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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 46 124 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.16% 21.64% 16.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.44% 37.35% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 38 119 104
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £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
298 332 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.36% 57.94% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 276 298 369
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 38 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Bridgwater -1 1 £34,500 -31.00%
Taunton -7 1 £44,000 +46.66% 1
Yeovil -7 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Street -10 1 £55,000 -31.25%
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.74%) HTML
3 49 (39.52%) CSS
4 42 (33.87%) JavaScript
5 39 (31.45%) TDD
6 37 (29.84%) MySQL
7 36 (29.03%) C++
8 35 (28.23%) Python
9 34 (27.42%) XML
10 32 (25.81%) Software Engineering
11 31 (25.00%) C#
12 30 (24.19%) Scrum
13 29 (23.39%) .NET
14 25 (20.16%) Git (software)
15 23 (18.55%) HTML5
15 23 (18.55%) jQuery
16 22 (17.74%) PHP
17 21 (16.94%) Linux
18 20 (16.13%) Web Services
18 20 (16.13%) OO
18 20 (16.13%) Mathematics
19 19 (15.32%) Spring
19 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
19 19 (15.32%) JUnit
20 18 (14.52%) Java EE
21 17 (13.71%) Mentoring
22 16 (12.90%) Ruby
22 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
22 16 (12.90%) SOAP
23 15 (12.10%) SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (9.68%) Node.js
2 9 (7.26%) ColdFusion
3 7 (5.65%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.84%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) nginx
5 2 (1.61%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.81%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
1 1 (0.81%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) SaaS
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.84%) MySQL
2 10 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.32%) JUnit
3 14 (11.29%) Subversion
4 12 (9.68%) Maven
4 12 (9.68%) NUnit
5 11 (8.87%) Ant
5 11 (8.87%) Jenkins
6 8 (6.45%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.03%) Xcode
8 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.42%) Hudson
10 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.81%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.81%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.81%) JIRA
11 1 (0.81%) WATIR
11 1 (0.81%) Selenium
11 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
General
1 15 (12.10%) Advertising
2 8 (6.45%) Finance
3 7 (5.65%) Marketing
4 5 (4.03%) Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Retail
5 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (58.06%) Developer
2 40 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.94%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.68%) Architect
6 11 (8.87%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Java Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Java Technical Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Android Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Software Programmer
11 5 (4.03%) Designer
11 5 (4.03%) Tester
11 5 (4.03%) Programmer
11 5 (4.03%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.23%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (42.74%) HTML
2 49 (39.52%) CSS
3 34 (27.42%) XML
4 29 (23.39%) .NET
5 23 (18.55%) jQuery
5 23 (18.55%) HTML5
6 20 (16.13%) Web Services
7 19 (15.32%) Spring
8 18 (14.52%) Java EE
9 16 (12.90%) SOAP
10 12 (9.68%) AngularJS
11 11 (8.87%) Hibernate
11 11 (8.87%) Ajax
12 10 (8.06%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (7.26%) J2EE
13 9 (7.26%) XHTML
13 9 (7.26%) Backbone.js
14 8 (6.45%) CSS3
15 6 (4.84%) Apache CXF
15 6 (4.84%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.23%) Open Source
2 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) GIS
4 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.61%) W3C
5 1 (0.81%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.81%) DTV
5 1 (0.81%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.81%) Physics
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) RIA
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.94%) Linux
2 11 (8.87%) Android
3 10 (8.06%) Windows
4 6 (4.84%) UNIX
5 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.42%) Solaris
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.45%) TDD
3 32 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 30 (24.19%) Scrum
5 20 (16.13%) OO
6 17 (13.71%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (11.29%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.48%) Pair Programming
10 12 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (9.68%) Software Architecture
11 11 (8.87%) Web Development
12 10 (8.06%) OOD
12 10 (8.06%) OOP
13 8 (6.45%) BDD
14 7 (5.65%) Kanban
14 7 (5.65%) Android Development
15 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
16 5 (4.03%) Manual Testing
16 5 (4.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) JavaScript
2 36 (29.03%) C++
3 35 (28.23%) Python
4 31 (25.00%) C#
5 22 (17.74%) PHP
6 16 (12.90%) Ruby
7 15 (12.10%) SQL
7 15 (12.10%) Perl
8 12 (9.68%) C
9 9 (7.26%) CFML
10 6 (4.84%) TypeScript
11 5 (4.03%) VB
12 3 (2.42%) Delphi
12 3 (2.42%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.61%) ECMAScript
13 2 (1.61%) Dart
13 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.81%) Golang
14 1 (0.81%) Ada
Qualifications
1 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) DV Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (2.42%) MCSE
4 3 (2.42%) MCSA
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) COBIT
2 2 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) WSUS
1 3 (2.42%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle
2 7 (5.65%) hybris
3 6 (4.84%) Google
4 4 (3.23%) Adobe
4 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.42%) Zend
5 3 (2.42%) SolidWorks
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
6 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.81%) Sophos
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago