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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 97 87 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.59% 22.14% 22.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.40% 42.44% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 91 74 79
Average salary £35,000 £47,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.70% +59.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
354 205 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.23% 52.16% 62.97%
Number of salaries quoted 324 188 246
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 79 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (36.79%) Spring
3 71 (33.49%) SQL
4 58 (27.36%) HTML
5 54 (25.47%) Hibernate
6 51 (24.06%) J2EE
7 49 (23.11%) Scrum
8 46 (21.70%) Finance
9 37 (17.45%) Unit Testing
10 36 (16.98%) JavaScript
10 36 (16.98%) C++
11 34 (16.04%) Oracle
11 34 (16.04%) Software Engineering
12 33 (15.57%) Web Services
13 31 (14.62%) PHP
14 30 (14.15%) OO
15 29 (13.68%) Tomcat
15 29 (13.68%) Java EE
15 29 (13.68%) REST
16 26 (12.26%) QA
17 25 (11.79%) XML
18 24 (11.32%) .NET
19 23 (10.85%) Android
19 23 (10.85%) Mentoring
20 22 (10.38%) Apple iOS
20 22 (10.38%) Linux
20 22 (10.38%) OOP
20 22 (10.38%) Eclipse
21 21 (9.91%) C#
21 21 (9.91%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (13.68%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.60%) WebLogic
3 12 (5.66%) Apache
4 7 (3.30%) Node.js
4 7 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.36%) IIS
6 5 (2.36%) JBoss
7 4 (1.89%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.89%) SAS
8 3 (1.42%) Confluence
8 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.42%) CMS
9 2 (0.94%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.94%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (1.89%) SPSS
1 4 (1.89%) EViews
2 3 (1.42%) MS Project
3 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Staffware
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.94%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.08%) HTTP
2 5 (2.36%) DNS
3 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.94%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.91%) MySQL
2 16 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.08%) SQL Server
4 13 (6.13%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.72%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.83%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.83%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.94%) Big Data
12 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (10.38%) Eclipse
2 19 (8.96%) JUnit
3 15 (7.08%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.13%) Maven
5 12 (5.66%) Subversion
6 10 (4.72%) Selenium
7 8 (3.77%) Ant
7 8 (3.77%) Git (software)
8 7 (3.30%) NetBeans
9 6 (2.83%) Mockito
9 6 (2.83%) Gradle
9 6 (2.83%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (2.83%) Spock
10 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.42%) MSTest
10 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.42%) JIRA
10 3 (1.42%) JMeter
11 2 (0.94%) FitNesse
General
1 46 (21.70%) Finance
2 18 (8.49%) Advertising
3 14 (6.60%) Banking
4 13 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.83%) Automotive
6 5 (2.36%) Billing
7 4 (1.89%) Retail
8 3 (1.42%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (58.49%) Developer
2 91 (42.92%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.15%) Senior Developer
4 25 (11.79%) Software Engineer
5 17 (8.02%) Team Leader
5 17 (8.02%) Analyst
6 16 (7.55%) Programmer
6 16 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (6.60%) Android Developer
8 12 (5.66%) Java Programmer
8 12 (5.66%) Development Team Leader
9 11 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.72%) Development Manager
11 9 (4.25%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.25%) Java Team Leader
11 9 (4.25%) Software Manager
12 8 (3.77%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (3.77%) ScrumMaster
12 8 (3.77%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (36.79%) Spring
2 58 (27.36%) HTML
3 54 (25.47%) Hibernate
4 51 (24.06%) J2EE
5 33 (15.57%) Web Services
6 29 (13.68%) Java EE
6 29 (13.68%) REST
7 25 (11.79%) XML
8 24 (11.32%) .NET
9 16 (7.55%) HTML5
10 15 (7.08%) jQuery
10 15 (7.08%) SOAP
11 14 (6.60%) iOS SDK
11 14 (6.60%) Android SDK
12 12 (5.66%) JSP
13 11 (5.19%) Struts
14 10 (4.72%) Ajax
15 9 (4.25%) Servlets
15 9 (4.25%) CSS
16 8 (3.77%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.25%) Open Source
4 8 (3.77%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.77%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.36%) Clustering
7 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.42%) Replication
8 2 (0.94%) GIS
8 2 (0.94%) Statistics
8 2 (0.94%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.94%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.94%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) Economics
9 1 (0.47%) iPhone
9 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.85%) Android
2 22 (10.38%) Apple iOS
2 22 (10.38%) Linux
3 16 (7.55%) Windows
4 13 (6.13%) UNIX
5 2 (0.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.11%) Scrum
3 37 (17.45%) Unit Testing
4 34 (16.04%) Software Engineering
5 30 (14.15%) OO
6 23 (10.85%) Mentoring
7 22 (10.38%) OOP
8 18 (8.49%) TDD
8 18 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (7.55%) BDD
10 14 (6.60%) OOD
10 14 (6.60%) Android Development
11 13 (6.13%) MVC
12 12 (5.66%) Release Management
13 10 (4.72%) Web Development
14 9 (4.25%) Configuration Management
15 8 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (3.77%) iOS Development
16 7 (3.30%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (33.49%) SQL
2 36 (16.98%) JavaScript
2 36 (16.98%) C++
3 31 (14.62%) PHP
4 21 (9.91%) C#
5 18 (8.49%) RPG
6 15 (7.08%) Objective-C
7 10 (4.72%) Perl
8 9 (4.25%) Python
9 8 (3.77%) Ruby
10 7 (3.30%) Scala
11 6 (2.83%) C
11 6 (2.83%) Groovy
12 5 (2.36%) Erlang
13 4 (1.89%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.89%) R
14 3 (1.42%) XAML
15 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.94%) Golang
16 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (8.49%) Degree
2 10 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.26%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.94%) Snort
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.47%) OPNET
1 1 (0.47%) Nagios
1 1 (0.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (16.04%) Oracle
2 9 (4.25%) BEA
3 8 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.30%) TOWER Software
5 5 (2.36%) IBM
6 4 (1.89%) Informatica
6 4 (1.89%) Lotus
6 4 (1.89%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.42%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.42%) HP
8 2 (0.94%) VMware
9 1 (0.47%) NetQoS
9 1 (0.47%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (0.47%) F5
9 1 (0.47%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.47%) NetScout
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco
9 1 (0.47%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + FANTASTIC benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago