Period
to 25 March 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 566 779 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.73% 21.57% 23.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.77% 35.82% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 469 677 633
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,038 2,175 1,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 56.64% 60.22% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,667 1,884 1,641
Bristol median annual salary £46,528 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.39% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £66,250
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 25 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 £19,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 356 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (40.64%) Software Engineering
3 209 (36.93%) JavaScript
4 172 (30.39%) Python
5 162 (28.62%) C#
6 148 (26.15%) SQL
7 138 (24.38%) Scrum
7 138 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
8 130 (22.97%) C++
9 114 (20.14%) HTML
10 113 (19.96%) TDD
10 113 (19.96%) SDLC
11 104 (18.37%) Test Automation
12 103 (18.20%) Web Services
13 102 (18.02%) Linux
13 102 (18.02%) Finance
13 102 (18.02%) Degree
14 101 (17.84%) Electronics
15 100 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
16 93 (16.43%) REST
17 91 (16.08%) Telecoms
17 91 (16.08%) .NET
18 90 (15.90%) Spring
19 88 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
20 85 (15.02%) Security Cleared
21 84 (14.84%) Git (software)
22 83 (14.66%) SAP
22 83 (14.66%) Manufacturing
23 82 (14.49%) OO
23 82 (14.49%) Marketing

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 29 (5.12%) Tomcat
2 22 (3.89%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.65%) JBoss
5 13 (2.30%) Jetty
6 11 (1.94%) Apache
7 6 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.53%) SAS
10 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.35%) Simulink
3 1 (0.18%) InDesign
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 100 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (1.59%) OpenShift
4 8 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (1.24%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.06%) Route 53
6 6 (1.06%) Serverless
7 3 (0.53%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) npm
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.77%) Internet
2 18 (3.18%) Wireless
3 11 (1.94%) Firewall
4 10 (1.77%) Link 16
4 10 (1.77%) Link 22
4 10 (1.77%) Tactical Data Link
5 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) Extranet
6 1 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) Modbus
6 1 (0.18%) Parlay
6 1 (0.18%) PPP
6 1 (0.18%) Profibus
6 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.18%) RS-232
6 1 (0.18%) RS-422
6 1 (0.18%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.60%) Big Data
2 48 (8.48%) SQL Server
3 36 (6.36%) NoSQL
4 30 (5.30%) MySQL
4 30 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.95%) MongoDB
6 27 (4.77%) Hadoop
7 26 (4.59%) Oracle Database
8 20 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.30%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.94%) DB2
11 10 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (1.59%) JasperReports
13 7 (1.24%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (0.88%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.88%) Redis
14 5 (0.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 84 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 78 (13.78%) Maven
3 61 (10.78%) Selenium
4 55 (9.72%) JUnit
5 43 (7.60%) Cucumber
5 43 (7.60%) Jenkins
6 26 (4.59%) JIRA
6 26 (4.59%) Subversion
7 22 (3.89%) Protractor
8 21 (3.71%) Eclipse
9 20 (3.53%) SpecFlow
9 20 (3.53%) WebDriver
10 17 (3.00%) Jasmine
11 13 (2.30%) TestNG
12 11 (1.94%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.77%) Visual Studio
14 7 (1.24%) IntelliJ
15 6 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 102 (18.02%) Finance
2 101 (17.84%) Electronics
3 91 (16.08%) Telecoms
4 83 (14.66%) Manufacturing
5 82 (14.49%) Marketing
6 32 (5.65%) Law
7 19 (3.36%) Legal
8 18 (3.18%) Aerospace
9 15 (2.65%) Military
10 10 (1.77%) Banking
11 8 (1.41%) Retail
12 2 (0.35%) Avionics
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 244 (43.11%) Developer
2 142 (25.09%) Java Developer
3 131 (23.14%) Software Engineer
4 53 (9.36%) Software Developer
5 50 (8.83%) Senior Developer
6 49 (8.66%) Java Engineer
7 45 (7.95%) Architect
7 45 (7.95%) Java Software Engineer
8 40 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
9 38 (6.71%) Analyst
10 32 (5.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 31 (5.48%) Java Software Developer
12 28 (4.95%) Tester
13 27 (4.77%) Technical Architect
14 26 (4.59%) Python Engineer
15 25 (4.42%) Android Developer
15 25 (4.42%) Junior
16 24 (4.24%) Test Analyst
17 23 (4.06%) Graduate
17 23 (4.06%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (20.14%) HTML
2 103 (18.20%) Web Services
3 93 (16.43%) REST
4 91 (16.08%) .NET
5 90 (15.90%) Spring
6 65 (11.48%) XML
7 63 (11.13%) CSS
8 62 (10.95%) Hibernate
9 61 (10.78%) Node.js
10 55 (9.72%) AngularJS
11 52 (9.19%) React
12 46 (8.13%) HTML5
13 45 (7.95%) J2EE
14 43 (7.60%) jQuery
15 40 (7.07%) JSF
16 36 (6.36%) RESTful
17 34 (6.01%) Java EE
18 32 (5.65%) JPA
19 28 (4.95%) Velocity
20 27 (4.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.77%) User Experience
2 36 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (3.53%) Algorithms
4 16 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.83%) RIA
5 13 (2.30%) Internet of Things
6 12 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.06%) Fintech
8 6 (1.06%) Tandem
9 5 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.35%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.35%) Replication
12 1 (0.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.18%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 102 (18.02%) Linux
2 55 (9.72%) Windows
3 51 (9.01%) Android
4 41 (7.24%) Unix
5 30 (5.30%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.47%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.18%) AIX
7 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (40.64%) Software Engineering
3 138 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
3 138 (24.38%) Scrum
4 113 (19.96%) SDLC
4 113 (19.96%) TDD
5 104 (18.37%) Test Automation
6 88 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
7 82 (14.49%) OO
8 81 (14.31%) Digital Marketing
8 81 (14.31%) Programme Management
9 75 (13.25%) Computer Science
10 72 (12.72%) DevOps
11 70 (12.37%) Microservices
12 68 (12.01%) BDD
13 58 (10.25%) Problem-Solving
14 56 (9.89%) Unit Testing
15 44 (7.77%) Continuous Delivery
15 44 (7.77%) Mentoring
16 39 (6.89%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 209 (36.93%) JavaScript
2 172 (30.39%) Python
3 162 (28.62%) C#
4 148 (26.15%) SQL
5 130 (22.97%) C++
6 53 (9.36%) C
7 37 (6.54%) Ruby
8 32 (5.65%) Scala
9 27 (4.77%) PHP
10 24 (4.24%) PowerShell
11 23 (4.06%) Java 8
12 20 (3.53%) Kotlin
13 19 (3.36%) Go
14 18 (3.18%) TypeScript
15 15 (2.65%) Clojure
15 15 (2.65%) Lua
16 14 (2.47%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.24%) Groovy
17 7 (1.24%) VB
18 6 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (18.02%) Degree
2 85 (15.02%) Security Cleared
3 59 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 58 (10.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (2.30%) ISEB
5 13 (2.30%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.24%) PhD
7 6 (1.06%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.18%) CEH
8 1 (0.18%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.18%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.18%) OSCP
8 1 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.95%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.18%) MISRA
2 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (7.42%) Docker
2 9 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (3.89%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.24%) Terraform
3 5 (0.88%) Ansible
4 4 (0.71%) HP ALM
5 3 (0.53%) Puppet
6 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.18%) Graphite
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 83 (14.66%) SAP
2 74 (13.07%) Oracle
3 37 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.18%) Atlassian
5 17 (3.00%) VMware
6 13 (2.30%) IBM
7 8 (1.41%) Progress
8 7 (1.24%) Google
9 6 (1.06%) IBM Sterling
10 5 (0.88%) Cognos
10 5 (0.88%) HP
11 4 (0.71%) Adobe
12 3 (0.53%) Tableau
12 3 (0.53%) Talend
12 3 (0.53%) Teradata
13 2 (0.35%) Informatica
13 2 (0.35%) Trillium
14 1 (0.18%) Apple
14 1 (0.18%) Facebook
14 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com