Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 28 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 103 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.24% 7.70% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 7.94% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 104 112 71
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.68% +5.56% +12.50%

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 1300 1297 1213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.01% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 1111 1051
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -19 46 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Taunton 0 1 £36,500 -15.12% 1
Clevedon - 1 - -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 97 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (53.61%) Test Automation
4 40 (41.24%) SC Cleared
4 40 (41.24%) Security Cleared
5 39 (40.21%) Hadoop
5 39 (40.21%) System Testing
6 37 (38.14%) Spring
7 32 (32.99%) Hibernate
8 28 (28.87%) Software Engineering
9 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
10 25 (25.77%) SQL
11 19 (19.59%) Scrum
12 18 (18.56%) HTML
13 14 (14.43%) Web Services
14 13 (13.40%) Linux
14 13 (13.40%) JSON
14 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
15 12 (12.37%) RESTful
15 12 (12.37%) Java EE
15 12 (12.37%) CSS
16 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
16 11 (11.34%) REST
16 11 (11.34%) DevOps
17 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
17 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
17 10 (10.31%) TDD
17 10 (10.31%) MySQL
18 9 (9.28%) JUnit
18 9 (9.28%) Eclipse

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 5 (5.15%) JBoss
3 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.06%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.06%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.03%) LDAP
2 1 (1.03%) SNMP
2 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (40.21%) Hadoop
2 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.31%) MySQL
4 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.12%) Redis
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.03%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.03%) GIS
7 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.28%) Eclipse
3 9 (9.28%) JUnit
4 8 (8.25%) Maven
5 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.15%) IntelliJ
5 5 (5.15%) Subversion
6 4 (4.12%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.06%) JIRA
8 1 (1.03%) Mockito
8 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.03%) Advertising
1 1 (1.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) Spring
2 32 (32.99%) Hibernate
3 18 (18.56%) HTML
4 14 (14.43%) Web Services
5 13 (13.40%) JSON
6 12 (12.37%) CSS
6 12 (12.37%) Java EE
6 12 (12.37%) RESTful
7 11 (11.34%) REST
8 8 (8.25%) J2EE
8 8 (8.25%) jQuery
9 7 (7.22%) React
10 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.19%) JSP
10 6 (6.19%) Node.js
10 6 (6.19%) Spring MVC
11 4 (4.12%) HTML5
11 4 (4.12%) SOAP
12 2 (2.06%) GWT
12 2 (2.06%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Linux
2 7 (7.22%) Unix
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (53.61%) Test Automation
3 39 (40.21%) System Testing
4 28 (28.87%) Software Engineering
5 19 (19.59%) Scrum
6 11 (11.34%) DevOps
7 10 (10.31%) TDD
7 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.28%) High Availability
9 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.25%) MVC
9 8 (8.25%) SDLC
10 7 (7.22%) Microservices
10 7 (7.22%) OO
11 6 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.19%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.19%) Software Delivery
11 6 (6.19%) User Stories
12 5 (5.15%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
3 25 (25.77%) SQL
4 5 (5.15%) PHP
5 4 (4.12%) C++
6 2 (2.06%) Scala
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) ES6
7 1 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (41.24%) SC Cleared
1 40 (41.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.09%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Ansible
2 3 (3.09%) Puppet
3 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (4.12%) Google
2 2 (2.06%) IBM
2 2 (2.06%) Twitter
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat