Period
to 26 February 2021

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

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
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 53 50
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 88 218 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.73% 4.46% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 4.74% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 131 250 294
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,750 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% +5.00%

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 2,254 4,601 5,420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.47% 94.15% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,827 3,697 4,437
Median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.65% +7.62% +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,790 £28,750
90th Percentile £79,250 £85,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 26 February 2021.

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 26 February 2021. 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 +2 44 £67,500 +12.50% 17
Newbury +8 15 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Wokingham -4 12 £62,500 -3.85%
Bracknell -29 5 £70,000 +12.00%
Slough -7 3 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Maidenhead -3 1 £75,000 +42.86%
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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 88 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (65.91%) Microservices
3 55 (62.50%) Spring
4 37 (42.05%) Multithreading
5 33 (37.50%) MySQL
6 31 (35.23%) NHS
7 30 (34.09%) Docker
8 22 (25.00%) Kubernetes
9 15 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
10 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (15.91%) React
11 13 (14.77%) Kafka
11 13 (14.77%) AWS
12 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
13 11 (12.50%) TDD
13 11 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (12.50%) Java 8
14 9 (10.23%) BDD
14 9 (10.23%) REST
15 8 (9.09%) Node.js
16 7 (7.95%) Terraform
17 6 (6.82%) SOLID
17 6 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
17 6 (6.82%) Web Application Development
17 6 (6.82%) OO
17 6 (6.82%) Public Sector
18 5 (5.68%) SQL
18 5 (5.68%) Java EE
18 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering

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 5 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.27%) Mule
3 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Azure
3 2 (2.27%) GCP
3 2 (2.27%) Heroku
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) Redis
4 1 (1.14%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) JUnit
2 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.27%) JBehave
3 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.14%) Gradle
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Maven
4 1 (1.14%) Mockito
4 1 (1.14%) REST Assured
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (6.82%) Public Sector
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (62.50%) Spring
2 15 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (15.91%) React
4 13 (14.77%) Kafka
5 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 11 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (10.23%) REST
8 8 (9.09%) Node.js
9 5 (5.68%) Java EE
9 5 (5.68%) Spring Boot
10 4 (4.55%) Ajax
11 3 (3.41%) HTML
11 3 (3.41%) RESTful
11 3 (3.41%) Web Services
12 2 (2.27%) CSS
12 2 (2.27%) HTML5
12 2 (2.27%) JMS
12 2 (2.27%) JSF
12 2 (2.27%) Middleware
12 2 (2.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.23%) NHS
2 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.14%) PKI
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.91%) Microservices
2 37 (42.05%) Multithreading
3 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.50%) TDD
5 9 (10.23%) BDD
6 6 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (6.82%) OO
6 6 (6.82%) SOLID
6 6 (6.82%) Web Application Development
7 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.55%) MVC
8 4 (4.55%) Product Management
8 4 (4.55%) Scrum
9 3 (3.41%) API Development
9 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.41%) High Availability
9 3 (3.41%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.41%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (3.41%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.27%) Data Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.50%) Java 8
4 5 (5.68%) SQL
4 5 (5.68%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (2.27%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 30 (34.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (7.95%) Terraform
3 2 (2.27%) Ansible
4 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (2.27%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.14%) Google
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle
2 1 (1.14%) Pega
2 1 (1.14%) WSO2