The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 35 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.64% 6.49% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 6.66% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 39
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 674 646 603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.54% 97.44% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 499 566 536
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Somerset

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Somerset.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Somerset

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Somerset over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Somerset

Java Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -11 25 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Taunton -4 1 £34,000 -13.92%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (53.76%) SQL
3 48 (51.61%) Hibernate
4 47 (50.54%) Spring
5 38 (40.86%) Scrum
6 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (37.63%) Software Engineering
7 32 (34.41%) Maven
8 31 (33.33%) Data Protection
8 31 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 31 (33.33%) JUnit
9 27 (29.03%) Test Automation
10 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
10 26 (27.96%) Security Cleared
11 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
12 21 (22.58%) HTML
13 20 (21.51%) PHP
13 20 (21.51%) Hadoop
14 18 (19.35%) Unit Testing
15 16 (17.20%) Customer Requirements
15 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
15 16 (17.20%) C
16 14 (15.05%) C++
16 14 (15.05%) Windows
16 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (15.05%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (15.05%) Greenfield Project
16 14 (15.05%) Windows Server
16 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
17 12 (12.90%) ITIL

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.83%) IIS
2 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.30%) Apache Pig
3 4 (4.30%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (2.15%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.51%) Hadoop
2 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
3 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.83%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.68%) Big Data
6 4 (4.30%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (4.30%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.30%) HBase
6 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.23%) MySQL
8 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Redis
8 1 (1.08%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Maven
2 31 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 31 (33.33%) JUnit
3 14 (15.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.38%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.08%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.08%) Mockito
General
1 4 (4.30%) Advertising
2 3 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (51.61%) Hibernate
2 47 (50.54%) Spring
3 21 (22.58%) HTML
4 11 (11.83%) REST
5 10 (10.75%) SOAP
6 8 (8.60%) CSS
7 7 (7.53%) .NET
7 7 (7.53%) J2EE
8 6 (6.45%) Web Services
8 6 (6.45%) XML
9 5 (5.38%) Java EE
9 5 (5.38%) jQuery
9 5 (5.38%) JSP
10 4 (4.30%) RESTful
11 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.15%) GWT
11 2 (2.15%) JSON
11 2 (2.15%) Servlets
11 2 (2.15%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Windows
1 14 (15.05%) Windows Server
1 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) Scrum
2 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.63%) Software Engineering
3 31 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 27 (29.03%) Test Automation
5 18 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 16 (17.20%) Customer Requirements
7 12 (12.90%) ITIL
8 11 (11.83%) ETL
8 11 (11.83%) Line Management
8 11 (11.83%) Refactoring
8 11 (11.83%) Service Delivery
8 11 (11.83%) UML
9 10 (10.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (10.75%) System Testing
10 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.38%) OO
11 5 (5.38%) Web Development
12 4 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (53.76%) SQL
3 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.51%) PHP
5 16 (17.20%) C
6 14 (15.05%) C++
7 12 (12.90%) C#
8 4 (4.30%) Python
9 3 (3.23%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.08%) Erlang
10 1 (1.08%) Go
10 1 (1.08%) Haskell
10 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
1 26 (27.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.15%) Degree
4 1 (1.08%) MCSD
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Ansible
2 4 (4.30%) Oozie
3 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.08%) Google
3 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
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