Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 172 195
Rank change year-on-year +31 +23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 14 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.59% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.72% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 36
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,150 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% -18.18%

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 2288 3354 4416
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.16% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2512 3513
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,925 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Java Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 5 (35.71%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (35.71%) Force.com
6 5 (35.71%) Visualforce
6 5 (35.71%) Apex Code
6 5 (35.71%) SaaS
6 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
6 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (35.71%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 5 (35.71%) PHP

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Force.com
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
1 5 (35.71%) Ajax
1 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (35.71%) Visualforce
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) GWT
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) Product Management
4 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
7 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Apex Code
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat