Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 48 43
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 71 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.83% 5.68% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.04% 5.82% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 104 80 64
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £34,975 £30,500
90th Percentile £60,875 £60,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -18.00% +17.65% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1,207 1,219 1,219
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.60% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,029 1,040 1,034
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,200 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,950 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -9 44 £45,000 -8.63% 12
Taunton +3 6 £35,000 -21.79% 2
Glastonbury - 2 £49,250 -
Street - 1 £67,500 - 1
Clevedon - 1 - -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 97 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (70.10%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (51.55%) Test Automation
4 35 (36.08%) SC Cleared
4 35 (36.08%) Security Cleared
4 35 (36.08%) Hadoop
4 35 (36.08%) Spring
4 35 (36.08%) System Testing
5 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
6 28 (28.87%) Software Engineering
7 27 (27.84%) Hibernate
8 24 (24.74%) SQL
9 18 (18.56%) Scrum
10 17 (17.53%) HTML
11 15 (15.46%) Java EE
12 14 (14.43%) JSON
12 14 (14.43%) Web Services
13 13 (13.40%) MVC
13 13 (13.40%) RESTful
14 12 (12.37%) NoSQL
14 12 (12.37%) TDD
14 12 (12.37%) Degree
14 12 (12.37%) Linux
14 12 (12.37%) CSS
14 12 (12.37%) DevOps
15 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
15 11 (11.34%) SDLC
15 11 (11.34%) Spring MVC
15 11 (11.34%) High Availability
15 11 (11.34%) Git (software)

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 7 (7.22%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.19%) Apache
2 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.15%) IIS
3 5 (5.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.03%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.09%) Bluemix
3 3 (3.09%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Internet
2 4 (4.12%) SNMP
3 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.08%) Hadoop
2 12 (12.37%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.28%) MySQL
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.12%) Big Data
7 4 (4.12%) Redis
8 2 (2.06%) GIS
9 1 (1.03%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
1 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.28%) Eclipse
2 9 (9.28%) JUnit
3 8 (8.25%) Maven
4 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.15%) IntelliJ
4 5 (5.15%) Subversion
5 4 (4.12%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.03%) Mockito
7 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.03%) Banking
1 1 (1.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.08%) Spring
2 27 (27.84%) Hibernate
3 17 (17.53%) HTML
4 15 (15.46%) Java EE
5 14 (14.43%) JSON
5 14 (14.43%) Web Services
6 13 (13.40%) RESTful
7 12 (12.37%) CSS
8 11 (11.34%) Spring MVC
9 9 (9.28%) REST
10 8 (8.25%) HTML5
10 8 (8.25%) J2EE
10 8 (8.25%) React
11 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.19%) Node.js
12 5 (5.15%) jQuery
13 4 (4.12%) Ajax
14 2 (2.06%) Java SE
14 2 (2.06%) SOAP
14 2 (2.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) Fintech
4 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Linux
2 7 (7.22%) Unix
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (70.10%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (51.55%) Test Automation
3 35 (36.08%) System Testing
4 28 (28.87%) Software Engineering
5 18 (18.56%) Scrum
6 13 (13.40%) MVC
7 12 (12.37%) DevOps
7 12 (12.37%) TDD
8 11 (11.34%) High Availability
8 11 (11.34%) SDLC
9 10 (10.31%) OO
10 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.25%) Low Latency
12 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.22%) Microservices
12 7 (7.22%) Open Source
13 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.19%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.74%) SQL
4 4 (4.12%) PHP
5 3 (3.09%) Scala
6 2 (2.06%) C++
6 2 (2.06%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.03%) C#
7 1 (1.03%) ES6
7 1 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 35 (36.08%) SC Cleared
1 35 (36.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
3 5 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.15%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Ansible
1 3 (3.09%) Puppet
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.06%) Packer
3 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.25%) Google
2 3 (3.09%) IBM
3 2 (2.06%) hybris
3 2 (2.06%) Twitter
4 1 (1.03%) Red Hat