The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 30 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 116 110 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.41% 6.81% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.70% 7.16% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 107 108 75
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1732 1536 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 95.11% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1361 1315
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
South West

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 29 July 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 206 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (45.63%) Spring
3 76 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (31.55%) TDD
4 65 (31.55%) Scrum
5 60 (29.13%) XML
6 58 (28.16%) J2EE
6 58 (28.16%) Oracle
7 55 (26.70%) SQL
8 54 (26.21%) HTML
9 46 (22.33%) Hibernate
10 45 (21.84%) JUnit
11 44 (21.36%) Software Engineering
12 43 (20.87%) JavaScript
12 43 (20.87%) Web Services
13 42 (20.39%) CSS
14 41 (19.90%) Eclipse
15 38 (18.45%) PHP
16 37 (17.96%) Unit Testing
17 35 (16.99%) MySQL
17 35 (16.99%) C++
18 34 (16.50%) Maven
19 32 (15.53%) OO
20 31 (15.05%) Linux
21 28 (13.59%) Finance
21 28 (13.59%) Web Development
21 28 (13.59%) Big Data
21 28 (13.59%) Enterprise Software
22 27 (13.11%) Degree
23 25 (12.14%) Open Source

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (9.22%) Apache ServiceMix
2 15 (7.28%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.37%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.37%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.43%) Joomla!
4 5 (2.43%) GlassFish
4 5 (2.43%) Alfresco
4 5 (2.43%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.46%) Mule
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.37%) SaaS
2 5 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.97%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (1.94%) HTTP
3 2 (0.97%) SNMP
3 2 (0.97%) NGN
3 2 (0.97%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.99%) MySQL
2 28 (13.59%) Big Data
3 24 (11.65%) SQL Server
4 18 (8.74%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.80%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.80%) RDBMS
6 13 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.37%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.37%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.91%) Riak
9 5 (2.43%) DB2
10 4 (1.94%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.97%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.97%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.49%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 45 (21.84%) JUnit
2 41 (19.90%) Eclipse
3 34 (16.50%) Maven
4 18 (8.74%) Ant
4 18 (8.74%) Jenkins
5 15 (7.28%) Subversion
5 15 (7.28%) Git (software)
6 13 (6.31%) Selenium
7 8 (3.88%) NetBeans
8 6 (2.91%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (2.43%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (2.43%) Hudson
10 4 (1.94%) JMeter
11 3 (1.46%) JDeveloper
12 2 (0.97%) Checkstyle
12 2 (0.97%) JIRA
12 2 (0.97%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.97%) Mockito
12 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.97%) FitNesse
General
1 28 (13.59%) Finance
2 12 (5.83%) Electronics
2 12 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.88%) Banking
4 5 (2.43%) Retail
5 4 (1.94%) Marketing
5 4 (1.94%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.94%) Advertising
6 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (45.63%) Spring
2 60 (29.13%) XML
3 58 (28.16%) J2EE
4 54 (26.21%) HTML
5 46 (22.33%) Hibernate
6 43 (20.87%) Web Services
7 42 (20.39%) CSS
8 25 (12.14%) HTML5
9 24 (11.65%) XHTML
10 23 (11.17%) Servlets
10 23 (11.17%) jQuery
11 21 (10.19%) REST
12 20 (9.71%) RESTful
13 19 (9.22%) Spring MVC
14 18 (8.74%) JSP
15 17 (8.25%) J2SE
16 15 (7.28%) OSGi
17 14 (6.80%) Java EE
18 13 (6.31%) JPA
19 12 (5.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.59%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (12.14%) Open Source
3 23 (11.17%) Computer Science
4 22 (10.68%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.83%) Xbox
6 9 (4.37%) GIS
7 7 (3.40%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.40%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.91%) RIA
9 3 (1.46%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.46%) DTV
9 3 (1.46%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.97%) Physics
11 1 (0.49%) Informatics
11 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.05%) Linux
2 17 (8.25%) Android
2 17 (8.25%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.91%) CentOS
3 6 (2.91%) Fedora
4 3 (1.46%) UNIX
5 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (31.55%) TDD
2 65 (31.55%) Scrum
3 44 (21.36%) Software Engineering
4 37 (17.96%) Unit Testing
5 32 (15.53%) OO
6 28 (13.59%) Web Development
7 23 (11.17%) MVC
8 22 (10.68%) UML
8 22 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.28%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.80%) BDD
10 14 (6.80%) Android Development
10 14 (6.80%) iOS Development
11 13 (6.31%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (4.85%) Waterfall
13 9 (4.37%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (3.88%) SOA
15 5 (2.43%) Multithreading
15 5 (2.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 206 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (26.70%) SQL
3 43 (20.87%) JavaScript
4 38 (18.45%) PHP
5 35 (16.99%) C++
6 16 (7.77%) C#
7 9 (4.37%) Python
8 8 (3.88%) Ruby
9 7 (3.40%) PHP5
10 3 (1.46%) XQuery
10 3 (1.46%) C
11 2 (0.97%) Jython
11 2 (0.97%) Haskell
11 2 (0.97%) Scala
12 1 (0.49%) Perl
12 1 (0.49%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.11%) Degree
2 8 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.83%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (28.16%) Oracle
2 21 (10.19%) JBoss
3 15 (7.28%) Google
4 12 (5.83%) Facebook
5 6 (2.91%) IBM
5 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.43%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.43%) Adobe
7 3 (1.46%) SAP
8 2 (0.97%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.97%) Sybase
9 1 (0.49%) BEA
9 1 (0.49%) Zend
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