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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 365 265 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.09% 15.29% 12.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.64% 25.90% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 321 241 175
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 £27,000 £28,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
1024 1023 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 53.56% 59.03% 63.90%
Number of salaries quoted 916 910 1011
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 315 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (40.35%) Spring
3 248 (36.26%) JavaScript
4 224 (32.75%) SQL
5 202 (29.53%) XML
6 191 (27.92%) JUnit
7 184 (26.90%) J2EE
8 183 (26.75%) Eclipse
9 182 (26.61%) HTML
10 174 (25.44%) Oracle
11 171 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 168 (24.56%) Hibernate
13 158 (23.10%) Web Services
14 154 (22.51%) CSS
15 151 (22.08%) Degree
16 150 (21.93%) TDD
17 133 (19.44%) Linux
18 100 (14.62%) Scrum
19 98 (14.33%) OO
20 93 (13.60%) MySQL
21 92 (13.45%) Computer Science
21 92 (13.45%) Unit Testing
22 91 (13.30%) WebLogic
22 91 (13.30%) Finance
23 88 (12.87%) Open Source
23 88 (12.87%) Subversion
24 80 (11.70%) .NET
24 80 (11.70%) JSP
25 78 (11.40%) JBoss
26 75 (10.96%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 91 (13.30%) WebLogic
2 78 (11.40%) JBoss
3 71 (10.38%) Tomcat
4 49 (7.16%) WebSphere
5 33 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 32 (4.68%) Oracle Service Bus
7 23 (3.36%) Node.js
8 21 (3.07%) Joomla!
9 20 (2.92%) Alfresco
10 18 (2.63%) Apache
11 14 (2.05%) nginx
11 14 (2.05%) Apache ServiceMix
12 13 (1.90%) WordPress
12 13 (1.90%) Drupal
13 12 (1.75%) OpenStack
14 9 (1.32%) IIS
15 7 (1.02%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.88%) Confluence
16 6 (0.88%) MediaWiki
16 6 (0.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 14 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.29%) MS Project
3 2 (0.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.15%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.07%) SaaS
2 15 (2.19%) PaaS
3 14 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.17%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.44%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.44%) HP Helion
6 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.97%) HTTP
2 27 (3.95%) Internet
3 16 (2.34%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.61%) Network Security
5 10 (1.46%) Firewall
6 6 (0.88%) IPsec
6 6 (0.88%) OSPF
6 6 (0.88%) BGP
6 6 (0.88%) EIGRP
6 6 (0.88%) VPN
6 6 (0.88%) LDAP
6 6 (0.88%) LAN
6 6 (0.88%) WAN
6 6 (0.88%) IPv6
7 5 (0.73%) NFC
8 2 (0.29%) DLNA
9 1 (0.15%) FTP
9 1 (0.15%) DNS
9 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (13.60%) MySQL
2 74 (10.82%) SQL Server
3 44 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 43 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 29 (4.24%) Oracle Database
7 28 (4.09%) RDBMS
8 22 (3.22%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.22%) Big Data
9 18 (2.63%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.17%) Redis
12 8 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.17%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.17%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.02%) Hazelcast
13 7 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.58%) Riak
15 3 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 191 (27.92%) JUnit
2 183 (26.75%) Eclipse
3 88 (12.87%) Subversion
4 73 (10.67%) Maven
5 69 (10.09%) Jenkins
6 53 (7.75%) Ant
6 53 (7.75%) JDeveloper
7 50 (7.31%) Git (software)
8 39 (5.70%) JIRA
9 38 (5.56%) Cucumber
10 34 (4.97%) Hudson
11 33 (4.82%) Selenium
12 26 (3.80%) Eclipse RCP
13 22 (3.22%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (2.49%) WebDriver
15 14 (2.05%) Apache Ivy
16 10 (1.46%) Android Studio
16 10 (1.46%) SpecFlow
17 9 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (1.32%) Artifactory
General
1 91 (13.30%) Finance
2 36 (5.26%) Banking
3 27 (3.95%) Advertising
4 26 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.80%) French Language
5 21 (3.07%) Aerospace
6 18 (2.63%) Marketing
7 13 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.46%) Electronics
9 9 (1.32%) Legal
10 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.88%) Publishing
10 6 (0.88%) Military
11 5 (0.73%) Retail
11 5 (0.73%) Games
12 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.58%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.29%) Avionics
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 454 (66.37%) Developer
2 313 (45.76%) Java Developer
3 87 (12.72%) Software Engineer
4 76 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 53 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 44 (6.43%) Java Software Engineer
7 31 (4.53%) Junior
8 29 (4.24%) Graduate
9 26 (3.80%) Architect
10 25 (3.65%) Middleware Developer
10 25 (3.65%) Android Developer
11 24 (3.51%) Software Developer
11 24 (3.51%) Test Engineer
12 23 (3.36%) QA Engineer
13 22 (3.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 19 (2.78%) Web Developer
15 16 (2.34%) Analyst
15 16 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
16 15 (2.19%) Applications Support
16 15 (2.19%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (40.35%) Spring
2 202 (29.53%) XML
3 184 (26.90%) J2EE
4 182 (26.61%) HTML
5 168 (24.56%) Hibernate
6 158 (23.10%) Web Services
7 154 (22.51%) CSS
8 80 (11.70%) JSP
8 80 (11.70%) .NET
9 75 (10.96%) HTML5
10 57 (8.33%) SOAP
11 51 (7.46%) Middleware
12 42 (6.14%) JPA
13 41 (5.99%) JDBC
14 40 (5.85%) XHTML
15 38 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
15 38 (5.56%) Spring MVC
16 36 (5.26%) GWT
17 35 (5.12%) JSON
18 34 (4.97%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 88 (12.87%) Open Source
3 43 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (4.39%) Mobile App
6 25 (3.65%) Mathematics
7 22 (3.22%) User Experience
7 22 (3.22%) RIA
8 19 (2.78%) Client/Server
8 19 (2.78%) N-Tier
9 18 (2.63%) Xbox
10 16 (2.34%) Physics
11 14 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
11 14 (2.05%) SWIFT
11 14 (2.05%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.75%) iPhone
12 12 (1.75%) Wiki
13 11 (1.61%) Blackberry
14 9 (1.32%) iPad
15 8 (1.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 133 (19.44%) Linux
2 70 (10.23%) Android
3 52 (7.60%) Apple iOS
4 48 (7.02%) UNIX
5 38 (5.56%) Windows
6 17 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.05%) CentOS
8 12 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.02%) Fedora
9 7 (1.02%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.88%) Debian
11 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 150 (21.93%) TDD
4 100 (14.62%) Scrum
5 98 (14.33%) OO
6 92 (13.45%) Unit Testing
7 71 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (9.06%) SOA
9 58 (8.48%) MVC
10 56 (8.19%) Android Development
11 54 (7.89%) Web Development
12 51 (7.46%) UML
13 47 (6.87%) Integration Testing
13 47 (6.87%) BDD
14 43 (6.29%) Mentoring
15 35 (5.12%) OOP
16 34 (4.97%) iOS Development
17 32 (4.68%) Test Automation
18 27 (3.95%) Kanban
19 26 (3.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 248 (36.26%) JavaScript
2 224 (32.75%) SQL
3 75 (10.96%) C++
4 71 (10.38%) C#
5 59 (8.63%) Ruby
6 57 (8.33%) PHP
6 57 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 43 (6.29%) Python
8 42 (6.14%) Perl
9 30 (4.39%) C
10 29 (4.24%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.95%) Objective-C
12 20 (2.92%) Groovy
13 12 (1.75%) Scala
13 12 (1.75%) PHP5
13 12 (1.75%) Clojure
14 11 (1.61%) XQuery
15 10 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.88%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 151 (22.08%) Degree
2 40 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 31 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.75%) VCP4
5 10 (1.46%) ISEB
6 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.44%) HND
7 3 (0.44%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) GCIA
9 1 (0.15%) GCIH
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) CISSP
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (9.36%) QA
2 7 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.29%) DO-254
3 2 (0.29%) DO-160
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.02%) KVM
3 6 (0.88%) Postfix
3 6 (0.88%) XenServer
3 6 (0.88%) Samba
4 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.44%) Docker
5 3 (0.44%) LXC
5 3 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (4.24%) Puppet
2 28 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.61%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.88%) Nagios
4 6 (0.88%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.88%) Zenoss
4 6 (0.88%) Salt
4 6 (0.88%) Graphite
5 2 (0.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 174 (25.44%) Oracle
2 55 (8.04%) Google
3 29 (4.24%) VMware
4 28 (4.09%) IBM
5 24 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 22 (3.22%) Adobe
7 21 (3.07%) Microsoft
8 18 (2.63%) Facebook
9 14 (2.05%) ForgeRock
10 12 (1.75%) Apple
11 10 (1.46%) Sybase
12 7 (1.02%) SAP
13 6 (0.88%) Citrix
13 6 (0.88%) Toshiba
13 6 (0.88%) Twitter
13 6 (0.88%) Panasonic
13 6 (0.88%) SIMUL8
14 4 (0.58%) Cisco
15 3 (0.44%) Business Objects
15 3 (0.44%) Sun
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