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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 68 81 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.43% 14.01% 17.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.01% 33.89% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 98
Average salary £35,000 £38,783 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +21.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,950 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £52,500 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
309 239 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.39% 41.35% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 262 201 318
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (35.19%) Spring
2 53 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (26.54%) JavaScript
3 43 (26.54%) J2EE
4 40 (24.69%) Hibernate
5 38 (23.46%) Web Services
6 37 (22.84%) C++
7 36 (22.22%) HTML
8 32 (19.75%) SQL
8 32 (19.75%) Finance
9 28 (17.28%) Software Engineering
10 27 (16.67%) Java EE
11 26 (16.05%) Scrum
11 26 (16.05%) Oracle
12 23 (14.20%) Android
13 22 (13.58%) QA
13 22 (13.58%) REST
14 21 (12.96%) Apple iOS
14 21 (12.96%) Unit Testing
14 21 (12.96%) MVC
15 20 (12.35%) Linux
15 20 (12.35%) Tomcat
15 20 (12.35%) Banking
16 19 (11.73%) Windows
16 19 (11.73%) HTTP
16 19 (11.73%) Objective-C
17 18 (11.11%) Telecoms
17 18 (11.11%) PHP
17 18 (11.11%) Degree
17 18 (11.11%) MongoDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (12.35%) Tomcat
2 16 (9.88%) WebLogic
3 10 (6.17%) Apache
4 7 (4.32%) JBoss
5 5 (3.09%) IIS
5 5 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.47%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.47%) SAS
6 4 (2.47%) CMS
7 3 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.85%) Confluence
8 2 (1.23%) Node.js
8 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.62%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.62%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (2.47%) SPSS
1 4 (2.47%) EViews
2 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Staffware
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
1 2 (1.23%) GitHub
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.73%) HTTP
2 5 (3.09%) DNS
3 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.23%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.62%) VoIP
5 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 18 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 16 (9.88%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.02%) Big Data
3 13 (8.02%) MySQL
4 10 (6.17%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.85%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.85%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.23%) HPCC
10 1 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) JUnit
2 9 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.56%) Maven
3 5 (3.09%) Ant
3 5 (3.09%) Subversion
3 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.47%) JMeter
4 4 (2.47%) Selenium
4 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.47%) MSTest
5 3 (1.85%) JIRA
6 2 (1.23%) TestNG
6 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.62%) Mocha
7 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.62%) Hudson
7 1 (0.62%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
General
1 32 (19.75%) Finance
2 20 (12.35%) Banking
3 18 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.56%) Advertising
5 7 (4.32%) Automotive
6 6 (3.70%) Retail
7 4 (2.47%) Billing
8 3 (1.85%) Law
9 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (67.90%) Developer
2 68 (41.98%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.90%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.88%) Programmer
4 16 (9.88%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.88%) Android Developer
5 13 (8.02%) Analyst
5 13 (8.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (7.41%) Java Programmer
7 11 (6.79%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Senior Android Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Programmer
10 8 (4.94%) Developer Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) Architect
10 8 (4.94%) Analyst Programmer
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 7 (4.32%) Head of Development
12 6 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (35.19%) Spring
2 43 (26.54%) J2EE
3 40 (24.69%) Hibernate
4 38 (23.46%) Web Services
5 36 (22.22%) HTML
6 27 (16.67%) Java EE
7 22 (13.58%) REST
8 17 (10.49%) CSS
8 17 (10.49%) XML
9 16 (9.88%) HTML5
9 16 (9.88%) Android SDK
10 15 (9.26%) iOS SDK
11 12 (7.41%) jQuery
12 11 (6.79%) Struts
12 11 (6.79%) .NET
13 10 (6.17%) SOAP
13 10 (6.17%) Ajax
13 10 (6.17%) Spring MVC
14 8 (4.94%) JSP
14 8 (4.94%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.17%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.94%) Open Source
3 8 (4.94%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.09%) Clustering
5 5 (3.09%) User Experience
6 4 (2.47%) Replication
6 4 (2.47%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.23%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.23%) Tandem
7 2 (1.23%) Statistics
8 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.62%) Economics
8 1 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Android
2 21 (12.96%) Apple iOS
3 20 (12.35%) Linux
4 19 (11.73%) Windows
5 8 (4.94%) UNIX
6 1 (0.62%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Debian
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.28%) Software Engineering
3 26 (16.05%) Scrum
4 21 (12.96%) MVC
4 21 (12.96%) Unit Testing
5 17 (10.49%) OO
5 17 (10.49%) TDD
6 16 (9.88%) Android Development
7 14 (8.64%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.02%) BDD
9 11 (6.79%) OOP
10 9 (5.56%) iOS Development
11 8 (4.94%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (4.32%) Software Delivery
12 7 (4.32%) Project Management
13 6 (3.70%) ETL
13 6 (3.70%) OOD
13 6 (3.70%) Web Development
13 6 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.54%) JavaScript
2 37 (22.84%) C++
3 32 (19.75%) SQL
4 19 (11.73%) Objective-C
5 18 (11.11%) PHP
6 11 (6.79%) Scala
6 11 (6.79%) Perl
6 11 (6.79%) C#
7 9 (5.56%) C
8 7 (4.32%) Ruby
9 6 (3.70%) Python
9 6 (3.70%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.09%) Golang
11 4 (2.47%) XAML
11 4 (2.47%) R
12 3 (1.85%) Erlang
13 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.85%) PMP
3 3 (1.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.58%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (16.05%) Oracle
2 11 (6.79%) BEA
3 6 (3.70%) TOWER Software
4 5 (3.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.47%) Guidewire
5 4 (2.47%) LexisNexis
6 3 (1.85%) IBM
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Lotus
7 2 (1.23%) Zend
8 1 (0.62%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.62%) Brocade
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco
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