Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 155 64
Rank change year-on-year +53 -91 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 100 27 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.75% 0.83% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 0.86% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 93 26 137
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,875 £85,000
South West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +18.88%

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 3,533 3,137 3,489
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 96.88% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,928 2,612 3,071
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 18 January 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 18 January 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 60 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (54.00%) JavaScript
5 45 (45.00%) HTML
6 43 (43.00%) Microservices
7 40 (40.00%) J2EE
7 40 (40.00%) Degree
8 38 (38.00%) CSS
9 36 (36.00%) NoSQL
10 34 (34.00%) Spring
11 31 (31.00%) OO
11 31 (31.00%) Computer Science
12 29 (29.00%) REST
13 28 (28.00%) Unit Testing
14 27 (27.00%) Git (software)
14 27 (27.00%) Linux
14 27 (27.00%) Finance
15 25 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 24 (24.00%) User Experience
16 24 (24.00%) HTML5
16 24 (24.00%) JIRA
17 23 (23.00%) Maven
17 23 (23.00%) SQL
18 21 (21.00%) Web Services
18 21 (21.00%) Computer Science Degree
19 20 (20.00%) C++
20 18 (18.00%) UML
20 18 (18.00%) TDD
20 18 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 9 (9.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 7 (7.00%) JBoss
3 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.00%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (6.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.00%) IaaS
4 2 (2.00%) PaaS
4 2 (2.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.00%) AMQP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.00%) MySQL
4 11 (11.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.00%) Amazon Athena
5 6 (6.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (6.00%) BigQuery
6 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.00%) Big Data
7 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.00%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 27 (27.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (24.00%) JIRA
3 23 (23.00%) Maven
4 16 (16.00%) Eclipse
4 16 (16.00%) TeamCity
5 13 (13.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (11.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (11.00%) JUnit
7 9 (9.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 9 (9.00%) Subversion
8 3 (3.00%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (3.00%) GCC
8 3 (3.00%) Gerrit
8 3 (3.00%) Selenium
8 3 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.00%) Spock
9 1 (1.00%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.00%) Gradle
9 1 (1.00%) JMeter
9 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (27.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.00%) Electronics
3 8 (8.00%) Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Marketing
5 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.00%) French Language
6 3 (3.00%) German Language
7 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (45.00%) HTML
2 40 (40.00%) J2EE
3 38 (38.00%) CSS
4 34 (34.00%) Spring
5 29 (29.00%) REST
6 25 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 24 (24.00%) HTML5
8 21 (21.00%) Web Services
9 17 (17.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (16.00%) JMS
10 16 (16.00%) SOAP
11 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
11 13 (13.00%) Spring Boot
12 12 (12.00%) XML
13 7 (7.00%) JPA
13 7 (7.00%) jQuery
14 6 (6.00%) .NET
14 6 (6.00%) Node.js
15 5 (5.00%) React
15 5 (5.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (24.00%) User Experience
3 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) NHS
4 4 (4.00%) Photography
5 2 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.00%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.00%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Android
2 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 60 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.00%) Microservices
4 31 (31.00%) OO
5 28 (28.00%) Unit Testing
6 18 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (18.00%) TDD
6 18 (18.00%) UML
7 16 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (12.00%) Open Source
9 11 (11.00%) DevOps
10 9 (9.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (9.00%) Scrum
11 8 (8.00%) Coaching
11 8 (8.00%) ETL
12 7 (7.00%) BDD
12 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.00%) Web Development
13 6 (6.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (54.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.00%) SQL
4 20 (20.00%) C++
5 13 (13.00%) Python
6 12 (12.00%) C#
7 10 (10.00%) C
8 9 (9.00%) Scala
9 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.00%) Ruby
11 1 (1.00%) Ada
11 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 40 (40.00%) Degree
2 21 (21.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) MISRA
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 3 (3.00%) ECSS
4 2 (2.00%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Ansible
1 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.00%) SAP
3 6 (6.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (1.00%) Google