The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 71 63
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 29 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.59% 0.47% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 0.48% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 4
Median salary £42,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.57% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,022 £34,700 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 613 629 501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.99% 98.44% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 505 551 439
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 £22,450 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Somerset over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 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 +4 10 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Taunton +2 5 £30,112 -4.40%
Bridgwater - 1 £42,500 -
Street - 1 £50,000 -
Java Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (56.36%) Unit Testing
3 28 (50.91%) Scrum
4 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
5 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 24 (43.64%) MongoDB
8 22 (40.00%) SQL
8 22 (40.00%) Automated Testing
9 21 (38.18%) HTML
10 20 (36.36%) Hibernate
11 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
12 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
12 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
12 18 (32.73%) C++
12 18 (32.73%) Oracle
13 17 (30.91%) Spring
14 16 (29.09%) Customer Requirements
15 14 (25.45%) .NET
15 14 (25.45%) REST
16 13 (23.64%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (23.64%) C#
16 13 (23.64%) Windows
16 13 (23.64%) ETL
17 12 (21.82%) C
17 12 (21.82%) JPA
17 12 (21.82%) Elasticsearch
18 11 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (20.00%) IIS

Java Software Engineer 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 12 (21.82%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (43.64%) MongoDB
3 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
4 11 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.64%) Big Data
6 2 (3.64%) MySQL
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.91%) JUnit
2 6 (10.91%) Mockito
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Moq
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (10.91%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) HTML
2 20 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 17 (30.91%) Spring
4 14 (25.45%) .NET
4 14 (25.45%) REST
5 12 (21.82%) JPA
6 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (18.18%) Java EE
8 9 (16.36%) GWT
8 9 (16.36%) J2EE
8 9 (16.36%) Restlet
9 8 (14.55%) RESTful
10 5 (9.09%) Web Services
11 4 (7.27%) CSS
12 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.64%) OAuth
12 2 (3.64%) SAML
12 2 (3.64%) SOAP
12 2 (3.64%) WPF
12 2 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.64%) RIA
2 1 (1.82%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (56.36%) Unit Testing
3 28 (50.91%) Scrum
4 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 16 (29.09%) Customer Requirements
7 13 (23.64%) ETL
8 9 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (16.36%) ITIL
8 9 (16.36%) System Testing
9 8 (14.55%) Line Management
9 8 (14.55%) Refactoring
9 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
10 7 (12.73%) Front End Development
10 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.73%) UML
11 5 (9.09%) Web Development
12 4 (7.27%) OO
12 4 (7.27%) TDD
13 3 (5.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) C++
5 13 (23.64%) C#
6 12 (21.82%) C
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
1 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) MCSD
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
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