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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 91 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 44 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 1.84% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.89% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 43
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £20,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 91 (100.00%) Java
1 91 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (46.15%) Degree
3 40 (43.96%) Maven
3 40 (43.96%) Eclipse
4 37 (40.66%) Telecoms
4 37 (40.66%) Spring
5 35 (38.46%) VMware
5 35 (38.46%) Digital Media
6 34 (37.36%) Oracle
7 33 (36.26%) Python
7 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (35.16%) Linux
9 31 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (34.07%) Git (software)
10 30 (32.97%) Ant
11 29 (31.87%) Hibernate
12 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
13 27 (29.67%) SQL
13 27 (29.67%) Big Data
14 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
15 25 (27.47%) J2EE
16 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
17 23 (25.27%) Unix
18 22 (24.18%) XML
18 22 (24.18%) JUnit
19 21 (23.08%) WebSphere
19 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
20 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
21 19 (20.88%) Gradle

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 16 (17.58%) WebLogic
3 14 (15.38%) JBoss
4 13 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.79%) Apache
6 7 (7.69%) Apache Solr
6 7 (7.69%) Apache Spark
6 7 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (6.59%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.79%) IaaS
1 8 (8.79%) SaaS
2 6 (6.59%) Google App Engine
2 6 (6.59%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (6.59%) PaaS
3 4 (4.40%) HP Helion
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) Internet
2 11 (12.09%) HTTP
3 5 (5.49%) SSL
4 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) Big Data
2 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
3 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 16 (17.58%) NoSQL
5 14 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 11 (12.09%) MySQL
6 11 (12.09%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database
8 7 (7.69%) Hadoop
9 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (4.40%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 40 (43.96%) Eclipse
1 40 (43.96%) Maven
2 31 (34.07%) Git (software)
3 30 (32.97%) Ant
4 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 22 (24.18%) JUnit
6 19 (20.88%) Gradle
7 17 (18.68%) Artifactory
7 17 (18.68%) Hudson
7 17 (18.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (17.58%) Subversion
9 12 (13.19%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 37 (40.66%) Telecoms
2 17 (18.68%) Finance
3 15 (16.48%) Banking
4 5 (5.49%) French Language
5 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.20%) Electronics
6 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.66%) Spring
2 29 (31.87%) Hibernate
3 25 (27.47%) J2EE
4 22 (24.18%) XML
5 15 (16.48%) HTML
6 14 (15.38%) GWT
7 12 (13.19%) JMS
7 12 (13.19%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (12.09%) Web Services
8 11 (12.09%) XSD
9 9 (9.89%) CSS
9 9 (9.89%) JSP
9 9 (9.89%) Servlets
9 9 (9.89%) XSLT
10 7 (7.69%) Lucene
11 6 (6.59%) HTML5
12 5 (5.49%) .NET
12 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.49%) Struts
12 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.46%) Digital Media
2 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.19%) Client/Server
3 12 (13.19%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (13.19%) N-Tier
3 12 (13.19%) SWIFT
4 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Social Media
5 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.10%) Fintech
6 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.10%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Linux
2 23 (25.27%) Unix
3 7 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.78%) UML
3 18 (19.78%) Unit Testing
4 16 (17.58%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (16.48%) OO
6 12 (13.19%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (12.09%) Open Source
7 11 (12.09%) TDD
7 11 (12.09%) Web Application Development
8 10 (10.99%) Scrum
9 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.89%) Validation
10 6 (6.59%) Data Management
10 6 (6.59%) Software Architecture
11 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.49%) Requirements Engineering
11 5 (5.49%) SOA
12 4 (4.40%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (36.26%) Python
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.38%) C++
5 14 (15.38%) Ruby
6 13 (14.29%) Perl
7 10 (10.99%) Scala
8 9 (9.89%) Clojure
9 7 (7.69%) C
10 5 (5.49%) C#
11 4 (4.40%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) ISO15022
1 12 (13.19%) ISO20022
2 8 (8.79%) QA
System Software
1 31 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.58%) Docker
3 14 (15.38%) Xen
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (4.40%) KVM
5 4 (4.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) Ansible
1 13 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) VMware
2 34 (37.36%) Oracle
3 15 (16.48%) Google
4 9 (9.89%) BEA
4 9 (9.89%) Sybase
5 6 (6.59%) Rackspace
6 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.40%) Adobe
7 4 (4.40%) HP
7 4 (4.40%) IBM
8 2 (2.20%) Facebook
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Twitter
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