Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 105 107 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 17.36% 12.17% 13.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.79% 20.00% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 100 109 116
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 341 535 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 56.36% 60.86% 58.04%
Number of salaries quoted 298 407 499
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.83% +5.07%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Somerset

Java
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Somerset.

Salary trend for Java in Somerset

Java
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Somerset over the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 May 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 +6 70 £50,000 -2.44% 12
Yeovil 0 20 £38,300 +2.13% 2
Taunton +3 9 £41,250 +9.31% 2
Street +5 4 £85,000 -5.56%
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 55 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 44 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (40.00%) Python
4 40 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 36 (34.29%) C#
6 34 (32.38%) C++
6 34 (32.38%) Docker
7 33 (31.43%) Go
8 32 (30.48%) Unit Testing
9 31 (29.52%) Degree
10 29 (27.62%) Linux
10 29 (27.62%) AngularJS
11 27 (25.71%) OO
12 25 (23.81%) .NET
13 23 (21.90%) SQL
13 23 (21.90%) Security Cleared
13 23 (21.90%) Node.js
14 22 (20.95%) DevOps
14 22 (20.95%) React
14 22 (20.95%) Vue.js
15 21 (20.00%) SDLC
16 20 (19.05%) UML
16 20 (19.05%) Windows
16 20 (19.05%) OOD
16 20 (19.05%) AWS
17 19 (18.10%) Kubernetes
17 19 (18.10%) PHP
17 19 (18.10%) Ruby
17 19 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
18 18 (17.14%) MVC

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 (13.33%) Apache
2 4 (3.81%) ArcGIS
2 4 (3.81%) Confluence
2 4 (3.81%) Tornado
3 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.95%) JBoss
4 1 (0.95%) nginx
4 1 (0.95%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
1 1 (0.95%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.05%) AWS
2 10 (9.52%) Azure
3 7 (6.67%) GCP
4 4 (3.81%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (2.86%) GitHub
6 2 (1.90%) SaaS
7 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.95%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.33%) Tactical Data Link
2 2 (1.90%) Broadband
3 1 (0.95%) VoIP
3 1 (0.95%) WebEx
3 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.52%) Big Data
3 7 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (5.71%) MySQL
4 6 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) Redis
8 1 (0.95%) GIS
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 15 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (6.67%) Maven
3 6 (5.71%) Eclipse RCP
3 6 (5.71%) JIRA
4 4 (3.81%) Gradle
5 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.90%) JUnit
6 2 (1.90%) TestNG
7 1 (0.95%) Postman
7 1 (0.95%) Selenium
7 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.95%) Xcode
General
1 16 (15.24%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (3.81%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Military
4 2 (1.90%) Advertising
4 2 (1.90%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (36.19%) Software Engineer
2 34 (32.38%) Developer
3 21 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.48%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Customer Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Java Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Azure Developer
9 5 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.62%) AngularJS
2 25 (23.81%) .NET
3 23 (21.90%) Node.js
4 22 (20.95%) React
4 22 (20.95%) Vue.js
5 17 (16.19%) HTML
6 16 (15.24%) CSS
6 16 (15.24%) Spring
7 13 (12.38%) React Native
7 13 (12.38%) RESTful
8 10 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 10 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (8.57%) .NET Core
9 9 (8.57%) JSP
9 9 (8.57%) Middleware
10 8 (7.62%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.76%) Java SE
13 5 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.71%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Cloud Native
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) Blog
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Linux
2 20 (19.05%) Windows
3 15 (14.29%) Android
4 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 44 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (30.48%) Unit Testing
4 27 (25.71%) OO
5 22 (20.95%) DevOps
6 21 (20.00%) SDLC
7 20 (19.05%) OOD
7 20 (19.05%) UML
8 19 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (17.14%) MVC
9 18 (17.14%) Open Source
10 16 (15.24%) Time Management
11 15 (14.29%) TDD
12 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (9.52%) BDD
13 10 (9.52%) Scrum
14 9 (8.57%) Machine Learning
15 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
15 8 (7.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) Python
2 40 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.29%) C#
4 34 (32.38%) C++
5 33 (31.43%) Go
6 23 (21.90%) SQL
7 19 (18.10%) PHP
7 19 (18.10%) Ruby
8 15 (14.29%) C
9 13 (12.38%) Objective-C
10 7 (6.67%) Groovy
11 4 (3.81%) Rust
11 4 (3.81%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.86%) Scala
13 2 (1.90%) Java 8
14 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.95%) ES6
14 1 (0.95%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 31 (29.52%) Degree
2 23 (21.90%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.62%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.86%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (2.86%) PhD
6 2 (1.90%) ISEB
6 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 34 (32.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 19 (18.10%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (5.71%) Google
2 3 (2.86%) Marketo
2 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.95%) Apple
3 1 (0.95%) Capita
3 1 (0.95%) SAP
3 1 (0.95%) Sybase
3 1 (0.95%) WooCommerce