The table below looks at the statistics for Castor skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Castor over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Castor
Rank 129 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Castor 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.051% 0.050% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Castor
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
842 823 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 43.22% 41.19% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 772 725 889
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Castor
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Castor across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Castor Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Castor
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Castor across the Bristol region.

Castor Salary Trend in Bristol

Castor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Castor also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Castor.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSTL
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Castor
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Castor also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Castor. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSTL
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (100.00%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ECMAScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago