Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 155 152
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 72 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.92% 0.69% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 0.71% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 23 49
Bristol median annual salary £26,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,150 £32,700 £33,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,750 £85,000
South West median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +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 3662 3092 3664
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.99% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2689 3163
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,400
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Bristol

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Bristol

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 43 (59.72%) Oracle
2 43 (59.72%) SQL Server
3 41 (56.94%) Degree
4 37 (51.39%) .NET
5 36 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 36 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 32 (44.44%) J2EE
7 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (38.89%) RDBMS
8 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 28 (38.89%) Oracle Database
8 28 (38.89%) Relational Database
9 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 27 (37.50%) Software Engineering
10 24 (33.33%) Spring
10 24 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 24 (33.33%) XML
11 21 (29.17%) Numerate Degree
12 18 (25.00%) SQL
13 17 (23.61%) C++
13 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
14 16 (22.22%) Finance
14 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
15 15 (20.83%) JPA
15 15 (20.83%) Subversion
16 14 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (19.44%) C#
16 14 (19.44%) MySQL
17 13 (18.06%) Eclipse

Java Software 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 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (59.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 28 (38.89%) RDBMS
2 28 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 14 (19.44%) MySQL
3 14 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) Subversion
3 13 (18.06%) Eclipse
3 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 12 (16.67%) JUnit
5 6 (8.33%) Maven
6 2 (2.78%) JIRA
6 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.39%) GCC
7 1 (1.39%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Electronics
2 8 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.11%) Marketing
2 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (51.39%) .NET
2 32 (44.44%) J2EE
3 24 (33.33%) Spring
3 24 (33.33%) XML
4 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 15 (20.83%) JPA
6 12 (16.67%) jQuery
6 12 (16.67%) REST
6 12 (16.67%) XSD
7 9 (12.50%) HTML
8 5 (6.94%) Web Services
9 4 (5.56%) CSS
9 4 (5.56%) HTML5
10 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.78%) Java EE
10 2 (2.78%) JMS
10 2 (2.78%) JSF
10 2 (2.78%) SOAP
11 1 (1.39%) Restlet
11 1 (1.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.28%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) RIA
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.39%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 24 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (16.67%) OO
5 12 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.89%) Microservices
7 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 8 (11.11%) SDLC
8 5 (6.94%) TDD
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.17%) UML
11 2 (2.78%) Coaching
11 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.78%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.78%) Open Source
11 2 (2.78%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 17 (23.61%) C++
5 14 (19.44%) C#
6 9 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.78%) Go
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) Fortran
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (56.94%) Degree
2 21 (29.17%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) ECSS
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Oracle
2 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) SAP