The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £44,500 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 Software Developer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 216 217
Rank change year-on-year +67 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 34 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.01% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 18
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% -2.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Berkshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Berkshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Berkshire

Java Software 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 Software Developer 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 +43 11 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Maidenhead +10 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Bracknell +14 7 £45,000 +2.27%
Newbury - 2 £26,000 -
Java Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (51.16%) CSS
5 20 (46.51%) HTML
6 18 (41.86%) TDD
7 16 (37.21%) Spring
8 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
8 14 (32.56%) BDD
9 12 (27.91%) .NET
10 11 (25.58%) C#
10 11 (25.58%) Web Services
10 11 (25.58%) Degree
11 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
11 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
12 9 (20.93%) Product Management
12 9 (20.93%) RESTful
12 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
12 9 (20.93%) Open Source
12 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
12 9 (20.93%) CRM
12 9 (20.93%) J2EE
12 9 (20.93%) ABAP
12 9 (20.93%) SAP
13 8 (18.60%) Scrum
13 8 (18.60%) Python
14 7 (16.28%) Information Governance
14 7 (16.28%) Secure Coding
14 7 (16.28%) Big Data
14 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing

Java Software 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 2 (4.65%) Confluence
1 2 (4.65%) JBoss
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.63%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Legal
1 2 (4.65%) Publishing
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) German Language
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) CSS
2 20 (46.51%) HTML
3 16 (37.21%) Spring
4 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 11 (25.58%) Web Services
6 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
6 9 (20.93%) J2EE
6 9 (20.93%) RESTful
7 7 (16.28%) Ajax
8 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.95%) SOAP
8 6 (13.95%) XML
9 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.30%) Backbone.js
9 4 (9.30%) jQuery
9 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (9.30%) Visualforce
10 3 (6.98%) REST
11 2 (4.65%) EJB 3.0
11 2 (4.65%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) BDD
3 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
5 9 (20.93%) CRM
5 9 (20.93%) Open Source
5 9 (20.93%) Product Management
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
7 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Information Governance
7 7 (16.28%) Regression Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Secure Coding
8 6 (13.95%) Microservices
9 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.98%) SDLC
11 2 (4.65%) MVC
11 2 (4.65%) OO
12 1 (2.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) C#
4 9 (20.93%) ABAP
5 8 (18.60%) Python
6 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 5 (11.63%) PHP
8 4 (9.30%) Apex Code
8 4 (9.30%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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