Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 39 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 61 90 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.25% 6.94% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 7.14% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 99 107
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -13.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,600 £29,750 £33,650
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.95% -13.68% +5.56%

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 914 1,260 1,278
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.65% 97.22% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1,058 1,096
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,738 £25,425 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,104 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +26 39 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Taunton +5 10 £36,804 +0.83%
Street - 6 - -
Yeovil - 4 £57,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,500 -
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
4 32 (52.46%) Scrum
5 29 (47.54%) Spring
6 22 (36.07%) Mentoring
6 22 (36.07%) React
7 21 (34.43%) Visualisation
7 21 (34.43%) Scala
8 16 (26.23%) Java 8
9 14 (22.95%) TDD
9 14 (22.95%) SQL
10 13 (21.31%) BDD
11 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
11 11 (18.03%) REST
11 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
11 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
11 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
11 11 (18.03%) CSS
11 11 (18.03%) Finance
12 10 (16.39%) HTML
13 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (13.11%) JSON
14 8 (13.11%) SDLC
15 7 (11.48%) Big Data
15 7 (11.48%) Oracle
15 7 (11.48%) Web Services
16 6 (9.84%) JUnit
16 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
16 6 (9.84%) Pair Programming

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 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.64%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Big Data
2 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.20%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.84%) JUnit
1 6 (9.84%) Mockito
2 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) gulp
5 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Spring
2 22 (36.07%) React
3 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
3 11 (18.03%) CSS
3 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
3 11 (18.03%) REST
4 10 (16.39%) HTML
5 8 (13.11%) JSON
6 7 (11.48%) Web Services
7 5 (8.20%) Java EE
7 5 (8.20%) jQuery
8 4 (6.56%) Apache Flex
8 4 (6.56%) Spring Integration
9 3 (4.92%) .NET
10 2 (3.28%) J2EE
11 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.64%) JMS
11 1 (1.64%) SOAP
11 1 (1.64%) Spring Security
11 1 (1.64%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (8.20%) iPad
2 3 (4.92%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Android
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) Scrum
3 22 (36.07%) Mentoring
4 21 (34.43%) Visualisation
5 14 (22.95%) TDD
6 13 (21.31%) BDD
7 8 (13.11%) SDLC
8 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.84%) DevOps
8 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.84%) Pair Programming
8 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.20%) B2B
9 5 (8.20%) B2C
9 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
9 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
9 5 (8.20%) Microservices
9 5 (8.20%) Mobile Development
9 5 (8.20%) Physics
9 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
3 21 (34.43%) Scala
4 16 (26.23%) Java 8
5 14 (22.95%) SQL
6 5 (8.20%) Groovy
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) C#
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
1 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle