Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 118 282 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.14% 20.83% 19.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.77% 32.94% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 284 260
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.05% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,100 £26,625 £31,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

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 568 856 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.44% 63.22% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 483 699 716
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,139 £26,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 32 £51,250 +20.59% 6
Yeovil +9 29 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Taunton +6 29 £42,028 +20.08% 12
Street +3 10 £75,000 +87.50%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 83 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 44 (37.29%) Test Automation
4 35 (29.66%) TDD
5 34 (28.81%) HTML
5 34 (28.81%) CSS
6 33 (27.97%) Software Engineering
6 33 (27.97%) Scrum
7 32 (27.12%) C#
7 32 (27.12%) .NET
8 28 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (22.03%) SQL
10 23 (19.49%) BDD
10 23 (19.49%) DevOps
11 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (17.80%) Web Services
12 21 (17.80%) Python
13 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
14 18 (15.25%) Software Testing
14 18 (15.25%) Hadoop
14 18 (15.25%) Mentoring
15 17 (14.41%) RESTful
15 17 (14.41%) MVC
15 17 (14.41%) SOAP
16 16 (13.56%) JSP
16 16 (13.56%) Linux
16 16 (13.56%) OO
16 16 (13.56%) Ruby
16 16 (13.56%) Pair Programming
16 16 (13.56%) Selenium

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 6 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.24%) Apache
3 4 (3.39%) IIS
4 2 (1.69%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.69%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.69%) JBoss
4 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Mule
5 1 (0.85%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.69%) Office 365
3 2 (1.69%) Serverless
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Route 53
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.85%) IPv4
2 1 (0.85%) IPv6
2 1 (0.85%) SNMP
2 1 (0.85%) SSH
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.25%) Hadoop
3 16 (13.56%) Big Data
4 13 (11.02%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.93%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.69%) GIS
9 2 (1.69%) MySQL
9 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.69%) Power BI
10 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Selenium
2 13 (11.02%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.17%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.32%) JMeter
5 10 (8.47%) SpecFlow
6 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
6 9 (7.63%) SoapUI
6 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.39%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.54%) Maven
10 2 (1.69%) Gradle
10 2 (1.69%) JUnit
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Archiva
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Buildr
11 1 (0.85%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.85%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.85%) Grunt
11 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (6.78%) Games
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (58.47%) Developer
2 41 (34.75%) Java Developer
3 31 (26.27%) Software Developer
4 16 (13.56%) Test Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Automation Test Lead
5 13 (11.02%) Java Software Developer
5 13 (11.02%) Test Automation Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Analyst
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Applications Support
8 9 (7.63%) Graduate
8 9 (7.63%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Graduate Software Developer
9 8 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Senior Support Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.81%) CSS
1 34 (28.81%) HTML
2 32 (27.12%) .NET
3 21 (17.80%) Web Services
4 17 (14.41%) RESTful
4 17 (14.41%) SOAP
5 16 (13.56%) JSP
6 15 (12.71%) Spring
7 14 (11.86%) Ajax
8 13 (11.02%) jQuery
9 12 (10.17%) XML
10 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
11 7 (5.93%) HTML5
12 6 (5.08%) React
13 4 (3.39%) Apache Flex
13 4 (3.39%) Hibernate
13 4 (3.39%) J2EE
13 4 (3.39%) Node.js
13 4 (3.39%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.08%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.54%) Fintech
5 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) Social Media
5 2 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.56%) Linux
2 9 (7.63%) Windows
3 8 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.93%) Android
4 7 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (37.29%) Test Automation
3 35 (29.66%) TDD
4 33 (27.97%) Scrum
4 33 (27.97%) Software Engineering
5 28 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (19.49%) BDD
6 23 (19.49%) DevOps
7 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (15.25%) Mentoring
8 18 (15.25%) Software Testing
9 17 (14.41%) MVC
10 16 (13.56%) OO
10 16 (13.56%) Pair Programming
11 15 (12.71%) Mobile Development
12 12 (10.17%) SDLC
12 12 (10.17%) Unit Testing
13 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.47%) Web Development
15 9 (7.63%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.76%) JavaScript
2 32 (27.12%) C#
3 26 (22.03%) SQL
4 21 (17.80%) Python
5 16 (13.56%) Ruby
6 10 (8.47%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.78%) C++
8 7 (5.93%) Java 8
8 7 (5.93%) Scala
9 6 (5.08%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.54%) PHP
11 2 (1.69%) C
11 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.85%) ES6
12 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.85%) R
12 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.63%) Degree
4 2 (1.69%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) MCSD
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Ansible
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (10.17%) Oracle
2 9 (7.63%) ATG
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.54%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.69%) Google
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.85%) hybris
5 1 (0.85%) New Relic
5 1 (0.85%) SAP