Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 248 509 851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 12.84% 14.77% 22.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.77% 26.83% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 243 429 740
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £34,200 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £71,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 1,089 1,897 2,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 56.40% 55.03% 61.28%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1,550 2,023
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,625 £29,225 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bristol

Java
Salary Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Bristol.

Salary trend for Java in Bristol

Java
Salary Histogram in Bristol

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Bristol over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Java in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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.

1 173 (69.76%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (49.60%) Software Engineering
3 105 (42.34%) JavaScript
4 83 (33.47%) Spring
5 76 (30.65%) SQL
6 75 (30.24%) TDD
7 72 (29.03%) Web Services
8 66 (26.61%) AngularJS
9 61 (24.60%) TypeScript
10 60 (24.19%) DevOps
11 58 (23.39%) Python
12 53 (21.37%) BDD
13 49 (19.76%) OO
14 48 (19.35%) Scrum
15 47 (18.95%) C#
16 46 (18.55%) Test Automation
17 44 (17.74%) RESTful
17 44 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (16.53%) Selenium
18 41 (16.53%) Docker
18 41 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
19 39 (15.73%) Finance
20 37 (14.92%) C++
21 36 (14.52%) Oracle
21 36 (14.52%) Azure
22 35 (14.11%) Cucumber
23 31 (12.50%) REST
23 31 (12.50%) React
23 31 (12.50%) AWS
23 31 (12.50%) .NET

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 12 (4.84%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.82%) CMS
3 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.81%) Apache
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.52%) Azure
2 31 (12.50%) AWS
3 15 (6.05%) GCP
4 6 (2.42%) Slack
5 2 (0.81%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Logic Apps
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.42%) MQTT
2 5 (2.02%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.61%) HTTP
3 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.81%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.68%) MySQL
3 21 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.65%) Big Data
6 13 (5.24%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.42%) SQLite
8 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.21%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Ignite
11 1 (0.40%) Flink
11 1 (0.40%) HBase
11 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.40%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 41 (16.53%) Selenium
2 35 (14.11%) Cucumber
3 29 (11.69%) Git (software)
4 26 (10.48%) Jenkins
5 18 (7.26%) Protractor
6 17 (6.85%) JIRA
6 17 (6.85%) SpecFlow
7 14 (5.65%) JUnit
8 9 (3.63%) Maven
8 9 (3.63%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.82%) Grunt
9 7 (2.82%) gulp
10 6 (2.42%) Subversion
10 6 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (2.42%) webpack
11 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.61%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.61%) WiX
General
1 39 (15.73%) Finance
2 25 (10.08%) Law
3 15 (6.05%) Banking
4 13 (5.24%) Retail
5 11 (4.44%) Electronics
6 9 (3.63%) General Ledger
7 8 (3.23%) Back Office
8 5 (2.02%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.61%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.81%) Automotive
11 1 (0.40%) Games
11 1 (0.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
11 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (50.00%) Developer
2 94 (37.90%) Java Developer
3 66 (26.61%) Software Engineer
4 46 (18.55%) Senior Developer
5 39 (15.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (9.27%) Java Engineer
7 22 (8.87%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (6.45%) Angular Developer
9 16 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (6.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (6.05%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (4.44%) Tester
13 10 (4.03%) Automation Tester
14 9 (3.63%) Embedded Engineer
14 9 (3.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 9 (3.63%) Junior
14 9 (3.63%) Software Manager
15 8 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (33.47%) Spring
2 72 (29.03%) Web Services
3 66 (26.61%) AngularJS
4 44 (17.74%) RESTful
5 31 (12.50%) .NET
5 31 (12.50%) React
5 31 (12.50%) REST
6 29 (11.69%) HTML
7 25 (10.08%) CSS
8 20 (8.06%) Node.js
9 19 (7.66%) HTML5
10 18 (7.26%) Hibernate
11 16 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (6.05%) CSS3
13 14 (5.65%) Spring Boot
13 14 (5.65%) Vue.js
14 13 (5.24%) jQuery
15 12 (4.84%) XML
16 11 (4.44%) JMS
17 10 (4.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.24%) Algorithms
3 12 (4.84%) Client/Server
4 11 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 9 (3.63%) User Experience
6 6 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.61%) Digital TV
7 4 (1.61%) IPTV
7 4 (1.61%) Media Streaming
7 4 (1.61%) MPEG
7 4 (1.61%) STB
7 4 (1.61%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.84%) Linux
2 10 (4.03%) Android
3 9 (3.63%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.82%) Windows
5 2 (0.81%) Unix
6 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (69.76%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (49.60%) Software Engineering
3 75 (30.24%) TDD
4 60 (24.19%) DevOps
5 53 (21.37%) BDD
6 49 (19.76%) OO
7 48 (19.35%) Scrum
8 46 (18.55%) Test Automation
9 44 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
11 30 (12.10%) Continuous Deployment
12 29 (11.69%) Microservices
13 28 (11.29%) Fintech
14 24 (9.68%) Unit Testing
15 23 (9.27%) Data Science
16 19 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
17 17 (6.85%) Mentoring
17 17 (6.85%) Software Testing
18 16 (6.45%) Front End Development
18 16 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 105 (42.34%) JavaScript
2 76 (30.65%) SQL
3 61 (24.60%) TypeScript
4 58 (23.39%) Python
5 47 (18.95%) C#
6 37 (14.92%) C++
7 23 (9.27%) C
8 17 (6.85%) Ruby
9 13 (5.24%) Kotlin
10 10 (4.03%) Go
11 9 (3.63%) PHP
12 8 (3.23%) Apple Swift
12 8 (3.23%) Embedded C
12 8 (3.23%) Groovy
13 7 (2.82%) Embedded C++
13 7 (2.82%) Java 8
13 7 (2.82%) R
14 6 (2.42%) Clojure
15 3 (1.21%) Scala
16 2 (0.81%) ES6
Qualifications
1 27 (10.89%) Degree
2 13 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.84%) ISEB
3 12 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 10 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.42%) HND
7 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) HNC
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) ISO 15022
2 4 (1.61%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.40%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.40%) MISRA
3 1 (0.40%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (16.53%) Docker
2 13 (5.24%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (4.03%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.23%) Ansible
3 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (14.52%) Oracle
2 11 (4.44%) Google
3 6 (2.42%) SAP
4 5 (2.02%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.40%) Cognos
6 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.40%) IBM
6 1 (0.40%) QNX
6 1 (0.40%) Splunk
6 1 (0.40%) TIBCO