Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 230 254
Rank change year-on-year +98 +24 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 129 65 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.03% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.78% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 93 51 81
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 6078 8309 10573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.64% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 6513 8406
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
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%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Berkshire

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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 +60 43 £58,750 -2.08% 2
Newbury +13 43 £57,500 +4.55%
Slough - 11 £45,000 -
Bracknell +10 2 £51,250 -2.38%
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (59.69%) Spring
3 72 (55.81%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (53.49%) TDD
5 68 (52.71%) Amazon AWS
6 66 (51.16%) Web Services
7 61 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (40.31%) SQL
9 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
10 48 (37.21%) Enterprise Software
11 44 (34.11%) MySQL
12 40 (31.01%) RESTful
13 38 (29.46%) RabbitMQ
14 37 (28.68%) JUnit
15 36 (27.91%) Amazon SQS
15 36 (27.91%) AMQP
16 34 (26.36%) REST
17 33 (25.58%) Apache Cassandra
18 32 (24.81%) NoSQL
18 32 (24.81%) High Availability
18 32 (24.81%) HTML
18 32 (24.81%) Telecoms
18 32 (24.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 29 (22.48%) CSS
20 28 (21.71%) Node.js
21 27 (20.93%) AngularJS
22 26 (20.16%) Microservices
22 26 (20.16%) Linux
22 26 (20.16%) OO
23 25 (19.38%) Finance

Senior Java 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 16 (12.40%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.98%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.43%) Confluence
3 7 (5.43%) Jetty
3 7 (5.43%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.10%) Apache
5 3 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.55%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.55%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
7 1 (0.78%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 68 (52.71%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (27.91%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.91%) AMQP
2 12 (9.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.11%) MySQL
2 33 (25.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 32 (24.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 32 (24.81%) NoSQL
4 14 (10.85%) HBase
5 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.33%) Big Data
6 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.55%) Redis
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.78%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (28.68%) JUnit
2 25 (19.38%) Jenkins
3 22 (17.05%) Git (software)
3 22 (17.05%) JIRA
4 9 (6.98%) Maven
5 4 (3.10%) Gradle
6 3 (2.33%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.55%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (24.81%) Telecoms
2 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 25 (19.38%) Marketing
3 24 (18.60%) Electronics
3 24 (18.60%) Manufacturing
4 14 (10.85%) Retail
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (59.69%) Spring
2 66 (51.16%) Web Services
3 40 (31.01%) RESTful
4 38 (29.46%) RabbitMQ
5 34 (26.36%) REST
6 32 (24.81%) HTML
7 29 (22.48%) CSS
8 28 (21.71%) Node.js
9 27 (20.93%) AngularJS
10 19 (14.73%) J2EE
11 14 (10.85%) Hibernate
11 14 (10.85%) JSON
11 14 (10.85%) React
11 14 (10.85%) SOAP
12 12 (9.30%) Struts
13 7 (5.43%) HTML5
13 7 (5.43%) JSF
14 6 (4.65%) Java EE
15 4 (3.10%) GWT
15 4 (3.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (37.21%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (5.43%) User Experience
4 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.65%) Fintech
5 5 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.16%) Linux
2 14 (10.85%) Windows
3 3 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.81%) Continuous Integration
2 69 (53.49%) TDD
3 61 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (24.81%) High Availability
5 26 (20.16%) Microservices
5 26 (20.16%) OO
6 25 (19.38%) Digital Marketing
7 24 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (18.60%) Programme Management
8 23 (17.83%) Scrum
9 21 (16.28%) BDD
9 21 (16.28%) DevOps
9 21 (16.28%) Kanban
10 19 (14.73%) Mentoring
11 18 (13.95%) E-Commerce
12 16 (12.40%) User Stories
13 14 (10.85%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (10.85%) Front End Development
14 12 (9.30%) Software Engineering
15 9 (6.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (40.31%) SQL
3 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.08%) Python
5 12 (9.30%) R
6 8 (6.20%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.10%) PHP
8 3 (2.33%) Ruby
9 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (14.73%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) HDFS
2 7 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) Ansible
2 7 (5.43%) Puppet
2 7 (5.43%) Terraform
3 3 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) SAP
2 7 (5.43%) Google
2 7 (5.43%) ServiceNow
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe
3 2 (1.55%) Capita
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) hybris
4 1 (0.78%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.78%) Sitecore