The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Developer
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 78 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.99% 0.15% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.15% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 691 646 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.46% 97.73% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 511 565 541
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Somerset

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Somerset.

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Somerset

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (80.00%) Scrum
4 15 (75.00%) C
4 15 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 12 (60.00%) ITIL
7 11 (55.00%) Oracle
7 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (55.00%) IIS
7 11 (55.00%) Windows
7 11 (55.00%) UML
7 11 (55.00%) ETL
7 11 (55.00%) C++
7 11 (55.00%) Service Delivery
7 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (55.00%) Refactoring
7 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
7 11 (55.00%) Line Management
7 11 (55.00%) MongoDB
7 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
7 11 (55.00%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) C#

Java Software 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 11 (55.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
3 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (60.00%) ITIL
5 11 (55.00%) Customer Requirements
5 11 (55.00%) ETL
5 11 (55.00%) Line Management
5 11 (55.00%) Refactoring
5 11 (55.00%) Service Delivery
5 11 (55.00%) UML
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) System Testing
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Microservices
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) C
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) C++
5 6 (30.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago