The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 52.94% 78.13% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.94% 78.13% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 1
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 100.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 7
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +156.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bridgwater region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

Java
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bridgwater region.

Java Salary Trend in Bridgwater

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 16 (72.73%) Scrum
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 16 (72.73%) hybris
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) C++
3 14 (63.64%) OOP
3 14 (63.64%) OOD
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) Pair Programming
3 14 (63.64%) Mathematics
3 14 (63.64%) Spring
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) LAMP
4 5 (22.73%) XML-RPC
4 5 (22.73%) ECMAScript
4 5 (22.73%) W3C
4 5 (22.73%) Internet
4 5 (22.73%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Apache
4 5 (22.73%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) XHTML
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) MySQL
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Web Applications Developer
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
3 2 (9.09%) Programmer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) Symfony
2 5 (22.73%) Zend Framework
2 5 (22.73%) CakePHP
2 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) XHTML
2 5 (22.73%) LAMP
2 5 (22.73%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Mathematics
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Scrum
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 14 (63.64%) OOP
2 14 (63.64%) TDD
2 14 (63.64%) Pair Programming
2 14 (63.64%) OOD
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) ECMAScript
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) hybris
2 5 (22.73%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft