The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 82 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 33 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.82% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.67% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 11
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Senior Java 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
1726 1488 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 93.53% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1320 1303
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,403 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (55.17%) TDD
3 29 (50.00%) Scrum
4 28 (48.28%) Oracle
5 24 (41.38%) Spring
6 23 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (32.76%) Maven
7 19 (32.76%) SQL
8 18 (31.03%) Unit Testing
8 18 (31.03%) Jenkins
9 17 (29.31%) Apache ServiceMix
9 17 (29.31%) PHP
10 15 (25.86%) JUnit
11 14 (24.14%) J2EE
11 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
11 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (22.41%) jQuery
12 13 (22.41%) UML
13 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
13 12 (20.69%) OSGi
14 11 (18.97%) Hibernate
14 11 (18.97%) Servlets
14 11 (18.97%) XML
14 11 (18.97%) JBoss
14 11 (18.97%) C++
14 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
15 10 (17.24%) REST
16 9 (15.52%) Selenium
16 9 (15.52%) HTML

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (29.31%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (12.07%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.79%) Big Data
3 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.62%) DB2
3 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Maven
2 18 (31.03%) Jenkins
3 15 (25.86%) JUnit
4 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
5 9 (15.52%) Selenium
6 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.34%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.72%) JIRA
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (15.52%) Electronics
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) Spring
2 14 (24.14%) J2EE
3 13 (22.41%) jQuery
4 12 (20.69%) OSGi
5 11 (18.97%) Hibernate
5 11 (18.97%) Servlets
5 11 (18.97%) XML
6 10 (17.24%) REST
7 9 (15.52%) HTML
8 8 (13.79%) J2SE
8 8 (13.79%) JSON
9 7 (12.07%) HTML5
9 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
9 7 (12.07%) JSP
10 6 (10.34%) JMS
11 5 (8.62%) Java EE
11 5 (8.62%) Web Services
11 5 (8.62%) XSLT
11 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (13.79%) GIS
2 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.34%) N-Tier
4 5 (8.62%) Online Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
1 8 (13.79%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) CentOS
2 1 (1.72%) Fedora
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) TDD
2 29 (50.00%) Scrum
3 23 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (31.03%) Unit Testing
5 13 (22.41%) UML
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (13.79%) Android Development
7 8 (13.79%) iOS Development
8 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) OO
8 7 (12.07%) MVC
9 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (1.72%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.72%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) PHP
4 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.97%) C++
6 6 (10.34%) Python
6 6 (10.34%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) JBoss
3 6 (10.34%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase