The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 183 195
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 24 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.73% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.53% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 28
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 3142 4311 4936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3480 3718
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 £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +31 18 £43,500 -13.00% 2
Java Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (73.91%) Linux
3 28 (60.87%) C++
4 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 23 (50.00%) Scrum
6 22 (47.83%) OOP
7 21 (45.65%) CSS
7 21 (45.65%) HTML
7 21 (45.65%) Test Automation
8 20 (43.48%) Ajax
8 20 (43.48%) OO
8 20 (43.48%) SDLC
9 15 (32.61%) SQL
9 15 (32.61%) Eclipse
9 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (28.26%) TDD
10 13 (28.26%) Microservices
11 10 (21.74%) Python
12 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
12 9 (19.57%) Degree
13 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
13 8 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
13 8 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
15 6 (13.04%) VMware
15 6 (13.04%) OOD
15 6 (13.04%) Internet
15 6 (13.04%) DNS
15 6 (13.04%) Java EE

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 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Drupal
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) DNS
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Big Data
1 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) Endeca
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) CSS
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 20 (43.48%) Ajax
3 6 (13.04%) Java EE
4 4 (8.70%) Spring
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.35%) J2EE
6 2 (4.35%) Node.js
7 1 (2.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) JSP
7 1 (2.17%) LAMP
7 1 (2.17%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
7 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) iPad
3 4 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.52%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (50.00%) Scrum
3 22 (47.83%) OOP
4 21 (45.65%) Test Automation
5 20 (43.48%) OO
5 20 (43.48%) SDLC
6 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.26%) Microservices
7 13 (28.26%) TDD
8 8 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (13.04%) BDD
10 6 (13.04%) High Availability
10 6 (13.04%) OOD
10 6 (13.04%) Open Source
11 3 (6.52%) Pay per click
11 3 (6.52%) Secure Coding
11 3 (6.52%) SEO
12 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (60.87%) C++
3 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) Python
6 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) Clearswift
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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