Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 211 286 300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.38% 17.49% 18.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.93% 28.51% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 152 213 239
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £29,950
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%

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 604 1,003 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.20% 61.35% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 455 755 870
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,700
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 2020. 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 85 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Gloucester +7 60 £56,250 +8.17% 5
Tewkesbury +17 20 £51,250 +36.67% 3
Filton - 3 £50,000 -
Cirencester -5 2 - -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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.

1 141 (66.82%) Security Cleared
2 115 (54.50%) DV Cleared
3 113 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (48.34%) Python
5 100 (47.39%) C++
6 88 (41.71%) Software Engineering
7 87 (41.23%) DevOps
8 76 (36.02%) C#
8 76 (36.02%) Linux
9 69 (32.70%) JavaScript
10 61 (28.91%) OO
11 58 (27.49%) Docker
12 47 (22.27%) C
13 44 (20.85%) Ansible
13 44 (20.85%) Jenkins
13 44 (20.85%) Node.js
14 36 (17.06%) Oracle
15 33 (15.64%) React
16 32 (15.17%) Atlassian
17 31 (14.69%) MongoDB
17 31 (14.69%) AngularJS
18 30 (14.22%) Test Automation
18 30 (14.22%) TDD
19 29 (13.74%) SQL
19 29 (13.74%) Mentoring
20 28 (13.27%) JIRA
21 27 (12.80%) Degree
21 27 (12.80%) .NET
21 27 (12.80%) Unix
22 26 (12.32%) Scrum

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 20 (9.48%) Confluence
2 16 (7.58%) JBoss
3 10 (4.74%) Apache
4 6 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.84%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.37%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.47%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.32%) AWS
2 15 (7.11%) Azure
3 5 (2.37%) GitHub
4 2 (0.95%) Serverless
5 1 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.47%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) HTTP
2 7 (3.32%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.95%) SSH
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.47%) Wireless
6 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.69%) MongoDB
2 25 (11.85%) Hadoop
3 21 (9.95%) Big Data
4 14 (6.64%) MySQL
5 11 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.37%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (2.37%) GIS
8 4 (1.90%) SQLite
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.47%) ArangoDB
9 1 (0.47%) DB2
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (20.85%) Jenkins
2 28 (13.27%) JIRA
3 23 (10.90%) Selenium
4 22 (10.43%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.58%) Git (software)
5 16 (7.58%) JUnit
6 12 (5.69%) Maven
7 10 (4.74%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.84%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.84%) Subversion
9 4 (1.90%) CA Release Automation
9 4 (1.90%) Gradle
9 4 (1.90%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.90%) REST Assured
10 3 (1.42%) eggPlant
10 3 (1.42%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.42%) Postman
10 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (8.06%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Aerospace
2 7 (3.32%) Games
3 6 (2.84%) Military
3 6 (2.84%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.37%) Electronics
5 3 (1.42%) Law
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (43.60%) Developer
2 58 (27.49%) Software Engineer
3 46 (21.80%) Software Developer
4 45 (21.33%) Java Developer
5 12 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (5.69%) Java Software Developer
6 10 (4.74%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (4.74%) Principal Engineer
7 9 (4.27%) C++ Developer
7 9 (4.27%) C++/Java Developer
7 9 (4.27%) Java Engineer
7 9 (4.27%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (4.27%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.79%) Principal Software Engineer
9 7 (3.32%) Analyst
9 7 (3.32%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (3.32%) Python Developer
9 7 (3.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (3.32%) Tester
10 6 (2.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.85%) Node.js
2 33 (15.64%) React
3 31 (14.69%) AngularJS
4 27 (12.80%) .NET
5 25 (11.85%) Spring
6 20 (9.48%) HTML
7 16 (7.58%) Java EE
8 14 (6.64%) Apache NiFi
8 14 (6.64%) Enzyme
8 14 (6.64%) Jest
8 14 (6.64%) Kafka
9 12 (5.69%) REST
9 12 (5.69%) XML
10 11 (5.21%) Web Services
11 10 (4.74%) CSS
11 10 (4.74%) Hibernate
11 10 (4.74%) JSON
12 9 (4.27%) EJB
12 9 (4.27%) RESTful
12 9 (4.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (4.74%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.90%) VHDL
5 3 (1.42%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.42%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (1.42%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.42%) PKI
6 2 (0.95%) Device Driver
6 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.47%) PMI
7 1 (0.47%) Social Media
7 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (36.02%) Linux
2 27 (12.80%) Unix
3 16 (7.58%) CentOS
4 13 (6.16%) Windows
5 12 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.37%) Debian
7 3 (1.42%) Android
7 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (41.71%) Software Engineering
3 87 (41.23%) DevOps
4 61 (28.91%) OO
5 30 (14.22%) TDD
5 30 (14.22%) Test Automation
6 29 (13.74%) Mentoring
7 26 (12.32%) Requirements Analysis
7 26 (12.32%) Scrum
8 24 (11.37%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (11.37%) Machine Learning
9 23 (10.90%) Software Testing
10 22 (10.43%) SDLC
11 21 (9.95%) OOD
12 20 (9.48%) Business Development
13 19 (9.00%) Artificial Intelligence
13 19 (9.00%) Software Architecture
14 18 (8.53%) Data Science
15 17 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (8.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (48.34%) Python
2 100 (47.39%) C++
3 76 (36.02%) C#
4 69 (32.70%) JavaScript
5 47 (22.27%) C
6 29 (13.74%) SQL
7 17 (8.06%) Ruby
8 13 (6.16%) Java 8
9 7 (3.32%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.84%) Go
10 6 (2.84%) PHP
10 6 (2.84%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.37%) Scala
12 2 (0.95%) Perl
12 2 (0.95%) Rust
12 2 (0.95%) VB
13 1 (0.47%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 141 (66.82%) Security Cleared
2 115 (54.50%) DV Cleared
3 27 (12.80%) Degree
4 21 (9.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.37%) HND
6 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.95%) ISEB
8 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (27.49%) Docker
2 7 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.84%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.95%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.47%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (20.85%) Ansible
2 11 (5.21%) Puppet
3 10 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.27%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.32%) Terraform
6 5 (2.37%) Cloudify
6 5 (2.37%) logstash
6 5 (2.37%) Packer
7 4 (1.90%) Salt
8 2 (0.95%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.47%) Nagios
9 1 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (17.06%) Oracle
2 32 (15.17%) Atlassian
3 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.16%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.79%) VMware
6 6 (2.84%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.37%) Talend
8 4 (1.90%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.95%) HP
9 2 (0.95%) SAP
10 1 (0.47%) BiZZdesign
10 1 (0.47%) Citrix
10 1 (0.47%) IBM
10 1 (0.47%) Sparx
10 1 (0.47%) TIBCO