Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Java Developer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 79 112
Rank change year-on-year +36 +33 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 147 105 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.80% 3.43% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 3.56% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 138 125 100
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -6.98% +4.88%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 2,431 2,953 4,206
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.47% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,022 2,175 3,389
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Reading

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Reading

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Reading over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Reading region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 147 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (46.26%) Spring
4 53 (36.05%) JavaScript
5 51 (34.69%) SQL
5 51 (34.69%) Linux
6 43 (29.25%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (25.17%) Degree
8 36 (24.49%) REST
9 34 (23.13%) Web Services
10 32 (21.77%) CSS
10 32 (21.77%) HTML
10 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
11 31 (21.09%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (20.41%) TDD
13 28 (19.05%) Hibernate
13 28 (19.05%) OO
13 28 (19.05%) HDFS
14 26 (17.69%) Microservices
15 25 (17.01%) Node.js
15 25 (17.01%) Software Engineering
16 24 (16.33%) Python
17 23 (15.65%) HBase
18 22 (14.97%) Windows
19 21 (14.29%) Scrum
20 20 (13.61%) SOAP
21 19 (12.93%) Internet
21 19 (12.93%) JSON
21 19 (12.93%) R
21 19 (12.93%) Enterprise Software

Java Developer 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 10 (6.80%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.76%) Confluence
3 5 (3.40%) Apache
4 4 (2.72%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.72%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.36%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) Drupal
7 1 (0.68%) Liferay
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.08%) SaaS
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (3.40%) Serverless
4 4 (2.72%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.93%) Internet
2 5 (3.40%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.65%) HBase
2 18 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.48%) Big Data
5 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 9 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (6.12%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.08%) MongoDB
9 6 (4.08%) MySQL
10 4 (2.72%) Blockchain
11 3 (2.04%) Redis
12 2 (1.36%) DB2
13 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.68%) Impala
13 1 (0.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.56%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.84%) JIRA
4 11 (7.48%) Bitbucket
5 7 (4.76%) JUnit
6 6 (4.08%) Maven
7 5 (3.40%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.40%) JIRA Agile
8 4 (2.72%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.04%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.04%) NetBeans
9 3 (2.04%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.68%) FishEye
10 1 (0.68%) Gradle
10 1 (0.68%) JBehave
10 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.68%) TestNG
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (1.36%) Finance
2 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
2 1 (0.68%) Marketing
2 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (46.26%) Spring
2 36 (24.49%) REST
3 34 (23.13%) Web Services
4 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
4 32 (21.77%) CSS
4 32 (21.77%) HTML
5 28 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 25 (17.01%) Node.js
7 20 (13.61%) SOAP
8 19 (12.93%) JSON
9 16 (10.88%) Java EE
10 15 (10.20%) J2EE
10 15 (10.20%) RESTful
11 9 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (5.44%) Ajax
12 8 (5.44%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (5.44%) Spring Boot
12 8 (5.44%) XML
13 7 (4.76%) jQuery
14 6 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.08%) Fintech
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.69%) Linux
2 22 (14.97%) Windows
3 8 (5.44%) Unix
4 1 (0.68%) AIX
4 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.25%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (20.41%) TDD
4 28 (19.05%) OO
5 26 (17.69%) Microservices
6 25 (17.01%) Software Engineering
7 21 (14.29%) Scrum
8 17 (11.56%) SDLC
9 15 (10.20%) Mentoring
10 14 (9.52%) SOA
11 13 (8.84%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.48%) BDD
12 11 (7.48%) Open Source
13 10 (6.80%) Data Protection
14 9 (6.12%) Data Integration
15 6 (4.08%) High Availability
15 6 (4.08%) MapReduce
15 6 (4.08%) OOP
16 5 (3.40%) Multithreading
16 5 (3.40%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (36.05%) JavaScript
3 51 (34.69%) SQL
4 24 (16.33%) Python
5 19 (12.93%) R
6 15 (10.20%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.48%) C#
8 6 (4.08%) Scala
9 5 (3.40%) C++
9 5 (3.40%) Perl
9 5 (3.40%) PHP
10 4 (2.72%) Apex Code
10 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.36%) C
11 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.68%) Groovy
12 1 (0.68%) Korn
12 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (25.17%) Degree
2 8 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.08%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 28 (19.05%) HDFS
2 7 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (6.12%) Capita
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle
3 3 (2.04%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.36%) IBM
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com