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 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
Rank 3 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 481 324 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.45% 18.23% 14.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.43% 36.00% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 405 279 224
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1220 900 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 64.55% 50.65% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 754 885
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 £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 390 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (41.36%) Software Engineering
3 246 (29.32%) Degree
4 234 (27.89%) SQL
5 213 (25.39%) Oracle
6 207 (24.67%) JavaScript
7 181 (21.57%) Linux
8 177 (21.10%) Spring
9 169 (20.14%) Web Services
9 169 (20.14%) XML
10 160 (19.07%) Python
11 156 (18.59%) Git (software)
12 154 (18.36%) HTML
13 151 (18.00%) Finance
14 150 (17.88%) TDD
15 145 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
16 142 (16.92%) CSS
17 133 (15.85%) SQL Server
18 128 (15.26%) Maven
19 126 (15.02%) JUnit
20 125 (14.90%) J2EE
21 121 (14.42%) Computer Science
22 119 (14.18%) Hibernate
22 119 (14.18%) Jenkins
23 118 (14.06%) OO
24 114 (13.59%) Telecoms
25 112 (13.35%) Scrum
25 112 (13.35%) UNIX
26 108 (12.87%) VMware
27 106 (12.63%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 80 (9.54%) Tomcat
2 76 (9.06%) WebLogic
3 65 (7.75%) JBoss
4 63 (7.51%) WebSphere
5 51 (6.08%) Apache
6 43 (5.13%) OpenStack
7 31 (3.69%) Node.js
8 26 (3.10%) nginx
9 21 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
10 20 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (1.91%) Mule
12 14 (1.67%) MQSeries
13 13 (1.55%) IIS
13 13 (1.55%) Confluence
13 13 (1.55%) Mule ESB
14 10 (1.19%) ArcGIS
15 9 (1.07%) MediaWiki
16 8 (0.95%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.95%) GlassFish
17 7 (0.83%) Alfresco
Applications
1 10 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 18 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Maximo
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 79 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (7.75%) SaaS
3 53 (6.32%) PaaS
4 43 (5.13%) Google App Engine
4 43 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 32 (3.81%) IaaS
6 22 (2.62%) HP Helion
7 21 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (7.39%) Internet
2 41 (4.89%) TCP/IP
3 33 (3.93%) HTTP
4 21 (2.50%) Firewall
5 14 (1.67%) LDAP
6 13 (1.55%) Network Security
7 10 (1.19%) LAN
7 10 (1.19%) WAN
7 10 (1.19%) SSL
8 9 (1.07%) OSPF
8 9 (1.07%) BGP
8 9 (1.07%) EIGRP
8 9 (1.07%) VPN
8 9 (1.07%) IPv6
8 9 (1.07%) IPsec
9 4 (0.48%) IPv4
10 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.12%) SNMP
10 1 (0.12%) FTP
10 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 96 (11.44%) MySQL
3 59 (7.03%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (4.65%) Big Data
6 33 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 29 (3.46%) NoSQL
8 24 (2.86%) MongoDB
9 23 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.79%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.60%) MS Access
14 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.48%) SQLite
14 4 (0.48%) Hazelcast
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 3 (0.36%) Redis
16 1 (0.12%) Riak
16 1 (0.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 156 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 128 (15.26%) Maven
3 126 (15.02%) JUnit
4 119 (14.18%) Jenkins
5 98 (11.68%) Ant
6 84 (10.01%) Eclipse
7 69 (8.22%) Artifactory
8 67 (7.99%) Gradle
9 63 (7.51%) Hudson
10 57 (6.79%) Subversion
11 52 (6.20%) Cucumber
11 52 (6.20%) Selenium
12 35 (4.17%) JIRA
13 28 (3.34%) Mockito
13 28 (3.34%) Eclipse RCP
14 27 (3.22%) Spock
15 22 (2.62%) WebDriver
16 21 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
17 18 (2.15%) EasyMock
18 16 (1.91%) Geb
General
1 151 (18.00%) Finance
2 114 (13.59%) Telecoms
3 54 (6.44%) Banking
4 39 (4.65%) Advertising
5 29 (3.46%) Electronics
6 20 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.15%) Marketing
8 15 (1.79%) Games
9 11 (1.31%) Retail
9 11 (1.31%) French Language
10 10 (1.19%) Back Office
11 9 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.07%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.07%) Military
12 4 (0.48%) Publishing
12 4 (0.48%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 439 (52.32%) Developer
2 243 (28.96%) Java Developer
3 201 (23.96%) Software Engineer
4 92 (10.97%) Senior Developer
5 75 (8.94%) Software Developer
6 62 (7.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 53 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 53 (6.32%) Principal Engineer
8 52 (6.20%) Principal Software Engineer
9 46 (5.48%) Applications Support
10 43 (5.13%) Graduate
11 41 (4.89%) Junior
12 38 (4.53%) Analyst
12 38 (4.53%) Support Engineer
13 36 (4.29%) Java Software Engineer
14 34 (4.05%) Test Engineer
15 30 (3.58%) QA Engineer
16 29 (3.46%) Android Developer
17 26 (3.10%) Architect
18 25 (2.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (21.10%) Spring
2 169 (20.14%) Web Services
2 169 (20.14%) XML
3 154 (18.36%) HTML
4 142 (16.92%) CSS
5 125 (14.90%) J2EE
6 119 (14.18%) Hibernate
7 87 (10.37%) .NET
8 63 (7.51%) RESTful
9 62 (7.39%) jQuery
10 59 (7.03%) JSON
11 53 (6.32%) Java EE
12 50 (5.96%) JSP
12 50 (5.96%) SOAP
13 48 (5.72%) REST
14 40 (4.77%) GWT
14 40 (4.77%) Grails
15 37 (4.41%) Servlets
16 34 (4.05%) Struts
16 34 (4.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 121 (14.42%) Computer Science
2 66 (7.87%) Digital Media
3 49 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.53%) Mathematics
5 37 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (4.29%) User Experience
7 26 (3.10%) Xbox
8 22 (2.62%) Client/Server
8 22 (2.62%) N-Tier
8 22 (2.62%) Data Centre
9 20 (2.38%) Public Cloud
10 19 (2.26%) SWIFT
10 19 (2.26%) Inversion of Control
11 18 (2.15%) DTV
12 16 (1.91%) Replication
12 16 (1.91%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.79%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.67%) Smartphone
15 13 (1.55%) Visualisation
16 11 (1.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 181 (21.57%) Linux
2 112 (13.35%) UNIX
3 90 (10.73%) Windows
4 55 (6.56%) Android
5 37 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.91%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.43%) CentOS
8 12 (1.43%) Windows Phone
9 11 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.07%) Debian
12 8 (0.95%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.36%) Fedora
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.12%) AIX
15 1 (0.12%) HPUX
15 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (41.36%) Software Engineering
3 150 (17.88%) TDD
4 145 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
5 118 (14.06%) OO
6 112 (13.35%) Scrum
7 106 (12.63%) Open Source
8 81 (9.65%) SDLC
9 68 (8.10%) Unit Testing
10 57 (6.79%) Test Automation
11 56 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 54 (6.44%) Mentoring
13 51 (6.08%) BDD
14 47 (5.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 44 (5.24%) Data Management
16 41 (4.89%) UML
16 41 (4.89%) Android Development
17 38 (4.53%) Product Management
17 38 (4.53%) OOA/OOD
18 34 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (27.89%) SQL
2 207 (24.67%) JavaScript
3 160 (19.07%) Python
4 106 (12.63%) Clojure
5 102 (12.16%) Scala
6 94 (11.20%) C++
7 76 (9.06%) PHP
8 62 (7.39%) Ruby
9 49 (5.84%) Perl
9 49 (5.84%) C#
10 37 (4.41%) C
11 26 (3.10%) PL/SQL
11 26 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 16 (1.91%) Groovy
13 13 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.55%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.43%) Haskell
15 9 (1.07%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.07%) Go
15 9 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 246 (29.32%) Degree
2 20 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.79%) ISEB
5 7 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.12%) HND
7 1 (0.12%) PhD
7 1 (0.12%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (7.99%) QA
2 6 (0.72%) SLA
3 5 (0.60%) HL7
3 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (7.39%) Docker
3 50 (5.96%) Xen
4 42 (5.01%) LXC
5 40 (4.77%) KVM
6 9 (1.07%) iptables
6 9 (1.07%) Postfix
6 9 (1.07%) XenServer
6 9 (1.07%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.07%) Samba
7 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 64 (7.63%) Puppet
2 41 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.38%) Graphite
4 17 (2.03%) Ansible
5 9 (1.07%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.95%) Kibana
7 7 (0.83%) Nagios
7 7 (0.83%) Salt
7 7 (0.83%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 213 (25.39%) Oracle
2 108 (12.87%) VMware
3 102 (12.16%) Google
4 32 (3.81%) Rackspace
4 32 (3.81%) Red Hat
5 28 (3.34%) Facebook
6 26 (3.10%) Sybase
7 23 (2.74%) Microsoft
8 22 (2.62%) HP
9 19 (2.26%) SAP
10 17 (2.03%) TIBCO
11 15 (1.79%) ForgeRock
12 14 (1.67%) BEA
12 14 (1.67%) Adobe
12 14 (1.67%) IBM
13 11 (1.31%) Cisco
14 10 (1.19%) Citrix
15 8 (0.95%) ESRI
16 7 (0.83%) Mapinfo
17 4 (0.48%) Toshiba
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