The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Java Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 196 174
Rank change year-on-year +53 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 40 26 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.18% 0.52% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.55% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 45
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,400 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year - +10.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3208 4724 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3865 3870
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Berkshire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Berkshire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Berkshire

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +44 30 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bracknell +11 2 £39,500 -10.22%
Maidenhead +2 1 - -
Java Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (69.62%) Software Engineering
3 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.84%) Linux
5 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
6 26 (32.91%) SQL
7 25 (31.65%) Scrum
8 23 (29.11%) Microservices
9 22 (27.85%) HTML
9 22 (27.85%) CSS
10 21 (26.58%) Spring
11 20 (25.32%) TDD
11 20 (25.32%) Eclipse
11 20 (25.32%) Degree
12 17 (21.52%) NoSQL
12 17 (21.52%) SDLC
12 17 (21.52%) C++
12 17 (21.52%) OOP
12 17 (21.52%) Web Services
13 16 (20.25%) Ajax
13 16 (20.25%) BDD
14 15 (18.99%) Big Data
15 13 (16.46%) OO
16 12 (15.19%) Oracle
16 12 (15.19%) Python
16 12 (15.19%) Automation Testing
16 12 (15.19%) REST
16 12 (15.19%) Java EE
16 12 (15.19%) RESTful
16 12 (15.19%) Data Loss Prevention

Java Engineer 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 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.59%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.80%) Confluence
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.27%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Google App Engine
2 3 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Internet
2 5 (6.33%) DNS
3 4 (5.06%) SMTP
4 3 (3.80%) HTTP
4 3 (3.80%) LDAP
4 3 (3.80%) SSL
4 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.99%) Big Data
3 9 (11.39%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.33%) HBase
4 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.27%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) DTS
7 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.27%) OrientDB
7 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Eclipse
2 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.86%) IntelliJ
5 6 (7.59%) Maven
6 5 (6.33%) JIRA
6 5 (6.33%) JMeter
6 5 (6.33%) NetBeans
6 5 (6.33%) Selenium
7 4 (5.06%) Subversion
8 3 (3.80%) Gatling
8 3 (3.80%) Gradle
8 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.53%) JUnit
10 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.27%) Mockito
10 1 (1.27%) TestNG
General
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Advertising
2 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) CSS
1 22 (27.85%) HTML
2 21 (26.58%) Spring
3 17 (21.52%) Web Services
4 16 (20.25%) Ajax
5 12 (15.19%) Java EE
5 12 (15.19%) REST
5 12 (15.19%) RESTful
6 8 (10.13%) Node.js
7 6 (7.59%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.33%) SOAP
8 5 (6.33%) Spring Boot
9 4 (5.06%) J2EE
9 4 (5.06%) XML
10 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.80%) Middleware
10 3 (3.80%) SAML
10 3 (3.80%) Servlets
10 3 (3.80%) Struts
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Replication
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (69.62%) Software Engineering
2 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) Scrum
4 23 (29.11%) Microservices
5 20 (25.32%) TDD
6 17 (21.52%) OOP
6 17 (21.52%) SDLC
7 16 (20.25%) BDD
8 13 (16.46%) OO
9 12 (15.19%) Automation Testing
9 12 (15.19%) Data Loss Prevention
10 10 (12.66%) Regression Testing
11 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.39%) Open Source
12 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.13%) Secure Coding
12 8 (10.13%) Test Automation
13 7 (8.86%) Information Governance
14 6 (7.59%) OOD
14 6 (7.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.91%) SQL
4 17 (21.52%) C++
5 12 (15.19%) Python
6 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.06%) Scala
8 2 (2.53%) C#
8 2 (2.53%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) C-shell
9 1 (1.27%) Korn
9 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB
2 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) HDFS
2 1 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.27%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) Concur
2 5 (6.33%) SAP
2 5 (6.33%) VMware
3 3 (3.80%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago