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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 54 147 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.73% 22.14% 16.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.72% 37.31% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 139 107
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
323 394 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.20% 59.34% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 293 354 362
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -8 39 £39,000 +4.00% 12
Wells - 4 £55,000 -
Street -8 2 £55,000 -31.25%
Yeovil -9 2 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Templecombe - 1 - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.38%) HTML
3 46 (39.66%) CSS
4 41 (35.34%) JavaScript
5 37 (31.90%) MySQL
6 36 (31.03%) XML
7 33 (28.45%) TDD
8 32 (27.59%) Scrum
9 29 (25.00%) C++
10 28 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 27 (23.28%) Python
12 26 (22.41%) C#
12 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
13 25 (21.55%) Spring
13 25 (21.55%) SQL
14 24 (20.69%) .NET
15 23 (19.83%) PHP
16 22 (18.97%) jQuery
17 21 (18.10%) Linux
18 20 (17.24%) Web Services
19 19 (16.38%) JUnit
19 19 (16.38%) HTML5
19 19 (16.38%) Mathematics
20 18 (15.52%) Maven
20 18 (15.52%) Subversion
21 17 (14.66%) Ant
21 17 (14.66%) OO
22 16 (13.79%) SOAP
22 16 (13.79%) Java EE
22 16 (13.79%) Security Cleared

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (8.62%) Tomcat
1 10 (8.62%) Node.js
2 9 (7.76%) ColdFusion
3 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.31%) Apache
4 4 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.72%) nginx
5 2 (1.72%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.86%) Magento
1 1 (0.86%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) SaaS
2 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) MySQL
2 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (16.38%) JUnit
3 18 (15.52%) Subversion
3 18 (15.52%) Maven
4 17 (14.66%) Ant
5 12 (10.34%) Eclipse
6 11 (9.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (8.62%) NUnit
8 5 (4.31%) JIRA
9 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.45%) Xcode
10 2 (1.72%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.72%) Hudson
11 1 (0.86%) Apache Buildr
11 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.86%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.86%) WATIR
11 1 (0.86%) Selenium
11 1 (0.86%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.86%) jMock
General
1 13 (11.21%) Advertising
2 9 (7.76%) Marketing
3 7 (6.03%) Finance
4 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
5 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 73 (62.93%) Developer
2 43 (37.07%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.21%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Architect
8 8 (6.90%) Java Architect
8 8 (6.90%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Java Technical Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.17%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Programmer
10 5 (4.31%) Tester
10 5 (4.31%) Software Programmer
11 4 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.45%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.38%) HTML
2 46 (39.66%) CSS
3 36 (31.03%) XML
4 25 (21.55%) Spring
5 24 (20.69%) .NET
6 22 (18.97%) jQuery
7 20 (17.24%) Web Services
8 19 (16.38%) HTML5
9 16 (13.79%) SOAP
9 16 (13.79%) Java EE
10 15 (12.93%) Ajax
10 15 (12.93%) J2EE
11 13 (11.21%) Hibernate
12 10 (8.62%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
13 8 (6.90%) CSS3
14 7 (6.03%) Backbone.js
14 7 (6.03%) JSON
14 7 (6.03%) JSP
15 6 (5.17%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Mathematics
2 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.72%) GIS
4 2 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) Open Source
5 1 (0.86%) Physics
5 1 (0.86%) W3C
5 1 (0.86%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Linux
2 10 (8.62%) Windows
3 8 (6.90%) Android
4 5 (4.31%) UNIX
5 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.59%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
8 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.45%) TDD
3 32 (27.59%) Scrum
4 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
5 17 (14.66%) OO
6 15 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
7 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
7 14 (12.07%) OOP
8 13 (11.21%) OOD
9 10 (8.62%) Pair Programming
9 10 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (8.62%) Critical Success Factor
9 10 (8.62%) Software Architecture
10 7 (6.03%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.03%) Web Development
11 6 (5.17%) BDD
12 5 (4.31%) Manual Testing
12 5 (4.31%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.31%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.34%) JavaScript
2 29 (25.00%) C++
3 27 (23.28%) Python
4 26 (22.41%) C#
5 25 (21.55%) SQL
6 23 (19.83%) PHP
7 15 (12.93%) Perl
7 15 (12.93%) Ruby
8 12 (10.34%) C
9 9 (7.76%) CFML
10 5 (4.31%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.31%) VB
11 4 (3.45%) AspectJ
12 3 (2.59%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.72%) Dart
14 1 (0.86%) Golang
14 1 (0.86%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.62%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.76%) Degree
5 3 (2.59%) MCSE
5 3 (2.59%) MCSA
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) WSUS
1 3 (2.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.17%) hybris
4 4 (3.45%) IBM
4 4 (3.45%) Google
4 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.59%) Adobe
5 3 (2.59%) Zend
6 2 (1.72%) VMware
7 1 (0.86%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.86%) Sophos
7 1 (0.86%) ATG
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits fantastic benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Hays IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Avon (BA2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18-24k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago