Period
to 13 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 147 177
Rank change year-on-year +12 +30 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 21 93 99
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 1.58% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.66% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 112 95
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £55,125 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £80,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -

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 2,558 5,618 6,639
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.25% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,021 4,632 5,363
Median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,025 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 2020. 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 +37 16 £75,000 -1.32%
Newbury +22 2 £57,500 -4.17%
Slough +17 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Bracknell +5 1 £55,000 -22.81%
Senior Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Spring
3 13 (61.90%) BDD
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 9 (42.86%) Web Services
6 9 (42.86%) Node.js
6 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 9 (42.86%) React
7 8 (38.10%) Microservices
7 8 (38.10%) RESTful
8 7 (33.33%) Docker
8 7 (33.33%) Go
9 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 6 (28.57%) J2EE
10 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 5 (23.81%) HTML
10 5 (23.81%) CSS
10 5 (23.81%) Python
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
10 5 (23.81%) jQuery
10 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (23.81%) JSF
10 5 (23.81%) Ruby
10 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 5 (23.81%) Java EE
10 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) AWS

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 5 (23.81%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Pulsar
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) AWS
1 5 (23.81%) OpenShift
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon Cognito
3 2 (9.52%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) DbUnit
1 3 (14.29%) jMock
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Gradle
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
General
1 3 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) Spring
2 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 9 (42.86%) Node.js
2 9 (42.86%) React
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) RESTful
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) Ember.js
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) Java EE
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) JSF
6 3 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 3 (14.29%) PowerMock
6 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 2 (9.52%) JPA
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) BDD
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Microservices
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) SOLID
7 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Open Source
8 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Go
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Java 8
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Terraform
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat