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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 31 34 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 118 113 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.40% 7.26% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 7.75% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 110 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
1764 1458 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.71% 93.64% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1288 1298
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 £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 226 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (47.35%) Spring
4 76 (33.63%) Oracle
5 74 (32.74%) J2EE
6 71 (31.42%) XML
7 69 (30.53%) TDD
8 67 (29.65%) Hibernate
8 67 (29.65%) SQL
9 66 (29.20%) HTML
10 60 (26.55%) Scrum
11 57 (25.22%) JavaScript
11 57 (25.22%) Web Services
12 55 (24.34%) CSS
13 47 (20.80%) JUnit
14 43 (19.03%) PHP
15 42 (18.58%) Unit Testing
16 40 (17.70%) Maven
16 40 (17.70%) Software Engineering
16 40 (17.70%) Eclipse
17 36 (15.93%) XHTML
18 35 (15.49%) C++
18 35 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
19 34 (15.04%) Linux
20 33 (14.60%) MySQL
21 30 (13.27%) MVC
21 30 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
22 29 (12.83%) Degree
22 29 (12.83%) Open Source
22 29 (12.83%) HTML5

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (9.73%) WebLogic
2 19 (8.41%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (5.31%) Joomla!
3 12 (5.31%) Alfresco
4 10 (4.42%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.54%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.21%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.33%) Mule
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.44%) CMS
10 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.10%) SaaS
2 4 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.60%) MySQL
2 27 (11.95%) Big Data
3 23 (10.18%) MongoDB
4 22 (9.73%) SQL Server
5 16 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (5.75%) Oracle Database
7 12 (5.31%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.31%) RDBMS
8 10 (4.42%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.65%) Riak
11 5 (2.21%) DB2
12 3 (1.33%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.88%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.88%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 47 (20.80%) JUnit
2 40 (17.70%) Maven
2 40 (17.70%) Eclipse
3 25 (11.06%) Ant
4 22 (9.73%) Jenkins
5 19 (8.41%) Subversion
6 18 (7.96%) Git (software)
7 13 (5.75%) Selenium
8 9 (3.98%) JDeveloper
9 8 (3.54%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (3.10%) NetBeans
10 7 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (3.10%) Hudson
11 5 (2.21%) JIRA
11 5 (2.21%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.77%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.33%) JMeter
14 1 (0.44%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.44%) Checkstyle
14 1 (0.44%) FitNesse
General
1 26 (11.50%) Finance
2 12 (5.31%) Electronics
3 11 (4.87%) Banking
4 10 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.10%) Retail
6 6 (2.65%) Advertising
7 4 (1.77%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.33%) Legal
8 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.44%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (47.35%) Spring
2 74 (32.74%) J2EE
3 71 (31.42%) XML
4 67 (29.65%) Hibernate
5 66 (29.20%) HTML
6 57 (25.22%) Web Services
7 55 (24.34%) CSS
8 36 (15.93%) XHTML
9 29 (12.83%) HTML5
10 27 (11.95%) Spring MVC
11 25 (11.06%) Servlets
11 25 (11.06%) JPA
12 24 (10.62%) jQuery
12 24 (10.62%) REST
12 24 (10.62%) JSP
13 20 (8.85%) J2SE
14 17 (7.52%) Java EE
14 17 (7.52%) SOAP
15 15 (6.64%) Apache Flex
16 14 (6.19%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (12.83%) Open Source
3 25 (11.06%) Computer Science
4 22 (9.73%) Mobile App
5 16 (7.08%) RIA
6 12 (5.31%) Xbox
7 9 (3.98%) GIS
8 8 (3.54%) N-Tier
8 8 (3.54%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.21%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.33%) DTV
10 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.88%) User Experience
11 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.04%) Linux
2 25 (11.06%) Apple iOS
2 25 (11.06%) Android
3 4 (1.77%) CentOS
3 4 (1.77%) Fedora
4 2 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (30.53%) TDD
3 60 (26.55%) Scrum
4 42 (18.58%) Unit Testing
5 40 (17.70%) Software Engineering
6 30 (13.27%) MVC
6 30 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (12.39%) Web Development
8 26 (11.50%) UML
8 26 (11.50%) OO
9 17 (7.52%) Android Development
9 17 (7.52%) iOS Development
10 16 (7.08%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.19%) BDD
12 13 (5.75%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.31%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (5.31%) SOA
14 11 (4.87%) Waterfall
15 9 (3.98%) Mobile Application Development
16 7 (3.10%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 226 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (29.65%) SQL
3 57 (25.22%) JavaScript
4 43 (19.03%) PHP
5 35 (15.49%) C++
6 14 (6.19%) C#
7 9 (3.98%) Python
7 9 (3.98%) Ruby
8 6 (2.65%) PHP5
8 6 (2.65%) XQuery
8 6 (2.65%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.33%) C
10 1 (0.44%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.44%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (12.83%) Degree
2 14 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.77%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.75%) QA
Vendors
1 76 (33.63%) Oracle
2 25 (11.06%) JBoss
3 15 (6.64%) Google
4 12 (5.31%) Facebook
5 11 (4.87%) Adobe
6 7 (3.10%) IBM
7 5 (2.21%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.77%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.33%) SAP
9 3 (1.33%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.88%) Sybase
11 1 (0.44%) BEA
11 1 (0.44%) Sun
11 1 (0.44%) Zend
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