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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 94 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.37% 9.49% 15.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.33% 14.29% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 58 85
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
421 420 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.39% 66.46% 63.57%
Number of salaries quoted 381 380 334
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,938 £25,529
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
Bath +15 65 £41,500 -2.35% 7
Bridgwater -2 11 £34,500 -8.00%
Yeovil -2 4 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Street -5 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Taunton - 3 £33,500 -
Frome - 1 £30,000 -
Somerton - 1 £32,500 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 130 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (32.33%) CSS
3 83 (31.20%) HTML
4 81 (30.45%) JavaScript
5 75 (28.20%) SQL
6 74 (27.82%) Spring
7 62 (23.31%) jQuery
8 61 (22.93%) TDD
9 57 (21.43%) Scrum
10 56 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 54 (20.30%) hybris
12 51 (19.17%) Git (software)
13 50 (18.80%) Python
14 49 (18.42%) Linux
15 48 (18.05%) MySQL
16 47 (17.67%) E-Commerce
17 45 (16.92%) Web Services
18 44 (16.54%) XML
19 42 (15.79%) C#
20 41 (15.41%) Internet
20 41 (15.41%) Retail
21 39 (14.66%) Finance
21 39 (14.66%) SQL Server
22 37 (13.91%) Oracle
22 37 (13.91%) Java EE
22 37 (13.91%) Degree
23 36 (13.53%) .NET
24 34 (12.78%) C++
24 34 (12.78%) OO
25 31 (11.65%) JUnit

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 26 (9.77%) IIS
2 23 (8.65%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (8.65%) Commerce Server
3 13 (4.89%) Apache
3 13 (4.89%) nginx
3 13 (4.89%) Gunicorn
4 6 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.26%) JBoss
5 4 (1.50%) Node.js
5 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.50%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.75%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (8.65%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.38%) Shopify
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Trello
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.41%) Internet
2 8 (3.01%) HTTP
3 2 (0.75%) NFC
4 1 (0.38%) Multicast
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.05%) MySQL
2 39 (14.66%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.27%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.88%) Big Data
5 4 (1.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.13%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.75%) Redis
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 51 (19.17%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.65%) JUnit
3 26 (9.77%) Subversion
3 26 (9.77%) JIRA
4 12 (4.51%) Maven
4 12 (4.51%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.76%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.01%) Selenium
6 8 (3.01%) Hudson
7 7 (2.63%) Xcode
8 5 (1.88%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.88%) NUnit
8 5 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.88%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.88%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.88%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.13%) Ant
10 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
General
1 41 (15.41%) Retail
2 39 (14.66%) Finance
3 20 (7.52%) Banking
4 15 (5.64%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.38%) Advertising
6 6 (2.26%) Publishing
7 2 (0.75%) Electronics
7 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 171 (64.29%) Developer
2 96 (36.09%) Java Developer
3 41 (15.41%) Senior Developer
4 37 (13.91%) Software Engineer
5 28 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 24 (9.02%) Analyst
7 23 (8.65%) Web Developer
7 23 (8.65%) Technical Analyst
8 22 (8.27%) Python Developer
8 22 (8.27%) Senior Python Developer
9 21 (7.89%) Architect
10 19 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (6.77%) Programmer
12 17 (6.39%) Java Programmer
12 17 (6.39%) Senior Architect
13 13 (4.89%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (4.89%) PHP Developer
14 12 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (4.51%) Technical Architect
14 12 (4.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (32.33%) CSS
2 83 (31.20%) HTML
3 74 (27.82%) Spring
4 62 (23.31%) jQuery
5 45 (16.92%) Web Services
6 44 (16.54%) XML
7 37 (13.91%) Java EE
8 36 (13.53%) .NET
9 29 (10.90%) HTML5
10 26 (9.77%) AngularJS
11 22 (8.27%) Leaflet
11 22 (8.27%) Flask
11 22 (8.27%) Django
11 22 (8.27%) SOAP
12 19 (7.14%) RESTful
13 17 (6.39%) JSON
14 16 (6.02%) Hibernate
14 16 (6.02%) J2EE
14 16 (6.02%) XHTML
15 15 (5.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.27%) Mathematics
3 16 (6.02%) Open Source
4 14 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.89%) GIS
6 11 (4.14%) W3C
7 9 (3.38%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.63%) User Experience
9 3 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.13%) Physics
10 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.75%) iPad
10 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.75%) iPhone
11 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.38%) RIA
11 1 (0.38%) DTV
11 1 (0.38%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.42%) Linux
2 26 (9.77%) Windows
3 24 (9.02%) Apple iOS
4 19 (7.14%) Android
5 11 (4.14%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.13%) Debian
6 3 (1.13%) Solaris
7 2 (0.75%) UNIX
7 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (22.93%) TDD
3 57 (21.43%) Scrum
4 56 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 47 (17.67%) E-Commerce
6 34 (12.78%) OO
7 28 (10.53%) OOD
8 23 (8.65%) Web Development
9 22 (8.27%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.89%) SOA
10 21 (7.89%) MVC
11 20 (7.52%) ITIL
11 20 (7.52%) OOP
12 19 (7.14%) Pair Programming
12 19 (7.14%) TOGAF
13 16 (6.02%) Wealth Management
14 14 (5.26%) UML
15 13 (4.89%) Risk Management
15 13 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
16 12 (4.51%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (30.45%) JavaScript
2 75 (28.20%) SQL
3 50 (18.80%) Python
4 42 (15.79%) C#
5 34 (12.78%) C++
6 24 (9.02%) Ruby
6 24 (9.02%) TypeScript
7 18 (6.77%) PHP
8 11 (4.14%) ECMAScript
9 9 (3.38%) Perl
10 8 (3.01%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.01%) C
11 5 (1.88%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.50%) CFML
12 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.13%) Delphi
14 2 (0.75%) Korn
14 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (13.91%) Degree
2 13 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.01%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) MCP
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
6 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.77%) COBIT
2 5 (1.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.38%) NFS
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.38%) Netcool
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
1 1 (0.38%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 54 (20.30%) hybris
2 37 (13.91%) Oracle
3 31 (11.65%) Microsoft
4 23 (8.65%) EPiServer
5 12 (4.51%) Zend
6 8 (3.01%) Google
7 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.75%) Apple
7 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago