The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 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 Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 200 197
Rank change year-on-year +43 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 23 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.68% 0.42% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.44% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 32
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £44,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  

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 3205 4758 5225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.05% 94.80% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2589 3888 3873
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 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Berkshire

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 +37 17 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Java Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (61.36%) Linux
3 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
4 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (43.18%) HTML
5 19 (43.18%) CSS
6 18 (40.91%) Scrum
7 17 (38.64%) TDD
7 17 (38.64%) Microservices
8 16 (36.36%) SDLC
8 16 (36.36%) Ajax
8 16 (36.36%) OOP
8 16 (36.36%) C++
9 14 (31.82%) BDD
10 13 (29.55%) Eclipse
11 12 (27.27%) SQL
11 12 (27.27%) Degree
11 12 (27.27%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (22.73%) OO
13 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
13 9 (20.45%) Big Data
14 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
14 8 (18.18%) Internet
15 7 (15.91%) Web Services
15 7 (15.91%) Python
15 7 (15.91%) Java EE
15 7 (15.91%) RESTful
15 7 (15.91%) Open Source
15 7 (15.91%) Secure Coding

Java Software 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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Big Data
1 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.09%) HBase
2 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.27%) OrientDB
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.55%) Advertising
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) CSS
1 19 (43.18%) HTML
2 16 (36.36%) Ajax
3 7 (15.91%) Java EE
3 7 (15.91%) RESTful
3 7 (15.91%) Web Services
4 6 (13.64%) Node.js
4 6 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.55%) Middleware
7 1 (2.27%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.27%) Ext JS
7 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) jQuery
7 1 (2.27%) Kafka
7 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) iPad
2 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) Scrum
4 17 (38.64%) Microservices
4 17 (38.64%) TDD
5 16 (36.36%) OOP
5 16 (36.36%) SDLC
6 14 (31.82%) BDD
7 12 (27.27%) Data Loss Prevention
8 10 (22.73%) OO
9 7 (15.91%) Open Source
9 7 (15.91%) Secure Coding
10 6 (13.64%) Automation Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Information Governance
10 6 (13.64%) OOD
10 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
11 5 (11.36%) High Availability
12 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) C++
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) Python
6 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) Scala
7 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) HDFS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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