Period
to 24 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 263 224 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.15% 15.61% 23.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.02% 25.43% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 199 219 468
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%

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 773 881 1,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 53.35% 61.39% 61.22%
Number of salaries quoted 579 727 1,085
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +4 154 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Gloucester +5 51 £52,500 +10.53% 23
Cirencester -1 6 £45,500 +7.06%
Tewkesbury +5 1 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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.

1 145 (55.13%) Python
2 135 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (49.05%) Software Engineering
4 123 (46.77%) C++
5 117 (44.49%) Security Cleared
6 98 (37.26%) DV Cleared
7 90 (34.22%) JavaScript
8 86 (32.70%) Spring
9 85 (32.32%) Linux
10 78 (29.66%) C#
11 68 (25.86%) C
12 67 (25.48%) HTML
13 64 (24.33%) Big Data
14 63 (23.95%) DevOps
15 60 (22.81%) Cybersecurity
15 60 (22.81%) Scrum
16 59 (22.43%) SQL
17 50 (19.01%) JIRA
18 46 (17.49%) CSS
19 44 (16.73%) SC Cleared
20 43 (16.35%) Test Automation
21 42 (15.97%) AngularJS
21 42 (15.97%) Elasticsearch
21 42 (15.97%) Node.js
21 42 (15.97%) Java EE
22 41 (15.59%) RESTful
22 41 (15.59%) SDLC
23 40 (15.21%) Jenkins
23 40 (15.21%) Windows
24 39 (14.83%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 42 (15.97%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (12.17%) Apache Spark
3 30 (11.41%) Apache
4 20 (7.60%) Confluence
5 10 (3.80%) Apache Pig
6 9 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.04%) JBoss
8 7 (2.66%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.90%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.90%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.52%) IIS
11 2 (0.76%) WildFly
12 1 (0.38%) CMS
12 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.90%) GitHub
4 4 (1.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.14%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.08%) TCP/IP
2 15 (5.70%) HTTP
2 15 (5.70%) SSL
3 10 (3.80%) Firewall
4 6 (2.28%) FTP
5 5 (1.90%) AMQP
5 5 (1.90%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.14%) ASN.1
7 2 (0.76%) Internet
8 1 (0.38%) Broadband
8 1 (0.38%) DNS
8 1 (0.38%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) SSH
8 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.33%) Big Data
2 39 (14.83%) MongoDB
3 36 (13.69%) Hadoop
4 33 (12.55%) MySQL
5 27 (10.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (10.27%) SQL Server
6 22 (8.37%) Apache Hive
7 15 (5.70%) Neo4j
7 15 (5.70%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.56%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.52%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.76%) HSQLDB
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 50 (19.01%) JIRA
2 40 (15.21%) Jenkins
3 39 (14.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 38 (14.45%) Git (software)
5 35 (13.31%) Bitbucket
5 35 (13.31%) Selenium
6 33 (12.55%) JUnit
7 21 (7.98%) EasyMock
8 19 (7.22%) Maven
9 16 (6.08%) git-flow
10 15 (5.70%) Cucumber
11 13 (4.94%) CodeSonar
11 13 (4.94%) Robot Framework
12 11 (4.18%) Eclipse
13 10 (3.80%) Mercurial
14 8 (3.04%) LoadRunner
15 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
16 5 (1.90%) SoapUI
17 4 (1.52%) Liquibase
17 4 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 32 (12.17%) Finance
2 25 (9.51%) Electronics
2 25 (9.51%) Manufacturing
2 25 (9.51%) Marketing
2 25 (9.51%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.98%) Retail
4 12 (4.56%) Law
5 8 (3.04%) Games
6 3 (1.14%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 117 (44.49%) Developer
2 86 (32.70%) Software Engineer
3 78 (29.66%) Java Developer
4 48 (18.25%) Java Engineer
4 48 (18.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 44 (16.73%) Software Developer
6 30 (11.41%) Senior Developer
7 25 (9.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 25 (9.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
9 18 (6.84%) Java Software Developer
10 17 (6.46%) C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (6.46%) Test Engineer
11 14 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) Lead Software Engineer
13 12 (4.56%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 11 (4.18%) Analyst
14 11 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
15 10 (3.80%) C# Software Engineer
15 10 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (32.70%) Spring
2 67 (25.48%) HTML
3 46 (17.49%) CSS
4 42 (15.97%) AngularJS
4 42 (15.97%) Java EE
4 42 (15.97%) Node.js
5 41 (15.59%) RESTful
6 37 (14.07%) Spring MVC
7 35 (13.31%) React
8 32 (12.17%) Kafka
9 31 (11.79%) EJB
9 31 (11.79%) Hibernate
9 31 (11.79%) XML
10 30 (11.41%) HTML5
11 29 (11.03%) .NET
11 29 (11.03%) J2EE
12 23 (8.75%) CSS3
13 22 (8.37%) JSON
13 22 (8.37%) REST
14 20 (7.60%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) Wiki
2 16 (6.08%) Cybercrime
3 15 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.94%) Cyber Defence
5 11 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.80%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.66%) iPhone
8 6 (2.28%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.28%) Social Media
9 5 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.52%) User Experience
11 3 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.14%) Industry 4.0
12 2 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.38%) Cyberattack
13 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (32.32%) Linux
2 40 (15.21%) Windows
3 34 (12.93%) Android
4 28 (10.65%) Unix
5 27 (10.27%) Apple iOS
6 21 (7.98%) CentOS
7 20 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (4.94%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.66%) Windows Phone
10 6 (2.28%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.38%) Solaris
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (49.05%) Software Engineering
3 63 (23.95%) DevOps
4 60 (22.81%) Cybersecurity
4 60 (22.81%) Scrum
5 43 (16.35%) Test Automation
6 41 (15.59%) SDLC
7 39 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (12.93%) MVC
8 34 (12.93%) TDD
9 33 (12.55%) Open Source
10 32 (12.17%) Machine Learning
11 31 (11.79%) Analytics
11 31 (11.79%) OO
12 30 (11.41%) Data Analytics
13 29 (11.03%) Reverse Engineering
14 25 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (9.51%) Programme Management
14 25 (9.51%) Systems Engineering
14 25 (9.51%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 145 (55.13%) Python
2 123 (46.77%) C++
3 90 (34.22%) JavaScript
4 78 (29.66%) C#
5 68 (25.86%) C
6 59 (22.43%) SQL
7 28 (10.65%) Objective-C
8 23 (8.75%) Bash Shell
9 18 (6.84%) Perl
9 18 (6.84%) PHP
9 18 (6.84%) PowerShell
10 15 (5.70%) Ruby
10 15 (5.70%) Scala
11 10 (3.80%) Cypher
11 10 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.42%) ES6
13 8 (3.04%) Java 8
14 6 (2.28%) Go
15 5 (1.90%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 117 (44.49%) Security Cleared
2 98 (37.26%) DV Cleared
3 44 (16.73%) SC Cleared
4 23 (8.75%) Degree
5 14 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.94%) CCNA
6 13 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (4.94%) CISSP
6 13 (4.94%) CompTIA Security+
6 13 (4.94%) GIAC
6 13 (4.94%) Linux+ Certification
6 13 (4.94%) MCSE
6 13 (4.94%) Network+ Certification
6 13 (4.94%) SANS
6 13 (4.94%) SSCP
7 8 (3.04%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.28%) ISEB
9 4 (1.52%) PhD
10 3 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.80%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.28%) SLA
3 5 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 37 (14.07%) Docker
2 18 (6.84%) vSphere
3 5 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (6.46%) Puppet
2 13 (4.94%) Salt
3 9 (3.42%) Ansible
4 8 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.28%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.76%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.38%) SCCM
7 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (9.89%) SAP
2 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.51%) Oracle
3 20 (7.60%) Red Hat
4 17 (6.46%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.90%) Cisco
6 4 (1.52%) IBM
6 4 (1.52%) IBM Sterling
7 3 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (0.38%) VMware