Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 53 126
Rank change year-on-year +15 +73 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 133 112 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.97% 4.90% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 5.10% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 132 107 88
Reading median annual salary £53,750 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.52% +21.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,650 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 2,166 2,197 3,310
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 96.06% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,846 1,816 2,525
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (82.71%) Spring
3 68 (51.13%) Linux
4 63 (47.37%) Java 8
5 61 (45.86%) NoSQL
6 57 (42.86%) Python
7 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (38.35%) SQL
9 49 (36.84%) Web Services
9 49 (36.84%) Software Engineering
10 46 (34.59%) Multithreading
11 41 (30.83%) JavaScript
12 39 (29.32%) Amazon AWS
13 38 (28.57%) MongoDB
13 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
14 37 (27.82%) RDBMS
15 35 (26.32%) Oracle
15 35 (26.32%) Microservices
16 32 (24.06%) Fintech
17 31 (23.31%) Node.js
18 29 (21.80%) JMS
19 27 (20.30%) Scrum
20 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
20 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (19.55%) Enterprise Software
21 25 (18.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 25 (18.80%) Apache Cassandra
21 25 (18.80%) TDD
21 25 (18.80%) Hibernate
22 24 (18.05%) HTML

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 18 (13.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (9.77%) Apache Solr
3 12 (9.02%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (8.27%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.01%) JBoss
6 3 (2.26%) Apache
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.75%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 39 (29.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.51%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) GitHub
3 3 (2.26%) Serverless
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.86%) NoSQL
2 38 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 37 (27.82%) RDBMS
4 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
5 25 (18.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 25 (18.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (12.03%) Big Data
7 14 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.51%) HBase
8 6 (4.51%) MySQL
9 5 (3.76%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.26%) Parquet
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (16.54%) Eclipse
2 14 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.53%) IntelliJ
3 13 (9.77%) JUnit
4 9 (6.77%) Maven
5 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.26%) Gradle
7 2 (1.50%) Subversion
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) FishEye
8 1 (0.75%) Hudson
8 1 (0.75%) JIRA
8 1 (0.75%) jMock
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.51%) Marketing
4 5 (3.76%) Electronics
4 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.01%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (82.71%) Spring
2 49 (36.84%) Web Services
3 31 (23.31%) Node.js
4 29 (21.80%) JMS
5 25 (18.80%) Hibernate
6 24 (18.05%) HTML
7 20 (15.04%) AngularJS
8 16 (12.03%) CSS
9 15 (11.28%) Kafka
9 15 (11.28%) REST
9 15 (11.28%) RESTful
10 14 (10.53%) JAX-RS
11 12 (9.02%) Guice
11 12 (9.02%) J2SE
11 12 (9.02%) jQuery
11 12 (9.02%) Spring MVC
12 10 (7.52%) HTML5
12 10 (7.52%) J2EE
12 10 (7.52%) Java SE
13 9 (6.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.06%) Fintech
2 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (19.55%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.51%) Internet of Things
3 6 (4.51%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.76%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.50%) Life Science
6 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.75%) RIA
7 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (51.13%) Linux
2 24 (18.05%) Unix
3 4 (3.01%) Windows
4 1 (0.75%) Android
4 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 46 (34.59%) Multithreading
4 35 (26.32%) Microservices
5 27 (20.30%) Scrum
6 25 (18.80%) TDD
7 22 (16.54%) SOA
8 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (12.03%) BDD
10 14 (10.53%) Data Security
10 14 (10.53%) OO
10 14 (10.53%) Open Source
11 13 (9.77%) User Stories
12 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
12 12 (9.02%) MVC
13 10 (7.52%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.26%) Multithreaded Programming
15 6 (4.51%) Coaching
15 6 (4.51%) Web Application Development
16 5 (3.76%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (47.37%) Java 8
3 57 (42.86%) Python
4 51 (38.35%) SQL
5 41 (30.83%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.02%) C
7 5 (3.76%) Cython
7 5 (3.76%) Go
8 4 (3.01%) C#
8 4 (3.01%) R
8 4 (3.01%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.50%) Perl
9 2 (1.50%) Scala
10 1 (0.75%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) PSD2
1 4 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Docker
2 6 (4.51%) HDFS
3 3 (2.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (9.02%) Kibana
2 3 (2.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (3.76%) SAP
3 1 (0.75%) Google