Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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

Lead Java Developer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 153 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +208
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.18% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Reading median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 -
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.12% -5.04%

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 2,092 2,233 3,322
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 95.96% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,785 1,833 2,497
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.84% -5.00% +2.04%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in Reading

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Lead Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (50.00%) API Design
3 2 (50.00%) Fintech
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) PSD2
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Keycloak

Lead 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Keycloak
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fintech
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) API Design
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Market Research
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle