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 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
Rank 12 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 95 99 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.83% 14.69% 19.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.07% 26.98% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 90 66
Average salary £39,120 £35,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.19% -25.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
351 367 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.09% 54.45% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 288 328 181
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 124 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (42.37%) Spring
3 84 (35.59%) HTML
3 84 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 73 (30.93%) Web Services
5 66 (27.97%) SOAP
6 62 (26.27%) Degree
7 60 (25.42%) CSS
8 57 (24.15%) OO
9 56 (23.73%) Linux
10 52 (22.03%) SQL
10 52 (22.03%) Computer Science
10 52 (22.03%) Software Engineering
11 50 (21.19%) Unix
11 50 (21.19%) Jenkins
12 47 (19.92%) Oracle
13 46 (19.49%) OOP
13 46 (19.49%) Scrum
14 45 (19.07%) REST
15 44 (18.64%) Python
16 43 (18.22%) Subversion
17 42 (17.80%) TDD
17 42 (17.80%) Ajax
17 42 (17.80%) C++
18 41 (17.37%) Hibernate
19 40 (16.95%) Git (software)
20 39 (16.53%) JPA
20 39 (16.53%) SDLC
20 39 (16.53%) Ruby
20 39 (16.53%) Web Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (11.44%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.51%) Apache
3 10 (4.24%) Node.js
4 9 (3.81%) JBoss
5 6 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.85%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.85%) Jetty
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) EViews
2 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.54%) GitHub
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.90%) HTTP
2 16 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.51%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.85%) Internet
4 2 (0.85%) RTP
4 2 (0.85%) RTSP
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.42%) DNS
5 1 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.42%) PBX
5 1 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.59%) MySQL
3 22 (9.32%) MongoDB
4 20 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.51%) DB2
6 12 (5.08%) Big Data
7 10 (4.24%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (4.24%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.85%) Riak
9 2 (0.85%) Voldemort
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (21.19%) Jenkins
2 43 (18.22%) Subversion
3 40 (16.95%) Git (software)
4 38 (16.10%) Maven
5 30 (12.71%) Cucumber
6 29 (12.29%) Eclipse
7 27 (11.44%) Ant
8 25 (10.59%) Selenium
9 23 (9.75%) Hudson
10 22 (9.32%) SoapUI
11 21 (8.90%) Gradle
12 18 (7.63%) JUnit
13 15 (6.36%) JMeter
14 13 (5.51%) IntelliJ
14 13 (5.51%) TeamCity
15 12 (5.08%) AnthillPro
15 12 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (5.08%) JBehave
16 9 (3.81%) NetBeans
17 7 (2.97%) RSpec
General
1 29 (12.29%) Finance
2 25 (10.59%) Marketing
3 20 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.20%) Games
5 14 (5.93%) Advertising
6 8 (3.39%) Banking
7 7 (2.97%) Back Office
8 3 (1.27%) Retail
8 3 (1.27%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.85%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Electronics
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (59.75%) Developer
2 75 (31.78%) Java Developer
3 40 (16.95%) Senior Developer
4 30 (12.71%) Analyst
5 21 (8.90%) Web Developer
6 20 (8.47%) Senior Web Developer
6 20 (8.47%) Software Developer
6 20 (8.47%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.47%) Test Analyst
7 18 (7.63%) Architect
7 18 (7.63%) Technical Architect
8 17 (7.20%) Java Architect
8 17 (7.20%) Java Technical Architect
9 16 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (5.51%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (4.66%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 11 (4.66%) Java Engineer
11 11 (4.66%) Security Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) J2EE Developer
12 10 (4.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (42.37%) Spring
2 84 (35.59%) HTML
3 73 (30.93%) Web Services
4 66 (27.97%) SOAP
5 60 (25.42%) CSS
6 45 (19.07%) REST
7 42 (17.80%) Ajax
8 41 (17.37%) Hibernate
9 39 (16.53%) JPA
10 38 (16.10%) jQuery
11 34 (14.41%) AngularJS
12 31 (13.14%) Struts
13 30 (12.71%) DHTML
14 29 (12.29%) JSP
15 28 (11.86%) Java EE
16 27 (11.44%) J2EE
17 25 (10.59%) XML
18 22 (9.32%) Ext JS
18 22 (9.32%) RESTful
19 17 (7.20%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.03%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.02%) Web 2.0
3 19 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.51%) User Experience
5 12 (5.08%) Blog
6 10 (4.24%) Grid Computing
7 8 (3.39%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.12%) Physics
9 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.85%) AS400
9 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.85%) iSeries
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.85%) Tandem
10 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.42%) Fintech
10 1 (0.42%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.73%) Linux
2 50 (21.19%) Unix
3 16 (6.78%) Android
4 15 (6.36%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.08%) Windows
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) HPUX
7 1 (0.42%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (24.15%) OO
3 52 (22.03%) Software Engineering
4 46 (19.49%) OOP
4 46 (19.49%) Scrum
5 42 (17.80%) TDD
6 39 (16.53%) SDLC
6 39 (16.53%) Web Development
7 32 (13.56%) BDD
8 26 (11.02%) Test Automation
9 24 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (9.32%) MVC
11 18 (7.63%) Functional Programming
12 16 (6.78%) ETL
13 14 (5.93%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.08%) Online Security
15 11 (4.66%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (4.66%) Data Analysis
16 10 (4.24%) High Availability
16 10 (4.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (35.59%) JavaScript
2 52 (22.03%) SQL
3 44 (18.64%) Python
4 42 (17.80%) C++
5 39 (16.53%) Ruby
6 35 (14.83%) PHP
7 29 (12.29%) C#
8 20 (8.47%) C
9 18 (7.63%) Perl
10 15 (6.36%) Erlang
10 15 (6.36%) Haskell
10 15 (6.36%) Lisp
11 14 (5.93%) Bash Shell
12 13 (5.51%) Scala
13 7 (2.97%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.85%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (26.27%) Degree
2 7 (2.97%) HND
3 4 (1.69%) ISEB
4 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) PhD
5 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.86%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.42%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.42%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (5.51%) Snort
2 6 (2.54%) Docker
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.85%) Puppet
1 2 (0.85%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.42%) Nagios
2 1 (0.42%) OpenView
2 1 (0.42%) OPNET
2 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 47 (19.92%) Oracle
2 10 (4.24%) TOWER Software
3 7 (2.97%) IBM
4 6 (2.54%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.69%) Sybase
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco
6 3 (1.27%) HP
7 2 (0.85%) Guidewire
7 2 (0.85%) Rally
7 2 (0.85%) Talend
8 1 (0.42%) Avaya
8 1 (0.42%) BMC
8 1 (0.42%) CA
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix
8 1 (0.42%) F5
8 1 (0.42%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (0.42%) Juniper
8 1 (0.42%) NetQoS
8 1 (0.42%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Remote Working & Flexi-Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum c.£35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Shares and Benefits
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Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
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