The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £80,000 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.

Senior Software Engineer - Java
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 210 232
Rank change year-on-year +35 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.24% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 5
Median salary £80,000 £50,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -39.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +17.64%  

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%  

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Salary histogram for Senior Java Software Engineer in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Java Software Engineer 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 +27 6 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Senior Java Software Engineer
South East

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

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

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) OOP
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) Microservices
7 5 (31.25%) High Availability
7 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 5 (31.25%) OOD
7 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Java EE
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (18.75%) BDD
9 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 3 (18.75%) Internet
9 3 (18.75%) SMTP
10 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Ajax
3 5 (31.25%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) OOP
5 6 (37.50%) Microservices
6 5 (31.25%) High Availability
6 5 (31.25%) OOD
6 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Coaching
10 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.25%) Open Source
10 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) C++
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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