The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer - Java
South West / Bristol
Rank 129 131 120
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £48,750 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 1790 1867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.65% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1568 1569
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP