Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 224 510 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.68% 23.85% 20.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.45% 37.83% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 212 471 315
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £29,775 £31,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%

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 880 1,348 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.58% 63.05% 55.29%
Number of salaries quoted 703 1,086 843
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +3.85% +4.00%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -4 95 £47,500 -9.52% 19
Gloucester +5 47 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Cirencester -5 22 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Tewkesbury -11 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Java
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 175 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (41.52%) JIRA
3 91 (40.63%) Linux
4 90 (40.18%) Spring
5 89 (39.73%) JavaScript
6 75 (33.48%) TDD
6 75 (33.48%) Python
7 74 (33.04%) Scrum
8 72 (32.14%) HTML
9 70 (31.25%) JUnit
9 70 (31.25%) Hibernate
9 70 (31.25%) Security Cleared
10 68 (30.36%) CSS
10 68 (30.36%) SQL
11 67 (29.91%) C++
12 66 (29.46%) SOAP
12 66 (29.46%) XML
12 66 (29.46%) REST
13 64 (28.57%) Software Engineering
14 63 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
15 61 (27.23%) MongoDB
16 56 (25.00%) Git (software)
17 55 (24.55%) DV Cleared
17 55 (24.55%) Web Services
18 53 (23.66%) BDD
19 51 (22.77%) Test Automation
20 49 (21.88%) Tomcat
21 47 (20.98%) C
22 46 (20.54%) AngularJS
23 45 (20.09%) 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 49 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 40 (17.86%) Mule
2 40 (17.86%) Mule ESB
3 36 (16.07%) Apache
4 34 (15.18%) Confluence
5 31 (13.84%) JBoss
6 23 (10.27%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (7.14%) IIS
8 14 (6.25%) Apache Spark
8 14 (6.25%) WebSphere
9 9 (4.02%) Anypoint
9 9 (4.02%) Apache Pig
10 7 (3.13%) WebLogic
11 6 (2.68%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Portal
12 4 (1.79%) WordPress
13 3 (1.34%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.45%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 63 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (11.16%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (11.16%) SaaS
3 9 (4.02%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.38%) HTTP
2 10 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.02%) Firewall
4 6 (2.68%) SSL
5 3 (1.34%) Internet
5 3 (1.34%) Network Security
6 2 (0.89%) FCoE
6 2 (0.89%) SNMP
7 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.45%) Wireless
7 1 (0.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (27.23%) MongoDB
2 36 (16.07%) Big Data
2 36 (16.07%) Hadoop
3 25 (11.16%) NoSQL
4 23 (10.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 20 (8.93%) SQL Server
6 16 (7.14%) MySQL
7 13 (5.80%) Apache Hive
8 10 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.57%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.79%) GIS
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.34%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.34%) Redis
12 2 (0.89%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (0.89%) SQLite
13 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 93 (41.52%) JIRA
2 70 (31.25%) JUnit
3 56 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 42 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 31 (13.84%) Cucumber
5 31 (13.84%) Selenium
6 30 (13.39%) Maven
7 29 (12.95%) Eclipse
8 25 (11.16%) Bitbucket
8 25 (11.16%) SoapUI
9 24 (10.71%) IntelliJ
10 23 (10.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 21 (9.38%) Visual Studio
12 17 (7.59%) Ant
12 17 (7.59%) HP UFT
13 10 (4.46%) EasyMock
14 8 (3.57%) Gradle
14 8 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
15 6 (2.68%) CodeSonar
15 6 (2.68%) Robot Framework
General
1 35 (15.63%) Finance
2 33 (14.73%) Marketing
3 32 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 31 (13.84%) Electronics
5 30 (13.39%) Manufacturing
6 24 (10.71%) Retail
7 5 (2.23%) Law
8 4 (1.79%) Advertising
9 3 (1.34%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (46.88%) Developer
2 82 (36.61%) Java Developer
3 45 (20.09%) Software Engineer
4 29 (12.95%) Senior Developer
5 28 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (10.71%) Java Engineer
7 18 (8.04%) Test Manager
8 17 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
10 13 (5.80%) Graduate
11 12 (5.36%) Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.91%) Consultant
12 11 (4.91%) Test Analyst
13 10 (4.46%) Graduate Developer
14 9 (4.02%) Architect
14 9 (4.02%) Graduate Java Developer
15 8 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
15 8 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
16 7 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (40.18%) Spring
2 72 (32.14%) HTML
3 70 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 68 (30.36%) CSS
5 66 (29.46%) REST
5 66 (29.46%) SOAP
5 66 (29.46%) XML
6 55 (24.55%) Web Services
7 46 (20.54%) AngularJS
8 44 (19.64%) Node.js
9 42 (18.75%) jQuery
10 41 (18.30%) React
11 39 (17.41%) Spring MVC
12 38 (16.96%) JSON
13 37 (16.52%) J2EE
14 33 (14.73%) .NET
15 31 (13.84%) Java EE
15 31 (13.84%) JPA
16 27 (12.05%) Apache Camel
17 25 (11.16%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (4.46%) Wiki
3 9 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.34%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.34%) User Experience
8 2 (0.89%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.45%) AS400
9 1 (0.45%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (40.63%) Linux
2 41 (18.30%) Windows
3 35 (15.63%) Unix
4 19 (8.48%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.25%) Android
6 10 (4.46%) Apple iOS
7 9 (4.02%) CentOS
7 9 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.45%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.48%) TDD
3 74 (33.04%) Scrum
4 64 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 53 (23.66%) BDD
6 51 (22.77%) Test Automation
7 42 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (17.41%) MVC
9 32 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 32 (14.29%) Kanban
10 31 (13.84%) Programme Management
11 30 (13.39%) Analytics
11 30 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (13.39%) Digital Marketing
11 30 (13.39%) Waterfall
12 27 (12.05%) DevOps
13 26 (11.61%) Machine Learning
14 25 (11.16%) ITIL
15 24 (10.71%) E-Commerce
16 21 (9.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 89 (39.73%) JavaScript
2 75 (33.48%) Python
3 68 (30.36%) SQL
4 67 (29.91%) C++
5 47 (20.98%) C
6 45 (20.09%) C#
7 23 (10.27%) Groovy
8 19 (8.48%) Ruby
9 18 (8.04%) Bash Shell
10 17 (7.59%) PHP
10 17 (7.59%) VBScript
11 16 (7.14%) Jython
12 9 (4.02%) Objective-C
13 7 (3.13%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.68%) Perl
14 6 (2.68%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.68%) XPath
15 5 (2.23%) VB
16 3 (1.34%) Scala
17 2 (0.89%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 70 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 55 (24.55%) DV Cleared
3 34 (15.18%) Degree
4 20 (8.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.13%) CCNA
5 7 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.13%) CISSP
5 7 (3.13%) GIAC
5 7 (3.13%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (3.13%) MCSE
5 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (3.13%) SANS
5 7 (3.13%) SSCP
6 6 (2.68%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) GDPR
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) MISRA
System Software
1 30 (13.39%) Docker
2 6 (2.68%) vSphere
3 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.89%) NFS
4 2 (0.89%) Samba
4 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.89%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (7.59%) CA Service Virtualization
2 16 (7.14%) Puppet
3 8 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.57%) Salt
4 6 (2.68%) Kibana
5 4 (1.79%) Ansible
5 4 (1.79%) CloudHub
5 4 (1.79%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.89%) Nagios
6 2 (0.89%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 36 (16.07%) Oracle
2 30 (13.39%) SAP
3 27 (12.05%) Apple
4 17 (7.59%) CA
4 17 (7.59%) HP
5 15 (6.70%) Atlassian
5 15 (6.70%) Google
6 12 (5.36%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.91%) MuleSoft
7 11 (4.91%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.46%) IBM
9 4 (1.79%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.79%) Twitter
10 3 (1.34%) EMC
10 3 (1.34%) VMware
11 2 (0.89%) NetApp
11 2 (0.89%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.45%) Capita
12 1 (0.45%) Hortonworks