The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 77 178 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.16% 22.31% 14.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.99% 33.27% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 169 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Java
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
335 535 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 57.26% 67.04% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 309 501 286
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Java
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Java Salary Trend in Somerset

Java
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Somerset

Java
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -6 30 £37,500 - 13
Wells +1 9 £55,000 +129.16%
Street -3 5 £43,750 -2.77%
Clevedon - 5 £35,000 -
Yeovil - 5 £34,500 - 2
Taunton -5 1 £30,000 +50.00% 3
Bridgwater -8 1 £34,500 -23.33%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £37,500 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 55 (40.74%) SQL
1 55 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.81%) HTML
3 43 (31.85%) CSS
4 42 (31.11%) XML
4 42 (31.11%) Scrum
4 42 (31.11%) Spring
5 41 (30.37%) Eclipse
5 41 (30.37%) JavaScript
6 35 (25.93%) Git (software)
7 34 (25.19%) J2EE
8 32 (23.70%) Linux
9 31 (22.96%) MySQL
9 31 (22.96%) C#
9 31 (22.96%) Maven
10 28 (20.74%) JSP
11 27 (20.00%) .NET
11 27 (20.00%) TDD
12 26 (19.26%) Subversion
12 26 (19.26%) C++
13 25 (18.52%) Oracle
14 24 (17.78%) Ant
15 23 (17.04%) Software Engineering
15 23 (17.04%) Ajax
15 23 (17.04%) Degree
16 22 (16.30%) Hibernate
16 22 (16.30%) PHP
17 21 (15.56%) jQuery
18 20 (14.81%) Web Services
19 18 (13.33%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 17 (12.59%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.63%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.19%) JBoss
6 5 (3.70%) Node.js
6 5 (3.70%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) SaaS
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) PaaS
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.96%) MySQL
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.70%) Big Data
3 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) Redis
7 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (30.37%) Eclipse
2 35 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 31 (22.96%) Maven
4 26 (19.26%) Subversion
5 24 (17.78%) Ant
6 18 (13.33%) JUnit
7 13 (9.63%) JIRA
7 13 (9.63%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.19%) jMock
9 6 (4.44%) Selenium
9 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.44%) WebLogic Workshop
10 4 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (2.96%) PHPUnit
11 3 (2.22%) Mockito
11 3 (2.22%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.22%) EasyMock
11 3 (2.22%) Apache Buildr
11 3 (2.22%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (10.37%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Marketing
3 8 (5.93%) Advertising
3 8 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.22%) Military
5 3 (2.22%) Retail
6 2 (1.48%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.48%) Back Office
6 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (62.22%) Developer
2 55 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 25 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 22 (16.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 18 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (11.85%) Software Engineer
7 15 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (9.63%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (9.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 10 (7.41%) Architect
9 10 (7.41%) Junior
9 10 (7.41%) Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Java Architect
11 7 (5.19%) Technical Architect
11 7 (5.19%) Tester
12 6 (4.44%) Java Technical Architect
12 6 (4.44%) Junior Developer
12 6 (4.44%) PHP Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.81%) HTML
2 43 (31.85%) CSS
3 42 (31.11%) XML
3 42 (31.11%) Spring
4 34 (25.19%) J2EE
5 28 (20.74%) JSP
6 27 (20.00%) .NET
7 23 (17.04%) Ajax
8 22 (16.30%) Hibernate
9 21 (15.56%) jQuery
10 20 (14.81%) Web Services
11 18 (13.33%) SOAP
12 17 (12.59%) Servlets
13 15 (11.11%) JSON
14 13 (9.63%) JDBC
14 13 (9.63%) Java EE
14 13 (9.63%) REST
15 12 (8.89%) HTML5
16 10 (7.41%) AngularJS
17 9 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Mathematics
2 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.19%) User Experience
4 3 (2.22%) GIS
5 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.74%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Linux
2 16 (11.85%) Windows
3 4 (2.96%) UNIX
4 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.22%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) Windows 2000
4 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.11%) Scrum
3 27 (20.00%) TDD
4 23 (17.04%) Software Engineering
5 18 (13.33%) OOP
5 18 (13.33%) MVC
6 17 (12.59%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.11%) UML
7 15 (11.11%) OOD
8 13 (9.63%) RUP
8 13 (9.63%) AOP
9 11 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.41%) BDD
10 10 (7.41%) SDLC
11 9 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.67%) Refactoring
12 8 (5.93%) Pair Programming
13 7 (5.19%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.74%) SQL
2 41 (30.37%) JavaScript
3 31 (22.96%) C#
4 26 (19.26%) C++
5 22 (16.30%) PHP
6 15 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 14 (10.37%) C
8 13 (9.63%) AspectJ
9 11 (8.15%) Python
10 8 (5.93%) Perl
11 6 (4.44%) Ruby
11 6 (4.44%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.70%) CFML
12 5 (3.70%) VB
13 3 (2.22%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.48%) VB6
14 2 (1.48%) VC++
15 1 (0.74%) Clojure
15 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.22%) ISEB
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.22%) MCSE
2 3 (2.22%) MCSA
3 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Puppet
1 3 (2.22%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.22%) SCCM
1 3 (2.22%) WSUS
2 1 (0.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Oracle
2 13 (9.63%) IBM
3 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.93%) ATG
5 3 (2.22%) Adobe
6 2 (1.48%) Zend
6 2 (1.48%) Google
6 2 (1.48%) ESRI
6 2 (1.48%) Trapeze
7 1 (0.74%) hybris
7 1 (0.74%) VMware
7 1 (0.74%) Sophos
7 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.74%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Shepton Mallet
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits & equity
Posted: 22 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,363 per annum Competitive pension and benefits pac
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Health Insurance + 25 days' Holida
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible working, etc
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago