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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 82 120 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.29% 25.16% 18.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.03% 43.48% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 61
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
315 276 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.05% 57.86% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 288 248 228
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 83 (40.89%) SQL
2 74 (36.45%) Spring
3 71 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (32.02%) HTML
5 46 (22.66%) Hibernate
6 43 (21.18%) Scrum
7 42 (20.69%) J2EE
7 42 (20.69%) Finance
8 40 (19.70%) C++
8 40 (19.70%) PHP
8 40 (19.70%) Unit Testing
9 35 (17.24%) Web Services
10 32 (15.76%) JavaScript
10 32 (15.76%) .NET
11 30 (14.78%) OO
12 28 (13.79%) Linux
13 27 (13.30%) C#
13 27 (13.30%) XML
13 27 (13.30%) Software Engineering
14 26 (12.81%) Oracle
15 25 (12.32%) Eclipse
16 24 (11.82%) REST
17 23 (11.33%) Tomcat
18 22 (10.84%) RPG
18 22 (10.84%) Degree
19 21 (10.34%) TDD
19 21 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (9.85%) MySQL
20 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
21 19 (9.36%) OOP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (11.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.43%) Apache
2 9 (4.43%) Node.js
3 8 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.94%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.97%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.97%) SAS
6 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.48%) IIS
6 3 (1.48%) JBoss
6 3 (1.48%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.48%) CMS
7 2 (0.99%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.99%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.97%) SPSS
1 4 (1.97%) EViews
2 3 (1.48%) MS Project
2 3 (1.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Staffware
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.99%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) HTTP
2 3 (1.48%) DNS
3 2 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.99%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.85%) MySQL
1 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.91%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.93%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.94%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.94%) CouchDB
6 7 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.45%) Big Data
7 6 (2.96%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (12.32%) Eclipse
2 18 (8.87%) JUnit
3 17 (8.37%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.42%) Maven
5 10 (4.93%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.43%) Subversion
6 9 (4.43%) Selenium
6 9 (4.43%) Spock
7 8 (3.94%) Gradle
7 8 (3.94%) Apache Ivy
7 8 (3.94%) Mockito
8 7 (3.45%) NetBeans
9 6 (2.96%) Ant
10 4 (1.97%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.48%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.48%) PowerBuilder
11 3 (1.48%) MSTest
11 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.99%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.99%) JMeter
General
1 42 (20.69%) Finance
2 16 (7.88%) Advertising
3 15 (7.39%) Banking
4 13 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.96%) Billing
6 3 (1.48%) Retail
6 3 (1.48%) Automotive
6 3 (1.48%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (60.10%) Developer
2 83 (40.89%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.32%) Senior Developer
4 22 (10.84%) Software Engineer
5 20 (9.85%) Analyst
6 17 (8.37%) Team Leader
7 15 (7.39%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (7.39%) Programmer
8 11 (5.42%) Development Manager
8 11 (5.42%) Development Team Leader
9 10 (4.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 10 (4.93%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.43%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (4.43%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.43%) Senior Programmer
10 9 (4.43%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 8 (3.94%) Java Team Leader
11 8 (3.94%) Java Programmer
11 8 (3.94%) Developer Analyst
11 8 (3.94%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (36.45%) Spring
2 65 (32.02%) HTML
3 46 (22.66%) Hibernate
4 42 (20.69%) J2EE
5 35 (17.24%) Web Services
6 32 (15.76%) .NET
7 27 (13.30%) XML
8 24 (11.82%) REST
9 19 (9.36%) Java EE
10 15 (7.39%) HTML5
10 15 (7.39%) SOAP
11 13 (6.40%) jQuery
12 12 (5.91%) ASP.NET
12 12 (5.91%) CSS
13 10 (4.93%) Struts
14 9 (4.43%) JSP
15 8 (3.94%) Servlets
15 8 (3.94%) JPA
15 8 (3.94%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.43%) Open Source
5 8 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.46%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.48%) Replication
7 3 (1.48%) Clustering
8 2 (0.99%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.99%) GIS
8 2 (0.99%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.99%) iPhone
8 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.49%) Economics
9 1 (0.49%) Statistics
9 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.79%) Linux
2 15 (7.39%) Android
2 15 (7.39%) UNIX
2 15 (7.39%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.43%) Windows
4 2 (0.99%) Solaris
4 2 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (21.18%) Scrum
3 40 (19.70%) Unit Testing
4 30 (14.78%) OO
5 27 (13.30%) Software Engineering
6 21 (10.34%) TDD
6 21 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.36%) OOP
7 19 (9.36%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.37%) MVC
8 17 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (7.88%) Release Management
10 15 (7.39%) BDD
11 11 (5.42%) OOD
12 10 (4.93%) Web Development
13 9 (4.43%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.43%) Pair Programming
14 8 (3.94%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (3.94%) Android Development
14 8 (3.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 83 (40.89%) SQL
2 40 (19.70%) PHP
2 40 (19.70%) C++
3 32 (15.76%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.30%) C#
5 22 (10.84%) RPG
6 9 (4.43%) Groovy
7 8 (3.94%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.45%) Python
9 6 (2.96%) Ruby
9 6 (2.96%) C
10 5 (2.46%) Erlang
11 4 (1.97%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.97%) R
12 3 (1.48%) XAML
12 3 (1.48%) Perl
13 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.49%) VB
13 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (10.84%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.39%) QA
2 3 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Snort
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) OpenView
1 1 (0.49%) Nagios
1 1 (0.49%) OPNET
1 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 26 (12.81%) Oracle
2 13 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.96%) IBM
4 5 (2.46%) BEA
4 5 (2.46%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.97%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.97%) HP
5 4 (1.97%) Informatica
5 4 (1.97%) Lotus
6 3 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.48%) LexisNexis
7 2 (0.99%) VMware
7 2 (0.99%) Citrix
8 1 (0.49%) Juniper
8 1 (0.49%) BMC
8 1 (0.49%) CA
8 1 (0.49%) Compuware
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco
8 1 (0.49%) NetScout
8 1 (0.49%) Riverbed
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24594 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £31342 - £37394 per annum + benifits
Posted: 20 days ago