Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 799 782 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.45% 20.70% 14.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.75% 33.50% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 635 639 444
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%

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 2,299 2,334 1,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.72% 61.80% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,900 1,964 1,682
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 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 18 September 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 18 September 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.

1 490 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (38.05%) C#
3 280 (35.04%) JavaScript
4 254 (31.79%) HTML
5 236 (29.54%) Scrum
5 236 (29.54%) Continuous Integration
6 233 (29.16%) Software Engineering
7 232 (29.04%) Python
8 225 (28.16%) SQL
9 195 (24.41%) .NET
10 187 (23.40%) CSS
11 174 (21.78%) Degree
12 171 (21.40%) C++
13 161 (20.15%) TDD
14 153 (19.15%) Test Automation
14 153 (19.15%) SDLC
15 147 (18.40%) Finance
16 143 (17.90%) JUnit
17 141 (17.65%) Spring
18 130 (16.27%) Git (software)
18 130 (16.27%) Oracle
19 127 (15.89%) OO
20 126 (15.77%) Linux
21 120 (15.02%) Selenium
22 119 (14.89%) Computer Science
23 113 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
23 113 (14.14%) Telecoms
24 111 (13.89%) Electronics
24 111 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
25 108 (13.52%) BDD

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 59 (7.38%) Tomcat
2 44 (5.51%) Apache
3 40 (5.01%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (3.25%) Apache Spark
5 18 (2.25%) Confluence
6 16 (2.00%) CMS
7 14 (1.75%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.63%) JBoss
8 13 (1.63%) Jetty
9 12 (1.50%) nginx
10 9 (1.13%) Alfresco
10 9 (1.13%) Joomla!
10 9 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.00%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.75%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.25%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.25%) Simulink
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 111 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (2.13%) Amazon Kinesis
4 17 (2.13%) GitHub
5 16 (2.00%) SaaS
6 14 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.25%) AWS OpsWorks
8 8 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.38%) Serverless
11 1 (0.13%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.50%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.00%) Internet
3 18 (2.25%) IPv4
3 18 (2.25%) IPv6
4 11 (1.38%) Firewall
4 11 (1.38%) SMS
4 11 (1.38%) Wireless
5 8 (1.00%) DNS
6 6 (0.75%) SSL
7 5 (0.63%) Broadband
7 5 (0.63%) HTTP
8 4 (0.50%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.38%) DHCP
9 3 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.38%) Modbus
9 3 (0.38%) Network Security
9 3 (0.38%) PPP
9 3 (0.38%) Profibus
9 3 (0.38%) RS-232
9 3 (0.38%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 75 (9.39%) NoSQL
3 62 (7.76%) Hadoop
4 50 (6.26%) MongoDB
5 49 (6.13%) Big Data
6 38 (4.76%) MySQL
7 37 (4.63%) Relational Database
8 26 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (3.13%) Neo4j
10 23 (2.88%) RDBMS
11 22 (2.75%) Oracle Database
12 20 (2.50%) Redis
13 18 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
13 18 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (2.25%) InfluxDB
14 13 (1.63%) Couchbase
14 13 (1.63%) Riak
15 10 (1.25%) Power BI
16 9 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (1.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 143 (17.90%) JUnit
2 130 (16.27%) Git (software)
3 120 (15.02%) Selenium
4 99 (12.39%) Jenkins
5 88 (11.01%) Maven
6 76 (9.51%) JIRA
7 71 (8.89%) TestNG
8 70 (8.76%) Eclipse
9 69 (8.64%) Protractor
10 68 (8.51%) Subversion
11 67 (8.39%) Jasmine
12 53 (6.63%) Cucumber
13 46 (5.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 30 (3.75%) TeamCity
15 27 (3.38%) Android Studio
16 18 (2.25%) Bitbucket
16 18 (2.25%) Spock
17 17 (2.13%) JBehave
17 17 (2.13%) JMeter
17 17 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 147 (18.40%) Finance
2 113 (14.14%) Telecoms
3 111 (13.89%) Electronics
4 94 (11.76%) Marketing
5 93 (11.64%) Manufacturing
6 27 (3.38%) Games
7 18 (2.25%) Law
8 14 (1.75%) Retail
9 10 (1.25%) Banking
9 10 (1.25%) Japanese Language
10 6 (0.75%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.75%) Cantonese Language
10 6 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.50%) Advertising
12 3 (0.38%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 413 (51.69%) Developer
2 250 (31.29%) Java Developer
3 144 (18.02%) Software Developer
4 115 (14.39%) Software Engineer
5 78 (9.76%) Java Engineer
6 72 (9.01%) Architect
7 69 (8.64%) Senior Developer
8 61 (7.63%) Java Software Developer
9 58 (7.26%) Junior
10 57 (7.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 54 (6.76%) Junior Developer
12 53 (6.63%) .NET Developer
12 53 (6.63%) C# Developer
13 52 (6.51%) Analyst
13 52 (6.51%) Java Software Engineer
14 50 (6.26%) Graduate
15 46 (5.76%) Junior Software Developer
16 43 (5.38%) Graduate Developer
17 42 (5.26%) Lead Developer
17 42 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (31.79%) HTML
2 195 (24.41%) .NET
3 187 (23.40%) CSS
4 141 (17.65%) Spring
5 107 (13.39%) XML
6 100 (12.52%) AngularJS
7 97 (12.14%) Web Services
8 91 (11.39%) HTML5
8 91 (11.39%) REST
9 86 (10.76%) J2EE
10 73 (9.14%) Hibernate
11 57 (7.13%) React
12 55 (6.88%) Node.js
13 51 (6.38%) RESTful
14 50 (6.26%) jQuery
15 47 (5.88%) JPA
16 45 (5.63%) SOAP
17 35 (4.38%) ASP.NET
18 33 (4.13%) JSF
19 32 (4.01%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 119 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 73 (9.14%) User Experience
3 72 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 21 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.63%) RIA
7 17 (2.13%) Algorithms
8 16 (2.00%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.25%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.00%) Fintech
12 7 (0.88%) Clustering
12 7 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (0.63%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.50%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.38%) CAN bus
16 3 (0.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 126 (15.77%) Linux
2 71 (8.89%) Android
3 48 (6.01%) Apple iOS
4 32 (4.01%) Unix
4 32 (4.01%) Windows
5 29 (3.63%) CentOS
6 23 (2.88%) FreeBSD
7 10 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.88%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (29.54%) Continuous Integration
2 236 (29.54%) Scrum
3 233 (29.16%) Software Engineering
4 161 (20.15%) TDD
5 153 (19.15%) SDLC
5 153 (19.15%) Test Automation
6 127 (15.89%) OO
7 113 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
8 108 (13.52%) BDD
9 99 (12.39%) DevOps
10 93 (11.64%) Digital Marketing
10 93 (11.64%) Programme Management
11 78 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
12 66 (8.26%) Open Source
13 61 (7.63%) UML
14 57 (7.13%) Microservices
15 51 (6.38%) Mentoring
16 46 (5.76%) E-Commerce
16 46 (5.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 304 (38.05%) C#
2 280 (35.04%) JavaScript
3 232 (29.04%) Python
4 225 (28.16%) SQL
5 171 (21.40%) C++
6 69 (8.64%) C
7 54 (6.76%) Scala
8 49 (6.13%) Ruby
9 37 (4.63%) PHP
10 32 (4.01%) Perl
11 23 (2.88%) Java 8
12 21 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.38%) TypeScript
14 18 (2.25%) Clojure
14 18 (2.25%) Groovy
15 17 (2.13%) Go
16 12 (1.50%) Kotlin
16 12 (1.50%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.38%) Apple Swift
18 10 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 174 (21.78%) Degree
2 97 (12.14%) Security Cleared
3 78 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 46 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.38%) PhD
8 2 (0.25%) ISEB
8 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (8.01%) QA
2 13 (1.63%) ECSS
3 4 (0.50%) MISRA
3 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.25%) Def Stans
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.13%) GCP
6 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.13%) PMO
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (13.52%) Docker
2 8 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.13%) etcd
3 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (4.63%) Puppet
2 31 (3.88%) Kubernetes
3 26 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (2.50%) Ansible
5 18 (2.25%) Icinga
6 13 (1.63%) Terraform
7 11 (1.38%) HockeyApp
8 4 (0.50%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.38%) Nessus
9 3 (0.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.25%) Graphite
10 2 (0.25%) Kibana
10 2 (0.25%) logstash
10 2 (0.25%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.13%) Consul
11 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.13%) linkerd
11 1 (0.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 130 (16.27%) Oracle
2 97 (12.14%) SAP
3 90 (11.26%) Microsoft
4 45 (5.63%) Google
5 29 (3.63%) Atlassian
5 29 (3.63%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.13%) IBM
6 9 (1.13%) Tableau
7 6 (0.75%) Adobe
7 6 (0.75%) hybris
7 6 (0.75%) Perforce
8 3 (0.38%) Cisco
8 3 (0.38%) McAfee
8 3 (0.38%) NetScout
8 3 (0.38%) NetWitness
8 3 (0.38%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.25%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.25%) CA
10 1 (0.13%) Apple
10 1 (0.13%) TIBCO