The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 10.10% - 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £36,750 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 55.56% 75.51% 48.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54 35 43
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Java
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Java Salary Trend in Taunton

Java
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Taunton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) Digital Media
7 5 (23.81%) WCF
7 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
7 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Advertising
8 2 (9.52%) Solaris
8 2 (9.52%) OOP
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) Swing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
1 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Junior
2 11 (52.38%) Junior Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Graduate
3 2 (9.52%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) WCF
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (9.52%) Swing
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Korn
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle