Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 30 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 223 238 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.82% 7.50% 8.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 7.73% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 193 213 300
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,350 £29,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £68,750
South West median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.68% +5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3733 3077 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 96.94% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3104 2636 3182
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,450
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Bristol

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Bristol

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Bristol

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 222 (99.55%) Java
2 134 (60.09%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (51.57%) JavaScript
4 87 (39.01%) Spring
5 78 (34.98%) HTML
6 68 (30.49%) Software Engineering
7 64 (28.70%) Degree
8 63 (28.25%) J2EE
9 59 (26.46%) XML
10 57 (25.56%) Git (software)
11 55 (24.66%) Computer Science
12 52 (23.32%) Finance
12 52 (23.32%) Hibernate
13 50 (22.42%) SQL Server
13 50 (22.42%) HTML5
13 50 (22.42%) Microservices
14 49 (21.97%) REST
14 49 (21.97%) Oracle
15 48 (21.52%) SQL
15 48 (21.52%) Web Services
15 48 (21.52%) TDD
16 47 (21.08%) .NET
17 43 (19.28%) CSS
18 41 (18.39%) OO
18 41 (18.39%) Mathematics
19 38 (17.04%) AngularJS
20 36 (16.14%) Tomcat
21 34 (15.25%) NoSQL
21 34 (15.25%) React
21 34 (15.25%) Greenfield Project

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (16.14%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.83%) Confluence
3 11 (4.93%) Jetty
4 10 (4.48%) JBoss
4 10 (4.48%) Mule
5 9 (4.04%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.14%) Apache
7 5 (2.24%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) SMS
3 1 (0.45%) NGN
3 1 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.42%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 33 (14.80%) Relational Database
4 29 (13.00%) Oracle Database
5 28 (12.56%) RDBMS
6 20 (8.97%) MySQL
7 14 (6.28%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.59%) Couchbase
8 8 (3.59%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.59%) Redis
8 8 (3.59%) Riak
9 4 (1.79%) MS Access
10 3 (1.35%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.90%) Big Data
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (25.56%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.80%) Maven
3 32 (14.35%) JIRA
4 29 (13.00%) TeamCity
5 24 (10.76%) JUnit
6 19 (8.52%) Jenkins
6 19 (8.52%) Subversion
7 17 (7.62%) Eclipse
8 14 (6.28%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.35%) Selenium
10 1 (0.45%) Ant
10 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.45%) GCC
10 1 (0.45%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.45%) Mockito
10 1 (0.45%) MSTest
10 1 (0.45%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.45%) NUnit
10 1 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 52 (23.32%) Finance
2 30 (13.45%) Banking
3 19 (8.52%) Telecoms
4 18 (8.07%) Marketing
5 16 (7.17%) Electronics
5 16 (7.17%) Manufacturing
6 14 (6.28%) Retail
7 7 (3.14%) Law
8 3 (1.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (39.01%) Spring
2 78 (34.98%) HTML
3 63 (28.25%) J2EE
4 59 (26.46%) XML
5 52 (23.32%) Hibernate
6 50 (22.42%) HTML5
7 49 (21.97%) REST
8 48 (21.52%) Web Services
9 47 (21.08%) .NET
10 43 (19.28%) CSS
11 38 (17.04%) AngularJS
12 34 (15.25%) React
13 31 (13.90%) JMS
13 31 (13.90%) JPA
13 31 (13.90%) SOAP
14 18 (8.07%) CSS3
15 17 (7.62%) Node.js
16 15 (6.73%) jQuery
16 15 (6.73%) Middleware
17 14 (6.28%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.66%) Computer Science
2 34 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (8.52%) User Experience
5 13 (5.83%) iPad
6 6 (2.69%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.24%) RIA
8 2 (0.90%) VLE
9 1 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.45%) 3D Printing
9 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.45%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.56%) Linux
2 2 (0.90%) Android
2 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.90%) Unix
3 1 (0.45%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (60.09%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.49%) Software Engineering
3 50 (22.42%) Microservices
4 48 (21.52%) TDD
5 41 (18.39%) Mathematics
5 41 (18.39%) OO
6 26 (11.66%) Scrum
7 25 (11.21%) Unit Testing
8 22 (9.87%) Concurrent Programming
9 21 (9.42%) Multithreading
9 21 (9.42%) SDLC
10 19 (8.52%) DevOps
11 17 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.17%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (7.17%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.17%) Open Source
12 16 (7.17%) Programme Management
13 15 (6.73%) MVC
14 14 (6.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 222 (99.55%) Java
2 115 (51.57%) JavaScript
3 48 (21.52%) SQL
4 26 (11.66%) C#
5 19 (8.52%) C++
6 16 (7.17%) Python
7 13 (5.83%) Scala
8 8 (3.59%) PHP
9 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.79%) VBA
10 2 (0.90%) C
11 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.45%) F#
11 1 (0.45%) Fortran
11 1 (0.45%) Go
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.45%) Ruby
11 1 (0.45%) XPath
11 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 64 (28.70%) Degree
2 23 (10.31%) Numerate Degree
3 22 (9.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (4.93%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.79%) PhD
6 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) MiFID
3 1 (0.45%) ECSS
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Ansible
2 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Kibana
3 1 (0.45%) logstash
3 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 49 (21.97%) Oracle
2 32 (14.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.17%) SAP
4 11 (4.93%) Google
5 4 (1.79%) Remedy
6 2 (0.90%) Blackboard
6 2 (0.90%) IBM
6 2 (0.90%) Zend