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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 22 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 172 117 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.70% 6.37% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.10% 6.64% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 161 115 52
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1891 1762 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.70% 95.87% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1516 1278
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 20 November 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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.

1 287 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (59.93%) Spring
3 169 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (40.42%) Hibernate
5 115 (40.07%) JavaScript
6 112 (39.02%) J2EE
6 112 (39.02%) XML
7 104 (36.24%) SQL
8 103 (35.89%) Oracle
9 98 (34.15%) Web Services
10 96 (33.45%) JUnit
11 88 (30.66%) Eclipse
12 85 (29.62%) TDD
13 74 (25.78%) CSS
14 73 (25.44%) HTML
15 56 (19.51%) Subversion
16 50 (17.42%) Unit Testing
17 48 (16.72%) Maven
18 47 (16.38%) MVC
19 45 (15.68%) JSP
19 45 (15.68%) WebLogic
20 44 (15.33%) MySQL
20 44 (15.33%) Linux
21 42 (14.63%) Scrum
21 42 (14.63%) Spring MVC
22 41 (14.29%) XHTML
23 39 (13.59%) Open Source
24 38 (13.24%) Software Engineering
24 38 (13.24%) Ant
25 37 (12.89%) Degree

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 45 (15.68%) WebLogic
2 34 (11.85%) JBoss
3 22 (7.67%) Joomla!
3 22 (7.67%) Alfresco
4 19 (6.62%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.83%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (3.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (2.09%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.70%) Mule
9 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.35%) CMS
10 1 (0.35%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
1 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.06%) Internet
2 14 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.33%) MySQL
2 33 (11.50%) MongoDB
3 24 (8.36%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.32%) Big Data
5 19 (6.62%) Oracle Database
6 16 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (4.53%) NoSQL
9 12 (4.18%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.18%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.14%) Riak
11 3 (1.05%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.70%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.70%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.35%) DB2
13 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 96 (33.45%) JUnit
2 88 (30.66%) Eclipse
3 56 (19.51%) Subversion
4 48 (16.72%) Maven
5 38 (13.24%) Ant
6 26 (9.06%) JDeveloper
7 25 (8.71%) Jenkins
8 20 (6.97%) Oracle Forms
9 18 (6.27%) Apache Ivy
10 16 (5.57%) Cucumber
10 16 (5.57%) JIRA
11 14 (4.88%) Hudson
12 12 (4.18%) Git (software)
13 7 (2.44%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.74%) PHPUnit
14 5 (1.74%) Selenium
15 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (11.15%) Finance
2 17 (5.92%) Advertising
3 15 (5.23%) Banking
4 14 (4.88%) Aerospace
5 9 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.79%) Legal
6 8 (2.79%) Retail
7 5 (1.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (59.93%) Spring
2 116 (40.42%) Hibernate
3 112 (39.02%) J2EE
3 112 (39.02%) XML
4 98 (34.15%) Web Services
5 74 (25.78%) CSS
6 73 (25.44%) HTML
7 45 (15.68%) JSP
8 42 (14.63%) Spring MVC
9 41 (14.29%) XHTML
10 36 (12.54%) SOAP
11 34 (11.85%) JPA
11 34 (11.85%) HTML5
12 31 (10.80%) Servlets
13 27 (9.41%) Java EE
14 26 (9.06%) Oracle ADF
15 25 (8.71%) Apache Flex
16 22 (7.67%) Dojo
16 22 (7.67%) Spring Web Flow
16 22 (7.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.59%) Open Source
2 33 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (9.06%) RIA
4 25 (8.71%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.23%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.48%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.48%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.74%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.39%) GIS
8 4 (1.39%) Xbox
9 3 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.35%) DTV
11 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.33%) Linux
2 27 (9.41%) Android
2 27 (9.41%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.09%) UNIX
4 3 (1.05%) Solaris
5 1 (0.35%) Fedora
5 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.62%) TDD
3 50 (17.42%) Unit Testing
4 47 (16.38%) MVC
5 42 (14.63%) Scrum
6 38 (13.24%) Software Engineering
7 36 (12.54%) UML
8 35 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (9.76%) Web Development
9 28 (9.76%) BDD
10 26 (9.06%) Mentoring
11 24 (8.36%) OO
12 22 (7.67%) Android Development
12 22 (7.67%) iOS Development
13 20 (6.97%) SOA
14 14 (4.88%) ETL
14 14 (4.88%) Refactoring
15 13 (4.53%) Integration Testing
16 11 (3.83%) E-Commerce
17 8 (2.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 287 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (40.07%) JavaScript
3 104 (36.24%) SQL
4 29 (10.10%) PHP
5 27 (9.41%) PL/SQL
6 17 (5.92%) C++
7 13 (4.53%) C#
7 13 (4.53%) XQuery
8 6 (2.09%) Ruby
8 6 (2.09%) Python
9 3 (1.05%) PHP5
10 2 (0.70%) Groovy
10 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.35%) Clojure
11 1 (0.35%) Scala
11 1 (0.35%) VB
11 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (12.89%) Degree
2 32 (11.15%) Security Cleared
3 22 (7.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.09%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PhD
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.14%) QA
Vendors
1 103 (35.89%) Oracle
2 21 (7.32%) Adobe
3 8 (2.79%) IBM
4 6 (2.09%) Google
5 4 (1.39%) Facebook
5 4 (1.39%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.05%) Sybase
6 3 (1.05%) Sun
6 3 (1.05%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.35%) Zend
7 1 (0.35%) BEA
7 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) ION Trading
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