The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 351 221 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.92% 13.59% 13.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.06% 21.86% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 307 206 192
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
947 1011 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 51.05% 62.18% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 776 929 889
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South West

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 11 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 241 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (32.53%) Degree
3 206 (31.16%) Spring
4 204 (30.86%) Software Engineering
5 188 (28.44%) SQL
6 173 (26.17%) Scrum
7 153 (23.15%) HTML
8 140 (21.18%) Oracle
8 140 (21.18%) XML
9 134 (20.27%) Web Services
10 132 (19.97%) JavaScript
11 126 (19.06%) Unit Testing
12 125 (18.91%) Finance
13 124 (18.76%) Linux
14 121 (18.31%) J2EE
15 118 (17.85%) Computer Science
16 115 (17.40%) Eclipse
17 111 (16.79%) C#
18 108 (16.34%) TDD
19 104 (15.73%) .NET
20 101 (15.28%) MySQL
20 101 (15.28%) PHP
21 99 (14.98%) C++
22 96 (14.52%) SQL Server
22 96 (14.52%) JUnit
22 96 (14.52%) OO
23 92 (13.92%) QA
24 88 (13.31%) CSS
25 85 (12.86%) Relational Database
26 81 (12.25%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 64 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 63 (9.53%) WebSphere
3 49 (7.41%) Apache ServiceMix
4 28 (4.24%) Tomcat
5 23 (3.48%) Apache Solr
6 21 (3.18%) Apache
7 11 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.06%) GlassFish
10 6 (0.91%) Node.js
11 5 (0.76%) nginx
11 5 (0.76%) CMS
12 4 (0.61%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.61%) IIS
12 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.61%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.61%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (0.61%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.61%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (1.21%) NASTRAN
2 6 (0.91%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (4.69%) Magento
2 30 (4.54%) Shopify
3 7 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.66%) SaaS
2 26 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.99%) HTTP
2 28 (4.24%) Internet
3 18 (2.72%) SSL
4 13 (1.97%) IPv4
5 10 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.36%) Firewall
7 8 (1.21%) LDAP
8 6 (0.91%) DNS
9 4 (0.61%) NGN
9 4 (0.61%) 4G
9 4 (0.61%) SMTP
9 4 (0.61%) SNMP
10 3 (0.45%) VPN
10 3 (0.45%) X.509
10 3 (0.45%) NFC
10 3 (0.45%) IPsec
11 2 (0.30%) PPTP
11 2 (0.30%) FTP
12 1 (0.15%) LAN
12 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (15.28%) MySQL
2 96 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 85 (12.86%) Relational Database
4 78 (11.80%) RDBMS
5 57 (8.62%) Big Data
6 35 (5.30%) Hazelcast
7 25 (3.78%) MongoDB
8 24 (3.63%) NoSQL
9 20 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 20 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 19 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.91%) DB2
13 5 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.61%) Riak
15 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.45%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 115 (17.40%) Eclipse
2 96 (14.52%) JUnit
3 68 (10.29%) Maven
4 55 (8.32%) Eclipse RCP
4 55 (8.32%) Jenkins
5 46 (6.96%) Git (software)
6 44 (6.66%) Ant
7 43 (6.51%) Selenium
8 23 (3.48%) Cucumber
9 22 (3.33%) Subversion
10 15 (2.27%) JIRA
11 13 (1.97%) FitNesse
12 12 (1.82%) Hudson
13 10 (1.51%) Artifactory
14 9 (1.36%) JBehave
15 8 (1.21%) NetBeans
15 8 (1.21%) JMeter
16 6 (0.91%) JDeveloper
16 6 (0.91%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.91%) WATIR
General
1 125 (18.91%) Finance
2 65 (9.83%) Banking
3 48 (7.26%) French Language
4 26 (3.93%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.87%) Aerospace
6 17 (2.57%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.57%) Retail
7 16 (2.42%) Electronics
8 12 (1.82%) Marketing
9 9 (1.36%) Advertising
10 8 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.76%) Publishing
12 4 (0.61%) Games
13 3 (0.45%) Billing
14 2 (0.30%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Military
15 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 374 (56.58%) Developer
2 200 (30.26%) Java Developer
3 103 (15.58%) Software Engineer
4 77 (11.65%) Senior Developer
5 73 (11.04%) Software Developer
6 59 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
7 56 (8.47%) Java Software Engineer
8 35 (5.30%) Architect
8 35 (5.30%) Junior
9 33 (4.99%) Graduate
10 28 (4.24%) Team Leader
10 28 (4.24%) Java Team Leader
11 21 (3.18%) .NET Developer
12 20 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
12 20 (3.03%) Junior Java Software Engineer
13 19 (2.87%) Test Engineer
14 18 (2.72%) Junior Developer
14 18 (2.72%) Technical Architect
14 18 (2.72%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (31.16%) Spring
2 153 (23.15%) HTML
3 140 (21.18%) XML
4 134 (20.27%) Web Services
5 121 (18.31%) J2EE
6 104 (15.73%) .NET
7 88 (13.31%) CSS
8 81 (12.25%) jQuery
9 68 (10.29%) JSP
10 67 (10.14%) HTML5
11 60 (9.08%) Hibernate
12 54 (8.17%) RESTful
13 53 (8.02%) GWT
13 53 (8.02%) Servlets
14 47 (7.11%) OSGi
15 41 (6.20%) JMS
16 39 (5.90%) ActiveMQ
17 37 (5.60%) XSLT
18 36 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
18 36 (5.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 118 (17.85%) Computer Science
2 77 (11.65%) Enterprise Software
3 63 (9.53%) Mobile App
4 56 (8.47%) Open Source
5 37 (5.60%) Client/Server
6 36 (5.45%) N-Tier
7 31 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
8 30 (4.54%) SWIFT
9 14 (2.12%) Xbox
9 14 (2.12%) GIS
9 14 (2.12%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.66%) Physics
11 8 (1.21%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.06%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.06%) Replication
12 7 (1.06%) DTV
13 6 (0.91%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.76%) iPad
15 4 (0.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 124 (18.76%) Linux
2 67 (10.14%) UNIX
3 52 (7.87%) Windows
4 29 (4.39%) CentOS
4 29 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 28 (4.24%) Android
6 24 (3.63%) Fedora
7 21 (3.18%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (30.86%) Software Engineering
3 173 (26.17%) Scrum
4 126 (19.06%) Unit Testing
5 108 (16.34%) TDD
6 96 (14.52%) OO
7 64 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (9.53%) UML
9 61 (9.23%) E-Commerce
10 58 (8.77%) MVC
11 57 (8.62%) Web Development
12 36 (5.45%) SOA
13 33 (4.99%) Problem Management
14 32 (4.84%) Waterfall
15 28 (4.24%) OOA/OOD
15 28 (4.24%) Project Management
16 27 (4.08%) BDD
17 22 (3.33%) Android Development
17 22 (3.33%) iOS Development
18 20 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 188 (28.44%) SQL
2 132 (19.97%) JavaScript
3 111 (16.79%) C#
4 101 (15.28%) PHP
5 99 (14.98%) C++
6 59 (8.93%) Python
7 47 (7.11%) Ruby
8 41 (6.20%) C
9 37 (5.60%) PHP5
10 18 (2.72%) Perl
11 16 (2.42%) Objective-C
12 12 (1.82%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.21%) XQuery
13 8 (1.21%) Fortran
14 7 (1.06%) Ada
14 7 (1.06%) VC++
14 7 (1.06%) VB
14 7 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.06%) Assembly Language
15 5 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 215 (32.53%) Degree
2 29 (4.39%) PhD
3 10 (1.51%) Sun Certification
3 10 (1.51%) ISEB
3 10 (1.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.45%) CCNP
4 3 (0.45%) CCNA
5 2 (0.30%) MCSE
5 2 (0.30%) MCSA
5 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.30%) MCTS
5 2 (0.30%) MCITP
5 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (13.92%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.30%) vSphere
4 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Postfix
5 1 (0.15%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (1.06%) Puppet
2 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.45%) AppDetective
3 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.30%) Nagios
4 2 (0.30%) WSUS
5 1 (0.15%) MOM
5 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.15%) logstash
5 1 (0.15%) Kibana
5 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 140 (21.18%) Oracle
2 72 (10.89%) JBoss
3 50 (7.56%) Google
4 41 (6.20%) VMware
5 37 (5.60%) IBM
6 33 (4.99%) Zend
7 27 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 18 (2.72%) hybris
9 15 (2.27%) Twitter
10 14 (2.12%) Facebook
10 14 (2.12%) Microsoft
11 12 (1.82%) SAP
12 6 (0.91%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.91%) Apple
13 5 (0.76%) Adobe
14 4 (0.61%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.61%) ESRI
15 3 (0.45%) Embarcadero
15 3 (0.45%) Borland
15 3 (0.45%) HP
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