Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 261 423 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.74% 23.66% 22.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.44% 35.67% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 209 371 351
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,269 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -9.46% +17.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +12.50%

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 987 1,186 1,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.31% 66.33% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 787 970 810
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 -2 132 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Gloucester +4 66 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Cirencester +15 14 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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.

1 168 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (39.85%) JavaScript
2 104 (39.85%) Security Cleared
3 100 (38.31%) Linux
4 97 (37.16%) Software Engineering
5 93 (35.63%) Spring
6 92 (35.25%) Python
7 91 (34.87%) JIRA
7 91 (34.87%) DV Cleared
8 85 (32.57%) SQL
9 83 (31.80%) Web Services
10 82 (31.42%) TDD
11 75 (28.74%) Scrum
11 75 (28.74%) C++
12 74 (28.35%) HTML
13 71 (27.20%) XML
13 71 (27.20%) JUnit
14 69 (26.44%) CSS
15 67 (25.67%) Hibernate
16 64 (24.52%) MongoDB
17 62 (23.75%) REST
18 60 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
19 57 (21.84%) DevOps
19 57 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
20 55 (21.07%) AngularJS
21 54 (20.69%) SOAP
22 53 (20.31%) Test Automation
23 52 (19.92%) Git (software)
24 50 (19.16%) Confluence
24 50 (19.16%) C

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 50 (19.16%) Confluence
2 45 (17.24%) Mule
3 38 (14.56%) Apache
4 37 (14.18%) JBoss
5 36 (13.79%) Tomcat
6 34 (13.03%) Mule ESB
7 33 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (5.36%) Apache Spark
9 13 (4.98%) WebSphere
10 11 (4.21%) WebLogic
11 9 (3.45%) Apache Pig
12 6 (2.30%) IIS
13 5 (1.92%) Anypoint
13 5 (1.92%) GlassFish
14 4 (1.53%) WebSphere Portal
15 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.77%) SAS
17 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 60 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (8.43%) SaaS
4 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.07%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.98%) HTTP
2 9 (3.45%) SSL
3 7 (2.68%) Firewall
3 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.53%) Internet
5 3 (1.15%) Network Security
6 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.52%) MongoDB
2 30 (11.49%) Big Data
3 28 (10.73%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 22 (8.43%) MySQL
5 22 (8.43%) SQL Server
6 20 (7.66%) Hadoop
6 20 (7.66%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.98%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.30%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.30%) OrientDB
11 4 (1.53%) GIS
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.53%) SQLite
12 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 91 (34.87%) JIRA
2 71 (27.20%) JUnit
3 52 (19.92%) Git (software)
4 43 (16.48%) Jenkins
5 40 (15.33%) Bitbucket
6 34 (13.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 30 (11.49%) Selenium
8 28 (10.73%) Cucumber
9 25 (9.58%) Maven
10 24 (9.20%) IntelliJ
11 21 (8.05%) EasyMock
11 21 (8.05%) Eclipse
12 15 (5.75%) SoapUI
13 10 (3.83%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.68%) CodeSonar
14 7 (2.68%) git-flow
14 7 (2.68%) Gradle
14 7 (2.68%) Robot Framework
15 6 (2.30%) Ant
15 6 (2.30%) HP UFT
General
1 35 (13.41%) Finance
2 32 (12.26%) Marketing
2 32 (12.26%) Retail
3 29 (11.11%) Electronics
3 29 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 29 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.92%) Law
5 3 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 125 (47.89%) Developer
2 106 (40.61%) Java Developer
3 64 (24.52%) Software Engineer
4 45 (17.24%) Java Engineer
5 40 (15.33%) Senior Developer
6 38 (14.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 35 (13.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (5.75%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.36%) Analyst
9 14 (5.36%) Test Analyst
10 12 (4.60%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.21%) Applications Engineer
11 11 (4.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 10 (3.83%) Software Test Engineer
13 9 (3.45%) Consultant
13 9 (3.45%) Graduate
13 9 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
14 8 (3.07%) Development Engineer
14 8 (3.07%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (35.63%) Spring
2 83 (31.80%) Web Services
3 74 (28.35%) HTML
4 71 (27.20%) XML
5 69 (26.44%) CSS
6 67 (25.67%) Hibernate
7 62 (23.75%) REST
8 55 (21.07%) AngularJS
9 54 (20.69%) SOAP
10 48 (18.39%) JSON
11 47 (18.01%) Java EE
12 37 (14.18%) Spring MVC
13 36 (13.79%) Node.js
14 35 (13.41%) J2EE
14 35 (13.41%) JPA
14 35 (13.41%) JSF
15 33 (12.64%) EJB
16 29 (11.11%) React
17 27 (10.34%) Apache Camel
17 27 (10.34%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.66%) Wiki
2 18 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.60%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.15%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.15%) User Experience
9 2 (0.77%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.77%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.77%) Fintech
9 2 (0.77%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.77%) iPhone
9 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 100 (38.31%) Linux
2 37 (14.18%) Windows
3 34 (13.03%) Unix
4 19 (7.28%) Android
5 17 (6.51%) CentOS
6 16 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.75%) Apple iOS
8 10 (3.83%) Windows Server
9 9 (3.45%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.15%) AIX
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.77%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.38%) Solaris
12 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (37.16%) Software Engineering
3 82 (31.42%) TDD
4 75 (28.74%) Scrum
5 57 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (21.84%) DevOps
6 53 (20.31%) Test Automation
7 41 (15.71%) MVC
8 34 (13.03%) BDD
9 31 (11.88%) E-Commerce
10 30 (11.49%) Kanban
10 30 (11.49%) OO
10 30 (11.49%) Programme Management
11 29 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
11 29 (11.11%) Integration Testing
12 28 (10.73%) Machine Learning
13 23 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
13 23 (8.81%) Information Assurance
14 22 (8.43%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 104 (39.85%) JavaScript
2 92 (35.25%) Python
3 85 (32.57%) SQL
4 75 (28.74%) C++
5 50 (19.16%) C
6 49 (18.77%) C#
7 22 (8.43%) Bash Shell
8 20 (7.66%) Java 8
9 15 (5.75%) Ruby
10 12 (4.60%) PHP
11 11 (4.21%) Groovy
11 11 (4.21%) Objective-C
11 11 (4.21%) Perl
12 10 (3.83%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.83%) Scala
13 8 (3.07%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.68%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.30%) Jython
15 6 (2.30%) VBScript
16 5 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 104 (39.85%) Security Cleared
2 91 (34.87%) DV Cleared
3 27 (10.34%) Degree
4 22 (8.43%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.21%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.68%) CCNA
6 7 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.68%) CISSP
6 7 (2.68%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (2.68%) GIAC
6 7 (2.68%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (2.68%) MCSE
6 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.68%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (2.68%) SANS
6 7 (2.68%) SSCP
7 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.60%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (11.49%) Docker
2 8 (3.07%) vSphere
3 5 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (7.66%) Puppet
2 12 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.83%) Kibana
4 8 (3.07%) Kubernetes
4 8 (3.07%) Salt
5 6 (2.30%) CA Service Virtualization
5 6 (2.30%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.15%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.77%) Ansible
8 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.38%) SCCM
8 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (14.94%) Oracle
2 29 (11.11%) SAP
3 26 (9.96%) Apple
4 19 (7.28%) Red Hat
5 18 (6.90%) Atlassian
5 18 (6.90%) Google
6 15 (5.75%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.07%) IBM
8 7 (2.68%) HP
8 7 (2.68%) MuleSoft
9 6 (2.30%) CA
10 4 (1.53%) Fujitsu
11 2 (0.77%) Cisco
12 1 (0.38%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.38%) VMware