Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 243 482 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.36% 21.31% 20.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.91% 35.84% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 220 432 336
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% +6.25%

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 938 1345 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.16% 59.46% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 770 1083 988
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -4 100 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Gloucester -7 29 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Cirencester -7 22 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Tewkesbury +1 2 £35,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 192 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (52.67%) Spring
3 114 (46.91%) TDD
4 113 (46.50%) JIRA
4 113 (46.50%) Linux
5 109 (44.86%) Scrum
6 104 (42.80%) Hibernate
6 104 (42.80%) Amazon AWS
7 103 (42.39%) XML
8 102 (41.98%) SOAP
9 99 (40.74%) BDD
9 99 (40.74%) REST
10 98 (40.33%) JUnit
11 93 (38.27%) MongoDB
12 87 (35.80%) Git (software)
12 87 (35.80%) Tomcat
13 84 (34.57%) Mule ESB
14 82 (33.74%) Mule
15 79 (32.51%) Finance
16 77 (31.69%) JSON
17 72 (29.63%) Kanban
18 71 (29.22%) Software Engineering
19 70 (28.81%) JavaScript
20 69 (28.40%) Python
21 68 (27.98%) C++
21 68 (27.98%) MVC
21 68 (27.98%) Spring MVC
21 68 (27.98%) Apache Camel
22 66 (27.16%) SaaS
22 66 (27.16%) Integration Testing

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 87 (35.80%) Tomcat
2 84 (34.57%) Mule ESB
3 82 (33.74%) Mule
4 56 (23.05%) JBoss
5 42 (17.28%) Apache
6 26 (10.70%) Confluence
7 20 (8.23%) WebSphere
8 17 (7.00%) Anypoint
9 15 (6.17%) WebLogic
10 13 (5.35%) Apache Spark
10 13 (5.35%) IIS
11 12 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (4.94%) GlassFish
12 6 (2.47%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.65%) WordPress
14 2 (0.82%) CMS
15 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 104 (42.80%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (27.16%) SaaS
3 53 (21.81%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.12%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.82%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) GitHub
7 1 (0.41%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.58%) HTTP
2 9 (3.70%) Firewall
3 8 (3.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.47%) Internet
5 4 (1.65%) Intranet
5 4 (1.65%) SSH
5 4 (1.65%) SSL
6 2 (0.82%) FCoE
6 2 (0.82%) SNMP
7 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.41%) Wireless
7 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (38.27%) MongoDB
2 59 (24.28%) NoSQL
3 53 (21.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 40 (16.46%) Hadoop
5 37 (15.23%) Big Data
6 23 (9.47%) MySQL
7 22 (9.05%) SQL Server
8 13 (5.35%) Apache Hive
9 12 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.23%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.41%) OrientDB
12 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 113 (46.50%) JIRA
2 98 (40.33%) JUnit
3 87 (35.80%) Git (software)
4 54 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 35 (14.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 32 (13.17%) Eclipse
7 31 (12.76%) Maven
8 28 (11.52%) Cucumber
9 26 (10.70%) Jenkins
10 25 (10.29%) SoapUI
11 22 (9.05%) Selenium
12 15 (6.17%) Bitbucket
13 13 (5.35%) Visual Studio
14 12 (4.94%) Ant
14 12 (4.94%) Gradle
14 12 (4.94%) HP UFT
15 10 (4.12%) Rational DOORS
16 9 (3.70%) EasyMock
17 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (1.65%) Vagrant
General
1 79 (32.51%) Finance
2 65 (26.75%) Telecoms
3 64 (26.34%) Electronics
4 63 (25.93%) Manufacturing
4 63 (25.93%) Marketing
5 52 (21.40%) Retail
6 6 (2.47%) Games
7 4 (1.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (52.26%) Developer
2 102 (41.98%) Java Developer
3 58 (23.87%) Software Engineer
4 40 (16.46%) Senior Developer
5 34 (13.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (9.05%) Java Engineer
7 15 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (6.17%) Software Developer
8 12 (4.94%) Graduate
9 11 (4.53%) Architect
9 11 (4.53%) Consultant
9 11 (4.53%) Team Leader
9 11 (4.53%) Test Automation Manager
9 11 (4.53%) Test Manager
10 10 (4.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (4.12%) Development Team Leader
10 10 (4.12%) Senior Consultant
10 10 (4.12%) Software Development Team Leader
10 10 (4.12%) Software Team Leader
10 10 (4.12%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (52.67%) Spring
2 104 (42.80%) Hibernate
3 103 (42.39%) XML
4 102 (41.98%) SOAP
5 99 (40.74%) REST
6 77 (31.69%) JSON
7 68 (27.98%) Apache Camel
7 68 (27.98%) Spring MVC
8 65 (26.75%) Web Services
9 63 (25.93%) JPA
9 63 (25.93%) Spring Integration
10 61 (25.10%) HTML
11 59 (24.28%) CSS
12 36 (14.81%) jQuery
13 34 (13.99%) J2EE
14 33 (13.58%) AngularJS
14 33 (13.58%) Node.js
15 28 (11.52%) React
16 25 (10.29%) Java EE
17 24 (9.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.47%) Wiki
5 5 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.23%) PKI
7 3 (1.23%) User Experience
8 2 (0.82%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) AS400
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 113 (46.50%) Linux
2 23 (9.47%) Unix
3 19 (7.82%) Windows
4 12 (4.94%) Android
5 11 (4.53%) Windows Server
6 10 (4.12%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.47%) CentOS
7 6 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.82%) AIX
10 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (46.91%) TDD
3 109 (44.86%) Scrum
4 99 (40.74%) BDD
5 72 (29.63%) Kanban
6 71 (29.22%) Software Engineering
7 68 (27.98%) MVC
8 66 (27.16%) Integration Testing
9 63 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
9 63 (25.93%) Digital Marketing
9 63 (25.93%) Programme Management
10 52 (21.40%) E-Commerce
11 40 (16.46%) Test Automation
12 26 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (9.88%) Analytics
14 21 (8.64%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (8.64%) OO
15 18 (7.41%) ITIL
15 18 (7.41%) User Stories
16 17 (7.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 69 (28.40%) Python
3 68 (27.98%) C++
4 52 (21.40%) SQL
5 39 (16.05%) C#
6 34 (13.99%) C
7 24 (9.88%) Groovy
8 20 (8.23%) Ruby
9 17 (7.00%) PHP
10 16 (6.58%) XPath
11 13 (5.35%) VBScript
12 11 (4.53%) Jython
12 11 (4.53%) Perl
13 7 (2.88%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.47%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.47%) VB
15 2 (0.82%) Korn
16 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (23.05%) Security Cleared
2 46 (18.93%) Degree
3 30 (12.35%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.47%) CCNA
5 6 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.47%) CISSP
5 6 (2.47%) GIAC
5 6 (2.47%) ISEB
5 6 (2.47%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (2.47%) MCSE
5 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (2.47%) SANS
5 6 (2.47%) SSCP
6 5 (2.06%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.06%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.23%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) GDPR
3 1 (0.41%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (5.76%) Docker
2 4 (1.65%) vSphere
3 2 (0.82%) NFS
3 2 (0.82%) Samba
3 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.82%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.94%) CA Service Virtualization
2 11 (4.53%) CloudHub
3 7 (2.88%) Puppet
4 5 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.06%) Salt
5 3 (1.23%) Ansible
6 2 (0.82%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.82%) Nagios
6 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (26.34%) SAP
2 63 (25.93%) Apple
3 37 (15.23%) Oracle
4 18 (7.41%) IBM
5 17 (7.00%) HP
6 14 (5.76%) MuleSoft
7 12 (4.94%) Atlassian
7 12 (4.94%) CA
8 10 (4.12%) Google
8 10 (4.12%) Microsoft
9 8 (3.29%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.65%) Twitter
10 4 (1.65%) VMware
11 3 (1.23%) EMC
12 2 (0.82%) NetApp
12 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.41%) Capita
13 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.41%) webMethods