Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 316 355 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.28% 21.04% 18.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.44% 32.39% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 210 267 255
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,125 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £66,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,111 1,096 1,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 64.26% 64.97% 65.35%
Number of salaries quoted 838 889 914
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,950 £28,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Gloucestershire

Java
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Java in Gloucestershire

Java
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Gloucestershire

Java
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Cheltenham -2 177 £47,500 -5.00% 27
Gloucester -6 76 £52,000 -5.45% 16
Tewkesbury +16 14 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 202 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (61.71%) Security Cleared
3 169 (53.48%) Python
4 163 (51.58%) DV Cleared
5 149 (47.15%) C++
6 132 (41.77%) Software Engineering
7 120 (37.97%) Linux
8 111 (35.13%) C#
9 98 (31.01%) DevOps
10 94 (29.75%) JavaScript
11 88 (27.85%) C
12 67 (21.20%) SQL
13 63 (19.94%) Oracle
14 59 (18.67%) Artificial Intelligence
15 54 (17.09%) Spring
16 50 (15.82%) Jenkins
17 48 (15.19%) Docker
17 48 (15.19%) Test Automation
18 47 (14.87%) OO
18 47 (14.87%) Cucumber
19 46 (14.56%) MongoDB
19 46 (14.56%) SAP
19 46 (14.56%) Scrum
19 46 (14.56%) TDD
20 45 (14.24%) JIRA
20 45 (14.24%) Public Sector
21 44 (13.92%) Node.js
22 43 (13.61%) Big Data
23 42 (13.29%) Java EE
23 42 (13.29%) Ruby

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 40 (12.66%) JBoss
2 25 (7.91%) Confluence
3 21 (6.65%) Apache
3 21 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (6.65%) WebLogic
4 13 (4.11%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.53%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.90%) Mule ESB
7 6 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.58%) Mule
9 1 (0.32%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.32%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 21 (6.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.22%) OpenShift
4 5 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.43%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.11%) SSH
3 8 (2.53%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.90%) HTTP
5 4 (1.27%) Internet
6 2 (0.63%) DNS
6 2 (0.63%) Firewall
6 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.56%) MongoDB
2 43 (13.61%) Big Data
3 33 (10.44%) Hadoop
4 29 (9.18%) Relational Database
5 26 (8.23%) MySQL
6 18 (5.70%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.85%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.53%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.22%) OrientDB
9 7 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.95%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (0.95%) Impala
12 3 (0.95%) SQL Server
13 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.32%) GIS
14 1 (0.32%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 50 (15.82%) Jenkins
2 47 (14.87%) Cucumber
3 45 (14.24%) JIRA
4 40 (12.66%) Git (software)
5 35 (11.08%) JUnit
6 33 (10.44%) LoadRunner
7 31 (9.81%) Bitbucket
8 30 (9.49%) Selenium
9 25 (7.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (6.96%) Bitbucket Server
11 21 (6.65%) HP UFT
12 15 (4.75%) EasyMock
13 12 (3.80%) Eclipse
13 12 (3.80%) JMeter
14 11 (3.48%) Maven
15 8 (2.53%) git-flow
16 7 (2.22%) Subversion
17 6 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 5 (1.58%) IntelliJ
19 4 (1.27%) Ant
General
1 45 (14.24%) Public Sector
2 35 (11.08%) Electronics
3 31 (9.81%) Telecoms
4 27 (8.54%) Finance
4 27 (8.54%) Manufacturing
4 27 (8.54%) Marketing
5 17 (5.38%) Law
6 5 (1.58%) Games
6 5 (1.58%) Military
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Fire and Rescue
7 1 (0.32%) Police
7 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 137 (43.35%) Developer
2 97 (30.70%) Java Developer
3 85 (26.90%) Software Engineer
4 48 (15.19%) Analyst
5 45 (14.24%) Software Developer
6 34 (10.76%) Test Analyst
7 29 (9.18%) Java Engineer
8 28 (8.86%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (6.65%) Technical Analyst
10 20 (6.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 20 (6.33%) Technical Test Analyst
11 18 (5.70%) Java Software Developer
12 17 (5.38%) Test Engineer
13 16 (5.06%) Python Engineer
14 15 (4.75%) Python Software Engineer
15 12 (3.80%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.80%) C++ Developer
15 12 (3.80%) C++/C# Developer
15 12 (3.80%) Senior Developer
15 12 (3.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.09%) Spring
2 44 (13.92%) Node.js
3 42 (13.29%) Java EE
4 39 (12.34%) EJB
5 38 (12.03%) AngularJS
6 36 (11.39%) Web Services
7 31 (9.81%) Hibernate
7 31 (9.81%) React
8 28 (8.86%) .NET
8 28 (8.86%) Gherkin
9 25 (7.91%) HTML
9 25 (7.91%) XML
10 23 (7.28%) CSS
11 22 (6.96%) JSF
11 22 (6.96%) REST
12 20 (6.33%) J2EE
13 19 (6.01%) SOAP
14 14 (4.43%) JSON
15 11 (3.48%) CSS3
15 11 (3.48%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.39%) Cyberthreat
2 26 (8.23%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (6.01%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (5.38%) Wiki
5 13 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.53%) Robotics
7 7 (2.22%) User Experience
8 6 (1.90%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.58%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.58%) PKI
10 4 (1.27%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.63%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.32%) Cyberattack
13 1 (0.32%) iPhone
13 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 120 (37.97%) Linux
2 38 (12.03%) Unix
3 33 (10.44%) Windows
4 29 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (7.91%) CentOS
6 11 (3.48%) Android
7 8 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.53%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.90%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.58%) Debian
10 4 (1.27%) AIX
11 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (41.77%) Software Engineering
3 98 (31.01%) DevOps
4 59 (18.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 48 (15.19%) Test Automation
6 47 (14.87%) OO
7 46 (14.56%) Scrum
7 46 (14.56%) TDD
8 37 (11.71%) Test Scripting
9 35 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (11.08%) Machine Learning
10 33 (10.44%) Open Source
10 33 (10.44%) Test Strategy
11 28 (8.86%) Data Science
11 28 (8.86%) Software Testing
12 27 (8.54%) Analytics
12 27 (8.54%) BDD
12 27 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
12 27 (8.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (53.48%) Python
2 149 (47.15%) C++
3 111 (35.13%) C#
4 94 (29.75%) JavaScript
5 88 (27.85%) C
6 67 (21.20%) SQL
7 42 (13.29%) Ruby
8 26 (8.23%) VB
9 23 (7.28%) Bash Shell
10 22 (6.96%) Java 8
11 21 (6.65%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.11%) Go
13 11 (3.48%) Perl
14 10 (3.16%) R
15 7 (2.22%) Scala
16 5 (1.58%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.27%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.95%) PHP
19 2 (0.63%) Kotlin
19 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 195 (61.71%) Security Cleared
2 163 (51.58%) DV Cleared
3 41 (12.97%) SC Cleared
4 36 (11.39%) ISTQB
5 23 (7.28%) Degree
6 21 (6.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (6.01%) ISEB
7 19 (6.01%) MCP
7 19 (6.01%) OCP
7 19 (6.01%) Oracle Certification
7 19 (6.01%) SAP Certification
8 8 (2.53%) HNC
9 2 (0.63%) CCNA
9 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.63%) CISSP
9 2 (0.63%) GIAC
9 2 (0.63%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.63%) MCSE
9 2 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.85%) QA
2 8 (2.53%) IEC 61131
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (15.19%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (10.13%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (6.96%) Ansible
2 22 (6.96%) HP ALM
3 10 (3.16%) Kubernetes
3 10 (3.16%) Puppet
4 8 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.58%) Cloudify
5 5 (1.58%) Terraform
6 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 63 (19.94%) Oracle
2 46 (14.56%) SAP
3 33 (10.44%) HP
4 31 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 26 (8.23%) Red Hat
6 19 (6.01%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.58%) Alteryx
7 5 (1.58%) Apple
7 5 (1.58%) Talend
8 3 (0.95%) Google
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.32%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.32%) VMware