Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 15 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 107 165 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.98% 14.80% 16.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.15% 23.08% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 96 143 202
Somerset median annual salary £48,778 £45,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.40% +1.69% +5.36%
10th Percentile £30,189 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £76,125
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 483 715 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 54.09% 64.13% 62.33%
Number of salaries quoted 427 533 657
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,029 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.51% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 0 59 £50,000 - 12
Yeovil +1 29 £38,300 +2.13% 3
Taunton -9 12 £37,277 -11.31% 1
Street -7 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Java.

1 54 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.12%) Software Engineering
2 44 (41.12%) C++
3 39 (36.45%) Python
4 38 (35.51%) Unit Testing
5 37 (34.58%) Linux
6 36 (33.64%) Degree
7 32 (29.91%) JavaScript
8 31 (28.97%) OO
9 29 (27.10%) SQL
9 29 (27.10%) C#
10 28 (26.17%) Windows
11 27 (25.23%) Security Cleared
11 27 (25.23%) SDLC
12 26 (24.30%) UML
12 26 (24.30%) OOD
13 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
13 23 (21.50%) AWS
14 22 (20.56%) Docker
14 22 (20.56%) HTML
14 22 (20.56%) Aerospace
15 21 (19.63%) CSS
15 21 (19.63%) Apache
16 18 (16.82%) Scrum
16 18 (16.82%) Analytics
17 17 (15.89%) Machine Learning
17 17 (15.89%) Time Management
17 17 (15.89%) Spring
17 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
18 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence

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 21 (19.63%) Apache
2 9 (8.41%) Tornado
3 5 (4.67%) Confluence
4 4 (3.74%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.93%) nginx
6 1 (0.93%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.50%) AWS
2 15 (14.02%) Azure
3 13 (12.15%) SaaS
4 8 (7.48%) GCP
5 4 (3.74%) DigitalOcean
6 3 (2.80%) GitHub
6 3 (2.80%) PaaS
7 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) Tactical Data Link
2 5 (4.67%) VoIP
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) Big Data
2 10 (9.35%) Geospatial Data
3 9 (8.41%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.54%) MySQL
5 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.74%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.80%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.80%) Redis
8 2 (1.87%) GIS
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
2 16 (14.95%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (10.28%) Eclipse RCP
4 10 (9.35%) JIRA
5 5 (4.67%) Gradle
6 4 (3.74%) JUnit
6 4 (3.74%) Selenium
7 3 (2.80%) Maven
7 3 (2.80%) Postman
7 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.80%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.87%) TestNG
9 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.93%) GitLab
9 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.93%) Katalon Studio
9 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.93%) Mockito
9 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 22 (20.56%) Aerospace
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 9 (8.41%) Military
3 9 (8.41%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
5 6 (5.61%) Public Sector
6 5 (4.67%) Law
7 4 (3.74%) Electronics
7 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.87%) Advertising
9 1 (0.93%) Automotive
9 1 (0.93%) Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (37.38%) Developer
2 36 (33.64%) Software Engineer
3 18 (16.82%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Java Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.28%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (9.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Junior
9 7 (6.54%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.61%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (4.67%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (4.67%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
2 22 (20.56%) HTML
3 21 (19.63%) CSS
4 17 (15.89%) Spring
5 16 (14.95%) .NET
5 16 (14.95%) JSP
5 16 (14.95%) Middleware
6 15 (14.02%) React
7 14 (13.08%) Node.js
8 8 (7.48%) .NET Core
8 8 (7.48%) Vue.js
9 6 (5.61%) Java SE
10 5 (4.67%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.67%) Web Services
11 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.74%) Spring Boot
12 3 (2.80%) Kafka
12 3 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (2.80%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.48%) User Experience
3 6 (5.61%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (5.61%) NHS
4 5 (4.67%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.80%) BBC
6 3 (2.80%) Blog
7 2 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Linux
2 28 (26.17%) Windows
3 5 (4.67%) Android
3 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.74%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.80%) Unix
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.12%) Software Engineering
3 38 (35.51%) Unit Testing
4 31 (28.97%) OO
5 27 (25.23%) SDLC
6 26 (24.30%) OOD
6 26 (24.30%) UML
7 18 (16.82%) Analytics
7 18 (16.82%) Scrum
8 17 (15.89%) Machine Learning
8 17 (15.89%) Time Management
9 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (14.02%) Test Automation
11 12 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (9.35%) Actionable Insight
12 10 (9.35%) Business Analytics
12 10 (9.35%) ETL
13 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
14 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (6.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.12%) C++
2 39 (36.45%) Python
3 32 (29.91%) JavaScript
4 29 (27.10%) C#
4 29 (27.10%) SQL
5 15 (14.02%) C
6 14 (13.08%) Go
7 7 (6.54%) Ruby
8 5 (4.67%) Apple Swift
8 5 (4.67%) PHP
9 4 (3.74%) Rust
10 3 (2.80%) Groovy
10 3 (2.80%) Kotlin
10 3 (2.80%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.80%) Scala
11 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.87%) Java 8
11 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.93%) ES6
Qualifications
1 36 (33.64%) Degree
2 27 (25.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.48%) Master's Degree
4 6 (5.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.80%) PhD
6 2 (1.87%) ISEB
6 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Nessus
2 1 (0.93%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (8.41%) Google
2 4 (3.74%) SAP
3 1 (0.93%) Apple
3 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.93%) Capita
3 1 (0.93%) Mapbox