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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 38 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.59% 3.30% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.43% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
643 642 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.47% 96.25% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 537 544 478
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) Web Services
2 24 (48.00%) Spring
3 21 (42.00%) Hibernate
4 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) Java EE
5 18 (36.00%) Subversion
5 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (36.00%) J2EE
6 16 (32.00%) CSS
6 16 (32.00%) Maven
6 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
7 15 (30.00%) JUnit
8 14 (28.00%) High Availability
9 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (24.00%) Gradle
10 12 (24.00%) SOAP
10 12 (24.00%) Scrum
11 11 (22.00%) Servlets
11 11 (22.00%) Oracle
12 10 (20.00%) SQL
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
12 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
13 9 (18.00%) QA
13 9 (18.00%) Degree
13 9 (18.00%) HTML5
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
14 8 (16.00%) Eclipse

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.00%) DB2
4 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Subversion
2 16 (32.00%) Maven
3 15 (30.00%) JUnit
4 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (24.00%) Gradle
6 8 (16.00%) Eclipse
7 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (14.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (12.00%) Ant
9 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
10 2 (4.00%) Gerrit
10 2 (4.00%) Hudson
10 2 (4.00%) JMeter
10 2 (4.00%) TestNG
11 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.00%) FishEye
11 1 (2.00%) JIRA
11 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
11 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
1 7 (14.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) Spring
1 24 (48.00%) Web Services
2 21 (42.00%) Hibernate
3 19 (38.00%) HTML
3 19 (38.00%) Java EE
4 18 (36.00%) J2EE
5 16 (32.00%) CSS
6 12 (24.00%) SOAP
7 11 (22.00%) Servlets
8 9 (18.00%) HTML5
9 7 (14.00%) JPA
9 7 (14.00%) RESTful
10 6 (12.00%) JSP
10 6 (12.00%) REST
10 6 (12.00%) XML
11 5 (10.00%) Ajax
11 5 (10.00%) JSF
12 4 (8.00%) RichFaces
12 4 (8.00%) Spring Web Flow
12 4 (8.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.00%) Fintech
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.00%) Tandem
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) High Availability
3 12 (24.00%) Scrum
4 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.00%) SDLC
7 5 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (8.00%) OO
9 3 (6.00%) OOD
9 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Android Development
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.00%) OOP
10 2 (4.00%) Open Source
10 2 (4.00%) Static Code Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) TDD
10 2 (4.00%) User Stories
10 2 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) Scala
5 5 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
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