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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 358 342 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.38% 17.12% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.78% 31.96% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 305 310 216
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
1163 1070 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 59.70% 53.55% 67.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 892 1064
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 335 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (32.01%) SQL
3 225 (30.91%) Software Engineering
4 223 (30.63%) JavaScript
5 199 (27.34%) Spring
6 186 (25.55%) Degree
7 180 (24.73%) HTML
8 170 (23.35%) XML
9 157 (21.57%) Oracle
10 155 (21.29%) Linux
11 153 (21.02%) CSS
12 136 (18.68%) TDD
13 128 (17.58%) JUnit
14 126 (17.31%) Hibernate
15 122 (16.76%) J2EE
16 118 (16.21%) Eclipse
16 118 (16.21%) Finance
17 111 (15.25%) Web Services
17 111 (15.25%) OO
18 106 (14.56%) SQL Server
19 102 (14.01%) .NET
20 101 (13.87%) MySQL
21 100 (13.74%) Scrum
22 99 (13.60%) Python
23 94 (12.91%) Tomcat
23 94 (12.91%) Open Source
24 93 (12.77%) Git (software)
25 89 (12.23%) Computer Science
26 81 (11.13%) C#
27 78 (10.71%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 94 (12.91%) Tomcat
2 69 (9.48%) JBoss
3 65 (8.93%) WebSphere
4 64 (8.79%) WebLogic
5 28 (3.85%) Apache
6 26 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 26 (3.57%) Node.js
7 21 (2.88%) nginx
8 15 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (1.92%) Apache ServiceMix
10 13 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (1.79%) WordPress
10 13 (1.79%) Drupal
11 11 (1.51%) IIS
12 9 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (1.10%) ArcGIS
13 8 (1.10%) Joomla!
13 8 (1.10%) Confluence
14 7 (0.96%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 13 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.27%) Simulink
3 2 (0.27%) MS Project
3 2 (0.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 53 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.57%) SaaS
3 25 (3.43%) PaaS
4 19 (2.61%) Google App Engine
4 19 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.10%) HP Helion
8 5 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.27%) IaaS
10 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.40%) HTTP
2 21 (2.88%) Internet
3 19 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.20%) Network Security
5 13 (1.79%) Firewall
6 7 (0.96%) IPsec
6 7 (0.96%) OSPF
6 7 (0.96%) EIGRP
6 7 (0.96%) BGP
6 7 (0.96%) IPv6
6 7 (0.96%) VPN
6 7 (0.96%) LAN
6 7 (0.96%) WAN
6 7 (0.96%) LDAP
7 2 (0.27%) DLNA
8 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 101 (13.87%) MySQL
3 60 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (6.18%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.02%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.61%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.61%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.34%) Big Data
8 15 (2.06%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.79%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.24%) Redis
13 8 (1.10%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.10%) MariaDB
14 5 (0.69%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (0.41%) MS Access
17 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 128 (17.58%) JUnit
2 118 (16.21%) Eclipse
3 93 (12.77%) Git (software)
4 77 (10.58%) Jenkins
5 72 (9.89%) Maven
6 59 (8.10%) Subversion
7 50 (6.87%) Selenium
8 49 (6.73%) Ant
9 39 (5.36%) Cucumber
9 39 (5.36%) Hudson
10 33 (4.53%) WebDriver
11 31 (4.26%) JIRA
12 30 (4.12%) Artifactory
13 27 (3.71%) Eclipse RCP
14 22 (3.02%) Gradle
15 19 (2.61%) JDeveloper
16 13 (1.79%) JBehave
16 13 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
17 11 (1.51%) TeamCity
18 10 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 118 (16.21%) Finance
2 42 (5.77%) Banking
3 37 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.95%) Advertising
5 22 (3.02%) French Language
6 20 (2.75%) Electronics
7 16 (2.20%) Financial Institution
8 15 (2.06%) Marketing
8 15 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 15 (2.06%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.24%) Retail
9 9 (1.24%) Back Office
10 8 (1.10%) Publishing
11 6 (0.82%) Military
12 5 (0.69%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.55%) Games
13 4 (0.55%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.27%) Avionics
15 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 425 (58.38%) Developer
2 251 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 104 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 74 (10.16%) Senior Developer
5 43 (5.91%) Software Developer
6 42 (5.77%) Applications Support
7 40 (5.49%) Junior
7 40 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
8 37 (5.08%) Test Engineer
9 35 (4.81%) QA Engineer
10 34 (4.67%) Analyst
11 29 (3.98%) Support Engineer
12 26 (3.57%) Architect
13 24 (3.30%) Junior Developer
14 23 (3.16%) Applications Support Engineer
14 23 (3.16%) Web Developer
14 23 (3.16%) Graduate
15 21 (2.88%) Consultant
16 20 (2.75%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (27.34%) Spring
2 180 (24.73%) HTML
3 170 (23.35%) XML
4 153 (21.02%) CSS
5 126 (17.31%) Hibernate
6 122 (16.76%) J2EE
7 111 (15.25%) Web Services
8 102 (14.01%) .NET
9 59 (8.10%) HTML5
10 56 (7.69%) JSP
11 47 (6.46%) JSON
12 41 (5.63%) GWT
13 40 (5.49%) Middleware
14 37 (5.08%) jQuery
15 34 (4.67%) RESTful
16 33 (4.53%) SOAP
17 31 (4.26%) ASP.NET
18 27 (3.71%) XHTML
19 26 (3.57%) AngularJS
20 25 (3.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 94 (12.91%) Open Source
2 89 (12.23%) Computer Science
3 52 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.12%) Mathematics
5 29 (3.98%) User Experience
6 27 (3.71%) Xbox
6 27 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.34%) Replication
8 14 (1.92%) DTV
8 14 (1.92%) Physics
9 13 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (1.79%) SWIFT
9 13 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.37%) Wiki
11 9 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.10%) GIS
12 8 (1.10%) Smartphone
13 7 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 155 (21.29%) Linux
2 73 (10.03%) UNIX
3 62 (8.52%) Windows
4 48 (6.59%) Android
5 21 (2.88%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.20%) Ubuntu
8 15 (2.06%) CentOS
9 8 (1.10%) Fedora
10 7 (0.96%) Debian
10 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (30.91%) Software Engineering
3 136 (18.68%) TDD
4 111 (15.25%) OO
5 100 (13.74%) Scrum
6 78 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (9.20%) Unit Testing
8 47 (6.46%) Test Automation
9 40 (5.49%) Android Development
10 39 (5.36%) SOA
11 38 (5.22%) Mentoring
12 37 (5.08%) Web Development
13 36 (4.95%) MVC
14 35 (4.81%) OOP
15 33 (4.53%) UML
15 33 (4.53%) BDD
16 29 (3.98%) Content Management
16 29 (3.98%) OOA/OOD
16 29 (3.98%) Web Application Development
17 27 (3.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 233 (32.01%) SQL
2 223 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 99 (13.60%) Python
4 81 (11.13%) C#
5 77 (10.58%) PHP
6 76 (10.44%) C++
7 67 (9.20%) Ruby
8 53 (7.28%) Clojure
9 51 (7.01%) Scala
10 48 (6.59%) PL/SQL
11 46 (6.32%) Perl
12 35 (4.81%) Bash Shell
13 25 (3.43%) C
14 15 (2.06%) Groovy
14 15 (2.06%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.79%) PHP5
15 13 (1.79%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.96%) ActionScript
17 6 (0.82%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 186 (25.55%) Degree
2 23 (3.16%) SC Cleared
2 23 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.75%) ISEB
4 11 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.55%) HND
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) GCIA
7 1 (0.14%) GCIH
7 1 (0.14%) PhD
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.75%) QA
2 9 (1.24%) SLA
3 5 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.27%) DO-254
4 2 (0.27%) DO-160
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.75%) Docker
3 18 (2.47%) LXC
3 18 (2.47%) Xen
4 15 (2.06%) KVM
5 9 (1.24%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.96%) XenServer
6 7 (0.96%) Postfix
6 7 (0.96%) Samba
6 7 (0.96%) iptables
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (6.59%) Puppet
2 31 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.51%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.37%) Graphite
5 9 (1.24%) Zenoss
5 9 (1.24%) Nagios
6 7 (0.96%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.82%) Salt
8 2 (0.27%) Kibana
8 2 (0.27%) logstash
9 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 157 (21.57%) Oracle
2 75 (10.30%) Google
3 45 (6.18%) VMware
4 31 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 30 (4.12%) Facebook
6 26 (3.57%) IBM
7 25 (3.43%) Microsoft
8 23 (3.16%) ForgeRock
9 17 (2.34%) Sybase
10 15 (2.06%) SAP
11 11 (1.51%) Rackspace
12 9 (1.24%) Panasonic
12 9 (1.24%) Toshiba
12 9 (1.24%) Adobe
13 8 (1.10%) HP
13 8 (1.10%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.96%) ESRI
14 7 (0.96%) Citrix
15 6 (0.82%) Cisco
15 6 (0.82%) Apple
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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