The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 319 226 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.49% 14.38% 9.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.51% 23.52% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 274 220 132
Average salary £39,590 £37,000 £37,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.99% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
952 961 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.19% 61.13% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 817 887 753
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Java Salary Trend in Bristol

Java
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 333 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (33.03%) Spring
3 192 (28.96%) SQL
4 191 (28.81%) Software Engineering
5 186 (28.05%) Degree
6 185 (27.90%) Oracle
7 176 (26.55%) XML
8 170 (25.64%) Scrum
9 165 (24.89%) J2EE
10 160 (24.13%) HTML
11 148 (22.32%) JavaScript
11 148 (22.32%) Web Services
12 142 (21.42%) Unit Testing
13 128 (19.31%) TDD
14 127 (19.16%) Eclipse
15 121 (18.25%) Linux
15 121 (18.25%) Computer Science
16 113 (17.04%) CSS
16 113 (17.04%) Finance
17 111 (16.74%) JUnit
18 106 (15.99%) C++
19 94 (14.18%) Hibernate
20 92 (13.88%) C#
20 92 (13.88%) SQL Server
21 90 (13.57%) WebLogic
22 89 (13.42%) MySQL
22 89 (13.42%) JBoss
23 86 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
24 85 (12.82%) QA
25 83 (12.52%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 90 (13.57%) WebLogic
2 68 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 59 (8.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 25 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (3.77%) Apache Solr
4 25 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
5 18 (2.71%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.81%) Joomla!
6 12 (1.81%) Alfresco
7 10 (1.51%) Node.js
8 9 (1.36%) Apache
9 8 (1.21%) CMS
10 7 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.75%) nginx
11 5 (0.75%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.75%) IIS
12 4 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.45%) Mule
13 3 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.21%) Photoshop
1 8 (1.21%) NASTRAN
2 1 (0.15%) MS Office
2 1 (0.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (2.56%) Magento
1 17 (2.56%) Shopify
2 8 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.43%) SaaS
2 23 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.88%) Internet
2 25 (3.77%) HTTP
3 13 (1.96%) SSL
3 13 (1.96%) NFC
4 11 (1.66%) IPv4
5 9 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.36%) Firewall
6 8 (1.21%) DNS
7 4 (0.60%) LDAP
7 4 (0.60%) SMTP
8 3 (0.45%) VPN
8 3 (0.45%) X.509
8 3 (0.45%) IPsec
9 2 (0.30%) PPTP
9 2 (0.30%) Intranet
9 2 (0.30%) FTP
10 1 (0.15%) LAN
10 1 (0.15%) WAN
10 1 (0.15%) IPv6
10 1 (0.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 89 (13.42%) MySQL
3 74 (11.16%) Relational Database
4 69 (10.41%) RDBMS
5 62 (9.35%) Big Data
6 39 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 32 (4.83%) MongoDB
8 25 (3.77%) NoSQL
8 25 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 20 (3.02%) Hazelcast
10 18 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.36%) DB2
12 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.90%) Riak
14 5 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.60%) MS Access
15 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.45%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 127 (19.16%) Eclipse
2 111 (16.74%) JUnit
3 83 (12.52%) Maven
4 77 (11.61%) Jenkins
5 63 (9.50%) Git (software)
6 57 (8.60%) Ant
7 47 (7.09%) Eclipse RCP
8 38 (5.73%) Selenium
9 30 (4.52%) Subversion
10 21 (3.17%) JDeveloper
11 20 (3.02%) Cucumber
12 17 (2.56%) Hudson
13 16 (2.41%) Artifactory
14 10 (1.51%) WebDriver
15 9 (1.36%) FitNesse
15 9 (1.36%) Visual Studio
16 8 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
16 8 (1.21%) Apache Ivy
17 7 (1.06%) NetBeans
17 7 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 113 (17.04%) Finance
2 67 (10.11%) Banking
3 47 (7.09%) French Language
4 24 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.32%) Marketing
6 19 (2.87%) Aerospace
7 18 (2.71%) Electronics
8 17 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.11%) Advertising
10 11 (1.66%) Retail
11 7 (1.06%) Games
12 4 (0.60%) Publishing
12 4 (0.60%) Back Office
12 4 (0.60%) Legal
13 3 (0.45%) Billing
14 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 394 (59.43%) Developer
2 226 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 102 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 79 (11.92%) Senior Developer
5 61 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 46 (6.94%) Software Developer
7 45 (6.79%) Graduate
8 44 (6.64%) Java Software Engineer
9 31 (4.68%) Junior
10 28 (4.22%) Architect
11 27 (4.07%) Team Leader
11 27 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
12 26 (3.92%) Java Team Leader
13 23 (3.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 21 (3.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 19 (2.87%) iOS Developer
16 18 (2.71%) Android Developer
16 18 (2.71%) Analyst
17 17 (2.56%) Technical Architect
18 16 (2.41%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (33.03%) Spring
2 176 (26.55%) XML
3 165 (24.89%) J2EE
4 160 (24.13%) HTML
5 148 (22.32%) Web Services
6 113 (17.04%) CSS
7 94 (14.18%) Hibernate
8 79 (11.92%) .NET
9 77 (11.61%) JSP
10 69 (10.41%) jQuery
11 63 (9.50%) HTML5
12 60 (9.05%) GWT
13 59 (8.90%) Servlets
14 54 (8.14%) OSGi
15 48 (7.24%) JSON
16 47 (7.09%) SOAP
17 46 (6.94%) JMS
18 43 (6.49%) XHTML
19 38 (5.73%) XSLT
19 38 (5.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 121 (18.25%) Computer Science
2 79 (11.92%) Enterprise Software
3 77 (11.61%) Mobile App
4 50 (7.54%) Open Source
5 43 (6.49%) Client/Server
6 40 (6.03%) N-Tier
7 32 (4.83%) Inversion of Control
8 31 (4.68%) SWIFT
9 28 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (2.87%) User Experience
11 17 (2.56%) iPhone
12 16 (2.41%) RIA
13 15 (2.26%) iPad
14 14 (2.11%) Xbox
14 14 (2.11%) Mathematics
15 12 (1.81%) Blackberry
15 12 (1.81%) GIS
16 9 (1.36%) Physics
17 8 (1.21%) DTV
17 8 (1.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.25%) Linux
2 55 (8.30%) UNIX
3 54 (8.14%) Apple iOS
4 46 (6.94%) Android
5 40 (6.03%) Windows
6 21 (3.17%) CentOS
7 19 (2.87%) Fedora
8 15 (2.26%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.75%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (28.81%) Software Engineering
3 170 (25.64%) Scrum
4 142 (21.42%) Unit Testing
5 128 (19.31%) TDD
6 86 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (11.61%) OO
8 69 (10.41%) UML
9 64 (9.65%) MVC
10 59 (8.90%) Web Development
11 51 (7.69%) SOA
12 50 (7.54%) E-Commerce
13 39 (5.88%) iOS Development
14 38 (5.73%) Problem Management
15 35 (5.28%) Android Development
16 31 (4.68%) Mobile Application Development
17 29 (4.37%) BDD
17 29 (4.37%) Mentoring
18 27 (4.07%) OOA/OOD
19 26 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 192 (28.96%) SQL
2 148 (22.32%) JavaScript
3 106 (15.99%) C++
4 92 (13.88%) C#
5 82 (12.37%) PHP
6 57 (8.60%) Python
7 47 (7.09%) Ruby
8 46 (6.94%) C
9 36 (5.43%) Objective-C
10 23 (3.47%) PHP5
11 17 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.26%) Perl
13 13 (1.96%) VB
14 10 (1.51%) XQuery
15 8 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.21%) VC++
15 8 (1.21%) Fortran
16 7 (1.06%) Ada
16 7 (1.06%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.06%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 186 (28.05%) Degree
2 24 (3.62%) PhD
3 16 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.36%) ISEB
5 9 (1.36%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.75%) CCNA
7 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.45%) CCNP
7 3 (0.45%) HND
8 2 (0.30%) MCSE
8 2 (0.30%) MCSA
8 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.30%) MCTS
8 2 (0.30%) MCITP
8 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (12.82%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.30%) vSphere
3 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) Postfix
4 1 (0.15%) XenServer
4 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.90%) Puppet
2 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
2 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.30%) Nagios
3 2 (0.30%) WSUS
4 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.15%) logstash
4 1 (0.15%) Kibana
4 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 185 (27.90%) Oracle
2 89 (13.42%) JBoss
3 69 (10.41%) Google
4 39 (5.88%) VMware
4 39 (5.88%) IBM
5 22 (3.32%) Red Hat
5 22 (3.32%) Twitter
6 20 (3.02%) Apple
7 18 (2.71%) Zend
8 15 (2.26%) SAP
9 14 (2.11%) hybris
9 14 (2.11%) Facebook
10 12 (1.81%) Microsoft
11 11 (1.66%) Adobe
12 10 (1.51%) Sybase
13 7 (1.06%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.60%) Sitecore
15 3 (0.45%) Jaspersoft
15 3 (0.45%) EPiServer
15 3 (0.45%) Embarcadero
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