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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 331 230 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.24% 14.62% 10.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.78% 24.11% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 286 224 153
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
925 954 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.96% 60.65% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 779 885 809
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 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 234 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (30.77%) Spring
3 204 (30.18%) Degree
4 198 (29.29%) Software Engineering
5 194 (28.70%) SQL
6 181 (26.78%) Scrum
7 175 (25.89%) Oracle
8 165 (24.41%) XML
9 159 (23.52%) HTML
10 156 (23.08%) J2EE
11 151 (22.34%) JavaScript
12 145 (21.45%) Unit Testing
13 139 (20.56%) Web Services
14 122 (18.05%) Linux
15 120 (17.75%) TDD
16 119 (17.60%) Computer Science
16 119 (17.60%) Eclipse
16 119 (17.60%) Finance
17 109 (16.12%) CSS
18 106 (15.68%) C++
19 105 (15.53%) JUnit
20 100 (14.79%) C#
21 96 (14.20%) SQL Server
22 93 (13.76%) .NET
23 92 (13.61%) MySQL
23 92 (13.61%) PHP
23 92 (13.61%) QA
24 87 (12.87%) OO
24 87 (12.87%) JBoss
25 83 (12.28%) WebLogic

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 83 (12.28%) WebLogic
2 72 (10.65%) WebSphere
3 57 (8.43%) Apache ServiceMix
4 23 (3.40%) Apache Solr
5 21 (3.11%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.81%) Oracle Service Bus
6 19 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (1.63%) Apache
8 10 (1.48%) Node.js
9 8 (1.18%) Alfresco
9 8 (1.18%) CMS
9 8 (1.18%) Joomla!
10 7 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.74%) nginx
11 5 (0.74%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.74%) IIS
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.44%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.44%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (1.18%) Photoshop
1 8 (1.18%) NASTRAN
2 4 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
3 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (3.25%) Magento
2 21 (3.11%) Shopify
3 8 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.47%) SaaS
2 22 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.62%) Internet
2 30 (4.44%) HTTP
3 16 (2.37%) SSL
4 13 (1.92%) IPv4
5 11 (1.63%) NFC
6 10 (1.48%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.33%) Firewall
8 8 (1.18%) DNS
9 4 (0.59%) LDAP
9 4 (0.59%) SMTP
10 3 (0.44%) VPN
10 3 (0.44%) X.509
10 3 (0.44%) IPsec
11 2 (0.30%) PPTP
11 2 (0.30%) Intranet
11 2 (0.30%) FTP
12 1 (0.15%) LAN
12 1 (0.15%) WAN
12 1 (0.15%) IPv6
12 1 (0.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 92 (13.61%) MySQL
3 80 (11.83%) Relational Database
4 74 (10.95%) RDBMS
5 65 (9.62%) Big Data
6 34 (5.03%) Oracle Database
7 30 (4.44%) MongoDB
8 26 (3.85%) NoSQL
9 23 (3.40%) Hazelcast
9 23 (3.40%) Hadoop
10 20 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.33%) DB2
13 8 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.74%) Riak
15 4 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.59%) MS Access
15 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.44%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 119 (17.60%) Eclipse
2 105 (15.53%) JUnit
3 77 (11.39%) Maven
4 70 (10.36%) Jenkins
5 62 (9.17%) Git (software)
6 56 (8.28%) Ant
7 51 (7.54%) Eclipse RCP
8 42 (6.21%) Selenium
9 26 (3.85%) Subversion
10 19 (2.81%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.22%) Hudson
12 14 (2.07%) Artifactory
13 12 (1.78%) JDeveloper
14 11 (1.63%) FitNesse
15 10 (1.48%) WebDriver
16 9 (1.33%) Visual Studio
17 7 (1.04%) JMeter
17 7 (1.04%) NetBeans
17 7 (1.04%) JIRA
18 6 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 119 (17.60%) Finance
2 70 (10.36%) Banking
3 49 (7.25%) French Language
4 24 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.81%) Marketing
5 19 (2.81%) Aerospace
6 18 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.66%) Electronics
7 13 (1.92%) Advertising
8 12 (1.78%) Retail
9 6 (0.89%) Games
10 4 (0.59%) Publishing
10 4 (0.59%) Back Office
11 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.44%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.30%) International Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 390 (57.69%) Developer
2 216 (31.95%) Java Developer
3 102 (15.09%) Software Engineer
4 79 (11.69%) Senior Developer
5 59 (8.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 55 (8.14%) Software Developer
7 46 (6.80%) Java Software Engineer
8 43 (6.36%) Graduate
9 31 (4.59%) Junior
9 31 (4.59%) Architect
10 28 (4.14%) Team Leader
11 27 (3.99%) Java Team Leader
12 25 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
13 21 (3.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 20 (2.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 19 (2.81%) Analyst
15 19 (2.81%) Front-End Developer
16 18 (2.66%) Technical Architect
17 17 (2.51%) Test Engineer
17 17 (2.51%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (30.77%) Spring
2 165 (24.41%) XML
3 159 (23.52%) HTML
4 156 (23.08%) J2EE
5 139 (20.56%) Web Services
6 109 (16.12%) CSS
7 93 (13.76%) .NET
8 77 (11.39%) Hibernate
9 74 (10.95%) jQuery
10 72 (10.65%) JSP
11 62 (9.17%) GWT
11 62 (9.17%) HTML5
12 58 (8.58%) Servlets
13 52 (7.69%) OSGi
14 47 (6.95%) JMS
15 44 (6.51%) JSON
16 42 (6.21%) RESTful
17 40 (5.92%) XSLT
17 40 (5.92%) WebSphere MQ
17 40 (5.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 119 (17.60%) Computer Science
2 82 (12.13%) Enterprise Software
3 73 (10.80%) Mobile App
4 53 (7.84%) Open Source
5 45 (6.66%) Client/Server
6 42 (6.21%) N-Tier
7 34 (5.03%) Inversion of Control
8 33 (4.88%) SWIFT
9 14 (2.07%) Xbox
10 13 (1.92%) iPhone
10 13 (1.92%) GIS
10 13 (1.92%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.78%) iPad
12 10 (1.48%) RIA
13 9 (1.33%) Physics
13 9 (1.33%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.18%) DTV
14 8 (1.18%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.04%) Data Integration
15 7 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 122 (18.05%) Linux
2 63 (9.32%) UNIX
3 47 (6.95%) Apple iOS
4 45 (6.66%) Windows
5 38 (5.62%) Android
6 20 (2.96%) CentOS
7 18 (2.66%) Fedora
8 15 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.74%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (29.29%) Software Engineering
3 181 (26.78%) Scrum
4 145 (21.45%) Unit Testing
5 120 (17.75%) TDD
6 87 (12.87%) OO
7 77 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (10.21%) UML
9 64 (9.47%) Web Development
10 62 (9.17%) MVC
11 55 (8.14%) E-Commerce
12 45 (6.66%) SOA
13 38 (5.62%) Problem Management
14 33 (4.88%) iOS Development
15 30 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
16 29 (4.29%) Android Development
16 29 (4.29%) Waterfall
17 28 (4.14%) Project Management
18 27 (3.99%) Mobile Application Development
19 26 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 194 (28.70%) SQL
2 151 (22.34%) JavaScript
3 106 (15.68%) C++
4 100 (14.79%) C#
5 92 (13.61%) PHP
6 63 (9.32%) Python
7 49 (7.25%) Ruby
8 46 (6.80%) C
9 29 (4.29%) Objective-C
10 24 (3.55%) PHP5
11 19 (2.81%) Perl
12 13 (1.92%) VB
13 12 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.33%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.18%) VC++
15 8 (1.18%) Fortran
16 7 (1.04%) Ada
16 7 (1.04%) XQuery
16 7 (1.04%) Assembly Language
17 6 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 204 (30.18%) Degree
2 26 (3.85%) PhD
3 12 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.63%) ISEB
5 9 (1.33%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.59%) CCNA
7 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CCNP
7 3 (0.44%) HND
8 2 (0.30%) MCSE
8 2 (0.30%) MCSA
8 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.30%) MCTS
8 2 (0.30%) MCITP
8 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (13.61%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.59%) 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 (0.89%) Puppet
2 3 (0.44%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.30%) Nagios
3 2 (0.30%) AppDetective
3 2 (0.30%) WSUS
3 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.15%) logstash
4 1 (0.15%) Kibana
4 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 175 (25.89%) Oracle
2 87 (12.87%) JBoss
3 69 (10.21%) Google
4 41 (6.07%) VMware
4 41 (6.07%) IBM
5 23 (3.40%) Zend
6 21 (3.11%) Red Hat
7 20 (2.96%) Twitter
8 17 (2.51%) Apple
8 17 (2.51%) SAP
9 14 (2.07%) hybris
9 14 (2.07%) Facebook
10 13 (1.92%) Microsoft
11 10 (1.48%) Sybase
12 7 (1.04%) Adobe
12 7 (1.04%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.59%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.59%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.44%) Embarcadero
14 3 (0.44%) Borland
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: 25 days holiday, pension, share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, 6% bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
TRG
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 24 days ago