The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 49 51
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 56 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.83% 4.22% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.11% 4.29% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 55 26 14
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 615 629 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.00% 98.28% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 503 549 438
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +15 36 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Taunton -4 7 £39,000 +11.42%
Street +7 1 £75,000 -6.25%
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 86 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (53.49%) Spring
3 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (52.33%) Hibernate
4 39 (45.35%) SQL
5 34 (39.53%) Scrum
6 33 (38.37%) Software Engineering
7 30 (34.88%) JUnit
8 27 (31.40%) Eclipse
8 27 (31.40%) Maven
9 24 (27.91%) PHP
10 23 (26.74%) Data Protection
11 22 (25.58%) HTML
12 19 (22.09%) Hadoop
12 19 (22.09%) Automated Testing
12 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
13 18 (20.93%) REST
14 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
14 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
14 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
15 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
15 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
15 15 (17.44%) Web Services
16 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
17 13 (15.12%) SOAP
17 13 (15.12%) Customer Requirements
18 12 (13.95%) Finance
19 11 (12.79%) XML
19 11 (12.79%) JBoss
19 11 (12.79%) J2EE

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 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.79%) JBoss
3 8 (9.30%) IIS
4 5 (5.81%) Apache Pig
4 5 (5.81%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.81%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) Hadoop
2 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
2 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.63%) Big Data
3 10 (11.63%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.81%) Apache Accumulo
4 5 (5.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.81%) HBase
5 4 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.65%) MySQL
5 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.65%) Redis
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.16%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 30 (34.88%) JUnit
2 27 (31.40%) Eclipse
2 27 (31.40%) Maven
3 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.63%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.65%) EasyMock
4 4 (4.65%) IntelliJ
4 4 (4.65%) Mockito
5 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.49%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Advertising
3 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (53.49%) Spring
2 45 (52.33%) Hibernate
3 22 (25.58%) HTML
4 18 (20.93%) REST
5 15 (17.44%) Web Services
6 13 (15.12%) SOAP
7 11 (12.79%) J2EE
7 11 (12.79%) XML
8 7 (8.14%) JSON
8 7 (8.14%) RESTful
9 6 (6.98%) .NET
9 6 (6.98%) CSS
9 6 (6.98%) Java EE
10 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.81%) GWT
11 4 (4.65%) HTML5
11 4 (4.65%) Spring Integration
12 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.33%) Swing
12 2 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Linux
1 10 (11.63%) Windows
1 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
1 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) Scrum
3 33 (38.37%) Software Engineering
4 23 (26.74%) Data Protection
5 19 (22.09%) Automated Testing
6 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
7 13 (15.12%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (11.63%) OO
9 10 (11.63%) Refactoring
10 8 (9.30%) ETL
11 7 (8.14%) ITIL
11 7 (8.14%) Web Development
12 6 (6.98%) High Availability
12 6 (6.98%) Line Management
12 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.98%) UML
13 5 (5.81%) SDLC
13 5 (5.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (45.35%) SQL
3 24 (27.91%) PHP
4 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.79%) C
6 10 (11.63%) C#
7 8 (9.30%) C++
8 6 (6.98%) Perl
9 4 (4.65%) Python
10 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) Erlang
10 1 (1.16%) Go
10 1 (1.16%) Groovy
10 1 (1.16%) Haskell
10 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
1 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) MCSD
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Ansible
2 5 (5.81%) Oozie
3 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Oracle
2 3 (3.49%) Google
2 3 (3.49%) Infobright
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
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