The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 24 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 28 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.27% 7.07% 18.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.51% 7.61% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 82
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £50,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
666 368 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.80% 92.93% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 589 309 431
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (80.23%) Spring
3 41 (47.67%) Hibernate
4 37 (43.02%) J2EE
5 30 (34.88%) SQL
6 28 (32.56%) Java EE
7 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (29.07%) Unit Testing
9 21 (24.42%) Web Services
10 20 (23.26%) OO
10 20 (23.26%) HTML
11 17 (19.77%) XML
12 16 (18.60%) Tomcat
12 16 (18.60%) JUnit
12 16 (18.60%) REST
13 15 (17.44%) Mentoring
13 15 (17.44%) Oracle
13 15 (17.44%) JavaScript
13 15 (17.44%) Eclipse
14 14 (16.28%) Finance
15 12 (13.95%) MVC
15 12 (13.95%) Linux
16 11 (12.79%) Maven
16 11 (12.79%) PHP
16 11 (12.79%) WebLogic
16 11 (12.79%) BEA
17 10 (11.63%) OOD
17 10 (11.63%) Ajax
17 10 (11.63%) Android
17 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.79%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.65%) Node.js
3 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.49%) Confluence
5 2 (2.33%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.16%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) MySQL
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) CouchDB
3 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) JUnit
2 15 (17.44%) Eclipse
3 11 (12.79%) Maven
4 9 (10.47%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.30%) Subversion
6 6 (6.98%) Ant
6 6 (6.98%) Selenium
7 4 (4.65%) Mockito
7 4 (4.65%) Gradle
7 4 (4.65%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (4.65%) Spock
7 4 (4.65%) NetBeans
7 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.49%) JIRA
8 3 (3.49%) JMeter
9 1 (1.16%) TestNG
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
2 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (80.23%) Spring
2 41 (47.67%) Hibernate
3 37 (43.02%) J2EE
4 28 (32.56%) Java EE
5 21 (24.42%) Web Services
6 20 (23.26%) HTML
7 17 (19.77%) XML
8 16 (18.60%) REST
9 10 (11.63%) Ajax
9 10 (11.63%) HTML5
10 9 (10.47%) Spring MVC
10 9 (10.47%) JSP
10 9 (10.47%) Servlets
10 9 (10.47%) SOAP
11 7 (8.14%) Struts
12 6 (6.98%) JSON
12 6 (6.98%) JSF
12 6 (6.98%) JPA
13 5 (5.81%) jQuery
13 5 (5.81%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.98%) Open Source
3 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) GIS
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) Android
3 9 (10.47%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.98%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) Unit Testing
3 20 (23.26%) OO
4 15 (17.44%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.95%) MVC
6 10 (11.63%) OOD
6 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.47%) Scrum
7 9 (10.47%) OOP
8 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.14%) TDD
10 6 (6.98%) Release Management
11 5 (5.81%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (5.81%) BDD
12 4 (4.65%) Android Development
12 4 (4.65%) Microservices
12 4 (4.65%) Web Development
12 4 (4.65%) Pair Programming
13 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (34.88%) SQL
3 15 (17.44%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.79%) PHP
5 9 (10.47%) C++
6 4 (4.65%) C#
6 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.65%) Groovy
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.14%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle
2 11 (12.79%) BEA
3 5 (5.81%) IBM
4 2 (2.33%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago