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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 345 344 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.42% 17.66% 14.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.05% 29.86% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 295 314 187
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1111 1152 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.08% 59.14% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1017 867
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 292 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (40.79%) Spring
3 225 (33.99%) JavaScript
4 216 (32.63%) XML
5 210 (31.72%) SQL
6 209 (31.57%) J2EE
7 191 (28.85%) Oracle
8 188 (28.40%) Eclipse
9 174 (26.28%) JUnit
10 169 (25.53%) Web Services
11 168 (25.38%) HTML
12 164 (24.77%) Hibernate
13 158 (23.87%) Software Engineering
14 153 (23.11%) CSS
15 145 (21.90%) Degree
16 141 (21.30%) TDD
17 126 (19.03%) Linux
18 123 (18.58%) Unit Testing
19 110 (16.62%) WebLogic
20 107 (16.16%) Scrum
21 104 (15.71%) Computer Science
22 97 (14.65%) JBoss
23 94 (14.20%) JSP
24 90 (13.60%) MySQL
25 87 (13.14%) Finance
26 86 (12.99%) OO
27 78 (11.78%) Subversion
28 77 (11.63%) C++
29 75 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
30 74 (11.18%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 110 (16.62%) WebLogic
2 97 (14.65%) JBoss
3 57 (8.61%) WebSphere
4 41 (6.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 40 (6.04%) Oracle Service Bus
5 40 (6.04%) Tomcat
6 24 (3.63%) Apache ServiceMix
7 23 (3.47%) Node.js
8 21 (3.17%) Joomla!
8 21 (3.17%) Alfresco
9 16 (2.42%) nginx
9 16 (2.42%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.81%) WordPress
10 12 (1.81%) Drupal
10 12 (1.81%) Apache
11 8 (1.21%) CMS
12 5 (0.76%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.76%) Confluence
12 5 (0.76%) MediaWiki
12 5 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (1.51%) Photoshop
1 10 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.30%) Simulink
3 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.45%) ResourceLink
1 3 (0.45%) Magento
1 3 (0.45%) Shopify
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Tridion
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.17%) SaaS
2 12 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.21%) PaaS
5 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.89%) Internet
2 27 (4.08%) HTTP
3 14 (2.11%) NFC
4 8 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.21%) Firewall
5 5 (0.76%) IPsec
5 5 (0.76%) IPv6
5 5 (0.76%) OSPF
5 5 (0.76%) BGP
5 5 (0.76%) EIGRP
5 5 (0.76%) VPN
5 5 (0.76%) DNS
5 5 (0.76%) LDAP
5 5 (0.76%) LAN
5 5 (0.76%) WAN
5 5 (0.76%) Network Security
6 4 (0.60%) SSL
7 3 (0.45%) FTP
8 2 (0.30%) DLNA
8 2 (0.30%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.60%) MySQL
2 70 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 59 (8.91%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.95%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.95%) RDBMS
5 45 (6.80%) Oracle Database
6 36 (5.44%) Big Data
7 29 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (4.23%) NoSQL
9 24 (3.63%) Hadoop
10 22 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.36%) Riak
12 8 (1.21%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.21%) Redis
12 8 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.21%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.91%) Hazelcast
14 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 188 (28.40%) Eclipse
2 174 (26.28%) JUnit
3 78 (11.78%) Subversion
4 74 (11.18%) Maven
5 67 (10.12%) Jenkins
6 63 (9.52%) Ant
7 53 (8.01%) Git (software)
8 52 (7.85%) JDeveloper
9 33 (4.98%) JIRA
9 33 (4.98%) Eclipse RCP
10 30 (4.53%) Hudson
11 26 (3.93%) Cucumber
12 24 (3.63%) Selenium
13 21 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (2.57%) Apache Ivy
15 12 (1.81%) Artifactory
16 11 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (1.66%) WebDriver
17 8 (1.21%) Android Studio
18 7 (1.06%) NetBeans
General
1 87 (13.14%) Finance
2 52 (7.85%) Banking
3 33 (4.98%) French Language
4 29 (4.38%) Aerospace
5 26 (3.93%) Advertising
6 22 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.32%) Marketing
7 13 (1.96%) Retail
8 8 (1.21%) Legal
9 6 (0.91%) Games
10 5 (0.76%) Military
11 4 (0.60%) Electronics
12 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.30%) International Banking
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Avionics
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 457 (69.03%) Developer
2 304 (45.92%) Java Developer
3 91 (13.75%) Software Engineer
4 75 (11.33%) Senior Developer
5 54 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 45 (6.80%) Java Software Engineer
7 33 (4.98%) Graduate
8 31 (4.68%) Android Developer
9 29 (4.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 27 (4.08%) Middleware Developer
11 26 (3.93%) Software Developer
12 24 (3.63%) Junior
13 22 (3.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 21 (3.17%) Architect
15 17 (2.57%) Web Developer
15 17 (2.57%) iOS Developer
16 16 (2.42%) Analyst
17 15 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
17 15 (2.27%) Team Leader
17 15 (2.27%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (40.79%) Spring
2 216 (32.63%) XML
3 209 (31.57%) J2EE
4 169 (25.53%) Web Services
5 168 (25.38%) HTML
6 164 (24.77%) Hibernate
7 153 (23.11%) CSS
8 94 (14.20%) JSP
9 70 (10.57%) SOAP
10 62 (9.37%) HTML5
11 61 (9.21%) .NET
12 50 (7.55%) Servlets
12 50 (7.55%) GWT
13 48 (7.25%) XHTML
14 47 (7.10%) Middleware
14 47 (7.10%) JDBC
15 44 (6.65%) Oracle Fusion
16 42 (6.34%) REST
17 41 (6.19%) JPA
18 40 (6.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 104 (15.71%) Computer Science
2 63 (9.52%) Open Source
3 56 (8.46%) Mobile App
4 50 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (5.14%) Client/Server
6 31 (4.68%) N-Tier
7 26 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (3.78%) User Experience
8 25 (3.78%) RIA
9 23 (3.47%) iPhone
10 21 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
11 20 (3.02%) SWIFT
12 19 (2.87%) iPad
13 18 (2.72%) Blackberry
14 17 (2.57%) Mathematics
14 17 (2.57%) Algorithms
15 10 (1.51%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.36%) Physics
16 9 (1.36%) Wiki
17 6 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 126 (19.03%) Linux
2 67 (10.12%) Android
3 64 (9.67%) Apple iOS
4 55 (8.31%) UNIX
5 33 (4.98%) Windows
6 12 (1.81%) CentOS
7 11 (1.66%) Windows Phone
8 10 (1.51%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.91%) Fedora
10 6 (0.91%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.76%) Windows Phone 7
11 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.76%) Debian
12 3 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (23.87%) Software Engineering
3 141 (21.30%) TDD
4 123 (18.58%) Unit Testing
5 107 (16.16%) Scrum
6 86 (12.99%) OO
7 75 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (10.42%) SOA
9 66 (9.97%) UML
10 65 (9.82%) MVC
11 52 (7.85%) Web Development
12 51 (7.70%) Android Development
13 48 (7.25%) Integration Testing
14 47 (7.10%) BDD
15 41 (6.19%) Mentoring
16 40 (6.04%) iOS Development
17 35 (5.29%) Problem Management
18 27 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
19 26 (3.93%) Project Management
20 25 (3.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 225 (33.99%) JavaScript
2 210 (31.72%) SQL
3 77 (11.63%) C++
4 74 (11.18%) C#
5 65 (9.82%) PHP
6 52 (7.85%) Ruby
7 39 (5.89%) Objective-C
7 39 (5.89%) PL/SQL
7 39 (5.89%) C
8 33 (4.98%) Perl
8 33 (4.98%) Python
9 16 (2.42%) XQuery
9 16 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.81%) VB
11 11 (1.66%) Groovy
12 10 (1.51%) PHP5
13 8 (1.21%) VC++
14 7 (1.06%) Assembly Language
14 7 (1.06%) Ada
15 6 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (21.90%) Degree
2 36 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.21%) ISEB
5 5 (0.76%) PhD
6 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.60%) HND
7 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.45%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.30%) CCNA
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.37%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) DO-254
3 2 (0.30%) DO-160
System Software
1 27 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.76%) Postfix
2 5 (0.76%) XenServer
2 5 (0.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.81%) Puppet
3 9 (1.36%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.91%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.60%) Salt
6 3 (0.45%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.45%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Graphite
7 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 191 (28.85%) Oracle
2 55 (8.31%) Google
3 35 (5.29%) IBM
4 27 (4.08%) VMware
5 21 (3.17%) Adobe
6 19 (2.87%) Apple
7 15 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 14 (2.11%) Twitter
9 13 (1.96%) Sybase
9 13 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.36%) SAP
11 5 (0.76%) Citrix
11 5 (0.76%) SIMUL8
11 5 (0.76%) Facebook
12 4 (0.60%) ForgeRock
12 4 (0.60%) Zend
13 3 (0.45%) Akamai
13 3 (0.45%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.45%) Sun
13 3 (0.45%) TIBCO
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