The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 20.75% 21.09% 7.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.43% 27.84% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
Java
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 97 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 66.04% 75.78% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 92 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Java
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bridgend region.

Java Salary Trend in Bridgend

Java
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 19 (90.48%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) STL
3 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 11 (52.38%) OOP
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
3 11 (52.38%) Qt
3 11 (52.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (47.62%) Digital Media
4 10 (47.62%) C
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) OOD
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) CSS3
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Sony
7 1 (4.76%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
1 18 (85.71%) Software Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Software Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C++ Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) STL
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
1 11 (52.38%) Qt
1 11 (52.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML5
3 8 (38.10%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) OOP
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) OOD
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) C
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Sony