The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 127 130
Rank change year-on-year +44 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 23 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.77% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.52% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 10
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 1259 1721 2215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.41% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1362 1659
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Reading

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Reading

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Reading over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 15 (48.39%) Python
4 15 (48.39%) Scrum
4 15 (48.39%) Degree
5 14 (45.16%) Ajax
5 14 (45.16%) PHP
5 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) SOAP
5 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
5 14 (45.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
6 10 (32.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (32.26%) jQuery
6 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
6 10 (32.26%) Visualforce
6 10 (32.26%) Apex Code
6 10 (32.26%) Open Source
6 10 (32.26%) SaaS
6 10 (32.26%) Backbone.js
6 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
6 10 (32.26%) XML
6 10 (32.26%) .NET
6 10 (32.26%) Perl
6 10 (32.26%) C#
6 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
7 9 (29.03%) Web Services
7 9 (29.03%) Force.com

Java Software 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 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
1 4 (12.90%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) SaaS
2 9 (29.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Ajax
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
1 14 (45.16%) SOAP
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
2 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
2 10 (32.26%) Backbone.js
2 10 (32.26%) jQuery
2 10 (32.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (32.26%) Visualforce
2 10 (32.26%) XML
3 9 (29.03%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) Spring
5 5 (16.13%) RESTful
6 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.90%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE
6 4 (12.90%) JSP
6 4 (12.90%) LAMP
6 4 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) iPad
2 3 (9.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Open Source
3 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
3 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Product Management
6 4 (12.90%) QA Automation
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) OOP
7 3 (9.68%) Pay per click
7 3 (9.68%) SDLC
7 3 (9.68%) SEO
8 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.45%) Information Governance
8 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) Python
4 14 (45.16%) PHP
5 10 (32.26%) Apex Code
5 10 (32.26%) C#
5 10 (32.26%) Perl
6 4 (12.90%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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