The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer
Rank 72 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.29% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
Java Software 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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Java Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
5 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (50.00%) Ant
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) JMeter
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (37.50%) Java EE
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (25.00%) Akka
7 2 (25.00%) Puppet
7 2 (25.00%) Swagger
7 2 (25.00%) JUnit
7 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (25.00%) Project Management
7 2 (25.00%) EJB
7 2 (25.00%) Servlets
7 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 2 (25.00%) XML

Java Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) TestNG
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) Akka
3 2 (25.00%) EJB
3 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
3 2 (25.00%) JSF
3 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Swagger
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle