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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 51 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.55% 4.12% 7.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 4.21% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 40
Average salary £35,000 £45,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
638 641 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.80% 97.71% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 527 529 490
Average salary £37,250 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 68 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (80.88%) Spring
3 36 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 31 (45.59%) J2EE
5 25 (36.76%) Java EE
6 22 (32.35%) Web Services
7 17 (25.00%) JUnit
8 15 (22.06%) SQL
8 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
9 14 (20.59%) MVC
9 14 (20.59%) Finance
10 13 (19.12%) XML
10 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
11 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
12 11 (16.18%) BEA
12 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
12 11 (16.18%) HTML
12 11 (16.18%) WebLogic
12 11 (16.18%) Oracle
13 10 (14.71%) Ajax
13 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
13 10 (14.71%) REST
14 9 (13.24%) Spring MVC
14 9 (13.24%) Staffware
15 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
15 8 (11.76%) Eclipse
15 8 (11.76%) Linux
16 7 (10.29%) Struts
16 7 (10.29%) Servlets

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
1 11 (16.18%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.47%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.41%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.41%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.94%) Big Data
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) JUnit
2 8 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.29%) Maven
4 4 (5.88%) Ant
5 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.41%) JMeter
5 3 (4.41%) JIRA
5 3 (4.41%) Selenium
5 3 (4.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.94%) Gradle
6 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.47%) TestNG
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Advertising
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Automotive
6 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (80.88%) Spring
2 36 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 31 (45.59%) J2EE
4 25 (36.76%) Java EE
5 22 (32.35%) Web Services
6 13 (19.12%) XML
7 11 (16.18%) HTML
8 10 (14.71%) Ajax
8 10 (14.71%) REST
9 9 (13.24%) Spring MVC
10 7 (10.29%) Struts
10 7 (10.29%) Servlets
11 6 (8.82%) JSP
11 6 (8.82%) CSS
12 5 (7.35%) Spring Integration
13 4 (5.88%) JSON
13 4 (5.88%) HTML5
13 4 (5.88%) DOM
13 4 (5.88%) XSLT
13 4 (5.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.88%) Open Source
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) PMI
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Android
2 6 (8.82%) UNIX
3 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.59%) MVC
3 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.82%) OO
6 5 (7.35%) TDD
7 4 (5.88%) BDD
7 4 (5.88%) Android Development
8 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
8 3 (4.41%) User Stories
8 3 (4.41%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.41%) Scrum
8 3 (4.41%) OOD
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.41%) ATDD
8 3 (4.41%) Refactoring
8 3 (4.41%) Pair Programming
9 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (22.06%) SQL
3 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.35%) C++
5 4 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.94%) Scala
6 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
1 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) BEA
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) IBM
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