Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 163 82
Rank change year-on-year +39 -81 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 79 19 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.08% 0.59% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.61% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 71 19 112
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +46.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.52% +2.22% +20.00%

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 3702 3111 3671
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 96.95% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3076 2664 3178
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Java
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (49.37%) JavaScript
3 37 (46.84%) Spring
4 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (44.30%) Degree
6 30 (37.97%) Microservices
7 29 (36.71%) Eclipse
8 27 (34.18%) Finance
8 27 (34.18%) HTML
9 25 (31.65%) Unit Testing
10 24 (30.38%) Linux
11 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
11 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
11 23 (29.11%) NoSQL
12 22 (27.85%) Security Cleared
12 22 (27.85%) UML
13 21 (26.58%) C++
13 21 (26.58%) SQL
13 21 (26.58%) J2EE
13 21 (26.58%) CSS
14 20 (25.32%) REST
14 20 (25.32%) OO
15 19 (24.05%) AngularJS
15 19 (24.05%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (22.78%) HTML5
17 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
17 16 (20.25%) C
18 15 (18.99%) Oracle
18 15 (18.99%) XML

Java Software 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 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.06%) JBoss
3 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Mule
4 1 (1.27%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.46%) MySQL
3 11 (13.92%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.33%) Big Data
5 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.06%) DB2
7 3 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.80%) BigQuery
7 3 (3.80%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (36.71%) Eclipse
2 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
3 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
4 14 (17.72%) Cucumber
4 14 (17.72%) JUnit
5 13 (16.46%) Subversion
6 11 (13.92%) Maven
7 10 (12.66%) JIRA
8 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
9 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
9 4 (5.06%) Eclipse RCP
10 3 (3.80%) GCC
10 3 (3.80%) Gerrit
10 3 (3.80%) Gradle
10 3 (3.80%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (3.80%) Spock
11 1 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Electronics
3 8 (10.13%) Banking
4 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.86%) Marketing
4 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.06%) French Language
5 4 (5.06%) German Language
5 4 (5.06%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) Spring
2 27 (34.18%) HTML
3 21 (26.58%) CSS
3 21 (26.58%) J2EE
4 20 (25.32%) REST
5 19 (24.05%) AngularJS
6 18 (22.78%) HTML5
7 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
7 15 (18.99%) XML
8 11 (13.92%) JPA
8 11 (13.92%) Web Services
9 10 (12.66%) jQuery
9 10 (12.66%) Spring Boot
9 10 (12.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (12.66%) XSD
10 9 (11.39%) Node.js
11 8 (10.13%) SOAP
12 7 (8.86%) .NET
12 7 (8.86%) CSS3
12 7 (8.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.92%) User Experience
3 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.97%) Microservices
4 25 (31.65%) Unit Testing
5 22 (27.85%) UML
6 20 (25.32%) OO
7 13 (16.46%) Validation
8 12 (15.19%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (15.19%) Requirements Engineering
9 10 (12.66%) Scrum
9 10 (12.66%) Web Application Development
10 8 (10.13%) TDD
11 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.86%) DevOps
11 7 (8.86%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (8.86%) Programme Management
12 6 (7.59%) Mathematics
13 5 (6.33%) Data Analysis
13 5 (6.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (49.37%) JavaScript
3 21 (26.58%) C++
3 21 (26.58%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) C
5 11 (13.92%) C#
6 7 (8.86%) Python
7 5 (6.33%) Scala
8 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.53%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) Ada
Qualifications
1 35 (44.30%) Degree
2 22 (27.85%) Security Cleared
3 19 (24.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ECSS
2 3 (3.80%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle
2 7 (8.86%) SAP
3 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.27%) Google