Period
to 28 July 2021

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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 220 196 300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.45% 22.61% 17.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.88% 36.64% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 108 162 225
10th Percentile £36,100 £34,550 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £68,813 £64,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 690 535 1,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.01% 61.71% 62.23%
Number of salaries quoted 374 425 820
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,125
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,700 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Gloucestershire

Java
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Java in Gloucestershire

Java
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

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 28 July 2021. 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 -10 129 £50,000 - 14
Gloucester -15 50 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Tewkesbury -14 8 £55,000 +7.32% 1
Cirencester +5 1 £55,000 -
Filton -1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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.

1 134 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (55.91%) Python
3 120 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 113 (51.36%) Security Cleared
5 110 (50.00%) Ansible
6 104 (47.27%) Linux
7 101 (45.91%) DevOps
8 97 (44.09%) Docker
9 89 (40.45%) Scrum
10 86 (39.09%) AWS
11 82 (37.27%) Jenkins
12 74 (33.64%) Kafka
12 74 (33.64%) C++
12 74 (33.64%) Apache NiFi
13 72 (32.73%) Mentoring
14 68 (30.91%) JIRA
15 67 (30.45%) Cyberattack
16 65 (29.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 62 (28.18%) SC Cleared
18 57 (25.91%) DV Cleared
18 57 (25.91%) Big Data
18 57 (25.91%) Machine Learning
18 57 (25.91%) Open Source
19 56 (25.45%) Confluence
19 56 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
19 56 (25.45%) Artificial Intelligence
19 56 (25.45%) Microservices
20 55 (25.00%) JavaScript
21 52 (23.64%) Test Automation
21 52 (23.64%) Azure

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 56 (25.45%) Confluence
2 44 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (5.91%) JBoss
4 9 (4.09%) Apache
5 8 (3.64%) Mule
5 8 (3.64%) Mule ESB
5 8 (3.64%) Red Hat Fuse
5 8 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.91%) OnBase
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 86 (39.09%) AWS
2 52 (23.64%) Azure
3 40 (18.18%) OpenShift
4 32 (14.55%) Serverless
5 18 (8.18%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (6.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.36%) SaaS
9 2 (0.91%) Fastly
10 1 (0.45%) Azure Pipelines
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Broadband
1 2 (0.91%) Firewall
1 2 (0.91%) Network Security
1 2 (0.91%) SSH
2 1 (0.45%) DHCP
2 1 (0.45%) DNS
2 1 (0.45%) Multicast
2 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.91%) Big Data
2 41 (18.64%) MongoDB
3 26 (11.82%) MySQL
4 24 (10.91%) Hadoop
5 23 (10.45%) Apache Accumulo
6 20 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.45%) ArangoDB
12 1 (0.45%) DB2
12 1 (0.45%) Flink
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 82 (37.27%) Jenkins
2 68 (30.91%) JIRA
3 27 (12.27%) Cucumber
3 27 (12.27%) Git (software)
3 27 (12.27%) Selenium
4 26 (11.82%) Eclipse
5 20 (9.09%) JMeter
5 20 (9.09%) Robot Framework
6 14 (6.36%) Maven
7 10 (4.55%) JUnit
7 10 (4.55%) ReSharper
7 10 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.09%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.36%) GitLab
10 2 (0.91%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.91%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.91%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.45%) Gradle
11 1 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 51 (23.18%) Finance
2 50 (22.73%) Legal
3 16 (7.27%) Public Sector
4 15 (6.82%) Electronics
4 15 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.36%) Manufacturing
5 14 (6.36%) Marketing
5 14 (6.36%) Social Skills
6 4 (1.82%) Law
6 4 (1.82%) Military
7 3 (1.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (38.18%) Developer
2 74 (33.64%) Software Engineer
3 55 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 29 (13.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 26 (11.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.64%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.73%) DV Cleared Java Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (2.27%) Analyst
11 5 (2.27%) Platform Engineer
12 4 (1.82%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (1.82%) Principal Software Engineer
12 4 (1.82%) Senior DevOps
12 4 (1.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 3 (1.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (33.64%) Apache NiFi
1 74 (33.64%) Kafka
2 34 (15.45%) Elastic Stack
3 33 (15.00%) React
4 31 (14.09%) Spring Boot
5 29 (13.18%) Node.js
6 26 (11.82%) Gherkin
7 24 (10.91%) AngularJS
8 22 (10.00%) HTML
9 21 (9.55%) ActiveMQ
9 21 (9.55%) CSS
9 21 (9.55%) HTML5
9 21 (9.55%) Spring
10 20 (9.09%) CSS3
10 20 (9.09%) LAMP
10 20 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (6.82%) REST
12 14 (6.36%) Java EE
12 14 (6.36%) Web Services
13 11 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 67 (30.45%) Cyberattack
2 22 (10.00%) User Experience
3 8 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (2.73%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.91%) Cloud Native
5 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.91%) PKI
6 1 (0.45%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.45%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (47.27%) Linux
2 65 (29.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 45 (20.45%) CentOS
4 9 (4.09%) Windows
5 4 (1.82%) Unix
6 2 (0.91%) Android
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 101 (45.91%) DevOps
4 89 (40.45%) Scrum
5 72 (32.73%) Mentoring
6 57 (25.91%) Machine Learning
6 57 (25.91%) Open Source
7 56 (25.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 56 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
7 56 (25.45%) Microservices
8 52 (23.64%) Cyber Intelligence
8 52 (23.64%) Test Automation
9 51 (23.18%) Data Science
10 47 (21.36%) Collaborative Working
10 47 (21.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 47 (21.36%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 46 (20.91%) Analytics
11 46 (20.91%) DevSecOps
11 46 (20.91%) Information Assurance
12 32 (14.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 123 (55.91%) Python
2 74 (33.64%) C++
3 55 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 40 (18.18%) C#
5 37 (16.82%) C
6 27 (12.27%) Bash Shell
7 24 (10.91%) Go
7 24 (10.91%) SQL
8 5 (2.27%) Java 8
9 4 (1.82%) Kotlin
9 4 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.82%) Scala
10 3 (1.36%) VB
11 2 (0.91%) Java 11
11 2 (0.91%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) Delphi
12 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.45%) Perl
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 113 (51.36%) Security Cleared
2 62 (28.18%) SC Cleared
3 57 (25.91%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.00%) Degree
5 4 (1.82%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.91%) ISEB
6 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.91%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 97 (44.09%) Docker
2 21 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.91%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.91%) vSphere
4 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 110 (50.00%) Ansible
2 39 (17.73%) Kubernetes
3 23 (10.45%) Puppet
4 19 (8.64%) Terraform
5 5 (2.27%) Packer
6 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.91%) Kibana
8 1 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (20.45%) Red Hat
2 33 (15.00%) Oracle
3 24 (10.91%) Atlassian
4 21 (9.55%) VMware
5 14 (6.36%) SAP
6 4 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.45%) WSO2