The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Developer
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 67 66
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 16 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.53% 1.10% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 1
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +49.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 613 629 501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.99% 98.44% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 505 551 439
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Somerset

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Somerset.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Somerset

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Somerset over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Somerset

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer 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 0 10 £50,000 -0.99%
Taunton -2 1 £42,000 +20.00%
Senior Java Developer
South West

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 14 (58.33%) Spring
5 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
5 13 (54.17%) JUnit
6 11 (45.83%) Eclipse
6 11 (45.83%) Maven
6 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) HTML
9 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Data Protection
9 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
10 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
10 7 (29.17%) Refactoring
10 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
10 7 (29.17%) Finance
10 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
11 6 (25.00%) C#
11 6 (25.00%) Oracle
11 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.83%) Web Services
12 5 (20.83%) IIS
12 5 (20.83%) C++
12 5 (20.83%) ETL

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.50%) Redis
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) HBase
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) JUnit
2 11 (45.83%) Eclipse
2 11 (45.83%) Maven
3 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (16.67%) Vagrant
5 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (12.50%) EasyMock
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.50%) Mockito
5 3 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Spring
2 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) Java EE
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) REST
6 3 (12.50%) Spring Integration
7 2 (8.33%) .NET
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE
7 2 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) CSS
8 1 (4.17%) Java SE
8 1 (4.17%) JDBC
8 1 (4.17%) JPA
8 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Scrum
2 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 7 (29.17%) Refactoring
5 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.83%) ETL
7 4 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Line Management
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) UML
8 3 (12.50%) Build Automation
8 3 (12.50%) High Availability
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) SOA
8 3 (12.50%) User Stories
9 2 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) C++
6 4 (16.67%) C
7 3 (12.50%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Infobright