Period
to 16 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 333 357 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.82% 5.29% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 5.51% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 309 329 262
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £30,350
90th Percentile £76,300 £76,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,454 6,481 6,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 96.09% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,520 5,246 5,150
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019. 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 -45 85 £65,000 +18.18% 17
Newbury 0 78 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Bracknell +41 62 £60,000 +26.32% 3
Wokingham +39 40 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Maidenhead +33 27 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Slough +10 12 £71,250 +35.71% 3
Hungerford +7 6 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Ascot +17 1 £62,500 +4.17%
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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.

1 333 (100.00%) Java
2 219 (65.77%) Spring
3 133 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (30.03%) JavaScript
4 100 (30.03%) Microservices
5 86 (25.83%) Linux
6 82 (24.62%) Hibernate
7 78 (23.42%) SQL
7 78 (23.42%) Java 8
8 70 (21.02%) Git (software)
9 67 (20.12%) REST
10 63 (18.92%) Maven
11 61 (18.32%) Degree
12 59 (17.72%) OO
12 59 (17.72%) Spring Boot
13 56 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
14 51 (15.32%) Jenkins
15 48 (14.41%) Web Services
16 46 (13.81%) CSS
16 46 (13.81%) HTML
16 46 (13.81%) MySQL
16 46 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
17 45 (13.51%) J2EE
18 44 (13.21%) React
19 42 (12.61%) Tomcat
20 40 (12.01%) Docker
20 40 (12.01%) DevOps
21 39 (11.71%) Multithreading
22 38 (11.41%) SOAP
23 37 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

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 42 (12.61%) Tomcat
2 23 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.00%) Confluence
3 10 (3.00%) JBoss
4 6 (1.80%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.20%) Apache
6 2 (0.60%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.01%) SaaS
3 18 (5.41%) Heroku
4 5 (1.50%) GitHub
5 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.60%) Serverless
8 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.91%) HTTP
2 9 (2.70%) Network Security
3 3 (0.90%) AMQP
4 1 (0.30%) Skype
4 1 (0.30%) SSH
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (13.81%) MySQL
3 35 (10.51%) NoSQL
4 32 (9.61%) SQL Server
5 29 (8.71%) MongoDB
6 25 (7.51%) Relational Database
7 18 (5.41%) Redis
8 14 (4.20%) DB2
9 9 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.50%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.50%) SQLite
12 4 (1.20%) Big Data
13 2 (0.60%) HBase
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.30%) Cosmos DB
14 1 (0.30%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 70 (21.02%) Git (software)
2 63 (18.92%) Maven
3 51 (15.32%) Jenkins
4 31 (9.31%) Eclipse
5 17 (5.11%) JIRA
6 16 (4.80%) Gradle
7 15 (4.50%) Subversion
8 12 (3.60%) Ant
9 10 (3.00%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.70%) IntelliJ
10 9 (2.70%) Selenium
11 6 (1.80%) gulp
11 6 (1.80%) JUnit
11 6 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.50%) Bower
12 5 (1.50%) Gatling
12 5 (1.50%) Grunt
13 4 (1.20%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.60%) GitLab
14 2 (0.60%) JProfiler
General
1 34 (10.21%) Telecoms
2 27 (8.11%) Retail
3 24 (7.21%) Finance
4 12 (3.60%) Marketing
5 8 (2.40%) Electronics
5 8 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.80%) Publishing
7 5 (1.50%) Local Government
8 2 (0.60%) Back Office
8 2 (0.60%) Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (65.77%) Spring
2 82 (24.62%) Hibernate
3 67 (20.12%) REST
4 59 (17.72%) Spring Boot
5 48 (14.41%) Web Services
6 46 (13.81%) CSS
6 46 (13.81%) HTML
7 45 (13.51%) J2EE
8 44 (13.21%) React
9 38 (11.41%) SOAP
10 31 (9.31%) AngularJS
11 27 (8.11%) Struts
12 25 (7.51%) Node.js
12 25 (7.51%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (6.31%) Ajax
13 21 (6.31%) RESTful
14 18 (5.41%) GraphQL
14 18 (5.41%) Kafka
14 18 (5.41%) XML
15 17 (5.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.31%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (7.51%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (6.91%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.01%) Algorithms
5 15 (4.50%) Smartphone
6 13 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (3.60%) User Experience
8 10 (3.00%) iPad
9 9 (2.70%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.80%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (1.80%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.80%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.50%) APACS
12 4 (1.20%) NHS
13 3 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.90%) Chip and PIN
13 3 (0.90%) Cloud Native
14 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Cloud
14 1 (0.30%) Marketing Technology
14 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (25.83%) Linux
2 19 (5.71%) Unix
3 15 (4.50%) Ubuntu
4 12 (3.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.03%) Microservices
3 59 (17.72%) OO
4 40 (12.01%) DevOps
5 39 (11.71%) Multithreading
6 37 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.21%) Software Engineering
8 33 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (9.91%) TDD
9 32 (9.61%) Scrum
10 27 (8.11%) BDD
11 22 (6.61%) SDLC
12 21 (6.31%) Open Source
13 19 (5.71%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.71%) Web Development
14 18 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
15 17 (5.11%) High Availability
16 16 (4.80%) Minimum Viable Product
17 15 (4.50%) Mobile Application Development
17 15 (4.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 333 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (30.03%) JavaScript
3 78 (23.42%) Java 8
3 78 (23.42%) SQL
4 28 (8.41%) Scala
5 18 (5.41%) Kotlin
5 18 (5.41%) TypeScript
6 6 (1.80%) C#
6 6 (1.80%) Python
7 4 (1.20%) XPath
8 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.60%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.30%) R
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (18.32%) Degree
2 13 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.00%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.80%) QA
2 5 (1.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 40 (12.01%) Docker
2 5 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (7.81%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.10%) Ansible
3 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 23 (6.91%) Oracle
2 12 (3.60%) Google
2 12 (3.60%) SAP
3 11 (3.30%) IBM
4 8 (2.40%) webMethods
5 4 (1.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.20%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.90%) Cadence
7 1 (0.30%) Perforce