Period
to 20 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 42 43
Rank change year-on-year -37 +1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 66 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.40% 5.86% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 5.95% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 88
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,150 £30,000 £27,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%

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 966 1,110 1,258
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.62% 98.49% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 710 939 986
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +7 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Frome - 3 £31,500 -
Street -2 1 - -
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Spring
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) SDLC
6 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (36.00%) Docker
7 9 (36.00%) Java 8
7 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
7 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) JSON
8 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (28.00%) BDD
9 7 (28.00%) Project Management
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 5 (20.00%) Web Services
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) Scrum
11 5 (20.00%) Thymeleaf
11 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
12 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (16.00%) Finance
12 4 (16.00%) Firmware

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 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (12.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.00%) Mockito
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Spring
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (32.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
7 5 (20.00%) Thymeleaf
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
9 3 (12.00%) GraphQL
9 3 (12.00%) Laravel
9 3 (12.00%) NativeScript
9 3 (12.00%) Symfony
9 3 (12.00%) Vue.js
9 3 (12.00%) WebSockets
10 2 (8.00%) Java EE
10 2 (8.00%) jQuery
10 2 (8.00%) REST
11 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) SDLC
3 7 (28.00%) BDD
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Android Development
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.00%) Progressive Web App
6 3 (12.00%) SOLID
7 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) Java 8
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) ES6
6 3 (12.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes