Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Consultant was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Java Consultant
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 189 214
Rank change year-on-year +38 +25 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Consultant 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.26% 0.087% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.090% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £85,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +54.55% -31.25%
Berkshire median annual salary £75,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -22.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2227 3330 4428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.10% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 2496 3519
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Java Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Java Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Java Consultant in Reading

Java Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Consultant in Reading.

Salary trend for Java Consultant in Reading

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java Consultant 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 Reading region featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Billing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) TIBCO
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Camel
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development

Java Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (83.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Billing
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Camel
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) TIBCO