Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 209 280
Rank change year-on-year -7 +71 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 39 87 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 1.00% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.05% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 78
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -21.74%
10th Percentile £31,300 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,200 £65,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -7.22%

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 6075 8295 10539
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.66% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 6504 8379
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +3 21 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Newbury -18 7 £57,500 +76.92%
Maidenhead +17 2 £50,000 -
Java Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) Selenium
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 14 (35.90%) Linux
4 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
4 14 (35.90%) Cucumber
5 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (33.33%) Finance
6 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 12 (30.77%) Java EE
6 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 11 (28.21%) Maven
7 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
7 11 (28.21%) OO
7 11 (28.21%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) HTML
8 10 (25.64%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) Spring
8 10 (25.64%) Docker
9 9 (23.08%) Degree
9 9 (23.08%) Unix
10 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
10 8 (20.51%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (17.95%) DevOps
11 7 (17.95%) ITIL
11 7 (17.95%) OOP
11 7 (17.95%) MySQL
11 7 (17.95%) JIRA
11 7 (17.95%) Computer Science

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 6 (15.38%) Apache
1 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) WildFly
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) MariaDB
4 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) HBase
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Selenium
2 14 (35.90%) Cucumber
3 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
4 11 (28.21%) Maven
5 7 (17.95%) JIRA
6 6 (15.38%) Subversion
6 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.69%) Appium
7 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.56%) Gatling
8 1 (2.56%) JMeter
8 1 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.26%) Digital Economy
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Java EE
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
3 10 (25.64%) Spring
4 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.38%) Drools
4 6 (15.38%) J2EE
4 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (15.38%) Polymer
4 6 (15.38%) React
5 4 (10.26%) JMS
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) SAP PI
6 3 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (5.13%) Node.js
7 2 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) Servlets
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.21%) OO
6 7 (17.95%) DevOps
6 7 (17.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.95%) OOP
7 6 (15.38%) BDD
7 6 (15.38%) Web Development
8 5 (12.82%) Stochastic Modelling
9 4 (10.26%) ITSM
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.26%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.69%) Microservices
10 3 (7.69%) TDD
11 2 (5.13%) Functional Programming
11 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Apex Code
6 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.69%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) F#
7 1 (2.56%) Go
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Galera Cluster
1 6 (15.38%) OpenNebula
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
1 5 (12.82%) SAP
2 4 (10.26%) Google
2 4 (10.26%) Informatica
2 4 (10.26%) Jitterbit
2 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.56%) Concur
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat