The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 106 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 15 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1486 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.76% 93.40% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1319 1295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Bristol region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) Spring
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) JSP
6 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
6 6 (31.58%) JBoss
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) GWT
7 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) EJB
7 5 (26.32%) MySQL
7 5 (26.32%) Servlets
8 4 (21.05%) Swing
8 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) NetBeans
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
8 4 (21.05%) GlassFish
9 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) GlassFish
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) NetBeans
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) Spring
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) JSP
4 6 (31.58%) GWT
5 5 (26.32%) Servlets
5 5 (26.32%) EJB
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 4 (21.05%) Swing
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Grails
8 2 (10.53%) REST
8 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) Java EE
9 1 (5.26%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) RAD
6 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
3 2 (10.53%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) BEA