The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 124 119
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 16 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.29% 0.87% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.93% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 25
Median salary £68,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  

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 1211 1823 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.27% 93.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1472 1534
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Reading

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (71.43%) Linux
3 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) Scrum
5 15 (42.86%) C++
5 15 (42.86%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) OOP
5 15 (42.86%) CSS
5 15 (42.86%) Ajax
5 15 (42.86%) SDLC
6 12 (34.29%) Microservices
6 12 (34.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) Degree
6 12 (34.29%) Eclipse
7 11 (31.43%) TDD
8 9 (25.71%) BDD
8 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
8 9 (25.71%) Big Data
9 8 (22.86%) Secure Coding
9 8 (22.86%) Open Source
9 8 (22.86%) RESTful
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 8 (22.86%) Internet
10 7 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.00%) Information Governance

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Big Data
1 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.29%) HBase
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.86%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) Ajax
1 15 (42.86%) CSS
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) RESTful
2 8 (22.86%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) Node.js
4 4 (11.43%) Java EE
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.86%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (48.57%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) OOP
3 15 (42.86%) SDLC
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (34.29%) Microservices
5 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 9 (25.71%) BDD
7 8 (22.86%) OO
7 8 (22.86%) Open Source
7 8 (22.86%) Secure Coding
8 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Information Governance
8 7 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (14.29%) OOD
10 4 (11.43%) High Availability
11 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) C++
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 5 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) HDFS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
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