The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 27 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 147 104 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.64% 5.96% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.91% 6.25% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 142 99 89
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1858 1665 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.57% 95.42% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1380 1482
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,753 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 308 (100.00%) Java
2 193 (62.66%) Spring
3 152 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 131 (42.53%) Hibernate
6 126 (40.91%) SQL
7 120 (38.96%) J2EE
8 114 (37.01%) XML
9 112 (36.36%) JUnit
10 101 (32.79%) Web Services
11 94 (30.52%) Eclipse
12 93 (30.19%) Oracle
13 92 (29.87%) CSS
13 92 (29.87%) TDD
14 87 (28.25%) HTML
15 65 (21.10%) Subversion
16 53 (17.21%) MySQL
17 47 (15.26%) PL/SQL
17 47 (15.26%) Maven
18 46 (14.94%) Software Engineering
18 46 (14.94%) Open Source
19 45 (14.61%) MVC
19 45 (14.61%) SOAP
20 44 (14.29%) XHTML
20 44 (14.29%) Unit Testing
21 43 (13.96%) JPA
22 40 (12.99%) Linux
23 38 (12.34%) Degree
23 38 (12.34%) MongoDB
24 37 (12.01%) Spring MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (11.69%) Tomcat
2 34 (11.04%) WebLogic
3 22 (7.14%) JBoss
3 22 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 22 (7.14%) Alfresco
4 10 (3.25%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.25%) Node.js
4 10 (3.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (2.60%) WordPress
5 8 (2.60%) nginx
5 8 (2.60%) Drupal
6 4 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.97%) Apache
8 2 (0.65%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.32%) Jetty
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.32%) Magento
1 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.60%) PaaS
2 6 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.44%) HTTP
2 24 (7.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.21%) MySQL
2 38 (12.34%) MongoDB
3 26 (8.44%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (7.79%) SQL Server
5 19 (6.17%) Big Data
6 17 (5.52%) Oracle Database
6 17 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.19%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (2.92%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.60%) Neo4j
10 8 (2.60%) MariaDB
10 8 (2.60%) Redis
11 6 (1.95%) Riak
12 5 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.97%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 112 (36.36%) JUnit
2 94 (30.52%) Eclipse
3 65 (21.10%) Subversion
4 47 (15.26%) Maven
5 33 (10.71%) Ant
6 29 (9.42%) JDeveloper
7 24 (7.79%) Jenkins
8 19 (6.17%) Cucumber
8 19 (6.17%) Oracle Forms
9 18 (5.84%) JIRA
10 16 (5.19%) Hudson
11 15 (4.87%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (1.95%) NetBeans
13 4 (1.30%) Git (software)
14 3 (0.97%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.97%) Selenium
14 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.65%) JBehave
15 2 (0.65%) Bugzilla
16 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
General
1 35 (11.36%) Finance
2 21 (6.82%) Advertising
3 12 (3.90%) Aerospace
3 12 (3.90%) Banking
4 11 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.60%) Legal
6 5 (1.62%) Retail
7 2 (0.65%) Publishing
7 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (62.66%) Spring
2 131 (42.53%) Hibernate
3 120 (38.96%) J2EE
4 114 (37.01%) XML
5 101 (32.79%) Web Services
6 92 (29.87%) CSS
7 87 (28.25%) HTML
8 45 (14.61%) SOAP
9 44 (14.29%) XHTML
10 43 (13.96%) JPA
11 37 (12.01%) Spring MVC
11 37 (12.01%) JSP
12 34 (11.04%) HTML5
13 29 (9.42%) Oracle ADF
14 28 (9.09%) Apache Flex
15 24 (7.79%) REST
15 24 (7.79%) Java EE
16 22 (7.14%) WSDL
16 22 (7.14%) Servlets
16 22 (7.14%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.94%) Open Source
2 25 (8.12%) RIA
3 24 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.65%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.32%) DTV
10 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.32%) User Experience
10 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.99%) Linux
2 24 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 23 (7.47%) Android
4 5 (1.62%) UNIX
5 3 (0.97%) Windows
5 3 (0.97%) Solaris
6 1 (0.32%) Fedora
6 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (29.87%) TDD
3 46 (14.94%) Software Engineering
4 45 (14.61%) MVC
5 44 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 32 (10.39%) Web Development
6 32 (10.39%) UML
7 28 (9.09%) SOA
7 28 (9.09%) Scrum
7 28 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (9.09%) BDD
8 26 (8.44%) OO
9 21 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 19 (6.17%) iOS Development
11 18 (5.84%) Android Development
12 15 (4.87%) Refactoring
13 11 (3.57%) ETL
13 11 (3.57%) Web Application Development
13 11 (3.57%) OO PHP
14 10 (3.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 308 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 126 (40.91%) SQL
4 47 (15.26%) PL/SQL
5 18 (5.84%) PHP
6 12 (3.90%) XQuery
6 12 (3.90%) Ruby
7 11 (3.57%) C++
8 9 (2.92%) C#
9 8 (2.60%) Clojure
10 6 (1.95%) Scala
11 4 (1.30%) Groovy
11 4 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.97%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.97%) Python
13 2 (0.65%) PHP5
13 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.32%) VB
14 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (12.34%) Degree
2 34 (11.04%) Security Cleared
3 25 (8.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.60%) Vagrant
1 8 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.32%) logstash
2 1 (0.32%) Graphite
Vendors
1 93 (30.19%) Oracle
2 24 (7.79%) Adobe
3 9 (2.92%) IBM
4 3 (0.97%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (0.97%) Sun
5 2 (0.65%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.32%) SAP
6 1 (0.32%) Sybase
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.32%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.32%) Google
6 1 (0.32%) Zend
6 1 (0.32%) Terracotta
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