Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 58 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 139 124 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.84% 4.98% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 5.12% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 128 98 122
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 2,315 2,421 3,578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.27% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,960 1,941 2,873
Reading median annual salary £48,250 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.76% -7.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 2018, 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 Reading region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (74.10%) Spring
3 67 (48.20%) Linux
4 60 (43.17%) Java 8
5 53 (38.13%) NoSQL
6 52 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (35.25%) Python
8 48 (34.53%) Software Engineering
9 46 (33.09%) SQL
10 42 (30.22%) Amazon AWS
11 41 (29.50%) JavaScript
12 38 (27.34%) Node.js
13 37 (26.62%) Web Services
14 35 (25.18%) Hibernate
15 34 (24.46%) Microservices
16 31 (22.30%) REST
16 31 (22.30%) Oracle
17 30 (21.58%) SQL Server
17 30 (21.58%) SOA
17 30 (21.58%) Apache Cassandra
18 29 (20.86%) Multithreading
19 28 (20.14%) HTML
19 28 (20.14%) Relational Database
20 27 (19.42%) MongoDB
20 27 (19.42%) CSS
21 26 (18.71%) JMS
21 26 (18.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 26 (18.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 25 (17.99%) Fintech
22 25 (17.99%) RDBMS

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 26 (18.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (5.76%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.32%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.88%) Apache
4 4 (2.88%) JBoss
5 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.44%) Confluence
6 2 (1.44%) IIS
6 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.72%) CMS
7 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
2 3 (2.16%) Serverless
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.44%) DNS
2 2 (1.44%) HTTP
2 2 (1.44%) SSL
3 1 (0.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.13%) NoSQL
2 30 (21.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 30 (21.58%) SQL Server
3 28 (20.14%) Relational Database
4 27 (19.42%) MongoDB
5 26 (18.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 25 (17.99%) RDBMS
7 16 (11.51%) HBase
8 7 (5.04%) Big Data
8 7 (5.04%) MySQL
9 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.60%) Maven
4 2 (1.44%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.44%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.91%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.72%) Advertising
3 1 (0.72%) Electronics
3 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.72%) Games
3 1 (0.72%) Law
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (74.10%) Spring
2 38 (27.34%) Node.js
3 37 (26.62%) Web Services
4 35 (25.18%) Hibernate
5 31 (22.30%) REST
6 28 (20.14%) HTML
7 27 (19.42%) CSS
8 26 (18.71%) JMS
9 24 (17.27%) AngularJS
9 24 (17.27%) J2SE
10 20 (14.39%) Apache Flex
11 14 (10.07%) JPA
12 13 (9.35%) JSON
13 10 (7.19%) RESTful
14 9 (6.47%) .NET
15 7 (5.04%) J2EE
15 7 (5.04%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (4.32%) XML
17 5 (3.60%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.99%) Fintech
2 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (15.83%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.60%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.72%) RIA
8 1 (0.72%) Robotics
8 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (48.20%) Linux
2 15 (10.79%) Windows
3 1 (0.72%) Android
3 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.53%) Software Engineering
3 34 (24.46%) Microservices
4 30 (21.58%) SOA
5 29 (20.86%) Multithreading
6 24 (17.27%) Mentoring
7 22 (15.83%) User Stories
8 20 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (12.95%) OO
9 18 (12.95%) TDD
10 16 (11.51%) Scrum
11 12 (8.63%) Open Source
12 10 (7.19%) BDD
13 5 (3.60%) Analytics
13 5 (3.60%) Coaching
14 4 (2.88%) API Design
15 3 (2.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 3 (2.16%) Data Analytics
15 3 (2.16%) Multithreaded Programming
15 3 (2.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (43.17%) Java 8
3 49 (35.25%) Python
4 46 (33.09%) SQL
5 41 (29.50%) JavaScript
6 23 (16.55%) C
7 13 (9.35%) R
8 6 (4.32%) C#
9 5 (3.60%) Scala
10 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.72%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) GDPR
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.23%) Docker
2 13 (9.35%) HDFS
3 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (22.30%) Oracle
2 2 (1.44%) Sybase
3 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.72%) SAP