Period
to 7 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 145 154
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.53% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £54,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £69,000 £66,500
Berkshire median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +4.00%

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 2,190 2,000 2,329
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 95.83% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,739 1,719 1,910
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% -7.07%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in Reading over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) RESTful
4 6 (50.00%) AWS
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) Fintech
5 5 (41.67%) React
5 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
5 5 (41.67%) Docker
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (25.00%) GCP
7 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 3 (25.00%) Kotlin
7 3 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (25.00%) Java 8
7 3 (25.00%) Vert.x
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) ERP
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) B2B
7 3 (25.00%) B2C

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 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Confluence
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 3 (25.00%) GCP
2 3 (25.00%) Heroku
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) DbUnit
3 1 (8.33%) jMock
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (41.67%) React
3 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
4 3 (25.00%) Vert.x
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) JSF
6 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (8.33%) PowerMock
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Fintech
2 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) B2B
4 3 (25.00%) B2C
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Java 8
2 3 (25.00%) Kotlin
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) hybris
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle