The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 7.69% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.83% 12.35% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 13
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 81 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 54.55% 62.31% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 81 23
Average salary £36,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.67% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,800 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South Wales

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (90.00%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) C++
3 15 (75.00%) OOD
3 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 15 (75.00%) HTML5
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) Physics
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Business Development
6 4 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) Qt
8 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (10.00%) WCF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) HTML5
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) STL
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) REST
5 2 (10.00%) Qt
5 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) MooTools
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Wicket
6 1 (5.00%) JAX-WS
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Java EE
6 1 (5.00%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) OOD
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Business Development
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Release Management
4 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA