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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 54 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.91% 7.42% 9.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 7.56% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
670 661 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.53% 98.07% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 554 576 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 75 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (64.00%) Spring
3 43 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (48.00%) Web Services
5 28 (37.33%) SOAP
6 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
7 26 (34.67%) HTML
8 24 (32.00%) Jenkins
9 23 (30.67%) REST
9 23 (30.67%) Oracle
10 22 (29.33%) Java EE
10 22 (29.33%) Degree
11 21 (28.00%) Maven
11 21 (28.00%) SQL
12 20 (26.67%) OO
13 18 (24.00%) Linux
13 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
14 17 (22.67%) JPA
14 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
14 17 (22.67%) Eclipse
15 16 (21.33%) Scrum
15 16 (21.33%) CSS
16 15 (20.00%) JUnit
16 15 (20.00%) RESTful
16 15 (20.00%) Subversion
16 15 (20.00%) SDLC
17 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
17 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
18 13 (17.33%) Ant
19 12 (16.00%) J2EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.33%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.67%) Jetty
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) RTP
2 2 (2.67%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
3 10 (13.33%) DB2
4 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (28.00%) Maven
3 17 (22.67%) Eclipse
4 15 (20.00%) JUnit
4 15 (20.00%) Subversion
5 13 (17.33%) Ant
6 10 (13.33%) Hudson
7 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (12.00%) NetBeans
7 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
8 7 (9.33%) Gradle
8 7 (9.33%) IntelliJ
8 7 (9.33%) JMeter
9 5 (6.67%) Selenium
10 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.67%) Gerrit
10 2 (2.67%) TestNG
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
1 9 (12.00%) Games
2 8 (10.67%) Advertising
3 7 (9.33%) Back Office
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.00%) Spring
2 36 (48.00%) Web Services
3 28 (37.33%) SOAP
4 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
5 26 (34.67%) HTML
6 23 (30.67%) REST
7 22 (29.33%) Java EE
8 17 (22.67%) JPA
9 16 (21.33%) CSS
10 15 (20.00%) RESTful
11 12 (16.00%) J2EE
12 9 (12.00%) jQuery
12 9 (12.00%) XML
13 8 (10.67%) Ajax
13 8 (10.67%) EJB
14 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
15 6 (8.00%) DHTML
15 6 (8.00%) JSF
15 6 (8.00%) Servlets
16 5 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.67%) Tandem
3 2 (2.67%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.33%) Physics
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) OO
3 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (21.33%) Scrum
5 15 (20.00%) SDLC
6 12 (16.00%) OOP
7 10 (13.33%) BDD
7 10 (13.33%) TDD
8 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.33%) Web Development
9 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.33%) OOD
10 4 (5.33%) Validation
11 3 (4.00%) MVC
11 3 (4.00%) Open Source
11 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.00%) UML
12 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (2.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.33%) Scala
5 9 (12.00%) Perl
6 7 (9.33%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.33%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
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