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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 96 131 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.74% 17.33% 11.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.07% 29.44% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 127 56
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
342 445 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.07% 58.86% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 309 415 253
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 August 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 August 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 49 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Yeovil +1 14 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Wells -1 4 £55,000 +129.16%
Taunton +1 3 £30,500 -17.00% 1
Street -4 3 - -
Bridgwater -4 2 £34,500 -23.33%
Clevedon - 1 £43,500 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 95 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (40.49%) SQL
3 61 (37.42%) Spring
4 55 (33.74%) Scrum
5 54 (33.13%) JavaScript
6 46 (28.22%) HTML
6 46 (28.22%) Oracle
7 45 (27.61%) J2EE
8 44 (26.99%) CSS
9 42 (25.77%) Git (software)
10 41 (25.15%) XML
11 40 (24.54%) Eclipse
12 39 (23.93%) Maven
12 39 (23.93%) TDD
13 37 (22.70%) Degree
14 35 (21.47%) JSP
15 34 (20.86%) Linux
15 34 (20.86%) Java EE
15 34 (20.86%) Software Engineering
16 30 (18.40%) Web Services
16 30 (18.40%) WebLogic
16 30 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (17.79%) C#
18 28 (17.18%) MySQL
19 27 (16.56%) Hibernate
19 27 (16.56%) MVC
20 26 (15.95%) JUnit
20 26 (15.95%) Subversion
21 25 (15.34%) Ajax
21 25 (15.34%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (18.40%) WebLogic
2 19 (11.66%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.59%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (7.36%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (4.29%) JBoss
7 2 (1.23%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.23%) Node.js
8 1 (0.61%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Office
2 3 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.61%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.61%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) PaaS
2 7 (4.29%) IaaS
3 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) HTTP
1 4 (2.45%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.84%) Internet
3 2 (1.23%) Firewall
3 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.18%) MySQL
2 13 (7.98%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.36%) RDBMS
4 11 (6.75%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.52%) Redis
5 9 (5.52%) Couchbase
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.07%) Big Data
8 4 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.61%) DB2
11 1 (0.61%) Informix
11 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 42 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 40 (24.54%) Eclipse
3 39 (23.93%) Maven
4 26 (15.95%) JUnit
4 26 (15.95%) Subversion
5 24 (14.72%) Ant
6 18 (11.04%) Selenium
7 15 (9.20%) Jenkins
8 13 (7.98%) JIRA
9 8 (4.91%) Cucumber
10 7 (4.29%) jMock
11 6 (3.68%) WebLogic Workshop
12 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.45%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.45%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.45%) PHPUnit
12 4 (2.45%) Mockito
13 3 (1.84%) Apache Buildr
13 3 (1.84%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (9.82%) Finance
1 16 (9.82%) Advertising
1 16 (9.82%) Retail
2 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.13%) Marketing
4 3 (1.84%) Military
4 3 (1.84%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Arabic Language
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 98 (60.12%) Developer
2 69 (42.33%) Java Developer
3 31 (19.02%) Senior Developer
4 28 (17.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (15.95%) Software Engineer
6 21 (12.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 16 (9.82%) Software Developer
8 15 (9.20%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Analyst
9 13 (7.98%) J2EE Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Junior
11 9 (5.52%) Architect
11 9 (5.52%) Tester
12 7 (4.29%) Test Analyst
13 6 (3.68%) Test Engineer
13 6 (3.68%) Junior Developer
13 6 (3.68%) PHP Developer
14 5 (3.07%) Software Test Engineer
14 5 (3.07%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (37.42%) Spring
2 46 (28.22%) HTML
3 45 (27.61%) J2EE
4 44 (26.99%) CSS
5 41 (25.15%) XML
6 35 (21.47%) JSP
7 34 (20.86%) Java EE
8 30 (18.40%) Web Services
9 27 (16.56%) Hibernate
10 25 (15.34%) Ajax
10 25 (15.34%) SOAP
11 23 (14.11%) jQuery
12 22 (13.50%) .NET
13 19 (11.66%) RESTful
14 18 (11.04%) AngularJS
15 17 (10.43%) Servlets
16 16 (9.82%) JSON
17 14 (8.59%) REST
18 13 (7.98%) HTML5
18 13 (7.98%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.13%) Mathematics
1 10 (6.13%) Computer Science
1 10 (6.13%) User Experience
2 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.84%) GIS
4 2 (1.23%) Physics
4 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.61%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.86%) Linux
2 12 (7.36%) Windows
3 8 (4.91%) UNIX
4 6 (3.68%) Android
5 5 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.74%) Scrum
3 39 (23.93%) TDD
4 34 (20.86%) Software Engineering
5 30 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (16.56%) MVC
7 21 (12.88%) BDD
8 19 (11.66%) Waterfall
8 19 (11.66%) OOP
9 17 (10.43%) Unit Testing
10 16 (9.82%) OOD
10 16 (9.82%) UML
11 15 (9.20%) Automated Testing
11 15 (9.20%) MVVM
12 14 (8.59%) DevOps
13 13 (7.98%) AOP
13 13 (7.98%) RUP
14 11 (6.75%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (6.13%) Refactoring
15 10 (6.13%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 66 (40.49%) SQL
2 54 (33.13%) JavaScript
3 29 (17.79%) C#
4 20 (12.27%) C++
5 19 (11.66%) PL/SQL
6 18 (11.04%) PHP
7 13 (7.98%) AspectJ
8 12 (7.36%) Bash Shell
9 9 (5.52%) Clojure
9 9 (5.52%) Groovy
9 9 (5.52%) Scala
10 7 (4.29%) C
11 6 (3.68%) Python
12 5 (3.07%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.84%) Perl
13 3 (1.84%) Ruby
14 2 (1.23%) VC++
14 2 (1.23%) VB
14 2 (1.23%) CFML
14 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (22.70%) Degree
2 6 (3.68%) ISEB
3 4 (2.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
5 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) Ansible
2 3 (1.84%) Puppet
2 3 (1.84%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 46 (28.22%) Oracle
2 17 (10.43%) ATG
3 13 (7.98%) IBM
4 6 (3.68%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.45%) Google
6 3 (1.84%) SAP
7 2 (1.23%) ESRI
7 2 (1.23%) Zend
7 2 (1.23%) hybris
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Capita
7 2 (1.23%) Trapeze
8 1 (0.61%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.61%) VeriFone
8 1 (0.61%) Sybase
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) BEA
8 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.61%) Mapinfo
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