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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 39 39 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 28 25 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.32% 5.10% 16.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 5.26% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 84
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
627 475 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.76% 96.94% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 545 398 476
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £51,000
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 27 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 68 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (86.76%) Spring
3 35 (51.47%) Hibernate
4 31 (45.59%) J2EE
5 25 (36.76%) Java EE
6 20 (29.41%) SQL
7 19 (27.94%) Web Services
8 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 14 (20.59%) XML
9 14 (20.59%) Tomcat
9 14 (20.59%) Oracle
9 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
10 13 (19.12%) MVC
10 13 (19.12%) JUnit
10 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
10 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (17.65%) HTML
11 12 (17.65%) Finance
12 11 (16.18%) BEA
12 11 (16.18%) WebLogic
13 10 (14.71%) OO
13 10 (14.71%) Ajax
13 10 (14.71%) Spring MVC
13 10 (14.71%) REST
14 9 (13.24%) Android
14 9 (13.24%) Eclipse
14 9 (13.24%) Staffware
15 8 (11.76%) Linux
15 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
15 8 (11.76%) OOD

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 14 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.18%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.47%) Mule
4 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.41%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.41%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) JUnit
2 9 (13.24%) Eclipse
3 8 (11.76%) Maven
4 6 (8.82%) Subversion
5 5 (7.35%) Ant
6 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.41%) JIRA
7 3 (4.41%) Selenium
7 3 (4.41%) JMeter
8 2 (2.94%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.47%) TestNG
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Advertising
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (86.76%) Spring
2 35 (51.47%) Hibernate
3 31 (45.59%) J2EE
4 25 (36.76%) Java EE
5 19 (27.94%) Web Services
6 14 (20.59%) XML
7 12 (17.65%) HTML
8 10 (14.71%) Ajax
8 10 (14.71%) Spring MVC
8 10 (14.71%) REST
9 8 (11.76%) JSP
10 7 (10.29%) Servlets
10 7 (10.29%) Struts
11 5 (7.35%) JSF
11 5 (7.35%) SOAP
11 5 (7.35%) Spring Integration
11 5 (7.35%) JSON
11 5 (7.35%) JPA
11 5 (7.35%) HTML5
12 4 (5.88%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.35%) Open Source
3 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Android
2 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
3 13 (19.12%) MVC
3 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) OO
5 8 (11.76%) OOD
6 7 (10.29%) OOP
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) TDD
8 4 (5.88%) BDD
8 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.88%) Android Development
9 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.41%) ATDD
9 3 (4.41%) User Stories
9 3 (4.41%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.41%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (4.41%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) SQL
3 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) BEA
3 4 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) HP
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