The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 94 78 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.48% 13.52% 11.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.92% 26.17% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85 72 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 298 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.84% 51.65% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 277 260 156
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,210 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 95 (48.72%) HTML
2 79 (40.51%) SQL
3 68 (34.87%) J2EE
3 68 (34.87%) Hibernate
3 68 (34.87%) Spring
4 66 (33.85%) Web Services
5 55 (28.21%) Unit Testing
6 54 (27.69%) Scrum
7 53 (27.18%) XML
8 50 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 45 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (22.05%) Degree
10 43 (22.05%) Telecoms
11 41 (21.03%) CSS
12 39 (20.00%) Banking
13 37 (18.97%) PHP
13 37 (18.97%) OO
14 35 (17.95%) TDD
14 35 (17.95%) Software Engineering
15 34 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
16 32 (16.41%) C++
17 31 (15.90%) Microsoft
17 31 (15.90%) Groovy
17 31 (15.90%) Maven
17 31 (15.90%) Jenkins
18 30 (15.38%) Eclipse
19 29 (14.87%) IBM
20 28 (14.36%) C#
20 28 (14.36%) Oracle

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (11.28%) Tomcat
2 17 (8.72%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (7.18%) Confluence
5 11 (5.64%) LiveCycle
5 11 (5.64%) FileNet
6 5 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.05%) Node.js
7 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.54%) ColdFusion
8 3 (1.54%) Apache
9 1 (0.51%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) SSL
1 2 (1.03%) HTTP
1 2 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.74%) MongoDB
4 18 (9.23%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 13 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (4.62%) MySQL
7 9 (4.62%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.08%) Big Data
9 4 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.05%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Maven
1 31 (15.90%) Jenkins
2 30 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 22 (11.28%) Subversion
4 20 (10.26%) JIRA
5 19 (9.74%) JUnit
6 17 (8.72%) Ant
7 16 (8.21%) Selenium
7 16 (8.21%) Hudson
8 13 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 12 (6.15%) Git (software)
9 12 (6.15%) Rational Application Developer
10 11 (5.64%) WebDriver
10 11 (5.64%) CruiseControl
11 8 (4.10%) Apache Ivy
12 7 (3.59%) JBehave
13 5 (2.56%) PowerBuilder
14 4 (2.05%) Gradle
14 4 (2.05%) Mockito
14 4 (2.05%) JMeter
General
1 43 (22.05%) Telecoms
2 39 (20.00%) Banking
3 25 (12.82%) Finance
4 19 (9.74%) Billing
5 8 (4.10%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (53.85%) Developer
2 56 (28.72%) Java Developer
3 50 (25.64%) Analyst
4 28 (14.36%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (13.85%) Programmer
6 17 (8.72%) Software Engineer
7 16 (8.21%) Senior Programmer
7 16 (8.21%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 16 (8.21%) Analyst Programmer
8 12 (6.15%) Graduate
9 11 (5.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (5.64%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (5.13%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.62%) Developer Analyst
11 9 (4.62%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.62%) Java Consultant
11 9 (4.62%) Java Programmer
11 9 (4.62%) Consultant
12 8 (4.10%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (48.72%) HTML
2 68 (34.87%) J2EE
2 68 (34.87%) Hibernate
2 68 (34.87%) Spring
3 66 (33.85%) Web Services
4 53 (27.18%) XML
5 41 (21.03%) CSS
6 27 (13.85%) SOAP
6 27 (13.85%) .NET
7 25 (12.82%) jQuery
8 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
8 22 (11.28%) Struts
9 16 (8.21%) .NET Framework
9 16 (8.21%) Java EE
9 16 (8.21%) JSF
9 16 (8.21%) JSP
9 16 (8.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (7.69%) REST
10 15 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.26%) Open Source
2 18 (9.23%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.08%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.05%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.03%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.82%) Linux
2 16 (8.21%) UNIX
3 10 (5.13%) Android
4 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.08%) Windows
6 2 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.21%) Unit Testing
2 54 (27.69%) Scrum
3 45 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (18.97%) OO
5 35 (17.95%) TDD
5 35 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 34 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (13.85%) MVC
8 21 (10.77%) SOA
8 21 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (9.74%) Release Management
10 17 (8.72%) UML
11 16 (8.21%) Pair Programming
11 16 (8.21%) DSDM
11 16 (8.21%) RUP
11 16 (8.21%) DevOps
12 15 (7.69%) Configuration Management
13 14 (7.18%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (7.18%) RAD
14 13 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (40.51%) SQL
2 50 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 37 (18.97%) PHP
4 32 (16.41%) C++
5 31 (15.90%) Groovy
6 28 (14.36%) C#
7 17 (8.72%) RPG
8 14 (7.18%) Scala
9 13 (6.67%) Clojure
10 6 (3.08%) Perl
11 5 (2.56%) C
12 4 (2.05%) Python
13 3 (1.54%) Ruby
13 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.03%) XQuery
14 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.03%) PHP5
14 2 (1.03%) XPath
15 1 (0.51%) Erlang
15 1 (0.51%) VC++
Qualifications
1 43 (22.05%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) ISEB
3 6 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (15.90%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.87%) IBM
3 28 (14.36%) Oracle
4 16 (8.21%) Guidewire
5 13 (6.67%) Twitter
6 11 (5.64%) Adobe
7 4 (2.05%) T-Plan
8 3 (1.54%) Coverity
8 3 (1.54%) Wind River
8 3 (1.54%) Informatica
9 2 (1.03%) Citrix
9 2 (1.03%) VMware
9 2 (1.03%) Zend
10 1 (0.51%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.51%) HP
10 1 (0.51%) Remedy
10 1 (0.51%) JBoss
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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IBO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per year + pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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