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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 69 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.55% 8.78% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 9.20% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 61 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,782
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +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
535 750 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.70% 95.42% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 466 660 550
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
Wells - 10 £55,000 -
Bath -2 7 £39,000 +1.29% 3
Clevedon - 4 £32,500 -
Yeovil -3 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £37,500 -
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) XML
3 24 (55.81%) Scrum
4 23 (53.49%) SQL
4 23 (53.49%) MySQL
5 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (41.86%) J2EE
6 18 (41.86%) CSS
7 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
8 16 (37.21%) JSP
8 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
8 16 (37.21%) TDD
9 15 (34.88%) Spring
9 15 (34.88%) Maven
9 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
9 15 (34.88%) Ant
9 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
10 14 (32.56%) HTML
10 14 (32.56%) Servlets
10 14 (32.56%) Subversion
11 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
12 11 (25.58%) OOD
12 11 (25.58%) Linux
12 11 (25.58%) JSON
13 10 (23.26%) JIRA
13 10 (23.26%) AspectJ
13 10 (23.26%) AOP
13 10 (23.26%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (23.26%) UML
13 10 (23.26%) OOP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (16.28%) ColdFusion
3 7 (16.28%) Node.js
4 4 (9.30%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
2 15 (34.88%) Maven
2 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 15 (34.88%) Ant
3 14 (32.56%) Subversion
4 10 (23.26%) JIRA
5 9 (20.93%) JUnit
6 4 (9.30%) NUnit
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (2.33%) jMock
7 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Buildr
7 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.30%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) XML
2 18 (41.86%) J2EE
2 18 (41.86%) CSS
3 16 (37.21%) JSP
4 15 (34.88%) Spring
5 14 (32.56%) HTML
5 14 (32.56%) Servlets
6 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
7 11 (25.58%) JSON
8 10 (23.26%) JDBC
9 8 (18.60%) EJB
9 8 (18.60%) SOAP
9 8 (18.60%) Web Services
10 7 (16.28%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (13.95%) Ajax
11 6 (13.95%) Struts
12 5 (11.63%) JPA
13 4 (9.30%) XHTML
14 3 (6.98%) JSF
14 3 (6.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Scrum
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 11 (25.58%) OOD
5 10 (23.26%) AOP
5 10 (23.26%) UML
5 10 (23.26%) OOP
5 10 (23.26%) RUP
6 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.95%) Web Development
8 4 (9.30%) RAD
9 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.98%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.65%) BDD
10 2 (4.65%) XML Parsing
10 2 (4.65%) SDLC
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.65%) Refactoring
10 2 (4.65%) MVC
11 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) AspectJ
5 7 (16.28%) Python
5 7 (16.28%) CFML
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
5 7 (16.28%) PHP
5 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) ATG
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