Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 256 491 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.48% 22.72% 20.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.53% 37.74% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 220 424 348
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +16.28% +14.67%
10th Percentile £31,475 £33,113 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +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 965 1301 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 62.14% 60.20% 60.73%
Number of salaries quoted 796 1002 1004
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,763 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +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 23 October 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 23 October 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 94 £48,000 -4.00% 4
Gloucester -8 43 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Cirencester -11 20 £63,750 +6.25%
Tewkesbury -2 1 £22,500 -
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 195 (76.17%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (49.22%) Spring
3 123 (48.05%) Linux
4 122 (47.66%) JIRA
5 118 (46.09%) Scrum
6 117 (45.70%) TDD
6 117 (45.70%) JUnit
7 107 (41.80%) SOAP
7 107 (41.80%) XML
8 106 (41.41%) REST
9 103 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
10 102 (39.84%) MongoDB
10 102 (39.84%) BDD
11 100 (39.06%) Hibernate
12 95 (37.11%) Finance
13 94 (36.72%) Tomcat
14 93 (36.33%) Mule ESB
15 91 (35.55%) Git (software)
15 91 (35.55%) Mule
16 87 (33.98%) JSON
17 80 (31.25%) Software Engineering
18 77 (30.08%) Kanban
19 76 (29.69%) Apache Camel
19 76 (29.69%) SAP
20 75 (29.30%) Electronics
21 74 (28.91%) Telecoms
21 74 (28.91%) C++
22 73 (28.52%) Business Intelligence
22 73 (28.52%) MVC
22 73 (28.52%) Manufacturing

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 94 (36.72%) Tomcat
2 93 (36.33%) Mule ESB
3 91 (35.55%) Mule
4 67 (26.17%) JBoss
5 43 (16.80%) Apache
6 31 (12.11%) Confluence
7 24 (9.38%) WebSphere
8 19 (7.42%) WebLogic
9 18 (7.03%) Anypoint
10 13 (5.08%) GlassFish
11 10 (3.91%) Apache Spark
12 9 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (3.52%) IIS
13 3 (1.17%) Apache Pig
13 3 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.78%) CMS
14 2 (0.78%) WordPress
15 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
15 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 103 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (26.95%) SaaS
3 61 (23.83%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.91%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 3 (1.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.39%) GitHub
7 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.52%) HTTP
2 6 (2.34%) Firewall
2 6 (2.34%) Internet
2 6 (2.34%) Intranet
3 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.56%) SSH
5 2 (0.78%) FCoE
5 2 (0.78%) SNMP
6 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.39%) LDAP
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) Wireless
6 1 (0.39%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (39.84%) MongoDB
2 69 (26.95%) NoSQL
3 61 (23.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 34 (13.28%) Hadoop
5 26 (10.16%) Big Data
6 23 (8.98%) MySQL
7 22 (8.59%) SQL Server
8 13 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.91%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.78%) OrientDB
13 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.39%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.39%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 122 (47.66%) JIRA
2 117 (45.70%) JUnit
3 91 (35.55%) Git (software)
4 61 (23.83%) IntelliJ
5 37 (14.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 34 (13.28%) Cucumber
7 28 (10.94%) Eclipse
8 27 (10.55%) Maven
9 25 (9.77%) Jenkins
10 24 (9.38%) Selenium
11 22 (8.59%) SoapUI
12 16 (6.25%) Bitbucket
13 14 (5.47%) EasyMock
14 13 (5.08%) Gradle
15 10 (3.91%) Rational DOORS
16 9 (3.52%) LoadRunner
17 8 (3.13%) Ant
17 8 (3.13%) HP UFT
17 8 (3.13%) Visual Studio
18 5 (1.95%) JMeter
General
1 95 (37.11%) Finance
2 75 (29.30%) Electronics
3 74 (28.91%) Telecoms
4 73 (28.52%) Manufacturing
4 73 (28.52%) Marketing
5 55 (21.48%) Retail
6 4 (1.56%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.17%) Games
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (50.00%) Developer
2 96 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 62 (24.22%) Software Engineer
4 46 (17.97%) Senior Developer
5 36 (14.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (10.16%) Java Engineer
7 19 (7.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (5.47%) Software Developer
9 12 (4.69%) Architect
10 11 (4.30%) Team Leader
10 11 (4.30%) Test Engineer
11 10 (3.91%) Analyst
11 10 (3.91%) Consultant
11 10 (3.91%) Development Team Leader
11 10 (3.91%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (3.91%) Software Development Team Leader
11 10 (3.91%) Software Team Leader
11 10 (3.91%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.52%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (3.52%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (49.22%) Spring
2 107 (41.80%) SOAP
2 107 (41.80%) XML
3 106 (41.41%) REST
4 100 (39.06%) Hibernate
5 87 (33.98%) JSON
6 76 (29.69%) Apache Camel
7 73 (28.52%) Spring MVC
8 72 (28.13%) Web Services
9 71 (27.73%) JPA
9 71 (27.73%) Spring Integration
10 53 (20.70%) HTML
11 49 (19.14%) CSS
12 32 (12.50%) J2EE
13 27 (10.55%) Java EE
14 24 (9.38%) jQuery
15 21 (8.20%) AngularJS
16 19 (7.42%) .NET
17 17 (6.64%) Node.js
18 14 (5.47%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.47%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.91%) Wiki
5 6 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.34%) User Experience
6 5 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.95%) Social Media
7 4 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.78%) PKI
10 1 (0.39%) AS400
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.39%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.39%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 123 (48.05%) Linux
2 26 (10.16%) Unix
3 17 (6.64%) Windows
4 10 (3.91%) Android
4 10 (3.91%) CentOS
4 10 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.73%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.17%) AIX
8 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.39%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (76.17%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (46.09%) Scrum
3 117 (45.70%) TDD
4 102 (39.84%) BDD
5 80 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 77 (30.08%) Kanban
7 73 (28.52%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (28.52%) Digital Marketing
7 73 (28.52%) Integration Testing
7 73 (28.52%) MVC
7 73 (28.52%) Programme Management
8 55 (21.48%) E-Commerce
9 44 (17.19%) Test Automation
10 30 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (8.59%) ITIL
12 22 (8.59%) OO
13 21 (8.20%) DevOps
14 20 (7.81%) Test Strategy
14 20 (7.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 74 (28.91%) C++
2 69 (26.95%) Python
3 63 (24.61%) JavaScript
4 56 (21.88%) SQL
5 46 (17.97%) C#
6 44 (17.19%) C
7 21 (8.20%) Groovy
8 20 (7.81%) Ruby
9 17 (6.64%) XPath
10 15 (5.86%) PHP
11 12 (4.69%) Perl
12 9 (3.52%) VBScript
13 7 (2.73%) Jython
14 6 (2.34%) VB
15 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.56%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.17%) Apex Code
18 2 (0.78%) Korn
18 2 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 44 (17.19%) Degree
3 43 (16.80%) DV Cleared
4 17 (6.64%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.08%) ISEB
6 12 (4.69%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.56%) CCNA
8 4 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.56%) CISSP
8 4 (1.56%) GIAC
8 4 (1.56%) Linux+ Certification
8 4 (1.56%) MCSE
8 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.56%) SANS
8 4 (1.56%) SSCP
9 3 (1.17%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (1.17%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.56%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (2.34%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) NFS
2 2 (0.78%) Samba
2 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.78%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.69%) CloudHub
2 8 (3.13%) CA Service Virtualization
3 5 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.56%) Puppet
5 2 (0.78%) Ansible
5 2 (0.78%) Nagios
5 2 (0.78%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 76 (29.69%) SAP
2 71 (27.73%) Apple
3 42 (16.41%) Oracle
4 19 (7.42%) IBM
5 16 (6.25%) HP
6 15 (5.86%) MuleSoft
7 12 (4.69%) Atlassian
7 12 (4.69%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.13%) CA
8 8 (3.13%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.17%) EMC
9 3 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.17%) VMware
9 3 (1.17%) webMethods
10 2 (0.78%) NetApp
10 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.39%) Citrix
11 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.39%) Sybase
11 1 (0.39%) TIBCO