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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.66% - 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £33,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
46 89 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 56.10% 83.18% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 86 25
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,180 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £35,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 6 (33.33%) User Experience
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
8 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
9 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.11%) Advertising
10 2 (11.11%) SOA
10 2 (11.11%) Solaris

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Junior
2 7 (38.89%) Junior Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) JMX
5 2 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (5.56%) Swing
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) Korn
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle