Period
to 15 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 48 44
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 109 306 338
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.11% 5.22% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 5.49% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 141 312 316
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £38,375
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +10.53%

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 2,515 5,577 6,539
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.22% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,981 4,597 5,278
Median annual salary £56,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.88% +1.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,208 £28,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Berkshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Berkshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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 15 July 2020. 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 +31 49 £65,000 -1.89% 3
Wokingham +7 16 £70,000 +7.69%
Newbury -6 15 £57,500 +9.52%
Slough +21 12 £57,500 -19.30%
Bracknell -29 7 £52,500 -16.00%
Hungerford -1 1 £50,000 -16.67%
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (62.39%) Spring
3 42 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (37.61%) Microservices
5 36 (33.03%) React
6 34 (31.19%) TDD
7 32 (29.36%) BDD
8 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
9 29 (26.61%) Docker
10 27 (24.77%) AngularJS
10 27 (24.77%) Scrum
11 25 (22.94%) AWS
12 24 (22.02%) Web Services
12 24 (22.02%) RESTful
13 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
13 22 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (19.27%) JUnit
14 21 (19.27%) Node.js
15 18 (16.51%) Kanban
16 17 (15.60%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (15.60%) MySQL
16 17 (15.60%) Mockito
16 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
16 17 (15.60%) Java 8
17 16 (14.68%) PowerMock
17 16 (14.68%) DbUnit
17 16 (14.68%) jMock
18 15 (13.76%) Maven
18 15 (13.76%) SOAP
18 15 (13.76%) HTML

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 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.59%) Apache
2 5 (4.59%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (2.75%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Pulsar
5 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.94%) AWS
2 15 (13.76%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (10.09%) SaaS
4 6 (5.50%) Amazon Cognito
5 5 (4.59%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (2.75%) GitHub
6 3 (2.75%) Google Docs
7 2 (1.83%) Azure
7 2 (1.83%) Serverless
8 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) SSL
3 2 (1.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) MySQL
1 17 (15.60%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.83%) DB2
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.83%) HBase
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.92%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.27%) JUnit
3 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
3 17 (15.60%) Mockito
4 16 (14.68%) DbUnit
4 16 (14.68%) jMock
5 15 (13.76%) Maven
6 13 (11.93%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.83%) Gradle
7 2 (1.83%) Selenium
8 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.50%) Games
2 4 (3.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Retail
3 3 (2.75%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (62.39%) Spring
2 36 (33.03%) React
3 27 (24.77%) AngularJS
4 24 (22.02%) RESTful
4 24 (22.02%) Web Services
5 21 (19.27%) Node.js
6 16 (14.68%) PowerMock
7 15 (13.76%) HTML
7 15 (13.76%) J2EE
7 15 (13.76%) SOAP
8 13 (11.93%) REST
9 12 (11.01%) Apache Camel
10 11 (10.09%) CSS
10 11 (10.09%) Hibernate
10 11 (10.09%) Java EE
10 11 (10.09%) XML
11 5 (4.59%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (4.59%) Guice
11 5 (4.59%) JPA
11 5 (4.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (8.26%) NHS
3 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.75%) Replication
5 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Linux
2 8 (7.34%) Unix
3 4 (3.67%) Android
3 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) Microservices
3 34 (31.19%) TDD
4 32 (29.36%) BDD
5 27 (24.77%) Scrum
6 22 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (16.51%) Kanban
8 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
9 14 (12.84%) Multithreading
10 13 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (11.93%) OO
10 13 (11.93%) Software Engineering
11 12 (11.01%) Web Development
12 11 (10.09%) SOLID
12 11 (10.09%) Test Automation
12 11 (10.09%) Web Application Development
13 10 (9.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 9 (8.26%) DevOps
14 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
14 9 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.60%) Java 8
4 11 (10.09%) SQL
5 10 (9.17%) TypeScript
6 7 (6.42%) Go
7 6 (5.50%) C++
8 5 (4.59%) Python
8 5 (4.59%) Ruby
9 4 (3.67%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.75%) C#
10 3 (2.75%) Formula Language
10 3 (2.75%) LotusScript
11 2 (1.83%) AWK
11 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.83%) Korn
11 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.83%) sed
11 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.83%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (26.61%) Docker
2 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.17%) vSphere
3 3 (2.75%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Kubernetes
1 11 (10.09%) Terraform
2 1 (0.92%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) VMware
2 9 (8.26%) Google
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.75%) Lotus
5 2 (1.83%) Splunk
6 1 (0.92%) hybris
6 1 (0.92%) NetIQ