Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 228 324 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 17.12% 24.34% 14.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.01% 37.98% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 224 311 166
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.65% +1.18% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% +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 844 853 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.36% 64.09% 59.44%
Number of salaries quoted 717 762 687
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 24 November 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 24 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 -7 128 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Taunton -19 10 £33,306 -16.80% 1
Clevedon - 7 £42,500 -
Yeovil 0 3 £30,000 -14.29%
Street +15 1 £65,000 -21.21% 1
Portishead 0 1 £42,500 -19.05%
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 121 (53.07%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (35.53%) JavaScript
2 81 (35.53%) Software Engineering
3 75 (32.89%) Test Automation
4 59 (25.88%) Hibernate
5 56 (24.56%) Spring
5 56 (24.56%) SQL
6 54 (23.68%) HTML
7 49 (21.49%) .NET
7 49 (21.49%) Hadoop
8 48 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 45 (19.74%) SC Cleared
9 45 (19.74%) Scrum
10 44 (19.30%) System Testing
11 42 (18.42%) AngularJS
12 40 (17.54%) Linux
13 39 (17.11%) CSS
14 34 (14.91%) C#
15 32 (14.04%) SQL Server
16 31 (13.60%) REST
17 30 (13.16%) TDD
18 29 (12.72%) NoSQL
19 28 (12.28%) SDLC
20 27 (11.84%) Software Delivery
20 27 (11.84%) MVC
20 27 (11.84%) OO
21 26 (11.40%) J2EE
21 26 (11.40%) Java EE
22 25 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
22 25 (10.96%) RESTful

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 14 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (6.14%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.63%) JBoss
3 5 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.75%) WordPress
5 3 (1.32%) Apache
5 3 (1.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.14%) SaaS
3 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.32%) Bluemix
4 3 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.88%) Serverless
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.44%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.44%) LDAP
2 1 (0.44%) SNMP
2 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.49%) Hadoop
2 32 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 29 (12.72%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.77%) MySQL
5 19 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (7.46%) MongoDB
7 12 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.63%) Big Data
10 4 (1.75%) Redis
11 3 (1.32%) GIS
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.44%) Flink
12 1 (0.44%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.44%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.44%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.44%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (10.53%) JUnit
2 16 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.26%) Mockito
4 11 (4.82%) Eclipse
4 11 (4.82%) Moq
5 10 (4.39%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.95%) Maven
6 9 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.51%) NUnit
7 8 (3.51%) Selenium
8 7 (3.07%) JIRA
9 6 (2.63%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.19%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.19%) Subversion
11 4 (1.75%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 6 (2.63%) Advertising
1 6 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (0.88%) Banking
2 2 (0.88%) Marketing
2 2 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 142 (62.28%) Developer
2 98 (42.98%) Java Developer
3 42 (18.42%) Software Engineer
4 34 (14.91%) Java Engineer
5 26 (11.40%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (9.21%) Lead Developer
7 19 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
8 18 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.02%) Junior
9 16 (7.02%) Junior Developer
10 15 (6.58%) Software Developer
11 12 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.95%) .NET Developer
13 9 (3.95%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (3.95%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (3.95%) Junior Software Developer
13 9 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (3.07%) Architect
14 7 (3.07%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.88%) Hibernate
2 56 (24.56%) Spring
3 54 (23.68%) HTML
4 49 (21.49%) .NET
5 42 (18.42%) AngularJS
6 39 (17.11%) CSS
7 31 (13.60%) REST
8 26 (11.40%) J2EE
8 26 (11.40%) Java EE
9 25 (10.96%) RESTful
10 23 (10.09%) Node.js
10 23 (10.09%) Web Services
11 21 (9.21%) JSON
12 20 (8.77%) ASP.NET
13 19 (8.33%) React
14 16 (7.02%) GWT
15 15 (6.58%) JPA
15 15 (6.58%) jQuery
16 14 (6.14%) Restlet
16 14 (6.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.82%) User Experience
4 6 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.88%) Fintech
6 2 (0.88%) RIA
6 2 (0.88%) Robotics
6 2 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.44%) 3D Printing
7 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.54%) Linux
2 16 (7.02%) Unix
3 6 (2.63%) Windows
4 4 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) Android
7 1 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (53.07%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (35.53%) Software Engineering
3 75 (32.89%) Test Automation
4 45 (19.74%) Scrum
5 44 (19.30%) System Testing
6 30 (13.16%) TDD
7 28 (12.28%) SDLC
8 27 (11.84%) MVC
8 27 (11.84%) OO
8 27 (11.84%) Software Delivery
9 25 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (10.09%) DevOps
10 23 (10.09%) Unit Testing
11 20 (8.77%) Open Source
12 18 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 18 (7.89%) Mentoring
13 17 (7.46%) Web Development
14 16 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
15 14 (6.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.53%) JavaScript
2 56 (24.56%) SQL
3 34 (14.91%) C#
4 19 (8.33%) PHP
5 16 (7.02%) C++
6 9 (3.95%) Python
7 6 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 6 (2.63%) Scala
8 5 (2.19%) C
9 4 (1.75%) Ruby
9 4 (1.75%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.32%) ES6
11 2 (0.88%) Groovy
12 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) R
12 1 (0.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 48 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 45 (19.74%) SC Cleared
3 22 (9.65%) Degree
4 5 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.75%) ISEB
5 4 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.32%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PhD
7 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
7 1 (0.44%) RHCE
7 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (7.89%) Docker
2 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) LXC
3 2 (0.88%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.44%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.44%) Gluster
4 1 (0.44%) iptables
4 1 (0.44%) KVM
4 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.95%) Ansible
2 8 (3.51%) Puppet
3 5 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.44%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.44%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.44%) Grafana
5 1 (0.44%) Graylog
5 1 (0.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.44%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 13 (5.70%) Google
2 10 (4.39%) Oracle
3 6 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.75%) Twitter
5 3 (1.32%) IBM
5 3 (1.32%) VMware
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco
7 1 (0.44%) Infobright
7 1 (0.44%) New Relic
7 1 (0.44%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.44%) Qualys
7 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.44%) Splunk