The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Java 113 132 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.17% 19.67% 13.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.98% 32.20% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 118 132 102
Median salary £39,250 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.79% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,658 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.55% +7.25%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 435 410 349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 62.23% 61.10% 56.38%
Number of salaries quoted 728 881 795
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Somerset

Java
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Java in Somerset

Java
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Somerset over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Somerset

Java
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -9 63 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Taunton -11 15 £35,000 -14.63% 3
Yeovil +1 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Glastonbury - 1 £44,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Java.

1 143 (48.47%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (46.78%) Test Automation
3 131 (44.41%) Scrum
4 110 (37.29%) SQL
5 108 (36.61%) Software Engineering
6 91 (30.85%) C#
7 79 (26.78%) JavaScript
8 75 (25.42%) Spring
9 71 (24.07%) Hibernate
10 60 (20.34%) HTML
11 59 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 59 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 55 (18.64%) SC Cleared
13 54 (18.31%) SQL Server
14 53 (17.97%) JUnit
15 52 (17.63%) Unit Testing
16 50 (16.95%) .NET
17 47 (15.93%) Eclipse
17 47 (15.93%) BDD
17 47 (15.93%) Customer Requirements
18 45 (15.25%) Hadoop
19 42 (14.24%) Windows
19 42 (14.24%) PHP
20 41 (13.90%) Microsoft
21 39 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (12.88%) Greenfield Project
22 38 (12.88%) Maven
23 37 (12.54%) C++
23 37 (12.54%) REST
24 36 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery

Java
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 20 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (6.44%) IIS
3 13 (4.41%) Apache Pig
4 12 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.73%) Apache Spark
6 8 (2.71%) JBoss
7 5 (1.69%) Apache
8 4 (1.36%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.68%) Confluence
9 2 (0.68%) Jetty
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) HipChat
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.10%) SaaS
3 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.02%) GitHub
4 3 (1.02%) Office 365
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.69%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 45 (15.25%) Hadoop
3 34 (11.53%) NoSQL
4 33 (11.19%) MongoDB
5 21 (7.12%) Big Data
6 15 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (3.39%) Apache Accumulo
7 10 (3.39%) Apache Hive
7 10 (3.39%) HBase
7 10 (3.39%) MySQL
8 7 (2.37%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.68%) Infinispan
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.34%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.34%) GIS
11 1 (0.34%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.34%) Redis
11 1 (0.34%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 59 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (17.97%) JUnit
3 47 (15.93%) Eclipse
4 38 (12.88%) Maven
5 33 (11.19%) Selenium
6 30 (10.17%) SpecFlow
7 29 (9.83%) Cucumber
8 21 (7.12%) Visual Studio
9 14 (4.75%) Git (software)
9 14 (4.75%) IntelliJ
9 14 (4.75%) Jenkins
10 12 (4.07%) WebDriver
11 11 (3.73%) Vagrant
12 9 (3.05%) JIRA
13 6 (2.03%) JBehave
13 6 (2.03%) JMeter
13 6 (2.03%) Travis CI
14 5 (1.69%) Geb
14 5 (1.69%) Mockito
14 5 (1.69%) Spock
General
1 28 (9.49%) Advertising
2 9 (3.05%) Finance
3 2 (0.68%) Games
3 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 128 (43.39%) Developer
2 94 (31.86%) Java Developer
3 80 (27.12%) Java Engineer
4 74 (25.08%) Software Engineer
5 51 (17.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 46 (15.59%) Test Engineer
7 39 (13.22%) Test Automation Engineer
8 29 (9.83%) Senior Developer
9 25 (8.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 23 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
11 22 (7.46%) Software Developer
12 21 (7.12%) Senior Software Engineer
13 20 (6.78%) Java Software Developer
14 18 (6.10%) Senior Test Engineer
15 17 (5.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
16 16 (5.42%) Senior Java Engineer
17 15 (5.08%) .NET Developer
17 15 (5.08%) Lead Software Engineer
18 14 (4.75%) .NET Software Engineer
19 13 (4.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (25.42%) Spring
2 71 (24.07%) Hibernate
3 60 (20.34%) HTML
4 50 (16.95%) .NET
5 37 (12.54%) REST
6 31 (10.51%) CSS
7 25 (8.47%) ASP.NET
7 25 (8.47%) J2EE
7 25 (8.47%) RESTful
8 24 (8.14%) Java EE
8 24 (8.14%) Web Services
9 23 (7.80%) AngularJS
10 18 (6.10%) .NET Framework
10 18 (6.10%) jQuery
10 18 (6.10%) XML
11 16 (5.42%) GWT
11 16 (5.42%) JPA
12 14 (4.75%) Restlet
12 14 (4.75%) SOAP
13 13 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.88%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.71%) User Experience
4 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.02%) RIA
6 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.34%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.24%) Windows
2 34 (11.53%) Linux
3 23 (7.80%) Windows Server
3 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.37%) Unix
5 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.68%) Android
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) CentOS
6 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (48.47%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (46.78%) Test Automation
3 131 (44.41%) Scrum
4 108 (36.61%) Software Engineering
5 52 (17.63%) Unit Testing
6 47 (15.93%) BDD
6 47 (15.93%) Customer Requirements
7 39 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 34 (11.53%) Software Testing
10 31 (10.51%) Data Protection
11 28 (9.49%) Non-Functional Testing
12 27 (9.15%) Line Management
13 26 (8.81%) Web Development
14 24 (8.14%) System Testing
15 23 (7.80%) ITIL
15 23 (7.80%) Security Testing
16 22 (7.46%) Performance Testing
16 22 (7.46%) User Stories
16 22 (7.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.29%) SQL
2 91 (30.85%) C#
3 79 (26.78%) JavaScript
4 42 (14.24%) PHP
5 37 (12.54%) C++
6 34 (11.53%) C
7 11 (3.73%) Python
8 6 (2.03%) Groovy
8 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.69%) XPath
9 5 (1.69%) XQuery
10 4 (1.36%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.36%) Perl
10 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.36%) Ruby
10 4 (1.36%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.68%) Jython
11 2 (0.68%) RPG
11 2 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.34%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 59 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 55 (18.64%) SC Cleared
3 23 (7.80%) ISEB
4 21 (7.12%) ISTQB
4 21 (7.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (2.71%) Degree
7 5 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.69%) PMP
8 3 (1.02%) CCNA
8 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.02%) RHCE
8 3 (1.02%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.34%) MCSD
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.05%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.41%) Docker
2 5 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.02%) iptables
3 3 (1.02%) KVM
4 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.68%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 16 (5.42%) Ansible
2 10 (3.39%) Oozie
3 6 (2.03%) Puppet
4 5 (1.69%) Check_MK
4 5 (1.69%) Grafana
4 5 (1.69%) Nagios
4 5 (1.69%) Pingdom
5 4 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.02%) Graylog
6 3 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.68%) Kibana
8 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 41 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.83%) Oracle
3 9 (3.05%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.69%) Infobright
4 5 (1.69%) New Relic
4 5 (1.69%) PagerDuty
5 3 (1.02%) Cisco
5 3 (1.02%) Qualys
5 3 (1.02%) Splunk
6 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe
7 1 (0.34%) ATG
7 1 (0.34%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.34%) SAP
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum DOE + Great corporate benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Pearson Frank
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + holidays, pension, health, parking, casual
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, holidays, healthcare, casual
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Cloud Direct
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
UK Hydrographic Office
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
UK Hydrographic Office
Salary: £24,597 - £34,157 with possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 19 days ago