Period
to 18 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 14 3
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 834 509 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.57% 14.95% 21.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.94% 25.92% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 682 470 710
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £23,125 £28,475 £26,225
90th Percentile £71,150 £68,750 £75,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2387 1964 2397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 61.74% 57.70% 62.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1793 2143
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,100 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, 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.

1 452 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (37.89%) JavaScript
3 288 (34.53%) HTML
4 264 (31.65%) Software Engineering
5 251 (30.10%) C#
6 229 (27.46%) .NET
7 228 (27.34%) Degree
8 216 (25.90%) C++
9 211 (25.30%) OO
10 199 (23.86%) CSS
11 189 (22.66%) SQL
12 180 (21.58%) Finance
13 161 (19.30%) Computer Science
14 159 (19.06%) AngularJS
15 151 (18.11%) HTML5
16 146 (17.51%) TDD
17 141 (16.91%) SDLC
18 140 (16.79%) Scrum
19 138 (16.55%) XML
20 137 (16.43%) Spring
21 135 (16.19%) Linux
22 131 (15.71%) Python
23 129 (15.47%) Oracle
23 129 (15.47%) Test Automation
24 126 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
25 118 (14.15%) Telecoms
26 110 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
27 109 (13.07%) Microservices
28 107 (12.83%) Mathematics
29 106 (12.71%) Git (software)

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 54 (6.47%) Tomcat
2 29 (3.48%) Confluence
3 28 (3.36%) WebSphere
4 25 (3.00%) WebLogic
5 23 (2.76%) JBoss
6 21 (2.52%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.92%) Apache
8 13 (1.56%) Jetty
9 12 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.20%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.96%) IIS
12 7 (0.84%) Mule
13 6 (0.72%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.60%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.36%) Liferay
16 3 (0.36%) nginx
17 2 (0.24%) DNN
Applications
1 11 (1.32%) Simulink
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Maximo
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.12%) Shopify
3 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 57 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.64%) SaaS
4 4 (0.48%) BrowserStack
4 4 (0.48%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.24%) GitHub
5 2 (0.24%) Google Play
5 2 (0.24%) Office 365
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 34 (4.08%) Internet
3 15 (1.80%) HTTP
4 12 (1.44%) Wireshark
5 6 (0.72%) Firewall
6 4 (0.48%) SSL
7 3 (0.36%) DNS
7 3 (0.36%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (0.36%) Wireless
8 2 (0.24%) DHCP
8 2 (0.24%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.12%) FTP
9 1 (0.12%) NGN
9 1 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 90 (10.79%) NoSQL
3 66 (7.91%) MySQL
4 38 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (3.96%) Big Data
6 32 (3.84%) MongoDB
7 29 (3.48%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.64%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.80%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.80%) MarkLogic
11 13 (1.56%) Redis
12 12 (1.44%) Riak
13 11 (1.32%) Couchbase
14 8 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.48%) DB2
16 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.36%) Sybase ASE
17 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
17 2 (0.24%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 106 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 93 (11.15%) Selenium
3 74 (8.87%) JUnit
4 63 (7.55%) JIRA
5 59 (7.07%) Cucumber
6 54 (6.47%) Jenkins
7 41 (4.92%) Maven
8 36 (4.32%) Jasmine
8 36 (4.32%) TeamCity
9 32 (3.84%) Eclipse
9 32 (3.84%) Subversion
10 31 (3.72%) Protractor
11 29 (3.48%) TestNG
12 27 (3.24%) WebDriver
13 26 (3.12%) JMeter
14 20 (2.40%) Calabash
15 18 (2.16%) NUnit
16 17 (2.04%) Appium
17 16 (1.92%) SpecFlow
18 14 (1.68%) SoapUI
General
1 180 (21.58%) Finance
2 118 (14.15%) Telecoms
3 102 (12.23%) Manufacturing
4 98 (11.75%) Electronics
5 96 (11.51%) Marketing
6 72 (8.63%) Banking
7 41 (4.92%) Retail
8 19 (2.28%) Games
9 9 (1.08%) Advertising
10 8 (0.96%) Private Banking
11 7 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.72%) Back Office
12 6 (0.72%) Law
13 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.24%) Automotive
14 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Local Government
15 1 (0.12%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 444 (53.24%) Developer
2 233 (27.94%) Java Developer
3 126 (15.11%) Software Developer
3 126 (15.11%) Software Engineer
4 119 (14.27%) Graduate
5 96 (11.51%) Junior
6 90 (10.79%) Graduate Developer
7 79 (9.47%) Senior Developer
8 78 (9.35%) Graduate Software Developer
9 77 (9.23%) Junior Developer
10 76 (9.11%) Java Engineer
11 68 (8.15%) Senior Java Developer
12 64 (7.67%) Analyst
13 63 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
14 57 (6.83%) Lead Developer
15 53 (6.35%) Tester
16 51 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
17 49 (5.88%) Automation Tester
18 42 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
19 41 (4.92%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (34.53%) HTML
2 229 (27.46%) .NET
3 199 (23.86%) CSS
4 159 (19.06%) AngularJS
5 151 (18.11%) HTML5
6 138 (16.55%) XML
7 137 (16.43%) Spring
8 99 (11.87%) REST
9 89 (10.67%) Node.js
10 84 (10.07%) Web Services
11 80 (9.59%) J2EE
11 80 (9.59%) React
12 70 (8.39%) Hibernate
12 70 (8.39%) jQuery
13 56 (6.71%) CSS3
14 48 (5.76%) Backbone.js
15 46 (5.52%) JSON
16 43 (5.16%) SOAP
17 41 (4.92%) RESTful
18 38 (4.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 161 (19.30%) Computer Science
2 77 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (5.64%) User Experience
5 27 (3.24%) Algorithms
6 25 (3.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 24 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
9 16 (1.92%) iPad
10 15 (1.80%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.96%) Fintech
12 8 (0.96%) Photography
12 8 (0.96%) Robotics
13 5 (0.60%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (0.48%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 135 (16.19%) Linux
2 80 (9.59%) Windows
3 65 (7.79%) Unix
4 33 (3.96%) Android
5 29 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.08%) Solaris
8 5 (0.60%) AIX
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.24%) SmartOS
10 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) HPUX
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 211 (25.30%) OO
4 146 (17.51%) TDD
5 141 (16.91%) SDLC
6 140 (16.79%) Scrum
7 129 (15.47%) Test Automation
8 126 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
9 109 (13.07%) Microservices
10 107 (12.83%) Mathematics
11 102 (12.23%) Open Source
12 95 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
12 95 (11.39%) Programme Management
13 93 (11.15%) Digital Marketing
14 70 (8.39%) UML
15 66 (7.91%) Mentoring
16 56 (6.71%) OOP
16 56 (6.71%) Web Development
17 52 (6.24%) Front End Development
18 51 (6.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 316 (37.89%) JavaScript
2 251 (30.10%) C#
3 216 (25.90%) C++
4 189 (22.66%) SQL
5 131 (15.71%) Python
6 55 (6.59%) Perl
7 49 (5.88%) Scala
8 44 (5.28%) C
9 38 (4.56%) PHP
10 31 (3.72%) Ruby
11 24 (2.88%) Clojure
12 17 (2.04%) MATLAB
13 13 (1.56%) Fortran
14 9 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.08%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.96%) F#
15 8 (0.96%) Go
15 8 (0.96%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.96%) XPath
15 8 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 228 (27.34%) Degree
2 110 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (7.07%) Security Cleared
4 45 (5.40%) SC Cleared
5 31 (3.72%) Numerate Degree
6 27 (3.24%) DV Cleared
6 27 (3.24%) GCIA
7 25 (3.00%) CISSP
7 25 (3.00%) GCIH
7 25 (3.00%) PhD
7 25 (3.00%) SANS
8 13 (1.56%) CREST Certified
9 12 (1.44%) GIAC
10 11 (1.32%) Master's Degree
11 9 (1.08%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.84%) ISEB
13 5 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.12%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.16%) QA
2 16 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.72%) Def Stans
3 6 (0.72%) MISRA
3 6 (0.72%) MISRA C
4 5 (0.60%) SLA
5 3 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.12%) ECSS
6 1 (0.12%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (2.52%) Docker
2 16 (1.92%) Snort
3 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) HDFS
4 1 (0.12%) LXC
4 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (2.64%) Puppet
2 21 (2.52%) Ansible
3 19 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.44%) Nmap
5 5 (0.60%) HockeyApp
5 5 (0.60%) Kibana
5 5 (0.60%) logstash
5 5 (0.60%) Salt
6 4 (0.48%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.24%) Nessus
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.12%) Oozie
8 1 (0.12%) rkt
Vendors
1 129 (15.47%) Oracle
2 94 (11.27%) SAP
3 61 (7.31%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.40%) Google
5 18 (2.16%) IBM
6 16 (1.92%) ArcSight
6 16 (1.92%) LogRhythm
7 12 (1.44%) FireEye
8 7 (0.84%) Sybase
8 7 (0.84%) TIBCO
8 7 (0.84%) Zend
9 5 (0.60%) Adobe
9 5 (0.60%) Coverity
9 5 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.48%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.48%) Citrix
10 4 (0.48%) Pega
11 2 (0.24%) McAfee
11 2 (0.24%) NetScout
11 2 (0.24%) Sourcefire