Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £54,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 130 98
Rank change year-on-year -7 -32 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 65 52 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.71% 1.62% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.67% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 54 51 102
Bristol median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,375 £40,000 £37,650
90th Percentile £70,175 £68,750 £85,000
South West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3702 3111 3671
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 96.95% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3076 2664 3178
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Bristol.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Bristol

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (55.38%) Spring
4 30 (46.15%) Finance
5 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
6 27 (41.54%) HTML
6 27 (41.54%) Microservices
7 26 (40.00%) REST
7 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
8 24 (36.92%) Software Engineering
9 23 (35.38%) OO
9 23 (35.38%) React
10 22 (33.85%) TDD
10 22 (33.85%) Degree
11 21 (32.31%) NoSQL
12 20 (30.77%) HTML5
12 20 (30.77%) SQL
13 19 (29.23%) C#
13 19 (29.23%) XML
14 17 (26.15%) Hibernate
15 16 (24.62%) Scrum
15 16 (24.62%) Telecoms
15 16 (24.62%) Web Services
16 15 (23.08%) SAP
16 15 (23.08%) CSS
16 15 (23.08%) Electronics
16 15 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (23.08%) Programme Management
16 15 (23.08%) Manufacturing
16 15 (23.08%) Marketing

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 9 (13.85%) Mule
1 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.23%) Confluence
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) NGN
1 1 (1.54%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.62%) MarkLogic
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
1 11 (16.92%) JUnit
2 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
3 6 (9.23%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Mockito
5 1 (1.54%) MSTest
5 1 (1.54%) NUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 30 (46.15%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Telecoms
3 15 (23.08%) Electronics
3 15 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 15 (23.08%) Marketing
4 9 (13.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) Spring
2 27 (41.54%) HTML
3 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 26 (40.00%) REST
4 23 (35.38%) React
5 20 (30.77%) HTML5
6 19 (29.23%) XML
7 17 (26.15%) Hibernate
8 16 (24.62%) Web Services
9 15 (23.08%) CSS
10 14 (21.54%) Node.js
11 13 (20.00%) .NET
12 12 (18.46%) J2EE
12 12 (18.46%) SOAP
13 11 (16.92%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (15.38%) JMS
15 9 (13.85%) JPA
15 9 (13.85%) Middleware
15 9 (13.85%) RESTful
15 9 (13.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.23%) iPad
5 3 (4.62%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) Microservices
3 24 (36.92%) Software Engineering
4 23 (35.38%) OO
5 22 (33.85%) TDD
6 16 (24.62%) Scrum
7 15 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (23.08%) Programme Management
8 10 (15.38%) MVC
9 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Kanban
10 7 (10.77%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (9.23%) BDD
11 6 (9.23%) DevOps
11 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.23%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.23%) Open Source
11 6 (9.23%) SOA
12 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) C#
5 10 (15.38%) Scala
6 7 (10.77%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) F#
8 1 (1.54%) XPath
8 1 (1.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.62%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Google
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle