Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 849 829 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.59% 22.69% 17.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.08% 37.12% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 692 675 542
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,420 2,233 1,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.53% 61.11% 57.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,042 1,907 1,809
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bristol

Java
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Java in Bristol

Java
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Bristol

Java
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 539 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (37.22%) JavaScript
3 305 (35.92%) C#
4 293 (34.51%) Software Engineering
5 278 (32.74%) HTML
6 251 (29.56%) SQL
7 239 (28.15%) Python
8 220 (25.91%) Scrum
9 213 (25.09%) .NET
10 206 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
11 204 (24.03%) CSS
12 195 (22.97%) Test Automation
13 189 (22.26%) Degree
14 180 (21.20%) JUnit
15 172 (20.26%) TDD
16 165 (19.43%) SDLC
17 151 (17.79%) C++
18 149 (17.55%) Spring
19 145 (17.08%) OO
20 144 (16.96%) Git (software)
21 143 (16.84%) Finance
22 140 (16.49%) Oracle
23 137 (16.14%) Linux
24 136 (16.02%) BDD
25 132 (15.55%) Selenium
26 122 (14.37%) AngularJS
27 118 (13.90%) HTML5
28 114 (13.43%) NoSQL
28 114 (13.43%) Computer Science
29 104 (12.25%) JIRA

Java
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 71 (8.36%) Tomcat
2 54 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (5.06%) Apache
4 38 (4.48%) Apache Spark
5 32 (3.77%) JBoss
6 24 (2.83%) WebLogic
7 23 (2.71%) Confluence
8 22 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 17 (2.00%) Apache Pig
9 17 (2.00%) Jetty
10 11 (1.30%) Alfresco
10 11 (1.30%) CMS
10 11 (1.30%) Joomla!
11 9 (1.06%) nginx
12 8 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.35%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.24%) GeoServer
15 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Doxygen
1 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.24%) Simulink
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 103 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
4 24 (2.83%) GitHub
5 18 (2.12%) Amazon EMR
6 17 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (1.30%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.18%) AWS OpsWorks
10 5 (0.59%) SaaS
11 4 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.24%) Serverless
12 2 (0.24%) Slack
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.12%) TestFlight
13 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.42%) TCP/IP
2 25 (2.94%) Wireless
3 22 (2.59%) Internet
4 18 (2.12%) IPv4
4 18 (2.12%) IPv6
5 16 (1.88%) SMS
6 9 (1.06%) HTTP
7 8 (0.94%) Firewall
8 6 (0.71%) DNS
9 4 (0.47%) DHCP
9 4 (0.47%) Sourcefire
10 3 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.35%) Network Security
10 3 (0.35%) SSL
11 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.12%) Junos
11 1 (0.12%) MQTT
11 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.43%) NoSQL
2 93 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 86 (10.13%) Big Data
4 61 (7.18%) Hadoop
4 61 (7.18%) MongoDB
5 48 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 47 (5.54%) MySQL
7 36 (4.24%) Amazon Redshift
8 30 (3.53%) RDBMS
8 30 (3.53%) Redis
9 28 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (2.94%) Neo4j
10 25 (2.94%) Oracle Database
11 20 (2.36%) Power BI
12 18 (2.12%) Amazon Athena
12 18 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.12%) InfluxDB
12 18 (2.12%) Riak
13 17 (2.00%) Apache Hive
13 17 (2.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 180 (21.20%) JUnit
2 144 (16.96%) Git (software)
3 132 (15.55%) Selenium
4 104 (12.25%) JIRA
5 85 (10.01%) Jenkins
6 81 (9.54%) TestNG
7 78 (9.19%) Maven
7 78 (9.19%) Protractor
8 76 (8.95%) Jasmine
9 63 (7.42%) Subversion
10 62 (7.30%) Cucumber
11 61 (7.18%) Eclipse
12 54 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 35 (4.12%) Android Studio
14 33 (3.89%) Bitbucket
15 32 (3.77%) Calabash
16 31 (3.65%) Mockito
17 26 (3.06%) TeamCity
18 25 (2.94%) fastlane
18 25 (2.94%) Gradle
General
1 143 (16.84%) Finance
2 95 (11.19%) Electronics
3 84 (9.89%) Telecoms
4 60 (7.07%) Marketing
5 57 (6.71%) Manufacturing
6 34 (4.00%) Banking
7 16 (1.88%) Law
7 16 (1.88%) Retail
8 13 (1.53%) Games
9 11 (1.30%) Cantonese Language
9 11 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
10 7 (0.82%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.59%) Advertising
11 5 (0.59%) Back Office
12 4 (0.47%) French Language
12 4 (0.47%) German Language
13 3 (0.35%) Automotive
13 3 (0.35%) Legal
14 2 (0.24%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 444 (52.30%) Developer
2 285 (33.57%) Java Developer
3 130 (15.31%) Software Developer
4 106 (12.49%) Software Engineer
5 89 (10.48%) Java Engineer
6 86 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 71 (8.36%) Java Software Developer
8 64 (7.54%) Senior Java Developer
9 62 (7.30%) Graduate
10 59 (6.95%) Architect
11 55 (6.48%) .NET Developer
11 55 (6.48%) Analyst
11 55 (6.48%) Java Software Engineer
12 54 (6.36%) Test Engineer
13 53 (6.24%) C# Developer
14 45 (5.30%) Graduate Developer
15 42 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
15 42 (4.95%) Graduate Software Developer
16 39 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
16 39 (4.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (32.74%) HTML
2 213 (25.09%) .NET
3 204 (24.03%) CSS
4 149 (17.55%) Spring
5 122 (14.37%) AngularJS
6 118 (13.90%) HTML5
7 91 (10.72%) REST
8 85 (10.01%) Web Services
8 85 (10.01%) XML
9 82 (9.66%) Hibernate
10 70 (8.24%) J2EE
11 65 (7.66%) React
12 57 (6.71%) jQuery
13 50 (5.89%) Node.js
14 49 (5.77%) JPA
15 45 (5.30%) RESTful
16 34 (4.00%) JSF
17 31 (3.65%) GWT
18 30 (3.53%) ASP.NET
19 27 (3.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 114 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 96 (11.31%) User Experience
3 44 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
4 40 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (3.06%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.47%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.24%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.12%) Clustering
9 18 (2.12%) RIA
10 11 (1.30%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.18%) Fintech
12 8 (0.94%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.82%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.59%) Driving Licence
15 4 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
15 4 (0.47%) Robotics
16 3 (0.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 137 (16.14%) Linux
2 71 (8.36%) Android
3 43 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 41 (4.83%) Unix
5 38 (4.48%) Windows
6 25 (2.94%) CentOS
7 18 (2.12%) FreeBSD
8 10 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.82%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (34.51%) Software Engineering
3 220 (25.91%) Scrum
4 206 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
5 195 (22.97%) Test Automation
6 172 (20.26%) TDD
7 165 (19.43%) SDLC
8 145 (17.08%) OO
9 136 (16.02%) BDD
10 101 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
11 95 (11.19%) Open Source
12 92 (10.84%) DevOps
13 82 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
14 80 (9.42%) Microservices
15 70 (8.24%) Mentoring
16 57 (6.71%) Digital Marketing
16 57 (6.71%) Programme Management
17 50 (5.89%) Mathematics
18 49 (5.77%) Kanban
19 47 (5.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 316 (37.22%) JavaScript
2 305 (35.92%) C#
3 251 (29.56%) SQL
4 239 (28.15%) Python
5 151 (17.79%) C++
6 82 (9.66%) Scala
7 62 (7.30%) Ruby
8 55 (6.48%) C
9 38 (4.48%) Java 8
9 38 (4.48%) PHP
10 32 (3.77%) Clojure
11 28 (3.30%) Perl
12 21 (2.47%) Objective-C
13 19 (2.24%) Go
13 19 (2.24%) Groovy
14 16 (1.88%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.53%) Apple Swift
16 11 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.30%) Kotlin
17 10 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 189 (22.26%) Degree
2 77 (9.07%) Security Cleared
3 52 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 39 (4.59%) SC Cleared
5 22 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.82%) PhD
8 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISEB
10 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.66%) QA
2 8 (0.94%) MISRA
3 7 (0.82%) ECSS
4 4 (0.47%) SLA
5 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.24%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.12%) GCP
7 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 93 (10.95%) Docker
2 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (3.06%) HockeyApp
1 26 (3.06%) Puppet
2 22 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (2.12%) Icinga
4 17 (2.00%) Ansible
4 17 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.41%) Terraform
6 4 (0.47%) Cobbler
6 4 (0.47%) Nessus
7 3 (0.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 140 (16.49%) Oracle
2 74 (8.72%) Microsoft
3 62 (7.30%) SAP
4 46 (5.42%) Atlassian
5 37 (4.36%) Google
6 27 (3.18%) Red Hat
7 24 (2.83%) Tableau
8 12 (1.41%) IBM
9 8 (0.94%) Adobe
10 6 (0.71%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.59%) hybris
11 5 (0.59%) Zend
12 4 (0.47%) Cisco
12 4 (0.47%) McAfee
12 4 (0.47%) NetScout
12 4 (0.47%) NetWitness
12 4 (0.47%) Palo Alto
13 2 (0.24%) Apple
13 2 (0.24%) Perforce
13 2 (0.24%) Sybase