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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 367 318 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.07% 15.77% 12.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.08% 28.17% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 307 287 198
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £24,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
1144 1129 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.33% 56.00% 66.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 967 1101
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 330 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (32.87%) JavaScript
3 222 (31.05%) SQL
4 216 (30.21%) Spring
5 197 (27.55%) Software Engineering
6 181 (25.31%) XML
7 176 (24.62%) HTML
8 169 (23.64%) Degree
9 157 (21.96%) Oracle
10 156 (21.82%) CSS
11 146 (20.42%) JUnit
12 140 (19.58%) Linux
13 138 (19.30%) Hibernate
14 136 (19.02%) TDD
15 135 (18.88%) J2EE
16 132 (18.46%) Eclipse
17 123 (17.20%) Web Services
18 107 (14.97%) OO
19 100 (13.99%) .NET
20 99 (13.85%) Open Source
21 98 (13.71%) Scrum
22 95 (13.29%) Finance
23 94 (13.15%) SQL Server
24 92 (12.87%) MySQL
24 92 (12.87%) Tomcat
25 83 (11.61%) C#
26 81 (11.33%) Computer Science
27 78 (10.91%) Python
28 76 (10.63%) C++
29 73 (10.21%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (12.87%) Tomcat
2 65 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 65 (9.09%) JBoss
3 56 (7.83%) WebSphere
4 26 (3.64%) Apache
5 25 (3.50%) Node.js
6 22 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 22 (3.08%) OpenStack
7 20 (2.80%) nginx
7 20 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
8 14 (1.96%) WordPress
8 14 (1.96%) Drupal
9 12 (1.68%) Joomla!
10 11 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (1.40%) IIS
12 9 (1.26%) Alfresco
13 8 (1.12%) Confluence
14 7 (0.98%) MediaWiki
14 7 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.84%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.28%) MS Project
3 2 (0.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.28%) Simulink
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.36%) SaaS
3 21 (2.94%) PaaS
4 16 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.82%) Google App Engine
6 10 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.12%) HP Helion
8 5 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.62%) HTTP
2 22 (3.08%) Internet
3 18 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.24%) Network Security
5 13 (1.82%) Firewall
6 7 (0.98%) IPsec
6 7 (0.98%) OSPF
6 7 (0.98%) BGP
6 7 (0.98%) EIGRP
6 7 (0.98%) VPN
6 7 (0.98%) LDAP
6 7 (0.98%) LAN
6 7 (0.98%) WAN
6 7 (0.98%) IPv6
7 2 (0.28%) DLNA
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 92 (12.87%) MySQL
3 52 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (5.73%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.50%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 19 (2.66%) Big Data
8 17 (2.38%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.10%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.12%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.12%) Redis
12 8 (1.12%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.56%) Hazelcast
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.42%) MS Access
15 2 (0.28%) Riak
16 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 146 (20.42%) JUnit
2 132 (18.46%) Eclipse
3 73 (10.21%) Jenkins
4 71 (9.93%) Git (software)
5 70 (9.79%) Maven
6 69 (9.65%) Subversion
7 48 (6.71%) Ant
8 46 (6.43%) Selenium
9 37 (5.17%) Hudson
10 36 (5.03%) Cucumber
11 33 (4.62%) JIRA
12 29 (4.06%) JDeveloper
13 28 (3.92%) WebDriver
14 23 (3.22%) Artifactory
15 19 (2.66%) Eclipse RCP
16 16 (2.24%) Gradle
17 13 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
18 12 (1.68%) JBehave
19 11 (1.54%) TeamCity
20 10 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (13.29%) Finance
2 34 (4.76%) Advertising
3 31 (4.34%) Telecoms
4 30 (4.20%) Banking
5 20 (2.80%) Aerospace
6 19 (2.66%) French Language
7 16 (2.24%) Electronics
8 14 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.54%) Marketing
10 8 (1.12%) Publishing
10 8 (1.12%) Retail
11 7 (0.98%) Back Office
12 6 (0.84%) Military
13 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.56%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.42%) Games
15 2 (0.28%) Legal
15 2 (0.28%) Avionics
16 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 432 (60.42%) Developer
2 270 (37.76%) Java Developer
3 92 (12.87%) Software Engineer
4 69 (9.65%) Senior Developer
5 41 (5.73%) Software Developer
6 40 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 36 (5.03%) Junior
7 36 (5.03%) Java Software Engineer
8 35 (4.90%) Applications Support
9 33 (4.62%) Test Engineer
9 33 (4.62%) QA Engineer
10 32 (4.48%) Analyst
11 28 (3.92%) Architect
12 26 (3.64%) Graduate
13 24 (3.36%) Support Engineer
13 24 (3.36%) Junior Developer
14 23 (3.22%) Middleware Developer
15 19 (2.66%) Android Developer
15 19 (2.66%) Consultant
16 18 (2.52%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (30.21%) Spring
2 181 (25.31%) XML
3 176 (24.62%) HTML
4 156 (21.82%) CSS
5 138 (19.30%) Hibernate
6 135 (18.88%) J2EE
7 123 (17.20%) Web Services
8 100 (13.99%) .NET
9 67 (9.37%) HTML5
10 59 (8.25%) JSP
11 46 (6.43%) Middleware
12 42 (5.87%) JSON
13 35 (4.90%) RESTful
13 35 (4.90%) SOAP
14 32 (4.48%) ASP.NET
14 32 (4.48%) XHTML
14 32 (4.48%) GWT
15 31 (4.34%) jQuery
16 28 (3.92%) JPA
17 26 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.85%) Open Source
2 81 (11.33%) Computer Science
3 49 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.20%) User Experience
4 30 (4.20%) Mathematics
5 26 (3.64%) Xbox
6 23 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.24%) Physics
7 16 (2.24%) Replication
8 14 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.82%) Wiki
10 12 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.68%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.40%) DTV
11 10 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.40%) SWIFT
11 10 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (1.26%) RIA
13 8 (1.12%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 140 (19.58%) Linux
2 58 (8.11%) UNIX
3 56 (7.83%) Windows
4 52 (7.27%) Android
5 27 (3.78%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.10%) CentOS
7 15 (2.10%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.12%) Fedora
9 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.98%) Debian
10 6 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.28%) Solaris
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (27.55%) Software Engineering
3 136 (19.02%) TDD
4 107 (14.97%) OO
5 98 (13.71%) Scrum
6 66 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 65 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 46 (6.43%) SOA
9 45 (6.29%) Web Development
10 43 (6.01%) MVC
11 42 (5.87%) Test Automation
11 42 (5.87%) Android Development
12 41 (5.73%) Mentoring
13 38 (5.31%) UML
14 37 (5.17%) BDD
15 34 (4.76%) OOP
16 33 (4.62%) Integration Testing
17 28 (3.92%) Content Management
17 28 (3.92%) OOA/OOD
18 27 (3.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 235 (32.87%) JavaScript
2 222 (31.05%) SQL
3 83 (11.61%) C#
4 78 (10.91%) Python
5 76 (10.63%) C++
6 69 (9.65%) PHP
7 66 (9.23%) Ruby
8 49 (6.85%) PL/SQL
9 47 (6.57%) Perl
10 37 (5.17%) Scala
10 37 (5.17%) Clojure
11 32 (4.48%) Bash Shell
12 23 (3.22%) C
13 17 (2.38%) Groovy
14 14 (1.96%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.82%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.68%) PHP5
17 7 (0.98%) ActionScript
18 6 (0.84%) Shell Script
19 5 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 169 (23.64%) Degree
2 34 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.52%) ISEB
5 11 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.56%) HND
7 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) PhD
8 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.14%) CISSP
8 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.14%) GCIA
8 1 (0.14%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.81%) QA
2 9 (1.26%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.28%) DO-254
4 2 (0.28%) DO-160
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.10%) KVM
2 15 (2.10%) Docker
3 14 (1.96%) LXC
3 14 (1.96%) Xen
4 9 (1.26%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.98%) Samba
5 7 (0.98%) Postfix
5 7 (0.98%) XenServer
5 7 (0.98%) iptables
Systems Management
1 38 (5.31%) Puppet
2 30 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.54%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.40%) Graphite
5 8 (1.12%) Zenoss
5 8 (1.12%) Nagios
6 7 (0.98%) ZABBIX
6 7 (0.98%) Salt
7 2 (0.28%) Kibana
7 2 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 157 (21.96%) Oracle
2 67 (9.37%) Google
3 36 (5.03%) VMware
4 30 (4.20%) Facebook
4 30 (4.20%) Red Hat
5 25 (3.50%) IBM
6 23 (3.22%) Microsoft
7 21 (2.94%) ForgeRock
8 16 (2.24%) Sybase
9 13 (1.82%) Adobe
10 11 (1.54%) SAP
11 8 (1.12%) HP
11 8 (1.12%) Toshiba
11 8 (1.12%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.12%) Panasonic
12 7 (0.98%) Citrix
13 6 (0.84%) Apple
13 6 (0.84%) Cisco
13 6 (0.84%) Business Objects
13 6 (0.84%) SIMUL8
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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