Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 773 643 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.24% 19.77% 21.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.38% 35.35% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 662 514 705
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +16.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,375 £78,750 £83,750
South West median annual salary £46,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.06% +10.59% +13.33%

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 2,185 1,819 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 60.04% 55.92% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,834 1,552 1,977
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,150 £27,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Java.

1 444 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (38.16%) Software Engineering
3 291 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 220 (28.46%) C#
5 217 (28.07%) HTML
6 210 (27.17%) .NET
7 195 (25.23%) SQL
8 169 (21.86%) Python
9 167 (21.60%) CSS
10 158 (20.44%) Degree
11 150 (19.40%) Test Automation
12 146 (18.89%) C++
13 142 (18.37%) Git (software)
14 141 (18.24%) Microservices
15 133 (17.21%) TDD
16 131 (16.95%) Spring
17 126 (16.30%) Linux
17 126 (16.30%) AngularJS
18 122 (15.78%) OO
19 121 (15.65%) Finance
20 119 (15.39%) Computer Science
21 117 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
22 115 (14.88%) Scrum
23 111 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
23 111 (14.36%) HTML5
24 104 (13.45%) User Experience
25 99 (12.81%) XML
26 98 (12.68%) BDD
27 97 (12.55%) J2EE
28 96 (12.42%) SQL Server

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 46 (5.95%) Apache Spark
2 39 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 35 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (2.98%) Apache
5 17 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.07%) DNN
7 15 (1.94%) Confluence
8 14 (1.81%) JBoss
9 13 (1.68%) Jetty
10 12 (1.55%) Apache Pig
11 11 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (1.42%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.78%) IIS
12 6 (0.78%) Mule
13 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.26%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.26%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.52%) Simulink
4 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 111 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (4.14%) Amazon Kinesis
4 28 (3.62%) Amazon EMR
5 17 (2.20%) GitHub
6 13 (1.68%) SaaS
6 13 (1.68%) TestFlight
7 10 (1.29%) PaaS
8 9 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.03%) IaaS
10 7 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (0.91%) Serverless
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.52%) Bluemix
11 4 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.39%) Firebase
12 3 (0.39%) Google Play
13 2 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 22 (2.85%) Internet
3 21 (2.72%) Wireless
4 13 (1.68%) MQTT
5 10 (1.29%) DNS
6 9 (1.16%) Firewall
7 7 (0.91%) SMS
8 6 (0.78%) VPN
9 5 (0.65%) DHCP
10 3 (0.39%) HTTP
11 2 (0.26%) AMQP
12 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.13%) LDAP
12 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
12 1 (0.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 85 (11.00%) NoSQL
3 68 (8.80%) Big Data
4 44 (5.69%) MySQL
5 38 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.14%) Amazon Redshift
7 29 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 28 (3.62%) Amazon Athena
8 28 (3.62%) Oracle Database
9 27 (3.49%) RDBMS
10 25 (3.23%) BigQuery
11 24 (3.10%) Hadoop
12 17 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.55%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.55%) Impala
13 12 (1.55%) MS Access
13 12 (1.55%) Power BI
13 12 (1.55%) Presto
13 12 (1.55%) Spotfire
14 9 (1.16%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 142 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 92 (11.90%) JIRA
2 92 (11.90%) JUnit
3 80 (10.35%) Jenkins
4 58 (7.50%) Maven
5 57 (7.37%) Selenium
6 56 (7.24%) Cucumber
7 49 (6.34%) Calabash
8 41 (5.30%) TeamCity
9 38 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 35 (4.53%) Android Studio
11 31 (4.01%) Eclipse
12 27 (3.49%) Gradle
13 26 (3.36%) Appium
13 26 (3.36%) Bitbucket
14 25 (3.23%) SpecFlow
15 24 (3.10%) Subversion
16 23 (2.98%) Mockito
17 19 (2.46%) TestNG
18 18 (2.33%) Protractor
General
1 121 (15.65%) Finance
2 80 (10.35%) Electronics
3 52 (6.73%) Banking
3 52 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 47 (6.08%) Marketing
5 41 (5.30%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.36%) Retail
7 20 (2.59%) Advertising
8 18 (2.33%) Games
9 7 (0.91%) Back Office
10 6 (0.78%) Law
11 3 (0.39%) French Language
11 3 (0.39%) German Language
11 3 (0.39%) Legal
12 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 416 (53.82%) Developer
2 238 (30.79%) Java Developer
3 128 (16.56%) Software Engineer
4 106 (13.71%) Software Developer
5 101 (13.07%) Java Engineer
6 80 (10.35%) Senior Developer
7 70 (9.06%) Java Software Engineer
8 65 (8.41%) Java Software Developer
9 63 (8.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 52 (6.73%) Graduate
11 45 (5.82%) Lead Developer
12 44 (5.69%) Graduate Developer
12 44 (5.69%) Senior Software Engineer
13 43 (5.56%) Analyst
14 41 (5.30%) Graduate Software Developer
15 40 (5.17%) Architect
16 39 (5.05%) Test Engineer
17 38 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 37 (4.79%) Junior
19 32 (4.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (28.07%) HTML
2 210 (27.17%) .NET
3 167 (21.60%) CSS
4 131 (16.95%) Spring
5 126 (16.30%) AngularJS
6 111 (14.36%) HTML5
7 99 (12.81%) XML
8 97 (12.55%) J2EE
9 93 (12.03%) Web Services
10 84 (10.87%) REST
11 76 (9.83%) Node.js
12 66 (8.54%) React
13 60 (7.76%) Hibernate
14 55 (7.12%) RESTful
15 45 (5.82%) SOAP
16 40 (5.17%) JSON
17 38 (4.92%) ASP.NET
18 36 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 35 (4.53%) JMS
19 35 (4.53%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 119 (15.39%) Computer Science
2 104 (13.45%) User Experience
3 39 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (4.79%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (3.88%) Robotics
6 24 (3.10%) Algorithms
7 23 (2.98%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.72%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.59%) Clustering
9 20 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
10 17 (2.20%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
11 14 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
12 12 (1.55%) Digital Media
13 11 (1.42%) Fintech
13 11 (1.42%) Internet of Things
14 10 (1.29%) Photography
15 9 (1.16%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (16.30%) Linux
2 59 (7.63%) Android
3 51 (6.60%) Windows
4 38 (4.92%) Unix
5 32 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.42%) Robot Operating System
7 8 (1.03%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (38.16%) Software Engineering
3 150 (19.40%) Test Automation
4 141 (18.24%) Microservices
5 133 (17.21%) TDD
6 122 (15.78%) OO
7 117 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
8 115 (14.88%) Scrum
9 98 (12.68%) BDD
10 96 (12.42%) SDLC
11 92 (11.90%) Open Source
12 82 (10.61%) DevOps
13 67 (8.67%) Mathematics
14 63 (8.15%) Mentoring
15 60 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
16 58 (7.50%) Unit Testing
17 53 (6.86%) Machine Learning
18 50 (6.47%) Coaching
19 49 (6.34%) Analytics
20 47 (6.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 291 (37.65%) JavaScript
2 220 (28.46%) C#
3 195 (25.23%) SQL
4 169 (21.86%) Python
5 146 (18.89%) C++
6 90 (11.64%) Scala
7 57 (7.37%) Ruby
8 46 (5.95%) PHP
9 31 (4.01%) C
10 21 (2.72%) Perl
11 19 (2.46%) Go
12 18 (2.33%) Clojure
13 16 (2.07%) F#
14 13 (1.68%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.55%) Haskell
15 12 (1.55%) VBA
16 10 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.29%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.29%) R
16 10 (1.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 158 (20.44%) Degree
2 61 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 49 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (4.53%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.36%) PhD
6 24 (3.10%) DV Cleared
7 22 (2.85%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (1.81%) CISSP
8 14 (1.81%) CREST Certified
8 14 (1.81%) GCIA
8 14 (1.81%) GCIH
8 14 (1.81%) SANS
9 6 (0.78%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.39%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.43%) QA
2 16 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.16%) MISRA
4 5 (0.65%) SLA
5 3 (0.39%) ECSS
5 3 (0.39%) WCAG
6 2 (0.26%) HL7
6 2 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 55 (7.12%) Docker
2 5 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) LXC
3 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (4.40%) HockeyApp
2 19 (2.46%) Ansible
3 18 (2.33%) Puppet
4 13 (1.68%) Terraform
5 9 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.52%) Nessus
8 2 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 82 (10.61%) Oracle
2 68 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.69%) SAP
4 37 (4.79%) Atlassian
5 18 (2.33%) Google
6 16 (2.07%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.68%) Tableau
8 10 (1.29%) Remedy
8 10 (1.29%) VMware
9 8 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.91%) IBM
11 6 (0.78%) CA Agile Central
11 6 (0.78%) Cadence
12 5 (0.65%) Apple
13 4 (0.52%) Capita
13 4 (0.52%) Cisco
13 4 (0.52%) McAfee
13 4 (0.52%) NetScout
13 4 (0.52%) Palo Alto
13 4 (0.52%) Sourcefire