The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 28 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 130 153 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.17% 8.32% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.39% 8.60% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 117 134 136
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1760 1779 1875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.13% 96.74% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 1557 1574
Median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Bristol

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 267 (100.00%) Java
2 206 (77.15%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (53.93%) Spring
4 137 (51.31%) JavaScript
5 118 (44.19%) HTML
6 109 (40.82%) OO
7 91 (34.08%) Degree
8 89 (33.33%) SQL
9 88 (32.96%) AngularJS
10 80 (29.96%) NoSQL
11 75 (28.09%) REST
12 73 (27.34%) SDLC
13 71 (26.59%) CSS
14 66 (24.72%) Enterprise Software
15 65 (24.34%) Hibernate
16 63 (23.60%) TDD
17 61 (22.85%) J2EE
18 60 (22.47%) HTML5
18 60 (22.47%) React
19 59 (22.10%) Scrum
20 57 (21.35%) Computer Science
21 54 (20.22%) Oracle
22 52 (19.48%) Finance
23 50 (18.73%) Software Engineering
24 47 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
25 46 (17.23%) Open Source
25 46 (17.23%) MySQL
26 44 (16.48%) Git (software)
26 44 (16.48%) Web Development
27 43 (16.10%) Tomcat

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 43 (16.10%) Tomcat
2 31 (11.61%) WebLogic
3 30 (11.24%) OpenStack
3 30 (11.24%) WebSphere
4 28 (10.49%) Apache Spark
4 28 (10.49%) JBoss
5 25 (9.36%) Jetty
6 19 (7.12%) Apache Solr
6 19 (7.12%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (5.62%) Apache
8 7 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.87%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.87%) Liferay
10 4 (1.50%) Confluence
10 4 (1.50%) IIS
11 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 47 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.37%) HTTP
2 7 (2.62%) SSL
3 2 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (29.96%) NoSQL
2 46 (17.23%) MySQL
3 37 (13.86%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (13.11%) MongoDB
5 33 (12.36%) SQL Server
6 31 (11.61%) Big Data
7 28 (10.49%) Hadoop
8 25 (9.36%) Redis
9 22 (8.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (7.12%) Couchbase
10 19 (7.12%) Riak
11 9 (3.37%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.12%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.74%) JUnit
2 26 (9.74%) Maven
3 18 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.62%) Cucumber
4 15 (5.62%) Subversion
5 12 (4.49%) Selenium
6 9 (3.37%) JIRA
7 8 (3.00%) MSTest
7 8 (3.00%) NUnit
8 7 (2.62%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.25%) Ant
9 6 (2.25%) Mockito
10 3 (1.12%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.75%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.75%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (19.48%) Finance
2 35 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 32 (11.99%) Banking
4 20 (7.49%) Retail
5 8 (3.00%) Advertising
5 8 (3.00%) Games
5 8 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.00%) Marketing
6 7 (2.62%) Electronics
7 5 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (53.93%) Spring
2 118 (44.19%) HTML
3 88 (32.96%) AngularJS
4 75 (28.09%) REST
5 71 (26.59%) CSS
6 65 (24.34%) Hibernate
7 61 (22.85%) J2EE
8 60 (22.47%) HTML5
8 60 (22.47%) React
9 40 (14.98%) Node.js
10 31 (11.61%) Web Services
11 25 (9.36%) SOAP
12 22 (8.24%) .NET
13 20 (7.49%) Spring MVC
14 19 (7.12%) Elastic Stack
14 19 (7.12%) Lucene
15 17 (6.37%) Apache Flex
15 17 (6.37%) XML
16 15 (5.62%) Java EE
17 14 (5.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.72%) Enterprise Software
2 57 (21.35%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (2.62%) User Experience
4 5 (1.87%) Hedge funds
4 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.37%) Handset
5 1 (0.37%) iPad
5 1 (0.37%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.49%) Linux
1 20 (7.49%) Unix
2 15 (5.62%) Android
3 14 (5.24%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.37%) Windows
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (77.15%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (40.82%) OO
3 73 (27.34%) SDLC
4 63 (23.60%) TDD
5 59 (22.10%) Scrum
6 50 (18.73%) Software Engineering
7 46 (17.23%) Open Source
8 44 (16.48%) Web Development
9 40 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (14.61%) Microservices
11 33 (12.36%) MVC
12 29 (10.86%) Mentoring
13 27 (10.11%) Multithreading
14 23 (8.61%) Kanban
15 22 (8.24%) Concurrent Programming
16 21 (7.87%) Coaching
16 21 (7.87%) UML
17 20 (7.49%) DSDM
17 20 (7.49%) Mathematics
17 20 (7.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 267 (100.00%) Java
2 137 (51.31%) JavaScript
3 89 (33.33%) SQL
4 38 (14.23%) C#
5 23 (8.61%) Python
6 21 (7.87%) Scala
7 17 (6.37%) Bash Shell
7 17 (6.37%) Go
8 16 (5.99%) Perl
9 11 (4.12%) PHP
10 7 (2.62%) Apex Code
11 6 (2.25%) Ruby
12 5 (1.87%) C++
12 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.50%) Clojure
14 3 (1.12%) RPG
15 2 (0.75%) F#
16 1 (0.37%) C
16 1 (0.37%) Korn
16 1 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 91 (34.08%) Degree
2 14 (5.24%) PhD
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.37%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (11.99%) Ansible
2 30 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (11.24%) Puppet
3 19 (7.12%) Kibana
3 19 (7.12%) logstash
3 19 (7.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (20.22%) Oracle
2 9 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (2.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.62%) SAP
4 4 (1.50%) Serena
5 3 (1.12%) Google
6 2 (0.75%) Adobe
6 2 (0.75%) Coverity
6 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.37%) hybris
7 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.37%) Solace
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