Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 63 93
Rank change year-on-year -32 +30 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 28 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.10% 3.90% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 4.02% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 15
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £26,042 £33,300 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,250 £51,200 £48,750
South West median annual salary £43,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.52% +2.22% +20.00%

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 1292 1292 1232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.00% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1107 1070
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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 -6 23 £35,000 -23.91%
Taunton -8 2 £30,112 -23.77%
Clevedon - 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 19 November 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 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 19 (67.86%) AngularJS
4 18 (64.29%) J2EE
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
5 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
5 17 (60.71%) REST
6 16 (57.14%) GWT
6 16 (57.14%) JPA
6 16 (57.14%) Restlet
6 16 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
6 16 (57.14%) OO
7 15 (53.57%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (53.57%) MongoDB
7 15 (53.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (53.57%) SaaS
8 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (32.14%) SOAP
9 9 (32.14%) Spring
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
11 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
12 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
12 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
12 5 (17.86%) RESTful
12 5 (17.86%) MVC
12 5 (17.86%) CSS

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 15 (53.57%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (53.57%) MongoDB
3 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JUnit
1 3 (10.71%) Mockito
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 19 (67.86%) AngularJS
3 18 (64.29%) J2EE
4 17 (60.71%) REST
5 16 (57.14%) GWT
5 16 (57.14%) JPA
5 16 (57.14%) Restlet
6 9 (32.14%) SOAP
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (17.86%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) RESTful
9 4 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (10.71%) .NET
10 3 (10.71%) Java EE
10 3 (10.71%) jQuery
10 3 (10.71%) JSON
10 3 (10.71%) React
10 3 (10.71%) Spring MVC
11 2 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) RIA
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
2 16 (57.14%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
7 2 (7.14%) Microservices
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source Development
7 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
1 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft