The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 93 76 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.72% 13.84% 13.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.79% 26.21% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 82 67 42
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 290 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.54% 52.82% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 272 245 168
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South Wales

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Java Salary Trend in Cardiff

Java
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 80 (44.94%) HTML
2 70 (39.33%) Web Services
3 68 (38.20%) SQL
4 67 (37.64%) J2EE
5 63 (35.39%) Hibernate
5 63 (35.39%) Spring
6 54 (30.34%) Scrum
7 52 (29.21%) XML
7 52 (29.21%) Unit Testing
8 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
9 42 (23.60%) Degree
10 41 (23.03%) Telecoms
10 41 (23.03%) CSS
11 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (21.35%) Software Engineering
13 37 (20.79%) TDD
13 37 (20.79%) Banking
14 33 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (18.54%) C++
15 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
15 32 (17.98%) OO
16 31 (17.42%) Oracle
16 31 (17.42%) Groovy
17 30 (16.85%) Maven
17 30 (16.85%) PHP
17 30 (16.85%) Microsoft
18 29 (16.29%) MVC
18 29 (16.29%) IBM
18 29 (16.29%) Jenkins
19 28 (15.73%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.11%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.55%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.99%) Confluence
3 16 (8.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (6.18%) FileNet
4 11 (6.18%) LiveCycle
5 5 (2.81%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.69%) Apache
6 3 (1.69%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.12%) Node.js
8 1 (0.56%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.12%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) SSL
2 2 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) FTP
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.67%) MongoDB
2 19 (10.67%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.11%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (8.43%) RDBMS
5 13 (7.30%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.81%) MySQL
6 5 (2.81%) Big Data
7 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.12%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.56%) DB2
10 1 (0.56%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 30 (16.85%) Maven
2 29 (16.29%) Jenkins
3 23 (12.92%) Subversion
3 23 (12.92%) Eclipse
4 22 (12.36%) JIRA
5 18 (10.11%) Hudson
6 16 (8.99%) Ant
6 16 (8.99%) JUnit
7 14 (7.87%) Selenium
8 13 (7.30%) Git (software)
8 13 (7.30%) SoapUI
9 12 (6.74%) Rational Application Developer
10 11 (6.18%) CruiseControl
10 11 (6.18%) WebDriver
11 7 (3.93%) JBehave
12 6 (3.37%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (2.81%) PowerBuilder
14 4 (2.25%) JMeter
14 4 (2.25%) Bugzilla
14 4 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (23.03%) Telecoms
2 37 (20.79%) Banking
3 22 (12.36%) Finance
4 19 (10.67%) Billing
5 5 (2.81%) Advertising
6 2 (1.12%) Electronics
6 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (54.49%) Developer
2 50 (28.09%) Analyst
2 50 (28.09%) Java Developer
3 28 (15.73%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (15.17%) Programmer
5 17 (9.55%) Software Engineer
6 16 (8.99%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 16 (8.99%) Senior Programmer
6 16 (8.99%) Analyst Programmer
7 12 (6.74%) Graduate
8 11 (6.18%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (5.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 10 (5.62%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Consultant
10 9 (5.06%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (5.06%) Java Consultant
10 9 (5.06%) Java Programmer
11 8 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (44.94%) HTML
2 70 (39.33%) Web Services
3 67 (37.64%) J2EE
4 63 (35.39%) Hibernate
4 63 (35.39%) Spring
5 52 (29.21%) XML
6 41 (23.03%) CSS
7 28 (15.73%) SOAP
8 24 (13.48%) .NET
8 24 (13.48%) Struts
8 24 (13.48%) jQuery
9 21 (11.80%) ASP.NET
10 18 (10.11%) Java EE
11 16 (8.99%) JSF
12 15 (8.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (8.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 15 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (8.43%) .NET Framework
13 14 (7.87%) XHTML
13 14 (7.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.24%) Open Source
2 16 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.37%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.12%) iPhone
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.92%) Linux
2 17 (9.55%) UNIX
3 10 (5.62%) Android
4 6 (3.37%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.37%) Windows
5 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.34%) Scrum
2 52 (29.21%) Unit Testing
3 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (21.35%) Software Engineering
5 37 (20.79%) TDD
6 33 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (17.98%) OO
8 29 (16.29%) MVC
9 23 (12.92%) SOA
10 21 (11.80%) UML
11 20 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (10.67%) Release Management
13 18 (10.11%) RUP
13 18 (10.11%) DSDM
13 18 (10.11%) DevOps
14 17 (9.55%) Configuration Management
14 17 (9.55%) Pair Programming
15 14 (7.87%) OOA/OOD
15 14 (7.87%) RAD
16 12 (6.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (38.20%) SQL
2 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
3 33 (18.54%) C++
4 31 (17.42%) Groovy
5 30 (16.85%) PHP
6 26 (14.61%) C#
7 16 (8.99%) Scala
8 15 (8.43%) Clojure
9 6 (3.37%) RPG
10 5 (2.81%) C
10 5 (2.81%) Perl
11 4 (2.25%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.69%) Python
12 3 (1.69%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.12%) XQuery
13 2 (1.12%) XPath
13 2 (1.12%) PHP5
14 1 (0.56%) Ruby
14 1 (0.56%) ABAP
14 1 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (23.60%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) ISEB
3 4 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (17.42%) Oracle
2 30 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 29 (16.29%) IBM
4 16 (8.99%) Guidewire
5 15 (8.43%) Twitter
6 11 (6.18%) Adobe
7 4 (2.25%) T-Plan
8 3 (1.69%) Coverity
8 3 (1.69%) Wind River
8 3 (1.69%) Informatica
9 2 (1.12%) VMware
9 2 (1.12%) Citrix
9 2 (1.12%) Zend
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 25 days ago