Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 43 63
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 61 84 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.49% 6.56% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 6.71% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 57 88 51
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,125 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +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 1,096 1,251 1,226
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.56% 97.73% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 935 981 1,083
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £56,050
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -31 20 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Yeovil - 11 £63,750 - 1
Taunton +12 7 £35,000 -10.26% 2
Glastonbury - 2 £49,250 -
Street +6 1 £67,500 -10.00%
Clevedon - 1 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (39.34%) HTML
4 24 (39.34%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) Spring
6 18 (29.51%) Test Automation
7 15 (24.59%) SQL
7 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
7 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
8 14 (22.95%) TDD
9 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
9 13 (21.31%) Hadoop
9 13 (21.31%) System Testing
10 12 (19.67%) jQuery
10 12 (19.67%) SDLC
10 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
10 12 (19.67%) MVC
11 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
11 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.75%) Google
11 9 (14.75%) Spring MVC
11 9 (14.75%) HTML5
12 8 (13.11%) RESTful
12 8 (13.11%) Ajax
12 8 (13.11%) Java EE
12 8 (13.11%) Scrum
12 8 (13.11%) IIS
12 8 (13.11%) Web Services
12 8 (13.11%) Apache

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 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.11%) Apache
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Hadoop
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.56%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JUnit
2 2 (3.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.64%) Gradle
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Mockito
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) CSS
1 24 (39.34%) HTML
2 20 (32.79%) Spring
3 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
4 12 (19.67%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) HTML5
5 9 (14.75%) Spring MVC
6 8 (13.11%) Ajax
6 8 (13.11%) Java EE
6 8 (13.11%) RESTful
6 8 (13.11%) Web Services
7 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.84%) SOAP
8 5 (8.20%) J2EE
9 4 (6.56%) .NET
9 4 (6.56%) JSP
10 3 (4.92%) REST
11 2 (3.28%) React
11 2 (3.28%) Spring Boot
11 2 (3.28%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.56%) Fintech
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Test Automation
3 14 (22.95%) TDD
4 13 (21.31%) System Testing
5 12 (19.67%) MVC
5 12 (19.67%) SDLC
5 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 6 (9.84%) Coaching
7 6 (9.84%) OO
7 6 (9.84%) Open Source
8 5 (8.20%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) Low Latency
8 5 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.56%) High Availability
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.56%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (6.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) Java 8
5 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.64%) C#
6 1 (1.64%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) Groovy
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
1 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Packer
2 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Google
2 2 (3.28%) hybris
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) Twitter
3 1 (1.64%) IBM