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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 120 103 107
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 20 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% 1.00% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.03% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 12
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
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
1878 1840 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.15% 96.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1460 1420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (97.30%) Spring
3 35 (94.59%) Eclipse
4 30 (81.08%) Oracle
4 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (78.38%) J2EE
5 29 (78.38%) JUnit
5 29 (78.38%) XML
6 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
7 25 (67.57%) Degree
8 24 (64.86%) Computer Science
8 24 (64.86%) SQL
9 23 (62.16%) WebLogic
9 23 (62.16%) JBoss
9 23 (62.16%) Problem Management
9 23 (62.16%) GWT
9 23 (62.16%) Unit Testing
9 23 (62.16%) WebSphere
9 23 (62.16%) Banking
9 23 (62.16%) Finance
9 23 (62.16%) Eclipse RCP
10 20 (54.05%) French Language
11 19 (51.35%) Maven
11 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
11 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
12 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
12 18 (48.65%) Ant
12 18 (48.65%) Google
12 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (62.16%) WebLogic
1 23 (62.16%) JBoss
1 23 (62.16%) WebSphere
2 17 (45.95%) Apache ServiceMix
3 13 (35.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) HP Helion
1 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) RDBMS
2 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
3 12 (32.43%) MySQL
3 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (94.59%) Eclipse
2 29 (78.38%) JUnit
3 23 (62.16%) Eclipse RCP
4 19 (51.35%) Maven
4 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
5 18 (48.65%) Ant
5 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
6 12 (32.43%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) Hudson
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
1 23 (62.16%) Banking
2 20 (54.05%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) Spring
2 29 (78.38%) XML
2 29 (78.38%) J2EE
3 23 (62.16%) GWT
4 17 (45.95%) OSGi
4 17 (45.95%) JSP
4 17 (45.95%) Servlets
4 17 (45.95%) XSLT
4 17 (45.95%) JMS
4 17 (45.95%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (35.14%) Hibernate
6 12 (32.43%) XSD
7 6 (16.22%) SWT
7 6 (16.22%) MyBatis
7 6 (16.22%) Struts
7 6 (16.22%) HTML
8 1 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) Computer Science
2 17 (45.95%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (45.95%) SWIFT
2 17 (45.95%) Client/Server
2 17 (45.95%) N-Tier
3 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (62.16%) Problem Management
3 23 (62.16%) Unit Testing
4 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (48.65%) TDD
5 17 (45.95%) Scrum
5 17 (45.95%) UML
6 12 (32.43%) Open Source
6 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
7 6 (16.22%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (16.22%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) RDF
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Oracle
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Google
3 11 (29.73%) IBM
4 6 (16.22%) Sybase
4 6 (16.22%) BEA
5 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.70%) HP
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