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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 99 60 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.33% 15.83% 25.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.52% 37.04% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 91 52 110
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
388 162 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 56.15% 42.74% 62.89%
Number of salaries quoted 343 145 275
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,300 £47,500
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 27 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 73 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
1 73 (36.87%) Spring
2 58 (29.29%) SQL
3 50 (25.25%) J2EE
4 49 (24.75%) Hibernate
5 47 (23.74%) Scrum
6 45 (22.73%) HTML
7 43 (21.72%) Finance
8 41 (20.71%) C++
9 38 (19.19%) Software Engineering
10 36 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 35 (17.68%) Oracle
12 34 (17.17%) Web Services
13 33 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 30 (15.15%) Java EE
15 29 (14.65%) REST
16 27 (13.64%) QA
16 27 (13.64%) PHP
17 26 (13.13%) Tomcat
18 25 (12.63%) OO
19 23 (11.62%) Linux
19 23 (11.62%) XML
19 23 (11.62%) Android
19 23 (11.62%) Mentoring
20 22 (11.11%) .NET
21 21 (10.61%) Apple iOS
22 19 (9.60%) MySQL
22 19 (9.60%) HTTP
22 19 (9.60%) TDD
23 18 (9.09%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (13.13%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.58%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.56%) Apache
4 7 (3.54%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.53%) Node.js
6 4 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.02%) SAS
6 4 (2.02%) IIS
6 4 (2.02%) JBoss
6 4 (2.02%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.52%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.52%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) Confluence
8 2 (1.01%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.01%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (2.02%) SPSS
1 4 (2.02%) EViews
2 3 (1.52%) MS Project
2 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Staffware
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) HTTP
2 4 (2.02%) DNS
3 3 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.52%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.60%) MySQL
2 18 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.59%) MongoDB
4 15 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.57%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.03%) CouchDB
8 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.02%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.02%) Big Data
10 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.51%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 17 (8.59%) JUnit
2 15 (7.58%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.56%) Maven
5 9 (4.55%) Subversion
6 8 (4.04%) Selenium
7 7 (3.54%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.03%) Ant
9 4 (2.02%) NetBeans
9 4 (2.02%) Mockito
9 4 (2.02%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (2.02%) Gradle
9 4 (2.02%) Spock
10 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.52%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.52%) MSTest
10 3 (1.52%) JMeter
10 3 (1.52%) JIRA
11 2 (1.01%) FitNesse
General
1 43 (21.72%) Finance
2 14 (7.07%) Advertising
3 12 (6.06%) Banking
4 11 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.54%) Automotive
6 5 (2.53%) Retail
6 5 (2.53%) Billing
7 3 (1.52%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (59.60%) Developer
2 87 (43.94%) Java Developer
3 31 (15.66%) Senior Developer
4 27 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (8.59%) Analyst
7 16 (8.08%) Programmer
7 16 (8.08%) Android Developer
8 12 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 12 (6.06%) Java Programmer
9 10 (5.05%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Senior Android Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 8 (4.04%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (4.04%) Developer Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Programmer
11 8 (4.04%) Architect
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (36.87%) Spring
2 50 (25.25%) J2EE
3 49 (24.75%) Hibernate
4 45 (22.73%) HTML
5 34 (17.17%) Web Services
6 30 (15.15%) Java EE
7 29 (14.65%) REST
8 23 (11.62%) XML
9 22 (11.11%) .NET
10 16 (8.08%) Android SDK
11 15 (7.58%) iOS SDK
11 15 (7.58%) HTML5
12 14 (7.07%) SOAP
13 13 (6.57%) jQuery
14 11 (5.56%) Struts
14 11 (5.56%) JSP
15 10 (5.05%) Ajax
16 9 (4.55%) Spring MVC
16 9 (4.55%) Servlets
16 9 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.05%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.05%) Open Source
3 8 (4.04%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.04%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.02%) Clustering
7 3 (1.52%) Replication
7 3 (1.52%) Grid Computing
7 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.01%) GIS
8 2 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.51%) Economics
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.62%) Linux
1 23 (11.62%) Android
2 21 (10.61%) Apple iOS
3 17 (8.59%) Windows
4 15 (7.58%) UNIX
5 2 (1.01%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.74%) Scrum
3 38 (19.19%) Software Engineering
4 33 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 25 (12.63%) OO
6 23 (11.62%) Mentoring
7 19 (9.60%) TDD
8 18 (9.09%) BDD
9 17 (8.59%) OOP
10 16 (8.08%) MVC
10 16 (8.08%) Android Development
11 15 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.05%) Web Development
13 10 (5.05%) Release Management
13 10 (5.05%) OOD
14 9 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 9 (4.55%) iOS Development
15 8 (4.04%) Pair Programming
16 6 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.29%) SQL
2 41 (20.71%) C++
3 36 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.64%) PHP
5 17 (8.59%) C#
5 17 (8.59%) Objective-C
6 12 (6.06%) Perl
7 9 (4.55%) Python
7 9 (4.55%) Scala
8 8 (4.04%) Ruby
8 8 (4.04%) C
9 7 (3.54%) RPG
10 6 (3.03%) Erlang
11 4 (2.02%) Groovy
11 4 (2.02%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.02%) R
12 3 (1.52%) XAML
13 2 (1.01%) Golang
14 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (9.09%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.03%) VCP4
5 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.64%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Snort
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) OpenView
1 1 (0.51%) Nagios
1 1 (0.51%) OPNET
1 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 35 (17.68%) Oracle
2 11 (5.56%) BEA
3 7 (3.54%) TOWER Software
4 6 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.53%) IBM
6 4 (2.02%) Informatica
6 4 (2.02%) Lotus
6 4 (2.02%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.52%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.52%) HP
7 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.01%) VMware
9 1 (0.51%) NetScout
9 1 (0.51%) Zend
9 1 (0.51%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.51%) F5
9 1 (0.51%) NetQoS
9 1 (0.51%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago