The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer 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 Engineer
Rank 112 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 24 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.27% 1.07% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.12% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 25
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (94.44%) Eclipse
3 32 (88.89%) Spring
4 31 (86.11%) Oracle
5 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
6 29 (80.56%) J2EE
6 29 (80.56%) JUnit
6 29 (80.56%) XML
7 21 (58.33%) Degree
8 20 (55.56%) SQL
8 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
9 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 18 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
9 18 (50.00%) WebLogic
9 18 (50.00%) UML
9 18 (50.00%) JBoss
9 18 (50.00%) WebSphere
9 18 (50.00%) Problem Management
9 18 (50.00%) GWT
9 18 (50.00%) Unit Testing
9 18 (50.00%) Maven
9 18 (50.00%) Banking
9 18 (50.00%) VMware
9 18 (50.00%) Finance
10 17 (47.22%) TDD
10 17 (47.22%) Google
10 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 18 (50.00%) JBoss
1 18 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (44.44%) Apache ServiceMix
3 14 (38.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) HP Helion
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (47.22%) RDBMS
2 17 (47.22%) Relational Database
3 13 (36.11%) MySQL
3 13 (36.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (94.44%) Eclipse
2 29 (80.56%) JUnit
3 18 (50.00%) Maven
3 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 18 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 17 (47.22%) Ant
4 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
5 14 (38.89%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
1 18 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (30.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) Spring
2 29 (80.56%) J2EE
2 29 (80.56%) XML
3 18 (50.00%) GWT
4 16 (44.44%) OSGi
4 16 (44.44%) JMS
4 16 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (44.44%) XSLT
4 16 (44.44%) JSP
4 16 (44.44%) Servlets
5 15 (41.67%) Hibernate
6 13 (36.11%) XSD
7 2 (5.56%) Struts
7 2 (5.56%) SWT
7 2 (5.56%) MyBatis
7 2 (5.56%) HTML
8 1 (2.78%) RESTful
8 1 (2.78%) JSON
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 16 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (44.44%) SWIFT
2 16 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 16 (44.44%) N-Tier
3 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) UML
3 18 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 18 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (47.22%) TDD
5 16 (44.44%) Scrum
6 13 (36.11%) Open Source
6 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
7 10 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (27.78%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (2.78%) MapReduce
9 1 (2.78%) RDF
9 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Oracle
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 17 (47.22%) Google
4 10 (27.78%) BEA
4 10 (27.78%) Sybase
5 6 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
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