Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £59,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 47 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 +29 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 275 346 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.54% 5.37% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.79% 5.62% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 274 305 283
Berkshire median annual salary £59,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.48% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,625 £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 5,744 6,153 8,099
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.50% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,577 4,948 6,345
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +1 115 £55,000 -4.35% 13
Newbury 0 55 £60,000 +17.07% 4
Bracknell +21 52 £62,500 +38.89% 9
Maidenhead -23 22 £65,000 +52.94% 7
Slough -43 6 £27,500 -38.89%
Wokingham +19 5 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Ascot +25 1 £27,500 -52.17%
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 275 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (62.55%) Spring
3 155 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (38.55%) JavaScript
4 106 (38.55%) Microservices
5 95 (34.55%) Java 8
6 82 (29.82%) TDD
7 63 (22.91%) Linux
7 63 (22.91%) NoSQL
8 62 (22.55%) Degree
8 62 (22.55%) SQL
8 62 (22.55%) Python
9 61 (22.18%) Git (software)
9 61 (22.18%) Amazon AWS
10 60 (21.82%) HTML
11 58 (21.09%) Software Engineering
12 56 (20.36%) Maven
13 54 (19.64%) Multithreading
14 53 (19.27%) MongoDB
15 52 (18.91%) Hibernate
16 51 (18.55%) CSS
16 51 (18.55%) Relational Database
17 50 (18.18%) Jenkins
18 49 (17.82%) Eclipse
19 45 (16.36%) Tomcat
20 43 (15.64%) Web Services
21 42 (15.27%) AngularJS
22 41 (14.91%) RDBMS
22 41 (14.91%) Scrum
23 40 (14.55%) MySQL

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 45 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 17 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.73%) Apache Solr
4 9 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.82%) Apache
6 4 (1.45%) JBoss
7 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.36%) Liferay
9 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 61 (22.18%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.18%) SaaS
4 4 (1.45%) GitHub
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.73%) Serverless
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.18%) Internet
2 2 (0.73%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) AMQP
3 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.91%) NoSQL
2 53 (19.27%) MongoDB
3 51 (18.55%) Relational Database
4 41 (14.91%) RDBMS
5 40 (14.55%) MySQL
6 38 (13.82%) SQL Server
7 34 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (11.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (9.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 21 (7.64%) Big Data
11 11 (4.00%) Amazon Aurora
12 8 (2.91%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.45%) HBase
14 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
14 3 (1.09%) Parquet
15 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.73%) DB2
16 1 (0.36%) Amazon QuickSight
16 1 (0.36%) Pentaho
16 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (22.18%) Git (software)
2 56 (20.36%) Maven
3 50 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 49 (17.82%) Eclipse
5 27 (9.82%) IntelliJ
6 21 (7.64%) JUnit
7 17 (6.18%) Gradle
7 17 (6.18%) Subversion
8 9 (3.27%) CruiseControl
9 7 (2.55%) JIRA
9 7 (2.55%) Selenium
10 5 (1.82%) Mockito
11 3 (1.09%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.09%) Gatling
11 3 (1.09%) git-flow
12 2 (0.73%) Ant
12 2 (0.73%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.36%) FishEye
13 1 (0.36%) Hudson
13 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (9.09%) Finance
2 17 (6.18%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.64%) Marketing
4 9 (3.27%) Electronics
4 9 (3.27%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.18%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (62.55%) Spring
2 60 (21.82%) HTML
3 52 (18.91%) Hibernate
4 51 (18.55%) CSS
5 43 (15.64%) Web Services
6 42 (15.27%) AngularJS
7 33 (12.00%) Node.js
8 29 (10.55%) HTML5
9 27 (9.82%) RESTful
10 26 (9.45%) J2EE
10 26 (9.45%) jQuery
10 26 (9.45%) REST
11 23 (8.36%) React
12 17 (6.18%) CSS3
12 17 (6.18%) Kafka
12 17 (6.18%) Spring Boot
13 16 (5.82%) Java SE
13 16 (5.82%) JMS
14 13 (4.73%) Spring MVC
15 12 (4.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.55%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 24 (8.73%) Fintech
4 19 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (4.00%) Robotics
7 10 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.55%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.82%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.82%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.73%) Life Science
11 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.73%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.73%) User Experience
11 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.36%) Chip and PIN
12 1 (0.36%) Contactless
12 1 (0.36%) RIA
12 1 (0.36%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 63 (22.91%) Linux
2 34 (12.36%) Unix
3 6 (2.18%) AIX
4 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.73%) VMS
4 2 (0.73%) Windows
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (38.55%) Microservices
3 82 (29.82%) TDD
4 58 (21.09%) Software Engineering
5 54 (19.64%) Multithreading
6 41 (14.91%) Scrum
7 38 (13.82%) Computer Science
7 38 (13.82%) Mentoring
8 37 (13.45%) BDD
9 27 (9.82%) OO
10 26 (9.45%) MVC
11 24 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (8.00%) Mathematics
13 20 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (6.91%) Test Automation
15 17 (6.18%) User Stories
16 15 (5.45%) Product Management
17 14 (5.09%) Data Security
17 14 (5.09%) Domain-Driven Design
17 14 (5.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 275 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (38.55%) JavaScript
3 95 (34.55%) Java 8
4 62 (22.55%) Python
4 62 (22.55%) SQL
5 10 (3.64%) C#
6 8 (2.91%) Cython
6 8 (2.91%) Go
7 6 (2.18%) C++
8 5 (1.82%) C
8 5 (1.82%) Scala
9 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.73%) Perl
11 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (22.55%) Degree
2 29 (10.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.91%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.27%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) PSD2
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (5.09%) Docker
2 3 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.73%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (5.09%) Kibana
2 8 (2.91%) Ansible
3 3 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.09%) Puppet
4 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.73%) logstash
5 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (13.09%) Oracle
2 9 (3.27%) SAP
3 6 (2.18%) webMethods
4 4 (1.45%) Cadence
5 1 (0.36%) Birst
5 1 (0.36%) Google