Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 170 184
Rank change year-on-year +56 +14 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 43 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.80% 0.75% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.78% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 30
Reading median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% +14.29% -2.33%
10th Percentile £52,500 £55,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £75,250
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (53.49%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (44.19%) REST
5 17 (39.53%) Node.js
5 17 (39.53%) Spring
6 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (34.88%) HDFS
7 14 (32.56%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (32.56%) HBase
7 14 (32.56%) Degree
7 14 (32.56%) HTML
7 14 (32.56%) Web Services
8 13 (30.23%) SQL
9 12 (27.91%) CSS
9 12 (27.91%) Windows
9 12 (27.91%) OO
9 12 (27.91%) Internet
9 12 (27.91%) JSON
9 12 (27.91%) R
10 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
11 9 (20.93%) SOAP
11 9 (20.93%) J2EE
12 8 (18.60%) Python
12 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
12 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
12 8 (18.60%) Microservices

Senior 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 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) HBase
2 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
2 2 (4.65%) JUnit
2 2 (4.65%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) REST
2 17 (39.53%) Node.js
2 17 (39.53%) Spring
3 14 (32.56%) HTML
3 14 (32.56%) Web Services
4 12 (27.91%) CSS
4 12 (27.91%) JSON
5 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
6 9 (20.93%) J2EE
6 9 (20.93%) SOAP
7 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.63%) RESTful
9 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (6.98%) Java EE
10 3 (6.98%) React
11 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (4.65%) Ajax
11 2 (4.65%) JPA
11 2 (4.65%) JSP
11 2 (4.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Fintech
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (53.49%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (27.91%) OO
3 8 (18.60%) Microservices
3 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 5 (11.63%) Release Management
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) SDLC
7 2 (4.65%) High Availability
7 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.65%) WFM
7 2 (4.65%) Wireframes
8 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.33%) Prototyping
8 1 (2.33%) Scrum
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 12 (27.91%) R
5 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.60%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) HDFS
2 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Capita
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle