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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 36 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 129 114 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.63% 5.82% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.82% 6.02% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 125 107 104
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
1891 1894 1609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.17% 96.63% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1503 1418
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 1 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Java
2 155 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (52.73%) Spring
4 119 (46.48%) SQL
5 114 (44.53%) Hibernate
6 89 (34.77%) JavaScript
6 89 (34.77%) JUnit
7 87 (33.98%) TDD
8 81 (31.64%) XML
9 70 (27.34%) CSS
9 70 (27.34%) J2EE
10 64 (25.00%) Oracle
11 59 (23.05%) Web Services
11 59 (23.05%) Software Engineering
12 53 (20.70%) Tomcat
12 53 (20.70%) Eclipse
13 51 (19.92%) Open Source
14 50 (19.53%) Degree
15 48 (18.75%) SQL Server
16 47 (18.36%) HTML
17 45 (17.58%) Scrum
18 44 (17.19%) MySQL
19 43 (16.80%) Subversion
20 41 (16.02%) Finance
21 39 (15.23%) JSON
22 35 (13.67%) BDD
23 34 (13.28%) Cucumber
23 34 (13.28%) Linux
24 33 (12.89%) PL/SQL
24 33 (12.89%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (20.70%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.47%) JBoss
3 13 (5.08%) Apache
4 7 (2.73%) GlassFish
4 7 (2.73%) Alfresco
5 6 (2.34%) MQSeries
5 6 (2.34%) Joomla!
6 5 (1.95%) Mule ESB
6 5 (1.95%) Mule
7 4 (1.56%) Confluence
8 3 (1.17%) Node.js
8 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.17%) Liferay
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.78%) IIS
9 2 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 9 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.34%) SaaS
4 4 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.38%) HTTP
2 11 (4.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 44 (17.19%) MySQL
3 29 (11.33%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.91%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.52%) Big Data
7 6 (2.34%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.78%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 89 (34.77%) JUnit
2 53 (20.70%) Eclipse
3 43 (16.80%) Subversion
4 34 (13.28%) Cucumber
5 30 (11.72%) Maven
6 26 (10.16%) Git (software)
7 18 (7.03%) Selenium
8 16 (6.25%) WebDriver
9 15 (5.86%) Jenkins
10 13 (5.08%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (4.69%) Mockito
12 10 (3.91%) Spock
12 10 (3.91%) Ant
12 10 (3.91%) TeamCity
12 10 (3.91%) EasyMock
13 9 (3.52%) JIRA
14 8 (3.13%) Geb
14 8 (3.13%) JBehave
15 7 (2.73%) FishEye
15 7 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 41 (16.02%) Finance
2 27 (10.55%) Telecoms
3 22 (8.59%) Advertising
4 12 (4.69%) Banking
5 9 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.52%) Marketing
5 9 (3.52%) Electronics
6 7 (2.73%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.95%) Publishing
7 5 (1.95%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.17%) Retail
9 2 (0.78%) Games
9 2 (0.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (52.73%) Spring
2 114 (44.53%) Hibernate
3 81 (31.64%) XML
4 70 (27.34%) J2EE
4 70 (27.34%) CSS
5 59 (23.05%) Web Services
6 47 (18.36%) HTML
7 39 (15.23%) JSON
8 31 (12.11%) SOAP
9 26 (10.16%) Grails
10 23 (8.98%) XHTML
11 19 (7.42%) jQuery
11 19 (7.42%) Java EE
12 18 (7.03%) RESTful
12 18 (7.03%) REST
13 17 (6.64%) HTML5
13 17 (6.64%) JSF
14 16 (6.25%) XSD
15 15 (5.86%) JPA
16 14 (5.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.89%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.52%) DTV
5 6 (2.34%) RIA
6 5 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.17%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.17%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.17%) AS400
8 2 (0.78%) User Experience
9 1 (0.39%) Xbox
9 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.28%) Linux
2 8 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.34%) Android
4 5 (1.95%) Windows
5 4 (1.56%) Fedora
5 4 (1.56%) CentOS
6 3 (1.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (33.98%) TDD
3 59 (23.05%) Software Engineering
4 51 (19.92%) Open Source
5 45 (17.58%) Scrum
6 35 (13.67%) BDD
7 28 (10.94%) OO
8 27 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (10.55%) Web Application Development
9 23 (8.98%) SDLC
9 23 (8.98%) Web Development
10 17 (6.64%) MVC
11 15 (5.86%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.47%) Pair Programming
13 13 (5.08%) UML
13 13 (5.08%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.69%) OOP
14 12 (4.69%) SOA
15 10 (3.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 256 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (46.48%) SQL
3 89 (34.77%) JavaScript
4 33 (12.89%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.08%) Clojure
6 10 (3.91%) Scala
6 10 (3.91%) C++
7 9 (3.52%) Ruby
8 8 (3.13%) Groovy
8 8 (3.13%) PHP
9 6 (2.34%) C
9 6 (2.34%) ActionScript
10 5 (1.95%) Python
11 4 (1.56%) C#
11 4 (1.56%) PHP5
12 3 (1.17%) XQuery
13 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.78%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 50 (19.53%) Degree
2 14 (5.47%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.52%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (5.47%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) logstash
2 2 (0.78%) Graphite
3 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (25.00%) Oracle
2 12 (4.69%) Adobe
3 9 (3.52%) SAP
3 9 (3.52%) TIBCO
4 6 (2.34%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.17%) Sybase
7 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.78%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) Google
7 2 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.78%) Terracotta
7 2 (0.78%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.39%) NorthgateArinso
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