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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 12 23
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Java 185 96 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.27% 15.02% 9.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.63% 24.81% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 162 86 40
Median salary £39,000 £41,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.02% +5.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 424 387 299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 67.09% 60.56% 59.21%
Number of salaries quoted 362 339 277
Median salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,450 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 76 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Taunton +12 36 £36,525 -2.60% 6
Street +9 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Yeovil -1 3 - - 1
Bridgwater +2 1 £42,500 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 162 (51.10%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (41.01%) Scrum
3 127 (40.06%) Software Engineering
4 108 (34.07%) SQL
5 92 (29.02%) C#
6 83 (26.18%) Spring
7 75 (23.66%) JavaScript
8 73 (23.03%) Hibernate
9 72 (22.71%) HTML
10 66 (20.82%) Hadoop
10 66 (20.82%) Unit Testing
11 62 (19.56%) Automated Testing
12 59 (18.61%) .NET
12 59 (18.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 56 (17.67%) Test Automation
13 56 (17.67%) SQL Server
14 54 (17.03%) Continuous Delivery
15 51 (16.09%) JUnit
16 48 (15.14%) Security Cleared
17 44 (13.88%) SC Cleared
18 42 (13.25%) NoSQL
19 41 (12.93%) REST
19 41 (12.93%) Windows
19 41 (12.93%) Eclipse
20 40 (12.62%) Customer Requirements
21 39 (12.30%) MongoDB
21 39 (12.30%) PHP
22 38 (11.99%) C++
22 38 (11.99%) Linux
22 38 (11.99%) Microsoft

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 30 (9.46%) Apache Pig
2 29 (9.15%) Apache Spark
3 22 (6.94%) IIS
4 21 (6.62%) Tomcat
5 18 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (5.68%) JBoss
6 6 (1.89%) Apache
6 6 (1.89%) Jetty
6 6 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Mule
8 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) HipChat
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.68%) SaaS
2 11 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.58%) Google App Engine
3 5 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.63%) GitHub
5 2 (0.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) Internet
2 6 (1.89%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.82%) Hadoop
2 56 (17.67%) SQL Server
3 42 (13.25%) NoSQL
4 39 (12.30%) MongoDB
5 28 (8.83%) Apache Accumulo
5 28 (8.83%) Apache Hive
5 28 (8.83%) HBase
6 20 (6.31%) Big Data
7 15 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (4.10%) MySQL
9 10 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.26%) Redis
11 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.63%) GIS
11 2 (0.63%) Infinispan
11 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (18.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (16.09%) JUnit
3 41 (12.93%) Eclipse
4 35 (11.04%) Maven
5 33 (10.41%) Vagrant
6 28 (8.83%) SpecFlow
7 26 (8.20%) Selenium
8 22 (6.94%) Cucumber
9 17 (5.36%) Jenkins
10 16 (5.05%) Visual Studio
11 15 (4.73%) Git (software)
12 13 (4.10%) Mockito
13 12 (3.79%) IntelliJ
14 10 (3.15%) JIRA
15 8 (2.52%) WebDriver
16 6 (1.89%) JMeter
16 6 (1.89%) NUnit
16 6 (1.89%) Travis CI
17 5 (1.58%) Grunt
17 5 (1.58%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 27 (8.52%) Advertising
1 27 (8.52%) Finance
2 7 (2.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.95%) Games
4 3 (0.95%) Retail
5 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.32%) Electronics
6 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 112 (35.33%) Developer
2 103 (32.49%) Java Engineer
3 86 (27.13%) Java Developer
4 82 (25.87%) Software Engineer
5 55 (17.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 34 (10.73%) Test Engineer
7 31 (9.78%) Senior Developer
8 29 (9.15%) Senior Java Engineer
9 28 (8.83%) Lead Software Engineer
10 26 (8.20%) Senior Software Engineer
10 26 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
11 24 (7.57%) Senior Java Developer
12 23 (7.26%) Software Developer
13 22 (6.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 18 (5.68%) Analyst
15 17 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
15 17 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
16 16 (5.05%) .NET Developer
17 14 (4.42%) Senior Test Engineer
18 13 (4.10%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.18%) Spring
2 73 (23.03%) Hibernate
3 72 (22.71%) HTML
4 59 (18.61%) .NET
5 41 (12.93%) REST
6 33 (10.41%) ASP.NET
7 32 (10.09%) Web Services
8 30 (9.46%) RESTful
9 27 (8.52%) CSS
10 25 (7.89%) Java EE
11 23 (7.26%) .NET Framework
11 23 (7.26%) XML
12 22 (6.94%) AngularJS
12 22 (6.94%) J2EE
13 19 (5.99%) SOAP
14 14 (4.42%) Entity Framework
14 14 (4.42%) GWT
15 13 (4.10%) JPA
16 12 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (3.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.58%) User Experience
5 4 (1.26%) Replication
6 3 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.95%) Digital Media
6 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.63%) Handset
7 2 (0.63%) RIA
8 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.32%) Blog
8 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.32%) Life Science
8 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.32%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.93%) Windows
2 38 (11.99%) Linux
3 21 (6.62%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.26%) Android
5 4 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.95%) CentOS
6 3 (0.95%) Unix
7 2 (0.63%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (51.10%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (41.01%) Scrum
3 127 (40.06%) Software Engineering
4 66 (20.82%) Unit Testing
5 62 (19.56%) Automated Testing
6 56 (17.67%) Test Automation
7 54 (17.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 40 (12.62%) Customer Requirements
9 35 (11.04%) BDD
10 32 (10.09%) Software Testing
11 30 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (8.20%) Web Development
13 25 (7.89%) Line Management
13 25 (7.89%) User Stories
14 24 (7.57%) ETL
15 23 (7.26%) Data Protection
16 22 (6.94%) Non-Functional Testing
16 22 (6.94%) SDLC
16 22 (6.94%) Waterfall
17 21 (6.62%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (34.07%) SQL
2 92 (29.02%) C#
3 75 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 39 (12.30%) PHP
5 38 (11.99%) C++
6 35 (11.04%) C
7 15 (4.73%) Python
8 11 (3.47%) Perl
9 9 (2.84%) Groovy
10 7 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.89%) XPath
11 6 (1.89%) XQuery
12 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.95%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.63%) Jython
14 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.63%) Ruby
14 2 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (15.14%) Security Cleared
2 44 (13.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.62%) ISEB
4 20 (6.31%) ISTQB
4 20 (6.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (3.79%) Degree
6 9 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.95%) CCNA
7 3 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.95%) RHCE
7 3 (0.95%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.63%) PMP
9 1 (0.32%) MCSD
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.26%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (10.73%) Docker
2 7 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.95%) iptables
3 3 (0.95%) KVM
4 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.63%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 35 (11.04%) Ansible
2 28 (8.83%) Oozie
3 11 (3.47%) Puppet
4 5 (1.58%) Check_MK
4 5 (1.58%) Grafana
4 5 (1.58%) Nagios
4 5 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.58%) Pingdom
5 4 (1.26%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.95%) Graylog
6 3 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.63%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.04%) Oracle
3 10 (3.15%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.52%) Infobright
5 6 (1.89%) Google
6 5 (1.58%) New Relic
6 5 (1.58%) PagerDuty
7 3 (0.95%) Cisco
7 3 (0.95%) Qualys
7 3 (0.95%) SAP
7 3 (0.95%) Splunk
8 2 (0.63%) ATG
8 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.32%) hybris
9 1 (0.32%) Informatica
9 1 (0.32%) Perforce
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.32%) Sybase
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and excellent incentiv
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 26 days ago
Taunton
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago