The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 95 70 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.89% 13.38% 12.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.55% 25.27% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85 62 41
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £26,275 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
311 277 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.47% 52.96% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 281 234 167
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
South Wales

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 25 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 77 (43.75%) HTML
2 71 (40.34%) Web Services
3 67 (38.07%) SQL
3 67 (38.07%) J2EE
4 62 (35.23%) Hibernate
4 62 (35.23%) Spring
5 55 (31.25%) Scrum
6 53 (30.11%) JavaScript
7 52 (29.55%) XML
7 52 (29.55%) Unit Testing
8 42 (23.86%) CSS
8 42 (23.86%) Degree
9 41 (23.30%) Telecoms
10 39 (22.16%) Software Engineering
11 38 (21.59%) Banking
11 38 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (21.02%) TDD
13 33 (18.75%) C++
14 32 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 32 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (17.61%) Maven
15 31 (17.61%) Oracle
15 31 (17.61%) OO
15 31 (17.61%) MVC
15 31 (17.61%) Microsoft
16 30 (17.05%) PHP
16 30 (17.05%) Groovy
17 29 (16.48%) SOAP
17 29 (16.48%) IBM
18 28 (15.91%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.23%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.66%) WebSphere
3 16 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (9.09%) Confluence
4 11 (6.25%) FileNet
4 11 (6.25%) LiveCycle
5 5 (2.84%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.70%) Apache
6 3 (1.70%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.57%) Node.js
8 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.57%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.14%) SSL
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.80%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.23%) MongoDB
3 18 (10.23%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (8.52%) RDBMS
5 13 (7.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.27%) MySQL
6 4 (2.27%) Big Data
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 31 (17.61%) Maven
2 28 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 23 (13.07%) Subversion
4 22 (12.50%) JIRA
4 22 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 18 (10.23%) Hudson
6 17 (9.66%) Ant
7 15 (8.52%) JUnit
8 14 (7.95%) Selenium
9 13 (7.39%) SoapUI
10 12 (6.82%) Rational Application Developer
10 12 (6.82%) Git (software)
11 11 (6.25%) CruiseControl
11 11 (6.25%) WebDriver
12 7 (3.98%) JBehave
13 6 (3.41%) Apache Ivy
14 5 (2.84%) PowerBuilder
15 4 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (2.27%) JMeter
15 4 (2.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 41 (23.30%) Telecoms
2 38 (21.59%) Banking
3 22 (12.50%) Finance
4 19 (10.80%) Billing
5 5 (2.84%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (55.11%) Developer
2 50 (28.41%) Analyst
2 50 (28.41%) Java Developer
3 28 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (15.34%) Programmer
5 18 (10.23%) Software Engineer
6 16 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 16 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
7 12 (6.82%) Graduate
8 11 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Consultant
10 9 (5.11%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (5.11%) Java Consultant
10 9 (5.11%) Java Programmer
11 8 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (43.75%) HTML
2 71 (40.34%) Web Services
3 67 (38.07%) J2EE
4 62 (35.23%) Hibernate
4 62 (35.23%) Spring
5 52 (29.55%) XML
6 42 (23.86%) CSS
7 29 (16.48%) SOAP
8 25 (14.20%) Struts
8 25 (14.20%) .NET
9 24 (13.64%) jQuery
10 22 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 19 (10.80%) Java EE
12 16 (9.09%) JSF
12 16 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 16 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (8.52%) XHTML
14 14 (7.95%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.36%) Open Source
2 16 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.41%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.14%) iPhone
7 2 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.57%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.93%) Linux
2 17 (9.66%) UNIX
3 10 (5.68%) Android
4 6 (3.41%) Windows
4 6 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.25%) Scrum
2 52 (29.55%) Unit Testing
3 39 (22.16%) Software Engineering
4 38 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (21.02%) TDD
6 32 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (17.61%) MVC
7 31 (17.61%) OO
8 23 (13.07%) SOA
9 21 (11.93%) UML
10 20 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (10.23%) Release Management
11 18 (10.23%) RUP
11 18 (10.23%) DSDM
11 18 (10.23%) DevOps
12 17 (9.66%) Configuration Management
12 17 (9.66%) Pair Programming
13 14 (7.95%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (7.95%) RAD
14 12 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.07%) SQL
2 53 (30.11%) JavaScript
3 33 (18.75%) C++
4 30 (17.05%) PHP
4 30 (17.05%) Groovy
5 26 (14.77%) C#
6 16 (9.09%) Scala
7 15 (8.52%) Clojure
8 5 (2.84%) C
8 5 (2.84%) Perl
9 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.70%) RPG
10 3 (1.70%) Python
10 3 (1.70%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.14%) XQuery
11 2 (1.14%) XPath
11 2 (1.14%) PHP5
12 1 (0.57%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) ABAP
12 1 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (23.86%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) ISEB
3 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (17.61%) Oracle
1 31 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.48%) IBM
3 16 (9.09%) Guidewire
4 15 (8.52%) Twitter
5 11 (6.25%) Adobe
6 4 (2.27%) T-Plan
7 3 (1.70%) Coverity
7 3 (1.70%) Wind River
7 3 (1.70%) Informatica
8 2 (1.14%) Citrix
8 2 (1.14%) VMware
8 2 (1.14%) Zend
9 1 (0.57%) Remedy
9 1 (0.57%) HP
9 1 (0.57%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 22 days ago