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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 30 32 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 115 117 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.48% 7.28% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 7.79% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 104 115 58
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
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
1690 1502 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.26% 93.47% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1335 1315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (42.99%) Spring
3 82 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (30.84%) Scrum
5 65 (30.37%) TDD
6 63 (29.44%) J2EE
6 63 (29.44%) Oracle
6 63 (29.44%) XML
7 60 (28.04%) SQL
8 59 (27.57%) HTML
9 52 (24.30%) Hibernate
10 51 (23.83%) JavaScript
11 49 (22.90%) CSS
12 46 (21.50%) PHP
13 41 (19.16%) JUnit
13 41 (19.16%) Web Services
14 40 (18.69%) Software Engineering
14 40 (18.69%) Unit Testing
15 35 (16.36%) Maven
15 35 (16.36%) C++
15 35 (16.36%) MySQL
15 35 (16.36%) Eclipse
16 33 (15.42%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (14.49%) Linux
18 30 (14.02%) OO
18 30 (14.02%) Big Data
19 29 (13.55%) Web Development
19 29 (13.55%) XHTML
20 27 (12.62%) Degree
20 27 (12.62%) Open Source

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (8.88%) Apache ServiceMix
2 16 (7.48%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.67%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.80%) Joomla!
5 6 (2.80%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.34%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.40%) Mule
7 3 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.47%) Confluence
9 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) Shopify
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.74%) SaaS
2 5 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.36%) MySQL
2 30 (14.02%) Big Data
3 21 (9.81%) SQL Server
4 18 (8.41%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.14%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.67%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.74%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.80%) Riak
10 5 (2.34%) DB2
11 3 (1.40%) JasperReports
11 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.40%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.40%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.93%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.47%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 41 (19.16%) JUnit
2 35 (16.36%) Eclipse
2 35 (16.36%) Maven
3 22 (10.28%) Ant
4 19 (8.88%) Jenkins
5 18 (8.41%) Git (software)
6 16 (7.48%) Subversion
7 13 (6.07%) Selenium
8 7 (3.27%) NetBeans
9 6 (2.80%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (2.34%) Hudson
10 5 (2.34%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.87%) JMeter
11 4 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.40%) JDeveloper
13 2 (0.93%) Mockito
13 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.93%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.93%) EasyMock
13 2 (0.93%) Checkstyle
General
1 26 (12.15%) Finance
2 12 (5.61%) Electronics
3 11 (5.14%) Banking
4 10 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.27%) Retail
6 5 (2.34%) Advertising
7 4 (1.87%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (42.99%) Spring
2 63 (29.44%) J2EE
2 63 (29.44%) XML
3 59 (27.57%) HTML
4 52 (24.30%) Hibernate
5 49 (22.90%) CSS
6 41 (19.16%) Web Services
7 29 (13.55%) XHTML
8 25 (11.68%) Servlets
9 24 (11.21%) jQuery
10 23 (10.75%) HTML5
10 23 (10.75%) REST
11 19 (8.88%) J2SE
11 19 (8.88%) JSP
12 18 (8.41%) Spring MVC
13 17 (7.94%) JPA
14 15 (7.01%) RESTful
15 13 (6.07%) OSGi
15 13 (6.07%) JMS
15 13 (6.07%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.42%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (12.62%) Open Source
3 23 (10.75%) Mobile App
4 21 (9.81%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.61%) Xbox
6 9 (4.21%) GIS
7 8 (3.74%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.74%) N-Tier
7 8 (3.74%) RIA
8 5 (2.34%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.87%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.40%) DTV
11 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.47%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.49%) Linux
2 19 (8.88%) Android
2 19 (8.88%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.34%) CentOS
3 5 (2.34%) Fedora
4 2 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (30.84%) Scrum
3 65 (30.37%) TDD
4 40 (18.69%) Software Engineering
4 40 (18.69%) Unit Testing
5 30 (14.02%) OO
6 29 (13.55%) Web Development
7 24 (11.21%) UML
8 23 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (10.28%) MVC
10 16 (7.48%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.01%) Android Development
11 15 (7.01%) iOS Development
12 13 (6.07%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (5.14%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.14%) BDD
14 9 (4.21%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (3.74%) SOA
16 5 (2.34%) Multithreading
16 5 (2.34%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 214 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (28.04%) SQL
3 51 (23.83%) JavaScript
4 46 (21.50%) PHP
5 35 (16.36%) C++
6 13 (6.07%) C#
7 11 (5.14%) Python
8 10 (4.67%) Ruby
9 7 (3.27%) PHP5
10 3 (1.40%) XQuery
10 3 (1.40%) C
11 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (12.62%) Degree
2 10 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.40%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.07%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (29.44%) Oracle
2 22 (10.28%) JBoss
3 15 (7.01%) Google
4 12 (5.61%) Facebook
5 7 (3.27%) IBM
5 7 (3.27%) Adobe
6 5 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.34%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.40%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.40%) SAP
8 2 (0.93%) Sybase
9 1 (0.47%) BEA
9 1 (0.47%) Zend
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