Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 314 488 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.90% 23.01% 18.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.83% 39.39% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 256 386 324
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +10.39%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,625 £67,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1089 1239 1234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 65.56% 58.42% 59.61%
Number of salaries quoted 914 916 977
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £59,400
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +1 110 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Gloucester -8 62 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Cirencester -26 10 £45,000 -25.00%
Stroud - 5 £55,000 -
Tewkesbury - 3 £35,000 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 226 (71.97%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (49.36%) Linux
3 144 (45.86%) Spring
4 132 (42.04%) TDD
5 130 (41.40%) JUnit
6 129 (41.08%) JIRA
7 124 (39.49%) Scrum
8 117 (37.26%) Software Engineering
9 114 (36.31%) REST
10 112 (35.67%) MongoDB
10 112 (35.67%) SOAP
11 111 (35.35%) Hibernate
12 110 (35.03%) Finance
13 107 (34.08%) XML
14 106 (33.76%) Amazon AWS
15 105 (33.44%) Security Cleared
16 104 (33.12%) C++
17 103 (32.80%) BDD
18 96 (30.57%) Mule ESB
19 95 (30.25%) Git (software)
19 95 (30.25%) Tomcat
19 95 (30.25%) Electronics
20 94 (29.94%) JSON
20 94 (29.94%) Mule
21 93 (29.62%) Marketing
22 92 (29.30%) Python
22 92 (29.30%) SAP
23 89 (28.34%) Telecoms
23 89 (28.34%) Manufacturing
23 89 (28.34%) MVC

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 96 (30.57%) Mule ESB
2 95 (30.25%) Tomcat
3 94 (29.94%) Mule
4 74 (23.57%) JBoss
5 42 (13.38%) Confluence
6 37 (11.78%) Apache
7 27 (8.60%) WebSphere
8 20 (6.37%) Apache Spark
8 20 (6.37%) WebLogic
9 13 (4.14%) Anypoint
9 13 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (3.50%) GlassFish
11 9 (2.87%) IIS
12 5 (1.59%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.64%) CMS
14 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 106 (33.76%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (22.29%) SaaS
3 64 (20.38%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.50%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.96%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 3 (0.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.64%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.32%) Force.com
8 1 (0.32%) Office 365
8 1 (0.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.87%) Internet
2 6 (1.91%) Intranet
2 6 (1.91%) SSH
3 3 (0.96%) Network Security
4 2 (0.64%) Firewall
4 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.64%) Wireless
5 1 (0.32%) LDAP
5 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (35.67%) MongoDB
2 83 (26.43%) NoSQL
3 66 (21.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 39 (12.42%) Hadoop
5 37 (11.78%) Big Data
6 25 (7.96%) SQL Server
7 24 (7.64%) MySQL
8 17 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (4.14%) Apache Hive
10 12 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.96%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.32%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.32%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.32%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 130 (41.40%) JUnit
2 129 (41.08%) JIRA
3 95 (30.25%) Git (software)
4 65 (20.70%) IntelliJ
5 49 (15.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 39 (12.42%) Cucumber
7 28 (8.92%) Selenium
8 27 (8.60%) Bitbucket
8 27 (8.60%) Jenkins
8 27 (8.60%) Maven
9 22 (7.01%) EasyMock
10 21 (6.69%) Eclipse
11 19 (6.05%) LoadRunner
12 11 (3.50%) Gradle
12 11 (3.50%) Rational DOORS
12 11 (3.50%) SoapUI
13 10 (3.18%) TestNG
14 9 (2.87%) JMeter
15 8 (2.55%) Subversion
16 7 (2.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (35.03%) Finance
2 95 (30.25%) Electronics
3 93 (29.62%) Marketing
4 89 (28.34%) Manufacturing
4 89 (28.34%) Telecoms
5 53 (16.88%) Retail
6 6 (1.91%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.59%) Games
8 2 (0.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (46.18%) Developer
2 102 (32.48%) Java Developer
3 85 (27.07%) Software Engineer
4 50 (15.92%) Senior Developer
5 44 (14.01%) Java Engineer
6 41 (13.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 39 (12.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (6.69%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.73%) Analyst
9 18 (5.73%) Test Engineer
10 14 (4.46%) Development Team Leader
10 14 (4.46%) Software Development Team Leader
10 14 (4.46%) Software Team Leader
10 14 (4.46%) Team Leader
10 14 (4.46%) Test Analyst
11 13 (4.14%) Consultant
11 13 (4.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 12 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (3.50%) C# Software Engineer
13 11 (3.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (45.86%) Spring
2 114 (36.31%) REST
3 112 (35.67%) SOAP
4 111 (35.35%) Hibernate
5 107 (34.08%) XML
6 94 (29.94%) JSON
7 87 (27.71%) Web Services
8 83 (26.43%) Apache Camel
9 81 (25.80%) Spring MVC
10 80 (25.48%) JPA
11 78 (24.84%) Spring Integration
12 57 (18.15%) HTML
13 46 (14.65%) CSS
14 34 (10.83%) Java EE
15 33 (10.51%) AngularJS
16 29 (9.24%) EJB
17 24 (7.64%) J2EE
17 24 (7.64%) Node.js
18 19 (6.05%) HTML5
19 17 (5.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.01%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.73%) User Experience
3 17 (5.41%) Wiki
4 14 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.87%) Social Media
6 7 (2.23%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.64%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.64%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.64%) iPad
11 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.32%) Bitcoin
11 1 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 155 (49.36%) Linux
2 29 (9.24%) Windows
3 24 (7.64%) Unix
4 21 (6.69%) Android
5 17 (5.41%) CentOS
5 17 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.46%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.23%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.96%) AIX
9 2 (0.64%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (71.97%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (42.04%) TDD
3 124 (39.49%) Scrum
4 117 (37.26%) Software Engineering
5 103 (32.80%) BDD
6 89 (28.34%) Business Intelligence
6 89 (28.34%) Digital Marketing
6 89 (28.34%) MVC
6 89 (28.34%) Programme Management
7 85 (27.07%) Kanban
8 80 (25.48%) Integration Testing
9 62 (19.75%) Test Automation
10 51 (16.24%) E-Commerce
11 44 (14.01%) Cybersecurity
12 41 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (10.83%) OO
14 29 (9.24%) DevOps
15 28 (8.92%) ITIL
15 28 (8.92%) Test Strategy
16 26 (8.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 104 (33.12%) C++
2 92 (29.30%) Python
3 69 (21.97%) C#
4 68 (21.66%) JavaScript
5 65 (20.70%) C
6 57 (18.15%) SQL
7 28 (8.92%) Ruby
8 17 (5.41%) XPath
9 14 (4.46%) Perl
10 11 (3.50%) Groovy
11 10 (3.18%) PHP
12 8 (2.55%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.91%) VB
14 5 (1.59%) Scala
15 4 (1.27%) Apex Code
15 4 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.96%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.64%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.32%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 105 (33.44%) Security Cleared
2 66 (21.02%) DV Cleared
3 47 (14.97%) Degree
4 26 (8.28%) ISEB
5 24 (7.64%) ISTQB
6 20 (6.37%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.64%) CEH
8 2 (0.64%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.64%) EC-Council LPT
8 2 (0.64%) ECSA
8 2 (0.64%) EnCE
8 2 (0.64%) GCFA
8 2 (0.64%) GIAC
8 2 (0.64%) GPEN
8 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.91%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.18%) CloudHub
2 9 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.64%) EnCase
4 2 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (29.30%) SAP
2 78 (24.84%) Apple
3 36 (11.46%) Oracle
4 20 (6.37%) IBM
5 19 (6.05%) Red Hat
6 16 (5.10%) Atlassian
7 15 (4.78%) HP
8 11 (3.50%) MuleSoft
9 10 (3.18%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.55%) BT
11 4 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.27%) webMethods
12 3 (0.96%) VMware
13 2 (0.64%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.32%) Citrix
14 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.32%) Sybase