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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 35 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 120 87 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.91% 4.32% 5.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.13% 4.46% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 115 79 97
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £34,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
1959 1949 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.45% 96.68% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1585 1538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 270 (100.00%) Java
2 147 (54.44%) Spring
3 135 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (46.67%) SQL
5 113 (41.85%) JavaScript
6 112 (41.48%) Hibernate
7 93 (34.44%) JUnit
7 93 (34.44%) XML
8 90 (33.33%) TDD
9 82 (30.37%) CSS
10 76 (28.15%) J2EE
11 66 (24.44%) HTML
12 63 (23.33%) Eclipse
13 58 (21.48%) Web Services
14 53 (19.63%) Tomcat
14 53 (19.63%) MySQL
15 51 (18.89%) Subversion
16 50 (18.52%) Oracle
16 50 (18.52%) Open Source
17 48 (17.78%) PL/SQL
18 47 (17.41%) Software Engineering
19 41 (15.19%) Degree
20 35 (12.96%) Maven
21 33 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
22 32 (11.85%) XHTML
23 31 (11.48%) Linux
24 30 (11.11%) SOAP
24 30 (11.11%) JSON
25 29 (10.74%) HTTP
26 28 (10.37%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (19.63%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.70%) Node.js
3 9 (3.33%) Alfresco
3 9 (3.33%) Joomla!
4 8 (2.96%) Drupal
4 8 (2.96%) WordPress
4 8 (2.96%) nginx
5 7 (2.59%) JBoss
6 6 (2.22%) Apache
6 6 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.48%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.74%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Jetty
10 1 (0.37%) Mule
10 1 (0.37%) Liferay
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.96%) PaaS
3 7 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.22%) SaaS
5 4 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.74%) HTTP
2 9 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (19.63%) MySQL
2 33 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (9.63%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.78%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.19%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.70%) Big Data
7 10 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.96%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.96%) MariaDB
8 8 (2.96%) Redis
8 8 (2.96%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.22%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.74%) Riak
Development Applications
1 93 (34.44%) JUnit
2 63 (23.33%) Eclipse
3 51 (18.89%) Subversion
4 35 (12.96%) Maven
5 22 (8.15%) Jenkins
6 21 (7.78%) Cucumber
7 16 (5.93%) Ant
8 11 (4.07%) Git (software)
8 11 (4.07%) TeamCity
9 9 (3.33%) JDeveloper
9 9 (3.33%) WebDriver
9 9 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (2.96%) Hudson
11 7 (2.59%) JIRA
12 6 (2.22%) Selenium
12 6 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (1.85%) JBehave
13 5 (1.85%) NetBeans
14 3 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (1.11%) Mockito
General
1 26 (9.63%) Finance
2 23 (8.52%) Advertising
3 14 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.44%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.22%) Electronics
5 6 (2.22%) Banking
5 6 (2.22%) Marketing
6 5 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.48%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Back Office
8 2 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (54.44%) Spring
2 112 (41.48%) Hibernate
3 93 (34.44%) XML
4 82 (30.37%) CSS
5 76 (28.15%) J2EE
6 66 (24.44%) HTML
7 58 (21.48%) Web Services
8 32 (11.85%) XHTML
9 30 (11.11%) JSON
9 30 (11.11%) SOAP
10 27 (10.00%) JPA
11 22 (8.15%) HTML5
12 20 (7.41%) Spring MVC
13 17 (6.30%) REST
14 14 (5.19%) RESTful
14 14 (5.19%) JSF
15 13 (4.81%) XSD
15 13 (4.81%) Apache Flex
15 13 (4.81%) Grails
16 12 (4.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.52%) Open Source
2 23 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.33%) RIA
5 8 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.22%) DTV
6 6 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.11%) User Experience
8 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.48%) Linux
2 11 (4.07%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.33%) Android
4 5 (1.85%) Windows
5 4 (1.48%) Fedora
5 4 (1.48%) CentOS
6 3 (1.11%) UNIX
7 2 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (33.33%) TDD
3 47 (17.41%) Software Engineering
4 28 (10.37%) MVC
5 27 (10.00%) Scrum
5 27 (10.00%) Web Development
6 26 (9.63%) BDD
6 26 (9.63%) OO
7 24 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 23 (8.52%) Web Application Development
9 19 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (7.04%) UML
10 18 (6.67%) SOA
11 17 (6.30%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (4.07%) iOS Development
13 10 (3.70%) Mobile Development
13 10 (3.70%) OOP
13 10 (3.70%) Content Management
14 9 (3.33%) Android Development
14 9 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 270 (100.00%) Java
2 126 (46.67%) SQL
3 113 (41.85%) JavaScript
4 48 (17.78%) PL/SQL
5 15 (5.56%) Ruby
6 14 (5.19%) PHP
7 12 (4.44%) Clojure
8 9 (3.33%) C++
8 9 (3.33%) Scala
9 8 (2.96%) C#
10 5 (1.85%) Python
10 5 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.48%) ActionScript
11 4 (1.48%) XQuery
11 4 (1.48%) PHP5
11 4 (1.48%) Groovy
12 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 41 (15.19%) Degree
2 24 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (3.33%) Puppet
2 8 (2.96%) Vagrant
2 8 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.74%) logstash
3 2 (0.74%) Graphite
Vendors
1 50 (18.52%) Oracle
2 13 (4.81%) Adobe
3 6 (2.22%) SAP
3 6 (2.22%) IBM
4 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.11%) Sybase
5 3 (1.11%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.74%) Google
6 2 (0.74%) Terracotta
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