The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 69 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 0.75% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.76% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Engineer
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
688 654 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.73% 97.61% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 564 568 326
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the Cardiff region.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) J2EE
4 8 (72.73%) Ant
4 8 (72.73%) Maven
4 8 (72.73%) QA
5 7 (63.64%) RESTful
5 7 (63.64%) Spring
5 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
5 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (63.64%) Unix
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
6 6 (54.55%) CSS
6 6 (54.55%) Python
6 6 (54.55%) SOA
6 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
6 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
6 6 (54.55%) Perl
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle
6 6 (54.55%) Scrum
6 6 (54.55%) Apache
6 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
6 6 (54.55%) HTML
6 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (54.55%) TDD
6 6 (54.55%) Ext JS
6 6 (54.55%) Velocity
6 6 (54.55%) Spring Security
6 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
6 6 (54.55%) Gradle

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Ant
1 8 (72.73%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 6 (54.55%) Gradle
2 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) TestNG
4 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
2 7 (63.64%) RESTful
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Ext JS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (54.55%) Spring Security
3 6 (54.55%) Velocity
4 2 (18.18%) Akka
5 1 (9.09%) Flash
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Process Management
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
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