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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 43 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.08% 5.85% 6.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 5.99% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 35
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,301 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
833 634 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.35% 97.54% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 711 564 470
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (61.67%) Spring
3 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (50.00%) Web Services
5 24 (40.00%) Eclipse
6 23 (38.33%) Maven
7 22 (36.67%) J2EE
8 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
9 20 (33.33%) Java EE
9 20 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 18 (30.00%) SDLC
11 17 (28.33%) REST
12 16 (26.67%) Oracle
12 16 (26.67%) OO
13 15 (25.00%) HTML
13 15 (25.00%) NetBeans
13 15 (25.00%) TDD
13 15 (25.00%) Hudson
14 14 (23.33%) JUnit
14 14 (23.33%) SOAP
15 13 (21.67%) BDD
16 12 (20.00%) SQL
16 12 (20.00%) Linux
17 11 (18.33%) Back Office
17 11 (18.33%) Finance
18 10 (16.67%) CSS
18 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
18 10 (16.67%) Relational Database
19 9 (15.00%) Ant
20 8 (13.33%) Scrum

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) Mule
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.00%) Big Data
3 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 23 (38.33%) Maven
3 20 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 15 (25.00%) Hudson
4 15 (25.00%) NetBeans
5 14 (23.33%) JUnit
6 9 (15.00%) Ant
7 6 (10.00%) Gradle
8 5 (8.33%) IntelliJ
9 4 (6.67%) JMeter
9 4 (6.67%) Selenium
10 2 (3.33%) Subversion
11 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (18.33%) Back Office
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Advertising
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) Spring
2 30 (50.00%) Web Services
3 22 (36.67%) J2EE
4 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
5 20 (33.33%) Java EE
6 17 (28.33%) REST
7 15 (25.00%) HTML
8 14 (23.33%) SOAP
9 10 (16.67%) CSS
10 7 (11.67%) Servlets
11 5 (8.33%) JSF
11 5 (8.33%) Ajax
11 5 (8.33%) XML
12 4 (6.67%) EJB
12 4 (6.67%) jQuery
12 4 (6.67%) JPA
12 4 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
12 4 (6.67%) RESTful
13 3 (5.00%) Ext JS
13 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) PMI
3 1 (1.67%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) SDLC
3 16 (26.67%) OO
4 15 (25.00%) TDD
5 13 (21.67%) BDD
6 8 (13.33%) Scrum
7 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.67%) Mobile Development
8 6 (10.00%) Validation
8 6 (10.00%) OOD
9 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.00%) MVC
11 3 (5.00%) OOP
11 3 (5.00%) Web Development
12 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
12 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.33%) Workflow
12 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (20.00%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.33%) Perl
4 5 (8.33%) Python
4 5 (8.33%) Scala
4 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle
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