The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 63 70 63
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 14 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.22% 0.31% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.32% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 4
Median salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,900 £43,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 611 626 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.98% 98.43% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 502 549 434
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 £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Somerset over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Somerset

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Taunton +3 4 £39,000 +23.80% 1
Java Software Developer
South West

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) C
4 10 (58.82%) Automated Testing
4 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
6 7 (41.18%) C++
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) UML
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (35.29%) ETL
7 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
7 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Line Management
7 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (35.29%) Refactoring

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (35.29%) ETL
5 6 (35.29%) Line Management
5 6 (35.29%) Refactoring
5 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) UML
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) C
4 7 (41.18%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) MCSD
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
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