Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 677 828 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.66% 21.75% 18.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.40% 35.86% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 548 703 503
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £78,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +9.41%

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 2,156 2,309 1,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 59.41% 60.65% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,770 1,942 1,599
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 £19,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 405 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (34.12%) Software Engineering
3 220 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 212 (31.31%) C#
5 182 (26.88%) Python
5 182 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
6 180 (26.59%) Scrum
7 178 (26.29%) HTML
8 174 (25.70%) SQL
9 154 (22.75%) TDD
10 145 (21.42%) C++
11 129 (19.05%) Finance
12 127 (18.76%) .NET
13 124 (18.32%) SDLC
14 122 (18.02%) Electronics
14 122 (18.02%) Spring
14 122 (18.02%) Degree
15 117 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
16 116 (17.13%) Telecoms
17 113 (16.69%) Web Services
18 112 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
19 109 (16.10%) SAP
20 107 (15.81%) Marketing
21 106 (15.66%) Digital Marketing
21 106 (15.66%) CSS
21 106 (15.66%) Manufacturing
21 106 (15.66%) Programme Management
22 104 (15.36%) OO
22 104 (15.36%) Test Automation
23 97 (14.33%) Security Cleared

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 36 (5.32%) Tomcat
2 25 (3.69%) Apache
2 25 (3.69%) Apache Spark
3 14 (2.07%) JBoss
4 13 (1.92%) Jetty
5 11 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.33%) CMS
7 8 (1.18%) Alfresco
7 8 (1.18%) Joomla!
7 8 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.59%) Confluence
9 4 (0.59%) nginx
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.30%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.15%) WildFly
12 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (0.89%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.30%) Simulink
3 1 (0.15%) InDesign
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Teamcenter
2 4 (0.59%) Magento
3 3 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 112 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.07%) SaaS
5 7 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (1.03%) GitHub
5 7 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.44%) Serverless
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.84%) Internet
2 13 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.77%) Firewall
4 9 (1.33%) Wireless
5 7 (1.03%) DNS
6 5 (0.74%) Broadband
7 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.59%) IPv4
7 4 (0.59%) IPv6
7 4 (0.59%) Modbus
7 4 (0.59%) PPP
7 4 (0.59%) Profibus
7 4 (0.59%) RS-232
7 4 (0.59%) RS-422
7 4 (0.59%) RS-485
7 4 (0.59%) SSL
8 3 (0.44%) DHCP
8 3 (0.44%) SMS
8 3 (0.44%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.24%) Hadoop
3 45 (6.65%) NoSQL
4 42 (6.20%) Big Data
5 36 (5.32%) MongoDB
6 34 (5.02%) MySQL
7 33 (4.87%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (3.40%) Oracle Database
10 19 (2.81%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.36%) DB2
12 13 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.03%) Couchbase
14 7 (1.03%) Redis
14 7 (1.03%) Riak
14 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
16 5 (0.74%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 92 (13.59%) Maven
2 90 (13.29%) Git (software)
3 75 (11.08%) Selenium
4 71 (10.49%) JUnit
5 65 (9.60%) Jenkins
6 56 (8.27%) Subversion
7 51 (7.53%) Eclipse
8 41 (6.06%) Cucumber
9 34 (5.02%) JIRA
10 31 (4.58%) Protractor
11 30 (4.43%) Jasmine
12 27 (3.99%) TestNG
13 19 (2.81%) SpecFlow
13 19 (2.81%) TeamCity
13 19 (2.81%) WebDriver
14 15 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
14 15 (2.22%) Trac
14 15 (2.22%) Visual Studio
15 14 (2.07%) Android Studio
16 13 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 129 (19.05%) Finance
2 122 (18.02%) Electronics
3 116 (17.13%) Telecoms
4 107 (15.81%) Marketing
5 106 (15.66%) Manufacturing
6 29 (4.28%) Law
7 21 (3.10%) Games
8 10 (1.48%) Japanese Language
9 7 (1.03%) Retail
10 3 (0.44%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.44%) Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Avionics
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 331 (48.89%) Developer
2 188 (27.77%) Java Developer
3 135 (19.94%) Software Engineer
4 117 (17.28%) Software Developer
5 74 (10.93%) Architect
6 67 (9.90%) Java Engineer
7 65 (9.60%) Java Software Engineer
8 61 (9.01%) Senior Developer
9 54 (7.98%) Junior
10 53 (7.83%) Java Software Developer
11 51 (7.53%) Junior Developer
11 51 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
12 48 (7.09%) Analyst
13 47 (6.94%) Junior Software Developer
14 46 (6.79%) Technical Architect
15 40 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
16 38 (5.61%) Lead Developer
17 37 (5.47%) Java Architect
18 30 (4.43%) Java Technical Architect
19 29 (4.28%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (26.29%) HTML
2 127 (18.76%) .NET
3 122 (18.02%) Spring
4 113 (16.69%) Web Services
5 106 (15.66%) CSS
6 95 (14.03%) XML
7 90 (13.29%) REST
8 87 (12.85%) AngularJS
9 82 (12.11%) J2EE
10 68 (10.04%) HTML5
11 66 (9.75%) Hibernate
12 63 (9.31%) Node.js
13 54 (7.98%) RESTful
13 54 (7.98%) SOAP
14 49 (7.24%) React
15 44 (6.50%) JPA
16 40 (5.91%) JSF
17 37 (5.47%) Spring MVC
18 35 (5.17%) jQuery
19 32 (4.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.75%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (5.32%) User Experience
3 25 (3.69%) RIA
4 13 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.62%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.18%) Fintech
8 5 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.59%) CAN bus
9 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.59%) Tandem
10 2 (0.30%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.30%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.15%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.15%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.44%) Linux
2 68 (10.04%) Android
3 40 (5.91%) Apple iOS
4 35 (5.17%) Unix
4 35 (5.17%) Windows
5 10 (1.48%) FreeBSD
6 8 (1.18%) CentOS
7 4 (0.59%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) AIX
8 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (34.12%) Software Engineering
3 182 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
4 180 (26.59%) Scrum
5 154 (22.75%) TDD
6 124 (18.32%) SDLC
7 117 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
8 106 (15.66%) Digital Marketing
8 106 (15.66%) Programme Management
9 104 (15.36%) OO
9 104 (15.36%) Test Automation
10 84 (12.41%) Computer Science
11 75 (11.08%) BDD
12 74 (10.93%) DevOps
13 61 (9.01%) Microservices
14 56 (8.27%) UML
15 55 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
16 51 (7.53%) Mentoring
17 49 (7.24%) SOA
18 45 (6.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 220 (32.50%) JavaScript
2 212 (31.31%) C#
3 182 (26.88%) Python
4 174 (25.70%) SQL
5 145 (21.42%) C++
6 54 (7.98%) C
7 49 (7.24%) Ruby
8 42 (6.20%) Scala
9 30 (4.43%) PHP
10 27 (3.99%) TypeScript
11 20 (2.95%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.81%) Java 8
13 18 (2.66%) Go
14 15 (2.22%) Perl
14 15 (2.22%) Shell Script
15 14 (2.07%) Bash Shell
15 14 (2.07%) Kotlin
16 11 (1.62%) Clojure
17 10 (1.48%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (18.02%) Degree
2 97 (14.33%) Security Cleared
3 63 (9.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 42 (6.20%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.03%) ISEB
7 6 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PhD
8 2 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.79%) QA
2 9 (1.33%) ECSS
3 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.30%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (10.78%) Docker
2 4 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.15%) etcd
Systems Management
1 36 (5.32%) Kubernetes
2 22 (3.25%) Puppet
3 11 (1.62%) Ansible
3 11 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.74%) Terraform
5 4 (0.59%) Icinga
6 3 (0.44%) Graphite
6 3 (0.44%) Nessus
7 2 (0.30%) Kibana
7 2 (0.30%) logstash
7 2 (0.30%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.15%) Consul
8 1 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.15%) linkerd
8 1 (0.15%) Mesos
8 1 (0.15%) Salt
8 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 109 (16.10%) SAP
2 96 (14.18%) Oracle
3 72 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 26 (3.84%) Google
5 13 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.89%) Perforce
7 6 (0.89%) VMware
8 5 (0.74%) IBM
9 4 (0.59%) Adobe
9 4 (0.59%) IBM Sterling
10 3 (0.44%) Cisco
10 3 (0.44%) McAfee
10 3 (0.44%) NetScout
10 3 (0.44%) NetWitness
10 3 (0.44%) Palo Alto
10 3 (0.44%) Teradata
11 2 (0.30%) hybris
11 2 (0.30%) Tableau
12 1 (0.15%) New Relic