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

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 132 299 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.31% 23.11% 15.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.12% 35.77% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105 321 204
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.33% +12.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £62,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +8.75%

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 571 836 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 57.56% 64.61% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 498 691 666
Somerset median annual salary £42,015 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.04% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,875 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 May 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 May 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 -27 43 £50,000 +17.65% 10
Yeovil +10 28 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Taunton -1 27 £35,000 -8.56% 8
Street +5 11 £67,500 +68.75%
Glastonbury - 4 £49,250 -
Clevedon - 2 £32,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 - 1
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 84 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 44 (33.33%) HTML
3 44 (33.33%) CSS
4 42 (31.82%) TDD
4 42 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 37 (28.03%) Software Engineering
6 34 (25.76%) SQL
7 31 (23.48%) .NET
8 30 (22.73%) C#
9 27 (20.45%) Scrum
10 26 (19.70%) MVC
11 25 (18.94%) DevOps
11 25 (18.94%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (18.18%) Mentoring
13 22 (16.67%) Spring
13 22 (16.67%) RESTful
14 21 (15.91%) Linux
14 21 (15.91%) Relational Database
15 20 (15.15%) Web Services
15 20 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (15.15%) BDD
16 19 (14.39%) jQuery
16 19 (14.39%) Python
17 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
17 18 (13.64%) Security Cleared
17 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
18 17 (12.88%) Ajax
18 17 (12.88%) Hadoop
19 16 (12.12%) JSP

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 10 (7.58%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.82%) Apache
3 8 (6.06%) IIS
4 4 (3.03%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.27%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.52%) JBoss
6 2 (1.52%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.52%) WordPress
7 1 (0.76%) CMS
7 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.76%) Gunicorn
7 1 (0.76%) Mule
7 1 (0.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.52%) Office 365
3 2 (1.52%) Serverless
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.76%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.76%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Route 53
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) SNMP
2 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.76%) IPv4
2 1 (0.76%) IPv6
2 1 (0.76%) SSH
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 17 (12.88%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.82%) Big Data
4 9 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.06%) Geospatial Data
5 8 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.55%) MySQL
7 5 (3.79%) GIS
7 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.52%) Power BI
10 1 (0.76%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.61%) Selenium
3 11 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.82%) JMeter
5 7 (5.30%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.79%) JUnit
7 5 (3.79%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.27%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.27%) Maven
9 3 (2.27%) Mockito
10 2 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (1.52%) Gradle
10 2 (1.52%) JIRA
11 1 (0.76%) jMock
11 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (5.30%) Games
2 6 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Finance
4 2 (1.52%) Advertising
4 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 73 (55.30%) Developer
2 50 (37.88%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.88%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) Analyst
9 10 (7.58%) Java Engineer
9 10 (7.58%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (7.58%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Applications Support
10 9 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) Architect
11 8 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Senior Support Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.33%) CSS
1 44 (33.33%) HTML
2 31 (23.48%) .NET
3 22 (16.67%) RESTful
3 22 (16.67%) Spring
4 20 (15.15%) Web Services
5 19 (14.39%) jQuery
6 17 (12.88%) Ajax
7 16 (12.12%) JSP
8 15 (11.36%) SOAP
9 13 (9.85%) AngularJS
9 13 (9.85%) Hibernate
10 11 (8.33%) HTML5
11 10 (7.58%) XML
12 9 (6.82%) Java EE
12 9 (6.82%) Spring MVC
13 6 (4.55%) Velocity
14 5 (3.79%) J2EE
14 5 (3.79%) Spring Boot
15 4 (3.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.03%) Fintech
2 4 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.27%) Social Media
4 2 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.91%) Linux
2 10 (7.58%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.52%) Unix
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.82%) TDD
2 42 (31.82%) Test Automation
3 37 (28.03%) Software Engineering
4 27 (20.45%) Scrum
5 26 (19.70%) MVC
6 25 (18.94%) DevOps
6 25 (18.94%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 20 (15.15%) BDD
8 20 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (12.12%) OO
9 16 (12.12%) SDLC
10 15 (11.36%) Pair Programming
11 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
12 13 (9.85%) Coaching
13 12 (9.09%) Microservices
13 12 (9.09%) Open Source
13 12 (9.09%) Software Testing
14 11 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.18%) JavaScript
2 34 (25.76%) SQL
3 30 (22.73%) C#
4 19 (14.39%) Python
5 13 (9.85%) Ruby
6 9 (6.82%) Java 8
7 8 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.03%) PHP
8 4 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.27%) C++
10 2 (1.52%) Groovy
10 2 (1.52%) Scala
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) Dart
11 1 (0.76%) ES6
11 1 (0.76%) Go
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) Degree
4 3 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.52%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.52%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.52%) MCSD
5 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) Ansible
2 3 (2.27%) Packer
2 3 (2.27%) Puppet
3 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.52%) Terraform
4 1 (0.76%) Istio
4 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Oracle
2 9 (6.82%) ATG
3 8 (6.06%) Google
4 3 (2.27%) hybris
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.76%) IBM
6 1 (0.76%) New Relic
6 1 (0.76%) SAP