Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 106 155
Rank change year-on-year -11 +49 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 69 106 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.90% 2.80% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.87% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 56 98 23
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £67,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 3,516 3,698 3,170
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.62% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,858 3,081 2,690
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (95.65%) Software Engineering
3 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (63.77%) Web Services
5 32 (46.38%) C++
6 28 (40.58%) J2EE
6 28 (40.58%) Maven
6 28 (40.58%) REST
7 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
7 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (27.54%) Software Delivery
8 19 (27.54%) SDLC
8 19 (27.54%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 19 (27.54%) HTML
8 19 (27.54%) JUnit
8 19 (27.54%) SOA
9 17 (24.64%) Oracle
9 17 (24.64%) DB2
9 17 (24.64%) C
9 17 (24.64%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (23.19%) Security Cleared
10 16 (23.19%) UML
11 15 (21.74%) Linux
11 15 (21.74%) Validation
12 13 (18.84%) Eclipse
13 11 (15.94%) Degree
13 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
14 10 (14.49%) Mathematics
14 10 (14.49%) Physics

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 1 (1.45%) Apache
1 1 (1.45%) JBoss
1 1 (1.45%) Jetty
1 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) DB2
2 9 (13.04%) MySQL
3 8 (11.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (11.59%) Big Data
3 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (40.58%) Maven
2 19 (27.54%) JUnit
3 13 (18.84%) Eclipse
4 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.59%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (10.14%) GCC
6 7 (10.14%) Gerrit
6 7 (10.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.45%) Advertising
1 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (63.77%) Web Services
2 28 (40.58%) J2EE
2 28 (40.58%) REST
3 19 (27.54%) HTML
4 9 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 8 (11.59%) GWT
5 8 (11.59%) JPA
5 8 (11.59%) RESTful
6 7 (10.14%) XML
7 3 (4.35%) Node.js
7 3 (4.35%) Spring
8 2 (2.90%) .NET
9 1 (1.45%) JSF
9 1 (1.45%) React
9 1 (1.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.45%) PMI
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Android
2 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (27.54%) SDLC
4 19 (27.54%) SOA
4 19 (27.54%) Software Delivery
5 17 (24.64%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (23.19%) UML
7 15 (21.74%) Validation
8 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
9 10 (14.49%) Mathematics
9 10 (14.49%) Physics
10 9 (13.04%) OO
11 8 (11.59%) API Development
11 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
12 5 (7.25%) Requirements Engineering
13 4 (5.80%) DevOps
14 3 (4.35%) System Testing
14 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (46.38%) C++
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.54%) SQL
5 17 (24.64%) C
6 8 (11.59%) PHP
7 7 (10.14%) Python
7 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
8 6 (8.70%) C#
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) Degree
3 10 (14.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ECSS
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) Teradata
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) VMware