The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 45 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.23% 4.72% 8.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 4.81% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 51
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
606 478 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.54% 98.15% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 523 429 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Java Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -13 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Yeovil -7 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bridgwater - 3 £36,500 -
Street - 1 £80,000 -
Taunton - 1 £36,500 - 3
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 35 (54.69%) CSS
5 31 (48.44%) HTML
6 28 (43.75%) SQL
7 25 (39.06%) Degree
8 24 (37.50%) Spring
8 24 (37.50%) J2EE
8 24 (37.50%) Scrum
9 22 (34.38%) Web Services
9 22 (34.38%) RESTful
10 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
11 19 (29.69%) Java EE
12 17 (26.56%) TDD
13 15 (23.44%) MVC
13 15 (23.44%) Advertising
13 15 (23.44%) jQuery
13 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (21.88%) HTML5
15 13 (20.31%) DevOps
15 13 (20.31%) Maven
16 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
16 12 (18.75%) XML
16 12 (18.75%) JSP
17 11 (17.19%) Oracle
17 11 (17.19%) WebLogic
17 11 (17.19%) MVVM
17 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
18 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.19%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) IaaS
1 2 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.94%) Big Data
3 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.13%) Redis
6 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Maven
2 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.50%) JUnit
5 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
5 5 (7.81%) Mockito
5 5 (7.81%) Subversion
6 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.69%) Ant
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Buildr
7 3 (4.69%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.56%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (23.44%) Advertising
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.25%) Electronics
4 4 (6.25%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Finance
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (54.69%) CSS
2 31 (48.44%) HTML
3 24 (37.50%) J2EE
3 24 (37.50%) Spring
4 22 (34.38%) RESTful
4 22 (34.38%) Web Services
5 19 (29.69%) Java EE
6 15 (23.44%) jQuery
7 14 (21.88%) HTML5
8 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
8 12 (18.75%) JSP
8 12 (18.75%) XML
9 9 (14.06%) Backbone.js
9 9 (14.06%) JSON
10 8 (12.50%) Ajax
11 7 (10.94%) SOAP
12 5 (7.81%) CSS3
12 5 (7.81%) D3.js
12 5 (7.81%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (7.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Fintech
2 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.56%) Physics
2 1 (1.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Android
2 4 (6.25%) Solaris
2 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Scrum
3 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.56%) TDD
5 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (23.44%) MVC
6 13 (20.31%) DevOps
7 11 (17.19%) MVVM
7 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
8 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (14.06%) Front End Development
9 9 (14.06%) Integration Testing
9 9 (14.06%) SDLC
10 8 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (12.50%) OOP
11 6 (9.38%) BDD
11 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
11 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.81%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.75%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (7.81%) ECMAScript
6 5 (7.81%) ES6
7 4 (6.25%) Groovy
7 4 (6.25%) PHP
8 3 (4.69%) Scala
9 2 (3.13%) Clojure
10 1 (1.56%) C++
10 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.56%) Perl
10 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) ATG
3 2 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) hybris
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
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