The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 66 84 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.29% 4.27% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 4.55% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 78 78
Median salary £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1846 2309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 93.94% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1488 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (40.48%) Degree
5 48 (38.10%) TDD
6 44 (34.92%) HTML
7 43 (34.13%) CSS
8 41 (32.54%) Linux
9 33 (26.19%) Web Services
9 33 (26.19%) Computer Science
10 32 (25.40%) Maven
11 31 (24.60%) Software Engineering
11 31 (24.60%) Jenkins
12 30 (23.81%) AngularJS
13 29 (23.02%) REST
13 29 (23.02%) J2EE
14 28 (22.22%) OO
15 27 (21.43%) XML
15 27 (21.43%) NoSQL
16 25 (19.84%) SQL
16 25 (19.84%) Spring
17 23 (18.25%) Scrum
17 23 (18.25%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (17.46%) Node.js
18 22 (17.46%) Windows
19 21 (16.67%) SOAP
19 21 (16.67%) Python
19 21 (16.67%) Unit Testing
20 20 (15.87%) JSON
21 19 (15.08%) SDLC

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 13 (10.32%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (7.94%) JBoss
3 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.56%) Apache
5 6 (4.76%) CMS
5 6 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 6 (4.76%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.32%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.97%) SaaS
5 3 (2.38%) Force.com
6 2 (1.59%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) SMPP
3 1 (0.79%) SMTP
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 23 (18.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (14.29%) Big Data
4 17 (13.49%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (11.90%) MySQL
6 9 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.56%) DB2
8 6 (4.76%) HBase
9 5 (3.97%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.97%) Riak
10 3 (2.38%) Neo4j
10 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.79%) DataStax
12 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.79%) Impala
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.79%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 32 (25.40%) Maven
2 31 (24.60%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.49%) Git (software)
4 15 (11.90%) JUnit
5 10 (7.94%) Ant
6 8 (6.35%) Eclipse
7 7 (5.56%) Selenium
8 6 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.76%) TestNG
9 5 (3.97%) FitNesse
9 5 (3.97%) Gradle
9 5 (3.97%) Grunt
9 5 (3.97%) JIRA
9 5 (3.97%) Mocha
10 3 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 6 (4.76%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Advertising
3 2 (1.59%) Publishing
3 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) German Language
4 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.92%) HTML
2 43 (34.13%) CSS
3 33 (26.19%) Web Services
4 30 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 29 (23.02%) J2EE
5 29 (23.02%) REST
6 27 (21.43%) XML
7 25 (19.84%) Spring
8 22 (17.46%) Node.js
9 21 (16.67%) SOAP
10 20 (15.87%) JSON
11 17 (13.49%) RESTful
12 16 (12.70%) .NET
13 15 (11.90%) Ajax
14 14 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (11.11%) WebSockets
15 13 (10.32%) D3.js
15 13 (10.32%) Hibernate
16 12 (9.52%) EJB
17 10 (7.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.76%) Social Media
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.38%) iPad
5 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Robotics
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.54%) Linux
2 22 (17.46%) Windows
3 9 (7.14%) Android
4 5 (3.97%) Unix
5 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.10%) TDD
3 31 (24.60%) Software Engineering
4 28 (22.22%) OO
5 23 (18.25%) Scrum
6 21 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 19 (15.08%) SDLC
8 15 (11.90%) BDD
9 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.73%) Regression Testing
10 11 (8.73%) Secure Coding
11 10 (7.94%) Workflow
12 9 (7.14%) MVC
12 9 (7.14%) Open Source
13 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.76%) Information Governance
14 6 (4.76%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.76%) OOP
14 6 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 126 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 25 (19.84%) SQL
4 21 (16.67%) Python
5 16 (12.70%) Bash Shell
6 13 (10.32%) C#
7 8 (6.35%) Perl
7 8 (6.35%) PHP
8 6 (4.76%) C++
9 5 (3.97%) Apex Code
9 5 (3.97%) R
9 5 (3.97%) Scala
10 4 (3.17%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (40.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) Oracle
1 13 (10.32%) VMware
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe
4 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
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