Period
to 23 October 2017

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 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 4 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 218 315 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.60% 23.56% 14.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.42% 37.50% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 221 304 177
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% -2.22% +9.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £57,050
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 825 840 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 62.83% 62.83% 57.51%
Number of salaries quoted 700 761 636
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,925 £26,250 £24,125
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

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 6 months to 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 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 -5 139 £45,000 -3.74% 5
Taunton -18 13 £36,500 -8.89%
Yeovil -4 3 £30,000 -14.29%
Street +8 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Portishead -2 1 £42,500 -19.05%
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Glastonbury - 1 £44,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 120 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (38.53%) Software Engineering
3 73 (33.49%) Test Automation
4 72 (33.03%) JavaScript
5 68 (31.19%) Hibernate
6 64 (29.36%) Spring
7 62 (28.44%) Scrum
8 58 (26.61%) SQL
9 54 (24.77%) HTML
10 45 (20.64%) Linux
11 44 (20.18%) REST
12 43 (19.72%) AngularJS
13 41 (18.81%) Security Cleared
14 39 (17.89%) SC Cleared
14 39 (17.89%) Hadoop
15 36 (16.51%) NoSQL
15 36 (16.51%) System Testing
15 36 (16.51%) CSS
15 36 (16.51%) .NET
15 36 (16.51%) SQL Server
16 33 (15.14%) J2EE
17 32 (14.68%) C#
18 31 (14.22%) RESTful
19 29 (13.30%) JUnit
20 28 (12.84%) TDD
20 28 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (12.84%) Java EE
21 27 (12.39%) SDLC
21 27 (12.39%) Customer Requirements
22 26 (11.93%) Web Services

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 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (6.42%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.29%) IIS
4 5 (2.29%) JBoss
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.92%) Apache
6 2 (0.92%) WordPress
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.46%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.17%) SaaS
2 16 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.92%) Serverless
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.46%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.46%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.46%) LDAP
2 1 (0.46%) SNMP
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.89%) Hadoop
2 36 (16.51%) NoSQL
2 36 (16.51%) SQL Server
3 24 (11.01%) Apache Cassandra
3 24 (11.01%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.26%) MySQL
5 10 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.83%) Big Data
7 4 (1.83%) Redis
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.46%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (13.30%) JUnit
2 18 (8.26%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.80%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.34%) Eclipse
5 14 (6.42%) Maven
6 11 (5.05%) Mockito
6 11 (5.05%) Moq
6 11 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.59%) NUnit
8 9 (4.13%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.67%) Selenium
10 6 (2.75%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.75%) JIRA
11 5 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.29%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.29%) Subversion
12 4 (1.83%) JBehave
12 4 (1.83%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.92%) GoCD
General
1 6 (2.75%) Finance
2 4 (1.83%) Advertising
3 2 (0.92%) Marketing
3 2 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (57.80%) Developer
2 89 (40.83%) Java Developer
3 51 (23.39%) Software Engineer
4 49 (22.48%) Java Engineer
5 36 (16.51%) Java Software Engineer
6 17 (7.80%) Junior
6 17 (7.80%) Lead Developer
7 16 (7.34%) Junior Developer
8 15 (6.88%) Lead Java Developer
8 15 (6.88%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.50%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Java Software Developer
10 10 (4.59%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Test Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.13%) Senior Java Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) Technical Engineer
12 8 (3.67%) Graduate
12 8 (3.67%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (31.19%) Hibernate
2 64 (29.36%) Spring
3 54 (24.77%) HTML
4 44 (20.18%) REST
5 43 (19.72%) AngularJS
6 36 (16.51%) .NET
6 36 (16.51%) CSS
7 33 (15.14%) J2EE
8 31 (14.22%) RESTful
9 28 (12.84%) Java EE
10 26 (11.93%) Web Services
11 23 (10.55%) GWT
11 23 (10.55%) JSON
12 22 (10.09%) JPA
12 22 (10.09%) Node.js
13 21 (9.63%) Restlet
14 20 (9.17%) jQuery
15 19 (8.72%) SOAP
16 16 (7.34%) WPF
17 14 (6.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.80%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.50%) User Experience
4 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.92%) RIA
5 2 (0.92%) Robotics
6 1 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.46%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.46%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.64%) Linux
2 18 (8.26%) Unix
3 11 (5.05%) Windows
4 6 (2.75%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (38.53%) Software Engineering
3 73 (33.49%) Test Automation
4 62 (28.44%) Scrum
5 36 (16.51%) System Testing
6 28 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.84%) TDD
7 27 (12.39%) Customer Requirements
7 27 (12.39%) SDLC
8 26 (11.93%) OO
9 25 (11.47%) Unit Testing
10 24 (11.01%) MVC
10 24 (11.01%) Software Delivery
11 21 (9.63%) Mentoring
12 20 (9.17%) DevOps
13 19 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (8.26%) Front End Development
15 17 (7.80%) E-Commerce
16 16 (7.34%) Open Source
17 15 (6.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (33.03%) JavaScript
2 58 (26.61%) SQL
3 32 (14.68%) C#
4 19 (8.72%) C++
5 18 (8.26%) PHP
6 7 (3.21%) C
6 7 (3.21%) Python
7 5 (2.29%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.38%) RPG
8 3 (1.38%) Ruby
9 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.46%) ES6
9 1 (0.46%) Groovy
9 1 (0.46%) Perl
9 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (18.81%) Security Cleared
2 39 (17.89%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.17%) Degree
4 5 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.83%) ISEB
5 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.38%) PMP
7 2 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (8.26%) Docker
2 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.92%) LXC
3 2 (0.92%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.46%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (4.13%) Ansible
2 7 (3.21%) Puppet
3 5 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.38%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.46%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (6.88%) Oracle
2 7 (3.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.29%) Google
4 3 (1.38%) VMware
5 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe
6 1 (0.46%) IBM
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com