The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 127 116 110
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.056% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.059% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Java Software 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
1823 1703 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.46% 95.84% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1355 1308
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Bristol region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) JUnit
4 7 (50.00%) Maven
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 6 (42.86%) Validation
6 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (35.71%) Adobe
6 5 (35.71%) OOP
6 5 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (35.71%) Flash
6 5 (35.71%) OOD
6 5 (35.71%) ActionScript
6 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Apache Flex
6 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) Subversion
8 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) JBoss
8 2 (14.29%) Struts
8 2 (14.29%) Spock

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Maven
1 7 (50.00%) JUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Mockito
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Gradle
4 2 (14.29%) Spock
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Flash
1 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Flex
2 2 (14.29%) Grails
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) OOP
4 5 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (35.71%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) ActionScript
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe