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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 32 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 41 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.86% 6.85% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.07% 7.32% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 19
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
580 697 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.99% 93.68% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 478 603 433
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Bath +16 28 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £30,500 - 2
Taunton +7 1 £30,500 +1.66%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 38 (55.07%) Spring
4 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (49.28%) Scrum
6 33 (47.83%) Eclipse
7 31 (44.93%) J2EE
8 30 (43.48%) JSP
9 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
10 27 (39.13%) CSS
10 27 (39.13%) XML
11 26 (37.68%) Maven
12 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
13 21 (30.43%) Hibernate
14 20 (28.99%) Subversion
14 20 (28.99%) MySQL
15 19 (27.54%) HTML
15 19 (27.54%) Linux
16 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
17 17 (24.64%) Web Services
17 17 (24.64%) Servlets
17 17 (24.64%) Ant
18 16 (23.19%) JUnit
18 16 (23.19%) TDD
19 15 (21.74%) JSON
20 14 (20.29%) Degree
20 14 (20.29%) OOD
21 13 (18.84%) RUP
21 13 (18.84%) IBM
21 13 (18.84%) JDBC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.84%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.14%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
6 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
1 2 (2.90%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) Redis
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.90%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (47.83%) Eclipse
2 26 (37.68%) Maven
3 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
4 20 (28.99%) Subversion
5 17 (24.64%) Ant
6 16 (23.19%) JUnit
7 13 (18.84%) JIRA
8 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
9 6 (8.70%) WebLogic Workshop
10 5 (7.25%) jMock
11 4 (5.80%) Mockito
12 3 (4.35%) EasyMock
12 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
13 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
14 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
14 1 (1.45%) Apache Buildr
14 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (11.59%) Advertising
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) Spring
2 31 (44.93%) J2EE
3 30 (43.48%) JSP
4 27 (39.13%) XML
4 27 (39.13%) CSS
5 21 (30.43%) Hibernate
6 19 (27.54%) HTML
7 17 (24.64%) Servlets
7 17 (24.64%) Web Services
8 15 (21.74%) JSON
9 13 (18.84%) JDBC
9 13 (18.84%) Java EE
10 12 (17.39%) RESTful
10 12 (17.39%) Ajax
11 11 (15.94%) SOAP
12 8 (11.59%) jQuery
12 8 (11.59%) REST
13 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
13 7 (10.14%) Struts
14 6 (8.70%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
1 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.25%) User Experience
2 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Android
2 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) Scrum
3 16 (23.19%) TDD
4 14 (20.29%) OOD
5 13 (18.84%) UML
5 13 (18.84%) OOP
5 13 (18.84%) RUP
5 13 (18.84%) AOP
6 11 (15.94%) MVC
7 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.59%) MVVM
8 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.59%) Refactoring
9 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Pair Programming
10 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
10 5 (7.25%) BDD
10 5 (7.25%) DevOps
10 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.84%) AspectJ
5 9 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.59%) PHP
7 4 (5.80%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.90%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) CFML
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Groovy
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
8 2 (2.90%) Clojure
9 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
1 3 (4.35%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) IBM
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 9 (13.04%) ATG
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago