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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 349 228 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.22% 14.09% 13.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.93% 22.49% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 306 216 185
Average salary £41,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.90% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £54,200
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
920 1014 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.66% 62.67% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 761 936 860
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 £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 23 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 247 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (32.25%) Degree
3 208 (30.77%) Spring
4 206 (30.47%) Software Engineering
5 191 (28.25%) SQL
6 179 (26.48%) Scrum
7 156 (23.08%) HTML
8 154 (22.78%) Oracle
9 150 (22.19%) XML
10 139 (20.56%) Web Services
11 137 (20.27%) JavaScript
12 135 (19.97%) Unit Testing
13 134 (19.82%) J2EE
14 129 (19.08%) Finance
15 126 (18.64%) Linux
16 121 (17.90%) Computer Science
17 120 (17.75%) Eclipse
18 113 (16.72%) TDD
19 110 (16.27%) C#
20 105 (15.53%) PHP
21 104 (15.38%) .NET
22 103 (15.24%) JUnit
23 101 (14.94%) MySQL
23 101 (14.94%) SQL Server
23 101 (14.94%) C++
24 96 (14.20%) QA
25 95 (14.05%) CSS
25 95 (14.05%) OO
26 89 (13.17%) Relational Database
27 85 (12.57%) Enterprise Software

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 72 (10.65%) WebLogic
2 70 (10.36%) WebSphere
3 54 (7.99%) Apache ServiceMix
4 27 (3.99%) Tomcat
5 23 (3.40%) Apache Solr
6 19 (2.81%) Apache
7 11 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.04%) Node.js
8 7 (1.04%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.74%) nginx
10 4 (0.59%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (0.59%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.59%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.59%) Mule
10 4 (0.59%) IIS
10 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.59%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.18%) NASTRAN
2 4 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (4.44%) Magento
2 29 (4.29%) Shopify
3 7 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.36%) SaaS
2 25 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.88%) HTTP
2 30 (4.44%) Internet
3 18 (2.66%) SSL
4 13 (1.92%) IPv4
5 10 (1.48%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.33%) Firewall
7 7 (1.04%) DNS
7 7 (1.04%) LDAP
8 5 (0.74%) NFC
9 4 (0.59%) 4G
9 4 (0.59%) SMTP
10 3 (0.44%) VPN
10 3 (0.44%) SNMP
10 3 (0.44%) X.509
10 3 (0.44%) IPsec
10 3 (0.44%) NGN
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 (14.94%) MySQL
1 101 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 89 (13.17%) Relational Database
3 82 (12.13%) RDBMS
4 59 (8.73%) Big Data
5 33 (4.88%) Hazelcast
6 27 (3.99%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 24 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 20 (2.96%) Hadoop
9 20 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.04%) DB2
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.74%) Riak
13 4 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.44%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 120 (17.75%) Eclipse
2 103 (15.24%) JUnit
3 70 (10.36%) Maven
4 60 (8.88%) Jenkins
5 57 (8.43%) Eclipse RCP
6 53 (7.84%) Git (software)
7 50 (7.40%) Ant
8 42 (6.21%) Selenium
9 23 (3.40%) Subversion
10 22 (3.25%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.92%) Hudson
11 13 (1.92%) FitNesse
11 13 (1.92%) JIRA
12 10 (1.48%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.33%) JBehave
14 8 (1.18%) NetBeans
14 8 (1.18%) JMeter
15 7 (1.04%) JDeveloper
16 6 (0.89%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.89%) WATIR
General
1 129 (19.08%) Finance
2 71 (10.50%) Banking
3 51 (7.54%) French Language
4 25 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.81%) Aerospace
6 17 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.37%) Electronics
8 15 (2.22%) Marketing
8 15 (2.22%) Retail
9 8 (1.18%) Advertising
10 6 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.74%) Publishing
12 4 (0.59%) Games
13 3 (0.44%) Billing
14 2 (0.30%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (56.95%) Developer
2 204 (30.18%) Java Developer
3 103 (15.24%) Software Engineer
4 76 (11.24%) Senior Developer
5 72 (10.65%) Software Developer
6 59 (8.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 56 (8.28%) Java Software Engineer
8 36 (5.33%) Graduate
9 35 (5.18%) Junior
10 33 (4.88%) Architect
11 30 (4.44%) Team Leader
11 30 (4.44%) Java Team Leader
12 21 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
13 20 (2.96%) Junior Software Engineer
13 20 (2.96%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 19 (2.81%) Test Engineer
14 19 (2.81%) .NET Developer
15 18 (2.66%) Junior Developer
15 18 (2.66%) Technical Architect
15 18 (2.66%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (30.77%) Spring
2 156 (23.08%) HTML
3 150 (22.19%) XML
4 139 (20.56%) Web Services
5 134 (19.82%) J2EE
6 104 (15.38%) .NET
7 95 (14.05%) CSS
8 83 (12.28%) jQuery
9 74 (10.95%) JSP
10 67 (9.91%) HTML5
11 62 (9.17%) Hibernate
12 60 (8.88%) GWT
13 58 (8.58%) Servlets
14 53 (7.84%) RESTful
15 51 (7.54%) OSGi
16 46 (6.80%) JMS
17 40 (5.92%) WebSphere MQ
18 39 (5.77%) XSLT
19 38 (5.62%) ActiveMQ
20 35 (5.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 121 (17.90%) Computer Science
2 85 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
3 68 (10.06%) Mobile App
4 56 (8.28%) Open Source
5 42 (6.21%) Client/Server
6 41 (6.07%) N-Tier
7 35 (5.18%) Inversion of Control
8 34 (5.03%) SWIFT
9 14 (2.07%) Xbox
9 14 (2.07%) GIS
10 13 (1.92%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.48%) Physics
12 8 (1.18%) Data Integration
13 7 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (1.04%) Replication
13 7 (1.04%) DTV
14 6 (0.89%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.89%) iPhone
14 6 (0.89%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 126 (18.64%) Linux
2 71 (10.50%) UNIX
3 53 (7.84%) Windows
4 33 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 29 (4.29%) Android
6 27 (3.99%) CentOS
7 23 (3.40%) Fedora
8 20 (2.96%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (30.47%) Software Engineering
3 179 (26.48%) Scrum
4 135 (19.97%) Unit Testing
5 113 (16.72%) TDD
6 95 (14.05%) OO
7 69 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (9.76%) UML
9 61 (9.02%) E-Commerce
10 58 (8.58%) Web Development
11 57 (8.43%) MVC
12 36 (5.33%) Problem Management
13 34 (5.03%) SOA
14 33 (4.88%) Waterfall
15 30 (4.44%) Project Management
16 29 (4.29%) OOA/OOD
17 26 (3.85%) BDD
18 24 (3.55%) iOS Development
19 23 (3.40%) Android Development
20 20 (2.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 191 (28.25%) SQL
2 137 (20.27%) JavaScript
3 110 (16.27%) C#
4 105 (15.53%) PHP
5 101 (14.94%) C++
6 61 (9.02%) Python
7 48 (7.10%) Ruby
8 41 (6.07%) C
9 35 (5.18%) PHP5
10 20 (2.96%) Objective-C
11 18 (2.66%) Perl
12 11 (1.63%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.18%) VB
14 8 (1.18%) Fortran
15 7 (1.04%) Ada
15 7 (1.04%) VC++
15 7 (1.04%) Assembly Language
16 6 (0.89%) XQuery
17 5 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 218 (32.25%) Degree
2 28 (4.14%) PhD
3 11 (1.63%) ISEB
4 10 (1.48%) Sun Certification
5 9 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.44%) CCNP
6 3 (0.44%) CCNA
7 2 (0.30%) MCSE
7 2 (0.30%) MCSA
7 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.30%) MCTS
7 2 (0.30%) MCITP
7 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (14.20%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 39 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.59%) 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 (1.04%) Puppet
2 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.44%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.30%) Nagios
4 2 (0.30%) AppDetective
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
1 154 (22.78%) Oracle
2 80 (11.83%) JBoss
3 59 (8.73%) Google
4 44 (6.51%) VMware
5 41 (6.07%) IBM
6 32 (4.73%) Zend
7 26 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.51%) hybris
9 16 (2.37%) Twitter
10 14 (2.07%) Facebook
10 14 (2.07%) Microsoft
11 13 (1.92%) SAP
12 10 (1.48%) Apple
13 7 (1.04%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.74%) Adobe
15 4 (0.59%) Sybase
15 4 (0.59%) ESRI
15 4 (0.59%) JD Edwards
16 3 (0.44%) Embarcadero
16 3 (0.44%) Borland
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
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Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Boeing
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Private Healthcare + Pension
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