Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 210 314 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.99% 24.94% 14.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.34% 37.56% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 204 328 173
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,850
90th Percentile £75,875 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%

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 768 836 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 62.14% 66.40% 62.53%
Number of salaries quoted 663 726 685
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +3.85% +4.00%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 -10 109 £46,500 +3.33% 11
Taunton -5 18 £35,000 -14.11% 2
Yeovil +8 9 £65,000 - 3
Clevedon - 9 £40,000 -
Street +6 5 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Glastonbury - 4 £49,250 -
Portishead +3 1 £42,500 -10.53%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 116 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (38.57%) JavaScript
3 67 (31.90%) Software Engineering
4 61 (29.05%) Test Automation
5 54 (25.71%) SQL
6 53 (25.24%) HTML
7 50 (23.81%) .NET
8 45 (21.43%) Spring
9 42 (20.00%) CSS
10 41 (19.52%) TDD
11 37 (17.62%) C#
12 36 (17.14%) Scrum
12 36 (17.14%) Security Cleared
13 35 (16.67%) Hibernate
13 35 (16.67%) Linux
14 33 (15.71%) SC Cleared
14 33 (15.71%) DevOps
15 32 (15.24%) SDLC
15 32 (15.24%) Hadoop
16 31 (14.76%) Software Delivery
17 30 (14.29%) AngularJS
18 29 (13.81%) RESTful
18 29 (13.81%) MVC
19 27 (12.86%) Open Source
19 27 (12.86%) System Testing
19 27 (12.86%) Java EE
20 25 (11.90%) OO
20 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
21 24 (11.43%) Unit Testing
22 23 (10.95%) Degree

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 13 (6.19%) OpenStack
2 11 (5.24%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.76%) Apache
4 8 (3.81%) IIS
5 4 (1.90%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.90%) JBoss
5 4 (1.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.48%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.48%) nginx
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.90%) Bluemix
3 4 (1.90%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) SNMP
2 3 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.48%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.48%) IPv4
3 1 (0.48%) IPv6
3 1 (0.48%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.24%) Hadoop
2 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 23 (10.95%) NoSQL
4 19 (9.05%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.19%) MySQL
6 10 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.29%) Big Data
8 8 (3.81%) GIS
9 6 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.38%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.43%) Redis
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.48%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (0.48%) Flink
Development Applications
1 21 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (8.10%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.10%) JUnit
3 11 (5.24%) Selenium
3 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 10 (4.76%) Mockito
5 8 (3.81%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.86%) JIRA
6 6 (2.86%) Maven
6 6 (2.86%) Moq
6 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.90%) NUnit
7 4 (1.90%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.43%) GoCD
8 3 (1.43%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.43%) Subversion
8 3 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (2.86%) Advertising
2 5 (2.38%) Finance
2 5 (2.38%) Games
3 3 (1.43%) Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.95%) Military
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (59.52%) Developer
2 89 (42.38%) Java Developer
3 33 (15.71%) Software Engineer
4 24 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.48%) Software Developer
6 19 (9.05%) Java Engineer
7 18 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (7.62%) Java Software Engineer
9 15 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 15 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
10 14 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (5.24%) .NET Developer
12 11 (5.24%) Java Software Developer
13 10 (4.76%) Junior
13 10 (4.76%) Junior Developer
14 9 (4.29%) Senior Java Engineer
15 8 (3.81%) Architect
15 8 (3.81%) Junior Software Developer
16 7 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.24%) HTML
2 50 (23.81%) .NET
3 45 (21.43%) Spring
4 42 (20.00%) CSS
5 35 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 30 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 29 (13.81%) RESTful
8 27 (12.86%) Java EE
9 23 (10.95%) Web Services
10 22 (10.48%) React
11 21 (10.00%) jQuery
12 17 (8.10%) JSON
13 16 (7.62%) ASP.NET
13 16 (7.62%) Node.js
14 12 (5.71%) J2EE
15 11 (5.24%) HTML5
15 11 (5.24%) Spring MVC
16 10 (4.76%) Velocity
17 9 (4.29%) Ajax
17 9 (4.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.86%) Graphic Design
3 6 (2.86%) User Experience
4 5 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.90%) Fintech
5 4 (1.90%) Social Media
6 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.95%) Robotics
7 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.48%) 3D Printing
7 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.67%) Linux
2 14 (6.67%) Unix
3 7 (3.33%) Windows
4 6 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (31.90%) Software Engineering
3 61 (29.05%) Test Automation
4 41 (19.52%) TDD
5 36 (17.14%) Scrum
6 33 (15.71%) DevOps
7 32 (15.24%) SDLC
8 31 (14.76%) Software Delivery
9 29 (13.81%) MVC
10 27 (12.86%) Open Source
10 27 (12.86%) System Testing
11 25 (11.90%) OO
12 24 (11.43%) Unit Testing
13 22 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 21 (10.00%) Microservices
15 19 (9.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (7.62%) BDD
17 15 (7.14%) E-Commerce
18 12 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.57%) JavaScript
2 54 (25.71%) SQL
3 37 (17.62%) C#
4 12 (5.71%) Python
5 11 (5.24%) PHP
6 9 (4.29%) C++
7 8 (3.81%) Scala
8 7 (3.33%) Ruby
9 6 (2.86%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.43%) C
10 3 (1.43%) Groovy
10 3 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.43%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.95%) ES6
11 2 (0.95%) R
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.48%) Dart
12 1 (0.48%) Go
12 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 33 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 23 (10.95%) Degree
4 7 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.38%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.95%) ISEB
6 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.48%) CCNA
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PhD
7 1 (0.48%) RHCE
7 1 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (10.95%) Docker
2 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) LXC
3 2 (0.95%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.48%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.48%) Gluster
4 1 (0.48%) iptables
4 1 (0.48%) KVM
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.24%) Ansible
2 9 (4.29%) Puppet
3 6 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.90%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.43%) Packer
6 2 (0.95%) Terraform
7 1 (0.48%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.48%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.48%) Grafana
7 1 (0.48%) Graylog
7 1 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.48%) Kibana
7 1 (0.48%) Nagios
7 1 (0.48%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 16 (7.62%) Google
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle
3 4 (1.90%) IBM
3 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.90%) Twitter
4 3 (1.43%) VMware
5 2 (0.95%) hybris
5 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.48%) ATG
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco
6 1 (0.48%) Infobright
6 1 (0.48%) New Relic
6 1 (0.48%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.48%) Qualys
6 1 (0.48%) Splunk