The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 84 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 39 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.15% 0.56% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 0.59% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 18
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1731 1520 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.58% 94.76% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1345 1300
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
South West

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (54.39%) TDD
3 27 (47.37%) Scrum
4 26 (45.61%) Oracle
5 25 (43.86%) Spring
6 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.33%) Maven
7 19 (33.33%) SQL
8 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
8 17 (29.82%) Apache ServiceMix
9 16 (28.07%) Unit Testing
9 16 (28.07%) PHP
10 15 (26.32%) JUnit
11 14 (24.56%) J2EE
12 13 (22.81%) UML
13 12 (21.05%) XML
13 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
13 12 (21.05%) OSGi
13 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (21.05%) jQuery
14 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
14 11 (19.30%) C++
14 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
14 11 (19.30%) Servlets
14 11 (19.30%) JBoss
15 10 (17.54%) REST
16 9 (15.79%) Selenium
16 9 (15.79%) Electronics

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 17 (29.82%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.53%) Big Data
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.77%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Maven
2 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
3 15 (26.32%) JUnit
4 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 9 (15.79%) Selenium
6 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.53%) Ant
8 1 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (15.79%) Electronics
2 6 (10.53%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) Spring
2 14 (24.56%) J2EE
3 12 (21.05%) XML
3 12 (21.05%) OSGi
3 12 (21.05%) jQuery
4 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
4 11 (19.30%) Servlets
5 10 (17.54%) REST
6 8 (14.04%) HTML
6 8 (14.04%) Spring MVC
6 8 (14.04%) JSON
7 7 (12.28%) HTML5
7 7 (12.28%) JSP
8 6 (10.53%) J2SE
8 6 (10.53%) JMS
8 6 (10.53%) Java EE
9 5 (8.77%) RESTful
9 5 (8.77%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (8.77%) Web Services
9 5 (8.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (14.04%) GIS
2 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 5 (8.77%) Open Source
5 4 (7.02%) Online Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
1 8 (14.04%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) CentOS
2 1 (1.75%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) TDD
2 27 (47.37%) Scrum
3 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.07%) Unit Testing
5 13 (22.81%) UML
6 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.04%) MVC
7 8 (14.04%) OO
7 8 (14.04%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (14.04%) Android Development
7 8 (14.04%) iOS Development
8 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.53%) BDD
10 3 (5.26%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
12 1 (1.75%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (1.75%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (1.75%) RAD
12 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) PHP
4 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.30%) C++
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby
6 5 (8.77%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) JBoss
3 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Sybase
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat