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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 120 72 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.99% 12.61% 13.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 23.76% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 67 39
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,989 £19,600 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
320 303 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.63% 53.06% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 289 269 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 119 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (43.26%) HTML
3 85 (39.53%) SQL
4 70 (32.56%) Scrum
5 68 (31.63%) Spring
6 64 (29.77%) Web Services
7 61 (28.37%) Hibernate
8 58 (26.98%) J2EE
9 49 (22.79%) JavaScript
9 49 (22.79%) XML
10 48 (22.33%) Unit Testing
11 47 (21.86%) PHP
12 42 (19.53%) OO
13 38 (17.67%) SQL Server
13 38 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (17.67%) Software Engineering
14 35 (16.28%) TDD
14 35 (16.28%) C#
14 35 (16.28%) .NET
15 34 (15.81%) Oracle
15 34 (15.81%) CSS
15 34 (15.81%) Mentoring
16 33 (15.35%) Jenkins
16 33 (15.35%) C++
16 33 (15.35%) Degree
17 32 (14.88%) Groovy
17 32 (14.88%) Maven
17 32 (14.88%) Microsoft
17 32 (14.88%) Finance
18 31 (14.42%) Telecoms

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (8.37%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.12%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.12%) Confluence
3 10 (4.65%) FileNet
3 10 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (4.65%) LiveCycle
4 7 (3.26%) Node.js
4 7 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.33%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.40%) Apache
6 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) HTTP
2 2 (0.93%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) DNS
3 1 (0.47%) FTP
3 1 (0.47%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.84%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.98%) MySQL
4 15 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.72%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.26%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.26%) CouchDB
7 7 (3.26%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.79%) Big Data
9 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (15.35%) Jenkins
2 32 (14.88%) Maven
3 30 (13.95%) Eclipse
4 22 (10.23%) Subversion
5 21 (9.77%) JUnit
6 19 (8.84%) Selenium
7 17 (7.91%) JIRA
8 16 (7.44%) Ant
9 15 (6.98%) SoapUI
10 13 (6.05%) Git (software)
10 13 (6.05%) Hudson
11 11 (5.12%) WebDriver
11 11 (5.12%) Apache Ivy
12 10 (4.65%) CruiseControl
13 7 (3.26%) Mockito
13 7 (3.26%) JBehave
13 7 (3.26%) Gradle
14 6 (2.79%) Rational Application Developer
15 5 (2.33%) NetBeans
15 5 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 32 (14.88%) Finance
2 31 (14.42%) Telecoms
3 28 (13.02%) Banking
4 14 (6.51%) Billing
5 13 (6.05%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Games
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 117 (54.42%) Developer
2 68 (31.63%) Java Developer
3 38 (17.67%) Analyst
4 26 (12.09%) Software Engineer
5 22 (10.23%) Programmer
6 20 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (7.44%) Team Leader
8 13 (6.05%) Graduate
9 12 (5.58%) Analyst Programmer
9 12 (5.58%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.58%) Graduate Developer
9 12 (5.58%) Senior Programmer
9 12 (5.58%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 11 (5.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (5.12%) Development Manager
10 11 (5.12%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (4.65%) Development Team Leader
12 8 (3.72%) Consultant
12 8 (3.72%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (43.26%) HTML
2 68 (31.63%) Spring
3 64 (29.77%) Web Services
4 61 (28.37%) Hibernate
5 58 (26.98%) J2EE
6 49 (22.79%) XML
7 35 (16.28%) .NET
8 34 (15.81%) CSS
9 31 (14.42%) SOAP
10 26 (12.09%) jQuery
11 22 (10.23%) ASP.NET
12 19 (8.84%) REST
13 16 (7.44%) HTML5
13 16 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (7.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (7.44%) .NET Framework
13 16 (7.44%) Java EE
13 16 (7.44%) JSF
14 15 (6.98%) XHTML
15 14 (6.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.77%) Open Source
2 19 (8.84%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.72%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.79%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.86%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.93%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.47%) Clustering
10 1 (0.47%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.09%) Linux
2 19 (8.84%) UNIX
3 10 (4.65%) Android
4 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.79%) Windows
6 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.56%) Scrum
3 48 (22.33%) Unit Testing
4 42 (19.53%) OO
5 38 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (17.67%) Software Engineering
6 35 (16.28%) TDD
7 34 (15.81%) Mentoring
8 25 (11.63%) MVC
9 24 (11.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (9.77%) Release Management
10 21 (9.77%) SOA
11 19 (8.84%) Pair Programming
12 18 (8.37%) BDD
13 15 (6.98%) RUP
13 15 (6.98%) DevOps
14 14 (6.51%) DSDM
14 14 (6.51%) UML
14 14 (6.51%) OOP
15 13 (6.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.53%) SQL
2 49 (22.79%) JavaScript
3 47 (21.86%) PHP
4 35 (16.28%) C#
5 33 (15.35%) C++
6 32 (14.88%) Groovy
7 21 (9.77%) RPG
8 11 (5.12%) Scala
8 11 (5.12%) Clojure
9 6 (2.79%) C
9 6 (2.79%) Perl
9 6 (2.79%) Python
10 4 (1.86%) Ruby
11 3 (1.40%) Erlang
12 2 (0.93%) XQuery
12 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.93%) PHP5
12 2 (0.93%) XPath
12 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (15.35%) Degree
2 7 (3.26%) ISEB
2 7 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (15.81%) Oracle
2 32 (14.88%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.23%) IBM
4 11 (5.12%) Twitter
5 10 (4.65%) Guidewire
5 10 (4.65%) Adobe
6 7 (3.26%) Informatica
7 4 (1.86%) T-Plan
8 3 (1.40%) Coverity
8 3 (1.40%) Wind River
8 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.93%) Citrix
9 2 (0.93%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.93%) Zend
9 2 (0.93%) VMware
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) HP
10 1 (0.47%) Remedy
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