Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 471 799 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.79% 21.45% 20.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.23% 34.75% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 369 635 639
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,150 £75,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 1,944 2,299 2,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 56.91% 61.72% 61.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,637 1,900 1,967
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 262 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (42.25%) Software Engineering
3 195 (41.40%) JavaScript
4 126 (26.75%) C#
5 124 (26.33%) Test Automation
6 116 (24.63%) Spring
7 94 (19.96%) Python
8 92 (19.53%) HTML
9 90 (19.11%) Git (software)
10 89 (18.90%) C++
11 88 (18.68%) SQL
12 86 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
12 86 (18.26%) DevOps
13 85 (18.05%) Finance
14 84 (17.83%) Degree
14 84 (17.83%) AWS
15 82 (17.41%) Security Cleared
16 81 (17.20%) Scrum
17 77 (16.35%) Computer Science
18 76 (16.14%) CSS
19 74 (15.71%) Web Services
19 74 (15.71%) Web Development
20 72 (15.29%) Oracle
21 70 (14.86%) Azure
22 68 (14.44%) AngularJS
23 66 (14.01%) .NET
24 65 (13.80%) Linux
24 65 (13.80%) SC Cleared
25 64 (13.59%) REST
26 61 (12.95%) TDD

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 31 (6.58%) Tomcat
2 21 (4.46%) WebSphere
3 20 (4.25%) JBoss
4 19 (4.03%) Jetty
5 11 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.91%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.70%) Apache
8 5 (1.06%) CMS
8 5 (1.06%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.64%) Ethereum
10 3 (0.64%) nginx
10 3 (0.64%) WordPress
11 2 (0.42%) Confluence
12 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.21%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 84 (17.83%) AWS
2 70 (14.86%) Azure
3 25 (5.31%) GCP
4 11 (2.34%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (1.91%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (1.70%) OpenShift
8 6 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.27%) SaaS
9 5 (1.06%) GitHub
10 4 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.64%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.64%) Route 53
12 2 (0.42%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 2 (0.42%) Slack
12 2 (0.42%) Trello
13 1 (0.21%) BrowserStack
13 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.61%) Firewall
2 16 (3.40%) Internet
3 5 (1.06%) Wireless
4 3 (0.64%) HTTP
5 2 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.21%) Link 16
6 1 (0.21%) Link 22
6 1 (0.21%) SNMP
6 1 (0.21%) Tactical Data Link
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.28%) Relational Database
3 35 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (7.22%) MySQL
5 26 (5.52%) Big Data
6 19 (4.03%) Oracle Database
7 16 (3.40%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.40%) RDBMS
8 15 (3.18%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.91%) Blockchain
9 9 (1.91%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (1.49%) Neo4j
10 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.27%) Amazon Athena
11 6 (1.27%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 90 (19.11%) Git (software)
2 60 (12.74%) Maven
3 47 (9.98%) Selenium
4 43 (9.13%) Jenkins
5 28 (5.94%) Eclipse
5 28 (5.94%) JIRA
6 26 (5.52%) Cucumber
7 23 (4.88%) Subversion
7 23 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 21 (4.46%) JUnit
9 16 (3.40%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (2.76%) JIRA Agile
12 10 (2.12%) Jasmine
13 9 (1.91%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.91%) JMeter
14 8 (1.70%) IntelliJ
14 8 (1.70%) SonarQube
14 8 (1.70%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.49%) Protractor
General
1 85 (18.05%) Finance
2 55 (11.68%) Law
3 44 (9.34%) Public Sector
4 30 (6.37%) Banking
5 28 (5.94%) Marketing
6 26 (5.52%) Electronics
7 24 (5.10%) Telecoms
8 22 (4.67%) Aerospace
9 20 (4.25%) Manufacturing
10 16 (3.40%) Back Office
10 16 (3.40%) Retail
11 13 (2.76%) Legal
12 11 (2.34%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.70%) International Banking
13 8 (1.70%) Military
14 3 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 207 (43.95%) Developer
2 123 (26.11%) Java Developer
3 97 (20.59%) Software Engineer
4 46 (9.77%) Senior Developer
5 40 (8.49%) Java Engineer
6 37 (7.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 36 (7.64%) Test Engineer
8 30 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 27 (5.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (5.31%) Team Leader
11 23 (4.88%) Software Developer
11 23 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
12 21 (4.46%) Analyst
13 20 (4.25%) Architect
14 17 (3.61%) Java Team Leader
15 16 (3.40%) Junior
16 15 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 15 (3.18%) Software Team Leader
17 14 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
18 13 (2.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (24.63%) Spring
2 92 (19.53%) HTML
3 76 (16.14%) CSS
4 74 (15.71%) Web Services
5 68 (14.44%) AngularJS
6 66 (14.01%) .NET
7 64 (13.59%) REST
8 61 (12.95%) Hibernate
9 58 (12.31%) HTML5
10 56 (11.89%) React
11 52 (11.04%) jQuery
12 37 (7.86%) XML
13 36 (7.64%) Vue.js
14 35 (7.43%) Spring Boot
15 34 (7.22%) RESTful
16 33 (7.01%) SOAP
17 30 (6.37%) Java EE
18 28 (5.94%) JPA
19 26 (5.52%) Node.js
20 24 (5.10%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.64%) User Experience
2 21 (4.46%) Algorithms
3 14 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (2.76%) 3D Graphics
4 13 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.34%) RIA
6 10 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.70%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.06%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.06%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.06%) Tandem
10 4 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.85%) Smart Home
11 3 (0.64%) Clustering
11 3 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.64%) Replication
12 2 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 65 (13.80%) Linux
2 40 (8.49%) Windows
3 27 (5.73%) Android
4 26 (5.52%) Apple iOS
5 23 (4.88%) Unix
6 5 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.06%) zOS
7 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.21%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (42.25%) Software Engineering
3 124 (26.33%) Test Automation
4 86 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (18.26%) DevOps
5 81 (17.20%) Scrum
6 77 (16.35%) Computer Science
7 74 (15.71%) Web Development
8 61 (12.95%) TDD
9 51 (10.83%) Microservices
10 49 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (10.40%) SDLC
11 44 (9.34%) BDD
12 39 (8.28%) OO
13 36 (7.64%) Fintech
14 30 (6.37%) MVC
15 28 (5.94%) Waterfall
16 26 (5.52%) Open Source
16 26 (5.52%) Unit Testing
17 23 (4.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 195 (41.40%) JavaScript
2 126 (26.75%) C#
3 94 (19.96%) Python
4 89 (18.90%) C++
5 88 (18.68%) SQL
6 45 (9.55%) C
7 21 (4.46%) PHP
8 20 (4.25%) PowerShell
9 19 (4.03%) Go
9 19 (4.03%) TypeScript
10 17 (3.61%) Shell Script
11 16 (3.40%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.18%) Ruby
12 15 (3.18%) Scala
13 12 (2.55%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.34%) Apple Swift
15 10 (2.12%) Java 8
15 10 (2.12%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.70%) Clojure
16 8 (1.70%) Lua
Qualifications
1 84 (17.83%) Degree
2 82 (17.41%) Security Cleared
3 65 (13.80%) SC Cleared
4 53 (11.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.12%) HNC
5 10 (2.12%) HND
6 7 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.49%) PhD
7 6 (1.27%) ISEB
8 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.21%) CISM
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.67%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) MISRA
3 1 (0.21%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) MISRA C
System Software
1 53 (11.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) KVM
3 1 (0.21%) LXC
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (7.22%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.06%) Nagios
2 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.06%) Puppet
2 5 (1.06%) Terraform
3 4 (0.85%) Ansible
3 4 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (0.85%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.64%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.21%) Consul
6 1 (0.21%) Grafana
6 1 (0.21%) Graphite
6 1 (0.21%) Opsview
6 1 (0.21%) Packer
6 1 (0.21%) Salt
6 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 72 (15.29%) Oracle
2 26 (5.52%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.67%) SAP
4 20 (4.25%) VMware
5 16 (3.40%) IBM
6 6 (1.27%) Google
7 5 (1.06%) Adyen
7 5 (1.06%) IBM Sterling
7 5 (1.06%) Informatica
7 5 (1.06%) Teradata
7 5 (1.06%) WorldPay
7 5 (1.06%) Zend
8 3 (0.64%) Citrix
9 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.42%) HP
9 2 (0.42%) hybris
10 1 (0.21%) Coverity
10 1 (0.21%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 1 (0.21%) Tableau
10 1 (0.21%) Talend