Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 113 86
Rank change year-on-year +65 -27 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 117 84 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.00% 2.41% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 2.51% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 113 101 156
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £43,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

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 2243 3346 4438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.09% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2508 3532
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 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 18 November 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 18 November 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (62.39%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (37.61%) JavaScript
4 41 (35.04%) Spring
5 39 (33.33%) Web Services
6 38 (32.48%) Linux
7 35 (29.91%) SQL
7 35 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (26.50%) REST
9 30 (25.64%) Degree
10 27 (23.08%) HTML
11 25 (21.37%) CSS
11 25 (21.37%) HDFS
12 22 (18.80%) Node.js
13 21 (17.95%) SOAP
13 21 (17.95%) OO
14 20 (17.09%) HBase
14 20 (17.09%) AngularJS
15 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
15 19 (16.24%) Microservices
15 19 (16.24%) Python
16 18 (15.38%) Hibernate
16 18 (15.38%) TDD
16 18 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (14.53%) Windows
18 16 (13.68%) Internet
18 16 (13.68%) JSON
18 16 (13.68%) Test Automation
18 16 (13.68%) R
18 16 (13.68%) 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 10 (8.55%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.27%) Apache
2 5 (4.27%) JBoss
2 5 (4.27%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.42%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.42%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) Liferay
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) Force.com
2 5 (4.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) HBase
2 16 (13.68%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.98%) Big Data
4 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.27%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.56%) Redis
7 2 (1.71%) DB2
7 2 (1.71%) MySQL
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.85%) Impala
8 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.26%) JIRA
3 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.69%) Maven
5 7 (5.98%) Selenium
6 6 (5.13%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.27%) JIRA Agile
7 5 (4.27%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.42%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.56%) JUnit
9 3 (2.56%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.85%) FishEye
10 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.85%) JBehave
10 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (5.98%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Publishing
3 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.04%) Spring
2 39 (33.33%) Web Services
3 31 (26.50%) REST
4 27 (23.08%) HTML
5 25 (21.37%) CSS
6 22 (18.80%) Node.js
7 21 (17.95%) SOAP
8 20 (17.09%) AngularJS
9 18 (15.38%) Hibernate
10 16 (13.68%) JSON
11 15 (12.82%) J2EE
12 13 (11.11%) Java EE
13 12 (10.26%) XML
14 8 (6.84%) Ajax
15 7 (5.98%) RESTful
16 6 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (4.27%) .NET Framework
17 5 (4.27%) Backbone.js
17 5 (4.27%) jQuery
17 5 (4.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.13%) Fintech
5 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.48%) Linux
2 17 (14.53%) Windows
3 8 (6.84%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) AIX
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (62.39%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (17.95%) OO
4 19 (16.24%) Microservices
5 18 (15.38%) TDD
6 16 (13.68%) SDLC
6 16 (13.68%) Test Automation
7 15 (12.82%) Scrum
8 13 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 12 (10.26%) Data Integration
10 11 (9.40%) Data Protection
11 9 (7.69%) BDD
12 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.98%) SOA
14 6 (5.13%) MapReduce
14 6 (5.13%) Web Application Development
15 5 (4.27%) Open Source
15 5 (4.27%) Release Management
16 4 (3.42%) Product Management
16 4 (3.42%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 35 (29.91%) SQL
4 19 (16.24%) Python
5 16 (13.68%) R
6 13 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.69%) C#
8 6 (5.13%) Perl
8 6 (5.13%) PHP
8 6 (5.13%) Scala
9 5 (4.27%) Apex Code
10 4 (3.42%) C++
10 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.85%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.85%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) Korn
12 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (25.64%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
System Software
1 25 (21.37%) HDFS
2 4 (3.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (4.27%) Capita
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (1.71%) IBM
4 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.85%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat