The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 106 81
Rank change year-on-year -13 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 21 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.14% 1.18% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.21% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 37
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1790 1564 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.07% 96.90% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1361 1625
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 22 June 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 47 (100.00%) Java
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (51.06%) C++
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (44.68%) Linux
5 19 (40.43%) Finance
6 18 (38.30%) UML
7 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
8 15 (31.91%) Validation
8 15 (31.91%) Spring
8 15 (31.91%) Requirements Engineering
8 15 (31.91%) REST
9 13 (27.66%) Microservices
9 13 (27.66%) Degree
9 13 (27.66%) Telecoms
10 12 (25.53%) Banking
10 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
11 11 (23.40%) SQL
11 11 (23.40%) .NET
11 11 (23.40%) Web Services
12 9 (19.15%) SOAP
12 9 (19.15%) HTML
12 9 (19.15%) C#
13 8 (17.02%) User Experience
13 8 (17.02%) Maven
13 8 (17.02%) J2EE
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle
14 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
14 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
14 7 (14.89%) CSS

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 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Mule
4 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) DB2
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.02%) Maven
3 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.89%) JIRA
4 6 (12.77%) Subversion
4 6 (12.77%) TeamCity
5 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.64%) JUnit
6 4 (8.51%) Artifactory
6 4 (8.51%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.26%) Gradle
9 1 (2.13%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (2.13%) Mockito
9 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Telecoms
3 12 (25.53%) Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Electronics
4 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
4 6 (12.77%) Marketing
5 4 (8.51%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.13%) French Language
6 1 (2.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) REST
1 15 (31.91%) Spring
2 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) Web Services
3 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) SOAP
4 8 (17.02%) J2EE
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
5 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
6 6 (12.77%) HTML5
6 6 (12.77%) JMS
7 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.64%) RESTful
8 4 (8.51%) CSS3
8 4 (8.51%) JPA
8 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) XML
8 4 (8.51%) XSD
9 3 (6.38%) Apache Flex
9 3 (6.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) UML
4 15 (31.91%) Requirements Engineering
4 15 (31.91%) Validation
5 13 (27.66%) Microservices
6 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.77%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.77%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
8 5 (10.64%) OO
9 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
9 4 (8.51%) User Stories
9 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.38%) Analytics
11 2 (4.26%) Customer Insight
11 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (51.06%) C++
3 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.40%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) C
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Python
8 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.13%) Ada
9 1 (2.13%) R
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) PhD
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
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