The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 34 29
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 116 97 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.22% 6.07% 7.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 6.25% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 95 90 137
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

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 1816 1551 1897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.37% 97.12% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1349 1640
Median salary £42,500 £40,127 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.91% +0.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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.

1 244 (100.00%) Java
2 170 (69.67%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (49.59%) JavaScript
4 116 (47.54%) Spring
5 107 (43.85%) HTML
6 85 (34.84%) AngularJS
7 81 (33.20%) OO
8 80 (32.79%) Degree
9 78 (31.97%) TDD
10 74 (30.33%) SQL
11 70 (28.69%) Scrum
12 69 (28.28%) HTML5
13 66 (27.05%) NoSQL
14 63 (25.82%) REST
14 63 (25.82%) CSS
15 62 (25.41%) Oracle
16 58 (23.77%) Computer Science
17 57 (23.36%) React
18 52 (21.31%) Software Engineering
18 52 (21.31%) Hibernate
18 52 (21.31%) MySQL
18 52 (21.31%) Tomcat
19 51 (20.90%) J2EE
20 50 (20.49%) Enterprise Software
21 48 (19.67%) Computer Science Degree
22 46 (18.85%) Git (software)
23 45 (18.44%) Finance
24 43 (17.62%) SQL Server
24 43 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
25 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure

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 52 (21.31%) Tomcat
2 31 (12.70%) WebSphere
3 30 (12.30%) JBoss
3 30 (12.30%) OpenStack
3 30 (12.30%) WebLogic
4 20 (8.20%) Jetty
5 18 (7.38%) Confluence
6 16 (6.56%) Apache Spark
7 14 (5.74%) Apache
7 14 (5.74%) Apache Solr
8 13 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.87%) GlassFish
10 6 (2.46%) Mule
10 6 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.23%) IIS
11 3 (1.23%) Liferay
12 2 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.41%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 11 (4.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.87%) SaaS
4 4 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.56%) HTTP
2 8 (3.28%) SSL
3 2 (0.82%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) NGN
4 1 (0.41%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (27.05%) NoSQL
2 52 (21.31%) MySQL
3 43 (17.62%) SQL Server
4 39 (15.98%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (11.07%) MongoDB
6 21 (8.61%) Hadoop
7 20 (8.20%) Redis
8 18 (7.38%) Big Data
9 17 (6.97%) Riak
10 16 (6.56%) Couchbase
11 15 (6.15%) Relational Database
12 14 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (4.92%) Oracle Database
14 11 (4.51%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.41%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 46 (18.85%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.07%) JUnit
3 25 (10.25%) JIRA
4 22 (9.02%) Maven
5 19 (7.79%) Jenkins
6 18 (7.38%) Cucumber
7 17 (6.97%) Subversion
8 13 (5.33%) MSTest
8 13 (5.33%) NUnit
8 13 (5.33%) Selenium
8 13 (5.33%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.28%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.87%) Ant
11 6 (2.46%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.64%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.64%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (1.64%) Mockito
13 2 (0.82%) Hudson
13 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (18.44%) Finance
2 27 (11.07%) Telecoms
3 26 (10.66%) Banking
4 14 (5.74%) Retail
5 12 (4.92%) Marketing
6 11 (4.51%) Electronics
6 11 (4.51%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.46%) Games
8 3 (1.23%) Advertising
8 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.23%) Law
9 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (47.54%) Spring
2 107 (43.85%) HTML
3 85 (34.84%) AngularJS
4 69 (28.28%) HTML5
5 63 (25.82%) CSS
5 63 (25.82%) REST
6 57 (23.36%) React
7 52 (21.31%) Hibernate
8 51 (20.90%) J2EE
9 36 (14.75%) XML
10 34 (13.93%) Node.js
11 32 (13.11%) .NET
12 30 (12.30%) Web Services
13 26 (10.66%) jQuery
14 24 (9.84%) SOAP
15 17 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (6.56%) JMS
17 15 (6.15%) CSS3
18 14 (5.74%) Lucene
19 13 (5.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.77%) Computer Science
2 50 (20.49%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (11.07%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.33%) iPad
5 12 (4.92%) User Experience
6 4 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.82%) Handset
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.33%) Android
2 11 (4.51%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.87%) Linux
3 7 (2.87%) Unix
3 7 (2.87%) Windows
4 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.41%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (69.67%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (33.20%) OO
3 78 (31.97%) TDD
4 70 (28.69%) Scrum
5 52 (21.31%) Software Engineering
6 43 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (15.98%) SDLC
7 39 (15.98%) Web Development
8 37 (15.16%) Microservices
8 37 (15.16%) Multithreading
9 33 (13.52%) Concurrent Programming
10 27 (11.07%) Mathematics
10 27 (11.07%) Open Source
11 24 (9.84%) Kanban
12 21 (8.61%) UML
13 20 (8.20%) Mentoring
13 20 (8.20%) MVC
14 18 (7.38%) BDD
15 17 (6.97%) Coaching
16 16 (6.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 244 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (49.59%) JavaScript
3 74 (30.33%) SQL
4 38 (15.57%) C#
5 20 (8.20%) Scala
6 17 (6.97%) Python
7 12 (4.92%) Go
8 11 (4.51%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.51%) Perl
9 10 (4.10%) PHP
10 7 (2.87%) F#
11 4 (1.64%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.23%) C++
13 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) Clojure
14 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.41%) RPG
14 1 (0.41%) Ruby
14 1 (0.41%) XPath
14 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 80 (32.79%) Degree
2 48 (19.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (6.97%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (3.69%) PhD
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (12.70%) Ansible
2 29 (11.89%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (11.89%) Puppet
3 13 (5.33%) Kibana
3 13 (5.33%) logstash
3 13 (5.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 62 (25.41%) Oracle
2 16 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.74%) Google
4 11 (4.51%) SAP
5 6 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.23%) Zend
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.82%) Coverity
7 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
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