Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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

Java Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 124 147
Rank change year-on-year +2 +23 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 79 80 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.12% 2.10% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 2.16% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 59 71 36
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £32,900 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 3,634 3,708 3,209
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 97.50% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,990 3,078 2,798
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Bristol

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Bristol

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (81.01%) Software Engineering
3 55 (69.62%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (40.51%) C++
5 30 (37.97%) Linux
6 25 (31.65%) Web Services
7 24 (30.38%) Jenkins
7 24 (30.38%) Docker
8 23 (29.11%) J2EE
9 22 (27.85%) UML
9 22 (27.85%) Maven
9 22 (27.85%) REST
10 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
10 21 (26.58%) C
11 19 (24.05%) Degree
12 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
13 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
14 16 (20.25%) Validation
14 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
14 16 (20.25%) Python
14 16 (20.25%) JPA
15 15 (18.99%) Computer Science
15 15 (18.99%) HTML
15 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
16 14 (17.72%) RESTful
16 14 (17.72%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (16.46%) QA
17 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
17 13 (16.46%) Google
17 13 (16.46%) JavaScript

Java Engineer 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 4 (5.06%) JBoss
1 4 (5.06%) Jetty
1 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.86%) AWS OpsWorks
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) DNS
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (16.46%) MySQL
2 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.59%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.33%) Big Data
4 5 (6.33%) DB2
5 4 (5.06%) Couchbase
5 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Redis
5 4 (5.06%) Riak
6 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.53%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Jenkins
2 22 (27.85%) Maven
3 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
4 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
5 12 (15.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (13.92%) GCC
6 11 (13.92%) Gerrit
6 11 (13.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (13.92%) Subversion
7 10 (12.66%) Selenium
8 9 (11.39%) Cucumber
9 8 (10.13%) JUnit
10 4 (5.06%) FitNesse
10 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
10 4 (5.06%) Vagrant
11 3 (3.80%) Ant
11 3 (3.80%) JIRA
11 3 (3.80%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (2.53%) JMeter
12 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.27%) Advertising
2 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.27%) Automotive
2 1 (1.27%) Banking
2 1 (1.27%) Electronics
2 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) Web Services
2 23 (29.11%) J2EE
3 22 (27.85%) REST
4 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
4 16 (20.25%) JPA
5 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
5 15 (18.99%) HTML
6 14 (17.72%) RESTful
7 13 (16.46%) XML
8 12 (15.19%) GWT
9 8 (10.13%) Spring
10 7 (8.86%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (8.86%) HTML5
11 5 (6.33%) CSS
12 4 (5.06%) SOAP
13 3 (3.80%) Apache Flex
13 3 (3.80%) CSS3
13 3 (3.80%) React
14 2 (2.53%) jQuery
14 2 (2.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) CentOS
2 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (81.01%) Software Engineering
2 55 (69.62%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.85%) UML
4 16 (20.25%) Validation
5 13 (16.46%) Mathematics
5 13 (16.46%) OO
6 12 (15.19%) API Development
6 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
6 12 (15.19%) Scrum
7 11 (13.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (13.92%) Physics
7 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.66%) DevOps
9 9 (11.39%) BDD
9 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
10 8 (10.13%) Requirements Engineering
10 8 (10.13%) SDLC
11 7 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (40.51%) C++
3 21 (26.58%) C
4 16 (20.25%) Python
5 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.19%) PHP
6 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
7 8 (10.13%) SQL
8 5 (6.33%) C#
9 3 (3.80%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.53%) Go
10 2 (2.53%) Java 8
10 2 (2.53%) Scala
11 1 (1.27%) Ada
11 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
2 11 (13.92%) ECSS
3 3 (3.80%) MISRA
4 1 (1.27%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 24 (30.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Kubernetes
2 11 (13.92%) Puppet
3 7 (8.86%) Ansible
3 7 (8.86%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.06%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Google
2 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) IBM
5 3 (3.80%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft