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (13.71%) Fintech
3 37 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.17%) Algorithms
5 17 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (4.98%) Robotics
7 9 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.80%) User Experience
8 6 (1.87%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.87%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.87%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.62%) Blog
10 2 (0.62%) Life Science
10 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.31%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.31%) RIA
11 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 73 (22.74%) Linux
2 25 (7.79%) Unix
3 9 (2.80%) Windows
4 6 (1.87%) AIX
5 2 (0.62%) Android
5 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (32.71%) Microservices
3 88 (27.41%) TDD
4 70 (21.81%) Software Engineering
5 57 (17.76%) Multithreading
6 51 (15.89%) BDD
7 50 (15.58%) Scrum
8 40 (12.46%) Mentoring
9 33 (10.28%) OO
10 32 (9.97%) Mathematics
11 31 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (9.35%) MVC
13 26 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (7.17%) SOA
14 23 (7.17%) Test Automation
14 23 (7.17%) User Stories
15 19 (5.92%) Product Management
16 18 (5.61%) Domain-Driven Design
17 16 (4.98%) Kanban
18 15 (4.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 321 (100.00%) Java
2 112 (34.89%) Java 8
3 111 (34.58%) JavaScript
4 97 (30.22%) SQL
5 67 (20.87%) Python
6 20 (6.23%) C#
7 19 (5.92%) C
8 13 (4.05%) C++
9 6 (1.87%) Scala
10 5 (1.56%) R
10 5 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.25%) Cython
11 4 (1.25%) Go
12 2 (0.62%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.62%) Perl
12 2 (0.62%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.31%) ABAP
13 1 (0.31%) PHP
13 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (23.36%) Degree
2 44 (13.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.30%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) PSD2
3 1 (0.31%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (5.61%) Docker
2 7 (2.18%) HDFS
3 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (4.36%) Kibana
2 13 (4.05%) Ansible
3 4 (1.25%) Terraform
4 3 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.62%) logstash
5 2 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (13.08%) Oracle
2 9 (2.80%) SAP
3 6 (1.87%) Cadence
3 6 (1.87%) webMethods
4 4 (1.25%) Birst
5 2 (0.62%) Google
6 1 (0.31%) Sybase