The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 144 140
Rank change year-on-year +45 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 8 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.65% 0.051% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.055% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 13
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 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 £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (66.67%) Degree
5 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (60.00%) Web Services
5 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (53.33%) RESTful
6 8 (53.33%) Open Source
7 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
7 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
7 7 (46.67%) BDD
7 7 (46.67%) Big Data
7 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
7 7 (46.67%) Information Governance
7 7 (46.67%) Secure Coding
8 6 (40.00%) Scrum
9 4 (26.67%) SOAP
9 4 (26.67%) Linux
9 4 (26.67%) CSS
9 4 (26.67%) Python
9 4 (26.67%) PHP
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) Spring
9 4 (26.67%) Ajax
10 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (20.00%) SaaS
10 3 (20.00%) Visualforce
10 3 (20.00%) Apex Code

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 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) Visualforce
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) JPA
5 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Open Source
4 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
4 7 (46.67%) BDD
4 7 (46.67%) Information Governance
4 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Secure Coding
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) OOP
8 1 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Apex Code
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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