The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 65 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.73% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Java Programmer
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
710 522 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.29% 97.03% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 616 443 560
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Java Programmer Salary Trend in Somerset

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Glastonbury - 8 £42,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 8 £42,500 -
Somerton - 8 £42,500 -
Street - 6 £42,500 -
Bridgwater - 5 £45,000 -
Java Programmer
South West

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) JIRA
2 26 (86.67%) hybris
2 26 (86.67%) Scrum
2 26 (86.67%) E-Commerce
3 24 (80.00%) Retail
4 21 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (13.33%) REST
5 4 (13.33%) Spring Batch
5 4 (13.33%) Spring Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
5 4 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) Spring
5 4 (13.33%) JSF
5 4 (13.33%) JNDI
5 4 (13.33%) Maven
5 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Selenium
5 4 (13.33%) FreeMarker
5 4 (13.33%) Spring Security
5 4 (13.33%) YUI
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) HTML

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (86.67%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (13.33%) Ant
2 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 24 (80.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) JDBC
1 4 (13.33%) JSP
1 4 (13.33%) SOAP
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
1 4 (13.33%) XML
1 4 (13.33%) XSLT
1 4 (13.33%) JMS
1 4 (13.33%) Java RMI
1 4 (13.33%) JAXB
1 4 (13.33%) JMX
1 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (13.33%) Spring
1 4 (13.33%) JSF
1 4 (13.33%) JNDI
1 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
1 4 (13.33%) FreeMarker
1 4 (13.33%) Spring Security
1 4 (13.33%) YUI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Scrum
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 21 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) hybris
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) Sun